Tom Goldman

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Why Lebron James has excelled for so long

Wednesday, February 01, 2023

LeBron James is one of the NBA's greatest players and he's about to add another major accomplishment to his resume -– all-time scoring leader.

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Tom Brady announces his retirement from the NFL (again)

Wednesday, February 01, 2023

Quarterback Tom Brady has announced he's retiring from professional football. He retired from the sport a year ago - but returned for one more season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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The Kansas City Chiefs will face the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl

Monday, January 30, 2023

Super Bowl 57 is set with the AFC champion Kansas City Chiefs taking on the NFC champion Philadelphia Eagles. The big game will be played in Glendale, Ariz., next month.

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Saturday Sports: Australian Open finals; Mikaela Shiffrin's history-making run; NFL update

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Finals weekend in tennis at the Australian Open; Mikaela Shiffrin continues her history-making run; and four NFL teams play tomorrow for a spot in the Super Bowl.

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Mikaela Shiffrin becomes the all-time winningest woman alpine skier with 83rd win

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

American skier Mikaela Shiffrin won a record 83rd race on the women's World Cup circuit Tuesday. She passed fellow American Lindsey Vonn as the all-time winningest woman alpine skier.

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NFL playoffs resume with a rematch of the game canceled after Damar Hamlin's collapse

Friday, January 20, 2023

The NFL playoffs resume with Cincinnati and Buffalo: a rematch of the canceled game after Damar Hamlin's collapse. As he recovers, there are questions about long-term health care for NFL players.

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Saturday Sports: NFL playoffs; Australian Open; Olympic figure skating doping scandal

Saturday, January 14, 2023

The NFL playoffs kick off today; the Australian Open opens tomorrow; and the Olympic figure skating doping scandal continues.

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The Buffalo Bills will play for the first time after Damar Hamlin's collapse

Sunday, January 08, 2023

It's final weekend of the NFL regular season and perhaps the biggest game is happening in Buffalo, NY, where the Bills are playing for the first since their safety Damar Hamlin collapsed on Monday.

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Damar Hamlin is alert and communicating, doctors say

Thursday, January 05, 2023

Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin's doctors say that he is alert and communicating.

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The on-field medical team that treated Buffalo's Damar Hamlin is being praised

Thursday, January 05, 2023

Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin remains hospitalized in critical condition after he collapsed during a game earlier this week. The team said he has shown some improvement.

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The latest on Damar Hamlin after he collapsed in Monday night's game

Tuesday, January 03, 2023

Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin remains hospitalized in Cincinnati following his collapse Monday night during a game against the Bengals. The Bills say he had a cardiac arrest after a tackle.

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Buffalo Bills player Damar Hamlin suffers a cardiac arrest during Monday's game

Tuesday, January 03, 2023

The league postponed the game after Hamlin collapsed on the field during the first quarter. The incident left fellow players and millions of TV viewers stunned and prompted an outpouring of support.

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Saturday Sports: What Pelé meant to soccer

Saturday, December 31, 2022

NPR sports correspondent Tom Goldman examines what Pelé meant to soccer. The legendary Brazilian player died this week at age 82. Also, we look ahead to the College Football Playoff.

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Saturday Sports: A look back at 2022's sports highlights

Saturday, December 24, 2022

A look back at sports highlights from the past year, from Serena Williams' retirement to Argentina's World Cup victory.

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Argentina beats France and wins its first World Cup in 36 years

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

The 2022 World Cup came to an end in Qatar Sunday with Argentina victorious over France. In Buenos Aires, hundreds of thousands of fans flocked to the streets to celebrate.

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The moments that captured our attention at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Monday, December 19, 2022

The monthlong tournament in Qatar was filled with excitement, surprise and controversy. Argentina's victory in the final — which gave Lionel Messi his first title — cemented it as one of the best.

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With the World Cup over, rights groups hope the issues raised stay relevant in Qatar

Monday, December 19, 2022

Trouble brews in the run up to every global, mega sporting event — such as buses not running on time, or venues seemingly not ready for action. But it melts away when the games begin. But what lasts?

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Argentina wins World Cup over France after exciting final

Sunday, December 18, 2022

It was one of the finest World Cup finals in the history of the tournament. Argentina is the champion after a thrilling match that went into extra time and then a penalty kick shootout against France.

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Saturday Sports: France and Argentina face off in the 2022 World Cup final on Sunday

Saturday, December 17, 2022

France and Argentina will face off in the final match Sunday as the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar comes to a close.

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The World Cup final between Argentina and France is expected to be a thriller

Friday, December 16, 2022

On Sunday, France will try to become the first team since Brazil in 1962 to win back-to-back World Cup titles. Argentina is trying to win one for the team's legendary forward Lionel Messi.

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