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(Reuters) – The National Football League has invited Colin Kaepernick to audition for teams at a special workout on Saturday, opening the possibility that the former quarterback could return to football three years after his protests against racial injustice roiled the league. FILE PHOTO: Dec 24, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback
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LONDON (Reuters) – The battle to be best of the rest behind the Mercedes drivers heats up in Brazil this weekend with Charles Leclerc, Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel chasing Formula One’s bronze medal position. FILE PHOTO: Formula One F1 – Mexican Grand Prix – Hermanos Rodriguez Circuit, Mexico City, Mexico – October 26, 2019
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FILE PHOTO: Former French cyclist Raymond Poulidor is seen on the podium of the 168.5 km ninth stage of the centenary Tour de France cycling race from Saint-Girons to Bagneres-de-Bigorre July 7, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard PARIS (Reuters) – French cyclist Raymond Poulidor, best known for failing to win the Tour de France while coming agonizingly
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Mike Hoffman scored the game-winning goal in the shootout as the Florida Panthers rallied from four goals down in the third period to stun the host Boston Bruins 5-4 Tuesday night. Nov 12, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; Florida Panthers center Mike Hoffman (68) skates past the bench after a goal during the third period against
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FILE PHOTO: Athletics – Chicago Marathon – Chicago, Illinois, United States – October 13, 2019 Kenya’s Brigid Kosgei reacts after winning the women’s marathon setting a new world record REUTERS/Mike Segar (Reuters) – Kenya’s marathon world record holder Brigid Kosgei is among five finalists for the Female Athlete of the Year award after the sport’s
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The Los Angeles Clippers have opened 7-3, are coming off a victory over the defending champion Toronto Raptors and now have something else to buoy their spirits: Paul George reportedly will make his debut with the team by Thursday. Indiana Pacers forward Paul George (24) holds the basketball away from Los Angeles Clippers forward Caron
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Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who last played in the NFL in 2016, will have a private workout for teams on Saturday in Atlanta. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick prepares to take the field before an NFL game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, U.S. October 23, 2016. Picture taken
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FILE PHOTO: Oct 12, 2019; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright (50) throws against the Washington Nationals during the fourth inning in game two of the 2019 NLCS playoff baseball series at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports Adam Wainwright has agreed to a one-year contract to return
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FILE PHOTO: Oct 6, 2019; Orlando, FL, USA; Chicago Fire midfielder Dax McCarty (6) walks out onto the field as he escorts a kid prior to the game against the Orlando City SC at Exploria Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Fire traded veteran midfielder Dax McCarty to Nashville SC on Tuesday,
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers waived former first-round draft pick Vernon Hargreaves on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Oct 6, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Vernon III Hargreaves (28) in the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports The cornerback, a Florida product, was
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FILE PHOTO: Nov 2, 2019; Austin, TX, USA; Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow driver Charles Leclerc (16) of Monaco during qualifying for the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc will take a grid penalty at this weekend’s Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix
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FILE PHOTO: Formula One F1 – Japanese Grand Prix – Suzuka Circuit, Suzuka, Japan – October 13, 2019. Red Bull’s Alexander Albon in action during the race. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – British-born Thai racer Alexander Albon will continue to partner Max Verstappen at Red Bull in 2020, the Formula One team announced on
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Lou Williams scored 21 points off the bench to help the Los Angeles Clippers post a 98-88 victory over the visiting Toronto Raptors on Monday night. Nov 11, 2019; Los Angeles, CA, USA; LA Clippers guard Lou Williams (23) dribbles the ball against Toronto Raptors forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (4) and forward Pascal Siakam (43) during
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James Harden scored 39 points and Russell Westbrook added 26 as the visiting Houston Rockets won their fourth consecutive game, beating the injury-depleted New Orleans Pelicans 122-116 on Monday night. Nov 11, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans center Derrick Favors (22) has the ball knocked away as Houston Rockets center Clint Capela
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Longtime Canadian hockey commentator Don Cherry was fired on Monday, two days after making on-air comments that many believed disparaged immigrants. Canadian ice hockey commentator Don Cherry walks through Olympic Park at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young (RUSSIA – Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ICE HOCKEY MEDIA) Cherry, 85, was speaking Saturday
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FILE PHOTO: Oct 21, 2019; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Columbus Blue Jackets forward Nick Foligno (71) skates against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Scotiabank Arena. Columbus defeated Toronto in overtime. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports Columbus Blue Jackets forward Nick Foligno was suspended three games on Monday for elbowing Colorado Avalanche forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
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TORONTO (Reuters) – Don Cherry, whose provocative views and outlandish suit jackets made for appointment viewing on Canada’s popular Saturday night hockey broadcasts, was fired after inflammatory comments he directed at Canadian immigrants, the Sportsnet network said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Storied Canadian hockey sportscasters Don Cherry (L) and Ron MacLean, hosts of “Coach’s Corner
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LONDON (Reuters) – Stefanos Tsitsipas celebrated victory over fellow ATP Finals debutant Daniil Medvedev like he had won the title on Monday as he finally snapped a jinx against his Russian bogeyman. Tennis – ATP Finals – The O2, London, Britain – November 11, 2019 Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas celebrates winning his group stage match against
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LONDON (Reuters) – Canada’s Davis Cup Finals hopes suffered a blow when Milos Raonic withdrew from the team on Monday with a back injury. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Laver Cup – Palexpo, Geneva, Switzerland – September 22, 2019 Team World’s Milos Raonic in action during his singles match against Team Europe’s Alexander Zverev REUTERS/Pierre Albouy
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Nikola Jokic hit a 15-foot jumper with 3.3 seconds left in overtime, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 100-98, in Minneapolis on Sunday. Nov 10, 2019; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) passes the ball while Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) defends in the third quarter at Target Center.
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Patrick Kane had two goals and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks poured in four goals in the first period before holding on for a 5-4 win over the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday evening. Nov 9, 2019; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Jack Johnson (3) chases the puck ahead of Chicago Blackhawks
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Ryan Tannehill fired a decisive 23-yard touchdown pass to Adam Humphries with 23 seconds remaining Sunday, and the Tennessee Titans stunned the Kansas City Chiefs, 35-32, in Nashville, Tenn. Nov 10, 2019; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) passes against the Kansas City Chiefs during the second half at Nissan Stadium. Mandatory
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(Reuters) – Seattle Sounders claimed their second MLS Cup in four years as three second-half goals gave the hosts a 3-1 win over Toronto FC in front of a capacity crowd at CenturyLink Field on Sunday. November 10, 2019; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Sounders forward Raul Ruidiaz (9) scores a goal against Toronto FC defender
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