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Estimated 1 million celebrate Golden State's 'Dub Dynasty'

For the second straight year, throngs of Golden State Warriors fans turned out for a victory parade to celebrate a team some are calling an NBA dynasty. Hundreds of thousands of fans in gold and blue and holding signs that read “Dynasty” and “Back to Back Champions” waved from behind barriers set up along the route in downtown Oakland, California, ...

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Harvick picks up $1 million check with All-Star win

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Nothing can stop Kevin Harvick these days, not an experimental rules package or a field of racers with nothing but pride on the line, and the hottest driver in NASCAR scored a $ 1 million payday by winning the All-Star race. Harvick’s win Saturday night came exactly 11 years to the day of his only other ...

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The next $30 million QB? Here's our list of candidates

10:18 AM ET It’s going to take a while for Matt Ryan to count his new money, and plenty of folks will be counting along with him. The Atlanta Falcons quarterback just signed a five-year, $ 150 million contract extension that includes $ … www.espn.com – NFL

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$18 Derby Day Bet Wins Thrilled Texas Woman $1.23 Million

A Texas woman ponied up just $ 18 to play the horses and won an astounding $ 1.23 million when Justify crossed the finish line at the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. Margaret Reid played a “Pick 5” bet on Derby day, successfully choosing the winners of races 8 through 12 at Churchill Downs. She made the wager more than 1,000 … Sports

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$30 million man: Matt Ryan's deal no surprise; now he must deliver

7:53 PM ET Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan becoming the highest-paid player in the league — at least for now — shouldn’t come as much of a surprise. When Ryan put together his MVP season in 2016, owner Arthur Blank made it clear Ryan would be rewarded for putting the Falcons in position to win a Super Bowl. The Falcons ...

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Rockies commit $106 million US over 6 years to Charlie Blackmon

​The leadoff hitter extraordinaire with the ragged beard and impressive mullet will be patrolling the Colorado Rockies outfield for quite some time. National League batting champion Charlie Blackmon made a long-term commitment Wednesday rather than test the free-agent market next off-seas… CBC | MLB News

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