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Jays deal for Valencia's right-handed bat

Jays deal for Valencia's right-handed bat

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July 29 "We felt like we could use some help from the right side," general manager Alex Anthopoulos told reporters on a conference call. FULL STORY

NBPA hires Roberts as executive director

NBPA hires Roberts as executive director

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July 28 The NBPA elected Washington, D.C., trial lawyer Michele Roberts as the its new chief Monday night. She is the first woman to be the union's executive director. FULL STORY

Clippers' Griffin has small back fracture

Clippers' Griffin has small back fracture

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July 28 According to ESPNLosAngeles.com, Griffin is nursing a small fracture in his back. The website reported that Griffin should be healed before the start of the 2014-15 NBA season, but that doctors advised him to rest during the offseason. FULL STORY

Lakers announce hiring of Scott

Lakers announce hiring of Scott

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July 28 It finally became official Monday. FULL STORY

Lakers re-sign F Johnson

Lakers re-sign F Johnson

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July 28 The Los Angeles Lakers re-signed free agent forward Wesley Johnson, the team announced Monday. FULL STORY

Judge rules in favor of Clippers sale

Judge rules in favor of Clippers sale

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July 28 A California judge ruled on Monday that the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers can move forward, siding in favor of Shelly Sterling on all three counts in a probate court trial against Donald Sterling. FULL STORY

Reloaded Wisconsin embraces expectations

Reloaded Wisconsin embraces expectations

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July 28 Second-year head coach Gary Andersen is unconcerned about outside expectations. FULL STORY

Hokies looking to return to form in ACC

Hokies looking to return to form in ACC

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July 28 In the Beamer Era, you see a plethora of beat downs of FCS teams, a sprinkling of matchups with teams from the Sun Belt, FULL STORY

Braves beat Padres behind Santana, Gattis

Braves beat Padres behind Santana, Gattis

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July 28 Craig Kimbrel struck out the side in the ninth inning to complete the shutout and record his 32nd save in 36 opportunities. FULL STORY

Vikings RB Peterson may skip preseason

Vikings RB Peterson may skip preseason

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July 28 Zimmer said the injury risks are too great to have Peterson playing much, if at all, in exhibition games. However FULL STORY