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Some businesses stay clear of using Super Bowl name

So as not to infringe on the NFL Super Bowl name trademark, all non-rights holders have to use different wording to promote any Super Bowl activity like this Whole Foods grocery store where diners enjoy a meal near promotional signs for "the big game" Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — It is the game that must not be named — at least not without permission.

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Phillies sign RHP Billingsley to $1.5 million, 1-year deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies have signed right-hander Chad Billingsley to a $1.5 million, one-year contract.

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Red Sox avoid arbitration with OF Nava, agree on 1-year deal

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have agreed to terms with outfielder Daniel Nava on a one-year contract that will pay him $1.85 million.

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D-League suspends Iowa teammates Stokes, Lucas over fight

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA Development League has suspended Iowa Energy forward Jarnell Stokes for three games and teammate Kalin Lucas for two games for fighting on the bench.

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AP Explains: Super Bowl stadium full of unique features

FILE- In this Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, file photo, with the grass field tray outside, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Black Hawk helicopter circles above University of Phoenix Stadium, site of the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game, during a security demonstration for the media in Glendale, Ariz.  With a retractable roof and field that can been wheeled out into the sunlight, the stadium is unlike any other stadium in the world. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — With its retractable roof and moveable field, University of Phoenix Stadium is unlike any stadium anywhere.

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