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Op-Ed: Are Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather and Bob Arum playing games?

The lead-up to last year's Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight saw it attract more hype on social media than any event in sporting history. It also attracted a bigger purse than sports has known and any pretense there won't be a rematch is simply gamesmanship.

Keith Thurman outpoints Shawn Porter, keeps unbeaten record

Keith Thurman failed to score a knockout win as he predicted before facing Shawn Porter Saturday at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York but he came out victorious as he retained his WBA welterweight title via a unanimous decision.

Rio official blames financial troubles for pollution woes

Rio De Janeiro - Raw sewage and garbage litter Rio's Guanabara Bay, the Olympic sailing venue in the shadow of Sugarloaf Mountain, with pollution one of several major headaches for organizers and athletes ahead of the Games.

3 names surface in Arum's shortlist for Pacquiao's next fight

A few days ago promoter Bob Arum has mentioned two possible opponents are in line for Manny Pacquiao's return fight which could happen as early as October this year. Now a new name has been added but Arum is yet to confirm the third guy in the list.

NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant to Boston Celtics?

Boston - The 2016 NBA Draft is in the books and despite all the rumors and speculation, the Boston Celtics didn't make a blockbuster trade, leaving fans scratching their heads. With the free agent market set to open next week, a big move could still occur.

Buffalo Bills Rumors: Anquan Boldin on the radar heading to camp?

Buffalo - Finishing last year at 8-8 wasn't exactly what the Buffalo Bills and their fans had hoped for, especially with the players that where added over the last couple of years, but the team finished strong and expectations for the upcoming season are high.

Bob Arum eyeing return fight for Manny Pacquiao in October

Veteran promoter Bob Arum is now looking for Manny Pacquiao's next foe ahead of his impending decision to continue fighting after he gets his job in the senate sorted out to give way for an eight-week training camp to culminate in October planned fight

2016 NBA Draft: Aussie playmaker joins Sixers as top pick

A six-foot-nine, 19-year-old Australian playing for the Louisiana State University Tigers has topped this year’s National Basketball Association draft.

2016 NHL Mock Draft: Toronto Maple Leafs final projections

Toronto - The final countdown is on as the Toronto Maple Leafs are on the clock with the first overall pick in the 2016 NHL Draft.

Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin going separate ways in 2016

Boxing fans will have to wait until next year to watch the most-awaited fight between Mexican boxing superstar Canelo Alvarez and Ukraine's rising star Gennady Golovkin as both fighters have decided to face separate opponents for their fights this year.

Argentine football head, three ex-cabinet chiefs indicted

Buenos Aires - The president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA) and three former presidential cabinet chiefs were indicted Thursday in a probe of the country's football broadcasting rights distribution system.

Op-Ed: Vancouver Canucks please trade for contract and get youth, pick

My suspicion is that it is frustrating for most fans of the Vancouver Canucks to hear GM Jim Benning repeat over and over again his mantra of making the team competitive now. Of putting the 2017 playoffs ahead of the franchise's next decade, or more.

Braden Holtby wins Vezina Trophy, 5th year in row a new winner

Doubtless Washington Capital's goalie Braden Holtby would prefer it was the Stanley Cup he's just won, but he'll have to settle for the Vezina Trophy. Holtby was announced the winner today and it accents a new trend in the award.

NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant to Golden State Warriors?

San Francisco - Golden State came just one game away from being mentioned as the greatest team in NBA history, but with the season now complete, winning a title next year could depend on adding another piece to the puzzle.

Russian weightlifting team facing Rio ban over doping

Paris - Russia's weightlifters face being kicked out of the Rio Olympics for repeated doping violations, days after the International Olympic Committee upheld a ban on their track and field athletes.

NBA News: Derrick Rose traded to NY Knicks

Chicago - The first blockbuster trade of the NBA off-season took place on Wednesday as the Chicago Bulls traded All Star point guard Derrick Rose to New York, a move that seemed to make more sense on the business end of the game than what happens on the court.

Freddie Roach disputes Viktor Postol's underdog tag

Seven-time BWAA Trainer of the Year Freddie Roach isn't comfortable with fans tagging his fighter, Viktor Postol, as the underdog going into his showdown with WBO Light Welterweight champion Terence Crawford on July 23 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev.

Terence Crawford aims to be worthy successor to Manny Pacquiao

Terence Crawford is working hard to become a worthy successor to retirement-bound and fellow Top Rank stablemate Manny Pacquiao as he prepares for his first pay-per-view fight against Viktor Postol on July 23 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Jaguar used in Olympic torch event killed in Brazil

Bras - A jaguar trotted out for the Olympic torch's passage through Brazil's Amazon was killed shortly afterward when it escaped its handlers and threatened a vet, the Brazilian military said Tuesday.
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