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New Blue Jacket Clarkson to miss 4-6 weeks with torn muscle

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Columbus Blue Jackets right wing David Clarkson will miss four to six weeks with a torn oblique muscle suffered Tuesday night against the Washington Capitals. The injured-ravaged club has totaled 406 man-games lost to injury with 19 games remaining. Last season's total was 292. The 30-year-old Clarkson was acquired Feb. 26 from Toronto for injured right wing...
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Spurs beat Swansea in EPL game delayed by player collapsing

LONDON (AP) Tottenham beat Swansea 3-2 in a Premier League game that was delayed on Wednesday after the Welsh club's striker Bafetimbi Gomis collapsed. The French forward soon regained consciousness and was later said to be in a stable condition. He collapsed as play was about to restart following Nacer Chadli's opener for Tottenham in the seventh minute. Paramedics and medical...
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Chelsea maintains 5-point lead as top 5 all win in EPL

Chelsea maintained its five-point lead in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory at West Ham on Wednesday, on a night when all of the teams in top five won. Eden Hazard scored Chelsea's first-half winner at Upton Park as the leaders came through one of their toughest remaining games. Second-place Manchester City kept in touch by beating Leicester 2-0 through goals by David Silva and...
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Jets sign defensive end Ronald Talley

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) The New York Jets have signed former Arizona Cardinals defensive end Ronald Talley. The 29-year-old Talley has 14 tackles and one sack in his NFL career. He played in six games for Arizona in 2013 for current Jets coach Todd Bowles, who was then the Cardinals' defensive coordinator. The Jets announced the signing Wednesday. Talley was signed by Green Bay...
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Stoke beats Everton 2-0 after goals by Moses, Diouf

STOKE, England (AP) Victor Moses scored with a superb header and Mame Biram Diouf added a late second for Stoke in a 2-0 win over struggling Everton in the Premier League on Wednesday. Stoke was set on its way to a third straight win by Moses, who rose to power a header in from 15 meters in the 32nd minute from a cross by Phil Bardsley. Diouf sealed victory in the 84th by converting...
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Chelsea widen league gap, edge West Ham at Boleyn Ground

Chelsea followed up their Capital One Cup victory with a hard-fought 1-0 win on their return to Barclays Premier League business at West Ham. Jose Mourinho won a first trophy of his second spell as Blues boss with a 2-0 win over Tottenham on Sunday and Chelsea remain well placed to add a first Premier League title in five years. The Hammers had one win in 17 against the Blues entering...
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Vikings brass meets with Peterson at star running back's home

The Minnesota Vikings' pursuit of Adrian Peterson began with a warm and fuzzy scene on Wednesday. The team's brass -- GM Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer arrived at the running back's Woodlands (Houston) home and exchanged hugs with the star running back. Thus started their attempt to bring Peterson back into the fold after a season that saw the 2012 MVP wind up on the commissioner...
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Tigers use three-run fifth to edge Orioles, 5-4

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Wieters and Manny Machado each were hitless in three at-bats in their first game since their seasons were cut short by injuries last year, and the Baltimore Orioles lost to the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Wednesday. Wieters had Tommy John surgery in June and Machado underwent knee surgery in August. Machado, the 22-year-old third baseman, played seven innings and...
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Under-fire Man City capture three valuable points vs. Leicester

David Silva and James Milner struck late in each half as under-fire reigning champions Manchester City grabbed a scrappy but much-needed 2-0 win over Leicester in the Barclays Premier League. Silva pounced from close range to put City ahead after an unconvincing start at the Etihad Stadium and Milner came off the bench to settle nerves in the last minute. It was far from a fluent...
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Giroud, Sanchez lead Arsenal in win over QPR

Olivier Giroud and Alexis Sanchez guided Arsenal to a routine 2-1 Premier League victory at struggling QPR, despite Charlie Austin striking back late on. France striker Giroud's fifth goal in as many games set Arsenal on course, before Sanchez ended a seven-game drought. Giroud's 13th goal of the season calmed Arsenal who had headed into the break unsettled and unnerved by a spirited...
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Manchester United score late winner over Newcastle as Gutierrez marks return after cancer

Ashley Young fired Manchester United to a last-minute victory at Newcastle to maintain their charge for a top-four finish. The game looked to be heading for a draw when Magpies keeper Tim Krul could only stab a hurried clearance straight to the wing-back, who steered the ball past him to secure a precious 1-0 Barclays Premier League win. The Holland international had earlier cast...
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Red Sox scout booed in California church because of Sandoval signing?

There was apparently no safe place in Northern California for Boston Red Sox scout Gary Hughes after the Pablo Sandoval signing -- not even church. According to Gordon Edes of ESPNBoston.com, Hughes attends Resurrection Catholic Community in Aptos, a town just outside of Santa Cruz, which also happens to be San Francisco Giants territory. So when rumors about the Red Sox targeting...
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Heat off Pellegrini as Man City beats Leicester 2-0 in EPL

MANCHESTER, England (AP) David Silva and James Milner struck late in each half as champion Manchester City grabbed a scrappy but much-needed 2-0 win over Leicester in the Premier League on Wednesday. Silva pounced from close range to put City ahead after an unconvincing start at the Etihad Stadium and Milner came off the bench to settle nerves in the 88th minute. It was far from...
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Chelsea edges West Ham 1-0 in fiery London derby

LONDON (AP) Midfielder Eden Hazard scored the only goal as Chelsea beat West Ham 1-0 at Upton Park on Wednesday to maintain its five-point lead over Manchester City in the Premier League. Brazilian midfielder Ramires was given too much space on the right and crossed for an unmarked Hazard to stoop and nod the ball home in the 22nd minute, although replays suggested he may have been...
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Eagles release two-time Pro Bowl LB Trent Cole

PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Eagles have released linebacker Trent Cole. A fifth-round draft choice of the Eagles in 2005 out of Cincinnati, the 32-year-old Cole ranks second in Eagles history with 85 sacks in 10 seasons, trailing only Hall of Fame defensive end Reggie White. A two-time Pro Bowl selection (in 2007 and 2009) and an All-Pro pick in 2009, Cole appeared in 155 games...
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McKinney, Smith workout during Mississippi State pro day

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) Benardrick McKinney's two scholarship offers outside of Mississippi State were from junior colleges. Preston Smith received a little more attention during his high school days, but not much from anyone in the Southeastern Conference. A lot has changed in four years. The two defensive players worked out in front of dozens of NFL scouts and coaches at Mississippi...
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Gardner-Webb tops Campbell, advances in Big South tournament

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) Jerome Hill had 17 points and 14 rebounds, and Tyrell Nelson added 15 and nine on Wednesday to help 7th-seeded Gardner-Webb beat No. 10 seed Campbell 72-64 in the opening round of the Big South Conference tournament. Harold McBride scored 15 and Adonis Burbage 10 for Gardner-Webb (19-13), which will play No. 2 seed High Point in the quarterfinals on Friday. Curtis...
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Eagles release linebacker Trent Cole

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Eagles have released linebacker Trent Cole. A fifth-round draft choice of the Eagles in 2005 out of Cincinnati, the 32-year-old Cole ranks second in Eagles history with 85 1/2 sacks in 10 seasons, trailing only Hall of Fame defensive end Reggie White. A two-time Pro Bowl selection (in 2007 and 2009) and an All-Pro pick in 2009, Cole appeared in...
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Why is Dale Jr. extra pumped for Sunday's race in Las Vegas?

The 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup season featured numerous highlights for Dale Earnhardt Jr. The conclusion of the series' annual outing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway wasn't one of them. Leading on the final lap while trying to stretch its last tank of fuel to the finish, Earnhardt's No. 88 car sputtered and slowed coming off Turn 2 as Brad Keselowski swept by for the victory. Earnhardt held...
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A-Rod 1 for 2 in return from drug ban as Phils top Yanks 3-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Alex Rodriguez returned to the New York Yankees after an absence of more than 17 months, lining a single into short left field in his first at-bat and going 1 for 2 with a walk in a 3-1 spring-training loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday. Greeted by a 10-second mix of boos and cheers from the crowd of 9,673 as he stepped into the batter's box for his...
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Ducks forward Jackman out 4-6 weeks with lower-body injury

  Anaheim Ducks forward Tim Jackman will be out for four to six weeks with a lower-body injury. The Ducks made the announcement Wednesday before hosting Montreal. Jackman was injured Sunday during Anaheim's victory at Dallas in a collision with Ales Hemsky. He was scratched from Tuesday's win at Arizona. Jackman is a grinding forward who has capably filled a physical role on the...
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1,500 hp Koenigsegg Regera hits 249 mph in first (and only) gear

The Koenigsegg Regera is the latest supercar from the small, Swedish brand, and its specifications will blow your mind as easily as the car can blow you away. The two-seat, mid-motor, carbon fiber machine, whose name means "to reign" in Swedish, features a unique plug-in hybrid powertrain with a total output of 1,500 horsepower, and can reach its top speed 249 mph in less than 20...
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Wisconsin-Minnesota Preview

Wisconsin likely needs to win one of two road games to secure an outright Big Ten regular-season title, and its trip to Minnesota would appear the less challenging of those contests. The sixth-ranked Badgers, though, have struggled in recent visits to Williams Arena and will face a well-rested Golden Gophers team Thursday night. Wisconsin (26-3, 14-2) clinched a share of its first...
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Machado, Wieters return for Orioles in loss to Tigers

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) Matt Wieters and Manny Machado each were hitless in three at-bats in their first game since their seasons were cut short by injuries last year, and the Baltimore Orioles lost to the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Wednesday. Wieters had Tommy John surgery in June and Machado underwent knee surgery in August. Machado, the 22-year-old third baseman, played seven innings and...
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Why don't certain teams trade with each other?

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