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JR turned a love for sports, music, and the internet into a full time career with his hit video sports blog "JRSportBrief," which has amassed more than 80 million views online. "Sports opinions by a fan, for the fans," JR has been around the world to cover multiple Olympic Games, Super Bowls and Final Fours. He's sat down everyone from Pelé, Usain Bolt, Snoop Dogg, Kevin Hart, the late Kobe Bryant and countless others to deliver interviews and content from a fans' perspective. 

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    Miami Heat Milwaukee Bucks Game 1
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    September 01, 2020 - 9:05 am
    The Miami Heat have been a trendy pick to knock off the Milwaukee Bucks in the second round of the NBA playoffs. Well, so far, so good. The Heat won Game 1, 115-104, on Monday, as Jimmy Butler scored a game-high 40 points. One-game blip for the Bucks? Former NBA player Dahntay Jones says no. “I...
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    Chadwick Boseman
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    August 31, 2020 - 9:17 am
    Chadwick Boseman, one of the most acclaimed actors of his generation, died of colon cancer Friday . He was 43. Boseman is known for his roles in Black Panther and Marshall , among other films, including 42 , which tells the story of Jackie Robinson’s journey to the major leagues and the struggles...
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    NBA Boycott
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    August 28, 2020 - 10:34 am
    After much deliberation, NBA players have elected to resume the 2019-20 postseason , but their decision to boycott playoff games in the name of racial injustice will not be forgotten. “In the moment when it was happening, it definitely hit you that it was historical,” NBA TV’s Stephanie Ready told...
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    LaMelo Ball
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    August 21, 2020 - 9:02 am
    The Minnesota Timberwolves won the NBA Draft Lottery on Thursday and, barring a trade, will pick first in the NBA Draft. The Golden State Warriors finished runner-up, while the Charlotte Hornets, Chicago Bulls and Cleveland Cavaliers finished third through fifth, respectively. Any number of players...
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    Mike Krzyzewski Duke
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    August 20, 2020 - 9:25 am
    While the 2020 college football season is on the rocks, the NCAA has said that March Madness will occur in 2021 . Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said the same . It would be great to have the tournament, especially after March Madness was canceled in 2020, but will the NCAA actually figure out a way to...
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    Chris Woodward
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    August 19, 2020 - 11:20 am
    Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. came under fire this week, this after apparently violating one of baseball’s unwritten rules. The violation? Tatis hit a grand slam on a 3-0 count with a seven-run lead against the Texas Rangers on Monday. Rangers manager Chris Woodward was not happy. Neither was...
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    LeBron James Lakers
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    August 18, 2020 - 8:13 am
    The NBA restart has been a win on pretty much every level. Not only has the league kept COVID-19 at bay , but the action on the court has also been downright scintillating. Take Monday, for example. Donovan Mitchell scored 57 points in Utah’s playoff opener, but Jamal Murray’s 36 points gave Denver...
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    Justin Fields Ohio State
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    August 13, 2020 - 9:08 am
    COVID-19 has flipped the college football world upside down. Several conferences have already canceled or postponed the fall season, while other conferences are going to forge ahead – at least as of now . Many coaches and players have expressed a desire to play in the spring, but as JR SportBrief...
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    Ryan Day Dabo Swinney College Football
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    August 11, 2020 - 9:32 am
    The Big Ten was reportedly prepared to cancel the 2020 college football season Monday. Then word got out, and then, well, all hell broke loose . It remains to be seen how the Big Ten – and other conferences – will proceed in the days and weeks ahead. “I think the SEC and the ACC will probably wait...
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    Derek Carr Raiders
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    August 06, 2020 - 8:26 am
    Six seasons into his NFL career, Derek Carr has never won a playoff game. In fact, he’s never even played in a playoff game. The Raiders are also 17-31 over the last three seasons. Nevertheless, the 29-year-old Carr says he’s “ tired of being disrespected .” JR SportBrief has no idea why Carr feels...
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