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Johnny Manziel Saga Takes Another Turn

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At this point, Johnny Manziel’s fall from grace is well documented, and widely known. It’s no secret that the former Texas A&M star and Cleveland Browns’ first-round pick has seen his life spiral downward rather quickly. On Friday, though, Manziel’s saga took a turn that is perhaps the strangest yet. A lawyer representing Manziel sent a text to the Associated ...

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Could Yankees break up dominant bullpen?

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The New York Yankees currently sit at 26-30 entering play on Monday, in fourth place in the AL East. The Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox have held control of the division for much of the early season, and the Toronto Blue Jays are not far behind the two front runners. With June now upon us, teams have to begin ...

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Conor McGregor Opens As Favorite For Rematch With Nate Diaz

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After months of often ridiculous rumors, high-stakes negotiations, and big-money meetings at over-priced restaurants, the rematch between featherweight king Conor McGregor and lightweight contender Nate Diaz has officially been rescheduled for UFC 202 on August 20th in Sin City. Announced during Saturday’s UFC 199, the second chapter of this cash-fueled conflict will allow both fighters to take advantage of a ...

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Los Angeles Dodgers Call Up Top Prospect Julio Urias

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The Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Thursday that the team’s top prospect, left handed pitcher Julio Urias, is getting the call to the Major Leagues. The Dodgers are expected to purchase on Friday the contract of LHP Julio Urias, who is scheduled to make his MLB debut Friday in New York. — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) May 26, 2016 Urias, ...

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Shawn Michaels to Support Penguins in Game 5

Sep 15, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Professional wrestler Shawn Michaels throws a ceremonial pass before the game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Dallas Cowboys at Arrowhead Stadium. Kansas City won the game 17-16. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports

Wrestling Superstar Headed to Game 5 The Pittsburgh Penguins are going to get some unexpected support when they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight. Maybe in the form of some “sweet chin music”. WWE wrestling legend Shawn Michaels will be in the building on Sunday to cheer on the Penguins after ...

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Patrik Laine: Ovechkin Superfan

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Laine Faces Childhood Idol Patrik Laine isn’t like most other 18-year-olds. No, he’s a sensational prospect from Finland who is probably a lock to go second overall in the upcoming NHL Draft, though some think he could even overtake assumed lock Auston Matthews, the future savior of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Then again, he’s kind of like other 18-year-olds. From his ...

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Brent Burns Having Masterful Season

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Burns Having Rare Season for Defenseman When talking about the top scoring defensemen in the NHL, the conversation usually turns to Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson and with good reason. After all, he did just lead the NHL in assists with 66 and finished tops among defensemen with 82 points, tied for fourth in the NHL. He is a generational ...

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Report: Los Angeles Angels to sign Tim Lincecum

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The Los Angeles Angels rotation is reportedly getting some reinforcement. Former Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum is close to a deal with the Angels, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, and Jon Heyman of MLB Network. Sources: Tim Lincecum closing in on a deal with the Angels. Giants and White Sox are out. — Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) May 16, ...

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Why You Should Root For the Blues

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Blues Should Be Earning Your Support We’re down to the Final Four of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs. That means there’s a pretty dang good chance that the team you root for has either been long-eliminated or honing their golf game since the start of the playoffs. So now that we’re down to the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Tampa Bay Lightning ...

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Ben Bishop “Day-to-Day”, Thought He Broke His Leg

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Bishop Thought Things Were Way Worse In Game 1’s 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins, Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop went down when his foot jammed into the goal post. It was a freak injury that resulted in him being carted off the ice on a stretcher. It was an also a moment where the goaltender was convinced he’d ...

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