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FSU’s Rathan-Mayes turns in memorable scoring outburst

In this Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, photo, Florida State University NCAA college basketball player Xavier Rathan-Mayes tries to drive against the defense of University of Miami Davon Reed (5) and Angel Rodriguez (13) in the final seconds of the second half against Miami in Coral Gables, Fla. With his team desperate for baskets, Xavier Rathan-Mayes couldn't miss. He scored 30 points in the final 4:38, and even that wasn't enough to beat the Miami Hurricanes. (AP Photo/El Nuevo Herald, Hector Gabino) MAGS OUT

Now Florida State guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes’ name can be etched into sports lore alongside the likes of Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant and “Pistol” Pete Maravich.

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Tea Leoni in a happy state as star of ‘Madam Secretary’

In this Jan. 14, 2014 file photo, actress Tea Leoni arrives at the 2014 UNICEF Ball in  Beverly Hills, Calif. Leoni stars in the CBS political drama, "Madam Secretary" airing Sundays at 8 p.m. EST. (Photo by Richard Shotwell Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Wednesday was Tea Leoni’s birthday. But when referring to her age recently, she realized she wouldn’t be turning 50 this time, but 49 instead.

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Yanks’ Tanaka nears 1st batting practice session

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, throws in the bullpen during a spring training baseball workout, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka threw 40 pitches in his third bullpen session Thursday and could be ready to throw batting practice early next week.

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Yankees’ Tanaka throws in bullpen for 3rd time

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka threw 40 pitches in his third bullpen session and could be ready to pitch batting practice for the first time early next week.

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Celtics rout Knicks 115-94

Boston Celtics guard Evan Turner (11) drives against New York Knicks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — The recently reshuffled Boston Celtics hadn’t practiced lately and it showed early in Wednesday’s game against the New York Knicks.

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