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Paterno's son calls 1976 allegation about father 'bunk'
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Joe Paterno's son said Friday that an allegation made by insurers that a boy told the longtime Penn State University football coach in 1976 that he had been molested by former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is "bunk."...

Doctor auctions Jordan's '92 Olympic shoes, Dream Team ball
As the team physician for the Dream Team, Dr. David Fischer was up close with the most star-studded team ever assembled as they rolled through the Barcelona Olympics in 1992....

Series tied 2-2 as Predators beat Sharks 4-3 in triple OT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Mike Fisher ended his own personal playoff drought with his first overtime goal in 12 years, giving the exhausted Nashville Predators plenty to celebrate....

Carroll scores 21, Raptors beat Heat in OT to tie series
TORONTO (AP) -- This time, overtime went the way of the Toronto Raptors....

Rea takes no-hit bid into 7th; Padres beat Mets 5-3
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The shift helped keep Colin Rea's no-hit bid going into the seventh inning, and then a shift cost the right-hander a chance at the San Diego Padres' ever-elusive gem....

Manziel silent outside court after hearing in domestic case
DALLAS (AP) -- Johnny Manziel waded through a crowd of reporters after his first court appearance in a domestic violence case Thursday, ignoring questions and even an autograph request....

Beast Mode goes silent as Seattle puts Lynch on retired list
RENTON, Wash. (AP) -- Beast Mode is in retirement mode....

Column: Up next for Leicester: "Multiple traps," coach warns
PARIS (AP) -- Claudio Ranieri and his Leicester players should cherish the moment of lifting the Premier League trophy. Because the histories of other modest clubs that surpassed themselves suggest that the fortunes of the odds-beating Foxes could plunge sharply from here....

Middlesbrough, Brighton set for richest-ever game in soccer
It's one game, with about $250 million riding on it....

Murray and Nadal to meet in Madrid Open semifinals
MADRID (AP) -- Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal will meet again in the semifinals of the Madrid Open on Saturday, a rematch of last year's final won by the British player....

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