1. Dikembe Mutombo Says Joel Embiid Is More Talented Than He Was When He Joined NBA

    Former NBA superstar Dikembe Mutombo said in an interview with Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated that he thinks Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid " is more talented than me at that age when I came into the NBA...

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  2. Ozzie Newsome Says Steve Bisciotti Didn't Block Colin Kaepernick Ravens Signing

    Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome responded Wednesday to a report earlier in the day from Dianna Russini of ESPN that he and head coach John Harbaugh had "met resistance" ...

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  3. Pete Rose Won't Attend Phillies Alumni Weekend After Statutory Rape Allegation

    The Philadelphia Phillies announced on Wednesday that Pete Rose would not be attending the team's Alumni Weekend: The news comes in the wake of court documents revealing ...

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  4. Sterling Shepard Carted Off at Giants Practice After Ankle Injury

    New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard was carted off the field during practice Wednesday with an ankle injury, according to Jordan Raanan of ESPN (via ESPN's Adam Schefter )...

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  5. Allen Iverson Suspended 1 Game by BIG3 for Failure to Appear at Game

    The BIG3 announced that 3's Company player and head coach Allen Iverson has been suspended for one game for missing Sunday's contest in Dallas, according to Oliver Maroney of Dime ...

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  6. LaVar Ball Says He Was Better TE Than Rob Gronkowski

    LaVar Ball will say anything. On Tuesday, Ball told the Really Big Show on ESPN 850 AM Cleveland that he was a better tight end "back in my heyday" than four-time Pro Bowler ...

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  7. Dustin Pedroia Placed on 10-Day DL with Knee Injury

    The Boston Red Sox announced Tuesday that second baseman Dustin Pedroia has been placed on the 10-day disabled list due to left knee inflammation. The team added his stint on the DL is retroactive to July 29...

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  8. Matthew Stafford, Lions Have 'Substantial Gap' in New Contract Talks

    Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford , who is entering the final year of his contract, reportedly is "actively talking" with the team about a contract extension, but a "substantial ...

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  9. Kurt Busch Contract Option Reportedly Won't Be Picked Up by Stewart-Haas Racing

    NASCAR star Kurt Busch reportedly won't have his option picked up by Stewart-Haas Racing following this season, according to Bob Pockrass of ESPN.com...

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  10. Former NFL QB Jared Lorenzen to Document Weight Loss Through Online Videos

    Since his playing career ended, former NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen has seen his weight rise to 500 pounds, according to Jake Becker of the New York Daily News ...

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  11. Julian Edelman, Stephon Gilmore Ejected from Patriots Practice for Fighting

    New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman and cornerback Stephon Gilmore were ejected from practice in Foxborough, Massachusetts, on Tuesday after getting into a fight, ...

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  12. Martellus Bennett on Jamal Adams' CTE Comments: 'I Ain't Dying for This S--t'

    New York Jets rookie Jamal Adams chimed in Monday on NFL player safety and CTE, telling a group of fans he would be fine with dying on the football field, per Rich Cimini of ESPN...

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  13. Kicker Donald De La Haye Ruled Ineligible by UCF over YouTube Channel

    The University of Central Florida has determined that kicker Donald De La Haye is no longer eligible to play after he continued to monetize his YouTube videos, per Joe Kepner of WFTV ...

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  14. Sonny Gray, Yu Darvish Blockbuster Deals Highlight 2017 MLB Trade Deadline Moves

    The MLB non-waiver trade deadline passed at 4 p.m. ET on Monday with two major players on the move while a number of other stars stayed put. The biggest news of the day concerned the trades of starting pitchers Sonny Gray and Yu Darvish...

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  15. Adidas Apologizes for Removal of Female Referee After LaVar Ball's Complaints

    Last week, LaVar Ball threatened to pull his AAU team off the court if a female referee—who issued him a technical foul during an Adidas- sponsored AAU tournament—wasn't replaced...

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  16. Daryl Morey Talks Eliminating NBA Awards After Russell Westbrook Wins MVP

    Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has taken issue with the voting for this year's NBA MVP award, given to Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook over Rockets ...

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  17. Allen Iverson Reportedly Seen Gambling in Casino Night Before BIG3 No-Show

    Allen Iverson , current coach and captain of the BIG3's 3's Company team, reportedly was seen gambling at the Rivers Casino in Des Plaines, Illinois, well into Sunday morning, according to TMZ Sports ...

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  18. Report: Philip Rivers, Antonio Gates Blocked from LaDainian Tomlinson Induction

    Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn is reportedly " insisting" that quarterback Philip Rivers and tight end Antonio Gates attend the team's first training camp session ...

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  19. Gareon Conley Rape Allegation Forwarded to a Grand Jury

    The Cleveland Police department confirmed Monday that the Gareon Conley rape allegation is being brought before a grand jury, according to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network...

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  20. Yankees Trade Rumors: NY Favored to Land Sonny Gray, Braves in Contact with A's

    The New York Yankees remain frontrunners to land Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sonny Gray , according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, though the Atlanta Braves have also reportedly been in contact with Oakland...

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  21. Jonathan Lucroy Traded from Rangers to Rockies for Player to Be Named Later

    The Texas Rangers announced they traded catcher Jonathan Lucroy to the Colorado Rockies Sunday for a player to be named later. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported the news...

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  22. Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez, Speeches Highlight Baseball Hall of Fame Ceremony

    The Baseball Hall of Fame welcomed the class of 2017—former players Jeff Bagwell, Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez and Tim Raines, along with former MLB commissioner Bud Selig and executive John Schuerholz— to Cooperstown on Sunday...

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  23. Xavier Rhodes, Vikings Agree on Reported 6-Year Contract

    The Minnesota Vikings announced Sunday they agreed to a contract extension with cornerback Xavier Rhodes. Adam Schefter of ESPN and Ian Rapoport of NFL Network first reported the deal...

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  24. Mike Williams Expected to Miss Chargers Training Camp with Back Injury

    Los Angeles Chargers rookie wide receiver Mike Williams is expected to miss training camp as he recovers from a back injury, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN...

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  25. NASCAR at Pocono 2017 Qualifying Results: Kyle Busch Wins Pole Position

    Kyle Busch won the pole for the Overton's 400 at Pocono Raceway on Sunday, holding off strong performances from Martin Truex Jr. and Jamie McMurray. Busch finished with a top time of 50...

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