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Where do the Mets sit as far as remaining on top of NL East in second half?

4 days ago   |   Newsday

The conversation has turned to whether or not the Mets can finish as the East champs for the first time since 2015, or even make the playoffs.
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Graney: Raiders offense again good enough for playoff push

4 days ago   |   Review Journal

The offense has held its own when compared across the league, ranked eighth in yards and 10th in scoring at 27.1 points per game last season.
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MLB Rumors: Phillies Expected to Be 'Aggressive' at Trade Deadline Amid Playoff Push

5 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Despite entering Friday's action with a 47-48 record, the Philadelphia Phillies are reportedly looking to add talent prior to the trade deadline. Per MLB...
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Big Ten embraces College Football Playoff expansion

Big Ten embraces College Football Playoff expansion

5 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

INDIANAPOLIS - The Big Ten is mostly embracing the notion of College Football Playoff expansion.
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Liga MX 2021 Apertura: Updated results, standings in the race for liguilla playoff berths in Mexican soccer

Liga MX 2021 Apertura: Updated results, standings in the race for liguilla playoff berths in Mexican soccer

5 days ago   |   Sporting News

The Liga MX season is underway and will see the top 12 teams in the standings advance to the postseason, popularly referred to as the liguilla. Each team will play 17 matches...
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DeAndre Hopkins unhappy with NFL's COVID-19 forfeit rules: ‘Question my future'

DeAndre Hopkins unhappy with NFL's COVID-19 forfeit rules: ‘Question my future'

6 days ago   |   New York Post

Some of the NFL's star players aren't exactly on board with the league's new COVID-19 forfeit rules. On Thursday, NFL Network shared a memo from the league telling teams that...
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2021 ACC Media Days takeaways: Clemson talks playoff expansion, Mike Norvell's tribute to Bobby Bowden

6 days ago   |   CBS Sports

Here's what happened as the Atlantic Division had their day at the ACC Football Kickoff
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NHL roster freeze lifts, flat cap prompts money-saving moves

NHL roster freeze lifts, flat cap prompts money-saving moves

6 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Carolina traded its playoff starting goaltender to Detroit to avoid arbitration. Philadelphia sent a high draft pick to Arizona to take on a pricey defenseman. The New York...
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NFL teams face potential forfeits for COVID-19 outbreaks

NFL teams face potential forfeits for COVID-19 outbreaks

6 days ago   |   WGN TV   |   5 articles

NFL teams have been warned they could forfeit a game due to a COVID-19 outbreak among non-vaccinated players, and players on both teams wouldn't get paid that week. “As we...
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Cedar Beach Summer Basketball: Palmerton, Notre Dame to meet for Small School championship

6 days ago   |   The Morning Call

Notre Dame and Palmerton had two memorable playoff games during last boys basketball season and now the Colonial League rivals will meet again with a title on the line
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Baseball and Softball Return to the Olympics: What to Watch and Expect

The sports are back after a 13-year absence, with just six countries competing in each. Here's how the tournaments work. Read more ...

NFL's ‘black' and ‘white' anthems will only promote divisiveness

NFL's ‘black' and ‘white' anthems will only promote divisiveness

Roger Goodell's plan is to include two pregame national anthems at marquee events. Read more ...

Jewelry store to pay out refunds after Milwaukee Bucks win NBA championship

Jewelry store to pay out refunds after Milwaukee Bucks win NBA championship

Robert Haack Diamonds has had a long-running contest that if any Milwaukee sports team wins a championship, customers get free jewelry, and this week, for the first time, they... Read more ...

Tokyo Olympics: Cat Osterman pitches U.S. softball over Mexico for 3-0 start

The U.S. pitched its third straight one-hitter and has not allowed a run while improving to 3-0 in softball's return to the Olympics for the first time since 2008. Read more ...

Gilchrist's comeback arrives at Tokyo Olympics

Kaleigh Gilchrist made a successful return to the Olympics when she scored two goals in the United States' 25-4 victory over Japan on the first day of women's water polo at the... Read more ...

Tokyo Olympics Organizers Mum Over Report of Ex-Chief's Possible Return...

The organizers declined to say whether or not former Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori would return as an honorary advisor. Read more ...

MLB trade rumors: Nationals discussing Max Scherzer trades; Phillies...

Here's a roundup of what's buzzing around MLB for Saturday as the trade deadline nears Read more ...

Nationals' Max Scherzer Scratched from Start vs. Orioles with Triceps Injury

Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer was scratched from his scheduled start against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night with right triceps discomfort. This isn't the... Read more ...

14-year-old golfer handles herself like a pro in Symetra Tour appearance

Kennedy Swedick missed the cut in her first professional golf tournament, but her appearance in the Symetra Tour's Twin Bridges Championship was about so much more than her score. Read more ...

Sue Bird sees no hypocrisy in US staying on court for anthem

Sue Bird sees no hypocrisy in US staying on court for anthem

SAITAMA, Japan - Sue Bird sees no contradiction with the U.S. team staying on the court during the national anthem at the Olympics. Read more ...