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Naples’ mayor begins process to rename stadium for Maradona

The mayor of Naples started the formal process to rename the San Paolo stadium for Diego Maradona on Thursday. 2 hours ago

Boston College men’s basketball team puts a scare into No. 3 Villanova before succumbing

The Eagles had a 9-point second-half lead before the Wildcats took over.

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Alabama football coach Nick Saban tests positive for COVID-19

Offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will take over for the quarantining 69-year-old coach when the No. 1 Crimson Tide face No. 22 Auburn Saturday.

National Women’s Hockey League to hold season in a Lake Placid bubble

The Boston Pride and the league's five other teams will gather in late January for a two-week season that includes playoffs.

Versatile star Bam Adebayo strikes it rich with Miami Heat

The 6-foot-10-inch center agreed on a five-year extension that will be worth at least $163 million.

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Terry Francona feeling stronger, healthier, and ready for next Indians season

Francona, 61, was only able to manage the Indians for 14 games this year due to a gastrointestinal issue requiring several surgeries.

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Robert Streb prevails in a playoff for second PGA Tour title in Georgia

Robert Streb's only other title on the PGA Tour came on the same site in Georgia in 2014.

Donovan Mitchell, Jazz agree to five-year, $195M extension

Mitchell wound up making the All-Star team for the first time last season as a third-year player.