A Long-Overdue 'Tip of the Cap' to baseball's Black pioneers

The short history of baseball's Negro Leagues is suddenly a tale for our times

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Patriots owner's prostitution case heads to appellate court

Prosecutors charging New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with buying sex from massage parlor prostitutes are trying to save their case

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AP source: Patriots sign QB Cam Newton to replace Tom Brady

A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the New England Patriots have reached an agreement with free-agent quarterback Cam Newton

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Some new college hoop coaches turn to experienced transfers

Experienced transfers will be especially valuable for some Division I men’s basketball coaches who changed jobs after last season amid the coronavirus pandemic

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The Latest: Cubs coach details harrowing coronavirus fight

Chicago Cubs pitching coach Tommy Hottovy is recovering from a severe case of COVID-19 that had him quarantined for 30 days

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SEC's Sankey: Federal NIL law needed for fair competition

Southeastern Conference commissioner Greg Sankey told a U.S. Senate committee Wednesday that there needs to be a uniform federal law to regulate the compensation of college athletes instead of a series of state-level versions with different requirements

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Monmouth Park to open thoroughbred meet Friday with fans

With the opening of the thoroughbred season at Monmouth Park days away, chief executive Dennis Drazin knows the odds are against the track making a profit

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Simpson returning to PGA Tour after family coronavirus scare

Webb Simpson is competing on the PGA Tour again after his family had a coronavirus scare

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The Latest: Rockets' Thabo Sefolosha opts out of NBA restart

Houston’s Thabo Sefolosha is opting out of the NBA’s restart in Orlando, a person familiar with the decision has told The Associated Press

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MVP plaque presenters to discuss Landis' name on MLB trophy

The baseball organization that presents the annual MVP awards will consider whether the name of former commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis should be pulled from future plaques

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The Latest: Oklahoma athletics cutting $13.7M from budget

The Oklahoma athletics department has announced $13.7 million in budget cuts it blames on fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, including a 10% salary drop for any employee earning at least $1,000,000 per year

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NFL players raise concerns on playing, others ignore advice

Some NFL players are raising concerns about playing football amid the coronavirus pandemic while others are ignoring advice of medical experts by working out with teammates

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AP Source: NFL cutting preseason in half, pushing back start

A person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that the NFL will cut the preseason in half and push the start of exhibition play back a week to give players more time to get in shape

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