1. Tiger Woods Undergoes Surgery on Back Injury to Alleviate Pain

    Golfer Tiger Woods announced on his official website he underwent back surgery Thursday in an effort to lessen pain in his back and leg. "The surgery went well, and I'm optimistic this will relieve my back spasms and pain," Woods said...

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  2. David Fizdale Goes on Rant Ripping Refs After Grizzlies' Game 2 Loss to Spurs

    Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Fizdale was furious with the officiating following his team's 96-82 Monday loss to the San Antonio Spurs in Game 2 of the teams' playoff series...

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  3. Kawhi Leonard, Spurs Blast Grizzlies 96-82 to Take 2-0 Series Lead

    The San Antonio Spurs are one of the legitimate obstacles standing in the way of an NBA Finals rubber match between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers , and they proved why Monday...

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  4. Andre Iguodala Reportedly Likely to Re-Sign with Warriors in NBA Free Agency

    Andre Iguodala is set to be a free agent during the upcoming offseason, but don't expect him to leave the Golden State Warriors if various other aspects fall into place...

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  5. Dana White Says Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Fight Not Close to Being Done

    Don't get fired up about a potential Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor bout just yet. On Monday, UFC president Dana White said the fight is "not even close to being done," ...

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  6. Broncos, 49ers Reportedly to Hold Joint Training Camp Practices in Santa Clara

    Denver Broncos fans in California will reportedly get the opportunity to see their team up close before the 2017 season starts...

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  7. Suns Reportedly Will Retain GM Ryan McDonough with 1 Year Remaining on Contract

    The Phoenix Suns will reportedly keep general manager Ryan McDonough for the 2017-18 season. Marc Stein of ESPN reported the news Monday and noted McDonough is entering the final year of his contract...

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  8. Former Agent Terry Watson Pleads Guilty to Giving Cash to Ex-UNC Players

    A former NFL agent admitted to paying former North Carolina Tar Heels football players Robert Quinn, Marvin Austin and Greg Little when he pleaded guilty to violating North Carolina's sports agent law Monday...

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  9. Dwyane Wade Compares Jimmy Butler to LeBron James After Game 1 vs. Celtics

    Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler thrived in Sunday's 106-102 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the teams' first-round playoff series, and teammate Dwyane Wade compared ...

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  10. Oregon's Jordan Bell Calls Report He's Entering 2017 NBA Draft 'Fake News'

    Oregon Ducks big man Jordan Bell isn't quite ready to decide on his NBA future yet and called a report that he had declared for the 2017 draft "fake news...

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  11. Al Horford, Brad Stevens, More Talk Isaiah Thomas' Game 1 After Sister's Death

    The Chicago Bulls beat the Boston Celtics 106-102 Sunday in the first game of their playoff series, but there were things other than basketball on the mind of the home team...

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  12. Rockets Crush Thunder 118-87 as James Harden Outplays Russell Westbrook

    James Harden 's Houston Rockets landed the first blow Sunday in a heavyweight postseason showdown with fellow MVP candidate Russell Westbrook 's Oklahoma City Thunder ...

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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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 ...

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  22. 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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  23. 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...

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  24. 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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  25. 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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