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NBA Power Rankings: After 15 straight wins, it's time to go green

9:10 AM ET If you want to be the best, you’ve got to beat the best, and that’s exactly what the Boston Celtics did. We’ve unveiled our rankings for Week 6 in the NBA. How’d we do? Let us know by re-ranking our 1-30 list. The stars shined bright this week, as Kyrie Irving, Stephen Curry and LeBron James all rocked special-edition sneakers. But who had the best pair? 1 Related The league’s leading defense held the defending champion Golden State Warriors to a season-low 88 points Thursday night to ...

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Week 11 NFL Power Rankings: Win projections for all 32 teams

7:30 AM ET How many wins will your team finish with this season? Six rushing touchdowns for the Saints on Sunday. Six sacks for Adrian Clayborn. Only six incompletions for C.J. Beathard. The lessons from Week 10 are brought to you by the number six. Which teams have the most and least favorable schedules for the rest of the season? It looks like tough sledding for some NFC clubs, while the Jaguars have the easiest path to the postseason. 1 Related Here’s a rundown of the Week 11 Power Rankings, ...

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Week 10 NFL Power Rankings: How all 32 teams have moved since preseason

7:30 AM ET Has your team exceeded, lived up to or fallen short of expectations? Doug Pederson’s case for best coach at the season’s halfway point? His Eagles are 8-1 and coming off a dismantling of the Broncos. But others have strong cases, too. The pair of second-year quarterbacks had the week’s most impressive performances en route to statement wins. 1 Related Here’s a rundown of the Week 10 Power Rankings, as voted on by our power panel — a group of more than 80 writers, editors and TV personalities ...

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Here's the other small firm that won a big Puerto Rico power deal

Small power company lands $ 300M Puerto Rico contract Whitefish Energy isn’t the only young company to land a multimillion dollar deal to help restore power in Puerto Rico. Cobra Acquisitions, a subsidiary of Oklahoma City-based Mammoth Energy(TUSK) that’s less than a year old, won a $ 200 million contract last month from the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA)to help repair and reconstruct the crippled island’s utility infrastructure over the next 120 days. The deal is one of twomajor contracts greenlighted by PREPA that have come under scrutiny on ...

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The way-too-early 2018 MLB Power Rankings

11:55 PM ET Here’s everything you need to know about Houston’s win over L.A. • Astros win first World Series title &#187• Astros embrace, enjoy their moment &#187• Correa proposes on field after WS win &#187• L.A. did everything right until Game 7 &#187• How the Astros dominated Darvish &#187• 2017 produced a record-setting WS &#187• Way-too-early 2018 power rankings &#187• Odds to win 2018 World Series &#187• Schedule &#187 | Complete coverage &#187 The Houston Astros are the 2017 World Series champions. But are they the early favorites heading ...

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Astros rock Darvish, power their way to 2-1 lead over Dodgers

3:01 AM ET HOUSTON — Last week, after the highest-scoring team in baseball in the past eight years produced a grand total of five runs in three games at Yankee Stadium, Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch diagnosed the problem thusly: “We’ve lost a little bit of our offensive mojo.” Let it be said, then, after three games of the 113th World Series that the Astros’ mojo has returned. Following up on a Game 2 outburst in which they bashed four home runs in the final three innings of an 11-inning ...

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How Whitefish landed Puerto Rico's $300 million power contract

Small power company lands $ 300M Puerto Rico contract Whitefish Energy, a little-known energy firm based in Montana, has been stirring up controversy ever since it announced last week that it landed a $ 300 million contract to help restore Puerto Rico’s electrical power. The contract is the largest to be awarded since recovery efforts began over a month ago. And several lawmakers on Capitol Hill are calling for government reviews of how this small firm with only two employees at the time Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico was chosen ...

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Correa, Springer and Altuve show just how much star power the Astros can bring

5:06 AM ET LOS ANGELES — The Houston Astros spent the bulk of World Series Game 2 taking the same futile swings and looking as out of sync as they did in Game 1 against Clayton Kershaw. Manager A.J. Hinch and his players have expressed a not-so-quiet confidence that there’s an outburst around every corner. But the assurances and conspiratorial winks began to ring more hollow with every weak fly ball and routine groundout. And then it happened. In the span of a few innings, everything clicked, and the Astros ...

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Questions swirl after small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico power contract

Puerto Rico one month after Hurricane Maria A small Montana utility firm with ties to the Trump administration has won a major multimillion-dollar contract to help restore large portions of Puerto Rico’s crippled electrical grid. Whitefish Energy, a two-year old electrical utility firm, announced last week it secured a $ 300 million contract from the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority to repair and reconstruct parts of the island’s electrical infrastructure. This is the largest contract awarded to any company for relief efforts on the island in the aftermath of Hurricane ...

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Power Rankings: How you stack up in your division

7:30 AM ET Seven weeks are in the books, and a handful of division races still look (relatively) tight. But thanks to ESPN’s Football Power Index, we have some clarity. The Jags quarterback had his day in the sun, while C.J. Beathard struggled against America’s team. After four victories in a row, the Saints are heating up. Same with the five teams riding three-game winning streaks. But there are also a few teams going the other way, including the winless Browns and 49ers. We’re all about streaks in Week 7’s ...

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