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      Can Bermuda ride America's Cup wave?

      By Danielle Rossingh, for CNN
      While cities from Hamburg to Boston bristle at the thought of hosting large, expensive sports events such as the Summer Olympics, street parties were held in Bermuda when the island won the right to host next year's America's Cup.
      OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 04:  Kevin Durant #35 talks to Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors during their game against the Los Angeles Clippers during their preseason game at ORACLE Arena on October 4, 2016 in Oakland, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

      Will all the crazy NBA contracts backfire?

      By Motez Bishara, CNN
      The new NBA campaign tips off on Tuesday, with the two-time finalists Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers back under the spotlight on opening night.