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Liberty Guard’s Sabrina Ionescu’s historic WNBA season, by the numbers

After a serious ankle injury in her rookie season and a somewhat tentative sophomore year, Sabrina Ionescu reached the heights everyone expected her to in her third year and her Liberty returned to the WNBA playoffs. The No. 7 Liberty will take on the No. 2 Chicago Sky — the defending champions — in Game …

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Boycott of Israeli families killed in Munich Olympics anniversary plan

TEL AVIV – The families of 11 Israeli athletes killed by Palestinian militants at the 1972 Munich Olympics said Wednesday they plan to boycott a memorial ceremony in Germany scheduled for September to mark the 50th anniversary of the attack, over a dispute with Germany. Government due to compensation. The decision will put pressure on …

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Sexual assault revelations make Canada’s national game a national disgrace

EDMONTON, Alberta — The pandemic has pushed one of Canada’s longtime holiday rituals, the World Junior Championships, from December to mid-summer. But even allowing for that, the absence of fans before Team Canada’s first game this week was striking. In the fan zone outside the NHL Arena in downtown Edmonton, a DJ entertained a crowd …

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