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Aaron Hernandez's Brain Will Be Donated To CTE Research

Aaron Hernandez's Brain Will Be Donated To CTE Research

The medical examiner released Hernandez's body to a funeral home on Thursday but didn't include the brain. "No one is going to stand in the way of the family's wishes for Boston University to have Aar...

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F1 Chinese GP: Ferrari got even quicker in China - Hamilton

April. 10 (ANI): Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has predicted that his fight with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel at the Bahrain Grand Prix will be "one of the closest". "It really is great to wi...

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Dispute emerges over release of ex-NFL star Hernandez's brain

Dispute emerges over release of ex-NFL star Hernandez's brain

Hernandez hanged himself utilizing a bedsheet that he attached to his cell window", read the statement . If Hernandez is found to have had the disease, the diagnosis could be used to help apply ...

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National Basketball Association highlights: Thunder beats Rockets

National Basketball Association highlights: Thunder beats Rockets

This makes two consecutive playoff games where Westbrook scored a triple-double. Russell Westbrook was a selfish ball hog in the 4th quarter of Game 2 in Houston, shooting 4-of-18 with two air b...

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Jurgen Klopp: Transfer targets excited at joining Liverpool

We don't usually talk about these sort of things but in this particular case I think we can. However, this summer could be seen as a real opportunity to bring in what they need and go from strength to...

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Rajon Rondo could miss rest of National Basketball Association playoffs with thumb fracture

Join The Roar for a live blog of the match, starting from 9am AEST. They're carrying themselves with the same poise that head coach Brad Stevens, now just 2-10 in the playoffs, usually displays on...

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Is Isaiah Thomas playing in Game 2?

Is Isaiah Thomas playing in Game 2?

This is a team that expected to be riding a big wave of momentum. There's empathy in the Celtics' locker room. "That's how you win games, when it's a whole team involved". While Butler may be hard...

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Jazz rule out Rudy Gobert for Game 3 against Clippers

Jazz rule out Rudy Gobert for Game 3 against Clippers

Jordan finished with 18 points and 15 rebounds, and Chris Paul added 21 points and 10 assists for the Clippers, who crushed the Jazz in the paint, 60-38. Paul did not keep his peace about one thing, t...

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Former Giro victor Scarponi dies after being hit by a van

Former Giro victor Scarponi dies after being hit by a van

Scarponi, who won the opening stage of the Tour of the Alps last week, leaves behind a wife and two young children. Scarponi won the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's Grand Tours, in 2011 after the ti...

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Lawyer: Medical examiner has not released Aaron Hernandez's brain

Lawyer: Medical examiner has not released Aaron Hernandez's brain

Nields performed an autopsy on the former New England Patriots tight end, who was found hanging from a bed sheet in his cell at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center shortly after 3 a.m. The contents o...

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Canadiens 'excited' at win-or-go-home game vs Rangers

Canadiens 'excited' at win-or-go-home game vs Rangers

A decision on Alexei Emelin's playing status will come following the pre-game warmup tonight ahead of Game 5. "The thing is, we're trying to take care of Hankie (Lundqvist)". While outside chatter o...

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World No 2 tennis player Serena Williams confirms her pregnancy

World No 2 tennis player Serena Williams confirms her pregnancy

Serena Williams posted a sideways picture of hers in a yellow bathing suit with what appeared to be a baby bump. Williams' spokeswoman, Kelly Bush Novak , ended any doubts in an email to the Asso...

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Ducks rest up and await victor of Oilers-Sharks

A glove save by Andersen on Kuznetsov in the first period was among the netminder's better saves of the series. Even after their 5-4 loss in Game 4 to tie the series at two games each, there is no i...

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IPL 2017, RCB vs RPS: It's Kohli vs Dhoni in warm Bengaluru

But after the end of the brilliant spell from Badree, Mumbai's seasoned all-rounder Pollard (70 off 47) kept his side afloat with a defiant knock. The RCB debutant had done his job with a four-wicke...

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Juventus showed they are built to win the Champions League - Del Piero

Juventus showed they are built to win the Champions League - Del Piero

Juventus will be without midfielder Sami Khedira for the first leg of the semifinals for accumulated bookings after he earned a yellow for fouling Suarez. Rule nothing out, but this one would be even...

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Adrien Broner arrested in bullet-riddled vehicle

Adrien Broner arrested in bullet-riddled vehicle

According to Jennifer Baker of Fox19 (h/t USA Today ), Broner was pulled over in a vehicle that was riddled with approximately eight bullet holes. They tried to kill me, man and y'all gonna arrest me...

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Raptors' Kyle Lowry bounces back in Game 2 victory

Casey said it's not just Lowry he needs to be more aggressive and forceful in everything he does in the game. To be honest, I think any of these options are equally likely at this point, and this ...

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Atletico have edge in Champions League semis - Buffon

Atletico have edge in Champions League semis - Buffon

Quite surprisingly, Lionel Messi side was restricted to one shot on target earlier today. If they avoid each other in the semi-final, then Real Madrid could play Atletico in a repeat of last year'...

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Man City's Jesus in line for Wembley return against Arsenal

Jesus, 20, made a big impact after joining City from Palmeiras in January, hitting three goals in five appearances and briefly displacing top scorer Sergio Aguero from the team. Guardiola said: "The p...

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Ovechkin returns to ice after scary hit

Ovechkin returns to ice after scary hit

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russian Federation, is helped off the ice by a trainer and Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, after he was injured during the first period of ...

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Rangers hang on to even series with Habs 2-2

Rangers hang on to even series with Habs 2-2

Henrik Lundqvist has been a standout for the Rangers in the series , but he can't do it alone. The first-round matchup is now tied 2-2, effectively creating a three-game series for a spot in th...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic retires: Man Utd striker to end career after injury

Zlatan Ibrahimovic retires: Man Utd striker to end career after injury

Players are playing through knocks, and Mourinho also has a real problem at center back with Marcos Rojo also getting injured on Saturday to likely join fellow defenders Phil Jones and Chris Smalling ...

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Mourinho: Manchester United in trouble after Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries

Mourinho: Manchester United in trouble after Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries

The injury to Ibrahimovic is not the only concern for the United manager as he looks to secure a place in next season's Champions League. While man-of-the-match and match-winner Rashford earned man...

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Chris Sale strikes out 12 in first win for Red Sox

Now he joins Martinez in 1998 as the only Red Sox pitchers since 1913 to pitch at least seven innings, give up no more than two runs and strike out at least seven batters in his first three games ...

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Westbrook breaks triple-double record, hits winning shot

Russell Westbrook has checked off every box in his landmark season. Rockets guard James Harden and Thunder guard Russell Westbrook has gone back and forth in taking the Maurice Podoloff T...

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Raptors Claw Back Into Series

The storylines were eerily similar. They also shot far better from three-point range in Game 2 - their 14 threes were a franchise playoff record. He had laid a four-point, 2-for-11 egg in the Game 1...

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Even Rockets' Mike D'Antoni compelled by Harden-Westbrook matchup

I don't know why that last one is any different than what it goes against, but in this race it very much clashes. Westbrook doesn't want to talk about the triple-doubles, but they are a critical com...

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Aaron Hernandez's attorney plans to sue for negligence around his death

Prosecutors in Worcester County, Massachusetts, confirmed the death of former National Football League player Aaron Hernandez as suicide. Just five days before he died, Aaron had been acquitted of the...

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Pats face Chiefs in National Football League season kickoff

Here are some of the highlights broken down by when the matchups will be taking place. The Packers open their season at home against the Seattle Seahawks on September 10. After meeting with Drew B...

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Mauricio Pochettino demands victories so Tottenham can pounce if Chelsea falter

Mauricio Pochettino demands victories so Tottenham can pounce if Chelsea falter

Spurs remain reliant on Chelsea dropping further points, which Pochettino acknowledged, but the manager was again encouraged that they are giving the title favourites so small a margin for error. "He ...

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