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Chelsea sign Higuain on loan, Morata set 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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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.

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Memorable comeback or great collapse? A closer look at Serena's loss Down Under

Was Serena Williams feeling the pressure or was Karolina Pliskova too good during a stunning turn of events at the Australian Open? In reality, it was both.

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Day 11 Australian Open preview: Can Danielle Collins keep her dream run alive?

Danielle Collins has a big test ahead of her in the Australian Open semifinals. So does Rafael Nadal. Here are the big stories ahead of Day 11.

NBA

From Ontario to the NBA: How Jamal Murray was raised to be a star

The Denver Nuggets guard has been fighting his whole life to be exactly where he is today -- at the core of a surprise upstart battling the Warriors for Western Conference supremacy.

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Why 'day-to-day' LeBron matters in Vegas

Will LeBron's lingering injury spur changes in the way the NBA reports player injuries in the future?

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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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Lowe: Biggest All-Star debates, and 12 picks for each conference

Zach Lowe gets into the big All-Star debates -- Russ, Luka, how many stars on contenders? -- and reveals his final ballot.

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George drops 36, snags 5 steals in win vs. Blazers

Paul George scores 36 points and collects five steals in the Thunder's 123-114 win over the Blazers.

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Doncic comes up clutch in Mavs' win

Luka Doncic drops 17 points, including a late jumper to seal the win for the Mavericks in a 106-98 win over the Clippers.

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Towns goes off in Timberwolves' win

Karl-Anthony Towns leads the Timberwolves to 118-91 win vs. the Suns with 25 points, 18 rebounds and 7 assists.

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