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Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Another Record

Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks Another Record. During Ronaldo's 600th league game on Feb. 2, . he became the first player in Europe's top five leagues to score at least 20 goals over 12 consecutive seasons. The milestone came as he made the third goal in Juventus' 3-0 victory against Spezia. The first two goals were made by Alvaro Morata and Federico Chiesa. Juventus currently sits in third place in Italy's Serie A. Ronaldo remains the top scorer in Serie A with 20 goals in 21 league games this season

NCAA bubble trouble: Pandemic pushes mid-majors…

The wealthiest conferences hoarding valuable at-large bids to the NCAA men's basketball tournament has been a trend since the early 2010s

The Latest: Penguins captain Sidney Crosby…

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has been cleared to return after spending two days in the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol

JJ Watt to Sign 2-Year Contract With Arizona…

JJ Watt to Sign 2-Year Contract With Arizona Cardinals . Watt and the Cardinals both made the announcement on March 1. . According to an anonymous source, the deal is worth $31 million, including $23 million guaranteed. Watt left the Houston Texans on Feb. 12 after spending a decade with the team. He will rejoin former Texans teammate DeAndre Hopkins and former Texans defensive backs coach Vance Joseph. According to ESPN Stats & Information, Watts ranked 15th out of 119 qualified pass-rushers in pass rush win rate in 2020

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EuroLeague still hoping for fans to attend its…

EuroLeague CEO Jordi Bertomeu is an optimistic person by nature

Lillard's late 3 gives Blazers 108-106 win over…

Damian Lillard hit a deep 3-pointer with 13.7 seconds left to give the Portland Trail Blazers a hard-fought 108-106 victory over the Golden State Warriors

Tiger Woods Makes First Public Statement Since…

Tiger Woods Makes First Public Statement Since Crash. On Sunday, Tiger Woods took to social media to speak out for the first time since his car accident. The golf pro sustained a number of injuries in the crash on February 23 and had to undergo extensive surgery to his right leg. . In his message to Twitter, Woods said it was “touching” to see his fellow golfers paying tribute to him. . It is hard to explain how touching today was when I turned on the tv and saw all the red shirts, Tiger Woods, via Twitter. A number of PGA Tour golfers honored Woods at the WGC-Workday Championship by wearing Woods’ signature red shirt and black pants combo. . Among those who paid tribute were Tommy Fleetwood, Cameron Champ, Tony Finau and Rory McIlroy. To every golfer and every fan, you are truly helping me get through this tough time, Tiger Woods, via Twitter

Villanova wins Big East title; McDermott coaches…

Justin Moore scored 24 points and helped No. 10 Villanova capture the Big East title with a 72-60 win over No. 14 Creighton

James Harden has triple-double in Houston return…

James Harden had a triple-double with 29 points, 10 rebounds and 14 assists in the first meeting with his former Houston teammates and the Brooklyn Nets won 132-114 on Wednesday night to hand the Rockets their 13th straight loss

Tiger Woods Is 'Awake and Responsive' After Crash

Tiger Woods Is 'Awake and Responsive' After Crash . Woods' vehicle crashed and rolled over in Los Angeles on the morning of Feb. 23. Los Angeles County Fire Chief Daryl Osby said Woods was conscious and stable when he was removed from the car. Anish Mahajan, chief medical officer and interim CEO at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. said Woods "suffered significant orthopaedic injuries to his right lower extremity" and needed emergency surgery. A rod was inserted into his leg, and his foot and ankle were stabilized with screws and pins. Woods' team said he is currently "awake, responsive and recovering in his hospital room.". The cause of the crash is under investigation, but Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Woods didn't exhibit any signs of impairment at the time

Embiid, Harris lead 76ers to OT victory over Jazz

Joel Embiid had 40 points and 19 rebounds and hit a tying 3-pointer late in regulation, and Tobias Harris scored 11 of his 22 points in overtime to lead the Philadelphia 76ers past the Utah Jazz 131-123

Mavs star Doncic sits out against Thunder with…

Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic sat out a victory over Oklahoma City on Wednesday night, sidelined by lower back tightness that coach Rick Carlisle says shouldn't cost him his second All-Star appearance this weekend

Tiger Woods in Surgery After Suffering Multiple…

Tiger Woods in Surgery After Suffering Multiple Leg Injuries in Car Accident. Tiger Woods was injured in a single-car crash on Tuesday morning near Los Angeles. . The L.A. County Sheriff’s Department released a statement detailing the accident on Twitter. They said emergency personnel responded to the roll-over traffic collision at approximately 7:12 AM. . Woods’s SUV suffered “major damage” and he had to be extricated from the wreckage by firefighters and paramedics with the “jaws of life.” . He was then transported to a local hospital via ambulance for his injuries. According to his agent Mark Steinberg, Woods suffered “multiple leg injuries” and is currently in surgery. . Tiger Woods was in a single-car accident this morning in California where he suffered multiple leg injuries. He is currently in surgery and we thank you for your privacy and support, Mark Steinberg, to ‘Golf Digest’. Cops are unsure what caused the accident and an investigation is underway. . Woods was reportedly in the area for the Genesis Invitational, which was held at Riviera Country Club. . He did not play in the tournament due to his recent back surgery, but he was present to congratulate the tournament’s winner, Max Homa.

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South Carolina: Ex-NBA star's Trustee vote shows…

The University of South Carolina's first African American basketball star, Alex English, has been reelected as a trustee at his alma mater

The Latest: Boston's Charlie Coyle enters NHL…

Boston Bruins forward Charlie Coyle has entered the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol

Aaron Rodgers to Guest Host 10 'Jeopardy…

Aaron Rodgers to Guest Host 10 'Jeopardy!' Episodes. Since Alex Trebek's passing last November, . a slew of guest 'Jeopardy!' hosts are slated to fill in until a permanent replacement is named. Rodgers will take a turn as guest host starting April 5. His 10-episode stint will follow Dr. Oz's time at the helm. Rodgers appeared on 'Celebrity Jeopardy!' in 2015 and won $50,000 for the MACC Fund. One of my idols growing up was Alex Trebek, Aarond Rodgers, via 'USA Today'. In other Rodgers-related news, actress Shailene Woodley recently confirmed her engagement to the Green Bay Packers quarterback. Yes, we are engaged. But for us, it's not new news, you know? ... We've been engaged for a while, Shailene Woodley, on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'. I don't know him as a football guy. I know him as, like, the nerd who wants to host 'Jeopardy!' That's the dude I know, Shailene Woodley, on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Oklahoma St. freshman Cunningham breaking out…

Oklahoma State freshman star Cade Cunningham’s maturation process accelerated quickly in a pair of critical games against rival Oklahoma

Vanessa Bryant still perseveres after Kobe…

Vanessa Bryant says she is focused on “finding the light in darkness” in an emotional story in People magazine

Naomi Osaka Defeats Jennifer Brady to Win 2021…

Naomi Osaka Defeats Jennifer Brady to Win 2021 Australian Open. On Saturday, Naomi Osaka beat Jennifer Brady in straight sets to win the 2021 Australian Open Women’s Final. . The match took less than two hours and the final score was 6-4, 6-3. . Brady praised the 23-year-old in a statement to ESPN, saying she “played really well” and “hit good shots.” . Osaka also spoke well of Brady during an on-court interview, saying that her “growth” has been “really cool” to see. . This is Osaka’s second Australian Open win and her fourth overall title win in her past eight Slam appearances. She is the first woman to win her first four major finals in the past 30 years since Monica Seles. Osaka is currently on a 21-match win streak and only trails Serena Willams and Venus Williams for active players with the most Slam titles. . Serena has 23 titles and Venus has seven.

Suns overcome Booker's ejection, hold off Lakers…

Dario Šarić scored 10 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, Mikal Bridges added 19 and the Phoenix Suns overcame Devin Booker’s ejection for a 114-104 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers

Intense No. 4 Illinois makes statement, drubs No…

Andre Curbelo scored 11 of his 17 points in the first half, and No. 4 Illinois dismantled No. 2 Michigan with a smothering defensive performance, routing the Wolverines 76-53

2021 NBA All-Star Game Captains and Starters…

2021 NBA All-Star Game Captains and Starters Revealed . The captains and starters were announced on Feb. 18 based on votes by fans, media and players. LeBron James and Kevin Durant will serve as captains this year. The starters are Kyrie Irving, Bradley Beal, Giannis Antetokounmpo. Joel Embiid, Stephen Curry, Luka Doncic. Kawhi Leonard and Nikola Jokic. Reserve players will be announced on Feb. 23 on TNT and the draft will be broadcast on Mar. 4. . The 2021 NBA All-Star Game will take place in Atlanta on Mar. 7. James previously said he had "zero excitement" about the game and considered it to be a "slap in the face" since players were led to believe an All-Star Game wouldn't be taking place this season

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No. 3 Baylor clinches B12 title in OT, 94-89 over…

Third-ranked Baylor beat No. 6 West Virginia 94-89 in overtime Tuesday to clinch its first Big 12 regular-season championship

Creighton coach McDermott apologizes for…

Creighton coach Greg McDermott has apologized for urging his players to “stay on the plantation” in a postgame locker room talk following a loss over the weekend

Eagles Reportedly Trade QB Carson Wentz to Colts

Eagles Reportedly Trade QB Carson Wentz to Colts . According to ESPN, Wentz has been traded for a 2021 third-round pick and a conditional 2022 second-round pick. Wentz, 28, will replace retired Philip Rivers as starting quarterback for the Colts. He will also be reunited with Frank Reich, who was the Eagles' offensive coordinator prior to taking a job with the Colts. Last season was Wentz's worst statistically in all of his NFL career. He completed 251 of 437 passes for 2,620 yards with 16 touchdowns and 15 interceptions in 12 starts. In addition to this trade, the Eagles appear to be making some big changes, as head coach Doug Pederson was recently fired