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NFL at 100: Eagles upset Patriots, give Philly a special win

Nov. 12, 2019 2:08 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rookie running back Corey Clement took the snap out of shotgun formation, rolled to his left and pitched the ball to third-string tight end Trey Burton, who caught it coming off the end, ran a few steps and floated a pass to backup quarterback Nick Foles in the end zone for a touchdown....

Analysis: Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear

Nov. 12, 2019 1:32 AM EST

Dion Waiters leads the Miami Heat in suspensions and headlines this season. And his future is very unclear. Waiters won't be with the Heat for at least nine more games — his 10-game suspension for repeated conduct deemed detrimental to the team started Friday when Miami visited the Los Angeles Lakers...

Spurs retire Parkers' jersey in emotional ceremony

Nov. 12, 2019 12:57 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Boris Diaw was rightly concerned about the well-being of a scrawny 19-year-old kid moving to a new country and attempting to compete against the game's best in the NBA. One odd Christmas dinner that turned into an impromptu film session helped Diaw realize his friend and French teammate,...

Harden scores 39 points as Rockets beat Pelicans 122-116

Nov. 12, 2019 12:21 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As usual, scoring comes in concentrated bursts for James Harden. Harden scored 19 of his 39 points in the fourth quarter and the Houston Rockets beat the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans 122-116 Monday night. The NBA's leading scorer has averaged 40.6 points in his last eight games, but...

Protections for 660,000 immigrants on line at Supreme Court

Nov. 12, 2019 12:16 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Protections for 660,000 immigrants are on the line at the Supreme Court. The justices are hearing arguments Tuesday on the Trump administration's bid to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that shields immigrants brought to the U.S. as children from deportation and...

Chandler with 17, Texas A&M rallies past UL-Monroe 63-57

Nov. 11, 2019 11:42 PM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M welcomed back forward Josh Nebo from injury, perhaps the difference between a win and loss on Monday night for the Aggies. "Nebo is a big force down low," A&M guard Jay Jay Chandler said following the Aggies' 63-57 comeback victory over Louisiana-Monroe....

Walker gets hot late, scores 29 as Celtics beat Mavs 116-106

Nov. 11, 2019 11:36 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Kemba Walker took on some extra responsibility at the offensive end in Boston's first game since Gordon Hayward broke his left hand. Walker made a trio of key 3-pointers in the fourth quarter and finished with 29 points, Jaylen Brown added 25 points and 11 rebounds, and the Celtics beat the...

Vanderbilt improves to 2-0 with win over Corpus Christi

Nov. 11, 2019 11:21 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Aaron Nesmith and Saben Lee are both off to a good start this season and so is Vanderbilt. Nesmith scored 21 points and Lee came off the bench to score 15 with eight assists to lead the Commodores to a 71-66 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Monday night. "(Nesmith) is a...

Texas Rio Grande Valley tops Howard Payne 93-42

Nov. 11, 2019 11:20 PM EST

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Quinton Johnson II came off the bench to score 19 points to lead Texas Rio Grande Valley to a 93-42 win over Howard Payne on Monday night. Johnson II hit 5 of 7 3-pointers. Jordan Jackson had 15 points for Texas Rio Grande Valley (1-1). Anthony Bratton added 10 points. Javon Levi had...

Jackson, Grizzlies spoil Parker's night, beat Spurs 113-109

Nov. 11, 2019 11:18 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jaren Jackson Jr.'s inconsistency has mirrored that of the Memphis Grizzlies. Jackson put together his best all-around performance Monday night and it resulted in Memphis' most satisfying victory and first road win. Jackson had 24 points and the Grizzlies put a damper on Tony Parker's...