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Aug 31, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Melky Cabrera (53) hits a home run in sixth inning against New York Yankees at Rogers Centre.

Busy White Sox add outfielder Melky Cabrera

Chicago signed outfielder Melky Cabrera to a three-year $42 million contract.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Dec. 16.

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Struggling Kings fire head coach Malone

The struggling Sacramento NBA team has canned its head coach.

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Pacquiao says money no object in Mayweather showdown

Manny Pacquiao says they owe it to the sport to fight each other.

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Fast-starting Saints tame Bears 31-15

New Orleans climbed into first place in the jumbled NFC South after feasting on a struggling Chicago.

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) throws a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, in East Rutherford, N.J.

Saints beat Bears 31-15, grab South lead

Drew Brees threw for 375 yards and three touchdowns

Sacramento Kings head coach Michael Malone looks for a favorable call from an official during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies in Sacramento, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014.

Sacramento Kings fire coach Michael Malone

The Sacramento Kings have fired coach Michael Malone just 24 games into his second season with the team.

US national soccer team player DaMarcus Beasley during the friendly soccer match between Austria and United States in Vienna, Austria, Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.

Damarcus Beasley retires from US national team

DaMarcus Beasley, the first American to play in four World Cups, says he is retiring from the U.S. national team after 14 years.

Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) takes the hand off from quarterback Tony Romo (9) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

NFL rushing leader Murray has broken hand

Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones says it is "probably a tough expectation" that Murray would play Sunday against Indianapolis.

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Record payoff for pitcher

Jon Lester set new MLB records for largest signing bonus and biggest upfront payment.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Dec. 15.

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NHL highlights from weekend games

Here's a look at Sunday's National Hockey League match ups.

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Patriots, Colts, Broncos into postseason

New England, Indianapolis, and Denver clinched divisional titles while the Packers' five-game winning streak ended.

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Bryant passes Jordan for third in all-time scoring

Kobe Bryant eclipsed Michael Jordan, surpassing the legendary scorer during the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) takes the hand off from quarterback Tony Romo (9) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans, Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

SNF on KPUG: Bryant has 3 TD catches, Cowboys beat Eagles

Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys rallied to beat the Philadelphia Eagles 38-27 on Sunday night after wasting a 21-0 lead.

A football before the first half of an NFL preseason football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

NFL week 15 scoreboard

All the scores from around the NFL.

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Girlfriend: Mitchell in argument before shooting

The girlfriend of an Auburn University football player who was fatally shot says he was arguing with someone at a party when a third person opened fire.

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant shoots during an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.

Bryant passes Jordan for 3rd on scoring list

The Los Angeles Lakers star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA's career scoring list Sunday night.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota throws during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oregon State in Eugene, Ore., Friday, Nov. 29, 2013.

Oregon QB Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

The first Oregon player to earn college football's top individual honor.

Navy mascots stand on the sideline as Army marches on the field before the start of the 113th Army-Navy NCAA college football game in Philadelphia Saturday Dec. 8, 2012.

Navy make it 13 in a row over Army

BALTIMORE (AP) — Navy extended its winning streak over Army to 13 games, using a strong defensive performance and the…

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Documents: QB Winston cleared in conduct hearing

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Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston throws a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Florida in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014.

Documents obtained by The Associated Press show that Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been cleared of the allegations he faced at a student code of conduct hearing this month.

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NFL week 16 scoreboard

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NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

All the scores from week 16 in the NFL.

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No. 1 Kentucky scores first 24 points, beats UCLA

From left, Kentucky's Aaron Harrison, Tyler Ulis, and head coach John Calipari pause for a moment during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Kentucky won 84-70.

Devin Booker had 19 points, and No. 1 Kentucky scored the game's first 24 points in an 83-44 victory over UCLA on Saturday.

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Washington & San Diego secure wins on Saturday

San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) looks for a receiver during the second half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. The Chargers won the game 41-38.

The Philadelphia Eagles are on the brink of elimination from the playoff race after a 27-24 loss to the Washington Redskins on Saturday.

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Saturday’s college football bowl game round-up

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LA-Lafayette, Utah State, Utah, Air Force and Bowling Green earned bowl game wins on Saturday.

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