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‘Buddy’ Hield contract drama talk of the town

The drama continues around Buddy Hield’s contract negotiations with the Sacramento Kings.

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Sprinter Bethel has some ‘lofty goals’

OVER the years, the Bahamas has seen a number of female sprinters who emerged on the international scene.

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Gardiner, Uibos visit the Albany Academy

WORLD champion Steven Gardiner and silver medallists Shaunae Miller-Uibo and her husband, Maicel, visited the Albany Academy on Wednesday where they spent time with the students.

Bigger roles for Rebels’ Miller and Hunter

BOTH Bahamian players on the Ole Miss Rebels men’s basketball roster will be relied on for contributions in the upcoming 2019-20 campaign.

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Undefeated Sands to headline ‘Rumble in The Bbay’

AMRON ‘Sandman’ Sands looks to step back into the ring and continue his undefeated streak next month.

‘Knucklehead’ Johnson Cross Country Championships set

FOR the third consecutive year, the Silver Lightning Track Club will honour one of the country’s premier middle-distance runners in staging the William ‘Knucklehead’ Johnson Cross Country Championships.

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THE PRESS BOX: On 3-game losing streak, Cowboys have ‘painfully obvious’ lack of coaching

THE problem with the Dallas Cowboys is not a lack of talent. It’s painfully obvious, it’s a lack of coaching. The Jason Garrett experiment as head coach has failed.

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Bahamas to host Aqua X World Championships

The Bahamas’ sports tourism product is set to expand with a new initiative by the Atlantis resort, the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation, the Nassau/Paradise Island Promotion Board and P1 Aqua Cross (branded Aqua X) Racing.

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'Buddy' Hield: 'I know what I'm worth'

NEGOTIATIONS continue between Buddy Hield and the Sacramento Kings with just days remaining for the parties to reach an agreement on a contract extension. According to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, the two sides remain $20 million apart after the Ki

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EQUESTRIAN Bahamas launched the first show of the 2019-2020 season with a successful two-day event recently at Mariposa Stables. The show was judged by USEF ‘R’-rated judge Doug Bruce of Delray Beach, Florida, according to a press release. “Classes

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NCAA: Clarke agrees to join Zips

BAHAMIAN prep basketball prospect Garvin Clarke is set to play at the NCAA Division I level after he verbally committed to an “in-state” programme.Clarke agreed to join the Akron Zips and play for head coach John Groce in Akron, Ohio.Clarke is set to

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Home Run Derby set for January 4

YOU can “save the date” for the third edition of The Don’t Blink Home Run Derby in Paradise.Organisers announced via social media that next year’s event will be hosted on January 4, 2020.The project is the brainchild of Todd Isaacs Jr (Colorado Rocki

Tribune NFL picks, standings - Week 7

1. NAUGHTY - 61-30-1 2. CLINT J - 57-34-1 2. SANTXO Z - 57-34-1 4. DuVAUGHN E - 55-36-1 5. (AP) - 54-37-1 6. JOHN S - 52-39-1 6. LEO B - 52-39-1 8. STEVIE J - 47-44-1 NAUGHTY Chiefs Bills Colts Jaguars Giants 49ers Vikings Pac

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Wildcats take 2-0 lead

The Sunshine Auto Wildcats needed two explosive innings to come back for a 20-12 win over the Inventive Intellect Warriors last night.At the end of the three-hour affair, the Wildcats took a 2-0 lead over the Warriors in their New Providence Softball

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Gardiner nominated for IAAF Male Athlete of the Year

ABACO native Steven Gardiner, now home to enjoy his triumph as the new men’s 400-metre world champion, has been named one of the 11 nominees for the International Amateur Athletic Federation’s Male Athlete of the Year.The list was released on Nationa