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NCAA announces major changes to eligibility requirements

In what can be described as a massive development, the NCAA announced on Wednesday major changes to eligibility requirements for college basketball players who wish to declare for the NBA draft. Most notably, student-athletes who enter the draft and aren’t selected will now be able to return to school as long as they notify their university athletic director by the ...

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Geddy Lee, a rockstar, yes, but also a major baseball fan

If you’ve watched enough Blue Jays baseball on television, you’ve probably seen a shot of a famous Canadian rock star sitting close to the action at the Rogers Centre. That would be Geddy Lee, the lead singer and bassist for Rush. Lee, who turns 65 on July 29, is a familiar face at the stadium, where he can often be seen ...

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Major League Soccer Player Collin Martin Comes Out As Gay

Collin Martin, a midfielder for Major League Soccer’s Minnesota United, came out as gay on Friday morning, ahead of the team’s planned Pride celebration before a match against FC Dallas tonight. Martin’s teammates and family have known he is gay “for many years,” he said in a statement posted to his Twitter account. <div class="content-list-compo… Sports

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Sports betting to be focus at major US casino conference

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) A day before New Jersey’s governor makes his state’s first legal wager on a sporting event, sports betting will be the main topic at a major gambling industry conference in Atlantic City. The East Coast Gaming Congress on Wednesday will discuss where sports betting stands and what might be next now that New Jersey has won ...

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CIK-FIA – European OK and OK-Junior: major meeting at Ampfing

The third of the four Competitions of the CIK-FIA European Championship and the CIK-FIA European Junior Championship will be particularly important for the conquest of the titles. At the circuit of Ampfing (DEU) the hierarchy may take a major turn before the conclusion of the European campaign in early August in France. The third of the four Competitions of the ...

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