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Kevin Durant leads US with 23 in 111-74 romp over Argentina
LAS VEGAS -- New team. Same old result. Full of new star power -- and dominant on the inside -- the U.S. men's basketball team opened its bid for a third straight Olympic gold medal Friday night with a 111-74 exhibition romp over Argentina. A game that ...
Morning shootaround — July (blog)
Team USA stomps Argentina 111-74 in exhibition: Five
Team USA preps for Rio OlympicsUSA TODAY
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10:25pm Fri, July 22, 2016

New York Times

Olympics|Global Sports Leaders Anticipate a Decision on Russia's Participation in Olympics
New York Times
Vladimir V. Putin, Russia's president, during the opening ceremony for the Sochi Games in 2014. Credit Phil Noble/Reuters. For the last time before the Rio Olympics begin on Aug. 5, officials will convene Sunday to discuss disciplinary action against ...
IOC has several options as decision on Russian doping ban is expectedUSA TODAY
The ins and outs of the Rio Summer GamesMiami Herald
Russia's track and field stars angered by Rio Olympics banHouston Chronicle
Columbia Missourian -The Seattle Times -The Denver Post -Huffington Post
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01:22pm Sat, July 23, 2016


Celtics to sign Gerald Green, bring back RFA Tyler Zeller
The Boston Celtics will sign free-agent swingman Gerald Green, and have agreed to a deal with restricted free agent Tyler Zeller sources confirmed to ESPN. The news of Green's signing was first reported by the Sporting News, while Zeller's news was ...
Celtics add Gerald Green, keep Tyler Zeller; other moves possibleBoston Herald
Report: Celtics re-sign Tyler Zeller and others while still pursuing
NBA Rumors: Celtics Sign Gerald Green, Tyler Zeller, Two Others To
Bleacher Report -Sports Illustrated -Comcast SportsNet New England -Sun Sentinel
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10:19am Sat, July 23, 2016


FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball (DFS) picks for Friday, July 22
Reminder: Always double check the lineup card before rosters lock to make sure that a player you've chosen to roster is playing that day, and check the weather to make sure your players won't get rained out of their game. FanDuel has made some tweaks ...

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05:00am Fri, July 22, 2016


Seattle has answers to most of its questions as camp begins
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — When the Seattle Seahawks won the Super Bowl after the 2013 season, they created a roster with depth no one else in the NFL could match. Ask around, and the Seahawks believe they've constructed a roster entering this camp with ...
Seattle Seahawks: 2016 season
Seahawks 16 for '16: Can J'Marcus Webb help stabilize offensive line?The Seattle Times
Get to know the Bills' opponents: Offseason recap of the Miami DolphinsBuffalo News
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05:40pm Thu, July 21, 2016

Kansas City Star

Blame game follows NBA's removal of Charlotte All-Star game (Jul 23, 2016)
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The NBA All-Star Game's exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting protections for LGBT people represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory's re-election campaign, even as he dismisses the move ...
Businesses reel from the NBA's decision to pull 2017 All-Star GameCharlotte Observer
No Rebound for North Carolina Tourism After NBA Pulls All-Star
Kidd-Gilchrist example borrows from Jim Valvano: Don't give up, don't ever give upLexington Herald Leader -New York Times -USA TODAY -Washington Times
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01:16pm Sat, July 23, 2016

Report: J.J. Watt back injury happened “very recently”
Texans defensive end J.J. Watt recently had back surgery. The procedure occurred not because of a lingering problem that he had decided to treat with rest or other strategies not involving a scalpel. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Watt's the ...
Texans wideout DeAndre Hopkins wants fair deal for his skillsESPN
Texans' DeAndre Hopkins leans on Cecil shorts for
The Silver Lining In J.J. Watt's Back SurgeryBattle Red Blog (blog)
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01:37am Fri, July 22, 2016

The other Cincinnati native now in the Hall of Fame
It was almost like he's been training for this very moment. Artist Tom Tsuchiya has been practicing season after season in his Essex Studios, honoring some of the best to ever pick up a ball. Each of his Cincinnati statues, from the Xavier University ...
Ten memories that defined Ken Griffey Jr.ESPN (blog)
Take a sneak peek at Ken Griffey Jr.'s and Mike Piazza's Hall of Fame
Ken Griffey Jr., Mike Piazza linked on Cooperstown's links, tooNewsday
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01:18pm Sat, July 23, 2016


Derrick Rose: Knicks called 'super team' like Warriors
Perhaps newly-acquired New York Knicks point guard Derrick Rose has a wide definition of super teams because the Knicks surely wouldn't meet that criteria. Rose, traded to the Knicks on June 22nd from his hometown Chicago Bulls, said his new squad ...
Derrick Rose: Knicks roster fits triangle 'to a T'ESPN (blog)
Just how delusional is Derrick Rose about the 2016-17 Knicks?New York Daily News
Derrick Rose doesn't want you calling the Knicks a superteam, even though nobody isSB Nation
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04:00pm Fri, July 22, 2016

New York Times

Sports|NCAA Will Quiz Host Cities About Anti-Discrimination Policies
New York Times
A game in Charlotte, N.C., between the Long Island Blackbirds and the North Carolina Tar Heels during the 2011 N.C.A.A. men's basketball tournament. Credit Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images. The N.C.A.A. unveiled a questionnaire Friday that requires current ...
NCAA adds non-discrimination criteria for championship host citiesSports Illustrated
Cities bidding for NCAA games must submit details on discriminationCharlotte Observer
Spur of the Moment: Specter of another NCAA ban, this time north of the state lineCharleston Post Courier -USA TODAY -Maroon and White Nation
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04:15pm Fri, July 22, 2016