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Team Penske cars wreck each other at rain-soaked Bristol

Fans brave the rain as they get a chance to look at cars before a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne) Fans brave the rain as they get a chance to look at cars before a NASCAR Sprint Cup...
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30K runners, 28,200 bananas: Boston Marathon by the numbers

Traffic crosses the newly prepared Boston Marathon finish line Thursday, April 16, 2015, on Boylston Street in Boston. The 119th Boston Marathon will be run on Monday. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) Traffic crosses the newly prepared Boston Marathon finish line Thursday, April 16, 2015,...
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Ovechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2

against the Washington Capitals goalie Philipp Grubauer, from Germany, lunges to knock the puck away during the second period of Game 2 against the New York Islanders in a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)...
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Ovechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2

against the Washington Capitals goalie Philipp Grubauer, from Germany, lunges to knock the puck away during the second period of Game 2 against the New York Islanders in a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)...
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Bryant 0 for 4 with 3 Ks in debut as Cubs lose to Padres 5-4

Baseball fans take photos as Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant bats during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Chicago, Friday, April 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) Baseball fans take photos as Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant bats during the first...
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Bryant strikes out in debut, day after free agency delayed

FILE – In this March 16, 2015, file photo, Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant signs autographs before the Cubs’ spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Peoria, Ariz. Bryant looks to be on his way to the Cubs. Multiple outlets reported Thursday...
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Masters champion Spieth shoots 9-under 62 at RBC Heritage

Jordan Spieth, right, talks with his caddie, Michael Greller, on the 17th tee during the second round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Friday, April 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton) Jordan Spieth, right, talks with his caddie, Michael...

NBA could alter schedule, but no change to playoffs, lottery

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA could extend the season by a week in 2015-16 to build in more rest for players, but there will be no changes to the playoff or draft lottery format. Commissioner Adam Silver is committed to reducing the number of times teams have to play four times...

Top prospect Kris Bryant joins Cubs for game vs Padres

FILE – In this March 16, 2015, file photo, Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant signs autographs before the Cubs’ spring training baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Peoria, Ariz. Bryant looks to be on his way to the Cubs. Multiple outlets reported Thursday...

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel says he “let down” fans

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, left, sits in the stands during a baseball game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. (AP Photo/LM Otero) Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, left, sits in the...