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Charleston head coach Doug Wojcik talks with Charleston guard Canyon Barry (24) during a timeout in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego State at the Wooden Legacy tournament Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, in Fullerton, Calif.

College of Charleston fires hoop coach

College of Charleston President Glenn McConnell has fired men's basketball coach Doug Wojcik.

Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, leaves a news conference for the U.S. nationals at the William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Complex in Irvine, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014. The five-day event starts Wednesday, Aug. 6, with berths for next year's world championships at stake.

Phelps signs with new suit company

After partnering with Speedo through most of his swimming career, Michael Phelps has agreed to a new deal with Aqua Sphere.

Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett (83) talks to head coach Marc Trestman during the team's NFL mini-camp football practice Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Lake Forest, Ill.

Bears suspend, fine TE Bennett

Tight end Martellus Bennett has been suspended indefinitely by the Bears after an altercation in practice the day before.

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Spurs hire Becky Hammon, make NBA coaching history

The reigning NBA champions have hired the first regular season female assistant coach in league history.

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Criminal charges filed in baseball doping case

The owner of a Florida anti-aging clinic at the center of a doping scandal involving MLB players faces federal charges.

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Woods unsure if he’ll play in PGA Championship

Tiger Woods, his back again in pain, has not yet decided if he can play in the PGA Championship, which starts on Thursday.

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Giants pitcher to have season-ending surgery

San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Cain will undergo surgery on his elbow.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, Aug. 5.

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Suns’ P.J. Tucker gets jail time in drunken driving case

The Phoenix Suns forward was sentenced to jail and house arrest after pleading guilty to "super extreme" drunk driving.

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Ohio forgives LeBron for leaving

All is forgiven in Ohio when it comes to the King's homecoming.

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton passes in the third quarter of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, in Cleveland.

Bengals’ QB Andy Dalton signs multiyear deal

Dalton has passed for more than 3,000 yards in each of his three seasons. He led the Bengals to an 11-5 record and AFC North title in 2013. He set career highs with 33 touchdown passes and 20 interceptions.

Washington Wizards' John Wall (2) in action during the second half of game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series against the Indiana Pacers Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Indianapolis. Indiana defeated Washington 86-82.

AP Source: US cuts Wall, Beal, Millsap, down to 16

With Paul George lost to a broken right leg, the Americans will have to drop four more players before the World Cup of Basketball later this month in Spain.

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NFL sideline tech inches forward with addition of tablets

The devices will be used by players and coaches to view aerial photos of previous plays.

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Bon Jovi wants to keep Bills in Buffalo

The rocker says if he is successful in buying the NFL franchise, he has no plans to move it.

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PHOTOS: Football Hall of Fame inducts 7

The Pro Football Hall of Fame welcomed seven new members during induction ceremonies on Saturday.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, Aug. 4.

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PHOTOS: NFL Hall of Fame Game kicks off season

The annual Hall of Fame game marks the opening of the NFL season.

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Giants beat Bills in Hall of Fame game

Giants back-up QB Ryan Nassib hurled a 73 yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter to start the NFL preseason with a bang.

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Giants rally late to beat Bills 17-13 in HOF Game

Giants win opener to kick off 2014 preseason

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot on the 16th fairway during the second day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Friday July 18, 2014.

McIlroy wins Bridgestone Invitational and goes back to No. 1

Rory McIlroy rallied from a three-shot deficit to win the Bridgestone Invitational and return to No. 1 in the world.

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Today’s celebrity birthdays

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A member of One Direction is legal and a longtime TV personality celebrates his 73rd birthday.

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Djokovic advances at U.S. Open

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, returns a shot against Paul-Henri Mathieu, of France, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York.

Top men's seed Novak Djokovic also had an easy time winning his second round match. He rolled to a 6-1, 6-3, 6-love, rout of Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu.

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Adrian Peterson ‘would love to retire as a Viking’

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 is reiterating that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires in response to a report that he reached out to Jerry Jones about playing for the Dallas Cowboys this summer.

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Joan Rivers stable after health emergency

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Comedienne Joan Rivers is in stable condition at a New York hospital after losing her breath during a routine surgery.

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Jimmy Fallon to lead Leno tribute

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The former "Tonight Show" host will be honored and his predecessor will be a big part of the ceremonies.

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