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Ledecky made her fourth Olympic team Saturday night in Indianapolis.

Katie Ledecky, Record Crowd Highlight Historic Day 1 of U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

A world record fell and the legendary freestyler made her fourth Olympics in front of a record-setting crowd at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Pat Forde
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Ledecky made her fourth Olympic team Saturday night in Indianapolis.

Katie Ledecky, Record Crowd Highlight Historic Day 1 of U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

A world record fell and the legendary freestyler made her fourth Olympics in front of a record-setting crowd at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Pat Forde
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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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Rory McIlroy stands three shots behind Bryson DeChambeau with one round to go at the U.S. Open.

Within Striking Distance at the U.S. Open, Rory McIlroy Has Yet Another Major Chance

Four-time major champion Rory McIlroy has famously tried for a decade for a fifth, and Sunday is another good chance to end the drought.

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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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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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

Chris Mannix
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Mavericks guard Luka Doncic celebrates after a basket during Game 4 of the 2024 NBA Finals against the Celtics.

Luka Dončić Utters Confident Quote After Mavericks Demolish Celtics in Game 4

Tom Dierberger
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May 25, 2024; St. Petersburg, Florida, USA; Kansas City Royals left fielder MJ Melendez (1) bats in the second inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.

Royals' MJ Melendez Belts First Career Grand Slam After Thrilling 12-Pitch At-Bat

The Kansas City left fielder won a mesmerizing one-on-one battle.

Patrick Andres
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May 19, 2024; Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Baltimore Orioles pitcher Craig Kimbrel (46) throws a pitch during the ninth inning against the Seattle Mariners at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

Orioles' Craig Kimbrel Acknowledges Hearing Jeers From Phillies Fans in Baltimore

Patrick Andres
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Cubs pitcher Shota Imanaga reacts after delivering a pitch during the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field.

Shota Imanaga Had One Thing on His Mind During Tense Outing vs. Cardinals

Tom Dierberger
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Jun 5, 2024; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Nick Castellanos (8) rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run against the Milwaukee Brewers in the fifth inning at Citizens Bank Park.

Phillies' Nick Castellanos Breaks Reporter's Laptop With Foul Ball in Camden Yards

Patrick Andres
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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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Aug 13, 2023; Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Rory McIlroy and Patrick Cantlay shake hands after their final round of the FedEx St. Jude Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

Rory McIlroy vs. Patrick Cantlay: U.S. Open Round 4 Matchup Bets

Iain MacMillan
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Will Bryson DeChambeau hold on for his second U.S. Open title?

U.S. Open Round 3 Fact or Fiction: Bryson DeChambeau Belongs on the U.S. Olympic Team

John Schwarb, Bob Harig, Jeff Ritter, John Pluym
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Bryson DeChambeau took the fewest putts in Round 3 at the U.S. Open.

2024 U.S. Open By the Numbers: Facts and Stats That Mattered Most on Day 3

John Schwarb
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Bryson DeChambeau has a three-shot lead after 54 holes at the U.S. Open.

Bryson DeChambeau, Golf’s Showman, Leads By Three Shots at U.S. Open

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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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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