The first signal that Adam Silver was more enlightened than the average commissioner came just months into his reign when he broke ranks with other sports leagues by calling for the legalization of sports betting.
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OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors get a chance to extract a measure of revenge while at the same time extending an NBA record when they host the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night.
Miguel Cotto-James Kirkland, which has been canceled due to a Kirkland injury, was never pay-per-view worthy to begin with. In fact, the matchup providedmore compelling evidencethat boxing’s Pay-Per-View model is a stalerelic.It seems that the maddening trend of protracted retirement tours ha…
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The unglamorous title of Western Conference’s losingest team in the first half of the season will be on the line Wednesday night when the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns close out the pre-All-Star Game portion of the schedule at the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
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BOSTON — The Boston Celtics, coming off a long-distance four-game road trip and battling injuries and illness, are liable to be a bit weary when they host the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.