Ross to compete on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Nothing can contain David Ross. Father Time gave up its battle with Ross years ago, as the great gray beard excelled through his age-39 season despite playing one of the most demanding positions in the game. Pitchers gave up trying to beat him as he managed to reach double-digit dingers …

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NFL salary cap for 2017 season set at $167 million

NFL general managers and coaches now have a little more certainty at their disposal as they prepare for free agency. The NFL salary cap for the 2017 league year has been set at $167 million, a league official told NFL Network’s Judy Battista on Wednesday. The figure represents a more …

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Patriots won’t use franchise tag on Dont’a Hightower

Dont’a Hightower is free to go to market — for now. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday that the Patriots linebacker will not be slapped with the franchise tag, per sources informed of the situation. If he isn’t re-signed in time, New England’s Super Bowl LI game changer will …

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Suns Fall in Physical Battle Against Grizzlies

The young Suns held their own for most of the game in what turned into a physical battle against the current six-seed in the Western Conference. With no Tyson Chandler or Brandon Knight, this was the third game in the plan to play the younger talent of Alex Len, Alan …

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Thunder Hold Off Jazz 109-106

The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Utah Jazz 109-106 Tuesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. For majority of Tuesday’s contest, it looked as if the Thunder (35-25) would be having no problems handling the Jazz (37-23), as they entered the final period with a comfortable 11-point lead thanks in large part …

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Mario Lemieux takes fan, cancer survivor, for skate

Lily Tarasiewicz shared ice with legend, who also had Stage 3B Hodgkin’s lymphoma Super Mario lived up to his name Monday. As part of his 2017 Mario Lemieux Fantasy Camp, the former Pittsburgh Penguins great took Penguins fan and cancer survivor Lily Tarasiewicz for the skate of a lifetime at …

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