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Scoreboard roundup — 11/9/19

iStock(NEW YORK) —  Here are the scores from yesterday’s sports events:     NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final  Boston         135  San Antonio   115 Final  New Orleans    115  Charlotte     110 Final  Houston        117  Chicago       94 Final  Dallas         138  Memphis       122 Final  Oklahoma City  114  Golden State  108      NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Final  N-Y Islanders   2  Florida       1 Final  Tampa Bay       5  Buffalo       3 Final  Montreal        3 …read more »

LeBron James defends Ohio State’s Chase Young amid suspension

jetcityimage/iStock(COLUMBUS, OH) — LeBron James on Saturday voiced support for Ohio State football defensive star Chase Young, who was suspended by the university and later said it was because he borrowed money from a family friend.Young said Friday on Twitter that he would not be playing this week “because of an NCAA eligibility issue.”The junior…read more »

Tiger Woods chooses himself, three others to join US Presidents Cup team

Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Tiger Woods has chosen himself as one of the 12 golfers who will represent the U.S. Presidents Cup team when they face off against an international squad in Australia next month.Woods, the captain of the team, also picked Tony Finau, Gary Woodland and Patrick Reed to…read more »

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Ravens clobber winless Bengals

UNDATED (AP) _ A trip to Cincinnati could have been a trap game for the Baltimore Ravens after they dominated the defending-champion New England Patriots last Sunday. Instead, the Ravens picked up their fifth straight win and improved to 7-2 by manhandling the winless Bengals. Lamar Jackson threw for three touchdowns and added a sensational…read more »

US women beat Costa Rica 6-0 in 2019 finale

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. women’s soccer team closed out the year with a one-sided victory over Costa Rica, giving the Americans 20 wins in 2019. It was the second win in two matches for new coach Vlatko Andonovski. Carli Lloyd and Morgan Brian scored in the first 10 minutes and Lynn Williams came…read more »

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