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Luol Deng staying with Heat, opts-in for $10.1 million

Luol Deng has elected to stay with the Miami Heat next season, using his opt-in clause on a $10.1 million deal.

Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan celebrates after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Kentucky Saturday, April 4, 2015, in Indianapolis. Wisconsin won 71-64.

Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan to retire after next season

Ryan has coached the Badgers for 14 years. He led them to the Final Four in each of the past two seasons.

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Wimbledon gates swing open in bright sunshine

The All England Club gates swung open a week later than usual for the start of the 129th Wimbledon Championships.

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WATCH: Matz makes big debut with Mets

Welcome to the big leagues: Steven Matz drove in four runs on three hits and tossed 7 2/3 strong innings to earn the win in his debut.

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AP Source: LeBron opts out, Heat dropping Beasley

LeBron James will be a free agent on July 1.

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FIFA scandal to get Hollywood treatment

Actor-director Ben Affleck will help produce a film about the corruption scandal that has rocked world soccer.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here’s a look at some of today’s big sports stories, Monday June 29. MEET THE MATZ, MEET THE MATZ New…

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Sunday Night Baseball on KPUG: Cards complete sweep of Cubs

The St. Louis Cardinals hit a season-high six doubles to sweep the Chicago Cubs with a 4-1 victory Sunday night that extending their winning streak to six games.

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Kyle Busch grabs 1st win of season at Sonoma

Kyle Busch's comeback now includes a victory — a mere five races after he returned from serious injuries suffered the season-opening weekend.

Bubba Watson of the US speaks during a press conference ahead of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Tuesday July 15, 2014. The British Open Golf championship starts Thursday July 17.

Bubba Watson wins Travelers Championship on 2nd playoff hole

Bubba Watson made an 8-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole Sunday to outlast Paul Casey and win the Travelers Championship for the seco

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James answers a question during a press conference for basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Wednesday, June 10, 2015. The Cavaliers lead the Warriors 2-1 in the best-of-seven games series. Game 4 is scheduled for Thursday.

AP Source: LeBron James bypasses option, becomes free agent

A person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that LeBron James will not exercise a $21.6 million option on his contract, making him a free agent on July 1.

John Isner of U.S., bottom plays a return to Daniel Smethurst of Britain on court three during their first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

David Ferrer withdraws from Wimbledon with wrist injury

Ferrer had been scheduled to face British wild-card entry James Ward in the first round.

Carli Lloyd celebrates after scoring the go ahead and eventually winning goal in the United States 1-0 win over China in the Women's World Cup quarterfinals.

US defeats China 1-0, plays Germany in World Cup semifinals

Carli Lloyd scored in the 51st minute, and the United States beat China 1-0 Friday night to reach a semifinal against Germany at the Women's World Cup.

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No surprise: Connor McDavid goes No. 1 in NHL draft

McDavid becomes the fourth No. 1 pick heading to Edmonton in the last six drafts. None of the other three have experienced the NHL playoffs.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's major sporting events.

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New Laker Larry Nance Jr. sent critical tweet about Kobe two years ago, GM didn’t know

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers chose Larry Nance Jr. with the 27th overall pick in the…

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Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston: ‘I’m moving forward’

Buccaneers rookie quarterback Jameis Winston knows he'll never escape scrutiny following multiple off-field incidents in college, but he's trying to "be a better person" as he embarks on his NFL career.

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American women look to advance to semifinals

The Americans will be missing midfielders Megan Rapinoe and Lauren Holiday, suspended because of yellow card accumulation.

Philadlephia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg is seen during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Monday, July 21, 2014, in Philadelphia.

Ryne Sandberg resigns as Philadelphia Phillies manager

The Phillies have a 26-48 record going into a game Friday against first-place Washington. Philadelphia trails Washington by 14 1/2 games in the NL East.

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Bells win series against Pippins with 10 – 1 blow out.

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Arron Stroosma put it away in the 2nd with a bases loaded 3 run double.

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Kazmir helps A’s blank Mariners 4-0

Oakland Athletics' Scott Kazmir works against the Cleveland Indians in the first inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, in Oakland, Calif.

Scott Kazmir pitched eight sparkling innings

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Deputy’s quick reaction saves UPS driver

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Deputy Colin Bertrand used patrol car to stop runaway UPS truck

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AP Source: Blazers reach deal with Lillard, sign Ed Davis

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard

Lillard's extension is reportedly worth more than $120 million. Davis averaged 8.3 points and 7.6 rebounds in his first season with the Lakers last year.

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AP Source: Heat now among clubs meeting with Aldridge

Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge (12) reacts after making a basket while being fouled during the fourth quarter in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Houston Rockets Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Houston. The Trail Blazers won 122-120 in overtime.

The person says Heat President Pat Riley is to meet with Aldridge in Los Angeles