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AP Top Sports News at 5:42 a.m. EDT

Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay clean
DALLAS (AP) -- An attorney handling Johnny Manziel's domestic violence case expressed doubts about the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's ability to stay clean and said he was given a receipt that shows Manziel may have spent more than $1,000 at a drug paraphernalia store just 15 hours after he was involved in a hit-and-run crash, according to a lengthy text message accidentally sent to The Associated Press....

Arizona-born Matthews goes 1st in NHL draft; Finns follow
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- On the heels of the NHL expanding into Las Vegas, the Toronto Maple Leafs pinned their future on Arizona-raised center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft....

Briles officially out at Baylor after sexual assault scandal
WACO, Texas (AP) -- Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university's handling of sexual assault complaints against football players which led school regents to suspend the coach "with intent to terminate."...

Doubling Up: Boudia keeps chase of 2nd gold in perspective
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- David Boudia could spend this summer doubling up on the diving world....

Experts: weak launch in Britain for DraftKings
BOSTON (AP) -- A bid to grow daily fantasy sports overseas doesn't appear to be gaining much traction as the industry fights for survival on its home front....

Simone Biles on top again at US gymnastics championships
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- When U.S. women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi met with Simone Biles to map out the three-time world gymnastics champion's schedule, one designed to keep Biles fresh heading into the Olympics, it was the equivalent of pulling up to an intersection in a Ferrari and letting it idle when the light turned green....

Doping on everyone's mind heading into US swimming trials
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Elizabeth Beisel tilted her head, grimaced a bit and pondered the question: Does she think the Olympic swimming competition will be clean in Rio?...

World doping watchdog shuts down Rio Olympic laboratory
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Just weeks before the Olympic Games open in Rio de Janeiro, the city's accredited anti-doping laboratory has been stopped from conducting tests....

Iceland takes on England, the team it's cheered from afar
NICE, France (AP) -- Brought up on a regular supply of the Premier League, Iceland's players are used to cheering on England at major soccer tournaments....

LEADING OFF: Reyes return to New York? Garza boosts Brewers
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