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Torrid Harden lights up MSG with career-best 61

James Harden scored a career-high 61 points, tying Kobe Bryant's mark for a visiting opponent at the current Madison Square Garden, and the Rockets edged the Knicks 114-110 on Wednesday night.

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Pacers fear Oladipo lost for season

A preliminary exam has left the Pacers fearful that Victor Oladipo suffered a season-ending right knee injury Wednesday night against Toronto.

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Australian Open

LIVE: Pliskova, Osaka going to a decider; winner advancing to final

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Day 12 Australian Open preview: Can Pouille pull off a major upset against Djokovic?

Lucas Pouille is going to have an uphill battle against world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open semis. But that doesn't mean the Frenchman can't pull off an upset.

English Premier League

Chelsea sign Higuain on loan, Morata to leave

Gonzalo Higuain was Maurizio Sarri's No. 1 target in the January transfer window as a replacement for Alvaro Morata, who is set to leave on loan.

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Morata's request forced Chelsea to market - Sarri

"He wanted to play in another team, so it was really very difficult for him to give us the 100 percent," Chelsea boss Sarri said of Morata.

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Transfer Talk: Skriniar dismisses United move

Manchester United look set to miss out on one of their transfer targets, as the centre-back commits to stay at Inter. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Is Frenkie de Jong worth the money for Barcelona?

With Frenkie de Jong's move from Ajax to Barcelona now official, ESPN FC's Julien Laurens gives his take on how he will fit in at the Camp Nou.

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Rumour Rater: Arsenal to get Gelson Martins?

The transfer window is heating up! David Amoyal has the latest including Gelson Martins to Arsenal and PSG's boss looking to raid his former club.

Aguero goal earns City 10-0 aggregate win over Burton

Manchester City just scored the one in their Carabao Cup semifinal second leg against Burton Albion, but it was enough to earn the holders a 10-0 aggregate victory and place in the final for the third time in four seasons.

Should teams run up the score like Man City?

Should you worry about embarrassing your opposition or score as many goals as you can? Man City-Burton provided the perfect test case for debate.

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Football

Inside Ajax's dream factory: How de Jong & de Ligt became superstars

Losing a superstar isn't a make-or-break moment for Ajax. In fact, it's by design. We go inside the club to see how the dream factory works.

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Barca sign De Jong from Ajax, joins in summer

Frenkie de Jong had been a target for a number of top clubs across Europe such as Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Bayern Munich.

Do Ajax have the best academy in world football?

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Super Bowl LIII

Super Bowl LIII could begin a new dynasty

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'That's all coach Wade': Rams D hitting its stride in time for Super Bowl

They paid big for free agents, trades and contract extensions and it looked uncertain. But in the playoffs, L.A.'s defense has been worth every penny.

Patriots' D can limit top weapon, but balanced Rams present challenge

After shutting down the Chiefs' Tyreek Hill, the Patriots now face an explosive offense that includes ex-teammate Brandin Cooks.

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