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The AFC North title belongs to the Baltimore Ravens, and the No. 1 seed in the conference playoffs isn't far behind. Lamar Jackson made his case for the MVP award by completing 15 of 23 passes for 212 yards and five touchdowns as the Ravens coasted to their 10th consecutive win, 42-21 over the Jets.

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Marcus Morris scored a season-high 36 points and the New York Knicks held off the Golden State Warriors 124-122 in overtime to snap a 10-game losing streak. Julius Randle added 24 points and 13 rebounds as New York fought off a furious Warriors comeback and gave Mike Miller his first win as interim coach.

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Joel Embiid scored 22 points, including two key free throws with 15.3 seconds left, and Tobias Harris added 20 as Philadelphia beat Denver 97-92. Matisse Thybulle added 13 points for the Sixers, who are 13-0 in Philadelphia. They have won three straight and seven of eight. Will Barton had 26 points to lead the Nuggets, who have lost three in a row and five of six.

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The Philadelphia Eagles own a share of first-place in the NFC East after erasing a 17-3 halftime deficit against the lowly New York Giants. Carson Wentz tossed a 2-yard touchdown pass to Zach Ertz in overtime to lead the Eagles to a 23-17 win over the Giants. 

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Lamar Jackson threw three touchdown passes and the 11-2 Ravens secured their second consecutive playoff with a 24-17 win over the 9-4 Bills. Jackson finished 16 of 25 for 143 yards and appeared to seal the game by hitting Willie Snead for a four-yard TD to put Baltimore ahead, 24-9 with 9:49 left. Facing fourth-and-8 at Baltimore's 16, Josh Allen's pass over the middle was broken up by Marcus Peters at the goal line to secure the win.

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Ryan Pulock scored a power-play goal in overtime to give the Islanders their seventh straight win at Nassau Coliseum, 3-2 over the Golden Knights.

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The Celtics are 8-0 at home after Jaylen Brown scored a season-high 31 points and Kemba Walker furnished 28 in a 112-93 pounding of the Heat. Brown connected on a season-high six 3-pointers, and Walker had seven assists and four rebounds to help Boston withstand Jimmy Butler's season-high 37 points.

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The Boston Bruins continue to share the NHL's best point total with Washington after stretching their winning streak to eight games. Jaroslav Halak notched his second shutout of the season and 49th of his career by handling 24 shots in the Bruins' 2-0 win against the Hurricanes. 

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The New York Islanders have back-to-back wins since a three-game winless skid through California. Anders Lee scored for the second straight game and Jordan Eberle collected his first two goals of the season as the Islanders downed the Red Wings, 4-1. 

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Baltimore now shares the AFC's best record with New England following the Patriots' 28-22 loss to the Texans. Deshaun Watson had 234 yards passing and threw touchdown passes of 14, 13, and 35 yards as Houston built a 21-3 lead against New England's vaunted defense. 

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The Buffalo Bills have fortified their postseason chances by earning their first Thanksgiving Day victory in 44 years. Josh Allen threw for a touchdown and ran for another as the Bills knocked off the Dallas Cowboys, 26-15.

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David Pastrnak recorded his second hat trick of the season and the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Bruins routed the Montreal Canadiens 8-1. Jake Debrusk, Brad Marchand, Anders Bjork, Charlie Coyle and Danon Heinen also scored for the Bruins, who have won four straight. 

Spencer Dinwiddie capped his 23-point night by draining a fadeaway jumper with 1.9 seconds remaining to give the Nets their fourth straight victory, 108-106 over the Cavaliers. Jarrett Allen had 22 points and a season-high 21 rebounds, going 9 of 10 from the field and adding a key block of Jordan Clarkson's shot late in the game.

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The New York Islanders' point streak has become a team record. The Islanders are 15-0-1 in their last 16 games after Brock Nelson scored late in overtime to give them a 4-3 victory over the Penguins. 

The Nets downed the Hornets, 101-91 behind Jarrett Allen's 22 points and 17 rebounds. Taurean Prince and Spencer Dinwiddie added 20 points apiece for Brooklyn, which was without Kyrie Irving for the third straight game because of a right shoulder injury. Terry Rozier had 18 points and Devonte' Graham added 17 in Charlotte's second consecutive loss.

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Brock Nelson's second goal of the game 2:55 into overtime capped a frantic comeback to lift the New York Islanders over the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 to extend their points streak to 15 games. The Islanders trailed by two late in the third period before goals by Josh Bailey and Ryan Pulock in the final 4:29 of regulation forced overtime.

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Tom Brady threw for 216 yards on Sunday, but wide receiver Julian Edelman provided the biggest pass for the New England Patriots as they bounced back from their only loss of the season. Edelman hit Phillip Dorsett for a go-ahead, 15-yard touchdown early in the third quarter of the Pats’ 17-10 comeback over the Eagles in Philadelphia. It was his second career TD pass and first since a playoff victory over the Ravens in January 2015.

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The Cleveland Browns gave the type of performance that could have their fans thinking about the postseason once again. Baker Mayfield threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as the Browns ended the Pittsburgh Steelers’ four-game winning streak, 21-7. 

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Joel Embiid scored 27 points, including the go-ahead dunk with 13.2 seconds remaining, to lift the Philadelphia 76ers to a 98-97 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Josh Richardson added 17 points and Ben Simmons had 15 for Philadelphia.

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The Boston Celtics own the NBA’s longest winning streak of the young season after holding off the Dallas Mavericks. Kemba Walker nailed three key 3-pointers in the fourth quarter and finished with 29 points in the Celtics’ 116-106 downing of Dallas.

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The Jets wasted a 14-0 lead and trailed 27-21 in the fourth quarter until Le’Veon Bell scored on a one-yard run to help New York pull out a 34-27 victory against the Giants. Sam Darnold threw a touchdown pass to Jamison Crowder and had a TD run for the 2-7 Jets. Daniel Jones threw a career-high four touchdown passes, two each to Darius Slayton and Golden Tate, but couldn't prevent the 2-8 Giants from losing their sixth in a row.

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The Pittsburgh Penguins ended the New York Islanders’ team-record 15-game winning streak in February 1982. The Pens have done it to the Isles again by stopping their second-longest winning streak in club history. The Islanders had won 10 in a row before blowing a 3-0 lead in the third period of a 4-3 overtime loss to Pittsburgh.

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Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons did not return for the second half at Utah because of right shoulder soreness. Simmons sustained a stinger in his shoulder in the first quarter after bumping Jazz guard Royce O'Neale in the chest while posting up. Utah beat the 76ers 106-104.

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The Boston Celtics have reeled off a five-game winning streak since a season-opening loss to the Philadelphia 76ers. Gordon Hayward hit all 16 of his 2-point attempts while scoring a career-high 39 points as the Celtics downed the Cavaliers, 119-113. 

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A black cat did nothing to jinx the Dallas Cowboys at the Meadowlands Monday night. Dak Prescott threw two of his three touchdown passes in a 21-point fourth quarter that carried the Cowboys to a 37-18 win over the Giants. 

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The Baltimore Ravens have ended the New England Patriots’ bid for a perfect regular season, leaving the San Francisco 49ers as the NFL’s only unbeaten team. Lamar Jackson ran for 61 yards and two touchdowns and was 17 of 23 passing for 163 yards and a score as the Ravens shredded the Patriots, 37-20.

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Jimmy Garoppolo threw for 317 yards and four touchdowns and the San Francisco 49ers reach the halfway point of their season undefeated, beating the Arizona Cardinals 28-25 Thursday night. 

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Washington has a World Series championship for the first time since the 1924 Senators beat the New York Giants. Anthony Rendon and Howie Kendrick belted huge home runs in the seventh inning as the Nationals rallied to take Game 7, 6-2 over the Astros in Houston. Winning pitcher Patrick Corbin gave the Nats three solid innings of shutout relief to close out a series in which the road team won every game.

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It remains road-sweet-road in the World Series after the Washington Nationals forced a Game 7 against the Astros in Houston. Anthony Rendon and Stephen Strasburg carried the Nationals to a 7-2 win over the Astros to stretch the Fall Classic to the limit.

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The Pittsburgh Steelers are the latest team to hang an “L” on the Miami Dolphins. James Conner ran for 145 yards and a touchdown, and Mason Rudolph overcame a shaky start to guide the Steelers’ offense to a 27-14 victory over the winless Dolphins.

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