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Survey Shows Support for United World Cup Bid

Survey Shows Support for United World Cup Bid

| October 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

A majority of adults in Canada, Mexico and the United States support a joint bid by the three countries to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup, according to results of a new

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Dallas to Host 2018 NFL Draft

Dallas to Host 2018 NFL Draft

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 2018 NFL Draft will be held at the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, April 26­–28. This marks the first time that the event will take place

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jason Gewirtz: From the Editor
About 10 years ago, I did something at a sporting event that at the time felt extraordinary: I entered without a

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Bob Latham: Winners And Losers
Athletes are always looking for an Act II when their playing careers come to an end. An increasing number of them are finding

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tim Hinchey

Being a competitive swimmer since he was a child, Tim Hinchey has a natural affinity for the sport. But his background has been in professional sports, most recently with MLS’ Colorado Rapids, where he was president since 2011 and MLS executive of the year in 2016. Before that he served as the team’s chief marketing officer and in the same role for Derby County, FC, a professional soccer team in England. His previous stops included executive roles with the NBA’s Charlotte Bobcats and New Orleans/ Oklahoma City Hornets. He began his career with the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings. In June, Hinchey got to return to the sport he loved, being

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Anaheim Raises the Bar
USA Gymnastics had a lot riding on the 2017 P&G Gymnastics Championships, the organization’s signature event. Typically, in the year after the Olympic Summer Games, the championships are something of a reboot, a sneak peek at the next four years, and this year’s event at Honda Center in Anaheim was no

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sports Enter the Digital World By John Conroy With its distinctive island green, the 17th hole of the Players Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass “is probably the most iconic of our holes through all of our events throughout the year,” said Scott Gutterman, vice-president of digital operations for the PGA Tour. So it wasn’t surprising […]

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Warriors on the Field By Karen Robes Meeks In 2008, an explosion left U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Chris D’Angelo with nerve damage to the left side of his body. Previously a happy go-lucky jokester, he became dark and angry. “Normal family life was really tough, because no one understood what I was going through,” […]

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Events with a Kick in the South By Rachel Carter The South is fiercely proud of its traditions, whether it’s sweet tea, Sunday school or sports. College towns like Knoxville, Tennessee, revel in school pride. Elizabethtown, Kentucky, has a sprawling sports complex that draws major youth tournaments. Tuscaloosa, Alabama, though famous for college football, also […]

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| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Global Game By Greg Echlin During last year’s NBA off-season, the Kevin Durant free-agent sweepstakes and Team USA’s Olympic gold medal created plenty of buzz. But this year’s developments—with trades, signings and all the hype around Los Angeles Lakers draft pick Lonzo Ball—have raised the decibel level even higher. The start of play should bring […]

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