1. Cougars Will Wear 'Houston' on Jersey Nameplates for Home Opener

    The University of Houston players will all wear "Houston" nameplates on the backs of their jerseys during Saturday's home opener against Rice...

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  2. Boston Red Sox: September Call-Ups Looking Like Impact Players for 2018

    The Boston Red Sox wisely didn't wait until September to promote their top prospect. Desperate for an upgrade at the hot corner, they welcomed 20-year-old Rafael Devers to the majors in July...

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  3. Carmelo Anthony Responds to ESPN's No. 64 NBA Player Ranking

    Warning: Instagram post contains NSFW language. On Tuesday morning, ESPN.com placed Carmelo Anthony 64th overall in its annual NBA player rankings...

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  4. Gridirion Heights Season 2, Ep. 2: The Giants REALLY Need Odell Beckham Jr. Back

    With Odell Beckham Jr. sidelined to start the season, the New York Giants never received an opportunity to test the NFL 's relaxed celebration rules...

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  5. Lakers' Brandon Ingram Has Reportedly Grown to 6'11" and Changed Shooting Stroke

    The Los Angeles Lakers will hope Brandon Ingram figuratively grows during his second NBA season. According to Lakers beat reporter Mike Trudell, the 20-year-old literally grew during the offseason...

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  6. Joel Embiid Responds to Kristaps Porzingis' 'Trust the Process' Instagram Post

    Joel Embiid said another thing on social media. New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis practically baited the Philadelphia 76ers star by writing "Hold the vision, Trust the process" in an Instagram post from Istanbul, Turkey...

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  7. Russell Westbrook Plays NBA Jam Against Jimmy Fallon

    When the NBA 's most energetic player meets TV's most bubbly late-night talk show host, it's only natural for them to play a classic video game where basketball players can fly...

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  8. Week 2 Waiver Wire: Examining Top Fantasy Football Targets

    Brand-name stars typically don't always fantasy football leagues. They sure didn't help in Week 1. Le'Veon Bell, Tom Brady and Julio Jones all left investors wanting more after quiet starts to 2017...

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  9. Seattle Proposes $600M KeyArena Renovations to Attract NBA and NHL Teams

    A group has a proposed deal with the city of Seattle for a privately funded $600 million plan to renovate KeyArena...

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  10. Updated 2017 MLB Playoff Chances with Just 3 Weeks Remaining

    Approximately three weeks remain in MLB 's 2017 season, providing ample time for the American League to sort out its chaotic wild-card ruckus. The crowded race will at least offer excitement with most of the divisions firmly in hand...

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  11. Browns Head Coach Hue Jackson Praises QB DeShone Kizer After NFL Debut

    The Cleveland Browns may finally have a long-term answer under center. On Sunday, rookie DeShone Kizer became the 18th quarterback to start for Cleveland since the start of the 2008 season...

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  12. Eagles' Jason Kelce Compares Carson Wentz's Elusiveness to Michael Vick

    Carson Wentz opened 2017 on a high note, accumulating 307 passing yards and two touchdowns in a 30-17 victory over Washington...

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  13. Celtics' Jaylen Brown Composed Rap to Prepare for Guarding LeBron James

    At the end of his rookie season, Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown faced the steep challenge of defending LeBron James in the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  14. Reds' Bryan Price Abruptly Pauses Argument with Umpires for 'God Bless America'

    A September game with zero playoff implications could not quell Bryan Price 's anger. After Scooter Gennett got ejected for spiking his helmet in frustration of a called strike three, ...

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  15. Ravens' Eric Weddle Consumes Ice Cream Loaded with Toppings After Week 1 Win

    A professional NFL player must treat his body like a temple in order to enjoy a long, healthy career. Athletes dedicate their time, energy and money into maximizing their performance with strict training and diet regimens...

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  16. Paul Pierce Poses with Ray Allen, Says It's Time to 'Bury the Hatchet'

    Paul Pierce posted an Instagram photo with former Boston Celtics teammate Ray Allen and expressed a desire to mend their strained relationship...

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  17. Louisiana Tech Faces 3rd-and-Goal from Own 7 After Losing 87 Yards on Fumble

    After allowing three unanswered touchdowns to Mississippi State, Louisiana Tech looked poised to open the fourth quarter with a touchdown...

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  18. Fox Commentator Dean Blandino Misses Gus Johnson's Hand on Low-Five Attempt

    On Saturday night, Fox televised a high-octane matchup between No. 14 Stanford and Sam Darnold's No. 6 USC Trojans. The contest has lived up to the hype so far, with 45 points scored in an intense first half...

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  19. Georgia's Terry Godwin Reaches Back for 1-Handed Touchdown Catch

    The New York Giants still don't know if Odell Beckham Jr. will play in their season opener this weekend. Before NBC airs Sunday Night Football , it broadcast Terry Godwin doing his best Beckham impersonation...

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  20. Sloane Stephens Reacts to Receiving $3.7 Million Check After Winning US Open

    Sloane Stephens defeated Madison Keys in straight sets to win Saturday's U.S. Open women's final at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York. Upon earning her first Grand Slam title, the 24-year-old reacted to receiving a life-changing payday...

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  21. Fantasy Football Week 1 Rankings: Opening-Season Position-by-Position Review

    Fantasy football players needed one game to remember how frustrating the diversion gets after draft day. Did you pick Mike Gillislee despite his uncertain role? Awesome...

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  22. Predicting Boom or Bust for MLB's Most Hyped September Prospect Call-Ups

    MLB rewrites its rules for September, allowing teams to roster 40 players instead of the usual 25. This lets squads present prospects with a brief taste of The Show...

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  23. Athletics Will Celebrate 50-Year Anniversary with 50 Stomper Statues

    The Oakland Athletics will commission 50 life-sized statues of their mascot, Stomper, to honor the team's 50-year anniversary. Per the team's website , the A's unveiled a "Stomper in the Town" initiative calling for artists to submit sketch designs...

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  24. Lonzo Ball Says He Isn't Worried About Lil B 'Curse': 'I Don't Believe in That'

    Curses obviously aren't real; nobody should need an athlete to confirm this. Rapper Lil B claims to have the power to hex NBA players . He, of course, doesn't because curses aren't real...

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  25. Hawaii Asst. Coach Sean Duggan Fractures Wrist in Field-Goal Block Celebration

    Sean Duggan may stick to congratulatory handshakes when commemorating big plays in the future. The Hawai'i Rainbow Warriors blocked two field goals and an extra point during Saturday's 41-18 victory over Western Carolina...

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