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Bulls expect Derrick Rose back this season from knee surgery

In this Feb. 10, 2015, file photo, Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose (1) drives past Sacramento Kings guard Ben McLemore (23) as Jason Thompson (34) watches during an NBA basketball game in Chicago. Rose will have surgery on his right knee for the second straight season. The team announced Tuesday night, Feb. 24,  that Rose was feeling pain in his knee, and an exam and MRI confirmed a medial meniscus tear. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls can breathe a little easier. They expect Derrick Rose to return this season from his latest knee surgery.

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Falcons release WR Harry Douglas, G Justin Blalock

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have released wide receiver Harry Douglas, who was third on the team with 51 catches in 2014, and starting offensive guard Justin Blalock.

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Harvey throws to batters for 1st time since elbow surgery

New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey reaches for a ball during spring training baseball practice Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — Matt Harvey drew an ovation from the crowd of 100-150 fans and high-fives from teammates after stepping off the mound Friday.

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Blatter wants 2022 World Cup final no later than Dec. 18

President of FIFA Sepp Blatter arrives at the Culloden Hotel, Belfast, Northern Ireland, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.  Blatter arrived for the 129th annual general meeting of The International Football Association Board that is taking place Saturday. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

HOLYWOOD, Northern Ireland (AP) — FIFA president Sepp Blatter wants the 2022 World Cup final in Qatar to take place no later than Dec. 18, a date that would avoid a conflict with the powerful Premier League over the Christmas schedule in England.

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Alan Cumming, Lena Hall heading to Cafe Carlyle this spring

In this Feb. 15, 2015 file photo, Alan Cumming attends the SNL 40th Anniversary Special at Rockefeller Plaza in New York. Cumming, the “Cabaret” and “The Good Wife” star, will play at The Cafe Carlyle on June 2–13. His show _ “Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs” _ will feature a cellist. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award winners Alan Cumming and Lena Hall are leaving their Broadway shows, but you can still catch them live.

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