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Players union files lawsuit against NFL over uncapped season

May 23rd, 2012 7:03 pm by Associated Press

The players union claimed Wednesday that the NFL imposed a secret salary cap during the uncapped 2010 season that cost the players at least $1 billion.

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Tennessee suspends tight end indefinitely following arrest

May 23rd, 2012 6:44 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE Tennessee has suspended sophomore tight end Cameron Clear indefinitely after his arrest on a felony theft charge involving a laptop stolen from a Volunteers baseball player.

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Nationals beats Phillies, move into first place

May 22nd, 2012 11:06 pm by Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA Jordan Zimmermann pitched six solid innings, and Ian Desmond and Rick Ankiel homered to lead the Washington Nationals to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night.

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James, Wade lead Heat to 115-83 win over Pacers

May 22nd, 2012 10:51 pm by Associated Press

MIAMI Miami took a big step forward. Indiana lost two forwards. Suddenly, the road back to the Eastern Conference finals no longer looks daunting for the Heat.

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Clemens juror to accuser: 'Why should we believe you?'

May 22nd, 2012 6:31 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON Among the 29 questions the Roger Clemens jury wanted to ask the pitcher's chief accuser, Brian McNamee, one cut to the heart of the case. "Why should we believe you when you have shown so many inconsistencies in your testimonies?"

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NFL passes new pad rules for players

May 22nd, 2012 6:15 pm by Associated Press

ATLANTA The NFL made thigh and knee pads mandatory equipment for the 2013 season, something the players' union was not pleased with.

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Seau's suicide prompts worries about post-NFL life

May 22nd, 2012 6:07 pm by Associated Press

Junior Seau's suicide is troubling NFL players. No one knows precisely why the 43-year-old Seau shot himself in the chest at his oceanfront home May 2, less than 2 1/2 years after the end of his Pro Bowl career as a linebacker. What is clear and cause fo

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Player safety on NFL owners' agenda

May 21st, 2012 11:18 pm by Associated Press

With the Saints bounty case moving to grievance hearings and court, NFL owners will talk about player safety when they meet on Tuesday.

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Bass erupts for Celtics in 101-85 win over Sixers

May 21st, 2012 10:08 pm by Associated Press

BOSTON Brandon Bass scored 18 of his postseason career-high 27 points in the third quarter on Monday night as the Boston Celtics pulled away from the Philadelphia 76ers to win 101-85 and take a 3-2 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal series.

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Drama of course! in IndyCar again

May 21st, 2012 6:11 pm by Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. This Indianapolis 500 already has plenty of drama: panic over the size of the field, engine shortages, legal wrangling and issues with underperforming Lotus. Toss in $275,000 worth of fines against 13 teams, and IndyCar has a real soap op

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