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Rex Ryan needles Brady; dismisses Amaro’s accusations

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady throws the ceremonial first pitch as Patriots  head coach Bill Belichick watches prior to the home opener baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Washington Nationals at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, April 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Rex Ryan couldn’t resist an opportunity to needle New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

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Bruins fire GM Chiarelli after missing playoffs

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins have fired general manager Peter Chiarelli just days after the team missed the playoffs for the first time in eight seasons.

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Burnett sharp in Pirates 2-0 loss to Tigers

Detroit Tigers starter Shane Greene watches a pitch to Pittsburgh Pirates' Francisco Cervelli during the third inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, April 14, 2015.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A.J. Burnett’s “homecoming” was everything he could have hoped for. Except for taking a tough-luck loss.

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APNewsBreak: Ex-Clippers owner’s wife victorious in lawsuit

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. A Los Angeles judge ruled Tuiesday April 14, 2015 that the wife of the former Clippers owner is owed $2.6 million by V. Stiviano, a woman Donald Sterling showered with gifts. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The wife of former Clippers owner Donald Sterling is owed $2.6 million by a woman her husband showered with gifts, a judge ruled Tuesday.

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Kendrick’s 2-run single in 9th helps Dodgers beat Mariners

Los Angeles Dodgers' Alex Guerrero, right, is congratulated by Joc Pederson, center, after hitting a two-run home run, as Seattle Mariners catcher Mike Zunino watches during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Howie Kendrick’s first game-ending hit for the Los Angeles Dodgers was extra sweet because it came off a former teammate and one of the best closers in the game.

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