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Harris County district attorney: Lack of indictment by grand jury was not an exoneration of Deshaun Watson

Getty Images Some, including attorney Rusty Hardin, want people to believe that the decision of a pair of Texas grand juries to not indict Browns quarterback deshaun watson means that Watson have been exonerated. The top law-enforcement officer in Harris County, Texas disagrees. At the end of a podcast interview of Kim Ogg, Mike Melster …

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Sandy Koufax statue unveiling ceremony a time of gratitude

He rolled up the sheets of paper that sat in front of him, tight, tight, tighter still. Standing behind his newly unveiled statue in the center-field plaza Saturday morning, Sandy Koufax was winding up to grace Dodger Stadium with one last pitch. It was, appropriately, a breathtaking curveball. It was, stunningly, a 10-minute speech from …

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Stephen Curry’s Golden State Is the NBA’s Newest Dynasty

BOSTON — The NBA’s dynasties share certain commonalities that have helped them tip the scales from being run-of-the-mill championship teams to those remembered for decades. Among them: Each has had a generational player in contention for Mount Rushmore at his position. The 1980s had Larry Bird’s Boston Celtics battling Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Los …

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Analysts remain hopeful on Jayson Tatum following NBA Finals loss

Celtics “He’s the cake that I want. All I need is the icing to put on it.” Jayson Tatum and the Celtics were left disappointed following their NBA Finals loss to the Warriors. Jim Davis/Globe Staff There’s no way around it, Jayson Tatum had a bad performance in the 2022 NBA Finals. The Celtics’ young …

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2022 Canadian Grand Prix qualifying report & highlights: Verstappen braves wet conditions to claim Canadian GP pole ahead of sensational Alonso

In treacherous conditions for qualifying at the 2022 Canadian Grand Prix, it was Max Verstappen who kept his head to claim his first pole position of 2022 since Imola – with Alpine’s Fernando Alonso set to join him on the front row after a stunning run from the Spaniard . Lapping on intermediate tires on …

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Rhys Hoskins delivers in Phillies’ 10-inning, 2-1 win over Nationals, but closer questions persist after another blown save

WASHINGTON — After dominating for eight innings Saturday, with the Phillies clutching a one-run lead, Aaron Nola walked away from the mound and into the dugout. Surely he tried to talk interim manager Rob Thomson into sending him back out for the ninth. “Nah,” Nola said. “Tomper said that was it.” It really wasn’t up …

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