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FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2013, file photo, Georgia running back Todd Gurley is shown in an NCAA college football game against South Carolina in Athens, Ga. Gurley has been suspended indefinitely while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules, the school announced Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Georgia applies for Todd Gurley reinstatement with NCAA

- Associated Press

Gurley has been suspended for the last two games while Georgia investigated allegations he broke NCAA rules by receiving improper benefits. Coach Mark Richt has confirmed the allegations involved autographs.

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws during the first inning of Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

World Series 2014: Madison Bumgarner, Giants top Royals 7-1 in opener

- Associated Press

Madison Bumgarner, who shows virtually no emotion on the mound, got the Giants off to a terrific start in Game 1. Given an early cushion by Hunter Pence’s home run, the man called MadBum by his teammates carried a shutout into the seventh inning and beat the Royals 7-1 Tuesday night.

Group portrait of players from the Kansas City Monarchs and the Hilldale Negro League baseball teams in front of grandstands filled with spectators before the opening game of the inaugural "Colored World Series" in 1924. (Photo by J.E. Miller via Library of Congress)

LOVERRO: 90 years ago, Negro League stars lit up Kansas City

- The Washington Times

The Kansas City Monarchs, the Negro National League champions, faced Philadelphia’s Hilldale Baseball Club, the champions of the competing Eastern Colored League. It marked the first time two Negro League champions from different leagues agreed to play in a championship series of note.

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Associated Press

Seth Griffith, Gregory Campbell and David Krejci scored in the third period, leading the Boston Bruins to a 5-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night.

NHL Calendar

- Associated Press

Jan. 1 - Winter Classic: Chicago at Washington.

Winnipeg Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec keeps a close eye on the puck as he gets a glove on a Carolina Hurricanes shot during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

Lowry scores first goal to lift Jets over Canes

Associated Press

Adam Lowry was sporting a smile and a special grey helmet after he scored his first NHL goal in Winnipeg's 3-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday.

Kansas City Royals pitcher James Shields wipes his face as he is taken out of the game during the fourth inning of Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Tight crew of Royals routed in World Series

- Associated Press

The Kansas City Royals had adopted the scrappy, intense attitude of Royals starter James Shields during their thrilling postseason run. They followed his cue on Tuesday night, too.

NFL Calendar

- Associated Press

Oct. 28 - Trade deadline.

AP-NY--New York News Digest,ADVISORY, 12:30 am Update, NY

Associated Press

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NBA Calendar

- Associated Press

Oct. 27 - Rosters set for opening day.

Indiana Pacers' Chris Copeland, left, and Roy Hibbert, right, try to break up a shot attempt by Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Martin in the first quarter of a preseason NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Bennett leads Timberwolves past Pacers 107-89

Associated Press

Anthony Bennett scored 17 points and Ricky Rubio had 16 to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 107-89 preseason win over the injury-riddled Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night.

Request denied to remove judge on Peterson case

- Associated Press

A prosecution request to remove the judge handling the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has been denied.

Tampa Bay Lightning's Valtteri Filppula, right, from Finland, checks Calgary Flames' Mark Giordano during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Calgary, Alberta. Tampa Bay won 2-1 in overtime. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

Palat scores winner to lead Lightning over Flames

Associated Press

After a costly giveaway the night before that cost his team the game, Tampa Bay left-winger Ondrej Palat felt he owed the Lightning one. He didn't wait long to make good on it.