The highest-paid U.S. athletes in 2020, ranked

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Here's the definitive list of the athletes who earn the most money in the NBA, NFL and MLB

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Four athletes from the Challenged Athletes Foundation are setting out to complete the 420-mile race through some of the toughest terrains in Idaho.

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North American professional sports league
Before this picture-perfect pip-squeak was dunking on the competition, he was just another grinning guy growing up in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This happy young..
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Mr. Obama sat for an interview with the N.B.A. star as a part of the athlete’s More Than A Vote initiative.
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Shaq says if the Clippers ever want to win an NBA championship, they gotta ship Paul George’s ass outta Los Angeles … like now!! Some background ... after..
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LeBron James is vowing NOT to engage in Twitter wars with President Trump before the election ... saying he "damn sure won't go back and forth" with #45. The..
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The Pelicans are hiring NBA veteran Stan Van Gundy as head coach. Van Gundy, 61, is 523-384 in 12 seasons with Miami, Orlando and Detroit.
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National Football League

Professional American football league
Washington Football Team head coach Ron Rivera was diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma and started treatment as the season began. This is the moment he..
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CBS Sports senior NFL writer Will Brinson joined CBSN to break down Week 7 of the NFL season, including Bill Belichick's decision to bench Cam Newtown and a..
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Cleveland's worst fears are now a reality ... Odell Beckham has confirmed he did, in fact, tear his ACL on Sunday and will miss the rest of the 2020 NFL season...
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NFL superstar DeAndre Hopkins is accused of swerving in and out of a Trump caravan in his Ferrari before his game in Arizona on Sunday ... all while shooting..
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Former NFL quarterback Jeff Garcia criticized New England Patriots QB Cam Newton's attire after Sunday's 33-6 loss to the San Francisco 49ers.
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Major League Baseball

Professional baseball league
Randy Arozarena's eighth home run of the 2020 postseason tied him with Barry Bonds, Carlos Beltran and Nelson Cruz for baseball's record.
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The sale of the New York Mets to Steve Cohen for $2.475 billion is set to be voted on by MLB owners, but the city's mayor will have a say before then.
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The man who slashed a footlong wound into MLB star Tommy Pham's back is still on the loose ... TMZ Sports has learned. The San Diego Police Dept. tells us NO..
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In first sit-down interview since being fired, former Astros GM Jeff Luhnow says he was unfairly targeted as other MLB teams wanted "big punishments."
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It seemed like playing a full season was impossible, but the Dodgers and Rays have made it to the World Series while playing through a pandemic.
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