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The Latest: Brady, Patriots take victory lap through Boston

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a parade in Boston to celebrate the New England Patriots‘ sixth Super Bowl title (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Boston’s triumphant Super Bowl victory parade is a wrap. Hundreds of thousands of cheering fans packed the streets to watch the New England Patriots roll through downtown, celebrating their sixth NFL championship. Organizers expected as ...

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Marlins trade RHP Nick Wittgren to Cleveland, acquire RHP Jordan Milbrath in return

CLEVELAND (AP) — Looking to reconstruct their bullpen, the Cleveland Indians acquired right-hander Nick Wittgren from the Miami Marlins. The three-time defending AL Central champions sent right-hander Jordan Milbrath to the Marlins for Wittgren, who made 32 appearances for Miami last season. The 27-year-old posted a 2.94 ERA and also pitched for Triple-A New Orleans. He has a 3.60 ERA ...

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Bagley’s career-high 24 points lead Kings past Spurs 127-112

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Marvin Bagley III signaled for the ball, caught a lob from Yogi Ferrell and nearly did a full 360-degree turn in the air before dunking it. It was just the latest highlight during an impressive run for Sacramento’s emerging rookie star. Bagley’s alley-oop slam was his biggest play on a night when he had a career-high ...

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Super Bowl reaches 100.7 million viewers, down from 2018

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The New England Patriots‘ competitive but action-starved Super Bowl victory over the Los Angeles Rams was seen by 100.7 million people on television and streaming services, the smallest audience for football’s annual spectacle in a decade. A boycott by disgruntled New Orleans Saints fans, a campaign by fans of quarterback Colin Kaepernick and a game with ...

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Cleveland Indians acquire pitcher in trade with Miami Marlins

CLEVELAND (AP) — Looking to reconstruct their bullpen, the Cleveland Indians acquired right-hander Nick Wittgren from the Miami Marlins. The three-time defending AL Central champions sent right-hander Jordan Milbrath to the Marlins for Wittgren, who made 32 appearances for Miami last season. The 27-year-old posted a 2.94 ERA and also pitched for Triple-A New Orleans. He has a 3.60 ERA ...

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The Latest: Less money bet on Super Bowl at Nevada casinos

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on legal betting action on Super Bowl 53 (all times local): 4 p.m. Regulators say gamblers in Nevada bet less money on the Super Bowl this year. Unaudited tallies released Monday by state gambling regulators show people wagered roughly $145.94 million on the big game at Nevada’s 200 sportsbooks. That’s about $12.65 million less ...

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Giannis thinking of drafting Curry with 1st All-Star pick

NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo thinks he might take Stephen Curry with his first pick in the NBA All-Star draft. Antetokounmpo is the captain of one team for the game as the top vote-getter among Eastern Conference players in fan balloting. LeBron James is the other captain and has the first pick when they draft from the pool of ...

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Venezuela gets its first win in Caribbean Series

PANAMA CITY (AP) — Carlos Rivero hit a two-run homer, Nestor Molina allowed a run over five innings and Venezuela beat Mexico 5-1 for its first win in the Caribbean Series on Monday night. Molina (1-0) allowed four hits and had four strikeouts. He was backed by Rivero*s shot in the sixth inning. The Cardenales de Lara, who led Group ...

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