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NHL set for smooth-as-ice start to season

With the NBA recovering from the Donald Sterling fiasco and the NFL reeling from domestic violence cases, the NHL opens a new season free of controversy.

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NBA TV deal allows for ESPN Internet streaming

ESPN is working with the NBA to create an Internet sports channel available without a pay TV subscription.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Oct. 7.

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Nationals stay alive with win over Giants

The Nationals were given a lifeline in game three on Monday night.

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Wilson fires Seahawks to victory

QB Russell Wilson had a career high rushing night to help lead the NFL champion Seattle Seahawks to a 27-17 away win over the Washington Redskins.

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Wong blast puts Cardinals on brink of series victory

The St Louis Cardinals are closer to advancing to the National League Championship Series.

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Burbank Named ACC Co-Offensive Lineman of the Week

Virginia's improving offensive line features the ACC lineman of the week.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Monday, Oct. 6.

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Michael Phelps seeking treatment following DUI arrest

The Olympic swimmer is planning to attend a treatment program following his second arrest.

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2 NFL players arrested this weekend

Two players were arrested on trespassing and other charges, in separate incidents.

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Broncos’ Manning emulates Favre with 500th TD pass

Peyton Manning joined an exclusive two-man club on Sunday when he threw the 500th touchdown pass of his career.

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Sweeping Royals, Orioles eye World Series spot

Both teams completed sweeps on Sunday, to set up an intriguing best-of-seven clash with a trip to the World Series at stake.

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Virginia Holds Off Pitt 24-19, Moves to 2-0 in ACC

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Kevin Parks ran for a career-best 169 yards and a touchdown and Virginia slowed Pittsburgh’s running game…

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Warriors Prevail Over Patriots 23-17

Western Albemarle Football built a lead and held off a resilient Albemarle squad Friday night for a 23-17 victory to remain undefeated on the year with a record of 4-0.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's best moments in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at today's biggest sports stories.

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Moustakas leas Royals to 11th inning win over Angels

Mike Moustakas delivered the game-winning home run as Kansas City rallied to another extra-inning win.

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Orioles beat Tigers in first game of playoff series

Baltimore pummeled Detroit for a 12-3 victory in the first game of their best-of-five American League divisional series in Baltimore on Thursday.

This image released by 20th Century Fox shows Ben Affleck in a scene from "Gone Girl." The film will make its world premiere as the opening night film at the 52nd New York Film Festival. The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced Thursday, July 17, 2014, that the highly anticipated adaption of Gillian Flynn’s best-selling novel will kick off the festival on September 26. The 20th Century Fox thriller, which stars Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike, will premiere in theaters shortly after on October 3.

Ben Affleck won’t wear a Yankees hat – even in character

The actor refused to wear the hat of his team's rival in his new movie "Gone Girl."

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of this week's best moments in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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South’s Oldest Rivalry Continues Saturday When UNC Comes to Town

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The Hoos have a critical match up in the Coastal Division, coverage begins at 10am Saturday.