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Monday, May 2, 2016 at 06:37 PM CDT

Fairy Tale Champions: Why Long-Shot Leicester Matters

Fairy Tale Champions: Why Long-Shot Leicester Matters

Long-shot Leicester City, a soccer team most people in America probably haven't even heard of, have been crowned champions of the biggest soccer league in the world. Their first-ever title, which they clinched...

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 05:13 PM CDT

Heyward to Miss Cubs-Pirates Game Monday

Heyward to Miss Cubs-Pirates Game Monday

Just one day after getting Kris Bryant back in their lineup, the injury bug has bitten the Chicago Cubs again as Jason Heyward will miss Monday's NL Central Division showdown with the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 04:15 PM CDT

Leicester Wins First Premier League Title

Leicester Wins First Premier League Title

Leicester secured an incredible first Premier League title without playing on Monday after second-place Tottenham drew 2-2 at Chelsea in one of the biggest-ever triumphs by an underdog in sports. Leicester was...

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 04:22 PM CDT

Olympic Flame Set to Arrive in Brazil

Olympic Flame Set to Arrive in Brazil

The Olympic flame is set to arrive in Brazil, kicking off a three-month torch relay around the country that will end at the Maracana stadium when the games open on Aug. 5. Carlos Nuzman, the head of the...

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 02:51 PM CDT

Antrel Rolle Blames Halas Hall Turf for Knee Injury

Antrel Rolle Blames Halas Hall Turf for Knee Injury

Former Chicago Bears safety Antrel Rolle was released by the team on Sunday, but in an interview Monday, he revealed some interesting details about the knee injury that ended his 2015 season.

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 10:06 AM CDT

What Makes a Triple Crown-Winning Horse?

What Makes a Triple Crown-Winning Horse?

"The 37-year wait is over! American Pharaoh is finally the one! American Pharaoh has won the Triple Crown!" Those words from famed horse racing announcer Larry Collmus at the Belmont Stakes last year marked the...

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