Cardinals: Snoop Dogg the latest to express his support of former coaching intern Jen Welter (ESPN)

from ESPN
Published at September 01, 2015 at 11:07PM

MLB Baseball: Report: Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum could need hip surgery

Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum could need surgery for his nagging hip condition.
from Sports Illustrated

WNBA: Indiana Fever clinch playoff berth for WNBA-record 11th straight season with 81-51 rout of Sun (ESPN)

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Published at September 01, 2015 at 10:36PM

MLB Baseball: Cal Ripken Jr. honored by Orioles 20 years after breaking Gehrig’s streak

Twenty years after he broke Lou Gehrig\'s streak of 2,131 consecutive games played, the Orioles honored Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. on Tuesday.
from Sports Illustrated

Saints: Former Pro Bowl LB Anthony Spencer placed on season-ending IR; WR Nick Toon, S Vinnie Sunseri released (ESPN)

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Published at September 01, 2015 at 10:27PM

Roger Federer, an Old Hand With a New Move, Keeps Everyone Guessing

Federer is employing a new tactic in his return game — darting forward to the edge of the service line and taking the ball quickly with a half-volley — and his success has many observers buzzing.. via NYT Sports
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Facing Early Exit, Donald Young Rallies Past 11th Seed

The unseeded Young, once considered the future of American tennis, trailed Gilles Simon by two sets and dropped the first three games of the third before bouncing back for a victory.. via NYT Sports
from NYT Sports

Makers of Sony’s ‘Concussion’ Film Tried to Prevent Angering N.F.L., Emails Show

In dozens of emails unearthed by hackers, Sony Pictures executives and others discussed altering the script and marketing the movie more as a whistle blower story than as a condemnation of the N.F.L.. via NYT Sports
from NYT Sports
September 1, 2015 at 09:00PM

Tennis: Williams sisters, Djokovic, Nadal headline U.S. Open Day 3 lineup

US Open Day 2 schedule and top matches to watch featuring Serena and Venus Williams, Novak Djokovic, Mardy Fish, Madison Keys and Rafael Nadal.
from Sports Illustrated

Soccer-Liberia back home for Nations Cup qualifiers

http://ift.tt/eA8V8J Liberia will host their first full international match since the lifting of an Ebola ban when they play Tunisia in an African Nations Cup qualifier in Monrovia on Saturday. Liberia last hosted an international in May 2014 when they beat Lesotho 1-0 in a Nations Cup qualifier in the capital. The suspension was lifted this May when the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the country fee of the deadly haemorrhagic fever.

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