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7 questions for the MLB trade deadline: Who is the biggest star who could move before Aug. 2?

7 questions for the MLB trade deadline: Who is the biggest star who could move before Aug. 2?

It’s almost July, which means fireworks are approaching — MLB trade deadline fireworks. The deadline is Aug. 2 this year, giving us just over a month for baseball’s contenders to shuffle their cards and play their best hands. There are also a couple twists that could make this deadline particularly unpredictable. With a little over …

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Oklahoma’s Abortion Law Raises Questions About N.C.A.A.’s Softball World Series

Oklahoma’s Abortion Law Raises Questions About N.C.A.A.’s Softball World Series

OKLAHOMA CITY — Last Saturday, like many days here in early June, was a softball fiesta. The 13,100-seat stadium — burnished and bulked up by a $27.5 million renovation that added a second deck — was teeming with young pony-tailed fans from Alva to Ardmore, partisans in Oklahoma, Oklahoma State or Texas colors, and softball …

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Quin Snyder built the Utah Jazz’s new foundation. Then he walked away, leaving plenty of questions left to answer

Quin Snyder built the Utah Jazz’s new foundation. Then he walked away, leaving plenty of questions left to answer

Quin Snyder was, in many ways, the primary architect of the Zions Bank Basketball Campus. It was in that building in June of 2014 that Snyder, fresh-faced but fresh off his first hip replacement surgery, was introduced as the Utah Jazz’s next head coach. Almost eight years to the day later, a little more wrinkled …

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Suns' COVID-19 outbreak in West semifinals raises questions about NBA protocols

Suns’ COVID-19 outbreak in West semifinals raises questions about NBA protocols

BOSTON — The Phoenix Suns were managing a COVID-19 outbreak as their season fell apart, multiple sources told The Athletic, with six individuals — including one player — testing positive either late in the Western Conference semifinals or the day after Game 7. With their season on the line, the Suns were destroyed at home …

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