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Scoreboard roundup — 11/13/19

Scoreboard roundup — 11/13/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports eventsNATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONMemphis 119, Charlotte 117Orlando 112, Philadelphia 97Boston 140, Washington 133Houston 102, L.A. Clippers 93Minnesota 129, San Antonio 114L.A. Lakers 120, Golden State 94Toronto 114, Portland 106NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUENY Islanders 5, Toronto 4Ottawa 4, New Jersey 2Washington 2, Philadelphia 1 — SODallas 3, Calgary…

Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander earn second Cy Young Awards

Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander earn second Cy Young Awards

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — It was a pair of second-time winners who took home the Cy Young Awards on Wednesday night, presented each year to the best pitchers in Major League Baseball.Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander beat out his teammate, Gerrit Cole, to take home the American League award, while…

Ohio State star Chase Young suspended for second game, will return against Penn State

Ohio State star Chase Young suspended for second game, will return against Penn State

Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio State University defensive lineman Chase Young will miss one more game for violating NCAA rules before returning in time for the team’s game against Penn State next week, OSU announced Wednesday.Young was deemed ineligible before last week’s game against Maryland for accepting a loan from…

Jets CEO says head coach Adam Gase will return in 2020

Jets CEO says head coach Adam Gase will return in 2020

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Despite a 2-7 record this season, the New York Jets intend to bring head coach Adam Gase back for the 2020 season, the team’s CEO said Wednesday.Christopher Johnson made his first public comments since the season began Wednesday, saying that he had told players last week…

Scoreboard roundup — 11/12/19

Scoreboard roundup — 11/12/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONIndiana 111, Oklahoma City 85Philadelphia 98, Cleveland 97Miami 117, Detroit 108Chicago 120, New York 102Atlanta 125, Denver 121L.A. Lakers 123, Phoenix 115Utah 119, Brooklyn 114Sacramento 107, Portland 99NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEFlorida 5, Boston 4 Montreal 3, Columbus 2 — SONY Rangers 3, Pittsburgh 2…

Southern Connecticut State University gymnast dies after training accident

Southern Connecticut State University gymnast dies after training accident

Courtesy Southern Connecticut State University(NEW HAVEN, Conn.) — A Connecticut university community is mourning the loss of a young gymnast who died over the weekend after suffering from a training accident, her school announced Monday.Melanie Coleman, a 20-year-old junior at Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, died after sustaining a spinal injury while practicing…

MLB’s Todd Frazier calls for action after turkeys terrorize NJ town

MLB’s Todd Frazier calls for action after turkeys terrorize NJ town

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — It’s almost Thanksgiving, but before turkeys end up on the menu, they’re apparently fighting back.At least that’s what a gaggle of wild turkeys are doing in the New Jersey town of Toms River. And homeowners are saying that they’re pretty aggressive.”We have them on our roof; they’re pecking…

Spurs retire Tony Parker’s No. 9 jersey

Spurs retire Tony Parker’s No. 9 jersey

TuelekZa/iStock(SAN ANTONIO) — The San Antonio Spurs honored Tony Parker’s career Monday night, lifting the former point guard’s jersey into the rafters and retiring his No. 9.The ceremony took place after the Spurs were defeated by the Memphis Grizzlies at home, 113-109.Parker, 37, was drafted by the San Antonio in 2001 and spent 17 seasons…

Scoreboard roundup — 11/11/19

Scoreboard roundup — 11/11/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONMinnesota 120, Detroit 114Boston 116, Dallas 106Memphis 113, San Antonio 109Houston 122, New Orleans 116Utah 122, Golden State 108L.A. Clippers 98, Toronto 88NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUECarolina 8, Ottawa 2Arizona 4, Washington 3NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUESeattle 27, San Francisco 24 (OT)TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALLWinthrop 61, Saint Mary’s…

Scoreboard roundup — 11/13/19

Scoreboard roundup — 11/13/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports eventsNATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONMemphis 119, Charlotte 117Orlando 112, Philadelphia 97Boston 140, Washington 133Houston 102, L.A. Clippers 93Minnesota 129, San Antonio 114L.A. Lakers 120, Golden State 94Toronto 114, Portland 106NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUENY Islanders 5, Toronto 4Ottawa 4, New Jersey 2Washington 2, Philadelphia 1 — SODallas 3, Calgary…

Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander earn second Cy Young Awards

Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander earn second Cy Young Awards

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — It was a pair of second-time winners who took home the Cy Young Awards on Wednesday night, presented each year to the best pitchers in Major League Baseball.Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander beat out his teammate, Gerrit Cole, to take home the American League award, while…

Ohio State star Chase Young suspended for second game, will return against Penn State

Ohio State star Chase Young suspended for second game, will return against Penn State

Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio State University defensive lineman Chase Young will miss one more game for violating NCAA rules before returning in time for the team’s game against Penn State next week, OSU announced Wednesday.Young was deemed ineligible before last week’s game against Maryland for accepting a loan from…

Jets CEO says head coach Adam Gase will return in 2020

Jets CEO says head coach Adam Gase will return in 2020

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Despite a 2-7 record this season, the New York Jets intend to bring head coach Adam Gase back for the 2020 season, the team’s CEO said Wednesday.Christopher Johnson made his first public comments since the season began Wednesday, saying that he had told players last week…