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WATCH: NBA ‘drafts’ Isaiah Austin

An emotional "pick" for Baylor's Isaiah Austin, whose draft dreams were cut short by a diagnosis of Marfan syndrome.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, June 27.

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World Cup: Germany, U.S., Algeria advance

Germany, the U.S., and Algeria sealed the last 16 World Cup places on Thursday but much of the spotlight was on the tournament's bad boy Luis Suarez.

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2014 NBA draft: An international affair

Four of the first eight players selected into the world's leading professional basketball league came from outside the United States.

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Cavaliers select Wiggins as top pick in NBA draft

Andrew Wiggins from the University of Kansas was taken with the number one pick of the 2014 NBA draft.

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U.S., Germany sail into ‘knockout’ round in Recife rain

They said it couldn't be done, but America proved them wrong.

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The best World Cup tweets

Some of the best tweets about today's World Cup match.

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PHOTOS: U.S. vs. Germany World Cup match

Germany and the U.S. will both advance to the second round of the 2014 World Cup.

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Klinsmann to U.S. soccer fans: Take the day off

The coach posted a "doctor's note" excusing fans from work to watch the World Cup game against Germany.

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FIFA bans Suarez for 4 months, fines him $111K

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez was banned for nine matches by FIFA on Thursday after being found guilty of biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini.

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Knicks send Chandler to Dallas in 6-player trade

The Dallas Mavericks have acquired center Tyson Chandler in a six-player trade with the New York Knicks.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, June 26.

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FIFA probing Suarez bite furor, lengthy ban possible

Troubled Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez looks almost certain to miss the rest of the World Cup.

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NFL eliminates cap on player payments for concussions

The lawsuit was settled between the NFL and thousands of former players at $765 million.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, June 25.

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Crosby is NHL’s 2014 MVP

Pittsburgh Penguin Sidney Crosby won his second Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player on Tuesday.

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Tiger Woods back faster to benefit charity

Tiger Woods' recovery from back surgery was quicker than expected.

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LeBron James is leaving Miami

The Miami Heat star will opt-out of the last two years of his contract and become a free agent.

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Girl, 17, helps Tampa Bay Rays at batting practice

The high school junior throws a mean knuckleball and was on hand Monday to help the MLB team during pre-game warmups.

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Ex-NFL player Hernandez due in court on ’12 murder charges

The former New England Patriot is due in court for a hearing on two of the three murder charges he is facing.

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Paul McCartney recording with Alice Cooper, Joe Perry

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The Beatle is recording new material with fellow rockers and a movie star.

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Shia LaBeouf has September court date

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The actor's disorderly conduct case is adjourned until the fall.

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Justin Bieber plays convict in Selena Gomez’s new film

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Art is imitating life, as the "Baby" hitmaker is cast as a convicted criminal in his ex-girlfriend's movie.

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Courtney Love wants a Kurt Cobain biopic

Musician Courtney Love attends a screening of "Rush" hosted by Ferrari & The Cinema Society on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 in New York.

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The rapper has slammed rumors suggesting he's the "ghostwriter" behind Iggy Azalea's success.