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3hIan O'Connor

Enjoy Manning vs. Newton, a great rivalry reduced to a one-and-done

Will Peyton Manning's mental edge be enough to overcome the forces of age and gravity against Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers? Oddsmakers say no, writes Ian O'Connor.

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Unstoppable Warriors vs. unstoppable KD

When two immense hoop forces collided, excellence ensued. Still, KD (40 points) couldn't lift the Thunder past a Warriors team lacking its usual Splash Bros. 3-point success.

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Thompson hits the three, Curry hits the dab (0:24)
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Owens: My numbers speak for themselves (2:59)
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LeBron soars for massive slam (0:29)
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Curry calling for Panthers' blowout (0:15)
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Nerlens Noel, oh my! (0:26)
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Broncos fan gets popcorn shower from Hornets mascot (0:13)
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Kapadia: Super Bowl cheat sheet

Here are the 10 things you need to know if you plan on placing a wager, making a prediction or just want to sound smart when talking about the big game.

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Rivas flattens Lahat with flying knee KO (0:15)
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LaVine warming up for dunk contest (0:15)
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Look out Cameron Payne, basketball coming your way (0:25)
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Leave Gobert all alone and he will throw up an air ball (0:16)
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Sport Science: Durant re-enacts iconic moments (3:08)
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Kenny's magical Super Bowl journey (3:16)
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From The Mag: The night Whitney won SBXXV

Ten days after the U.S. entered into war, Whitney Houston didn't just sing the national anthem at Super Bowl XXV -- she owned it. This is the story of her moment in time.

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3hBrett Okamoto

Jones-Cormier II to headline UFC 197 on April 23

Jon Jones, who was stripped of his light heavyweight title in April and suspended due to disciplinary reasons, will make his return against Daniel Cormier on April 23 at UFC 197 in Las Vegas.

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2hBrett Okamoto

Thompson surprises Hendricks with TKO win

Welterweight contender Stephen Thompson demolished former champion Johny Hendricks in one round at UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas, and made a case to get a crack at the title.

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Look at Curry's dab, everybody sayin' dab
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Klay Thompson's game-clinching 3 got Steph Curry dabbin'.

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Flying V? Try a flying knee

It took just one flying knee from Diego Rivas to take down Noah Lahat, making this the top play on SportsCenter.

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Jeff Van Gundy recognizes Beyoncé
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And he can't contain his enthusiasm.

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Curry predicts a Panthers blowout
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Steph Curry and Co. took care of business. Then, he predicted the Panthers would take care of business.

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Hornets mascot takes on Broncos fan
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Hugo the Hornet makes sure this fan pays for wearing a Broncos jersey in Panthers country with a popcorn shower.

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Top two teams fall in college basketball
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Oklahoma and North Carolina fell on Saturday, marking the first time that the No. 1 and No. 2 teams lost on the same day since Feb. 2, 2013.

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Why fight when you can dab?
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As Vanderbilt and Ole Miss scuffled, Commodores G Wade Baldwin IV didn't take part in the altercation and instead chose to dab.

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LeBron James with a devastating dunk
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The coast was clear and LeBron made the Pelicans pay the price.

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Sport Science: Durant as legends
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Kevin Durant imitates Allen Iverson's crossover plus legendary moves by Dr. J. and Michael Jordan in the Sport Science lab.

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There's a reason Rudy Gobert is open
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The Jazz C is a baller in the paint. From 19 feet, he's more of an airballer.

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Thunder getting ready for Warriors
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But Cameron Payne needs a few more minutes, it seems. Get out the way, Payne!

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Huge, vicious block for Notre Dame
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Even from trailing the play, Zach Auguste got the big swat.

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Andre Iguodala finds cracks in Thunder
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And he knows that a good slam will fill it.

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The ball stops here
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Back iron and out? Back iron and in? In this case, it just stayed there.

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Favre leads class for Pro Football HOF
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QB Brett Favre, WR Marvin Harrison, OT Orlando Pace, LB Kevin Greene and coach Tony Dungy were elected among the modern-day candidates. QB Ken Stabler and OL Dick Stanfel were elected from the senior committee, and ex-49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo was elected as a contributor.

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Elhassan: 'Coach Karl deserves better'
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ESPN's Amin Elhassan says he told George Karl not to go to the Kings.

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Thompson upsets Hendricks in 1st round

Stephen Thompson finished Johny Hendricks via KO in the first round.

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Amazing, behind-the-back lacrosse goal

Lehigh's Tristan Rai has moves.

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Monta Ellis plays peek-a-boo with pass
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Where's Jordan Hill? There he is!

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Not pretty but buzzer-beater counts for 3
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As the clock went to 0 in the first half, Arizona State's Obinna Oleka gets turned around but still beat the buzzer from near half court.

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Alley-oop from real long range
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Dean Wade was way outside the arc, but still found a way to get this alley-oop to Wesley Iwundu for the slam.

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Nelson beats Rosholt by decision

Roy Nelson got past Jared Rosholt via unanimous decision in the UFC Fight Night 82 heavyweight bout.

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Terrible Steph Curry impersonations
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SportsCenter anchors John Buccigross and Steve Levy are not Steph Curry. No one will ever make that mistake.

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UFC @ufc

.@WonderboyMMA earns his 6th consecutive win and holds the longest active UFC win streak in the welterweight division.👊🏽👊🏽