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Love, Hate and why 'Die Hard' is a Christmas movie

The debate about the iconic film continues, so Matthew states his case and also provides his usual fantasy football lineup advice for Week 15. Read more >>

Kisner on Reed's former teammates: 'They all hate him'

Kevin Kisner was clear to Golf Digest: Patrick Reed doesn't have any friends from his old days at Georgia and Augusta State. Kisner did not hold back. Read more >>

After disastrous start, Scott Frost thinking big for future

The Cornhuskers and Scott Frost believe they turned the corner with four wins after an 0-6 start in 2018. Read more >>

The legendary QB breaks down the signal-callers of today's game

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Lakers frustrated at refs, resort to hands-free D

Several Lakers players purposely held their hands behind their backs on a series of defensive possessions to make a point to the refs in Thursday's 126-111 loss to the Rockets. Read more >>

History repeating? Nick Foles could lead another underdog charge

It was a year ago in L.A. where Foles stepped in for an injured Carson Wentz and started his Super Bowl ride, which might come full circle on Sunday. Read more >>

How to make the winter meetings great again

The week went by with very little Las Vegas flair. Here are some ideas to turn baseball's annual offseason snoozefest into a spectacle worthy of its billing. Read more >>

Sherman unfazed by Clark's 'era is over' talk

49ers cornerback Richard Sherman said Thursday that he wasn't bothered by Frank Clark's comments that his "era was over" in Seattle. "The era was over in my mind. Obviously. I'm here," he said. Read more >>

Sources: Eagles' Wentz has fractured vertebra

Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has a fractured vertebra that won't need surgery but might keep him out for the rest of the season, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Read more >>

Inside the weirdest winter meetings yet

This year's winter meetings were supposed to be a major event, a coronation for Vegas' hometown hero. Instead, even the rumor market crashed. The problem? Reality. Read more >>

Hart vows to be better in rematch with 'Zurdo' Ramirez

Since Jesse Hart left the ring following his decision loss to "Zurdo" Ramirez in 2017, he has had one thing on his mind: a rematch. Read more >>

Two-point conversion propels Chargers into postseason

Mike Williams caught a touchdown and a two-point conversion with 4 seconds left to lift the Chargers into a tie for the AFC's best record at 11-3. Read more >>

Keeping up-to-date with the big (and small) stories of the week

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Nets to re-sign 'thankful' Dinwiddie to 3-year deal

Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie will sign a three-year extension with Brooklyn that sources say is worth $34 million. Read more >>

In most humbling moment, Joe Flacco handles benching with class

This officially begins the Lamar Jackson era, but there was no drama or controversy because Flacco chose not to make this an awkward transition. Read more >>

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Ten big NBA trades we'd like to see

What deals do our experts think should happen before the deadline? Read more >>

Barnwell's rookie QB report cards: All the good, bad and ugly

All five first-round signal-callers are now starters, but their results have been hit-and-miss so far. Here's what you need to know. Read more >>

Coach K, Duke focused on the bigger picture

After 10 games, it's obvious the Blue Devils are really good. But it's just the start. Finding the next layers can make it a truly special team. Read more >>

NHL Power Rankings after Week 10

How high have the Flames climbed? Plus, looking ahead to the big free-agent contract negotiations next summer. Read more >>

Ridley 'fired up' to face Pats after bitter '14 exit

Stevan Ridley didn't shy away from his remark that the Pats "trashed" him after a 2014 injury and said he has had Sunday's game "circled on the schedule a long time." Read more >>

Harden scores 50, Rockets bury Lakers in fourth

James Harden had 50 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists -- the record fourth 50-point triple-double of his career -- to help the Rockets beat the Lakers 126-111 Thursday night. Read more >>

Streaming exclusively on ESPN+, Episode 1: The Brotherhood

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We rank the best athletes of 2018

Comebacks? Records? Those are nice. But Peter Keating says the 20 most dominant athletes of 2018 made our list by redefining the impossible. Read more >>

What’s lurking in your stadium food? Slime, roaches and mice

ESPN's Outside the Lines reviewed food-safety inspection reports for all 111 North American pro sports venues. Find your stadium and see how it fared. Read more >>

Everything you need for every bowl game

Before we get beyond Christmas to the playoff, there will be plenty of action worth watching, including Fresno State's Marcus McMaryion against Arizona State and a Wisconsin-Miami matchup in which both teams have a lot to prove. Read more >>

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Goff to L.A., Wentz to Philly: How they became the top two picks in 2016

The duo may not get a shot at a rematch Sunday because of Wentz's back issue, but they'll forever be linked by the intrigue of the 2016 draft. Read more >>

Breaking down the MMA weekend and looking ahead to the biggest cards

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The evolution that brought Canelo to Madison Square Garden

Canelo Alvarez will fight on the East Coast for the first time in 10 years. He will be at Madison Square Garden -- "The World's Most Famous Arena" -- on Saturday to take another step toward the apex of Mexican boxing. Read more >>

Week 15 NFL playoff picture: Chargers clinch berth, scramble AFC West

If the regular season ended right now, here's how the top six would look in each conference, plus clinching scenarios. Read more >>