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Thursday Sports in Brief

Friday, December 28th, 2018

Watson has caught 33 passes for 371 yards and two touchdowns this season in helping the Saints capture the top playoff seed in the NFC. BASEBALL WASHINGTON (AP) - Anibal Sanchez has a new team and his same catcher. The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a two-year, $19 million contract with right-hander Anibal Sanchez on Thursday.

This Week in U.S. Sports: LeBron goes down while Brady will go on forever

Thursday, December 27th, 2018

LeBron James sustained a groin injury for Christmas. The parents of an MLB prospect received a surprise that was years in the making. Up next, the Indianapolis Colts and Tennessee Titans will battle for an NFL playoff spot to start 2019.

It’s important to have his mentality – Mayfield thrilled with Kobe Bryant visit as Browns beat Broncos

Sunday, December 16th, 2018

Baker Mayfield believes it is important to have the same mentality as Kobe Bryant when playing on the road after the Los Angeles Lakers legend visited the Cleveland Browns ahead of their away win over the Denver Broncos. The five-time NBA champion was a guest at the Browns' team meeting on Friday and provided the players with motivation going into Saturday's clash with the Broncos. Cleveland subsequently claimed a narrow 17-16 victory to keep their playoff hopes alive and, though rookie quarterback Mayfield was unsure whether Bryant's visit had an impact, he was full of praise for the 18-time All-Star.

Richard Sherman says Kobe Bryant helped him recover from injury

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Richard Sherman lost much of 2017 to injury. One of the more intriguing stories this NFL season will take place out west, as cornerback Richard Sherman looks to rebound from injury with the same team he tormented for many years with the Seattle Seahawks. Now a member of the San Francisco 49ers, Sherman told ESPN how he drew motivation from an unlikely volcano: former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant.