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WUERFFEL, FRAZIER JOINED AGAIN AT HALL INDUCTION

MAKING NEWS

Former rivals Danny Wuerffel and Tommie Frazier were enshrined Tuesday in the College Football Hall of Fame, joining 10 ex-players and two coaches. Wuerffel won the 1996 Heisman and led Florida to a national championship. The year before, Frazier led Nebraska to a lopsided victory over UF in the title game matchup at the Fiesta Bowl.

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Stamkos flashes uncanny memory

Add this to the list of Lightning captain Steven Stamkos' skills: a photographic memory. Stamkos, 24, was put to the test recently on a TSN broadcast. He was given a date (Nov. 17, 2013) and an opponent (the Oilers) and asked what he remembered about his goal. Stamkos first noted he had two then went into great detail on both, from the opposing players he got around to the goalie he beat.

Joe Smith, Times staff writer

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TYCOON OF THE DAY

James overtakes Woods in value

Forbes estimates that LeBron James has replaced Tiger Woods as the athlete with the top brand value. The magazine said the brand of the Cavaliers star is worth $37 million - the amount his endorsement and nonbasketball earnings exceed the average of the NBA's top 10. Woods had topped athletes on Forbes' Fab 40 each year since '07.

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NICE GUYS OF THE DAY

Jazz makes day for ailing 5-year-old

The Jazz signed a 5-year-old with leukemia to a one-day contract for a special scrimmage Monday. JP Gibson, who has acute lymphoblastic leukemia, joined the club in uniform for the annual preseason intrasquad scrimmage. He even got to play: He was passed the ball and dribbled into the lane, where C Rudy Gobert lifted him up so he could dunk.

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NUMBER OF THE DAY

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Homers by the Cardinals in the NLDS, most in a postseason series by a team that had the league's fewest in the regular season

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QUOTABLE

"I thought it was pretty funny, after my third at-bat of the first game, I got booed. I'm like, seriously? I'm out for a month, put all kinds of poison in my body to even attempt to play, and get booed. Whatever."

Josh Hamilton, Angels OF, on being booed during an 0-for-13 ALDS performance

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LIGHTNING

Season opener

vs. Panthers, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Amalie Arena

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 970-AM

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