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New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham (13) scores a touchdown against the Washington Redskins during the third quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J.

Beckham going to the Pro Bowl, replacing Megatron

The NFL announced Wednesday that Odell Beckham Jr. has been chosen to replace the injured Calvin Johnson of Detroit in the Jan. 25 game.

Denver Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov, from Russia, left, drives past Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014.

Cavaliers land center Timofey Mozgov in traded with Nuggets

The Cavaliers have filled their biggest need, acquiring center Timofey Mozgov from the Denver Nuggets for two future first-round draft picks.

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Jameis Winston to enter NFL draft

Quarterback Jameis Winston plans to leave Florida State University, his father told ESPN.

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Boxing great Muhammad Ali released from hospital

The three-time world heavyweight champion is back home after being hospitalized for over a week.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the top sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Jan. 7.

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Electronic Arts must face ex-NFL players’ lawsuit over video games

Former players say the video game maker of using their likenesses in the "Madden NFL" series without permission.

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Bud Selig: The exit interview

In his 22-year tenure, the retiring commissioner has overseen record revenues and attendance and the "steroids era."

Kentucky mascot performs before the start of an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Michigan Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis.

No. 1 Kentucky survives Mississippi 89-86 in overtime

The top-ranked Wildcats withstood three final Mississippi attempts to rally before escaping with an 89-86 victory Tuesday night.

Austria's winner Michael Hayboeck, center, Japan's second placed Noriaki Kasai, left, and Austria's third placed Stefan Kraft celebrate on the podium after the fourth stage of the four hills ski jumping tournament in Bischofshofen, Austria, on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015. Stefan Kraft is the overall winner of the tournament.

Austrian ski jumper Stefan Kraft wins 4 Hills Tour

Ski jumper Stefan Kraft became the seventh straight Austrian winner of the prestigious Four Hills Tour on Tuesday.

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez attends a pretrial hearing in the first of two murder cases against him at Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015. Hernandez is charged with murder in the killing of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd in 2013. He also is charged with killing two men in Boston in 2012. Hernandez has pleaded not guilty in both cases.

Final pre-trial hearing for Aaron Hernandez in 2013 murder

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is expected in court for the final pre-trial hearing in the first of two murder cases against him.

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, third from right, is depicted with his lawyers and U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr., right, as O'Toole addresses a pool of potential jurors in a jury assembly room at the federal courthouse, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, in Boston. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. His trial is scheduled to begin on Jan. 26. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

Jury selection won’t be simple in Boston Marathon case

Selection process expected to take nearly a month in Boston Marathon bombing case

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Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio elected to Hall of Fame

Baseball writers elected four players for the first time since 1955.

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Toronto Maple Leafs fire head coach

The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired head coach Randy Carlyle.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, Jan. 6.

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NFL unhappy penalty reversed in Lions’ playoff loss

The controversial decision cast a shadow over Sunday's playoff game between Dallas and Detroit.

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Cavs, Thunder, Knicks in six-player trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers, Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks completed a three-team trade involving six players.

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Playoffs showcase need for elite QBs

Quarterback is once again the most important position on the gridiron.

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Stadium plan indicates Rams may return to L.A.

The owner of the St. Louis Rams plans to build a stadium in L.A., which could signal the team's return to California.

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AP Source: Knicks sending JR Smith, Shumpert to Cavs

The Cavaliers are expected to move Dion Waiters in the deal after originally listing him among their starters for their game in Philadelphia on Monday night, then pulling him from the lineup.

St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke arrives at a hotel where NFL meetings are taking place in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014.

Rams owner planning NFL stadium in Los Angeles County

The Los Angeles Times says Stan Kroenke has partnered with Stockbridge Capital Group to build an NFL stadium in Los Angeles County.

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