Toronto Blue Jays designate veteran reliever Jason Grilli for assignment
TORONTO - A cardboard box, some cleats and a few dry-cleaned shirts were all that remained at Jason Grilli's stall in the Toronto Blue Jays' locker-room Tuesday afternoon. The...
59 minutes ago - National Post - 4 articles
Giannis Antetokounmpo Becomes 1st Bucks Player to Win Most Improved Player
Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo was named the NBA 's Most Improved Player for the 2016-17 season, becoming the first player in franchise history to earn the label...
2 hours ago - Bleacher Report
Chase Elliott signs extension through 2022 with Hendrick
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Chase Elliott has signed a four-year contract extension to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through 2022. The current contract ran through 2018 for Elliott...
3 hours ago - National Post - 2 articles
Kevin Durant Congratulates Russell Westbrook for Winning MVP on YouTube Page
The ice-cold relationship between Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook thawed for a moment Tuesday when the Golden State Warriors star congratulated his former teammate on...
3 hours ago - Bleacher Report - 2 articles
Key adjustment for Wizards: Backcourt backups for John Wall, Bradley Beal
In three of the last four years, the Wizards have exited the playoffs in the conference semifinals. What have they lacked to get over the hump
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4 Reasons The Timberwolves Had To Trade For Jimmy Butler
The Minnesota Timberwolves made a splash on NBA Draft night, but it wasn't because they found the next budding star with the No. 7 pick. Target Center has been largely desolate...
4 hours ago - CBS
Watch Russell Westbrook's Emotional 2016-17 MVP Award Acceptance Speech
Three years ago, Kevin Durant was overcome with emotion during his MVP acceptance speech, calling his mom "the real MVP." During Monday night's NBA Awards presentation in New...
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Bump & Run: Is Daytona last true shot for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to make playoffs?
NBC Sports' analysts and writers also debate when Kyle Busch will win and the biggest surprises of this season.
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Karl-Anthony Towns Says All-NBA Snub 'Did a Little Damage' to Him
Minnesota Timberwolves burgeoning superstar Karl-Anthony Towns wasn't named as an All-NBA selection in May, and the power forward acknowledged he was bothered by the snub. "You...
7 hours ago - Bleacher Report - 2 articles
For the Cardinals to save their playoff streak, they'll need to hit their way to the postseason
The Cardinals sit five games below .500 in a mediocre NL Central. For them to make the playoffs, they'll need to start hitting with more consistency.
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Facebook reaches 2 billion monthly users, says CEO
Mark Zuckerberg made the announcement via his public Facebook page.
White House Uses CNN Resignations To Cast Doubt On All Reports On Russia And...
Conservative outlets gave the deputy press secretary an opportunity to rail against the "fake news" media.
Good Samaritan beat up, shamed online after trying to help toddler, police say
A Lakeland man who tried to help a lost toddler was beat up and then shamed online by the girls' parents, police said.
'John Wick,' 'Dragon Tattoo' star Michael Nyqvist dies at 56
'John Wick' and 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' actor Michael Nyqvist has died at 56.
Senate to delay vote on health care bill until after July 4 recess
The measure was facing significant pushback from moderate Republicans.
A key GOP senator gave an ominous warning for the future of the Senate...
Senate GOP leaders decided to delay a vote on the party's healthcare bill on Tuesday until after the week-long July 4 recess. But the immediate reaction from one key senator...
Senate GOP Leaders Push Off Health Care Vote After July 4th
Facing opposition within their own ranks, Senate Republicans delayed a vote on the GOP bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act until after next week's recess.
Mass. Nat'l Guard sergeant accused of inappropriately touching female solider
An Army National Guard sergeant from Massachusetts has been accused of inappropriately touching a female subordinate, Vermont State Police say.
Another GOP senator opposes starting health bill debate
Republican defections have built after Congress' nonpartisan budget referee released a report on the health bill.
Europe hit by massive cyberattack
PARIS - A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company...