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NBA Fines Timberwolves $25,000 For Violating Player Resting Policy With D'Angelo Russell

1 day ago   |   CBS   |   4 articles

NEW YORK - The NBA fined the Minnesota Timberwolves $25,000 on Thursday for violating the player resting policy with point guard D'Angelo Russell. Russell was held out Sunday...
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Olympics-Athletes should not risk health for Tokyo Games: Thorpe

1 day ago   |   National Post

MELBOURNE - Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe says athletes should not put their Olympic dreams before their health in deciding whether to compete at the Tokyo Games as...
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Aaron Rodgers, Richard Sherman Team Up For 'No' Votes on NFL's Proposed 17th Game

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Rodgers said he was voting on behalf of teammates from his locker room who feel an extra game on the NFL schedule could pose health risks.
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Richard Sherman: 'No Price' Can Be Put on Players' Health in NFL CBA Discussions

2 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman explained on Twitter Wednesday why he voted no on the latest collective bargaining agreement, echoing Aaron Rodgers ' thoughts ...
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Skateboarding improves mental health, helps build diverse relationships, USC study says

2 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The findings, which indicate the sport fosters community and encourages resilience, fly in the face of commonly held misconceptions, researchers say.
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NFL Combine takeaways: Tua Tagovalioa's health, Cam Newton's future, Dak Prescott's contract and more

NFL Combine takeaways: Tua Tagovalioa's health, Cam Newton's future, Dak Prescott's contract and more

2 days ago   |   Sporting News

The biggest takeaways from the first half of the 2020 NFL Combine, from Tua Tagovailoa's health to Joe Burrow's fit with the Bengals.
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Brad Stevens on Kemba Walker's knee injury: 'It's not a long-term thing'

5 days ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Kemba Walker missed his second straight game Sunday with a knee injury, but Brad Stevens remains optimistic about the Boston Celtics guard's health going forward. Before the
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Galaxy play the Chicago Fire to a 1-1 draw in their final preseason game

5 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Sacha Kljestan had the Galaxy's only goal as they tied the Chicago Fire 1-1 at Dignity Health Sports Park ahead of their season opener next weekend.
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Tua Tagovailoa's health could set off Giants' draft boldness

Tua Tagovailoa's health could set off Giants' draft boldness

7 days ago   |   New York Post

One player the Giants absolutely, positively will not take could hold the key to their 2020 NFL Draft strategy. That player will be in Indianapolis next week for the NFL...
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Kyrie Irving's Surgery on Shoulder Injury a 'Big Picture' Decision for Nets

7 days ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   4 articles

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving will miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his shoulder, a decision the team made while planning for the future. "I think we...
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Kershaw strikes out 4 in 1st spring training appearance

Kershaw strikes out 4 in 1st spring training appearance

Clayton Kershaw struck out four without allowing a hit in his spring training debut Friday, the first step toward a possible opening-day start for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Read more ...

UFC on ESPN+ 27 ceremonial weigh-in highlights, photo gallery: Final...

UFC on ESPN+ 27 ceremonial weigh-in highlights, photo gallery: Final faceoffs in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. - Fight week activities for UFC on ESPN+ 27 are officially a wrap following Friday's ceremonial weigh-ins. The fighters from Saturday's card, which takes place at... Read more ...

Trump fans lose it with Garth Brooks for ‘supporting Bernie Sanders' in NFL...

Trump fans lose it with Garth Brooks for ‘supporting Bernie Sanders' in NFL jersey mix-up

Country music star Garth Brooks took heat from his conservative fans after seemingly endorsing Bernie Sanders for president... when he was actually just wearing a sports jersey... Read more ...

Mikey Garcia vs. Jessie Vargas date, start time, card, price & boxing odds...

Mikey Garcia vs. Jessie Vargas date, start time, card, price & boxing odds for welterweight fight

One of boxing's top pound-for-pound fighters returns to the ring Saturday for the first time in 11 months, a fight live on DAZN. Here's a complete guide to Mikey Garcia vs... Read more ...

Arizona Cardinals to host game in Mexico City this season

Arizona Cardinals to host game in Mexico City this season

TEMPE, Ariz. - The Arizona Cardinals will play a regular-season game in Mexico City this year. Read more ...

James Harden fires back at Giannis Antetokounmpo after All-Star Draft joke

James Harden fires back at Giannis Antetokounmpo after All-Star Draft joke

James Harden didn't think Giannis Antetokounmpo's joke about him was all that funny. Read more ...

ONE Championship 109 results: Yoshihiro Akiyama rolls back the years to...

ONE Championship 109 results: Yoshihiro Akiyama rolls back the years to flatten Sherif Mohamed

Asian MMA legend Yoshihiro Akiyama turned the tables on heavy-handed Sherif Mohamed to score a stunning first-round knockout and show that at 44, he still possesses the sort of... Read more ...

A punter from Arizona State became the breakout star of the NFL combine...

A punter from Arizona State became the breakout star of the NFL combine after out-benching his peers in the bench press

Arizona State punter Michael Turk did 25 repetitions of 225 lb on the bench press at the NFL combine. Turk's reps were more than every wide receiver, all but one tight end, and... Read more ...

NFL Combine: Alabama's Henry Ruggs III can't top John Ross' record

NFL Combine: Alabama's Henry Ruggs III can't top John Ross' record

INDIANAPOLIS - The stars came out at night inside Lucas Oil Stadium, especially Henry Ruggs III who came up short in his quest to set a record but still clocked the fastest... Read more ...

Jarquez's 3 propels UCLA to win over Arizona State

Jarquez's 3 propels UCLA to win over Arizona State

LOS ANGELES - Jaime Jarquez's 3-pointer with .6 seconds remaining gave UCLA a 75-72 victory over Arizona State on Thursday night and put the Bruins in a share of the Pac-12... Read more ...