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James’ season-high 39 points lead Lakers by Spurs, 143-138

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — LeBron James scored a season-high 39 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Los Angeles Lakers escaped with a 143-138 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night. San Antonio has lost eight straight, tied for the fourth-longest skid in franchise history. James matched a career high with seven 3-pointers. …

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England seek big improvement for Test vs South Africa who need win | Wales in turmoil vs injury-ravaged Australia | Rugby Union News

Wales are in turmoil ahead of facing an injury-ravaged Australia, while England seek big improvements vs South Africa It’s the final weekend of autumn internationals, as England seek a big improvement vs a South Africa side who need to win, while a Wales team in turmoil face an injury-ravaged Australia. Below, we look at some …

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For Tim Weah, a World Cup goal capped a family journey. Now he’s ready for England

Tim Weah of the United States celebrates after scoring the team’s goal during a World Cup match against Wales on November 21, 2022 in Doha, Qatar. Wales and the US finished 1-1. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images DOHA, Qatar- Anticipation is building for today’s World Cup match between the US and England, a titan of men’s soccer. …

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Stephen Curry scores 33 points as Warriors beat Jazz 129-118

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As Klay Thompson stays patient searching for his shot, the Golden State Warriors’ offense starts humming along like days of old. The snappy ball movement matters for the defending champions as they still strive to find defensive consistency. “It’s been fun to watch,” coach Steve Kerr said. “… “I loved Klay’s …

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Rangers face challenge of matching up with hungry Connor McDavid

If there is one justification for the NHL schedule matrix, in which every team plays home and away against all 16 non-conference opponents to the detriment of intradivision rivalries and playoff races, it’s that it means No. 97 for the Oilers will be on the Garden ice Saturday afternoon. Yes, Connor McDavid will be in …

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Cricket flourishes among Qatar World Cup migrant laborers

By JON GAMBRELL November 25, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/sports-soccer-international-cricket-qatar-3d84fe02ba81966e32a8944abb036972 DOHA, Qatar (AP) — As dawn broke Friday in Qatar, the laborers who built this energy-rich country’s World Cup soccer stadiums, roads and subway filled empty stretches of asphalt and sandlots to play the sport closest to their hearts — cricket. The sport that spread across the …

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England seek big improvement for Test vs South Africa who need win | Wales in turmoil vs injury-ravaged Australia | Rugby Union News

Wales are in turmoil ahead of facing an injury-ravaged Australia, while England seek big improvements vs South Africa It’s the final weekend of autumn internationals, as England seek a big improvement vs a South Africa side who need to win, while a Wales team in turmoil face an injury-ravaged Australia. Below, we look at some …

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