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Boston Marathon, Boston Red Sox, Boston Strong, Cover Stories, David Ortiz, Fenway Park, MLB, MLB Playoffs, Sports Illustrated -

April 20, 2013, at Fenway Park — it was the most Boston of all days. Just five days before, two young men had left bombs near the iconic finish line of the Boston Marathon. In those five days, the city had endured the deaths of three people at the blast site, injuries to 264, a […]

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Beyonce, Culture, Danielle Herrington, Sports Illustrated, Tyra Banks -

Last year, Danielle Herrington was struggling to keep under wraps that she was going to be featured in the 2017 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, her first real modeling gig. This year, the 24-year-old is on the cover. #SISwim 2018 is here and Danielle Herrington is your cover model! — SI Swimsuit (@SI_Swimsuit) […]

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Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid, Golf, LeBron James, Muhammad Ali, NFL, Players Coalition, Sports Illustrated, Tiger Woods, What Had Happened Was -

Game. blouses. We had not seen Tiger Woods play a competitive round of golf in 301 days, but on Thursday, in his first action back from his second-longest hiatus from the sport, Woods shot a 3-under-par 69 in the first round of the Hero World Challenge. This was his first score in the 60s since […]

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Cover Stories, Sports Illustrated, Tyra Banks -

From the pink sand shore of tiny Harbour Island, thick clouds sit drearily in the sky, preventing a perfect scene. It’s December 1996, and a photographer is tirelessly snapping images on the Bahamian beach, hoping the sun will peek through. Through the lens of Russell James’ Pentax 67, he sees soon-to-be supermodel Tyra Banks. “I […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers, Community, Daily Uplift, Get Lifted, LeBron James, NBA, Sports Illustrated -

LeBron James’ return to the Cleveland Cavaliers paid off. He rallied the Cavaliers from a 3-1 deficit against the Golden State Warriors in the 2016 NBA Finals to deliver the city of Cleveland its first major sports championship since 1964. And now, he’s being honored. On Thursday, Sports Illustrated announced that James is the 2016 […]

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1st Gay NBA Player, Brooklyn Nets, Jason Collins, LGBTQ, NBA, News, Sports, Sports Illustrated -

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, announced his retirement on Wednesday...

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Cleveland Cavaliers, I'm Coming Home, King James, LeBron James, NBA, News, Sports, Sports Illustrated -

LeBron James is returning to Cleveland to play for the Cavaliers. In an article posted Friday exclusively to Sports Illustrated, James writes very clearly: “I’m ready to accept the challenge. I’m coming home.” James quickly followed suit on his personal Instagram: A post shared by LeBron James (@kingjames) on Jul 11, 2014 at 9:29am PDT […]

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Finals MVP, LeBron James, LeBron James Sportsman, Miami Heat, NBA Finals, News, Sports, Sports Illustrated, Sportsman Of The Year -

MIAMI (AP) — When LeBron James learned he was Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year, the Miami Heat star was surprised. Not because he thought his achievements in 2012 weren't worthy, but because he figured what happened in 2010 was still holding him back...

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A-Rod, Alex Rodriguez, Baseball, Comments, New York Yankees, News, Players, Reggie Jackson, Sports, Sports Illustrated -

NEW YORK (AP) — Reggie Jackson says he made a mistake by disparaging specific players in recent remarks...

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Alex Rodriguez, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees, News, PED, Reggie Jackson, Sports, Sports Illustrated, Steroids -

Baseball Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson has reportedly been banned indefinitely from the New York Yankees clubhouse and events due to a critical comment he made in a Sports Illustrated interview about Alex 'A-Rod' Rodriguez...

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