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How Former NBA Star Luol Deng Led South Sudan Basketball to the Paris Olympics

The world's newest nation is set to play in Paris this summer, thanks to a visionary two-time All-Star and refugee.

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How Former NBA Star Luol Deng Led South Sudan Basketball to the Paris Olympics

The world's newest nation is set to play in Paris this summer, thanks to a visionary two-time All-Star and refugee.

Chris Mannix
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Billy Horschel leads the British Open by one shot with 18 holes to play.

British Open Day 3 Winners and Losers: Billy Horschel Is Ready for His Major Moment

No one battled the Royal Troon weather better than Horschel, who leads this Open by one shot. But watch out for Scottie Scheffler, Xander Schauffele and a pack of challengers on Sunday.

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Aston Martin driver Fernando Alonso and Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton race during the Canadian Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.

Hungarian Grand Prix Preview: A Crowded Fight at the Top

Lewis Hamilton’s win at Silverstone cemented Mercedes as one of the teams that can consistently battle for wins in 2024, making the front of the grid tighter than ever. Plus, Sergio Pérez needs to get back on track.

Zach Koons
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Miller will lead the WNBA All-Stars against Team USA in Saturday night's main event.

Cheryl Miller's All-Star Coaching Gig Is a Full-Circle Moment for Women's Hoops

The basketball icon will lead Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese in their All-Star matchup against Team USA.

Emma Baccellieri
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Arena Bowl XXXIII was held at a shopping mall in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

Arena Football League Hosting Championship Game Inside a Mall Looked So Bizarre

You've never seen a football game like this one.

Karl Rasmussen
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Dec 4, 2022; Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Baltimore Ravens running back Kenyan Drake (17) runs after the catch  during the second half  Denver Broncos at M&T Bank Stadium.

Veteran Running Back Kenyan Drake Announces Retirement

Patrick Andres
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Bears safety Eddie Jackson catches the ball during warmups before a game at Cleveland Browns Stadium in December.

Report: Eddie Jackson, Ravens Agree to One-Year Contract Before Training Camp

Tom Dierberger
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Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell speaks to the media before practice begins during organized team activities in May.

Overhead Photo of Dan Campbell-Themed Corn Maze Had NFL Fans Awestruck

Tom Dierberger
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James has won two gold medals with Team USA.

Steve Kerr 'Blown Away' by LeBron James During Team USA Olympic Preparations

Kerr has been impressed with James's level of intensity.

Ryan Phillips
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Feb 10, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) reacts with Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) after a 76ers score during the fourth quarter at Wells Fargo Center.

Joel Embiid Cites LeBron James's Age As One Reason Why He 'Doubts' USA Will Win Gold

Madison Williams
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Jan 16, 2024; Inglewood, California, USA; The Intuit Dome is seen from an aerial view while under construction. The arena will the future home of the LA Clippers and site of the 2026 NBA All-Star Game.

New Clippers Arena Features Creative Solution to Give T-Shirt Cannon Unlimited Range

Patrick Andres
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Los Angeles Lakers guard Bronny James has struggled during NBA Summer League.

Can Bronny James Reach the Competitive Level of the NBA?

Chris Mannix
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Jun 22, 2024; Bronx, New York, USA;  New York Yankees designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton (27) gestures after hitting a double against the Atlanta Braves in the fourth inning at Yankee Stadium.

Yankees' Giancarlo Stanton Could Return to Play Sometime Late Next Week

The slugger has been out since June 22 with a strained left hamstring.

Madison Williams
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Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Oneil Cruz (15) hits an RBI double against the Philadelphia Phillies at PNC Park.

Pirates' Oneil Cruz Laces Jaw-Dropping 120.5 MPH Double vs. Phillies

Karl Rasmussen
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Reds shortstop Elly De La Cruz reacts after hitting a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins at Great American Ball Park.

Deion Sanders Astounded by Talent of Reds Star Elly De La Cruz

Tom Dierberger
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New York Mets starting pitcher Luis Severino (40) reacts as he walks off the field after the top of the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins.

Luis Severino Had Bold Clap Back After Being Trolled by Former Yankees Teammates

Karl Rasmussen
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Duke's Khaman Maluach Impresses for South Sudan Against Team USA

The 17-year-old Duke center held his own against Team USA's stars.

Ryan Phillips
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Michael Phelps smiles, Friday, June 21, 2024, during the seventh day of the U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

Which U.S. Olympian Has Won the Most Gold Medals?

Karl Rasmussen
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Apr 28, 2021; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; A general aerial view of the downtown skyline and Cuyahoga River prior to the 2021 NFL Draft.

The 10 Strangest Cities Ever to Bid on the Olympic Games

Patrick Andres
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Jan 27, 2024; San Francisco, California, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (right) talk after the game at Chase Center. Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports

Camerawoman Captures Awesome Shot of Curry, LeBron, Tatum's Simultaneous Pregame Rituals

Tim Capurso
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Jan 1, 2024; Pasadena, CA, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban looks on before the game against the Michigan Wolverines in the 2024 Rose Bowl college football playoff semifinal game at Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Alabama Expected to Rename Playing Field at Bryant-Denny Stadium After Nick Saban

The Alabama Crimson Tide football program will rename the playing field at Bryant-Denny Stadium after former head coach Nick Saban.

Tim Capurso
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Jan 1, 2024; Pasadena, CA, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Jalen Milroe (4) is tackled by Michigan Wolverines defensive back Rod Moore (9) during overtime in the 2024 Rose Bowl college football playoff semifinal game at Rose Bowl.

2024-25 College Football Bowl Schedule: Full List of Games and Locations

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Georgia’s Kirby Smart Jokingly Compared Nick Saban to Darth Vader

Kristen Wong
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Jul 11, 2024; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Former Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and his wife Terry Saban arrive on the red carpet before the 2024 ESPYS at Dolby Theatre. Mandatory Credit: Kiyoshi Mio-USA TODAY Sports

Nick Saban Reveals What He Misses Most About Coaching

Mike McDaniel
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Jul 20, 2024; Ayrshire, SCT; Russell Henley walking up the the 13th hole during the third round of the Open Championship golf tournament at Royal Troon. Mandatory Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY Sports

Sam Burns vs. Russell Henley: British Open Round 4 Matchup Bets

Iain MacMillan
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Jul 18, 2024; Ayrshire, SCT; Xander Schauffele putts on the 12th green during the first round of the Open Championship golf tournament at Royal Troon. Mandatory Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY Sports

British Open Live Odds After Round 3: Xander Schauffele Leads Crowded Oddsboard Ahead of Final Round

Iain MacMillan
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Phil Mickelson made the cut at Royal Troon, a course he loves.

Phil Mickelson Offers a Few Thoughts on Joggers, Royal Troon and Tiger Woods

Bob Harig
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Justin Thomas walks to the 18th green during the first round of the British Open at Royal Troon.

Justin Thomas Shoots 14 Strokes Better on Front Nine Saturday at British Open

Madison Williams
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Cavan Sullivan during a game between the Philadelphia Union II and New England Revolution II on July 6, 2024.

MLS's Cavan Sullivan Becomes Youngest to Play in Major North American Sports League

Patrick Andres
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Angel City FC Becomes Most Valuable Women’s Sports Team After Landmark Deal

Kristen Wong
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Argentina midfielder Enzo Fernandez (24) reacts after a shot against Peru in the second half during the Copa America group stage.

Argentina's Enzo Fernandez Issues Apology Over Controversial Social Media Video

Karl Rasmussen
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Jul 4, 2024; Houston, TX, USA; Argentina's midfielder Enzo Fernández (24) attempts to controls the ball during the second half against Ecuador at NRG Stadium.

France Lodges FIFA Complaint Against Argentina After Instagram Live Video Controversy

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Cortez during weigh ins for UFC 274.

Tracy Cortez Cut Her Hair to Make Weight For UFC Fight Against Rose Namajunas

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