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Draymond Green's kick to the groin was a metaphor for the Warriors' shock loss

It wasn’t that nobody expected the Oklahoma City Thunder to beat the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals. After all, the Thunder had already proved they could defeat the Warriors in Game 1 and on Sunday around they had home advantage. The mere fact that the Thunder now …

Basketball

A-Rod Will Retire With MLB-Record $480 Million In Career Earnings

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez told ESPN today that he would retired after the 2017 season when his current 10-year, $275 million contract expires. The idea of A-Rod playing until 2017 when he will be 42 years old seemed preposterous two years ago when he served a season-long …

Babe Ruth

2016 NFL Draft: 5 Teams That Need to Use the Draft to Rebuild

Link to Media<p>With the NFL draft quickly approaching, several teams will have an opportunity to rebuild after being largely inactive on the free-agent market.<p>Some teams are a few years away from being true Super Bowl contenders, but they can utilize the draft to begin rebuilding. Others are …

NFL

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of September 7, 2015)

This week we witnessed a newly discovered human ancestor, Queen Elizabeth II becoming the longest serving British monarch and a continuing refugee crisis in Syria. It ended on a somber and reflective note with the anniversary of the attacks on September 11, 2001. Read our heavy and lighter picks …

Queen Elizabeth II

North Texas forecast: Drafty. And no one knows what's next

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Anyone who thinks the draft pundits and even some team general managers have no clue what will happen in Thursday's opening round of the draft should talk to the guys likely to get selected early.<p>You won't get much clarity. You will get the same shrugs, the same "it's not …

Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather bout has Vegas on full-tilt overload

Sin City's infamous gambling strip has already witnessed cheap shots, ruthless low blows, even gouging — over prices — and the opening bell of Saturday's long-awaited mega-fight hasn't even clanged yet.<p>This high-stakes desert oasis was pulsating with anticipation in the days before<p>Floyd Mayweather …

Boxing

Falcons should be in running now with confident Tevin Coleman in fold

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Tevin Coleman doesn't lack confidence.<p>Days after he declared himself the best running back in the 2015 draft class, the …

Fantasy Football

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Rock Music

Sting vs. Triple H: Winner and Reaction from WWE WrestleMania 31

Link to Media<p>In a moment that was 30 years in the making, Sting made his long-awaited WWE in-ring debut Sunday night at WrestleMania 31, but it was spoiled by a victorious Triple H.<p>The match featured a return of WWE's DX, Shawn Michaels and WCW's nWo, as captured by the WWE Universe:<p>Triple H used a …

WWE

Shawne Merriman Tweets He Wants to Crash Veteran Combine, Makes Humorous Typo

Link to Media<p>Former NFL defensive star Shawne Merriman is the latest victim of autocorrect.<p>On Friday night, Merriman—who retired back in 2013—tweeted that he wanted to show up shirtless to Sunday's NFL Veteran Combine and then just walk out. Clearly, the three-time Pro Bowler is suggesting that he …

Turner Broadcasting

Charismatic Jameis Winston Erasing Doubts in NFL Combine Interviews

Link to Media<p>INDIANAPOLIS — Before the 40s and the jumping and the throwing, Jameis Winston went through interviews with a number of teams. The results were, well, allow me to let one team's personnel man who was in the room with Winston explain.<p>"I think he's probably the smartest player I've ever …

Football (U.S.)

Everything You Need to Know About This Year's Oscars

Jason Merritt—Getty Images<p>Jason Merritt—Getty Images<p>Kevin Mazur—WireImage/Getty Images<p>Jason Merritt—Getty Images<p>Jason Merritt—Getty Images<p>Jason …

Travelers From Africa Will Be Restricted to Five U.S. Airports

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Kobani key to US strategy against Islamic State

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dusty and remote, the Syrian city of Kobani has become an unlikely spoil in the war against Islamic State militants — and far more …