The Bandwagon: Phillies, Hot Summer Girl and more

Hannah Keyser explains why you should change your fandom and embrace it in Episode 14 of The Bandwagon.

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The best (and worst) NHL teams of the past decade

How do we rank the best of the best from the past 10 seasons? What about the top runners-up? And who takes the crown as the decade’s worst?
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Matthew Berry’s top 200 fantasy football PPR rankings

If you’re searching for detailed 2019 fantasy football rankings, we’ve got you covered. Check back throughout the summer for updates.
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NBA preseason predictions: Our experts’ picks for 2019-20

We polled the experts on the ESPN Forecast panel for their predictions heading into the 2019-20 NBA season.
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Advice for rookie NFL head coaches, and what all six have to prove

Here’s what the new coaches of the Packers, Bengals, Browns, Broncos, Dolphins and Cardinals have to do to make successful transitions.
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All in? Time for AB to end saga, put Raiders at ease

Preseason football is fairly pointless, but the real stuff is coming and the Raiders need to know they can count on Antonio Brown to bring more than a soap opera this season.

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The NHL’s All-Decade Awards: MVP, best and worst trades, and more

What if the Hart Trophy were doled out for the entire 10-season stretch? We pick winners for all the major awards and some fun made-up ones, too.
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His place in Dodgers history already secure, Clayton Kershaw eclipses Sandy Koufax

With his 166th career win, Kershaw moved into the top five in Dodgers history by passing another all-time great left-hander.
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The inside story of the moment that changed the NBA forever

For four days, the Donald Sterling tapes threatened to shut down the 2014 NBA playoffs. Five years later, it remains one of the great what-ifs in league history.
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Preseason Power Rankings: Who’s on the hot seat entering 2019?

Whose job is on the line this season? Here’s how we project the NFL’s best and worst teams, from 1-32.
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The sweet science of Justin Herbert’s decision

Oregon QB Justin Herbert might have been the No. 1 pick in the 2019 draft, but he decided to stay in school. The reason involves his other passion besides football.

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Pop’s plans, scrimmage woes and more big Team USA takeaways

Which star has been most impressive in camp? Should Pop be worried about this roster? Brian Windhorst and Ohm Youngmisuk hit the biggest talking points ahead of Team USA’s World Cup journey.
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The All-Decade Team for all 31 NHL clubs

We picked a starting six for every team to represent the best of the 2010s, with no shortage of tough calls throughout.
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Fantasy football rankings: The 192 players who should be drafted this season

Mike Clay breaks down his top-192 fantasy football rankings to tell you who is rising or falling and when each player should be taken.
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Source: Brown files new grievance over helmet

The new grievance is part of Antonio Brown’s ongoing fight over an NFL policy that requires helmet certification according to industry standards.
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Baseball runs in the family for Braves phenom

Ronald Acuña Jr. grew up in a family with a long line of professional baseball players and all that inspiration is a big reason for his success.

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Sources: Howard OK’d to talk with Lakers, others

Dwight Howard’s representatives have been given permission by the Grizzlies to speak to teams that might have interest in acquiring the center, including the Lakers, sources say.
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Jets’ Gase blames self for Williamson’s torn ACL

Jets coach Adam Gase blames himself for playing Avery Williamson late into the second quarter of Thursday’s preseason game. After Williamson suffered a season-ending injury, Gase decided running back Le’Veon Bell won’t play in the preseason.
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Raiders GM: Time for AB to be ‘all-in or all-out’

Antonio Brown has departed Raiders training camp again over his helmet issue, leading general manager Mike Mayock to issue the wide receiver an ultimatum: “It’s time for him to be all-in or all-out.”
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Miocic snatches title back with KO of Cormier

When it looked like Daniel Cormier was in control, Stipe Miocic pulled fourth-round knockout in the main event of UFC 241.

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Billionaire hopes business acumen helps Coyotes

Billionaire Alex Meruelo, the first Hispanic majority owner of an NHL team, said that, as chairman of the Arizona Coyotes, he hopes to quash relocation rumors and is “committed to staying here.”
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An intern no more, Darius Bazley is ready for the NBA challenge

After a year in a unique role with New Balance, the Oklahoma City Thunder forward is ready for the transition to the NBA and ready to help anyone who wants to follow his path.
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Miocic knocks out Cormier to reclaim UFC crown

Stipe Miocic got his revenge by knocking out Daniel Cormier in the fourth round of their rematch to reclaim the UFC heavyweight championship on Saturday at UFC 241 in Anaheim, California.
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Pats players ‘pulling for’ reinstated WR Gordon

Patriots players expressed excitement about welcoming back Josh Gordon, who was conditionally reinstated by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday, with team captain Matthew Slater saying, “We’re going to do everything we can to support him.”
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Texts, emails emerge that detail Nike corruption

Text messages and emails from Nike executives entered in federal court paint a vivid portrait of the inner workings of grassroots basketball.

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Morey: ‘Factual’ Harden a better scorer than MJ

Rockets GM Daryl Morey has always championed his players, and he has gone to a new extreme in praising James Harden, saying his star guard is a better scorer than Michael Jordan.
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Raiders WR Antonio Brown’s frostbite joins list of most bizarre recent sports injuries

Antonio Brown has missed part of Raiders training camp due to a bizarre frostbite injury … which got us thinking about some other weird ways athletes have gotten hurt.
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Reid rips Jay-Z over Kap remarks, deal with NFL

Panthers safety Eric Reid continued to be critical of Jay-Z on Friday night, saying it was “asinine” of him to say “we’ve moved past kneeling” and calling his partnership with the NFL a “money move.”
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NFL preseason Week 2 takeaways: Up-and-down night for Giants rookie QB Daniel Jones

The No. 6 overall pick had a roller-coaster game the night after No. 1 overall selection Kyler Murray struggled. Here’s a look at all the big takeaways from the second full week of the 2019 NFL preseason.
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Heisman Watch: Who’s in the running?

Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa and Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence are big favorites to win college football's most prestigious award, but plenty of others are in the mix.

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‘Rebuild’ accelerated: Are the Rangers ready to contend now?

New York’s turnaround seemed to go much faster than expected. How high have the expectations risen for 2019-20?
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Cousins injury left Draymond ‘at a loss for words’

Draymond Green was at a loss for words and didn’t know what he could say to DeMarcus Cousins after the news of Cousins’ crushing ACL injury.
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NFL preseason Week 2 takeaways: Kyler Murray struggles, Dwayne Haskins makes a big throw

The No. 1 overall draft pick was given a crash course in blitzes and false starts Thursday, and Washington’s top pick continued to show off a big arm.
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Earnhardt Jr., wife OK after Tenn. plane crash

A small plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his wife and daughter ran off the runway and caught fire at the Elizabethton Municipal Airport in Tennessee on Thursday.
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Telfair’s conviction doesn’t tell the whole story

Sebastian Telfair, once a legendary NBA prospect, is headed to prison on a weapons charge. His friends and family say he didn't get a fair trial. 

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Wings get Erne from Lightning for draft pick

The Detroit Red Wings have acquired forward Adam Erne from the Tampa Bay Lightning for a fourth-round pick in the 2020 draft.
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Zion, top rookies discuss first dunk, swapping jerseys and Vinsanity

Jaxson Hayes wants to swap jerseys with LeBron. Coby White wants to learn to play the piano. Cam Reddish is looking forward to facing Kevin Durant. Get to know the NBA’s top rookies.
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Jay-Z defends NFL-Roc Nation deal, talks Kap

Jay-Z said he still supports former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but now is focused on action. “Everybody knows I agree with what you’re saying [in Kaepernick’s underlying message]. So what are we gonna do?”
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Browns rookie goes from sleeping on the street to scoring a TD

Damon Sheehy-Guiseppi didn’t play football in high school, and talked his way into a Browns tryout. Now he’s pushing for a roster spot after an emotional punt return for a TD.
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Money, stars? Bargain-basement Yanks excelling

The Yankees superstars that get paid the big bucks haven't had an impact due to injuries, but it's all good in the Bronx because the replacements are on another level.

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Panthers to retire Luongo’s number in March

Roberto Luongo’s No. 1 jersey will be retired by the Florida Panthers on March 7. Luongo will become the first Panthers player to have his number retired.
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Popovich: Kaepernick did ‘a very patriotic thing’

USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich praised former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Tuesday, saying that his act of bringing light to social justice and racial inequality in the country “was a very patriotic thing.”
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Did the helmet rule actually work? And how will it change in 2019?

The NFL rolled out an aggressive change last season with the helmet rule. But was it effective? And what can we expect from it going forward?
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Matthew Berry’s Love/Hate for the 2019 season

It’s the must-read column of the fantasy football preseason, highlighting Berry’s most undervalued and overvalued players in drafts.
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Prescott, Cowboys helping justify Eagles’ decision

Philly believed it was better to get a Carson Wentz extension done early at numbers that made sense rather than wait for Dallas to throw the QB market into chaos.

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Reunions, Zion and Hollywood drama: Every game we can’t wait to see

Mark your calendars, because the full NBA schedule has been unveiled. Here are our can’t-miss games for 2019-20.
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Canes, GM Waddell agree on multiyear extension

The Carolina Hurricanes and general manager Don Waddell have agreed on a multiyear contract extension.
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AB eager to rejoin Raiders after losing grievance

An arbitrator was sympathetic to Antonio Brown’s argument that he should be allowed to wear his old helmet but ultimately issued a “very kind denial.”
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Barnwell: Has the inevitable Drew Brees decline already begun?

For years, the rest of the Saints held back Brees from winning his second Super Bowl. Now? The quarterback is showing clear signs of regression.
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QB sleepers: Five guys being undervalued

Our analysts deliver their 2019 sleeper picks. First up, QBs, with many of the signal-callers bringing an added dimension with their legs.

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Blues D Edmundson awarded $3.1M in arbitration

Joel Edmundson, the only one of four arbitration-eligible Blues players to not get a multiyear deal, has been awarded a $ 3.1 million, one-year contract in arbitration.
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Bagley withdraws from Team USA consideration

Kings forward Marvin Bagley III has pulled out of the competition for a Team USA roster spot ahead of the FIBA World Cup.
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Fantasy football sleepers, busts, breakouts for 2019

Our panel of fantasy football analysts offers surprise performers, disappointments and those who will take their game to another level.
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Patriots teammates pulling for Josh Gordon beyond football

Patriots players hope the WR is “doing well, progressing the way he needs to progress” while Roger Goodell considers his request for reinstatement.
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Who are the second-year breakout candidates?

We saw it with Patrick Mahomes last year. Who will break out in their second year this fantasy season? Andy Behrens lines up a list of names to consider.

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Team USA cuts Young, Adebayo after scrimmage

Following an exhibition game against the younger Select Team on Friday night, Team USA announced Thaddeus Young and Bam Adebayo were cut from the senior roster, and Select Team members Derrick White and Marvin Bagley III were promoted.
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Engrave error: Lehner’s trophy lists wrong team

Robin Lehner, who was presented with the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy in June, revealed on Twitter that his award listed his team as the Rangers instead of the Islanders.
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Gruden defends AB; calls helmet ‘personal’ issue

Jon Gruden defended his star wide receiver on Saturday, calling his frostbitten feet a “total accident” and saying his helmet situation is a personal matter.
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Preseason Week 1 takeaways: Mecole Hardman adds more speed to Chiefs’ offense

Kansas City’s top draft pick showed he could add another wrinkle to the Chiefs’ potent offense. It was all part of the big takeaways from the opening week of the 2019 NFL preseason.
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25 must-see college players (other than QB)

Pat Forde runs through his list of 25 players — not including quarterbacks — that he'd pay to see this college football season.

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N.Y. board approves Islanders’ $1.3B arena plan

The New York state board responsible for economic development has approved a $ 1.3 billion project to build a 19,000-seat arena for the Islanders at Belmont Park.
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Meet this summer’s most coveted sneaker free agents

Luka Doncic, P.J. Tucker and Devin Booker lead a veteran class that is expected to draw interest from a number of different brands.
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Antonio Brown could quit over his helmet? Let us explain

The Raiders wide receiver is threatening to leave football because his helmet of choice is prohibited for use in the NFL. What happens next?
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Sources: AB says no football without old helmet

Raiders receiver Antonio Brown has threatened to not play football if the NFL will not allow him to wear the same helmet he has worn throughout his career, even though it is no longer approved, sources told ESPN.
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It’s time to go all-in on RBs in fantasy

The concept of going running back heavy isn't new, but Yahoo's Dalton Del Don explains why 2019 is the year to take that mantra to the extreme.

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What is Gregg Popovich doing coaching Team USA?

The Spurs coach doesn’t have anything to prove. So why is he sweating out practices in the desert with an undermanned Team USA squad?
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Wysh List: NHL national TV schedule winners and losers

We’ll be seeing lots of Sidney Crosby again, but where’s the love for Auston Matthews and Connor McDavid? Plus, Jersey Fouls, GM pay and more.
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NFL rookie QB debuts: How Murray, Jones, Haskins fared

The Cardinals’ Kyler Murray, Giants’ Daniel Jones and Redskins’ Dwayne Haskins made their first game-day throws Thursday. How did they look?
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NFL preseason Week 1 takeaways: Baker Mayfield, Browns off to picture perfect start

Baker Mayfield and the Browns lived up to the offseason hype on their first series and the other big takeaways from the opening week of the 2019 NFL preseason.
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Darnold on Brady: ‘I can’t be giving him anything’

Sam Darnold wasn’t going to be on a video wishing Tom Brady a happy birthday — even if others did. Darnold respects Brady, but he’s here to compete against him.

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Predicting the NHL’s latest ‘lottery ticket’ contracts

After being bought out, players like Kevin Shattenkirk offer serious low-risk/high-reward potential. We rate the latest deals, and grade some from years’ past.
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O’s Davis clashes with manager Hyde in dugout

Orioles slugger Chris Davis was involved in a dugout dust-up with manager Brandon Hyde during Wednesday night’s game and had to be restrained by teammate Mark Trumbo and hitting coach Don Long.
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Team USA’s green monster: A Boston quartet could take on the world

Kemba Walker and his new teammates are taking advantage of Team USA training camp to build chemistry and usher in a new era in Boston.
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How to wait on quarterbacks in fantasy drafts and succeed

Whether you’re new to fantasy football or a grizzled vet, having a sound quarterback-streaming strategy could put you over the top. Here is everything you need to know, including week-by-week streamers.
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Gruden, Raiders deliver on ‘Hard Knocks’ hype

The Oakland Raiders made their much-anticipated HBO "Hard Knocks" debut on Tuesday, and it was every bit as entertaining as hoped.

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76ers’ Simmons felt ‘singled out’ entering casino

Ben Simmons said he posted a video on social media because he felt “singled out” after being asked for ID at a casino in Australia. The casino said it does routine ID checks on anybody who appears to be younger than 25.
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Predators sign Grimaldi to 1-year, $1M deal

Rocco Grimaldi is coming off his best season with five goals and eight assists in 53 games in his first year with Nashville.
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Barnwell: Five NFL teams that will win more in 2019 and why

Quarterback injuries and dreadful defense doomed these five teams last season. Here’s why each could take steps forward.
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Barnwell: Four playoff favorites that could decline, and one team that could tank

Four 2018 playoff teams — and one rebuilding team — are likely to be worse in 2019. Here’s why each could see a drop off.
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Steelers think Bush can match Shazier’s mettle

The similarities between rookie middle linebacker Devin Bush Jr. and Ryan Shazier are striking, and Pittsburgh hopes they translate to the field this season.

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Fantasy football 12-team PPR mock draft

Did running backs Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley and Melvin Gordon go in the first round? When did the first tight ends and quarterbacks come off the board?
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Team USA faces big questions heading into camp

What’s going on with Team USA? We ask whether the Americans can win the World Cup with their roster and other questions in an FAQ heading into training camp.
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Best of Monday at NFL training camps: Breaking bikes and naming rights

J.J. Watt was enjoying taking part in a Packers tradition until things went awry, and the stadium in Las Vegas has a name. Check out the top photos, videos, quotes and notes from the NFL on Monday.
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WR pool is deep, so be fluid with draft strategy

The wide receiver position has never been more important in fantasy football, but there are many ways to get value while you're building your team.

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Green, Warriors reach 4-year, $100M extension

Draymond Green’s new agreed-to contract, which starts with the 2020-21 season, brings the total length and value of his deal with the Warriors to five years, $ 118 million.
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Tom Brady’s extension reflects his priorities, rare trust with Patriots

The reworked deal for New England’s future Hall of Famer is the latest proof that making top dollar isn’t a priority for him.
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Best of Sunday at NFL training camps: Baker’s chomp and chug and Brady’s big deal

A day after Baker Mayfield’s impressive feat at an Indians game, we juxtaposed his skills with those of other QBs this offseason. Check out the top photos, videos, quotes and notes from the NFL on Sunday.
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Canton or bust: 2019 HOF class makes its mark

Ed Reed's legendary Hall of Fame bust, Champ Bailey's plea for racial understanding and Tony Gonzalez's moving message stood out at Saturday's ceremony.

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Coyotes sign goalie Hill to 1-year, 2-way contract

The Coyotes signed goalie Adin Hill, who was 7-5 with a .901 save percentage and 2.76 goals-against average and one shutout in 13 games last season with Arizona, to a one-year, two-way contract Saturday.
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Green, Warriors reach four-year max extension

Draymond Green’s new agreed-to contract, which starts with the 2020-21 season, brings the total length and value of his deal with the Warriors to five years, $ 118 million.
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New Astro Sanchez leads combined no-hitter

Aaron Sanchez looked like a reinvented pitcher in his Houston debut, throwing six stellar innings to start the Astros on a combined no-hitter Saturday night in a 9-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners.
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Best of Saturday at training camp: Happy birthday to TB12, Derwin James, Todd Gurley

When Derwin James, Todd Gurley and Tom Brady share the same birthday, we celebrate. Elsewhere around training camp, the Saints hit the Snoball truck to keep cool.
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Where have all the elite RBs gone?

If you land a top fantasy running back, you have a leg up on the competition. If not, the other options bring considerable risk. Brad Evans examines the 2019 landscape.

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Toronto’s Scotiabank undergoing ‘reimagination’

While Toronto’s Maple Leafs and Raptors gear up for next season, Scotiabank Arena is getting a multimillion-dollar face-lift.
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No ‘garbage interceptions’ for Hall of Famer Johnny Robinson

Robinson’s interception in Super Bowl IV sealed Kansas City’s lone undisputed title.
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Every twist and turn in the Zion sneaker chase

A blown sneaker, two false starts and a lawsuit all led a generation’s most hotly pursued athlete to the brand that Jordan built.
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Year of tears: Derrius Guice is done crying

He plunged in the draft. He tore an ACL. His recovery was hard. The Redskins tailback admits he wept "every night," but now he wants to make opponents pay.

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‘I can’t do this’: The stressed-out coaches feeling NBA star moves

Superstars have reshaped the landscape of the NBA this offseason, and head coaches must continue to adapt.
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The Senators are violating the spirit of the CBA

By taking on eight figures in cap space on injured players who will never skate for the club, Ottawa is doing wrong by its long-suffering fans.
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The NFL Pick 10: Build a team with any 10 players — here’s who 55 experts picked

We asked our experts to play general manager and build a team around any 10 players for the next three seasons. Here are the results.
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44 years. 41 molestation allegations. How the past caught up to a former Olympian

A 13-month reporting effort by Outside the Lines uncovered 41 allegations of molestation against Conrad Mainwaring, a 1976 Olympian and former coach of a two-time gold medalist.
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Trade Deadline Special | The Bandwagon

Did the Astros make the best move? Did Yasiel Puig know what team he was on when he started fighting everyone? And what the hell are the Mets doing?  It's the first ever Bandwagon Trade Deadline Special!

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Warriors’ ‘Strength in Numbers’ gives way to ‘Faith in Youngsters’

Golden State didn’t just lose Kevin Durant this summer, it also lost veteran depth. Now, after years of deprioritizing the draft and player development, the Warriors are playing catch-up with a trio of rookies.
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Whom should the Wild hire as their next GM?

We break down the top candidates for the job and make our pick. Plus, a look at the task ahead for the next hire.
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Best of Wednesday at training camps: Thomas resets WR market, Rosen gains in QB derby

Michael Thomas signs a record-breaking deal and more from training camps around the nation. Check out photos, videos, quotes and notes from the NFL.
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Winners and losers of an unexpectedly wild MLB trade deadline

Remember that talk about a boring deadline? Well, let’s just say things went a little crazy before the dealing stopped. Here’s who scored (hint: the Astros!) and struck out (sorry, Yankees) when the dust settled.
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Indians avoid inevitable while upgrading offense

Trevor Bauer was likely going to be traded. The destination was the unknown. Tuesday night, the Reds emerged with a 3-way swap that will send five players to Cleveland. 

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‘The new normal’: Why fighting in the NHL has dropped to historic lows

The rate of fights has decreased for the past decade. Former NHL enforcers weigh in on the trend and whether fighting will one day cease entirely.
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Puig’s brawl with Reds or Bauer’s tantrum toss: Whose exit was uglier?

Before being traded for each other, both players left their fans with unforgettable final acts on the field.
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Ben Simmons will probably beat you one-on-one — in video games

Besides being good at basketball, Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons is good at video games. The Australian guard’s current favorite is PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, but his love for video games began while playing Resistance and Call of Duty.
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Best of Tuesday at NFL training camps: FitzMagic leads Miami QBs, Kingsbury’s Madden looks, more

Ryan Fitzpatrick leads the Dolphins’ QB battle, and more from training camps around the nation. Check out photos, videos, quotes and notes from the NFL.
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What the Bears need now from Mitch Trubisky

Chicago's defense dominated its offense during Monday's practice. That's no surprise, but to be a true contender the Bears must get more from their third-year QB. 

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Devils pull off heist on Vegas in Nikita Gusev addition

The KHL’s leading scorer is the latest addition to New Jersey’s roster this summer. We grade both GMs on the swap.
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Which teams most need to make a move by Wednesday afternoon?

As good as they are, the Yankees could use a starter and the Dodgers need help in their bullpen. But which contenders have the most pressure to make a deal?
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AD to keep chasing NBA title ‘until I succeed at it’

Anthony Davis already has six All-Star appearances, an NCAA title and an Olympic gold medal to his name, but the newly minted Los Angeles Lakers forward admits that his résumé still has one glaring hole: an NBA championship.
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Best of Monday at NFL training camps: Zion at Saints camp, the Cowboys do yoga, Le’Veon’s apology to fantasy players

The NBA’s No. 1 pick had a catch with Drew Brees, while pads popped across the nation. Check out photos, videos, quotes and notes from the NFL.
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Another star is behind the Zeke-Dallas impasse

You can draw a straight line from Ezekiel Elliott's contract holdout to Todd Gurley's big-money deal, which has become one of the NFL's most divisive contracts.

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Blues hire 2-time All-Star Savard as assistant

The Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues hired Marc Savard as an assistant coach Wednesday.
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Inside a tense NBA owners meeting that might change free agency

The past few weeks left the NBA board of governors asking what happened and what’s next.
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Mets acquire Stroman from Jays for prospects

Right-hander Marcus Stroman had a career-best 2.96 ERA this season with Toronto, which gets a pair of pitching prospects in the trade with New York.
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Source: Bengals’ Green likely out 6-8 weeks

Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green is likely to miss six to eight weeks after an MRI revealed he has torn ligaments in his left ankle, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
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One stat proves Yankees need pitching

The team gave up a combined 73 runs and 23 home runs in a 7-day span. No one team had ever done that before.

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Flames sign Bennett to 2-year, $5.1 million deal

Forward Sam Bennett, who has spent his five-year career with the Calgary Flames, agreed to a two-year contract with the team on Wednesday, avoiding arbitration.
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Fantasy football 10-team non-PPR mock draft: Travis Kelce goes in first round

Our latest mock draft had a tight end go before a wide receiver and two managers wait until the final round to take a quarterback.
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Survey of NBA finds Clippers at the top, Knicks again at the bottom

Which free-agent moves were the best? Worst? Most surprising? And after all that, which team emerged as title favorites? We surveyed 20 coaches, scouts and executives to find out.
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Best of Saturday at NFL training camps: Pads, awkward autographs, bad day for WRs

The Giants get more bad news as pads come on across the league. Check out the top photos, videos, quotes and notes from the NFL on Saturday.
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Arizona QB wants to rekindle Heisman spark

Arizona QB Khalil Tate failed to live up to sky-high expectations last season, but he and his coach believe he can bounce back.

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Sabres’ Rodrigues lands $2M deal in arbitration

Sabres forward Evan Rodrigues has been awarded a one-year, $ 2 million contract following an arbitration hearing.
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Three homers show us Mookie Betts’ swing is back in MVP form

After his initial struggles this season, the reigning AL MVP has been red-hot in July for a Red Sox team on the rise.
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Westbrook: Ready to sacrifice for Rockets, title

After spending his first 11 seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder, Westbrook officially embarked on his new chapter Friday. “I only care about one team,” he said, “and that’s the Houston Rockets.”
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Best of Friday at NFL training camps: A race car, RV and … hot air balloon

Who had the best entrance to camp? Check out the top photos, videos, quotes and notes from the NFL on Friday.
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Celtics sign NCAA tourney darling Tacko Fall 

The Celtics are banking on the upside of 7-foot-6 rookie Tacko Fall, rewarding him with a low-risk, high-reward contract.

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Wysh List: Can the St. Louis Blues repeat as Stanley Cup champs?

We present the cases for and against Ryan O’Reilly & Co. pulling it off. Plus, highlights of Phil Kessel’s home listing, Jersey Fouls and more.
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Bucks, Clippers top Caesars’ season-win totals

Caesars Sportsbook has posted season-win totals and the Bucks are at an NBA-best 57 wins, while the Clippers lead the Western Conference at 55.5.
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Red Sox blast Yanks 19-3 in record-setting effort

Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run homer in a seven-run first inning, then added a solo shot in the eighth as the Boston Red Sox put a historic, 19-3 pounding on the AL East-leading Yankees on Thursday night in the opener of their four-game series.
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Draft-Day Manifesto: How to draft your fantasy football team the Matthew Berry way

Berry explains how to build and manage a winning fantasy football team by taking a weekly approach, loading up on backs and receivers and waiting on a QB.
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Kawhi wants to build ‘Clippers’ legacy’

Kawhi Leonard discussed what went into his decision to sign with the Clippers over the Lakers in a sit-down with Yahoo Sports.

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NHL RFA buzz: Signings, arbitrations and those pesky offer sheets

Jordan Binnington, Sebastian Aho and more are signed, but Mitch Marner and Patrik Laine are among those who need deals. Here’s where things stand.
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Kawhi Leonard and Paul George present second chance for Doc Rivers

Rivers celebrated on the steps of Nobu Malibu, and with Lob City now in the rearview mirror, the Clippers know the time to maximize their star acquisitions is now.
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Clips’ George: ‘Destiny’ to team up with Kawhi

The Clippers officially introduced Paul George and Kawhi Leonard on Wednesday, and it didn’t take long for the star tandem to show their excitement for Los Angeles’ “other” team. “We’re going to make it happen,” George said. “LA our way.”
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NFL training camp preview: Roster projections and more for all 32 teams

Pressing questions, biggest issues and full 53-man roster projections for every team. The NFL season is officially here.
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King of Queens: Cano steals show with 3 homers

Many were focused on Chris Paddack and Pete Alonso meeting again, but it was 36-year-old Robinson Cano, in midst of his worst season, who took over in Queens.

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NHL Power Rankings: Rating every team heading into 2019-20

Who are the league’s top contenders for next season? We take stock of every club in our midsummer rundown, including their 2020 Stanley Cup odds.
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Nats’ Turner hits for another cycle against Rockies

Nationals shortstop Trea Turner has hit for the cycle for the second time in his career — both against the Rockies. He becomes just the third player in MLB history with multiple cycles against one team.
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Lowe: Why Kawhi Leonard’s power move was a watershed moment

Player empowerment is reaching new peaks. How will the league and the players respond?
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Hang Time: Christian McCaffrey does it all

Versatile on and off the field, the Panthers All-Pro talks music and why today’s running backs have to do it all
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Le Batard skips ESPN show after political rant

Dan Le Batard was not on his usual radio show on Monday morning while the company reportedly considers how to address the situation.

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Fundamental move: Duncan joins Spurs’ staff

“It is only fitting, that after I served loyally for 19 years as Tim Duncan’s assistant, that he returns the favor,” Gregg Popovich said in a statement.
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Wizards to offer Beal 3-year, $111M extension

The Wizards are preparing to offer guard Bradley Beal a three-year, $ 111M max extension on Friday, new GM Tommy Sheppard said. Beal’s agent said he will need time to consider.
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Barnwell’s NFL fact check: Don’t be surprised if these seven things happen

Expect Amari Cooper to regress. Same with the Bears’ turnover-happy defense. Here’s why you should never make assumptions in the NFL.
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NBA free agency 2019: Three potential impact players you probably forgot about

Believe it or not NBA free agency is still happening, even if there are not any All-Star calibre players remaining on the market. Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Khris Middleton, Kemba Walker and Kawhi Leonard are all spoken for. The 35-year-old forward only played in 10 games for the Houston Rockets in 2018-19 before stepping away after the team decided he was not a good fit.

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Koepka vents frustration at slow play after Holmes watch gesture

Brooks Koepka vented his frustration at the speed of fellow players after being visibly annoyed by playing partner J.B. Holmes in round four of The Open. Holmes toiled his way to a dismal 87 in difficult conditions at Royal Portrush on Sunday, finishing the tournament six over having been in contention all weekend. The 37-year-old is known as one of the more leisurely players on the PGA Tour and Koepka, who adopts a no-nonsense attitude, appeared unhappy with Holmes' approach – even pretending to point to a watch when walking off the 12th green.

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Source: Pats RB Michel to open camp on PUP list

Running back Sony Michel will begin training camp on the Patriots’ PUP list, a source told ESPN’s Field Yates.
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Ireland’s Lowry breezes to victory at The Open

Shane Lowry finishes at 15-under to win The Open at Royal Portrush in his native Ireland for the first major victory of his career.
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Athletes join in on the FaceApp #AgeChallenge

The #AgeChallenge went viral today, and it’s no surprise your favorite athletes joined in. Take a glimpse into the future with a few of our favorites.
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Mariano, always ‘the last,’ closes HOF ceremony

Mariano Rivera and fellow closer Lee Smith, starters Mike Mussina and the late Roy Halladay, and designated hitters Edgar Martinez and Harold Baines were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, with Rivera the last to take the podium.
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