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9:00 PM: 14-year-old Jonathan Pitre, who suffers from a condition called Epidermolysis bullosa that causes painful blisters all over his body, was signed by the Ottawa Senators to a one-day contract as a team scout on Thursday.

8:45 PM: Jenni Carlson of the Oklahoman profiles former Durant High School football coach Byron Cordell, who responded to his firing by making a Taylor Swift "Shake If Off" video with his family.

8:30 PM: The Deseret News profiles Nathan Honey, an American Fork (Utah) High School football player who has four brothers that suffer from muscular dystrophy: "I always dedicate my games to them. I always feel like I need to perform for them, even though they're not watching. I can feel them .... I carry that in my heart."

8:15 PM: Through the efforts of left tackle David Bakhtiari, five members of the Green Bay Packers appear & sing in the new movie "Pitch Perfect 2", which is scheduled to be released in May.

8:00 PM: The Tennessee Titans plan to wear white jerseys for the remaining six games of their season.

7:45 PM: Montana will host North Dakota State on August 29 in the first NCAA Division I football game of next season, which will be televised by ESPN.

7:30 PM: 84-year-old former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian was hospitalized Wednesday after contracting pneumonia.

7:15 PM: Due to travel & weather issues, Montana State's scheduled basketball game at Buffalo on Friday night has been postponed.

7:00 PM: Mark Howe told the Detroit Free Press on Thursday that his father, former Red Wings player Gordie Howe has shown slight improvement since suffering a severe stroke on October 26: "He isn't in so much pain any more. No walking or speech, but at least he's out of the bed."

6:45 PM: Buffalo Bills president Russ Brandon said about trying to get the team out of town to play Sunday's game against the New York Jets somewhere else: "We've had a lot of brainstorming sessions ... it may not be possible."

6:30 PM: From The Onion: "Doctors Reveal Derrick Rose Injuries Leading To Incredible New Advancements In Orthopedic Surgery"

6:15 PM: Nike has reportedly nixed plans for an Allen Iverson-themed sneaker after the former NBA player & Reebok client said the shoe company was using his likeness & persona without permission.

6:00 PM: In a SiriusXM radio interview, Phoenix Suns player & Kentucky alum Eric Bledsoe said this year's Wildcats could beat the Philadelphia 76ers in a seven-game series.

5:45 PM: Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis recently voiced his support for GM Reggie McKenzie: "We are in really good shape, based on the way Reggie put all the contracts together and everything else .... I think we're a pretty desirable place for someone that wants to come in and build."

5:30 PM: Suspended L.A. Kings player Slava Voynov was officially charged with felony domestic violence on Thursday, a month after his original arrest.

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