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Deflategate decision may come next month

The federal judge involved in the Tom Brady-NFL lawsuit over deflated footballs has warned the league that he can overturn the four-game suspension given Brady in the "Deflategate" case.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Thursday, Aug. 20.

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Reports: Chase Utley to Dodgers as Phillies top Blue Jays

Utley was not in the starting lineup but was in uniform in the Phillies dugout. The Dodgers and Philadelphia reportedly were working out a deal on Wednesday that would send the six-time All-Star second baseman to Los Angeles

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‘Deflategate’ judge grills NFL; hopes to rule by Sept. 4

Judge Richard Berman in Manhattan on Wednesday cited legal precedent for overturning the kind of penalty the NFL imposed on Tom Brady during oral arguments by lawyers in the case.

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Injuries to Benjamin, Delmas mar Dolphins-Panthers scrimmage

According to reports both Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin and Dolphins safety Luis Delmas suffered torn ACL's.

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AP source: McCoy will be ready for Bills season opener

The person spoke Wednesday on the condition of anonymity because the Bills have not provided any updates on McCoy's status a day after he was hurt during a joint practice with Cleveland.

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EIi Manning not looking to be the NFL’s top paid quarterback

A perplexed and slightly miffed Manning on Wednesday shot down a report that he wants to be the league's top-paid quarterback, insisting that was not the goal in contract talks.

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‘Blade Runner’ Pistorius staying in prison

South Africa's Oscar Pistorius will not be freed on parole this Friday because the decision to do so was made without the right legal basis, the justice minister said on Wednesday, shocking the athlete's family who were preparing for his homecoming.

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TOP 10: NFL plays from preseason week 1

Count down the top plays of the first week of preseason football. Does Jarryd Hayne or Tim Tebow make the list? Watch and find out.

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Basketball legend Michael Jordan testifies in $10M brand case

The basketball superstar is seeking millions from a grocery chain that used his name and jersey number in an ad, without permission.

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Judge urges NFL, union to try for settlement in Brady suspension

U.S. District Judge Richard Berman said both sides had enough "strengths and weaknesses" to their cases that they should come together to resolve their dispute rather than asking him to rule.

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College athletes look to antitrust case as best hope for payday

Alleging the current system of providing scholarships, but no pay, to the country's best athletes violates U.S. antitrust law, a group of football and men’s basketball players is suing the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Aug. 19.

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Red Sox hire Dombrowski as president; GM Cherington is out

The Red Sox announced the move on Tuesday night that Dombrowski would take over immediately. Cherington "declined the opportunity to continue as general manager," the ballclub said.

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Rangers acquire outfielder Venable from San Diego

Padres get minor league catcher-outfielder Marcus Greene and a player to be named.

FILE - In this March 10, 2015, file photo, Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy speaks to the media during a press conference in Orchard Park, N.Y. Bills coach Rex Ryan has no intention of putting "a muzzle" on his players. And that includes running back LeSean McCoy for questioning the motivations of his former coach, Chip Kelly. Ryan responded Wednesday, May 6, 2015, after McCoy created a stir for telling ESPN The Magazine that "there's a reason (Kelly) got rid of all the black players" in Philadelphia.

Bills’ LeSean McCoy having test on injured left hamstring

McCoy pulled up short and started limping during 7-on-7 drills about an hour into Tuesday night's practice.

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Memphis Depay moves United closer to Champions League group stage

Man U may just have found a new star to fill the club's iconic No. 7 shirt.

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AP sources: Brady, Goodell meet but ‘Deflategate’ unresolved

Lawyers are scheduled to argue Wednesday whether it was fair for the NFL to suspend Brady for four games this season after Goodell concluded he conspired to deflate footballs before a playoff game.

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Danica remains with SHR with new sponsor Nature’s Bakery

Patrick is one of the most recognizable athletes in the world, and has tremendous crossover between sports and entertainment.

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Jon Stewart to host WWE ‘SummerSlam’

The comedian's next stop after his 16-year run on "The Daily Show" includes hosting WWE's flagship summer event.

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McDonald’s all-day breakfast is coming next month

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Breakfastarians rejoice as the Golden Arches announces you'll soon be able to buy an egg McMuffin at dinner time.

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U.S. Open: Caroline Wozniacki, Federer & other favorites advance

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Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, returns a shot to Jamie Loeb, of the United States, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Caroline Wozniacki got herself quickly off the court on a scorching day at the U.S. Open. The fourth-seeded Dane, last…

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FIFA scandal becomes exhibit at Mob Museum in Las Vegas

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A video on FIFA corruption is reflected in a display at the Mob Museum Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in Las Vegas. The display, titled "The 'Beautiful Game' Turns Ugly", opens at the museum Tuesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)

The exhibit is being called "The 'Beautiful Game' Turns Ugly." The museum says it uses photos and news reports to delve into the "kickbacks, secrecy and match-fixing" surrounding the international soccer organization.

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Los Angeles wants to host 2024 Summer Olympics

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The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to pursue a bid to bring the Summer Games to town in 2024 and become the only city besides London ever to host the Olympics three times.

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WATCH: Marshawn Lynch sells Skittles on EVINE live

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The Seatt;e Seahawks star running back is pitching Skittles on a TV shopping network

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