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Former Jet Moore opts to retire

Updated Aug 7, 2013 10:52 AM ET After sleeping on it, Brandon Moore has decided to retire rather than join the Dallas Cowboys. The former New York Jets guard told FOX Sports on Wednesday morning that he “wrestled” with his decision to agree to terms with Dallas and will not sign the contract. After 10 seasons in the NFL, he’s hanging up his cleats. “I was wrestling with it all night. I was excited, but when you start looking at all the personal factors that go into it and the commitment on the football side and you’ve been in a different
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Murray gets his day at Wimbledon

Updated Jul 7, 2013 1:48 PM ET LONDON This one is forever. For Andy Murray. For Britain. It took forever. It lasts forever. WIMBLEDON 2013 Murray tops Djokovic for title Bartoli wins first Slam ‘Bryan Slam’ for Bob, Mike Swiss teen wins girls’ title What happened to Serena? Couch: No-names become celebs Couch: Why can’t US men compete? Wild Wednesday: Was grass to blame? Draws: Men | Women Andy Murray is the Wimbledon champion. How many times has he heard that in his head over the years? How many times has he told himself he’d never be there? He beat Novak
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Audi wins fourth straight Le Mans

Updated Jun 23, 2013 10:03 AM ET LE MANS, France (AP) Audi has won the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the fourth straight year in an endurance race overshadowed by the death of Danish driver Allan Simonsen at the start. Simonsen was the first driver fatality at Le Mans since 1997. PHOTOS Allan Simonsen, 1978-2013. REMEMBERING ALLAN SIMONSEN Tom Kristensen, Allan McNish and Loic Duval steered Audi No. 2 to victory on Sunday, one lap ahead of Toyota No. 8 driven by Anthony Davidson, Sebastien Buemi and Stephane Sarrazin. It was Duval’s first victory at the world’s most famous endurance
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Bruins complete sweep of Penguins

Updated Jun 8, 2013 12:58 AM ET BOSTON (AP) The Bruins defense shut down the potent Pittsburgh Penguins throughout the Eastern Conference finals. Then a Boston defenseman scored the goal that sealed the stunning sweep. BRUINS 4, PENGUINS 0 Game 4: Bruins complete sweep Game 3: Boston wins in 2OT Game 2: Bruins stun Pens again Game 1: Krejci scores twice in rout Highlights: Game 1 | 2 | 3 Gallery: Conference finals action NHL Playoff Central Adam McQuaid scored early in the third period, Tuukka Rask posted his second shutout of the series, and the Bruins reached the Stanley Cup
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Pacers’ Hibbert accuses Battier of ‘dirty’ play

Updated: May 23, 2013, 6:27 PM ET By Brian Windhorst | ESPN.com LeBron Saves Heat At Buzzer Of OT LeBron Saves Heat At Buzzer Of OT NEXT VIDEO LeBron Saves Heat At Buzzer Of OT LeBron Saves Heat At Buzzer Of OT Playoff MVP Playoff MVP David Thorpe ranks playoff MVPs weekly. Last week Marc Gasol topped the list, but the big Spaniard has been toppled by players from Paris and Akron. Game One Breakdown Game One Breakdown The Heat squeak through Game 1 against the Pacers thanks in part to weird tactical stuff including the crunch time benching of
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Warriors dispatch Spurs’ rally, even series

SAN ANTONIO — Klay Thompson scored 34 points, Stephen Curry added 22 and the Golden State Warriors withstood another furious rally by the San Antonio Spurs for a 100-91 victory Wednesday night to even their series at one game apiece and snap a 30-game skid in the Alamo City. Thompson, who scored 29 points in the first half, added 14 rebounds for Golden State, which had not won in San Antonio since Feb. 14, 1997. Harrison Barnes had 13 points, Carl Landry added 10 and Andrew Bogut had six points and 11 rebounds. Tim Duncan scored 23 points and Tony
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Heat pull away for 2-0 lead on Bucks

Updated Apr 23, 2013 10:30 PM ET MIAMI (AP) All the Miami Heat really needed was two brilliant minutes to take a two-game lead over the Milwaukee Bucks. HEAT 2, BUCKS 0 Heat pull away in fourth in win Video: Wade talks after Game 2 LeBron makes teammates do pushups Battier, Dunleavy are best friends Bucks C interested in joining Heat NBA Playoff Central Dwyane Wade scored 21 points, LeBron James finished with 19 and the Miami Heat took off in the fourth quarter to pull away and beat the Milwaukee Bucks 98-86 in Game 2 of the teams’ Eastern Conference
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Louisville outlasts Michigan for national title

Louisville National Champions Dan Dakich breaks down Louisville’s 82-76 win over Michigan. Louisville National Champions VIDEO PLAYLIST ATLANTA — Rick Pitino capped the greatest week of his life with the prize he wanted most of all. Luke Hancock produced another huge game off the bench, scoring 22 points, and Pitino became the first coach to win national titles at two schools when relentless Louisville rallied from another 12-point deficit to beat Michigan 82-76 in the NCAA championship game Monday night. More From ESPN.com Looking for more information on this game? Check out our blogs for Rapid Reaction. • What’s next
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Logano, Stewart fight after race

Updated Mar 24, 2013 7:49 PM ET If rubbin’ is racin’, then Joey Logano has been getting a little too touchy-feely the past two races. One week after trading paint with Denny Hamlin at Bristol, Logano was at it again Sunday. The two rivals were involved in a last-lap wreck as they were jostling for the win at the Auto Club 400 in Fontana, paving the way Kyle Busch to take home the victory. Check out the fireworks. Moments later, Tony Stewart stuck his nose into the fracas, igniting a brouhaha in pit road that included Logano throwing a haymaker. Stewart
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Woods stretches his lead at WGC

Updated Mar 9, 2013 6:16 PM ET DORAL, Fla. (AP) Tiger Woods‘ tee shot stuck in a palm tree was about the only thing that went wrong for him in the Cadillac Championship on Saturday. LEADERBOARD How did your favorite golfer fare at Doral? Visit our European Tour leaderboard. Woods made seven more birdies on the Blue Monster, the last one from 15 feet on the 18th hole for a 5-under 67. That gave him a four-shot lead over Graeme McDowell, and put Woods in great position to win a World Golf Championship for the first time since 2009. McDowell was
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