1. Opening Ceremony 2012: What to Expect from Tonight's Epic Festivities

    With roughly one billion people expected to watch the Olympic opening ceremonies tonight in London, the heat is on to give everybody a show they will never forget (7:30 p.m. ET NBC)...

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  2. NBA Schedule 2012-13: Twitter and Hoops World React to Schedule Release

    The 2012-13 NBA schedule has officially been released, and the excitement and anticipation for events that won't kick off for another three months are already sky-high. (Click here for full schedule...

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  3. Voula Papachristou: Olympic Ban Highlights the Negative Consequences of Twitter

    Twitter is raw. There aren’t publicists and promoters there to review a message before the publish button is pressed. There are no censors or editors to review the text before it’s released to the masses...

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  4. Wodjan Ali Seraj Abdulrahim Shahrkhani: Full Story Behind Headscarf Controversy

    A Saudi Arabian Olympic athlete has been told she will not be able to wear a headscarf during her judo competitions, according to CBS News ...

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  5. Olympics 2012 Schedule: Day 1 Event Guide, Athletes to Watch, TV Info & More

    While the preliminaries of plenty of sports kick off on Saturday, that doesn’t mean there aren't gold medals on the line right off the bat...

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  6. Mexico vs Korea: Most Important Players For Both Sides of Olympic Matchup

    Mexico is looking to make history in the next two weeks. The country has never won an Olympic medal before and is fielding an under-23 team in London that has more than enough talent to change that...

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  7. Red Sox Trade Rumors: Struggling Squad Would Be Better off Without Josh Johnson

    The Boston Red Sox are stuck in the middle of a rock and a hard place right now…and need to stay under that rock...

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  8. Hanley Ramirez Trade: Big Move Doesn't Guarantee Postseason Berth For LA Dodgers

    The Los Angeles Dodgers fanbase is still on cloud nine after waking up to the news that infielder Hanley Ramirez was traded to their team , and I’m here to temper those expectations...

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  9. USA vs France Women's Olympic Soccer: Grades, Twitter Reaction & Analysis

    The U.S. women’s soccer team kicked off the 2012 Olympics on an outstanding note in Wednesday’s 4-2 win over France in Group G action. After giving up two goals in the first 14 minutes of the game, it appeared as if the U...

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  10. Mexico vs. South Korea: Breaking Down Olympic Prelim Showdown

    The Olympics may officially be kicking off on Friday night in London, but there will already be multiple matches completed in soccer. On Thursday Mexico will be squaring off against South Korea in the opener of Group B at St...

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  11. Pittsburgh Pirates Trade 3 Players to Astros for Wandy Rodriguez

    Maybe the Mayans were right after all. How else could you explain the Pittsburgh Pirates trading for players? On Tuesday night, they acquired Wandy Rodriguez from the Houston ...

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  12. USA vs. Spain Basketball: Tyson Chandler's Poor Performance Bad News for America

    If you didn’t watch the American’s 100-78 romp over Spain, odds are a huge smile went across your face upon seeing the score. After all, beating the main competition by 22 points is exactly what the U...

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  13. Tim Tebow Will Play Special Teams for New York Jets

    People have always believed Tim Tebow was special. The New York Jets think so, which is why they plan on using their special player on special teams. Mark Sanchez enters training camp as the No...

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  14. USA vs. Spain Score: Athleticism and Depth Carry Americans to Easy Win

    It wasn’t always pretty for the U.S. Men’s National basketball team on Tuesday in their 100-78 win against Spain, but it was exactly the type of game they needed in their final exhibition before the Olympics begin...

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  15. CM Punk: Predicting the Next Feud for WWE's Newest Heel

    I’ve had over 16 hours to digest what happened on last night’s 1,000th episode of Raw, and I still haven’t been able to pick my jaw up off the floor...

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  16. Olympic Beach Volleyball 2012: Women's Teams to Beat at London Games

    One of the most exciting events to watch at the 2012 Summer Olympics , the women’s volleyball field is overflowing with strong competition that has a shot of taking home the gold medal in London...

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  17. Knicks Rumors: Best Remaining Options to Shore Up Perimeter Defense

    The New York Knicks have yet to find a player to fill the shoes of Iman Shumpert for the first half of the season, and the options are beginning to dwindle. With the 39-year-old Jason Kidd and the inconsistent Raymond Felton and J...

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  18. WWE RAW 1000 Results: Winners, Highlights, Twitter Reaction and More

    Legends from every era were on hand in what was a legendary night in the history of sports entertainment. Raw has been airing since January 11, 1993, and it has spanned a cultural movement that has influenced millions of fans across the world...

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  19. DJ Mitchell, Danny Farquhar: Full Scouting Report on Prospects Traded for Ichiro

    Who won the Ichiro Suzuki trade? In the aftermath of Monday’s news that the New York Yankees acquired Ichiro Suzuki from the Seattle Mariners for right-handed pitchers D...

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  20. Mark Emmert: Penn State Sanctions Proof NCAA President Has Plethora of Power

    The Penn State sanctions have allowed NCAA president Mark Emmert to finally flex his muscles in a way that we have never before seen...

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  21. Detroit Tigers Acquire Omar Infante, Anibal Sanchez in Trade from Miami Marlins

    The Detroit Tigers are ready to win now. Jon Morosi of Fox Sports is reporting that the Tigers have acquired second baseman Omar Infante and right-handed pitcher Anibal Sanchez ...

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  22. UFC 149 Start Time: When and Where to Catch Tonight's Action

    Injuries may have crippled some of the buzz for UFC 149 , but there is still a wildly entertaining card for fans to sink their teeth into...

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  23. Urijah Faber vs. Renan Barao Pegado: Expect Red-Hot Barao to Pummel Aging Faber

    The UFC 149 fight card may not provide a ton of depth after the unbelievable amount of injuries that have popped up recently, but at least one of the main events is still worth watching...

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  24. British Open 2012: Latest News and Notes from Start of Final Weekend

    Believe it or not, but a 31-year-old that has never made the cut at the British Open is in contention to make history at Royal Lytham. Brandt Snedeker, a Nashville, Tenn...

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  25. British Open Live: Complete Streaming Guide to Round 3

    It’s shaping up to be an exhilarating weekend at Royal Lytham at the British Open, and you can’t risk missing a second of the action. Good thing for you, the PGA Tour has made it accessible to view from virtually anywhere in the world...

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