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Van Gaal unsure if De Gea will still be at United on Tuesday

Louis van Gaal "does not know" if David De Gea will still be a Man United player on Tuesday - with the Spanish window due to shut on Monday. Van Gaal insisted 10 days ago that De Gea would not be leaving the club, despite the Spain international banished to the sidelines this season amid strong interest from Real Madrid so far this season. However, Van Gaal's stance appeared to soften...
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Giroud: Benzema would have been good addition at Arsenal

Olivier Giroud says Karim Benzema would have been a good addition for Arsenal this summer, but admits the Gunners are unlikely to sign him. Benzema has been constantly linked with a move to Emirates throughout the summer, but appeared to bring speculation to an end last Monday after reiterating his happiness at Real Madrid. While Giroud admits a move for Benzema remains unlikely...
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'No Red Devils contact' over Cillessen, according to Overmars

Manchester United have made "no contact" with Ajax over rumored goalkeeping target Jasper Cillessen, according to club chief Marc Overmars. Doubts remain over the goalkeeping situation at Old Trafford, with David De Gea thought to be edging ever closer to a move to Real Madrid before the Spanish transfer deadline at midnight on Monday. With Victor Valdes frozen out by manager Louis...
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Man United open talks with Monaco's teenage striker Martial

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Manchester United have opened talks with Monaco over a £36m deal for teenage striker Anthony Martial. Paris Saint-Germain have dismissed an enquiry from Chelsea for Brazilian defender Marquinhos. Ronald...
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Braves fly U.S. flag at half-staff in honor of fan killed in fall

  The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Mary Beth Hauptle, an investigator with the Fulton County Medical Examiner, identified the victim as Gregory K. Murrey, 60, of Alpharetta, Georgia. Murrey was pronounced...
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Goodell, Brady due to face off in court again Monday (VIDEO)

  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady are expected back in a New York courtroom after failing to settle the "Deflategate" case. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman told both sides they will need to appear in federal court Monday morning for a status conference in the case. The case centers on the legality of the NFL's suspension of Brady...
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Saints honor Katrina victims, NOLA on field and with special video

With the NFL regular season less than two weeks from kickoff, the hearts and minds in New Orleans have very much been focused on the past in recent weeks, marking the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Perhaps no entity is more closely associated with Katrina -- both good and bad -- than the Saints. The team’s home field, the Superdome, was where thousands took refuge and six...
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PJ party! Cubs don one-piece jammies for flight home

LOS ANGELES — When the Cubs wrapped up their six-game West Coast trip, it was time for manager Joe Maddon and the club to break out the pajamas. PJs for the Cubbies? Yep. The plan was set in place before Sunday night's 2-0 victory, a no-hitter by Jake Arrieta at Dodger Stadium. Maddon had no idea the PJ theme party would turn into a celebration of the no-no Arrieta tossed moments...
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Flores helps Mets surge in fascinating deadline postscript

For the New York Mets, August has been like a dream, and nothing sums up their charmed life better than the saga of Wilmer Flores. On July 29, reports surfaced that Flores was being traded in a deal that would bring Carlos Gomez to the Mets. An emotional Flores wiped tears from his eyes on the field, but the trade was never completed. Since that night, the Mets have gone 20-9, and...
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Lynx happy to see August end after struggling this month

NEW YORK (AP) The Minnesota Lynx came into the season as the prohibitive favorite to win their third WNBA championship in five seasons. Acquiring Olympian Sylvia Fowles in late July did nothing to change that. Yet August hasn't been kind to the Lynx, who are just 8-6 since trading for Fowles. ''We're still just trying to get everything going,'' Maya Moore said after the team lost...
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Weekend Sports In Brief

BASEBALL LOS ANGELES (AP) Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and second against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night. Arrieta (17-6) became the first 17-game winner in the big leagues by throwing baseball's third no-hitter in less than three weeks. Astros right-hander Mike Fiers blanked the NL...
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After coming so close, Arrieta notches his 1st no-hitter

LOS ANGELES (AP) Jake Arrieta had been building toward this moment. He'd come achingly close to holding opponents hitless three times last year in a breakout season with the Chicago Cubs. Finally, it happened. And near Hollywood, no less. Arrieta threw the second no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night. He struck out a...
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Day wins The Barclays in another runaway

EDISON, N.J. (AP) Jason Day, so poor as a kid that he shopped at a store where he stuffed as much used clothing as he could into a bag for $5, is trying not to think about the potential of a $10 million bonus for winning the FedEx Cup. That's still four weeks away. Day, so cocksure as a teenager that he talked about being No. 1 even before he was a PGA Tour rookie, is trying to...
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Low blow: Hurricanes announce potential starting RB Edwards out for season

  Miami has lost running back Gus Edwards for the season, an announcement that came Sunday night and with the Hurricanes less than a week removed from their opener. The news was revealed as the Hurricanes released their first depth chart of the season. Edwards -- who was a strong candidate to be the starter -- was injured in a scrimmage Aug. 22 and was in a walking boot last week...
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Goodell, Brady due in court for 'Deflategate' case

NEW YORK (AP) NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady are expected back in a New York courtroom after failing to settle the ''Deflategate'' case. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman told both sides they will need to appear in federal court Monday morning for a status conference in the case. The case centers on the legality of the NFL's suspension...
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Reds-Cubs Preview

Jake Arrieta's no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers came at the perfect time for the Chicago Cubs. Kyle Hendricks would probably settle for a quality start. Hendricks looks to end his struggles as the Cubs host the slumping Cincinnati Reds on Monday night. Arrieta delivered the Cubs' first no-hitter since Carlos Zambrano in 2008 in Sunday's 2-0 win. Striking out 12, he helped...
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Colts activate OL Donald Thomas from PUP list

After a year on the sidelines, Donald Thomas is back at practice with the Indianapolis Colts.  The team activated the veteran guard from the physically unable to perform list on Friday, clearing the way for him to rejoin the team for the first time since last season's training camp. The 29-year-old Thomas, who signed with the Colts in 2013, has had a difficult time staying healthy...
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Giants-Dodgers Preview

Engaged in a tight race atop the NL West, the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants have plenty more than just their longtime rivalry to play for over the final seven meetings. The first-place Dodgers try to bounce back after getting no-hit for the second time in 10 days, while the Giants look to close the gap in the division race Monday night at Dodger Stadium. Although Los...
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Desperate for October (and cash) Indians owner looking for investor

  Indians owner Paul Dolan is looking for a minority investment partner for his franchise. He needs a new team president as well. Dolan, who has had primary control of the Indians since 2013, hired a New York-based investment broker several months ago to help him find a minority owner for the ballclub, which has struggled to stay competitive in a sport without a salary cap in a...
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Lawrie not opposed to shifting around infield with A's

When the Oakland Athletics acquired Brett Lawrie from the Toronto Blue Jays in the Josh Donaldson trade, he joined the club as a third baseman. However, he's also played some time at second base this season with Oakland, especially recently after the club brought in Danny Valencia on a waiver claim.  When asked by Joe Stiglich of CSN Bay Area over the weekend about his ability to...
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Marcus Mariota may sit out Titans' preseason finale

Tennessee Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt said Saturday the team is considering holding rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota out of the team's preseason finale Thursday against the Minnesota Vikings."He's had a good preseason, he's making a lot of progress, and we feel good about where he's going," Whisenhunt said, per the Tennessean. "So you could look at it as another opportunity...
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Pa. Little Leaguers get heroes' welcome upon return home

  The victory went to Tokyo, but members of Lewisberry's Red Land Little League team returned to their small community as hometown champions, escorted by police, firefighters and EMS crews. Red Land lost 18-11 to the Kitasua Little League Sunday in the final game of the 2015 Little League World Series championship in South Williamsport. But residents' pride and the thrill of being...
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Gus Bradley: Jaguars DE Marks faces 'uphill battle' to play Week1

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley said Saturday that defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks, who is working is his way back from a torn ACL in his right knee, may not be ready to play in time for the team's Sept. 13 season-opener against the Carolina Panthers. Marks, who was injured in last season's finale against the Houston Texans on Dec. 28, is currently on the physically...
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NYC's first fan: A ballgame with Mayor Bill de Blasio

NEW YORK (AP) He sat in the upper deck, basically unrecognized amid a sea of happy baseball fans. He let out a cheer when the best hitter on his favorite team smoked a home run and diligently scanned the out-of-town scoreboard to consider playoff implications. And he waited his turn in the long Citi Field men's room line, just one more fan spending a hot summer day watching the...
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WR Walters pushing for roster spot with Jaguars

Veteran wide receiver Bryan Walters used another strong performance in Jacksonville's preseason loss to the Detroit Lions last Friday to make his case for a roster spot. Walters, who signed as free agent in the offseason from the the Seattle Seahawks, leads the Jaguars in receiving through the first three games, with 10 catches for 102 yards. With the season-ending injury to Arrelious...
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