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LeBron James needs more help if he wants to win another championship

There’s an inevitability to LeBron James that the NBA hasn’t seen since Michael Jordan. It’s why the Los Angeles Lakers were the betting favorites in the Western Conference entering the playoffs despite being the No. 7 seed and having both of their superstars banged up. It’s why a Game 1 loss to the Phoenix Suns…

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Jordan Leavitt feels no pressure to top slam KO, yet plans ‘more sadistic’ approach to UFC Vegas 28

After delivering one of 2020’s top knockouts — and the first of his career — Jordan Leavitt isn’t feeling any pressure to outdo himself in his sophomore UFC appearance. Leavitt will face Claudio Puelles in a lightweight matchup this Saturday at UFC Vegas 28, which will take place at the UFC APEX and stream on…

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Tyron Woodley accepts Floyd Mayweather’s offer to help train for Jake Paul

All-time boxing great Floyd Mayweather recently offered to help assist Tyron Woodley in preparation for his boxing match against social media magnate and professional boxer Jake Paul. On Thursday, the former UFC welterweight champion said he will accept Mayweather’s services. To Woodley, accepting Mayweather’s offer was a no-brainer. “They just texted me. Let’s do it,…

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It’s Tatis’ anniversary, but SD gets the gift

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Northants face awkward chase

ReportNorthants will be confident of victory in Cardiff but they must achieve it without their England batsman Ben Duckett who has already fallenNorthants 310 (Levi 101, Hogan 4-58) and 42 for 1 require a further 176 runs to beat Glamorgan 207 (Salter 59, Meschede 49, Gleeson 5-60) and 320 (Cooke 69, Gleeson 3-71, Kleinveldt 3-77)Northamptonshire…

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Friday round-up: Buendia, Guendouzi, Campos + Alan Miller

Hey, there’s another week done and dusted, welcome to Friday. It’s pretty quiet, although there seem to be a couple of things bubbling away in the background ahead of the transfer window opening next week. There’s some chat, via the AFCBell, that Arsenal and Norwich are in talks over Emi Buendia. The Bell made themselves…

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Russia’s Sizikova arrested over match-fixing allegations at French Open

Russian tennis player Yana Sizikova has been arrested at the French Open following allegations of match-fixing.The 26-year-old has been placed into custody on charges of “sports bribery and organised fraud for acts likely to have been committed in September 2020.” Sizikova was already the subject of corruption and fraud allegations following a doubles defeat alongside…

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Scheifele suspended four games for Jets for charging Evans

Mark Scheifele has been suspended four games by the NHL Department of Player Safety.The Winnipeg Jets center was disciplined Thursday for charging Montreal Canadiens forward Jake Evans in a 5-3 loss in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Second Round at Winnipeg on Wednesday.The incident occurred at 19:03 of the third period. Scheifele received a…

USA vs. Mexico: Time, date, TV for USMNT-El Tri rivalry match in Nations League final thumbnail
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USA vs. Mexico: Time, date, TV for USMNT-El Tri rivalry match in Nations League final

Getty Images https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/sporting_news/4/19/christian-pulisic-vs-mexico-2019_17lpa6xcb4emhzu1mq7z0fevl.jpg?t=-706590151&w=500&quality=80 Once again it will be the USA vs. Mexico in a high-stakes match. The archrivals won their respective CONCACAF Nations League semifinals Thursday night in Denver to set up a highly anticipated final that will be played Sunday night (9 p.m. ET). Neither side had an easy time advancing: The USMNT used a…