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Tragic death of Ohio State athlete puts focus on consequences of concussions

As the family of former OSU football player Kosta Karageorge awaits test results — a neuropathologist will examine his brain for injuries that could be linked to his football playing or wrestling — the search for answers continues concerning what role concussions played in his tragic death.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Blue Jackets edge short-handed Penguins 4-3 in SO

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets again showed the resilience they often displayed last year during the best season in franchise history.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Browns player wears shirt protesting shootings

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns say they respect the police and their player's rights to protest after wide receiver Andrew Hawkins wore a T-shirt Sunday supporting two black Ohioans killed during encounters with law enforcement.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Union takes NFL to court over Adrian Peterson

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL Players Association has filed a federal lawsuit for Adrian Peterson, asking the court to dismiss an arbitrator's decision to uphold the NFL's punishment of the star running back.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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James returns, but Pelicans beat Cavaliers 119-114

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tyreke Evans stood on the baseline and gave an affirmative nod to the crowd.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Scandal-free Heisman ceremony focused on football

NEW YORK (AP) — It was just two guys talking football and posing for pictures with a big bronze trophy.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Adrian Peterson's appeal denied, suspension upheld

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL's hard line on Adrian Peterson held up.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Mayweather: Let's make the Pacquiao fight May 2

Floyd Mayweather Jr. says he's ready to fight Manny Pacquiao next May in a long anticipated bout that would be the richest ever in boxing.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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