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Boston Unveils Updated Proposal for 2024 Olympic Games


SeanPavonePhoto/iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- Organizers released an updated proposal for Boston to potentially host the Olympic Games in 2024 on Monday.The updated proposal would include 8,000 units of housing, new hotels, a 15-acre city park among 12 mil

Dwyane Wade Declines Option, Becomes Free Agent


Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(MIAMI) -- Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade will become a free agent after choosing not to pick up a player-option for next season.Wade was set to make $16.1 million next year, but after choosing to decline the option, will automati

University of Wisconsin's Bo Ryan to Retire After One More Season


Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(MADISON, Wisc.) -- University of Wisconsin basketball coach Bo Ryan will retire after the upcoming season, the school announced on Monday.Ryan has helmed the Badgers for 18 seasons, and brought them to the national championshi

Wimbledon: Serena Williams Advances with First Round Win


Shaun Botterill/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Serena Williams inched her way closer to a Grand Slam on Monday, defeating Margarita Gasparyan in the first round of Wimbledon.She beat Gasparyan in two straight sets, 6-4, 6-1.If she takes Wimbledon and then the US

What to Expect When NBA Free Agency Begins


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Free agency doesn't officially begin in the NBA until July 1, but the wheels have already started turning.Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James has informed the team he'll opt out of the final year of his deal, and ESPN N

Kyle Busch Wins at Sonoma


Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(SONOMA, Calif.) — The Busch brothers had quite a day at Sonoma Raceway.Kyle Busch won the Sprint Cup's Toyota/Save Mart 350, a road course race, on Sunday. It was his fifth start since suffering a leg and foot injury in

Scoreboard Roundup -- 6/28/15


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — INTERLEAGUEMilwaukee 5, Minnesota 3AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 3, Texas 2Detroit 5, Chi White Sox 4Boston 5, Tampa Bay 3Baltimore 4, Cleveland 0 (first game)Baltimore 8, Cleveland 0 (second game)Houston 3, N-Y Yankees 1L.A.

LeBron James to Become Free Agent


Siri Stafford/Digital Vision/iStock/ThinkStock(CLEVELAND) -- LeBron James will become a free agent as of July 1, according to ESPN.com. The star player is opting out of his $21.6 million player option with his current team, the Cleveland Cavaliers. This m

Final Day of NHL Draft Filled with Trades


vencavolrab/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The final day of the NFL draft not only was made up of six more rounds, but there were also many trades, with goaltenders in high demand.The Edmonton Oilers acquired Cam Talbot from the New York Rangers, who was

NASCAR Chairman Wants Confederate Flag Eliminated at All Races


Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) -- The head of NASCAR said on Saturday the organization will be “aggressive as possible” in disassociate itself with the Confederate flag. "NASCAR will maintain its long-standing polic

US Soccer Team Beats China 1-0 to Advance to Semifinals of Women's World Cup


Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photo/Getty Images(OTTAWA, Ontario) -- The U.S. Women's National Team defeated China Friday night to move on to the semifinals of the Women's World cup. Carli Lloyd scored a goal in the 51st minute, which gave goaltender

Vegas Sportsbook Posts First College Football Opening Lines for 2015


Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(LAS VEGAS) -- The Alabama Crimson Tide’s five year streak of not being an underdog is now in jeopardy, according to the first Las Vegas sportsbook to open betting on individual college games. The Golden Nugget s

Olympic Sailor Trevor Moore Missing off Florida Coast


Minertree/iStock/Thinkstock(MIAMI) -- Search-and-rescue crews with the Coast Guard are searching for a missing Olympic sailor in the vicinity of Biscayne Bay on Florida.Officials say that Trevor Moore, 30, of Naples, Florida, and former member of the 2012
 
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