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NASCAR stars to show off their cars at CMS AutoFair

While NASCAR's biggest stars are in Texas the weekend after next, some of their cars will be staying a little closer to home at Charlotte Motor Speedway. CMS will play host to its annual AutoFair April 9-12,  which will feature more than 1,500 collectible vehicles, nearly 50 car-club displays, a collector-car auction and thousands of parts and pieces of memorabilia for sale. The...
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Arsenal, Juventus have made Dybala bids, says Palermo president

Juventus and Arsenal have approached Palermo about signing forward Paulo Dybala, says the Italian club's president, Maurizio Zamparini. The Rosanero chief confirmed on Monday that he is willing to cash in on the Argentine, who has scored 12 goals in 27 appearances in Serie A this season. Manchester United have previously tracked the 21-year-old but Zamparini claims that, if the...
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Ryan Bader: I want to knock Daniel Cormier out and earn a title shot

Ryan Bader may be a heavy underdog in most fans' minds when he takes on former top heavyweight and light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier June 6, but the fighter out of Arizona is confident that he will not just beat, but stop the Olympic wrestler.  "I want to go out there and I want to stop him," Bader told Submission Radio during a recent interview. "I want to make a statement...
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Formula E: Long Beach paddock passes on sale ... for $50

The FIA Formula E series heads to its sixth ePrix of the 2014-2015 season in Long Beach, California, this Saturday, and is offering its fans a chance to get up close to the racing for a pretty low cost. Grandstand admission is free, and a $50 paddock pass ($25 for 5 to 16-year-olds and free for children under 5) will give fans a chance to immerse themselves inside the action and...
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Puck gets stuck in player's visor; Nedi Nazari is Fox-y

You have to see what happened to Stars defenseman Patrik Nemeth last night. Somehow, some way, a puck got lodged under Nemeth's visor, creating a tremendous visual. THE SPARTANS' BIGGEST FAN One bettor is two Michigan State victories away from winning $1 million. YES, HE STOOD ON AN AIRPLANE If you thought Tom Brady jumping off a cliff was crazy, you need to see what Lions...
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Chad Mendes: 'I trained for Ricardo Lamas like it is a world title fight'

In 2012, an undefeated Chad "Money" Mendes lost via sudden and last-second KO in the first round to UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, after the champion got away with illegally grabbing the Octagon chain link fence. By October 25, 2014, Mendes was back in the cage to challenge Aldo once more, after winning five straight fights – four by way of stoppage. This time, Mendes...
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Blue Jays' Hutchison to make first opening-day start

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) Toronto has picked Drew Hutchison to make his first opening-day start, and the right-hander is slated to face the Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka on April 6 in New York. Toronto manager John Gibbons announced the decision Tuesday. Hutchison is 1-2 with a 4.80 ERA in three career starts at Yankee Stadium. After missing the 2013 season while recovering from elbow ligament...
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Avalanche-Sharks Preview

At least publicly, San Jose and Colorado remain hopeful while the prospects of both reaching the postseason continue to fade. As each club looks to bounce back from a costly defeat, the Sharks try for a 13th straight regular-season home victory over the Avalanche on Wednesday night. San Jose (37-30-9) earned five points in the final three games of a 3-3-1 trip but sits 11th in the...
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Trail Blazers fan's terrifying Chris Kaman shirsey stares directly into your soul

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Source: Tennessee hires former Texas head coach Rick Barnes for same role

Former Texas head coach Rick Barnes has agreed to become the new basketball coach at Tennessee, a source told Fox Sports 1 Insider Bruce Feldman on Tuesday morning. Barnes and Texas announced on Sunday that they were parting ways. Barnes was 402-180 at Texas and reached the NCAA tournament in 16 of his 17 seasons. He took the team to the Final Four in 2003. Barnes will replace Donnie...
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Fan Mock Draft: Who should the Falcons take at No. 8?

Welcome to our NFL Fan Mock Draft. We'll be letting you choose who teams should take in the top 10 picks and posting your results every day. Now that we've broken down the three players most likely to be selected by the Falcons, who do you think Atlanta should take with the No. 8 overall pick? Let us know by voting below. We'll post your results tomorrow morning. Need a quick refresher...
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CAF rejects Tunisia appeal against $50K fine but no ban

CAIRO (AP) The Confederation of African Football said Tuesday it had rejected an appeal by Tunisia against a $50,000 fine for violent conduct by its players at the African Cup of Nations. However, CAF did not ban the North African country from the next edition of the tournament - as it had threatened to do - after the Tunisian Football Federation made a ''a formal apology'' for...
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Free-agent running back Ridley visiting Dolphins

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- Free agent running back Stevan Ridley is visiting the Miami Dolphins, who are in the market for a backup to Lamar Miller. Ridley is recovering from ACL knee surgery and was limited to six games last year with the Patriots. His best season was in 2012, when he ran for 1,263 yards and 12 touchdowns. The Patriots took him in the third round of the 2011 draft. Miller...
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IndyCar drivers respond to Aero Kit debris field

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida – It was the Sunday before Easter and even then Team Penske IndyCar driver Will Power couldn’t help but see “Bunny Ears.” The defending Verizon IndyCar Series champion was racing around the demanding 14-turn, 1.8-mile street course in the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg as the “Bunny Ears” kept getting in his path in a quite peculiar way...
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Tributes paid to California college soccer player killed on freeway

LOS ANGELES -- A University of California, Berkeley, soccer player at the center of a two-day search and pleas for his return had been killed running across a Los Angeles freeway shortly after he was last seen leaving a party, but his lack of identification and other complications made confirming his death complicated, authorities said. Eloi Vasquez, 19, was hit by a car on eastbound...
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Free agent running back Stevan Ridley visiting Dolphins

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) Free agent running back Stevan Ridley is visiting the Miami Dolphins, who are in the market for a backup to Lamar Miller. Ridley is recovering from ACL knee surgery and was limited to six games last year with the Patriots. His best season was in 2012, when he ran for 1,263 yards and 12 touchdowns. The Patriots took him in the third round of the 2011 draft. Miller...
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AP Source: Vols agree to hire former Texas coach Rick Barnes

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A person familiar with the situation says Tennessee has reached an agreement to hire former Texas coach Rick Barnes as its next men's basketball coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press Tuesday on condition of anonymity because the hiring hasn't been announced. Barnes went 402-180 at Texas and reached the NCAA Tournament in 16 of his 17 seasons, including...
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Patriots owner Kraft takes stand at Hernandez trial

FALL RIVER, Mass. -- New England Patriots team owner Robert Kraft has taken the stand in the murder trial of his former player Aaron Hernandez. Kraft was called to testify Tuesday morning by the prosecution. Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to murder in the June 17, 2013, killing of Odin Lloyd, who was dating the sister of Hernandez's fiancée. Kraft was sworn in and asked about...
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Hawk-Eye goal-line technology headed for Women's World Cup

ZURICH (AP) FIFA says it will use Hawk-Eye to rule on goal-line decisions at the Women's World Cup in Canada. The British camera-based system to track the ball's position is already used in the Premier League. It was developed in tennis and cricket. FIFA says Hawk-Eye will first be tested at the six stadiums staging the 24-team women's tournament from June 6-July 5. Hawk-Eye was...
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Mickelson, Lewis in campaign to highlight women executives

Stacy Lewis hit one of the most significant drives of her career, and it really didn't matter where it landed. It's what it shattered. Lewis and Phil Mickelson, who have endorsement deals with the accounting firm KPMG, are taking part in a media campaign aimed at the advancement and empowerment of female executives. The campaign began Tuesday and will run through the KPMG Women's...
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Shaq burns both Lakers and Clippers during Justin Bieber roast

The various celebrities who took turns roasting the "King Joffrey of pop" on Comedy Central did not pull any punches and that included Shaquille O'Neal, who used his time to dis both the struggling Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers. Actually O'Neal's dig at his former team was simultaneously a shot at the roasters, which included Kevin Hart, Martha Stewart, Snoop Dogg...
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Davis Cup organizers weighing up 5th-set tiebreakers

LONDON (AP) Davis Cup organizers are considering whether to introduce a fifth-set tiebreaker. The International Tennis Federation says the rule change is being discussed by the Davis Cup committee. No timeline was given for when a decision would be reached. Leonardo Mayer of Argentina and Joao Souza of Brazil were involved in the longest Davis Cup singles match ever this month....
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Martin-Oguike gets extra year of eligibility after false rape claim

Temple defensive lineman Praise Martin-Oguike, who was exonerated after being accused of raping a woman in his dorm in 2012, was given an extra year of eligibility by the NCAA on Tuesday. Martin-Oguike was suspended indefinitely by the Owls when the allegations were filed and missed the entire 2013 season. He was reinstated by the school in January 2014 and will now see his eligibility...
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San Antonio Spurs at Miami Heat game preview

Kawhi Leonard and the surging San Antonio Spurs have all but wrapped up a Western Conference playoff spot with April just around the corner. While things are much more up in the air in the East, Dwyane Wade and the injury-plagued Miami Heat control their own destiny. San Antonio looks to inch closer to a playoff berth Tuesday night when it visits Miami for the first time since last...
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Tampa Bay Lightning at Toronto Maple Leafs game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE STARTS AT 7 P.M. The Tampa Bay Lightning are headed to the playoffs, but they're looking for a bigger prize before getting there. The Lightning look to move atop the Eastern Conference on Tuesday night against a Toronto Maple Leafs team that's coming off a rare victory. Tampa Bay (47-23-7) clinched a playoff berth by beating Montreal 5-3 on Monday...
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