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Dominican Republic Officials Identify Man Who Allegedly Paid For Hit On David Ortiz Dominican Republic Officials Identify Man Who Allegedly Paid For Hit On David Ortiz

Prosecutors in the Dominican Republic identified several new suspects yesterday in the David Ortiz shooting case, including the man they say planned to pay the hitmen who shot Ortiz at the Dial Bar and Lounge on June 9. Court documents obtained by the Boston Globe claim Alberto Miguel Rodríguez Mota planned to pay the…

LaVar Ball Reappears On First Take After Lonzo's Trade, Makes Molly Qerim Uncomfortable LaVar Ball Reappears On First Take After Lonzo's Trade, Makes Molly Qerim Uncomfortable

Now that Lonzo Ball has been traded to the New Orleans Pelicans, LaVar Ball has reemerged from what was a pleasant absence to loudly boast about his son and be rude to female TV hosts. Today, he acted a little creepy toward Molly Qerim on First Take.

Report: The Rockets Are All Fed Up With Each Other Report: The Rockets Are All Fed Up With Each Other

With the Warriors severely depleted heading into next season, it stands to reason that the Houston Rockets are as well-positioned as any other team to take advantage and end the Warriors’ five-year Finals run. After all, they’ve been the only Western Conference team to seriously push Golden State, and they have the…

Deadspin Up All Night: Roll Away The Dew Deadspin Up All Night: Roll Away The Dew

Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. Roll away that dew this weekend.

10-Year-Old Girl Becomes Youngest Person On Record To Climb El Capitan 10-Year-Old Girl Becomes Youngest Person On Record To Climb El Capitan

When I was 10 years old, my most impressive athletic feat was playing basketball during recess with the bottoms of my zip-off pants bagged around my ankles and not tripping all over them that often. Colorado resident Selah Schneiter has me pretty soundly beat, as this week she became the youngest person in recorded…

Alameda County Sheriff's Office Wants To Charge Raptors Exec Masai Ujiri With Battery [Update] Alameda County Sheriff's Office Wants To Charge Raptors Exec Masai Ujiri With Battery [Update]

Raptors president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri was walking onto the floor Thursday night to celebrate his team’s championship when he appeared to get in some sort of altercation with a cop. The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office claimed that Ujiri shoved one of its deputies and nudged him in the face after the…

Ex-Texans Employee Claims Fired GM Brian Gaine "Targeted" And "Replaced" Black Employees Ex-Texans Employee Claims Fired GM Brian Gaine "Targeted" And "Replaced" Black Employees

USA Today has obtained a copy of a discrimination complaint filed by former Texans security coordinator Jeff Pope against recently fired GM Brian Gaine with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, in which Pope alleges he was one of several black employees singled out and let go by Gaine.

Climbers Who Lied About Climbing Mt. Everest Say They Made It From Summit To Base Camp In Two Hours Climbers Who Lied About Climbing Mt. Everest Say They Made It From Summit To Base Camp In Two Hours

According to Indian climbers Vikas Rana, Shobha Banwala, and Ankush Kasana, the trio summited Mt. Everest on May 26 along with four Sherpa guides. According to the physical evidence and the testimony of other climbers, they never made it past Camp III and totally lied about reaching the peak.

UW Found A Volleyball Star's Sexual Assault Allegation "Extremely Credible" But Let The Accused Official Leave Without Consequence UW Found A Volleyball Star's Sexual Assault Allegation "Extremely Credible" But Let The Accused Official Leave Without Consequence

According to a report from the Seattle Times, former University of Washington volleyball star Cassandra Strickland filed a sexual assault claim against former senior associate athletic director Roy Shick in late 2017. Shick left UW before the investigation into said claim concluded, and though the process resulted in…

Cleveland Cavaliers Hire Cal's Lindsay Gottlieb As Assistant Coach Cleveland Cavaliers Hire Cal's Lindsay Gottlieb As Assistant Coach

New Cleveland Cavaliers coach John Beilein has made a notable addition to his coaching staff by bringing on Cal women’s basketball coach Lindsay Gottlieb. Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news this afternoon, and the Cavs announced the hire shortly afterwards. Gottlieb will be the first women’s college head coach to join…

Gabriele Grunewald, Who Defied Cancer By Racing At The Highest Level, Dies At 32 Gabriele Grunewald, Who Defied Cancer By Racing At The Highest Level, Dies At 32

Former U.S. track and field champion Gabriele Grunewald died yesterday at 32 years old, a decade after she was first diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. Despite her diagnosis, Grunewald competed professionally in the middle distances at the highest level for six years after she graduated college in 2010, winning a…

Chris Froome Will Miss Tour De France After He Crashes Into Wall, Breaks His Leg [Update] Chris Froome Will Miss Tour De France After He Crashes Into Wall, Breaks His Leg [Update]

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will not get to try and add a record-tying fifth yellow jersey to his collection this summer. The Team Ineos leader was out on a recon ride ahead of today’s time trial at the Criterium du Dauphine when he fell at high speed and was injured.

Rob Stone Suggests The USWNT Should've Eased Up, Gets Soundly Rejected Rob Stone Suggests The USWNT Should've Eased Up, Gets Soundly Rejected

The USWNT had just put the finishing touches on the most lopsided beatdown in the history of the World Cup when Fox Sports analyst Rob Stone put his foot into his mouth in the name of sportsmanship.

The Warriors Need DeMarcus Cousins Now, Which Is Concerning For Everyone Involved The Warriors Need DeMarcus Cousins Now, Which Is Concerning For Everyone Involved

Kevin Durant is short a limb. Kevon Looney’s ribs are splayed open like a blooming onion. Andre Iguodala has rocks in his shoes. The Warriors need two more wins, and medicine is not on their side. DeMarcus Cousins is, though.

Hope Solo Says USWNT Coach Jill Ellis Is A Bad Leader Who Can't Handle Pressure Hope Solo Says USWNT Coach Jill Ellis Is A Bad Leader Who Can't Handle Pressure

Days before the United States women’s national team begins their World Cup defense, Hope Solo has stirred up some drama. The former USWNT goalkeeper joined the BBC’s Football Daily podcast over the weekend to discuss her former team’s chances, and when asked about coach Jill Ellis’s lineups, she said, “I don’t agree a…

29th Horse Dies At Santa Anita One Day After Officials Tell Track To Stop Holding Races 29th Horse Dies At Santa Anita One Day After Officials Tell Track To Stop Holding Races

A three-year-old filly named Truffalino died Sunday after collapsing suddenly on the turf at Santa Anita. Truffalino, who didn’t suffer any visible limb injuries, is not to be confused with Formal Dude, who sustained a fractured pelvis near the finish line of another race at Santa Anita on Saturday and was euthanized…

Donald Cerrone's Controversial Loss To Tony Ferguson Might've Ended Because He Blew His Nose At The Wrong Time Donald Cerrone's Controversial Loss To Tony Ferguson Might've Ended Because He Blew His Nose At The Wrong Time

As promised, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Tony Ferguson delivered unrelenting action in the people’s main event at last weekend’s UFC 238. The bout earned fight of the night honors, though it ended in a controversial way that left nobody involved very happy.

Engineer Unwittingly Trips Balls On LSD From The '60s While Repairing Iconic Synth Engineer Unwittingly Trips Balls On LSD From The '60s While Repairing Iconic Synth

Here is a delightful story about psychedelics to ease you into the long weekend.

Nike Called Out By Three Olympians Over Punitive Sponsorship Policy For Pregnant Athletes Nike Called Out By Three Olympians Over Punitive Sponsorship Policy For Pregnant Athletes

American 800-meter specialist Alysia Montaño has won six national championships, but she may be most famous for running the 2014 race while eight months pregnant with her daughter. Montaño, a 2012 Olympian, also ran in 2017 while five months pregnant with her son. It takes incredible physical effort to perform like…

Olympic Boxing Remains In Crisis Olympic Boxing Remains In Crisis

The Olympics are a bureaucratic rat’s nest, with national governing bodies, international governing bodies, host cities, various Olympic committees, and other assorted grifters jockeying for influence and money while also trying to put on the largest international sports spectacle in existence. One of the bigger…

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