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Fear of never winning again motivates champion Harvick

LAS VEGAS (AP) — It sure looks as though Kevin Harvick hasn't missed a beat since wrapping up his first career Sprint Cup title three months ago.

Last Updated on Monday, 09 March 2015

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UCI chief Cookson: Doping still endemic in cycling

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — As cycling deals with a scathing report into its deep-rooted culture of doping, UCI President Brian Cookson said Monday that cheating remains "endemic'" in the sport but the governing body will "no longer turn a blind eye" to the problem.

Last Updated on Monday, 09 March 2015

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More money available as NFL teams dive into free agency

Some teams go wild spending for veterans in free agency. Others prefer to focus on the fresh crop of college talent.

Last Updated on Monday, 09 March 2015

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Dubinsky back with a goal and assist, Columbus stops skid

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — In a season marked by a team record for injuries, getting a player back in the lineup was just what the Columbus Blue Jackets needed against the New Jersey Devils.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015

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On Nique's night, Hawks pull away in 4th to beat Cavs 106-97

ATLANTA (AP) — LeBron James tossed a pass to no one in the corner. He argued about a call so vehemently that he received a technical. By the end of his frustrating night, the Atlanta Hawks had sent a clear message to the King:

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015

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Start of Ohio's annual rainbow trout releases postponed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The start of Ohio's annual release of rainbow trout in public lakes and ponds has been postponed because of continuing winter weather.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015

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OSU women beat Gophers 83-71 despite Zahui B's triple-double

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell had 29 points and No. 3 seed Ohio State held off sixth-seeded Minnesota 83-71 in the Big Ten quarterfinals on Friday night.

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NCAA suspends coach Jim Boeheim for Syracuse violations

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The NCAA denounced one of the country's most decorated basketball programs Friday, suspending Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim for nine conference games next year and outlining a decade-long series of violations that included academic misconduct, improper benefits, and drug-policy failures.

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