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MLS Commissioner Garber: Hopeful season will start on time

BOSTON (AP) — Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber says he is still hopeful the season will start on time, even as the professional soccer league and its players head into the last week of their offseason without a collective bargaining agreement.

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Big Sean leans on Kanye West more than ever with new album

In this Feb. 19, 2015 file photo, singer Big Sean poses for a portrait at The Redbury Hotel in Los Angeles to promote his latest album, "Dark Sky Paradise." (Photo by Casey Curry/Invision/AP, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Big Sean didn’t think his single “I Don’t F— With You” would become a hit. But Kanye West, the rapper’s mentor, convinced him during a recording session that he had a smash hit.

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UEFA extends probe of Monaco accounts, closes Liverpool case

Monaco's Geoffrey Kondogbia celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Champions League round of 16 soccer match between Arsenal and AS Monaco at the Emirates Stadium in London, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.  (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has ordered further probes into the accounts of Champions League contender Monaco for possible overspending on player transfers and wages.

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Roberts, NBA writers open discussion over locker room access

NEW YORK (AP) — A spokesman for Michele Roberts says the executive director of the NBA Players Association looks forward to further discussing her comments about reporters in the locker room with members of the Professional Basketball Writers Association.

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A’s begin baseball’s mandatory domestic violence training

Oakland Athletics' Billy Butler (16) makes a play during spring training baseball practice Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Reliever Dan Otero spoke up, as did many others, with a question on the topic of domestic violence that has been at the forefront of professional sports following the NFL’s recent troubles.

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