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Lochte tops Phelps in 200 individual medley heats in Arizona

Michael Phelps towels off after warming up for the men's 200-meter individual medley preliminary race, Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Ryan Lochte has topped Michael Phelps with the fastest qualifying time for the 200-meter individual medley at an Arizona meet.

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Collmenter shuts down Giants, gets three hits in D-backs win

Arizona Diamondbacks' Josh Collmenter watches a pitch to the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 17, 2015, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pitcher Jake Peavy has no answer to what is wrong with the San Francisco Giants. Manager Bruce Bochy is hoping he can figure it out, and fast.

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Swimmer Claire Donahue in search of new training site

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Olympian Claire Donahue is in search of a new place to train barely a year before the Rio Games after her coach lost his job at Western Kentucky when the school’s swimming and diving programs were suspended for five years.

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Phelps qualifies fastest for 100 fly at 1st meet in 8 months

Michael Phelps competes in the men's 100 meter butterfly final, Thursday, April 16, 2015, at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Mesa, Ariz. It was the first competition for the 18-time Olympic champion after serving a six-month suspension for DUI. (AP Photo/Matt York)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Phelps won the 100-meter butterfly at his first meet in eight months Thursday night, beginning his push to compete at a fifth Olympics next year.

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Paul, Griffin shoot Clippers past Suns, 112-101

Phoenix Suns forward T.J. Warren (12) drives between Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, left, and guard Chris Paul during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in Phoenix. (David Kadlubowski/The Arizona Republic via AP)

PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Clippers did their job. Now they can sit back and wait to see what shakes out on the final day of the NBA regular season.

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