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Adidas offers to help eliminate Native American mascots

The athletic shoe and apparel maker said Thursday it will provide free design resources to schools looking to shelve Native American mascots, nicknames, imagery or symbolism.


Harvey, Fielder earn Comeback Player of the Year awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets pitcher Matt Harvey has won the NL Comeback Player of the Year award and Rangers…


Nationals introduce Dusty Baker as manager

At 66, he's now the second-oldest skipper in the majors behind only the Mets' Terry Collins, and Baker clearly relished every moment Thursday.


Detroit Lions fire president Tom Lewand and GM Martin Mayhew

The Lions are an NFC-worst 1-7 under second-year coach Jim Caldwell, whose staff was not affected by the changes

Browns at Bengals Thursday

TNF: Bengals look to stay unbeaten with match-up vs. Browns on KPUG

You can hear tonight's game on KPUG 1170AM beginning at 5:00pm with a 5:25pm scheduled kick-off.


No rape charge for NHL star Patrick Kane

Patrick Kane, a three-time Stanley Cup champion with the Blackhawks, had been accused of raping a woman in his offseason home in the Buffalo suburb of Hamburg early on Aug. 2.


Serena Williams channels inner superhero

The tennis champion is the women's world number one and is known for her strength and agility on the court, so when a man ran off with her cell phone while she dined out at a Chinese restaurant, the 34-year-old didn't hesitate to leap into action.


Belgium top FIFA world rankings for first time

Chile moved up four places to fifth to also reach their highest position, while Austria improved one place to a best ever tenth place.


PREVIEW: PGA Sanderson Farms Championship

The Country Club of Jackson in Mississippi will play host to the Sanderson Farms Championship, a tournament known for its breakthrough victors.


Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Nov. 5.


Atlanta, Santa Clara, New Orleans to host college title game

Each of the first six championship games will be held in different states.


Oilers’ McDavid out “months” with broken left clavicle

Chiarelli says McDavid will require surgery after breaking his collarbone in Tuesday night's 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.


49ers make QB change from Kaepernick to Gabbert

Jim Tomsula did not commit to a long-term change, saying only that Gabbert will start this week against the Falcons. The 49ers have a bye next week and then travel to Seattle on Nov. 2


Mets GM Sandy Alderson briefly collapses during news conference

Alderson was speaking with reporters Wednesday in the Citi Field interview room when he stopped in mid-sentence and he began to fall. People grabbed him before he landed on the riser.


Manziel to start for injured McCown against unbeaten Bengals

Johnny Manziel will start Thursday night's game against the Cincinnati Bengals, who treated him so rudely as a rookie on the road last year and now get him on their home turf.


More details released about new Red Wings hockey arena

The $95 million arena is set to open in 2017.


Fans pack KC for Royals rally

Welcome to #CrownTown.


Clemson, Ohio State among top playoff rankings.

The first College Football Playoff selection committee rankings are out.


Titans sack Whisenhunt

The Titans lost 20-6 to the Houston Texans on Sunday, their sixth straight defeat.


Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Nov. 4.

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