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LeBron James scored 19 of his 21 points to quickly cut into Kobe Bryant's shrinking lead over him for the No. 3 scoring spot in NBA history, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the New York Knicks 100-92 on Wednesday night.
- Eli Manning retiring after 16 seasons in NFL
- GM: Mets close to naming Rojas new manager
- Rangers' Panarin (upper-body) sits out vs. Isles
- Jeter, Walker elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
Incredible Super Bowl throws to David Tyree and Mario Manningham were among the plays that cemented Eli Manning's legacy.
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Larry Walker announced in NY Wed. his HoF plaque would depict a Rockies cap & fellow new electee Derek Jeter - asked at the end of the news conference what he takes most pride in - said, "I'm most proud I was a Yankee," adding it was all he ever wanted. The career-long Yankee said he isn't thinking about the unidentified voter who deprived him of a unanimous tally. The Hall confirmed that several years ago its board turned down a writers association proposal to reveal all votes.
Giants quarterback Eli Manning announced his retirement on Wednesday after 16 NFL seasons and two Super Bowl MVP awards.
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Eli Manning will hold a news conference Friday to announce his retirement, sources tell ESPN's Dan Graziano and Jordan Raanan.
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The Mets are nearing agreement on a deal to name Luis Rojas their new manager.
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The Mets are close to naming Luis Rojas as their new manager. Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen told reporters Wednesday that the team is close to finalizing a multi-year deal to make Rojas their manager. Rojas would replace Carlos Beltran, who parted ways with the Mets on Thursday after being named as a key participant in the 2017 Astros' sign-stealing scandal.
Forward Artemi Panarin, the Rangers' leading scorer and potentially the biggest offseason addition of any team in the NHL, missed Tuesday's 4-0 loss to the Islanders because of an upper-body injury.
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With Derek Jeter and Larry Walker making up the 2020 Hall of Fame class, Buster and Tim Kurkjian discuss Jeter's legacy, Walker's emotional reaction, the need for transparency from the voters, if Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens will ever make the cut, Nolan Arenado's standing with the Rockies and more (8:05). Plus, a laundry list of Bleacher Tweets on the HOF elections and the sign-stealing scandal (29:40).
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Markus Howard scored 32 points with six rebounds and four assists and Marquette beat St. John's 82-68 on Tuesday.
Josh Bailey had a goal and two assists, Thomas Greiss stopped 41 shots, and the New York Islanders held on to beat the rival New York Rangers 4-2 Tuesday night.
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