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FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2017 file photo, NFL sportscaster Mike Tirico sits on the sideline set before an NFL football game between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons in Foxborough, Mass. Tirico is replacing Bob Costas as host of NBC's prime-time Olympics coverage, which starts Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, from South Korea. Costas was host for 11 Olympic games. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File)
February 05, 2018 - 10:20 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The biggest change for Americans watching the Winter Olympics on television this month will likely be the first face they see on the screen. Mike Tirico is replacing Bob Costas as host of NBC's prime-time Olympics coverage, which starts Thursday from Pyeongchang, South Korea. Costas...
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Philadelphia Eagles' Kamu Grugier-Hill celebrates during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Matt York)
February 04, 2018 - 10:25 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest from the Super Bowl (all times local): 9:20 p.m. A defensive play helped clinched Philadelphia's first title in the Super Bowl era in the first 1,000-yard Super Bowl. Brandon Graham forced a fumble by Tom Brady and Derek Barnett recovered with just more than two...
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This image released by Netflix shows a scene from "The Cloverfield Paradox," a film that will be released on Netflix immediately following the Super Bowl on Sunday, Feb. 4. (Netflix via AP)
February 04, 2018 - 7:58 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix has dropped a surprise on Super Bowl viewers — a new "Cloverfield" film will be released after Sunday's game. The streaming service debuted a trailer for "The Cloverfield Paradox" during Super Bowl 52. It mixed footage from the first film, a surprise hit in 2008, with...
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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, right, drives to the basket against Houston Rockets' James Harden in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
February 04, 2018 - 12:15 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — Ashamed to show his face any longer, LeBron James stared at the floor as he headed toward the locker room before the final horn sounded. An inglorious exit. The Cavaliers have become an embarrassment. "I'm lost for words," James said after Cleveland was humiliated by the Houston...
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This 1983 photo shows North Carolina State's Terry Gannon helping cut down the nets following the Wolfpack's ACC Tournament Championship game in Atlanta, Ga. Gannon doesn't fit the profile. Sure, he's dunked plenty, and hit some long-range jumpers. But he certainly hasn't landed a quad or attempted a camel spin. An NCAA basketball champion at North Carolina State and a professional sportscaster handling hoops and golf, somehow Gannon has become the lead play-by-play voice of figure skating. (Robert Willett/The News & Observer via AP)
February 03, 2018 - 10:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Terry Gannon doesn't fit the profile. Sure, he's dunked plenty, and hit some long-range jumpers. But he certainly hasn't landed a quad or attempted a camel spin. An NCAA basketball champion at North Carolina State and a professional sportscaster handling hoops and golf, somehow...
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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) warms up during a practice Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Minneapolis. The Patriots are scheduled to face the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFL Super Bowl 52 football game Sunday, Feb. 4. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
February 03, 2018 - 4:40 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Tom Brady is the comeback king in the playoffs. From his past two Super Bowl wins to the AFC championship game rally against Jacksonville that got the Patriots to the NFL's biggest stage for the third in four seasons, no quarterback has engineered more late-game playoff...
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February 01, 2018 - 1:51 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Paul Buckle has been replaced by former New Zealand midfielder Simon Elliott as coach of the Sacramento Republic of the second-tier United Soccer League. Buckle, the husband of NBC soccer host Rebecca Lowe, was hired in July 2015 to replace Preki Radosavljevic and led the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2017, file photo, an NFL logo is displayed on the field before an NFL football game between the New England Patriots and the Denver Broncos in Denver. Fox and the NFL have agreed to a five-year deal for Thursday night football games, Fox announced Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018. Those games previously were televised by CBS and NBC, two of the league's other network partners. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)
January 31, 2018 - 10:37 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Fox and the NFL have agreed to a five-year deal for Thursday night football games. Those games previously were televised by CBS and NBC, two of the league's other network partners. Fox announced Wednesday that it will televise 11 games between Weeks 4 and 15, with...
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In this Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, photo, Jeff John, of Boston, general manager of Common Ground Bar and Grill, stands for a photograph at the restaurant, in Boston. When customers watch the Super Bowl at Common Ground Bar and Grill on Sunday, waiters and bartenders will be pausing now and then to watch, as well. John may need to remind them to work, but he also understands his staff wants to see if the New England Patriots will win their third NFL title in four years. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
January 31, 2018 - 1:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — While customers are watching the Super Bowl at Boston's Common Ground Bar and Grill, waiters and bartenders will pause to see key moments as well. General Manager Jeff John understands his staff wants to see if the New England Patriots can win their third NFL title in four years. "...
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January 31, 2018 - 10:42 am
DOCTOR-SEXUAL ASSAULT Nassar faces another sentence, victims return to court LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The final sentencing hearing is underway in a Michigan courtroom for disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar, who has been accused by scores of girls and women of sexual abuse. This latest...
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