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IndyCar Tries To Start Fresh After Racing Death

Ahead of the IndyCar season opener in Florida, Audie Cornish talks with ESPN senior writer Ryan McGee about the changes that have — and haven't — been implemented since the crash-related death of driver Dan Wheldon at last year's season finale at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
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Teams Edge Closer To Finals In NCAA Tournament

The NCAA basketball tournament continues to weed out teams on the way to the final four for the men, and elite eight for the women. Robert Siegel gets the scoop from sportswriter Stefan Fatsis.
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At 100, Cuban All-Star To Get A Pension At Last

The oldest living former major league baseball player lives in Cuba. Conrado "Connie" Marrero pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s. Now blind and unable to walk, Marrero still remembers striking out Joe DiMaggio. And the former pitcher is finally getting a pension.
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Basketball Brackets & Billions of Dollars

Sports writer Dave Zirin joins us to explore the big business behind the NCAA basketball tournament, and where the athletes who play the games fit in - and don't.

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