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LeBron scores 34, Cavs win 6th straight, 108-98 over Thunder

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, right, shoots over Oklahoma City Thunder's Kendrick Perkins, center, and Serge Ibaka in the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James scored 34 points, including the first eight in the fourth quarter, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-98 on Sunday for their sixth straight win.

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No. 2 UConn women win 17th straight, 96-31 over Cincinnati

Connecticut guard Kia Nurse (11) takes the ball upcourt in front of Cincinnati guard Chelsea Jamison (25) during the first half of their NCAA college basketball game, Sunday Jan. 25, 2015 in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Connecticut’s offense just keeps rolling up big numbers.

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No. 22 Dayton rallies to beat Richmond 63-60

Dayton's Dyshawn Pierre (21) tries to shoot against the pressure of Richmond's  T. J. Cline (10) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Dayton, Ohio. (AP Photo/Skip Peterson)

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dyshawn Pierre scored 21 points, and Dayton led a double-digit lead slip away before rallying to beat Richmond 63-60 on Saturday night, remaining unbeaten at home.

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World Cup of Hockey tournament set for 2016

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, right, and NHL Player's Association Executive Director Donald Fehr take part in announcing the return of the World Cup of Hockey in 2016 in Toronto, during a news conference at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, before the NHL All-Star hockey skills competition, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The World Cup of Hockey is making a long-awaited return in 2016.

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Ohio teen sacrifices leg to beat cancer, get back to sports

CLEVELAND (AP) — The elite athlete who endures pain in order to compete is part of the mythology of sports.

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