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Gregg Popovich
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Associated Press
September 12, 2019 - 3:00 pm
The U.S. came to China looking to again be the best in the world. It will go home with the worst tournament showing in program history. Click to read.
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 France's Evan Fournier shoots against USA's Joe Harris in the FIBA World Cup quarterfinals on Sept. 11, 2019, at Dongguan Basketball Center in Dongguan, China.
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Associated Press
September 11, 2019 - 12:02 pm
The U.S. reign atop international basketball has ended — this time, thwarted by France at the World Cup. Click to read.
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Stephen Andress
August 30, 2019 - 9:17 am
The waiver wire in fantasy football is typically a place you look each week to find an option to potentially improve a weakness in your starting lineup, but after your draft and before Week 1, you should take a different approach. Before the start of the season, see if there are any players left on...
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Roger Federer at the US Open
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Associated Press
August 28, 2019 - 6:54 pm
Roger Federer looked up at the Arthur Ashe Stadium scoreboard and for the second time in three days saw it lit up with a strange sight. Click to read.
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Nick Kyrgios at the US Open
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Associated Press
August 28, 2019 - 3:40 pm
The ATP is considering whether to punish Nick Kyrgios for a "major offense" after he called the men's tennis tour "corrupt" because it fined him more than $100,000 for his behavior during a match last month. Click to read.
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Serena Williams celebrates after match point against Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia in a women's semifinal match on Sept. 6, 2018, at the U.S. Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
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July 17, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam women's champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open.
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Rory McIlroy
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Mike's On
July 15, 2019 - 6:52 pm
The 148th British Open is just around the corner. This year’s event will be held at Royal Portrush Golf Club in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Rory McIlroy, one of the best golfers in the world, is from Northern Ireland and has thus been tabbed as a possible favorite for the tournament. Click to...
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Alex Morgan, Ali Krieger and Megan Rapinoe at The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team Victory Parade and City Hall Ceremony on July 10, 2019 in New York City.
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July 10, 2019 - 10:44 am
Adoring fans packed New York City's Canyon of Heroes on Wednesday amid a blizzard of confetti to praise the World Cup-winning U.S. women's national soccer team as athletic leaders on the field — and as advocates for pay equity off it. Click to read.
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Women's World Cup
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July 09, 2019 - 10:12 am
The U.S. women's national team arrived in New York on Monday, a day after beating the Netherlands 2-0 to capture a record fourth Women's World Cup title.
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