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Yuta Watanabe ready to make dream a reality

Sep 18, 2018

Yuta Watanabe ready to make dream a reality

After scoring 18 points to help Japan beat Iran in a FIBA World Cup Asian qualifier at Ota City General Gymnasium on Monday, Yuta Watanabe's mind quickly turned to the United States where he will soon be fighting to make a name for himself ...

Cavaliers superstar LeBron James becomes free agent

/ Jun 30, 2018

Cavaliers superstar LeBron James becomes free agent

LeBron James made the first move. Now what? Cleveland? Los Angeles? Philadelphia? A surprise? Stay tuned. Decision III is this summer's blockbuster, and it's coming soon. James told the Cavaliers that he is not exercising his $35.6 million contract option for next season and will become an ...

Houston's James Harden named NBA's MVP for the first time

/ Jun 26, 2018

Houston's James Harden named NBA's MVP for the first time

Third time was the charm for James Harden. The Houston Rockets star was voted the NBA's Most Valuable Player after twice being runner-up, beating out four-time winner LeBron James and Anthony Davis of the Pelicans at the NBA Awards on Monday night. Harden joined Michael Jordan ...

Trump's criticism sparks fresh wave of protests in NFL

/ Sep 25, 2017

Trump's criticism sparks fresh wave of protests in NFL

President Donald Trump's criticism of players who kneel during the national anthem sparked a mass increase in such protests around the National Football League Sunday, as about 200 players sat, knelt or raised their fists in defiance during early games. A week ago, just six ...