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A worker on Wednesday takes down a billboard advertising an NBA preseason basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in Shanghai.

The NBA has decided to stay silent for the remainder of its trip with the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in China. Click to read.Read more

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady passes under pressure from the New York Giants in the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, in Foxborough, Mass.

Tom Brady had two touchdown runs and moved ahead of Peyton Manning for second place on the NFL's all-time passing yards list as the New England Patriots pulled away for a 35-14 victory over the New York Giants on Thursday night.Read more

Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) reacts after an out against the Tampa Bay Rays during the seventh inning of Game 5 of a baseball American League Division Series in Houston,

Gerrit Cole pitched another playoff masterpiece and the Houston Astros jumped to a quick lead, turning back the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 Thursday night in Game 5 to set up a titanic showdown with the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series.Read more

Kyrie Irving

Brooklyn guard Kyrie Irving left the team's preseason game against the Los Angeles Lakers about one minute after tip-off after taking a hit to the face.Read more

A Chinese man talks on his phone next to a billboard showing players from the Brooklyn Nets outside the NBA flagship retail store on Oct. 9, 2019 in Beijing.

In response to the NBA defending Daryl Morey's freedom of speech, Chinese officials took it away from the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets. Click to read.Read more

A worker on Wednesday takes down a billboard advertising an NBA preseason basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets in Shanghai.

The NBA has postponed Wednesday's scheduled media sessions in Shanghai for the Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers, and it remains unclear if the teams will play in China this week as scheduled. Click to read.Read more

Aroldis Chapman

Aroldis Chapman threw just 70 pitches in September. Alone among major league teams, the Yankees never used a pitcher three days in a row during the regular season. Click to read.Read more

TOKYO (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league is not apologizing for Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's since-deleted tweet showing support for anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, even after China's state broadcaster canceled plans to show a pair of...Read more

Gleyber Torres

Gleyber Torres got New York going with a second-inning home run, scored on each of his two doubles and made a pair of sparkling defensive plays, fueling the Yankees to a 5-1 victory over Minnesota on Monday night to finish yet another sweep of the Twins and advance to the AL Championship Series...Read more

New York Jets' Luke Falk, left, is tackled by Philadelphia Eagles' Brandon Graham during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, in Philadelphia

Nate Gerry returned an interception for a score , Orlando Scandrick took a strip-sack the distance and the Philadelphia Eagles routed the New York Jets 31-6 on Sunday.Read more

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