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Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Joey Bosa envisioned himself wearing a star on the side of helmet entering the 2016 draft. "I thought I was going to be a Cowboy for sure. I was pretty convinced. That's where i wanted to be originally. I thought it was a great fit for me." The Chargers ended up taking him with the third overall, one spot before the Cowboys selected Ezekiel Elliott.

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Most impressive prospect for each NHL team at the quarter mark

Which young players in the prospect ranks have been turning heads so far this season? Here's a look at a prospect from all 31 teams who has been particularly notable, including Ryan Donato (Bruins), Kirill Kaprizov (Wild) and Daniel Sprong (Penguins).

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Power Rankings: Cowboys remain at No. 13

The Cowboys have genuinely looked awful the past two weeks. A win over the Chargers on Thanksgiving could help right the ship, but another big loss could move them into train wreck territory.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Sean Lee was the only player not on the field during the open portion of Tuesday's practice. Tyron Smith (groin) took the first-team snaps at left tackle, while linebacker Anthony Hitchens (groin) and safety Jeff Heath (concussion) took the first-team defensive snaps. The players are not in pads or shells for the practice with such a quick turnaround.

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Elliott's absence exposing Cowboys' defense (2:00)

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Speaking on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said Sean Lee will not play Thursday against the Los Angeles Chargers because of a hamstring strain. It will be Lee's fourth missed game of the season and he is iffy to play Nov, 30 against Washington.

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Celtics extend win streak to 16 games (3:00)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge with a playful Tweet after Kyrie Irving scored 47 points on 16-of-22 shooting in Boston's overtime win over Dallas. The Celtics have won 16 straight games.

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Lual-Acuil Jr. rolls off the pick for the alley-oop and-1 (0:36)
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Smith Jr. pump fakes, floats to the rim (0:15)
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Rangers add six players to 40-man roster

The Texas Rangers added RHPs Jonathan Hernandez and Ariel Jurado, LHPs Brett Martin and Joe Palumbo, C Jose Trevino and INF Isiah Kiner-Falefa to the team's 40-man roster on Monday. Jurado, Martin and Palumbo ranked among Keith Law's top 10 in the organization prior to the start of the 2017 season.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Linebacker Anthony Hitchens received positive news from an MRI on a groin injury that knocked him out in the second half of Sunday's loss to Philadelphia. He said he will practice this week with the idea he will play Thursday against the Chargers.

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Cowboys crumble in second half

The Cowboys fell to the Eagles 37-9 on Sunday after holding a 9-7 lead over Philadelphia at halftime. Dallas has lost only one other game by more than 20 points after leading at the intermission. On Dec. 9, 1962, the Cowboys led the St. Louis Cardinals 20-14 at halftime before eventually dropping the game 52-20. (Elias Sports Bureau)

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Kicker Dan Bailey is holding out hope he can return to game action Thursday against the Los Angeles Chargers after missing four games with a groin injury. He started kicking again last week and went through a fairly involved pregame routine Sunday. If he doesn't return against the Chargers, he believes he will be ready Nov. 30 against Washington.