1. Grizzlies Clinch 7th Seed in West, Will Face Spurs in 1st Round of NBA Playoffs

    The Memphis Grizzlies will play the San Antonio Spurs in the first round of the playoffs for the second straight year. Memphis beat the New York Knicks 101-88 Friday, and the team announced it clinched the Western Conference's No...

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  2. Masters 2017 Tee Times: Pairings and Predictions for Saturday

    Friday at the 2017 Masters saw Charley Hoffman come back to earth after a seven-under 65 in the first round, Sergio Garcia (three-under 69) and Rickie Fowler (five-under 67) make charges, and 57-year-old Fred Couples (two-under 70) remain in contention...

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  3. Bubba Watson Apologizes for Joke to Reporter After Missing Masters Cut

    Golfer Bubba Watson made headlines for a comment rather than his golf Friday. After he shot a six-over 78 in the second round of the 2017 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, ...

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  4. Garrett Richards Placed on 10-Day DL by Angels with Arm Injury

    Los Angeles Angels pitcher Garrett Richards has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to an injury to his biceps. Per MLB .com's Maria Guardado , Richards' DL stint is due to a right biceps strain and is retroactive to April 6...

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  5. Nickell Robey-Coleman Signs Contract with Rams After 4 Seasons with Bills

    Former Buffalo Bills and USC Trojans cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman signed with the Los Angeles Rams on Friday...

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  6. Former Louisville CB Shaq Wiggins Says School Is Blocking Transfer to 5 Schools

    Former Louisville cornerback Shaq Wiggins is a graduate transfer looking for somewhere to play next season, but Cardinals coach Bobby Petrino apparently restricted him from five potential destinations...

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  7. Kevin Durant Won't Have Minute Restrictions in Return vs. Pelicans

    Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will take the floor Saturday against the New Orleans Pelicans for the first time since he suffered an injury Feb. 28 against the Washington Wizards ...

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  8. LaVar Ball Says Comments Regarding UCLA's White Players Were Misunderstood

    UCLA star Lonzo Ball 's father, LaVar Ball, turned heads Thursday with controversial comments suggesting the Bruins' white players prevented them from winning a title. He walked those remarks back some Friday...

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  9. Masters Leaderboard 2017: Friday Score Updates and Tournament Predictions

    The actual golf was almost a secondary storyline during Thursday's first round of the 2017 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club. World No...

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  10. NBA Salary Cap, Tax Level Projections Revealed for 2017-18 Season

    The NBA salary cap will reportedly increase for the 2017-18 season. On Thursday, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the NBA delivered teams a salary-cap projection of $101 million...

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  11. Celtics Fall 1.5 Games Back of Cavaliers in Eastern Conference with Hawks Loss

    The Boston Celtics were in golden position to seize the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed less than 48 hours ago. They are now licking their wounds following a second straight loss...

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  12. Marvin Lewis Doesn't Think He Will Sign Bengals Contract Extension Before Season

    Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis is entering the final year of his contract, but he doesn't think he will see an extension anytime soon. "I don't anticipate anything happening," he said Thursday, per Katherine Terrell of ESPN...

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  13. Nike Hoop Summit 2017: Viewing Info, Rosters and Players to Watch

    Future NBA stars will take the floor at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon, Friday, and they won't be doing so for the Trail Blazers...

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  14. Masters Odds 2017: Locating Top Vegas Bets in Thursday's Field

    The Masters at Augusta National Golf Club is golf's most famous event and will surely attract plenty of casual fans and gamblers when the tournament tees off Thursday morning...

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  15. Montee Ball Opens Up About Alcoholism, NFL, College Football Career

    Former running back Montee Ball played two seasons for the Denver Broncos and was a two-time consensus All-American at Wisconsin, and he recently opened up about his football career and his struggles with alcohol...

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  16. Masters 2017 Tee Times: Pairings and Predictions for Thursday

    The PGA Tour announced the tee times for the first two rounds of the 2017 Masters at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, on Tuesday, and there are plenty of intriguing groups...

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  17. LeBron James Downplays Importance of Cavaliers vs. Celtics

    Wednesday's showdown between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics —who are tied atop the Eastern Conference with five games remaining in the regular season—figures to be one of the most important contests of the 2016-17 campaign...

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  18. Stephen Piscotty Suffers Head Injury After Being Hit 3 Times in 1 Inning vs Cubs

    St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty suffered a head contusion during Tuesday's game against the Chicago Cubs and was removed from the game, per Bob Nightengale of USA Today ...

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  19. Russell Westbrook Ties Oscar Robertson's Triple-Double Record vs. Bucks

    Move over, Oscar Robertson —you have company atop the triple-double throne. Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook notched his 41st triple-double of the season ...

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  20. Isaiah Thomas Says Cavaliers vs. Celtics Is 'Just Another Game'

    The Boston Celtics sit a half-game ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the race for the Eastern Conference's No...

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  21. Kristaps Porzingis Will Not Play vs. Chicago Bulls with Back Injury

    New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis will sit out Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Bulls because of lower back soreness, the team's public relations department announced...

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  22. Masters 2017: Latest Betting Odds and Tips for Major Golf Tournament

    Sometimes the cliches and sappy descriptors in sports are perfectly appropriate. The Masters is one of four PGA majors, but its magnificent greens and dazzling azaleas serve as ...

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  23. Joel Berry, Kennedy Meeks, Roy Williams Talk UNC's Championship Win vs. Gonzaga

    The North Carolina Tar Heels earned redemption and a national championship Monday with a 71-65 victory over the Gonzaga Bulldogs just a year after Villanova's Kris Jenkins stunned them with a buzzer-beater to win the title...

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  24. Johnny Manziel Tweets Thoughts on NCAA Selling UNC Title Gear Right After Win

    The North Carolina Tar Heels won the national championship Monday with a 71-65 victory over the Gonzaga Bulldogs, but ESPN commentator Jay Bilas took exception with how the NCAA quickly ...

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  25. UNC Holds off Gonzaga 71-65 to Win 6th NCAA Championship

    North Carolina lost last year's national title game to Villanova on Kris Jenkins' buzzer-beater. But the Tar Heels were the ones dancing as the confetti fell this year...

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