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General manager Jeff Bower, Detroit Pistons part ways

General manager Jeff Bower, Detroit Pistons part ways

University of MI head coach John Beilein interviewed for the head coaching job for the Detroit Pistons, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports. Beilein, who twice led the Wolverines to the national...

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Tiger Woods holes out for eagle from fairway

Tiger Woods holes out for eagle from fairway

Teryn Schaefer presents the best social media posts from around the world of golf in "Good, Bad & Unusual" and after each day's play brings you the biggest talking points in "The Takeaway". Unfortunat...

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Michael Vaughan calls on England to drop Stuart Broad

Michael Vaughan calls on England to drop Stuart Broad

He wrote: "Having three senior players in the team in Anderson, Broad and Alastair Cook is very hard for Joe Root to manage. the one thing they can not be doing is just hanging on until the end of...

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Sylvester Stallone producing Jack Johnson biopic

Sylvester Stallone producing Jack Johnson biopic

The late athlete was convicted of violating the Mann Act, which made it illegal to transport women across state lines for "immoral" reasons, by an all-white jury in 1913. Stallone has now set a film a...

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LiAngelo Ball works out for Los Angeles Lakers

LiAngelo Ball works out for Los Angeles Lakers

The Michigan native drew inspiration from Chappelle's Show to present the 2018 Sauce Awards, presented with the Player Hater of the Year in what is a spin-off from Chappelle's Player Haters Ball ski...

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Reyes returns but Cards fall to Brewers

Reyes returns but Cards fall to Brewers

Louis Cardinals . As if the Cardinals' injury woes couldn't get any worse, it appears Alex Reyes' return will be extremely short-lived as the righty landed back on the DL Thursday with a straine...

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Serena in stunning comeback at French Open

Serena in stunning comeback at French Open

She played a poor service game in the middle of the set, and Barty won a break which she would not relinquish, winning the first set 6-3. "I will be back tomorrow to play doubles with Venus ". It c...

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Usain Bolt's 9 gold medals in 9 events officially over

Usain Bolt's 9 gold medals in 9 events officially over

On January 25, 2017, the IOC DP found that he had committed an anti-doping rule violation, disqualified the Jamaican Men's 4x100m relay team and ordered the return of its medal and diploma. Bolt holds...

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Toronto Blue Jays vs. Boston Red Sox

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Boston Red Sox

But things have gotten tougher for the Boston Red Sox right-hander, who faces the Toronto Blue Jays and Marco Estrada in the second game of a three-game series at Fenway Park on Tuesday night. H...

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Pakistan vs England, 2nd Test, today

Pakistan vs England, 2nd Test, today

England captain Joe Root was 29 not out on his Yorkshire home ground, with nightwatchman Dominic Bess unbeaten on nought. The one sadness for England was that Alastair Cook, their all-time leadin...

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Kevin Love won't be suspended after blunder in NBA Finals

Kevin Love won't be suspended after blunder in NBA Finals

Prior to Thompson exiting the court, Love was seen walking onto the court as Brothers went to the scorers table to relay his ruling. Information from ESPN's Dave McMenamin and Chris Haynes was use...

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Leeds United sack former Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom

In the last few weeks Leeds United have been linked with a number of different managers, ranging from Claudio Ranieri to Jaap Stam, and Filippo Inzaghi to Marco Silva. He has previously been described...

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Kevin Love of Cleveland Cavaliers out of concussion protocol, available to play

Kevin Love of Cleveland Cavaliers out of concussion protocol, available to play

Love missed nearly all of Games 6 and 7 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum in the first quarter on Friday. Here's how " I don't think so", Golden State...

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Why the Golden State Warriors will win the NBA Finals

Why the Golden State Warriors will win the NBA Finals

If ever there was a time to not mess around - to not spot their opponent a 15-point lead - Monday's contest was it. They broke their own record of 36, which they set in the first round against the Min...

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Top seed Rafael Nadal cruises into round three

Top seed Rafael Nadal cruises into round three

She is seeded 28th this year. Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal survived a mini-crisis to rack up his 80th win at Roland Garros on Tuesday as the 10-time champion defeated Italian lucky loser Simone Bolell...

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Stanford F Reid Travis expected to transfer to Kentucky

Travis, a member of the Pac-12 All-First Team last season, announced Wednesday he will return to college for his final year of eligibility. Travis injured his leg as a true sophomore and was granted a...

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76ers considering firing GM as Twitter-accounts probe focuses on wife

A new detail brought to light by Twitter user 'Did the Sixers win?' suggests that Barbara Bottini, Colangelo's wife, has a phone number that ends in 91. If found guilty, Colangelo isn't just as good...

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People are literally queueing around the block for the Nigeria kit launch

People are literally queueing around the block for the Nigeria kit launch

The public appetite for the kit was huge, with the pent-up demand resulting in Nike's online store selling out of the Nigeria kit in hours. People were pictured camping outside the NikeTown store ...

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Cavs' Farcical Error Ruins LeBron Masterclass In NBA Finals

Cavs' Farcical Error Ruins LeBron Masterclass In NBA Finals

ESPN NBA analyst Stephen A. Smith said that LeBron looked at Smith like he was the most "idiotic individual on earth" and that his indecisiveness ultimately cost the Cavaliers the game. They cal...

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FA supports Sterling with rifle tattoo

FA supports Sterling with rifle tattoo

Yet Paddy Power ambassador Ince suggests Sterling should get the tattoo removed immediately, as he suggests it is setting a bad example to youngsters ahead of this summer's World Cup finals in Russi...

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Real Madrid begin search for Zinedine Zidane's successor

Real Madrid begin search for Zinedine Zidane's successor

He came off the bench against Liverpool to score twice in the 3-1 win to earn Real Madrid a record 13th victory in Europe's top club competition. "I'm not going to get involved in these things", h...

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Actor Arbaaz Khan Summoned In Connection With IPL Betting By Mumbai Cops

Actor Arbaaz Khan Summoned In Connection With IPL Betting By Mumbai Cops

According to TOI, his name cropped up during the investigation of high profile bookie Sonu Jalan . Sources close to the channel claim that Arbaaz was being threatened by Jalan for an unpaid amount of...

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Gareth Bale can become club's game-changer, says Gary Neville

Gareth Bale can become club's game-changer, says Gary Neville

Cristiano Ronaldo missed Real Madrid's 2018/2019 kit launch due to contract terms with Nike. Sport, a Spanish publication, report the Madrid players are furious with him for "spoiling" the celeb...

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New Everton boss Silva wants fans backing

New Everton boss Silva wants fans backing

And, more importantly for Everton fans, putting out his teams to play positive, attractive football , which Allardyce failed to do in his unpopular six-month spell at Goodison Park that brought Premi...

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Afghanistan name spin-heavy squad for historic Test against India

Afghanistan name spin-heavy squad for historic Test against India

He also chipped in with useful hands with the bat, none more so than his 10-ball 34 not out in Qualifier 2 against Kolkata Knight Riders that set up a 14-run victory. The bowling genius from Afghan...

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Golden State Warriors withstand LeBron James’ 51 points to win opener

Golden State Warriors withstand LeBron James’ 51 points to win opener

It is no fluke the Cavaliers and Warriors are meeting for the fourth straight year, nor was it a fluke the game went to overtime before Golden State broke the game open to take the series opener, ...

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Steph Curry, LeBron James go toe-to-toe and jaw-to jaw

Steph Curry, LeBron James go toe-to-toe and jaw-to jaw

No, I don't know his state of mind. "I thought we were all aware of what was going on [in terms of the score]". Thanks for following the blog today, I hope it added something to this thrilling con...

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Lomachenko to undergo shoulder surgery

I was aware something was not right with my shoulder straight away, but I could not disappoint my fans with excuses. The injury pushes back Arum's initial hope that Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KOs), the WBA...

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Andre Iguodala (leg) listed as out for Warriors in Game 1

Andre Iguodala (leg) listed as out for Warriors in Game 1

The Warriors outclass the Cavaliers in just about every relevant context. So as Round 4 of the record-setting rivalry begins Thursday night, has Warriors-Cavaliers become too much of a good thin...

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NBA Finals 2018: Watch Warriors vs

With Game 1 going down at the Oracle Arena in Oakland this week, we've teamed up with renowned sneaker store, Flight Club , to take a closer look at a different type of matchup - beyond the court. Yo...

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76ers agree to 3-year extension with Brett Brown | AP sports

76ers agree to 3-year extension with Brett Brown | AP sports

Brown has been with the team for years through the re-build and enjoyed their most successful season in almost one decade as the team reached the second round of the National Basketball Association pl...

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Serena Williams Turns Things Around Against Ashleigh Barty

Serena Williams Turns Things Around Against Ashleigh Barty

As if that wasn't enough, every piece is under $250 (£188). They say life is about timing. "I didn't want to go out like this". "I lost the first set, and I thought, 'I've got to try harder". "Dad...

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Kyle Busch Made History This Past Weekend At The Charlotte Motor Speedway

Kyle Busch Made History This Past Weekend At The Charlotte Motor Speedway

BJ McLeod 34. Austin Dillon 35. (6) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 344, 5. 36. In last year's race , 10 drivers led at least one lap, and Truex's 233 laps led were the most of anybody. "The pit guns tha...

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NBA Finals 2018: Odds, predictions for latest edition of Cavs vs. Warriors

NBA Finals 2018: Odds, predictions for latest edition of Cavs vs. Warriors

Had some really bad days. "You can't put a number on it", Iguodala said when asked when he might don his uniform again". "Which is natural I don't blame them, but as long as our fan base is happy th...

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Serena Williams steps out in 'Wakanda' uniform at French Open

Serena Williams steps out in 'Wakanda' uniform at French Open

Williams "played better than I expected", Pliskova said bluntly. "And I just take it a day at a time". She has wore similar items before but given she only gave birth eight months ago, her attire go...

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Titan beat Pats for Memorial Cup title

Titan beat Pats for Memorial Cup title

The way we bounced back the last couple games and got better each game, I think that's important and we'll continue that next game". Head coach John Paddock said the Titan were the faster team and a...

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England replaces Mark Stoneman with Keaton Jennings for Pakistan finale

England replaces Mark Stoneman with Keaton Jennings for Pakistan finale

He was dropped from the team for the Test series against Windies past year, where Stoneman made his debut. Stoneman endured a hard winter as during the Ashes against Australia, he scored 232 runs a...

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Andre Iguodala to miss Game 1 of NBA Finals with leg contusion

Andre Iguodala to miss Game 1 of NBA Finals with leg contusion

Here are the five questions whose answer will determine the victor of the NBA Finals. Iguodala suffered the injury in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against Houston and missed the final 4...

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UC Berkeley coach questioned over biracial baby by Southwest staff

UC Berkeley coach questioned over biracial baby by Southwest staff

Ms Gottlieb claims the Southwest Airlines staff member asked for a birth certificate and for her to prove the little boy is her son with a Facebook post. While people will have varying opinions, the...

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Philadelphia Eagles: No need to overreact over Nick Foles denying trade report

Philadelphia Eagles: No need to overreact over Nick Foles denying trade report

The Eagles reportedly chose to decline the trade after Foles told the team he'd rather stay in Philadelphia . The Browns offered Philadelphia the 2018 NFL Draft's 35th overall pick in exchang...

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