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2014 MLB trade tracker

Let us help you keep track of all the deals made during the MLB's non-waiver trade deadline.

2014 MLB trade tracker

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Let us help you keep track of all the deals made during the MLB's non-waiver trade deadline.

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MLB

The Cespedes trade is a punch in the stomach

There were baseball reasons for the Jon Lester/Yoenis Cespedes swap. They don't matter so much right now.

The Cespedes trade is a punch in the stomach

There were baseball reasons for the Jon Lester/Yoenis Cespedes swap. They don't matter so much right now.

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College Football

How to make a preseason top 25

Preseason college football rankings are very important. Did you know you can make your own? Just follow this guide.

How to make a preseason top 25

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Preseason college football rankings are very important. Did you know you can make your own? Just follow this guide.

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Ray Rice's apology doesn't change anything

Ray Rice finally apologized for assaulting his wife in February, but his words do nothing to change what happened or the NFL and the Ravens' embarrassing handling of it.

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Ray Rice's apology doesn't change anything

Ray Rice finally apologized for assaulting his wife in February, but his words do nothing to change what happened or the NFL and the Ravens' embarrassing handling of it.

Lackey traded to Cardinals

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The Cardinals add rotation depth in the now and later with acquisition of Lackey.

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A's, Red Sox make a most daring deadline deal

A strange but daring swap of offense for pitching, with the A's making the unusual decision to deal from their pile of major-league stars.

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Andre Reed and the start of one fan's obsession

For one Buffalo Bills fan, Andre Reed was more than just a great football player — he was responsible for the genesis of his obsession.

Full Coaches Poll top 25 right here

The poll formerly attached to the BCS has the defending national champions ranked right where they left off. It remains to be seen whether preseason top 25 rankings influence the College Football...

Blame the 76ers for the lottery changing

Incremental lottery reform -- and not anything more drastic -- is the right move for the league. The 76ers have little room to complain since they are the reason change is happening.

Tiger's lost year

Golf's most important and dominant superstar begins a last-gasp two-week stretch to gain something from his 2014 season.

A's, Red Sox make Lester-Cespedes blockbuster deal

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The day of the MLB trade deadline opened with a blockbuster, as the Red Sox sent ace lefty to Oakland in exchange for All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes.

Behind the scenes of a 1986 NFL song about sex

This video is old. We don't care even a little. Watch it now.

Love trade to Cavs reportedly imminent

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The Wolves have narrowed their focus to Cleveland's proposed deal for superstar forward Kevin Love.

'Sharknado 2' is the new midsummer classic

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"Sharknado" movies should decide home-field advantage in the World Series.

Spurs are NBA's best since 1986

San Antonio is the best NBA team since 2010. And 2005. And 2000. And 1995. And 1990. And so on.

4 teams that should go nuts at the trade deadline

Half the teams holding a division lead or stand close to the second wild card have a recent history of total failure. Maybe they should get crazy at the non-waiver trading deadline.

Boom Days: The rise and fall of Affliction

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Five years ago, Affliction MMA came to an abrupt end. Yet, the year it was running was crazy...there was Fedor, Megadeth, Josh Barnett, Oscar de la Hoya, Donald Trump, Katella Street, loud T-shirts...

Which CFB coaches like to talk the most?

Now at USC, Steve Sarkisian sure talks a lot about Washington.

Tennessee and the Ole Miss model

Extreme turnover in the trenches should prevent Tennessee from doing much better than about 6-6, but great recruiting and increasing experience could make for high 2015 expectations.

Just let Plaxico watch TV

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Look at him. He's a man at peace. Why can't you leave him alone, TV producers?

Eric Chavez retires, elegy for the fragile great

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For a short while he was one of the best, but his powers ebbed as his body became ever more fragile. Up at 20, retired at 36, but not the same player after 26 -- you can't take anything for granted.

Could Kevin Durant go home in 2016?

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Kevin Durant won't be a free agent for two years, but there's still speculation about his future. Here's why that speculation, however annoying it may be, makes sense.

The quiet giant goes to Canton

Walter Jones didn't need to go to training camp or be outspoken. He just showed up and dominated for more than a decade. Now he's headed to the Hall of Fame.

IT'S COME TO THIS: A CORGI'S PRESEASON TOP 25

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PLEASE COME BACK, FOOTBALL. WE'RE LOSING OUR GRIP ON REALITY.

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