1. NBA Summer League 2014: TV Schedule, Bracket Info, Top Prospects for Las Vegas

    While the majority of the NBA world waits with bated breath for the impending decisions from free agents such as LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony, many of the stars of tomorrow are lacing it up in the NBA Summer League ...

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  2. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Rumblings from White Sox, Blue Jays and More

    It’s an annual rite of passage for every single MLB season—July rolls around and the contenders and pretenders start to talk shop...

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  3. MLB Power Rankings 2014: Where Every Team Stands as All-Star Game Approaches

    The word parity gets thrown around far too often in sports, but it truly does apply to the 2014 MLB season. Entering play Monday, there were the six first-place teams and 17 teams within 10 games of them...

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  4. AL All-Stars 2014: Biggest Snubs from the Junior Circuit

    Perhaps the only thing more certain about the 2014 MLB All-Star Game heading into the year than the presence of Derek Jeter in the starting lineup was the fact that there would be a notable list of players left off the respective rosters...

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  5. World Cup 2014: Schedule, TV Info and Predictions for Semifinal Showdowns

    Could a World Cup semifinal foursome be any more perfect than this? There are two South American teams and two European teams, traditional soccer powers and superstar players to attract the interest of even the most casual soccer fans...

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  6. Joel Embiid on Way to Becoming Fan Favorite in Philadelphia

    Joel Embiid was as high-risk, high-reward as basketball prospects come when the Philadelphia 76ers selected him with the No. 3 pick in the 2014 NBA draft...

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  7. UFC 175: PPV Schedule and Biggest Fights to Watch

    While most of the country is grilling out, watching fireworks and eating hot dogs over Independence Day weekend, some of the best fighters in the world will display their skills at UFC 175 in Las Vegas...

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  8. Twitter Reacts as Embattled Browns WR Josh Gordon Is Arrested for DWI

    There was a fairly realistic chance Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was never going to see the football field during the 2014 season with an NFL appeal for a failed ...

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  9. Novak Djokovic Will Not Prevent Roger Federer from Winning 8th Wimbledon

    Roger Federer will take the court Sunday at the All England Club in the Wimbledon final with history on his mind...

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  10. World Cup Results 2014: Tracking Final Scores, Golden Boot Contenders for Day 24

    The World Cup may have lost one of its brightest stars to injury Friday when Neymar broke his vertebra, but soccer fans still get to watch the brilliance of Lionel Messi after his Argentina side knocked off Belgium 1-0...

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  11. Petra Kvitova vs. Eugenie Bouchard: Kvitova Solidifies Wimbledon Legacy in Win

    Petra Kvitova didn’t just win her second Wimbledon title Saturday—she completely dominated and secured her legacy at the All England Club in the process...

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  12. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest on Carmelo Anthony, Eric Bledsoe and Lance Stephenson

    At this point in the NBA offseason, the only way for basketball fans to keep up with the very latest rumors and updates is to sit at their computer and constantly refresh their Twitter page...

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  13. NASCAR Nationwide Series at Daytona 2014: Results, Winner, Standings, Reaction

    Baseball, hot dogs, apple pies and Chevrolet are all classically associated with America, but shouldn ’t NASCAR races under the lights of Daytona be on that ...

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  14. Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel Sent to Athletics in Multi-Player Trade

    The Oakland Athletics are sitting atop the American League West as the 2014 MLB season approaches the All-Star break...

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  15. Lakers Pitch Carmelo Anthony Using Original Movie Narrated by Tobey Maguire

    If there was ever a doubt the Los Angeles Lakers would go full Hollywood in their recruitment of Carmelo Anthony, that was put to rest Thursday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 32,333 reads 88 comments

  16. Rockets Rumors: Latest on Houston's Pursuit of NBA's Elite Free Agents

    In terms of twosomes, it doesn’t come much better than Houston’s James Harden and Dwight Howard at the NBA level...

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  17. Wayne Gretzky Reportedly Among Investors Looking to Bring NHL Team to Seattle

    Ever since the NBA’s Seattle Supersonics were moved to Oklahoma City, fans have clamored for a new basketball franchise in the Emerald City...

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  18. Spencer Hawes to Clippers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Thursday, July 10 The Clippers made Hawes', along with Jordan Farmar's, signing official on Thursday: The Los Angeles Clippers announced today that they have signed free agent guard Jordan Farmar and center Spencer Hawes ...

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  19. World Cup Results 2014: Scores, Updated Bracket and Fixtures After Day 23

    There may be extra pressure on the host nation Brazil to win in this World Cup, but they looked more than up to the task Friday in their victory over Colombia, even if things got a bit nerve-wracking in the final few minutes...

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  20. NHL Free-Agent Signings 2014: Smartest Early Offseason Contracts

    Remember the moment the pinata broke open at birthday parties during your childhood and screaming kids went running for all the free candy from every direction? That is kind of ...

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  21. Heat Rumors: Latest Rumblings on LeBron James and Other Miami Targets

    The level of discourse surrounding the Miami Heat this offseason is somewhat astounding considering the fact that they are fresh off of their fourth consecutive trip to the NBA Finals...

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  22. NHL Free Agents 2014: Rumors, Predictions for Top Unsigned Talent

    Believe it or not, there are still some NHL players on the market after the initial rush on available talent in the first few days of free agency...

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  23. NBA Free Agents 2014: Underrated Players Who Will Make Immediate Impact

    In case you have been on a worldwide cruise that didn’t have cable or internet service for the past two months, the entire NBA landscape is at stake during the 2014 offseason...

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  24. Wimbledon 2014 Women's Final: Petra Kvitova Primed to Repeat 2011 Title

    It was just three short years ago that a relatively unknown youngster took the tennis world by storm by marching through the Wimbledon field and easily defeating favorite Maria Sharapova in the finals in straight sets...

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  25. Duke Basketball: How Quickly Will Jabari Parker's Game Translate to the NBA?

    Jabari Parker is a 19-year-old kid who just finished his one and only season of college basketball at Duke. He grew up in Chicago, learned the game for a brief time from the legendary Mike Krzyzewski and can score at will...

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