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All tickets claimed for LeBron’s homecoming show

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James’ Ohio hometown says fans quickly claimed the thousands of tickets available for the homecoming event expected to be his first public appearance in the state since announcing his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Kentucky basketball legend Wah Wah Jones, 88, dies

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Wallace “Wah Wah” Jones, a multi-sport star who helped Kentucky win the first two of its eight national titles and is considered the school’s greatest all-around athlete, has died. He was 88.

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Maryland basketball arena renamed Xfinity Center

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — The basketball arena at the University of Maryland has been renamed the Xfinity Center.

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Byron Scott says he will be LA Lakers’ new coach

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Byron Scott has told a CBS affiliate station that he is the Los Angeles Lakers’ new coach.

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LeBron deep-sixes number; will be No. 23 with Cavs

A fan of NBA star LeBron James holds a picture of James during a promotional event at a shopping district in Hong Kong as part of his China tour Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Earlier this month, James left the Miami Heat after four seasons and four trips to the NBA Finals and re-signed with the Cavaliers, where his career began. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

LeBron James will go back to wearing jersey No. 23 in his return to Cleveland.

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