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Derrick Rose Won’t Rule Out Playoffs Return

Bulls guard Derrick Rose said Thursday he won’t close the door on returning for the playoffs if his surgically repaired knee is up to it. “If I’m healthy and the situation is right, I’m going to be back playing,”

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Jonathan Martin, Ted Wells To Meet Again

Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Jonathan Martin met Thursday in Los Angeles with NFL special investigator Ted Wells for a second round of questioning about the team’s bullying scandal, a person familiar with the situation told the Associated Press. Martin

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Avalanche Goalie Varlamov Kept In For Eight Goals

The onslaught finally ended at eight goals. The Colorado Avalanche got to within one goal of the Edmonton Oilers at one point in the second period and then fell apart, particularly in the third, in an 8-2 loss to

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Andre Johnson Continues His Assault On The Record Books

As the Texans pile up the losses, receiver Andre Johnson piles up the numbers. The man who several weeks ago seemed to be lukewarm about remaining in Houston continues to give Houstonians a glimpse at one of the all-time

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Brandon Marshall: I Absolutely Hate Playing Against Brandon Carr

It didn’t work out well for the Giants a couple of weeks ago, but Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall is doing some talking ahead of Monday’s matchup with the Cowboys. The difference is that Marshall isn’t saying anything that

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UCF Clinches First BCS Bid With Louisville Win

ORLANDO, Fla. — No. 16 UCF qualified for the school’s first BCS bid with No. 19 Louisville’s victory over Cincinnati on Thursday night. The Knights wrapped up at least a share of the first American Athletic Conference championship last

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Rafael Furcal Agrees To Terms With Marlins

Rafael Furcal will try to make his comeback from elbow surgery with the Miami Marlins. The free-agent infielder and the Marlins have agreed to terms on a contract, two people familiar with the situation said Thursday. Both people confirmed

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Kobe Bryant Hopes To Face Raptors On Sunday

Kobe Bryant continues to hone in his aim toward a return date after spending nearly eight months sidelined following Achilles surgery. The Los Angeles Lakers’ home game against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday is his latest target. “I’m trying,”

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Adrian Peterson Muses About Playing In Texas

It’s starting. As the prime years of running back Adrian Peterson’s begin to evaporate, the future Hall of Famer is thinking about the possibility of finishing his career in his home state of Texas. We know that he’s thinking

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Jets Will Start Milliner Again This Week, And He Might Finish

The up-and-down (largely down) rookie season of Jets cornerback Dee Milliner took another turn last week, when he was benched after missing a tackle on Mike Wallace that turned into a touchdown. That raised the question of whether he’d