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Former UNLV coach Tarkanian hospitalized in Vegas

Naismith Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is hospitalized in Las Vegas, where his son says he's being treated for pneumonia.

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Howard voted US player of year for 2nd time

Goalkeeper Tim Howard has been voted the U.S. Soccer Federation's Male Athlete of the Year for the second time.

Kansas State Wildcats head coach Bill Snyder talks to the officials during an NCAA college football game against Auburn Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in Manhattan, Kan.

No. 12 Kansas State beats West Virginia

Jake Waters threw for a career-high 400 yards and a touchdown, Tyler Lockett returned a punt for a score and No. 12 Kansas State beat sloppy West Virginia 26-20 on Thursday night.

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Bills’ home game against Jets relocated to Detroit

The NFL has decided to move the Bills' home game against the New York Jets to Monday night in Detroit after a severe winter storm pounded western New York.

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NFLPA appeals Adrian Peterson’s suspension

In a letter to its player representatives and executive committee obtained by AP Press, the NFLPA calls Goodell's punishment "unprecedented, arbitrary, and unlawful" and demands an , neutral arbitrator

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Buffalo Bills: $10/hour plus tickets to help us dig out

The stadium is buried under 220,000 tons of snow and the team is scrambling to shovel it all in time for Sunday's game.

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NBA trailblazer Collins: Remember me as ‘good teammate’

Jason Collins says he wants to be remembered as a good teammate than as the first openly gay player in major American sports.

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TNF: An AFC West matchup tonight on KPUG 1170AM

The Chiefs are coming off a 24-20 win over Seattle while the win-less Raiders were dumped by the Chargers 13-6 Sunday. Coverage begins tonight at 5:00pm on KPUG 1170AM.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Nov. 20.

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NBA suspends Taylor for domestic violence

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeff Taylor was suspended after pleading guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault.

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Lawyers for NFL, players defend concussion deal

A proposed multimillion-dollar settlement for concussions sustained while playing football has been criticized for being "inadequate."

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Seattle’s media-shy Lynch fined $50K for silence

Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been fined for not speaking to reporters after Sunday's loss.

San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan (21) reacts to a foul call in the second half during an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks, Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, in Dallas.

Spurs top LeBron again

Tim Duncan and Boris Diaw scored 19 points apiece and the San Antonio Spurs beat Cleveland for the 10th straight time

Sue Radka helps shovel out a friends driveway on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Lancaster, N.Y. Lake-effect snow pummeled areas around Buffalo for a second straight day, leaving residents stuck in their homes as officials tried to clear massive snow mounds with another storm looming.

Bills unsure stadium can be cleared of snow by Sunday kickoff

The Buffalo Bills are looking for anyone with a snow shovel and plenty of spare time.

Brooklyn Nets' Jason Collins during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks Saturday, March 1, 2014, in Milwaukee.

Collins, NBA’s 1st openly gay player, to retire

Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player, announced his retirement on Wednesday.

Miami Marlins baseball team owner Jeffrey Loria, left, smiles as he watches Giancarlo Stanton sign his record $325 million, 13-year contract at a news conference Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Miami. The contract is the most lucrative for an American athlete and the longest in baseball history.

Stanton signs record $325M deal at news conference

Giancarlo Stanton has signed his record $325 million, 13-year contract with the Miami Marlins at a news conference formally announcing the deal.

Cleveland Browns running back Ben Tate (44) runs during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in Cleveland. Cleveland won 23-13.

Vikings claim running back Ben Tate off waivers

The Minnesota Vikings have claimed running back Ben Tate off waivers from the Cleveland Browns.

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Jason Collins, first openly gay NBA player, retires

Collins, a 7-foot defensive specialist, played for six teams during his 13-year NBA career.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Nov. 19.

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Tide takes top spot

The Tide has turned in the latest College Football Playoff ranking.

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It’s gonna cost more to rent at Redbox

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Prices for renting movies and video games will increase starting next week.

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Grand jury reaches decision in Michael Brown shooting

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An announcement on whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is expected this afternoon.

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AP Source: Seager, M’s agree on $100M, 7-year deal

Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager hits a three-run go-ahead home run in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers, Sunday, April 27, 2014, in Seattle.

SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Seager has cashed in on the best season of his young career, becoming the third Seattle…

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FSU remains No. 1

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Florida State remains No. 1 with Alabama No. 2, Oregon third and Mississippi State fourth.

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Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

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Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.