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NFL notebook: Rosen calls life in limbo 'annoying'4/19/2019 12:36:37 AM Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen spoke publicly for the first time Thursday about the limbo he finds himself in with the team that drafted him last year, telling SI TV that it's "annoying" but that he "definitely understands the situation."MLB notebook: A's sign Davis through 20214/19/2019 12:26:05 AM Oakland Athletics slugger Khris Davis signed a contract extension Thursday that covers the 2020 and '21 seasons for a reported total of $33.5 million. Davis was scheduled to become a free agent in November.NBA notebook: Texas Tech's Culver declares for draft4/19/2019 12:21:13 AM Texas Tech standout Jarrett Culver, the Big 12 Player of the Year, announced Thursday he will forgo his last two seasons in Lubbock and declare for the 2019 NBA Draft.Boxing: Miller denies knowingly taking banned substance4/19/2019 12:02:53 AM American Jarrell Miller says he never knowingly took a banned substance and will appeal a decision to revoke his license over an adverse finding from a doping test ahead of his heavyweight title fight with Britain's Anthony Joshua.Lowry leads at Hilton Head, Molinari struggles4/18/2019 11:25:28 PM Ireland's Shane Lowry rediscovered his touch to grab the first-round lead at the RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Thursday while Italian Francesco Molinari struggled in his first start since his Masters letdown.Nadal, Djokovic ease into Monte Carlo quarter-finals4/18/2019 5:33:39 PM Champion Rafael Nadal and top-ranked Novak Djokovic turned in impressive displays to reach the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals on Thursday.Nets player: Embiid’s laughing apology over elbow ‘disrespectful’4/18/2019 4:26:23 PM Some Brooklyn Nets players are unhappy with the laughing apology given by Philadelphia center Joel Embiid over the elbow he delivered in Game 2, calling it "disrespectful."MLB roundup: Astros' streak halted at 104/18/2019 10:36:05 AM Matt Chapman broke a sixth-inning tie with a home run Wednesday night, helping the host Oakland Athletics snap the Houston Astros' 10-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory.NHL roundup: Avs put Flames on brink with OT win4/18/2019 6:26:39 AM Mikko Rantanen's second goal of the game was the overtime winner as the Colorado Avalanche erased a two-goal deficit and beat the Calgary Flames 3-2 Wednesday night in Denver.Olympics: Tokyo ticket lottery to launch for domestic sales on May 94/18/2019 5:17:17 AM Residents of Japan will be able to apply for tickets for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games from May 9, the organizing committee said on Thursday.NBA roundup: Celtics rally past Pacers for 2-0 series lead4/18/2019 4:49:58 AM Jayson Tatum buried a go-ahead 3-pointer with 50.8 seconds remaining Wednesday night, allowing the host Boston Celtics to overcome a late Indiana Pacers flurry and pull out a 99-91 victory in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series.NFL notebook: Defending champion Patriots open against Steelers4/18/2019 2:56:44 AM The New England Patriots will open the defense of their Super Bowl LIII title against the Pittsburgh Steelers on "Sunday Night Football" in Week 1, the NFL announced in its unveiling of the 2019 schedule.Take 5: Can't-miss NFL games in 20194/18/2019 1:26:55 AM The NFL's schedule release is like Christmas morning -- that is, if after unwrapping all of your gifts, you sat and stared at them for 4 1/2 months before unboxing the goods.MLB notebook: Braves reliever Vizcaino lost for season4/18/2019 1:11:10 AM Atlanta Braves right-hander Arodys Vizcaino will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery Wednesday on his right shoulder, the team announced.Boxing: Miller returns 'adverse finding' before Joshua bout - Hearn4/17/2019 11:13:13 PM American Jarrell Miller has returned an "adverse finding" in a voluntary drug test ahead of his world heavyweight title fight with Britain's Anthony Joshua, boxing promoter Eddie Hearn said on Wednesday.Bogut named Warriors starting center after Cousins injury4/17/2019 9:33:54 PM Andrew Bogut will start at center for the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors after DeMarcus Cousins tore his quad in the team's loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday, head coach Steve Kerr said on Wednesday.Targeted tests having an impact in esports, says Verroken4/17/2019 7:14:45 PM Targeted testing of esports competitors is leading to a rethink about drug cheating in online gaming and which stimulants are more widespread, according to anti-doping expert Michele Verroken.Boxing: Iranian female fighter cancels return home after arrest warrant issued4/17/2019 6:48:10 PM The first Iranian woman to contest an official boxing bout has canceled plans to return home after an arrest warrant was issued for her in Tehran, her representative said on Wednesday as Iranian authorities issued a denial.Dominant Nadal makes winning start in Monte Carlo4/17/2019 5:20:21 PM Rafa Nadal produced a claycourt masterclass to pick apart fellow Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 6-1 6-1, as the world number two began his Monte Carlo Masters title defense in stunning fashion on Wednesday.MLB roundup: Yankees pummel Red Sox in season's first meeting4/17/2019 9:56:57 AM James Paxton struck out 12 and pitched eight dominant innings of two-hit ball to outpitch Chris Sale, and the host New York Yankees rolled to an 8-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.