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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, July 17. JOHNSON IS THE MAN…

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Suit says NFL, DirecTV has created an illegal monopoly

A San Francisco bar has filed suit against the NFL and DirecTV over the league's Sunday Ticket package.

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Ronda Rousey takes aim at Floyd Mayweather, Jr. after ESPYs Win

The "Furious 7" star took home the ESPY for Best Fighter and made sure Floyd Mayweather, Jr. took notice.

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PREVIEW: The Open Championship

Here's a look at everything you need to know before The Open Championship at The Old Course at St. Andrews in Scotland.

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WATCH: Steph Curry honors Lauren Hill at the ESPY Awards

The cancer fighting college basketball player is honored posthumously for bringing us this year's "Best Moment" in sports.

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Caitlyn Jenner honoured at ESPY Awards, urges acceptance

Former Olympic gold medalist Caitlyn Jenner, who came out as transgender this year, was among the athletes honored during an emotional ESPY Awards ceremony.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, July 16.

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Could pitch clocks speed play in the major leagues?

Baseball management is intrigued but the players' association thinks it is a horrible idea.

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Players to watch at The Open (besides Spieth)

Rickie Fowler leads the list of players who will challenge Jordan Spieth on the Old Course at St. Andrews, along with Dustin Johnson, Sergio Garcia, Paul Casey, and Luke Donald.

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Banned Rose honored as Reds legend before All-Star Game

Major League Baseball's all-time hits leader, is still serving a lifetime ban for having gambled on baseball but on Tuesday he was honored on the field prior to the All-Star Game in Cincinnati.

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Trout boosts American League to All-Star win

Mike Trout sparked the American League to a 6-3 victory over the National League in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday in Cincinnati and made Mid-Summer Classic history.

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Police: Ex-NFL QB McNabb posts ‘extreme DUI’

Donovan McNabb's blood-alcohol content was twice the legal limit when he was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving in Arizona.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, Wednesday, July 15.

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Marshawn Lynch goes ‘Beast Mode’ on a kickball

The Seahawks running back blasted a kickball into orbit before running the bases like a boss.

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MLB releases All-Star roster, prepares for rain delay

Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke is the scheduled starter for the National League, while the American League counters with Astros lefty Dallas Kuechel.

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Reds’ Frazier wins Home Run Derby

The outfielder wowed his home Cincinnati fans, adding a jolt of excitement to the revamped event ahead of the All Star Game.

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How the top diving duo in the U.S. prepares for the Olympics

Two of the country's best synchronized divers are a dynamic duo hoping to make it to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016.

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If sports drinks commercials were honest

You might as well just drink dyed sugar. It's probably healthier.

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‘Heading’ bans in soccer may not be enough to stop concussions

Outlawing "heading the ball" during soccer games may reduce the rate of concussions, but eliminating player-on-player contact would help more, suggests a new study.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, July 14.

Recent Headlines

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FBI understaffed to tackle cyber threats

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The FBI is struggling to attract computer scientists to its cybersecurity program mainly due to low pay, a report by the U.S. Department of Justice shows.

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NETFLIX: Watch it before it’s gone

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These titles are expiring soon - so start binge watching now!

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NBA in Africa? ‘Stay tuned,’ for regular-season game

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says "stay tuned" for a regular-season game in Africa as Chris Paul and others prepare to play the league's first exhibition on the continent.

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Boston’s bummer summer: Sox slump, Olympics snub, Brady out

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After the winter of their discontent, it's been one bummer of a summer for Bostonians.

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WATCH: Annual Virginia pony swim

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"Salt water cowboys" round up dozens of horses for the tradition off the Virginia coast, now in its 90th year.