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Column: Friction in Formula 1 can help lift the sport

LONDON -- Friction in Formula One and ongoing negativity has created instability that affects companies pumping money into the sport, according to a director of the motorsport series. But Martin Sorrell, who is also chief executive of advertising giant WPP, told The Associated Press that public disputes over the state of F1 could in fact help to make the sport more commercially attractive...
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Kevin Love bears his birthday suit in ESPN magazine's body issue (PHOTO)

Kevin Love hasn't had a lot of privacy these days.First, we saw pictures of him poolside with LeBron James, and then we saw how much money he'd be making after reports of his big contract extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers.But now, we see it all. Everything but the sacred fruit, anyway. Look at Love posing, adorned with nothing but what his mother gave him, for ESPN magazine...
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Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory subdued by Austin Dillon's wild wreck

Obviously, Dale Earnhardt Jr. was pleased to win Monday morning's Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. The victory was Earnhardt's second of the season and moved him to second in points behind only Kevin Harvick. But in his post-race interview in the Daytona Infield Media Center, what was foremost on Earnhardt's mind wasn't his victory, but the horrifying last-lap crash...
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Power Rankings: Watch out AL West! Angels finally wake up

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Why LSU will win the SEC in 2015

The LSU Tigers are coming off an 8-5 record, tying Les Miles' worst record at LSU from 2008, and yet several positive signs are in place for one of the most talented teams in the nation this season. That being said, can the Tigers rebound and win the SEC? Ron Higgins of NOLA.com certainly thinks they can. He broke down his rational like this:Leonard FournetteThe legend of Fournette...
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Barcelona announce completed deal for Arda Turan from Atletico Madrid

Barcelona has completed a 41 million euro ($45.4 million ) deal to bring Atletico Madrid star Arda Turan to Camp Nou. The Turkey international confirmed earlier this summer that he would not be extending his stay with the 2014 Liga champion and had been linked with a number of Europe's top clubs. However, Barca emerged as the clear favorite for his signature in recent days and has...
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Hungarian lawmakers back Budapest's 2024 Olympic bid

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) Hungarian lawmakers have voted in support of a bid by the capital city of Budapest to host the 2024 Summer Games. The bid has already received the backing of the Hungarian Olympic Committee and the Budapest city council, with the government's approval expected soon. The resolution presented by Prime Minister Viktor Orban's Fidesz party and its Christian Democrat...
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Larry Mac would like to see the July Daytona race return to its roots

Obviously we had a pretty wild Sunday night race that ended in the early morning hours of Monday. Now let's be clear, I love night races. With that said, when talking about the July race at Daytona, there is a reason we used to run this race at 10 a.m. or 11 a.m. in the morning. It's July in Florida and for the most part the weather is going to impact things in the afternoon and...
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English FA apology for tweet about Women's World Cup team

LONDON (AP) The English Football Association apologized for a tweet it subsequently deleted about its Women's World Cup team which prompted criticism across social media on Monday. After England returned from its third-place finish in Canada, the FA wrote on Twitter on Monday: ''Our Lionesses go back to being mothers, partners and daughters today, but they have taken on another...
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Rockies' Jorge De La Rosa records 1,000 K's

The milestones keep on coming for Rockies pitcher Jorge De La Rosa this season. On Sunday, De La Rosa recorded his 1,000th career strikeout. Earlier this season he actually became the Rockies franchise leader in strikeouts when he punched out his 774th batter as a Rockie. Last month he also became the Rockies’ all-time franchise leader in wins when he picked up win No. 73 with...
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Pistons, Reggie Jackson ink monster deal

Five years, $80 million.Even with the expected jump in the salary cap, that seems like a lot of NBA money for Reggie Jackson. The Detroit Pistons have spent it, though, and now Jackson is a part of their core for the long haul.After stumbling through his opening weeks as the Pistons' starting point guard after a midseason trade from the Oklahoma City Thunder, Jackson finished the...
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US enjoys 1 final title celebration before leaving Canada

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Megan Rapinoe strolled around taking selfies, occasionally sipping bubbly with her teammates and trying to balance the Women's World Cup championship trophy on her head. A day after the United States claimed its third Women's World Cup title, the party was still going on in Vancouver on Monday. For a number of players, the realization was just beginning...
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MLB power rankings: Astros coming on fast in AL; D-backs up to 21

MLB power rankings: Astros coming on fast in AL; D-backs up to 21
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Deone Bucannon happy to be back at safety

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UFC 189: Mendes vs. McGregor and TUF 21 Finale viewing and schedule guide

Two title fights and an 'Ultimate Fighter' champion will be crowned this weekend as the UFC presents a pair of star studded cards including Chad Mendes facing Conor McGregor and Robbie Lawler putting his belt up for grabs against Rory MacDonald. UFC 189 has undergone a few changes after featherweight champion Jose Aldo was forced to drop off the show due to injury, but Mendes is...
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English FA tweets out sexist message, quickly deletes it

England tweets out sexist message to Lionesses, quickly deletes it.
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What's the meaning of Pau Gasol's comments about Marc Gasol's free agency?

Marc Gasol is going to re-sign with the Memphis Grizzlies. Right?Along with LeBron James, Gasol is the only major name still standing as we head into the second week of free agency. So why hasn't he committed to his squad yet?“He has not signed because the decision has to do a bit with the team,” said his brother Pau Gasol, during an appearance at his Pau Gasol Academy in Spain...
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Gilbert Melendez tests positive for banned substance, suspended one year

Former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez has tested positive for exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites following his fight against Eddie Alvarez at UFC 188. UFC officials made the announcement on Monday while also confirming that Melendez will be pulled from his upcoming co-main event fight against Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee on July 15 in...
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Report: Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson has partially torn pectoral muscle

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Josh Robinson partially tore his pectoral muscle before the team's minicamp in June, a league source told ESPN's Ben Goessling. Most of Robinson's work last season came as a nickelback.The Vikings are still deep at cornerback and shouldn't struggle to field a competent starter opposite Xavier Rhodes on the outside. Rookie first-rounder Trae Waynes and...
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Minnesota Vikings could be moving headquarters after 34 years in Eden Prairie

Speculation has swirled about a "possible" move of the Minnesota Vikings' Winter Park headquarters, the Star Tribune reports. The Vikings have been stationed in Eden Prairie for the last 34 years, but they may be mulling a move to Chanhassen."People in Chanhassen are asking, ‘Is it happening? Could it happen?'" Denny Laufenburger, the Mayor of Chanhassen, told the Star Tribune...
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After McIlroy soccer mishap, other freak athlete injuries

It was playing soccer and not golf that left Rory McIlroy with a ruptured ligament in his right ankle. The Northern Irishman is already undergoing rehabilitation, with doubts over his participation at the British Open later this month. Perhaps the only consolation for the world's No. 1 golfer is that he is not the first athlete to be injured while not playing the sport that pays...
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Jazz and draft pick Trey Lyles having slow contract talks

The Utah Jazz have yet to sign Trey Lyles, the Canadian they selected No. 12 overall in this year's NBA Draft.The Kentucky alum has not suited up or practiced with his new team, and is unlikely to take the floor for summer league until something gets worked out.Lyles' agent is Rich Paul, who also represents LeBron James and many other players. Paul has been known to be a hard bargainer...
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Cory Joseph reportedly agrees to deal with Raptors

TORONTO (AP) Guard Cory Joseph has agreed to a contract with the Toronto Raptors. The Pickering, Ontario, native agreed to a four-year contract, according to multiple reports. Deals can't become official until Thursday, when the NBA's free agency moratorium ends. ''WeTheNorth here I come!!!!!'' Joseph posted on his verified Twitter account. The 23-year-old spent his first four NBA...
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Juventus president Agnelli says Tevez transfer to Boca almost complete

TURIN, Italy - Juventus president Andrea Agnelli has indicated that Carlos Tevez's expected transfer to Boca Juniors will be completed in ''a few days.'' Speaking at a news conference Monday, Agnelli says, ''In January he told us of his desire to return to Argentina for family reasons. As of today he's still a Juventus player. The rest is a question of a few days.'' Boca president...
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UGA QB commit Eason doing some recruiting at Elite 11 Finals

Not only do the Georgia Bulldogs have a commitment from arguably the top prep quarterback in the nation with the pledge of Elite 11 Finalist Jacob Eason, but they may soon be gaining a couple of the top receivers in the nation if Eason has anything to say about it. Receivers Kyle Davis and Demetris Robertson are both four-star receiver prospects from the state of Georgia that would...
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