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Alex Smith says it was 'very cool' to get a shout out from Barack Obama

9 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Alex Smith couldn't help but smile when he saw a congratulatory message from President Barack Obama.
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LeBron James Thanks Barack Obama, Tom Brady for Support After Lakers Title

10 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James thanked former President Barack Obama and Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady for their messages of support after he won his...
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Barack Obama Congratulates Lakers; Donald Trump Does Not

Barack Obama Congratulates Lakers; Donald Trump Does Not

11 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

"Proud of all the NBA and WNBA teams... using their platforms to take a stand for racial justice," the former president wrote after the LA team's NBA championship.
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Barack Obama congratulates Lakers' LeBron James, calls him 'extraordinary leader' following fourth NBA title

11 days ago   |   CBS Sports

The former president showed his appreciation for LeBron after the Lakers clinched the 2020 championship
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Obama applauds LeBron's leadership ‘on the court and in the public arena'

11 days ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

Former U.S. President Barack Obama congratulated LeBron James a day after he picked up his fourth NBA title, as prominent figures in sports, politics and beyond celebrated the...
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President Barack Obama congratulates Alex Smith on his return

11 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Alex Smith's return to the NFL was one of the biggest stories from this past Sunday, and the congratulations keep pouring in.
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Add Shaq to the list of NBA players voting for the first time

15 days ago   |   NBC Sports

Meaning he didn't vote for his friend Barack Obama. That may come up next time they get together.
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Barack Obama discusses respect he had for the late John Thompson Jr

18 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

During a virtual memorial service for John Thompson Jr., former president Barack Obama talked about the former Georgetown coach's legacy.
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LeBron James' Poll Worker Recruitment Effort Reaches 20,000 Volunteers

20 days ago   |   News One

As the presidential election nears, NBA player and activist LeBron James is furthering his mission to spread awareness about voter suppression tactics and eliminate barriers...
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Virtual memorial for John Thompson includes coaches, former players and Barack Obama

20 days ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

During a virtual memorial service Saturday afternoon, John Thompson's players, peers and friends, along with others who admired the Hall of Fame coach from afar, spoke in...
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Dodgers ace Walker Buehler is becoming the national pitching star of his...

Dodgers ace Walker Buehler is becoming the national pitching star of his generation

Buehler shut down the Rays in Game 3 of the World Series on Friday. Read more ...

The Latest: LA leads Series 2-1 after dominant Buehler start

The Latest: LA leads Series 2-1 after dominant Buehler start

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Antonio Brown rumors: Tom Brady drives WR's deal with Buccaneers

Antonio Brown rumors: Tom Brady drives WR's deal with Buccaneers

Antonio Brown will be eligible to play in Week 9. Read more ...

Mertz, No. 14 Wisconsin rout Illinois 45-7 in Big Ten opener

Mertz, No. 14 Wisconsin rout Illinois 45-7 in Big Ten opener

MADISON, Wis. - Graham Mertz threw five touchdown passes to match the Wisconsin record in a commanding first career start and the No. 14 Badgers beat Illinois 45-7 on Friday... Read more ...

Buehler leads Dodgers over Rays 6-2 for 2-1 Series lead

Buehler leads Dodgers over Rays 6-2 for 2-1 Series lead

ARLINGTON, Texas - Walker Buehler was dominant for Los Angeles. Just like Orel Hershiser during the Dodgers' last title run. Read more ...

Revolution tie Nashville 1-1 in weather-delayed game

Revolution tie Nashville 1-1 in weather-delayed game

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Adam Buksa scored his fifth goal of the season in the 77th minute and the New England Revolution tied Nashville 1-1 on Friday night in a rainy... Read more ...

Thomas has a fast start for a 65 and a 1-shot lead at Zozo

Thomas has a fast start for a 65 and a 1-shot lead at Zozo

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Justin Thomas went from a fast finish one day to a fast start the next, and it carried him to a 7-under 65 on Friday and a one-shot lead in the Zozo... Read more ...

Saints' Sanders on COVID reserve, Thomas out with hamstring

Saints' Sanders on COVID reserve, Thomas out with hamstring

METAIRIE, La. - New Orleans Saints receiver Emmanuel Sanders has tested positive for COVID-19 and Michael Thomas remained unable to practice on Friday because of a recent... Read more ...

AP Source: Washington QB Haskins fined for breaking protocol

AP Source: Washington QB Haskins fined for breaking protocol

Washington quarterback Dwayne Haskins was fined by the team for breaking COVID-19 protocols, according to a person with knowledge of the decision. Read more ...