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Lance Stephenson is reportedly clashing with Hornets teammates. Will he get traded already?
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The 49ers were uncreative and embarrassing while blowing a 21-point lead, Ray Ratto writes.
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With fighting down across the NHL, players like Paul Bissonnette face the difficult truths about their place.
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Jay Blake lost his vision 17 years ago but it didn't stop him from becoming an NHRA crew chief.
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As the Bengals hit the homestretch, it's worth noting that Andy Dalton's playoff record is awful.
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Bernie Ecclestone and a German bank traded lawsuits over the sale of a stake in Formula One.
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As the Bruins' offense continues to struggle, coach Claude Julien says his team is being too cute.
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Rajon Rondo checked all the boxes in his Mavs debut, showing what he can do for his new team.
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WATCH: In a painfully hilarious moment, a man hit himself in the head with his own ball off the tee.
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No. 7 Villanova used a frantic late rally to force OT with Syracuse, eventually winning 82-77.
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Lindsey Vonn walked away from a super-G crash with only a minor right elbow injury on Sunday in France.
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Martin Škrtel's 97th minute header earned 10-man Liverpool a point against Arsenal at Anfield.
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