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Georgia Tech to introduce Temple’s Geoff Collins as next head football coach

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Georgia Tech to introduce Temple’s Geoff Collins as next head football coach

Photo by Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(ATLANTA) — Just over a week after Georgia Tech head football coach Paul Johnson announced he would retire from that job at the end of the season, the Yellow Jackets have named Temple University’s Geoff Collins their …

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Former MLB players confirmed dead in car crash

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Former MLB players confirmed dead in car crash

Photozek07/iStock(CARACAS, Venezuela) — Venezuelan baseball team, Cardenales de Lara, has confirmed the deaths of Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo, both former Major League Baseball players. Valbuena, 33, and Castillo, 37, were on the current Cardenale…

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Report: Hugh Freeze agrees to coach Liberty Flames

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Report: Hugh Freeze agrees to coach Liberty Flames

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Liberty University reportedly has a new head football coach following the retirement earlier this week of coach Turner Gill.Sources tell ESPN that Hugh Freeze, a former coach for the University of Mississippi, …

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Scoreboard Roundup 12/07/18

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Scoreboard Roundup 12/07/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores for Wednesday’s sports events:
  NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final  Boston    128  N-Y Knicks  100 Final  Portland  108  Phoenix &nb…

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Cardinals Acquire first baseman Paul Goldschmidt from Diamondbacks

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Cardinals Acquire first baseman Paul Goldschmidt from Diamondbacks

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(ST. LOUIS) — The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired Paul Goldschmidt from the Arizona Diamondbacks, the teams announced on Wednesday.In exchange for the six-time National League All-Star first baseman, the Cardinals traded catch…

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Redskins’ decision to claim Reuben Foster felt like a ‘slap in the face,’ ex-girlfriend says

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Redskins’ decision to claim Reuben Foster felt like a ‘slap in the face,’ ex-girlfriend says

Melissa Rawlins / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — The ex-girlfriend of Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster described the deteriorating state of her on-and-off relationship with the NFL player that ultimately led to his release from the San Francisco …

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Scoreboard roundup — 12/5/18

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Scoreboard roundup — 12/5/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores for Wednesday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONOT Denver 124, Orlando 118Golden State 129, Cleveland 105Washington 131, Atlanta 117Oklahoma City 114, Brooklyn 112Toronto 113, Philadelphia…

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USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy protection as fallout from Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal continues

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USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy protection as fallout from Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal continues

sportpoint/iStock(NEW YORK) — Reeling from lawsuits over the serial sexual abuse perpetrated on athletes by former Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar, USA Gymnastics filed for bankruptcy protection on Wednesday.The organization filed for Chapter 11 prot…

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76ers’ Markelle Fultz diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome

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76ers’ Markelle Fultz diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome

Michael Reaves/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) — Philadelphia 76ers point guard Markelle Fultz has been diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome, according to his attorney and agent, Raymond Brothers.The syndrome “affects nerves between the neck and shoulde…

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Former NFL player Greg Hardy to make UFC debut next month

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Former NFL player Greg Hardy to make UFC debut next month

Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Former football player Greg Hardy is gearing up to make his UFC debut next month.UFC President Dana White tells ESPN Hardy will go up against Allen Crowder in the Octagon on Jan. 19. Contracts for the fight, whic…

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