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Leslie headlines 2015 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame class

Leslie headlines 2015 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame class

July 19th, 2014 7:06 pm by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Four-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie headlined the 2015 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame induction class announced Saturday.

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Update: IndyCar sets doubleheader for Sunday after washout

Update: IndyCar sets doubleheader for Sunday after washout

July 19th, 2014 6:54 pm by Associated Press

IndyCar's weekend doubleheader in Toronto will be crammed into one day because Saturday's race was called because of rain.

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McCall, Robinette lead after first day of rainy Lonesome Pine Invitational

McCall, Robinette lead after first day of rainy Lonesome Pine Invitational

July 19th, 2014 6:20 pm by Pat Kenney

Mother Nature was a player in Saturday's rain-shortened first round of the 83rd Lonesome Pine Invitational, which saw Mike McCall and Tyler Robinette take advantage of their late start times to sit atop the leaderboard at 2 under.

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McIlroy takes commanding lead at British Open

McIlroy takes commanding lead at British Open

July 19th, 2014 4:10 pm by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

Rory McIlroy went from being tied for the British Open lead to six shots ahead of Rickie Fowler in just over an hour Saturday at Royal Liverpool.

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Tennessee AD Hart sees progress, preaches patience

Tennessee AD Hart sees progress, preaches patience

July 19th, 2014 2:14 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Athletic director Dave Hart sees signs of progress around the Tennessee campus and in the classroom. Now it's a matter of the Volunteers making similar strides on the field.

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Sources: Bon Jovi part of group eyeing Bills

Sources: Bon Jovi part of group eyeing Bills

July 19th, 2014 8:25 am by JOHN WAWROW, AP Sports Writer

Rocker Jon Bon Jovi is part of a Toronto group that has retained a banking firm and submitted paperwork expressing interest in buying the Buffalo Bills, three people who have reviewed documents regarding the sale process told The AP.

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Stewart back driving sprint car

Stewart back driving sprint car

July 18th, 2014 11:18 pm by Associated Press

Tony Stewart was back driving a sprint car on Friday night, the same series in which he was racing when he broke two bones in his right leg.

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Comcast Cable reaches deal to air SEC Network

Comcast Cable reaches deal to air SEC Network

July 18th, 2014 7:40 pm by Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

Good news for fans of the Southeastern Conference. The new SEC Network will be carried by Comcast Cable, it was announced Friday. The network launches Aug. 14.

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DUI arrest-related charges against Ainge dropped

DUI arrest-related charges against Ainge dropped

July 18th, 2014 6:00 pm by Associated Press

Former New York Jets and University of Tennessee quarterback Erik Ainge on Friday had all charges against him from last summer's DUI arrest dropped.

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Braves part ways with struggling second baseman Dan Uggla

Braves part ways with struggling second baseman Dan Uggla

July 18th, 2014 4:15 pm by GEORGE HENRY, Associated Press

In his fourth season with the Braves, Dan Uggla was batting .162 with two home runs and 10 RBIs in 48 games and 130 at-bats.

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