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Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2:30 PM ET on Sunday, Oct 16

Oct 16 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2:30 PM ET on Sunday, Oct 16:

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NFL

NFL Notebook

News and notes from around the NFL. (FBN-NOTEBOOK, expect by 8 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, 600 words)

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NFL Roundup

Capsule recaps of all games on today's schedule. Will move as updated throughout the evening. (FBN-ROUNDUP, expect first version by 5 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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The Sports Xchange covers all NFL games (all times ET)

L.A. Rams at Detroit 1:00 PM

San Francisco at Buffalo 1:00 PM

Jacksonville at Chicago 1:00 PM

Cleveland at Tennessee 1:00 PM

Philadelphia at Washington 1:00 PM

Baltimore at N.Y. Giants 1:00 PM

Carolina at New Orleans 1:00 PM

Pittsburgh at Miami 1:00 PM

Cincinnati at New England 1:00 PM

Kansas City at Oakland 4:05 PM

Atlanta at Seattle 4:25 PM

Dallas at Green Bay 4:25 PM

Indianapolis at Houston 8:30 PM

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

First and 20

The Sports Xchange's national college football columnist Anthony Gimino analyzes the biggest storylines coming out of this weekend's slate of games. (FBC-COLUMN-FIRST-AND-20, expect by 3 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, By Anthony Gimino, 1,500 words)

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MLB

NLCS Game 2: Kershaw takes mound as Dodgers try to even series

CHICAGO -- Three nights after his seven-pitch, series-clinching save at Washington, Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw gets the call Sunday night after the Cubs' rode a Miguel Montero grand slam to a 8-4 win in Game 1 of the NLCS the night before. (BBO-DODGERS-CUBS-WRITETHRU, expect asap after 8 p.m. ET game, The Sports Xchange, By Jack Magruder, 400-word first lede, 700-word writethru)

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NHL

NHL Roundup

Capsule recaps of all games on today's schedule. Will move as updated throughout the evening. (HKN-ROUNDUP, expect first version by 5 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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The Sports Xchange covers all NHL games (all times ET)

Anaheim at N.Y. Islanders 6:00 PM

Buffalo at Edmonton 7:00 PM

Carolina at Vancouver 10:00 PM

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GOLF

Moore poised to become PGA Tour's next star

Ryan Moore has enjoyed a successful PGA Tour career, but the 33-year-old could be on the verge of taking his game to the next level after a two-month span that included winning the John Deere Classic, posting three top-10 finishes and clinching the final point for the U.S. in the Ryder Cup. (GLF-INSIDETHEROPES, expect approx. 8 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, By Tom LaMarre, 600 words)

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Safeway Open

Patton Kizzire finished up his third-round 66 on Sunday morning to grab a one-shot lead over Scott Piercy and Johnson Wagner entering the final round of the Safeway Open in Napa, Calif. (GLF-RECAP-SAFEWAYOPEN, expect approx. 8 p.m. ET, The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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Ciganda beats Lee in playoff in South Korea

Carlota Ciganda birdied the first playoff hole to beat American Alison Lee and win the KEB Hana Bank Championship in Incheon, South Korea. (GLF-RECAP-KEB CHAMPIONSHIP, moved, The Sports Xchange, 300 words)

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AUTO RACING

Hollywood Casino 400

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Matt Kenseth is on the pole for Sunday's Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway. (CAR-SPRINTCUP-FIRSTLEDE/WRITETHRU-HOLLYWOOD, expect asap after 2:15 p.m. scheduled green flag, The Sports Xchange, By Amanda Vincent, 700 words.)

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Hollywood Casino 400 Notebook

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - News and notes from around the track at the Hollywood Casino 400. (CAR-SPRINT-NOTEBOOK, expect approx. two hours post-race, NASCAR Wire Service, special to The Sports Xchange, By Reid Spencer, 500 words)

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TENNIS

Murray wins sixth title of season

No. 2 seed Andy Murray beat Roberto Bautista Agut to win the Shanghai Masters in China as he attempts to track down Novak Djokovic for the No. 1 world ranking. (TENNIS-ROUNDUP-SHENZHEN, moved, The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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Red-hot Wozniacki faces Mladenovic in Hong Kong final

Caroline Wozniacki won her second title in the past month by outlasting France's Kristina Mladenovic in a three-set final at the Hong Kong Tennis Open. (TENNIS-ROUNDUP-SHENZHEN, moved, The Sports Xchange, 400 words)

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WNBA

WNBA Finals: Game 4

LOS ANGELES - The Sparks hold a 2-1 series lead and look to close out the Minnesota Lynx in Game 4 of the WNBA Finals. (BKL-LYNX-SPARKS-WRITETHRU, expect asap after 8:30 PM game, The Sports Xchange, by Mike Terry, 400-word first lede, 700-word writethru).

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MLS

MLS recaps

Montreal-Toronto FC 3:00 PM

D.C. United-NYC FC 3:00 PM

NY Red Bulls-Columbus 3:00 PM

Philadelphia-Orlando 3:00 PM

Chicago-New England 3:00 PM

Houston-LA Galaxy 5:00 PM

Real Salt Lake-Sporting KC 5:00 PM

San Jose-Vancouver 5:00 PM

Portland-Colorado 5:00 PM

FC Dallas-Seattle 5:00 PM

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