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Ice melting to slush in Vegas heat at Stanley Cup Final

After just one game, it’s already clear this Stanley Cup Final is on thin ice. Thin, patchy, slushy, rut-riddled ice. The Vegas Golden Knights have shocked the sporting world by playing for a championship in their inaugural season. But their incredible playoff run has taken them straight into summer in the Mojave Desert, where temperatures routinely soar past 37 C from ...

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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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Report: 'Strong support' among Heat execs to trade Hassan Whiteside

The Miami Heat are reportedly looking to cut Hassan Whiteside following a disastrous season. There is “strong support” among Heat executives for trading Whiteside, although president Pat Riley is still mulling the decision, a source told <a href="http://www.miamiherald.com/sports/spt-columns-… NBA | theScore

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Pat Riley will think big – if the chance presents itself to Miami Heat

MIAMI — Here’s what Pat Riley is not going to do this summer: quit. Everything else is on the table. The Miami Heat president said Monday in his annual end-of-season assessment that no player on the team’s roster will be considered untouchable this offseason – if the right deal presents itself, that is – but quickly added the caveat that the franchise ...

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Riley will think big – if the chance presents itself to Heat

MIAMI (AP) Here’s what Pat Riley is not going to do this summer: quit. Everything else is on the table. The Miami Heat president said Monday in his annual end-of-season assessment that no player on the team’s roster will be considered untouchable this offseason – if the right deal presents itself, that is – but quickly added the caveat that ...

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76ers extinguish Heat in Game 5 to advance to 2nd round

Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons shined again in front of rapper Meek Mill, and the dominant duo ushered the nightmares-into-dreams Process of the Philadelphia 76ers into the second round with a 104-91 win over the Miami Heat on Tuesday night. The 76ers, winners of 10 games just two seasons ago, are in the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs ...

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Heat wait for Wade, will look for ways to improve

MIAMI (AP) If there was any reason for solace in the Miami Heat locker room after the final game of the season in Philadelphia, it was this: They knew they lost to a better team. The Heat were good. They weren’t great. Hence, the challenge of the offseason is clear: The Heat have to not only find ways to improve, ...

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