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FSU Dismisses De'Andre Johnson After Video Shows Him Punching Woman

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Florida State has dismissed freshman quarterback De’Andre Johnson from the team on the same day that prosecutors released video showing him punching a woman at a bar. 213 more words


NFL Suspends Sheldon Richardson for Substance Abuse

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Jets defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the regular season on Thursday for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. 252 more words


Ex Illini Women's Basketball Players Sue School, Coach

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Seven former University of Illinois women’s basketball players sued the university Wednesday, accusing coach Matt Bollant and a former assistant of violating their civil rights by using race to divide the team and try to force some players out. 655 more words


DeMarre Carroll Heading North of the Border

TORONTO (AP)- When DeMarre Carroll’s left knee buckled in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals, the breakout season that put him on the precipice of a big payday nearly went right down the drain. 545 more words


Michael Sam Applauds Supreme Court Decision

MONTREAL (AP) — Michael Sam is praising the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage throughout the country.

He says he has no plans to marry yet because he’s focused on football. 126 more words


St. John's Receives Commitment From Star Italian Shooting Guard Federico Mussini

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — They are going to have to wear name tags at St. John’s for a little while.

The massive overhaul of the Red Storm program under first-year head coach Chris Mullin continued on Monday when dynamic shooting guard Federico Mussini of Italy decided to turn down an offer to play pro ball in Europe and commit to St. 268 more words


Suns Draft Melvin Booker's Son 13th Overall

PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker was almost finished with his introductory news conference on Friday, patiently, confidently, concisely answering one question after another, a performance that belied his age. 744 more words