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Randolph leads Grizzlies over short-handed Pacers, 97-89

INDIANAPOLIS -- Zach Randolph scored 11 of his 22 points in the third quarter and added 13 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 97-89 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night. Marc Gasol had 20 points and six rebounds and Mike Conley added 17 points for the Grizzlies, who are 2-0 for just the third time in franchise history. They have a shot to open the season with...
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Capello considers leaving Russia's managerial post after going unpaid

MOSCOW -- Fabio Capello has suggested he is close to leaving the Russian national football team after going unpaid for almost five months. The veteran Italian coach was last paid in June. He has previously played down the wage arrears but is now running out of patience, he told Russian website Sportbox on Friday. Asked how long he was prepared to work for free, Capello said: '...
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Randolph leads way with 22 points as Grizzlies down Pacers

  Zach Randolph scored 11 of his 22 points in the third quarter and added 13 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 97-89 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night. Marc Gasol had 20 points and six rebounds and Mike Conley added 17 points for the Grizzlies, who are 2-0 for just the third time in franchise history. They have a shot to open the season with three straight...
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Club America strives to create more problems for troubled Chivas

Mercy usually falls well down the pecking order of priorities when Club América and Chivas Guadalajara meet. The two rivals often prefer to extract the most pain possible and punish their adversaries at every opportunity. If América ever wanted to offer a patronizing reprieve to the archenemy, then this edition of El Clásico Nacional at Estadio Azteca (live, Saturday, 7 p.m...
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49ers LB Willis to be game-time decision

  Patrick Willis will be a game-time decision Sunday when the San Francisco 49ers host the St. Louis Rams. The playmaking linebacker missed the 49ers' loss in Denver two weeks ago with a big toe injury. Willis, third on the team with 49 tackles, said he still feels pain but is getting better every day. ''It's all about being able to know how much pain you can endure...
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Seahawks' Chancellor, Okung to be game-time decisions

  The Seattle Seahawks could be without starting safety Kam Chancellor and left tackle Russell Okung for Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders. Chancellor (groin) and Okung (calf) were held out of practice Friday and are listed as questionable. ''(Chancellor)'s banged up a little bit. We'll see what happens. He'll be worked out on game day to see if he...
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Chargers RB Mathews limited in practice, won't play Sunday

  Chargers running back Ryan Mathews returned to the practice field for the first time since spraining his right knee on Sept. 14 but will not play in Sunday's game at Miami. Mathews did limited work Friday. The Chargers have their bye next Sunday and Mathews hopes to play in a home game against Oakland on Nov. 16. ''It's great to have him out there,'' coach...
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Randolph leads Grizzlies over Pacers 97-89

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Zach Randolph scored 11 of his 22 points in the third quarter and added 13 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 97-89 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night. Marc Gasol had 20 points and six rebounds and Mike Conley added 17 points for the Grizzlies, who are 2-0 for just the third time in franchise history. They have a chance to open the season...
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Jets fans create website urging team to fire GM Idzik

  A few frustrated -- and creative -- New York Jets fans have created a website urging the team to fire general manager John Idzik just 24 games into his tenure. FireJohnIdzik.com is a creation of a few season ticket holders as the Jets are off to a 1-7 start that includes seven straight losses. It highlights the ''Idzik Hall of Shame,'' criticizing some of the GM...
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Eagles S Allen questionable for game against Texans

  Philadelphia Eagles safety Nate Allen is listed as questionable on the team's injury report, making it a 50-50 chance he plays Sunday when the team travels to Houston. Allen injured his hamstring in last week's 24-20 loss to the Arizona Cardinals, a game in which he was beaten for a 75-yard touchdown pass from Carson Palmer to rookie speedster John Brown in the final minutes...
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Chiefs Pro Bowl S Berry expected to return against Jets

  Chiefs safety Eric Berry is expected to play for the first time since spraining his ankle in a Week 2 loss to Denver when Kansas City plays the New York Jets on Sunday. Berry was limited in practice but listed as probable on the final injury report Friday, and Chiefs coach Andy Reid said he is planning on Berry playing against the Jets. Reid did not say whether Berry would start...
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FC Rostov's Gamula refuses to sign black players, makes Ebola remark

MOSCOW -- The coach of Russian Premier League team FC Rostov said Friday he will not sign black players and joked that Ebola had spread to the club. Igor Gamula told local media the club had ''enough dark-skinned players, we've got six of the things'' when asked in a post-match news conference Friday about rumors Rostov would sign Cameroon defender Benoit Angbwa...
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Raiders S Ross fined $22,050 for hit on Browns TE Cameron

  Oakland safety Brandian Ross has been fined $22,050 for his hit on Browns tight end Jordan Cameron that gave Cameron at least his third concussion in three seasons on Sunday. The NFL announced the fine Friday. Cameron was struck in the back of the head by Ross in the second quarter while making a diving 21-yard catch. He walked to the locker room under his own power and did not return.
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Haas shoots 62 to take Champions Tour lead

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Jay Haas birdied four of the last six holes Friday for an 8-under 62 and a four-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship. "I thought much harder today than yesterday," said the 60-year-old Haas, the oldest player in field limited to the top 30 players on the money list. "The wind was difficult, the greens...
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Fernandez wins short program at Skate Canada

KELOWNA, British Columbia (AP) Spain's Javier Fernandez won the men's short program Friday at Skate Canada International, and Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford took the short dance. Fernandez landed a quadruple Salchow to open his program, but doubled his planned triple Axel and finished with 86.36 points, entertaining the crowd with his rock-and-roll routine...
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Watching for wrecks? Johnson says that's what most fans want

While many fans are drawn to NASCAR for the speed, competition, and history, six-time Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson believes the biggest draw of all is the wrecks. Wait a minute, the wrecks? Surely that may draw the casual, non-racing fanatic to the sport, but the majority? That is what the Hendrick Motorsports driver said Friday at Texas Motor Speedway when asked what...
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Wolves give Ricky Rubio 4-year, $56M deal,

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Ricky Rubio is getting a four-year, $56 million contract extension from the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Timberwolves and Rubio's agents, Dan Fegan and Jarinn Akana of Relativity Sports, have been negotiating for more than two months and had until midnight to reach a deal or Rubio would have become a restricted free agent after the season. ''We have reached...
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Timberwolves give point guard Rubio 4-year, $56M deal

  Ricky Rubio is getting a four-year, $56 million contract extension from the Minnesota Timberwolves. Agent Jarinn Akana of Relativity Sports tells The Associated Press the two sides are putting the finishing touches on the deal. The Timberwolves and Rubio's agent, Dan Fegan, have been negotiating for more than two months and had until midnight Friday to reach a deal or Rubio...
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Badgers forward Hayes joins suit against NCAA

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes has joined an antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA that accuses the association of illegally capping compensation to athletes. Hayes was added as a plaintiff in documents filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Northern California. Middle Tennessee State linebacker Anfornee Stewart was also added as a plaintiff. The suit was initially...
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PGA Assistant Championship: Berberian has three-stroke lead after second

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Richard Berberian Jr. shot a 3-under 69 on Friday to take a three-stroke lead after the second round of the PGA Assistant Championship. Berberian, a PGA assistant professional at Windham Country Club in New Hampshire, had an 8-under 136 total on PGA Golf Club's Wanamaker Course. ''The wind was tough over the final few holes, but I was able to keep...
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Butler rejoins Van Gundy, hopes to help Pistons

DETROIT (AP) Perhaps more than any other member of the Detroit Pistons, Caron Butler has an idea of what to expect this season from new coach Stan Van Gundy. ''A winning culture,'' Butler said. ''Instilling the right way to play.'' Butler played for Van Gundy in Miami a decade ago, when both player and coach were just starting their careers. Butler...
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Phillies, Burnett both decline $15M mutual option

NEW YORK (AP) A.J. Burnett and the Philadelphia Phillies both declined their $15 million mutual option Friday, leaving the pitcher to decide whether to exercise his $12.75 million player option. The 37-year-old Burnett went 8-18 with a 4.59 ERA in 34 starts during his first season with the Phillies and has said he isn't sure whether he wants to pitch next season. He has until...
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Champions Tour: Haas shoots 62 to take lead at Charles Schwab Cup

  Jay Haas birdied four of the last six holes Friday for an 8-under 62 and a four-stroke lead in the Champions Tour's season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship. "I thought much harder today than yesterday," said the 60-year-old Haas, the oldest player in field limited to the top 30 players on the money list. "The wind was difficult, the greens are still very...
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Wisconsin forward Hayes joins suit against NCAA

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes has joined an antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA that accuses the association of illegally capping compensation to athletes. Hayes was added as a plaintiff in documents filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Northern California. Middle Tennessee State linebacker Anfornee Stewart was also added as a plaintiff. The suit was initially...
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Unpaid Capello hints at leaving Russia post

MOSCOW (AP) Fabio Capello has suggested he is close to leaving the Russian national football team after going unpaid for almost five months. The veteran Italian coach was last paid in June. He has previously played down the wage arrears but on Friday told Russian website Sportbox that he was ''getting close to the limit'' of his patience. He added that he hoped the...
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