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  1. Sources: SMU's Larry Brown facing 'lack of coach control' charge from NCAA
    Pat Forde

    Sources: SMU's Larry Brown facing 'lack of coach control' charge from NCAA

  2. Is The Rock too strong for his co-stars?
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    Is The Rock too strong for his co-stars?

  3. Three-way deal involving Dodgers, Braves, Marlins still not completed
    Jeff Passan

    Three-way deal involving Dodgers, Braves, Marlins still not completed

  4. Fifteen-year-old Reece Whitley is one of swimming's rising stars
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    Fifteen-year-old Reece Whitley is one of swimming's rising stars

  5. MLB Trade Deadline Digest: Cole Hamels trade puts focus on David Price
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    MLB Trade Deadline Digest: Cole Hamels trade puts focus on David Price

  6. It doesn't make sense why the NFL sold out Tom Brady
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    It doesn't make sense why the NFL sold out Tom Brady

  7. Troy Tulowitzki homers, drives in three in big debut for Blue Jays
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    Troy Tulowitzki homers, drives in three in big debut for Blue Jays

  8. Daily Dime: Carlos Martinez, J-Up, Dee Gordon and a day late on Duda
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    Daily Dime: Carlos Martinez, J-Up, Dee Gordon and a day late on Duda

  9. Yahoo Fantasy Hockey: Previewing the West in the middle of the off-season
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    Yahoo Fantasy Hockey: Previewing the West in the middle of the off-season

  10. MLB bullpen depth chart: Tracking closers throughout the season
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    MLB bullpen depth chart: Tracking closers throughout the season

  11. Sources: Rangers finalizing blockbuster deal for Phillies ace Cole Hamels
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    Sources: Rangers finalizing blockbuster deal for Phillies ace Cole Hamels

  12. Mets' trade for Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez falls apart in bizarre turn of events
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    Mets' trade for Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez falls apart in bizarre turn of events

  • IOC president reminds members about responsibilities

    IOC president reminds members about responsibilities

    By Julian Linden KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - With world football's governing body FIFA embroiled in a corruption scandal, the head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) sent a sobering reminder to global sports leaders on Thursday about their … More »

    Reuters - 4 minutes 9 seconds ago
  • Olympics-IOC faces tricky choice for 2022 Winter Olympic host

    (Switches "charm" and "offensive" in 3rd para) By Julian Linden KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 (Reuters) - The global economic crisis and the shifting power-base of world sport have left the International Olympic Committee (IOC) facing a difficult … More »

    Reuters - 4 minutes 53 seconds ago
  • It doesn't make sense why the NFL sold out Tom Brady

    It doesn't make sense why the NFL sold out Tom Brady

    The weirdest part about deflate-gate is how the NFL chose to rip apart Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, arguably the greatest quarterback in league history. … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 9 minutes ago
  • Rio Olympic athletes risk serious illness from polluted water - AP

    Athletes risk serious illness from dangerously high levels of viruses and bacteria in sewage-contaminated waters at the swimming and boating venues being prepared for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the Associated Press reported on … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • UK Athletics says no evidence of Farah 'impropriety'

    UK Athletics says no evidence of Farah 'impropriety'

    UK Athletics has found no impropriety on the part of Mo Farah after receiving the initial findings of a review into the double Olympic champion's relationship with coach Alberto Salazar, it said on Thursday. The review followed a BBC documentary … More »

    Reuters - 12 minutes ago