NFL suspends Dion Jordan

NFL suspends Dion Jordan

Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan was suspended four games for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances, the league announced Thursday.

There already were questions about Dion Jordan heading into his second season, and his suspension further clouds his future in Miami, James Walker writes. Story

Jordan, the No. 3 overall draft pick in 2013, recently said he had gained 17 pounds of muscle compared to last season, when he didn’t get much playing time because there were concerns about his strength.

He posted just 26 tackles and two …

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Hiroki Kuroda sharp as Yankees control Red Sox

Hiroki Kuroda sharp as Yankees control Red Sox

Mariano Rivera has jogged from the right-field bullpen to the Fenway Park mound a number of times in his 18-year career. He’s probably never been greeted like he was by the rival Red Sox fans on Saturday.

Rivera entered to a nice ovation and worked a scoreless ninth inning for his 31st save, closing out a strong effort by New York’s pitchers that carried the Yankees to a 5-2 victory.

“I always love to pitch here, always,” the 43-year old Rivera said. “Yankee Stadium’s home, but I love to …

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Semyon Varlamov charges dropped

Semyon Varlamov charges dropped

Prosecutors said Friday that they are dropping a domestic violence case against Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov because they have new information leading them to believe they couldn’t win a conviction.

Varlamov was arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault after his girlfriend told police he knocked her down with a kick, stomped on her chest and dragged her by her hair at their apartment on Oct. 30.

The girlfriend, Evgeniya Vavrinyukat, also accused him of telling her that he would have beaten her more if they had been in …

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Lakers, Cavaliers talks stall

Lakers, Cavaliers talks stall

Talks between the Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers about a trade involving Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum have stalled.

The deal is not dead, but it is no longer progressing. The Cavs, who have until Jan. 7 to trade Bynum before his contract becomes guaranteed and loses its instant value in a trade, are now actively seeking other options.

The major issue, sources said, involves the Lakers’ desire to get an additional asset from the Cavs beyond Bynum’s team-friendly contract, which could save the Lakers more than $20 …

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