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NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding JR Smith, Vince Carter and More

Professional baseball and football are understandably getting the most attention of the major sports in the United States right now. But in about a month, the NBA season will also take its place among the most-followed American sports.<p>To get ready for the regular season, teams are beginning to make …

Fantasy Football 2016: First-Round Mock Draft, Projections and Top Team Names

Like a mock draft addressing the real thing, a fantasy football mock draft has plenty of variables making the feat difficult.<p>Think back to the 2016 NFL draft itself, when nobody got Laremy Tunsil's eventual destination correct thanks to an off-field incident.<p>Variables nobody can ever predict …

Preseason College Football Rankings 2016: Predictions for Initial AP NCAA Top 25

The 2016 college football season will begin Friday with a matchup between the California Golden Bears and Hawaii Rainbow Warriors, but the Associated Press will get a jump on things with the release of its preseason Top 25 on Sunday.<p>The Amway Coaches Poll was released earlier in August with last …

Brock Lesnar Comments on Potential Return to UFC

WWE superstar Brock Lesnar acknowledged the possibility of one day returning to the UFC to resume his MMA career.<p>"There will be a day, maybe, that they might see me back in the Octagon," Lesnar told TMZ Sports in an interview.<p>You can see his full comments below:<p>Lesnar's future with the UFC is in …

Hidden Stars: NFL Performers Who Quietly Excel in Unlikely Areas

Everyone feels unappreciated every now and again; it's human nature. But it's entirely different to excel in a certain area and barely warrant attention. This is what some of the NFL's best players experience on a weekly basis despite being exemplary performers.<p>Numerous skill sets are required to …

2016 Fantasy Football Preseason Takeaway: Tajae Sharpe is a phenomenal late-round sleeper

The Titans might say they're a running team but Tajae Sharpe has given them life in the passing game. Dave Richard thinks the team has found Marcus …

Preseason College Football Rankings 2016: Twitter Reacts to AP NCAA Top 25 Poll

Two weeks after the Amway Coaches Poll was unveiled, the Associated Press released its Top 25 for the 2016 college football season with Alabama and Clemson in the top two spots.<p>Not surprisingly, the two lists feature a lot of overlap. The top four teams have the same ranking, with the rest of the …

Rio 2016: South Africa's Caster Semenya takes 800m gold

Runner had been at the centre of a controversy owing to her high testosterone levels and underwent gender tests in 2009.<p>South African runner Caster Semenya has produced a devastating sprint finish to claim the Olympic 800m crown, four years after being denied gold by Russia's Mariya Savinova.<p>The …

United States reclaim men's 4x400m title

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - LaShawn Merritt ran a blistering anchor leg to return the men’s 4x400m title to the United States, and win his third Olympic gold medal, in the final athletics event of the Rio Games on Saturday.<p>2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Final - Men's 4 x 400m Relay Final - Olympic …

Mo Farah claims 5,000m and 10,000m double-double at Rio 2016

<b>(CNN) —</b> The talk of the town at Rio 2016 may have been Usain Bolt's quest for the "triple-triple" but Britain's Mo Farah made his own piece of history by sealing the "double-double" on Saturday.<p>Farah defended his 5,000-meter Olympic crown in the Estádio Olímpico Joao Havelange to add to his earlier …

The iPad Will Get a “Revolutionary” Redesign in 2018

Apple is hard at it again, designing and redesigning their ever popular iPhones and iPads. However, this time, the technology giants have decided to …

Olympic Moments: The Highlights And Lowlights From Rio

One of the great pleasures of the Olympics is the serendipity — you never know where the best performances or the worst behavior will come from.<p>We've already heard plenty, and deservedly so, about Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and Simone Biles. And way too much about Ryan Lochte.<p>So as the Rio Games …

For First Time in Nearly a Decade, NFL May Have No Rookie QB Starters in Week 1

Despite getting reps with starters Saturday, it looks as though Los Angeles Rams rookie quarterback Jared Goff has an uphill battle to climb in the quest to start Week 1 against the San Francisco 49ers.<p>"Case [Keenum] is still clearly ahead," Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said Wednesday, per Jack Wang …