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NFL announces full season schedule

The NFL schedule for the coming season has been revealed. The opener on September 4 will feature Super Bowl champions the Seattle Seahawks against the Green Bay Packers. There's also a date for Super Bowl XLIX; it'll be held February 1, 2015 at the University of...

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Brendan Shanahan becomes Leafs president

Hockey Hall of Famer Brendan Shanahan has been named the president of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Shanahan, a Toronto native, is expected to pull the Leafs out of a long slump, especially since they missed their shot at the playoffs this season. MLSE says he'll start...

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Powell wants to appeal doping ban

Former 100m world record holder Asafa Powell, who was given an 18-month ban by JADCO yesterday, plans to appeal the ban. In a statement from his publicist, he calls the suspension “unfair and unjust”, and wants to have it either overturned or reduced. Powell faces the...

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Asafa Powell gets 18-month ban for doping

Former 100-metre world record holder and Olympic gold medallist Asafa Powell has been banned for 18 months for consuming the banned substance oxilofrine. The sentence was handed down today by JADCO, who gave fellow Jamaican sprinter Sherone Simpson a similar ban on...

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