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All Rights Reserved en-us Mon, 25 May 2015 21:00:13 -0400 5 <![CDATA[Dive Bombers: American Olympians defeated Axis Powers in peace & war]]> http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/memorial-day-dive-bombers-frank-kurtz-marshall-wayne-olympics?xid=si_topstories How Frank Kurtz and Marshall Wayne went from diving fro the U.S. at the 1936 Olympics to flying reconnaissance missions during World War II. Mon, 25 May 2015 12:20:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/memorial-day-dive-bombers-frank-kurtz-marshall-wayne-olympics marquee Jon Wertheim Jon Wertheim Bears should be held accountable for signing Ray McDonald in first place http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/bears-catch-and-release-ray-mcdonald-proves-nfls-real-code-conduct?xid=si_topstories On Monday, the Chicago Bears announced the release of linebacker/defensive end Ray McDonald, but why did they sign him in the first place? Mon, 25 May 2015 19:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/bears-catch-and-release-ray-mcdonald-proves-nfls-real-code-conduct marquee Bears should be held accountable for signing Ray McDonald in first place Doug Farrar Doug Farrar Life among the trees: Harrison Barnes on the Warriors' small-ball defense http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/golden-state-warriors-defense-harrison-barnes-small-ball-nba-playoffs?xid=si_topstories Why is the Warriors' unconventional defense so successful? Its defense doesn't give up an inch even though it gives up the height advantage. Mon, 25 May 2015 08:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/golden-state-warriors-defense-harrison-barnes-small-ball-nba-playoffs marquee Life among the trees: Harrison Barnes on the Warriors' small-ball defense Chris Ballard Chris Ballard Honoring NFL's true veterans on Memorial Day http://www.si.com/external/link/honoring-nfls-true-veterans-memorial-day?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 07:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/honoring-nfls-true-veterans-memorial-day marquee Honoring NFL's true veterans on Memorial Day Greg A. Bedard Greg A. Bedard Report: Goodell won't hear Tom Brady's appeal by 10-day deadline http://www.si.com/2015/05/25/tom-brady-suspension-roger-goodell-wont-hear-appeal?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 20:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/2015/05/25/tom-brady-suspension-roger-goodell-wont-hear-appeal topstories Report: Goodell won't hear Tom Brady's appeal by 10-day deadline SI Wire Jeremy Guthrie's start against the Yankees was historically awful http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/jeremy-guthrie-royals-yankees-11-run-start-baseball-history?xid=si_topstories Jeremy Guthrie made the wrong kind of history on Monday, giving up 11 runs to the Yankees in one inning as part of one of MLB's worst-ever starts. Mon, 25 May 2015 17:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/jeremy-guthrie-royals-yankees-11-run-start-baseball-history topstories Jeremy Guthrie's start against the Yankees was historically awful Jay Jaffe Jay Jaffe Nationals at Cubs Monday, May 25th, 2015 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/nationals-cubs-monday-may-25th-2015-0?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 14:20:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/nationals-cubs-monday-may-25th-2015-0 topstories Nationals at Cubs Monday, May 25th, 2015 Watchability Rankings: Cubs host Nationals in week's must-see series http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/watchability-rankings-cubs-nationals-felix-hernandez-chris-archer-andrew-mccutchen?xid=si_topstories The upstart Cubs take on the red-hot Nationals in this week's must-see series. What other games should you not miss? Mon, 25 May 2015 15:09:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/watchability-rankings-cubs-nationals-felix-hernandez-chris-archer-andrew-mccutchen topstories Watchability Rankings: Cubs host Nationals in week's must-see series SI Staff Bears' Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/chicago-bears-ray-mcdonald-arrested?xid=si_topstories Chicago Bears defensive end Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence, possible child endangerment Mon, 25 May 2015 13:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/chicago-bears-ray-mcdonald-arrested topstories Bears' Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence SI Wire Rangers at Indians Monday, May 25th, 2015 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/rangers-indians-monday-may-25th-2015-0?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 16:10:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/rangers-indians-monday-may-25th-2015-0 topstories Rangers at Indians Monday, May 25th, 2015 Day 2 recap: No. 14 Radwanska, No. 11 Lopez lose in first round http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/french-open-day-2-recap?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 10:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/french-open-day-2-recap topstories Day 2 recap: No. 14 Radwanska, No. 11 Lopez lose in first round Courtney Nguyen Courtney Nguyen French Open Day 3: Kvitova, Nadal, Serena, Djokovic open on Chatrier http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/french-open-day-3-matches-to-watch?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 13:21:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/french-open-day-3-matches-to-watch topstories French Open Day 3: Kvitova, Nadal, Serena, Djokovic open on Chatrier Courtney Nguyen Courtney Nguyen Denver tops Maryland to win NCAA lacrosse championship http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/ncaa-lacrosse-championship-denver-pioneers?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 16:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/ncaa-lacrosse-championship-denver-pioneers topstories Denver tops Maryland to win NCAA lacrosse championship SI Wire NBA draft rumors: Latest buzz around teams, players http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/nba-draft-rumors-news-prospects?xid=si_topstories As the 2015 NBA draft draws closer, rumors persist regarding the top picks and potential surprises. What's the latest? Mon, 25 May 2015 11:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/nba-draft-rumors-news-prospects topstories NBA draft rumors: Latest buzz around teams, players SI Wire Easy-to-hate Howard has had great playoffs for Rockets http://www.si.com/external/link/easy-hate-howard-has-had-great-playoffs-rockets?xid=si_topstories Easy-to-hate Howard has had great playoffs for Rockets Mon, 25 May 2015 12:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/easy-hate-howard-has-had-great-playoffs-rockets topstories Easy-to-hate Howard has had great playoffs for Rockets Cavs' Kyrie Irving a game-time decision for Game 4 vs. Hawks http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/kyrie-irving-injury-update-game-4-hawks-eastern-conference-finals?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 15:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/kyrie-irving-injury-update-game-4-hawks-eastern-conference-finals topstories Cavs' Kyrie Irving a game-time decision for Game 4 vs. Hawks SI Wire SI Vault: A quick, hard right and a needless storm of protests http://www.si.com/boxing/2015/05/22/si-vault-muhammad-ali-sonny-liston-phantom-punch?xid=si_topstories From the SI Vault: Tex Maule's account of Muhammad Ali's knockout of Sonny Liston in their heavyweight title bout on May 25, 1965, and why there was no phantom punch. Fri, 22 May 2015 12:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/boxing/2015/05/22/si-vault-muhammad-ali-sonny-liston-phantom-punch topstories SI Vault: A quick, hard right and a needless storm of protests Tex Maule Mets manager: Matt Harvey could have 'dead arm' http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/new-york-mets-matt-harvey-dead-arm?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 07:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/new-york-mets-matt-harvey-dead-arm topstories Mets manager: Matt Harvey could have 'dead arm' SI Wire play fantasy http://www.si.com/external/link/play-fantasy?xid=si_topstories Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:30:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/external/link/play-fantasy topstories play fantasy Belmont odds: American Pharoah overwhelming betting favorite http://www.si.com/horse-racing/2015/05/25/belmont-stakes-odds-2015-american-pharoah?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 11:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/horse-racing/2015/05/25/belmont-stakes-odds-2015-american-pharoah topstories Belmont odds: American Pharoah overwhelming betting favorite SI Wire Who's on the move? Major summer transfers to watch across Europe http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/summer-transfers-pogba-de-gea-cavani-sterling-falcao?xid=si_topstories Who could be on the move across Europe? From Paul Pogba to Raheem Sterling to Radamel Falcao, 10 potential transfers to watch for this summer. Mon, 25 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/summer-transfers-pogba-de-gea-cavani-sterling-falcao xltile Who's on the move? Major summer transfers to watch across Europe Ben Lyttleton Ben Lyttleton Who's on the move? Major summer transfers to watch across Europe http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/summer-transfers-pogba-de-gea-cavani-sterling-falcao?xid=si_topstories Who could be on the move across Europe? From Paul Pogba to Raheem Sterling to Radamel Falcao, 10 potential transfers to watch for this summer. Mon, 25 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/summer-transfers-pogba-de-gea-cavani-sterling-falcao xwtile Who's on the move? Major summer transfers to watch across Europe Ben Lyttleton Ben Lyttleton Full spectrum of ages on display as Stephens, Coric defeat American vets http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/wertheim-french-open-baguette-tiafoe?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 15:34:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/wertheim-french-open-baguette-tiafoe writer Full spectrum of ages on display as Stephens, Coric defeat American vets Jon Wertheim Jon Wertheim Fox Sports president discusses Bill Simmons, U.S. Open broadcast, more http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/fox-sports-eric-shanks-bill-simmons-espn?xid=si_topstories Fox Sports president Eric Shanks discusses the network's interest in Bill Simmons, its broadcast of the U.S. Open and more. Mon, 25 May 2015 20:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/fox-sports-eric-shanks-bill-simmons-espn writer Fox Sports president discusses Bill Simmons, U.S. Open broadcast, more Richard Deitsch Richard Deitsch How standout rookie wide receivers typically fare in their second year http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/rookie-wide-receivers-1000-yards-mike-evans-kelvin-benjamin-odell-beckham-jr?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 11:28:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/rookie-wide-receivers-1000-yards-mike-evans-kelvin-benjamin-odell-beckham-jr writer How standout rookie wide receivers typically fare in their second year Will Laws LeBron James thinks twice, then seizes second chance to bury Hawks http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/24/lebron-james-cavaliers-hawks-game-3-eastern-conference-finals-2015-playoffs?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 04:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/24/lebron-james-cavaliers-hawks-game-3-eastern-conference-finals-2015-playoffs writer LeBron James thinks twice, then seizes second chance to bury Hawks Ben Golliver Ben Golliver EPL Notes: Relief in Newcastle, Big Sam exits, more from the final day http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/24/epl-notebook-newcastle-united-hull-city-west-ham-final-day?xid=si_topstories The soundtrack at St James's Park for much of Sunday afternoon was the noise of nerves shredding.... Sun, 24 May 2015 14:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/24/epl-notebook-newcastle-united-hull-city-west-ham-final-day writer EPL Notes: Relief in Newcastle, Big Sam exits, more from the final day Peter Berlin Race blog: Juan Pablo Montoya wins 2015 Indianapolis 500 http://www.si.com/racing/2015/05/22/live-blog-2015-indianapolis-500?xid=si_topstories Indy 500 blog from Indianapolis Motor Speedway by SI.com's Andrew Lawrence. Sun, 24 May 2015 11:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/racing/2015/05/22/live-blog-2015-indianapolis-500 writer Race blog: Juan Pablo Montoya wins 2015 Indianapolis 500 Andrew Lawrence Andrew Lawrence Ronda Rousey opens up about suffering from depression after Olympic loss http://www.si.com/olympics/video/2015/05/20/ronda-rousey-depression-olympic-loss?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey talks about how low she fell after missing out on gold in the Olympics and how MMA saved... Mon, 25 May 2015 13:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/olympics/video/2015/05/20/ronda-rousey-depression-olympic-loss lists Ronda Rousey opens up about suffering from depression after Olympic loss Why even Ronda Rousey can't have everything http://www.si.com/mma/video/2015/05/21/ronda-rousey-training-session-lovefest?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey discusses if she gets lonely during her singular focus to be the best MMA fighter in the... Mon, 25 May 2015 13:17:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mma/video/2015/05/21/ronda-rousey-training-session-lovefest lists Why even Ronda Rousey can't have everything Why Karl-Anthony Towns is more valuable than Jahlil Okafor at No. 1 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/karl-anthony-towns-jahlil-okafor-first-pick-nba-draft?xid=si_topstories Thu, 21 May 2015 16:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/karl-anthony-towns-jahlil-okafor-first-pick-nba-draft lists Why Karl-Anthony Towns is more valuable than Jahlil Okafor at No. 1 Frank Kaminsky on the weirdest questions scouts are asking him ahead of the NBA draft http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/frank-kaminsky-weirdest-questions-scouts-ask?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, NBA draft prospect Frank Kaminsky talks about the weirdest question he was asked at the NBA combine. Thu, 21 May 2015 14:55:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/frank-kaminsky-weirdest-questions-scouts-ask lists Frank Kaminsky on the weirdest questions scouts are asking him ahead of the NBA draft Frank Kaminsky: I would take Jahlil Okafor No. 1 over Karl-Anthony Towns http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/nba-draft-frank-kaminsky-jahlil-okafor-karl-anthony-towns?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, NBA draft prospect Frank Kaminsky talks about playing against both Jahlil Okafor and Karl-Anthony Towns and chooses who he thinks should... Thu, 21 May 2015 14:29:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/nba-draft-frank-kaminsky-jahlil-okafor-karl-anthony-towns lists Frank Kaminsky: I would take Jahlil Okafor No. 1 over Karl-Anthony Towns French Open Day 2 http://www.si.com/tennis/photos/2015/05/25/french-open-day-2-photos?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 09:26:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/photos/2015/05/25/french-open-day-2-photos bigtiles French Open Day 2