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With betting and $200K for winner, online World Cup pays

In the days after Neymar’s world-record transfer, Paris Saint-Germain was wrapping up another ground-breaking signing. One less costly and lacking the Brazilian’s fanfare. Read More

Lau’s kick helps Wahine soccer win in OT

Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 11:16 pm
Sarah Lau scored on a pass from Kiri Dale to give the Hawaii soccer team a 2-1 win over Utah Valley in overtime in the OHANA Hotels Outrigger Shootout tonight at Waipio Peninsula Soccer Stadium. Read More

Saints’ Te’o reconnects with Chargers pals in joint practice

Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 4:26 pm
Manti Te’o has been surrounded by friends while his New Orleans Saints held two joint practices this week with the Chargers, his team for the previous four seasons. Read More

UH hoops to open season vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff

Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 9:48 am
The Hawaii basketball team will open its 2017-18 season against a very familiar foe. Read More

Celtics to retire Paul Pierce’s No. 34

Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 1:45 pm
The Boston Celtics will retire Paul Pierce’s No. 34 during their Feb. 11 game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read More

Raiders working on long to-do list for Las Vegas stadium

The Oakland Raiders and the public entity that oversees the team’s proposed stadium in Las Vegas continue to work on a long list of pending issues that they hope to resolve by an October deadline. Read More

Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch avoids questions about anthem

Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch spoke to reporters today for the first time in training camp and avoided questions regarding his decision to sit during the national anthem before last week’s preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals. Read More

FANTASY PLAYS: Preparing for the 2017 football season

Football is back in full swing and that means the start of your fantasy league is right around the corner. August is an extremely important time for fantasy football prep. Read More

U.S. men’s gymnastics team hitting reset at nationals

The sprawling sleeve of tattoos running down Alex Naddour’s left arm is unmissable. The American flag on the shoulder. The Olympic rings running down the inside of his forearm. They serve as a testament to the Olympic bronze medalist’s passion and his longevity. Read More

Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller gloves

Updated on  August 16, 2017 at 12:26 pm
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor got their wish to fight in smaller gloves, but not before being chastised by a Nevada boxing official for using the issue to hype their fight later this month. Read More

Sharapova granted wild-card entry into U.S. Open

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 11:20 am
Maria Sharapova was granted a wild-card invitation for the U.S. Open’s main draw today and will take part in a Grand Slam event for the first time in more than 1½ years. Read More

Goodell: Have to understand other side in anthem protests

Asked about players who did not stand for the national anthem before preseason games, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that while the playing of the anthem is a special moment to him, “we also have to understand the other side.” Read More