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Fans react while watching the broadcast of the Golden State Warriors playing the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 of the NBA Finals, at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., Friday, June 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Josh Edelson)
June 08, 2018 - 11:32 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on the NBA Finals from Game 4 (all times local): 11:30 p.m. The Warriors have romped to their second straight NBA championship, beating Cleveland 108-85 to finish a four-game sweep. It's the third title in four years for the Warriors and the second one they won in...
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Atlanta Falcons safety Quincey Mauger clowns around with defensive end Takkarist McKinley during an NFL football practice Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Flowery Branch, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
May 30, 2018 - 6:39 pm
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Matt Ryan barked out a play, took the snap and zipped a pass to the receiver who played his college ball at Alabama. Nope, it wasn't Julio Jones. He's sitting out the team's voluntary offseason program. So it was Calvin Ridley — a first-round draft pick from the Crimson...
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In this April 17, 2018 photo, customers are reflected in a picture of Lionel Messi at the VIP restaurant owned by Lionel Messi's family in his hometown of Rosario, Argentina. In Messi's hometown, where there are no statues or museums in honor of the soccer idol, everyone seems to agree: the Messi's are a humble, decent family; Lionel was a good kid, and he only cared about one thing only: the soccer ball. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
May 28, 2018 - 5:20 pm
ROSARIO, Argentina (AP) — Right before kickoff, the plasma TVs were still tuned to a tennis match on mute instead of the Barcelona game at a nearly empty bar owned by Lionel Messi's family in his Argentina hometown. The only clue at the bar were some photos of Messi. No one seemed to care about the...
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Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia celebrates in a pool after winning the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix, at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
May 28, 2018 - 3:35 am
SYDNEY (AP) — Two drivers from Down Under — thousands of miles apart and even further from home — unexpectedly found themselves parked together atop the motor racing world after winning the two biggest races in the sport Sunday. Just hours after Daniel Ricciardo won the Monaco Formula One Grand...
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FILE - In this May 4, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) runs a drill during rookie minicamp at the NFL football team's training camp facility in Berea, Ohio. A person familiar with the decision says the Browns will appear on HBO's "Hard Knocks" this season. Coming off a historic 0-16 season, the Browns were chosen after declining the opportunity several times, said the person who spoke Thursday, May 17, to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
May 17, 2018 - 6:34 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Ready or not, the Cleveland Browns are getting their close-up. Coming off a historic, dismal 0-16 season, the Browns have been chosen to appear on HBO's popular "Hard Knocks" series that gives NFL fans a behind-the-scenes look at training camp. The Browns have turned down previous...
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April 20, 2018 - 6:56 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Globe has placed columnist Kevin Cullen on paid leave as an examination of his work is conducted. The newspaper said Friday it's asking a third party to conduct the probe but didn't detail what prompted it. The Globe was awarded a 2014 Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of the...
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FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2017, file photo, Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald watches his players warm up before the Music City Bowl NCAA college football game against Kentucky, in Nashville, Tenn. College Football Hall of Fame member Pat Fitzgerald was an All-America linebacker at Northwestern and has been head coach there since 2006. He fit the category of star player and student, and he now gets to work with similar youngsters, the vast majority of whom won't be heading to the pros. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
April 20, 2018 - 12:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Football is complicated. Life is more so. The charge for universities is to prepare students for whatever comes after they graduate. At least that is the mission statement. At places such as Northwestern and Stanford, it certainly rings true. When those students are football players...
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April 03, 2018 - 2:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A symphony debuting this week both captures and celebrates the distinctive sounds and sizzle of Philadelphia, from veteran radio announcer Merrill Reese's call of the Eagles' Super Bowl victory to a cook chopping steak on the grill at one of this city's iconic cheesesteak joints...
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FILE - In this July 15, 2013, file photo, broadcaster and voice of the New York Yankees Michael Kay participates in a discussion panel during the Breakfast of Champions event at the Gramercy Park Hotel in New York. Kay will receive the Vin Scully Award for excellence in sports broadcasting from WFUV Radio, the station based at Fordham University announced Wednesday, March 28, 2018. (John Minchillo/AP Images for The Legacy Agency via AP, File)
March 28, 2018 - 6:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Kay will receive the Vin Scully Award for excellence in sports broadcasting from WFUV Radio. The station based at Fordham University made the announcement on Wednesday. Ted Koppel will receive the Charles Osgood Award for excellence in broadcast journalism. The 90-year-old...
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March 27, 2018 - 7:16 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Padres demanded an apology from media company Entercom and said they are considering their options in dealing with their new flagship radio station after a talk show host tweeted a promo that the team said was "offensive, insensitive and completely unacceptable."...
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