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The Royals face an uphill climb after dropping Game 1 of the World Series. But Kansas City is not ready to panic. More | SF wins opener | Game 2: Ventura vs. Peavy | Giants' rarefied air | Shields buckles | Where's Timmy?
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Jeff Gordon's title hopes are still intact as he heads to Martinsville; a track he's dominated in his career.
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Johnny Manziel waits in the wings as Brian Hoyer starts to struggle. Should Cleveland make the move?
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A league source confirmed the NFL will not fine Luke Kuechly for making contact with an official Sunday.
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The Royals' World Series hopes rest on 23-year-old Yordano Ventura, who will start Game 2 for K.C.
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Georgia will apply on Wednesday to have Todd Gurley reinstated, the team announced.
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Bob McKenzie says the NHLPA is "entirely on board" with Slava Voynov's indefinite ban -- for now.
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NBA Owners voted against a reform to the draft lottery, meaning the system will stay the same.
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Rory McIlroy will skip events to prepare for trial in a legal dispute with his former management company.
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Few things can get fans out of their seats like a monster dunk and CBT lists the best dunkers on the docket.
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Johnny Weir and 1998 Olympic champion Tara Lipinski join Terry Gannon as NBC's new lead figure skating broadcast team.
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Antti Raanta wasn't even supposed to start, yet he led the Blackhawks to a shutout win over Philadelphia.
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