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Judge considering $75M NCAA concussion settlement

Nebraska receiver Jordan Westerkamp (1) leaps over Northwestern defender Godwin Igwebuike (16) with 12:37 left in the second quarter. The Nebraska Cornhuskers played a football game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/The World-Herald, Matt Miller)

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago is considering preliminary approval of a $75 million settlement in a class-action lawsuit brought against the NCAA by former football players and other athletes who say the organization didn’t protect them enough from concussions suffered in college.

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Raanta leads Blackhawks past Flyers 4-0

Philadelphia Flyers right wing Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (78) and goalie Steve Mason (35) keep Chicago Blackhawks left wing Bryan Bickell from getting a shot on goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

CHICAGO (AP) — Antti Raanta made 32 saves to earn a shutout in his first start of the season, and Patrick Kane scored two power-play goals to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Philadelphia Flyers 4-0 on Tuesday night.

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Bears a mess after another home loss

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) talks to Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall (15) after their NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 in Chicago. The Dolphins won 27-14. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — If the Chicago Bears are coming apart as a team within the locker room, it’s news to coach Marc Trestman.

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Bulls guard Butler sprains left thumb

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago guard Jimmy Butler sprained his left thumb in the Bulls’ exhibition game against the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday night.

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Bears CB Fuller leaves with hip injury

CHICAGO (AP) — Cornerback Kyle Fuller has left the Bears’ game against Miami with a hip injury.

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