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Wizards offer Beal 3-year extension

It’s a dark time for the Washington Wizards, but their saving grace is that they still have Bradley Beal for two more seasons. The team reportedly wants even more. The Wizards are planning to offer Beal a three-year, $111 million max extension when he becomes eligible to sign on Friday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. A one- or…
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Edelman sidelined with thumb injury

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman is expected to miss three weeks due to a thumb injury. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the news on Monday after Edelman was pictured with a brace on his hand. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, citing a source, added that "Edelman's thumb injury is described as 'mild trauma' and should keep him…
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Indians, Royals ride win streaks into series

The Cleveland Indians and Kansas City Royals continued their strong post-All-Star break surges with respective four-game sweeps over fellow American League Central adversaries. The Indians and Royals aim to continue their runs of good fortune at the other's expense on Friday when they open a three-game series in Cleveland. Cleveland brought out the brooms on Thursday and recorded its…
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Bullock has back surgery after Knicks signing

The New York Knicks announced that guard/forward Reggie Bullock had successful surgery for a herniated disc on Wednesday. "Reggie Bullock underwent successful surgery today at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York for a cervical disc herniation," the Knicks' public relations team tweeted. "The team will plan to provide an update on his rehab and progress around the start of training…
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WR Bryant applies for reinstatement

Former Pittsburgh Steelers and Oakland Raiders wide receiver Martavis Bryant is reportedly seeking an NFL comeback. On Monday, Dan Graziano of ESPN reported the Clemson product applied to the league for reinstatement. Graziano explained "Bryant has been working with the NFL and NFLPA on steps he needs to take to address his mental health issues with resources such as therapists and…
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Cubs acquire catcher Maldonado from Royals

Last night Cubs catcher Willson Contreras was placed on the injured list with a strained muscle in his right foot. That injury inspired the Cubs to go out and get another catcher. They acquired Martín Maldonado in a trade with Kansas City in exchange for lefty Mike Montgomery, in a deal that was announced after the Cubs loss to the Reds. Maldonado,…
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