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Chris Long of the Philadelphia Eagles
Jonathan Bachman
May 23, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Recently retired NFL defensive end Chris Long believes players should be able to use marijuana as a form of pain medication or stress relief. The two-time Super Bowl champion, who played with the St. Louis Rams, New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles, admitted on “The Dan Patrick Show”...
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Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins playing the St. Louis Blues
Rich Gagnon
May 23, 2019 - 10:26 am
The stage is set for the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Final between the St. Louis Blue and Boston Bruins . The Blues, who finished third in the Central Division, topped the San Jose Sharks in six games in the Western Conference Final. The Bruins, who were second in the Atlantic Division, swept the Carolina...
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Horses race down the muddy track at Churchill Downs during the 2018 Kentucky Derby.
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May 02, 2019 - 12:52 pm
Stunning news out of the Kentucky Derby on Wednesday night as race favorite Omaha Beach was scratched for Saturday’s first leg of the horse racing Triple Crown due to a breathing issue. That dramatically alters the complexion of the field -- and leaves gamblers to rethink their plays at the betting...
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Kyler Murray
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April 26, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Excitement filled Nashville for the first night of the NFL Draft on Thursday as one by one, players posed with the jerseys of their new teams. But whatever fans may have thought about their teams' picks , those players were snappy dressers. Who knew that the NFL Draft would present many of the most...
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WWE star Braun Strowman lifts Colin Jost at Wrestlemania 35 in 2019 at MetLife Stadium.
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April 08, 2019 - 9:36 am
WrestleMania 35 was a crowd-pleaser. WWE's marquee show of the year made history with its women's main event, and made the 80,000-odd wrestling fans who packed MetLife Stadium -- plus countless more streaming at home -- happy with its outcomes. Last but not least: Becky Lynch ending the epic, five-...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
September 19, 2018 - 3:15 pm
NEW YORK -- As Alex Cora first noted in his weekly appearance on OMF with Glenn Ordway, Lou Merloni and Christian Fauria, Mookie Betts is back in the Red Sox' lineup, serving as the visitors' designated hitter. Betts exited Sunday afternoon's game at Fenway Park in the sixth inning with a sore side...
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Rob Bradford
September 19, 2018 - 9:36 am
NEW YORK -- The day after the Red Sox acquired Nathan Eovaldi the questions immediately came Dave Dombrowski's way. Why Eovaldi and not Zach Britton? Britton had just been acquired by the Yankees for three minor leaguers, including highly-touted starter Dillon Tate. The Red Sox needed bullpen help...
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Rob Bradford
September 19, 2018 - 8:50 am
NEW YORK -- With the Red Sox prioritizing the postseason these days, deciphering in-game decisions can be tricky. That was the case in the Sox' 3-2 loss to the Yankees Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium. First came Alex Cora's choice to end Nathan Eovaldi's night after six innings and 83 pitches...
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Rob Bradford
September 18, 2018 - 10:21 pm
NEW YORK -- The Red Sox are going to win the American League East. Up until about 9:38 p.m. Tuesday night that's what everyone was talking about when it came to this team. But with 15 days, 16 hours and 16 minutes until what will be their first postseason game Alex Cora's team was left to replace...
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Rob Bradford
September 18, 2018 - 7:26 pm
NEW YORK -- According to Red Sox manager Alex Cora, as of 9 a.m. Tuesday Mookie Betts was going to play in the Sox' series opener against the Yankees later that day. Betts in center field -- sore left side and all -- with Jackie Bradley Jr. manning left field. But when the lineup was surfaced for...
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