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Justin Gatlin celebrates victory in the 100 meters at the U.S. Olympic Trials for track and field. Gatlin has been suspended twice for failing doping tests, once in 2001 and again in 2006. Andy Lyons/Getty Images hide caption

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At The U.S. Olympic Trials, Mixed Opinions About Russian Doping Scandal

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Track & Field Olympic Hopefuls Compete For A Chance To Go To Rio

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Michael Phelps waves after receiving his gold medal in the men's 200-meter butterfly at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Omaha on Wednesday. He described it as the hardest swim of his career. With the victory, he qualified for his fifth Olympic Games, something no other male American swimmer has ever done. Orlin Wagner/AP hide caption

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Michael Phelps celebrates qualifying for his fifth Olympic Games, after winning the men's 200-meter butterfly at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials Wednesday in Omaha, Neb. Mark J. Terrill/AP hide caption

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Veteran Swimmer Michael Phelps And Newer Names Headed For Olympics

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The Canton Charge play against the Iowa Energy in Canton, Ohio, on Feb. 16. Maddie McGarvey for NPR hide caption

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Playing For A Chance: The Promise And Pain Of The NBA's Minor League

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Boxer Muhammad Ali weighs in before his heavyweight bout with Jerry Quarry on Oct. 20, 1970, in Atlanta. AP hide caption

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Boxer Muhammad Ali, 'The Greatest Of All Time,' Dies At 74

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Willett Wins Masters; Defending Champ Spieth's Game Collapses On 12th Hole

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Buzzer-Beating Shot Capped Villanova's Victory Over UNC 77-74

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Selection Sunday Produces 2016 March Madness Bracket

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Peyton Manning Retires, Maria Sharapova Fails Drug Test

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Soccer Fans Skeptical New FIFA President Will Bring Needed Reform

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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning during Super Bowl XLVIII in 2014. Manning will meet the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 this Sunday. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images hide caption

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For Pro Athletes, Knowing When It's Time To Call It Quits

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Buffalo Bills Appoint First Female Full-Time Coach In The NFL

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