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This week’s top sports shots

A look back at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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WATCH: 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame player profiles

Jerome Bettis, Junior Seau, Tim Brown, and five other football greats will be enshrined as the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015.

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Amazing! Batter hits home run on backward swing

This could be the coolest home run in history.

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Oh pitches baseball, 8 sports bid for spot at 2020 Olympics

Representatives of new sports are making their case to be included in the 2020 Games.

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Mayweather defends upcoming Berto fight

Floyd Mayweather's latest title defense began outside the ring on Thursday as he fought to validate his upcoming bout against Andre Berto.

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WATCH: Making the Pro Football Hall of Fame gold jacket

Go behind the scenes into the making of the iconic Gold Jacket for the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame class.

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Spieth re-sets goals for year, eyes top spot in rankings

Though Spieth's bid for a calendar grand slam of the majors ended at St. Andrews, he can still add a third leg at next week's PGA Championship while he would become world number one with victory this Sunday at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Aug. 7.

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NHL expansion hopefuls still drawing interest

Las Vegas and Quebec City have advanced to the second of three phases in their bids to land NHL expansion franchises.

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Yankees manager Joe Girardi shows off his new app

"Portalball" is a virtual reality sci-fi baseball game you can play on your phone.

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NFL will allow athletic trainers to stop play

The National Football League announced that beginning with this season, a third party athletic trainer will be able to stop play if they spot an injury on the field.

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PREVIEW: 2015 Bridgestone Invitational

John Swantek and Kelly Hawkins take an in-depth look at the 2015 Bridgestone Invitational being held at Firestone Country Club.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Aug. 6.

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Opossums are baseball fans, too

The Oakland A's had a very creepy, four-legged fan show up to a recent game.

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Brady’s Deflategate testimony released

In the 457-page transcript Brady denies tampering with - or telling anyone to tamper with - footballs in the AFC championship game.

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Boston mayor wants ban on chewing tobacco at ballparks

Public health officials, advocates, and former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling are among those supporting the proposal.

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Jays’ Sanchez gets three-game ban for bench-clearing brawl

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez has been suspended for three games and manager John Gibbons for one following a bench-clearing confrontation with the Kansas City Royals

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Aug. 5.

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After death of 9-year-old, no more bat boys and girls

The National Baseball Congress is suspending the use of bat boys and girls during its World Series in Kansas following the death of a 9-year-old boy who was hit by a bat.

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Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley hitting the big screen

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The Band Perry, Darius Rucker, and Brett Eldredge are also featured in a film about the Grand Ole Opry.

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The ‘tummy tuck’ that saved a hand

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An 87-year-old Texas man had an unusual surgery to save a hand that was badly burned in an accident: Doctors sewed his hand to his belly and left it under a pocket of tissue for three weeks to give it time to heal and form a new blood supply.

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Academy honors Bryan, Lynn

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Luke Bryan and Loretta Lynn are honored by their fellow musicians.

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‘Game of Thrones’ breaks world record

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The second episode of the fifth season of the HBO fantasy show was broadcast simultaneously in 173 countries.