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LeBron Gets First Win in LA as Lakers Beat Kings

LeBron James is a winner for the first time as a Laker. James scored 18 points in a back-and-forth first half before resting in the second half, watching his teammates pull out a 128-123 preseason victory over the Sacramento Kings on Thursday night. Jame...
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Red Sox, Yankees Ready to Rumble Again in Playoffs

NEW YORK — Fans have been waiting for another one of these rumbles: baseball's most-bitter rivals set to tangle again, this time as 100-win heavyweights in the playoffs. Munson vs. Fisk, Pedro vs. Popeye , A...
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Soccer Star Ronaldo Sued, Accused of Rape by Nevada Woman

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is being sued by a Nevada woman who said he raped her in the penthouse suite of a Las Vegas hotel in 2009 and then dispatched a team of "fixers" to obstruct the criminal investigation and trick her into keeping quiet for $375,000....

Raiders Steal Game From Browns With 45-42 OT Win

OAKLAND — As much as the Oakland Raiders felt like they might have let a couple of winnable games slip away to start this season, they might have stolen one away from the Cleveland Browns to spoil Baker Mayfiel...
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Carr Leans on Rookie Lessons to Get Past Raiders’ Dismal Start

ALAMEDA — Derek Carr has suffered through long losing streaks before. The Oakland Raiders lost their first 10 games during his rookie season in 2014 before winning three of the final six. "It's all about your attitude and how you handle things. I don't real...
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