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Australia’s Gotsis an anchor for Georgia Tech defense

FILE- In this Dec. 29, 2014, file photo, Georgia Tech defensive lineman Adam Gotsis answers questions during media day for the Orange Bowl NCAA college football game in Miami Gardens, Fla. Gotsis appeared to be a curiosity when he was signed by Georgia Tech out of Australia three years ago. Now, preparing for his senior season, the defensive tackle is a standout with a probable future in the NFL. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Adam Gotsis wasn’t on any of the recruiting lists when the Australian signed with Georgia Tech three years ago in what looked like a strange experiment.

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‘Ex-friend’ whose recording led to Clippers sale to testify

In this Dec. 19, 2011, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, right, sits with V. Stiviano as they watch the Clippers play the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA preseason basketball game in Los Angeles. Sterling's wife, Shelly Sterling, is going after the $2.5 million in real estate and cars her husband lavished on V. Stiviano in a trial scheduled to begin Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in Los Angeles Superior Court. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An accountant says the woman who recorded offensive racial remarks by Donald Sterling made unbelievable claims about where she got $1 million to buy a house.

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Dodgers hope offseason changes lead to World Series title

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have a new front office. Shortstop Hanley Ramirez, outfielder Matt Kemp, second-baseman Dee Gordon and pitcher Dan Haren are gone from a roster that won the NL West title last season.

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Steelers re-sign WR Heyward-Bey to 1-year deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed free agent wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey to a one-year contract.

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Blue Jackets’ Jared Boll suspended 3 games for high hit

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets forward Jared Boll has been suspended for three games without pay for a check to the head of Anaheim Ducks forward Patrick Maroon.

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