Staff & Wire Reports

Staff & Wire Reports
Simmons, 76ers agree to $170 million, 5-year deal

Simmons, 76ers agree to $170 million, 5-year deal

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The Philadelphia 76ers and star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract extension.

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Boxing champ Pernell Whitaker dies; hit by car in Virginia

Boxing champ Pernell Whitaker dies; hit by car in Virginia

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Pernell Whitaker who was regarded as one of the greatest defensive fighters ever, has died after being hit by a car in Virginia. He was 55.

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Convincing Hall to stay is a Devil of a task for New Jersey

Convincing Hall to stay is a Devil of a task for New Jersey

posted on July 15, 2019 by

The Devils have a much longer checklist to complete to convince Taylor Hall to re-sign and not leave as a free agent next summer. 

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Talented group of QBs hope to give SEC hierarchy a jolt

Talented group of QBs hope to give SEC hierarchy a jolt

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Alabama’s dominance ranks among the most impressive dynasties in college football history. It has also made the Southeastern Conference a bit stale recently

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Ex-governor to lead push Sands’ push for casino in NYC

Ex-governor to lead push Sands’ push for casino in NYC

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Former New York Gov. David Paterson is joining Las Vegas Sands to lead the casino and resort developer’s push for a casino in New York City.

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