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Adrian Peterson on sidelines, December 2013

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Vikings flying to meet with Peterson

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman…

Phil Jackson, New York Knicks press conference

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Report: NBA fines Knicks for Jackson's comments

Recent comments by New York Knicks president Phil Jackson reportedly…

Alex Rodriguez, 2015 New York Yankees spring training

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Nervous A-Rod ready for live action

New York's Alex Rodriguez will take a big step in his comeback from…

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Texas to use loyalty program for tickets

The University of Texas launched a fan loyalty plan on Tuesday to…

Phil Jackson, New York Knicks press conference

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Report: NBA fines Knicks for Jackson's...

Recent comments by New York Knicks president Phil Jackson reportedly cost his team some money.

Alex Rodriguez, 2015 New York Yankees spring training

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Nervous A-Rod ready for live action

New York's Alex Rodriguez will take a big step in his comeback from his PED suspension when he faces live pitching for the first time in 17 months Wednesday.

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Texas to use loyalty program for tickets

The University of Texas launched a fan loyalty plan on Tuesday to reward those who contribute to the university and spend money on season tickets.

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Nuggets dismiss coach Brian Shaw

Denver Nuggets head coach Brian Shaw was fired Tuesday.

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NHL game roundup: Predators lose 4th straight

Defensemen Adam Larsson and Eric Gelinas each scored a goal in the first four minutes of the game and goalie Cory Schneider made it stand up by making 33 saves, leading the New Jersey Devils to a 3-…

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Top 25 roundup: Kentucky improves to 30-0

No. 1 Kentucky improved its record to 30-0 Tuesday night with a 72-64, come-from-behind victory over Georgia.

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NBA game roundup: Hawks top Harden-less...

It took a while, but the Atlanta Hawks finally made the Houston Rockets pay for the absence of guard James Harden.

LeSean McCoy, Philadelphia Eagles, 2014

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Bills sending Alonso to Eagles for McCoy

According to multiple media reports, the Buffalo Bills are set to acquire running back LeSean McCoy from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for linebacker Kiko Alonso.

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Seven cities bidding to host CFP title game

Bids to become the host city for the 2018, 2019 and 2020 College Football Playoff are heating up, and as many as seven cities are getting consideration.

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Franchised: Five get tag, including Bryant...

All-Pro wide receiver Dez Bryant and the NFL's leader in sacks last season, Justin Houston, were among five players given the restrictive franchise designation before Monday's deadline.

Manny Pacquiao

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Manny Pacquiao courts more success

Forty years ago, one of the greatest boxing matches in history took place in an unlikely setting: the capital of the Philippines. Muhammad Ali's epic win over great rival Joe Frazier in 1975 became…

Adam Wainwright, St Louis Cardinals pitcher

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Cards' Wainwright throws bullpen session

Less than a week removed from a health scare that led to him returning to Missouri for an exam, St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright threw a bullpen session Monday in Jupiter, Fla.

Adrian Peterson, November courthouse press conference

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Vikings communicating with Peterson

Minnesota general manager Rick Spielman said Monday morning that the Vikings and running back Adrian Peterson have been communicating since last Thursday and the team will continue to have "open…

Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers, 2013

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MLB notebook: Kershaw will open season...

Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly confirmed Monday that Clayton Kershaw will be the Dodgers' Opening Day starter against the San Diego Padres on April 6 at Dodger Stadium.

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NBA notebook: Bulls lose All-Star Butler...

Chicago Bulls All-Star guard Jimmy Butler will miss at least the next three weeks after suffering an injury to his left elbow Sunday against the Los Angeles Clippers.

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