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  • The Philadelphia 76ers are hoarding draft picks like crazy — here's every future pick they own right now

    With the Philadelphia 76ers' recent swindle of the Sacramento Kings, general manager Sam Hinkie...

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  • U.S coach praises Japan for bringing possession into play

    By Simon Evans VANCOUVER (Reuters) - Japan's World Cup victory four years ago with a possession style approach was a turning point for the women's game that will be reflected in Sunday's final, according to United States head coach Jill Ellis. Japan became the first Asian team to win the World Cup…

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  • Woods drops seven behind as four tie for lead at Greenbrier

    (Reuters) - Tiger Woods fell seven strokes off the pace as four players tied for the lead after the third round of the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Saturday. On a day when American Jason Bohn carded a nine-under-par 61 to join the logjam at the top, Woods battled to his highest score of…

    Reuters
  • How Hawk-Eye Is Destroying Tennis

    Wimbledon kicks off today. But thanks to this technology, you might tune out.

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  • Suns find another reason to dislike the Spurs

    The Phoenix Suns vaulted from long shots to finalists in the bid to land coveted free agent LaMarcus Aldridge. A person with knowledge of the situation confirmed that the Suns and Spurs were the finalists for the services of the All-Star forward. A huge banner was to have been put up outside at US…

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  • Messi fails again with Argentina's national team

    Lionel Messi has come up short again in his attempt to succeed with Argentina's national team. Messi looked nothing like the star that he is with Barcelona on Saturday, and Argentina lost the Copa America final to Chile 4-1 on penalties, extending its 22-year title drought. Saturday's…

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    NHL star retires: Martin St-Louis over the years (25 photos)

    Martin St-Louis retired after a 16-year career in which he won a Stanley Cup, Olympic gold and recorded more than 1,000 NHL points. Not to mention, he was an inspiration to undrafted and smaller players.

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  • AP source: Derrick Williams agrees to 2 years with Knicks

    Derrick Williams is headed to New York looking for another chance to fulfill the promise he once showed. A person with direct knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the former No. 2 overall draft pick has agreed to terms with the Knicks on a two-year deal worth $10 million. Williams…

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  • Tiger's swing still faltering under pressure, says Faldo

    (Reuters) - Nick Faldo has all but written off Tiger Woods as a contender at this month's British Open, concluding that the 14-times major champion's swing is still faltering under pressure. Faldo, whose six major titles included a five-stroke romp at St. Andrews in 1990, made the observation as…

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  • Trevor Bauer mimics teammates batting stances during rare plate appearance

    Trevor Bauer borrowed from Jason Kipnis, Mike Aviles and Ryan Raburn, and amazingly draws a walk.

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  • Powell, Fraser-Pryce in blazing form in Paris

    Asafa Powell is getting quicker and quicker the closer the world championships get. The former world record-holder, filling Usain Bolt's shoes for Jamaica, ran the third-fastest 100 meters of the year at the Diamond League meeting in Paris on Saturday. Back from a doping suspension cut from 18…

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  • Gimme Da Lute wins Los Alamitos Derby for Bob Baffert

    Gimme Da Lute won the $350,000 Los Alamitos Derby by a nose Saturday for Triple Crown-winning trainer Bob Baffert. Ridden by Martin Garcia, Gimme Da Lute ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:47.09 and paid $8.60 and $4.20 as the 3-1 second choice. Prospect Park returned $4.20, while pacesetter and 2-5 favorite…

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    Team USA Takes on Japan in World Cup Finals

    The US women's team lost to Japan at the 2011 World Cup Final.

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  • AP source: Kings, Koufos agree to 4-year, $33 million deal

    A day after locking up a pair of guards, the Sacramento Kings invested in their front court. Center Kosta Koufos agreed to a $33 million, four-year contract with the Kings on Saturday night, a person with knowledge of the deal said. Koufos played behind Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph in Memphis the…

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  • Women's World Cup TV schedule: US vs. Japan in Sunday's final

    Some might say this year's Women's World Cup soccer tournament is ending the way it should – with the United States facing Japan in a rematch of the final from four years ago, when the Japanese edged the Americans, 2-1, in Germany. The 2011 World Cup final replicated itself a year later in the 2012…

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  • Cycling-Astana plunged into controversy again over Boom

    By Julien Pretot UTRECHT, Netherlands, July 3 (Reuters) - The Astana team were plunged into controversy again when Dutch rider Lars Boom faced being thrown out of the Tour de France because of low Cortisol levels on the eve of the start. Astana, the team of defending Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali,…

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