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Share this: The Washington Wizards squandered a golden opportunity to even their NBA Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Boston Celtics. The Wizards held a lead as large as 14 points in Game 2 at TD Garden on Tuesday night and even went up six with three minutes remaining in regulation. But, the Celtics roared …

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Share this: Reuben Foster was viewed as a top-tier talent heading into the 2017 NFL Draft, but his nagging shoulder injury reportedly affected his draft stock. Foster, who was selected No. 31 overall by the San Francisco 49ers, had surgery on his right rotator cuff, which raised major red flags for some teams. “Foster’s right shoulder …

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Share this: Whether you love or hate ESPN’s “First Take,” the show usually serves its main purpose — getting you to watch/talk about it. But perhaps you’ll have a slightly different view of the popular show that “embraces debate” after reading what host Molly Qerim had to say about it. “The show is fearless,” Qerim said …

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Share this: Fernando Alonso got his first taste of the oval at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Wednesday — and now he knows how Randy Johnson felt in 2001. The two-time Formula One champion took his first lap of the 2 1/2-mile oval, and during the test run his McLaren-Honda had an unfortunate encounter with a wayward bird. Much …

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Share this: Even though Formula One is in the middle of an off week, all eyes in the racing world are on Fernando Alonso as he prepares to race in the Indianapolis 500. And that’s apparently making Renault Sport F1 Team a little jealous. Every week, Renault participates in what it calls #WallpaperWednesday by tweeting …

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Share this: Dustin Pedroia returns to a familiar spot for the Boston Red Sox in Wednesday night’s game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park. The Red Sox second baseman has hit in the No. 6 hole in the lineup for the past five games, but he returns to the leadoff spot Wednesday night. Shortstop …

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Share this: Catching is one of the most difficult positions in baseball. It requires a sharp eye, a powerful arm and cat-like reflexes. And one kid in Tennessee is doing all of that with one arm. Luke Terry lost his right arm when he was 19 months old after contracting E. coli. Luke’s mother, Dana …

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Share this: NASCAR has been dealing with low attendance and fluctuating TV ratings for a while now, and Denny Hamlin believes he knows why. The Joe Gibbs Racing driver finished third in the Toyota Owners 400 on Sunday behind Joey Logano and Bard Keselowski, but there weren’t as many people watching at Richmond International Raceway …

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Share this: Adam Jones recently shed light on an important issue in Major League Baseball. But his mission is far from over. The Baltimore Orioles outfielder has spoken out against racism in baseball after he said he was the subject of racist taunts Monday night during a game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway …

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by Zack Cox on Wed, May 3, 2017 at 2:26PM 2,929 Share this: The NFL Players Association on Wednesday released its ranking of the top 50 best-selling player merchandise, and the New England Patriots were well-represented. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and tight end Rob Gronkowski both ranked among the top 10 — at No. 3 …

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