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• The NFL and Mexico's President-Elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador confirmed that the third game of the existing agreement signed in 2016 will be played in 2019 at Estadio Azteca. The date and time of the game will be determined in conjunction with the release of the 2019 NFL schedule next spring

• NBC Sports and the Premier League are partnering to present their second Premier League Mornings Live, scheduled to take place in New York on Saturday, Dec. 8. The event will include a turf pitch, the Premier League trophy, club mascots and special guests. The initial fan fest in September was attended by more than 2,000 on a rooftop overlooking the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C.

• NBC Sports’ inaugural presentation of the IMSA SportsCar Championship begins Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, with live coverage of the 57th Rolex 24 at Daytona (Daytona Beach, Fla.), as part of more than 100 hours of IMSA programming set to air across NBC, NBCSN, NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app throughout the upcoming 2019 season.

• Between now and Nov. 19, every use of #SaluteToService on Twitter will generate a $5 donation, up to $5 million, to the NFL’s military non-profit partners – including the Pat Tillman Foundation, TAPS, USO, Wounded Warrior Project and the Bob Woodruff Foundation.

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MLB MOY, MVP, CY Young, ROY

AL ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
• Shohei Ohtani, RHP/DH Los Angeles Angels

NL ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
• Ronald Acuna Jr., OF Atlanta Braves

AL MANAGER OF THE YEAR
• Bob Melvin Oakland A's

NL MANAGER OF THE YEAR
• Brian Snitker Atlanta Braves

AL MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
• Mookie Betts, OF Boston Red Sox

NL MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
• Christian Yelich, OF Milwaukee Brewers

AL CY YOUNG
• Blake Snell Tampa Bay Rays

NL CY YOUNG
• Jacob deGrom New York Mets

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All-Time NBA Scoring Leaders (To Date)

1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 38, 387
2. Karl Malone 36,928
3. Kobe Bryant 33,643
4. Michael Jordan 32.292
5. LeBron James 31.425*
6. Wilt Chamberlain 31.419
7. Dirk Nowitzki 31,187*
8. Shaquille O’Neal 28,596
9. Moses Malone 27,409
10. Elvin Hays 27,313
11. Hakeem Olajuwon 26,946
12. Oscar Robertson 26,710
13. Dominique Wilkins 26,668
14. Tim Duncan 26,496
15. Paul Pierce 26,397
19. Carmelo Anthony 25,551*
22. Vince Carter 24,967*
30. Dwayne Wade 22,211*
*Still Active

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Weekend Box Office Nov. 16-18
1. Fantastic Beasts Crimes of Grindelwald $62.2M
2. The Grinch $38.1M
3. Bohemian Rhapsody $15.7M
4. Instant Family $14.7M
5. Widows $12.3M
6. Nutcracker and the Four Realms $4.7M
7. A Star is Born $4.3M
8. Overlord $3.8M
9. Girl in the Spider’s Web $2.5M
10. Burn the Stage $2.3M

SOURCE: COMSCORE.com

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Dec272013

MIA: Kobe, D-Rose, Rajon Among Leaders In Voting For 2014 NBA All-Star Game

By Barry Janoff

December 27, 2013: Kobe Bryant has played in just six games this season, Derrick Rose in just ten after missing all of last season and Rajon Rondo has not hit the court at all, but they are among the leading vote-getters in the second round of balloting for the NBA 2014 All-Star Game.

LeBron James of the Miami Heat and Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder lead their respective conferences in just-released voting totals in the NBA All-Star Balloting 2014 presented by Sprint.

James is the top overall vote-getter (854,105 votes) in the Eastern Conference, Durant (850,728) leads in the Western Conference.

However, Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers is first among Western Conference backcourt players and third among all NBA players (723,031). Paul George of the Indiana Pacers leads Eastern Conference backcourt players and is the only other player to date with more than 700,000 votes (712,808).

Among others in the top vote-getters who either are or have been out for serious time are Steve Nash, Brook Lopez, Deron Williams and Russell Westbrook. who is having knee surgery and will be out until after the All-Star Game, according to the Thunder.

The NBA voting comes with a heavy dose of social media, with people worldwide able to submit ballots via such venues as Facebook, Twitter and for the first time Instagram. Social media outlets Sina Weibo and Tencent Microblog are also being used in China.

In addition, People can vote in NBA arenas, via the NBA Game Tim App, the NBA Game Time App from Sprint and at NBA.com, the latter offering visitors the opportunity to win tickets to the All-Star Game and related events in New Orleans in February.

The NBA has not as yet broken down the voting by outlet.

The 63rd NBA All-Star Game will be exclusively televised on TNT from New Orleans Arena on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. The All-Star Game, also broadcast live on ESPN Radio, will collectively reach fans in 215 countries and territories in more than 40 languages.

Eastern Conference
Front Court
1. LeBron James (Mia) 854,105 
2. Paul George (Ind) 712,808 
3. Carmelo Anthony (NYK) 580,795 
4. Roy Hibbert (Ind) 304,829 
5. Chris Bosh (Mia) 222,861 
6. Kevin Garnett (BKN) 137,520 
7. Joakim Noah (Chi) 101,308 
8. Andre Drummond (Det) 91,132 
9. Jeff Green (Bos) 78,693 
10. Tyson Chandler (NYK) 77,496 
11. Luol Deng (Chi) 73,418 
12. Carlos Boozer (Chi) 64,861 
13. Paul Pierce (BKN) 60,541 
14. Brook Lopez (BKN) 52,907 
15. Josh Smith (Det) 46,836

Backcourt
1. Dwyane Wade (Mia) 565,455 
2. Kyrie Irving (Cle) 524,000 
3. Derrick Rose (Chi) 299,950 
4. John Wall (Was) 210,988 
5. Ray Allen (Mia) 143,714 
6. Rajon Rondo (Bos) 111,335 
7. Deron Williams (BKN) 74,047 
8. George Hill (Ind) 66,030 
9. Lance Stephenson (Ind) 50,444 
10. DeMar DeRozan (Tor) 48,744

Western Conference
Front Court
1. Kevin Durant (OKC) 850,728 
2. Dwight Howard (Hou) 408,623 
3. Blake Griffin (LAC) 399,357 
4. Kevin Love (Min) 377,941 
5. Tim Duncan (SA) 312,809 
6. LaMarcus Aldridge (Por) 282,613 
7. Anthony Davis (NO) 188,589 
8. Pau Gasol (LAL) 177,883 
9. Andre Iguodala (GS) 145,089 
10. Dirk Nowitzki (Dal) 126,025 
11. Chandler Parsons (Hou) 106,369 
12. DeMarcus Cousins (Sac) 99,903 
13. David Lee (GS) 89,858 
14. Omer Asik (Hou) 79,591 
15. Kawhi Leonard (SA) 76,110


Backcourt1. Kobe Bryant (LAL) 723,031 
2. Chris Paul (LAC) 533,647 
3. Stephen Curry (GS) 481,698 
4. Jeremy Lin (Hou) 358,725 
5. James Harden (Hou) 270,476 
6. Russell Westbrook (OKC) 216,070 
7. Tony Parker (SA) 158,329 
8. Damian Lillard (Por) 105,880 
9. Ricky Rubio (Min) 81,829 
10. Steve Nash (LAL) 81,377

Source: NBA

NBA Pumps All-Star Ballot With Social Media

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