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Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Trump’s travel ban: “America is created by immigrants”

Earnhardt, like many others in the sports world, takes issues with the travel ban. Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports Many sports figures have already spoken out against Donald Trump’s travel ban, and you can add NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. to ...

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Report: Vigneault earns 2-year extension from Rangers

The New York Rangers have reportedly signed head coach Alain Vigneault to a two-year extension, running his contract with the organization through 2019-20, according to Larry Brooks of the New York Post. Vigneault, whose deal was set to expire at ...

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Sporting KC brings Soony Saad back on two-year deal

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Sporting Kansas City has signed forward Soony Saad to a two-year contract, reuniting the Lebanese forward with the Major League Soccer club. The deal includes an option for the 2019 season and was announced Monday by ...

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Mavs' Carlisle: 'We're a s— team, but we're an underrated s— team'

Don’t sleep on the Dallas Mavericks, even though they’ve been one of the worst teams in the NBA. Dallas followed up a surprising win Sunday versus the San Antonio Spurs with a 104-97 victory over the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers. ...

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Julio Jones: Matt Ryan does not need ring to be ‘elite’

Oct 4, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan (2) talks to wide receiver Julio Jones (11) on the field prior to the game against the Houston Texans at the Georgia Dome.  USA TODAY Sports Julio Jones provided ...

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Wife of Sean Rodriguez shares updates after car crash

Sep 4, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop Sean Rodriguez (3) reacts after hitting a double against the Milwaukee Brewers during the second inning at PNC Park.  Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Giselle Rodriguez, the wife of Atlanta Braves infielder ...

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'Cars 3' star Wilson named Daytona 500 grand marshal

The Associated Press January 20, 2017 1:55am Action Images / Crispin Thruston DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Ka-chow! Owen Wilson is set to lend his voice to one of racing’s biggest events, this time as the grand marshal for the Daytona ...

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Ryan McDonagh makes clutch kick save to preserve All-Star win for Metro

The Metropolitan division took home the NHL All-Star Game victory on Sunday, as well as the $ 1 million prize that comes with it. However, that may not have been the case without the late-game heroics Ryan McDonagh. The New York ...

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Report: LA Galaxy closing in on Marseille winger Romain Alessandrini

The LA Galaxy are reportedly close to completing a move for Marseille winger Romain Alessandrini, with the two sides currently negotiating a transfer fee, according to Jeff Carlisle of ESPN FC. The Galaxy are reportedly looking to pay between $ ...

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The Week That Was, By The Numbers

20,000 — LeBron James became the fourth active NBA player to score at least 20,000 points for one franchise, joining Dirk Nowitzki (Mavs), Paul Pierce (Celtics) and Dwyane Wade (Heat). 591 — Marc Gasol scored 42 points on Wednesday, becoming ...

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