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Counsell keeping Yelich in No. 2 hole, confident he'll break slump

Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell is keeping slumping superstar Christian Yelich in the No. 2 spot in the lineup as his club faces elimination in Game 6 of the NLCS on Friday night. After his torrid September helped the Brewers win the NL Central and cemented his case as the presumpti… MLB | theScore

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Gurley confident after Rams' TNF win: 'We can't be beat right now'

The Los Angeles Rams maintained their unbeaten record with a 38-31 shootout win over the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday night, and that has some members of the team making grand proclamations. “Any team can be beat right now, but, nah, we can’t be beat right now. No ifs, ands, or buts about it,” runn… NFL | theScore

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Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown confident team will hire new GM before season

PHILADELPHIA (AP)  — The Philadelphia 76ers will hire a general manager to replace Bryan Colangelo before the start of the season, coach Brett Brown said Tuesday. Colangelo resigned in June as the 76ers’ president of basketball operations after what an investigation concluded was “careless and in some instances reckless” sharing of sensitive team information on Twitter. Brown took the GM ...

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Maple Leafs confident in defence corps despite doubters

In the hours after his stunning move to the Toronto Maple Leafs, an unprompted John Tavares went out of his way to praise the team’s most maligned group — its defencemen. Part of a response to a general question about style of play, the brief exchange showed that while the meticulous star centre was new to town, he was also ...

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Behind Connor McDavid, Oilers confident in rebound season

Connor McDavid did everything in his power to drag the Edmonton Oilers into last season’s playoff race. He led the NHL in scoring for the second straight year, recorded an outrageous 84 points at even strength despite a turnstile of wingers, and was once again voted the league’s most outstanding player by his peers. But his 41 goals, 11 more ...

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