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#US sports

# us-sports - Saturday 9 December, 2017

The New York Yankees are about to rock baseball with one of the biggest trades in years

It looks like Giancarlo Stanton is heading for the Big Apple.

# us-sports - Monday 4 December, 2017

More milestones for Tom Brady as the Patriots aren't pretty but get job done against Buffalo

Elsewhere, the Minnesota Vikings claimed an eighth straight win in Atlanta.

# us-sports - Sunday 3 December, 2017

The return of 'Flash' Gordon and your week 13 NFL preview

Some rare good news for the Browns in another terrible season.

# us-sports - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

ESPN to lay off about 150 behind-the-scenes employees

The ‘world wide leader’ has again slashed jobs today.

# us-sports - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

2 chains, 2 games: Talib and Crabtree will have a lot of time to think about what they've done

Both were handed two-game suspensions today for their brawl on Sunday.

# us-sports - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Vikings and Chargers could get their just deserts from a Thanksgiving feast of football

There are two good games on the menu for Thanksgiving 2017. And the Giants also host a game.

# us-sports - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Asking why Taylor is no longer the right fit for Buffalo and your week 11 NFL preview

It’s the last of the bye weeks in the NFL.

# us-sports - Friday 17 November, 2017

Celtics stretch winning streak to 14 games after epic comeback against Golden State Celtic Gold This post contains videos

Celtics stretch winning streak to 14 games after epic comeback against Golden State

Trailing 66-49, the Celtics won last night’s clash 92-88.

Pittsburgh show their Steel to drive AFC race TNF

Pittsburgh show their Steel to drive AFC race

The Steelers ran away from the Titans on Thursday Night Football.

# us-sports - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Analysis: Sometimes the best form of attack is the other team's defence

Rex Burkhead’s touchdown against the Bronocs was a masterclass in understanding the opposition.

# us-sports - Monday 13 November, 2017

Just hours after his baby son died, NFL player scores his first touchdown of the season RIP

Just hours after his baby son died, NFL player scores his first touchdown of the season

Marquise Goodwin’s infant son died due to complications from childbirth.

# us-sports - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Last-second field goal gives Steelers fourth straight win while the Saints continue to impress

Last-second field goal gives Steelers fourth straight win while the Saints continue to impress

Elsewhere, Minnesota had QB Case Keenum throw a career-high four TD passes as they beat Washington.

Life, the universe and your NFL week 10 preview

Minnesota @ Washington and Cowboys @ Falcons are two of Sunday’s highlights.

# us-sports - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Steph Curry is so good, he doesn't even need his hands to make three-pointers Splash Brothers This post contains videos

# us-sports - Friday 10 November, 2017

Victory comes at a high price as Seahawks down Cardinals

Seattle lost star cornerback Richard Sherman for the year.

# us-sports - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Forget Tony Romo, Louth's Tommy Smyth is making a name for himself as the new voice of the NFL

The Irish man has taken over as the voice of Thursday Night Football for Amazon this year.

# us-sports - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Nike left red-faced and vow to change NBA jerseys after players suffer 'wardrobe malfunctions'

This is the apparel giant’s first season after taking over the contract from Adidas.

# us-sports - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Baseball world mourns death of ex-MLB star Roy Halladay after his plane crashes in Florida RIP

Baseball world mourns death of ex-MLB star Roy Halladay after his plane crashes in Florida

The eight-time All-Star was just 40 years old and was known for his time with the Philadelphia Phillies and Toronto Blue Jays.

Lions prove more than a match for Rodgers-less Packers

Monday’s NFL clash was essentially over at half-time.

# us-sports - Monday 6 November, 2017

The Eagles scored so many touchdowns that they ran out of celebration fireworks NFL

The Eagles scored so many touchdowns that they ran out of celebration fireworks

Philadelphia are 8-1 and looking strong.

# us-sports - Sunday 5 November, 2017

This play sums up how catastrophically bad the New York Giants are right now NFL This post contains videos

This play sums up how catastrophically bad the New York Giants are right now

Here’s your round-up of Sunday evening’s early NFL action.

Injuries put a dampener on the season but the NFL carries on regardless

Deshaun Watson is just the latest big name causality of a cursed season.

# us-sports - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

'Mind-boggling' turnovers consign Broncos to defeat in Kansas NFL This post contains videos

'Mind-boggling' turnovers consign Broncos to defeat in Kansas

Trevor Siemian threw three interceptions as the Broncos fell 29 – 19.

# us-sports - Friday 27 October, 2017

Horror hit on Joe Flacco overshadows Ravens' rout of Dolphins NFL This post contains videos

Horror hit on Joe Flacco overshadows Ravens' rout of Dolphins

The blow sent Flacco’s helmet flying and triggered a melee involving players of both sides.

# us-sports - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

LeBron James thrives at point guard in win over Bulls Ballin' This post contains videos

LeBron James thrives at point guard in win over Bulls

Tyronn Lue made some tweaks to his new look Cavs team.

Dodgers scorch into World Series lead in gruelling heatwave-hit opener

Field temperatures reached 39 degrees in LA last night.

# us-sports - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Wentz soars as Eagles claim impressive win over Washington

The Philadelphia Eagles improved to 6-1 this season..

# us-sports - Friday 20 October, 2017

Dodgers demolish Cubs to reach first World Series since '88 MLB

Dodgers demolish Cubs to reach first World Series since '88

The Cubs’ dream of a second straight World Series after a 108-year drought was crushed by an 11-1 trouncing.

Carr and the Raiders hold nerve to hit last-gasp touchdown for one-point win over Chiefs Not In Kansas Any More This post contains videos

Carr and the Raiders hold nerve to hit last-gasp touchdown for one-point win over Chiefs

A dramatic finish came long after Marshawn Lynch was sent off for man-handling a referee.

'OK3' ensure Thunder roll over Knicks, Lonzo Ball's Lakers debut spoiled by Clippers NBA This post contains videos

'OK3' ensure Thunder roll over Knicks, Lonzo Ball's Lakers debut spoiled by Clippers

Patrick Beverley took particular delight in welcoming Lonzo’s “little young ass to the NBA”.

# us-sports - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Steve Kerr first unveiled the NBA's most lethal offence on a charcuterie board to an airport bartender

Almond Stephen Curry and Almond Klay Thompson sound deliciously effective.

# us-sports - Monday 9 October, 2017

With just 11 seconds left, Aaron Rodgers inspires Green Bay Packers to victory over Cowboys

Elsewhere, Ben Roethlisberger turned in his worst performance in more than 11 years as the Jaguars beat the Steelers.

# us-sports - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Giants' season goes from bad to worse with another loss and Odell Beckham's broken ankle Painful This post contains videos

Giants' season goes from bad to worse with another loss and Odell Beckham's broken ankle

He was one of four NY receivers to suffer injuries against the Los Angeles Chargers.

# us-sports - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

'We’ve offered victims thoughts and prayers for three decades. We need to offer something else'

Golden State Warriors’ coach Steve Kerr has been giving his thoughts on another mass shooting in America.

# us-sports - Monday 2 October, 2017

In case you were wondering, NFL players don't care about your fantasy football team

‘(Fans) don’t think about the effects that an injury will have to a guy’s mental capacity and what his family and what his mom and girlfriend and wife might be going through.’

# us-sports - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Week 4 of the NFL gives the top teams a real chance to separate from the rest

There are some big divisional match-ups this weekend.

# us-sports - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Adidas linked to FBI bribery investigation as several college basketball coaches arrested

An executive with the sportswear giant is accused of bribing high school students to play in adidas universities.

# us-sports - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

LeBron: 'The people run this country, not one individual. And damn sure not him' LBJ This post contains videos

LeBron: 'The people run this country, not one individual. And damn sure not him'

The NBA superstar doubled down on his criticism of US President Donald Trump.

Five Cardinals defenders couldn't stop Dez Bryant last night NFL This post contains videos

Five Cardinals defenders couldn't stop Dez Bryant last night

Dak Prescott inspired the Dallas Cowboys as they bounced back from their defeat against the Broncos.

# us-sports - Monday 25 September, 2017

Suddenly, football doesn't seem all that important as NFL players fight back

Eight underdogs won yesterday but the action before the games was more important than anything in them.