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Lowe: The Nuggets have one big star … and a million questions

Nov 16, 2017 The last straw for Mike Malone, fiery head coach of a rising League Pass darling searching for the effortless offense that made fans swoon, came when Nikola Jokic lollygagged getting back on defense during practice last week. “I jumped him,” Malone says. “I jumped him very vocally.” Jokic protested that perhaps Malone…

IndyCar champ Newgarden tests new Chevys

10:43 PM ET Associated Press FORT WORTH, Texas — IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden believes the sleeker cars with new universal aero kits look more like an open-wheel car. Newgarden was part of the first test of the new Chevrolets at Texas Motor Speedway on Wednesday. “Everything getting lower I think is preferred, the side…

Dodgers’ Bellinger honored as NL’s top rookie

8:21 PM ET Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger was named the unanimous winner of the National League Rookie of the Year award Monday, beating finalists Josh Bell of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Paul DeJong of the St. Louis Cardinals. Aaron Judge has won American League Rookie of the Year honors, becoming the first…

Giannis’ superstar persona will look nothing like LeBron’s

Nov 7, 2017 The calls started coming in over the past two springs as Giannis Antetokounmpo’s talent began to come into focus. Trainers to some of the NBA’s top-level superstars wanted Antetokounmpo to work out with their clients during the offseason. Among the suitors was LeBron James’ camp — the NBA’s equivalent of being tapped…

NL Central offseason preview: Can Cubs add arms to stay on top?

8:05 AM ET With free agency about to get underway, the offseason is going to pick up steam. What are the big questions facing all 30 teams? Chicago Cubs: Who will the Cubs turn to for much-needed pitching help? 2017 record: 92-702018 World Series odds: 10-1Vote: What should the Cubs do this offseason? Back-to-back division…