• Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

    MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the journey, he jumped in and pulled her out.

    Associated Press
  • Roy Nelson Explains Why He Kicked Referee ‘Big' John McCarthy

    Veteran heavyweight Roy Nelson scored a knockout win over Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva on Saturday on the UFC Fight Night Brasilia main card, but what he did after the fight overshadowed the victory. As McCarthy was kneeling down explaining to Silva what happened, Nelson walked over and lightly kicked…

    MMA Weekly
  • Phil Mickelson rips East Lake setup, admits U.S. waited too long on final pick

    Mickelson was unhappy with the set up at East Lake in relation to what players will face next week at the Ryder Cup.

    Sporting News
  • How Les Miles went from a championship to fired at LSU

    The football culture at Louisiana State University is both a beautiful and terrible thing, perpetually cycling between extremes. The number of ways in which LSU mishandled Miles in the past 10 months is staggering. The backlash was severe enough that the firing was halted at almost literally the…

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  • Kyrie Irving Says His Life 'Changed Drastically' After His Game 7 Dagger

    It’s been a pretty good year for Kyrie Irving. Just last month, he helped Team USA bring home yet another gold medal at the Rio Olympics, and prior to that helped deliver the city of Cleveland its first championship in more than 50 years. Irving was spectacular in the Finals against the Warriors…

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  • Ibrahimovic threatened me over Pogba deal - Raiola

    Manchester United attacker Zlatan Ibrahimovic told Mino Raiola he would have been in trouble had Paul Pogba not moved to Old Trafford.

    Omnisport
  • Ryan Moore picked for final Ryder Cup spot over Bubba Watson

    Davis Love III announced Sunday night that Ryan Moore will be the final member of the U.S. Ryder Cup team.

    Sporting News
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    Benches clear between Nationals, Pirates after Bryce Harper leaves game (8 photos)

    Bryce Harper left Sunday afternoon's game between his Washington Nationals and the Pittsburgh Pirates with an apparent left hand injury. What led to Harper's hurt hand also led to the benches clearing at PNC Park. – Israel Fehr

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  • Miami Marlins Team Breaks Down in Tears at Press Conference in Wake of José Fernández's Death

    The Miami Marlins held a press conference on Sunday in response to José Fernández 's death in a boating accident that also killed two others. President David Samson spoke first, reading a statement from Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria. "It is with the deepest sorrow that I, together with my family…

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  • K-State beats Missouri St 35-0 in game called at halftime

    It only took Kansas State a half to dismantle Missouri State on Saturday night. Jesse Ertz threw two touchdown passes, Winston Dimel added two touchdown runs and the Wildcats beat Missouri State 35-0 in a game called at halftime as lightning lit up the skies around Bill Snyder Family Stadium. With…

    The Associated Press
  • Chelsea risk another mid-table finish, admits Conte

    Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has acknowledged they could miss out on Champions League football again if they do not improve.

    Omnisport
  • Boxer Tyson Fury Has Been Deemed 'Medically Unfit' To Fight Wladimir Klitschko Due To Mental Illness

    The heavyweight mess surrounding Tyson Fury and former four title holder Wladimir Klitschko continues to be a circus as Fury has pulled out of their rematch for the second time this year. Originally scheduled for July, the match was pushed back to October after Fury injured his ankle two weeks…

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  • Marlins Star Pitcher José Fernández Dies in Boating Accident at 24

    Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernández was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernández was confirmed as one of the three deceased found. The Miami-Dade Fire Department released a photo of the crash scene off the coast of the Florida city.

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    Remembering golf legend Arnold Palmer (25 photos)

    The right man at the right time, Arnold Palmer transformed an entire sport and, along the way, became an American legend. Palmer, one of the most famous athletes on the planet and a friend to presidents, kings, and movie stars, died Sunday at the age of 87. – Jay Busbee

    Amber Matsumoto
  • AP TOP 25: No. 8 Wisconsin moves up, LSU moves out of poll

    Wisconsin moved up to No. 8 in The Associated Press college football poll and LSU became the second preseason top-10 team to drop out of the rankings in the first month of the season.

    The Associated Press
  • Women's tennis needed 'new face' at top: Muguruza

    French Open winner Garbine Muguruza said Sunday that it was about time women's tennis had a "new face" at the top, after Angelique Kerber broke Serena Williams' 186-week dominance atop the rankings. Kerber became number one when Karolina Pliskova dispatched Williams in the semi-final of the US Open…

    AFP
  • Could Jose Fernandez win the Cy Young posthumously?

    The tragic death of Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez has devastated the baseball world. Fernandez, 24, was killed in a boating accident Sunday morning. The Marlins canceled their game against the Atlanta Braves following the news. On the field, Fernandez’s ability was undeniable. Fernandez was well…

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