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Sources: Pelicans dismiss head coach Gentry

2 hours 20 min ago
The Pelicans have dismissed head coach Alvin Gentry after five seasons with the organization, sources told ESPN's Andrew Lopez and Adrian Wojnarowski.
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Bruins' Rask opts out ahead of Game 3 vs. Canes

2 hours 20 min ago
Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of the season hours before Game 3 against the Hurricanes.
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Rest of Reds-Pirates series ppd. after positive test

2 hours 20 min ago
The Reds, whose games vs. the Pirates on Saturday and Sunday have been postponed after a player tested positive for the coronavirus, have started the contact-tracing process to potentially isolate players who came into contact with the infected player.
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Source: Packers sign NT Clark to $70M extension

2 hours 20 min ago
Packers Pro Bowl nose tackle Kenny Clark will be the 12th-highest-paid defensive player in the NFL after signing a four-year, $70 million extension, a source told ESPN.
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Dillon tests positive, will miss Daytona road race

2 hours 20 min ago
Austin Dillon will sit out this week's race at the Daytona road course after testing positive for the coronavirus.
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Barca's humiliation was their own fault, yet they didn't see it coming

2 hours 20 min ago
The signs were there for all to see that something like the 8-2 thrashing from Bayern was headed Barcelona's way. But those in charge missed them.
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MS Dhoni announces international retirement

2 hours 20 min ago
Former captain brings the curtain down on one of the most storied careers in Indian cricket
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Six epic tales of NFL stars dominating in other sports

5 hours 20 min ago
A monumental dunk that halted a high school basketball game. A dive into a greenside pond that's become sacred tradition. Yep, Odell, TB12 and four other stars have left tales of their non-gridiron athletic feats across the country.
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NHL Playoffs Today: Blackhawks, Coyotes looking to dig out of 0-2 holes

5 hours 20 min ago
Saturday's four-game schedule could put a couple of teams down big. Get caught up on all the action here.
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Experts' picks for the West play-in and Round 1 of the NBA playoffs

5 hours 20 min ago
Our experts make their picks for the West play-in and every first-round series.
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Klopp wins PL Manager of the Season award

5 hours 20 min ago
Jurgen Klopp led Liverpool to their first league title in 30 years, and finished the season 18 points clear of second place.
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Sanllehi leaves Arsenal head of football role

6 hours 33 min ago
Raul Sanllehi, who has been at the club since 2018, will be replaced with managing director Vinai Venkatesham.
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Predictions: How this unique NBA play-in round will play out

11 hours 21 min ago
Our experts forecast how Memphis and Portland match up for Saturday's unique NBA play-in battle.
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Sources: Reds player positive; Sat. game in air

11 hours 21 min ago
A Cincinnati Reds player tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday, jeopardizing the team's game Saturday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, sources told ESPN.
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Cole earns 20th straight regular-season victory

11 hours 21 min ago
Gerrit Cole posted his 20th straight regular-season win on Friday, becoming the sixth pitcher to ever reach the mark. Only Carl Hubbell (24 straight wins) and Roy Face (22) have longer streaks in major league history.
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Will Cormier-Miocic 3 determine heavyweight GOAT? 10 former champs make the case

11 hours 21 min ago
Will the winner of Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic 3 be the greatest heavyweight of all time?
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Raiders' Gruden calls Mariota 'dazzling playmaker'

August 14, 2020 - 11:36pm
Derek Carr is the Las Vegas Raiders' starting quarterback, but coach Jon Gruden was excited with what he saw out of backup Marcus Mariota during practice on Friday.
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NBA play-in: Potential surprises and our predictions for Blazers-Grizzlies

August 14, 2020 - 11:36pm
Our experts forecast how Memphis and Portland match up for Saturday's unique NBA play-in battle.
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Divac out as Kings' GM; Dumars to assume role

August 14, 2020 - 8:36pm
Joe Dumars became the Kings' interim executive vice president of basketball operations after Vlade Divac announced Friday he was stepping down.
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Sources: SEC coaches irked by added opponents

August 14, 2020 - 8:36pm
SEC football coaches expressed anger and frustration on a conference call Friday over the conference's lack of clarity surrounding the process to determine each team's two additional opponents.
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