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Jameis Winston to Bucs to start NFL draft

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL draft heads to Chicago this year, with the top overall choice in our mock draft not planning to be on hand. No matter: Tampa Bay will already have let its selection know when the crowd in the Windy City gets, uh, wind of the pick.

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Wild sign Swiss center Bertschy to 3-year contract

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have signed Swiss center Christoph Bertschy (BAIRT’-chee) to a three-year, entry-level contract starting with the 2015-16 season.

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PawSox owners say they’d consider buying land for ballpark

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The new Pawtucket Red Sox owners say they’d consider buying the state land where they want to build a new ballpark in downtown Providence.

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Embarrassed early, Blackhawks hit their stride just in time

Chicago Blackhawks players shake hands with Nashville Predators after the Blackhawks defeated the Predators 4-3 in Game 6 of an NHL Western Conference hockey playoff series Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — It smacks of desperation. And it’s more a hunch than a real strategy.

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The 1st round of NBA playoffs seems way too easy for LeBron

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James slams a dunk against the Boston Celtics during the second half of a first-round NBA playoff basketball game in Boston, Thursday, April 23, 2015. James had 31 points as the Cavaliers defeated the Celtics 103-95, taking a 3-0 lead in the series. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

The first round of the NBA playoffs seems too easy for LeBron James.

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