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Sports AP sources: Goodell will not recuse self from Brady appeal (New) AP sources: Goodell will not recuse self from Brady appeal
Goodell will not withdraw from what the commissioner considers his responsibility of hearing the appeal, according to several people with knowledge of the decision. Those people spoke on condition of anonymity because no official announcement has been made.
Sports Bumgarner homers off Kershaw, Giants again blank Dodgers Bumgarner homers off Kershaw, Giants again blank Dodgers
Madison Bumgarner homered off Clayton Kershaw and once again outpitched the reigning NL MVP and Cy Young winner, too, as the San Francisco Giants shut out the Los Angeles Dodgers for the third straight day, 4-0 Thursday.
Sports Former players: NFL teams 'conspired' to push painkillers Former players: NFL teams 'conspired' to push painkillers
Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams obtained and provided painkillers to players - often illegally - as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health.
Sports Goalies take center stage in Western Conference finals Goalies take center stage in Western Conference finals
The top four defensemen for the Chicago Blackhawks carried a heavy load in the first two games of the Western Conference finals. A couple of Chicago's biggest stars were shut out in Anaheim, and the Ducks' fourth line caused a bunch of problems for the Blackhawks.