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  • For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path
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    For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

    Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan were at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday night, marking the first time in the five-year history of the postseason system that the same teams held the first four spots for three straight weeks.

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  • Pulisic captains US in Sarachan finale, 1-0 loss to Italy
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    Pulisic captains US in Sarachan finale, 1-0 loss to Italy

    In his final match as U.S. soccer coach, Dave Sarachan gave Christian Pulisic the captain's arm band for the first time and sent out the youngest lineup since the American team started keeping records. Matteo Politano scored his first international goal in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time, and Italy beat the United States 1-0 in an exhibition Tuesday night at Genk, Belgium, as Pulisic became the youngest captain since the American team's records began in 1990.

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  • Dwyane Wade returns to Miami Heat after birth of child

    Dwyane Wade returns to Miami Heat after birth of child

    MIAMI (AP) - Dwyane Wade is back with the Miami Heat. Wade ended his paternity leave Tuesday night, checking in for the Heat midway through the first quarter of their game against the Brooklyn Nets. He said his wife and their daughter are doing well, which allowed him to feel comfortable resuming his season after a seven-game hiatus.

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  • Cards waive CB Taylor, re-sign Amerson

    Cards waive CB Taylor, re-sign Amerson

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) The Arizona Cardinals have waived veteran cornerback Jamar Taylor following an ugly home loss to Oakland.

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  • Russell, Nets add to Miami's home misery, top Heat 104-92
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    Russell, Nets add to Miami's home misery, top Heat 104-92

    MIAMI (AP) D'Angelo Russell scored 20 points, Jarrett Allen had 13 points and 14 rebounds and the Brooklyn Nets added to Miami's misery at home by topping the Heat 104-92 on Tuesday night.

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  • McCollum, Lillard help Blazers edge Knicks 118-114
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    McCollum, Lillard help Blazers edge Knicks 118-114

    NEW YORK (AP) CJ McCollum scored 31 points, Damian Lillard had 29 points, eight assists and six rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the New York Knicks 118-114 on Tuesday night.

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  • A's acquire RHP Anderson from Pirates

    A's acquire RHP Anderson from Pirates

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Athletics have acquired right-hander Tanner Anderson from the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named or cash.

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  • Wall, Beal, Green help Wizards rally past Clippers 125-118
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    Wall, Beal, Green help Wizards rally past Clippers 125-118

    WASHINGTON (AP) John Wall scored 30, Bradley Beal had 27 and Jeff Green added 20 as the Washington Wizards rallied from 24 points down to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 125-118 on Tuesday night.

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  • Green scores in last second to lift Raptors over Magic 93-91
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    Green scores in last second to lift Raptors over Magic 93-91

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Danny Green made a fade-away jumper with less than a second remaining to lift the Toronto Raptors over the Orlando Magic 93-91 on Tuesday night.

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