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Report: Raptors sign DeMarre Carroll to 4-year, $60 million contract

We're barely a twelve hours into free agency and already the Toronto Raptors have made one of the summer's biggest signings. DeMarre Carroll, former swingman for the Atlanta Hawks who made a name for himself with his offensive and defensive versatility has agreed to a four-year, $60 million contract with the Raptors. One of the best parts of this news is that it wasn't one of the...
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Kawhi Leonard agrees to five-year contract with Spurs

Kawhi Leonard is going to be a fixture for the San Antonio Spurs for years to come. Leonard agreed to the basic parameters of a five-year contract to stay with the Spurs early Wednesday, a deal that could be worth $90 million according to a person with direct knowledge of the agreement. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the contract cannot...
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US posts 5th straight shut out in 2-0 win over Germany

MONTREAL (AP) -- Carli Lloyd remembers putting the ball on its spot and shutting out the noise of more than 51,000 anxious fans. Then she blasted that ball into the back of the net. Lloyd's penalty kick got the United States on the board, and the Americans went on to a 2-0 victory over top-ranked Germany in the semifinals of the Women's World Cup on Tuesday night. "That's exactly...
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DeMarre Carroll says he's heading to the Raptors

DeMarre Carroll is leaving the Atlanta Hawks to join the Toronto Raptors. Carroll tweeted a picture of himself with Raptors GM Masai Ujiri and coach Dwane Casey on Wednesday and announced that he is headed to Toronto. A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that it's a four-year deal worth $60 million. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the...
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Sky-Sun Preview

The Connecticut Sun's seven-game win streak came to a crashing end, and now they may have to play without one of their top players. Kelsey Bone could be suspended for Thursday night's home matchup against WNBA leading scorer Elena Delle Donne and the high-powered Chicago Sky. Connecticut (7-2) missed a chance at matching the second-longest win streak in franchise history with Tuesday...
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Blackhawks agree to 5-year extension with C Anisimov

CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to a five-year contract extension with Artem Anisimov one day after they acquired the center in a seven-player trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets. The team announced the deal on Wednesday. It begins with the 2016-17 season. The Blackhawks got Anisimov, forwards Marko Dano, Jeremy Morin and Corey Tropp, and a fourth-round selection...
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Rayo Vallecano release jersey to help charitable causes

MADRID -- Spanish football club Rayo Vallecano says it will donate to charitable causes such as ones fighting cancer and sexual discrimination for each of its away jerseys sold this season. The Madrid-based club's first away jersey will feature a diagonal rainbow-colored band, with each color representing one of seven charitable causes the club will donate a euro to for each jersey...
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Predators re-sign Mike Ribeiro to 2-year, $7 million deal

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators are keeping forward Mike Ribeiro, who has signed a two-year, $7 million contract on the opening day of free agency. Ribeiro said Wednesday he's ''more than ecstatic.'' The 35-year-old Ribeiro scored 15 goals and had a team-record 47 assists for the Predators this past season. He was sued in March by a woman who accuses him of sexual...
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Tony Stewart sees opportunity to turn awful season around at Daytona

In racing, you're only as good -- or as bad -- as your last race. And few tracks offer the ability to turn a bad season around faster than Daytona International Speedway, site of Sunday night's Coke Zero 400. Without question, nobody needs a shot at redemption more right now than three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart. Stewart's troubles have been well-chronicled...
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Here's Steven Adams hulking out on a giant tire

Flipping a tire, as far as exercises go, is a lot more exhausting than it sounds, especially if it's a giant tire and not just one you find on a Honda Civic. For Steven Adams, flipping a near-tractor-size tire looks like child's play. To him, this might as well be his morning calisthenics. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TJvKllc9Fk(h/t YouTube) Photo credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports
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Enes Kanter and the Thunder are reportedly discussing a max deal

The Oklahoma City Thunder didn't acquire Enes Kanter last season solely to be a late-season rental. They want him to be a part of their long-term future, and are ready to pay the money to make it so, according to RealGM."Enes Kanter — the Oklahoma City Thunder’s top free agent — has plans to meet with the franchise in Chicago on July 1, the two sides targeting an early contract...
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Hurricanes GM criticizes Semin's 'compete level'

The Carolina Hurricanes placed Alexander Semin on waivers Tuesday with the aim of buying out his contract, and it doesn't look like the two sides are parting on good terms. General manager Ron Francis explained the move to the media by criticizing the Russian forward's effort. "He certainly has had some injuries, but last season he did not have the compete level we expect," Francis...
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Dutch FA appoints Blind as successor to Hiddink

Former defender Danny Blind has taken over as Holland coach after the resignation of Guus Hiddink. The ex-Dutch international was working as Hiddink's assistant but following the 68-year-old's decision to quit on Monday he has been promoted. Blind, a former Sparta Rotterdam and Ajax player, will assume his new role on August 1. Dutch Football Association director Bert van Oostveen...
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Former coach: Green-Beckham can be a 'nightmare match-up'

Former University of Oklahoma assistant coach Jay Norvell had a firsthand look at the challenges new Tennessee Titans wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham poses for defenses last season in practices.Norvell, who is now coaches receivers at the University of Texas and spent five seasons coaching in the NFL with the Indianapolis Colts and Oakland Raiders, says Green-Beckham will bring...
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'Ballers' looks at humor, drama in the lives of pro athletes

MIAMI (AP) Omar Benson Miller spent three seasons on ''CSI: Miami,'' but only this past year did he get a chance to film a television show in South Florida. ''It was Miami at the best time to be in Miami: In the winter, which is just the mildest climate,'' Miller said. ''They can sign me up for another 10 years of that.'' Miller appears on ''Ballers,'' HBO's new series that airs...
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John Force impressed with future son-in-law's charge to win at Fontana

FONTANA, California – John Force understands what it is like to be a motorsports legend. The 66-year-old California native is a 16-time NHRA Funny Car champion who has amassed 143 career victories. His two daughters, Ashley and Courtney, followed their career path to NHRA, although Ashley has since retired from competitive drag racing. Courtney, however, has eight career NHRA victories...
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New members influence list of top prospects in Big Ten

Scout.com released its first list of the top 100 players for the 2017 recruiting class Wednesday with 16 prospects from what now constitutes the Big Ten footprint.  The top-rated player is Joshua Kaindoh, a five-star defensive ned from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Maryland. He is the 10th-rated prospect overall in the country.  Next in the region is Ohio State commit Josh Myers of...
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Get pumped for Penn State football with new hype video

Miss anything from the first year of the James Franklin experience as the leader of Penn State football? Antsy about the start of the season still being months away? We have just the thing for you as the coach shared a new hype video with his Twitter followers this week. 
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Redshirt freshman LB could surprise for Penn State

Injuries might have robbed Troy Reeder of an opportunity to work his way into the starting lineup this spring, but Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop told PennLive.com not to count Reeder out as a contributor this fall.  "He just has the body type, the football intelligence," said Shoop, who also described the 6-foot-1, 235-pound Reeder as "a skill set player" and "a guy...
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Penn State adds another defensive line prospect

After a run on defensive tackles, Penn State picked up a potential pass rusher Tuesday with a verbal commitment from Daniel Joseph.  A three-star defensive end from Lake Forest Academy in Illinois, Joseph is the No. 43-ranked player in the nation at his position for 2016 per Scout.com.  Other scholarship offers for Joseph included Michigan, Michigan State, Nebraska, Wisconsin,...
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Tiger Woods Accused of Cheating With Amanda Dufner

It's the story that just might break Outkick once and for all -- the National Enquirer is reporting that Amanda Dufner cheated with Tiger Woods.  Oh. My.  What's more, the Enquirer also reports that Woods, who recently broke up with skier Lindsey Vonn after she reportedly caught him cheating, flew Amanda to Seattle for U.S. Open practice. I just...  I don't know what to say....
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Behind-the-scenes with Jameis Winston at the NFLPA Rookie Premiere

Jameis Winston was at the NFLPA Rookie Premiere in Los Angeles recently, and guess what happens when you give a young, excited rookie a camera? That's exactly what happened and here's the outcome from the NFLPA.Winston spent some time with a few division rivals and was able to get up close and personal with multiple other rookies. The newest signal caller in Tampa is always up for...
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Flames bring back Karri Ramo, sign goalie to 1-year deal

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) The Calgary Flames are bringing back goaltender Karri Ramo, signing him to a one-year deal. Ramo was 15-9-3 with a 2.60 goals against average and .912 save percentage in his second season in Calgary. He has a 2.92 goals against average and .905 save percentage in 122 NHL games. The 29-year-old replaced Jonas Hiller for the Flames in their second-round playoff...
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AP Source: Guard Goran Dragic, Heat agree on 5-year deal

MIAMI (AP) Goran Dragic plays quickly and decides quickly. The Miami Heat are pleased about both. Dragic wasted little time in accepting a five-year, $90 million deal to remain with the Heat, the sides coming to an agreement in principle only a few hours after the NBA's free agency shopping period opened Wednesday. A person with knowledge of the negotiations confirmed the terms...
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Padres host Mariners in Wednesday matinee

Perhaps a return to Petco Park is what James Shields needs to end his first losing stretch with the San Diego Padres. Home or away, Taijuan Walker has looked strong for the Seattle Mariners over the last month. As Shields tries to avoid losing a third consecutive start and remain undefeated at home, Walker hopes to win his fifth consecutive start in Wednesday's finale of this two...
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