1. 7 of 12 Players on Team USA Were in the Conf. Finals of This Year's NBA Playoffs

    Fact: Seven of the 12 players on the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team were in the conference finals of this year's NBA Playoffs (Klay Thompson, Harrison Barnes, Draymond Green, Kevin Durant , Kyrie Irving , Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan)...

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  2. Russell Westbrook Is 1 of 4 Players with Multiple 40-10-10 Games Since 1983-84

    Fact: Russell Westbrook is one of four players since 1983-84* to have multiple games with at least 40 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists (Larry Bird, Michael Jordan and LeBron James)...

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  3. Russell Westbrook Has League-High 77 Games with At Least 20/10/5

    Fact: Russell Westbrook will reportedly sign a three-year, $85 million contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday (via @RamonaShelburne )...

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  4. Tyrann Mathieu's $62.5 Million Contract Is the Largest Among Safeties in the NFL

    Fact: Tyrann Mathieu agreed to a five-year, $62.5 million contract with the Arizona Cardinals on Tuesday, including $40 million guaranteed. It is the largest active contract among safeties in the NFL ...

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  5. Former Reds RF Jay Bruce Joins Mets, Instantly Becomes Team's HR and RBI Leader

    Fact: The New York Mets traded for Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce on Monday, per ESPN's Adam Rubin . Bruce has 25 home runs and 80 runs batted in this season—both more than any player currently on the Mets...

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  6. How to Choose Your Olympic Sports to Follow in Team Stream

    Here's how to choose which Olympic sports and countries to follow during the 2016 Summer Games in Rio on the Team Stream app. Step 1: On the home screen, tap the "My Teams" tab on the bottom and then tap "Add...

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  7. Jimmy Walker's PGA Championship Victory Means All 4 Majors Had 1st-Time Winners

    Fact: Jimmy Walker won the PGA Championship on Sunday, the first major he has won in his career. This is the fifth time all four winners of majors were first-time winners (Masters: Danny Willett ; U...

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  8. 3 of the Top 10 Golfers in World Rankings Missed Cut at PGA Championship

    Fact: Three of the top 10 golfers in the Official World Golf Ranking missed the cut Saturday at the PGA Championship (No. 2 Dustin Johnson, No. 4 Rory McIlroy and No. 10 Sergio Garcia)...

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  9. Jimmy Walker (-9) Ties Lowest 36-Hole Total Score in PGA Championship History

    Fact: Jimmy Walker shot a four-under on Friday, pushing his overall score to nine under par. His nine-under through two rounds is tied for the lowest 36-hole total score in PGA Championship history...

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  10. Jimmy Walker Is Ranked 48th in the World and Has Never Won a Major

    Fact: Jimmy Walker (-5) leads the PGA Championship after the first round. He is 48th in the Official World Golf Ranking and has never won a major...

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  11. Ryan Fitzpatrick Set a Jets Franchise Record with 31 TD Passes in 2015 Season

    Fact: Ryan Fitzpatrick signed a one-year, $12 million contract with the New York Jets on Wednesday. Last season, Fitzpatrick threw 31 touchdown passes, the most in a single season in Jets history...

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  12. Amar'e Stoudemire, LeBron James Are Only Players to Win Rookie of Year out of HS

    Fact: Amar'e Stoudemire retired on Tuesday. He and LeBron James are the only players in NBA history to win Rookie of the Year straight out of high school...

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  13. C.J. McCollum Is 4th Non-All-Star to Sign a $100 Million Contract This Summer

    Fact: Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum signed a four-year, $106 million extension on Monday, per ESPN.com . He became the fourth non-All-Star in the NBA to sign a $100 million contract this offseason...

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  14. Ken Griffey Jr. Is the 1st No. 1 Overall Pick to Be Inducted into Hall of Fame

    Fact: Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. He is the first No. 1 overall pick to be enshrined at Cooperstown...

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  15. Nelson Cruz Had at Least 7 RBI in a Game with 3 Different Teams

    Fact: Seattle Mariners outfielder Nelson Cruz had seven RBI versus the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday. He now has had at least seven RBI in a game with three different teams ( Texas Rangers , Baltimore Orioles and Mariners)...

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  16. San Francisco Giants Have Now Lost 6 Straight Games, Their Longest of 2016

    Fact: The San Francisco Giants have now lost six straight games, their longest losing streak of the 2016 season...

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  17. Stephen Strasburg's Loss to the Dodgers Was His 1st Loss Since September 9, 2015

    Fact: Stephen Strasburg lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday, his first loss since September 9, 2015 (21 starts)...

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  18. Hanley Ramirez Had His 1st Career 3-Homer Game on Wednesday

    Fact: Hanley Ramirez hit three home runs against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night, the first three-homer game of his career...

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  19. Albert Pujols Had His 4th Career Game with at Least 6 RBI on Tuesday Night

    Fact: Albert Pujols had his fourth career game with at least six RBI on Tuesday night, and his first with the Los Angeles Angels...

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  20. Jose Fernandez Is the 1st Pitcher This Season to Have Multiple 14-K Games

    Fact: Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez struck out 14 batters against the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday. He is the first pitcher this season to have multiple games with at least 14 strikeouts...

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  21. Henrik Stenson Became the 1st Swedish Golfer to Win The Open Championship

    Fact: On Sunday, Henrik Stenson became the first Swedish golfer to win The Open Championship. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

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  22. Henrik Stenson, Seeking 1st Major Win, Has the Lead After 54 Holes at the Open

    Fact: Henrik Stenson (-12) has the lead after 54 holes at The Open Championship. He has never won a major in his career...

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  23. Von Miller's $70M Guaranteed Is the Most for a Defensive Player in NFL History

    Fact: Linebacker Von Miller signed a six-year, $114.5 million contract with the Denver Broncos on Friday, $70 million of which is guaranteed. That is the most guaranteed money for a defensive player in NFL history...

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  24. Phil Mickelson Shot a Course-Record 63 at The Open on Thursday

    Fact: On Thursday at The Open Championship at Royal Troon , Phil Mickelson shot a course-record 63. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

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  25. NBA Summer League 2016: Friday Schedule, Latest Las Vegas Standings and Stats

    As if the NBA Summer League stakes weren't low enough, eight teams have been relegated to consolation play Friday...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 6,890 reads 0 comments