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2 prep coaches suspended for encouraging teams to lose game

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Two Tennessee girls basketball high school coaches have been suspended for trying to get their teams to lose a game in an attempt to avoid the top-ranked squad and improve their chances of advancing in the state tournament.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 February 2015

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Is the mid-range jumper vanishing in college hoops?

AMES, Iowa (AP) — The mid-range jumper used to be a staple of college basketball playbooks. Now, the shot isn't as essential as it used to be — it seems to be fading away.

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Reds say Homer Bailey won't be ready for start of season

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati pitcher Homer Bailey won't be ready for the start of the season as he recovers from surgery on Sept. 5 to repair a torn right flexor tendon.

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McIlroy looking to keep momentum to the Masters

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rory McIlroy is on a roll, and he wants to keep it that way.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 February 2015

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Clark says players against radical speed-up changes

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Major league players are against many of the radical changes introduced during the Arizona Fall League to speed up games.

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AP source: Quarterback Josh McCown visiting Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — Veteran free-agent quarterback Josh McCown spent a second day with the Browns, who could keep him around on a more permanent basis.

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Love hits 8 3-pointers, Cavaliers beat Pistons 102-93

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — LeBron James rarely likes to talk about his individual achievements.

Tuesday he made an exception.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 February 2015

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Girgensons powers Sabres' rare burst in 4-2 win over CBJ

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Coach Ted Nolan is tired of the negativity surrounding the Buffalo Sabres, even when they do something positive.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 February 2015

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