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Five trade targets for the Lakers after missing out on Trevor Ariza

They missed out on Trevor Ariza. Should the Lakers pursue another win-now player instead?

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Stephen A.: Lakers should go all in for Anthony Davis


Hot Stove

Buster's Buzz: $400 million? Harper, Machado might have to settle for less

Sure, they'll still make a fortune this winter. But this free-agent class just isn't going to get what agents dreamed of a few years ago.

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How good is J.T. Realmuto and who needs him most?

As rumors swirl about potential blockbuster deals for Miami's All-Star catcher, we examine how excited you should be if your team is in the Realmuto mix.

Saints Edge Panthers

New Orleans 12, Carolina 9

Stephen A. not as high on Saints after win over Panthers


NFL playoff picture: Saints one win away from clinching top seed

If the regular season ended right now, here's how the top six teams would look in each conference, plus clinching scenarios.

College Football

Grading every coaching hire from best to worst

Ryan Day steps into a pressure cooker, Kansas State and Texas Tech get high marks despite fan reaction, but Kansas is a big question mark with Les Miles.

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