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Serena Williams Australia wins

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Wawrinka's great escape, Serena rallies

At the 1994 U.S. Open, John McEnroe said he would commentate on his head if Jan Siemerink won a fourth-set tiebreak after falling behind 6-0 to fellow Dutchman Richard Krajicek.

Guess what? It happened.

Siemerink claimed the next eight points and McE...

Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski

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Duke's Krzyzewski reaches 1,000 wins

Tyus Jones tied a career high for the second straight game with 22 points to power the Blue Devils past the Red Storm at Madison Square Garden as Mike Krzyzewski became the first men's basketball coach to reach...

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Patriots coach: 'We followed the rules'

As controversy continues over underinflated footballs used in Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick insisted Saturday that the Patriots organization had done nothing wrong.

The coach of the Super Bowl-...

Ernie Banks

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'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks dies in Chicago at 83

The next time Ernie Banks plays two -- something he enjoyed, feeling one baseball game a day wasn't enough -- it will be in the diamond in the sky.

The former Negro League upstart turned Cubs legend turned favorite son of Chicago died Friday of a hear...

NFL Wilson footballs on field

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NFL looking into why footballs were deflated

Deflategate is not just a bunch of hot air, the NFL said Friday.

The league said the Super Bowl-bound New England Patriots used footballs that didn't meet league specifications in the first half of the AFC championship game last Sunday.

"While the evid...

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NFLPA files grievance over conduct policy

The NFLPA filed a grievance against the NFL over the new personal conduct policy.

Tony Romo

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Cowboys expected to restructure Romo's deal again

The Dallas Cowboys are expected to restructure quarterback Tony Romo's contract this offseason in an effort to create more salary cap space, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

NFL Wilson footballs on field

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Independent staff to handle Super Bowl footballs

The NFL will continue its practice of using equipment managers and ball attendants independent of the participating teams for the Super Bowl.

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Lawsuit: UNC and NCAA broke promises to athletes

Two former athletes who took so-called paper classes at the University of North Carolina have filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA.

Federer Australia loss

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Federer upset at Australian Open

Roger Federer will have to wait for a record-extending 18th grand slam title after losing to Andreas Seppi 6-4 7-6 (5) 4-6 7-6 (5) in the third round of the Australian Open on Friday.

Jonathan Papelbon, Philadelphia Phillies

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Phillies in talks to trade Papelbon to Brewers

The Philadelphia Phillies are in serious discussions to send right-handed closer Jonathan Papelbon to the Milwaukee Brewers, according to reports Friday.

Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins, January 2015

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Penguins' Crosby out of All-Star Game

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby will miss the All-Star Game on Sunday due to a lower-body injury, the team announced Thursday.

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Patriots coach: 'We followed the rules'

As controversy continues over underinflated footballs used in Sunday's game against…

NFL Wilson footballs on field

NFL looking into why footballs were deflated

Deflategate is not just a bunch of hot air, the NFL said Friday.

The league said the…

NFL logo sign outside football stadium

NFLPA files grievance over conduct policy

The NFLPA filed a grievance against the NFL over the new personal conduct policy.

Tony Romo

Cowboys expected to restructure Romo's deal again

The Dallas Cowboys are expected to restructure quarterback Tony Romo's contract this…

NFL Wilson footballs on field

Independent staff to handle Super Bowl footballs

The NFL will continue its practice of using equipment managers and ball attendants…

Tom Brady on field

Tom Brady weighs in on 'Deflategate'

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick on Thursday…

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Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski

Duke's Krzyzewski reaches 1,000 wins

Tyus Jones tied a career high for the second straight game with 22 points to power…

North wins Senior Bowl 34-13

Running backs stand out at Senior Bowl

The Senior Bowl is like any other all-star game. It caters more to the fans than…

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Lawsuit: UNC and NCAA broke promises to athletes

Two former athletes who took so-called paper classes at the University of North…

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Top 25 roundup: No. 2 Virginia routs Georgia Tech

The second-ranked Virginia Cavaliers extended their home winning streak to 21 with a…

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Top 25 roundup: North Carolina wins fourth straight

Forward Brice Johnson scored 19 points, and No. 15 North Carolina pulled away in the…

Mike Krzyzewski, Tyus Jones, 999th victory

Top 25 roundup: Coach K earns win No. 999

Freshman guard Tyus Jones matched his season high with 22 points as fifth-ranked…

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