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Ledecky is a near lock to qualify for multiple Olympic events, but she’s not the only American set to star in Paris.

Five Things to Watch at the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials

American stars Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky will face tough competition to qualify at the Trials, which will host an even deeper talent pool than the Olympics.

Pat Forde
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Ledecky is a near lock to qualify for multiple Olympic events, but she’s not the only American set to star in Paris.

Five Things to Watch at the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials

American stars Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky will face tough competition to qualify at the Trials, which will host an even deeper talent pool than the Olympics.

Pat Forde
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Rory McIlroy opened with a bogey-free 65 on Thursday at Pinehurst.

Winners and Losers From U.S. Open Round 1: Rory McIlroy Fires Bogey-Free 65

Rory McIlroy shares the lead with Patrick Cantlay, but they weren't the only players who should feel great (or not-so-great) after the opening round at the 2024 U.S. Open.

Jeff Ritter, John Schwarb, John Pluym
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The Big 12 reportedly is exploring selling naming rights to the conference.

Selling Conference Naming Rights May Be a Necessary Concession for the Greater Good

A multibillion-dollar bill is coming due with the settlements of court cases and if these sorts of everything-is-for-sale gambits help schools avoid cutting or gutting Olympic sports, so be it.

Pat Forde
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Caleb Williams was named starter well before Bears OTAs.

Considering the Annual Debate About When to Start Rookie Quarterbacks

A recent conversation may have shifted Albert Breer’s thinking about the value of naming your player the starter early. Plus, answering your questions on Brandon Aiyuk, Maxx Crosby, the NFC South and more.

Albert Breer
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Nov 26, 2023; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Atlanta Falcons running back Tyler Allgeier (25) reacts after a first down against the New Orleans Saints in the second half at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

Fantasy Football Handcuffs: Ranking the Best Backup Running Backs to Draft

Fantasy Football insider Michael Fabiano highlights the RBs to draft as handcuffs for expected starters.

Michael Fabiano
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and wife Brittany pose for a photo on the red carpet at the Nelson Art Gallery.

Chiefs Unveil Stunning Super Bowl LVIII Rings Featuring 529 Diamonds

Karl Rasmussen
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Travis Kelce arrives for the CMT Awards at the Moody Center in Austin, Texas.

Chiefs' Travis Kelce Wants to Move to Broadcast Booth After NFL Retirement

Ryan Phillips
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Dec 10, 2023; Arlington, Texas, USA; Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) throws a pass in the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Cowboys 2024 Win Total Projection (Oddsmakers are Disrespecting Dallas)

Iain MacMillan
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Boston Celtics guard Jrue Holiday (4) and forward Jayson Tatum.

Peter’s Points: NBA Best Bets Today (Expert Predictions, Prop Bets for Jayson Tatum, Celtics-Mavericks Game 4)

Sports Illustrated's Peter Dewey breaks down his favorite bets for Game 4 of the NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks.

Peter Dewey
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Bob Cousy at home in his office in April 2022.

Bob Cousy Offers Legendary Quote on How Much He Wants Celtics to Win Another NBA Title

Tom Dierberger
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Jun 12, 2024; Dallas, Texas, USA; Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) celebrates

Jayson Tatum Pokes Fun at Media While Reflecting on Historic Celtics Season

Liam McKeone
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Jun 12, 2024; Dallas, Texas, USA; Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) and guard Jaylen Brown (7) celebrate after defeating the Dallas Mavericks in game three of the 2024 NBA Finals at American Airlines Center.

Jaylen Brown Says Danny Ainge Asked His Opinion on Jayson Tatum Before They Teamed Up

Madison Williams
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This pitch by Luis Medina might have been the worst pitch of the MLB season.

A’s Announcer Had Perfect Reaction to Pitcher’s Comically Bad Pitch

This was the worst pitch of the MLB season.

Andy Nesbitt
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Lane Thomas argues with umpire Emil Jimenez during the Nationals' game against the Tigers on Thursday.

Nationals Broadcast Bewildered by Umpire Ejecting Lane Thomas: 'That's Just Bad'

Tom Dierberger
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Patrick Mahomes Jokes About Learning Knuckleball After Warm-Up Video Goes Viral

Kristen Wong
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May 29, 2024; Cincinnati, Ohio, USA; St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Paul Goldschmidt (46) at bat during the ninth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. Mandatory Credit: Katie Stratman-USA TODAY Sports

Daily Dinger: Best MLB Home Run Picks Today (Paul Goldschmidt Set to Go Deep?)

Reed Wallach
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College Football

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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

College football win totals for each Big Ten team this season, including Ohio State, who has the highest win total in the league as the Big Ten favorites.

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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Big 12, Conference USA Considering Selling Conferences’ Naming Rights, per Report

Dan Gartland
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Sep 10, 2016; Hattiesburg, MS, USA; A Southern Miss Golden Eagles helmet sits on the bench in the second half of their game against the Savannah State Tigers at M.M. Roberts Stadium. Southern Miss won, 56-0.

Southern Miss DB MJ Daniels Shot and Killed Tuesday Night

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

Kyle Koster
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Patrick Cantlay shot 65 on Thursday morning at the 124th U.S. Open .

Patrick Cantlay Shoots 65, Leads Early in Opening Round at U.S. Open

John Schwarb
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Pinehurst No. 2 gave up some scores Thursday but also saw players in plenty of tough spots.

Round 1 Fact or Fiction: Pinehurst Proves It's the Best Course in U.S. Open Rotation

Jeff Ritter, Bob Harig, John Schwarb, John Pluym
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After an opening-round 71, Scottie Scheffler is in unfamiliar territory at the U.S. Open.

2024 U.S. Open By the Numbers: Facts and Stats That Mattered Most on Day 1

Jeff Ritter, John Schwarb
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Soccer

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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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Lionel Messi Says Inter Miami Will Be the Last Club of His Career

Kristen Wong
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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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Chicago Sky Coach Chastises Reporter For Question About Angel Reese’s Olympics Future

Kristen Wong
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