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  1. Nicolas Batum dismisses report that he wants to play for Toronto Raptors
    Eric Freeman

    Nicolas Batum dismisses report that he wants to play for Toronto Raptors

  2. Tom Brady should've just flushed the darn phone (podcast)
    Jay Busbee

    Tom Brady should've just flushed the darn phone (podcast)

  3. Angels revamp OF depth by acquiring David Murphy and David DeJesus
    Tim Brown

    Angels revamp OF depth by acquiring David Murphy and David DeJesus

  4. Sources: Nationals land closer Jonathan Papelbon
    Tim Brown

    Sources: Nationals land closer Jonathan Papelbon

  5. How Tom Brady can fight (and overturn) his suspension in court
    Eric Edholm

    How Tom Brady can fight (and overturn) his suspension in court

  6. Le'Veon Bell's suspension reduced from three games to two
    Eric Edholm

    Le'Veon Bell's suspension reduced from three games to two

  7. What's wrong with the Riders? 0-5 start despite offence points at defence
    Andrew Bucholtz

    What's wrong with the Riders? 0-5 start despite offence points at defence

  8. Daily Dime: Going with R.A. Dickey, Bryce Harper and some bargains
    Dalton Del Don

    Daily Dime: Going with R.A. Dickey, Bryce Harper and some bargains

  9. Patriots and Tom Brady's agent not happy with Roger Goodell
    Frank Schwab

    Patriots and Tom Brady's agent not happy with Roger Goodell

  10. How NBA champ Festus Ezeli fell into basketball after emigrating from Nigeria at 14
    Marc J. Spears

    How NBA champ Festus Ezeli fell into basketball after emigrating from Nigeria at 14

  11. Some of Tom Brady's staunchest defenders didn't know of cell phone allegation
    Charles Robinson

    Some of Tom Brady's staunchest defenders didn't know of cell phone allegation

  12. Eric Berry, diagnosed with cancer last year, cleared to practice with Chiefs
    Frank Schwab

    Eric Berry, diagnosed with cancer last year, cleared to practice with Chiefs

  • Yao holding court as Beijing bids for Winter Olympics

    Yao holding court as Beijing bids for Winter Olympics

    By Julian Linden KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Standing 2.29 meters (7ft 6in) tall, Yao Ming has never been able to hide in the background. With the International Olympic Committee to vote in Kuala Lumpur on Friday whether to award the games to Beijing … More »

    Reuters - 3 minutes 59 seconds ago
  • Booing has Australian footballer Goodes considering quitting

    Few athletes have the credentials to challenge Adam Goodes for the mantle of being THE Australian sportsman, which is why a racism debate is raging Down Under. Australians tend to laud their champions, so the fact that crowds continue to loudly boo … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
  • Olympics-Yao holding court as Beijing bids for Winter Olympics

    By Julian Linden KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 (Reuters) - Standing 2.29 metres (7ft 6in) tall, Yao Ming has never been able to hide in the background. With the International Olympic Committee to vote in Kuala Lumpur on Friday whether to award the games … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • Ad firm Dentsu wins Olympic rights in Asia for 2018-2024

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Advertising agency Dentsu has won the Olympic broadcasting rights for 22 countries in Asia for 2018-2024, the International Olympic Committee said on Wednesday. The deal includes three consecutive … More »

    Reuters - 19 minutes ago
  • Olympics-Ad firm Dentsu wins Olympic rights in Asia for 2018-2024

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 (Reuters) - Advertising agency Dentsu has won the Olympic broadcasting rights for 22 countries in Asia for 2018-2024, the International Olympic Committee said on Wednesday. The deal includes three … More »

    Reuters - 38 minutes ago