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The Latest: Dalvin Cook out for game with shoulder injury

Nov. 28, 2021 19:10 PM EST

The Latest from Week 12 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:10 p.m. Minnesota Vikings running Dalvin Cook has been taken off the field on a cart after injuring his shoulder in the third quarter against the San Francisco 49ers. He...

Eagles grounded by own mistakes against Giants, 4 turnovers

Nov. 28, 2021 19:04 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles seemingly had everything in front of them after winning two straight and three of the last four. They were back in the playoff hunt and had a schedule that featured only one game against a team with a winning record....

Giants' defense smothers Eagles 13-7, gets 3 picks

Nov. 28, 2021 17:54 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — On a day the team retired the No. 92 jersey of Hall of Famer Michael Strahan, the New York Giants' defense appropriately make life miserable for the Philadelphia Eagles. The defense intercepted Jalen Hurts three times, forced four turnovers...

Timberwolves spoil Embiid's 76ers return with 2OT victory

Nov. 27, 2021 23:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — D’Angelo Russell scored 35 points and had a decisive steal and assist in the final seconds of the second overtime in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 121-120 victory over Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. Embiid had 42 points...

76ers' Joel Embiid returns after 9-game COVID-19 absence

Nov. 27, 2021 18:19 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid returned Saturday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves after missing nine games because of COVID-19 protocols. The four-time All-Star hadn’t played since Nov. 6, with the 76ers going 2-7 without him. Embiid...

NHL postpones 2 Islanders games amid COVID-19 outbreak

Nov. 27, 2021 16:22 PM EST

The NHL has postponed two more games for coronavirus-related reasons, making it five so far this season. Upcoming New York Islanders games Sunday at the Rangers and Tuesday at the Philadelphia Flyers were postponed after additional members of the team went into the...

Sebastian Aho scores twice, Hurricanes beat Flyers 6-3

Nov. 26, 2021 19:13 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sebastian Aho scored twice, Jesperi Kotkaniemi had a goal and an assist, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-3 on Friday. Jesper Fast, Steven Lorentz and Andrei Svechnikov also scored for the Metropolitan Division-leading...

Barkley says coaches asked players for input on offense

Nov. 26, 2021 18:29 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The firing of Jason Garrett as New York Giants offensive coordinator isn't going to drastically change the way the team plays when it has the ball. Star running back Barkley admitted Friday there might be a few new wrinkles on offense and...

Stray bullet kills Pennsylvania man at Thanksgiving dinner

Nov. 26, 2021 16:56 PM EST

NORRISTOWN, Pennsylvania (AP) — A man eating Thanksgiving dinner inside a home in the Philadelphia suburbs was killed by a stray bullet that pierced a window, authorities said. The victim, Edilberto Miguel Palaez Moctezuma, 25, was shot in the torso just before 9:30...

Run-happy Eagles go for third in row vs. reeling Giants

Nov. 26, 2021 15:58 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (5-6) at NEW YORK GIANTS (3-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Eagles by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Eagles 6-5; Giants 5-5. SERIES RECORD: Eagles lead...