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Kvitova opens Wimbledon defense with 6-1, 6-0 win

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada leaves the court after losing to Ying-Ying Duan of China in the singles first round match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Tuesday June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LONDON (AP) — A year ago at Wimbledon, Eugenie Bouchard and Simona Halep met in a semifinal showcasing two of tennis’ up-and-coming stars.

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Stephen Curry overtakes LeBron James for NBA’s top jersey

In this Wednesday, May 13, 2015, file photo, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry reacts after scoring during the first half of Game 5 in a second-round NBA playoff basketball series against the Memphis Grizzlies in Oakland, Calif. Curry has surpassed the Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James for the most popular jersey in the NBA. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry has surpassed LeBron James for the most popular jersey in the NBA.

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Celtics’ Stevens finally gets shot to coach NCAA hero Hunter

Boston Celtics draft picks Jordan Mickey, from left, Terry Rozier, R.J. Hunter and Marcus Thornton are introduced to the media at the Celtics basketball training facility, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Waltham, Mass. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens knew all about R.J. Hunter long before he hit one of the biggest shots of last season’s NCAA Tournament.

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Thunder send guard Luke Ridnour to Toronto for Zubcic

In this March 15, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving, left, and Orlando Magic's Luke Ridnour dive after a loose ball during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla. The Oklahoma City Thunder sent Ridnour and cash to the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in exchange for a trade exception and the rights to forward Tomislav Zubcic. It was the fourth trade for Ridnour in the past six days (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Luke Ridnour may be in need of a rest — or a good travel agent — after being traded for the fourth time in less than a week.

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Auburn-Oregon set for 2019 opener, 9 years after BCS meeting

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Auburn and Oregon will open the 2019 season at the home of the Dallas Cowboys, nine seasons after meeting in the BCS national championship game.

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