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Guy's 23 lift No. 3 Virginia past No. 20 Hokies…

Kyle Guy scored 23 and No. 3 Virginia pulled away in the second half and beat No. 20 Virginia Tech 64-58

In France, the Force is strong with lightsaber…

In France, it is easier than ever now to act out "Star Wars" fantasies, because the fencing federation has officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport

Unsung Heroes: Curt Flood’s Impact on Baseball…

As Spring Training heats up despite a number of big name free agents remaining unsigned, SI remembers Curt Flood, who changed the game of baseball not for his play on the field, but for his actions off of it.

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A washout: Play suspended at Rio Open because of heavy rain

Heavy rain ensured there were no completed matches Monday at the Rio Open

The NBA Is Launching A Professional Basketball…

The Basketball Africa League will have 12 teams from countries across the continent.

Kaepernick And Reid Accept NFL Settlement In…

The NFL has settled with Coliin Kaepernick and Eric Reid over a lawsuit that claims the NFL put the players on a blacklist.

Murray waits to measure up after picking NFL over…

Kyler Murray waits to measure up after picking NFL over reporting to spring training as Oakland's first-round draft pick

Former Arizona coach Olson suffers minor stroke

Former Arizona coach Lute Olson has been hospitalized after suffering a minor stroke over the weekend

Olympic volunteers: One-time chance, or…

Olympic volunteers: Is it a case of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, or economic exploitation

Unsung Heroes: Before Colin Kaepernick, Mahmoud…

Two decades before Colin Kaepernick, point guard Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf refused to stand for the national anthem, calling the American flag a symbol of oppression and tyranny. SI remembers the story of one of the sport’s great activists.

Serena Williams back in top 10 after giving birth

Serena Williams has returned to the top 10 in the tennis rankings for the first time since taking a break to have her first child

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Michael Cunningham: 'Second-half mentality' for…

Clark: Some teams make little effort to justify…

Players' union head Tony Clark criticized baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred for blaming players' demands for the slow free agent market and said an increasing number of teams make little effort to justify the price of a ticket

New athletes group formed to tackle doping in…

British cyclist, former WADA executive form athletes group to tackle doping in sports

Bellator's Michael 'Venom' Page: I'm the Next…

Michael "Venom" Page is one of the charismatic fighters in Bellator. As he prepares to take on his toughest opponent yet in Paul Daley, Page says this fight will prove why he is the future of mixed martial arts.

NBA All-Star Game was 'amazing experience' for…

Cecchinato beats Schwartzman in Argentina Open final

Third-seeded Marco Cecchinato of Italy won the Argentina Open final on Sunday, taking his third career title and disappointing home crowd favorite Diego Schwartzman

Giants manager Bruce Bochy to retire after this…

Giants' Bruce Bochy to retire after this season, his 25th as a big league manager

Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee diagnosed with…

Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee, a contender for the 100-meter butterfly gold medal at next year's Olympics in Tokyo, has been diagnosed with leukemia

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Unsung Heroes: Ora Washington Dominated Two…

Ora Washington dominated both women’s basketball and tennis while breaking the mold for female athletes. With NBA All-Star weekend kicking off Friday night, SI remembers one of the most skilled athletes of her era.

Jim Souhan: This is a Wild team in freefall…

Defending champion Croatia to face Spain in new Davis Cup

Defending champion Croatia will meet Rafael Nadal's Spain in the first edition of the new Davis Cup Finals in November