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Orlando Magic James Borrego calls out instructions during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks in Orlando, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015.

Magic interim coach Borrego to finish the season

Orlando Magic interim coach James Borrego will remain in that post at least through the end of the season.

Sports commentator Dick Vitale mixes it up with the Cameron Crazies before an NCAA college basketball game between Duke and Georgia Tech in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015.

ESPN famed analyst Vitale won’t call UNC-Duke rivalry game

ESPN's "Dickie V" won't be at Cameron Indoor Stadium for the latest North Carolina-Duke rivalry game.

FILE - In this Nov. 7, 1961 photo, Ohio State University basketball player, John Havlicek is shown. Havlicek was a member of Ohio State's 1960 national championship team. Fifty years have passed since Ohio State's one and only national championship in men's basketball. The head coach and his top assistant are gone, as is one of the team members. But the rest, including legendary figures Jerry Lucas, Bob Knight will get together this weekend, perhaps for a final time, to remember that special season.

Havlicek, Buckner among those headed into college hoops Hall

Two-time All-American John Havlicek, Indiana star Quinn Buckner and longtime coach Lou Henson are among the newest class to be enshrined in the College Basketball Hall of Fame.

Seton Hall's Sterling Gibbs, left, celebrates after sinking the game-winning basket late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova in the second round of the Big East Conference tournament at Madison Square Garden, Thursday, March 13, 2014 in New York. Seton Hall defeated Villanova 64-63.

Seton Hall leading scorer Sterling Gibbs suspended 2 games

Seton Hall has suspended leading scorer Sterling Gibbs for two games for delivering a forearm to the face of Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono on Monday night.

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A-Rod makes vague apology, turns down news conference

The five-paragraph statement issued Tuesday, three days before the team opens spring training, was addressed "to the fans."


Anthony Bosch, center of MLB doping drama, sent to prison

The man at the heart of a steroid scandal that led to the suspension of Alex Rodriguez was sentenced on Tuesday.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Feb. 17.


Lance Armstrong ordered to repay $10 million in bonuses

The disgraced cyclist lost a legal battle over his Tour de France victory money.


Kurt Busch ordered to stay away from his ex

The NASCAR driver was issued the order amid accusations of domestic violence.


Study: coaching education can cut risk of football injuries

The Datalys Center for Sports Injury Research and Prevention collected data from 2,108 football players ages 5 to 15.

Kentucky mascot performs before the start of an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Michigan Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis.

No. 1 Kentucky unanimous No. 1 for third straight week

Should Kentucky remain at the top over the next five polls, it will become the eighth team to stay at No. 1 all season and first since UNLV in 1991.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte (46) throws in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Saturday, June 8, 2013, in Seattle.

Yankees to retire numbers of Pettitte, Posada and Williams

The Yankees are retiring the uniform numbers of Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada and Bernie Williams and will honor the trio with plaques in Monument Park this season along with Willie Randolph.

Driver Kurt Busch, left, with his girlfriend Ashley Van Metre before getting in his car during qualifying for the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, in Daytona Beach, Fla.

Judge issues no-contact order against NASCAR’s Kurt Busch

A Delaware judge has ordered NASCAR driver Kurt Busch to stay away from his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll and not communicate with her.

New York Knicks center Amar'e Stoudemire adjusts his glasses during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, in Miami.

Report: Knicks, Stoudemire agree to contract buyout

The New York Daily News is reporting that the New York Knicks have agreed to a buyout with Amare Stoudemire.

Baltimore Orioles right fielder Tony Tarasco stretches for the ball as New York Yankees' fan Jeff Maier reaches out to grab it during Game 1 of the American League Championship Series against the New York Yankees in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 1996. The hit was ruled a home run tying the ballgame 4-4 in the eighth inning.

Glove Maier used to catch Jeter’s 1996 homer up for auction

The glove Jeffrey Maier used to catch Derek Jeter's tying home run against Baltimore in the eighth inning of the 1996 AL Championship Series opener at the original Yankee Stadium will be auctioned.

'MR. CUB:' U.S. President Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to baseball Hall of Fame player Ernie Banks at a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington Nov. 20, 2013. PHOTO: REUTERS/LARRY DOWNING

Ernie Banks’ sons question agent’s actions as his caretaker

The twin sons of Ernie Banks contend that his agent and caretaker "coerced" the Chicago Cubs great into signing a new will giving her all of his assets.

FILE - In this July 28, 2005 file photo shows the iconic "Welcome to Las Vegas," sign in Las Vegas, Nev. Backed by the GOP’s most powerful benefactor, Las Vegas has emerged as an early leader in the multi-city fight to host the next Republican National Convention. The competition is far from over as Republican officials weigh nagging concerns about unveiling their next presidential nominee in a place commonly known as “Sin City” in the shadow of Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson. Political leaders from competing cities such as Dallas, Kansas City and Denver are emphasizing family values _ a not-so-subtle knock on Las Vegas _ and their own network of billionaire donors as they jockey for any advantage they can find.

Las Vegas Strip to dim lights for Jerry Tarkanian tribute

The lights of the Las Vegas Strip are expected to dim this week for deceased University of Nevada, Las Vegas basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian.


Retired defenseman Montador found dead at 35

Steve Montador, who played for six NHL teams over 10 seasons, was found dead at his home in Mississauga, Ontario.


Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories you’ll be talking about today, Monday, Feb. 16. A PLAYOFF WIN…


Jeff Gordon takes Daytona 500 pole

Jeff Gordon held off team mate Jimmie Johnson to take the pole for the final Daytona 500 of his career.

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New Jersey Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr, of the Czech Republic, skates against the Calgary Flames during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Newark, N.J.

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