Athlete contracts

June 08, 2017 - 3:45 am
NBA-FINALS Warriors rally to take 3-0 lead over Cavs CLEVELAND (AP) — The Golden State Warriors are one win away from sweeping their entire NBA playoff schedule. The Warriors have a three-games-to-none lead in the finals after rallying in the fourth quarter for a 118-113 triumph over the Cavaliers...
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June 08, 2017 - 3:06 am
NEW YORK (AP) — When the WNBA's collective bargaining agreement runs out in a few years, an injury list or roster expansion will be one of the issues that the union discusses with the league. As it stands now, teams are hamstrung with what they can do with players who are hurt during the season. If...
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June 08, 2017 - 12:39 am
NBA-FINALS Warriors rally to take 3-0 lead over Cavs CLEVELAND (AP) — The Golden State Warriors are one win away from sweeping their entire NBA playoff schedule. The Warriors have a three-games-to-none lead in the finals after rallying in the fourth quarter for a 118-113 triumph over the Cavaliers...
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FILE - In this May 3, 2017, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Jean Segura connects for a two-run home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the fifth inning of a baseball game, in Seattle. The Mariners have agreed with shortstop Jean Segura on a new five-year contract that brings stability to what has been a position of flux for more than a decade. Terms of the contract were not released Wednesday, June 7, 2017, but reports have the deal being worth $70 million.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
June 07, 2017 - 9:15 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Jean Segura and the Mariners agreed Wednesday to a $70 million, five-year contract covering 2018-22, a deal that brings stability to a shortstop position in flux for more than a decade in Seattle. Segura is making $6.2 million this year and would have been eligible for free agency...
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June 07, 2017 - 8:39 pm
OKLAHOMA-STOOPS Stoops abruptly retires NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Bob Stoops had been the longest-tenured active head football coach. Not anymore. Stoops has retired after 18 seasons at Oklahoma. Stoops was 190-48 with the Sooners, winning 10 Big 12 titles and the 2000 national championship. The 56-year...
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June 07, 2017 - 8:13 pm
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Forward Tyler Toffoli has agreed to a three-year, $13.8 million contract extension with the Los Angeles Kings. The Kings announced the deal with the restricted free agent Wednesday. Toffoli had 16 goals and 18 assists in 63 games with the Kings last season. He has been...
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June 07, 2017 - 6:26 pm
OKLAHOMA-STOOPS Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops abruptly retires after 18 seasons NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Bob Stoops has decided to retire as Oklahoma's football coach after 18 seasons that included the 2000 national championship and 10 Big 12 Conference titles. Stoops says the time is right to conclude his...
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FILE - In this May 2, 2017, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Jean Segura is congratulated after scoring against the Los Angeles Angels during the third inning of a baseball game, in Seattle. The Mariners have agreed with shortstop Jean Segura on a new five-year contract that brings stability to what has been a position of flux for more than a decade. Terms of the contract were not released Wednesday, June 7, 2017, but reports have the deal being worth $70 million. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
June 07, 2017 - 5:08 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have agreed to a $70 million, five-year contract with shortstop Jean Segura covering 2018-22, a deal that brings stability to what has been a position of flux for more than a decade. Segura is making $6.2 million this year and would have been eligible for free...
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June 07, 2017 - 4:31 pm
NBA FINALS Tired talk: LeBron dunks idea he's worn out guarding Durant CLEVELAND (AP) — With Game 3 of the NBA Finals taking place tonight, LeBron James is dismissing the idea he's exhausted from guarding Kevin Durant. After the warp-speed Golden State Warriors overran the Cleveland Cavaliers in...
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FILE - In this Thursday, July 28, 2016 file photo, New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker runs a drill during NFL football training camp in Florham Park, N.J. The New York Jets are planning to trade or cut wide receiver Eric Decker, the latest move in what has been an offseason purge of veterans with big contracts. General manager Mike Maccagnan says Tuesday night, June 6, 2017 that if the Jets can’t deal Decker, they will move forward without him. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
June 06, 2017 - 7:48 pm
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets are planning to trade or cut wide receiver Eric Decker, the latest move in what has been an offseason purge of veterans with big contracts. General manager Mike Maccagnan says Tuesday night that if the Jets can't deal Decker, they will move forward...
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