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May 22, 2016; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Verizon Indy Car driver James Hinchcliffe holds up a Canadian flag after winning the pole as the fastest qualifier during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

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Fearless Hinchcliffe grabs 100th Indy 500 pole

Canada's James Hinchcliffe turned in a fearless performance on Sunday grabbing pole for the Indianapolis 500 one year after being critically injured in a crash during practice at the famed Brickyard.

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4 days ago

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports headlines making news today.

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist is washed at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Friday, May 20, 2016. The Preakness Stakes horse race is scheduled to take place May 21. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

7 days ago

The best sports shots this week

A look back at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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7 days ago

The weekend sports schedule

Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

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7 days ago

The ‘X-Men’ meet the Manchester United soccer team

The ultimate teams have united.

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7 days ago

Gary Payton ‘unimpressed’ by Stephen Curry’s unanimous MVP

One of the NBA's all-time great trash talkers continues to talk trash.

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7 days ago

No decision yet on relocating NFL Pro Bowl

The National Football League said that multiple cities are interested in hosting the Pro Bowl but that it was too soon to say if the annual exhibition of all-stars will move from its traditional home in Hawaii.

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NFL to return $723,000 in ‘paid patriotism’ funds to taxpayers

The National Football League has agreed to return more than $700,000 paid to its teams by the Pentagon for honoring American soldiers at sporting events.

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7 days ago

James’ triple-double powers Cavs to rout of Raptors

LeBron James recorded his 15th post-season triple-double as he moved past Shaquille O'Neal into fourth place on the all-time post-season scoring list in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 108-89 victory over the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals on Thursday.

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7 days ago

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today.

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1 week ago

Golfer Phil Mickelson named in insider trading complaint

Professional golfer Phil Mickelson said he has agreed to return gains he made in 2012 from trading in Dean Foods Co stock and said he felt "vindicated" that U.S. authorities have not charged him with violating securities laws.

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1 week ago

Spieth has score to settle in hometown event

Jordan Spieth returns to very familiar territory for this week's AT&T Byron Nelson in Irving, Texas, though he has a score to settle at the TPC Four Seasons Resort where he has finished no better than joint 16th in six starts.

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Derby winner Nyquist in No. 3 slot

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist has drawn the No. 3 gate in the Preakness and was installed as the 3-5 morning-line favorite.

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1 week ago

Warriors even West finals behind Curry’s surge

Stephen Curry exploded for 15 of his 28 points over a 1:58 stretch of the third quarter, helping the Golden State Warriors pull away from the Oklahoma Thunder en route to a 118-91 victory that evened the Western Conference finals at one game apiece.

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1 week ago

Remember when running was for weirdos?

It's called "jogging" ... with a silent 'j.'

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1 week ago

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today.

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1 week ago

Drug do-overs nab Olympians

The International Olympic Committee has announced a major doping crackdown stretching back eight years.

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1 week ago

Sharks shut out Blues, level West finals

Brent Burns did not need to study the San Jose Sharks' postseason history to know going down 0-2 in a series is not desirable.

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1 week ago

Sixers win top pick in draft lottery

The Philadelphia 76ers landed their first No. 1 overall draft pick in 20 years on Tuesday at the NBA’s Draft Lottery. Philadelphia have endured a dreadful three-year stretch that was a part of a rebuilding plan to restock the franchise with top picks.

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1 week ago

Cavs rout Raptors in Eastern opener

As 3-pointers fell at historic rates through the first two rounds of the postseason, LeBron James' message never changed: The Cleveland Cavaliers are not just a team of jump-shooters.

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WATCH: This slow-mo capture of a lightning strike is like fire falling from the sky

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This wicked weather was recorded at 7000 frames per second. Mother Nature is truly breathtaking.

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