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Noah was voted the league’s defensive player of the year.

Four-time league MVP LeBron James and defensive player of the year runner-up Roy Hibbert were both on the second team.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Larry Bird wants Lance Stephenson back, and he thinks Indiana can win an NBA title with an old-school offense and a tenacious defense. And he also said that he never considered dumping coach Frank Vogel or his assistants.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Hall of Fame quarterback Dan Marino is among the latest group of former football players to file a concussion-related lawsuit against the National Football League.

The 52-year-old former Miami Dolphins quarterback is one of 15 former players who filed a lawsuit in federal court in Philadelphia last week.

Marino and the other 14 plaintiffs join more than 4,800 others who have alleged the NFL misled players about the long-term dangers of concussions. The NFL has denied those claims.

DENVER (AP) - Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, was arrested on assault charges after his girlfriend told police he pulled her out of a car by her hair.

Court documents show the woman told Denver police that 24-year-old John Albert Elway also pushed her to the ground when she tried to get back in the car, causing scrapes.

HAMBURG, N.Y. (AP) - Police in upstate New York say Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Marcell Dareus was involved in a traffic accident last week.

Hamburg Police Lt. Bob Krone said the accident happened Friday afternoon and is under investigation. He didn’t provide any other details. The accident occurred after the Bills’ final practice of a three-day minicamp.

Dareus is already facing charges in Alabama where he was arrested last month for possession of synthetic marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He called it a youthful mistake.

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