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NFL says Peterson Must Wait for Review Process

November 7th, 2014
(AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Billy Smith II) By DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Pro Football Write MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — If Adrian Peterson is allowed to return to the Minnesota Vikings this season, the reunion probably won't happen swiftly. The NFL...

Devon Still’s Daughter Applauded Watching Father Play in Bengals Game

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November 7th, 2014
(AP Photo/AJ Mast) CINCINNATI (AP) -- Defensive tackle Devon Still's 4-year-old daughter got one of the biggest cheers on a cold, windy night Thursday at Paul Brown Stadium. Leah Still was on the field after the first quarter when the...

Bruins Rally Past Oilers 5-2

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November 6th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Krupa) BOSTON (AP) -- Dougie Hamilton had a goal and two assists during a third-period flurry that sent the streaking Boston Bruins to a 5-2 win over the skidding Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. The Bruins scored three times...

Athlete of the Week: Frontier Girls Volleyball Captain Cassidy Ciesluk

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November 6th, 2014
South Deerfield, MA (WGGB)----Attending a Frontier girls volleyball game is a unique experience for those who have never been. A lively gym filled with girls cheering and laughing can seem more like a party than a game. "I think they'd see a lot...

Lowry’s 35 Points Fuel Raptors Past Celtics 110-107

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November 5th, 2014
(AP Photo/Elise Amendola) BOSTON (AP) — The Toronto Raptors were short a couple of key frontcourt players. It didn't matter because Kyle Lowry stepped up big. Lowry scored 35 points and had a key steal in the closing minute to lead the...

Commissioner Goodell Testifies at Rice Hearing

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November 5th, 2014
(AP Photo) NEW YORK, New York (WGGB) -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell spent more than two hours testifying under oath at a hearing on former Ravens running back Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension on Wednesday. According to an...

Falcons Take First of Two-Game Series with St. John’s

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November 5th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) -- The Springfield Falcons got their second-straight win on Wednesday night, topping the St. John's IceCaps 5-3 at the MassMutual Center. The loss was the fifth-straight for the IceCaps, as Springfield improves to 5-5-1-0 on...

Lawyer: A-Rod Admitted Steroid Use to DEA

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November 5th, 2014
(Courtesy MGN/Wikipedia via Keith Allison) By CURT ANDERSON, Associated Press MIAMI (AP) — A lawyer for the University of Miami's former pitching coach says Alex Rodriguez admitted to federal investigators he used steroids. Attorney Frank...

Marchand Lifts Bruins Past Panthers, 2-1 in OT

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November 4th, 2014
By KEN POWTAK Associated Press BOSTON (AP) -- Brad Marchand scored 3:27 into overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to their ninth straight win over the Florida Panthers, 2-1 on Tuesday night. Marchand, who also set up Patrice Bergeron's...

Adrian Peterson Avoids Jail Time in Plea Agreement

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November 4th, 2014
(AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Billy Smith II) CONROE, Texas (AP) -- Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson will avoid jail time after reaching a plea agreement in his child abuse case. A judge agreed to the plea deal during a hearing Tuesday...

Court Documents Show A-Rod Paid Cousin for Silence on PED Use

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November 3rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig) NEW YORK, New York (WGGB) -- Alex Rodriguez went to some extreme lengths to keep his performance-enhancing drug use a secret. Court documents obtained by the New York Daily News show that Rodriguez paid nearly $1...

Celtics Comeback Falls Short, as Mavericks Win 118-113

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November 3rd, 2014
(AP Photo/LM Otero) DALLAS (AP) -- Chandler Parsons scored 29 points, including a key 3-pointer to help Dallas hang on after going up by 30 before halftime for the second time in two home games, and the Mavericks beat the Boston Celtics 118-113...

Michael Vick on Track to Start Again for Jets

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November 3rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Colin E. Braley) FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- Michael Vick says he is fine after banging the back of his head and briefly leaving the New York Jets' game at Kansas City on Sunday, and he expects to be ready to start against the...

Falcons Beat Sound Tigers, 4-3

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November 2nd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Springfield Falcons defeated the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, 4-3, this afternoon at the Webster Bank Arena. After a two-game losing streak, the victory lifts the Falcons to 4-5-1-0 on the season, while making them...

Brady Overtakes Manning; Patriots Win 43-21

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November 2nd, 2014
(AP Photo/Steven Senne) FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Tom Brady outdueled Peyton Manning, throwing for four touchdowns, and Julian Edelman returned a punt 84 yards for a score in leading the New England Patriots past the Denver Broncos 43-21...