1. Dirk Nowitzki Contract Option Declined by Mavericks, Will Sign New Dallas Deal

    Dirk Nowitzki 's hefty $25 million contract option was declined by the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, though he is expected to sign a new deal and return to the Mavs for his 20th NBA season in 2017-18, per Marc Stein of ESPN...

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  2. NHL Draft 2017: Team-by-Team Results, Grades and Analysis

    Several teams significantly altered their futures Friday and Saturday by virtue of their selections in the 2017 NHL draft, held in Chicago...

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  3. Travelers Championship 2017: Jordan Spieth Holds Slim Lead After Round 3

    Jordan Spieth maintained his spot atop the leaderboard at the Travelers Championship on Saturday, as a birdie on the 18th gave him a one-stroke lead over Boo Weekley...

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  4. 4-Star LB Prospect Kana'i Mauga Commits to USC Trojans

    The USC Trojans received a big commitment for the class of 2018 on Saturday, as linebacker Kana'i Mauga announced that he will play for the school. Mauga made it official with the following tweet: According to Scout...

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  5. 9-Year-Old Havon Finney Jr. Receives Football Scholarship Offer from Nevada

    The University of Nevada made waves Wednesday by offering nine-year-old Los Angeles native Havon Finney Jr. a football scholarship...

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  6. Yogi Ferrell's Contract Option Reportedly Picked Up by Mavericks

    Following an impressive rookie season, the Dallas Mavericks reportedly exercised their 2017-18 contract option on point guard Yogi Ferrell on Saturday. Tim MacMahon of ESPN reported the news, with Mike Fisher of DallasBasketball ...

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  7. Nerlens Noel Reportedly Mavericks' Top Free-Agency Priority over Jrue Holiday

    ESPN's Marc Stein reported Saturday that the Dallas Mavericks ' top priority in free agency is to retain restricted free agent Nerlens Noel...

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  8. Suns GM Ryan McDonough Says Team 'Played by the Rules' with Josh Jackson

    Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough said Friday the organization complied with NBA rules before it selected former Kansas swingman Josh Jackson with the No. 4 overall pick in Thursday's 2017 NBA draft...

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  9. Athletics' Top Prospect Franklin Barreto Called Up, Active vs. White Sox

    The Oakland Athletics called up top prospect Franklin Barreto on Saturday and activated him for the team's game against the Chicago White Sox , according to White Sox announcer Jason Benetti ...

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  10. Nolan Patrick Picked No. 2 Overall by Philadelphia Flyers in 2017 NHL Draft

    The Philadelphia Flyers landed a potential franchise player Friday, as they selected center Nolan Patrick with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NHL draft...

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  11. NBA Awards Show 2017: Full List of Awards and TV Schedule

    The first-ever NBA Awards show is set to take place Monday in the Big Apple, and all of the league's biggest regular-season honors will be handed out...

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  12. Artemi Panarin Traded to Blue Jackets for Brandon Saad in Multi-Player Deal

    The Chicago Blackhawks and Columbus Blue Jackets completed a blockbuster trade Friday that sent forward Brandon Saad back to the Windy City in exchange for forward Artemi Panarin, the Blackhawks announced ...

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  13. Undrafted Isaiah Briscoe, Melo Trimble to Play for 76ers Summer League

    The Philadelphia 76ers came to terms Friday with two of the biggest names to go undrafted in Thursday's 2017 NBA draft in the form of Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe and Maryland guard Melo Trimble...

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  14. NBA Draft Crowd Chanted for Phil Jackson to Be Fired Before Knicks Made Pick

    Prior to the New York Knicks ' final selection in Thursday's 2017 NBA draft, Knicks fans chanted for the team to fire president Phil Jackson . As seen in the following video courtesy of ESPN New York 98...

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  15. NHL Draft 2017: TV Schedule, Order and Mock Draft Predictions for Top Prospects

    The future of the NHL will be altered on Friday and Saturday when the league's 31 teams make their selections in the 2017 NHL draft...

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  16. Michael Vick's Dad Arrested on Federal Drug, Money Laundering Charges

    The father of former NFL quarterback Michael Vick , Michael Boddie , was arrested Thursday on heroin distribution and money laundering charges...

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  17. Nigel Hayes to Play for Knicks in Summer League After Going Undrafted

    Former Wisconsin standout Nigel Hayes came to terms on a deal with the New York Knicks on Friday to play for their summer league team...

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  18. Paul George Informing Pacers He Wanted Trade a 'Gut Punch,' Says Kevin Pritchard

    Indiana Pacers President of Basketball Operations Kevin Pritchard described his disappointment Thursday after learning of Paul George 's intention to become a free agent next offseason...

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  19. 2017 NBA Draft Selections: Tracking the Full List of Picks and Results

    The Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, will once again play host to the NBA draft on Thursday, when the 2017 edition of the event is set to take place. All 60 selections in the first and second rounds can be viewed on ESPN beginning at 7 p...

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  20. Celtics Reportedly Trying to Trade for No. 7 Overall Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders reported Thursday that the Boston Celtics are attempting to acquire the No. 7 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft from the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

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  21. Kristaps Porzingis Trade Rumors: Knicks' Reported Celtics Asking Price Revealed

    Frank Isola of the New York Daily News reported Thursday that the New York Knicks have asked the Boston Celtics for a hefty return in a potential trade for Kristaps Porzingis ...

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  22. Kavita Devi to Be 1st Female Indian Star in WWE After Mae Young Classic Invite

    WWE announced Thursday that Kavita Devi will become the first Indian woman to compete for the company when she takes part in the upcoming Mae Young Classic tournament. According to WWE...

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  23. Triple H Invites Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to Appear on WWE Raw

    Ahead of their highly anticipated Aug. 26 fight, Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor received invitations to appear on WWE Raw from Superstar Triple H on Tuesday...

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  24. Ricky Rubio Rumored as 'Active Name' in Timberwolves' Trade Talks

    Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio is once again the subject of trade talks leading up to the 2017 NBA draft, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported Thursday...

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  25. Jimmy Butler, Paul George Cavs Trades Reportedly off Due to Kevin Love Interest

    It was reported Thursday that the Cleveland Cavaliers ' attempts to trade for Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler or Indiana Pacers forward Paul George are unlikely to come to fruition...

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