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Australian Open
Stefanos Tsitsipas is one of the favorites remaining in the men's draw in Melbourne.

Stefanos Tsitsipas edges Taylor Fritz, ends US men’s hopes in Australia

The fourth-ranked Greek needed five sets to put way the last American in the men's draw.

Sports Log
Allen Flanigan and Auburn are on top of men's college basketball for the first time in program history.

Auburn men hit No. 1 in AP Top 25 for first time in program history

The Tigers beat Kentucky over the weekend for their 15th consecutive win, then scooped up 45 of 61 first-place votes to become the nation’s top-ranked team for the first time.

NFL Notebook
Tom Brady has one year remaining on his contract and has said in the past he’d like to play until he’s at least 45, maybe even beyond.

With or without Tom Brady, Buccaneers roster will have a different look

Nearly half the roster is eligible for free agency, including wide receiver Chris Godwin and tight end Rob Gronkowski.

Hudson Swafford cradles the winner's trophy at the end of the American Express golf tournament.

Hudson Swafford uses late eagle to break tie and claim American Express

It was his second victory in the tournament in five years.

Golf roundup
Hudson Swafford cradles with the trophy after winning The American Express at the Stadium Course at PGA West in La Quinta, Calif.

Hudson Swafford uses eagle to break tie and claim American Express

It was the second time in five years that he won the tournament.

SPORTS LOG
Italy's Elena Curtoni notched the second victory of her career in her 230th World Cup race after she finish a slim 0.09 seconds ahead of Austria’s Tamara Tippler and 0.24 ahead of Olympic combined champion Michelle Gisin in the women's super-G as part of the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italian Alps, on Sunday.

Elena Curtoni wins women’s super-G ahead of Beijing Olympics, while Sofia Goggia crashes again

The Italian team said Goggia sprained her left knee, partially tore a cruciate ligament and suffered a “minor fracture” of the fibula bone in her leg — plus some tendon damage.

Tom Brady #12 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looks on in the second quarter against the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC Divisional Playoff game at Raymond James Stadium on January 23, 2022 in Tampa, Florida.

Tom Brady’s return to the Bucs next season isn’t a lock

The 44-year-old seven-time Super Bowl champion said in late September he plans to play at least one more season, but he’s indicated several times since that returning will be a family decision.

Mr. Gillies (second from left) greeted Denis Potvin as Bryan Trottier (right) and Bobby Nystrom got a chuckle out of the encounter during introductions for "The Core of the Four" New York Islanders teams that won consecutive Stanley Cups from 1979 to 1982, at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., March 2, 2008.

Islanders 1980s dynasty star Clark Gillies dies at 67

Mr. Gillies had 319 goals and 378 assists in 958 games over 14 seasons with the Islanders and Buffalo Sabres.