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SPORTS NEWS, DELIVERED
2019-11-08 04:00 UTC by USA TODAY
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U.S. Olympic greats 🏅
2020-06-09 23:14 UTC by USA TODAY
A to Z of summer stars
2021-06-14 18:34 UTC by USA TODAY
The power couples
NEVER MISS AN NFL MOMENT
2019-08-20 14:03 UTC by USA TODAY
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From LeBron James to Paul George: Tyronn Lue helping Clippers as a title contender after doing same in Cleveland
2021-06-20 00:58 UTC by USA TODAY
Clippers players credit Tyronn Lue’s demeanor with helping
Opinion: QB conflicts, vaccination rates among NFL’s biggest questions before training camps
2021-06-19 21:30 UTC by USA TODAY
As mandatory minicamps end, the NFL will be on a break until training camps begin in July. But there are still several big issues yet to be resolved.
Opinion: Cole Beasley, other NFL players miss mark in pushback on COVID-19 vaccination
2021-06-19 12:22 UTC by USA TODAY
The NFL has pushed players to get vaccinated and created strong incentives for players to do so, but ills WR Cole Beasley and others aren’t budging.
A soccer brotherhood: The story behind Black Players for Change
2021-06-19 18:51 UTC by Nashville Tennessean
Black Players for Change has had an impact on MLS since Juneteenth 2020. But it has also impacted members’ lives as Black men.
Colts QB Carson Wentz helped land a Mississippi journalist in a Waffle House for 15 hours
2021-06-19 19:06 UTC by Indianapolis Star
Lee Sanderlin picked quarterback Carson Wentz in his 2020 fantasy football draft: which got him last place and 15 hours in a Waffle house.
College baseball pitcher Sang Ho Baek dies from complications following Tommy John elbow surgery
2021-06-19 13:36 UTC by USA TODAY
The 20-year-old Patriots pitcher passed away unexpectedly after undergoing the procedure common for young baseball players.
Andy Reid look-alike fools fans, possibly Mahomes with viral appearance at Royals game
2021-06-19 20:41 UTC by USA TODAY
The TikTok star, known as Almost Andy Reid, was mistaken for the Kansas City Chiefs head coach when he, and his Hawaiian shirt, were caught on camera.
Simone Biles Glamour photographer: ‘Patriotism has many different looks’
2021-06-19 13:15 UTC by USA TODAY
Simone Biles’ Glamour shows both her star power and grace. It was shot by a Black woman who wanted to show that patriotism has many different faces.
Here’s how much each College World Series baseball coach gets paid
2021-06-19 15:39 UTC by Nashville Tennessean
The driving force for any coach in college baseball is the chance to lead his team to the College World Series. But the money doesn’t hurt.
Allyson Felix dreams of inspiring her daughter by qualifying for fifth Olympic Games
2021-06-19 14:13 UTC by USA TODAY
Allyson Felix is the most decorated female sprinter of all time, but the four-time Olympian is running for her 2-year-old this time around.
Washington Football Team trademark application in jeopardy after initial refusal by United States Patent and Trademark Office
2021-06-19 22:28 UTC by USA TODAY
The “Washington Football Team” faces new challenges after an initial refusal of the trademark application.
Clippers shock Jazz to finally break through to Western Conference finals: ‘You felt the monkey off of the Clippers’ back’
2021-06-19 07:32 UTC by USA TODAY
Trailing by as many as 25, the Clippers got a boost from Staples Center’s first capacity crowd of the year to rally and reach the West finals.
Opinion: Sixers’ season-saving win over Hawks only leaves more questions for Game 7
2021-06-19 04:29 UTC by USA TODAY
Most likely expect the Sixers to easily take Game 7 against the Hawks, but winning is certainly no guarantee for a vulnerable Philadelphia team.
Ryan Crouser shatters world record in men’s shot put at Olympic trials
2021-06-19 19:20 UTC by USA TODAY
Reigning Olympic shot put champion Ryan Crouser crushed the world record, lowering the previous mark, held by Randy Barnes, by 10 inches.
Ryan Lochte on missing Olympic team: ‘This is not the last you’re going to see of me’
2021-06-19 16:10 UTC by USA TODAY
Lochte’s swim in the men’s 200 IM final signified an end to his long-shot bid to compete in Tokyo next month.
Marc-Andre Fleury’s gaffe proves costly as Canadiens top Golden Knights in Game 3
2021-06-19 15:07 UTC by USA TODAY
Montreal’s Josh Anderson scored on Vegas goalie Marc-Andre Fleury’s misplay, then gets the overtime winner as the Canadiens top the Golden Knights.
Mavericks’ Rick Carlisle and Donnie Nelson depart: What’s next for Mark Cuban?
2021-06-18 22:21 UTC by USA TODAY
The Mavericks’ vaunted stability crumbled in less than a week as the franchise parted ways with Donnie Nelson and Rick Carlisle decided to walk away.
US athletes to watch as Tokyo Olympics draw near
2021-06-18 11:11 UTC by USA TODAY
With the Olympics in Tokyo set to kick off July 23, here are the top American athletes to watch this summer — from A’ja Wilson to Alix Klineman.
Perseverance: For Mariners’ Vinny Nittoli, his ascent to the majors took an unlikely road
2021-06-18 18:38 UTC by USA TODAY
For Vinny Nittoli, 30, perseverance paid off. The Mariners pitching prospect was called up to the majors on Friday seven years after he was drafted.
NC State’s Corey Phillips had ‘incredible’ support from football staff during family crisis
2021-06-19 16:59 UTC by The Fayetteville Observer
Corey Phillips was named NC State’s director of scouting for the football team in April. A month into his new job, he was faced with a family crisis.
Angels’ Shohei Ohtani makes history with selection to Home Run Derby
2021-06-18 19:12 UTC by USA TODAY
Not only is Shohei Ohtani shining on the mound, he will be the first player to participate in the Home Run Derby while having made a pitching start.
NBA playoff schedule: Second-round matchups, results, game times and TV info
2021-06-19 05:11 UTC by USA TODAY
The NBA playoffs are upon us, and the quest for the Larry O’Brien Trophy is on. Check out the full schedule for the second round and plan accordingly.
NHL playoff schedule: Dates, times, television and results
2021-06-19 04:45 UTC by USA TODAY
The quest for the Stanley Cup is underway. Here are the 2021 NHL playoff dates, times, television and results.
Best public golf courses you can play, state by state
2021-05-06 14:15 UTC by USA TODAY
With Golfweek’s Best Courses You Can Play, we present the best public-access courses in each state, as judged by our nationwide network of raters.
2021 NFL schedule
2021-05-13 02:56 UTC by USA TODAY
The complete schedule for the 2021 NFL season has been revealed. Check out the week-by-week slate for all 18 weeks of the season.
Going for Olympic 🥇
2021-05-27 20:18 UTC by USA TODAY
100 Olympians and Paralympians to watch ahead of Tokyo Games.
The Ruling Off The Field
2019-11-01 06:49 UTC by USA TODAY
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Best of the 2021 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines
2021-06-20 00:43 UTC by USA TODAY
The 121st United States Open Championship is being staged at the Torrey Pines South Course in La Jolla, California.
Best of the NBA postseason: From play-in tournament to NBA Finals
2021-06-19 06:13 UTC by USA TODAY
The quest for the Larry O’Brien Trophy and the NBA championship is on. Check out all the very best photos from the 2021 postseason.
Celebs turn out for playoffs as NBA welcomes fans
2021-06-15 02:55 UTC by USA TODAY
Tracy Morgan and Spike Lee turned up at Madison Square Garden to cheer on the New York Knicks, making their first NBA playoff appearance in 8 years.
NFL offseason workouts in photos
2021-06-15 20:14 UTC by USA TODAY
From rookie minicamps to organized team activities and mandatory minicamps, check out NFL players getting to work this offseason.