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  1. Amir Khan vs. Chris Algieri: Winner, Scorecard and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Despite the efforts of a game opponent, welterweight Amir "King" Khan kept himself in consideration for a shot at pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. On Friday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, Khan used blinding hand speed and superior movement to earn a unanimous-decision victory over the rugged Chris Algieri in the main event of the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike TV. It wasn't a sparkling performance from Khan, but it was a win nonetheless.

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  2. FIFA Arrests a Huge First Step, but Getting to Blatter Will Be Much Harder TaskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | BleacherReport

    The list of those arrested includes some of the biggest names in world football's governing body, from current vice-president Jeffrey Webb to former The arrests were made in conjunction with an ongoing FBI investigation into a history of bribery and corruption within the organisation, events going back nearly 30 years and involving nearly $100 million in funds . looking into allegations of corruption surrounding the bidding processes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cup.

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  3. Amir Khan vs. Chris Algieri: Preview and Prediction for Upcoming BoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | BleacherReport

    Boxing returns to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Friday night when Amir Khan faces off with former Manny Pacquiao opponent Chris Algieri. Algieri is coming off of the first loss of his career, and Khan just had one of his biggest wins.

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  4. Single Mom Heather Hardy Fighting for a Place in Harsh World of Women's BoxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | BleacherReport

    "Fighter," she told Bleacher Report when asked to use the one word that would most accurately fit the title of her autobiography one day. "I'm a fighter.

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  5. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Most Intriguing ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | BleacherReport

    As the NBA playoffs move closer toward their conclusion, the hype surrounding the 2015 NBA draft continues to grow as several teams will have an opportunity to select players with franchise-changing ability. Some might argue that the 2015 class is top heavy due to the presence of players like Kentucky forward Karl-Anthony Towns and Duke center Okafor, but there is plenty of value to be had throughout the rest of the first round as well.

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  6. Jarrell Miller Calls out Wladimir Klitschko, Chris Arreola, Anthony Joshua, MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | BleacherReport

    "Big Baby" Miller, you may be introduced to him soon. If he has his way, the boxing community and big-named fighters such as Chris The 6'4", 270-pound heavyweight out of Brooklyn, New York, ran his record to 12-0 with 10 knockouts after scoring a first-round stoppage win over Raymond The 26-year-old built a successful kickboxing record of 21-2, with his only losses coming to the legendary Mirko "Cro Cop" via unanimous decision.

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  7. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of April 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | BleacherReport

    The boxing calendar has really heated up in recent weeks, and it all leads to the big one on May 2, which you once again won't be reading about here! Instead we take a look at Danny Garcia's somewhat controversial win over Lamont Peterson on Saturday in Brooklyn, New York. We break down the need for an Andy Lee vs. Peter Quillin rematch after the two middleweights - or slightly larger in Kid Chocolate's case - put on an entertainingly tactical affair at the Barclays Center.

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  8. The Biggest Takeaways from PBC on NBC: Danny Garcia vs. Lamont PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | BleacherReport

    The second go-round with Premier Boxing Champions on NBC came and went Saturday night from Brooklyn, New York, with a pair of compelling 12-round fights, a pair of decisions that became instant fodder for the Twitterverse and another broadcast that had its high and low moments. Andy Lee and Peter Quillin went the distance in what became a non-title bout when Quillin failed to make 160 pounds on Friday, and they were followed by reigning 140-pound champions Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson getting together in an over-the-weight bout that could spawn another.

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  9. Ruslan Provodnikov as Tough as They Come in Boxing, Both Mentally and PhysicallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | BleacherReport

    And he'll get a chance to prove it on April 18 when he faces feared Argentine knockout machine Lucas "I believe that you can break anybody. Before I break him physically, I break him mentally.

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  10. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of April 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Another week has come and gone, drawing us even closer to the big night of May 2 in the Las Vegas desert when pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will finally tango to settle their half-decade-or-better rivalry. With that in mind, that is the last time you will hear us mention that fight in this week's edition of the hottest boxing storylines.

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  11. Ohio State's Curtis Samuel Is Urban Meyer's New Next Percy HarvinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | BleacherReport

    It's a phrase that's been thrown around - almost recklessly - ever since Urban Meyer arrived at Ohio State in 2012. Otherwise known as the "H-back" or "Pivot" position in Meyer's spread offense, it's a spot that was made famous by Originally, it was supposed to be Corey "Philly" Brown, but the now-Carolina Panther proved to be much more of a receiver than he was a viable ball-carrier on a consistent basis.

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  12. Ohio State Football: Week 3 Spring-Practice Stock ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | BleacherReport

    One week after revealing that his team hardly looked like a defending national champion, Urban Meyer admitted that spring practice hadn't gotten much better for Ohio State at the start of its third week. There's plenty of excuses built in for the Buckeyes, who admittedly are resting many of their key players after a 15-game season that came to an end just three months ago.

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  13. Fordham Basketball: Takeaways from the Atlantic 10 TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | BleacherReport

    After beating the George Mason Patriots Wednesday night, No. 12 seed Fordham nearly pulled off an upset over fifth-seeded .

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  14. Golden State Warriors vs. Brooklyn Nets: Live Score, Highlights and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | BleacherReport

    The Golden State Warriors will travel to Brooklyn, New York, Monday night, as they look to close out their six-game road trip with a win over the Brooklyn Nets. The league-leading Warriors will enter Monday's contest on the heels of a 105-101 Sunday victory over the Boston Celtics.

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  15. The Dunk You Won't See at the 2015 NBA Slam Dunk ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | BleacherReport

    The 2015 NBA Slam Dunk Contest is coming this Saturday at 8:30 p.m. ET from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, but the best dunk won't be found there. It is in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.

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  16. Baron Corbin vs. Bull Dempsey: Winner and Reaction from NXT TakeOver Rival EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Baron Corbin's dominant run in NXT continued Wednesday night as the mysterious big man defeated Bull Dempsey in a No Disqualification match at NXT TakeOver: Rival. NXT Diva Alexa Bliss gave her thoughts on the match, which saw Corbin land a huge spinebuster to help score the win: Corbin and Dempsey have been engaged in a feud for the past few months based largely on one-upmanship.

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  17. David Lemieux vs. Gabriel Rosado: Winner, Recap and AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | BleacherReport

    David Lemieux displayed immense power and precision in defeating Gabe Rosado via technical knockout in the 10th round at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on Saturday night. Lemieux, fighting for the first time outside of his native Canada, proved he is worthy of high-profile bouts after the resounding win.

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  18. Chris Algieri's Blueprint to Beat Manny Pacquiao in Welterweight ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Center in Brooklyn, New York. That victory earned him this opportunity, but he'll enter as a pretty substantial underdog.

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  19. How Will Ohio State Replace Dontre Wilson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Wilson's sophomore season has been disappointing. For a player who was expected to be one of the focal points of the Ohio State offense and has only delivered 400 yards of offense and four touchdowns through the Buckeyes' first four games, that point is almost inarguable.

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  20. New York Marathon 2014: Latest Weather Forecast, TV Schedule and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Even in pristine weather conditions, there are few things in the entire world of sports more grueling than running a marathon. Fortunately for those scheduled to compete in the 2014 New York City Marathon on Sunday, it doesn't look like rain will be an issue.

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