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Miami overcomes slow start against Virginia to remain unbeaten

4:23 PM ET MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Miami coach Mark Richt offered these prescient words to his team during the week as it prepared to play Virginia: “I’m not going to sit here and ignore the fact there’s a lot of great things happening here … but we are the same team that started this season grinding and fighting and trying to find ways to win games. And if we forget that, then we are going to find ourselves in trouble.” Well, No. 3 Miami (10-0) found itself in trouble ...

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Off to an amazing start, can the Celtics contend for a championship?

7:00 AM ET Since losing their first two games in the 24 hours after seeing All-Star newcomer Gordon Hayward suffer a horrific ankle dislocation and fractured tibia on opening night, the Boston Celtics have ripped off 12 consecutive wins to hold the NBA’s best record at 12-2. Despite more bad luck in terms of injuries with stars Al Horford (concussion) and Kyrie Irving (facial fracture) missing time, Boston has relied on the league’s best defense and a series of timely comebacks to keep on winning. While the 70-win season the ...

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Lowe: Clips keep winning without CP3 and start work on 'unfinished business'

8:20 AM ET If you think the Clippers don’t matter in Los Angeles — that they have too much ugly baggage to generate fan interest in a Lakers town — grab coffee with Blake Griffin in Beverly Hills. As we chat in the corner of a small coffee shop, two teenagers walk by outside and spot him. They call friends. Those friends call more friends. Ten minutes later, an employee is herding 50 teenagers out the door; more wait on the sidewalk. As Griffin walks to his car, they encircle ...

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Start Your Engines: PCI Express 4.0 Standard Officially Released

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. As of now, the PCI Express 4.0 standard has been finalized and officially released. The new protocol promises twice the per-lane bandwidth of PCI Express 3.0, allowing a GPU or other accelerator to transfer up to 64GB/s in a duplex x16 link. It’s also been a long time coming. Initially, PCIe evolved relatively quickly. It debuted in 2003 with up to 8GB/s of bandwidth in full duplex mode (that’s 4GB/s of bandwidth in either direction, ...

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NBA Power Rankings: Rocky start for the league's elite

9:01 AM ET The opening week of the 2017-18 season didn’t go smoothly for a few of the league’s elite teams. The Golden State Warriors, Oklahoma City Thunder and Boston Celtics, who lost Gordon Hayward to an ankle injury in the season opener, are stuck under .500. The Cleveland Cavaliers lost — in a rout — to the Orlando Magic for the first time in nearly five years. We’ve unveiled our rankings for Week 2 in the NBA. How’d we do? Let us know by re-ranking our 1-30 list! From ...

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Sources: Cubs to start Quintana in Game 1

11:05 AM ET LOS ANGELES — The Chicago Cubs have opted to start left-hander Jose Quintana in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night, sources confirmed to ESPN’s Jesse Rogers. The team also had been mulling the possibility of going with fifth starter John Lackey, who didn’t pitch against the Washington Nationals in the National League Division Series. Quintana pitched 2/3 of an inning in relief in the Cubs’ Game 5 clincher Thursday. The Chicago Tribune first reported that Quintana would ...

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Browns change QBs, to start Hogan over Kizer

9:01 AM ET BEREA, Ohio — Kevin Hogan will be the new starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns when they play the Houston Texans on Sunday, coach Hue Jackson announced Wednesday. “I’ve made the decision to start Kevin this week,” Jackson said in a statement. “We’ve liked what Kevin has been able to do within our offense when he’s been in there and he will ‪start on Sunday because that’s what we feel is best for our team at this point in time.” Hogan, who will be making the first ...

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Follow live: Patriots, Saints try to avoid 0-2 start

first Quarter NE NO TD 10:31 Rex Burkhead Pass From Tom Brady for 19 Yrds, S.Gostkowski extra point is No Good, Hit Left Upright, Center-J.Cardona, Holder-R.Allen. 10 plays, 75 yards, 4:29 6 0 FG 7:43 Wil Lutz Made 46 Yrd Field Goal 7 plays, 34 yards, 2:53 6 3 TD 5:42 Rob Gronkowski Pass From Tom Brady for 53 Yrds, S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Cardona, Holder-R.Allen. 5 plays, 75 yards, 2:09 13 3 TD 0:16 Chris Hogan Pass From Tom Brady for 13 Yrds, S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, ...

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Rocky Spinoff Creed 2 Could Start Filming Soon, Sylvester Stallone Teases

Over the past few weeks, Rocky star and action icon Sylvester Stallone has been teasing fans about his return to the ring for a sequel to 2015’s hit spinoff Creed. The latest hint comes via an Instagram post that shows Stallone and star Michael B. Jordan, that suggests that Creed 2 will start production in 2018. This latest post follows rumors in July that fellow action star Dolph Lundgren will reprise his role as Russian heavyweight Ivan Drago, last seen in 1985’s Rocky IV. At that time Stallone posted a ...

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Harvey energy squeeze; Brexit talks; Uber's fresh start?

Click chart for more in-depth data. 1. Harvey energy havoc: Harvey has knocked more Gulf Coast refineries offline, sending gasoline futures to around $ 2 a gallon. Thirteen oil refineries have been shut down or are in the process of closing, while several others are operating at reduced rates. Altogether, the storm has knocked out about a fifth of America’s refining capacity, according to S&P Global Platts. The Colonial Pipeline, which carries huge amounts of gasoline and other fuel between Houston and the East Coast, is also shutting down after ...

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