Lowe: NBA Awards Ballot, Part 1

Steph Curry for MVP? Not a surprise. But some of these other picks are worth investigating. Zach Lowe leads the search.
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Older Hitters Are Declining, But It's Not Because They Can't Stand the Heat

Although Major League Baseball’s audience is old<a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/nationals/baseballs-troub
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Nigel de Jong's ugly tackle sparked fury – and he should have been sent off

LA Galaxy midfielder faces retrospective ban; DC United produce their finest display of the season; Bradley Wright-Phillips in a scoring slump; Union make credible gainsAn ugly, scrappy game between LA Galaxy and Portland Timbers might have been a fairly unmemorable encounter were it not for one flashpoint whose repercussions could…
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Nigel de Jong's ugly tackle sparks fury, and DC United finally show some form

LA Galaxy midfielder faces retrospective ban; DC United produce their finest display of the season; Bradley Wright-Phillips in a scoring slump; Union make credible gainsAn ugly, scrappy game between LA Galaxy and Portland Timbers might have been a fairly unmemorable encounter were it not for one flashpoint whose repercussions could…
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Ep. 87 'The Andy Greenwald Podcast' With Sam Rockwell

Actor Sam Rockwell, star of the new film ‘Mr. Right,’ joins Andy Greenwald to discuss acting, creativity, and the persuasiveness of Brad Pitt.
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The NCAA's new rule against satellite football camps

Jalen Rose and David Jacoby discuss the latest rule established by the NCAA and how it affects Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines.
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Warriors Clinch, Matt Barnes Tweets, Rockets Check Out Early, LeBron Subtweets and Scottie Pippens' Bottom Line

Jalen Rose and David Jacoby debate the importance of resting players for the playoffs, the verdict in the Brandon Marshall case, Craig Sagers’ golf ga…
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Warriors Clinch, Matt Barnes Tweets, Rockets Check Out Early, LeBron Subtweets and Scottie Pippens' bottom line.

Jalen Rose and David Jacoby debate the importance of resting players for the playoffs, the verdict in the Brandon Marshall case, Craig Sagers’ golf ga…
Source: Warriors Clinch, Matt Barnes Tweets, Rockets Check Out Early, LeBron Subtweets and Scottie Pippens' bottom line.

Ep. 88: Willie Geist and JackO

HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons eulogizes “The Process,” then brings on NBC’s Willie Geist to discuss the 2008 election vs. the 2016 election (16:30), how Cruz’s campaign seems rational compared to Trump’s (20:15), the lack of late-night political takedowns (27:00), Trump’s cable-TV success (30:00), and Geist’s new show, ‘Sunday…
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Robin Lopez wants a New Jersey Swamp Dragons jersey

Zach Lowe shared the tale of how the Nets nearly became the Swamp Dragons, and at least one current NBA player is on board with the move that sadly never happened.
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