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Argentina Fans Dream About World Cup Trophy

Argentina Fans Dream About World Cup Trophy

Soccer-obsessed Argentines awoke to the sound of banging drums and a sea of national flags waving from... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Padres Interview Intriguing G.M. Candidate

Padres Interview Intriguing G.M. Candidate

The Padres have so far interviewed eight candidates for their open General Manager job. Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Ravens Player Arrested at Towson Restaurant

Ravens Player Arrested at Towson Restaurant

Baltimore County police said they were called to the Green Turtle restaurant on York Road after 9 Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Report: Wizards to Sign Paul Pierce

Report: Wizards to Sign Paul Pierce

The veteran forward is on his way to Washington. Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Dwyane Wade:

Dwyane Wade: "LeBron Made the Right Decision"

Dwyane Wade released a statement Saturday to address LeBron James leaving the Miami Heat for the... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Aussie Olympic Swimmer Ian Thorpe Reveals He Is Gay

Aussie Olympic Swimmer Ian Thorpe Reveals He Is Gay

Five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Ian Thorpe for the first time publicly confirmed that he is gay during... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
Brewers' Segura Leaves After 9-Month-Old Son Died

Brewers' Segura Leaves After 9-Month-Old Son Died

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright knew how tough it was for the Milwaukee Brewers to play Saturday... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Pau Gasol Tweets He Will Play for Chicago Bulls

Pau Gasol Tweets He Will Play for Chicago Bulls

Hours after several reports surfaced that Carmelo Anthony will be re-signing with the New York Knicks, Pau... Read »

Jul 13, 2014
Netherlands Beats Host Brazil 3-0 to Finish 3rd in World Cup

Netherlands Beats Host Brazil 3-0 to Finish 3rd in World Cup

Robin van Persie and Daley Blind scored early goals to help give the Netherlands a 3-0 win over host Brazil in... Read »

Jul 12, 2014
D.C. a Longshot to Host Olympics -- Just Like Everywhere Else

D.C. a Longshot to Host Olympics -- Just Like Everywhere Else

Sports-event management veteran Bill Knight ways in on D.C.'s chances of hosting the 2024 Olympics. Read »

Jul 12, 2014
No More Tailgating at Nats Park

No More Tailgating at Nats Park

The Washington Nationals put the brakes on tailgating. Read »

Jul 12, 2014
I Know Why LeBron Is Going Back to Cleveland

I Know Why LeBron Is Going Back to Cleveland

Today I woke up to a text from my aunt: “Lebron is back!!!” As a native Clevelander, I can’t help but rejoice... Read »

Jul 12, 2014
Interactive: LeBron James' Numbers Don't Lie

Interactive: LeBron James' Numbers Don't Lie

Four years after their messy breakup, James is coming back to the Cavaliers. Read »

Jul 25, 2014
LeBron's Cleveland Move Triggers Support, Snark

LeBron's Cleveland Move Triggers Support, Snark

LeBron James on Friday told Sports Illustrated that he is returning home to the Cleveland Cavaliers after four years... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
LeBron James:

LeBron James: "I'm Coming Home" to Cleveland

LeBron James' latest decision is in: He's returning to Cleveland. Ending a saga that had the NBA virtually at... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
LeBron James to Sign With Cleveland Cavaliers

LeBron James to Sign With Cleveland Cavaliers

Free agent superstar LeBron James will bring his two NBA championships and four NBA MVPs back to Cleveland,... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
As LeBron Decides, Miami and Cleveland Wait

As LeBron Decides, Miami and Cleveland Wait

When it comes to LeBron James, all that's certain is this: One fan base is about to feel scorned, and other is about... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
Babe Ruth's First Home Run Ball to Be Auctioned

Babe Ruth's First Home Run Ball to Be Auctioned

The first ball Babe Ruth hit over the fence in Yankee Stadium and his 1918 contract with the Boston Red Sox... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
World Cup Semis Each Seen by More Than 12M in US

World Cup Semis Each Seen by More Than 12M in US

The World Cup semifinals each were seen by an average of more than 12 million viewers in the United States on... Read »

Jul 11, 2014
Nats Down 2 Games to 1 in Battle of the Beltways

Nats Down 2 Games to 1 in Battle of the Beltways

Steve Pearce homered and scored twice to help Wei-Yin Chen earn his ninth victory, and the Baltimore Orioles... Read »

Jul 10, 2014
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