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Conor McGregor fined $150K for bottle-throwing fracas

UFC star Conor McGregor has been fined $150,000 by the Nevada Athletic Commission for a profanity-laced bottle-throwing fracas with rival Nate Diaz during a pre-fight news conference in August in Las Vegas, officials said.
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Jack Capuano is out as head coach of the New York Islanders, with the team announcing the move Tuesday amid its 17-17-8 start.? Assistant general manager Doug Weight will take over as
NEW YORK -- A day after saying he hasn't thought about waiving his no-trade clause, Carmelo Anthony said he remains loyal to the New York Knicks and doesn't feel the need to prove
Creighton point guard and national assists leader Maurice Watson Jr. will miss the rest of the season because of a torn ACL in his left knee.
You can say Tom Brady is faster than he looks. Just don’t say he’s faster than Jimmy Garoppolo. Garoppolo, the... Read More »
Taylor Decker, the 16th pick in the 2016 NFL draft, played every offensive snap for the Detroit Lions.        
Outfielder  Jose Bautista is returning to the  Toronto Blue Jays after agreeing to a one-year contract Tuesday, a sources told ESPN, confirming multiple report
Those closest to Tony Romo on the Cowboys aren't ready to discuss the future of the Dallas quarterback, probably because they know the likely final answer
The Chargers’ move from San Diego to Los Angeles seems to have hit a logistical snag. That’s because a host... Read More »
Driving a vehicle made by Tesla can make other, more-conventional driving experiences seem like a distant memory. But at some... Read More »
The Blue Jays have retained one of their free-agent sluggers as Jose Bautista followed Edwin Encarnacion's recent signing with Cleveland by returning
The New York Islanders have fired coach Jack Capuano
Players say they're aware of potential dangers but need to live life without fear.        
He's experienced plenty of ups and downs at Gold Coast, and now Titans front-rower Ryan James says he can see premiership success in the near future.
Islanders are an Eastern Conference-worst 17-17-8 this season.        
Michigan-bound Oak Park lineman learned most from playing against likes of Cass Tech, Detroit King and Clarkston.        
Canada’s Milos Raonic and Germany’s Dustin Brown renewed their Grand Slam duel on Tuesday and the result was the same as the last time — a three-set win for Raonic.
Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy said, 43 games in, the team has no identity at either end of the floor.        
The NRL is a notoriously unpredictable competition - great for fans, but a nightmare for tipsters. Which teams' fortunes are the hardest to predict in 2017?
By Dane Brugler, The Sports Xchange The deadline for eligible underclassmen to enter the 2017 NFL Draft passed with 95 prospects announcing their intention to go pro.
Texas Rangers reliever Jake Diekman is expected to miss at least half the season after upcoming surgery to treat colitis, a digestive condition
LA 2024, the organization hoping to bring the Olympics back to Los Angeles, announced the location of three more venues on Tuesday. The most intriguing location is for archery, which will be insid
Detroit Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson speaks with reporters Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Auburn Hills. Video by Perry A. Farrell / DFP        
Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond (sprained right knee) didn’t practice today but is expected to be in the lineup.        
From Brady to battleground states, this year's games should keep president-elect's attention        
Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy meets with reporters Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Auburn Hills. Video by Perry A. Farrell / DFP        
The Man Utd defender has made just 13 appearances since Jose Mourinho took charge at Old Trafford.
The Spartans 6-foot-9 forward injured his knee before start of campaign.        
Carmelo Anthony still believes the Knicks can win and still wants to be in New York when they do
New Lancs CCC head coach admits he needs to add experience to his young squad
The Sports Xchange Roger Goodell won't be walking through that door when the New England Patriots host the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC Championship Game on Sunday in Foxborough, Mass.
By Dane Brugler, The Sports Xchange The 2017 NFL Draft is over three months away, but with the underclassmen additions to the draft pool, it is time to map out the top-rated prospects available in thi
Mike Dean came in for criticism over the festive period after some questionable decisions in the Premier League, including the controversial sending off of West Ham's Sofiane Feghouli.
Alex ButlerJan. 17 (UPI) -- Ben Roethlisberger will need every weapon he can get against the NFL's stingiest defense.
Martavis Bryant's potential return could boost an already strong Pittsburgh offense.        

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