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Saints take divisional lead with win over Panthers

New Orleans wrestled the top spot in the NFC South from their opponents.

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Bad bets take toll on ‘Super’ city

Over the last decade Glendale, Arizona has reinvented itself from farm town to sports Mecca.

New Orleans Saints' Drew Brees warms up before an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

TNF: Saints take over first after first road win

The 4-4 Saints piled up 375 yards to snap a seven-game losing streak on the road that dated back to last November.

Georgia running back Todd Gurley (3) celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera (52) after an NCAA college football game against Tennessee Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 35-32.

NCAA denies Georgia’s appeal of Gurley suspension

The NCAA has upheld its four-game suspension of Georgia tailback Todd Gurley.

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) brings the ball up against Maccabi Tel Aviv in the second quarter of a preseason exhibition basketball game Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Cleveland.

Knicks spoil James’ homecoming

The New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston (5) signs autographs after an NCAA college football game against Syracuse on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State beat Syracuse 59-3.

Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night.

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

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The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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NFL seeks to dismiss ex-players’ painkillers suit

The lawsuit, filed by former players, alleges teams gave them powerful painkillers to keep them on the playing field.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the biggest headlines in sports today, Thursday, Oct. 30.

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London eyes NFL team

An NFL franchise in London could generate more than $250 million a year for Britain, according to a new study.

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NBA’s Taylor pleads guilty in domestic assault

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic assault.

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Bumgarner rides to the rescue for World Series win

The Giants won their eighth World Series title and the third in five seasons.

Georgia running back Todd Gurley (3) celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera (52) after an NCAA college football game against Tennessee Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 35-32.

Georgia’s Todd Gurley suspended 4 games by NCAA

The NCAA has ruled that Georgia star running back Todd Gurley must sit out for accepting more than $3,000 for autographed memorabilia and other items over a two-year period.

Gordie Howe, center, arrives for a ceremony to retire his son Mark Howe’s No. 2 jersey, before an NHL hockey between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 in Philadelphia.

Howe’s family says his condition is guarded

Gordie Howe's family says the hockey Hall of Famer's condition remains "guarded" but his spirits are good after a significant stroke Sunday.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the Royals forcing a game 7 in the World Series, here is a look at the other…

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Spurs edge Mavs to open title defense

The San Antonio Spurs raised their championship banner, then elevated their game when it mattered.

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‘Mr. Hockey’ Gordy Howe suffers stroke

Howe, a 23-time All-Star who led Detroit to four Stanley Cup championships, retired in 1980.

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Royals force deciding game 7

The Kansas City Royals woke from their hitting slumber to rout the San Francisco Giants 10-0.

San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan (21) is defended by Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41), of Germany, during the third quarter of Game 2 of a first-round Western Conference NBA playoff basketball game in San Antonio, Monday, April 20, 2009.

NBA Season starts today

Spurs and Pelicans win their season openers.

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Maui Invitational semifinals

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Arizona guard Gabe York (1) shoots a free throw during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013.

It's an Arizona vs. San Diego State Maui Invitational final on Wednesday and you can hear on KPUG starting at 6:30pm

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Canucks’ Miller makes 20 saves, beats Devils 2-0

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Vancouver Canucks' goalie Ryan Miller (30) is congratulated by Kevin Bieksa (3) after the Canucks' victory 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues in an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in St. Louis.

Ryan Miller made 20 saves for his second shutout of the season, and the Canucks beat the Devils 2-0 on Tuesday night.

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WWU romps over Multnomah, 108-75

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Parker gets career-high 15 rebounds as Vikings roll

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WWU pulls away from San Francisco State, 76-47

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Vikings shoot 54.2 percent from floor en route to victory over SF State

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Bama, FSU, Oregon, Miss St keep playoff rankings

Alabama head coach Nick Saban seems frustrated during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Auburn in Auburn, Ala., Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.

The top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings are unchanged — Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State — heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.