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Skateboarding legend Keith Hufnagel dead at 46

Skateboarding legend Keith Hufnagel dead at 46

michal-rojek/iStockBy ABC News (NEW YORK) — The skateboarding world is mourning one of the greats. Keith Hufnagel, who rose to prominence in the 90s, has died at the age of 46 following a battle with brain cancer.Hufnagel is hailed as one of the most influential skateboarders and launched the successful HUF Worldwide skate shop brand…

Scoreboard roundup — 9/24/20

Scoreboard roundup — 9/24/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Thursday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUELA Dodgers 5, Oakland 1AMERICAN LEAGUECleveland 5, Chi White Sox 4Toronto 4, NY Yankees 1Baltimore 13, Boston 1Houston 12, Texas 4Kansas City 8, Detroit 7NATIONAL LEAGUEPittsburgh 7, Chi Cubs 0Colorado 5, San Francisco 4NY Mets 3, Washington 2Miami 4, Atlanta 2St.…

Scoreboard roundup — 9/23/20

Scoreboard roundup — 9/23/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUELA Angels 5, San Diego 2Arizona 7, Texas 3Tampa Bay 8, NY Mets 5Kansas City 12, St. Louis 3Oakland 6, LA Dodgers 4AMERICAN LEAGUECleveland 3, Chi White Sox 2Seattle 3, Houston 2Toronto 14, NY Yankees 1Boston 9, Baltimore 1Minnesota 7,…

Former Bears running back Gale Sayers has died

Former Bears running back Gale Sayers has died

Bettmann / Contributor/Getty ImagesBy RYAN BURROW, ABC News(CHICAGO) — Gale Sayers, one of the greatest running backs in NFL history has died. He was 77.Sayers’ son Guy Bullard confirmed complications of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease as the cause of death, according The New York Times. Born in Wichita, Kansas, Sayers played football for the University…

Scoreboard roundup — 9/21/20

Scoreboard roundup — 9/21/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUETampa Bay 2, NY Mets 1Kansas City 4, St. Louis 1AMERICAN LEAGUELA Angels 8, Texas 5Cleveland 7, Chi White Sox 4Toronto 11, NY Yankees 5Seattle 6, Houston 1NATIONAL LEAGUECincinnati 6, Milwaukee 3Washington 5, Philadelphia 1Chi Cubs 5, Pittsburgh 0Atlanta 5, Miami…

Scoreboard roundup — 9/20/20

Scoreboard roundup — 9/20/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUECincinnati 7, Chi White Sox 3Milwaukee 5, Kansas City 3Houston 3, Arizona 2Toronto 6, Philadelphia 3San Francisco 14, Oakland 2San Diego 7, Seattle 4Minnesota 4, Chi Cubs 0AMERICAN LEAGUEBaltimore 2, Tampa Bay 1Cleveland 7, Detroit 4Boston 10, NY Yankees 2Texas 7,…

White House offered tests to Big Ten to resume football: Sources

White House offered tests to Big Ten to resume football: Sources

33ft/iStockBy BEN GITTLESON and JOSH MARGOLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — As President Donald Trump pushed the Big Ten in recent weeks to restart college football amid the coronavirus pandemic, the White House offered to provide the college athletic conference with enough COVID-19 tests for play to begin, a university official briefed on the matter and a…