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Germany inflicted another penalty-shootout loss on fierce soccer rival England, this time in the semifinals of the Under-21 European Championship on Tuesday.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers will have two integral pieces back in their lineup Saturday when they open the 2017 CFL regular season against the Saskatchewan Roughriders at the new Mosaic ...
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When Taco Charlton got drafted by the Dallas Cowboys, it seemed likely that a Mexican restaurant was going to make a deal with the former University of Michigan defensive end.
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Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell has been suspended one game after poking umpire Bill Miller in the chest during an animated argument over the weekend
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Nine times. Nine times hockey’s intelligentsia has considered Theoren Fleury’s resumé and nine times they have concluded others were more worthy of induction into the Hockey Hall o
Ben Keeline’s nephew Lucas was born with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congentia, a rare muscle and joint condition, so to raise awareness and funds he is helping organize the AMC Miles Matter Family
In his first interview since Thursday night's blockbuster trade, All-Star Jimmy Butler told the Chicago Sun-Times on Friday that he's not mad at the Bulls, but he does wis
In the midst of donning his first Calgary Flames jersey Monday, Travis Hamonic hadn’t even tugged No. 24 all the way on when he instinctively sprang into beast mode. “Should I do up the (fighting)
Man Utd transfer news is dominated by Alvaro Morata and latest reports suggest he is taking steps to speed up his move.
I believe that when the day comes for the Springboks to have their first black captain it should be a moment worth celebrating and making a noise about, writes Vata Ngobeni.
Yet again, the Boston Red Sox are linked to Sonny Gray. But are they really interested in the Oakland Athletics... Read More »
The 2017 Confederations Cup final takes place on July 2 at Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg.
With the 2017 Formula One season approaching the halfway mark, teams are shifting some of their focus toward who will... Read More »
Rams quarterback Jared Goff, the No. 1 pick in the 2016 NFL draft, will earn $6.3 million in salary and bonuses this season. Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer, the No. 1 pick in the 2003
<p>BARANGAY Ginebra San Miguel guard Scottie Thompson will grace the opening program of the Elenita Heights Dribblers-organized Scottie Thompson Basketball League (STBL) that will tip off on Jun
<p>THE San Miguel Beermen (SMB) is eyed to dominate anew Game 4 of the 2017 PBA Commissioners Cup best-of-seven finals series with Talk N' Text Katropa when hostilities resume Wednesday, Ju
Top Tour contender Alberto Contador has lost an important teammate Andre Cardoso after the Portuguese rider was "suspended immediately".
DOMINIC KING IN TYCHY: England's quest to conquer Europe ended in familiar, heartbreaking fashion after they were beaten in penalties once again by Germany in a dramatic semi-final.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. returns to Daytona International Speedway this weekend for perhaps his final NASCAR Cup race. We review his career highlights.             
Now that the draft is in the books, it’s nearly shopping season for the NBA.             
Former EPSN reporter Britt McHenry tweeted that her political views were the reason behind her firing.             
Red Sox manager John Farrell was suspended one game by Major League Baseball for his actions during an argument with an umpire over a balk call.             
Add this to the list of lofty expectations being placed on the 19-year-old point guard.             
Danny Ainge apparently has been very busy. With NBA free agency set to begin Saturday, the Boston Celtics have a... Read More »
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