1. U.S. Open Leaderboard 2014: Day 2 Score Updates and Tournament Predictions

    Thursday was Martin Kaymer ’s day at the 2014 U.S. Open, and he shot an impressive five-under 65 to seize a three-stroke lead over the rest of the field...

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  2. Heat vs. Spurs: Schedule, TV Info and Prediction for NBA Finals Game 5

    Game 5 of the 2014 NBA Finals may just be the final time LeBron James puts on a Miami Heat uniform if he chooses to go elsewhere this offseason...

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  3. U.S. Open 2014 Leaderboard: Real-Time Updates for All Day 2 Leaders at Pinehurst

    The most important thing about Friday in any golf major is avoiding the cut and remaining within shouting distance of the top of the leaderboard. That is especially the case in the U...

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  4. Rod Higgins Steps Down as Hornets' President of Basketball Operations

    The Charlotte Hornets’ front office will look drastically different for the 2014-15 campaign, as NBA.com officially reported that Rod Higgins stepped down as the team’s President of Basketball Operations, effective immediately...

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  5. Jacoby Ellsbury Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Hip and Return

    The New York Yankees looked impressive Thursday against the Seattle Mariners, but it wasn’t all good news for the Bronx Bombers...

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  6. World Cup Schedule 2014: Early Fixtures and Top Games to Watch

    The 2014 World Cup started with a bang Thursday, as host country Brazil survived a stiff test from Croatia with a misleading 3-1 victory...

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  7. World Cup Results 2014: Scores, Updated Group Table and Fixtures After Day 1

    The host country Brazil got to celebrate early Thursday with a 3-1 victory over Croatia, but the game was much tighter than the two-goal deficit would suggest...

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  8. Stanley Cup Playoffs 2014: Schedule, Prediction for Rangers vs. Kings Game 5

    "It's a games of inches" is one of the most well-known cliches in all of sports broadcasting, but Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final proved that the saying is far from hyperbole —it was actually a game of millimeters...

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  9. CWS 2014: Bracket, Schedule and More Heading into Marquee Event

    Much like college basketball and March Madness, the entire college baseball season builds toward the final moments on the calendar, only the eight-team College World Series is something like the Final Four on steroids...

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  10. Duke Basketball: Biggest Threats to Blue Devils' 2014-15 ACC Title Hopes

    Somehow, someway, Duke managed to lose its first NCAA tournament game with a surefire top-five pick and another potential lottery pick on the roster in the 2013-14 season...

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  11. Jordan Spieth Primed to Win 2014 US Open After Near Miss at Masters

    If Jordan Spieth wins the 2014 U.S. Open, he will have one problem—he won’t be legally old enough to enjoy the spoils of his victory with a cold one or some champagne...

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  12. Ohio State Basketball: Biggest Threats to Buckeyes' 2014-15 Big Ten Title Hopes

    The 2013-14 Ohio State Basketball season was nothing short of a disappointment, no matter which way you slice it...

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  13. NBA Draft 2014: Under-the-Radar Prospects Who Will Shine as Rookies

    The June 26 NBA draft is rapidly approaching, and some of the lesser teams in the league are hoping the likes of Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Joel Embiid will turn their fortunes around quickly...

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  14. 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Projecting Entire 1st Round in Loaded Class

    The secret has been out for quite some time now—the 2014 NBA draft class is absolutely loaded with talent...

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  15. Ohio State Basketball: Early Look at Buckeyes' Most Intriguing Games in 2014-15

    The 2014-15 Ohio State basketball season will be one of redemption after the team failed to live up to expectations last year. Thad Matta lost Aaron Craft, LaQuinton Ross and Lenzelle Smith Jr...

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  16. 2014 MLB Draft: Schedule, Daily Start Times, TV Info and More

    Ever since the Moneyball craze hit movie theaters nationwide, there has been a bit more emphasis placed on the MLB draft...

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  17. California Chrome's 2014 Triple Crown Quest Will Define Belmont Stakes

    On June 7, the attention of the entire sports world will shift from the NBA Finals and World Cup preparation to the horse track as California Chrome attempts to become the first competitor since Affirmed did so in 1978 to win the Triple Crown...

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  18. Duke Basketball: Early Look at Blue Devils' Most Intriguing Games

    There is plenty of buzz surrounding the Duke basketball program after Mike Krzyzewski landed an incredible recruiting class this offseason...

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  19. Brady Aiken Is the Smart Choice for No. 1 Pick in 2014 MLB Draft

    As a high school student, Brady Aiken was probably more concerned with prom or even chemistry class than the fate of the Houston Astros this year. But, the Astros certainly have their eyes on the young pitcher...

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  20. Memorial Tournament Payout 2014: Prize Money Distribution and Final Standings

    The Memorial Tournament may take place at the house that Jack Nicklaus built at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, but it was Hideki Matsuyama ’s course Sunday...

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  21. NBA Playoffs 2014: Schedule, TV Info and More for NBA Finals Rematch

    It almost seems like destiny. The 2013 NBA Finals was one of the most memorable series in the history of the sport, as LeBron James and the Miami Heat knocked off Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs in a back-and-forth seven-game struggle...

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  22. College Baseball Regionals 2014: Day 3 Results, Highlights and Analysis

    You would be hard-pressed to come up with a day of college baseball with more at stake and more back-against-the-wall pressure than what teams were facing in the regionals Sunday...

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  23. NBA Eastern Conference Finals 2014: Why Heat's Best Basketball Lies Ahead

    In the process of about a quarter-and-a-half Friday night, the Miami Heat were able to vanquish the Indiana Pacers and all the extra white noise that surrounded the 2014 Eastern Conference Finals...

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  24. California Chrome: Belmont Stakes Will Be Hardest Leg of 2014 Triple Crown Chase

    As if winning the three most high-profile horse races in the sport wasn’t hard enough as it is, the most physically grueling event in the sport—the Belmont Stakes—just so happens to be last...

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  25. NBA Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Draft Prospects and Utah Jazz Coaching Job

    While the remaining few teams in the NBA playoffs have their eyes locked solely on the Larry O'Brien Trophy, those that missed the playoffs are scrambling to evaluate the future wave of talent as the draft approaches...

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