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North Korean table tennis players arrive in South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) North Korean table tennis players arrived in South Korea on Sunday to compete in an international tournament amid an atmosphere of detente between the rivals. The North’s 16 athletes will participate in the World Tour Platinum Korea Open that begins in the central city of Daejeon on Tuesday and continues through July 22. South Korean officials ...

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AAF players to get 3-year, $250K contracts

2:25 PM ET Less than eight months before the scheduled start of its new pro league, the Alliance of American Football has rolled out details about player allocation, a combine, a draft and salary expectations. League co-founder Bill Polian, an ESPN NFL analyst, said the league will give players three-year, non-guaranteed contracts worth $ 250,000 e… www.espn.com – NFL

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NFL players file grievance challenging new anthem policy

The NFL Players Association filed a grievance with the league on Tuesday challenging its national anthem policy. The union says that the new policy, which the league imposed without consultation with the NFLPA, is inconsistent with the collective bargaining agreement and infringes on players’ rights. The filing met a statute of limitations deadline and will be heard by an independent ...

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Final Vote, HR Derby players revealed tonight

The buildup toward next week’s All-Star festivities in Washington continues, as the winners of the 2018 Camping World MLB Final Vote and the contestants for Monday’s T-Mobile Home Run Derby will be revealed this evening. The Final Vote winners for both the American and National Leagues will be announced on MLB Network at 8 p.m. ET, and the Derby contestants ...

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Roberts rejects idea players to blame for NBA's competitive imbalance

The NBA’s competitive imbalance is drawing even greater scrutiny as the Golden State Warriors continue to add All-Stars to their superteam. Most of the blame has fallen on the players’ shoulders for rejecting the league’s “cap smoothing” proposal in 2014. Michele Roberts, the executive director of th… NBA | theScore

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