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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the first half of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game in Boston, Thursday, April 23, 2015. The Cavaliers defeated the Celtics and take a 3-0 lead in the series.

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LeBron says criticism he undermines coaches is unfair

James says people get his influence "misconstrued because I'm a smart basketball player and I've voiced my opinion about certain things."

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton watches action from the sideline in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the New England Patriots Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass.

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Cam Newton: ‘I’m an African American QB that scares people’

Newton says, "People are going to judge, and have opinions on things I don't have control over."

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Newton’s jersey sales not so super

Carolina quarterback Cam Newton is expected to be named the NFL's MVP this season after leading the Panthers to Super Bowl 50, but in terms of jersey sales, "Superman" is a mere mortal compared to the league's other elite signal-callers.

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Federal judge approves revised NCAA concussions settlement

A federal judge in Chicago gave preliminary approval on Tuesday to a revised NCAA $75 million settlement that aims to end a large class action over the college athletics association's handling of head injuries suffered by student athletes.

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Tennis to review anti-corruption unit

Tennis' governing bodies have announced they will commission an independent review of their anti-corruption unit to restore "public confidence in our sport" following media reports that possible evidence of match-fixing was not properly investigated.

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MLB eyes in London in 2017

MLB, which has opened its season in a non-traditional market abroad seven times, would not confirm specific details mentioned in a report on its website that stated any games in London are expected to be part of a mid-season trip.

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Probe of Manning HGH claim won’t be completed by Super Bowl

The National Football League (NFL) said on Tuesday their review of allegations that Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had HGH sent to his house will not be completed before he competes in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

FILE - This is a Jan. 13, 2016, file photo showing Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin on the bench during the first half of an NBA game against the Miami Heat, in Los Angeles. Blake Griffin hurt his hand in an altercation with a member of the Los Angeles Clippers' staff on the team's current road trip and will be sidelined just as he was nearing a return from another injury. Coach Doc Rivers said Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, that the team would be releasing a statement about the incident and that it would be addressed more fully before the Clippers' evening game in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)

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Blake Griffin out for up to six weeks with broken hand

The star forward underwent a procedure and was treated by an orthopedic surgeon after returning early to Los Angeles from a five-game road trip, the team said Tuesday. He has a spiral fracture of the fourth metacarpal in his right hand.

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning watches the AFC championship trophy presentation following the NFL football AFC Championship game between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, in Denver. The Broncos defeated the Patriots 20-18 to advance to the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

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Peyton Manning to Belichick: ‘This might be my last rodeo.’

The five-time MVP's season ends Feb. 7 in the Super Bowl against Carolina.

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NASCAR releases 2016 schedule

Here's a look at the major scheduling changes for the upcoming race season.

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Super Bowl: Panthers’ Davis has surgery, Broncos are wearing white

The Broncos have chosen to wear their white road uniforms in Super Bowl 50 against the Carolina Panthers for a simple reason.

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MLB Commissioner Manfred on his first year

On the anniversary of becoming baseball commissioner, Rob Manfred reflects on his first year and looks ahead to possible changes to the game.

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Serena maintains hex on Sharapova to reach semis

Reigning champion Serena Williams ramped up the power in the second set to vanquish fifth seed Maria Sharapova for the 18th match in a row and reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open with a 6-4 6-1 victory on Tuesday.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today.

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Newton excited for Super matchup against Manning

Considered a front-runner for NFL MVP honors, Newton will lead his team against five-time MVP winner Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl.

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Oklahoma stays No. 1 in AP poll, North Carolina right behind

The Associated Press Oklahoma, despite losing to Iowa State last week, remains No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball…

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Former QB Vince Young arrested in Texas

The former NFL star was pulled over and arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated.

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Rivera: LB Davis has surgery, expected to play in Super Bowl

Davis broke his arm in the second quarter of Carolina's 49-15 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in the NFC championship. Davis said after the game he fully expected to play in the Feb. 7 Super Bowl because, "I believe in me."

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Super Bowl betting: Vegas sets the odds

At most books in Vegas, the Panthers are a 4-point pick over the Denver Broncos.

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You can stream the Super Bowl

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This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.

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Hola: Texans-Raiders in Mexico City on Nov. 21

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It is the first Monday night game to be played abroad. It will be televised live on ESPN in the United States, and on Televisa and ESPN in Mexico. Televisa owns Azteca Stadium, which has a capacity of about 95,000.

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Thomas’ mom to watch from the stands, not the cell this time

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The last time the Denver Broncos played in the Super Bowl, Katina Smith and her mother wore jerseys that they had crafted from strips of tape as they watched the game on their prison TV

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The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

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The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.

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