1. Trevor Plouffe Traded to Tampa Bay Rays for Cash

    The Oakland Athletics traded third baseman Trevor Plouffe—whom they had designated for assignment Thursday—and cash to the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday in exchange for a player to be named later or cash...

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  2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says LaVar Ball Is Bad for College Basketball

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar , a UCLA legend and a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame, believes outspoken parents like LaVar Ball are bad for college basketball because they create a "huckster show...

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  3. John G. Avildsen, Director of 'Rocky,' 'The Karate Kid,' Dies at Age 81

    John G. Avildsen, a longtime film director who won an Academy Award for his work on the boxing classic Rocky , died Friday. He was 81...

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  4. Rashad McCants Wants to Wear Big Baller Brand Shoes in Big3

    Former NBA shooting guard Rashad McCants is planning to wear Lonzo Ball's signature shoe, the ZO2, when he takes part in the inaugural season of the Big3, a three-on-three basketball league...

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  5. 4-Star WR Prospect Camron Johnson Commits to Vanderbilt Over Auburn, LSU

    Vanderbilt added another promising playmaker for the future Friday when it received a commitment from in-state wide receiver Camron Johnson...

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  6. Jimmy Butler Trade Rumors: Celtics May Deal for Draft Picks to Get Bulls Star

    The Boston Celtics are reportedly attempting to stockpile first-round picks in the 2017 NBA draft in an effort to land Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler . Adam Zagoria ‏ of ZagsBlog provided details of the Celtics' potential plans Friday...

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  7. NASCAR at Michigan 2017 Qualifying Results: Kyle Larson Wins 2nd Pole of Season

    Kyle Larson will lead the field to the starting line in the 2017 FireKeepers Casino 400 on Sunday after posting the top speed in the final round of qualifying Friday afternoon at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan...

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  8. Lonzo Ball Pens Tribute to LaVar in the Players Tribune

    Lonzo Ball published an open letter to his outspoken dad, LaVar Ball, as a Father's Day tribute Friday thanking him for all the work he did to help the UCLA standout point guard become a top prospect in the 2017 NBA draft...

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  9. Mike White, Jim McElwain Agree to New Contracts with Florida

    The University of Florida announced one-year contract extensions for head basketball coach Mike White and head football coach Jim McElwain on Friday...

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  10. Michael Floyd Agent Attributes Failed Alcohol Sobriety Test to Kombucha

    Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Michael Floyd could be ordered to serve jail time after reportedly testing positive for alcohol during house arrest. However, he denied the allegations...

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  11. Jinder Mahal Says He Wants to Wrestle The Rock

    Current WWE champion Jinder Mahal called The Rock his "dream opponent" and believes there's a "real chance" a match between them that could eventually take place...

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  12. Jordan Spieth Digs Hole Shooting 1-over Par in Thursday's US Open Opening Round

    Jordan Spieth faces an uphill battle to chase down his third major championship after firing a one-over 73 in Thursday's first round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills in Erin, Wisconsin...

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  13. Lakers Trade Rumors: Team Reportedly Shopping No. 2 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly remain active in their efforts to shop the second overall pick ahead of the 2017 NBA draft on June 22...

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  14. Bill Russell to Be Given Lifetime Achievement Award at 2017 NBA Awards Show

    Legendary Boston Celtics center Bill Russell is set to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the NBA on June 26 during the league's inaugural Awards Show on TNT. Bleacher Report's Howard Beck passed along the news Thursday...

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  15. Seattle Storm Announce Partnership with Planned Parenthood

    The Seattle Storm announced a partnership with Planned Parenthood—an organization focused on reproductive health care—on Thursday that will include a "celebration of support...

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  16. Rick Pitino Suspended 5 Games, Louisville on Probation for Prostitute Scandal

    University of Louisville head basketball coach Rick Pitino received a five-game ACC suspension on Thursday for his role in the Cardinals' prostitute scandal, the NCAA announced ...

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  17. Hal Mumme Says He Turned LSU HC Ed Orgeron into NCAA for Camp Blocking

    Belhaven University head coach Hal Mumme confirmed he's been in contact with the NCAA about alleged actions by LSU head coach Ed Orgeron to block football camps. Justin Nails of 99...

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  18. Mookie Betts, Red Sox Reportedly Explored Long-Term Contract During Offseason

    The Boston Red Sox and Mookie Betts reportedly engaged in discussions about a potential long-term contract extension last offseason, but the outfielder opted against the idea...

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  19. Matt Harvey Says His 'Arm Was Not Working at All,' Will See Doctor About Injury

    New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey exited Wednesday's game against the Chicago Cubs early after experiencing a tired arm. According to ESPN...

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  20. T.J. Watt, Pittsburgh Steelers Agree to Rookie Contract

    The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Wednesday they signed T.J. Watt to a four-year contract after the organization used the 30th overall pick in the 2017 NFL draft on the Wisconsin product...

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  21. Robert Quinn Underwent Thumb Surgery; Expected to Be Ready for Training Camp

    Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Robert Quinn underwent surgery to repair a ligament in his thumb but is expected to recover in time for the start of training camp, according to NFL Network's Steve Wyche ...

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  22. Kyle Wright Selected No. 5 by Braves in 2017 MLB Draft

    The Atlanta Braves used the No. 5 overall pick in the 2017 MLB draft Monday night to select Vanderbilt starting pitcher Kyle Wright...

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  23. Royce Lewis Selected No. 1 by Twins in 2017 MLB Draft

    The Minnesota Twins selected JSerra Catholic (California) High School shortstop Royce Lewis with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 MLB draft Monday night. MLB...

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  24. Eric Decker Released by Jets After Trade Rumors

    The New York Jets released wide receiver Eric Decker on Tuesday amid a continued overhaul of the franchise's roster...

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  25. Jeremy Maclin, Ravens Agree on 2-Year Contract After Chiefs Release

    The Baltimore Ravens and wide receiver Jeremy Maclin reached an agreement Monday on a two-year contract following his release by the Kansas City Chiefs...

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