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New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, speaks with offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels during an NFL football organized team activity Friday, May 29, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass.

Belichick avoids direct answers on deflated footballs

Coach Bill Belichick is shedding little light in his first public remarks since the Wells report on the Patriots' use of underinflated footballs.

Milwaukee Bucks head coach Scott Skiles questions a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Indianapolis.

Magic hire former player Scott Skiles as head coach

The 51-year-old Skiles becomes the 12th coach in franchise history. He follows Jacque Vaughn, who was fired in February.

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INSTANT REPLAY: The week’s best sports photos

A look back at some of the week's biggest plays in sports and the moments you may have missed.

FIFA President Sepp Blatter gestures after he was re-elected at the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich, Switzerland, May 29, 2015.

FIFA: Sepp Blatter re-elected

Blatter has led FIFA for 17 years.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of the big sporting events taking place this weekend.

FIFA president Sepp Blatter speaks during a press conference in Marrakech, Morocco, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. FIFA will not reopen the vote for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, and will publish at least some of the confidential report into the bidding process, Blatter said Friday.

Sepp Blatter wins re-election as FIFA president

Sepp Blatter's FIFA re-election came despite demands that he quit in the face of a major bribery scandal.

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WATCH: Preserving Muhammad Ali’s childhood home

An effort is underway to restore the Louisville home where the boxing legend grew up.

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Sharper set for change-of-plea in sex assault case

The former NFL star is closer to resolving charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted women in four states.

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Lightning vs. Rangers: It all comes down to tonight

Tampa Bay travels to New York for a decisive Game 7.

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Blatter expected to be re-elected despite FIFA scandal

World soccer boss Sepp Blatter is defying growing calls for him to step down in the face of corruption scandals engulfing the sport.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, May 29.

Two men talk to each other in front of the FIFA logo at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Swiss prosecutors opened criminal proceedings into FIFA's awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, only hours after seven soccer officials were arrested Wednesday pending extradition to the U.S. in a separate probe of "rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted" corruption.

The latest on the FIFA scandal

Former FIFA vice president Warner leaves jail in ambulance plus UN reviewing FIFA partnerships amid corruption scandal and Blatter call the corruption cases shame, humiliate soccer.

In this Aug. 16, 2014, photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) warms up before a NFL preseason football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Minneapolis.Millions of people using the top three fantasy football platforms have generated three different answers to the question of that top draft pick. Yahoo says LeSean McCoy of Philadelphia. ESPN says Adrian Peterson. CBS Sports says it’s Jamaal Charles of Kansas City.

Adrian Peterson vents on Twitter about honoring contract

Adrian Peterson took to Twitter on Thursday to express his frustration over criticism he is receiving while staying away from the voluntary portion of the Minnesota Vikings offseason.

Serena Williams of the U.S. volleys the ball to Germany's Anna-Lena Friedsam during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, May 28, 2015 in Paris. Williams won 5-7, 6-3, -6-3.

Day 5 of the French Open: Both No. 1’s advance

Both Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal advance to the third round at Roland Garros.

Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau reacts during the second half of Game 1 against the Cleveland Cavaliers in a second-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, May 4, 2015, in Cleveland. The Bulls won 99-92.

Chicago Bulls fire coach Tom Thibodeau, cite lack of trust

Fired Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau has thanked the Bulls and the city and says he looks forward to future opportunities.

Denver Broncos offensive tackle Ryan Clady (78) smiles on the sideline during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014. The Broncos won 41-17.

Broncos left tackle Clady tears ACL, likely out for season

Broncos left tackle Ryan Clady has torn his left ACL and will likely miss the season, leaving Denver to search for someone to protect Peyton Manning's blind side.

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EA Sports is adding the women’s game to FIFA 2016

In 2016, women are in the game.

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Watch Steph Curry’s adorable daughter steal the post-game presser – again

Riley Curry is the hottest sports baby in the game right now.

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Pressure mounts as FIFA scandal widens

The corruption scandal engulfing world soccer's governing body is deepening, with warnings from big sponsors and growing criticism from politicians.

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BEST OF: Warriors overcome Rockets to reach NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors have won the Western Conference Championship and will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals.

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Belichick avoids direct answers on deflated footballs

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, left, speaks with offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels during an NFL football organized team activity Friday, May 29, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass.

Coach Bill Belichick is shedding little light in his first public remarks since the Wells report on the Patriots' use of underinflated footballs.

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Magic hire former player Scott Skiles as head coach

Milwaukee Bucks head coach Scott Skiles questions a call during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Indianapolis.

The 51-year-old Skiles becomes the 12th coach in franchise history. He follows Jacque Vaughn, who was fired in February.

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INSTANT REPLAY: The week’s best sports photos

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A look back at some of the week's biggest plays in sports and the moments you may have missed.

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FIFA: Sepp Blatter re-elected

FIFA President Sepp Blatter gestures after he was re-elected at the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich, Switzerland, May 29, 2015.

Blatter has led FIFA for 17 years.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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Here's a look at some of the big sporting events taking place this weekend.

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