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McMaster dedicates 1st medal to dead coach, and BVI people

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) Kyron McMaster had the message inked onto his arm, not that he needed any reminding of the coach to whom he was dedicating the British Virgin Islands first major international medal. McMaster won the 400-meter hurdles gold medal at the Commonwealth Games… FOX Sports Digital

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Rusty Staub, Canada's first major league superstar, dead at 73

Rusty Staub, an original member of the Montreal Expos and one of the team’s first superstars, has died. He was 73. Nicknamed “Le Grand Orange” by Montreal fans for his shock of red hair, which also earned him the handle Rusty, the right-fielder was traded to the Expos in 1969, before the start of their first season in the majors. He ...

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All Blacks prop Keith Murdoch dead at 74

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) Keith Murdoch, an All Blacks prop who fled New Zealand after being sent home from a tour to Britain, has died in Australia aged 74, New Zealand Rugby said Friday. Murdoch was the first All Black to be sent home from an overseas tour when he was expelled from the 1972 British tour for punching a ...

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Saints, Pelicans owner Tom Benson dead at 90

Tom Benson, a successful auto dealer who brought the New Orleans Saints their only winning seasons and the “Benson Boogie,” has died. Benson, who has also owned the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans since 2012, was 90. The NFL and NBA teams announced Benson’s death on Thursday. He had been hospitalized since Feb. 16 with flu symptoms. Benson made his mark ...

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RIP, LOB: Seattle's defensive dynasty is dead; these three teams could replace it

RIP, LOB.  The Seahawks as we know them, the team that owned the NFC West for the better part of the past decade, are wrapping up their run and the defensive pseudo-dynasty known as the Legion of Boom is over. The Seahawks aren’t finished as a franchise, per se, because they still have <a href="https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/players/p… CBSSports.com Headlines

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Australian league great Steve Folkes dead at 59

SYDNEY (AP) Steve Folkes, who won premierships as a player and coach with the Canterbury Bulldogs in Australia’s National Rugby League and who played five tests for Australia, has died aged 59, the Bulldogs club said. The cause of death was believed to be cardiac arrest. The Bulldogs on Tuesday confirmed the death of Folkes, who played 245 premiership matches ...

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Ensa Cosby Dead At 44

BOSTON — Bill Cosby’s 44-year-old daughter Ensa Cosby died in Massachusetts from kidney disease, a spokesman for the comedian said Monday. Spokesman Andrew Wyatt did not immediately offer other details about her death on Friday. “Please keep the Cosby family in your prayers and give them peace at this time,” he said. Bill Cosby l… HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – ...

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Influential NBA Agent Dan Fegan Dead In Car Crash

Prominent NBA agent Dan Fegan died Sunday in a car accident near Aspen, Colo. Fegan, 56, was driving an SUV that was struck by a bus while trying to cross or merge onto Highway 82, Colorado State Trooper Gabe Easton told the Aspen Times. <div class="content-list-component bn-content-list-text yr-content-list-text text" re… Sports

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