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Column: Still no dominant player halfway through the year

Tue, June 26, 2018

On_The_Fringe_Golf_64611Tiger Woods already has played 10 times as the year reaches the halfway point.

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Bettman, Brodeur, O'Ree top Hockey Hall of Fame class

Tue, June 26, 2018

Hall_of_Fame_Hockey_54094Willie O'Ree didn't know he had broken the NHL's color barrier when he made his debut in 1958. Martin Brodeur couldn't see the three Stanley Cup titles and jaw-dropping career ahead when he played his first game in goal for the New Jersey Devils in 1992 and, a year later, Gary Bettman didn't know he would end up grow ....

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Magic: I'll step down if I don't land free agents for Lakers

Tue, June 26, 2018

Lakers-Free_Agency_62809Magic Johnson is betting his job on his free-agent recruiting skills for the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Woody Durham inducted into National Sports Media Hall of Fame

Tue, June 26, 2018

Woody Durham inducted into National Sports Media Hall of FameWoody Durham on Monday became the second play-by-play broadcaster to be inducted into the National Sports Media Hall of Fame.

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Hernandez, Mexico happy to be dreamers during World Cup

Tue, June 26, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_South_Korea_Mexico_16963With back-to-back victories to open the World Cup, including one over defending champion Germany, Mexico's national team has already been anointed by some back home as the best in the country's history.

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Wyshinski: Canes trade a big, smart move

Tue, June 26, 2018

Hurricanes-Flames_Trade_Hockey_60368ESPN hockey writer Greg Wyshinski joins Adam Gold to discuss Andrei Svechnikov, the big trade with the Calgary Flames and what it means for the Carolina Hurricanes.

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Houston's Harden wins NBA MVP over James and Davis

Tue, June 26, 2018

CORRECTION_2018_NBA_Awards_-_Show_68317Third time was the charm for James Harden.

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Denmark advances at World Cup in drab 0-0 draw with France

Tue, June 26, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Denmark_France_99432A game no team needed to win became the game no fan would want to watch.

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Column: Video refereeing a boon and a bust at World Cup

Tue, June 26, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_Nigeria_Iceland_57421As must have been the case with the first glimmers of electric lights in the 19th century, video assistant referees benefited from an initial "Wow! The technology works!" buzz when they first plugged themselves in at this World Cup. Many observers were quickly won over, like wide-eyed kids switching on new ....

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Q&A: Hurricanes owner fully focused on roster improvement after 'fun' draft experience

Mon, June 25, 2018

Hurricanes introduce new majority owner Tom DundonFresh off his first NHL Draft as majority owner of the Carolina Hurricanes, Tom Dundon chats with 99.9 The Fan's Adam Gold about the experience and what's next for the franchise entering the summer.

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