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Kraft: 'I was wrong to put my faith in the league'

Patriots owner Robert Kraft blasted the NFL for upholding Tom Brady's four-game suspension and apologized to the team's fans for accepting the league's penalties.

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'Miracle' goalie selling memorabilia for $5.7M

Jim Craig, the goaltender from the "Miracle on Ice" team, is hoping to sell nearly all his memorabilia from the 1980 Olympics in one 19-item lot for an asking price of $5.7 million.

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McGregor: Rousey would take me down in second

Interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor says Ronda Rousey isn't someone he'd want to fight. "She would throw me on my head in literally one second flat," he said.

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The NFL's top offenses: Why NE is still No. 1

Even with Tom Brady suspended for four games, Mike Sando remains high on the Patriots offense. But which other units fill out his top five? Here's a hint: A certain top-tier QB wasn't included.

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Red Sox retire 45 of 'leader' Pedro Martinez

The Summer of Love, Pedro style, continued unabated Tuesday night in Fenway Park, where the Red Sox honored newly minted Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez by retiring his number.

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Police asked to watch Goodell's home
NFL 

Police in Scarborough, Maine, are keeping an eye on Roger Goodell's home after the commissioner upheld Tom Brady's suspension. The police chief said the NFL "did reach out and let us know about the decision and that it might not be popular." (via Portland Press Herald)

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NFL 

Does LeBron have all the answers?
NBA 

LeBron James hosted a Q&A on Twitter on Tuesday in which he explained why he's scared of Ronda Rousey and listed his best friends in the NBA. However, he was a little evasive about the idea of him doing "Space Jam 2." What about Kobe?

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NBA 

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So will things go smoothly for Welter? Probably not. Training camp is designed to test players and coaches. And she's probably up for that.

Jen Welter's first pro football check
NFL 

The new Cardinals coach saved the check, not for how much she made ($1 per game), but because of what it represents: "While it wasn't a dream I could have ever had, now it's a dream other girls can grow up having."

Jen Welter
NFL 

Doolittle: Most, least improved in NBA
NBA 

The Nets are still woeful as they start the onerous task of climbing out of the hole they've dug over the last two seasons. On the flip side, there's a team on the west coast that's most improved. Full list (Insider)

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NBA 

Fans help buy gear for Haitian team
Soccer 

Two fans noticed the Haitian Special Olympics soccer team didn't have any uniforms or cleats, causing them to slip and fall. They decided to do something fast -- and found lots of supporters willing to help. $2,000 collected

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Soccer 

How Berry got back on the field

Eric Berry, who is back on the field today eight months after being diagnosed with lymphoma, declined to use a traditional port for chemotherapy, according to Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder. The safety instead opted for an IV so he could continue to work out.

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Jim Mora on turnaround at UCLA

"It's been a lot of hard work by a lot of people. A lot of commitment."

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What to know: Stanford's David Shaw
College Football 

  • 5th year at Stanford (42-12)
  • 2011 & 2012 Pac-12 Coach of the Year
  • Led team to 11+ wins and a BCS bowl in 2011, ’12 & '13

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College Football 

Watch: David Shaw on SportsCenter
College Football 

The Stanford coach joins SportsCenter to talk about the Cardinal's upcoming season. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Belichick staying on message about 2015

When asked about his depth at QB, Bill Belichick said: "Training camp is where everyone gets reps to evaluate the entire team." He then walked away from the podium, ending the news conference.

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'This is very sad and disappointing'
NFL 

Patriots owner Robert Kraft had harsh words for the NFL: "Given the facts ... it is completely incomprehensible to me that the league continues to take steps to disparage one of its all-time great players."

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NFL 

Bill Belichick doesn't feel the heat
NFL 

The 90-degree weather didn't stop the Patriots coach from wearing his signature hoodie while he deflected comments about the ongoing situation involving his QB and the league.

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NFL 

Rice: Amari Cooper the 'new Tim Brown'
NFL 

Hall of Famer Jerry Rice told the Raiders' website that the rookie WR is "very much like Tim Brown, very explosive, got speed to burn, really going to strike fear into the opposing team."

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NFL 

Edwards: Goodell leveling playing field
NFL 

Herm Edwards on Roger Goodell: "The commissioner's No. 1 job is to protect the integrity of professional football. ... The rules were not played by fairly, in the commissioner's eyes, and there are consequences."

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Olney: Jays must go all-in

After giving their already explosive lineup a boost by bringing in Troy Tulowitzki, the Blue Jays must now get help for their rotation. Will they be willing to pay the price for a top starter? Under pressure (Insider)

Jim Craig selling 'Miracle on Ice' items
NHL 

The goalie is selling 19 pieces of memorabilia from the 1980 Olympics, including his game-worn jersey from the United States' 4-3 win over the Soviet Union. Craig hopes to fetch $5.7M for the lot. Continuing to own the items has taken its toll: "Unfortunately you think about this stuff getting stolen all the time."

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NHL 

All Access: Ronda Rousey
MMA 

Get a behind-the-scenes look (just check out that cat clock!) as Rousey prepares for her upcoming fight against Bethe Correia.

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MMA 

Dodgers get Mat Latos from Marlins

The Dodgers acquired the RHP along with 1B Michael Morse in exchange for three minor league pitchers, according to multiple reports. Los Angeles also gets the No. 34 pick in next year's draft. Latos has a 4.48 ERA this season.

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