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A board at the New York Stock Exchange shows the closing number for the Stand & Poor's 500 index, center, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. The S&P rose nine points, or 0.5 percent, to close at 1,804.76. The stock market is on track for a 27 percent gain this year.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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A board at the New York Stock Exchange shows the closing number for the Stand & Poor's 500 index, center, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. The S&P rose nine points, or 0.5 percent, to close at 1,804.76. The stock market is on track for a 27 percent gain this year. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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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.