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Snaps coming from 15-yard line this season

The NFL is making extra points a bit more challenging.

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NHL Preview: Lightning hopes to strike Rangers

Here's a look at Game 3 in the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, May 20.

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Roger Bannister’s 4-minute mile shoes to go on auction block

Bannister became the first runner to break the fabled 4-minute barrier.

Chicago Blackhawks center Brad Richards (91) waits for linesman Jean Morin, left, to release the puck in a face-off against Anaheim Ducks center Nate Thompson during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015.

Kruger puts Chicago past Ducks 3-2 in 3rd OT of Game 2

Victory came in the longest game in the Blackhawks' 89-year history.

The crowd cheers after Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) scored during the first half of Game 2 in a second-round NBA playoff basketball series against the Memphis Grizzlies, Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in Oakland, Calif.

Warriors rally past Rockets 110-106 in Game 1 of West finals

Golden State Warriors rallied from 16 points down in the second quarter

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson works on footwork as quarterback's coach Matt LaFleur, right, and quarterback Malik Zaire, left, look on Saturday Aug. 9, 2014 in South Bend, Ind. Notre Dame opens the season against Rice at home Saturday Aug. 30.

Former Notre Dame QB Golson chooses Florida State

Golson graduated from Notre Dame on Sunday. He will be immediately eligible to play under NCAA graduate transfer rules.

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Timberwolves win draft lottery, Lakers move to No. 2

York Knicks, who had the second-best odds of winning but instead fell to fourth 30 years after winning the first draft lottery and drafting Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing.

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.

NFL to change extra-point kicks to longer distance

The NFL is moving back extra-point kicks and allowing defenses to score on 2-point conversion turnovers.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at a news conference in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 as he addresses the issue of the NFL investigation of deflated footballs.

Patriots won’t appeal ‘Defaltegate’ penalties

Team owner Robert Kraft says the team won't protest its $1 million fine and loss of draft picks.

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Oh, baby: NASCAR driver Kyle Busch is now a father

The birth date of 5-18 marks both car numbers Busch has driven in the Sprint Cup Series — No. 5 at Hendrick Motorsports and No. 18 for Joe Gibbs Racing.

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Kraft: Patriots won’t appeal team’s fine, draft penalties

Kraft said Tuesday at the owners meetings that he was putting the league before his franchise because "at no time should the agenda of one team" override "the good of the 32."

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Raiders, Chargers tap ex-49ers exec for LA-area stadium push

The two teams are moving forward with plans to build a join $1.7 billion stadium in the L.A. area.

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Judge expected to set date for Tsarnaev sentencing hearing

Bombing survivors will be allowed to give victim impact statements at the hearing, as will convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

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NHL Preview: Ducks battle Blackhawks

Here's a look at Game 2 in the Western Conference Finals.

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Fight of century becomes fight in court as fans sue Pacquiao

Boxing fans are calling the hyped-up fight a fraud and they want their money back.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, May 19.

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider, right, collides with Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) during the second period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, May 16, 2015, in New York.

Tyler Johnson scores hat trick; Lightning even series

Tyler Johnson scored the first hat trick in Lightning playoff history and Tampa Bay got its high-scoring offense in gear and evened the Eastern Conference finals with a 6-2 victory over the stumbling New York Rangers on Monday night.

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill looks to pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, in Miami Gardens, Fla.

Tannehill signs $77.7 million, 4-year extension with Miami

The 2016 salary will be a big increase for Tannehill after making a total of $12.7 million in the first four years of his contract.

Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins drives in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Minneapolis.

Wiggins only unanimous pick for NBA All-Rookie team

The rest of the first team was Chicago's Nikola Mirotic, Philadelphia's Nerlens Noel, Orlando's Eldrid Payton and Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson.

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

James missed his first 10 shots, but finished with 37 points, 18 rebounds and 13 assists.

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