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Golf will never be drug-free, says Player

Tuesday  09:46,   17 july 2018
reuters

Golf will never be completely drug free according to retired South African golfer Gary Player who has also questioned why it took so long for the British Open to implement blood testing as part of its anti-doping regulations. The tournament, in its[...]

NHL Rumor Roundup: Blackhawks weigh cost of Hurricanes trade match, other quick fixes

Tuesday  08:36,   17 july 2018
sportingnews

At first glance, a new opportunity to land skilled veterans seems like the best course for the Blackhawks. Doing so, however, would be sacrificing even more of the future for a quick fix.The Blackhawks freed up some valuable salary-cap last week by[...]

Terrell Owens reportedly activates 10-day clause with CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos

Tuesday  08:05,   17 july 2018
sportingnews

Edmonton now has 10 days to either offer Owens a contract or release his CFL rights.The CFL’s Edmonton Eskimos added Owens to their negotiations list, which gives the team his exclusive rights in that league, in mid-June. Owens activated his 10-day[...]

Papa John's: Oregon State most recent to cut ties after John Schnatter's racial slur

Tuesday  06:06,   17 july 2018
usatoday

Professional and college organizations are reacting to founder John Schnatter's use of a racial slur during a May conference call.After an incident last week in which Papa John's founder John Schnatter admitted to using an offensive racial slur[...]

VIDEO: Shaq Completely Disses Charles Barkley in Middle of DJ Set

Tuesday  05:40,   17 july 2018
12up

One of the greatest rivalries of all time in the NBA isn't even on the court.Shaq was chanting "Barkley sucks" with "Barkley Has NO Rings" flashing on the big screen behind him[...]

Tour de France Stage 10: Hope you're well rested

Tuesday  05:00,   17 july 2018
sbnation

The Boomtown Rats don’t like Mondays. Neither does Garfield. Me? It kind of depends. The Boomtown Rats don’t like Mondays. Neither does Garfield. Me? It kind of depends. Sometimes I have a restful weekend and get to the office motivated and [...]

Report: Le'Veon Bell turned down 5-year, $70 million deal

Tuesday  04:31,   17 july 2018
yardbarker

The Pittsburgh Steelers and running back Le’Veon Bell failed to agree to a long-term deal before Monday's deadline. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Bell turned down a five-year $70 million[...]

Why Skip Bayless Believes Tom Brady Is Better Leader Than LeBron James

Tuesday  04:31,   17 july 2018
nesn

Skip Bayless has two words for Magic Johnson: Tom Brady. Johnson suggested last week that LeBron James is the “greatest Read More[...]

Kemba Walker doubts he’ll join Knicks, says he’s ‘planning on being a Hornet for a long time’

Tuesday  04:31,   17 july 2018
sportingnews

Walker, a two-time All-Star, averaged 22.1 points and 5.6 assists for Charlotte last season.The 28-year-old guard has spent all seven of his NBA seasons with Charlotte. But, there has been speculation the native New Yorker would be interested in[...]

Harper acknowledges he may not be with Nats much longer

Tuesday  04:31,   17 july 2018
yardbarker

Bryce Harper warned reporters prior to the season that he is not going to answer any questions about his contract situation or impending free agency, but he made a very brief exception in advance of the Home Run Derby on Monday. When asked[...]

Oregon State athletics suspend partnership with Papa John's

Tuesday  04:10,   17 july 2018
yardbarker

The hits keep on coming for Papa John’s Pizza. Oregon State Athletics announced on Monday that they have suspended their relationship with sponsor Papa John’s. Oregon State Athletics announced on Monday that they have suspended their[...]

Predators land another steal in signing Saros, Rinne’s heir apparent

Tuesday  03:30,   17 july 2018
nbcsports

David Poile continues to make the rest of the NHL look silly.Monday represents the latest coup, as goalie-of-the-future Juuse Saros signed a dirt-cheap deal: three years, just $4.5 million overall (so a $1.5M cap hit). That’s truly fantastic stuff[...]

Earl Thomas asks Seahawks either to extend him or 'let's make a trade happen'

Tuesday  03:20,   17 july 2018
nbcsports

Earl Thomas recently began following the Dallas Cowboys’ official Instagram account. The Cowboys remain interested in dealing for Thomas, a native Texan who played at the University of Texas. As long as Thomas remains unhappy with his[...]

Baseball's shifting culture set to play out in All-Star Game

Tuesday  02:55,   17 july 2018
ap.org

Fans tuning into baseball's All-Star Game will get to see the shifting culture of the sport. It's routine to see different defensive alignments from batter to batter. WASHINGTON — David Ortiz can now laugh, sort of, at the shifting[...]