Durant leads Team LeBron to victory in NBA All-Star Game

Team LeBron's Kevin Durant, of the Golden State Warriors works against Team Giannis during the second half of Sunday's NBA All-Star Game at Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Kevin Durant had 31 points and seven rebounds, LeBron James added 19 points and Team LeBron overcame a big game from Giannis Antetokounmpo to defeat Team Giannis 178-164 on Sunday night in the All-Star game.

Canadian women beat U.S. 2-0 to win inaugural Rivalry Series

The inaugural Rivalry Series was created to give Canada and the United States another opportunity to put the world's best female hockey teams on the ice together.

Denny Hamlin cruises to 2nd Daytona 500 victory in 4 years

Denny Hamlin celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Daytona on Sunday at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Denny Hamlin won the Daytona 500 for the second time in four years, leading a 1-2-3 sweep for Joe Gibbs Racing.

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New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider (35) shares a moment with goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) after the Devils defeated the Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Sunday night at Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Kyle Palmieri had a goal and two assists, and Cory Schneider made 34 saves to lead the New Jersey Devils to a 4-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday night.

J.B. Holmes rallies to win a marathon finish at Riviera

J.B. Holmes fist pumps after making his putt on the 18th green to win the Genesis Open on Sunday at Riviera Country Club in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)

J.B. Holmes rallied from a four-shot deficit in the final round and won a marathon finish Sunday in the Genesis Open for his first victory in three years and a trip back to the Masters.

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Sabathia looking to end career with a victory parade

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia listens as his son Carter responds to a question during a news conference on Saturday in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

The 38-year-old Sabathia agreed in early November to an $8 million one-year contract and said 2019 will be his last season.

Tigers beat Michael Fulmer in final arbitration case this year

In this Sept. 3, 2018, file photo, Detroit's Michael Fulmer leaves the game after getting hit by a ball from Chicago White Sox's Daniel Palka during the sixth inning in Chicago. (AP Photo/Jim Young, File)

Detroit beat pitcher Michael Fulmer in the last salary arbitration case this year, leaving players with a 6-4 final record in decisions

Luis Severino, Yankees agree to $40M, 4-year contract

New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino throws in the bullpen on Thursday at the team's spring training facility in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Right-hander Luis Severino avoided an arbitration hearing with the New York Yankees, agreeing Friday to a $40 million, four-year contract.

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Browns give troubled running back Kareem Hunt second chance

Then-Kansas City running back Kareem Hunt warms up before an Nov. 19, 2018 game against the Rams in Los Angeles. Cleveland signed Hunt, the running back cut by Kansas City in November after a video showed him pushing and kicking a woman the previous February. Cleveland general manager John Dorsey, who drafted Hunt while working for Kansas City, on Monday said the Browns

The Cleveland Browns have signed Kareem Hunt, the running back cut by Kansas City in November after a video showed him pushing and kicking a woman the previous February

Kyler Murray chooses NFL over baseball and A's

In this June 15, 2018, file photo, Oakland Athletics draft pick Kyler Murray looks on before a game between the A's and the Los Angeles Angels. On Monday, the A's learned Oklahoma's Heimsman Trophy-winning quarterback has decided to pursue a career in the NFL instead of Major League Baseball. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray says he will pursue a career in the NFL over playing baseball for the Oakland Athletics

Patriots face offseason changes, but they'll be contenders again

Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty holds the Super Bowl trophy as he greets fans following the team’s arrival at Gillette Stadium on Monday after defeating the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 on Sunday in Atlanta to win their sixth world championship.
(AP Photo/Steven Senne)

With the New England Patriots, it never takes long for thoughts to turn to the next season, the next Super Bowl run, the next accomplishment and the next championship to add to the pile.

Flores goes from Super Bowl champs to Dolphins

Brian Flores, who as defensive coordinator helped the Patriots celebrate another Super Bowl win on Sunday night, was introduced as new head coach of the Miami Dolphins on Monday in Davie, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Brian Flores says the past 24 hours have been "a whirlwind."

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Durant leads Team LeBron to victory in NBA All-Star Game

Team LeBron's Kevin Durant, of the Golden State Warriors works against Team Giannis during the second half of Sunday's NBA All-Star Game at Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Kevin Durant had 31 points and seven rebounds, LeBron James added 19 points and Team LeBron overcame a big game from Giannis Antetokounmpo to defeat Team Giannis 178-164 on Sunday night in the All-Star game.

At All-Star Game, Anthony Davis finds himself in spotlight

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) and Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) play during Thursday's game at New Orlean. (AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman)

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Lakers' Kyle Kuzma wins MVP, U.S. tops World in Rising Stars 161-144

The Lakers' Kyle Kuzma heads to the hoop for a dunk during Friday's NBA All-Star Rising Stars game in Charlotte, N.C. Kuzma scored 35 to win MVP honors and lead the U.S. team past the World team, 161-144. (Chuck Burton/AP Photo)

All-Stars in training: Kuzma scores 35 to win MVP, and U.S. tops the World 161-144 in Rising Stars game

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Canadian women beat U.S. 2-0 to win inaugural Rivalry Series

The inaugural Rivalry Series was created to give Canada and the United States another opportunity to put the world's best female hockey teams on the ice together.

NHL roundup

New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider (35) shares a moment with goaltender Keith Kinkaid (1) after the Devils defeated the Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Sunday night at Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Kyle Palmieri had a goal and two assists, and Cory Schneider made 34 saves to lead the New Jersey Devils to a 4-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday night.

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Boston's goaltender Jaroslav Halak deflects a shot as Ducks left wing Max Jones falls and Boston defensemen John Moore, back left, and Kevan Miller watch during the second period of Friday's game in Anaheim, Calif. Boston won, 3-0. (Mark J. Terrill/AP Photo)

Halak makes 30 saves as Boston Bruins blank Anaheim Ducks 3-0 for 4th straight win

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Sun having a quiet offseason

Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller goes over strategy with point guard Jasmine Thomas during a game last season at Mohegan Sun Arena. Thomas recently re-signed and Miller, who also serves as general manager, has 12 players under contract. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

It’s been a relatively quiet offseason for the Connecticut Sun by pro sports standards. It resigned point guard Jasmine Thomas last week, giving them 12 players under contract who will comprise their 2019 roster, barring the unforeseen.

Jasmine Thomas re-signs with Sun

Connecticut Sun guard Jasmine Thomas drives to the basket against the Los Angeles Sparks in a WNBA game on Aug. 19, 2018 at Mohegan Sun Arena. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day)

Point guard Jasmine Thomas has resigned with Connecticut Sun, the team announced Thursday. Thomas was named an All-Defensive first-team pick for the second year in a row last season, as chosen by WNBA coaches.

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Thomas leaves Riviera with 1-shot lead and long day ahead

Justin Thomas watches his second shot from the eighth fairway as second round play at the Genesis Open on Saturday at Riviera Country Club in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)

Justin Thomas got a lot done in eight holes Saturday, leaving with a one-shot lead over Adam Scott and facing a marathon finish in the rain-delayed Genesis Open.

Sabathia looking to end career with a victory parade

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia listens as his son Carter responds to a question during a news conference on Saturday in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

The 38-year-old Sabathia agreed in early November to an $8 million one-year contract and said 2019 will be his last season.

At All-Star Game, Anthony Davis finds himself in spotlight

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) and Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) play during Thursday's game at New Orlean. (AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman)

Anthony Davis isn't completely sure if he's going to play in Sunday's All-Star game. He doesn't know how much the New Orleans Pelicans will have him play the rest of this season. Or where he'll play next season. Or where he'll play the season after...

Fresh faces and new sponsors give Daytona 500 throwback feel

William Byron waits in his car during NASCAR practice on Saturday at Daytona International Speedway. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

The front row is the youngest in Daytona 500 history and it will be William Byron, a Liberty University student who had his wisdom teeth removed in the offseason, leading the field to green in Sunday's showcase race to kick off the NASCAR season.

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Basketball

7 p.m., CBSSN — NCAA men: Boston University at Holy Cross.

7 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Virginia at Virginia Tech.

7 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA women: Notre Dame at North Carolina State.

7 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Alcorn State at Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

8 p.m., FS1 — NCAA men: Illinois at Wisconsin.

9 p.m., ESPN — NCAA men: Kansas State at West Virginia.

9 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA women: Oregon at Oregon State.

9 p.m., ESPNU — NCAA men: Texas Christian at Oklahoma State.

Hockey

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Tampa Bay Lightning at Columbus Blue Jackets.

10 p.m., NESN, NBCSN — NHL: Boston Bruins at San Jose Sharks.

Soccer

2:30 p.m., FS1 — Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund at FC Nurnberg.

Tennis

6 a.m., Tennis Channel — ATP Rio de Janeiro Open; ATP Open 13 from Marseille, France; WTA Duty Free Championships from Dubai; WTA Hungarian Ladies Open from Budapest.