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New York Giants reportedly trim coaching search to three candidates

The New York Giants narrowed their coaching search to Josh McDaniels, Matt Patricia and Pat Shurmur, according to a report by the New York Post on Thursday. According to the newspaper, Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks did get past the first round of interviews. The report also said former Denver Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville and Steve Spagnuolo, ...

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Blake Griffin unlikely to play in Clippers-Warriors rematch

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors will seek to continue their recent mastery of the Los Angeles Clippers when the two top teams in the Pacific Division meet for the second time in five days on Wednesday night. The Warriors have beaten the Clippers 12 straight times, including 121-105 on Saturday afternoon in Los Angeles. Only three NBA teams ...

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Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton's return after big hit raises questions

Cam Newton‘s exit from the field and return to Sunday’s NFC wild-card game after taking a hard hit in the fourth quarter raised questions about whether the Carolina Panthers followed the NFL’s concussion protocol. “We are in contact now with the Panthers’ medical staff and we will not comment further until those conversations are completed,” the NFL said in a ...

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ESPN fires analysts Donovan McNabb, Eric Davis

Former NFL players Donovan McNabb and Eric Davis were fired by ESPN following an investigation of sexual misconduct allegations while the pair worked for the NFL Network. “They are no longer working for us,” ESPN said in a statement released Saturday. McNabb and Davis were among those named in a lawsuit by former NFL Network employee Jami Cantor, who sued ...

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Thunder's Russell Westbrook drops signature shoes, asking Why Not?

Jan. 5 (UPI) — Reigning NBA MVP Russell Westbrook definitely plays big, but he went even bigger with his signature shoe. Westbrook unveiled his Jordan Why Not Zer0.1 kicks on Wednesday against the Los Angeles Lakers. The Oklahoma City Thunder star also had 20 points, 12 assists and six rebounds in a 133-96 victory at the Staples Center. “You know, ...

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