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The Galveston County Daily News : Sports

November 20, 2014

Sports

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King's World Team Tennis hits 40th anniversary

NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King's tennis league will celebrate its 40th anniversary this summer, featuring players Venus Williams, Andy Roddick and Martina Hingis.

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NBA union head: Taylor suspension violates CBA
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:02 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The executive director of the NBA Players Association said Thursday the suspension given to Charlotte's Jeffery Taylor by Commissioner Adam Silver is "excessive, without precedent and a violation of the Collective Bargaining Agreement."

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NFL to relocate Bills home game against Jets
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:02 pm

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A severe snowstorm has forced the Buffalo Bills to leave town to play their home game against the New York Jets this weekend.

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Two-platoon system thriving for No. 1 Kentucky
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:02 pm

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Whether top-ranked Kentucky could beat the NBA's winless Philadelphia 76ers isn't the point for a squad looking strong enough to beat everybody else in college basketball.

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Crew finds 150-ton boulder likely left by glacier
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:03 pm

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Workers digging an underground garage for a new hotel in Everett, Washington, recently struck something big about 30 feet below the surface.

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Fighter War Machine pleads not guilty in Vegas
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:02 pm

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A mixed martial arts fighter who legally changed his name to War Machine pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges that could get him life in a Nevada prison without parole for allegedly trying to kill his porn actress ex-girlfriend and her friend in Las Vegas.

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Ivy title at stake for Harvard, Yale in The Game
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:02 pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Beating Yale year after year has its advantages, but Harvard defensive back Norman Hayes still felt as if he were missing something.

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Lewis in range of big prize at Tour Championship
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:02 pm

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Stacy Lewis was three shots out of the lead Thursday and one step closer to the largest payoff in women's golf at the CME Group Tour Championship.

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Manfred given 5-year term as baseball commissioner
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 8:02 pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Praising the transition as quick and orderly, Bud Selig announced Thursday that baseball owners unanimously approved a five-year term for Rob Manfred, who will succeed the longtime commissioner early next year.

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