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M's ace Lee has no pain after throwing; DL still likely

Mariners left-hander Cliff Lee got through a light workout Wednesday without pain, but is still likely to start the season on the disabled list because of a strained abdomen.

Louisville extends Pitino through 2017; big raise coming

Louisville and coach Rick Pitino have agreed in principle to a four-year contract extension that will keep Pitino with the Cardinals through 2017.

Vonn scores guest role on 'Law & Order'

Lindsey Vonn is going from Olympic gold medalist to "Law & Order" TV actress.

Span hits his own mother with foul ball

Minnesota Twins leadoff man Denard Span hit a foul ball that struck his mother in the chest during Wednesday's exhibition game.

Lakers don't look playoff-ready

It's pathetic that the Lakers have quit on the regular season.

Hamlin has ACL surgery two days after NASCAR victory

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin is home resting following surgery on his left knee.

Mistresses, ex-adviser reveal shocking Tiger details

Shocking new claim: Tiger was led astray by NBA icon.