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Mayfield fuels Browns past Broncos for sixth win


It wasn't pretty, but the Browns are still in the playoff hunt for at least one more night

At 6-7-1, Cleveland needs help to reach the postseason. The Browns still have a chance after winning four of their past five.

Mayfield channels Kobe's 'Mamba Mentality'

Baker Mayfield talks about Kobe Bryant's visit and when asked if he was aware of the Browns' record in Denver since 1990, he replies "nope, five years later I was born."


Mayfield finds Callaway for TD

Baker Mayfield tosses a pass into the end zone to Antonio Callaway, who makes the catch for the touchdown.


Miller becomes Broncos' all-time sack leader

Von Miller barges through the line to sack Baker Mayfield, giving him the most sacks in Broncos' franchise history with 98.


Keenum after loss: 'A lot of anger at myself'

Case Keenum voices his anger after the Broncos' devastating loss to the Browns, saying that he regrets some of the plays he made down the stretch.


Joseph on decision to kick FG: 'I wanted points'

Vance Joseph explains his call to kick a field goal on 4th-and-1 late in the 4th quarter, and expresses his frustration after the loss to Cleveland.


Peppers flies in for game-sealing sack

On 4th down, Jabrill Peppers gets to Case Keenum untouched and sacks him to seal the Browns' win over the Broncos.


Keenum scrambles away from pressure for TD

Case Keenum avoids the pressure and dives across the goal line for the 1-yard touchdown.


Perriman makes leaping TD grab

Baker Mayfield lobs a pass toward the end zone, and Breshad Perriman makes a leaping catch for a touchdown.


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LeBron's triple-double powers Lakers to win


LeBron: Lonzo and I love making plays for our teammates

LeBron James speaks with the media about Lonzo Ball and how both of them love making plays for their teammates and being reliable ball handlers.


Lonzo records his first triple-double of the season

Lonzo Ball adds to LeBron James' triple-double with one of his own to lead the Lakers past the Hornets.


Stephenson earns tech for air guitar celebration

Lance Stephenson pulls up for a 3-pointer and celebrates with an air guitar, but he's called for a taunting technical foul.


Stephenson: 'The refs don't like my little air guitar celebration'

Lance Stephenson says his air guitar celebration was just "a little fun" and he was surprised to get a technical foul.


LeBron: Lance shouldn't have gotten a tech for air guitar

LeBron James discusses Lance Stephenson getting a tech after his dunk celebration, saying he didn't deserve it because that's what he always does.


Stephenson gets LeBron out of his seat with monster slam

Lance Stephenson catches air, flying to the hoop for a rim-rocking jam forcing an amped up LeBron James out of his seat.


LeBron connects with Chandler for the oop

LeBron James takes control, slowing down the fast break and sending a nice lob up to Tyson Chandler to finish at the rim.


LeBron lays it in with nifty assist from Lonzo

Lonzo Ball fires a pass over his shoulder to LeBron James who picks it up and lays it in for two.


Lonzo splits two defenders for powerful jam

Lonzo Ball drives to the hoop and throws down a hammer slam against the Hornets in the second half.


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