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Kraft-Goodell relationship frayed by NFL investigation

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Robert Kraft has repeatedly stood up for Roger Goodell, supporting the NFL commissioner's high salary, playing a key role in ending the 2011 lockout, even vouching for his friend amid missteps in the Ray Rice domestic violence case.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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Urban Meyer’s balancing act

 

COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer is the toast of his home state, and a celebrity beyond.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 May 2015

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Stem cells still uncharted territory in sports

C.J. Nitkowski had nothing to lose in spring 2011. The rotator cuff in his left shoulder that he'd relied on during his decade as a major league pitcher was in tatters. He was 38 and his fastball traveled a Little League-worthy 50 mph.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 May 2015

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Cavaliers' Irving says he'll play Game 1 vs. Hawks

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star guard Kyrie Irving returned to practice and says his leg injuries will not keep him off the court for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 May 2015

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Party time: Hawks' streak, LeBron has Atlanta fans buzzing

 

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta fans love a big winner, and they love big stars.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 May 2015

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Complete game still 5-1 loss, no sweep for Indians at Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Carlos Carrasco pitched a complete game for the Indians. The problem was theCleveland offense couldn't finish what it started.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 May 2015

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Price hints at changes after Reds' 9-8 loss to Giants

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bryan Price knows Cincinnati Reds' pitchers stumbled against the San Francisco Giants. He was not saying what changes are ahead.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 May 2015

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Potential spoilers taking on American Pharoah in Belmont

NEW YORK (AP) — Dortmund won't be around for this one, but a familiar cast of 3-year-olds are lining up as potential spoilers when American Pharoah attempts to win the Belmont Stakes and give thoroughbred racing its first Triple Crown winner in 37 years.

Last Updated on Monday, 18 May 2015

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