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Sports leagues want a piece of the action from legalized gambling

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr opened a game-day press conference earlier this week by broaching a topic that’s traditionally been taboo in North American pro sports. “I’m taking the Warriors plus one and a half,” a smiling Kerr said, referencing the point spread on that night’s game against the Houston Rockets. “I just read a whole story about ...

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Capela suggests Rockets need more off-ball action, less iso vs. Warriors

The Houston Rockets surrendered home-court advantage to the Golden State Warriors on Monday with a 119-106 loss in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals. Stopping the Warriors was a huge issue for the Rockets – it’s tough to beat anyone when you surrender 122.7 points per 100 possessions – but they also … NBA | theScore

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Free-agent action my heat up after Tuesday's compensatory pick deadline passes

Free-agent signings in the NFL have dried up of late, and part of the reason is that any additions prior to Tuesday’s 4 p.m. deadline still counted toward the compensatory draft pick formula. For those who are understandably confused by the NFL’s compensatory pick process, the league calculates the value of unrestricted free agents signed and lost based on their ...

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Skoglund gets his first action of 2018 in start against Mariners

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There are rumors of a probable Eric Skoglund sighting on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Skoglund is listed as the Kansas City Royals pitching probable for the second game of the series against the Seattle Mariners. It has been 23 days since Skoglund was last seen on the mound. That would be March 17, when… FOX ...

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2018 World RX Championship revs into action at Silverstone

The 2018 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy is shaping up to be the closest and most competitive yet, with this year’s leading contenders predicting an unforgettable season as they came together for the official pre-season media launch at Silverstone. Less than half a second would split the top four drivers following Monday’s track test at Silverstone, the new home ...

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Curry to return to action in new low-top UA model

Stephen Curry – who’s expected to return from a seven-game absence Friday against the Atlanta Hawks – will do so in low-top sneakers, the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/teams/16" href="https://www.thes… NBA | theScore

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Blue Jays down Pirates 5-2 in spring training action

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A home run from Justin Smoak, and a pair of RBI singles from Patrick Cantwell and Danny Espinosa helped the Jays to a 5-2 spring training win over the Pittsburgh Pirates Sunday. … CBC | MLB News

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