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Hornets’ Biyombo to miss 10 days; Williams out, too

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots over Charlotte Hornets' Gary Neal, left, and Marvin Williams (2) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Hornets announced center Bismack Biyombo has been diagnosed with a bone bruise in his right knee and will miss about 10 days and forward Marvin Williams has a broken nose and a concussion.

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‘Jersey Belle’ star writing memoir, planned for fall release

In this July 14, 2014 file photo, Jaime Primak Sullivan attends the NBC 2014 Summer TCA held in Beverly Hills, Calif. Sullivan has a deal with Touchstone for a “hilarious and frank fish-out-of-water memoir” about living in Birmingham, Alabama, that is scheduled for publication this fall. The book is called “Saved by the Belles: The Southern Education of a Jersey Girl,” Touchstone announced Monday. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — “Jersey Belle” star Jaime Primak Sullivan has more than one way of getting real.

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Jury could be seated in murder trial of ex-Patriot Hernandez

In this Dec. 22, 2014 file photo, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, left, attends a pretrial hearing in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of murdering semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd.  A jury is expected to be seated for opening arguments in his murder trial as early as Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. Judge Susan Garsh had cleared 53 potential jurors after individually questioning them to weed out people who are biased, have a hardship or have a valid reason to be excused. Lawyers from both sides will have the chance to eliminate 18 people each from the final pool on Monday for any reason. Eighteen jurors will be seated. (AP Photo/Brian Snyder, Pool, File)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A jury has been seated for the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez.

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Flaherty and Orioles agree at $1,075,000, avoid arbitration

BALTIMORE (AP) — Infielder Ryan Flaherty and the Baltimore Orioles have avoided salary arbitration, agreeing to a one-year contract for $1,075,000.

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Thousands cheer for Patriots at Super Bowl sendoff in Boston

BOSTON (AP) — Several thousand fans have gathered at City Hall Plaza in Boston to give the New England Patriots a raucous send-off to the Super Bowl.

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