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Carter Jr. scores 20, No. 1 Duke beats Southern 78-61
Wendell Carter Jr. had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 1 Duke beat Southern 78-61
Former NFL player confirmed as 1st diagnosis of CTE in living patient
Researchers in Chicago report that they have detected evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, more commonly known as CTE, in a living patient for the first time. Currently, CTE, a degenerative brain disease found in those with a history of repetitive brain trauma, can only be formally
Allen leads No. 1 Duke past No. 2 Michigan State 88-81
Grayson Allen scores career-high 37 points as No. 1 Duke tops No. 2 Michigan State 88-81
Lou Gehrig biographer Ray Robinson dead at 96
Ray Robinson, an author and magazine editor best known for a well-regarded biography of Lou Gehrig, has died at age 96
Former NHL player Sean Avery on new memoir
"Ice Capades: A Memoir of Fast Living and Tough Hockey" chronicles Avery's career as an NHL enforcer.
Former baseball player's fight against ALS leads to Ice Bucket Challenge: Part 1
Pete Frates, who was an all-star athlete in high school and Boston College baseball team captain, wouldn't let his diagnosis keep him down.
How the Ice Bucket Challenge may have helped save future ALS patients: Part 2
Pete Frates helped raise $220 million for ALS research, knowing he might not live long enough to reap the benefits of new advancements.
How a former baseball player's fight against ALS Ice Bucket Challenge internet sensation
It began with a simple idea: Fill a bucket with water, throw in some ice and dump it over your head -- all to raise money to find a cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). In summer 2014, the Ice Bucket Challenge flooded the internet, with people from Irish nuns to celebrities to entire pro
Meet the former baseball player who helped the Ice Bucket Challenge go viral
Pete Frates was diagnosed with ALS in 2012 and launched a mission to raise enough money to find a cure, giving people like Osiel Mendoza hope.
Tim Shaw, who is battling ALS , named one of 6 Titans captains
NASHVILLE , Tenn. -- The Titans announced their 2017 team captains with five of the team's biggest leaders and one special surprise member, former linebacker Tim Shaw. The addition of Shaw signifies the role his presence and fight against Lou Gehrig's disease (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) has on