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Barea latest to join Mavericks’ title reunion

San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan (21) is defended by Dallas Mavericks' Tyson Chandler during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

DALLAS (AP) — J.J. Barea is the latest to join the championship reunion for the Dallas Mavericks.

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Game 7 of World Series: ‘A gift for everyone’

Former Minnesota Twins Jack Morris watches batting practice before Game 7 of baseball's World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. During Game 7 of the World Series in Minneapolis on Oct. 27, 1991, John Smoltz and Jack Morris were locked in a classic duel as the game was scoreless despite each team loading the bases with one out in the eighth. Smoltz left in the eighth but Morris kept going through the 10th and ended up the winner when Gene Larkin hit a bases-loaded single with one out in the bottom half. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

In Kansas City, Game 7 of the World Series conjures up memories of Bret Saberhagen’s brilliance, a St. Louis meltdown and the only Royals championship in 1985.

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Wozniacki confident she can finish NYC Marathon

Professional tennis player Caroline Wozniacki talks during a news conference, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in New York. The Danish tennis star, formerly top-ranked in the world,  will run the New York City Marathon, Sunday, Nov. 2, to raise funds for the New York Road Runners Team for Kids charity, which promotes youth running. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki started having nightmares of being rolled off the New York City Marathon course in a wheelchair.

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Churchill plans suites for owners of Derby horses

This artists rendering provided by Churchill Downs, shows exterior view of the proposed winner's circle suites at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Track officials said Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, the $4.2 million project will include 20 new private, open-air suites. The seating will be in a prime spot under the Twin Spires between the sixteenth pole and finish line.  (AP Photo/Churchill Downs

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs announced plans Wednesday to develop trackside suites for the owners of horses running in the Kentucky Derby, hoping to rein in criticism that arose when a Derby winner’s co-owner lashed out at the track over its hospitality.

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Petra Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup final

PRAGUE (AP) — Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will lead the Czech Republic and Angelique Kerber will play for Germany in next week’s Fed Cup final.

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