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Former professional wrestler and entertainer Chyna dead at 45

The WWE star was found dead in her L.A.-area home.

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1990s WWE wrestling star Chyna dies at age 45 in California

Los Angeles County coroner's Lt. Larry Dietz says Chyna, whose real name is Joan Marie Laurer, was found dead in Redondo Beach on Wednesday.

Carolina Panthers' Josh Norman wears a mask as he answers a question during Opening Night for the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

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CB Norman a free agent, Panthers rescind franchise tag offer

A former fifth-round draft pick, Norman had a career-high four interceptions and helped the NFC champion Panthers lead the NFL in interceptions (24), takeaways (39), points off turnovers (148) last season.

A Spalding game basketball is shown on the floor during the second half of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, May 19, 2015.

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NBA & NHL playoffs scoreboard

Scores from the NBA and NHL playoffs on Wednesday.

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2010 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year held at the IAC Building.

Featuring: Curt Schilling and Shonda Schilling
Where: New York City, United States
When: 30 Nov 2010
Credit: WENN

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ESPN fires analyst and former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling

In a statement released Wednesday, ESPN says "Curt Schilling has been advised that his conduct was unacceptable."

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Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GM

Thibodeau got his start in the NBA for the expansion Timberwolves as an assistant under Bill Musselman in 1989.

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Former Syracuse star Pearl Washington dies at 52

Washington died Wednesday of cancer, the university said. He had been coping with medical problems since a brain tumor was first diagnosed in 1995 and recently required around-the-clock medical coverage and a wheelchair to move around.

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Eagles acquire No. 2 overall draft pick from Browns; Which QB will Doug Pederson get?

"These guys are pretty even," Eagles coach Doug Pederson said of Carson Wentz and Jared Goff.

FC Bayern Munich 2015/2016 Bundesliga Team Presentation

Featuring: Jerome Boateng, Manuel Neuer, Josep Guardiola, Philipp Lahm
Where: Munich, Germany
When: 16 Jul 2015
Credit: ATP/WENN.com

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Bayern extends contract with goalkeeper Neuer until 2021

Bayern has now extended the deals of several key players. The contracts of Jerome Boateng, Thomas Mueller, Javi Martinez and David Alaba all run now until 2021.

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Australia’s Scott opts out of Olympics to focus on PGA Tour

Australian world number seven Adam Scott has confirmed he will skip the Rio Olympics in August, the 2013 Masters champion citing scheduling conflicts as the main reason for opting out of golf's return to the Games after a 112-year absence.

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NHL Playoffs: Blues on verge of ousting champs

St. Louis needs one more win to knock off the defending Stanley Cup champs in the first round.

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McGregor pulled from Diaz rematch, hints at retirement

Irish fighter Conor McGregor, who said on Twitter earlier on Tuesday that he was walking away from the sport of mixed martial arts, has been pulled from the UFC's main event in July.

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Assault complaint against quarterback Manziel goes to Dallas grand jury

A domestic violence complaint accusing former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel of beating his ex-girlfriend will be presented to a Dallas County grand jury this week.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop stops a shot during the first period in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday, June 8, 2015, in Chicago.

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Lightning & Penguins pick up wins in Stanley Cup playoffs

Tampa Bay now leads their series against Detroit 3-1, while Pittsburgh leads New York 2-1.

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Hawks beat Celtics, lead 2-0

Al Horford and Kyle Korver led Atlanta with 17 points apiece, but this game was essentially decided in the first 12 minutes.

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Report: Browns willing to trade No. 2 pick

Sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that there is interest in the pick but the team is unsure whether a deal will happen.

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Michael Strahan leaving daytime’s ‘Live’

Former football star Michael Strahan is leaving the daily talk show he co-hosts with Kelly Ripa to work full-time on "Good Morning America."

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Johnny Manziel violence case to go to grand jury Thursday

Manziel, a former Cleveland Browns quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner at Texas A&M, is accused of hitting his ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley so hard that she temporarily lost hearing in one ear.

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Wrist shots: Flyers say no bracelets for Game 4

The wristbands were used as part of a pregame lights show. Fans started tossing them onto the ice in the third period as Washington turned the game into a rout, eventually winning 6-1 to take a 3-0 series lead.

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