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5 W.N.B.A. Draft Hopefuls to Watch

5 W.N.B.A. Draft Hopefuls to Watch

5 W.N.B.A. Draft Hopefuls to Watch 5 W.N.B.A. Draft Hopefuls to Watch W.N.B.A. teams covet versatile, two-way play, and scores of players in the N.C.A.A. women’s basketball tournament displayed the skill, basketball I.Q. and strength to thrive in the professional ranks on both ends of the floor. Several players who hope to be picked in the W.N.B.A. draft on Thursday …

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New N.C.A.A. Rule Benefits Athletes Who Transfer Colleges

New N.C.A.A. Rule Benefits Athletes Who Transfer Colleges

New N.C.A.A. Rule Benefits Athletes Who Transfer Colleges New N.C.A.A. Rule Benefits Athletes Who Transfer Colleges When Tyson Walker, a 6-foot point guard from Westbury, N.Y., transferred to Michigan State from Northeastern this month, he had one goal in mind. After a breakout season in which he averaged 18.8 points per game and was named a finalist for the Lou …

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Bo Bichette’s Big Day Sinks Yankees in Dunedin

Bo Bichette’s Big Day Sinks Yankees in Dunedin

Bo Bichette’s Big Day Sinks Yankees in Dunedin Bo Bichette’s Big Day Sinks Yankees in Dunedin DUNEDIN, Fla. — Bo Bichette homered twice, including a game-ending drive leading off the ninth inning that lifted the Toronto Blue Jays over the Yankees, 5-4, on Wednesday. Bichette drove a pitch from Chad Green (0-2) the opposite way to right-center field as Toronto …

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What to Know About the Lawsuits Against Deshaun Watson

What to Know About the Lawsuits Against Deshaun Watson

What to Know About the Lawsuits Against Deshaun Watson What to Know About the Lawsuits Against Deshaun Watson Buzbee, in a statement released on April 13, denied that argument. “Mr. Watson may now claim he had consent to do what he did to these victims, but let’s be clear — in their minds he didn’t have consent, PERIOD,” the statement …

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New Rule in Cycling Forbids the Tossing of Water Bottles

New Rule in Cycling Forbids the Tossing of Water Bottles

New Rule in Cycling Forbids the Tossing of Water Bottles New Rule in Cycling Forbids the Tossing of Water Bottles These days, one team could use 100 per day, according to Paul Navin, who does massage therapy and other vital tasks as a soigneur for Howes’s team. At the Tour de France this summer, that would be 100 bidons times …

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Injuries Are Raining on the N.B.A.’s Championship Parade

Injuries Are Raining on the N.B.A.’s Championship Parade

Injuries Are Raining on the N.B.A.’s Championship Parade Injuries Are Raining on the N.B.A.’s Championship Parade Three-fourths of the N.B.A.’s regular season will be complete after Wednesday’s play, making this a natural time for you to press your favorite newsletter curator to pick a title favorite. It would be much easier to answer, sadly, if you could first tell me …

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Cleveland’s Yu Chang Receives Racist Messages After Costly Error

Cleveland’s Yu Chang Receives Racist Messages After Costly Error

Cleveland’s Yu Chang Receives Racist Messages After Costly Error Cleveland’s Yu Chang Receives Racist Messages After Costly Error The morning after his throwing error led to his team’s losing a game to the Chicago White Sox, Cleveland’s Yu Chang tweeted on Tuesday about racist messages he had received on social media in reaction to the mistake. “Exercise your freedom of …

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Hope Trautwein Discusses Her 21-Strikeout Perfect Game

Hope Trautwein Discusses Her 21-Strikeout Perfect Game

Hope Trautwein Discusses Her 21-Strikeout Perfect Game Hope Trautwein Discusses Her 21-Strikeout Perfect Game It is the dream of every pitcher. All the opposing batters retired in order. A perfect game. But is a perfect game really perfect? After all, a few players will have gotten at least some bat on the ball, even if it was just a pop-up …

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Stephen Curry Passes Wilt Chamberlain as Warriors Scoring Leader

Stephen Curry Passes Wilt Chamberlain as Warriors Scoring Leader

Stephen Curry Passes Wilt Chamberlain as Warriors Scoring Leader Stephen Curry Passes Wilt Chamberlain as Warriors Scoring Leader No one has scored more N.B.A. points than Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who has 38,387. He ranks first on the Milwaukee Bucks’ career list despite leaving after six seasons (with Giannis Antetokounmpo in hot pursuit). Abdul-Jabbar is also in good company on the Lakers …

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The Joy of Playing Soccer With Strangers

The Joy of Playing Soccer With Strangers

The Joy of Playing Soccer With Strangers The Joy of Playing Soccer With Strangers By 14, my soccer career was taking off. I joined the provincial team for Ontario, a pipeline for the Canadian national team, and was scouted to play internationally for Trinidad and Tobago months before it hosted a youth World Cup. Playing on that team took me …

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