Hendrick extends 7-time Cup champ Johnson

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De’Aaron Fox joins ‘shut LaVar Ball up’ chorus

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Source: Ball could talk to other lottery teams

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Fowler next in line to shed major-less title?

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Schlabach: Pitino, Louisville find new ways to fail in response to sex scandal

Jun 15, 2017 Rick Pitino struck a defiant pose Thursday in response to the punishment leveled by the NCAA for Louisville's sex-for-play scandal. Anyone expecting contrition from Pitino was mistaken. And his bosses are standing beside him, vowing to overturn the punishment

Superteam? Not so fast, says Warriors’ Durant

10:44 AM ET OAKLAND, Calif. -- On Wednesday during exit interviews, Kevin Durant dismissed the notion that the Golden State Warriors are constructed as a superteam. In making his point, he directed attention to the organization's drafting prowess and recruiting targets


Trump promises his Obamacare replacement plan will cover everybody, report says –

Also, he will demand that drug companies negotiate directly with Medicare and Medicaid and lower their prices, saying they will no longer be "politically protected." Trump did not reveal any details of how he'd accomplish this daunting task, noting that he