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LeBron James' group touts sports venues as mega-voting sites

14 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

ATLANTA - If basketball icon LeBron James gets his way, NBA arenas and other sports venues around the country will be mega polling sites for the November general...
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A Long-Overdue 'Tip of the Cap' to baseball's Black pioneers

A Long-Overdue 'Tip of the Cap' to baseball's Black pioneers

2 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Barack Obama tipped his cap. So did three other former presidents and a host of prominent civil rights leaders, entertainers and sports greats in a virtual salute to the...
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Manager: Brendan Allen suffers multiple nasal, orbital fractures in UFC on ESPN 12 win

Manager: Brendan Allen suffers multiple nasal, orbital fractures in UFC on ESPN 12 win

3 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Brendan Allen came out of UFC on ESPN 12 with his hand raised, but it wasn't without some serious damage in the process. Allen handed short-notice octagon newcomer Kyle Daukaus...
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Twitter reacts to Mike Perry's decision win over Mickey Gall, discontent with paying taxes at UFC on ESPN 12

Twitter reacts to Mike Perry's decision win over Mickey Gall, discontent with paying taxes at UFC on ESPN 12

4 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Mike Perry certainly has the respect of fans and his fellow peers. “Platinum” snapped a two-fight skid Saturday , outpointing Mickey Gall in an impressive showing in the...
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LeBron James, Maverick Carter Raise $100 Million For SpringHill Co. Media Company

4 days ago   |   News One

NBA star LeBron James is expanding his repertoire in the entertainment industry. James-who has been dedicated to using his platform to amplify narratives surrounding...
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We spoke to 40 Silver Lake insiders about how Egon Durban amassed power at the media-shy private equity firm

We spoke to 40 Silver Lake insiders about how Egon Durban amassed power at the media-shy private equity firm

4 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Egon Durban, the co-CEO of private equity firm Silver Lake Partners, is a newly-minted billionaire drawing comparisons to Warren Buffett, with membership in some of golf's most...
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Beyoncé Knowles-Carter To Receive Humanitarian Award At ‘BET Awards 2020'

6 days ago   |   CBS

Today BET Networks announced new additions to the line-up of the 20th Annual BET Awards, honoring prolific activists in the Black community and recognizing those who...
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Khabib's income revealed as Forbes puts UFC champ top of 'most successful' young Russians list

Khabib's income revealed as Forbes puts UFC champ top of 'most successful' young Russians list

6 days ago   |   RT

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has retained his place atop the Forbes list of the 'most successful' Russians under the age of 40, pipping the likes of pop...
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Top Rank Boxing Results: Joshua Franco Beats Andrew Moloney to Win Title

8 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

A new champion was crowned on Top Rank's Tuesday night live boxing card from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Joshua Franco won the WBA world super flyweight title, scoring a mild...
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Serena, Venus Williams' Father Richard Sued over Film Rights to Life Story

8 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Richard Williams, the father of Serena and Venus Williams, is being sued by TW3 Entertainment and Power Move Multi-Media, which claim they own the movie rights to his book...
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The Latest: Rockets' Thabo Sefolosha opts out of NBA restart

The Latest: Rockets' Thabo Sefolosha opts out of NBA restart

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Asterisk on the NBA title? Coaches, players say not a chance

Asterisk on the NBA title? Coaches, players say not a chance

The 2020 NBA champion, if one is crowned, will have emerged as the ultimate winner from a season that lasted more than a full year from start to finish. A season that saw... Read more ...

Sánchez stars as Inter thrashes Brescia 6-0 in Serie A

Sánchez stars as Inter thrashes Brescia 6-0 in Serie A

MILAN - Alexis Sánchez set up two goals and scored a penalty as Inter Milan thrashed relegation-threatened Brescia 6-0 to consolidate third place in Serie A on Wednesday. Read more ...

Six FC Dallas players test positive for COVID-19 after arriving in Orlando...

Six FC Dallas players test positive for COVID-19 after arriving in Orlando for MLS is Back event

With the MLS is Back Tournament set to begin July 8, FC Dallas currently is preparing without six team members who tested positive for coronavirus. Read more ...

SEC's Sankey: Federal NIL law needed for fair competition

SEC's Sankey: Federal NIL law needed for fair competition

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey told a U.S. Senate committee Wednesday there needs to be a uniform federal law to regulate the compensation of college athletes... Read more ...

Rick Pitino urges NCAA to push back basketball season amid coronavirus

Rick Pitino urges NCAA to push back basketball season amid coronavirus

Due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, Rick Pitino has yet to see his new players work out at Iona College. He's fine with his return to college coaching being pushed back as... Read more ...

Suspect accused of football game threat enters guilty plea

Suspect accused of football game threat enters guilty plea

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A man who used Facebook to threaten a shooting at Ohio State University and vowed to hurt players on the football team and then-head coach Urban Meyer pleaded... Read more ...

Baseball's minor leagues cancel 2020 seasons

Baseball's minor leagues cancel 2020 seasons

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Baseball's minor leagues canceled their seasons on Tuesday after Major League Baseball decided not to provide any players to its affiliated teams amid... Read more ...

Minor League Baseball warns of financial doom after 2020 season canceled

Minor League Baseball warns of financial doom after 2020 season canceled

Professional baseball shut down in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The minor leagues expect to feel the effects for years. Read more ...

Tigers give $8.4M deal to Torkelson, who joins player pool

Tigers give $8.4M deal to Torkelson, who joins player pool

DETROIT - No. 1 overall draft pick Spencer Torkelson and the Detroit Tigers agreed to a minor league contract on Tuesday, and the team said the infielder will join its player... Read more ...