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Doctor says Trump is 6-3, 239 pounds, and the Internet has so many athlete comparisons

<b>By Des Bieler | Washington Post</b><p>The results of President Donald Trump’s first formal medical exam since taking office were announced Tuesday, and the …

Donald Trump

NBA Star Power Index: Chris Paul-led backdoor breach leads to tweet of the year

Also, quit sleeping on Anthony Davis and DeMar DeRozan<p><i>Welcome back to our NBA Star Power Index -- a weekly gauge of the players who are most</i> …

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Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant go #10for10 with Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick has pledged to donate $1 million to organizations that advance social-justice causes and serve underprivileged or marginalized …

Colin Kaepernick

Kevin Durant to match Colin Kaepernick’s $10,000 donation

This sense of community isn’t new for either high-profile figure. Whether we agree with the National Anthem protests Kaepernick started in the summer …

Colin Kaepernick

Kevin Durant to Match Colin Kaepernick's Donation to Silicon Valley De-Bug

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick said Wednesday that Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant matched his $10,000 donation to the Silicon Valley De-Bug.<p>Kaepernick went public with the news in the following video:<p>The Silicon Valley De-Bug describes itself as a …

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Rookie Status Update: The Warriors’ New Bellwether

Jordan Bell was worth more to the Warriors than any other team in the NBA. They paid the Bulls $3.5 million for the rights to the no. 38 pick on …

NBA

Klay Thompson, Steph Curry push Warriors past pesky Bulls

CHICAGO -- The United Center was raucous, filled with fans roaring as the hometown team fattened its lead over the defending champions, pounding them …

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NBA DFS Picks for January 17

Get ready for a busy night in the NBA with 10 games on the schedule Wednesday. There are plenty of elite options to choose from for your DFS entry …

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Kaepernick to donate $10K for 10 days to fulfill $1M pledge

Colin Kaepernick announced Tuesday that he will complete his pledge to donate $1 million of his own money to charity by handing out the final …

Colin Kaepernick

Warriors say construction for new San Francisco arena on track

The Golden State Warriors say their new arena in San Francisco is on track to open for the 2019-2020 NBA season.<p>Wednesday marks one year since the …

San Francisco

Two Rockets suspended for Clippers fracas, will miss Warriors game

Houston’s Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green have both been suspended for two games for entering the Los Angeles Clippers’ locker room after a game …

Basketball

Colin Kaepernick says he’ll meet his goal of $1 million in donations to social justice organizations

Colin Kaepernick announced Wednesday that he will meet his goal of $1 million in donations to social justice organizations, as part of his ongoing …

Black Lives Matter

Five Players Poised To Make Their First All-Star Game [Opinion]

What a fun NBA season it has been. All the awards races are competitive, and All-Star voting should be equally competitive as well. There are some …

Basketball

YouTube signs NBA's Durant, upping ante with Facebook, Twitter

The Kevin Durant deal is the latest push to attract sports fans eager to watch action on and off the court.<p>Kyle Mietz can't get enough of Golden State Warriors' star Kevin Durant.<p>He watches the near-7-foot-tall basketball star trounce opponents on the court. He follows the NBA star's off-court …

Technology

Kevin Durant, YouTube announce a unique partnership

Kevin Durant is teaming up with YouTube to provide an assist to a couple of his Warriors teammates, as well as other athletes looking to launch their …

Golden State Warriors

YouTube taps Kevin Durant for more sports-focused video

Kevin Durant's YouTube channel is extremely popular; it's a place his fans can go to learn more about the basketball star through fan Q&As and take a peek inside his workout sessions. That's why it's not a huge surprise that, as <i>CNET</i> reports, YouTube has struck a deal with Durant's startup Thirty …

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Colin Kaepernick’s $1 million pledge to involve Kevin Durant, others

Colin Kaepernick hasn't appeared in an NFL game in more than a year, but his name, image and message remain prominent as the nation continues to be …

San Francisco 49ers

Report: Harden expected to return before Rockets face Warriors

It appears James Harden's return is imminent.<p>Barring a setback during practice on Wednesday, Harden is expected to return to game action on Thursday …

Basketball

Warriors' season reminds Steve Kerr of Bulls' 'slog' to last title of Jordan era

Twenty years — believe it or not, that’s how long it has been since the Bulls’ last championship season. It’s like we blinked and a whole lot of …

Basketball

Giannis continues to be unstoppable scoring force

Feel free to continue penciling in Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo for at least 15 points a night, as his offensive prowess is showing no …

Basketball

Butler for MVP unlikely, but shooting improvement most valuable to Wolves

Wolves star Jimmy Butler is getting more buckets from mid-range and torturing defenses while remaining an elite defender.

Basketball

Live updates: Warriors vs. Bulls on Wednesday night

Get live updates, news and analysis on Wednesday at 5 p.m. as the Warriors look for their 14th consecutive road victory when they face the Bulls in …

Basketball

Multiple Cavs acknowledge growing discontent, concern about current state of team

CLEVELAND -- Following the Cleveland Cavaliers' 118-108 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Monday, multiple players acknowledged growing discontent …

NBA

Stephen Curry on his dunk: “It was like a dream”

CLEVELAND — Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant run the play almost every day in practice. But as Curry dutifully noted, “99.9 percent of the time, it …

Basketball

Colin Kaepernick divulges plan for final $100K of million-dollar charitable pledge

The first charity announced was Silicon Valley De-Bug, a community organization in San Jose and Northern California's South Bay that benefits youth, …

Colin Kaepernick

Golden State Warriors: LeBron James isn’t so mighty anymore

CLEVELAND, OH - JANUARY 15: LeBron James<p>The Golden State Warriors aren’t scared of the mighty LeBron James anymore. Their MVPs have the physical and …

Basketball

Kevin Durant: 'You Got To Give Isaiah Thomas Some Time'

Kevin Durant says that it will take “some time” before Isaiah Thomas gets “into a comfortable groove” with the Cavaliers.<p>Speaking to the media after …

Basketball

Shannon Sharpe reacts to Kevin Durant’s performance in the Warriors’ win over the Cavs

In his conversation with Skip Bayless and Joy Taylor, Shannon Sharpe reacts to Kevin Durant's performance in the Golden State Warriors' win over …

Basketball

HARDAWAY AND PERKINS AMONG CIVIL RIGHTS SPORTS LEGACY AWARD RECIPIENTS

Wind-back Wednesday travels back 22 year...<p>Chris Paul’s long-awaited return t...<p>It’s hard to believe it’s al...<p>Penny Hardaway, Sam Perkins, James …

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Kevin Durant partnering with YouTube to help lure other star athletes to the platform

YouTube is hoping it can parlay the popularity of Kevin Durant's channel into an athlete video empire.<p>Durant announced Wednesday that his creative development company, Thirty Five Media, is partnering with YouTube to help bring more sports stars to the platform.<p>"I've had an incredible experience on …

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