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7:00 PM: Lebanon (Tennessee) High School assistant football coach Howard Bates was arrested on assault charges for allegedly headbutting a 15-year-old player & threatening to kill him during a practice Tuesday.

6:45 PM: Colorado Avalanche goalie Jean-Sebastien Giguere announced his retirement Thursday after 16 seasons & a 2007 Stanley Cup title with the Anaheim Ducks.

6:30 PM: A fan at Wednesday's Brewers-Blue Jays game in Milwaukee lost his beer as another fan was trying to catch a foul ball, so Fox Sports Wisconsin announcers Brian Anderson & Bill Schroeder bought the fan another beer.

6:15 PM: Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment announced Thursday that president & CEO Tim Leiweke will be leaving the company by June 30, 2015.

6:00 PM: Forbes magazine reports that Buffalo Sabres owner Terry Pegula has offered a $890 million bid for the Buffalo Bills, while Jon Bon Jovi's group offered $820 million & Donald Trump offered $809 million.

5:45 PM: The Angels announce pitcher Garrett Richards is expected to be out 6-9 months after suffering a torn patellar tendon in his left knee during Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox.

5:30 PM: The New York Islanders have unveiled a new jersey patch & puck logo that marks the team's final season at the Nassau Coliseum before they move to the Barclays Center in 2015.

5:15 PM: In his first game back at Tropicana Field, David Price gave up only one hit in eight innings but the Tigers still lost to the Rays 1-0.

5:00 PM: Indiana sophomore receiver Caleb Cornett has been suspended following his arrest for punching another man on a Bloomington street early Wednesday morning. Police classified the incident as a "mutual physical confrontation" and neither man was charged.

4:45 PM: The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association turned down a request from ESPN to live televise a Ashwaubenon vs. Bay Port high school football game because it would mean moving the game from a Friday to a Sunday.

4:30 PM: A 14-year-old student at Spartanburg Broome High School in South Carolina died after collapsing on the school's track Wednesday afternoon.

4:15 PM: Florida Atlantic QB Jaquan Johnson says about facing Nebraska & Alabama in the Owls' first two games of the season: "If we go out with the right mental state we can beat anybody."

4:00 PM: In order to wear #41 for the St. Louis Cardinals, pitcher John Lackey gave teammate Pat Neshek an autographed Babe Ruth baseball worht $28,000.

3:45 PM: Former Alabama defensive lineman Ozell Powell was shot & killed in an apartment complex at Greenville, Alabama on Wednesday. 22-year-old Eric Simmons was arrested on murder charges in the death of the 40-year-old Powell.

3:30 PM: Former Auburn football coach Gene Chizik & former Georgia QB David Greene have been hired as analysts for ESPN's new SEC Network.

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