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West Bromwich Albion's Jay Rodriguez, left, battles for the ball with Brighton & Hove Albion's Lewis Dunk and Gaetan Bong, right, during the English Premier League soccer match against Brighton at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich, England, Saturday Jan. 13, 2018. (Nick Potts/PA via AP)
January 13, 2018 - 2:55 pm
WEST BROMWICH, England (AP) — The English Football Association is set to look into remarks allegedly made by West Bromwich Albion forward Jay Rodriguez to Brighton defender Gaetan Bong during their Premier League match on Saturday. Neither club has commented on the nature of Rodriguez's alleged...
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2017, file photo, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford stands on the field before an NFL football game against Cleveland Browns at Twickenham Stadium in London. The Vikings have activated Bradford from injured reserve, putting their original starter this season on the roster before their first playoff game against New Orleans. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
January 13, 2018 - 1:38 pm
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have activated quarterback Sam Bradford from injured reserve, putting their original starter this season on the roster before their first playoff game. The Vikings waived tight end Kyle Carter on Saturday to make room for Bradford, who last played at...
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Crystal Palace's Bakary Sako celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game against Burnley during the English Premier League soccer match at Selhurst Park, London, Saturday Jan. 13, 2018. (Daniel Hambury/PA via AP)
January 13, 2018 - 1:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — Burnley looked capable of providing the fairytale story of the English Premier League when it climbed into the Champions League qualification positions last month. Now the team's season is starting to unravel. A 1-0 loss at Crystal Palace on Saturday made it six games without a win...
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January 13, 2018 - 1:31 pm
PANEVEZYS, Lithuania (AP) — LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball went scoreless in their pro basketball debut, finishing a combined 0 for 7. The younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball played in the Lithuanian league for BC Prienai on Saturday. Their team lost 95-86 to Lietkabelis Panevezys...
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January 13, 2018 - 1:29 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian soccer champion Spartak Moscow was accused of racism on Saturday after tweeting a message which appeared to refer to its own black players as "chocolates." A video posted on the club's Twitter account showed Brazilian players Luiz Adriano, Pedro Rocha and Fernando exercising...
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FILE - In this July 28, 2017 file photo, Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan gestures during a news conference in Islamabad, Pakistan. Khan said Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 that meeting U.S. President Donald Trump would be a "bitter pill" to swallow should he become Pakistan's prime minister in elections later this year, but added "I would meet him." (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed, File)
January 13, 2018 - 12:27 pm
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Famed cricketer turned politician Imran Khan said Saturday that meeting U.S. President Donald Trump would be a "bitter pill" to swallow should he become Pakistan's prime minister in elections later this year, but added "I would meet him." In a press briefing, Khan, who has an...
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FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2017, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson hits a three-run home run against the Tampa Bay Rays during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Toronto. The hot corner figures to be smoking Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, when players and team swap proposed salaries in arbitration. Donaldson, Baltimore's Manny Machado, Washington's Anthony Rendon and the Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant were among the more than 170 players headed to the exchange. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
January 13, 2018 - 12:20 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Third baseman Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays agreed to a $23 million contract Friday, the largest one-year deal for an arbitration-eligible player. The 32-year-old, a three-time All-Star, topped the $21,625,000, one-year deal covering 2018 agreed to last May by outfielder...
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Watford's Abdoulaye Doucoure, right, battles for the ball with Southampton's Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg during the English Premier League soccer match at Vicarage Road, Watford, England, Saturday Jan. 13, 2018. (Steven Paston/PA via AP)
January 13, 2018 - 12:19 pm
Video assistant referees were deployed for the first time in domestic English soccer this week. Unfortunately for Southampton, they aren't being used in the Premier League. Southampton conceded a 90th-minute equalizer in its 2-2 draw at Watford on Saturday after Abdoulaye Doucoure forced the ball...
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Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski, left, talks to Alex O'Connell, seated top, and others on the bench during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Pittsburgh, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, in Pittsburgh. Duke won 87-52. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
January 13, 2018 - 12:15 pm
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski missed Saturday's game against Wake Forest because of a virus. Team officials made the announcement about the 70-year-old Hall of Fame coach about 40 minutes before tipoff. Associate head coach Jeff Capel is again running the team in his absence. Capel...
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Italy's Federica Brignone reacts after completing an alpine ski, women's World Cup super-G, in Bad Kleinkirchheim, Austria, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)
January 13, 2018 - 9:38 am
BAD KLEINKIRCHHEIM, Austria (AP) — After winning a women's World Cup super-G, Federica Brignone dedicated her victory to Italian teammate Elena Fanchini on Saturday. The 32-year-old Fanchini had to end her season because of a tumor, forcing her out of her fourth Olympics in Pyeongchang next month...
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