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The World Cup trophy is displayed during the draw ceremony for the 2014 soccer World Cup in Costa do Sauipe near Salvador, Brazil, Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.

World Cup: Goal in sight, who will claim the trophy?

Germany and Argentina square off in the World Cup final today at 11:30am on KBAI 930AM.

Los Angeles Lakers' Pau Gasol, of Spain, goes up for a reverse layup against the Phoenix Suns during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, in Phoenix. The Suns defeated the Lakers 121-114.

NBA Free Agency: Pau Gasol to Chicago

Free-agent center Pau Gasol says he has decided to join the Chicago Bulls.

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World Cup: Netherlands blanks Brazil to earn 3rd place

Robin van Persie and Daley Blind scored early goals to help give the Netherlands a 3-0 win over host Brazil in the third-place match at the World Cup on Saturday.

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More Americans succumb to World Cup fever

The U.S. may not yet be in love with football, but more Americans became fans as the World Cup in Brazil progressed.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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LeBron James headed back home

LeBron James is returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers: "I'm ready to accept the challenge. I'm coming home."

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Clevelanders celebrate LeBron James’ return

Fans can now forget the "The Decision" James made on television in 2010, when he announced he was leaving Cleveland for Miami.

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Game of 2 popes: Vatican plays down World Cup rivalry

With Argentina meeting Germany in the World Cup final, the Vatican brushed aside talk of soccer rivalry between Argentine Pope Francis and his predecessor Benedict, a German.

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James celebrates during Game 1 in the second round of the NBA basketball playoff series against the Boston Celtics Saturday, May 1, 2010, in Cleveland.

LeBron James says he’s returning to Cavaliers

James tells Sports Illustrated, that he's decided to go home

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Argentina, Germany start final tuning

Argentina and Germany are both back at work, secretly hatching plans for Sunday's World Cup final.

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Shelly Sterling says husband ‘happy’ with $2B Clippers sale

The estranged wife of L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling testified that her husband was eager for her to sell the NBA team.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, July 11.

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Ted Williams mini-series in the works

The late American sports star will be getting the small screen treatment.

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The last nine finals featuring Argentina and Germany

Argentina and Germany have appeared in nine previous World Cup finals and two against each other.

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Sterling vs. Sterling, Round 2

Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas put off the next hearing until July 21 because two of Sterling's lawyers had plans for a vacation and a wedding anniversary.

Germany's Benedikt Hoewedes celebrates after the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Germany and France at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, July 4, 2014. Germany won the match 1-0.

Defender out of position comfortable facing Messi

Benedikt Hoewedes says stopping Argentina's top star, Messi, will have to be a collective effort.

Houston Rockets' Chandler Parsons (25) shoots during the first half in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers, Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Houston.

NBA Free Agency

Signing day has arrived in the NBA, though the biggest free agents aren't rushing to grab their pens. But Parsons, Hayward, Gortat and others do sign.

Germany's Andre Greipel looks back as he celebrates crossing the finish line ahead of fourth place Australia's Mark Renshaw, right, to win the sixth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 194 kilometers (120.5 miles) with start in Arras and finish in Reims, France, Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Greipel wins 6th Tour de France stage in a sprint

Andre Greipel of Germany has won the sixth stage of the Tour de France in a sprint as the pack entered Champagne country

St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina, center, is checked on by manager Mike Matheny, right, and trainer Chris Conroy after injuring his hand while sliding into third during the second inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in St. Louis. Molina finished the inning but was replaced in the third inning by Tony Cruz.

All-Star catcher Molina out 8-12 weeks

St. Louis Cardinals All-Star catcher Yadier Molina will undergo surgery Friday to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb and will be sidelined eight to 12 weeks.

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McIlroy blows hot with course record 64 in Scotland

Rory McIlroy made light work of windy conditions to fire a course record seven-under 64 in the first round of the Scottish Open.

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Oakland’s Johnson designated for assignment

Oakland Athletics pitcher Jim Johnson (45) is relieved by manager Bob Melvin, rear, during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, April 2, 2014. The Indians won 6-4. Johnson was the losing pitcher. In front is Athletics catcher Derek Norris.

Johnson, acquired in a trade with the Baltimore Orioles, was 4-2 with a 6.92 ERA in 38 games with the A's.

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Two Texas football players charged with sex assault

Texas head coach Charlie Strong listens to a question from a reporter during the Big 12 Conference NCAA college football media days in Dallas, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

Spokeswoman Cindy Posey says the players charged Thursday are wide receivers Kendall Sanders and Montrel Meander. Sanders also faces a charge of improper photography.

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Cavaliers sign rookie Andrew Wiggins

Top NBA draft prospect Andrew Wiggins of Kansas prepares for an interview during the NBA draft lottery in New York, Tuesday, May 20, 2014.

The Cavaliers have signed No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins, a contract that prevents him from being traded for 30 days.

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Knoblauch charged with assaulting ex-wife

Minnesota Twins' Chuck Knoblauch takes a hard swing at a pitch by Cleveland Indians pitcher Chad Ogea, and falls down as he misses the ball in the second inning in Minneapolis, Saturday, July 13, 1996.

Knoblauch has been released on $10,000 bond. His first court date is set for July 30

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