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Spring camp preview: Clemson, Texas and Big 10

Sports Illustrated's Colin Becht and Pete Mundo discuss the biggest storylines surrounding the Clemson Tigers, Texas Longhorns and more programs that have some big questions to answer when they open their spring practices.

Lakers shake-up: Magic is in charge after GM…

The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations

AP source: Matt Wieters, Nationals agree, pending…

A person familiar with the deal says free-agent catcher Matt Wieters has agreed to a $10.5 million contract for 2017 with the Washington Nationals, pending a physical

MLB may make unilateral rule changes for 2018

Major League Baseball intends give the players' association the required one-year advance notice that could allow management to unilaterally change the strike zone, install pitch clocks and limit trips to the pitcher's mound starting in 2018

Sammy Sosa compares himself to Jesus Christ

In a Skype interview with a former Chicago Cubs' media relations employee, Sosa compared himself to Jesus when defending himself against PED accusations.

Vail Resorts to buy Vermont's Stowe Mountain ski…

Colorado-based Vail Resorts says it's buying Vermont's Stowe Mountain ski resort for $50 million

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Once under fire, Pitino, Gophers surging toward…

Richard Pitino was hearing calls for his job at this time a year ago, when Minnesota was on its way to a school-worst two Big Ten victories

Alex Rodriguez says he is retired, has ‘ze…

Alex Rodriguez says he's not making a comeback to baseball and is happy in his role as a Guest Instructor for the Yankees.

Soccer star Abby Wambach gets engaged to…

Retired U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach has announced her engagement to Christian writer Glennon Doyle Melton

Ankiel says he drank vodka before starts to tame…

Rick Ankiel says he drank vodka before his first two starts in 2001 to quell anxiety after throwing five wild pitches in one inning during the previous season's playoffs

Trocheck's late goal lifts Panthers past Blues, 2…

Vincent Trocheck scored with just under 5 seconds remaining to lift the Florida Panthers to a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Monday night

Magic Johnson named Lakers' president of…

The Los Angeles Lakers fired general manager Mitch Kupchak on Tuesday and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations as the team sits near the bottom of the Western Conference.

Kings GM on Cousins trade: I had a better deal…

Sacramento general manager Vlade Divac headed into All-Star weekend convinced it was finally time to part ways with ultra-talented center DeMarcus Cousins

Former Derby, Preakness winner Charismatic dies

Former Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Charismatic has died at a thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky

Police searching for Clemson athletics department…

Authorities in Anderson County, S.C., are searching for Clemson's associate athletic director of planned giving after he was reported missing Monday afternoon.

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For Werth, 'whole thing kind of hangs' on deal's…

In many ways, the history of the Washington Nationals can be split into two segments, before Jayson Werth arrived and since he signed his $126-million, seven-year deal that expires after this season

How long should injured pro athletes get workers…

The Illinois Legislature is considering an unlikely subject _ should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn certain worker compensation benefits as long as other workers

Egypt high court upholds death sentence of 10 in…

Egypt's highest appeals court has upheld the death sentences against 10 people convicted over a soccer riot in 2012 that killed over 70 fans, becoming one of the world's deadliest soccer disasters

WVU's Huggins falls in apparent health scare…

West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins dropped to his knees on the court during the Mountaineers' game against Texas on Monday after he says his defibrillator went off.

Three Combine story lines to watch

The MMQB's Emily Kaplan takes a look at what to watch out for during the 2017 NFL Combine.

Report: Timberwolves, others teams inquire about…

The Minnesota Timberwolves and several other unnamed teams have reached out to the New York Knicks recently to discuss potential trades for Knicks guard Derrick Rose, reports ESPN.com's Ian Begley.

Report: Jaguars Agree to Trade Julius Thomas to…

The Jacksonville Jaguars will trade tight end Julius Thomas to the Miami Dolphins, the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports.

Vlade Divac Admitted Kings Had a Better Trade…

Vlade Divac defended the Kings' trade of DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday, saying that he decided to trade his star forward this weekend despite having a better offer last week.

Ex-WNBA player Candice Wiggins rips league's…

Former WNBA player Candice Wiggins says the league's culture is "very harmful" and adds that she was bullied throughout her career.

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USWNT star Carli Lloyd dishes on her 'unique…

New addition to Manchester City, Carli Lloyd, is excited about playing abroad.

High profile gymnasts come forward, claim abuse…

Three former elite U.S. gymnasts, have come forward saying they were sexually abused by a former team doctor for almost three decades.

Attorneys for Darrelle Revis say voice on tape…

The attorneys for Darrelle Revis says there’s no way the voice on the TMZ tape was their client's.