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October 30,2017 02:20
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Ewoldt: Each harvest is a team sport

Well, I have just spent a weekend freezing on the side of several soccer fields, and I’m glad that’s over. I love soccer, and I love watching my boys play
October 26,2017 17:40
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Is Bridge a Sport? EU Court Says No

The European Court of Justice ruled that a group that organizes bridge tournaments in England was not eligible for a sports-related tax exemption.
October 26,2017 07:00
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Drexel Hosts a Conversation on Race and Sport

Drexel University's LeBow College of Business and the Center for Sport Management are bringing sports authorities including ESPN’s Kevin Blackistone to campus Thursday for a discussion about the increasingly prominent role of sports in the national dialogue on race.
October 25,2017 20:40
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The Honda Sports EV Concept Gives Some Hope For A Fun Electric ...

I often wonder which automaker will have the guts to come out with a fun hybrid or electric sports car that’s actually affordable. And a lot of the time I keep thinking if anyone could do it it’s Honda, which has given us impressive electrified offerings like the new NSX and Accord Hybrid—even with the occasional misfire like the CR-Z. Meet the Honda Sports EV Concept. I hope it leads to goo...
October 23,2017 23:20
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Gran Turismo Sport Will Turn You Into A Ghost Car If You Aren't A ...

Gran Turismo has always skewed more towards the realistic simulation end of the spectrum in order to provide an accurate experience for virtual racers. This year’s version adds another layer to that, in the form of a certification and enforcement of proper “sportsmanship.”
October 21,2017 06:20
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The Amazon groveling is turning into a sport

The deadline for Amazon’s HQ2 bidders has passed with a flurry of embarrassing promo efforts by North American cities groveling to serve. Now that Amazon has established which cities they are, they need only negotiate a price — that is, … Continue reading →
October 20,2017 07:00
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Playstation Bundled GRAN TURISMO SPORT with an Actual Car

This week, Gran Turismo Sport made its big debut on Playstation 4 and brought the series into virtual reality as well. But there's at least one fan driving around in their very own Gran Turismo Sport-branded car, which came with one of the wildest gaming bundles that we've ever seen. Via GameSpot, Sony Interactive Entertainment Taiwan offered a Gran Turismo Sport bundle that included th...
October 18,2017 03:20
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Team Sauerland reaches exclusive three-year deal with SPORT 1

Longtime leading German promoter Team Sauerland, which has been looking for a new long-term television partner, now has one, reaching an exclusive three-year deal with German free-to-air sports giant SPORT1, the company announced Tuesday.
October 14,2017 13:40
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Forget the World Cup. Lacrosse is the international sport to watch in ...

American soccer fans were stunned this week when their men's team failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia—the first time since 1986 the US men's national team will sit out the event. While the US women's team, the defending Women's World Cup champions and the far more important American squad, are a...
October 13,2017 06:20
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I Hate The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport And Everything It Stands ...

No car I have driven epitomizes everything that’s wrong with cars today more than the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. It’s irritating to drive and isn’t even comfortable. Yet its worst sin is what it represents: the phasing out of a segment that got many of us into cars in the first place in favor of half-baked crossovers that suck to drive.
October 12,2017 21:00
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I Hate The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport And Everything It Stands For

No car I have driven epitomizes everything that’s wrong with cars today more than the 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. It’s irritating to drive and isn’t even comfortable. Yet its worst sin is what it represents: the phasing out of a segment that got many of us into cars in the first place in favor of half-baked crossovers that suck to drive.
October 12,2017 06:20
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Barstool Sports Asked Potential Employee To Sign Away Her Right To Be Offended

This afternoon, former Fox Sports college football host Elika Sadeghi told a story about how she recently walked away from a job offer from a sports media company because it asked her to sign an agreement acknowledging that she would willingly work in an environment where she might be exposed to “nudity, sexual scenarios, racial epithets, suggestive gestures, profanity and references to stereoty...