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October 22, 2019 - 6:06 pm
(NEW YORK) -- When she was 6 years old, Maria Sharapova moved with her father from Sochi, Russia, to Florida to train with tennis professionals and see if she could turn her dream into a reality. “I had this incredible focus of hitting this yellow fuzzy ball endlessly and I think the one quality...
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October 22, 2019 - 1:16 pm
(NEW YORK) -- New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard is recovering from his second concussion of the season, but is hopeful he will see the field again in 2019. "I'm feeling great," the Giant told ABC Audio, while volunteering for Make A Difference Day. A father himself, Shepard was helping...
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October 22, 2019 - 10:56 am
(XIAMEN, China) -- Indonesian athlete Aries Susanti Rahayu set a new world record for women in speed climbing this weekend, climbing up a 49-foot wall in under seven seconds. Rahayu, 24, scurried up the climbing wall at a Climbing World Cup competition in Xiamen, China, reaching the top in 6.99...
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October 22, 2019 - 9:21 am
(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) -- The New England Patriots have reportedly added a veteran wide receiver to their roster. Citing league sources, ESPN reports the team has acquired Mohamed Sanu from the Atlanta Falcons. In exchange for the 30-year-old wide receiver, the Falcons received a second-round draft...
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October 22, 2019 - 8:46 am
(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- After his cancer diagnosis in high school, Casey O'Brien had been told that his football career was over. O'Brien, of St. Paul, Minnesota, had spent his entire childhood playing different sports, including football, but then he got a pain in his left knee that would not go away...
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October 22, 2019 - 6:34 am
(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events: NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Philadelphia 6, Vegas 2 Columbus 4, Toronto 3 -- OT St. Louis 3, Colorado 1 Dallas 2, Ottawa 1 NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE New England 33, NY Jets 0 Copyright © 2019, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.
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October 21, 2019 - 7:54 am
(NEW YORK) -- New England Patriots star Tom Brady threw a flag on an off-field play that he said misrepresented team owner Robert Kraft. The Patriots quarterback said his recent cameo appearance in Living With Yourself , a new Netflix comedy series, was "taken out of context." According to ESPN,...
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October 21, 2019 - 6:27 am
(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events: NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Vancouver 3, NY Rangers 2 Minnesota 4, Montreal at 3 Washington 5, Chicago 3 Winnipeg 1, Edmonton 0 Calgary 2, Anaheim 1 NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE Jacksonville 27, Cincinnati 17 Green Bay 42, Oakland 24 Buffalo 1,...
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October 20, 2019 - 1:44 pm
(BURLINGTON, Vt.) -- Players from a high school girls soccer team in Vermont were penalized after they revealed a message promoting equal pay under their team jerseys during a game, the team's coach said. The team had approached Burlington High School soccer coach Jeff Hayes several weeks ago with...
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October 18, 2019 - 11:46 am
(NEW YORK) -- NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the league has suffered "substantial" losses in China as a result of the firestorm that followed a since-deleted tweet by the Houston Rockets general manager supporting the Hong Kong protests. "The losses have already been substantial," Silver said in...
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