Georges St-Pierre is the greatest mixed martial artist of all time. I know how that sounds. That’s a big title to give someone. But it’s true. He walks away from the sport, at 37 years young, unlike most in the fight game: He walks away on top. He walks away as a former two-weight world
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10:23 AM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr will be fighting to keep their careers alive on Saturday as it is hard to see a future
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10:04 AM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN At the start of 2019, the St. Louis Blues‘ playoff hopes hadn’t just expired. They were on a cold, metal table and general manager Doug Armstrong was sharpening his scalpel to see what went wrong, with rumors flying that the majority of his roster was in play for trades. He
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One potential trade chip appears to be off the market heading into Monday’s deadline, with multiple reports saying forward Jakob Silfverberg and the Anaheim Ducks have reached agreement on a five-year extension. The 28-year-old’s new deal carries an annual average value of over $5 million, according to reports. The Ducks had indicated for months that
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London – Everton defender Tyias Browning joined Chinese Super League club Guangzhou Evergrande for an undisclosed fee on Wednesday. Browning made just nine appearances in all competitions for Everton after emerging from the Premier League team’s youth academy. The 24-year-old played 29 times on loan for Sunderland during the 2017-18 season as the Black Cats
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MEXICO CITY — Jordan Spieth‘s caddie, Michael Greller, had to leave the WGC-Mexico Championship because of the death of his father, John Greller. Shawn Spieth, Jordan’s father, will take Greller’s place at Club de Golf Chapultepec, where the first round begins Thursday. The Golf Channel first reported the news, and tournament officials confirmed that Spieth
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London – Arsenal manager Unai Emery has challenged troubled star Mesut Ozil to prove his worth after a season marred by injuries and illness. Ozil has failed to repay Arsenal’s decision to hand him a lucrative new contract last season that made him one of the Premier League’s top earners. The German midfielder has spent
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Position-by-position tiers: C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF | SP My favorite metric when it comes to slotting relief pitchers is win probability added (WPA). According to FanGraphs.com, the top five relievers in that category last season were: Oakland’s Blake Treinen, Milwaukee’s Jeremy Jeffress, Seattle’s Edwin Diaz, Boston’s Craig Kimbrel
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BCCI’s Ombudsman Justice Ajit Prakash Shah has given the BCCI time till February 20 to file its reply to the Cricket Association of Bihar secretary Aditya Verma’s complaint. Aditya Verma, the secretary of the Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB), has lodged a complaint with BCCI’s Ombudsman Justice Ajit Prakash Shah that the Board’s joint secretary Amitabh Choudhary
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