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NASCAR Mailbag: Will transitioning to the Mustang slow Ford down?

Will Ford be able to transition to the Mustang next year without the issues that Chevrolet teams seem to have with the Camaro this season? We now have three drivers with a total of seven titles. I am more impressed with Dale Earnhardt’s seven because he did it with three different crew chiefs. Petty and Johnson did it with one ...

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Darvish clarifies he doesn't think Cubs fans hate him for slow start

Don’t worry, Chicago. Yu Darvish knows you have his back. Darvish, who landed a $ 126-million deal with the Cubs over the winter, hasn’t lived up to expectations in his first season at Wrigley Field. He’s been largely ineffective when healthy, and has been on the disabled list for several weeks… MLB | theScore

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LeBron: Data suggesting I'm slow is 'dumbest s— I've ever heard'

Men lie, women lie, numbers … also sometimes lie. That’s LeBron James‘ contention, at least where the NBA’s tracking data is concerned. That data, provided to the NBA by Second Spectrum, has tracked James’ average speed during the postseason at 3.73 mph, making him the second-slowest mover (minimum 10 minutes) in these playoffs, just behind <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/players/16" href="https://www.thescore.com/nb… NBA | ...

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Unlucky 7: Slow starters poised to bounce back

At this time last year, Corey Kluber had a 5.06 ERA and was battling a bum back. But then he went on a four-month onslaught of opposing lineups en route to his second American League Cy Young Award. At this time last year, Byron Buxton was sitting on an uninspiring .541 OPS and hearing the critics opining that he was ...

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What's behind Darvish's slow start?

[unable to retrieve full-text content] What’s behind Yu Darvish’s slow start? The good news is that it’s not a velocity problem. The bad news is that hitters aren’t chasing his putaway pitches, leading to fewer strikeouts and more walks…. MLB News Index

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Kansas can't find a way to slow Villanova's 3-point barrage

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Bill Self’s exasperated and almost helpless reactions said everything about why Kansas’ latest Final Four trip would last only one game. The coach knew his Jayhawks had to close out on Villanova’s deep well of 3-point shooters and contest all those deep shots if they were going to beat the Wildcats in Saturday’s national semif… FOX ...

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Fast Friday turned into slow Sunday for CGR duo

Chip Ganassi Racing did some “big time learning” at ISM Raceway, according to team owner Chip Ganassi. Responding to a tweet from CGR partner Rob Kauffman after the checkered flag, Ganassi said as much after his two drivers, Kyle Larson and Jamie McMurray, finished 18th and 26th, respectively. It was a disappointing ending to a day that had been going ...

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Oilers can't make up for slow start in loss to Rangers

Alexander Georgiev has his first NHL win under his belt. The 22-year-old backup goalie made 35 saves and forward Mika Zibanejad had a goal and an assist as the New York Rangers came away with a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Georgiev, who started the season in the AHL after playing last season in Finland, came into ...

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