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WATCH: Shaq tumbles on set of TNT halftime report

This might be the most convincing fall in the history of Shaquille O'Neal's career.

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Preview: NHL games of the night

A look at the slate of Stanley Cup playoff games happening tonight.

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New appeal in Sandusky case

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is arguing his 45-count conviction for child sexual abuse should be thrown out.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Thursday, May 7

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NFL: Patriots likely deflated balls

The investigation into "DeflateGate" is finally over and reveals what many people suspected.

File Photo: James Harden at the NBA 2K15 Launch Celebration held at the Standard
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Harden has big 4th quarter;Rockets beat Clippers

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored 16 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter to lift the Houston Rockets…

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Labron’s 33 lead Cavaliers past Bulls in game 2

LeBron James attacked from the start and scored 33 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and the Cleveland Cavaliers evened their semifinal series with Chicago with a 106-91 victory over the Bulls in Game 2 on Wednesday night.

A puck sits on the face-off dot during the first period of an NHL hockey game between the Phoenix Coyotes and the Carolina Hurricanes, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Raleigh, N.C.

NHL: Late goal gives Lighting victory over Canadians

Tyler Johnson's goal with 1.1 seconds remaining Wednesday night gave the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens and a 3-0 lead in their NHL playoff series.

Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), from Russia, prepares to shoot as New York Islanders goalie Michal Neuvirth (30), from the Czech Republic, stands ready, during the third period of Game 5 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 5-1.

NHL: Burakovsky lifts Caps past Rangers

Rookie Andre Burakovsky scored his first two playoff goals and Braden Holtby saved a penalty shot, giving the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

FILE - In this March 10, 2015, file photo, Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy speaks to the media during a press conference in Orchard Park, N.Y. Bills coach Rex Ryan has no intention of putting "a muzzle" on his players. And that includes running back LeSean McCoy for questioning the motivations of his former coach, Chip Kelly. Ryan responded Wednesday, May 6, 2015, after McCoy created a stir for telling ESPN The Magazine that "there's a reason (Kelly) got rid of all the black players" in Philadelphia.

Ryan won’t ‘muzzle’ Bills after McCoy questions Chip Kelly

Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan has no intention of putting "a muzzle" on his players. And that includes running back LeSean McCoy for questioning the motivations of his former coach, Chip Kelly.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates his WBC-WBA welterweight title boxing fight victory over Marcos Maidana Saturday, May 3, 2014, in Las Vegas.

Floyd Mayweather’s ex-girlfriend sues boxer for defamation

The mother of three of Floyd Mayweather's children has sued the undefeated champion for defamation over his recent comments about a 2010 domestic violence incident in Las Vegas.

Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, scores his second goal past Bayern's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer during the Champions League semifinal first leg soccer match between Barcelona and Bayern Munich at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

Messi leads Barcelona over Bayern 3-0 in Champions semis

Barcelona scored three late goals on to overwhelm Bayern Munich and former coach Pep Guardiola 3-0 Wednesday night in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal.

Marshall's Steward Butler runs the ball during an NCAA college football game against Western Kentucky in Huntington, W.Va., Friday, Nov. 28, 2014.

Marshall RB charged in beating of 2 gay men, kicked off team

Marshall athletic director Mike Hamrick says running back Steward Butler has been dismissed from the team after the player was charged in the beating of two gay men.

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander prepares to throw to the Baltimore Orioles during Game 2 in baseball's AL Division Series in Baltimore, Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.

Detroit pitcher Justin Verlander cleared to resume throwing

Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander has been given the go-ahead to resume throwing.

Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper (34) watches the ball after hitting a home run as Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto, left, watches during the second inning of their baseball game at Nationals Park in Washington, Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

Harper’s 3 HRs, 5 RBIs lift Nationals over Marlins

Bryce Harper hit three home runs in a game for the first time and had five RBIs in his finest day with the Nationals, and Washington beat the Miami Marlins 7-5 Wednesday for their third straight series win.

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WATCH: ‘Super’ soccer mascot is super drunk

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Austria Vienna's mascot - a cape-wearing lion named "Super Leo" - has fallen and he can't get up.

Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, lands a left against Manny Pacquiao, from the Philippines, during their welterweight title fight on Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Las Vegas.

Suit filed against Pacquiao for not disclosing injury

Manny Pacquiao and his handlers have been hit with a lawsuit asking for damages for anyone who paid to watch his fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. because he failed to disclose his shoulder was injured.

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Boston bomber volunteered as family fell apart, jurors told

Lawyers seeking to spare convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from the death penalty called witnesses who described his volunteer work, his adoration of his older brother, and his father's mental illness in the years before the attack.

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Ride LeBron’s charity roller coaster

Sixty-four people anted up around $10,000 for the NBA star's charity, and the privilege of getting the first ride on a new roller coaster at Cedar Point.

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Preview: NHL games of the night

A look at tonight's slate of Stanley Cup playoff games.

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Sepp Blatter wins re-election as FIFA president

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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 has been re-elected as FIFA president, despite criminal investigations into corruption.

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REVIEW: The Earth quakes, cleavage shakes in ‘San Andreas’

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"San Andreas" is so over the top, Michael Bay might find it excessive.

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Paralyzed student walks across stage at college graduation

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Injured playing football in 2010, Christopher Norton walked across the stage with help from his new fiancée.

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Stars salute Pete Townshend

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The Who star was honored with a special concert for his longtime work with the MusiCares charity.

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FIFA: Sepp Blatter re-elected

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FIFA President Joseph Sepp Blatter visits Russia

Blatter has led FIFA for 17 years.

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