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Air Force Decides Not to Allow Football Players…

The Air Force Academy has decided to not allow football players to defer active duty for the NFL.

FIFA official Sheikh Ahmad resigning amid bribery…

FIFA Council member Sheikh Ahmad resigning amid bribery claims

LEADING OFF: Cubs, Red Sox show off trophies at…

LEADING OFF: Cubs, Red Sox show off World Series trophies at Fenway Park, Yankees going deep and deeper, Harper and Schwarber stuck in strikeout rut

Steelers draft cancer survivor James Conner in…

In one of the feel-good moments of the NFL Draft, the Steelers select cancer survivor James Connor in the third round.

Penguins chase Holtby, beat Capitals to take 2-0…

Phil Kessel scored twice, Sidney Crosby set up more goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins chased Braden Holtby on the way to a 6-2 victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 2 that gave them a commanding 2-0 lead in their second-round series

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Capitals replace Holtby in goal for 3rd period of…

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby was pulled before the third period of a 6-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 2 of their second-round series

The Bengals roll the dice and select Joe Mixon in…

The Cincinnati Bengals decided to roll the dice and select the controversial Joe Mixon in the second round of the NFL Draft.

Kemp homers 3 times, Braves beat Brewers 11-3

Matt Kemp homered three times and drove in five runs, helping the surging Atlanta Braves to an 11-3 win against the Milwaukee Brewers

Angels' winning streak comes to an end with 6-3…

AP Source: Nationals CF Eaton out for season with…

A person familiar with the situation says that Washington Nationals center fielder Adam Eaton will miss the rest of the season with a torn ligament in his left knee

The Browns select their quarterback, DeShone Kizer

The Cleveland Browns select Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer with the 52nd overall pick in the NFL Draft.

Pageau gets fourth goal in 2OT to lift Sens over…

Jean-Gabriel Pageau got his fourth goal of the game in the second overtime after scoring twice late in regulation, lifting the Ottawa Senators over the New York Rangers 6-5 in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals

Hi, Bye: Mariners newcomer makes big league debut…

For the record, Seattle Mariners newcomer Boog Powell has now made his major league debut. Just don't look for any stats to prove it.

Dalvin Cook selected by Vikings with 41st pick

Former Florida State running back Dalvin Cook was selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the second round of the NFL Draft.

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Last pick of draft far from irrelevant: Kelly…

Following an impromptu rendition of "Fly Eagles Fly" by former Philadelphia star safety Brian Dawkins, it was the ground game that got lots of attention in the fourth round of the NFL draft

British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out…

British boxing star Anthony Joshua knocks out Klitschko in an action-packed heavyweight title brawl

The Latest: SEC's 53 draft picks lead all…

The Latest on the NFL draft: With 53 players taken, SEC leads all conferences for 11th straight year

Report: Larry Bird stepping down as Pacers…

Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird will step down from his position, reports The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Bengals getting backlash over drafting RB Joe…

The Bengals are feeling a backlash against their decision to draft running back Joe Mixon, who punched a woman in the face while at Oklahoma

Japan's Haru Nomura keeps leads in wind at LPGA…

Japan's Haru Nomura keeps leads in wind at LPGA in Texas despite double bogey

Nike, Under Armour, Adidas all pass on deal with…

According to ESPN, the three major shoe companies of Adidas, Nike and Under Armour have all passed on signing Lonzo Ball to any type of deal before the NBA Draft.

Back home, Preds eager to rebound off 1st…

Winning the Stanley Cup requires 16 victories each postseason, and the Nashville Predators started better than any team in these playoffs by winning their first five

Bayern Munich wins record 5th straight Bundesliga…

Bayern Munich wins record 5th straight Bundesliga title with 6-0 thrashing of Wolfsburg

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Sharapova's return ends in semifinal defeat to…

Sharapova's return ends in semifinal defeat to Mladenovic in Stuttgart

Roger Goodell pours cold water on idea of allowed…

Roger Goodell went on ESPN Radio on Friday morning and made it clear that he is not in favor of allowing marijuana use in the National Football League.

Chris Paul wills Clippers to deciding Game 7…

The opening round of the NBA playoffs is down to the Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Clippers, the only series to be extended to seven games