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Bhullar first NBA player of Indian descent

The 22-year-old has made history by signing a short-term contract with the Sacramento Kings.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, April 3.

Lacrosse

No. 6 Virginia falls to No. 4 North Carolina

The University of Virginia men's lacrosse team lost a Friday night battle with archrival North Carolina.

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Baseball games are getting soooooo long

The average game is longer than an epic movie, but it wasn't always that way.

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Spring Training: Nats Rendon to start season on DL

Get the latest on MLB spring training.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, April 2. HARDEN’S 51 POINTS LEAD ROCKETS…

fifa

13 senators ask FIFA to move World Cup out of Russia

Lawmakers want to move the 2018 World Cup out of Russia because of what they call that country's "ongoing violations of the territorial integrity of Ukraine."

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Final Four teams have 4 different sets of drug-testing rules

Four teams, four drug-testing policies.

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Prosecution rests in Aaron Hernandez murder trial

Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to murder in the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd, who was dating his fiancée's sister.

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McKay Named Liberty Head Coach

Tony Bennett's staff will have a different look next year.

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Virginia Win Streak Ends With 7-6 Loss To VMI

UVA falls short in a Wednesday night home contest with VMI.

jameiswinston

Winston impressed on Seminoles Pro Day

The Seminoles QB put on a show for NFL coaches and scouts assembled for Florida State Pro Day.

NETS

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, April 1. STREAKING NETS HANG ONTO FINAL…

MLB

Baseball to set pay record

The average salary is expected to break the $4 million benchmark.

ryannewman

NASCAR comes down on Ryan Newman team

Newman's race team faces harsh penalties after NASCAR found it manipulated the tires used at Auto Club Speedway.

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Patriots owner Kraft takes stand in Aaron Hernandez trial

Patriots owner Robert Kraft took the stand in the murder trial of former star player Aaron Hernandez.

krisbryant

MLB: Cubs demote Bryant, upsets union

Third baseman Kris Bryant was reassigned to thE minor league camp despite an outstanding spring training at the plate.

nfl

NFL sanctions Browns, Falcons

Fake noise and illegal text messages have landed the two teams in hot water with the league.

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College hoops: AP All-America team, Wooden finalsts

Three players heading to the Final Four head up The Associated Press men's basketball All-America team.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, March 31.

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Ahead Of The Orange Blue Game, London Celebrates Something Bigger

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London celebrates another successful bone marrow drive.

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Virginia Baseball Defeats Miami, Claims Series

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UVA won game 2 of an ACC home series against Miami 5-2.

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Dominion Will Close Ash Ponds At Some Plants

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Dominion Power will close coal ash ponds at a Fluvanna facility and three others.

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Culpeper Woman Abandons Bid For State Senate

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A Culpeper woman abandons her campaign for the State Senate.

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Man Becomes Suspect In Death Of UMW Student

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A man is a suspect in the death of a University of Mary Washington student.