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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.

Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura throws during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Royals rout Giants 10-0 to force Game 7 in Series

Yordano Ventura allowed three hits over seven innings for his first Series win

New Orleans Saints cornerback Champ Bailey before an NFL preseason football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Indianapolis, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.

Bailey calls it a career after 15 years in NFL

Champ Bailey has decided to retire after a 15-year NFL career that included 12 Pro Bowl berths, a record for a cornerback.

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Fantasy football facts to make you think

WATCH: Here are 11 little known facts about fantasy football.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Oct. 28.

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NBA welcomes more international players than ever

A record 101 international players from 37 countries and territories are on opening night rosters.

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McCoy leads Redskins past Cowboys in OT

Replacement QB Colt McCoy overcame a limping Tony Romo to lift the Washington Redskins to a 20-17 overtime victory.

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Royals return home for last shot at fairytale ending

The World Series heads back to Kansas City tonight and the Royals hope that familiarity will revive their Cinderella story.

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Former NBA star Mookie Blaylock sentenced in vehicular homicide

Mookie Blaylock will spend seven years in prison for killing a woman in a head-on traffic crash last year.

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 27

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A look at some of the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Wildcats beat Aztecs 61-59 for Maui title

Arizona head coach Sean Miller speaks during a news conference at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Wednesday, March 26, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Arizona is scheduled to play San Diego State on Thursday in a regional semifinal.

Stanley Johnson had 18 points and nine rebounds, helping No. 3 Arizona gut out a 61-59 victory over No. 15 San Diego State on for its second Maui Invitational title.

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Wiltjer leads No. 10 Gonzaga past Georgia

Gonzaga’s mascot

Kyle Wiltjer scored a career-high 32 points and No. 10 Gonzaga beat Georgia on Wednesday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off semifinals.

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Trail Blazers win 9th in a row, top Hornets

Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) celebrates after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 105-99.

Wesley Matthews scored 28 points, and the Trail Blazers defeated the Hornets on Wednesday night for their ninth consecutive victory.

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EWU’s Vernon Adams Jr. is Big Sky Offensive Player of the Year

Courtesy of Eastern Washington University

Junior quarterback joined on first team by five other Eagles -- Cooper Kupp, Ronnie Hamlin, Tevin McDonald, Jake Rodgers and Aaron Neary -- as Eagles earn a total of 25 All-Big Sky honors