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Usain Bolt says Tyson Gays drug ban sends bad message to sport

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Usain Bolt says Tyson Gays drug ban sends bad message to sport
Bolt not really happy with length of Gays suspension Gay given one-year ban after cooperating with UsadaUsain Bolt believes anti-doping officials have sent a bad message to the sport after the US sprinter Tyson Gay received only a one-year ban following a positive test for an anabolic steroid.Im not really happy with the situation and with how it was done, Bolt said. I think for someone like Asafa (Powell) to get a ban of 18 months for that (stimulant oxilofrine) ... more

Louis van Gaal can break world transfer record for Manchester United

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Louis van Gaal can break world transfer record for Manchester United
Van Gaal chasing Hummels, Blind and Vermaelen Ed Woodward gives green light to buy the bestLouis van Gaal has been told he is free to break the world transfer record to bring the right player to Manchester United.Last year Real Madrid set the record by signing Gareth Bale from Tottenham Hotspur for £86m, eclipsing the £80m they had paid United four years earlier for Cristiano Ronaldo. Van Gaal, who will take charge of United for the first time on Wednesday ... more

Seahawks Start Atop AP Pro32 Rankings

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AP Pro32: Seahawks, 49ers and Broncos start atop power rankings

Paterno Son, Other Former Assistant Sue Penn State

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Paterno son, other former assistant football coach sue Penn State over dismissal from staff

Lost luggage rules Malaysian gold medallist out of Commonwealth Games

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Lost luggage rules Malaysian gold medallist out of Commonwealth Games
Shooters clothes missing after luggage failed to arrive Rules state rifle shooter must wear competition jacketThe Commonwealth Games shooting gold medallist Nur Ayuni Farhana Abdul Halim has been ruled out of competing at Glasgow 2014 after turning up without a jacket. The Malaysian, who won pairs gold in Delhi four years ago, was due to compete in the 10m air rifle and 50m rifle prone events.But team manager, Musa Omar, revealed he had to withdraw Ayuni from the Games after ... more


#SwaggyVision

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#SwaggyVision
In honor of Nick Young's return to the purple and gold, we asked

Nets sign Bogdanovic to three-year contract

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The Nets officially signed the Croatian forward Bojan Bogdanovic to a three-year deal on Tuesday. The contract is worth $10 million according to league sources.

CEO: Rivers to quit Clippers if Sterling stays

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Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons says coach Doc Rivers has told him he'll quit if Donald Sterling remains owner of the team.

Brooks finds an appealing opportunity in Chicago

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Brooks finds an appealing opportunity in Chicago
By Adam Fluck | 07.22.2014 

Nuggets forward Quincy Miller holds impromptu community giveaway

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Nuggets forward Quincy Miller holds impromptu community giveaway
Nuggets forward Quincy Miller holds impromptu community giveaway
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Roundup: 7 Retirees Ask Court to Intervene on Concussion Settlement

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Roundup: 7 Retirees Ask Court to Intervene on Concussion Settlement
In a court filing, seven retired N.F.L. players say the current settlement does not adequately cover all retirees because only those with a limited number ... more

Chris Snee Announces His Retirement From the Giants

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Chris Snee Announces His Retirement From the Giants
Snee, a son-in-law of Coach Tom Coughlin, ended his 10-year career as a right guard after winning two Super Bowls and appearing in four Pro ... more

Giants’ David Wilson Gets Medical Clearance for Contact Drills

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Giants’ David Wilson Gets Medical Clearance for Contact Drills
Running back David Wilson has been sidelined since October because of a neck injury that required surgery.

National Football League Roundup

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A Toronto investment group led by rock star Jon Bon Jovi would not plan to move the Buffalo Bills out of western New York if ... more

Sports of The Times: After Theater in Brazil, Soccer’s Calloused Cousin Takes the Stage

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Sports of The Times: After Theater in Brazil, Soccer’s Calloused Cousin Takes the Stage
American football is a violent game, but one than is beloved like no other. Would soccer be more popular in the United States if it ... more

Rangers Sign Forward

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The Rangers and the veteran forward Lee Stempniak agreed to a one-year contract for $900,000.

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Rangers Add Veteran Forward

published Wed, Jul 16 2014 22:46 GMT
The Rangers have agreed to terms with the free-agent forward Matthew Lombardi, a veteran N.H.L. player who spent last season in Switzerland.

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Lightning Sign Morrow

published Fri, Jul 11 2014 23:16 GMT
The Tampa Bay Lightning signed the free-agent forward Brenden Morrow to a one-year contract.

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Blackhawks Retain Toews and Kane

published Wed, Jul 09 2014 22:58 GMT
The Chicago Blackhawks reached eight-year extensions Wednesday with Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, two of their top performers during a long run of success that ... more

National Hockey League Roundup

published Wed, Jul 09 2014 19:20 GMT
The Chicago Blackhawks agreed to terms with forwards Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane on eight-year contract extensions that run through the 2022-23 season, the team ... more

Yankees Receive 3B Headley in Trade With Padres

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The New York Yankees acquired third baseman Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres on Tuesday for infielder Yangervis Solarte and right-handed pitching prospect Rafael ... more

Yankees Trade for Third Baseman Chase Headley

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Yankees Trade for Third Baseman Chase Headley
The Yankees acquired Headley from the San Diego Padres on Tuesday in exchange for infielder Yangervis Solarte and the minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula.

Jones' Pair of 2-Run HRs Leads O's Over Angels 4-2

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Adam Jones hit a pair of two-run homers, including a tiebreaking shot in the sixth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels ... more

Mariners 5, Mets 2: Seager’s Two R.B.I. Help Mariners Down Mets

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Mariners 5, Mets 2: Seager’s Two R.B.I. Help Mariners Down Mets
Seattle starter Roenis Elias provided a solid start before leaving the game in the sixth inning with cramping in his forearm, and Kyle Seager drove ... more

Seager, Ackley Lead Mariners Past Mets 5-2

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Kyle Seager drove in two runs, Mike Zunino homered into the second deck at Safeco Field and Dustin Ackley stole a home run with a ... more

Celtic 4-0 KR Reykjavik (5-0 agg): Virgil van Dijk and Teemu Pukki strike twice for Ronny Deila's side

Celtic 4-0 KR Reykjavik (5-0 agg): Virgil van Dijk and Teemu Pukki strike twice for Ronny Deila's side
Celtic eased into the third round of Champions League qualifying after thrashing KR Rejkjavik 4-0 on Tuesday evening. Virgil van Dijk and Teemu Pukki both ... more

Manchester City 'buy trophies' and will never be as popular as Manchester United, according to Mikael Silvestre

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Manchester City 'buy trophies' and will never be as popular as Manchester United, according to Mikael Silvestre
Manchester City will never be as popular as United because of the way they 'buy trophies' and 'shut the door' on youth players, according to ... more

David Beckham and Patrice Evra attend Manchester United's pre-season training session in Los Angeles

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David Beckham and Patrice Evra attend Manchester United's pre-season training session in Los Angeles
David Beckham and Patrice Evra were surprise guests at Manchester United’s Los Angeles training base on Tuesday as Louis van Gaal's current crop of players ... more

Jose Mourinho wants Chelsea to dominate the Premier League for the next decade after signing La Liga trio Cesc Fabregas, Diego Costa and Filipe Luis

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Jose Mourinho wants Chelsea to dominate the Premier League for the next decade after signing La Liga trio Cesc Fabregas, Diego Costa and Filipe Luis
The Chelsea boss is eyeing a decade of Premier League dominance after signing Cesc Fabregas, Diego Costa and Filipe Luis from La Liga for a ... more

Southampton told to increase their bid for Fraser Forster after Celtic label opening offer as 'derisory'

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Southampton told to increase their bid for Fraser Forster after Celtic label opening offer as 'derisory'
Southampton will have to increase their bid for Fraser Forster after Celtic dismissed their opening bid as 'derisory'.

Powerhouse Coles seals Hampshire win

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Matt Coles makes a half century off only 18 balls as Hampshire beat Essex by five wickets in the T20 Blast a Chelmsford.

Meaker gives Surrey hope versus Kent

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Stuart Meaker hits a half century and takes four wickets to give Surrey hope against Kent going into the final day.

Worcs force follow on at Cheltenham

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Worcestershire force Gloucestershire to follow on at Cheltenham after skipper Daryl Mitchell carries his bat for 167.

Trott fifty helps Bears fight back

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Jonathan Trott hits his second half century of the summer as Warwickshire reply to Sussex's 413 all out with 163-3.

Yorkshire go top with Middlesex win

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Adil Rashid takes 4-27 as Yorkshire beat Middlesex by 220 runs to go back to the top of the Championship table.

It's Crunch Time for the Ryder Cup

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The end of the British Open means the Ryder Cup is getting closer, and there are a couple of regulars still not in the team.
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Rory McIlroy Is Poised to Be Golf's Next Big Thing

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Golf has been looking for the next big star the last five years, and Rory McIlroy is the most obvious candidate.
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Rory McIlroy Rediscovers a Patient Passion for Golf

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Rory McIlroy Rediscovers a Patient Passion for Golf
McIlroy’s forbearance may give him an advantage as he positions himself to possibly take the baton from Tiger Woods.
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McIlroy Climbs to Second in Rankings

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Rory McIlroy climbed to number two in the world golf rankings on Monday following his victory in the 143rd British Open on Sunday.
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Nicklaus and Woods Hail McIlroy's Open Victory

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Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods have combined to salute Rory McIlroy's performance in capturing the British Open title for the first time in his career.
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Powerhouse Coles seals Hampshire win

published about 2 hours ago
Matt Coles makes a half century off only 18 balls as Hampshire beat Essex by five wickets in the T20 Blast a Chelmsford.

Meaker gives Surrey hope versus Kent

published about 5 hours ago
Stuart Meaker hits a half century and takes four wickets to give Surrey hope against Kent going into the final day.

Worcs force follow on at Cheltenham

published about 5 hours ago
Worcestershire force Gloucestershire to follow on at Cheltenham after skipper Daryl Mitchell carries his bat for 167.

Trott fifty helps Bears fight back

published about 5 hours ago
Jonathan Trott hits his second half century of the summer as Warwickshire reply to Sussex's 413 all out with 163-3.

Yorkshire go top with Middlesex win

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Adil Rashid takes 4-27 as Yorkshire beat Middlesex by 220 runs to go back to the top of the Championship table.
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