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Richard Jefferson retires after 17 NBA seasons

Paying tribute to his late father, veteran small forward Richard Jefferson announced his retirement after 17 NBA seasons via Instagram on Saturday.  Richard “Big Rich” Jefferson, 65, was killed last month in a drive-by shooting in Compton, Calif.  The 13th pick in the 2001 draft out of A… News

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Richard Jefferson confirms retirement after 17 seasons

Richard Jefferson is hanging up the sneakers. The 38-year-old swingman confirmed his retirement from the NBA Saturday in a social media post paying tribute to his late father, who died last month in a drive-by shooting: <blockquote class="instagram-media" data-instgrm-captioned data-inst… NBA | theScore

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Richard Sherman says the NFL is making it impossible to play defense with new rules

Quarterbacks around the NFL have been putting up some eye-popping numbers this season.  For instance, through four weeks, there are still four quarterbacks who are currently on pace to break Peyton Manning’s record for most passing yards in a season (5,477). Including those four, there are seven quarterbacks who are on pace to crack 5,000 passing yards this season, whic… ...

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Police: Richard Jefferson's father killed in drive-by shooting

Richard Jefferson‘s 65-year-old father, Richard Jefferson Sr., was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting Wednesday evening in Compton, California, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The shooting reportedly occurred outside of a liquor store at 6:52 p.m., with Jefferson Sr. being struck multiple times in his torso after a vehicle rolled up and one of the passengers… ...

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Funeral service set for Orlando Magic owner Richard DeVos

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A private funeral service has been scheduled for billionaire Richard DeVos , the co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway, owner of the NBA’s Orlando Magic and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. Details of next Thursday’s invitation-only services at LaGrave Avenue Christian Reformed Church in Grand Rapids were announced Friday, a day after his death. Others ...

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Richard Sherman launches daily fantasy football site

Some NFL players don’t hate fantasy football. In fact, one is looking to make a buck off the business. San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman has entered the daily fantasy sports industry, co-founding a site called Daily Number… NFL | theScore

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