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  • LeBron James to become free agent, near-certain to stay with Cavs

    For the third offseason in a row, LeBron James will be a free agent. The 2016 NBA Finals MVP has decided not to exercise his player option for the 2016-17 season, thereby putting him on the open market when free agency begins July 1. Finals MVP LeBron James will not exercise his player option…

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  • Ex-TCU QB Trevone Boykin hit with lesser assault charge

    Former TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin has been charged with assault. Boykin was arrested Dec. 31 – two days before TCU’s Alamo Bowl matchup against Oregon – for allegedly assaulting a police officer following a fight at a San Antonio bar. Boykin was suspended for the game but has since caught on…

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  • CM Punk: With a few UFC wins, 'who's to say I don't get a title shot?'

    CM Punk thinks if he can put some UFC wins together, a title shot is not out of the picture. Ever since Phil “CM Punk” Brooks signed with the UFC, people have questioned whether or not the former professional wrestler was serious about an MMA career or simply trying out a newfound hobby to pass…

  • Seahawks extend receiver Doug Baldwin for four years

    Just a few months after posting a career-best season, Doug Baldwin has reportedly agreed to a contract extension with the Seattle Seahawks. Undrafted out of Stanford in 2011, Baldwin has played in 78 of 80 games for Seattle since signing with the Seahawks, he has started every game each of the…

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  • Kyrie Irving plans to razz Warriors on Team USA about the Finals

    Kyrie Irving has plans to get on the nerves of the three Warriors in this shot . One of the coolest things about USA Basketball is that it allows players who spend most of their careers as rivals to be teammates. Star players can take on new roles — just remember Kobe Bryant as a defensive…

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  • Clayton Kershaw is hurt and things could get ugly for the Dodgers

    There hasn’t been a pitcher in baseball this season more valuable to his team than Clayton Kershaw is to the Los Angeles Dodgers. The club announced Tuesday that Kershaw would be leaving its current road trip in Milwaukee and traveling back to the Los Angeles to see the team’s back specialist. …

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  • Social Hour: Florida State's 'state championship' rings weren't cheap

    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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  • Johnny Manziel has a message for his dad

    Perhaps a lawyer’s epic text messaging screw-up and public shaming from his father drove Johnny Manziel to seek a quiet getaway in Cabo.

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  • Toledo suspends 3, including 2 starters

    Toledo will be without three defensive players for the first two games of the upcoming season. The program confirmed Tuesday that defensive tackle Marquise Moore and linebackers Jaylen Coleman and Anthony Davis will miss the Rockets’ games against Sun Belt champions Arkansas State and FCS Maine…

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  • Watch live: Tim Lincecum, Angels face Astros in Free Game of the Day

    Tim Lincecum’s first start in his MLB comeback with the Los Angeles Angels was quite a sight. Tim Lincecum 2.0, hey, it could be a thing. Lincecum lasted three, throwing 83 pitches and looking more like the downtrodden ex-ace we saw with the San Francisco Giants.

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  • Roundtable: This year’s biggest All-Star frauds

    Remember Omar Infante nearly becoming the starting second baseman last season even though he was one of the worst hitters in the AL? Fun fact: Infante was released by the Kansas City Royals recently, but he’s still No. 4 at his position this season. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Of…

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  • UFC 200: Top 10 modern-day trash talkers

    You don’t have to be a trash talker to be a great MMA fighter, but a great MMA fighter with exceptional trash talking abilities happens to go a long way in establishing crossover stars. No longer just a sideline story, trash talking is a selling point and helps drive home a narrative that engages…

  • Bowling Green dismisses WR Robbie Rhodes

    Robbie Rhodes has been dismissed from a second FBS football program. According to the Toledo Blade, Bowling Green announced Monday that the receiver violated team rules and is no longer on the roster. Rhodes redshirted the 2014 season due to NCAA transfer rules and saw action in seven games for…

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  • Matt Tifft out indefinitely after discovery of brain tumor

    Matt Tifft, who has made starts in the Xfinity Series and Camping World Truck Series, is sidelined indefinitely after doctors discovered a brain tumor. Joe Gibbs Racing, where the 20-year-old is a development driver, said the “low-grade glioma”  was found while Tifft was undergoing treatment for a…

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  • Eric Bledsoe gathered his new super-young teammates for workouts

    Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe, a 26-year old about to enter the prime of his career, needs to make this right. Bledsoe has undergone three meniscus repair surgeries in his short NBA career, and he was unable to play a single game in the “2016” part of the 2015-2016 season due to an operation on…

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  • Ex-Colts RB Zurlon Tipton dead from own accidental gun shot

    Former Indianapolis Colts running back Zurlon Tipton is reportedly dead at the age of 26. According to Fox 2 in Detroit, Tipton accidentally shot and killed himself at a car dealership in Roseville, Mich. The Wayne County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Tipton, who drove to the…

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  • Billy Hurley III to skip British Open to attend sister's wedding

    Hurley got into the British Open by virtue of his breakthrough PGA Tour win at the Quicken Loans National.

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  • Muirfield members will vote again on admitting female members

    After the backlash from the vote six weeks ago, Muirfield members are hoping a do-over can restore their club's reputation.

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  • NBA pressure might spark change to controversial N.C. bathroom law

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (left) and Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan pose for a photo during a June 23, 2015, news conference to announce Charlotte, N.C., as the site of the 2017 NBA All-Star Game. Back in March, the NBA proclaimed itself “deeply concerned” by the signing of North…

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  • Maryland adds New Mexico State WR Teldrick Morgan

    Maryland picked up some help on offense via a graduate transfer. The program announced Tuesday that it has added Teldrick Morgan, a wide receiver from New Mexico State. Morgan is a Hanover, Maryland, native and will be eligible to play in 2016 for the Terps.

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