• September 29, 2016

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Suspended Browns WR Gordon entering rehab on brink of return

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon isn't going back on the field until he gets a tighter grip on his life.

Europe sends out its heavy (Olympic) medal at Ryder Cup

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Europe is sending the Olympic gold and silver medalists out for the first match of the Ryder Cup.

WR Bryant avoided Cowboys for 2 days, fearing news on knee

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dez Bryant appeared in the locker room Thursday and seemed to be in a good mood, which was more than the Dallas receiver could say for the first two days of the week.

Anthem protest opportunities are limited in college football

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If Nebraska's Michael Rose-Ivey and teammates want to kneel during the national anthem again, their next opportunity will be the Nov. 5 game at Ohio State.

Seattle's Breanna Stewart wins WNBA rookie of the year award

NEW YORK (AP) — Seattle's Breanna Stewart is the WNBA rookie of the year.

Americans need short memory in the Ryder Cup

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The American Ryder Cup team could use what might be Dustin Johnson's greatest asset in golf.

8-6A VOLLEYBALL: Shepherd leads Lady Wolves to win at Belton

BELTON — Belton swept Shoemaker in a tournament earlier this season, but the Lady Wolves won when it mattered most. 

AREA VOLLEYBALL: Salado wins at Taylor in four sets

The Salado Lady Eagles volleyball team upped its District 19-4A record to 4-2 (18-13 overall) with a 3-1 road win over Taylor on Tuesday (25-10, 19-25, 25-16, 25-21).

FOOTBALL: Dawgs not dwelling on back-to-back losses, turn focus to Shoemaker

Jack Welch is not worried about what happened. He is concerned with what happens next.

FOOTBALL: Refreshed Roos ready for 8-6A opener vs. Belton

While all its other District 8-6A mates were slugging it out in their league openers Friday night, Killeen High had the opportunity to rest, relax and recoup from its nondistrict slate. 

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Alejandro picked off a big victory for Knights

Pablo Alejandro is just grateful for the chance to suit up for Harker Heights each Friday night. 

TENNIS: Lampasas closes in on another district championship

Lampasas left Taylor with more than a victory. For all intents and purposes, it earned a district tennis championship.

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Anthem protest opportunities are limited in college football
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 5:15 pm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If Nebraska's Michael Rose-Ivey and teammates want to kneel during the national anthem again, their next opportunity will be the Nov. 5 game at Ohio State.

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Anthem protest opportunities are limited in college football
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 4:15 pm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If Nebraska's Michael Rose-Ivey and teammates want to kneel during the national anthem again, their next opportunity will be the Nov. 5 game at Ohio State.

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No. 11 Tennessee, No. 25 Georgia meet in key SEC East game
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 8:30 am

Here are a few things to watch in Week 5 of the Southeastern Conference football season:

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Marlins' Fernandez remembered as larger than life at funeral
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 5:30 pm

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez was remembered Thursday as a larger than life figure during a homily at his funeral.

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ACC moves football championship game to Orlando
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 12:15 pm

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The ACC is moving its 2016 football championship to Orlando's Camping World Stadium.

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Probe of jetty sought amid services for Marlins' Fernandez
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 2:15 am

MIAMI (AP) — Somber Miami Marlins players and personnel escorted a hearse carrying the body of star pitcher Jose Fernandez from the team's ballpark Wednesday, as the farewell for their beloved teammate marched on.

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Seattle's Breanna Stewart wins WNBA rookie of the year award
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 4:15 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Seattle's Breanna Stewart is the WNBA rookie of the year.

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Coach Garnett? Cavs coach would like Kevin Garnett on staff
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 3:30 pm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Garnett never imagined himself coaching. Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is making him consider it.

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ACC moves football championship game to Orlando
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 12:15 pm

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The ACC is moving its 2016 football championship to Orlando's Camping World Stadium.

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Suspended Browns WR Gordon entering rehab on brink of return
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 6:15 pm

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon isn't going back on the field until he gets a tighter grip on his life.

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WR Bryant avoided Cowboys for 2 days, fearing news on knee
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 5:00 pm

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dez Bryant appeared in the locker room Thursday and seemed to be in a good mood, which was more than the Dallas receiver could say for the first two days of the week.

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Anthem protest opportunities are limited in college football
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 5:15 pm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If Nebraska's Michael Rose-Ivey and teammates want to kneel during the national anthem again, their next opportunity will be the Nov. 5 game at Ohio State.

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Sidney Crosby in class by himself at World Cup of Hockey
Updated: September 28, 2016 - 8:00 pm

TORONTO (AP) — Sidney Crosby has been surrounded by the best hockey players on the planet at the World Cup of Hockey, and still seems as if he is in a class by himself.

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Europe gets confidence-boosting performance against Canada
Updated: September 28, 2016 - 1:30 am

TORONTO (AP) — Team Europe started fast and strong against Canada, getting three shots on Carey Price and drawing a penalty in the first 21 seconds of Game 1 in the World Cup of Hockey finals.

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Canada beats Team Europe 3-1 in Game 1 of World Cup finals
Updated: September 27, 2016 - 11:30 pm

TORONTO (AP) — Canada was not at its best. And it was still good enough.

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Advantage Rosberg as F1 title fight resumes at stormy Sepang
Updated: September 29, 2016 - 5:15 am

SEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Rainy weather may be the only thing that can stop Mercedes from clinching a third straight Formula One constructors' title at this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, as new championship leader Nico Rosberg seeks to capitalize on his current edge over teammate Lewis Hamilton.

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Stewart weary as he tries to race his way into 2nd round
Updated: September 28, 2016 - 4:45 pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart is at peace with however his final season in NASCAR comes to an end.

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Obama celebrates Sprint Cup with NASCAR's Kyle Busch
Updated: September 28, 2016 - 11:30 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is celebrating NASCAR's winning team — and eyeing the team's wheels.

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England coach Allardyce forced out in disgrace after 1 game
Updated: September 27, 2016 - 8:01 pm

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Even by English soccer's standards, the latest embarrassment is a new low. Sam Allardyce was forced out in disgrace after one game in charge of the national team.

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Qatar to set up desert tent camp to house World Cup fans
Updated: September 27, 2016 - 10:15 am

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The committee organizing the 2022 World Cup in Qatar plans to try out a "fan village" that could house up to 2,000 soccer spectators in Arabian desert tents.

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Babcock and Krueger to match wits in World Cup of Hockey
Updated: September 26, 2016 - 5:03 pm

TORONTO (AP) — Mike Babcock scoffs at the notion that he simply shows up to coach the Canadians and they keep winning best-on-best games, a streak that has run to 14.

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