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Chandler rules old team as Mavs top Knicks 109-102

Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler (6) goes up to tap in the ball for a basket over New York Knicks' Amare Stoudemire (1) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki joked that a tranquilizer gun for Tyson Chandler was a consideration before the Mavericks faced their motivational leader’s former team.

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Raiders’ Woodson expects to play in 2015

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — When he signed a one-year contract with the Oakland Raiders in March, safety Charles Woodson wasn’t thinking much about playing beyond this season.

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Cardinals look to revive offense against Falcons

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton (5) is checked on by referee Gene Steratore after being knocked down late in the second half of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 19-3. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Over the past seven quarters, the Arizona Cardinals have managed a whopping three points.

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AP source: Tomas in process of deal with Arizona

In this March 9, 2013, file photo, Cuba's Yasmany Tomas hits a three-run home run off Taiwan pitcher Yang Yao-hsun in the fourth inning of their World Baseball Classic second-round game in Tokyo. A person familiar with the negotiations says Tomas is in the process of agreeing to a $68.5 million, six-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.  The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, because the deal had not yet been completed. The person said several additional steps were necessary but the agreement was likely to be finalized in the next few days. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)

A person familiar with the negotiations says Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas is in the process of agreeing to a $68.5 million, six-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Patriots sign Slater to 2-year contract extension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — NFL Players Association records show New England special teams captain Matthew Slater has signed a two-year contract extension.

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