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Dodgers suspend infielder Arruebarrena for rest of season

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena has been suspended by the Los Angeles Dodgers for the remainder of the season.

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Dream re-signs veteran forward DeLisha Milton-Jones

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Dream has re-signed two-time All-Star forward DeLisha Milton-Jones.

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Former players: NFL teams ‘conspired’ to push painkillers

BALTIMORE (AP) — Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs obtained and provided painkillers to players — often illegally — as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health.

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Prince to miss beginning of WNBA season to play for Russia

New York Liberty WNBA basketball players Epiphanny Prince, right, and Tina Charles talk during practice Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Tarrytown, N.Y. Prince will miss perhaps the first month of the WNBA season to try to help Russia qualify for next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Liberty guard Epiphanny Prince will miss perhaps the first month of the WNBA season to try to help Russia qualify for next year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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NFL suspends Bills defensive tackle Dareus for 1 game

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus will miss the season opener after being suspended without pay by the NFL for violating the league’s substance abuse policy.

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