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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Friday, Oct. 10

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Expect tributes, awkwardness at Donovan farewell

The Landon Donovan era in U.S. soccer will come to an end on Friday as the national team’s top scorer plays his final game.

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Prosecutors want Peterson arrested on alleged bond violation

Suspended Vikings star Adrian Peterson faces new legal trouble after prosecutors say he should be arrested on a drug-related bond violation.

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Colts need Luck, late fumble to beat Texas

A late fumble by Houston quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick allowed Indianapolis to escape with a 33-28 road victory.

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Torrance: McIlroy has joined pantheon of greats

Rory McIlroy's accomplishments this season have helped him join Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, and Seve Ballesteros among the pantheon of golfing greats.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Title-starved teams battle for World Series berth

Title-starved Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals hope to end decades of frustration when they battle for a World Series berth.

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Goodell says role in discipline process reviewed for over year

The NFL Commissioner, under fire for his handling of domestic violence cases, says his role in the disciplinary process had been discussed internally.

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Peterson child abuse trial set for December

Suspended Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of child abuse.

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Redskins’ Gruden: There’s no laughing in football

There's nothing funny about losing.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 8.

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Cards overtake Dodgers, Kershaw to win series

Matt Adams belted a three-run homer off Clayton Kershaw to power St. Louis to a 3-2 win over the Dodgers.

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Wild pitch moves Giants into National League playoffs

San Francisco will take on the St. Louis in the National League Championship Series.

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Poll: Most NFL fans think Goodell should keep job

Most NFL fans believe Commissioner Roger Goodell should keep his job after his handling of recent domestic violence cases.

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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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