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Red Sox continue to be ‘very pleased' with prospect Jarren Duran: ‘He can help us'

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

As baseball's top prospect, Wander Franco, makes his MLB debut with the Rays this week, the clock continues to tick on when the Red Sox will bring up Jarren Duran, one of their...
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Should Bradley Beal start for loaded USA roster at Tokyo Olympics?

2 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

The USA basketball roster is taking shape for the Tokyo Olympics, so it's time to see what kind of starting lineup Gregg Popovich will deploy.
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Team USA roster tracker: James Harden, Kevin Durant among stars committed to play in Olympics this summer

4 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   3 articles

We look at the players committed to representing the United States at the 2020 Games in Tokyo this summer
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Sparks' Derek Fisher 'Pissed' Nneka Ogwumike Was Left Off Team USA's Olympic Roster

4 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Los Angeles Sparks head coach Derek Fisher voiced his frustration with USA Basketball's decision to omit Sparks star Nneka Ogwumike from the final roster for...
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Khris Middleton, Kevin Love commit to Team USA for Tokyo Olympics

5 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   3 articles

Suns guard Devin Booker was the only player still in the NBA playoffs with a public pledge to play for Team USA in the Tokyo Olympics.
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Devin Booker plans to play in Tokyo Olympics - even if Suns make Game 7 of the NBA Finals

7 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   3 articles

Eight NBA players are known to have committed to Team USA for the Tokyo Olympics this summer. Only Booker is still alive in the playoffs.
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NBA Rumors: Cavs' Kevin Love Interested in Playing for Team USA at 2021 Olympics

8 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Cleveland Cavaliers veteran power forward Kevin Love reportedly has interest in playing for Team USA at the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. According to
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Steve Kerr: Draymond Green Keeping Rhythm Going at Olympics More Important Than Rest

12 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said Monday he agrees with Draymond Green's decision to play for Team USA in the Tokyo Olympics this summer. Kerr...
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Priorities USA Will Pour $20 Million Into Voting Rights Efforts

16 hours ago   |   NY Times

Priorities USA, one of the largest liberal super PACs, is hoping to counteract Republican-driven voting restrictions through both digital ad campaigns and legal efforts.
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Meet The Just-Announced, First-Ever USA Skateboarding Olympic Team

22 hours ago   |   Forbes

The USA Skateboarding Olympic team was announced June 21, Go Skateboarding Day. The park team is Cory Juneau, Heimana Reynolds, Zion Wright, Brighton Zeuner, Bryce Wettstein...
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Pelosi announces plans to create select committee to investigate Jan. 6

Pelosi announces plans to create select committee to investigate Jan. 6

Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday that House Democrats plan to create a new committee to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, weeks after Republicans... Read more ...

Credit cards companies rule against Mass. customer despite law on their side

Credit cards companies rule against Mass. customer despite law on their side

When the couple walked in to a sales pitch, they thought they were there to lower their timeshare fees, but were pressured them into signing a contract to get them out of their... Read more ...

Raiders' Carl Nassib has NFL's top-selling jersey after coming out, per report

Raiders' Carl Nassib has NFL's top-selling jersey after coming out, per report

Nassib reportedly had the top-selling NFL jersey after coming out as gay on Monday - a testament to the widespread support he has received. Read more ...

Naquin's 3-run homer in 9th gives Reds 10-7 win over Twins

Naquin's 3-run homer in 9th gives Reds 10-7 win over Twins

Tyler Naquin went 4 for 4 with a three-run home run that broke a ninth-inning tie right after the ragged Cincinnati bullpen lost a five-run lead, and the Reds beat the... Read more ...

Harlem Globetrotters ask to become NBA franchise in open letter

Harlem Globetrotters ask to become NBA franchise in open letter

The Harlem Globetrotters want in on the NBA's expansion plans. Read more ...

Video shows collision mechanic taking hammers to vehicles

Video shows collision mechanic taking hammers to vehicles

The video shows the auto body shop owner bashing customers' vehicles to inflict more damage and extract more from insurance companies. Read more ...

Mass. reaches Gov. Baker's goal of fully vaccinating 4.1 million

Mass. reaches Gov. Baker's goal of fully vaccinating 4.1 million

The news comes on the same day that the mass COVID-19 vaccination site at Boston's Hynes Convention Center is closing. Read more ...

Blue Jays' Manoah suspended 5 games for hitting Franco

Blue Jays' Manoah suspended 5 games for hitting Franco

NEW YORK - Toronto Blue Jays rookie Alek Manoah was suspended for five games and fined by Major League Baseball senior vice president Michael Hill, who concluded the... Read more ...

More than 10 officers killed, 4 missing from ambush in Burkina Faso, West Africa

More than 10 officers killed, 4 missing from ambush in Burkina Faso, West Africa

At least 11 officers were killed Monday during an ambush in violence-plagued Burkina Faso. Four other officers are still missing from a police unit. Read more ...