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Vincenzo Nibali

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Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

Vincenzo Nibali became only the sixth man in history to win all three…

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Boy with inoperable tumor gets birthday wish

New England Patriots players sang "Happy Birthday" to a 6-year-old…

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Bolt ready to compete at Commonwealth Games

An athlete who didn't even compete at the Commonwealth Games was the…

Lewis Hamilton

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More bad luck for Hamilton in F1 qualifying

If Lewis Hamilton is to win a fifth Hungarian Grand Prix, he'll need…

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Boy with inoperable tumor gets birthday wish

New England Patriots players sang "Happy Birthday" to a 6-year-old boy with an inoperable brain tumor Saturday.

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Bolt ready to compete at Commonwealth Games

An athlete who didn't even compete at the Commonwealth Games was the star attraction Saturday in Glasgow.

Lewis Hamilton

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More bad luck for Hamilton in F1 qualifying

If Lewis Hamilton is to win a fifth Hungarian Grand Prix, he'll need something akin to a miracle.

That's because he'll start well adrift of the pack after the back of his Mercedes caught fire in…

Vincenzo Nibali

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Nibali all but guaranteed Tour de France win

With the last day of the Tour de France usually uneventful as it relates to changes in the overall lead, Saturday marked the last realistic opportunity someone could catch Vincenzo Nibali.

Byron Scott, December 2012

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Report: Lakers offer coaching job to Scott

The Los Angeles Lakers offered Byron Scott their head coaching job, according to ESPN.com.

Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch, Super Bowl media day

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Lynch a no-show at Seahawks' camp

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch officially started his contract holdout Friday by not attending the first day of training camp in Renton, Washington.

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Ohio State band accused of sexualized culture

The Ohio State University Marching Band, known for entertaining fans at sporting events with hypnotic formations choreographed to music, was also known among university insiders for a culture that…

Ramunas Navardauskas, 2014 Tour de France, 19th stage

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Navardauskas makes history at Tour de France

His Garmin-Sharp teammate saw victory snatched from his grasp in heartbreaking fashion earlier in the Tour de France but Ramunas Navardauskas made sure there was to be no repeat on a rain soaked 19th…

Kevin Love, Minnesota Timberwolves, 2014

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Report: Cavs still leader to land Love

Even though the Cleveland Cavaliers cannot trade No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins before Aug. 23, they remain the front-runner to acquire Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star power forward Kevin…

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Capitals sign Australian F Walker

The Washington Capitals signed forward Nathan Walker to a three-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Friday.

Chris Paul, Los Angeles Clippers, 2013

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Chris Paul: Clippers players might walk out

With the future of the Los Angeles Clippers' ownership tied up in court, guard Chris Paul said Thursday that the team's players might boycott the start of the upcoming season if Donald Sterling still…

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49ers TE Davis not holding out

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis -- the first in NFL history to post multiple 13-touchdown seasons -- reported back to the team on time, ending his holdout after missing the team's minicamp.

Blake Griffin dunking, Los Angeles Clippers

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Team USA surprised Blake Griffin bowed out

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin decided to pass on playing the U.S. national team at the FIBA World Cup of basketball in August and Washington Wizards guard John Wall reportedly was added…

Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch, Super Bowl media day

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Seahawks' Lynch expected to hold out

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch plans to hold out during training camp, former teammate Michael Robinson said Thursday.

Jimmy Graham, New Orleans Saints, January 2012 NFL playoffs

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Saints say all's well with Graham

New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis and coach Sean Payton don't anticipate any animosity from Jimmy Graham this season after they testifield against the tight end at a hearing to…

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