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Don Newcombe's toughness helped him overcome hate and become a legend

41 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

He could have been the angriest man at Dodger Stadium. Instead, he was the most elegant. Don Newcombe, who died Tuesday, was a monument in a fedora, history with a sport coat...
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Scandal-Plagued USA Gymnastics Hires NBA Executive Li Li Leung as New CEO

1 hour ago   |   Time   |   6 articles

Li Li Leung spent two years watching USA Gymnastics struggle through the aftermath of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal. A former college gymnast at the University of...
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Baseball Player Manny Machado Just Signed Sports' Biggest-Ever Contract for a Free Agent

2 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

All-Star infielder Manny Machado has agreed to a $300 million, 10-year deal with the rebuilding San Diego Padres, the biggest contract ever for a free agent, a person familiar...
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Coaching site builds list of those banned from US Olympics

2 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

An advocacy group has published a first-of-its-kind comprehensive list of coaches banned from Olympic sports, creating a database of nearly 1,000 people no longer allowed to...
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Manny Machado Signs Biggest Free Agent Contract in U.S. Sports History With $300 Million Deal With Padres

2 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   14 articles

Baseball powerhouse Manny Machado is signing the biggest free-agent contract in the history of American sports Tuesday, joining the San Diego Padres for a whopping $300...
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Frosh Watch: Jalen Pickett's 46-point performance vaults him into top 10 of best freshmen in college basketball

2 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Pickett is also the pick - beating out RJ Barrett - for the CBS Sports/USBWA Freshman of the Week
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MLB rumors: Phillies likely to offer Bryce Harper bigger deal than Manny Machado and even Giancarlo Stanton

2 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   2 articles

CBS Sports HQ's Jim Bowden reports on the fallout of Manny Machado's $300 million deal with the Padres
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UNC vs. Duke Ticket Prices over $2,000 for Zion Williamson's Rivalry Debut

2 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Duke and North Carolina's two yearly meetings-and sometimes more-are the biggest games on the men's college basketball calendar, and two of the biggest dates on the sports...
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USA Gymnastics hires NBA exec Li Li Leung as new CEO

4 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   6 articles

Leung is hired as the organization fights to retain its status as the national governing body for the sport after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.
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Sano sporting boot on injured right foot

4 hours ago   |   MLB

Miguel Sano entered the Twins' clubhouse on Tuesday morning with a boot on his foot, the first visible indication of the laceration to his right heel area that has emerged as a...
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Don Newcombe, star pitcher linked to Dodgers' Brooklyn past, dies at 92

Don Newcombe, star pitcher linked to Dodgers' Brooklyn past, dies at 92

Newcomb was the first MLB player to win the Rookie of the Year, MVP and Cy Young awards. Read more ...

Former NBA player Glen Davis avoids jail time on drug charges

Former NBA player Glen Davis avoids jail time on drug charges

Davis, who had been indicted on seven counts of drug possession and distribution, had faced up to five years in jail. Read more ...

USA Gymnastics names NBA exec Li Li Leung as president, CEO

USA Gymnastics names NBA exec Li Li Leung as president, CEO

Leung is the fourth CEO of USA Gymnastics in the past two years. Read more ...

Unlike men's World Cup, no public vote on women's event host

Unlike men's World Cup, no public vote on women's event host

LONDON - FIFA will still decide the host of the Women's World Cup in secret, unlike the new open vote held last year for host of the 2026 men's tournament. Read more ...

Manny Machado contract: 10 questions inspired by his 10-year deal with Padres

Manny Machado contract: 10 questions inspired by his 10-year deal with Padres

Manny Machado's record-setting 10-year, $300 million deal with the Padres came as somewhat of a suprise move for the superstar, and it opens up a slew of questions. Here are 10. Read more ...

Li Li Leung is USA Gymnastics' next desperately needed savior

Li Li Leung is USA Gymnastics' next desperately needed savior

USA Gymnastics is turning to NBA executive Li Li Leung to help turn the embattled program around. The organization named Leung as its new president and chief executive officer... Read more ...

Baseball's 10 richest free-agent contracts, topped by Manny Machado

Baseball's 10 richest free-agent contracts, topped by Manny Machado

It may not last very long since Bryce Harper could eclipse him at any moment, but for now Manny Machado is owner of the largest free-agent contract in MLB history thanks to the... Read more ...

No. 1 Naomi Osaka loses 1st match since splitting from coach

No. 1 Naomi Osaka loses 1st match since splitting from coach

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Naomi Osaka lost her first match since moving up to No. 1 in the WTA rankings - and first since splitting from her coach. Read more ...

Antonio Brown is taking his trade demands to social media and NFL insiders...

Antonio Brown is taking his trade demands to social media and NFL insiders say it is making things worse

Pittsburgh Steelers superstar wide receiver Antonio Brown is demanding a trade ahead of the 2019 season. Brown posted a lengthy video to Instagram Live on Monday detailing his... Read more ...

Former Cowboys QB Tony Romo to play Dallas PGA Tour event

Former Cowboys QB Tony Romo to play Dallas PGA Tour event

The Cowboys quarterback-turned-prescient NFL analyst has received a sponsor's exemption to play in the AT&T Byron Nelson in May. Read more ...