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Dream Coach Michael Cooper Has Tongue Cancer

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team.

He will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a full recovery is expected, the Dream said Monday. 191 more words

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Lisa Leslie Headlines 2015 Women's Hall Of Fame Class

Four-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie headlines the 2015 women’s basketball Hall of Fame induction class announced Saturday.

She is joined by former Houston Comets star Janeth Arcain, University of Georgia standout Janet Harris, former Duke coach Gail Goestenkors, longtime Oregon high school coach Brad Smith and Oklahoma State coach Kurt Budke, who was killed in a plane crash in 2011. 361 more words

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ESPY'S Handed Out In L.A., Richard Sherman, Kevin Durant Among Winners

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the show honoring the year’s best performances Wednesday night. 828 more words

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Germany and the G.O.A.T.Z.E Top Argentina to Win the World Cup

The greatest tournament in the world came to a stunning conclusion on Sunday.  Germany, aided by a 113th minute Mario Gotze goal, defeated Argentina 1-0 in front of 74,738 at the Maracana Stadium in Rio.   232 more words

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Still Sick, Serena Drops Out of Swedish Open But Retains #1Ranking

Women’s tennis world No. 1 Serena Williams has withdrawn from next week’s Swedish Open due to her viral illness.

Williams was forced to pull out of her doubles match with her sister… 162 more words

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Choosing A Premier League Team

This post was written with a tremendous amount of help from Michael Preston, who helped host the World Cup podcasts that we recorded. Be sure to check out all of those. 1,659 more words

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LSU Sports Round-Up, Volume 1

In the LSU Round-Up I will be profiling the accolades and achievements of former and current Bayou Bengals . I will be covering everything from the diamond to the hardwood and all points in-between. 422 more words