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Tigers star says he's sober, but denies alcohol problem

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera wants to clear a few things up after the ugly incident last fall, right before his team surrendered the American League Central Division title to the Twins.

Weekly Wrap: Lobos had biggest win

Amid a rash of upsets, Lobos' signature win demands attention.

Notre Dame star Harangody may not return this season

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey says there's a chance forward Luke Harangody may not return this season from a bone bruise to his right knee.

Supreme Court scrutinizes state, local gun control

WASHINGTON - Gun control advocates think, if not pray, they can win by losing when the Supreme Court decides whether the constitutional right to possess guns serves as a check on state and local regulation of firear

Syracuse jumps to No. 1 in hoops poll; Texas out of Top 25

Syracuse is No. 1 in The Associated Press' Top 25, taking advantage of a weekend when the poll's top three teams lost.

Shaq has thumb surgery, may not be ready for playoffs

Shaquille O'Neal had surgery on his injured right thumb Monday and the Cleveland Cavaliers say he will be out 6 to 8 weeks. <

Nuggets miss opportunity to KO champs

The Nuggets had the Lakers on the ropes but lost sight of what was working.

Kobe off, but Lakers beat Nuggets

Lakers win, but Nuggets show they belong.