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L.A. Clippers match New Orleans Pelicans' offer sheet for Tyrone Wallace

The L.A. Clippers have exercised their right of first refusal and will retain guard Tyrone Wallace, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations Lawrence Frank. Per NBA rule, the Clippers had two days to match the offer sheet provided to Wallace by the New Orleans Pelicans. Wallace spent training camp with Los Angeles before the club’s G League ...

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A perfect match? Jimmy Garoppolo and the Bay Area's instant embrace

9:00 AM ET SANTA CLARA, Calif. — It took all of about one minute and seven seconds last season for a large number of Bay Area fans to embrace San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo. That’s how long it took for Garoppolo to enter the game against the Seattle Seahawks… – NFL

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49ers' overhauled roster has depth to match the preseason hype

7:24 AM ET SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The reconstruction of the San Francisco 49ers roster since coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch arrived in January of 2017 was swift and far-reaching. Aside from the actual facilities in which the 49ers practice and play games, the only remaining remnants of the previous regime are the 13 players still on ...

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Bucs, Cubs to match up in 2019 LL Classic

Major League Baseball, the Major League Baseball Players Association and Little League International jointly announced the date and participants for the 2019 MLB Little League Classic presented by GEICO on Sunday night. The Cubs and Pirates will play in the third annual event, which will take place on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Historic Bowman Field in Williamsport, Pa. The ...

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Alex Smith and Jay Gruden: A match made in boot-action heaven?

When the Chiefs traded up in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft to select Patrick Mahomes, it signaled to many that the Alex Smith era in Kansas City was coming to an end. Still, with the rookie gunslinger watching from the sidelines, Smith posted a career season, including career highs in passing yardage (4,042), adjusted yards per attempt ...

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5 PAOK fans hurt by hooligans before Basel match

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) Swiss police say five fans of Greek club PAOK Thessaloniki were hurt in an attack by local hooligans at a hotel in Basel. The incident on Wednesday came hours before Thessaloniki beat FC Basel 3-0 in a Champions League qualifying match, eliminating the Swiss team 5-1 on aggregate. City police said on Thursday about 20 men, some ...

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