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Zach Parise, born in Minneapolis, has a chance to become the second American-born player to hoist the Stanley Cup. The 27-year-old Devils forward has seven goals and 14 points in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
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Zach Parise, born in Minneapolis, has a chance to become the second American-born player to hoist the Stanley Cup. The 27-year-old Devils forward has seven goals and 14 points in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James on Monday night during pregame warmups wore an “I can’t breathe” T-shirt, referring to Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer placed him in a chokehold during an arrest for selling loose cigarettes. The shirt, one of several featuring the slogan that have been seen around the league in recent days after a grand jury declined to indict the officer last week, is just one in a long history of political statements made by athletes on the playing field. Here are some others.