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2 weeks ago

Joe Montana headlines Super Bowl 50 Golden Team

Joe Montana, Joe Greene and Emmitt Smith are among the 22 Pro Football Hall of Famers voted to the Super Bowl 50 Golden Team.

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2 weeks ago

Missouri dismisses QB Maty Mauk after series of missteps

Mauk, a junior, was suspended on Nov. 1 following an incident at a downtown bar not long after returning from a suspension on Sept. 29 for an undisclosed violation of team policy.

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Fowler eyes fifth win in eight months, at Torrey Pines

Fresh from victory at the European Tour's Abu Dhabi Championship on Sunday, globe-trotting American Rickie Fowler will be targeting his fifth title in just eight months at this week's Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego.

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Watch Jimmy Kimmel surprise Shaq with a life-size honor

The Lakers legend is shocked to learn that a statue of him will go up outside The Staples Center.

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Seahawks quarterback Wilson picked first in Pro Bowl draft

Hall of Fame captains Michael Irvin and Jerry Rice were the two picking the teams from a pool of All Stars set to compete in Sunday’s game in Honolulu.

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Pros & Cons: Going to the Super Bowl

A look at the good and bad of watching the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos face off in Super Bowl 50.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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

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Panthers not content being in Super Bowl, want to win it all

"The thing we've got to remember is what we're playing for, and that's to win it," Rivera said. "It's not about getting there. It's not about being a part of it. It's about winning it. And that will be our main focus."

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2 weeks ago

Dancer who lost leg in Boston Marathon bombings will run it

Adrianne Haslet-Davis lost her left leg below the knee in the April 2013 attacks, which killed three people and wounded more than 260 others.

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the first half of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game in Boston, Thursday, April 23, 2015. The Cavaliers defeated the Celtics and take a 3-0 lead in the series.

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LeBron says criticism he undermines coaches is unfair

James says people get his influence "misconstrued because I'm a smart basketball player and I've voiced my opinion about certain things."

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton watches action from the sideline in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the New England Patriots Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass.

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Cam Newton: ‘I’m an African American QB that scares people’

Newton says, "People are going to judge, and have opinions on things I don't have control over."

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Newton’s jersey sales not so super

Carolina quarterback Cam Newton is expected to be named the NFL's MVP this season after leading the Panthers to Super Bowl 50, but in terms of jersey sales, "Superman" is a mere mortal compared to the league's other elite signal-callers.

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2 weeks ago

Federal judge approves revised NCAA concussions settlement

A federal judge in Chicago gave preliminary approval on Tuesday to a revised NCAA $75 million settlement that aims to end a large class action over the college athletics association's handling of head injuries suffered by student athletes.

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2 weeks ago

Tennis to review anti-corruption unit

Tennis' governing bodies have announced they will commission an independent review of their anti-corruption unit to restore "public confidence in our sport" following media reports that possible evidence of match-fixing was not properly investigated.

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MLB eyes in London in 2017

MLB, which has opened its season in a non-traditional market abroad seven times, would not confirm specific details mentioned in a report on its website that stated any games in London are expected to be part of a mid-season trip.

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2 weeks ago

Probe of Manning HGH claim won’t be completed by Super Bowl

The National Football League (NFL) said on Tuesday their review of allegations that Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had HGH sent to his house will not be completed before he competes in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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

FILE - This is a Jan. 13, 2016, file photo showing Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin on the bench during the first half of an NBA game against the Miami Heat, in Los Angeles. Blake Griffin hurt his hand in an altercation with a member of the Los Angeles Clippers' staff on the team's current road trip and will be sidelined just as he was nearing a return from another injury. Coach Doc Rivers said Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, that the team would be releasing a statement about the incident and that it would be addressed more fully before the Clippers' evening game in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)

2 weeks ago

Blake Griffin out for up to six weeks with broken hand

The star forward underwent a procedure and was treated by an orthopedic surgeon after returning early to Los Angeles from a five-game road trip, the team said Tuesday. He has a spiral fracture of the fourth metacarpal in his right hand.

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning watches the AFC championship trophy presentation following the NFL football AFC Championship game between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, in Denver. The Broncos defeated the Patriots 20-18 to advance to the Super Bowl. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

2 weeks ago

Peyton Manning to Belichick: ‘This might be my last rodeo.’

The five-time MVP's season ends Feb. 7 in the Super Bowl against Carolina.

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2 weeks ago

NASCAR releases 2016 schedule

Here's a look at the major scheduling changes for the upcoming race season.

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REVIEW: ‘How To Be Single’ feels the same while trying too hard to be different

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"How to Be Single" makes a valiant attempt to send up rom-com clichés but it borrows so much from other, better movies that you start to wonder if the film’s title should be "How to Commit Larceny."

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OKC Thunder assistant coach’s wife dies after car accident

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The Thunder issued a statement expressing "deep sorrow" and saying the team would support Williams "in every way possible."

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Springsteen promises to show his mind in autobiography

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Springsteen, 66, has been working on the autobiography, called "Born to Run," for seven years.

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U.S. to hire disease experts ahead of Rio Games

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The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is recruiting two infectious disease experts to advise members of the Rio 2016 team who are concerned about the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil.

7 hours ago in Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ producers face charges in Harrison Ford’s on-set accident

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The "Indiana Jones" star broke his leg when the door of the Millennium Falcon fell on him during filming in 2014.

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