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December 6, 2018 2:01 PM Julius Peppers, Von Miller, Vernon Davis among 32 Man of Year finalists

NEW YORK -- Veterans Julius Peppers, Von Miller and Vernon Davis are among the 32 nominees announced Thursday for the NFL's Walter Payton Man of the Year award. Unlike in the past, when three finalists were selected before a recipient was chosen, one player from every NFL team is a finalist. All will be recognized and participate in NFL functions during 93

December 5, 2018 7:01 AM Georgia minister convicted of child rape flees courthouse

ATLANTA – Authorities are searching for a Georgia minister convicted of child rape and molestation who fled an Atlanta courthouse before his conviction was handed down. Citing a Tuesday Fulton County District Attorney's Office statement, news outlets report 45-year-old Don Martin left the courthouse after five days of testimony and didn't return for closing 103

December 4, 2018 10:33 PM Ankle injury to sideline Hawks' Taurean Prince at least 3 weeks

The Atlanta Hawks say forward Taurean Prince will miss at least three weeks with a left ankle injury. Prince was hurt Monday when he came down on Golden State's Shaun Livingston while shooting during Atlanta's 128-111 loss to the Warriors. X-rays were negative, but an MRI on Tuesday revealed that Prince has a ligament sprain, bone bruise and soft tissue 82

December 4, 2018 8:21 PM 'Black Panther,' 'Star is Born' among AFI's top films of 2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Musical drama “A Star is Born,” superhero movie “Black Panther” and horror flick “A Quiet Place” were named as some of the 10 best films of 2018 by the American Film Institute on Tuesday. The top movies also included coming-of-age tale “Eighth Grade” and family film “Mary Poppins Returns,” as well as historical dramas “BlacKkKlansman 168

December 2, 2018 8:10 AM Lil Baby Celebrates New Album by Giving Son $25k Customized Chain

Lil Baby's showing he's a real hands-on dad ... especially when it comes to giving his son the bling he deserves. The Atlanta rapper wanted to do something special for his 3-year-old boy, Jason, as sort of a late birthday/early Christmas present ... and also to celebrate his new album dropping. So, we're told he went to Icebox with a $25k budget and they went to work ... and so did Lil Baby. We're 168

December 2, 2018 12:50 AM Alabama defeats Georgia, 35-28, securing the top seed in the four-team college football championship tournament

Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts (2) runs past Georgia linebacker Walter Grant (84) during the second half of the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) Top-ranked Alabama stormed back from a 14-point deficit to defeat Georgia, 35-28, and secure the top seed in the four-team 130

November 30, 2018 4:40 PM Wizards' Dwight Howard out 2-3 months after lower-back surgery

Washington Wizards center Dwight Howard underwent surgery Friday in Los Angeles to provide relief from a gluteal injury, a procedure that will sideline him for two to three months. Howard decided in the late hours on Thursday to forgo another opinion and accept a recommendation to immediately undergo a lower-back procedure with Dr. Robert Watkins on Friday 86

November 26, 2018 9:20 PM McCann returns to Braves on one-year deal

Catcher Brian McCann is returning to the Atlanta Braves on a one-year, $2 million contract, the team announced Monday. The 34-year-old McCann was a seven-time All-Star for the Braves between 2005-13. McCann became a free agent when the Houston Astros declined his $15 million option for 2019. McCann, who is from the Atlanta area, made six straight All-Star 129

November 26, 2018 8:04 PM Report: Braves, 3B Donaldson agree to one-year deal

Third baseman Josh Donaldson is close to a one-year deal with the Atlanta Braves, according to multiple reports. Yahoo Sports reported the contract would be worth $23 million plus incentives, pending Donaldson’s physical. The medical evaluation could be closely scrutinized given Donaldson spent significant time on the disabled list last season. He missed 101

November 26, 2018 7:46 PM Josh Donaldson signs one-year, $23 million deal with Atlanta Braves

Donaldson, the 2015 American League MVP, joined Cleveland just before the Aug. 31 waiver deadline. Because of an assortment of injuries, he was limited to just 16 games with the Indians and had only one hit in the postseason. The 32-year-old Donaldson batted a combined .246 with eight home runs and 23 RBIs in 52 games for Cleveland and Toronto last season 83