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Wimbledon 2022 LIVE: Emma Raducanu, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic as rain delays start

Wimbledon 2022 LIVE: Emma Raducanu, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic as rain delays start

Wimbledon 2022: Emma Raducanu wins Center Court debut as Andy Murray starts with victory Wimbledon enters day three at the All England Club with Emma Raducanu, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic the headline attractions, following Serena Williams’ dramatic late defeat last night. Today’s order of play sees Raducanu back after a Center Court debut and …

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Commanders, WR Terry McLaurin Agree On Extension

Commanders, WR Terry McLaurin Agree On Extension

Amid an explosive offseason at the wide receiver position, another major domino is falling. The Commanders and Terry McLaurin agreed to terms on a three-year extension Tuesday, Adam Schefter of ESPN.com reports (on Twitter). Washington is giving its top target a contract worth up to $71MM, Schefter notes, with a receiver-high $28MM signing bonus (Twitter …

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Lewis Hamilton, F1 condemns Nelson Piquet's racial slur in interview after 2021 British Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton, F1 condemns Nelson Piquet’s racial slur in interview after 2021 British Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton has condemned three-time Formula One world champion Nelson Piquet for using a racial slur about him in an interview. The 69-year-old Brazilian used the derogatory term in a podcast in Portuguese following last year’s British Grand Prix, when title rivals Hamilton and Max Verstappen collided on the first lap at Silverstone. The podcast …

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Jalen Brunson expected to leave Mavericks, signing with Knicks seen as 'certainty'

Jalen Brunson expected to leave Mavericks, signing with Knicks seen as ‘certainty’

The Dallas Mavericks have been anticipating Jalen Brunson’s likely departure for weeks, multiple league sources tell The Athleticand it’s now seen as a certainty that the 25-year-old guard will sign with the New York Knicks when free agency opens on Thursday. While the team entered the offseason believing Brunson preferred a return to Dallas, it’s …

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Lewis Hamilton, F1 condemns Nelson Piquet's racial slur in interview after 2021 British Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton, F1 condemns Nelson Piquet’s racial slur in interview after 2021 British Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton has condemned three-time Formula One world champion Nelson Piquet for using a racial slur about him in an interview. The 69-year-old Brazilian used the derogatory term in a podcast in Portuguese following last year’s British Grand Prix, when title rivals Hamilton and Max Verstappen collided on the first lap at Silverstone. The podcast …

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NBA Rumors: Lakers still would like to trade Russell Westbrook

NBA Rumors: Lakers still would like to trade Russell Westbrook

Even with Russell Westbrook officially opting into the final, $47 million year of his current contract, it sounds like the Los Angeles Lakers have not yet fully resigned themselves to the idea that he’ll be on their roster next season. But they’re probably as close as they’ve ever been to fully accepting that depressing reality. …

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Report: NFL “more likely” to accept 6-8 game suspension of Deshaun Watson and not appeal

Getty Images Not much news has emanated during or after the first day of the Deshaun Watson disciplinary hearing. One specific item of information that has emerged cries out for further analysis and interpretation. From Rob Maaddi of the Associated Press: “I’m also told the NFL, despite insisting on indefinite suspension, wants to avoid the …

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Freddie Freeman fires agents, 'angry' with free-agent talks: Report

Freddie Freeman fires agents, ‘angry’ with free-agent talks: Report

On Friday, Freddie Freeman was in tears upon his first trip to Atlanta as a visiting player. On Tuesday, he reportedly fired the agents who oversaw his offseason departure from the Braves to the Los Angeles Dodgers. ESPN’s Buster Olney reports that the first baseman cut ties with Excel Sports Management, which failed to reach …

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