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Magic tells Walton 'don't worry' if Lakers have slow start

Don’t expect Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton to be the scapegoat if the team gets off to a slow start this season. Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson doesn’t expect the club – full of new skill sets and personalities – to gel immediately, and he wanted to let the third-year bench boss know that. “As I ...

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5 teams that can't afford to get off to a slow start

The NFL season officially kicked off Thursday but will begin in earnest this weekend. While every team wants to open its campaign with a win, the schedule isn’t created equally for all, and some clubs should be more desperate to get off to a hot start. Here are five teams that need September and October to be fruitful. Chicago Bears ...

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Cutching up: Yanks grab insurance amid Judge's slow recovery

The New York Yankees have been perfectly fine in the absence of Aaron Judge. Better, even. Since losing their 26-year-old superstar to a right wrist fracture back on July 26, when he was clipped by an errant pitch from Jake Junis, the Yankees have gone 19-14, good for a .576 winning percentage. Only one National League team has won a ...

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Healing process slow but steady for Judge

NEW YORK — Aaron Judge said that he believes his fractured right wrist will heal in time to impact the Yankees’ push for the postseason, though as he remains unable to swing a bat, that progress has been slower than anticipated. “The pain is going down,” Judge said on Tuesday. “If it was a five two weeks ago, it’s going ...

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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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