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5 Favorite Phillip Hughes Moments

Here is a look at five great innings from Phil Hughes's career, which had so much more to offer before his life was cut tragically short.

Chess Legend Kasparov to Face Japanese Shogi Master Habu

Video portal provider Dwango Co. said it will host a chess game between former world champion Garry Kasparov and shogi (Japanese chess) master Yoshiharu Habu.

Odell Beckham Jr.’s Catch and the Rules of Thanksgiving Touch Football — Podcast

Jason Gay on Thanksgiving family touch football week and the instant overreaction on everything in sports.

College Football Pick of the Week: Mississippi State at Ole Miss

PredictionMachine breaks down the Egg Bowl matchup between Mississippi State and Ole Miss.

Swiss Side Dumps Entire Starting 11

FC Grenchen, a fourth-division team in central Switzerland, sacked all of its starters five minutes after losing to FC Luzern II by a score of 10-0 earlier this month.

Pablo Sandoval Agrees to Deal With the Boston Red Sox

Pablo Sandoval agreed to a five-year contract with the Boston Red Sox on Monday.

Browns Fan Alleges Attack by Manziel Associate

A Cleveland Browns fan says he was attacked by members of Johnny Manziel’s entourage early Saturday morning after he tried to approach the rookie quarterback in a downtown hotel.

Kansas City’s Eric Berry to Miss Rest of the Season

The Kansas City Chiefs on Monday said that star safety Eric Berry has been placed on the non-football injury list with a “mass on the right side of his chest."

Soviet Hockey Coach Viktor Tikhonov Dies at 84

Victor Tikhonov Associated Press Viktor Tikhonov, one of the most successful and renowned international hockey coaches in history, died Sunday in Moscow after a prolonged illness. He was 84. During his 14-year tenure as the coach of the Soviet national team, Tikhonov won eight world championships, as well as Olympic gold in 1984 and 1988. Show More Summary

Odell Beckham Jr.’s Catch and the Rules of Thanksgiving Touch Football — Podcast

Getty Images The immediate reaction to New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr.’s catch on Sunday night football on social media was that it was the “greatest catch” of all time. Jason Gay joins the Sports Retort podcast to discuss how it’s easy to get caught up in the moment in today’s sports environment. Show More Summary

How Bout Them Cowboys?

In the 21st century, ripping on the Dallas Cowboys has been a pastime as American as apple pie and tax fraud.

How Pacquiao Might Be Vulnerable Against Mayweather

Is there anything that Floyd Mayweather might have seen this weekend’s fight to embolden him to make the fight with Manny Pacquiao?

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Chris Algieri Via Unanimous Decision

Live analysis of the boxing match between Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 knockouts) and Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 knockouts).

Magnus Carlsen Repeats at World Chess Championship

Magnus Carlsen successfully defended his title at the World Chess Championship in Sochi, Russia, on Sunday.

Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri Live Blog

Live analysis of the boxing match between Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 knockouts) and Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 knockouts).

Rosberg Has the Pole, but Hamilton Is Right Behind at Abu Dhabi

Nico Rosberg gave himself the best chance to snatch the Formula One world championship away from his Mercedes teammate, Lewis Hamilton, by securing pole position for Sunday’s season finale in Abu Dhabi. But Hamilton will be right on his tail when the race begins.

When NFL Games Have to Move

It doesn't happen often, but the relocation of the New York Jets-Buffalo Bills game isn't the first time that Mother Nature has forced the NFL to change its plans.

How MIT Formed a Marching Band in 1978

At MIT, starting a marching band was as complex as fielding a football team.

Kentucky: Best College Team Ever? Or Most Overhyped Ever?

John Calipari's new team is so intimidating it could almost compete in the NBA. But we have seen this before, too.

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