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Meb qualifies for fourth Olympics, while Rupp wins trials in marathon debut

Meb Keflezighi qualified for his fourth Olympics while long distance track-and-field runner Galen Rupp won the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials in his marathon debut in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday.Rupp, who won the silver medal behind Mo Farah in the 10,000 meters at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, finished the 26.2 miles in a little over two hours and 11 minutes on what was said to...
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Crew SC responds to mean tweets after jersey hate

Columbus Crew SC revealed a new kit inspired by the city flag of Columbus on Wednesday. It did not go well.The reaction of social media was swift and vicious. The unusual combination of colors -- a primarily yellow and white top with red and bright blue cuffs on the sleeves, plus bright blue shorts and white socks -- sparked immediate condemnations and prompted quick comparisons...
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2016 Slam Dunk Contest will be spectacular -- but with a clear favorite

The NBA's Slam Dunk Contest might be the most unpredictable event in a sport that thrives on spontaneity. It sizzles at the apex of world-class creativity and unparalleled athleticism. Each year, some of the most important memories in NBA history are created at this event—€”except for when they aren't.On Saturday night, we have a pretty interesting field, headlined by defending...
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Dortmund star Aubameyang's crazy outfit goes viral

Is it an ice bear? A yeti? Cruella de Vil?Nope, that's just Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang:The Borussia Dortmund ace may have sat out Saturday's home win vs. Hannover with an injury, but he was still undoubtedly the center of attention.Watching from the stands dressed in a furry white coat, white hoodie and baby blue hat, Aubameyang looked like he came straight out of a bad 1990s hip...
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Results: Joey Logano fastest in Practice 2 for Daytona 500

Team Penske drivers Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski showed the way in the second round of Daytona 500 practice Saturday afternoon at Daytona International Speedway, topping the speed charts in the nearly 2-hour session.Logano was first at 195.933 miles per hour, followed closely by Keselowski’s lap of 195.848 mph, both speeds being set late in the session. Ryan Blaney made it an...
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Ken Griffey Jr. named Honorary Starter for the Daytona 500

Newly elected Baseball Hall of Fame centerfielder Ken Griffey Jr. will serve as Honorary Starter of the 58th annual Daytona 500, which takes place Feb. 21 at Daytona International Speedway (FOX, noon ET).A veteran of 22 seasons, Griffey received a record 99.32 percent of the vote (437 of 440) by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Griffey played for 13 seasons with the...
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Carmelo Anthony's response to latest trade rumors: 'I'm not going anywhere'

That hot rumor about the three-team trade that would send Carmelo Anthony from the Knicks to the Cavaliers and Kevin Love from the Cavs to the Celtics ... forget about it. At least for now.During an interview with Sirius XM NBA Radio on Saturday, Anthony said, "I'm not going anywhere."And because he has a no-trade clause, Anthony actually does have the control.On Friday, the New...
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Chicago Fire continue rebuild by sending Shipp to Montréal

Chicago Fire continued its rebuilding process by sending Homegrown midfielder Harry Shipp to Montréal Impact on Saturday.Montréal sent undisclosed amounts of general and targeted allocation money to the Fire in exchange for the 24-year-old midfielder.The move represents the latest in a series of alterations designed to reshape the sputtering Fire under the guidance of general manager...
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Elliott will try to extend hot streak against Lightning

While it's unclear how long he'll remain in Tampa Bay, Steven Stamkos can get the Lightning's home win streak into record territory before it's time to make that crucial decision.After playing the hero in the latest game, Stamkos will try to help Tampa Bay tie its all-time mark with a 10th consecutive home victory Sunday night against the St. Louis Blues.With the chances of re-signing...
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Live: Napoli, Juventus battle it out for Serie A summit

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. thinks Jeff Gordon should multitask in the booth

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jeff Gordon are former teammates at Hendrick Motorsports, who both at one time had Steve Letarte as his crew chief.Gordon, of course, is enjoying his first weekend in the FOX NASCAR booth, where he is serving as an analyst alongside Darrell Waltrip and Mike Joy. And that was the perfect set up for a little good-natured Twitter ribbing between Earnhardt and...
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Pedro bags brace as Chelsea steamroll Newcastle

Newcastle slipped back into the drop zone as they capitulated to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, coughing up three goals in 12 minutes en route to a 5-1 loss.Diego Costa, Willian and Pedro all struck for the Blues before 20 minutes had run off the clock, each capitalizing on dreadful Newcastle errors that had the away fans heading to the exits with the majority of the game left to play...
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Tyler Ulis and Marcus Lee connect for two alley-oop slams

Kentucky sophomore point guard Tyler Ulis, a National Player of the Year candidate, had a career game against South Carolina on Saturday afternoon.In a game where Kentucky head coach John Calipari was ejected before the first media timeout, Ulis took control, scoring a career-high 27 points and dishing 12 assists (only one turnover) in an 89-62 win.The Wildcats opened up a 20-point...
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Is it time to bring back the old timers' game?

Just think of the scene. Magic Johnson waddles the ball up the court. On one side of the broken break, he has Shaquille O’Neal lumbering as if he’s recovering from one of his famous trip-and-falls on Inside the NBA. On his other side is all-time great shooter Reggie Miller trudging through the mud of the hardwood.Magic had Showtime. Now, he’d have slowtime. The fastbreak may...
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Pitt RB James Conner back at practice just two months after Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosis

Pitt Panthers star James Conner is showing he hasn't lost any of his grit while battling cancer.If anything, it's only ramped up the bruising running back's spirit and tenacity. Two months after his diagnosis with Hodgkin's lymphoma, the standout junior is back practicing with the Panthers.On Saturday morning Pitt head coach Pat Narduzzi tweeted out a video showing Conner flying...
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Leicester boss Ranieri trolls Wenger ahead of Arsenal clash

Don't try to pull a fast one on Claudio Ranieri. Ahead of Sunday's huge match between Ranieri's table-topping Leicester City and third-place Arsenal, Gunners boss Arsene Wenger has sounded quite confident of his team's chances, citing his impeccable head-to-head record against the Italian manager.A little too confident, it turned out.While speaking to the press earlier this week...
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Studs and Duds: Who shined and who flopped?

Who won the weekend? And who stunk out the joint? FOX Soccer fetes the stars who shone and shames the players who simply didn't show up. Here are Saturday's studs and duds in Europe:STUD: Wahbi Khazri, SunderlandA fine day for Khazri, who opened his account with Sunderland and got the Black Cats a famous – and massive – win over Manchester United. Khazi scored the opener...
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Andre Berto joins growing list of fighters offering to help Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey sure seems to have a lot of fighters willing to help her brush up on her striking with boxer Andre Berto becoming the latest to offer his services to the former women's bantamweight champion.Berto was asked recently by TMZ.com about possibly working with Rousey to help with her boxing after suffering a brutal second round knockout to Holly Holm last November.Berto seemed...
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Paris Saint-Germain draw blank against resilient Lille

Edinson Cavani missed a sitter as Paris Saint-Germain was forced to settle for a 0-0 Ligue 1 draw at home against Lille on Saturday.The Uruguay international led the line for PSG as Laurent Blanc rested a number of key players ahead of Tuesday's Champions League tie against Chelsea - with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva left out of the squad altogether - but failed to grab his...
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Watch: Aric Almirola shows off new digital dashboard

This year, NASCAR has mandated the use of a digital dashboard in all NASCAR Sprint Cup Series cars, which is a big step forward.In this video from Ford Performance, Richard Petty Motorsports driver Aric Almirola shows off his new digital dash on the No. 43 RPM Ford Fusion with additional detail from crew chief Trent Owens, and the team's director of engineering Scott McDougall.Almirola...
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Georgetown's Bradley Hayes out indefinitely with broken hand

Georgetown's struggles continued on Saturday afternoon, as the school announced that senior center Bradley Hayes is out indefinitely with a broken left hand he suffered during practice earlier this week.“It is a blow to our team, but I’m very disappointed for Bradley because of the heard work he has put in over the last four years to put himself in a position to have a good senior...
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Kentucky's Calipari goes all Bob Knight, gets tossed 2 1/2 minutes into game

Bob Knight would be proud.College basketball can be an intense environment, as the legendary fiery former Indiana head coach would tell you. The latest example: Kentucky coach John Calipari.Coach Cal did not wait very long into his 22nd-ranked Wildcats' road showdown against SEC rivals South Carolina on Saturday before, well, doing what college hoops coaches do from time to time...
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Jarvis Garrett's mask is a cross between Bane and Hannibal Lecter

Rhode Island sophomore guard Jarvis Garrett suffered a jaw injury when he was struck with Shavar Newkirk's elbow two weeks ago in a loss to Saint Joseph's.According to Bill Koch of the Providence Journal, Garrett was fit for special mask last week in order for him to return to the floor. For the past three games, the 6-foot-1 point guard has looked like a cross between Batman villain...
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You only need 6 seconds to watch Coach Pop's All-Star defense on Kobe

Sunday marks the 2016 NBA All-Star Game in Toronto, and it's a pretty big one, given that it's Kobe Bryant's last time at All-Star weekend as a player. With the clock ticking down on Kobe's playing days, everyone's making the most of their time with the Los Angeles Lakers star — including long-time rivals such as San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich. And while the All-Star game...
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Results: Practice 1 for the Daytona 500

This just in: Amelia is still one fast lady, and Dale Earnhardt Jr. is plenty happy about it.“Amelia” is the nickname of the No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet superspeedway car that Earnhardt ran all of last year and will drive in this year’s Daytona 500. And it’s still what NASCAR racers call “bad fast.”Last year, Earnhardt had two victories, four top-three finishes...
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