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2016 NHL draft trades

The first-round of the 2016 NHL draft took place on Friday night and a few teams decided to make trades.

National champion Sam Mikulak leads US men's gymnastics team

Sam Mikulak, Jake Dalton and John Orozco are heading back to the Olympics

Soccer Player Gets Red Card for Farting

Adam Lindin Ljungkvist is a soccer player in Sweden, and got a red card for passing gas. If farting unsportsmanlike? Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Looking Back At When Sports Figures Decided To Speak Up

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr recently sounded off about guns, joining other sports icons who've made their voices heard on social issues.

With 1-0 loss to Colombia, US finishes 4th in Copa America

Carlos Bacca beat goalkeeper Tim Howard by sliding to poke in a headed cross in the 31st minute, and the United States finished fourth in the Copa America with a 1-0 defeat against Colombia on Saturday night

Coastal Carolina beats TCU 7-5, to face Arizona in finals

Tyler Chadwick homers and doubled, Alex Cunningham pitches 6 1/3 solid innings, and surprising Coastal Carolina reaches the College World Series finals with a 7-5 victory over TCU

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Johnny Manziel's dad hopes his son goes to jail

Paul Manziel told ESPN's Josina Anderson that he hopes his son, Johnny Manziel, goes to jail.

Thurman outpoints Porter to defend WBA welterweight belt

Keith Thurman defended his WBA welterweight title Saturday night with a brutal 12-round unanimous decision over Shawn Porter

Toronto Maple Leafs select Auston Matthews with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

The Toronto Maple Leafs selected Auston Matthews with the No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL draft.

Arizona heading to CWS finals after 5-1 win over Cowboys

Bobby Dalbec pitches Arizona into College World Series finals with 5-1 victory over Oklahoma State

So Many International Players Got Picked In The NBA Draft

The NBA Draft set a record for most international players taken in the first round. Whether that's a good thing depends on who you ask.

Ipsen, Hixon get Olympic 3-meter spots, Dumais finishes 4th

Kristian Ipsen and Michael Hixon earned spots on a U.S. Olympic diving team that will not include Troy Dumais

Bour and Stanton each drive in 3, Marlins top Cubs 9-6

Justin Bour and Giancarlo Stanton each drove in three runs, Paul Clemens got his first big league win in more than three years and the Miami Marlins erased an early deficit to beat the Chicago Cubs 9-6 on Saturday.

Manziel’s lawyer ‘accidentally’ sends text to Associated Press

Johnny Manziel's lawyer accidentally sent a text message to the Associated Press that revealed case strategy and personal details about the former Cleveland Browns quarterback.

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LEADING OFF: Strasburg scratched, Nats aim to end 7-game rut

LEADING OFF: Strasburg scratched, Nats aim to end 7-game rut, Tigers try again to beat Indians, Rose gets No. 14 retired, Reyes debuts for Brooklyn Cyclones

Derrick Rose to Bulls: 'Thank you' for the trade

In a press conference on Friday, Derrick Rose said he "doesn't know" why the Chicago Bulls traded him to the New York Knicks but that he is thankful.

Ko matches course record with 62, shares NW Arkansas lead

Top-ranked Lydia Ko eagled the par-5 18th to tie the course record at 9-under 62 and take a share of the second-round lead Saturday in the LPGA Tour's NW Arkansas Championship

President Obama Isn't Feeling This Cavaliers Player's Shirtless Look

While congratulating Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue for winning the NBA championship, President Obama took a jab at player J.R. Smith.

PGA Tour cancels Greenbrier Classic amid West Virginia flood

The PGA Tour says the Greenbrier Classic scheduled for next month has been canceled because of the devastating flooding in West Virginia

Auston Matthews could be the next big thing in the NHL

Auston Matthews will likely be the first pick in the NHL draft Friday and could be the next big thing.

Hurley takes 2-shot lead over Els in Quicken Loans National

Naval Academy graduate Billy Hurley III shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead over Ernie Els into the final round of the Quicken Loans National

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Messi, Argentina face Chile in Copa America final rematch

Another year, another final for Lionel Messi and Argentina

Shaq named first-ever U.S. Basketball Sports Envoy to Cuba

The U.S. Department of State appointed NBA hall of famer Shaquille O'Neal as the first-ever Basketball Sports Envoy to Cuba.

AP source: Irving, Barnes finish US Olympic basketball team

AP source: Kyrie Irving, Harrison Barnes finish US Olympic basketball team