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Olympics-Phelps urges athletes to take care of mental health after Games delay

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NEW YORK - Olympic great Michael Phelps has voiced his concerns over the negative impact on athletes' mental health of the Tokyo Games postponement prompted by the new...
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Equestrian-Our horses were not prepared for 2020 Games: France's Staut

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The Olympics being postponed by a year proved to be a blessing in disguise for France's equestrian team whose horses were not quite ready to defend their crown at the Tokyo...
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'I don't want to give away any secrets but.': Russian swimmer Efimova suggests mystery Juventus star was keen on hooking up

'I don't want to give away any secrets but.': Russian swimmer Efimova suggests mystery Juventus star was keen on hooking up

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Russian six-time world breaststroke champion Yulia Efimova has revealed she made a splash with a mystery football star who wanted to get to know the swim stunner a little bit...
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Here's how athletes are training for postponed Olympics during COVID-19 pandemic

Here's how athletes are training for postponed Olympics during COVID-19 pandemic

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These athletes are making the most out of quarantine and staying in shape.
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‘Miracle on Ice' hockey team reflects on their big win 40 years later

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Last month marked the 40th anniversary of the “Miracle on Ice,” when the U.S. men's Olympic hockey team shocked the world by beating the powerhouse Soviet Union. Our José...
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The Class of 2020: A look at basketball's new Hall of Famers

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A look at the newest members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, announced on Saturday: KOBE BRYANT Key stats: 25.0 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.7 assists per game in...
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FIFA extends men's age limit for the Tokyo Olympics

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All players born on or after Jan. 1, 1997 remain eligible for the Tokyo Games, essentially turning what is usually an under-23 tournament into an under-24 event.
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The $200 Million the Olympics Postponement Took From Team U.S.A

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The Summer Olympics in Tokyo have been postponed a year. That means nearly $200 million in funding, which American athletes depend on for living and training expenses, likely...
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Olympic swimmer Bruce Furniss recovering in hospital after massive heart attack

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After suffering a massive heart attack, Olympic swimmer Bruce Furniss of Villa Park has taken "a major turn for the better" and is expected to make a full recovery.
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Soccer-Age limit could be raised for Olympic football tournament

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ZURICH - The age limit for the Tokyo Olympics men's football tournament could be raised so that players who were eligible in 2020 will not miss out following the postponement...
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British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to...

British Open canceled until next year as golf schedule reworked due to coronavirus

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In A Pandemic, The Paupers Of Professional Baseball Are Getting Help

In A Pandemic, The Paupers Of Professional Baseball Are Getting Help

With sports leagues on hiatus due to the coronavirus, most athletes are still getting paid. But not all. Minor League Baseball players have no guaranteed pay when they're not... Read more ...

NFL mock draft 2020, two-round edition: Cowboys fill pass-rushing need...

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Sporting News' latest NFL mock draft for 2020 has been expanded to two rounds covering our projections for each of the first 64 picks. Read more ...

8 unanimous picks for All-Decade Team include Brady, Watt

8 unanimous picks for All-Decade Team include Brady, Watt

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Tyrese Maxey declares for NBA Draft

Tyrese Maxey declares for NBA Draft

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British Open canceled until '21 as golf schedule reworked

British Open canceled until '21 as golf schedule reworked

The British Open will not be played this year for the first time since 1945, with the R&A choosing to play golf's oldest championship next year at Royal St. George's and move... Read more ...

Four things you didn't know about 'Schitt's Creek' baseball game episode

Four things you didn't know about 'Schitt's Creek' baseball game episode

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Missing March Madness: Chris Webber's timeout, Dean Smith's 'fluke' and...

Missing March Madness: Chris Webber's timeout, Dean Smith's 'fluke' and watching Carolina win it all on TV

Sporting News' Mike DeCourcy has worked every NCAA championship game but two since he started covering college basketball in 1988. One of them: the 1993 meeting between... Read more ...

NBA matchups if league resumes season with postseason play

NBA matchups if league resumes season with postseason play

Resuming the NBA season with the start of the playoff is one option for the league. Most teams had about 15 games left to play in the regular-season schedules when play was... Read more ...

Son to undertake military service during EPL suspension

Son to undertake military service during EPL suspension

LONDON - Tottenham forward Heung-min Son will undertake mandatory military service in his native South Korea while the English Premier League is suspended indefinitely because... Read more ...