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Tyler Seguin scores on Viktor Fasth with a wicked backhand

The pass from John Klingberg was just as nice to set things up. The Stars have been helping make the Oilers look rough and Tyler Seguin is just piling on. Seguin's breakaway goal in the second period gave Dallas a 2-1 lead and the move he made to beat Viktor Fasth made this special. Show More Summary

The announcer at the Cancun Challenge is soooooooo sunburnt

"Sunscreen? Pshh. Not like I'm gonna be on TV or anything." That's Steve Wolf of the CBS Sports Network, and, to be fair, it would be preposterous to expect somebody to go to Cancun and not relax on the beach a bunch. But at least try to do so in a way that doesn't leave your face pretty much the same color as Buzz Williams' Virginia Tech-colored shirt:

Texas freshman Myles Turner ties 52-year-old school record

The Longhorn big man hit 11-of-12 shot attempts Tuesday night, tying the school record for highest field goal percentage in a single game. Myles Turner hasn't broken into the starting lineup yet in his five-game Texas career, but that's all the time he needed to break into the school record book. The freshman big man, who was rated as the No. Show More Summary

Kenneth Faried dunk turns Nate Robinson into a rabid dog

Good dunk, better bench celebration Every team needs a Nate Robinson. (via @gifdsports)

Watch Giannis Antetokounmpo's Statue of Liberty pass to Jabari Parker

Let's comprehend what's happening here. Giannis Antetokounmpo is leading the break. Giannis Antetokounmpo is gliding in slow motion while palming the ball with his right hand like he's James Worthy going in for a Statue of Liberty dunk. Giannis...Show More Summary

Stephen Curry is too hot for the Heat

Every once in a while, Stephen Curry goes from extremely good to So Good He's Downright Unstoppable Serious This Is Stupid And Should Be Illegal good. Tuesday night against the Heat is one of those nights. He dropped 7 three-pointers through three quarters. Here's one that's just silly: (via @alexwtorres) And here's number 7: Once he starts shimmying, you know it's over.

Dominic Raiola will not be fined for cheap shot against Patriots

The Lions center said he has no regrets regarding his play against the Patriots Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola will not receive a punishment of any kind -- fine or suspension -- after being criticized for his play against the New...Show More Summary

John Klingberg scores against the Oilers from center ice

The ole knuckle-puck will get you every time. Edmonton Oilers goalie Viktor Fasth would like to have that one back. Dallas Stars rookie defenseman John Klingberg extended his point streak to five games by scoring that goal. Fasth had...Show More Summary

Oregon player has existential crisis mid-dunk attempt

Oregon's Elgin Cook gathered like he was gonna throw down a huge dunk, but didn't quite get the lift under him and had to change his plans in mid-air. It was already too late: Watch closely and you can see the exact moment he switches...Show More Summary

Yu Darvish cleared to begin throwing after MRI

The Rangers' No. 1 starter is healthy and set to continue his usual offseason workout program. Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish has been cleared to start throwing in early December after an MRI revealed no damage to his right elbow, the team announced Tuesday. Dr. Show More Summary

Blue Jackets gave up a Jets goal 9 seconds into the game

Bryan Little made it look way too easy. You don't usually see a team give up a goal in the opening nine seconds. For how things have gone for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, it almost makes too much sense. Winnipeg Jets forward...Show More Summary

Cubs reportedly offer Jon Lester 'north of $135 million'

Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer and company appear to have set the market for the top-ranked free agent. The Chicago Cubs offered free-agent starter Jon Lester a long-term contract worth in excess of $135 million, according to CSN Chicago'sShow More Summary

Karl-Anthony Towns is showing his ridiculous talent against UT-Arlington

Towns is doing it all for Kentucky. Kentucky's absurd collection of talent has been well documented, but freshman big man Karl-Anthony Towns is quickly establishing himself as the team's most talented player. Towns is making the most of his time on the floor against UT-Arlington on Tuesday, contributing in every facet of the game. Show More Summary

NHL Tuesday: Jonas Hiller, Ales Hemsky face off with former teams

Hiller squares off against the Ducks while Hemsky faces the Oilers. It's your typical Tuesday NHL night in that there are seven games to keep an eye on. What's atypical about it is there's one to really look out for and it's happening...Show More Summary

Goalkeeper lets rolling shot go right between his legs

Have a bad day? This will make you feel better. Sometimes you have a rough day. Maybe you had a work issue, maybe it was a personal problem, maybe you're just a Schalke fan. But this should cheer you up. At least you're not this Vietnam goalkeeper. Chin up!

John Calipari does a substitution dance

This is how you tell Trey Lyles to check in for Alex Poythress. Kentucky is playing UT Arlington on Tuesday and predictably opened up a big lead in the first half. John Calipari went to his second unit midway through the first half, but three straight turnovers forced Cal to pull the plug on the second platoon after just 1:42. Show More Summary

NBA schedule 2014: DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis meet again

Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins both played well when their teams met a week ago. They will square off again on Tuesday, this time in New Orleans. The Miami Heat have won two games in a row without Dwyane Wade, but a third consecutive...Show More Summary

Brett Anderson insults classy Lucas Harrell

Holiday spirit for everyone! Brett Anderson is a pretty decent pitcher when he's healthy. He's probably better than Lucas Harrell, who signed with a Korean team Tuesday after posting a 6.13 ERA in 166 innings over the past two seasons...Show More Summary

Chelsea trolls Arsenal's Champions League collapse

Remember that time that Arsenal was winning a Champions League match, 3-0, and lost? It was last matchday, which Chelsea were very aware of when they tweeted this. The Blues going for goal number four here aware that a 3-0 lead can be a dangerous one in the @ChampionsLeague. #CFCLive — Chelsea FC (@chelseafc) November 25, 2014 [fire emoji]

Aaron Hernandez's double-murder trial delayed

Aaron Hernandez's 2012 double murder trial, originally scheduled to begin in May, has been delayed until after his other murder trial is complete. A judge agreed Tuesday to delay the 2012 double murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, according to the Associated Press. Show More Summary

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