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Week 11 Preview: Potential classic on Monday night in Chiefs-Rams, now in LA

NFL

What some are calling the NFL’s Game of the Year already has made huge headlines by being moved out of Mexico City because of poor playing conditions. Chiefs-Rams is back in Los Angeles, in prime time and, if it lives up to its billing, could be a wild, high-scoring affair.

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George, Adams lead Thunder past Phoenix 110-100

NBA

PHOENIX — Paul George scored 32 points, Steven Adams added 26 and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Phoenix Suns 110-100 on Saturday night, their 10th victory in 11 games.

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King buzzer beater lifts NAZ Suns past Clips 120-117

NBA G League

PRESCOTT VALLEY — George King hadn’t hit a game-winning shot in his basketball career until Friday, Nov. 16, and this was one to remember for the Northern Arizona Suns.

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Preview: Kyle Busch leads title contenders in qualifying for finale

NASCAR

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Kyle Busch thought he got the jump on the competition with a pole-winning run at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Then he was bumped by teammate Denny Hamlin and the politics began.

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Preview: Raiders face Cardinals in matchup of struggling teams

NFL

GLENDALE — It's not exactly a clash of titans at State Farm Stadium on Sunday. The Oakland Raiders, with the NFL's worst record at 1-8, drag a five-game losing streak into their game with the Arizona Cardinals, who at 2-7 are tied for the third-worst record in the league.

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Kuemper, Coyotes hold on for 2-1 win over Predators

NHL

GLENDALE — Darcy Kuemper had a career high 44 saves and the Arizona Coyotes held off the Western Conference-leading Nashville Predators 2-1 on Thursday night.

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Boston's Betts, Milwaukee's Yelich win MVP Awards

MLB

NEW YORK — Boston's Mookie Betts and Milwaukee's Christian Yelich were runaway winners of the Most Valuable Player awards after the 26-year-old outfielders each led their teams to first-place finishes with dominant seasons that included batting titles.

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Kyle Busch has 2nd NASCAR Cup championship in sight

NASCAR

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — Kyle Busch has been showered in confetti and sprayed champagne in every victory lane in NASCAR. So when the traditional pit stop for race winners in Phoenix underwent a makeover this season, the 2015 series champion knew his way around the site enough to have some gripes about the reconfiguration.

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Baseball owners extend Manfred's contract, TV deal with Fox

MLB

ATLANTA — Baseball owners have locked down their commissioner and their main broadcast partner, too.

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Preview: Packers face Seahawks with playoff positioning at stake

NFL

SEATTLE — Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson have faced off in a few memorable games in Seattle, from the "Fail Mary" to an unforgettable NFC championship game that sent the Seahawks to their second straight Super Bowl. For the fifth straight regular season — and the seventh time overall since 2012 — Green Bay and Seattle will meet again on Thursday night, but this time it's positioning in a jumbled NFC playoff picture at stake.

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Suns slam Spurs as Warren scores 27

NBA

PHOENIX — Nights when star Devin Booker is off his game don't often spell victories for the struggling Phoenix Suns. But Booker was still a factor Wednesday night, and his teammates picked him up.

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Mets' deGrom gets NL Cy Young with record-low wins; Snell takes AL award

MLB

NEW YORK — After a season marred by narrow defeats, Jacob deGrom became a runaway winner.

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Warriors use big 2nd half to best NAZ Suns 115-112

NBA G League

PRESCOTT VALLEY — In a tale of two halves on Tuesday, Nov. 13, the Northern Arizona Suns couldn’t solve the Santa Cruz Warriors for the second time in 10 days at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Oakland’s Melvin, Atlanta’s Snitker voted top managers

MLB

NEW YORK — Bob Melvin’s job was a lot different as a rookie manager with Seattle in 2002, and even when he was voted Manager of the Year with Arizona in 2007 and Oakland in 2012.

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Chiefs-Rams game moved from Mexico City to LA due to field

NFL

LOS ANGELES — The NFL moved the Rams’ Monday night showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs from Mexico City to Los Angeles on Tuesday due to the poor condition of the field at Azteca Stadium.

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Green leads Red Wings to 6-1 win over Coyotes

NHL

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings are playing inspired hockey after a sluggish start to the season.

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Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell refuses to sign tag, out for 2018

NFL

PITTSBURGH — Le’Veon Bell’s patience on the football field sets him apart.

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George scores 32 as Thunder roll past Suns, 118-101

NBA

OKLAHOMA CITY — Paul George matched his season high with 32 points and went 6 of 10 from 3-point range, Dennis Schroder added 20 points and nine assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Phoenix Suns 118-101 on Monday night.

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Manning's late TD pass leads Giants past 49ers 27-23

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Eli Manning threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Sterling Shepard with 53 seconds left and the New York Giants snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the San Francisco 49ers 27-23 on Monday night.

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Ohtani wins AL Rookie of the Year; Acuna takes NL honor

MLB

NEW YORK — Shohei Ohtani was rewarded for a Ruthian season at the plate — and on the mound.

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Johnson, pass rush positive signs from Arizona's loss at KC

NFL

TEMPE — Although the Arizona Cardinals went down to their seventh defeat of the season, there were positive aspects to their 26-14 loss at Kansas City.

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Mahomes throws 2 TDs as Chiefs fold Cards; Fitzgerald hits milestone in loss

NFL

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes will always have some special TV footage of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrating his record-setting touchdown pass in a win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.

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Roundup: Elliott, Prescott lead Cowboys past Eagles

NFL

PHILADELPHIA — Ezekiel Elliott had 151 yards rushing and his go-ahead 1-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter helped the Dallas Cowboys beat the Philadelphia Eagles 27-20 on Sunday night.

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Coyotes bounce back, top Capitals behind power-play goals

NHL

WASHINGTON — Less than 24 hours after their worst defeat of the season, the Arizona Coyotes hoped they would get some better breaks against the defending Stanley Cup champions.

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Kyle Busch wins to set up showdown for championship

NASCAR

AVONDALE — The three most dominant drivers of this NASCAR season will fittingly race each other for the championship, a chance for Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. to settle which team is truly the best.

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