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Rising Stars: LaVine, US beat Wiggins, World 157-154

Zach LaVine had 30 points and seven rebounds and the United States team beat the World team 157-154 in the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday night to kick off the NBA's All-Star weekend. Read more »

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Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia 1st to draw lifetime drug ban

Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball's drug agreement after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance for the third... Read more »

Published 10 hours ago

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Knicks fire coach Derek Fisher; Rambis interim head coach

Derek Fisher was fired as New York Knicks coach Monday, with his team having lost five straight and nine of 10 to fall well back in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Read more »

Published Feb. 8, 2016

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Agent confirms Marshawn Lynch intends to retire

Marshawn Lynch intends to retire from football. Read more »

Published Feb. 8, 2016

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No masterpiece, but Manning rides off with a win

The best thing for Peyton Manning is that he won the Super Bowl. Read more »

Published Feb. 7, 2016

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Broncos D dominates Panthers in 24-10 Super Bowl win

Von Miller forced two fumbles to set up Denver's two touchdowns and the Broncos defense frustrated Cam Newton all game to carry Peyton Manning to his second Super Bowl title with a 24-10 victory... Read more »

Published Feb. 7, 2016

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Favre, Stabler, Harrison, Greene, Pace, Dungy voted to Hall

Brett Favre and the late Ken Stabler, a pair of kindred-spirit QBs who each won a Super Bowl, were elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. Read more »

Published Feb. 6, 2016

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Newton, Watt, Rivera, Berry big winners of NFL awards

Cam Newton is now a Super Bowl quarterback with an NFL award. Read more »

Published Feb. 6, 2016

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Referees try to turn heads, earn spot in NCAA Tournament

Since the first jump ball of the season rose from their hands, the 1,000 or so referees who work men's Division I college basketball games have been trying to turn heads and earn a spot in the NCAA... Read more »

Published Feb. 6, 2016

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Lindsey Vonn wins women's World Cup downhill

Lindsey Vonn won a women's downhill on a demanding course by a big margin on Saturday to extend her World Cup lead. Read more »

Published Feb. 6, 2016

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Lowest price for Super Bowl ticket is $3,000, company says

For a mere $3,000, you can attend the Super Bowl. Read more »

Published Feb. 6, 2016

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Jazz notes: Utah's postponed game against Washington rescheduled

The Jazz will have an unexpected back-to-back coming out of the All-Star break when it must fly cross-country and back to play the Wizards on the road followed by a home game against the Celtics... Read more »

Published Feb. 5, 2016

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Goodell proposes what might be called Odell Beckham Jr. Rule

Call it the Odell Beckham Jr. Rule. Read more »

Published Feb. 5, 2016

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Louisville announces postseason ban for men's basketball

Louisville has announced a postseason ban for its men's basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal in which an escort alleged that a former staffer paid her and other dancers to... Read more »

Published Feb. 5, 2016

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Va. Tech murder suspects left few clues to possible motives

Less than a year ago, David Eisenhauer smiled confidently into a television news camera, discussing his athletic and academic aspirations for a weekly feature on high school athletes in the... Read more »

Published Feb. 4, 2016

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NFL and law enforcement: No credible threat to Super Bowl 50 (+video)

NFL security leaders and top law enforcement officials say there is "no credible threat" to Super Bowl 50. Read more »

Published Feb. 3, 2016

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Signing day: Alabama continues recruiting dynasty with fast finish

day went much like this past season: Alabama dominated and Jim Harbaugh had everybody talking about Michigan. Read more »

Published Feb. 3, 2016

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THE LATEST: No. 1 recruit DT Rashan Gary picks Michigan

est developments on college football signing day (all times EST): Read more »

Published Feb. 3, 2016

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Harbaugh draws cascade of stars to Michigan for signing day

College football's recruiting circus seems to have found its ringmaster: Jim Harbaugh. Read more »

Published Feb. 3, 2016

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Former NFL quarterback Ken Stabler had brain disease CTE

Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, the late NFL MVP and Super Bowl winner who is a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, has been diagnosed with the brain disease CTE, Boston... Read more »

Published Feb. 3, 2016

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Boise State rallies to beat Utah State 70-67 behind Webb

James Webb III scored 19 points and Boise State rallied from 13 points down in the second half to beat Utah State 70-67 on Tuesday. Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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Suns GM McDonough says team wasn't responding to Hornacek

Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough says coach Jeff Hornacek was fired because the players weren't responding to him. Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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Super Bowl ads this year might stick to 'good taste'

As the Super Bowl turns 50 and faces middle age, will this be the year that advertisers stick to — gasp — good taste? Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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Zika virus overshadows buildup to Rio de Janeiro Olympics

The Zika virus is overshadowing the final preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, even eclipsing concerns over deep budget cuts and severe water pollution. Read more »

Published Feb. 2, 2016

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