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Judge rules against Donald Sterling, OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers

A judge has ruled against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling and cleared the way for the $2 billion sale of the team to ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. Read more »

Published 3 hours ago

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Donovan leads Galaxy to 3-0 win over Sounders

Landon Donovan assisted on Gyasi Zardes' goal in the eighth minute, then scored off a rebound 10 minutes later and led the Los Angeles Galaxy to an impressive 3-0 win over the Seattle Sounders on... Read more »

Published 4 hours ago

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Timberwolves sign former Jazzman Mo Williams

The Minnesota Timberwolves and free-agent guard Mo Williams have agreed to a one-year deal worth $3.75 million. Read more »

Published 11 hours ago

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Sister with special needs helps new PGA Tour star Jordan Spieth remain grounded

Her father was playing a members-only event at Congressional Country Club, but the Penn State freshman-to-be had to slip away to find her new favorite player on the PGA Tour. Read more »

Published 13 hours ago

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Lost Red Sox title ring returned by Yankees fan

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan. Read more »

Published yesterday

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The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline HOF class

Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy. Read more »

Published yesterday

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Denver fans finally get to see the AFC champions

Their plans for a tickertape parade through downtown Denver scuttled by a miserable performance in the Super Bowl, the Denver Broncos hadn't heard the roar from supportive fans in more than six... Read more »

Published yesterday

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Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

Vincenzo Nibali put his lungs and legs to work one last time, marching up to the winner's podium of the Tour de France and sighing deeply before the Italian anthem echoed over the Champs-Elysees. Read more »

Published yesterday

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Garagiola among those feted by baseball Hall

Joe Garagiola couldn't make the festivities in person. He wasn't about to miss being part of a special moment. Read more »

Published July 26, 2014

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Nibali set to win Tour, with 2 Frenchmen on podium

Finally cracking broad smiles after weeks of no-nonsense racing, Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France after another impressive ride in a dramatic penultimate stage on Saturday. Read more »

Published July 26, 2014

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Commentary: Chris Petersen seems to have found his perfect fit at Washington

It is conspiratorial to suggest Petersen purposely tanked his interview with USC so it could then hire Steve Sarkisian, leaving vacated the comfort-fit Washington job Petersen wanted all along.... Read more »

Published July 25, 2014

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Navardauskas wins Stage 19 of Tour de France

Ramunas Navardauskas of Lithuania led a late breakaway in a downpour to win the 19th Stage of the Tour de France on Friday after hitching a ride with his Garmin-Sharp teammates. Read more »

Published July 25, 2014

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Playoffs ‘almost impossible’ for Mountain West teams

The CFP touts “universal access” because it will include the top four teams in the country regardless of conference affiliation. In reality, the consensus is that no team from the... Read more »

Published July 25, 2014

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Andrew Wiggins signs contract with Cavs, cannot be traded for 30 days

Now that Wiggins has signed, he cannot be traded for 30 days. Wiggins is the centerpiece of a potential deal for Kevin Love, but now the trade cannot be executed for 30 days. Read more »

Published July 24, 2014

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Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory

Vincenzo Nibali crushed everyone on the last mountain leg of the Tour de France on Thursday, all but ensuring he will be crowned champion when the race ends in Paris in three days. Read more »

Published July 24, 2014

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Commentary: Pacific Northwest apprenticeship over, Sarkisian settles in at USC

LOS ANGELES — Steve Sarkisian worked the various venues of Pac-12 football media days here Wednesday, walking a fragile line between diplomacy and bombast. “I wake up every... Read more »

Published July 24, 2014

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Utah State's Keeton getting Heisman hype

Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton got his junior season off to a superb start, only to have it derailed by a knee injury in Game 6. Read more »

Published July 23, 2014

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Clippers CEO: Sterling staying would be 'disaster'

Coach Doc Rivers has said he'll resign from the Los Angeles Clippers if Donald Sterling remains owner, the team's interim CEO testified, saying such a move would be a "disaster" for the franchise. Read more »

Published July 23, 2014

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Majka wins short, steep Tour de France Stage 17

Poland's Rafal Majka captured his second stage victory at the Tour de France on Wednesday, winning Stage 17th with a late breakaway on the last of four tough climbs in the Pyrenees. Read more »

Published July 23, 2014

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Wayne hoping Colts get off to fast start

Reggie Wayne is revved up and ready to get started on football. Read more »

Published July 23, 2014

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Mountain West looks to peacefully co-exist with power conferences

Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson painted a picture of college football as mostly sunny, but with “storm clouds.” Read more »

Published July 22, 2014

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Rory McIlroy is poised to be golf's next big thing

The closer McIlroy gets to being that top player, the more appreciation there is for the dominance Woods enjoyed for so many years. Read more »

Published July 22, 2014

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As Tour enters Pyrenees, Rogers wins 16th stage

Michael Rogers of Australia led a breakaway to a downhill finish in winning the longest stage as the Tour de France entered the Pyrenees on Tuesday. Read more »

Published July 22, 2014

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Former Jazz forward Marvin Williams returning "home" Tar Heel state

Marvin Williams feels like he's coming home. Read more »

Published July 21, 2014

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