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Iron Bowl: Auburn Tigers vs Alabama Crimson Tide

2018 Iron Bowl

Top-Ranked Alabama primed and Ready for Arch-Rival Auburn Top-ranked Alabama appears headed toward a College Football Playoff berth, again. They must avoid an upset today when it hosts Auburn in Saturday’s Iron Bowl. The defending champion Crimson Tide are again at the top of the CFP poll. The Tide has already sewn up a berth in the SEC title game ...

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Jazz and Lakers on NBA-TV Friday Night

LA Lakers

Lakers are Red-Hot Going into Jazz Matchup LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers (10-7 SU, 6-11 ATS) are starting to look like contenders. The jury is still out on the Utah Jazz (8-10 SU and  ATS). They’ll lock horns this Friday at Staples Center. TV: 10:30 p.m. ET, NBATV, AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain (Utah), Spectrum SportsNet (Los Angeles) Line: ...

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Maple Leafs and Blue Jackets in Battle of First-Place Teams

Blue Jackets Hockey

  It would have been unthinkable not too long ago. It is true, the Toronto Maple Leafs (15-7-0) and Columbus Blue Jackets (12-7-2) are both on top of their respective divisions heading into the American Thanksgiving break. They’ll meet this Friday in what should be an entertaining game at Nationwide Arena. TV: 7 p.m. ET, TSN4 (Toronto), FS Ohio (Columbus) ...

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Apple Cup: Washington Huskies vs Washington State Cougars

Washington State Cougars

The Apple Cup Could Play into College Football Playoff There is more than the Apple Cup bragging rights on the line tonight when 8th-ranked Washington State hosts No. 16 Washington. This Pac-12 showdown. The Cougars are ranked No. 8 in the College Football Playoff rankings. They need two more victories and some help from others be able to crack the ...

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Las Vegas Invitational: UNC Tar Heels vs UCLA Bruins

Las Vegas Invitational

Tar Heels and Bruins Battle it Out in 3rd Place Game Two of college basketball’s blue bloods came to the 2018 Las Vegas Invitational set on winning a holiday tournament trophy. Well, that didn’t happen. The 7th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels will battle the 17th-ranked UCLA Bruins. They will be playing for third place on Friday at the Orleans Arena. ...

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Cowboys Host Redskins on Thanksgiving Football

Dallas Cowboys Football

Cowboys in Action in their Traditional Thanksgiving NFL Action After a critical turn of events in Week 11, the Dallas Cowboys will have the opportunity to pull even with the NFC East-leading Washington Redskins. The Cowboys (5-5) resurrected their seemingly lost season with an important victory over the Atlanta Falcons last week to give themselves a chance at first place ...

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Maui Invitational: Gonzaga Bulldogs vs Duke Blue Devils

2018 Maui Invitational

College Basketball Powerhouses Square Off in Finals The Duke Blue Devils and the Gonzaga Bulldogs will on Wednesday when they meet at Lahaina Civic Center. They are playing in the 2018 Maui Jim Maui Invitational Finals. Duke is going for their 7th tournament championship. TV: 5 p.m. ET, ESPN LINE: Duke -7; O/U: 164 Duke’s freshman class that includes future ...

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NHL: Sharks Host the Struggling Oilers

San Jose Sharks Hockey

Oilers Lost 6 of 7 Heading into Shark Country The Edmonton Oilers and the San Jose Sharks meet at SAP Center at San Jose Tuesday night. On paper it looks like a quality NHL matchup and the divisional rivalry history leads to familiarity with each other. TV: 10:30 p.m. ET, NBC Sports Network, Sportsnet West (Edmonton), NBCS California (San Jose) ...

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Maui Invitational: Arizona Wildcats vs Gonzaga Bulldogs

2018 Maui Invitational

Maui Invitational Proves Again to be King of Thanksgiving Tournaments The fans at Lahaina Civic Center will see the Arizona Wildcats and the 3rd-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs in the 2018 Maui Invitational semifinals. These college powerhouses should put on a very good show for the fans in Hawaii tonight. TV: 10:30 p.m. ET, ESPN LINE: Gonzaga -10; O/U: 155. Replacing five ...

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