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Report: Hawks considering moving down in draft, eyeing Trae Young

The Atlanta Hawks appear open to parting ways with their No. 3 pick in Thursday’s NBA draft, with their sights set on arguably the best shooter of this year’s class who is likely to still be available later. Atlanta has reportedly fielded numerous phone calls concerning its third overall selection, and should the Hawks move down, they’d look at selecting ...

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Raptors eyeing Canada's Shai Gilgeous-Alexander in NBA Draft: report

The Toronto Raptors are at the centre of some trade-rumour scuttlebutt. The Raptors don’t have a pick in Thursday night’s NBA draft, but Marc Stein of the New York Times reported Canada’s NBA franchise is trying to trade into the draft, and has its eye on Canadian Shai Gilgeous-Alexander. The Kentucky point guard is a projected lottery pick, but it ...

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Datsyuk eyeing elusive Olympic gold to cap brilliant career

During a career that saw him play 953 NHL games with the Detroit Red Wings, Pavel Datsyuk accomplished almost everything professional hockey has to offer. His resume includes two Stanley Cup rings, three Frank J. Selke trophies, and a World Championship gold medal from 2012. But the 39-year-old is still chasing an ever-elusive accomplishment – an Olympic gold medal. Being ...

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Teams eyeing shorter-term deal with Arrieta

The standstill market among the most high-profile free agents continues, and it’s unclear if the dust will settle before next week, when pitchers and catchers report. Among the notable arms that may not be in camp on Day 1 is Jake Arrieta, the 2015 National League Cy Young Award winner who is arguably the best starter on the market. <div ...

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Rising La Roja eyeing further progress

Spain at highest-ever 13th in FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking Head coach Jorge Vilda explains story behind country’s success at youth level *La Roja *defeated European champions Netherlands in recent friendly Spain climbed four spots in December’s FIFA/Coca-Cola Women’s World Ranking, moving bac… FIFA.com

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Lions hire Matt Patricia as coach, eyeing the Patriot Way

DETROIT (AP) The Detroit Lions have hired Matt Patricia of the New England Patriots as their coach. The expected hiring of the defensive coordinator comes a day after the Patriots lost to the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl. Lions general manager Bob Quinn made the move Monday, reuniting with someone he worked with in New England for more than ...

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