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AP Top Sports News At 3:22 a.m. EDT

At Boston Marathon, a chance to finally finish
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Just one tiny misstep at mile 15 of the Boston Marathon last spring ruined any chance of amputee runner Jeff Glasbrenner breaking four hours....

Boston police safely blow up suspicious backpacks
BOSTON (AP) -- Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's resilience in the face of a terror attack....

Obama has silent moment for Boston bombing
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is paying tribute to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing on its first anniversary with a moment of silence in the Oval Office....

MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut
NEW YORK (AP) -- Marking the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier, the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades....

A look at the NBA playoff picture
A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with one day remaining in the regular season:...

Clippers beat Nuggets 117-105 for record 57th win
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Blake Griffin won't be playing in Portland, regardless of whether his 16th technical of the season is rescinded....

More former players sue NHL regarding concussions
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Another group of former NHL players has joined the fight for compensation for head injuries they say they incurred while playing, while at the same time targeting the violence of the game that they believe brought about those injuries....

Sharper challenges his no-bail status in Arizona
PHOENIX (AP) -- A judge in Phoenix will hold a hearing Wednesday in which lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will challenge the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women in Arizona....

Donaldson, A's rally in 11th to beat Angels again
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Even after every momentum swing, dramatic hit and terrible relief performance in an 11-inning game, the Oakland Athletics still were unshakably confident somebody would pull them through....

AP PHOTOS: Hikers take to mountains for winter fix
MOUNT ADAMS, N.H. (AP) -- Joe Murdzek was leading a group of friends when he encountered a short, steep snowfield about a mile and a half below the summit of Mount Adams, the Northeast's second-loftiest peak....

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