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Redshirt freshmen ready for action after…

USC's Tufele, Georgia's Wilson among redshirt freshmen eager to make impact this season

Ban Lifted: Kuwaitis compete under own flag at Asian Games

Athletes from Kuwait will compete under their own flag in the Asian Games after the International Olympic Committee provisionally lifted the country's suspension.

Alabama Planning to Upgrade Multiple Athletic…

Alabama is planning extensive renovations to Bryant-Denny Stadium and Coleman Coliseum, reducing capacity at both venues but adding premium seating.

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Matt Olson homers in 10th, A's pull within game…

Matt Olson hit a leadoff home run in the 10th inning after a video review gave Oakland the tying run in the ninth, and the Athletics beat the Houston Astros 4-3 to pull within a game of the reigning World Series champs for the AL West lead

Olympic gymnastics champion Shushunova dies at 49

Elena Shushunova, a Soviet gymnast who won the women's all-around gold medal at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, dies at 49

Dos and Don'ts of Sports Gambling

With Sports Illustrated launching a gambling vertical, 'The Line' host Ben Teitelbaum gives a tip to those who plan on diving into the world of betting.

LEADING OFF: Urena, Puig appeal bans, deGrom up…

LEADING OFF: Urena, Puig can play while appealing suspension, deGrom starts for Mets, Rangers honor Colon

As Asian Games host, Indonesia has more at stake…

Indonesia is deploying 100,000 police and soldiers to provide security for the Asian Games, the biggest event ever held in its terror attack prone capital Jakarta, parts of which have been spruced up as it readies to welcome thousands of visitors

How will Legalized Sports Gambling Impact Sports…

Now that Sports Gambling has become legalized, how will loyalty influence fans placing bets on their teams?

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Pain, training and 73 medals: Inside the life of…

Turn! Turn! Turn! Cubs match double-play record…

The Chicago Cubs tied a major league record by turning seven double plays, including a game-ending effort by rookie third baseman David Bote on a grounder by David Freese to finish off a 1-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates

IOC disappointed UN won't grant North Korea sports exemption

IOC President Thomas Bach disappointed the United Nations will not allow sports equipment to be sent to North Korea

Jordan McNair's Parents Say DJ Durkin Should Be…

The parents of Maryland offensive lineman Jordan McNair say that head coach DJ Durkin should be fired and not allowed to coach anyone else.

Joe Mauer's pinch-hit, three-run homer carries…

QB scramble: McCarron injured as Bills down…

Bills quarterback job up in air as McCarron injures right shoulder in win over Browns

Survey: Athletes feel pressure of…

Anti-doping survey: Athletes feel pressures of win-at-all-costs culture

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La Liga to Play Regular Season Game in North…

Spain's top soccer league plans to play a regular season game in the United States or Canada as part of a new 15-year partnership with sports and entertainment group Relevent.

Racket-smashing Djokovic reaches Cincinnati…

Novak Djokovic destroyed a racket to get on track and took another step toward the title that has eluded him. He rallied for a three-set victory to reach the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, which he's never won. Roger Federer advanced as well.

Scherzer picks up 16th win, Nationals beat…

Max Scherzer pitched six scoreless innings for his major league-leading 16th win, and Ryan Zimmerman and Matt Wieters homered as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 8-2