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Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic responded in an elimination game Friday to send the NBA Finals back to Boston with the Celtics leading 3–1.

NBA Finals: Luka Dončić Responds to Criticism With All-Around Performance

While Dončić will never be more than a serviceable defensive player, Game 4 proved he can be that in Dallas rout of Boston to stave off elimination.

Chris Mannix
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Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic responded in an elimination game Friday to send the NBA Finals back to Boston with the Celtics leading 3–1.

NBA Finals: Luka Dončić Responds to Criticism With All-Around Performance

While Dončić will never be more than a serviceable defensive player, Game 4 proved he can be that in Dallas rout of Boston to stave off elimination.

Chris Mannix
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Scottie Scheffler has three straight over-par rounds in this U.S. Open.

After Another Over-Par U.S. Open Round, Scottie Scheffler Hints at Different Approach

World No. 1 Scottie Scheffler won last week at the Memorial but said he may avoid playing the week before future majors.

Bob Harig
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Lawrence earned his massive rookie extension Thursday, according to multiple reports.

Trevor Lawrence’s Extension Puts the Entire Jaguars Franchise On the Clock

Signing the talented quarterback now is a savvy move, but Jacksonville must be sure to take advantage of the next few years—or risk a cycle of incompetence.

Conor Orr
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Ludvig Aberg holds a one-shot lead through 36 holes at Pinehurst.

U.S. Open Round 2 Winners and Losers: Ludvig Aberg Grabs 36-Hole Lead at Pinehurst

Aberg is playing in his first U.S. Open, but that stat hardly seems to matter. Plus, Dustin Johnson and Tiger Woods head home early.

Jeff Ritter, John Schwarb, John Pluym
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Eugene Hilton Jr. announced his commitment to Wisconsin on Friday afternoon.

Eugene Hilton Jr., Son of NFL Veteran T.Y. Hilton, Commits to Wisconsin

The 2025 prospect out of Indiana announced his decision on Friday afternoon.

Mike McDaniel
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Jan 15, 2024; Tampa, Florida, USA; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts (1) looks to throw against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the second half of a 2024 NFC wild card game at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement Neitzel-USA TODAY Sports

Eagles 2024 Win Total Projection (Oddsmakers Expect Another Strong Season from Philadelphia)

Reed Wallach
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Jan 7, 2024; Nashville, Tennessee, USA;  Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) stands in the pocket against the Tennessee Titans during the first half at Nissan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Steve Roberts-USA TODAY Sports

The Highest Paid NFL Quarterbacks After Trevor Lawrence's Jaguars Extension

Ryan Phillips
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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) throws a pass at Bengals spring practice at the IEL Indoor Facility in Cincinnati on Tuesday, June 11, 2024.

Bengals 2024 Win Total Projection (Healthy Joe Burrow Means Big Expectations for Cincinnati)

Reed Wallach
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Warriors guard Klay Thompson and forward Draymond Green run down the floor during a game the Los Angeles Lakers at Chase Center.

Draymond Green Reacts to Klay Thompson Unfollowing Warriors on Social Media

The Golden State forward weighed in on the speculation surrounding his teammate.

Tom Dierberger
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid smiles while being interviewed on ESPN during the broadcast of the NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Tx. on Friday night.

NBA Fans Noticed Joel Embiid Subtly Glancing at Paul George While Discussing 76ers' Plans

Tim Capurso
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Jun 12, 2024; Dallas, Texas, USA; NBA TV analyst Charles Barkley talks on set before game three of the 2024 NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Charles Barkley Announces Plans to Retire From Broadcasting After 2024-25 Season

Stephen Douglas
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Jun 14, 2024; Dallas, Texas, USA; Dallas Mavericks center Dereck Lively II (2) reacts after a play against the Boston Celtics during the first quarter during game four of the 2024 NBA Finals at American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports

Dereck Lively II Gave Emotional Quote About Late Mother After Blowout Win Over Celtics

Mike McDaniel
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Cubs pitcher Shota Imanaga delivers a pitch during the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field.

Cubs Teammates Salute Shota Imanaga's Alias With Locker Decoration

No, the Cubs didn't call up "Mike Imanaga II" from Triple-A this weekend.

Tom Dierberger
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Snoop Dogg joins the Bally Sports Wisconsin broadcast during the Brewers' clash against the Reds.

Elly De La Cruz Stunned Snoop Dogg on Brewers Broadcast With Laser Throw

Tom Dierberger
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Apr 11, 2016; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon (58) and right fielder Bryce Harper (34) celebrate on the field after defeating Atlanta Braves 6-4 at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Former MLB Pitcher Jonathan Papelbon Had Funny Reaction to Nationals' Dugout Scuffle

Tim Capurso
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Jun 9, 2024; St. Petersburg, Florida, USA;  Baltimore Orioles catcher Adley Rutschman (35) hits an rbi single against the Tampa Bay Rays in the third inning at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports

Daily Dinger: Best MLB Home Run Picks Today (Bet on Adley Rutschman to Go Deep vs. Phillies)

Iain MacMillan
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College Football

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Texas Longhorns quarterback Quinn Ewers (3) throws a pass during the game against Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday, Sep. 9, 2023 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

2024 SEC Win Totals: Lofty Goals Across Revamped Conference

SEC win totals for each team in the first year of a new-look SEC with Texas and Oklahoma entering the mix.

Reed Wallach
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Dec 30, 2023; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Georgia Bulldogs quarterback Carson Beck (15) drops back to pass against the Florida State Seminoles during the first half in the 2023 Orange Bowl at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports

2024 SEC Football Conference Championship Odds: Georgia Still Favored, New Entrant Texas to Contend

Reed Wallach
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Oregon quarterback Dillon Gabriel throws the ball during the Oregon Ducks’ Spring Game Saturday, April 27. 2024 at Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Ore.

2024 Big Ten Win Totals: Ohio State, Oregon Land Double Digit Win Totals

Reed Wallach
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Dec 29, 2023; Arlington, Texas, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Ryan Day sings    Carmen Ohio    following the 14-3 loss to the Missouri Tigers in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium.

Big Ten Conference Championship Odds: Ohio State Slight Favorites Over New Member Oregon

Reed Wallach
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Fantasy Football

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Feb 11, 2024; Paradise, Nevada, USA; San Francisco 49ers running back Christian McCaffrey (23)

2024 Fantasy Football Top 200 Rankings

Fantasy football expert Michael Fabiano reveals his Top 200 rankings for the 2024 NFL season.

Michael Fabiano
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts.

2024 Fantasy Football Player Rankings by Position

Michael Fabiano
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Apr 25, 2024; Detroit, MI, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver Marvin Harrison Jr. poses after

2024 Fantasy Football Rookie Rankings

Michael Fabiano
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Chicago Bears wide receiver DJ Moore (2) signals for a first down after making a reception against

3 Fantasy Football Busts to Avoid After the NFL Draft

Jason Schandl
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Bryson DeChambeau enters the weekend one shot back at Pinehurst.

U.S. Open Fact or Fiction: Bryson DeChambeau Would Be the Most Popular Winner

Jeff Ritter, Bob Harig, John Schwarb, John Pluym
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Rory McIlroy hits on the 13th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2.

2024 U.S. Open Final Payouts, Prize Money, Winnings From Pinehurst

Jeff Ritter
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Scottie Scheffler reacts after a putt on the 13th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2.

Cameron Young vs. Scottie Scheffler: U.S. Open Round 3 Matchup Bets

Iain MacMillan
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Bryson DeChambeau is one of four players with both rounds under par at the U.S. Open.

U.S. Open By the Numbers: Facts and Stats That Mattered Most on Day 2

John Schwarb
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Soccer

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Mar 25, 2013; Mexico City, MEXICO; General view of FIFA soccer ball at United States training session at Estadio Azteca in advance of World Cup qualifying match against Mexico.

Report: Brighton Names Fabian Hürzeler Youngest-Ever Premier League Manager

Patrick Andres
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United States winger Christian Pulisic celebrates after scoring a goal against Brazil in the first half during the Continental Clasico at Camping World Stadium.

USMNT Record First Draw Against Brazil in Allstate Continental Clásico

Karl Rasmussen
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USMNT winger Christian Pulisic scores a free kick goal against Brazil in the Allstate Continental Clásico at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

Christian Pulisic's Incredible Free Kick Goal vs. Brazil Left Fans in Awe

Karl Rasmussen
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Jun 8, 2024; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Chicago Red Stars forward Penelope Hocking (55) looks on after scoring a goal against Bay FC in the second half at Wrigley Field.

Chicago Red Stars Issue Statement After Music Festival Abruptly Forces 'Unfair' Move

Patrick Andres
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Lions Hire New Senior Director of Football Administration

John Maakaron
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UNC basketball

UNC Basketball Staff Touches Base With Prime 2026 Target

Matt Giles
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Family of Brian Battie gives positive update after shooting

James Parks
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Oct 8, 2022; Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, USA; The logo of the Clemson Tigers is seen on a football helmet during the second half of the game between the Boston College Eagles and the Clemson Tigers at Alumni Stadium.

Four-Star Class of 2025 Offensive Lineman Puts Clemson In His Top Three

Matt Postins
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Mark Hubbard Could Not Believe What Pinehurst No. 2 Did to Him on First Hole

Kyle Koster
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Los Angeles Sparks forward Dearica Hamby is introduced before a game against the Las Vegas Aces in May.

Dearica Hamby, Sparks Agree to Contract Extension Through 2025 WNBA Season

Tom Dierberger
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Jul 29, 2021; Tokyo, Japan; A general overall view of the Olympic rings outside of New National Stadium, the venue for track and field and opening and closing ceremonies during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games.

France Retroactively Given Cycling Silver Medal From 1900 Olympics

Patrick Andres
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Nathan's Hot Dog Eating champion Joey Chestnut eats an olive burger before the Lugnuts game against the TinCaps in August 2023.

Joey Chestnut, Takeru Kobayashi to Meet in Netflix-Exclusive Hot Dog Eating Contest

Tom Dierberger
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