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  • NCAA board endorses more power for big schools

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA's board of directors took the first step toward shifting power to the five largest football conferences on Thursday, endorsing a 57-page plan that calls for giving 65 of the nation's biggest schools more autonomy in how to fund scholarships, handle health...

  • Bobcats' McRoberts fined $20,000 for LeBron foul

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Charlotte Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts was fined $20,000 by the NBA on Thursday for making unnecessary and excessive contact with Miami Heat forward LeBron James. McRoberts' foul against James with 50 seconds remaining Wednesday night in Miami in the Heat's 101-97...

  • Pineda banned 10 games for pine tar, won't appeal

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) — New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended for 10 games Thursday after being caught using pine tar. He said he won't appeal the penalty that will cost him two starts. "I accept it," Pineda said before Thursday night's game at Fenway Park. "I know I made a...

  • Armstrong teammate Hincapie pens stark memoir

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    George Hincapie was the "Loyal Lieutenant" who helped Lance Armstrong to seven Tour de France titles, only to later provide the key testimony that brought his downfall. Now, Hincapie is talking again about one of the darkest eras in cycling. In a book due out next month, part memoir...

  • Marcus Trufant retires as member of the Seahawks

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) — When it was clear Marcus Trufant's time with the Seattle Seahawks was over following the 2012 season, he was given a message by general manager John Schneider and coach Pete Carroll on his way out. If it became apparent that Trufant was ready to retire from the...

  • Optimistic Arizona Cardinals begin conditioning

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The optimistic Arizona Cardinals began work this week under an intense new conditioning coach in their first formal gathering to prepare for the coming season. After his workout on Thursday, defensive end Darnell Dockett said anything short of the playoffs would...

  • NFL plans to look at bigger playoffs, longer PATs

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL will discuss expanded playoffs at the owners' meetings next month in Atlanta. Commissioner Roger Goodell told a gathering of Associated Press Sports Editors on Thursday that a vote is uncertain on the proposal to add two teams to the postseason. Should the...

  • Buffalo Bills cheerleaders halt season after suit

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Pack up the pom-poms in Buffalo, because the Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year. Stephanie Mateczun, whose company manages the Buffalo Jills cheerleading squad, said Thursday she has suspended operations through at...

  • Buffalo Bills hire Gerald Dixon as pro scout

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have hired Gerald Dixon as a pro scout. Dixon spent the past six years as an assistant at The Citadel, including the last three coaching cornerbacks. He was a four-year starter at Alabama, and was cut by both the Bills and the Detroit...

  • Bolsinger earns 1st MLB win, Diamondbacks top Cubs

    Updated: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) — Mike Bolsinger earned his first major league win, pitching into the seventh inning and hitting an RBI single as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 5-2 Thursday. Bolsinger (1-1) allowed one unearned run and four hits in 6 2-3 innings. He struck out seven...

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