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    • 11:29 PM, Sep. 14, 2014

    Could Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight finally be in the cards?

    That Mayweather is even acknowledging the possibility of a fight with Pacquiao is significant, since his previous stance had been to ignore his Filipino rival.

    • 1:37 AM, Sep. 14, 2014
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    Floyd Mayweather dominates Marcos Maidana for unanimous decision win in rematch

    Mayweather dominated Maidana from the opening bell, using his boxing skills to keep the Argentine off balance and pile up points on his way to a unanimous 12-round decision to retain his welterweight and super welterweight belts before a crowd at the MGM Grand that sometimes booed the lack of action.

    • 8:02 PM, Sep. 13, 2014
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    200 years later, 'The Star-Spangled Banner' still has emotional power

    I stand, put my hand over my heart and sing along. In my monotone. That is when I'm live at the games. My colleagues all know that and OK, I'm a bit eccentric. What they don't know is that when I'm home and TV actually shows the rendering of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' instead of jumping to a big-bucks commercial, I stand up and sing along, too. Hand over heart.

    • 9:15 PM, Sep. 11, 2014
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    Floyd Mayweather Jr. tries to ignore distractions prior to rematch with Marcos Maidana

    Apologies aren't usually offered during fight week, but Mayweather was forced to issue one after seeming to express sympathy to Rice for punching his then-girlfriend in a casino elevator.

    • 5:58 PM, Sep. 9, 2014
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    Isiah Thomas, Chad Curtis rank in top five of GQ's 25 'Biggest Sleazebags in Sports'

    How's this for a dubious distinction: When it comes to doling out awards for the sleaziest in the sports world, you can only say you are a cut above Donald Sterling, Aaron Hernandez and Sepp Blatter.

    • 9:34 PM, Sep. 8, 2014
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    Marin Cilic powers way to first Grand Slam title at U.S. Open

    Croatia's Cilic won his first Grand Slam title by beating Japan's Kei Nishikori, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3, on Monday at Flushing Meadows, using 17 aces including four in one game and the same powerful groundstrokes that helped him eliminate Roger Federer in the semifinals.

    • 7:35 PM, Sep. 7, 2014
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    Serena Williams wins 3rd U.S. Open in row

    Like each of her matches at Flushing Meadows the past two weeks, the final wasn't close at all a 6-3, 6-3 victory over good friend Caroline Wozniacki that lasted only 75 minutes Sunday.

    • 8:33 PM, Sep. 6, 2014
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    Top seeds Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer both lose in U.S. Open semifinals

    Instead of Djokovic vs. Federer for the U.S. Open title, first-time Grand Slam finalists Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic will vie for the championship after a pair of semifinal surprises Saturday.

    • 10:11 PM, Sep. 5, 2014
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    Pals Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki to meet in U.S. Open final

    Wozniacki lost her only previous major final, at the 2009 U.S. Open. Williams, meanwhile, is seeking a sixth U.S. Open championship and 18th major singles title overall.

    • 4:13 PM, Sep. 5, 2014
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    NCAA slaps UConn's Geno Auriemma with violation over congratulatory phone call to Mo'ne Davis

    On Wednesday, Auriemma said a conference that he would not identify, acting on behalf of a member school, filed a complaint against him the alleging that his congratulatory call to Davis was a recruiting violation.

    • 2:40 PM, Sep. 5, 2014
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    New York-bound Shannon Hogan reminisces about her four 'awesome' years at Fox Sports Detroit

    Hogan on Friday night was set to work her final Tigers game at Comerica Park as a Fox Sports Detroit reporter. She has two more days in studio before starting her new career as a reporter for MSG, covering the New York Islanders.

    • 2:43 AM, Sep. 5, 2014
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    Roger Federer survives vexing Gael Monfils to reach U.S. Open semis

    Frustrated by the Frenchman's unpredictable style, flummoxed by the swirling wind, and missing shots he normally makes, Federer was on the verge of defeat while trailing 5-4 in the fourth set.

    • 11:34 PM, Sep. 3, 2014
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    Wednesday's U.S. Open roundup: Serena Williams overcomes brief bump to make semifinals

    After a bad-as-can-be start, dropping the first three games, Williams quickly turned things around and stretched her U.S. Open winning streak to 19 matches to get back to the semifinals.

    • 2:39 AM, Sep. 3, 2014
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    Tuesday's U.S. Open roundup: Perfect returns help Caroline Wozniacki return to Slam semi

    Getting all 34 of Errani's serves back over the net, and then claiming 26 of those points, Wozniacki parlayed six breaks and a 26-12 total edge in winners into a 6-0, 6-1 victory over the 13th-seeded Errani in a wind-whipped match Tuesday night.

    • 12:01 AM, Sep. 2, 2014
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    Monday's U.S. Open roundup: Andy Murray advances to face No. 1 seed Novak Djokovic

    Murray hasn't reached a tournament final since back surgery late last year. Coming into the U.S. Open, Murray felt he was playing well but lamented that he was ...

    • 2:05 AM, Sep. 1, 2014
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    Sunday's U.S. Open roundup: Roger Federer advances; Caroline Wozniacki eliminates Maria Sharapova

    The second-seeded Federer was a game from losing the first set to Marcel Granollers in the third round Sunday when play was stopped because of lightning.

    • 1:36 AM, Aug. 31, 2014
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    John Isner's exit drains the U.S. Open field of the last of its American men

    Once again, John Isner's trip to Flushing Meadows ended in the third round. Once again, it happened with a loss to Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber at that ...

    • 8:10 PM, Aug. 29, 2014
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    Friday's U.S. Open roundup: Mirjana Lucic-Baroni downs second seed Simona Halep

    New York Sara Errani wagged her finger and cupped her hand to her ear for the U.S. Open fans who tried to will Venus Williams to victory.

    • 11:21 PM, Aug. 28, 2014
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    Serena Williams overcomes bumpy start to win second-round match at U.S. Open

    Quickly putting behind a poor-serving start, and showing absolutely no other signs of the type of up-and-down play that has plagued her at Grand Slams this ...

    • 1:25 AM, Aug. 28, 2014
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    Maria Sharapova rallies from first-set loss to advance at U.S. Open

    The five-time major champion rallied from a set down to beat 95th-ranked Alexandra Dulgheru 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the second round of the U.S. Open on Wednesday.

    • 12:11 AM, Aug. 27, 2014
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    CiCi Bellis, 15, knocks off No. 12 seed in U.S. Open

    While 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis was in the process of stunning a Grand Slam finalist to become the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996, ...

    • 6:06 PM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    Venus Williams shakes off bee -- and, finally, opponent -- in U.S. Open

    The prematch buzz was all about the ages of the players. Williams is 34, Kimiko Date-Krumm is 43 and their combined 77 years was believed to be the oldest for ...

    • 6:15 PM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    Andy Murray fights through cramps, guts out opening win at U.S. Open

    The eighth-seeded Murray beat Robin Haase 6-3, 7-6 (6), 1-6, 7-5 on a steamy Monday. He started cramping in the back of his shoulder early in the third set, ...

    • 11:56 PM, Aug. 24, 2014
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    South Korea holds off Chicago for Little League World Series title

    Jae Yeong Hwang drove in two runs and Hae Chan Choi weathered a late Chicago rally to lead South Korea to an 8-4 win in Sunday's Little League World Series ...

    • 11:51 PM, Aug. 24, 2014
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    Injuries just part of game for tennis players

    Stitched together, the record of tennis-generated infirmities presents clear evidence of the sport's increasingly physical demands.

    • 2:13 PM, Aug. 24, 2014
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    Usain Bolt ends injury-plagued season early

    Organizers for Thursday's Diamond League meeting in Zurich said Sunday that Bolt had withdrawn from the event's 100-meter race and will not compete again this ...

    • 10:18 PM, Aug. 23, 2014
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    Chicago to face South Korea for Little League World Series crown

    After his Chicago team had come back to beat Las Vegas 7-5 in the U.S. final on Saturday at the Little League World Series, manager Darold Butler admitted he ...

    • 2:20 AM, Aug. 23, 2014
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    'Team Incognito' ready to finish the job at Little League World Series

    Things have come easy at the Little League World Series for the team from Las Vegas. The West Region champions have steamrolled three opponents by a combined ...

    • 9:58 PM, Aug. 22, 2014
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    Serena Williams chases history at U.S. Open

    Up until a couple of years ago, she practically plugged her ears at any mention of records or firsts. Now she says it out loud: Coming into the U.S. Open, her ...

    • 2:09 PM, Aug. 21, 2014
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    Tony Harrison, Anthony Barnes eager to show boxing not dead in Detroit

    The world must wait to see the wonderful skills of Detroit boxer Tony Harrison. He was scheduled to make his national television debut on ESPN's 'Friday Night ...

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