1. Bulls, Jimmy Butler Shock Top-Seeded Celtics Despite Isaiah Thomas' Big Night

    The Boston Celtics battled all season to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers and finish with the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed. Then they lost their corresponding home-court advantage in the first playoff series in one game...

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  2. Dak Prescott Says Tony Romo Left 'Big Shoes' to Fill as Cowboys QB

    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott led his team to the postseason as a rookie, but he still appreciates his predecessor...

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  3. Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks Earn Dominant Win over Raptors in Game 1

    The Toronto Raptors may have their eyes on an eventual showdown with the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers , but Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks have other ideas...

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  4. Tyler Vaughns Shines as Injuries Force Modified Format at USC Spring Game

    The USC Trojans took the field Saturday for their spring game in what initially was supposed to be their first true game action since winning the Rose Bowl. However, "game" was a misleading moniker...

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  5. Redskins LB Khairi Fortt to Play Sean Taylor on Episode of 'The Perfect Murder'

    Washington linebacker Khairi Fortt will reportedly play Sean Taylor on a television show about the late defensive back's murder. On Saturday, TMZ Sports reported Fortt will play Taylor on Investigation Discovery's The Perfect Murder ...

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  6. 5-Star SF Recruit Kevin Knox Turned Down $1.4 Million Deal to Play in China

    Kevin Knox, one of the top basketball recruits in the class of 2017, reportedly turned down a $1.4 million offer from a professional team in China...

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  7. Josh Donaldson Exits Game vs. Baltimore Orioles with Calf Injury

    Toronto Blue Jays star Josh Donaldson exited Thursday's game against the Baltimore Orioles in the sixth inning, the team announced . The Baltimore Sun 's Eduardo A. Encina reported Donaldson appeared to be holding his right calf...

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  8. Phillies' Clay Buchholz Arm Injury Diagnosed as Partial Tear

    Coming off a disastrous outing against the New York Mets on Tuesday, Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Clay Buchholz has been diagnosed with a partially torn right flexor pronator mass, per Todd Zolecki of MLB ...

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  9. Noah Syndergaard Jabs at Phillies Crowd for Starting the Wave vs. Mets in Tweet

    New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard is no fan of the wave. The Mets crushed the Philadelphia Phillies 14-4 on Tuesday at Citizens Bank Park, and Syndergaard made his feelings ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 7,653 reads 0 comments

  10. LeBron James to Help Open Public School for At-Risk Kids in Akron

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James will partner with Akron Public Schools in Akron, Ohio, to open a school designed to help at-risk children. On Tuesday, the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

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  11. Ben Simmons Cleared for 5-on-5 Play, Not Expected to Play in 76ers Summer League

    Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons is inching closer to NBA action, but don't expect to see him suit up for Philly in the NBA Summer League. On Tuesday, Brian Windhorst of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 10,277 reads 0 comments

  12. Yoenis Cespedes Hits 3 Home Runs vs. Philadelphia Phillies

    New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes had one home run this season entering Tuesday's contest against the Philadelphia Phillies . He had four a mere five innings later...

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  13. Oral Roberts President Told Coach Not to Recruit Tattooed Players, Test Faith

    Oral Roberts basketball coach Scott Sutton—who was fired Monday—reportedly was given strict recruiting guidelines during his tenure...

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  14. Clippers Crush Rockets for 6th Straight Win, Keep Pace with Jazz for No. 4 Seed

    The Los Angeles Clippers already know they will play the Utah Jazz in the first round of the postseason, and they took a critical step toward clinching home-court advantage Monday with a straightforward 125-96 victory over the Houston Rockets...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 3,883 reads 0 comments

  15. Chris Petersen Agrees to Contract Extension with Washington Huskies

    Washington Huskies head football coach Chris Petersen will be with the team for the foreseeable future. On Tuesday, the school announced it extended his contract through the 2023 season...

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  16. Cavaliers Fall 1 Game Behind Celtics in Race for No. 1 Seed in OT Loss to Heat

    The Cleveland Cavaliers blew another late lead and are no longer atop the Eastern Conference. The Miami Heat beat the Cavaliers in overtime Monday 124-121 after the defending champions took an 11-point advantage into the fourth quarter...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 14,063 reads 0 comments

  17. Darryl Sutter, Dean Lombardi Fired by Kings, Luc Robitaille Named New President

    The Los Angeles Kings missed the playoffs this season and wasted little time making significant changes...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 18 days ago 19,707 reads 0 comments

  18. Tyler Dorsey Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, to Hire Agent After 2 Years at Oregon

    Oregon Ducks guard Tyler Dorsey declared for the NBA draft Monday after two years in the program. He shared the news on his Twitter page: Dorsey noted in his tweet he ...

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  19. Xavier's Trevon Bluiett Arrested on Misdemeanor Marijuana Possession Charge

    Xavier Musketeers star Trevon Bluiett was arrested Monday on a misdemeanor possession count. According to Holly V...

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  20. Buster Posey Suffers Head Injury After Being Hit by Taijuan Walker Pitch

    San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey was forced to leave Monday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks after being hit in the head with a pitch, per the Associated Press (via ESPN )...

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  21. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving out vs. Heat with Calf, Knee Injuries

    With the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference still hanging in the balance, Cleveland Cavaliers stars LeBron James and Kyrie Irving will not play Monday's contest against the Miami Heat ...

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  22. Ex-Raiders QB Matt McGloin Signs 1-Year Contract with Eagles

    The Philadelphia Eagles announced the signing of quarterback Matt McGloin to a one-year deal on Monday...

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  23. NHL Playoffs 2017: Dates, Live-Stream Schedule and Stanley Cup Bracket

    March Madness and other events receive well-deserved publicity, but it is hard to find a more thrilling, gut-wrenching and euphoria-inducing event on the sports calendar than the Stanley Cup playoffs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 3,851 reads 0 comments

  24. D'Angelo Russell Hits Game-Winner, Then Reveals Grandma Died Earlier on Sunday

    Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell had some extra motivation Sunday when he hit the game-winning three-pointer in his team's 110-109 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

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  25. Former MLB Player Otis Nixon Reported Missing by Local Police

    Former MLB outfielder Otis Nixon has reportedly been missing since Saturday morning. On Sunday, the Woodstock Police Department in Georgia sent a tweet revealing when he was ...

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