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Phil Jackson Had to Go, but Knicks Owner James Dolan Remains Ultimate Problem - Bleacher Report
Christmas in June? That, at least, is certainly how fans of the New York Knicks feel as they wake up Wednesday morning and find on their phones the news, coming courtesy of ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne, that team president Phil Jackson will be stepping ...

NBA Free Agency 2017: Rumors and Predictions for Available Players - Bleacher Report
The 2017 NBA free-agency class has some big names but also a lot of uncertainty. There's no guarantee that some of the players listed below will even leave the teams they played for last season, regardless of the fact that some opted out of their ...

Gators sweep Tigers in College World Series finals - ESPN
OMAHA, Neb. -- Maybe this wasn't Florida coach Kevin O'Sullivan's best team. It is, however, his first national championship team. A year after the Gators went two games and out at the College World Series with a team seeded No. 1 and loaded with high ...

Marcus Smart endorses Celtics targeting Paul George, Gordon Hayward this offseason - Boston Herald
WALTHAM ? The Celtics' pursuit of Paul George remains essentially as described in Sunday's Herald, with the club hoping to parlay some of its assets into a trade for the Indiana All-Star while hoping to first reach agreement with free agent Gordon ...

The moments that turned Russell Westbrook into the league MVP - ESPN
What will likely endure from Russell Westbrook's 2016-17 season is the history -- the relentless assault on two NBA marks that seemed unreachable and unthinkable: putting up 42 triple-doubles in a season while averaging one throughout. But what ...

Brad Ausmus hasn't lost Detroit Tigers' clubhouse, but what more can he do? - Detroit Free Press
This isn't Brad Ausmus' fault. Oh, sure, he's the manager, and technically responsible for how the Detroit Tigers play, but he's not the reason they aren't playing well this season. That's not how baseball works. Which means replacing Ausmus at the ...

Rockets star James Harden pushing hard in Chris Paul pursuit, sources say - ESPN
The Houston Rockets have emerged as increasingly serious threats in the chase for soon-to-be free agent Chris Paul, according to league sources. The Rockets still have work to do in terms of clearing sufficient salary-cap space to make a representative ...

'Cyborg' will still fight at UFC 214, but opponent has changed - LA Daily News
Brazil's Cristiane Justino, known as ?Cris Cyborg,? will fight Megan Anderson on July 29 at Honda Center. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht/SCNG, file). By Brian Martin, LA Daily News. Posted: 06/27/17, 10:40 PM PDT | Updated: 3 hrs ago. # Comments. Just when ...

Cubs C Miguel Montero calls out SP Jake Arrieta for Nats' 7 stolen bases - ESPN
WASHINGTON -- After the Nationals stole seven bases on the Cubs on Tuesday night, Chicago catcher Miguel Montero put the blame squarely on his starting pitcher, Jake Arrieta. "That's the reason they were running left and right today, because they ...

John McEnroe: My Girls Don't Think I Can Beat Serena Williams - E! Online
Amid ongoing controversy and backlash surrounding the retired tennis star's recent comments about Serena Williams, McEnroe was offered the chance to address the situation further during a sit-down on The Late Show. While face to face with host Stephen ...

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