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NBA’s Taylor pleads guilty in domestic assault

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic assault.

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Bumgarner rides to the rescue for World Series win

The Giants won their eighth World Series title and the third in five seasons.

Georgia running back Todd Gurley (3) celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera (52) after an NCAA college football game against Tennessee Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 35-32.

Georgia’s Todd Gurley suspended 4 games by NCAA

The NCAA has ruled that Georgia star running back Todd Gurley must sit out for accepting more than $3,000 for autographed memorabilia and other items over a two-year period.

Gordie Howe, center, arrives for a ceremony to retire his son Mark Howe’s No. 2 jersey, before an NHL hockey between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 in Philadelphia.

Howe’s family says his condition is guarded

Gordie Howe's family says the hockey Hall of Famer's condition remains "guarded" but his spirits are good after a significant stroke Sunday.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the Royals forcing a game 7 in the World Series, here is a look at the other…

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Spurs edge Mavs to open title defense

The San Antonio Spurs raised their championship banner, then elevated their game when it mattered.

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‘Mr. Hockey’ Gordy Howe suffers stroke

Howe, a 23-time All-Star who led Detroit to four Stanley Cup championships, retired in 1980.

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Royals force deciding game 7

The Kansas City Royals woke from their hitting slumber to rout the San Francisco Giants 10-0.

San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan (21) is defended by Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41), of Germany, during the third quarter of Game 2 of a first-round Western Conference NBA playoff basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, April 20, 2009.

NBA Season starts today

Spurs and Pelicans win their season openers.

Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura throws during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Royals rout Giants 10-0 to force Game 7 in Series

Yordano Ventura allowed three hits over seven innings for his first Series win

New Orleans Saints cornerback Champ Bailey before an NFL preseason football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Indianapolis, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.

Bailey calls it a career after 15 years in NFL

Champ Bailey has decided to retire after a 15-year NFL career that included 12 Pro Bowl berths, a record for a cornerback.

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Fantasy football facts to make you think

WATCH: Here are 11 little known facts about fantasy football.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Oct. 28.

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NBA welcomes more international players than ever

A record 101 international players from 37 countries and territories are on opening night rosters.

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McCoy leads Redskins past Cowboys in OT

Replacement QB Colt McCoy overcame a limping Tony Romo to lift the Washington Redskins to a 20-17 overtime victory.

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Royals return home for last shot at fairytale ending

The World Series heads back to Kansas City tonight and the Royals hope that familiarity will revive their Cinderella story.

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Former NBA star Mookie Blaylock sentenced in vehicular homicide

Mookie Blaylock will spend seven years in prison for killing a woman in a head-on traffic crash last year.

Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden watches as quarterback Colt McCoy warms up before an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.

MNF on KPUG: Skins edge Cowboys in OT

Washington snapped the Cowboys' six-game winning streak in a 20-17 overtime victory on Monday night.

Florida State's Karlos Williams (9) runs the ball as North Carolina State's Hakim Jones (20) looks for the tackle during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. Florida State won 56-41.

Florida St player investigated on domestic battery

The Tallahassee PD has confirmed FSU starting running back Karlos Williams is being investigated for an alleged domestic battery incident.

Chivas USA coach Wilmer Cabrera, left, watches as Chivas USA's Marvin Chavez, right, leaves the field after being ejected in the second half during an MLS soccer game against Real Salt Lake on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. Real Salt Lake won 2-0.

Chivas USA disbands after 10 troubled years

Chivas USA has ceased operations after 10 years in Major League Soccer, with the league planning a new franchise for Los Angeles that will begin play in 2017

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James leads Cavaliers past Bulls, 114-108 in OT

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James poses at the NBA basketball team's media day Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Independence, Ohio.

James was at his best after struggling the previous night

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Cubs hire Maddon as manager, fire Renteria

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon looks on during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in Minneapolis.

Joe Maddon has been hired as manager of the Cubs after the team fired Rick Renteria.

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Kentucky earns No. 1 nod in AP preseason poll

Kentucky men's coach John Calipari

Kentucky is No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 for the second straight season.

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Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigns

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announces that athletic director Dave Brandon resigned during a news conference in Ann Arbor, Mich., Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. Former Steelcase CEO Jim Hackett will serve as Michigan's interim athletic director.

Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigned Friday, setting the stage for new leadership at the top of one of the nation's most prominent athletic departments.

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A look at some of the biggest hits and best scores this week in sports.

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