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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 01:31 PM CDT

Joe Maddon Describes His 'Defensive Foot Fetish'

Joe Maddon Describes His 'Defensive Foot Fetish'

After Ian Happ made a sweet sliding catch against the Giants, Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he'd wished the rookie's positioning had been better. Except he didn’t quite phrase it that way.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 01:39 PM CDT

NBA All-Star Game Will Head to Charlotte in 2019

NBA All-Star Game Will Head to Charlotte in 2019

The NBA announced the 2019 All-Star Game will be held in Charlotte, North Carolina. The 2017 All-Star Game was relocated from Charlotte to New Orleans, Louisiana, because of North Carolina's controversial...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 01:05 PM CDT

Steel Win First Ever Clark Cup Championship

Steel Win First Ever Clark Cup Championship

For the first time ever, the Chicago Steel are USHL champions as they hoisted the Clark Cup after defeating the Sioux City Musketeers 3-2 in a winner-take-all Game 5 on Tuesday night.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 10:48 AM CDT

Serena Williams Accepts New Challenge - in Silicon Valley

Serena Williams Accepts New Challenge - in Silicon Valley

Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 10:47 AM CDT

Messi Loses Supreme Court Appeal Over Tax-Fraud Conviction

Messi Loses Supreme Court Appeal Over Tax-Fraud Conviction

The court confirmed the 21-month prison sentence handed to Lionel Messi for defrauding tax authorities of 4.1 million euros ($4.6 million) from 2007-09.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 12:36 AM CDT

Three Homers Not Enough as Sox Fall to D'Backs

Three Homers Not Enough as Sox Fall to D'Backs

Jake Lamb and Chris Herrmann homered and Arizona held off the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Tuesday night for the Diamondbacks' seventh win in eight games.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 11:03 PM CDT

Lester Tosses Gem as Cubs Best Giants at Wrigley

Lester Tosses Gem as Cubs Best Giants at Wrigley

Jon Lester pitched a four-hitter for Chicago's first complete game of the season, and the Cubs beat Johnny Cueto and the San Francisco Giants 4-1 on Tuesday in a rematch of last year's playoff opener.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 10:23 AM CDT

Faster, Higher, Rustier: Medals From Rio Olympics Damaged

Faster, Higher, Rustier: Medals From Rio Olympics Damaged

More than 80 American athletes have sent medals they won at the Rio Olympics to U.S. Olympic Committee headquarters to be shipped to games organizers, who will replace them due to flaking, black spots and other...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 02:00 PM CDT

Loosen Up: NFL to Allow Some Flair in TD Celebrations

Loosen Up: NFL to Allow Some Flair in TD Celebrations

The NFL wants to put some flair back into celebrations, allowing players to use the football as a prop, celebrate as a group and roll around on the ground again if they choose. In an e-mail from Commissioner...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 02:08 PM CDT

Aaron Rodgers Helps Students Get Out of Final Exam

Aaron Rodgers Helps Students Get Out of Final Exam

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers helped a group of students in Janesville, Iowa, get out of their sports literature final.

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