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Tempers spike in intense rivalry between Pacers, Cavs with Lance Stephenson in middle

Clifton Brown and J. Michael discuss how the Indiana Pacers lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 of their playoff series. INDIANAPOLIS – As the Indiana Pacers and Cleveland Cavaliers head to a best-of-three scenario in their first-round series, an…

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Top 50 NFL Players’ Merchandise Sales in Pictures

The Philadelphia Eagles clinched their first Super Bowl title in February, and have even more to celebrate as the most represented team in the top 50 of NFL merchandise sales. Figures released by the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) show five Eagles’ m…

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Ayarza hits walk-off single in 10th, Jupiter beats Lakeland 6-5

Rodrigo Ayarza hit a walk-off single with one out in the 10th inning, as the Jupiter Hammerheads topped the Lakeland Flying Tigers 6-5 on Thursday. The Hammerheads swept the three-game series with the win. Justin Twine scored the game-winning run after…

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2018 NFL schedule will be officially announced this week

Hold on to your butts, folks, because the entire 2018 NFL schedule will officially be revealed later this week on Thursday, April 19 at 8:00 PM Eastern. (One week before the 2018 NFL Draft begins.) We already know which teams the Philadelphia Eagles wi…

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Brighton claim deserved point against Spurs

Brighton edge closer to Premier League safety with a hard-earned point against a much-changed Tottenham side.

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MLB star: ‘We play too much baseball’

Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo would be willing to sacrifice some money if it meant making Major League Baseball’s regular season shorter. During a Tuesday appearance on Chicago’s ESPN 1000, Rizzo had this to say about possibly playing fewer games in a season.  “I think we play

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Billy Price hopes his injury doesn’t hurt his NFL Draft stock, but has it already?

It was during his third rep on the bench press at the NFL Combine when he felt something strange. He didn’t miss a single game during his four-year career at Ohio State, and now NFL prospect Billy Price was headed to the medical facilities before getting to perform any of the on-field drills. Price

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Match preview: Melbourne v Richmond

It’s time for the Demons to make a statement after a poor loss

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Cottee: England don’t have a better passer than Shelvey

Tony Cottee has hailed Jonjo Shelvey’s passing and urged England manager Gareth Southgate to take the Newcastle United midfielder to Russia 2018.

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Adidas Wants to Sign Colin Kaepernick If He Plays in the NFL This Year

Colin Kaepernick could be the newest endorsee of the Three Stripes if he is re-signed by an NFL team. According to AZ Central, in a recent interview at Arizona State’s Global Sport Summit, president of Adidas North America Mark King told CEO of Arizona State University’s Global Sport Institute

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NHL playoffs: Which 0-2 teams have best shot at rallying in first round?

The Nashville Predators, Winnipeg Jets, Tampa Bay Lightning, Vegas Golden Knights and Boston Bruins have converted home-ice advantage into 2-0 leads in their best-of-seven NHL first-round series. The San Jose Sharks, meanwhile, have grabbed a 2-0 lead …

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Exhibit marks 50th anniversary of Tigers championship run

DETROIT (AP) – A new exhibit opening this month at the Detroit Historical Museum commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Detroit Tigers winning baseball’s World Series in 1968. “The Year of the Tiger: 1968 ” weaves together stories about the players, manager, stadium and events leading

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Phillies’ Vince Velasquez: Sharp for second straight start

Velasquez got a no-decision against Tampa Bay on Friday, scattering four hits over 6.2 innings, giving up just one earned run, while recording seven strikeouts and walking one. After he gave up four runs and lasted just 2.2 innings in his first start o…

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Lillard’s Blazers take on Davis’ Pelicans in round one

The Portland Trail Blazers must try to slow down Anthony Davis. The New Orleans Pelicans must do what they can to control Damian Lillard. Portland (49-33) is the No. 3 seed in the Western Conference and New Orleans (48-34) the No. 6 seed.

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Bobby Labonte embraces opportunity to race in NASCAR Euro series

It’s clear in any language that two-time NASCAR champion Bobby Labonte’s decision to race full time in the 2018 NASCAR Whelen Euro Series is one popular and exciting initiative. Labonte, the 1991 NASCAR Xfinity Series champion, the 2000 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion and a NASCAR Hall

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Packers player arrested for explosives joke at LAX, NFL says

(RNN) – It looks like an NFL player’s joke bombed in a big way. Green Bay Packers wide receiver Trevor Davis, 24, was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport on a misdemeanor threat charge, the NFL reported At the Hawaiian Airlines check-in desk, an attendent asked Davis security questions

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