Saturday, 19 Jan 2019
Author: ESPN

Sources: Nuggets hopeful of Feb. return for IT

7:20 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN There is optimism that former All-Star guard Isaiah Thomas will make his debut with the Denver Nuggets prior to the mid-February All-Star break, league sources told ESPN on Friday. Thomas has been gathering momentum in his rehabilitation process from hip surgery in March, and there’s hope among Thomas and the […]

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Kerr says Warriors won’t slow down for Cousins

7:00 PM ET LOS ANGELES — Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins, who has not played in almost a year as he recovered from a torn left Achilles tendon, will not have a minutes restriction during his season debut Friday night against the LA Clippers. But to remain on the floor, Cousins will have to […]

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Dominican teen leads Latin American Amateur

5:11 PM ET Associated Press LA ROMANA, Dominican Republic — Juan Cayro Delgado shot a 4-under 68 on Friday to give the Dominican Republic gallery something to cheer as he took a one-shot lead going into the weekend at the Latin American Amateur Championship. Delgado is making his Latin American Amateur debut, though he has […]

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Iowa State rehires Manning after stint with Colts

4:49 PM ET Associated Press AMES, Iowa — Iowa State rehired Tom Manning as its offensive coordinator on Friday. Manning, who spent last season on the staff of the Indianapolis Colts, is returning to Ames to run the Cyclones offense under fourth-year coach Matt Campbell. Manning was Iowa State’s coordinator in 2016 and 2017. The […]

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Badgers renew Chryst’s deal through ’23 season

4:56 PM ET Associated Press MADISON, Wis. — The Wisconsin Badgers renewed football coach Paul Chryst’s five-year contract through January 2024 on Friday. Chryst is entering his fifth season with the Badgers, who wrapped up a relatively disappointing season at 8-5 (5-4 Big Ten) with a dominating 35-3 win in the Pinstripe Bowl over Miami. […]

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Chiefs’ Berry feels ‘pretty good,’ to play vs. Pats

4:21 PM ET KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry was not designated as having an injury in Friday’s practice report, meaning he’ll be able to play in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots. Berry went through a full week of practice, saying “I feel pretty good.” Said Chiefs […]

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Source: Saints’ Watson inactive for NFC champ.

4:04 PM ET New Orleans Saints tight end Ben Watson will be inactive against the Rams in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, according to a source. Sunday’s home game might not be the final one for the New Orleans RB drafted at No. 28 in 2011 — that is, if he has any say […]

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Carlisle reaches out to Smith, wants him back

2:14 PM ET Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle on Friday said he has tried to reach out to point guard Dennis Smith Jr. and would “love to have him back.” Sources told ESPN on Thursday that the Mavericks are optimistic that they can reconcile and move forward with Smith Jr., who has recently expressed that […]

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Record 135 underclassmen declare for NFL draft

4:25 PM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — A record number of college football players are bypassing their remaining years of eligibility to enter the NFL draft. The 135 players forgoing eligibility surpasses the 119 from last year. The NFL released the official list on Friday. There are 103 underclassmen eligible for the April 25-27 […]

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