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For risk-averse USC, James Franklin is far from a flawless pick to coach the Trojans

1 month ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Penn State coach James Franklin rockets to the top of any coaching candidate list, but his link to a Vanderbilt rape case may raise questions at USC.
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Back in Spain, Ancelotti has Madrid back on the title track

Back in Spain, Ancelotti has Madrid back on the title track

BARCELONA, Spain - Relying on Karim Benzema's feet and Thibaut Courtois' hands, Real Madrid is back on course to winning titles in its second stint under veteran coach Carlo... Read more ...

‘What a coward': Teen KO'd by sucker punch during handshakes at US high...

‘What a coward': Teen KO'd by sucker punch during handshakes at US high school basketball game

A teenage US high school basketball player has been arrested after a rival was brutally sucker-punched during the ceremonial handshakes following a game earlier this week. The... Read more ...

Catholic Memorial looking to erase bad memories in Div. 2 Super Bowl against...

After coming up short in 2018 and 2019, Catholic Memorial has a chance to erase those bad memories. When the No. 1 Knights take the field in the Div. 2 Super Bowl on Thursday... Read more ...

MLB Lockout: Players Association and Commissioner's Statements in Full

The MLBPA called the lockout a "dramatic measure," after commissioner Rob Manfred said he hoped it would "jumpstart the negotiations." Read more ...

I.O.C. Says It Held Second Video Call With Peng Shuai

Olympic officials said they ‘shared the same concern as many' about the safety of the Chinese tennis star but offered no details of what they discussed with her. Read more ...

IOC to Meet China's Peng Shuai Before Olympics Amid Global Pressure

International demands for proof that the tennis star is safe, led by the Women's Tennis Association, led to another video call between the IOC and Peng Shuai on Wednesday. Read more ...

The WTA stands up in decency, while the rest of sports bows to China's tyranny

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Baseball's lockout is about economics. What needs to be fixed is the sport

The game itself is wounded at its highest level. That should matter to the powers that be more than the money. Read more ...

Rookie Elijah Mitchell becomes pleasant surprise for 49ers

Rookie Elijah Mitchell becomes pleasant surprise for 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Elijah Mitchell has been one of the NFL's biggest surprises this season. Read more ...

Clippers face the Lakers, aim to end 3-game skid

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