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Beyoncé Presents Colin Kaepernick With SI’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award | Sports Illustrated
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See an exclusive preview of Colin Kaepernick accepting the 2017 Muhammad Ali Legacy Award at the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year ceremony. You can watch his full speech on Friday, Dec. 8 at 8 p.m. ET on the NBC Sports network. Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSI Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates […]

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Pass or Fail: The Louisville Bats' Muhammad Ali tribute jerseys
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The Muhammad Ali tribute jerseys from the Louisville Bats. (@LouisvilleBats) As far as special minor-league jerseys go, this one seems like a no-brainer: The Louisville Bats announced Wednesday that they’ll wear Muhammad Ali tribute jerseys for their June 3 game. The jerseys have a big print of Ali’s face on the front, “the greatest” across […]

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Marlins say Muhammad Ali's family is not angry about early tribute
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Miami Marlins president David Samson says the family of Muhammad Ali is not upset with his franchise for posting a premature tribute to the fallen boxing icon on Friday night.  Immediately following their game against the New York Mets, the Marlins created a stir by posting an in-memory graphic for Ali before news of his […]

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New York writer rips Derek Jeter's tribute to Muhammad Ali
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Former New York Yankees star Derek Jeter was among the millions to pay tribute to Muhammad Ali on Saturday.  Jeter wrote a brief, but seemingly heartfelt message on the Players’ Tribune website, sharing what Ali had meant to him on a personal and professional level.  [Related: Marlins say Muhammad Ali’s family is not angry about early […]

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Longoria: Muhammad Ali 'transcends sport'
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Muhammad Ali died at the age of 74 on Friday. Rays players were not alive when Ali fought, but they knew enough about “The Greatest” to understand the impact of his death.

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Baseball in mourning after passing of Muhammad Ali
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The greatest boxer of all time, Muhammad Ali, died at the age of 74 on Friday and with his death came an outpouring of respect, sentiment, and kind words from the world of baseball. Rest easy, Champ. https://t.co/p5aeQUhyC6 — MLB (@MLB) June 4, 2016 Players from all over the league poured their hearts out on […]

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Watch: Muhammad Ali's classic All-Star Game appearance
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Muhammad Ali, the legendary boxing champion and decorated cultural icon, electrified crowds everywhere he went – even All-Star Games in the presence of Cy Youngs and MVPs. On July 13, 2004, Ali made one of the most famous appearances in All-Star history when the 62-year-old joined children from the Boys and Girls Club on the […]

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Vin Scully announces Muhammad Ali's death during Dodgers broadcast
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In this social media driven world, news definitely travels fast. Still, one should never assume that every person is as connected as the next, which means the handling of breaking news can be delicate on television broadcasts. With that in mind, legendary broadcaster Vin Scully had the unenviable task of breaking the news of Muhammad […]

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Jackie Robinson Foundation pays tribute to Muhammad Ali
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Jackie Robinson and Muhammad Ali are inextricably linked through their respective athletic pursuits, but more importantly, for the shared cause they both stood for. On Saturday morning the Jackie Robinson Foundation paid tribute to Ali, who died Friday at age 74. The Foundation’s president and CEO, Della Britton, released a statement: "Muhammad Ali's demonstrated sense […]

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Boxing icon Muhammad Ali mourned by MLB teams, players
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Boxing icon Muhammad Ali mourned by MLB teams, players

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