• Kyle Larson gets first Sprint Cup win at Michigan

    Kyle Larson got his first points win on Sunday (Getty). Kyle Larson sprinted away from Chase Elliott on the race’s final restart to grab the first Sprint Cup Series win of his career at Michigan on Sunday. Elliott was the leader on that restart, which came with nine to go.

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  • Two Chicago brothers on parole charged in murder of NBA star's cousin

    Chicago police on Sunday said they have arrested two brothers and charged them with the fatal shooting of basketball star Dwyane Wade's cousin as she pushed a baby in a stroller, a murder that has stunned a city plagued by a surge in gang-related violence. In a case that has emerged as a talking…

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  • Phil Jackson names his biggest mistake so far as Knicks president

    Phil Jackson shoots the breeze with bluesman James Dolan . Phil Jackson has been the center of much media discussion since he took over as president of the New York Knicks in 2014. Every decision he makes regarding the team’s personnel is analyzed endlessly both for its impact on the Knicks’ future…

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  • Arsenal finally splashing cash with Shkodran Mustafi, Lucas Perez

    German international Shkodran Mustafi will finally provide the center back cover Arsenal has needed for a long while. LONDON, England – “We are working on the deals,” Arsenal Arsene Wenger announced on Friday when specifically asked about the transfers of German defender Shkodran Mustafi and…

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  • NFL Preseason Blitz: Victor Cruz quiet in long-awaited return to field

    Victor Cruz suffered a torn patellar tendon in November 2014 and since has battled calf and groin injuries with constant setbacks, false starts and, worse yet, false hope. “It felt great just to be with my teammates and put this 80 jersey back on and to get the love of the crowd and the people…

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    Sat, 27 Aug
    NY Giants21 - 20NY Jets
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  • Searching for tight end value in Fantasy Football drafts

    Let’s complete our analytics-based positional analysis this fantasy football draft season by focusing on tight ends and market share in order to hopefully find some sleepers and avoid some busts. A key is that the offensive system in place is not different this year, which hurts, for example, the…

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    Drury's RBI single

    Brandon Drury ties the game at 1 in the bottom of the 2nd inning with an RBI single that scores Rickie Weeks Jr.

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  • Bubble Watch: Larson's win changes complexion of race for final Chase spots

    Ryan Newman is now outside of the Chase with two races to go before it begins (Getty Imags). The fight for the final few Chase spots looks a whole hell of a lot different after Kyle Larson’s victory Sunday at Michigan than it did entering the race. Larson, who was outside of the Chase via points…

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  • Formula One drivers give ‘halo’ cautious thumbs-up

    SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium, Aug 26 (Reuters) - The 'halo' cockpit protection device received a cautious thumbs-up from the drivers who experimented with it in Friday's opening practice session ahead of the Belgian Formula One Grand Prix. Four drivers, including title hopeful Nico Rosberg, briefly…

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  • Tennessee to wear helmet sticker for Pat Summitt

    The Tennessee football team will honor one of the university’s legends during the 2016 season. Vols coach Butch Jones confirmed Saturday that his team will have a commemorative sticker on their helmets to honor the late Pat Summitt. Summitt, the longtime Tennessee women’s basketball coach, died on…

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    Muensing Oxen Race In Bavaria (17 photos)

    Muensing Oxen Race In Bavaria Ox Ringo looks on before competing in the 2016 Muensing Oxen Race (Muensinger Ochsenrennen) on August 28, 2016 in Muensing, Germany. (Photo: Matej Divizna/Getty Images)

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  • NFL Preseason Blitz: Jameis Winston, Bucs outshine RG3, Browns

    Give Robert Griffin III credit: On a night in which his Cleveland Browns played awfully, Griffin did what he could. Top honors belong to Jameis Winston, who backed up offseason hype that was heaped on him.

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    Fri, 26 Aug
    Buffalo16 - 21Washington
    Game Recap
  • Watch Bobby Wood score his first Bundesliga goal in his Hamburg debut

    Bobby Wood celebrates Hamburg’s opening goal against Ingolstadt. It’ll still be worthwhile checking on Fabian Johnson at Borussia Moenchengladbach, center back John Brooks at Hertha Berlin, the rebirth of Julian Green at Bayern Munich and injury comebacks of strikers Aron Johannsson at Werder…

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  • Connor Shaw Weighs In On Twitter After A 'Cheap BS' Hit Broke His Leg

    If you haven’t seen the video of Bears quarterback Connor Shaw getting his leg snapped on Saturday afternoon…well, maybe don’t. Shaw himself was pretty upset about it, as well he should be. Shaw expressed his disappointment in a tweet Sunday morning, but he deleted it, so we can’t paste it in here…

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  • Gary Sanchez's home run barrage leads to impressive record

    When another New York Yankees game begins, another Gary Sanchez home run is likely right around the corner. The sensational rookie slugger continued his barrage on Saturday afternoon, connecting for his 11th home run in the Yankees 13-5 win against the Orioles. Gary Sanchez is the fastest player in…

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  • Dodgers break out Vin Scully masks for photo day tribute

    If it were anyone other than Vin Scully being honored, this unique tribute by the Los Angeles Dodgers might give us nightmares. Every member of the Dodgers current roster, coaching staff and front office appears to be included in the photos. By our count, which admittedly could be off a Vin or two,…

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  • Raiola reveals Zidane wanted Pogba at Real Madrid

    Manchester United ultimately surpassed the Spanish giants by paying a world record fee to secure the midfielder's signature

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