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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, March 26.

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Hornets, Clippers will play 2 preseason games in China

The games are part of the NBA's effort to grow the brand internationally.

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Nicklaus gets Congressional honor

The 75-year old Nicklaus is the winner of an unprecedented 18 major championships.

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NFL owners shoot down video replay changes

The only replay proposal to be approved will allow game officials to use replay for clock issues.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, March 25.

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Baseball careers often start with winter grunt work

Long before that major league money starts landing in their bank accounts, most baseball players are in a similar predicament as everyone else in the regular workforce.

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Donald Sterling’s wife, girlfriend to face off in court

The wife of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is going to court to seek $2.5 million in real estate and cars he gave a girlfriend.

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Virginia Wins Over VMI

The Virginia men's lacrosse team won 17-3 over VMI in Lexington on Tuesday night.

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NFL names overseer for player discipline

The league has had several high-profile issues with player conduct and its investigative processes recently.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, March 24.

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NFL doles out extra draft picks

NFC champion Seattle, Denver ,and Kansas City are among the teams getting compensatory picks in this year's draft.

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Armstrong’s attempt at reduced ban ‘almost too late’

Cycling officials say Lance Armstrong's latest attempt for rehabilitation is coming too late.

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The NFL won’t blackout games this season

Team owners voted to suspend the league's blackout policy.

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Bennett Named National Coach Of The Year

Tony Bennett wins the National Coach of the year award for the second time.

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Watch March Madness sportscasters imitate each other

These Marv Albert and Charles Barkley impressions are impressive.

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MLB Spring Training: Long deal for Marlins outfielder

Outfielder Christian Yelich has signed a seven-year contract extension said to be worth $49.5 million.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Monday, March 23.

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Ex-NFL player Sharper gets 9 years in Arizona sex assault

Former NFL All-Pro Darren Sharper pleaded guilty to sexual assault and attempted sexual assault.

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March Madness: How ‘sweet’ it is

It was a wild weekend of basketball, with the NCAA men's basketball tournament down to the "Sweet 16."

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UVA Loses To Spartans 60-54

UVA ends a second consecutive season with a NCAA Tournament loss to Michigan State.

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Area residents highlight the battle against domestic violence and sexual misconduct.

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Police Investigate Report Of Off-Grounds Assault

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UVA Police investigate a woman's report she was sexually assaulted on Brandon Avenue.

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UVA Women Golfers Claim First ACC Championship

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UVA women golfers win their first-ever ACC championship.

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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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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.