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Beilein says Michigan still has plenty of leaders

Michigan guard Caris Levert (23), Derrick Walton Jr., (10) and Zak Irvin (21) pose during the men's NCAA college basketball media day in Ann Arbor, Mich., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — When John Beilein first took over at Michigan, he envisioned a roster with plenty of continuity from year to year.

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LeBron brings Cleveland together in new commercial

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James shoots during practice Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Cleveland. It will be a night unlike any in Cleveland sports history as LeBron James returns to play his first NBA regular-season game for the Cavaliers in four years. Any bitterness toward James has been replaced with forgiveness by a city thirsting for a championship. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James huddles with teammates before each game, pulling them close to deliver a message. In a new TV commercial, James does the same to bring an entire city together.

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NBA hires sports exec as new D-League president

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has hired former Wasserman Media Group executive Malcolm Turner to be the president of its Development League.

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LeBron’s starts new journey with Cavaliers

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James shoots during practice Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Cleveland. It will be a night unlike any in Cleveland sports history as LeBron James returns to play his first NBA regular-season game for the Cavaliers in four years. Any bitterness toward James has been replaced with forgiveness by a city thirsting for a championship. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

CLEVELAND (AP) — For LeBron James, the journey begins anew.

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Warriors whip Kings 95-77 in season opener

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr smiles as he watches his team during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday Oct. 29, 2014.  The Warriors won 95-77.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The only thing Steve Kerr lost in his coaching debut was his voice.

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