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In farewell address, Manu Ginobili officially closes book on the Big Three era in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Manu Ginobili walked into the San Antonio Spurs practice facility and saw the intense efforts of his young teammates in preseason workouts. Ginobili had put himself through those same workouts for 16 seasons. But this August morning, the 41-year-old realized he couldn’t. For a player who has literally thrown himself into his basketball career, the realization his body and ...

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Manu Ginobili, 4-time champion with San Antonio Spurs, retires at 41

SAN ANTONIO — Manu Ginobili has played his final game, and with that a new era awaits the San Antonio Spurs. Ginobili announced his decision to retire on Monday, the 41-year-old wrapping up what he called a “fabulous journey” in which he helped the Spurs win four NBA championships in 16 seasons with the club. The smooth left-handed guard from ...

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Antonio Gates 'actively negotiating' with Chargers

Antonio Gates’ legendary run with the Los Angeles Chargers may not be done just yet, as the tight end’s agent, Tom Condon, told Alex Marvez of Sirius XM that he’s actively negotiating a deal with team executive Ed McGuire. The three-time All-Pro spent 15 seasons with the club before parting ways in April with <a data-in-app-… NFL | theScore

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Chicago Bulls sign guard Antonio Blakeney to NBA contract

The Chicago Bulls have signed guard Antonio Blakeney to an NBA contract. In accordance with team policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.  Blakeney (6-4, 197) went undrafted out of LSU in 2017 but was tabbed for the Bulls MGM Resorts Summer League roster last year. After leading that squad with 16.8 points per game, he earned a Two-Way ...

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