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World Cup last 16: Why every team left will, won't win it all in Qatar

As teams secure their spots in the knockout stage, we break down their strengths and weaknesses when it comes to winning it all. ... Continue Reading

Booker hears 'MVP' chants after 51-point outburst

Devin Booker torched the Chicago Bulls for a season-high 51 points in just three quarters as the Phoenix Suns stretched their winning streak to six games with a 132-113 victory on Wednesday night. ... Continue Reading

Szczesny: Lost €100 bet with Messi over penalty

Poland goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny said he lost a €100 bet with Lionel Messi before the Argentina star's missed World Cup penalty. ... Continue Reading

Source: Rose Bowl allows for 12-team CFP in '24

The Rose Bowl has agreed to terms that will pave the way for the College Football Playoff to expand in the final two seasons of the current contract, 2024 and 2025, a source told ESPN. ... Continue Reading

Amazon CEO: Won't remove film shared by Kyrie

Amazon CEO Andy Jassy said Wednesday the company does not have plans to stop selling the antisemitic film that Nets guard Kyrie Irving tweeted out an Amazon link to. ... Continue Reading

Murray fires back at Peterson over podcast swipe

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray responded to former teammate Patrick Peterson on Wednesday night after the Minnesota Vikings cornerback criticized Murray on his podcast. ... Continue Reading

Shut him down? If asked, Rodgers 'open' to idea

If the 4-8 Green Bay Packers become officially knocked out of playoff contention, Aaron Rodgers said he understands that a conversation will almost certainly be had about his status for the remainder of the season. ... Continue Reading

Huskers' Joseph arrested on suspicion of assault

Mickey Joseph, who served as Nebraska's interim head coach this season, has been arrested on suspicion of strangulation and third-degree domestic assault. ... Continue Reading

Florida QB Kitna jailed on child porn counts

Florida's Jalen Kitna, the son of ex-NFL QB Jon Kitna, has been jailed on multiple counts involving child pornography. He has been suspended indefinitely. ... Continue Reading

World Cup Daily: Group C chaos, plus Germany's chance to advance

Argentina advance to the last 16, while Germany must fight to keep their World Cup hopes alive. ... Continue Reading

Preview: Breaking down the bracket

Top seed Texas seeks its first title since 2012, but the Longhorns have plenty of competition. We look at the top contenders and players to watch. ... Continue Reading

Why this could be the committee's easiest -- or hardest -- CFP selection

Georgia, Michigan, TCU and USC, as expected, made up the top four, while Ohio State and Alabama are in position should any of them slip up. ... Continue Reading

World Cup Daily: Group C chaos, plus looking ahead to Thursday

Argentina advance to the last 16, while Germany must fight to keep their World Cup hopes alive. ... Continue Reading

Mexico coach 'Tata' Martino out after WC exit

Gerardo "Tata" Martino has left his role as Mexico coach after El Tri exited the World Cup at the group stage on Wednesday. ... Continue Reading

Steady Celtics and the collapse of a former top-5 team

Boston is red hot ahead of two showdowns with Miami, while Phoenix and Denver are bringing some order to the West. ... Continue Reading