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Rick Barnes, college basketball coach

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Tennessee names Barnes head coach

Tennessee named Rick Barnes head coach on Tuesday, days after Barnes…

Robert Kraft, New England Patriots owner

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Patriots owner Kraft, security director called in...

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was called to testify in the…

Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos

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Broncos WR Thomas to skip workouts

Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas is working out in…

Danica Patrick file photo

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Danica improving, but does she lack winning edge?

Will Danica Patrick ever get to the top of the heap in a Sprint Cup…

Rick Barnes, college basketball coach

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Tennessee names Barnes head coach

Tennessee named Rick Barnes head coach on Tuesday, days after Barnes was ousted at Texas and the Volunteers fired Donnie Tyndall amidst off-court controversy.

Robert Kraft, New England Patriots owner

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Patriots owner Kraft, security director...

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was called to testify in the murder trial of former tight end Aaron Hernandez in Fall River, Mass., on Tuesday morning.

Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos

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Broncos WR Thomas to skip workouts

Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas is working out in Atlanta and will not attend the team's offseason program.

Danica Patrick file photo

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Danica improving, but does she lack...

Will Danica Patrick ever get to the top of the heap in a Sprint Cup race when the checkered flag falls?

Frank Kaminsky

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Kaminsky, Okafor headline AP All-America team

Wisconsin forward Frank Kaminsky and Duke center Jahlil Okafor, both leading their teams to the Final Four, were the top selections on the Associated Press' 2014-15 All-America basketball team named…

VCU basketball coach Shaka Smart

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Report: Texas talking to VCU coach Smart

Texas is talking to Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart about its coaching vacancy, sources told CBS Sports on Monday.

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Mets acquire two relievers in trades

The New York Mets bolstered their bullpen Monday, acquiring left-handed relievers Alex Torres and Jerry Blevins in separate trades.

Kris Bryant, Chicago Cubs

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Cubs slugger Bryant to start year in minors

Chicago Cubs slugging prospect Kris Bryant, who made a strong case to break camp with the major league club with nine home runs this spring, was reassigned to minor league camp Monday.

Terry Rozier, Montrezl Harrell, Louisville Cardinals

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Louisville loses three players

Louisville will lose three players off its Elite Eight roster, with junior forward Montrezl Harrell and sophomore guard Terry Rozier entering the NBA draft and sophomore guard Anton Gill…

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NBA game roundup: DeRozan scores 42 in...

Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan had a career-high 42 points, leading the Raptors to a 99-96 win over the Houston Rockets at Air Canada Centre Monday night.

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NHL game roundup: Lightning clinch...

Center Vladislav Namestnikov scored two goals and assisted on another, and the Tampa Bay Lightning wrapped up a playoff spot with a 5-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night at the Bell…

Georgia Dome, Atlanta Falcons 2014 game

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Falcons fined $350K, lose draft pick over...

The Atlanta Falcons have been fined $350,000 and will lose a 2016 draft pick for pumping artificial crowd noise into the Georgia Dome over the last two seasons.

Tiger Woods, December 2014

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Tiger Woods drops out of top 100

For the first time in his illustrious career, Tiger Woods is no longer considered one of the world's top 100 golfers.

Ray Farmer, Cleveland Browns general manager

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Browns GM Farmer suspended 4 games for...

Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer has been suspended four games for texting coaches during games in 2014 and the team was fined $250,000.

Chris Mullin, 2011

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Report: Mullin offered St. John's head...

Former NBA player and general manager Chris Mullin was offered the head coaching job with the St. John's Red Storm, and he is expected to accept the offer, multiple media outlets reported Sunday.

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