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Panthers have 3 nationally-televised games in 2014

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The defending NFC South champion Carolina Panthers will play three nationally-televised games and face six playoff teams from last season, the NFL announced Wednesday. More>>

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to divorce wife

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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has announced that he and his wife Ashton are divorcing. More>>

QB Newton wants to take more ownership of offense

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Along with Smith, the Panthers also lost Brandon LaFell, Ted Gin Jr. and Domenik Hixon, meaning Newton will be without his top four receivers from last season. More>>

Nearly 36,000 take part in marathon a year after deadly bombing Video included

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Under heavy security, nearly 36,000 runners hit the streets Monday in the first Boston Marathon since last year's deadly bombing. More>>

James, Wade lead Heat past Bobcats 99-88 in Game 1

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LeBron James scored 27 points, Dwyane Wade added 23 and the Miami Heat used a late charge to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 99-88 on Sunday in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.   
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Muller recaps Canes disappointing season

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Carolina Hurricanes head coach Kirk Muller began his end of end of season press conference by announcing that “as of right now, I'm head coach of the Carolina Hurricanes." More>>

Hurricanes enter offseason of uncertainty Video included

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The Carolina Hurricanes have entered perhaps their most uncertain offseason since they moved to North Carolina. More>>

Pinehurst No. 2 shows off new look, readies for Open Video included

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The U.S. Open golf tournament comes to Pinehurst No. 2 in June.
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Bubba goes green for the 2nd time at Augusta

Bubba Watson waves after being presented with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Bubba Watson waves after being presented with his green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
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Bubba Watson scooped up his son, hugged his wife and took off down the ropes along the 18th green, high-fiving the patrons at Augusta National. More>>

Staal scores twice as 'Canes beat Flyers 6-5 in SO

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Jordan Staal scored twice in regulation and had the only goal in the shootout to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers in regular-season finale Sunday. More>>

Brouwer, 3rd line lead Capitals past Carolina 5-2

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The Washington Capitals aren't used to late-season games like this where the only thing at stake is pride. More>>

Hemsky's SO goal lifts Senators over Hurricanes

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Ottawa's Ales Hemsky scored the only goal of the shootout, and the Senators edged the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Monday night. More>>

Matthew Mills, who had only intended to get close to Met Life Stadium to talk to fans, penetrated a heavily guarded fortress with what he described as minimal effort. More>>

Super Bowl XLVIII: Bold choices guide Denver, Seattle

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The Broncos and Seahawks hitched on to new quarterbacks grabbed in the 2012 offseason and cruised to their date at Super Bowl XLVIII. More>>

Kaepernick lifts 49ers over Panthers 23-10

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Colin Kaepernick threw one touchdown pass and ran for another score as the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Carolina Panthers 23-10. More>>

Tim Tebow is back in football, this time from the broadcast booth. More>>

President Barack Obama sent Russia a clear message about its treatment of gays and lesbians with who he is - and isn't - sending to represent the United States at the Sochi Olympics. More>>

Pistorius granted bail pending murder trial

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Oscar Pistorius was granted bail Friday, paving the way for him to be freed from custody pending his trial in the Valentine's Day shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. More>>

Nike suspends contract with Oscar Pistorius

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Nike has suspended its contract with Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee runner from South Africa who is facing a charge of premeditated murder in the Valentine's Day slaying of his girlfriend. More>>

Pistorius prosecutors to pursue premeditated murder

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Prosecutors say they will pursue a premeditated murder charge against Oscar Pistorius as the Paralympic superstar openly wept in court Friday after being charged with shooting his girlfriend to death. More>>

Olympian Oscar Pistorius charged with murder of girlfriend

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Paralympic superstar Oscar Pistorius was charged Thursday with the murder of his girlfriend who was shot inside his home in South Africa. More>>

Armstrong could face litigation now that he has admitted to doping

Lance Armstrong's future is uncertain now that he has admitted to doping. More>>

GSK to help anti-doping agency identify banned subtances

The World Anti-Doping Agency has signed RTP-based GlaxoSmithKline to help detect banned substances in sports. More>>

Armstrong's doping admission has impact in the Triangle

Lance Armstrong's admission to doping has caught the attention of the nation, including cyclists and those involved in cancer-related organizations in the Triangle. More>>

Oprah: Armstrong admits to cheating

Cycling star Lance Armstrong has admitted to doping in an interview, Oprah Winfrey confirms. More>>

Source: Armstrong admits to cheating

A source says Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey that he cheated. More>>

Magazine reports Tiger, Elin are back together

Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren are back together, according to the National Enquirer. More>>

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  • James, Wade lead Heat past Bobcats 99-88 in Game 1

    James, Wade lead Heat past Bobcats 99-88 in Game 1

    Sunday, April 20 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-04-20 23:37:20 GMT
    LeBron James scored 27 points, Dwyane Wade added 23 and the Miami Heat used a late charge to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 99-88 on Sunday in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.   
    LeBron James scored 27 points, Dwyane Wade added 23 and the Miami Heat used a late charge to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 99-88 on Sunday in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.   
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