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NHL moves to address conduct issues

In wake of recent controversies, the league will require personnel to attend mandatory counseling regarding racism and anti-bullying.


Dallas Stars fire Jim Montgomery for unprofessional conduct

The second-year coach was let go, with the team citing unspecified unprofessional conduct as the reason for the move.

Eagles 23, Giants 17 (OT)

Eagles top Giants in overtime

Carson Wentz rallied the Eagles from a 14-point deficit, tossing a 2-yard TD pass to Zach Ertz in overtime.

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Boston College QB Anthony Brown to seek transfer

Redshirt junior passed for 4,738 yards and 40 TDs in three injury-plagued seasons at BC.

Timeline: Looking back at Pete Frates’s life

A look at Frates’s journey from St. John’s Prep baseball to an honorary contract with the Red Sox.

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As a ballplayer and a person, Pete Frates hit it out of the park

The onetime Baseball Beanpot star for BC became a real-life hero, turning a huge negative into a huge positive.

Sports world reacts to death of Pete Frates, ALS research champion: ‘He changed the world’

The Massachusetts native died Monday after a seven-year battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Russian team, flag, anthem banned from international sports for next four years amid doping scandal

Russian athletes will be allowed to compete in major events only if they are not implicated in positive doping tests or their data was not manipulated, according to the WADA ruling.