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Detroit Tigers release veteran reliever Francisco Rodriguez

The Detroit Tigers released veteran reliever Francisco Rodriguez on Friday. Rodriguez, nicknamed K-Rod, holds the major league record for saves in a single season (62), set in 2008 while pitching for the Los Angeles Angels. But this season, the 35-year-old Venezuelan has a 7.82 ERA and is 2-5 with six blown saves. He gave up […]

Golden Knights might just be best expansion team in NHL history

LAS VEGAS (AP) Vegas Golden Knights owner Bill Foley has repeatedly said he wants to win the Stanley Cup within the first six years of his new team’s existence. After Vegas came away with a jackpot from the expansion draft, Foley’s franchise goalie is even bolder. “Let’s do it earlier,” Marc-Andre Fleury said Thursday. “Why […]

NBA Draft Grades 2017: Letter Marks, Results and Analysis for Every Team

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NBA Draft Grades 2017: Full Results, Analysis and Reaction

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The biggest winners and losers from the 2017 NBA draft

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver officially welcomes No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz to the NBA at the draft on Thursday night. (Mike Stobe/Getty Images) NEW YORK – The 2017 NBA Draft was supposed to be wild and unpredictable. Instead, it turned out to go almost exactly according to plan. There was one big trade – […]

Kristaps Porzingis Escapes Trade Rumors for Now, but Knicks Drama Far from over

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