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FILE - In this May 20, 2019, file photo, New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate makes a catch during an NFL football practice in East Rutherford, N.J. Golden Tate has had the appeal of his four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL's policy on performance enhancers turned down. The decision by an independent arbiter was announced Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, and means the 10-year-veteran will miss the first four games of the regular season, starting with Dallas on Sept. 8. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger, File)
August 13, 2019 - 7:59 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate has had the appeal of his four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL's policy on performance enhancers turned down. The decision by an independent arbiter was announced Tuesday and means the 10-year-veteran will miss the...
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In this Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, photo, Ohio State defensive lineman Robert Landers (67) celebrates his sack on Michigan quarterback Shea Patterson (2) in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Columbus, Ohio. Robert Landers struggles with mental illness, and he doesn’t care who knows it. In fact, he wants more people to know it. He took to Twitter in the aftermath of the mass shooting in his hometown of Dayton to make his struggle public, understanding that survivors of the shooting and others may have issues to contend with. (Marvin Fong/The Plain Dealer via AP)
August 12, 2019 - 12:53 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State defensive tackle Robert Landers struggles with mental illness, and he doesn't care who knows it. In fact, he wants more people to be aware of it. The mass shooting in his hometown of Dayton, Ohio, rattled him enough that he decided it was time to speak out. The...
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Seattle Storm forward Alysha Clark, right, passes as New York Liberty guard Kia Nurse, left, and center Tina Charles,center, defend during the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
August 11, 2019 - 11:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Storm guard Alysha Clark makes her biggest assists off the basketball court, at Seattle's Children's Hospital. Through an annual drive, she has donated over 10,000 toys to the hospital, including over 2,000 this year. This year she wanted to do more. Clark remembered a conversation...
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FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2018, file photo, Liz Cambage, of Australia, left, drives to the basket as Brittney Griner, of the United States, tries to block her during the women's basketball World Cup final match between Australia and the U.S.A. in Tenerife, Spain. Las Vegas Aces All-Star Liz Cambage was all smiles heading into Sunday's game against the Connecticut Sun. From pre-game warmups, to the opening tip, to the end of a 21-point, 12-rebound performance in the Aces' 89-81 victory, nobody would have guessed she's been dealing with mental health issues for roughly half her life. (AP Photo/Andres Gutierrez, File)
August 11, 2019 - 7:48 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas Aces All-Star Liz Cambage was all smiles heading into Sunday's game against the Connecticut Sun. From pre-game warmups, to the opening tip, to the end of a 21-point, 12-rebound performance in the Aces' 89-81 victory, nobody would have guessed she's been dealing with...
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FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2018, file photo, Liz Cambage, of Australia, left, drives to the basket as Brittney Griner, of the United States, tries to block her during the women's basketball World Cup final match between Australia and the U.S.A. in Tenerife, Spain. Las Vegas Aces All-Star Liz Cambage was all smiles heading into Sunday's game against the Connecticut Sun. From pre-game warmups, to the opening tip, to the end of a 21-point, 12-rebound performance in the Aces' 89-81 victory, nobody would have guessed she's been dealing with mental health issues for roughly half her life. (AP Photo/Andres Gutierrez, File)
August 11, 2019 - 7:31 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas Aces All-Star Liz Cambage was all smiles heading into Sunday's game against the Connecticut Sun. From pre-game warmups, to the opening tip, to the end of a 21-point, 12-rebound performance in the Aces' 89-81 victory, nobody would have guessed she's been dealing with...
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August 07, 2019 - 7:08 pm
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona sophomore guard Brandon Williams will miss the basketball season after undergoing surgery on his right knee. Wildcats coach Sean Miller said Wednesday that news of Williams' season-ending surgery "is beyond disheartening." Williams has had issues with the knee since...
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FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, Jovan Dewitt, Nebraska football outside linebackers and special teams coach, is introduced to fans at halftime of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa, in Lincoln, Neb. Dewitt’s happy place is on the practice field, and he’s never appreciated being there as much as he does now. Dewitt is back at his job as Nebraska’s outside linebackers coach and special teams coordinator following intense treatments for throat cancer that caused him to lost 102 pounds and zapped most of his energy. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
August 06, 2019 - 3:22 pm
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Jovan Dewitt's happy place is on the practice field, and he's never appreciated being there as much as he does now. Dewitt has returned to his job as Nebraska's outside linebackers coach and special teams coordinator following intense treatments for throat cancer that caused...
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FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2009, file photo, Philadelphia Phillies' Pedro Martinez looks at his ball after giving up a two-run home run to New York Yankees' Hideki Matsui during the second inning of Game 6 of the Major League Baseball World Series in New York. The Phillies lost to the New York Yankees in six games and Martinez went 0-2 in two starts against the Yankees with a 6.30 ERA _ but has long said he was sick in his Game 6 start at Yankee Stadium and always wished he could have that one back. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
August 05, 2019 - 4:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pedro Martinez had signed his autograph on the sweet spot of the baseball when he grabbed it by the seams and pointed out that his middle and pointer fingers should not have been touching on the ball. The Hall of Fame pitcher used the demonstration to show why he believes the...
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FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2012, file photo, Nick Buoniconti, former Miami Dolphins player and member of the 1972 undefeated team, in introduced during the half time show of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Miami. Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti, an undersized overachiever who helped lead the Miami Dolphins to the NFL's only perfect season, has died at the age of 78. Bruce Bobbins, a spokesman for the Buoniconti family, said he died Tuesday, July 30, 2019, in Bridgehampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, FIle)
July 31, 2019 - 2:15 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti, an undersized overachiever who helped lead the Miami Dolphins to the NFL's only perfect season and became a leader in the effort to cure paralysis, has died. He was 78. Buoniconti died Tuesday in Bridgehampton, New York, said...
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FILE - In a Tuesday, June 4, 2019 file photo, New York Giants' Golden Tate runs a drill during an NFL football minicamp at the team's training facility, in East Rutherford, N.J. Tate has been suspended for four games for using a drug prescribed for fertility planning. The 10-year veteran, who signed with the Giants in March as a free agent, announced the suspension in a Twitter post Saturday, July 27, 2019. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
July 27, 2019 - 1:54 pm
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate has been suspended for four games for using a drug prescribed for fertility planning. The 10-year veteran, who signed with the Giants in March as a free agent, announced the suspension in a Twitter post Saturday. He said he...
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