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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, June 24.

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Virginia’s 3-0 win over Vandy forces Game 3 in CWS finals

Surprise starter Adam Haseley and Josh Sborz combined on the shutout, senior utility man Thomas Woodruff drove in two runs, and the Cavaliers defeated Vanderbilt 3-0 on Tuesday night to force a winner-take-all game in the College World Ser

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Thanksgiving celebrations at at Bamboo Miami

Featuring: P Diddy
Where: Florida, Florida, United States
When: 21 Nov 2012
Credit: JLN Photography/WENN.com

Music mogul Diddy’s company: He was defending himself

Combs was arrested Monday after an incident at UCLA, where his son is a football player.

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Brady appeal hearing ends after more than 10 hours

Brady was given a four-game suspension by the league for his alleged involvement in the deflating of game balls for the AFC Championship game.

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Former New Mexico State, Illinois coach Henson hospitalized

Former New Mexico State and Illinois men's basketball coach Lou Henson, who is set to be inducted into the College Basketball Hall of Fame this fall.

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NASCAR backs moves on Confederate flag

NASCAR is backing South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's call to remove the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds in the wake of a massacre at a Charleston church.

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Cavs pick up $5M 2016 option for center Timofey Mozgov

The Cavaliers have picked up center Timofey Mozgov's $5 million contract option for next season.

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Report: Maradona to run for FIFA president

The retired soccer star could run for president of the sport's governing body.

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Hornets to host 2017 All-Star game

Charlotte last hosted the All-Star game in 1991.

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U.S. eliminates Colombia, Bronze pure gold for England

The United States will face China on Friday.

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Tom Brady’s ‘DeflateGate’ appeal begins in New York

The Patriot's QB is appealing his four-game suspension, pitting the NFL's most popular player against the most profitable sports league in the United States.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, June 23.

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Vandy holds Virginia to 4 hits, wins CWS finals opener 5-1

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Carson Fulmer combined with two relievers on a four-hitter, Will Toffey’s two-run double broke a scoreless…

FILE - In this April 22, 2015, file photo, United States forward Alex Morgan poses in the new black and white home uniform for the U.S. women's World Cup soccer team during a news conference in Los Angeles. Morgan’s star rose quickly following her performance in Germany four years ago, when - as the youngest player on the U.S. World Cup team - she became a super sub with a goal and an assist in the final match against Japan. Now she’s a savvy veteran, handling her fame with aplomb as she prepares for her World Cup sequel.

Morgan, Lloyd score in 2-0 US victory over Colombia

The second-ranked Americans will face No. 16 China on Friday in Ottawa.

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Thanksgiving celebrations at at Bamboo Miami

Featuring: P Diddy
Where: Florida, Florida, United States
When: 21 Nov 2012
Credit: JLN Photography/WENN.com

Diddy arrested on campus of UCLA, where son plays football

Campus police say he was arrested at UCLA's Acosta Athletic Training Complex on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon shortly after 12:30 p.m.

A photographer takes photos of the Charlotte Hornets logo during a news conference to unveil the design for their home court in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, June 26, 2014.

AP Sources: Hornets to host NBA All-Star game in 2017

The Hornets have scheduled a press conference for Tuesday that will include NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and team owner Michael Jordan.

Vanderbilt shortstop Dansby Swanson (7) pumps his fist after the final was made against Indiana during the bottom of the ninth inning of an NCAA college baseball regional tournament game Saturday, May 30, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. Swanson hit the game winning two-run home run giving Vanderbilt a 6-4 win.

Defending champ Vandy, Virginia to meet in CWS finals again

The Commodores went 3-0 in bracket play. Virginia was 3-1, securing its spot in the finals with its 5-4 win over Florida on Saturday.

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Report: Pete Rose bet on baseball as player

ESPN on Monday reported it had reviewed long-hidden notebooks allegedly showing Pete Rose bet on Major League Baseball during his time as a player.

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Ex-MLB star Darryl Hamilton fatally shot in apparent murder-suicide

Former outfielder and baseball broadcaster Darryl Hamilton was fatally shot at a Houston home where his girlfriend was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gun wound.

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Baseball, karate on Olympic shortlist for Tokyo 2020

Baseball and softball are strong favorites to return to the Olympics for the first time since 2008.

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