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Spanish league plans to play regular-season match…

A regular-season Spanish league game is coming to the United States, possibly as early as this year, but a "clasico" between Real Madrid and Barcelona is pretty much out of the question

Olympic gymnastics champion Shushunova dies at 49

Elena Shushunova, a Soviet gymnast who won the women's all-around gold medal at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, dies at 49

The Line Ep. 37: AFC and NFC South Plus Premier…

Ben and Todd continue their NFL season preview, this time diving into the AFC and NFC South, and also delve into Premier League games and MLB Division futures.

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Dozier ends Dodgers' skid with RBI in 12th…

Brian Dozier's sacrifice fly in the 12th inning lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 4-3 victory over the San Francisco Giants, snapping a five-game losing streak

As Asian Games host, Indonesia has more at stake…

Indonesia is deploying 100,000 police and soldiers to provide security for the Asian Games, the biggest event ever held in its terror attack prone capital Jakarta, parts of which have been spruced up as it readies to welcome thousands of visitors

FIFA's Ethics Code Calls the Organization's Own…

FIFA recently changed its ethics code, stating that people who "tarnish the reputations of others" must be banned from the game of soccer. For a league that has found themselves in trouble with corruption in the past, how alarming is this new change?

LEADING OFF: Braves-Marlins melee, Cards soaring…

LEADING OFF: Braves-Marlins melee, Cardinals soaring, Lester tries to find form, Mets and Phillies begin unusual 5-game series with twinbill, Snell and Rays look to end Bronx skid

IOC disappointed UN won't grant North Korea sports exemption

IOC President Thomas Bach disappointed the United Nations will not allow sports equipment to be sent to North Korea

Maryland's Football Tragedy Sheds Light on…

As more details emerge about Maryland's football program in the wake of Jordan McNair's death, SI Now hosts Robin Lundberg and Ryan Asselta debate whether there's a culture problem within the school, the sport and/or athletics in general.

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Titans, Saints use new ways to keep NFL players…

Keeping football players cool during the sweltering days of training camp is critical. The Titans and Saints have new equipment to cool down players during practice, improving both safety and the workouts.

Survey: Athletes feel pressure of…

Anti-doping survey: Athletes feel pressures of win-at-all-costs culture

Former Browns WR Corey Coleman Told Hue Jackson…

In a new episiode of HBO's Hard Knocks on Tuesday, former Browns receiver Corey Coleman asked coach Hue Jackson to trade him after he lost the starting job to Antonio Callaway.

Astros hit 5 homers to end skid with 12-1 win…

Evan Gattis and Tyler White hit two homers each, Yuli Gurriel added a two-run shot and the Houston Astros broke out of their offensive slump in a huge way with a 12-1 win over the Colorado Rockies to snap a five-game skid

Facial recognition system set to be used in…

A facial recognition system will be used across an Olympics for the first time as Tokyo organizers work to keep security tight and efficient at dozens of venues during the 2020 Games

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Says a Ghost Saved Him From a…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. has an interesting tale about how he survived a fiery wreck at Sonoma Raceway in 2004. The retired NASCAR driver was speaking about paranormal activity on his podcastwhen he explained that he believes "that maybe there's a spirit