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James Harden's shoes are getting the Steph Curry treatment

James Harden’s first signature shoe from Adidas was leaked via Sneakerwatch on Tuesday, and the reactions are coming in quickly.

Cespedes to honor deal with Mets despite opt-out clause

Yoenis Cespedes says he has no plans to exercise an opt-out clause in his contract with the New York Mets

Japan's Prime Minister Pops Up as Super Mario at Rio Olympics

The next summer Olympic Games will be held in Tokyo, Japan. To get us excited they used one of their greatest inventions, Super Mario. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

Indian Marathoner Says She Barely Got Any Water At Her Olympic Race

O.P. Jaisha collapsed soon after finishing the 26-mile race and was taken to a nearby hospital.

Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles welcomed home to Texas

Fans waved American flags and cheered as Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles arrived home in Texas following the games in Rio de Janeiro

Playoffs begin with eye toward PGA Tour player of the year

The Olympics are over

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John Wall talks Bradley Beal, on-court chemistry problems

John Wall acknowledged some on-court chemistry issues between him and backcourt-mate Bradley Beal in an interview with CSN Mid-Atlantic.

With no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosa

The San Diego Chargers have withdrawn their contract offer to first-round draft pick Joey Bosa and will restructure a new deal that takes into account his absence from the team

Giants owner Mara 'comfortable' with NFL suspension of Brown

A visibly shaken Giants owner John Mara said Wednesday he was fine with the NFL's suspension of placekicker Josh Brown for one game.

Dez Bryant: Cowboys receiver upset at Madden 17 rating

The highly anticipated Madden 17 finally came out earlier this month, and Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant wasn't happy about his rating in the game.

Swimmer Feigen apologizes for 'serious distraction' in Rio

U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologized for the "serious distraction" he and three teammates caused at a gas station during the Rio Olympics, saying he omitted facts in his statement to police

Can Ryan Lochte Bounce Back From His Rio Robbery Lie?

Ryan Lochte dug himself into quite a hole. But judging from recent history, it's possible he'll climb his way back out.

McIlroy glad to be wrong about Olympic success

This is one time Rory McIlroy says he was happy to be mistaken

Dynamic Doubles Duo: Federer, Nadal to team up in Laver Cup

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal say they plan to play doubles together when the Laver Cup debuts next year

Texas Rangers release outfielder Josh Hamilton

The Rangers have activated outfielder Josh Hamilton from the 60-day disabled list and placed him on unconditional release waivers, the team announced on Tuesday.

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Federer looked into ways to play either Olympics or US Open

Roger Federer says he contemplated scenarios in which he would play in the Olympics and skip the U.S. Open, and vice versa

Without Bolt, track and field starts life after Olympics

As Usain Bolt parties in London, around 30 Olympic medalists including nine champions have headed to Switzerland for the first major track and field meeting since the Rio de Janeiro Games

Lookback on Madden NFL covers

Take a look at Madden NFL covers through the years.

Jordan's first Olympic medalist comes home to royal welcome

Jordan's first Olympic champion, taekwondo gold medal winner Ahmad Abughaush, has returned home to a royal welcome

The Rio Olympics Weren't The Disaster We Expected — For The Most Part

Aside from the mysterious green diving well and the Ryan Lochte incident, there were still some difficulties most viewers at home didn't get to see.

Dodgers rough up Bumgarner, beat Giants 9-5 for 2-game lead

Corey Seager, Justin Turner and Adrian Gonzalez combined for eight hits and four RBIs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers roughed up Madison Bumgarner again to beat the San Francisco Giants 9-5

Redskins' Josh Norman calls Roger Goodell 'horrible'

Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman let loose in the latest issue of ESPN The Magazine, calling NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell "horrible" and saying he is not offended by the team's nickname.

Premier League stars face early-season clampdown by refs

WWE-style grappling at corner kicks, manhandling of match officials, verbal abuse: Sometimes the beautiful game can take on an ugly side. This season, at least in these early weeks, English Premier League referees are taking a stand.

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3 Olympic weightlifting gold medalists fail doping retests

Three Olympic champion weightlifters from China and eight other medalists stand to be stripped of their titles after failing retests of their doping samples from the 2008 Olympics

A’s DH Billy Butler put on seven-day concussion DL after clubhouse altercation

Athletics designated hitter Billy Butler has been put on the seven-day concussion disabled list after a fight with teammate Danny Valencia,

LEADING OFF: Hill debuts with Dodgers, Tanaka vs Iwakuma

LEADING OFF: Hill debuts with Dodgers, Tanaka and Iwakuma get Japanese league reunion, Porcello goes for 18th win, Cole getting batted around