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Lakers top Spurs in James' return for first road victory

Nov. 25, 2022 23:20 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — LeBron James’ return from a five-game absence helped push the Los Angeles Lakers to their first road victory of the season. James scored 21 points, Anthony Davis had 25 points and 15 rebounds and the Lakers beat the San Antonio Spurs 105-94 on Friday night. ...

Arizona ends 5-game losing streak to Arizona State

Nov. 25, 2022 19:56 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jedd Fisch began his rebuild with enthusiasm and a vision for the future, pushing Arizona through a difficult first season. The second season saw the Wildcats take significant strides, on the recruiting trail and the football field. The...

Packers rookie OL Sean Rhyan gets 6-game suspension for PEDs

Nov. 25, 2022 19:34 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers rookie offensive lineman Sean Rhyan has been suspended without pay for six games for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. The penalty means the third-round draft pick out of UCLA must sit out the rest of the...

AP source: Nebraska closing in on Matt Rhule as coach

Nov. 25, 2022 19:29 PM EST

Nebraska and former Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule were finalizing a deal Friday to make him the Cornhuskers' coach. A person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press that after several days of discussions, Nebraska made Rhule an offer Thursday that...

Brissett faces pal Brady in possible last start for Browns

Nov. 25, 2022 19:07 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jacoby Brissett began his NFL career as one of Tom Brady's backups — and his shadow. As a rookie in 2016, Brissett spent one season with the New England Patriots and followed Brady everywhere he went, hoping to learn as much as he could from the best quarterback...

Bucs, Brady visit Browns looking for third straight win

Nov. 25, 2022 18:00 PM EST

TAMPA BAY (5-5) at CLEVELAND (3-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Buccaneers by 3 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Buccaneers 3-6-1; Browns 4-6. SERIES RECORD: Browns lead 6-4. LAST MEETING: Buccaneers beat...

Dach returns to Chicago, helps Montreal win 3-2 in shootout

Nov. 25, 2022 17:38 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Caufield, Nick Suzuki and Kirby Dach scored in the shootout to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Friday. Suzuki and Joel Edmondson scored in regulation for Montreal, which got its third win in four games. ...

QB wristbands a trending NFL topic after Carroll's comments

Nov. 25, 2022 15:22 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Whether Pete Carroll meant it as a barb for Russell Wilson or a bouquet for Geno Smith, the Seattle Seahawks coach made play-calling wristbands a hot topic in the NFL during a topsy-turvy season that has rattled the longstanding quarterback order. Carroll was talking...

Struggling Broncos, Panthers search for consistent QB play

Nov. 25, 2022 15:01 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers both made a concerted effort during the offseason to upgrade the quarterback position. But with the NFL season entering the stretch run, neither team has much to show for it. Russell Wilson has struggled...

Lions can't get a stop late as 3-game win streak ends

Nov. 24, 2022 18:02 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions came into Thanksgiving on their first three-game winning streak in five years, thanks to some clutch plays late in games. On Thursday, they had chances to stun the Buffalo Bills for a fourth straight win, but they couldn't quite do it. ...