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Free-agency frenzy! The NBA's biggest signings, trades and head-scratching moves

NBA free agency is underway, and Kevin Pelton is weighing in on all the comings and goings, including Lonzo Ball joining the Bulls and Kyle Lowry heading to South Beach.

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Biggest surprises and what we want to see happen next in free agency

Could there be a new favorite to win the title? Our experts break down the first days of free agency.

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TOKYO OLYMPICS

Olympics 2021 live updates: Allyson Felix will race for gold, Sydney McLaughlin breaks own world record, plus more from Tokyo

While the 400-meter hurdles between Sydney McLaughlin and Dalilah Muhammad lived up to the hype, other Americans, like Tamyra Mensah-Stock and Devon Allen, also showed out.

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McLaughlin and Muhammad's duel in the 400m hurdles lived up to the hype

The pair started a new chapter in American track and field.

THE DEADLINE AND BEYOND

Inside one of the wildest trade deadlines in MLB history -- and where season goes from here

From what shaped Jed Hoyer's strategy to how the Dodgers got their blockbuster deal across the finish line, here's how the biggest moves played out behind the scenes and what they mean for the rest of 2021.

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Stock Watch: Where all MLB teams stand for 2021 and beyond after epic trade deadline

How did the wildest, most thrilling flurry of deals in ages change the fortunes of your favorite team?

THE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

BOEHEIM'S ARMY WINS $1M PRIZE

Keifer Sykes' 3-pointer wins TBT for Boeheim's Army

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Team 23 and Boeheim's Army exchange words after Sword's and-1

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WOMEN'S BASKETBALL QUARTERFINALS

TOKYO OLYMPICS

BILES' IMPACT

Simone Biles has changed what it means to be an elite gymnast

While inventing new skills and winning an astonishing number of medals, Biles has also demonstrated a different way to win. She is paving the way for other gymnasts to use their own voices to create change in a sport that desperately needs it.

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Biles discusses her mental health, challenges after winning bronze on beam

In a post-event interview, she said she received an outpouring of messages from mental health advocates.

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Medal Tracker

Overall Medal Leaders

  • 77
    USA
  • 70
    CHN
  • 53
    ROC

Individual Medal Leaders

Gold
CHN 32
USA 25
JPN 20
Silver
USA 30
CHN 22
ROC 21
Bronze
USA 22
ROC 18
AUS 17

Overall Medal Leaders

  • 7
    McKeon
    McKeon
  • 5
    Dressel
    Dressel
  • 4
    Mckeown
    Mckeown

Individual Medal Leaders

Gold
Dressel 5
McKeon 4
Mckeown 3
Silver
Scott 3
Ledecky 2
Yufei 2
Bronze
McKeon 3
Melnikova 2
Nagornyy 2

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