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NFL will allow some TD celebrations this season

Roger Goodell and the NFL are set to loosen their death grip on touchdown celebrations, the league announced Tuesday.

Police: Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead

The Orlando Police Department has confirmed that Hall of Fame defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy has died

Loosen Up: NFL to allow some flair in celebrations

The NFL wants to put some flair back into celebrations, allowing players to use the football as a prop, celebrate as a group and roll around on the ground again if they choose

Kansas' Jackson diversion requires apology, anger…

Former Kansas basketball player Josh Jackson must undergo anger management classes and apologize as part of a diversion agreement arising from a confrontation with a women's basketball player

Victor Cruz believes Giants suppressed production…

Former Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz told Power 105.1 FM in New York City that he believes the team suppressed his production in 2016 to make it easier to release him following the season.

LeBron locked in for Game 4 after being locked…

LeBron wonders what he was doing in Game 3, and is ready to go for Game 4 against Celtics

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Putin says whistleblowing on doping echoes Stalin…

Russian President Vladimir Putin says that plans to encourage athletes to give evidence about doping remind him of denunciations during Josef Stalin's purges

O.J. Simpson faces parole hearing this summer

O.J. Simpson has a parole hearing and if he is granted parole he could be released as early as October.

Rio Olympic planning assailed for 'white elephant…

A federal prosecutor looking into last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics says many of the venues "are white elephants" that were built with "no planning."

AP Exclusive: Mixed emotions for Dixon after…

ONLY ON AP: IndyCar driver Scott Dixon tells The Associated Press he is grateful after he and Dario Franchitti were unharmed during an armed robbery Sunday night

Magic hire veteran Weltman to head basketball…

The Orlando Magic hire Jeff Weltman as their new president of basketball operations to bolster a team that went 29-53 last season

Steve Kerr unsure about coaching in Finals

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr is unsure if he will be able to coach in the NBA Finals, as he continues to work his way back from back surgery complications.

Victims of attack in United's 'hearts,' Jose…

Jose Mourinho says the victims of a deadly bomb attack were in the "minds and hearts" of the Manchester United squad that flew to Stockholm for the Europa League final

A year before World Cup, Russian clubs battle…

Kuban Krasnodar's fans hoped signing Andrei Arshavin would herald long-awaited success for their club

Scathing report on Rio Olympics says there was no…

A federal prosecutor looking into last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics says that many of the venues ''are white elephants'' that were built with ''no planning.''

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Kvitova to decide this week on French Open…

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will decide this week whether she will make her comeback at the French Open

Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals…

Kevin Durant does not need to be told that Golden State should have a muted celebration after winning the Western Conference Finals

Warriors sweep their way to NBA Finals

By disposing of the San Antonio Spurs in a four-game sweep, the Golden State Warriors become the first team to go 12-0 through the conference playoffs.

Big league baseball's founding documents to be…

The 1876 constitution that founded the National League and the modern business of big league sports is going up for sale

LEADING OFF: Cano comes off DL; Harvey returns…

LEADING OFF: Cano comes off DL; Harvey returns home

A look at LeBron James' sneakers through the years

On the 14th anniversary of LeBron James' first contract, here's a look at some of the Nike sneakers he's worn in his career.

Greinke whiffs 12 in 8 2/3, Diamondbacks beat…

Zack Greinke struck out a season-high 12 and came within one out of a complete game as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago White Sox 5-1

Nashville wants more history than just 1st…

The Nashville Predators, the final team into the NHL playoffs, are headed to the first Stanley Cup Final in franchise history. They insist they are not satisfied with simply making franchise history, not with hockey's ultimate prize four wins away.

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Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs…

Stephen Curry scored 36 points and the Golden State Warriors closed out the Western Conference Final against the injury-ravaged San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 victory, becoming the first team in league history to start the playoffs 12-0

Enes Kanter back in U.S., wants to become a…

Enes Kanter is back on U.S. soil after a wild weekend abroad that saw his Turkish passport revoked while being detained in Romania.

After manager challenges, umpire changes call…

Second base umpire Hunter Wendelstedt initially called Angels rookie Nolan Fontana safe on a stolen base attempt against Tampa Bay