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Monday Blog: APSU football news + LeBron, World Cup talk

After a week off, the Monday Blog is back. To make up for the time off, I’m focusing on three different topics this week. I can’t write this without talking about “The Decision 2.0” as LeBron James returns to Cleveland, and of course the World Cup Final between Germany and ...

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2014 NBA Free Agency Tracker

Welcome to NBA free agency. Highlighted by LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, and Dwyane Wade, the 2014 class features many of basketball’s great players as they decide their future. Teams were allowed to begin conversations with free agents on July 1, but cannot official sign contracts until July 10. This page ...

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Monday Blog: A Beautiful Finals Performance

Three champions were crowned in the past four days in three different sports. You had the Los Angeles Kings, who hoisted the greatest trophy in all of sports on Friday,with a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup Final. Then there’s Martin Kaymer, a German-born golfer ...

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Best Player or Best Team?

There are not many National Basketball Association  fans out there that would argue the point that LeBron James is the best player in the game today. Love him, hate him or tolerate him, James is the best player of his generation. The 2014 San Antonio Spurs were the best team ...

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Obama fills out bracket, picks Michigan State

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is picking Michigan State to win the NCAA men’s basketball championship over defending champion Louisville. In what has become an annual March Madness tradition at the White House, Obama filled out a bracket in a segment broadcast on ESPN Wednesday. Florida and Arizona rounded ...

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Jason Collins becomes first openly gay player active in NBA

JOE RESNICK, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Jason Collins played only 10½ minutes in his first game with the Brooklyn Nets, it was a groundbreaking appearance. Collins became the first openly gay player in the four major U.S. professional sports leagues, and Deron Williams had a season-high 30 ...

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