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Twins ink Josh Donaldson to four-year, $92 million deal

MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand reports that the Twins and free agent third baseman Josh Donaldson are in agreement on a four-year contract. Jon Heyman adds that the deal is for $92

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Chelsea opt not to sign Ake despite buy-back option

Chelsea have ended their interest in Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake — for now, at least — despite holding a $52-million buy-back option on the former Blues defender. Ake, who has

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Man United scraps winter break in Middle East

MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United has scrapped a planned midseason training camp in the Middle East amid high tensions in the region, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Tuesday. “If there’s

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Kris Dunn, under cascade of bust talk and Bulls demotion, mounting strong defense

Kris Dunn‘s rookie year with the Timberwolves was glum. Losing. Shaken confidence. Minutes on the wing rather than his preferred position of point guard. But when I first talked to

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Knicks fan who hit halfcourt shot to win $1,000 of scratchers says he netted $500

A Lakers fan just made a half-court shot and won $100,000. A Knicks fan just made a half-court shot and won $1,000. Of scratch-off lottery tickets. Anthony Peterson, via Rob Perez

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Serbia reportedly hires Nuggets’ coach Mike Malone as consultant for Tokyo Olympics

Serbia finished a disappointing fifth in the FIBA World Cup in China last summer (which means they need to go through a qualifying tournament for the 2020 Olympics). That despite

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CC Sabathia takes role as special adviser with Yankees

Per YES Network, former pitcher CC Sabathia has joined the Yankees’ front office as a special adviser. Sabathia, 39, retired at the end of the 2019 season. He suffered a

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