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Cubs demote Darwin Barney

The Chicago Cubs cut the cord with Darwin Barney by designating their former Gold Glove second baseman for assignment.

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Report: Bulls in the mix for Kevin Love

Report: Bulls in the mix for Kevin Love

ESPN Reports: The Bulls are back in the trade conversation for Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love. While details...

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Fitzgerald sinks winning putt, zings Nebraska

Fitzgerald sinks winning putt, zings Nebraska

Northwestern had trouble closing games last season. Based on the debacles at Nebraska and against Michigan, that’s putting it mildly.

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Former Illini player dies practicing in Minnesota

Former Illini player dies practicing in Minnesota

Former Illinois offensive lineman Shawn Afryl died of cardiac arrest on Monday night, according to his former high school football coach....

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Bulls' Butler joins McDermott on National Select team

Bulls' Butler joins McDermott on National Select team

The Chicago Bulls' association with USA Basketball keeps growing.

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Blackhawks top national TV slate with 20 games

Blackhawks top national TV slate with 20 games

Eleven of those games will air either on NBC or the NBC Sports Network, starting with a game against the Philadelphia Flyers on Oct. 21.

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Lend me your ear? Tyson to give Holyfield's Hall intro

Lend me your ear? Tyson to give Holyfield's Hall intro

ESPN.com reports: Seventeen years after Mike Tyson bit off Evander Holyfield's ear during their championship rematch, Tyson...

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Video highlights: White Sox 3, Royals 1

Video highlights: White Sox 3, Royals 1

Video highlights of the White Sox's game.

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Cubs' Future Five report: Baez extends hit streak to 15 games

Cubs' Future Five report: Baez extends hit streak to 15 games

A look at how the Cubs' "Future Five" prospects are faring in the minor leagues:

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 White Sox open key stretch with 3-1 win over Royals

White Sox open key stretch with 3-1 win over Royals

Less than a week removed from his third appearance in the All-Star Game, White Sox left-hander Chris Sale was asked Monday night about the...

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Video: Dunn on White Sox starter Sale

Video: Dunn on White Sox starter Sale

White Sox's Adam Dunn on starter Chris Sale.

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Video: Sox's Sale on his start, win after time off

Video: Sox's Sale on his start, win after time off

White Sox starter Chris Sale after the 3-1 win over the Royals after a long layover.

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Cost for DaMarcus Beasley likely too much for Fire

Cost for DaMarcus Beasley likely too much for Fire

DaMarcus Beasley is reportedly returning to MLS but the Fire likely won’t be his destination.

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Photos: White Sox 3, Royals 1

Photos: White Sox 3, Royals 1

Photos from Monday's game.

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Tuesday's matchup: Fever at Sky

Tuesday's matchup: Fever at Sky

TV: 7 p.m. Tuesday, ESPN2.

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Video: NIU's Conlon on how he loves run blocking

Video: NIU's Conlon on how he loves run blocking

Northern Illinois offensive lineman Aidan Conlon talks about how much he loves run blocking with his veteran linemates.

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Germany damages its World Cup trophy during team celebrations

Germany damages its World Cup trophy during team celebrations

It took the Germans a month of grueling matches to win the World Cup, but it took them only about a week to damage their coveted...

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Sterling CFO warns of 'severe consequences' if Clippers are not sold

Sterling CFO warns of 'severe consequences' if Clippers not sold

Donald Sterling's move to dismantle a family trust in order to block the sale of the Clippers could cause three banks to call for...

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 Paul Konerko advises young White Sox players on trade rumors

Konerko advises young Sox players on trade rumors

White Sox captain Paul Konerko can empathize with young players this time of year who might be the target of trades.

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