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Clippers CEO and Shelly Sterling to testify

In this June 15, 2009, file photo, Richard Parsons, then Chairman of Citigroup, speaks at Time Warner's headquarters in New York. Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is is expected to be called as a witness Tuesday, July 22, 2014, to support Shelly Sterling's bid to sell the NBA basketball team for $2 billion to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.

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AP source: Cavs to sign Andrew Wiggins to contract

CLEVELAND (AP) — Andrew Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers. It’s still not clear if he’ll play for them.

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Sam excited about next phase of career

In this Junr 5, 2014 file photo, St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam (96) takes part in an organized team activity at the NFL football team's practice facility in St. Louis. Coach Jeff Fisher and general manager Les Snead deserve kudos for making the Rams the first NFL team to draft an openly gay player. And for not making it a big deal. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Now it starts to get intense for Michael Sam and the rest of the St. Louis Rams rookies.

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Judge denies McClain’s request to delay trial

DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama judge has denied a motion from Dallas linebacker Rolando McClain to delay his trial because of training camp.

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Yankees get Headley from SD for Solarte, DePaula

In this July 10, 2014, file photo, San Diego Padres' Chase Headley watches his solo home run in front of Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles. Trying to add offense at third base, the New York Yankees have acquired Headley from the Padres on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, for infielder Yangervis Solarte and right-hander Rafael De Paula. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Trying to boost one of the weakest lineups in the American League, the New York Yankees acquired third baseman Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres on Tuesday for rookie infielder Yangervis Solarte and minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula.

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