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Dannon Reportedly Signs Dak Prescott After Dropping Cam Newton

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On Thursday, in the wake of Cam Newton’s comments to reporter Jourdan Rodrigue, Dannon severed business ties with the Carolina Panthers quarterback. On the same day, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Yogurt maker reportedly signed Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott to a sponsorship deal. “Dannon has already scheduled Prescott …

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Tracy McGrady Rejoins Orlando Magic As Special Assistant

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Basketball Hall of Famer, Tracy McGrady, is rejoining the Orlando Magic as a special assistant to team CEO Alex Martins. The former Orlando Magic player played from 2000 to 2004 and made the All-Star Game all four seasons, was named Most Improved Player in the 2000 – 2001 season and …

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Dannon Drops Cam Newton Over Press Conference Comments

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Just one day after Cam Newton laughed at the idea of a “female” talking about ‘routes, Dannon’s Oikos yogurt brand reportedly cut ties with the Panthers quarterback. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Newton’s comment received mixed reviews, while many were disgusted at the quarterback’s apparent sexism, others believed Newton’s statement was justified. However, the …

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Marcus and Markieff Morris Acquitted in Assault Trial

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On Tuesday, a Phoenix jury acquitted NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris on aggravated assault charges. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The brothers have been on trial for for allegedly helping three other people beat Erik Hood, 36, in January 2015, outside a high school basketball game in #Phoenix. Hood, who said he’s known …

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NBA Reminds Teams That Players Must Stand for National Anthem

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On Friday, the NBA released a memo, suggesting different ways to express themes of unity and equality, rather than kneeling during the national anthem. Just one day after Commissioner Adam Silver said that he expected players to stand for the anthem upon the start of preseason. In the memo obtained …

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Atlanta Hawks Star Dennis Schroder Arrested on Battery Charge

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Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder was arrested on misdemeanor battery charge in Georgia. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ According to ESPN, the incident occurred early Friday morning. Officials responded to a call around 2 a.m., reporting a fight at a hookah bar in Brookhaven. Security cameras reportedly saw Schroder and several others getting into …

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University of Louisville Fires Head Coach Amid Fraud Scheme

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According to several news reports, Louisville’s head basketball coach, Rick Pitino, has been fired in the midst of the school’s latest scandal. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Athletic director Tom Jurich, has also been placed on paid administrative leave, according to interim president Greg Postel. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Following a three-year investigation, the Department of Justice has …

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