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NHL revamps All-Star game format

The league has announced that it will hold a 3-on-3 tournament in which players will be grouped according to their team's division.


Keuchel, Arrieta win Cy Young award

The Chicago Cubs and the Houston Astros have a lot to celebrate.



A larger field and new course have been added, making the final, official tournament on the PGA TOUR in 2015 one to watch.


NFL set to defend $1B concussion settlement amid appeals

The NFL will ask a federal appeals court in Philadelphia to uphold a potential $1 billion plan to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.


Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Nov. 19.


Arrieta wins NL Cy Young Award; Keuchel earns AL honor

Houston lefty Dallas Keuchel won the AL Cy Young. Arrieta got 17 first-place votes for 169 points from the Baseball Writers' Association of America in results announced Wednesday.


Tigers acquire closer Rodriguez in trade with Milwaukee

Milwaukee receives minor league infielder Javier Betancourt and a player to be named.


Report: Sam Bradford has separated shoulder

Bradford was hurt in the third quarter when he was sacked by a Dolphin defender.

Flutie Parents Twitter

Ex-NFL QB Doug Flutie says both parents die in same hour

Flutie wrote on social media: "They say you can die of a broken heart and I believe it."


UEFA: Champions League schedule stays despite Paris attacks

The governing body says no clubs have contacted UEFA about potential changes to matches scheduled next Tuesday through Thursday.

Houston Rockets head coach Kevin McHale calls out from the bench in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans in New Orleans, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The Pelicans won 105-100.

Kevin McHale fired by Rockets after 4-7 start

McHale was in his fifth season with Houston and was coming off a 56-26 season where the Rockets reached the Western Conference finals for the first time since 1997.


Yahoo could be next target in NY daily fantasy sports probe

A probe by New York State's attorney general into the fast-growing, multibillion-dollar daily fantasy sports industry has been expanded to include online media giant Yahoo.


FIFA rejects Blatter, Platini appeals against 90-day bans

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini have lost their appeals against their 90-day bans for financial wrongdoing.


David Beckham is one good looking guy

The retired English soccer star, an international celebrity both on and off the field, was named the "Sexiest Man Alive."


Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Nov. 18.

Kentucky head coach John Calipari speaks to reporters during the team's NCAA college basketball media day, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Lexington, Ky.

No. 2 Kentucky and No. 4 Kansas beat rated teams.

Tyler Ulis had 18 points and six assists, and No. 2 Kentucky used its speed and athleticism to hold off No. 5 Duke for a 74-63 victory in the Champions Classic


Cotto loses 160-pound title in advance of fight with Alvarez

The WBC said Tuesday it has stripped Cotto of the title for not agreeing to the organization's rules, which reportedly included paying a sanctioning fee to the organization in return for the WBC title being at stake in the middleweight showdown.

Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister, right, questions a call made by home plate umpire Laz Diaz, left, during the 14th inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, April 12, 2015. The Astros won 6-4 in extra innings.

Jeff Banister & Joe Maddon selected Managers of the Year

Texas' Jeff Banister was given the AL honor, the fifth first-year big league manager to win the award. Maddon becomes the seventh manager to win the award three times and the seventh to earn it in both leagues.

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz

Report: Boston’s David Ortiz to retire following 2016

Ortiz, affectionately known as Big Papi, has spent 19 years in Major League Baseball, 14 of them in Boston.

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