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Police: Drowning of NHL goalie Ray Emery not…

Police: Drowning of ex-goalie Ray Emery does not appear suspicious; call it 'case of misadventure'

Scandal-hit USOC picks golf executive Sarah…

The U.S. Olympic Committee has hired Sarah Hirshland as its new CEO, placing the executive at the U.S. Golf Association in charge of stabilizing an organization that has been hammered by sex-abuse scandals spanning several Olympic sports

Why Brazil Is Pegged As Early 2022 World Cup…

After a disappointing exit in the World Cup quarterfinals, Brazil has its eyes set on the 2022 World Cup. Should they be considered the early favorites to win the next tournament?

Fielding stops Zeuge to win WBA super middleweight belt

Rocky Fielding of England has stopped the previously unbeaten Tyron Zeuge in the fifth round to take the German's WBA super middleweight belt by TKO

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Serena Williams at No. 28 in WTA rankings, climbs…

Serena Williams climbed 153 spots in the WTA rankings after her runner-up finish at Wimbledon, putting her back in the top 30

World Cup Facts To Make You Seem Like A Football…

Did you know World Cup champions don't get to take the trophy home? More on that and four other facts to prep you for the 2018 World Cup final.

World Cup afterglow gives France a sorely needed…

With the golden World Cup trophy in hand, France's victorious national team is returning home to a grand "Merci!" from a grateful nation that was sorely in need of a boost

Italy to bid for 2026 Olympics with Cortina, Milan or Turin

Italy will bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics despite having withdrawn two bids to host the Summer Games in Rome

Should Manny Pacquiao Walk Away From Boxing…

After defeating Lucas Matthysse with a dramatic knockout, Manny Pacquiao claims that he's on the comeback trail. But with such a stacked welterweight division, should "Pacman" consider walking away from the sport?

Free agency turning into bargain hunting for NBA…

Bargain Hunters: With a lot of money gone, NBA teams now seem to be turning their attention to finding steals of deals

Fendrich on Tennis: Djokovic rejoins Federer, Nadal in Big 3

What had gone from a Big 4 to a Big 2 is now back to a Big 3. Novak Djokovic has rejoined Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal at the top of men's tennis

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Mets' Wilpons on brink of championship _ in…

Mets' Wilpon family on the brink of a championship this season _ in esports

German showjumping great Hans Guenther Winkler…

German show jumping great Hans Guenther Winkler, a five-time Olympic gold medalist, has died at the age of 91

If Le'Veon Bell Doesn't Get Deal He Wants, Should…

Le'Veon Bell and the Pittsburgh Steelers are at a standstill in their contract negotiations. With the deadline approaching, Bell now threatens to sit out a portion of the season.

Djokovic, Kerber, Williams each made a comeback…

From champions Novak Djokovic and Angelique Kerber, to runner-up Serena Williams, this edition of Wimbledon was all about comebacks of various sorts

Deadline looms for casinos' sports bet plans before football

It's already late in the fourth quarter for some gambling companies' plan to offer legal sports betting in New Jersey before football season starts

Where Does Kylian Mbappe Rank Among Soccer's Best…

France's Kylian Mbappe was already a top 10 talent in the world before the World Cup. Now, after proving that he has all the intangibles to become a legend, just where does he rank among the likes of Messi, Ronaldo, and Neymar?

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The Latest: Melichar, Peya win Wimbledon mixed…

Nicole Melichar and Alexander Peya became Grand Slam champions for the first time by winning the Wimbledon mixed doubles title

Showdown looms as Washington Metro workers…

After years without a new contract, the Washington Metro's largest union has overwhelmingly authorized a strike, just as thousands of tourists arrive in the nation's capital for this week's Major League Baseball All-Star Game