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Depleted Yankees open the door for opener experiment

Depleted Yankees open the door for opener experiment

He's had his MRI and the news, while not awful, is not great either: Severino has been diagnosed with "rotator cuff inflammation" and will be shut down for two weeks. The two-time All-Star is coming o...

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Red Sox's Steven Wright banned 80 games for PEDs

Red Sox's Steven Wright banned 80 games for PEDs

Major League Baseball said Wright tested positive for growth-hormone-releasing peptide 2 (GHRP-2). "While we are disappointed by the news of this violation, we will look to provide the appropriate s...

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Giants outfielder Cameron Maybin arrested on DUI charge during spring training

Giants outfielder Cameron Maybin arrested on DUI charge during spring training

Maybin had bloodshot eyes and smelled of alcohol after consuming five "pretty big" glasses of wine, according the the police report. "At the time of the arrest, Maybin had a blood alcohol content of.1...

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Bruins' Johansson sidelined with lung contusion

Bruins' Johansson sidelined with lung contusion

Marcus Johansson has a lung contusion and will be re-evaluated in a week, the Boston Bruins announced Wednesday. Johansson spent the night at Massachusetts General Hospital for tests and evaluati...

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Vikings reserve RB Roc Thomas charged with possession of a controlled substance

Vikings reserve RB Roc Thomas charged with possession of a controlled substance

When officers entered the apartment, they encountered Thomas and another man. Police searched Thomas' residence on January 16 and found multiple glass jars and containers holding suspected marijuana a...

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Martina Navratilova sorry for transgender ‘cheat’ claim

Martina Navratilova sorry for transgender ‘cheat’ claim

The tennis legend, an 18-time Grand Slam singles victor, was branded as "transphobic" after writing a column in The Times of London, claiming that allowing transgender athletes to compete with...

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Cup Series Awards Banquet Moving To Nashville

Cup Series Awards Banquet Moving To Nashville

The sanctioning body has held its Cup Series awards banquet in Vegas since 2009. Prior to moving to Las Vegas, the activities were held in New York City from 1981-2008. NASCAR also announced Wednesday...

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Speeding penalty costs Kyle Busch — NASCAR notebook

Speeding penalty costs Kyle Busch — NASCAR notebook

My heart is still running". Busch will start third at the Pennzoil 400 on Sunday. "I'd like to have one more lap", Keselowski said. "But it gave us a lot to learn from today and I'm really pro...

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Warriors sign Andrew Bogut

Warriors sign Andrew Bogut

Bogut is expected to hold a formal press conference with the Sydney Kings of Australia's NBL to announce his move in the near future. He last appeared in an National Basketball Association game with...

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Manfred says Bryce Harper can’t recruit Mike Trout (for now)

Manfred says Bryce Harper can’t recruit Mike Trout (for now)

Speaking on a Philadelphia radio station earlier Tuesday, Harper made it clear he would do his part to recruit Trout once the two-time AL MVP hits free agency after the 2020 season. "For me, I can be ...

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Browns release Collins after reportedly failing to land trade

Browns release Collins after reportedly failing to land trade

After the Browns signed running back Kareem Hunt last month, General Manager John Dorsey was asked if the team would be looking to trade Duke Johnson to clear some space in a suddenly crowded runn...

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Andy Murray pain free after operation but cautious over playing prospects

Andy Murray pain free after operation but cautious over playing prospects

Asked if Wimbledon would be too soon for him, Murray added: "For singles it would be, can't say for sure but doubles, I mean Bob Bryan was back playing at the Australian Open after five and a half mon...

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In 5 hours Borussia Dortmund coach Favre demands better from flat Sancho

Previous reports have suggested that United could be ready to pay around £70m for the 18-year-old, although the report in the Telegraph says that interest from French champions PSG could see the yo...

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LeBron James: 'Unless I'm hurt, I'm Not Sitting Games'

LeBron James: 'Unless I'm hurt, I'm Not Sitting Games'

The Lakers are now in 10th place in the Western Conference, 6 wins behind the San Antonio Spurs with only 18 games remaining, leaving them with little prospect of squeezing into the playoffs. Overal...

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James Harden: Rockets are catching 'a rhythm at flawless time'

James Harden: Rockets are catching 'a rhythm at flawless time'

LAST 10 GAMES: Rockets: 7-3, averaging 117 points, 39.7 rebounds, 21.8 assists, 10.3 steals and 4.7 blocks per game while shooting 45.3 percent from the field. Horford said he couldn't point to just o...

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North Dakota State football team gets fast food from Donald Trump

North Dakota State football team gets fast food from Donald Trump

Big Macs and Chick-Fil-A. Trump told the North Dakota State players that he could have had the White House chef prepare food for them, but instead opted for a thematic repeat of the menu he offe...

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China's Wang Yafan defeats Sofia Kenin to capture WTA Acapulco title

Canadian 18-year-old Andreescu led 3-0 to start the first set but she lost five successive games as Kenin hit the front. China's Yafan Wang holds her trophy and wears a Mexican sombrero after winnin...

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Rice switch from Ireland to England approved by Federation Internationale de Football Association

Rice switch from Ireland to England approved by Federation Internationale de Football Association

The 20-year-old West Ham star informed the FAI of his decision to declare for Gareth Southgate's team last month following months of speculation about his worldwide future. "I am still only 20 yea...

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Zion Williamson sits again as Duke survives major upset scare

Zion Williamson sits again as Duke survives major upset scare

Wake Forest's Brandon Childress drove for a layup with seven seconds left leaving Duke up 71-70. Wake Forest sent double-teams his way to limit his opportunities, but he took every chance he got to at...

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3 convicted in college basketball bribery scandal get prison sentences

3 convicted in college basketball bribery scandal get prison sentences

Jim Gatto, a former basketball marketing executive at Adidas; Merl Code, a former Adidas basketball consultant; and Christian Dawkins, a former recruiter for an NBA agent, were found guilty in Octobe...

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Noah Syndergaard mocks Bryce Harper's D.C. slip up

Noah Syndergaard mocks Bryce Harper's D.C. slip up

Harper and the Phillies agreed to a $330 million, 13-year contract, the largest deal in baseball history. Harper had a little slip up during the press conference, saying he wants to " bring a title ...

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This Team Has Been ‘Most Interested’ In Antonio Brown Trade

This Team Has Been ‘Most Interested’ In Antonio Brown Trade

Brown's relationship with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is also at the root of the decision to move him. According to a report via ESPN's Adam Schefter last weekend, the Bills were not mentioned ...

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Santa Anita Cancels Racing Indefinitely | TDN

Santa Anita Cancels Racing Indefinitely | TDN

Santa Anita has suspended racing indefinitely after officials confirmed a 21st horse has died at the California racetrack, fuelling fresh safety concerns at the fabled course over the spike in fatalit...

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Snoop Dogg hands back his private Lakers box

Snoop Dogg hands back his private Lakers box

Snoop said "Ship all them n***as out". "Five dollars for the mother***ing booth to the Laker games". It's been a tough sports-rooting year for the rapping icon, who has seen it go from bad to wors...

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Jessica Mendoza set to join the Mets front office

Jessica Mendoza set to join the Mets front office

She has been with the network since 2007. We are confident that she will help us in our efforts to win now and in the future. The latest is ESPN's Jessica Mendoza being hired by the New York Mets ...

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Dan Carter return to Racing 92 off due to medical reasons

Dan Carter return to Racing 92 off due to medical reasons

But the French club announced this morning Carter's return has been cancelled. Their opinion was unanimous: "Dan Carter can't play rugby in France", said a statement. According to reports, the short...

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Houston Rockets & Toronto Raptors To Play Two Preseason Games In Japan

Houston Rockets & Toronto Raptors To Play Two Preseason Games In Japan

No stranger to staging games overseas, the National Basketball Association played 12 regular season games in Japan between 1990 and 2003, most recently featuring two contests between the Los Angeles C...

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Kohli Becomes 2nd Batsman to Score 40 ODI Tons, Twitter Erupts

Kohli Becomes 2nd Batsman to Score 40 ODI Tons, Twitter Erupts

Bumrah also conceded a single run during his final over, with a confident Stoinis backing himself to take 20 runs off the final two overs. Chasing a target of 251 runs, the visitors were dismissed f...

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Eric Bledsoe and the Bucks agree to 4-year, $70M extension

Bledsoe is averaging 15.7 points, 4.6 rebounds, 5.5 assists, 1.4 steals, and 32.8 FanDuel points per game this season. Bledsoe had intimated he wanted to remain with the Bucks long-term, and by exte...

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Charley Casserly: Cardinals shopping Josh Rosen

Charley Casserly: Cardinals shopping Josh Rosen

So not only do the Cardinals take Murray with the No. 1 pick, but they get another first rounder as well. One player claimed a year ago that teams asked him about his sexual identity and whether his...

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Celtics’ Jaylen Brown Says Team Atmosphere is 'Toxic' Amid Losing Stretch

Celtics’ Jaylen Brown Says Team Atmosphere is 'Toxic' Amid Losing Stretch

I don't have all the answers. "I got away with doing that for so many years, like, being angry and not really being questioned about anything like that, just like 'what's wrong with him?' and it's lik...

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USA women tie England 2-2 at SheBelieves Cup

USA women tie England 2-2 at SheBelieves Cup

The lead wouldn't last long though, as debutant goalkeeper Adrianna Franch erred by picked up a back pass, leading to an indirect free kick for England in the US box. "The most important piece is ...

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This former National Football League and Miami Hurricanes star lands back in jail

This former National Football League and Miami Hurricanes star lands back in jail

He is accused of touching himself in front of a 77-year-old woman at a gym last month and asking if she liked it, according to a report by Teri Figueroa of the San Diego Union-Tribune . According to ...

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Low axes Bayern trio from Germany squad

Low axes Bayern trio from Germany squad

Muller made his 100th appearance for Die Mannschaft in their 2-2 Nations League draw with Netherlands in November - a game that Hummels started - while Boateng has not appeared since the 3-0 defeat to...

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Tiger Woods withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational with neck strain

Tiger Woods withdraws from Arnold Palmer Invitational with neck strain

He hopes to play in next week's Players' Championship at Sawgrass. The 14-time major champion says his previously troublesome lower back is unaffected and he has no long-term concerns. Before unde...

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