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Michael Wright: Former Arizona star found dead in NY

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner, Comcast, customers with access to News 12. The Knicks drafted Wright out of Arizona with the 39th overall pick in the 2001 National Basketball Association draft. "It didn't make se...

NASCAR suspends Matt Kenseth for two races

And then Kenseth took out Logano when Kenseth had no shot to win the race . It was pure old school NASCAR at its best. NASCAR also can't give Earnhardt and Kenseth the chance to race for the victory both needed to advance. Kenseth is already elimi...

Joey Logano won't worry about possible payback in NASCAR playoffs

Now, thanks to Matt Kenseth's appalling and calculated act of revenge during Sunday's playoff race at Martinsville Speedway, NASCAR now finds itself at a crossroads where officials must decisively demonstrate that the sport is not merely WWE on whe...

Timberwolves blow 34-point lead, recover to beat Hawks

First of all, Hardaway Jr. has yet to play a single minute of action. Garnett's a little older now, and he's playing less-15.5 minutes per game in six games for the Minnesota Timberwolves this season-but that lack of playing  time  has in no way da...

University Of Alabama Releases Statement Chastising Fan's Hurricane Katrina

The Crimson Tide dared LSU to beat them with someone other than Leonard Fournette. A lot of the talk leading up to the game centered on LSU's Leonard Fournette and when, not if, Fournette ran through Alabama's defense, he would cement h...

NFL Week 9 awards: Marcus Mariota looks the part

And only two of those teams the 5-4 Giants and 6-3 Falcons-have winning records. A few tidbits from Sunday's Saints game, as experienced by yours truly from the press box . Much of that issue was because of Whisenhunt's stubbornness in his protect...

Next Men Up: The Guys Filling in for Dion Lewis

Travaris Cadet stands out as a prime option to bring in from the outside, as he has a similar skill-set to Lewis and was with the team in training camp. That's excellent for a running back. He got the initial backfield penetration that led to a run s...

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Rafael Nadal clinches record 10th French Open title

With the victory, Nadal now has 15 Grand Slam titles, one more than Pete Sampras and behind only rival Roger Federer on the all-time list. He claimed a second break moments...

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Teams chasing those two squads may make up ground quickest with a veteran player they can only get through free agency or a trade, so that may have to wait until July. The 76ers wo...

FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

The Russian team played an overwhelming advantage throughout the match, creating a huge number of unsafe moments. Russian Federation remained composed against New Zealand in ...

Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU

On the base paths, LSU was hurt by its own poor choices and by a missed call on the umpires. In what we thought was going to be a close , tight game, top-seeded Oregon State...

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

He was disappointed with the scoreline and urged his teammates to win the next game of the group. "Tomorrow we have a very important game with Russia", Santos said with a pained ...

Golden State Warriors championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland

Now, you may say: "So what?" "I can't believe it, but I have to", Durant said recently of where he is after a decade. Yes, they drafted wisely and built soundly. Just like he did...

Injured Frankie Dettori pulls out of Royal Ascot with arm injury

It's the most special five days, there are richer meetings but nowhere else has the history or the tradition. Strike The Tiger was running in the concluding Windsor Castle Stakes...

Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills

This isn't like most Opens. The Offaly man posted a disappointing 74, which saw last year's runner-up move from one under to one over at the end of the second round. On every h...

US Open at a glance

Four others are within three shots as the third round winds down. Brain Harman has a one-shot lead at 12 under. Then he had a run of three birdies. Matsuyama, the world number ...

US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

He said he'll play a lot and work on his putting in advance of the British Open at Royal Birkdale next month. "If you look at this golf course and you talk to me, Jason or Rory, ...

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India wary of rejuvenated Pakistan: Kohli

India , however, does have an upper hand since Pakistan usually is on the losing side against India in ICC tournaments . Pakistan's fielding and catching was exceptional...

An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

Koepka , a power-hitting U.S. Ryder Cup team member, said, "I'm pretty chill anyway". "I hope the moment will come as soon as possible". I guess I've just kind of always been tha...

Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

No one took advantage of Erin Hills like Fowler. Okay, the former Masters champion's 72 surely wasn't quite what he had in mind before teeing-off, but it could have been so much ...

Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

Kunitz opened the show with the first goal of the game, and then won it in double overtime when he took a pass from Crosby and knuckled his shot past Craig Anderson to send the P...

Golden State Warriors Get The Best Of The NBA's First Finals Trilogy

Kerr's team set an National Basketball Association record for regular-season wins with 73 last season and returned to the Finals, but lost to Cleveland in seven games. On Wednesda...

Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit

They get to celebrate Curry , Klay Thompson, coach Steve Kerr , and Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who unlike the others will be in his first championship parade. "They want to tal...

Sarfraz happy to 'prove critics wrong' after historic win

Pakistan will now play the victor of Thursday's second semi between India or Bangladesh in Sunday's final at the Oval. Earlier, Pakistan bowlers led by Hasan Ali put up a...

Johnson on course, opens with a par

Dustin Johnson will start as favourite when the 117th US Open tees off here on Thursday, with forecasted rain expected to boost the world number one's big-hitting game at the ...

McGregor prohibited from elbowing, kicking Mayweather during fight

After the August 26 bout at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas , the talking point will revolve around the payouts, more than the quality of the 12-round fight. While some media outl...