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HISTORY: It’s a Triple Crown for American Pharoah

American Pharoah ends a 37-year drought as the 12th Triple Crown winner.

Heinken brings the glory of the UEFA Champions League stateside to New York City as part of their interactive trophy tour with a photo op with Jerzy Dudek at Skylight Modern
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Barcelona tops Juventus for UEFA crown

Goals from Ivan Rakitic, Luis Suarez and a last-minute strike from Neymar gave the champions of Spain their fourth European title in the past decade and fifth overall.

Serena Williams, of the United States, looks up at the scoreboard during her match against Francesca Schiavone, of Italy, in the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in New York.

Williams beats Safarova in 3 sets at French for 20th major

Williams stretched her Grand Slam winning streak to 21 matches, following titles at the U.S. Open last September and Australian Open in January

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

United States soccer head coach Jurgen Klinsmann waits as he is introduced during a press conference in East Hartford, Conn. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. The U.S. will host Ecuador in a friendly soccer match on Friday.

Late goals by Williams, Wood lead US over Netherlands

Danny Williams scored in the 89th minute and Bobby Wood in the 90th, capping a comeback from a two-goal second-half deficit and giving the United States a 4-3 win over the Netherlands.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving celebrates after making a 3-point basket against the Golden State Warriors during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, March 14, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Cleveland won 103-94.

Cavs’ Irving has fractured knee cap, out for 3-4 months

Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has a fractured left knee cap and will have surgery that will end his season.

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Facing 5 NCAA charges, UNC plans response in academic case

North Carolina and the NCAA appear to agree on at least one thing: The school has corrected problems that led to its long-running academic fraud scandal through numerous reforms and personnel changes.

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Roberto Clemente biopic in the works

Studio bosses hope to adapt David Maraniss' biography "Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseball's Last Hero," for the big screen.

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Brazil soccer puts harsh glare on Nike, other sponsors

International companies face a grilling over their powerful role in soccer as a former star player vows to expose suspect marketing and their links to corrupt payments.

Kentucky Derby favorite American Pharoah, ridden by exercise rider Jorge Alvarez, gallops at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, April 30, 2015.

Will 37-year Triple Crown drought end today?

Coverage of the Belmont Stakes begins at 2:00pm on KPUG 1170AM.

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The big money behind the Belmont Stakes

There's a lot of money on the line as American Pharoah vies for the first Triple Crown since 1978.

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MLB: Rodriguez cousin gets jail time

A cousin of the Yankees star has been sentenced to seven months in prison after pleading guilty on federal drug charges.

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NBA Finals: Top 5 plays from Game 1

The NBA Finals opened in dramatic fashion.

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FIFA: Blatter to skip Olympic meeting next week

The embattled president announced plans to resign from FIFA earlier this week.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, June 5.

The crowd cheers after Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) scored during the first half of Game 2 in a second-round NBA playoff basketball series against the Memphis Grizzlies, Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in Oakland, Calif.

NBA Finals: Warriors take opener in OT

The Golden State Warriors turned up the defense in overtime and won the opener of the NBA Finals with a 108-100 victory over Cleveland despite 44 points from Cavaliers superstar LeBron James.

Serena Williams of the U.S. serves in her semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Thursday, June 4, 2015. Williams won in in three sets 4-6, 6-3, 6-0.

Serena on to French Open finals

Top-seed Serena Williams fought through the flu to beat Timea Bacsinszky 4-6, 6-3, 6-love.

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Yahoo to live-stream October NFL game

The Oct. 25 game between the Buffalo Bills and Jacksonville Jaguars will be the first NFL game to be live-streamed.

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LeBron James vs. Stephen Curry: Playoff duel

Two of the game's biggest stars prepare to square off in the NBA Finals, which tip off tonight.

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Firefighters douse flames at Alcoa Intalco Works

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The cause of the fire atop a 130-foot tower is not yet known.

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New wildfire burns buildings, forces residents to flee

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Just days after a wildfire tore through homes in central Washington, a new blaze in the hot, dry region has burned some buildings and forced about two dozen residents to flee.

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Columbia River water temperature is hottest since 1950

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The Columbia River is the warmest it has been since 1950.

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12-year-old burned by fireworks near Auburn stand

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Fire officials say a 12-year-old boy has been taken to a Seattle hospital after being burned by fireworks near an Auburn fireworks stand.