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All Eyes on Tiger Woods Even If Brooks Koepka the One to Beat

Defending champion Brooks Koepka is the one to beat at this week’s PGA Championship even if Tiger Woods will have the boisterous New York galleries on the side as one of golf’s four major...

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Former MLB Star Aubrey Huff to Athletes: ‘Leave Politics Out of Sports’

Former Major League Baseball (MLB) star and San Francisco Giants player Aubrey Huff made a plea online for athletes and ESPN: “leave politics out of sports!” “I miss the days when #athletes...

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13-Year-Old With Size 18 Feet Couldn’t Afford Shoes, But Then Shaq Shows up After Seeing His Mom’s Online Post

At 7 feet, 1 inch tall, NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal is no stranger to large shoes, wearing a size 23 himself. So when he heard about a teen who was in need of large shoes, he took it upon himself...

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Soccer Player Dies of a Heart Attack After Drinking Glass of Cold Water

A 27-year-old soccer player died of a heart attack after he finished playing a match and downed a glass of refrigerated water. Keen amateur footballer Ludwin Flores Nole, died of a heart attack...

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Commission Denies Maximum Security Disqualification Appeal

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission didn’t take long to deny the appeal of Maximum Security’s disqualification as Kentucky Derby winner for interference, saying hours after it...

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Maximum Security out of Preakness; Derby DQ to Be Appealed

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Taken down as the Kentucky Derby winner, Maximum Security is now out of the Preakness. Maximum Security’s owner said on May 6 he will not run the horse in the middle jewel of the...

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Trump Awards ‘Legend’ Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom

The U.S. president commended one of the world’s greatest golfers as an “extraordinary athlete” and a “true legend” before presenting the nation’s highest civilian award to him on May...

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Kentucky Derby Shocker: Country House Wins via DQ

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Maximum Security led the Kentucky Derby every step of the way except for the last one—into the winner’s circle. The colt became the first winner disqualified for interference...

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Why Is the NFL Draft so Popular?

Commentary As any U.S. sports fan knows, the National Football League’s annual draft took place on 25–27 April. As a lifelong Detroit Lions fan, I followed the extravaganza with intense...

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San Francisco 49ers Draft Pick Saved Girl at a Party, Her Dad Takes to Twitter to Thank Him 4 Years Later

At a party at the University of Arkansas four years ago, Dre Greenlaw saved a girl after an unknown man mixed something into her drink. Four years later her dad took to Twitter on April 27 to thank...

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John Havlicek, Boston Celtics Great, Dies at 79

BOSTON—John Havlicek’s legacy was built over 16 years with the Boston Celtics, eight of them as NBA champions, making him among the best to ever play the game. One play immortalized him...

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Retired NBA Champ Dirk Nowitzki Breaks Down as Video Exposes His Secret Hospital Visits

He was arguably one of basketball’s greatest power forwards of all time. It was bittersweet, the moment that NBA star Dirk Nowitzki celebrated an extraordinary 21 years with the Dallas Mavericks...