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Buffalo Bills Coach Sean McDermott Rewarded With Multi-Year Contract Extension

11 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

Buffalo Bills Sean McDermott, who has helped transform the NFL club into a solid playoff contender, was rewarded with a multi-year contract extension from team owners Terry and...
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No More Suspense In East, Where NBA Playoff Matchups Are Set

13 hours ago   |   Forbes

As suspense goes, the NBA's Eastern Conference is done for a while.
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New Orleans Pelicans Out Of Playoff Picture, NBA Draft Lottery Looms

13 hours ago   |   Forbes

The New Orleans Pelicans will soon fly back home having failed to achieve their NBA Playoffs goals. Neither the team nor the front office will have much time to wallow in their...
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Wyndham Championship: Can J.T. Poston Repeat? Plus Other Storylines In Greensboro

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The final event to cull the herd before the FedEx Cup Playoffs, the Wyndham Championship at Greensboro's Sedgefield Country Club is do or die for players on the bubble-the...
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2020 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: Schedule, Standings, Bracket, Odds And Picks

2 days ago   |   Forbes   |   4 articles

The first round of the 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs is set to begin shortly. Find out everything you need to know for the hockey postseason here, including the updated...
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New Orleans Pelicans On Zion Williamson's Clock, Alvin Gentry At Career Crossroads

2 days ago   |   Forbes

With Zion Williamson, the New Orleans Pelicans were a chic playoff pick last summer but were eliminated from NBA Playoff contention with two games left to the Orlando seeding...
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Phoenix Suns' Unlikely Playoff Run Could Make Bettors Huge Money

3 days ago   |   Forbes

Devin Booker and the Phoenix Suns have gone from a laughable afterthought to a threat to make the playoffs despite incredibly long Vegas odds.
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3 Big Concerns As New Orleans Pelicans, Zion Williamson Maintain Cautious Approach

3 days ago   |   Forbes

The New Orleans Pelicans and Zion Williamson traveled to the NBA's Orlando campus at Disney knowing that three losses in the seeding game stage would likely eliminate the team...
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Overwatch League 2020 Week 27: Shanghai Dragons' Top Plays, Prize Money

4 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Overwatch League 's Countdown Cup, the penultimate tournament ahead of the OWL Playoffs, was competitive in the North American bracket but less so in the Asian bracket. The...
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Could Pelicans' Handling Of Zion Williamson Cost Alvin Gentry His Job?

4 days ago   |   Forbes

If the New Orleans Pelicans are eliminated from playoff contention, will it be head coach Alvin Gentry's fault that Zion Williamson has been kept on a minute restriction.
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President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

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Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the...

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," aired a video on Thursday roasting Apple and its iconic "1984" television ad, after Apple yanked the game from the App Store. Epic... Read more ...

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Pompeo, Pentagon warned Russia against offering bounties for killing U.S. troops

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Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," released a video on Thursday that parodies Apple's famous "1984" television ad. Titled "Nineteen Eighty-Fortnite," the Epic Games... Read more ...

A California appeals court just ruled that Amazon is legally liable for...

A California appeals court just ruled that Amazon is legally liable for defective products sold on its site by third parties

An appeals court in California ruled Thursday that Amazon is legally liable for defective products sold on its site by third parties. The court said Amazon "was pivotal in... Read more ...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

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Weekly jobless claims dipped below 1 million for the first time since March. But the numbers still aren't pretty

In a pandemic, any incremental improvement is something of a relief. But taking a step back, the numbers are still staggering. On Thursday, the Department of Labor said that... Read more ...

Trump's proposed $300 federal unemployment boost could leave out up to 1.5...

Trump's proposed $300 federal unemployment boost could leave out up to 1.5 million low-wage workers from receiving jobless benefits

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle just bought their first house. Here's what...

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