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Deaths from brain, heart problems higher for NFL…

NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart problems than major league baseball players but the reasons are unclear

Italian bid edges Swedish rival in 2026 Olympic host study

The Italian bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics in Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo looks stronger than the Stockholm-Are project in an IOC analysis of the candidates

2019 French Open: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal on…

Top-seeded Novak Djokovic might have a more difficult draw than 11-time French Open winner Rafael Nadal, but SI executive editor Jon Wertheim believes that the tournament's top-seeded players are on track to meet in the final at Roland-Garros.

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Nick Kyrgios withdraws from French Open

French Open organizers say Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the clay-court Grand Slam tournament

2 Clemson players suspended for season; NCAA rejects appeal

Clemson tight end Braden Galloway and offensive lineman Zach Giella will miss the season after an NCAA panel rejected Clemson's appeal of a drug test before the Cotton Bowl

Olympic officials reassure sports federations about cuts

An Olympic official has made a guarantee that should please the heads of world sports federations that are concerned that Tokyo Games organizers might be cutting things they see as "decoration" but federations view as "essential"

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: Fernando Alonso Made the…

After failing to qualify for the Indianapolis 500, Fernando Alonso lost out on the opportunity to complete the Triple Crown of Motorsport this year. NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. thinks that the Spanish driver "absolutely" made the right call by n

Unfamiliar, but nice: Halep back in Paris to…

Simona Halep is experiencing something new at the French Open this year, coming to Paris as the defending champion

Lampard, Terry subplot in world's most lucrative…

Derby and Aston Villa meet at Wembley Stadium on Monday in the League Championship playoff final as they look to secure promotion to the Premier League

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IOC wants to remove boxing body AIBA from Tokyo…

The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

NFL Banishes Classic Hitting Drills From Training…

After the NFL owners' meeting, the league banned three drills used in training camps due to concussion risks. Is this another example of the NFL becoming too soft? SI Now host Robin Lundberg gives his take.

Laver Cup getting official status from men's tennis tour

The Laver Cup is getting official status from the men's tennis tour

LEADING OFF: Marlins streak the right way, Sale…

LEADING OFF: Marlins streaking in right direction, Sale faces Astros again, Orioles finally return to Coors Field

USOC leader: Reform possible with or without Congress

USOC leader: Reform possible with or without input from Congress

Has Drake Stolen Eastern Conference Finals…

Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer and one of Giannis Antetokounmpo's reps slammed Drake for his sideline antics during Games 3 and 4 in Toronto. SI Now hosts Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss whether Drizzy has gone too far in his superfandom, or wh

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O Canada: Hockey hotbed now produces tennis players, too

Canadians Denis Shapovalov, Felix Auger-Aliassime and Bianca Andreescu have all simultaneously broken into the world's elite ranks of tennis players

Giolito spins 4-hit gem, White Sox blank Astros 4…

Lucas Giolito pitched a four-hitter for his first major league shutout, rookie Eloy Jiménez hit his third homer in two games and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 4-0