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NBA great Abdul-Jabbar has rare form of leukemia

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is being treated for a rare form of leukemia, and the basketball great said his prognosis is encouraging. The NBA's all-time leading scorer was diagnosed last December with chronic myeloid leukemia, he told The Associated Press o

Isiah gets mom's blessing to coach in FIU debut

Isiah Thomas' ailing mom told him not to skip FIU's opener vs. No. 6 UNC, Jeff Goodman says.

Steelers top Broncos in Denver

The Steelers defense gives Kyle Orton and the Broncos fits in Denver, where 21 unanswered points produce a win.

No. 6 UNC blasts FIU in Isiah's debut

Monday night may have been about Isiah Thomas making his debut at FIU, but No.