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Hinch: Altuve's on '1 leg' and wouldn't be playing in regular season

Jose Altuve is clearly not 100 percent. Thanks to a nagging knee injury, the Houston Astros‘ star second baseman will be used as the designated hitter for a third straight game on Thursday night against the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/teams/2" href="… MLB | theScore

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NFL wants players playing, not thinking about roughing the passer penalties

NEW YORK — The NFL doesn’t want players worrying about getting flagged or fined. “You gotta play,” NFL football operations chief Troy Vincent said Tuesday at the league’s fall meetings. “You hope that no player is thinking about a rule. We want them to play (with a) free mind where you’re just free and you play.” Chiefs rookie linebacker Breeland ...

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Neck injury ends playing career of Miami WR Ahmmon Richards

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami wide receiver Ahmmon Richards’ career is effectively over because of a disabling neck injury that will make playing football a too high-risk proposition for him going forward. Miami announced the news Sunday, without revealing the exact nature of the injury or how it happened. The announcement came one day after the 16th-ranked Hurricanes rallied ...

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Kawhi Leonard happy to be back on a court playing basketball

Kawhi Leonard leaned back against the gym wall Tuesday as Alex McKechnie, the Toronto Raptors’ director of sports science, carefully wrapped Leonard’s knees in preventative ice. Every camera in the gym captured the moment. In one of the most anticipated season storylines not only in Toronto but across the NBA, the six-foot-seven forward stepped on the court as a Raptor ...

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