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Dayton Flyer Star Passes Away

Dayton center Steve McElvene died suddenly Thursday at his home in New Haven, Indiana, according to a release from the school. He was 20. Dayton center McElvene, 20, dies unexpectedly Via Dayton center Steve McElvene, who set the school’s


Jason Day Shoots Course Record At PGA Players Champ.

With his bogey-free 63, Jason Day equaled the course record set previously by Fred Couples(1992), Greg Norman (1994), Roberto Castro (2013) and Martin Kaymer (2014). Day ties course record at Players Championship Via Day has bogey-free round to tie course record at TPC… 05/12/2016


Red Sox Under Investigation

The Boston Red Sox are under investigation by Major League Baseball for possibly circumventing the rules on signing international players, sources told ESPN. Sources: MLB eyes Red Sox’s international deals Via MLB is investigating the Red Sox for


NBA Head Coach Quits on Magic

Orlando Magic coach Scott Skiles resigned on Thursday, the team announced in a statement. Skiles lasted less than a calendar year with the Magic — they hired him on May 29, 2015 Scott Skiles resigns as Magic coach: Five


Tom Brady and His $200 Cookbook

Tom Brady will probably never step foot in your kitchen, but if you have $200 to spare, you can get the next best thing: Brady’s cookbook. Here’s why Tom Brady’s cookbook costs an absurd $200 Via Good


UFC Selling Out

At least four bidders are believed to have submitted bids for the organization, including WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group.  Sources: UFC owners in talks to sell business Via UFC’s owners


Cheerleading More Concussions Than Football

“Over the last four years, we’ve had more concussions in cheerleading than we have in football and soccer,” Georgia sports medicine director Ron Courson said. Experts: Cheerleading poses bigger concussion risk Via UGA’s cheerleaders had more

Royals Under .500, Lose to Yanks

The last time the Kansas City Royals played in New York, they left town as World Series champions. They are back now — in a different borough, facing the Yankees in a four-game series in the Bronx. For Champion Royals, a


Nats Lock Up Strasburg, Harper Next?

What about Bryce Harper, another National and another Boras client like Strasburg? Bob Nightengale ofUSA Today caught up with Boras on Tuesday and asked him signing Harper long-term. Scott Boras on possible Bryce Harper extension: ‘Really up to the Lerners’