• LeBron visits Manila to mentor Filipino street ball talent

    THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Thursday, August 20, 2015, 11:34 AM TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images LeBron James plays during an exhibition game as part of a clinic in Manila on Thursday. MANILA, Philippines (AP) — LeBron James hopes his story...

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  • Michael Sam says talent isn’t what is keeping him out of NFL

    A lack of talent isn’t keeping Michael Sam out of the NFL. But being gay might be. The first openly gay football player drafted by an NFL team intimated that that was the case when TMZ caught...

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  • Madden: MLB buzzing as Braves lock up their top talent

    TAMPA — The Atlanta Braves have created quite a stir throughout baseball with their $ 303.7 million outlay to sign up their core players, first baseman Freddie Freeman, closer Craig Kimbrel, shortstop Andrelton Simmons, righthander Julio Teheran,...

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  • Masahiro Tanaka has amazing 24-0 season with a 1.27 ERA last season, but will that success in a Japanese league barely equivalent to Triple-A translate to the major leagues?
    Madden: Dearth of talent could make Tanaka winner hot-stove champ

    Danny Moloshok/REUTERS Masahiro Tanaka has amazing 24-0 season with a 1.27 ERA last season, but will that success in a Japanese league barely equivalent to Triple-A translate to the major leagues? The next few weeks will tell...

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  • <p> Alain Vigneault installs a defense-first mentality with the Vancouver Canucks, which helped win six Northwest Division titles and two Presidents
    Ex-aide says Vigneault brings out best of talent

    Christian Petersen/Getty Images Alain Vigneault installs a defense-first mentality with the Vancouver Canucks, which helped win six Northwest Division titles and two Presidents’ trophies. BOSTON — Alain Vigneault has not been available for comment because the Rangers...

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  • <p> It appears <span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); line-height: 12px;">Yasiel Puig</span> will be the third star-quality Cuban player, along with Aroldis Chapman and Yoenis Cespedes, to arrive in the big leagues since 2011 on whom the Yankees passed.</p>
    Harper: Why Yanks are missing out on Cuban talent

    Nick Laham, Harry How, Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images It appears Yasiel Puig will be the third star-quality Cuban player, along with Aroldis Chapman and Yoenis Cespedes, to arrive in the big leagues since 2011 on whom the Yankees passed. “When...

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