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NFL roundup: Steelers ride rookie Samuels past Patriots

NFL

PITTSBURGH — Ben Roethlisberger didn't want to use the word "crossroads." He did anyway.

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Cardinals buried under 'avalanche' in Atlanta

NFL

ATLANTA — It couldn't have gone much better for the Arizona Cardinals as they started Sunday's game in Atlanta by forcing two punts.

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Sue Bird enjoying time in Nuggets role, still wants to play

WNBA

DENVER — Sue Bird, basketball operations associate for the Denver Nuggets. The title has a nice ring to it.

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NAZ Suns suffer largest defeat in club history, lose 119-79 to Memphis

NBA G League

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Daxter Miles Jr. led Northern Arizona with 22 points, but Dusty Hannahs scored a career-high 30 on seven 3-pointers for a Memphis club that out-rebounded the Suns 62-26 in a 119-79 win for the Hustle on Sunday afternoon.

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Hurricanes bounce back, blank Coyotes 3-0

NHL

RALEIGH, N.C. — Carolina Hurricanes coach Rod Brind'Amour gave his players a day off after a tough loss. They rewarded their first-year coach with a 3-0 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday.

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AP source: Wizards acquire Ariza from Suns for Oubre, Rivers

NBA

After a three-way trade fell apart over mistaken identity, the Wizards are getting Trevor Ariza after all.

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Suns beat Wolves for first 2-game win streak of season

NBA

Devin Booker returned from a six-game absence to score 28 points and Phoenix beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 107-99 on Saturday night, giving the Suns a two-game winning streak for the first time in almost a year.

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Watson leads Texans in comeback win over Darnold, Jets

NFL

The Houston Texans were trailing late and facing a second straight loss after a nine-game winning streak.

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Cleveland Browns beat injury-plagued Broncos

NFL

Baker Mayfield capitalized on Denver’s depleted cornerback corps and dubious coaching decisions in leading the Cleveland Browns past the Broncos 17-16 on Saturday night, keeping alive their slim hopes of ending the NFL’s longest playoff drought.

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Stepan scores in OT to lift Coyotes over Rangers

NHL

NEW YORK — Derek Stepan scored with 32 seconds left on the clock in overtime to lift Arizona to a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Friday night, snapping the Coyotes’ four-game losing streak.

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Preview: Texans take on Jets with sights set on starting new streak

NFL

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — With each victory, the Houston Texans increasingly established themselves as a team to beat in the AFC.

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Preview: Browns-Broncos matchup is family feud for Chubb cousins

NFL

DENVER — When Bradley Chubb was pestering quarterbacks in the ACC and Nick Chubb was plowing through SEC defenses, the second cousins dreamed of facing each other in a bowl game.

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Late comeback falls short for NAZ Suns in 109-97 loss to Stars

NBA G League

SALT LAKE CITY — George King and Elie Okobo each scored 22 points on four 3-pointers a piece, but Salt Lake City outscored the Suns 26-4 in second-chance points in a 109-97 loss for the Suns on Thursday night.

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Freshman Luguentz Dort shining for No. 20 Arizona State

College Basketball

TEMPE — Luguentz Dort is a freshman in name and age only. At 6-foot-4, 215 pounds, he's built like linebacker on the Arizona State football team, not some scrawny teenager disdainfully bumped out of the lane on a basketball court.

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Inconsistency marks Josh Rosen's first 10 NFL starts

NFL

TEMPE — Inconsistency might be the best way to describe the young NFL career of Josh Rosen. "I still think he's improving," coach Steve Wilks. "It's hard to say in that game (a 17-3 loss to Detroit on Sunday), but I still think he's progressing, moving forward."

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Dodgers happy with Goldschmidt's move to St Louis, Cubs not

MLB

LAS VEGAS — Paul Goldschmidt's move from Arizona to St. Louis made Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts so happy, he was smelling roses. Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon, not so much.

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NBA fines Suns forward Warren $15K for comment to ref

Sports in Brief

NEW YORK — Phoenix Suns forward T.J. Warren has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for directing inappropriate language toward an official following his ejection from a game.

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Morton to Rays and a Tanner-for-Tanner trade at meetings

MLB

LAS VEGAS — An All-Star starter to the relief-reliant Rays, a Tanner-for-Tanner trade and a Scott Boras sighting. Intrigue at the winter meetings, but not much impact. Not yet, anyway.

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Bryn Forbes’ double-double fuels Spurs by Suns 111-86

NBA

SAN ANTONIO — Bryn Forbes had a season-high 24 points and a career-best 11 rebounds as the San Antonio Spurs beat the Phoenix Suns 111-86 on Tuesday night.

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McCutchen on the move, other deals percolate at meetings

MLB

LAS VEGAS — Andrew McCutchen moving into Philadelphia’s outfield, more talk about a megadeal involving Noah Syndergaard and J.T. Realmuto and veteran pitcher Ivan Nova on the go. The winter meetings picked up a bit Tuesday, but any big deals for the likes of Corey Kluber, Manny Machado and Bryce Harper remained on deck.

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FC Cincinnati roster takes shape in MLS expansion draft

MLS

Cincinnati acquired striker Kei Kamara from the Vancouver Whitecaps in the MLS expansion draft and then immediately dealt him to the Colorado Rapids for a 2019 international slot.

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Vikings fire OC DeFilippo after another flat performance

NFL

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings have fired offensive coordinator John DeFilippo, whose first season on the job ended after just 13 games amid a sharp decline in production by the offense over the past six weeks.

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NAZ Suns sign former Warriors prospect Trayvon Palmer

NBA G League

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Seeking more help on the wing, Northern Arizona acquired guard-forward Trayvon Palmer from the available player pool, the club announced Monday afternoon.

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Harris scores 33, Clippers outlast Suns 123-119 in OT

NBA

PHOENIX — Tobias Harris scored 33 points and Patrick Beverley made two free throws with 33.3 seconds left in overtime to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 123-119 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Monday night.

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