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Kidd booed in return to Brooklyn as Nets coach

Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd pauses during a timeout in the first half of the Bucks' NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, the team he coached last season, in his first appearance back at the Barclays Center, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Kidd revealed a distrust of the Nets’ front office and a desire to get past his messy departure from the franchise when he returned to Brooklyn on Wednesday as coach of the Milwaukee Bucks.

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NBA suspends Hornets’ Jeffery Taylor 24 games

In this undated file image released by the Ingham County Sheriffs Department, Charlotte Hornets' Jeffery Taylor is photographed in East Lansing, Mich. The NBA has suspended Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property in October. (AP Photo/Ingham County Sheriffs Department, File)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NBA has suspended Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty last month to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property.

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Lindros set to take place in Flyers Hall of Fame

In this April 21, 1999 file photo Philadelphia Flyers John LeClair smiles as he talks with a teammate during at workout at the Flyers training facility in Voorhees, N.J.  Lindros returns Thursday night, Nov. 20, 2014, to the Wells Fargo Center when he is inducted into the Flyers Hall of Fame.   (AP Photo/Chris Gardner, File)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eric Lindros pointed his stick toward nearly 49,000 roaring fans, took a walk toward the infield ice and found his place in orange and black with the rest of the former Philadelphia Flyers greats.

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Strong and Texas players could testify in dispute

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An attorney for Oklahoma State said Wednesday the school could seek sworn testimony from Texas football coach Charlie Strong, Longhorns players and school administrators in its fight to recover nearly $600,000 from former Cowboys assistant Joe Wickline, who is now at Texas.

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Stanton signs record $325M deal at news conference

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton talks to the media at Marlins Park after signing a record $325 million, 13-year contract Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/El Nuevo Herald, Hector Gabino)  MAGS OUT

MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton stood on the Miami Marlins’ field Wednesday and scanned a sea of empty seats, mindful the stands look much the same at games.

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