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Ho, ho, hut: NFL will play 3 games on Christmas for 1st time

Apr. 22, 2022 18:58 PM EDT

The NFL will capitalize on Christmas Day falling on a Sunday. The league will have three games on Dec. 25 for the first time: two in the afternoon on CBS and Fox, followed by a prime-time contest on NBC. NFL vice president of broadcasting Mike North revealed the tripleheader on a...

Sportscaster Kenny Albert will have memoir published in 2023

Apr. 21, 2022 09:54 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sportscaster Kenny Albert will cover a lot of territory in a memoir scheduled for next year. Albert, who has worked on everything from Stanley Cup finals and New York Knicks games to the Super Bowl and the Olympics, has a deal with Triumph Books for “A Mic for...

Too dusty: NASCAR working on visibility at dirty Bristol

Apr. 15, 2022 18:34 PM EDT

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kyle Busch took a long pause to carefully choose how to describe visibility Friday in the first practice on the dirt at Bristol Motor Speedway. “So far better, I guess?” Busch said. “But second half of that practice, you couldn't see. You put one car in...

Longtime NFL journalist John Clayton dies at age 67

Mar. 19, 2022 01:00 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Longtime NFL journalist John Clayton died Friday following a short illness. He was 67. The Seattle Seahawks announced the death for Clayton's family in a statement. Clayton worked for the team in recent years as a sideline reporter on radio broadcasts. ...

Syracuse's Jim Boeheim says there's a plan for retirement

Mar. 03, 2022 08:29 AM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim said Wednesday on a sports radio call-in show that there's a plan in place for when he steps down. “There’s a plan," Boeheim told ESPN Radio in Syracuse. “I’m just telling you there’s a plan." Boeheim did not...

Illinois Girls All-State Basketball Teams

Mar. 02, 2022 18:20 PM EST

The Illinois Associated Press all-state girls’ basketball teams as voted on by a statewide panel of sportswriters and broadcasters, listing name, school, height, academic year, position and points received. Players received five points for a first-team vote and three points for a second-team...