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Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

Jurors to deliberate for 6th day in Aaron Hernandez trial

The jury weighing the guilt of the former New England Patriots star has deliberated for more than 27 hours.


Don’t celebrate so soon!

This runner learns the hard way that celebrating victory before crossing the finish line could backfire.


Former NFL player a suspect in prison murder

Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips is suspected of killing his cellmate in a California prison.

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Milwaukee Bucks draw on region’s history for new logo

The fresh look is part of an overhaul that began when new owners took over in April 2014

Rob Manfred, Chief Operating Officer of Major League Baseball, talks to the media following baseball's general managers' meetings Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, in Orlando, Fla.

MLB to follow Biogenesis model in latest drug investigation

Commissioner Rob Manfred says MLB investigating four recent positive tests for Stanozolol

A billboard on Interstate 95, about eight miles north of Tradition Field, the New York Mets spring training home, shows a message of displeasure with the Mets organization Friday, March 6, 2015, in Fort Pierce, Fla. The message is aimed at Mets owner Fred Wilpon, president Saul Katz and chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon.

Mets fans send message to ownership – “Ya gotta leave”

New billboard near Citi Field payed for by dissatisfied fans

ESPN college football analyst Lou Holtz poses for a photo before the Sugar Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal game between Alabama and Ohio State, Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015, in New Orleans.

Lou Holtz leaving ESPN

Former college coach, now analyst parting ways with ESPN after 11 years

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Gerrit Cole, works against Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera in the first inning of the Pirates home opener baseball game, Monday, April 13, 2015, in Pittsburgh.

Cole, Pirates hand Tigers first loss of season, 5-4

Josh Harrison, Pedro Alvarez and Corey Hart homer in Pittsburgh's win


Passing time during a rain delay

These baseball players know how to make the best of bed weather.

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook smiles as he answers a question during a news conference during media day for the NBA basketball team in Oklahoma City, Friday, Sept. 27, 2013.

Westbrook avoids suspension with technical rescinded

The star guard will be able to play in the Thunder's critical game against Portland tonight.


Tigers, Royals remain perfect

There are just two unbeaten teams remaining in the majors, and both reside in the American League Central.


Real life ‘Spider-Man’ climbs Dubai skyscraper

Using just chalk and sticky tape - and no safety harness - this 52-year-old scaled the 75 story building.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, April 13.


Aaron Hernandez jury to resume deliberations for 5th day

The 12 jurors spent nearly 20 hours last week deliberating.


Jordan Spieth wins Masters at 21 with record-tying score

Spieth became the first Masters champion to lead after every round since Raymond Floyd 39 years ago

Jordan Spieth acknowledges applause after a birdie on the 10th hole during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 10, 2015, in Augusta, Ga.

Jordan Spieth wins Masters at 21 with record-tying score

Jordan Spieth romped to his first major championship


Jimmie Johnson gets 5th Sprint Cup win at Texas

Jimmie Johnson led 128 laps to get his fifth career NASCAR Sprint Cup victory at Texas Motor Speedway on Saturday night.

Providence's Mark Jankowski shoots on goal during practice in Boston, Friday, April 10, 2015 in preparation for the NCAA college Frozen Four men's ice hockey championship game. Providence will face Boston University on Saturday.

Providence edges Boston University for NCAA hockey title

Brandon Tanev scored with 6:17 left and Providence beat the Terriers 4-3 on Saturday night for its first NCAA hockey title.

The sun peers through a reversed Masters' logo during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Tuesday, April 7, 2015, in Augusta, Ga.

Jordan Spieth continues torrid pace at Masters

Jordan Spieth posted the lowest 54-hole score in Masters history by shooting a 2-under 70 Saturday, sending him to the final round with a four-stroke lead.

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up before an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in Cleveland. The Colts won 25-24.

AP Source: QB Johnny Manziel released from rehab

A person familiar with the situation says Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has been released from a rehab facility.

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This photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Vin Diesel as Dom Toretto in a scene from "Furious 7."

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