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Jason Pierre-Paul sues ESPN, Adam Schefter over medical records

by ESPN

February 25, 2016

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New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul sued ESPN and NFL reporter Adam Schefter on Wednesday for tweeting his medical records over the summer. The lawsuit, filed in Miami-Dade County in Florida, alleges that Pierre-Pau...

Marcus Georges-Hunt finally seeing reward as Georgia Tech wins three straight ACC games

by Charles Odum, Associated Press

February 24, 2016

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Marcus Georges-Hunt kept his faith as Georgia Tech suffered two straight losing seasons and a particularly dreadful ACC finish last season. Georges-Hunt’s resolve even endured the Yellow Jackets losing eight of their first...

NASCAR reveals 2017 Hall of Fame class nominees

by Kirstie Chiappelli, Sporting News

February 24, 2016

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NASCAR on Wednesday announced the 20 nominees for the Hall of Fame Class of 2017 and five nominees for the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR. Five men are on the ballot for the first time: team owner...

Kentucky dismisses Jason Hatcher after marijuana trafficking arrest

by Tom Fornelli, CBS Sports

February 22, 2016

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Kentucky linebacker Jason Hatcher was arrested early Monday morning on three separate charges, the most serious of which appears to be marijuana trafficking. Kentucky announced Hatcher had been dismissed from the team for a "violation...

Copa America 2016 draw revealed

by Associated Press

February 22, 2016

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The United States will play Colombia, Costa Rica, and Paraguay in what appears to be a difficult first-round group in the Centennial Copa America. In the opener of a special 16-nation tournament whose business deals led to...

Al Horford filling in for Chris Bosh on East All-Star team

by ESPN

February 12, 2016

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Chris Bosh's All-Star participation for this year is over, before he ever took the floor in the city where his career began. The Miami Heat forward has withdrawn from Saturday's 3-point contest and Sunday's All-Star Game, citing a strained right calf. Bosh, w...

Jenrry Mejia gets permanent ban after third positive PED test

by Adam Rubin, ESPN staff writer

February 12, 2016

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Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia made baseball history Friday, becoming the first player to be permanently suspended by Major League Baseball after testing positive again for a performance-enhancing substance. MLB said Mejia tested positi...

Hank Aaron statue to remain in Atlanta

by J. Scott Trubey, Altanta Journal-Constitution

February 12, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Atlanta Braves said Friday they will “no longer contest” the location of the Hank Aaron statue at Turner Field, clearing the way for the monument to the Hammer to remain in downtown Atlanta. The statement comes two...

Grizzlies rout Nets in first game since Gasol’s broken foot

by Associated Press

February 11, 2016

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A tough couple days gave way to an easy night for the Memphis Grizzlies. Mike Conley scored 20 points, Jeff Green had 12 of his 18 in the third quarter, and the Grizzlies beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-90 on Wednesday in their first...

Celtics rally late, overtake Clippers in OT win

by Kyle Hightower, Associated Press

February 11, 2016

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The way the Boston Celtics are scoring right now, they may want to try bottling a little of it before they leave for the All-Star break. Whatever it is, it has the Celtics looking like a probable playoff team heading into the second h...

Caddies see $50M PGA Tour lawsuit thrown out

by Kyle Porter, CBS Sports

February 11, 2016

Filed under Sports

Despite the fact that they are working at Pebble Beach this week, it has not been a great few days for PGA Tour caddies. It was announced on Wednesday that the lawsuit PGA Tour caddies filed seeking freedom for the advertising...

First WBC qualifying tournament set for Sydney

by Associated Press

February 10, 2016

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The first of four regional qualifiers for next year's World Baseball Classic begins Thursday with host team Australia aiming to advance to the final 16 and improve on its poor record in past tournaments. South Africa plays New ...

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