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Union: Lower NBA age limit

The players association general counsel expects the issue will be a contentious one with the NBA.

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Year after rule changes, men’s basketball back to old form

One year after the NCAA changed how rules were enforced to open up the game, men's basketball looks a lot like it once did.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, March 6.

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Low snow forces changes to iconic Iditarod

Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel, forcing organizers to move the start further north.

In this image provided by passenger Larry Donnell, a New York Giants NFL football player, passengers are evacuated after a Delta plane skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport during a snowstorm, Thursday, March, 5 2015, in New York. Delta Flight 1086, carrying 125 passengers and five crew members, veered off the runway at around 11:10 a.m., authorities said. Six people suffered non-life-threatening injuries, said Joe Pentangelo, a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which runs the airport.

Giants’ TE Donnell feels “blessed” after scary plane landing

New York Giants tight end Larry Donnell says he feels blessed to be safe after a scary landing today at New York's LaGuardia Airport.

New England Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork (75) during the first half of NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.

Wilfork tweets that Patriots won’t pick up his option

Vince Wilfork says his time with the New England Patriots is over after 11 years.

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Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

Delaware prosecutors will not file criminal charges following allegations of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend.

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2016 Rolex race to be first event at renovated Daytona

Daytona International Speedway will showcase its renovated motorsports stadium next January.

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A-Rod is back with the Yankees

The game was his first in 17 months following a drug suspension for the entire 2014 season.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, March 5.

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MLS, players avoid strike

The MLS season will begin on Friday as scheduled.

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WATCH: Rockets fan sinks half court shot to win $25K

This Houston Rockets fan gets carried off the court after making the shot of a lifetime.

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber launch the league's new logo during a press conference Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in New York.

AP source: MLS, players agree in principle to 5-year deal

MLS's 20th season begins this weekend, with the defending champion Los Angeles Galaxy hosting Chicago in the opener.

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) looks to pass against the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Denver.

AP Source: Manning returning for 18th NFL season

The five-time MVP mulled retirement after the Broncos' playoff loss to the Indianapolis Colts. But he determined he still had the health and hunger to keep playing at age 39.

New York Yankees' designated hitter Alex Rodriguez hits a single in the first inning during a spring training baseball exhibition game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Tampa, Fla.

A-Rod singles in first at-bat following drug suspension

Mixed reactions from fans in A-Rod's return to baseball

It this courtroom sketch, U.S. Attorney William Weinreb, left, is depicted delivering opening statements in front of U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr., right rear, on the first day of the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Boston. Tsarnaev, depicted seated second from right between defense attorneys Judy Clarke, third from right, and Miriam Conrad, right, is charged with conspiring with his brother to place two bombs near the marathon finish line in April 2013, killing three and injuring 260 people.

Lawyer: Tsarnaev widow not ID’d as witness in bombing trial

Widow has not been contacted by the defense

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Lauren Hill wins all-conference honors for her courage

19-year-old freshman played despite inoperable brain tumor

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Testimony in Aaron Hernandez trial focuses on fingerprints, texts

Prosecutors near Boston are rolling out fingerprint evidence in the murder case of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez.

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Pitcher Curt Schilling takes on Internet trolls

The Red Sox legend is firing back at cyberbullies.

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MLB: Let’s go fellas!

Baseball, the timeless game of endless summers, is now on the clock.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Fallon’s giant beer pong

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We need this beer pong song at our next barbecue.

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Harrison Ford ‘OK’ after plane crash

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The "Star Wars" star was hurt after his vintage plane crashed shortly after taking off from an L.A. airport.

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Today in entertainment history: March 6

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Want to hear something shocking? It has been more than 20 years since "The Cosby Show" went off the air.

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Peeps milk coming to an Easter basket near you

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Because why shouldn't milk taste more like marshmallows?

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Hall & Oates sue cereal maker

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The rockers are not amused by a granola company's clever name for its breakfast food.