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This weekend’s top sports shots

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

This combo of booking photos released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, show WNBA players Brittney Griner, left, and her fiancee Glory Johnson. The couple were arrested Wednesday, April 22, 2015, on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct following a fight at their home in a Phoenix suburb. The two 24-year-olds were booked into jail in Phoenix following their arrests and later released. The pair announced their engagement late last summer.

Griner, Johnson suspended 7 games each by WNBA

The WNBA has suspended Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson seven games each because of their domestic violence arrest last month.

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Aaron Hernandez appeals; lawyers cite jury’s ‘guesswork’

Lawyers for the former New England Patriots star say he was convicted based on "improper speculation, conjecture and guesswork."

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NFL commissioner to hear Brady’s Deflategate appeal

Despite protests, Roger Goodell will personally hear the QB's appeal of his four-game suspension.

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Boston Marathon bomber’s life hangs in balance as jury deliberates

The jury heads into its third day of deliberations on whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is sentenced to death or to life in prison without the possibility of release.

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FIRST LOOK: ‘Madden NFL 16′

Prepare to "be the playmaker!"

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Friday, May 15.

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose (1) drives to the basket past Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James during the second half of Game 3 in a second-round NBA basketball playoff series in Chicago on Friday, May 8, 2015. The Bulls won 99-96.

NBA Playoffs: Cavs close out Bulls; Rockets stun Clippers to force Game 7

LeBron James will make a fifth straight appearance in the NBA's Eastern Conference finals.

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham (13) scores a touchdown against the Washington Redskins during the third quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J.

Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. chosen for Madden cover

The second-year wideout who gained national attention with a spectacular one-handed catch and plethora of team records in 2014 has been chosen for the cover for EA Sports' Madden 16.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady faces members of the media at a news conference in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Brady said Thursday that he did not know how New England ended up using underinflated balls in its win Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship game.

Tom Brady appeals suspension in ‘Deflategate’

Tom Brady has appealed his four-game suspension for his role in using deflated footballs during the AFC championship game.

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 respond to Deflategate report

The star quarterback of the defending Super Bowl champions is expected to appeal today.

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Life on the line as jury weighs Boston bomber’s fate

The jury has began deliberating whether to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death or to life in prison for the 2013 attack that killed three people and injured 264.

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Derby winner is odds-on Preakness favorite

American Pharoah has drawn the unfavorable No. 1 post position in the second leg of the Triple Crown.

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U.S. loses London silver

The entire U.S. men's sprint relay team has been stripped of its silver medal from the 2012 London Olympics as a result of Tyson Gay's doping case.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Thursday, May 14.

Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson (90) and New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) race after the puck during the second period of Game 5 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs, Friday, May 8, 2015, in New York.

Rangers advance in OT on Stepan goal, 2-1 over Caps

Derek Stepan scored 11:24 in overtime, lifting the New York Rangers past the Washington Capitals 2-1 and into the Eastern Conference finals

The ball head to the hoop during an NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the New York Knicks in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 7, 2013.

NBA Playoffs: Hawks slip past Wizards, Warriors whip Grizzlies

Horford's late follow gives the Atlanta Hawks a win over the Washington Wizards.

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

Latest on Boston trial: Jury deliberations done for the day

Jurors have wrapped up their first day of deliberations on a sentence for the Boston Marathon bomber.

Juventus' Alvaro Morata, center rear, scores 1-1 passing Real Madrid's goalkeeper Iker Casillas during the Champions League second leg semifinal soccer match between Real Madrid and Juventus, at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Wednesday, May 13, 2015. The match ended in a 1-1 draw, Juventus won on aggregate and will play Barcelona in the Champions League final on June 6, 2015 in Berlin.

Juventus ousts Real Madrid to reach Champions League final

Alvaro Morata shocked his former team with a 57th-minute goal, and Juventus reached its first Champions League final since 2003.

The car driven by Helio Castroneves, of Brazil, is airborne after hitting the wall in the first turn during practice for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Wednesday, May 13, 2015.

Castroneves walks away from scary crash at Indy 500 practice

Helio Castroneves has been cleared and released from Indianapolis Motor Speedway's infield medical center after his car went airborne in a spectacular crash Wednesday.

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