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LeBron James pays up on bet with Dwyane Wade…

Well, LeBron has made good on his World Series bet with Dwyane Wade.

No. 13 WMU holds on, beats Ohio 29-23 in MAC…

Robert Spillane intercepted a pass with 51 seconds remaining, and No. 13 Western Michigan remained undefeated, holding off Ohio 29-23 on Friday night to win its first Mid-American Conference title since 1988

MLB Finally Gives World Series Home-Field…

Thanks to a new collective bargaining agreement, the All-Star Game will no longer decide who gets home-field advantage in the World Series.

Butler, Wade lead Bulls to 111-105 win over…

Jimmy Butler scored 26 points, Dwyane Wade had 24 and the Chicago Bulls beat LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers 111-105

Ross, Revere, Asche among 35 new free agents

Tyson Ross, an All-Star pitcher for San Diego two years ago, was among 35 players who became free agents when their teams declined to offer 2017 contracts, a group that also included Washington outfielder Ben Revere and Philadelphia outfielder Cody Asche

Cowboys’ Rolando McClain suspended indefinitely…

Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has been suspended indefinitely under the league’s substance abuse policy, the team announced.

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Suspect in McKnight shooting released, still…

Authorities say the man who shot former NFL player Joe McKnight was released from custody overnight

Media outlets release tax arrangements made by top players

A group of European media outlets has published what it claims are details of tax arrangements made by several top soccer players and coaches

Report: Lane Kiffin to interview for Houston job…

Lane Kiffin will interview for the Houston job after Alabama’s SEC Championship game against Florida Saturday afternoon, SB Nation reports.

AFA hired firm to fly Argentine team without…

Argentina's soccer association hired the plane that was used to transport superstar Lionel Messi and the rest of the team for a World Cup qualifying game without knowing the name of the airline or the model of the plane

Brazil's Chapecoense Could Still Be A…

Their Colombian opponents want to forfeit the Copa Sudamericana title.

Angels' Pujols out 4 months after plantar fascia surgery

Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols has undergone surgery on his right foot, possibly sidelining him past opening day

APNewsBreak: Union backed out of deal to add 26th…

APNewsBreak: Baseball players and owners had a deal to expand active rosters from 25 to 26 players for most of the season, but the union backed out in the final stages of collective bargaining

Report: Chargers expected to move to Los Angeles…

The San Diego Chargers are set to exercise their relocation option and move to Los Angeles in 2017, ESPN reports.

LA 2024 releases $5.3 billion budget; no new stadiums needed

The Los Angeles bid committee for the 2024 Olympics is projecting a $5.3 billion budget, a number that would be less than half the cost of the recently completed Rio de Janeiro Games

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James makes good on bet with Wade, shows up in…

LeBron James dressed like a champion _ a World Series champion

Week 14: It's never OK to lose

Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples previews the biggest Week 14 matchups in college football.

Wisconsin, Penn St. try to focus on title game _…

Paul Chryst and James Franklin left the outside world behind Friday

Championship Weekend Preview: Playoff what ifs?

College Football Playoff is only thing that really matters this weekend

Alabama-Florida for SEC title looks like massive…

Alabama's defense is the best in the nation and Florida's offense is one of the worst, which makes the SEC championship game look like a massive mismatch

Comedians Bobby Moynihan, Judah Friedlander…

Comedians and stars of Nickelodeon's new animated holiday movie 'Albert' Bobby Moynihan, Judah Friedlander, and Sasheer Zamata use their voice and comedic talents to commentate on various kids sports clips.

Tiger avoids mistakes and posts 65 in 2nd round…

Tiger Woods went through a seven-hole stretch without missing a shot, and 18 holes without making a bogey

Belichick 'disappointed' on Gronk: 'Nobody's…

New England coach Bill Belichick says he's 'disappointed' to lose Rob Gronkowski

Jay Cutler to undergo shoulder surgery, out for…

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will undergo surgery on the labrum in his right shoulder on Saturday and miss the remainder of the season, according to head coach John Fox.

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Cowboys' Rolando McClain indefinitely suspended by NFL

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has been suspended indefinitely for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy

Bolt says 200-meter world record now likely…

Usain Bolt says he doesn't plan to run the 200 meters in his final season, realizing that his world record of 19.19 seconds is now beyond him

Good friends Brown, Beckham look to one-up…

They are millionaires, good friends, arguably the best in the world at their chosen profession and hardly apologetic for their "look at me" exuberance