• Yankees startled by unexpected visitor in Safeco Field dugout

    The New York Yankees were going about their business in impressive fashion on Wednesday when an unexpected and unwelcomed visitor dropped into their dugout. Fortunately, the Yankees were in the field at the time of the incident. The Yankees dugout had mostly emptied out in the middle of the…

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  • Rating the items in Riley Curry's giant playhouse on a scale of 1 to Fun

    NBA MVP Stephen Curry, his wife Ayesha, and their daughters Riley and Ryan have quickly become basketball’s most visible family. While the attention hasn’t always been positive, the Currys have welcomed their status as celebrities. Riley is not exactly a child star, but she’s the most popular NBA…

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  • Yu Darvish stuns Reds with history-making home run

    In one of the most shocking moments this season, Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish did something that no other Japanese-born pitcher had ever done while wearing the uniform of an American League team. In his second plate appearance of the game, which was only the 14th of his MLB career, the…

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  • Larry Fedora claims Tim Beckman got fired because he didn't win enough

    Larry Fedora’s team reached the ACC title game in 2015 . This is a stretch, Larry Fedora. Former Illinois coach Tim Beckman is now a volunteer coach at North Carolina. Beckman spent the 2015 season out of football after he was fired a week before the season as multiple former players reported…

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  • Reports: Ryan Lochte set to join 'Dancing With the Stars'

    Embattled swimmer Ryan Lochte is joining the next season of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars,” according to multiple reports. Sources told ESPN and USA TODAY Sports that producers for the ABC show reached out to the 12-time Olympic medalist before this summer’s Games. There, Lochte came under fire…

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  • Coyotes make historic hire in naming Dawn Braid as skating coach

    The Arizona Coyotes made history on Wednesday in their announcement of three new hires to the coaching staff. Braid is now the first woman to be hired to coach full-time in NHL history. “It’s something that I’ve wanted to see happen,” Braid said.

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  • Yoenis Cespedes says he won't opt out of Mets contract

    The New York Mets somehow finding a way to bring back outfielder Yoenis Cespedes this past winter was one of the biggest stories of the offseason. After singlehandedly taking the Mets to the playoffs with a spectacular second half, it was assumed Cespedes’ price range on the market would exceed…

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  • Jordan Spieth happy with his season, would like 20 seasons like it

    Jordan Spieth is looking to pick up a third win this season at The Barclays. Alright, so Jordan Spieth didn’t win a major this year, the year after winning the Masters and U.S. Open and coming up a total of four shots shy of winning the single-season Grand Slam. While that’s disappointing, Spieth…

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  • Social Hour: Rutgers brings back $100K kickoff return contest

    Miss something that happened on Dr. Saturday’s social media presence? Well, we’ve got your roundup right here. Don’t let this happen again. Always be in the know by following Dr. Saturday on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.

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  • Billy Butler regrets role in clubhouse scuffle that gave him concussion

    A weird month for the Oakland A’s got even weirder last Friday in Chicago when Billy Butler and Danny Valencia were involved in a clubhouse scuffle over the latter’s cleat endorsement deal. The physical altercation resulted in Billy Butler sustaining a concussion, which landed him on MLB’s…

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  • Ryan Burns to start at QB in Stanford season opener

    Stanford quarterback Ryan Burns will start the team’s opening game of the season vs. Kansas State on Sep. 2. Senior Ryan Burns will be Stanford's starting QB in the season opener against Kansas State, Keller Chryst to see action vs. Wildcats

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  • Lane Johnson says he'll sue supplement company over suspension

    Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson first complained about the NFLPA’s lack of supplement testing after his positive test triggered a 10-game suspension. Now he says he’ll sue the supplement company that he says sold him the amino acids that led to the positive test. Johnson had $25…

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  • Report: Mitt Romney 'lobbying' for BYU to Big 12

    While Mitt Romney won’t be endorsing Donald Trump for president, he’s reportedly stumping for BYU’s inclusion into the Big 12. The 2012 Republican presidential candidate wants to see the Cougars in the conference if the Big 12 expands.

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  • White Sox new field name sponsored by company with unfortunate logo

    As of Nov. 2016, the Chicago White Sox’s stadium will have a new name. The team announced a partnership with residential mortgage company Guaranteed Rate on Wednesday. As a result, the White Sox will play at “Guaranteed Rate Field” in 2017.

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  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. out at least two more races; Bowman and Gordon to sub

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. will have missed A Minimum of seven races in 2016 . You won’t be seeing Dale Earnhardt Jr. in a Sprint Cup car until the Richmond race at the earliest. Hendrick Motorsports said Wednesday that Earnhardt has not been cleared to resume racing by doctors for at least the next two…

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  • Jon Jones, Brock Lesnar could face shorter suspensions for failed drug tests

    Jon Jones’ USADA suspension could be just for one year. What was expected to be possible two-year suspensions for Brock Lesnar and Jon Jones after failing drug tests last month will be shortened, according to MMA Fighting. This comes due to a World Anti-Doping Agency code that lists…

  • NHL 17 ratings, PTOs and Monahan's new deal - Puck Daddy Countdown

    Note: The column formerly known as the Puck Daddy Power Rankings. Over the past week or so the good folks at EA Sports have been sending out the list of the top-10 rankings at each position for the players in its upcoming NHL 17 game. If, for example, you were putting together a list of the best…

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