1. Spurs Advance with 103-96 Game 6 Win vs. Grizzlies Behind Kawhi Leonard

    The ruthlessly consistent San Antonio Spurs are moving on to the second round again. San Antonio finished its first-round series against the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday with a 103-96 victory at FedEx Forum...

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  2. Joe Mixon Not Picked in 1st Round of 2017 NFL Draft; Possible Landing Spots

    Oklahoma Sooners running back Joe Mixon is one of the most controversial draft prospects in recent memory, and he's still available after Thursday's first round...

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  3. Projecting Where Juju Smith-Schuster Will Land After Day 1 of 2017 NFL Draft

    USC wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster was a game-changing weapon in the Trojans offense the last three seasons, but he was still available Thursday at the conclusion of the 2017 NFL draft's first round in Philadelphia...

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  4. Twitter Reacts as Ravens Make Marlon Humphrey 1st Alabama Player Drafted in 2017

    Alabama Crimson Tide cornerback Marlon Humphrey reached two College Football Playoff national championship games and will continue his football career in the NFL after the Baltimore Ravens drafted him with the No...

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  5. Raptors Advance with 92-89 Game 6 Win vs. Bucks, Nearly Blow 25-Point Lead

    The Toronto Raptors advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs Thursday, but nothing was easy about it...

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  6. Best Tweets After Chiefs Draft Patrick Mahomes in Surprising Trade with Bills

    The Kansas City Chiefs pulled off a blockbuster trade with the Buffalo Bills to move up 17 spots in the 2017 NFL draft and draft quarterback Patrick Mahomes with the No...

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  7. Myles Garrett to Browns: Twitter Reacts as DE Is Selected in 2017 NFL Draft

    Regardless of how his NFL career eventually turns out, Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett will be forever remembered as a No. 1 overall draft pick...

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  8. Diamondbacks' Shelby Miller May Undergo Tommy John Surgery to Repair UCL Injury

    Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Shelby Miller suffered a partial tear of his UCL, Jack Magruder of FanRag Sports Network reported Thursday. Magruder noted Tommy John surgery is an option...

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  9. 2017 NFL Draft Order: Complete Listing of Every 1st-Round Selection

    The NFL offseason's version of Christmas has finally arrived. After months of preparation, preview articles, pro days and rumors, the 2017 NFL draft starts Thursday...

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  10. LeBron James' Playing Time Not a Concern in Playoffs, Tyronn Lue Says

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James played 43.8 minutes per game during his team's first-round playoffs sweep of the Indiana Pacers , but his coach wasn't particularly concerned about the workload Wednesday...

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  11. Predators F Kevin Fiala Hospitalized After Collision with Boards

    Nashville Predators left-winger Kevin Fiala was stretchered off the ice during Wednesday's playoff game against the St. Louis Blues ...

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  12. Alleged Surveillance Video Appears to Contradict Gareon Conley's Accuser's Story

    Surveillance video of NFL draft prospect Gareon Conley and the woman accusing him of rape reportedly contradicts some of her story...

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  13. Mike Mayock NFL Mock Draft 2017: Complete Results from NFL Network Draft Guru

    Mike Mayock provided a draft-eve treat for football-starved fans with a mock draft that aired on NFL Network Wednesday...

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  14. Gareon Conley Reportedly Could Go 3rd Round in NFL Draft Amid Rape Allegations

    TMZ Sports reported Tuesday cornerback Gareon Conley was named in a police report when a woman alleged he raped her, but the NFL draft prospect could still be selected by the third round...

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  15. Tom Hanks Says He's Boycotting NFL for 2 Years When Raiders Move to Las Vegas

    Count actor Tom Hanks among those who are unhappy with the Oakland Raiders ' eventual move to Las Vegas. Peter Hartlaub of SFGate reported Wednesday Hanks said he will boycott the NFL for two years after the Raiders leave Oakland...

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  16. 4-Star PG Prospect Mark Smith Commits to Illinois over Michigan State, More

    New Illinois Fighting Illini basketball coach Brad Underwood scored a major victory on the recruiting trail Wednesday. Illinois Basketball noted point guard Mark Smith joined its 2017 class: Ryan Evan of NowDecatur...

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  17. Kirk Merritt Reportedly Kicked off Texas A&M After Alleged Indecent Exposure

    Texas A&M wide receiver Kirk Merritt was reportedly removed from the football team Monday following accusations of indecent exposure. Travis L...

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  18. NHL Playoffs 2017: Updated Stanley Cup Schedule and Predictions

    If the first round was any indication, the second round of the 2017 NHL playoffs will be appointment viewing. After all, 18 of the 42 first-round games went into overtime, which set a league record ...

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  19. Jazz Escape Clippers 96-92 Behind Gordon Hayward's 27 Points

    The Utah Jazz are one win away from a second-round date with the mighty Golden State Warriors . Utah won Game 5 of its playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers 96-92 at Staples Center to take a 3-2 series lead...

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  20. Trea Turner Hits for Cycle vs. Rockies

    Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner hit for the cycle Tuesday against the Colorado Rockies in a 15-12 victory...

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  21. NBA Investigating Rockets Owner Leslie Alexander Accosting Ref During Game 5

    The Houston Rockets finished their series victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 105-99 win in Tuesday's Game 5, but their owner is reportedly under investigation for his actions...

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  22. Rajon Rondo Reportedly Will 'Attempt' to Play in Bulls vs. Celtics Game 5

    The Chicago Bulls may receive a much-needed boost at the point guard position for Wednesday's Game 5 against the Boston Celtics ...

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  23. Maria Sharapova Reportedly May Be Required to Qualify for 2017 French Open

    Maria Sharapova may have to win three matches as a wild card to be a part of the 2017 French Open field. On Tuesday, the Daily Telegraph , via ESPN.com , reported Sharapova could be granted a wild-card spot into qualifying...

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  24. Matt Carpenter Suspended 1 Game, Fined for Making Contact with Umpire vs Brewers

    On Tuesday, the MLB announced St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Carpenter was suspended one game for making contact with an umpire during Sunday's contest against the Milwaukee Brewers ...

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  25. 4-Star WR Dyami Brown Commits to UNC over Alabama, Michigan, Ohio State, Others

    The North Carolina Tar Heels added a speedy playmaker to their future offense Tuesday when wide receiver prospect Dyami Brown joined their 2018 recruiting class. Adam Friedman of Rivals...

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