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Foligno calls his shot, Jackets win in OT again

The Blue Jackets erased a 3-0 deficit and Nick Foligno's wrist shot just inside the blue line in overtime gave the Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Yankees Pineda ejected for substance on neck

Pitchers are not allowed to use foreign substances to give them a better grip on the ball.

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Seahawks, Packers kick off NFL season

The Seattle Seahawks open the defense of their Super Bowl crown and kick off the 2014-15 season at home against Green Bay.

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Knicks looking for hometown discount from Anthony

Potential free agent Carmelo Anthony will be asked to give the New York Knicks a discount on his next contract.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, April 24.

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Braves 3, Clippers 2

The Gwinnett Braves rallied for two runs in the 8th to notch a 3-2 win over the Clippers who couldn't push across a run with their last six outs.

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Indians 5, Royals 3

Jason Kipnis drove in Nick Swisher with a two-out double in the seventh inning, sending the Indians to a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.

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Reds 5, Pirates 2

Jay Bruce drove in a run for a fifth consecutive game and the Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Wednesday night.

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Wednesday

Suns’ Dragic voted NBA’s most improved

Phoenix guard Goran Dragic, whose breakout campaign helped his team to a 23-win improvement, was named most improved player.

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Wednesday

Phelps facing toughest challenge yet

Michael Phelps has been swimming against the tide all his life.

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Wednesday

Pujols joins 500 club

Albert Pujols belted two homers to reach the 500 home run milestone as he powered the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-2.

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Wednesday

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, April 23.

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Wednesday

Almost do-or-die

The Blue Jackets will try not to fall behind 3-1 in their NHL Stanley Cup playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Wednesday

UC is 3rd home night game in ’14

A fourth night game has been added to the Buckeye football schedule this fall.

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Wednesday

Tressel among 3 finalists for Akron Pres. job

Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is among three finalists in the University of Akron's search for a new president.

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Wednesday

Clippers explode for 11 runs

The Clippers scored a season high number of runs, highlighted by a four-run 6th inning, when they sent nine batters to the plate, on the way to an 11-1 win over Gwinnett

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Wednesday

Reds 4, Pirates 1

Johnny Cueto tossed his second three-hitter against Pittsburgh in a week and the Reds eased past the struggling Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night.

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Wednesday

Royals 8, Indians 2

James Shields allowed two runs in six innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer to lead the Kansas City Royals to an 8-2 win over the Indians on Tuesday night.

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Tuesday

Spurs Popovich named NBA Coach of the Year

Gregg Popovich was voted NBA Coach of the Year, becoming a three-time winner of the award.

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Tuesday

Bulls Noah named Defensive Player of the Year

Joakim Noah was named the NBA's defensive player of the year, the first player from the franchise since Michael Jordan in 1988.

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Cher: Dressed to Kill Tour

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Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour

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News

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‘The Other Woman’ serves up revenge in comic female fantasy

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"The Other Woman" is a somewhat rare species - a comedy by women, about women and for women.

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Judd Apatow’s ‘Simpsons’ episode to air after 24 years

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The "Knocked Up" writer/director submitted a script in the 90s. Now it's finally being made.

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Lupita Nyong’o, Scarlett Johansson close to signing on for ‘Jungle Book’

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Idris Elba will voice the villainous tiger Shere Khan in the latest adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's adventure tale.