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The House That P.J. Tucker Built: Inside the Sneaker Loft

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When it comes to sneakers, you won’t find anyone more calculated than P.J. Tucker. The Houston Rockets forward managed to bring 91 pairs of sneakers to Orlando for the NBA’s restart and the collection has already grown to 110. “I packed the sneakers in all different ways. I had some......
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The Rockets Remain One of the Most Interesting Teams In the Bubble

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Every weekday, SI’s Chris Mannix will check-in with his Bubble Bits, a quick hit on something notable from inside the NBA’s campus LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – · So what to make of Houston? The Rockets are 2-0 in this resumed season, following a wildly entertaining overtime thriller against Dallas......
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ESPN Gets It Right With Expected ‘Monday Night Football’ Booth

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Jimmy Traina 1. If the reports from over the weekend are true, your new Monday Night Football broadcast team for the 2020 season (if there is a 2020 season), will be Steve Levy, Brian Griese and Louis Riddick. This is an......
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College Football and NCAA Face Reckoning from Student Athletes

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Transfer Priorities: Sancho, Depth on Man United’s Docket

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This is the fourth in a series assessing Premier League teams and their transfer priorities for the summer. Read more on Arsenal and its progression under Mikel Arteta, how Tottenham must rebuild on a budget under Jose Mourinho and why Chelsea has the look of a team going all in. Manchester United......
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Five Biggest Takeaways From the NBA’s Re-Opening So Far

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Sports Illustrated - MMA

Orioles Showing How Anything Can Happen in a Snack-Sized Season

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Matt Martell If the season ended today, the Orioles would be a playoff team. Yeah, you read that right. This weekend, Baltimore swept the Rays, the preseason darling of the abbreviated season, to pull into second place in the AL......
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MMQB: 2020 Training Camp Makes Roster Building Harder

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Jets Coach: Tkachuk Hit on Scheifele Was ‘Filthy, Disgusting’

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Ken Campbell, The Hockey News It’s pretty clear that without Mark Scheifele and Patrik Laine in their lineup, the Winnipeg Jets have a far better chance of landing the first pick and Alexis Lafreniere in the draft than they do......
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Suzuki, Price Power Canadiens Past Penguins in Game 1

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A Surprising Rookie and Too Many Mistakes Have Blackhawks Up Over Oilers

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When explaining the reasons for his team losing Game 1 of its play-in series against the Chicago Blackhawks, Edmonton Oilers coach Dave Tippett had no shortage of reasons, but focused on one in particular. “We made too many mistakes,” Tippett said. And he was right about that, starting with the......
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Why Hundreds of Pac-12 Players Are Prepared to Skip the Season

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Rohan Nadkarni As discussions continue among conference leaders about how to best carry out a college football season during a pandemic that’s cost over 145,000 American lives and counting, one group has notably been absent from the conversation in an......
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Manfred’s Bluff to End Season Further Exposes MLB’s Issues

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Wild’s Matt Dumba Kneels After Speech on Social Justice

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Arsenal Ends Season on a High Note With FA Cup Win Over Chelsea

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Talk ‘N Shop A Mania Brings Comedy to Pay-Per-View Wrestling

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Justin Barrasso Three-and-a-half months ago, despite turning a high profit, WWE cut costs, releasing over two dozen performers. Those primarily affected were the talent not involved in major storylines. But it also affected Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows, who were......
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Celtics’ Smart Calls Out Refs for Overturning Giannis Foul

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Bubble Bits: Celtics Keep Kemba on the Sideline in Crunch Time

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Chris Mannix Every weekday, SI’s Chris Mannix will check-in with his Bubble Bits, a quick hit on something notable from inside the NBA’s campus LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – One possession game, four minutes to play and Boston’s most accomplished......
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How Does MLB Move Forward?

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Just nine days into playing baseball amid a pandemic, Major League Baseball is beginning to accept the possibility that not all teams will play the full complement of 60 games in 66 days. Playoff spots could be decided by winning percentage over an unlike number of games, provided teams reach......
Sports Illustrated - NCAA Football

MLB Must Choose: A Legitimate Season, or a Safe One

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