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Durant an All-Star; Cousins, Lillard snubbed

Despite missing 25 games, reigning MVP Kevin Durant was selected to the All-Star Game Thursday as a reserve, while Kings center DeMarcus Cousins and Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard were among the players snubbed.

Beckham Jr. sets 1-handed catch record

New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has set a world record for one-handed catches in a minute.

Mizzou AD Alden announces departure

Columbia, MO ( - University of Missouri athletic director Mike Alden has decided to step down from his post.

Duke's Rasheed Sulaimon cut from team

Duke guard Rasheed Sulaimon has been dismissed from the men's basketball team.

49ers name Gamble senior personnel executive

Tom Gamble has returned to the San Francisco 49ers as a senior personnel executive.

Extra Points: Marshawn speaks ... sort of

Immature people tend to handle things in an immature way as evidenced by noted introvert Marshawn Lynch, who finally broke through his ridiculous media silence on Thursday.

Hernandez trial begins with opening arguments

The murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez began Thursday with opening arguments from both the prosecution and the defense.

Dwyane Wade out with hamstring injury

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade, who is dealing with a right hamstring strain, said Thursday that there is no timetable set for his return.

Blue Jackets' Anisimov activated from IR

The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated forward Artem Anisimov from injured reserve.

Top Shelf: Is Brodeur's future in Jersey or St. Louis?

Martin Brodeur finally decided to hang up his pads this week, a decision that was hardly surprising considering the future Hall of Famer has nothing left to prove on the ice.

Eagles promote Marynowitz to VP of player personnel

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly decided to go with youth over experience when picking his new vice president of player personnel on Thursday.

Brodeur calls it a career

Goaltender Martin Brodeur announced his retirement Thursday after 21 stellar seasons with the New Jersey Devils and seven games with the St. Louis Blues.

Utes take aim at Bruins in Pac-12 tilt

With their sights set on keeping pace atop the Pac-12 standings, the 11th-ranked Utah Utes head to the City of Angels this week for a two-game set, starting with Thursday's showdown with the UCLA Bruins at Pauley Pavilion.

Pilots hope to fly past third-ranked Bulldogs

The third-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs continue their quest for a possible No. 1 seed in the upcoming NCAA Tournament, as they play host to the Portland Pilots in West Coast Conference action on Thursday.

Terps take on Buckeyes in Big Ten battle

Coming off an upset over a Top-25 foe, the Ohio State Buckeyes set their sights on a second consecutive ranked opponent, as they play host to the 16th-ranked Maryland Terrapins in a Big Ten matchup at Value City Arena on Thursday night.

Wildcats tangle with Tigers in SEC action

Continuing their run at perfection, the top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats close out a two-game road trip on Thursday night, as they meet the Missouri Tigers in an SEC showdown at Mizzou Arena.

Eastern Washington to face difficult schedule

Many people at Eastern Washington are waiting to see if star quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. will be returning for his senior season.

Broncos bring back Phillips as defensive coordinator

The Denver Broncos have filled their vacant defensive coordinator position with a familiar face as they agreed to terms with Wade Phillips.

Durant to miss second straight game

Oklahoma City Thunder star forward Kevin Durant will not play in Wednesday's game against the New York Knicks as he continues to deal with a sprained left big toe.

LeBron James out with sprained wrist

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James could miss at least two games with a sprained right wrist, the team said Wednesday.

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