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Lee Jenkins leaving Sports Illustrated for Clippers' front office

One of the NBA’s best journalists is making the leap into an NBA front office. Sports Illustrated’s Lee Jenkins is joining the Los Angeles Clippers in a new role titled Executive Director of Research and Identity, league sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The Clippers are hoping to use Jenkins’ skill set to make a significant impact on their front office ...

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EA Sports 'NHL 19' Review: Gameplay takes a huge step forward thanks to new skating and motion physics

EA Sports’ latest installment of its popular NHL series, “NHL 19,” releases Friday. We’ve been playing it for about a week, so here are some takeaways from our early access. What’s good? The Skating: Often times when a game claims that it has “overhauled” a certain dynamic of gameplay, the product under-delivers. That’s not the case with ‘NHL 19′. The updated ...

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Shaq: Kobe unretiring 'would be the biggest sports announcement in history'

Although Kobe Bryant continues to insist he has no interest in coming out of retirement, it hasn’t stopped some people – including former teammate Shaquille O’Neal – from wondering what would happen if he did. On a recent episode of “The Big Podcast with Shaq,” O’Neal said Bryant rejoining the <a data-in-app-uri="thesco… NBA | theScore

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Show Me The Money: Sports Betting Off And Running

Are you ready for some football? How about some football bets? With the opening of the NFL season, states that recently legalized sports gambling are hoping to cash in through increased tax revenue. In the past three months, Delaware, Mississippi, New Jersey and West Virginia all began allowing sports betting parlors, mostly attached to already-operating casinos or race tracks. Those ...

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Weekend Sports in Brief

TENNIS NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams was fined a total of $ 17,000 for three code violations during her loss to Naomi Osaka in the U.S. Open final. On Sunday, a day after the match, the tournament referee’s office docked Williams $ 10,000 for “verbal abuse” of chair umpire Carlos Ramos, $ 4,000 for being warned for coaching, and ...

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Thursday's Sports in Brief

PRO FOOTBALL PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As Colin Kaepernick watched from the apparel giant’s headquarters in Oregon, Nike aired its highly anticipated ad featuring the quarterback known for his social protests during the NFL season opener. The spot highlighting the former 49ers quarterback locked in a grievance with the league aired during the first ad break in the third quarter of ...

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Bridgetown’s Ideal Baseball Cards is a Retro Sports Gold Mine

“It’s the excitement of the hunt,” says Mike Siska, owner of Ideal Baseball Cards, a vintage sports memorabilia shop in Bridgetown. The hunt for rare baseball collectibles, he means. It continues to attract customers after more than 30 years of business. <img class="size-large wp-image-243017" src="http://globalsportscentre.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/DSC6809-HDR-Edit-810×1024.jpg" alt width="696" height="880" srcset="http://globalsportscentre.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/DSC6809-HDR-Edit-810×1024.jpg 810w, https://cdn2.cincinnatimagazine.com/wp-content/uplo… Baseball News

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