NBA via Miami Heat(MIAMI) — Even though he was forced to sit out the rest of the season due to blood clots in his lungs, the Miami Heat announced that All-Star forward Chris Bosh will be healthy and ready to return to the basketball court next season.

After a recent session with the media, Bosh admitted that he played with the clots for “three weeks probably” before his diagnosis.

Bosh vacationed with teammate Dwayne Wade in Haiti during the All-Star break, felt discomfort, and was then admitted to a hospital after his wife pushed him to do so.

“She saves my life on a daily basis,” Bosh said with a grin. “I was in a lot of pain, and it got to the point where I kind of had to swallow my pride a little bit. It’s an athlete thing. We’re always trying to be superheroes out there all the time. I had to put my pride to the side. Usually the woman is going to be the first to do that. I went ahead and bit the bullet and went to the doctor.”

Fortunately for Bosh, he’ll be able to resume his basketball career.

The 30-year-old Bosh is a 12-year NBA veteran and is in his fifth season with the Heat.

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iStock/Thinkstock(MADISON, Wis.) — The mayor of Madison, Wisconsin, spoke out Monday about the shooting death last weekend of an unarmed 19-year-old black male by a white police officer, saying the city is “grieving and angry” about the fatal incident.

As required by the law, Wisconsin’s justice department will handle the probe into the shooting but Mayor Paul Soglin expressed his frustration of not knowing how long the investigation will take.

At the same time, Soglin said the shooting will also fuel “a discussion of some of these larger societal issues: inherent racism, bias.”

Meanwhile, Soglin praised the Madison community for protesting Tony Robinson’s fatal shooting in a respectful way.

One of the demonstrations Monday involved about 200 hundred students from Madison East High School walking out of class and marching down to the capitol to express their anger.

According to Madison Police Chief Mike Koval, Robinson was spotted dodging in and out of traffic Friday night following an alleged battery, prompting Officer Matt Kenny to follow him to the apartment where he lived. Upon hearing what he says was a disturbance inside the home, Kenny forced his way inside where Koval says a scuffle ensued.

“This same subject then assaulted my officer and in the context of mutual combat in that sense, the officer did draw his revolver and subsequently shot the subject,” Koval said.

However, Koval also issued the following statement in an online blog post Monday to Robinson’s family, “Reconciliation cannot begin without my stating ‘I am sorry,’ and I don’t think I can say this enough. I am sorry. I hope that, with time, Tony’s family and friends can search their hearts to render some measure of forgiveness. Certainly, this will not take place soon given the circumstances. It may take some time for this loop to close but I pray that it will, in fact, close.”

According to court documents obtained by ABC News, Robinson pleaded guilty to charges of being a party to armed robbery in April 2014, and was under supervision when police responded to a complaint about him Friday night.

Officer Kenny, 45, was also involved in a 2007 shooting but was cleared of any wrongdoing.

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Jim McIsaac/Getty Images(FOXBORO, Ma. ) — Darrelle Revis is free to sell his services to the highest bidder once again.

The New England Patriots declined a $20 million dollar contract option on the All-Pro cornerback Monday, allowing Revis to enter free agency.

Revis’s original team, the New York Jets are believed to be very interested in reuniting with their 2009 first round pick. The Jets traded him in 2013 to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a first-round and what would eventually be a fifth-round selection. The Jets selected defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson with the first-rounder in 2013.

The Patriots continue to actively negotiate with Revis after recently re-signing defensive back Devin McCourty to a five-year, $47.5 million contract.

New England filed tampering charges against New York in January after Jets’ owner Woody Johnson stated he would “love for Darrelle to come back.”

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Pinal County Sheriffs Office/Facebook(PINAL COUNT, Ariz.) — You’ll have to see it to believe it.

Dash-cam footage from a police car in a high-speed chase in Arizona shows bales of marijuana being thrown at it from the window of the suspects’ car ahead.

The pursuit, which reached speeds over 100 mph, turned into a short foot chase after the suspects stopped their car and fled, according to a statement on the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook. However, the two men were successfully stopped and arrested, and police also discovered a stash house in Mesa, AZ, the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office said.

“These foreign drug smugglers try to outrun our deputies and even throw bales of marijuana from their vehicle,” Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu said in a statement posted on Facebook. “We caught these criminals who put our deputies and our local citizens in harm’s way, and now they will go to prison for their crimes.”

About 374 pounds of marijuana were recovered as evidence, the sheriff’s office said, adding that not all the thrown pot was found because four or five vehicles not involved in the chase stopped to grab some of the tossed bales before police could get back to them.

The high-speed chase happened last Wednesday morning when a deputy officer was monitoring traffic on a Casa Grande highway, the sheriff’s office said.

The officer noticed a 2006 White Trailblazer traveling much faster than the other vehicles on the roadway and attempted to stop the car. The vehicle led multiple police units on a high-speed chase.

The Trailblazer eventually went into the campus of Central Arizona College, where Pinal County Sheriff’s deputies ahead of the chase set up spike strips that successfully deflated the Trailblazer’s front tires, police said.

“Both occupants, later identified as Mario Perez-Paz (43 of Mexico) and Juan Aguilar-Zavala (21 of Unknown), exited the car and led deputies on a short foot pursuit, but were taken into custody,” the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.

Perez-Paz and Aguilar-Zavala said they were offered $1,000 by a female in Phoenix to drive the Trailblazer to pick up “unknown packages,” police said.

Both men were booked into the Pinal County Sheriff’s Jail on multiple drug charges and unlawful flight, police added.

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Brown Family/ Facebook(ST. LOUIS) — Missouri’s Supreme Court announced on Monday that an appeals judge will be taking over cases for the Ferguson municipal court, which was heavily criticized in the Justice Department report released last week.

In what the court calls “extraordinary action,” circuit judge Roy Richter will handle all of Ferguson’s pending and future municipal cases.

Richter has also been authorized to make needed reforms to restore the integrity of the court system.

The municipal judge for Ferguson announced he was resigning from the position shortly after the Supreme Court’s action.

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Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NBA: Washington Wizards 95 (36-28) – Charlotte Hornets 69 (28-34)

Atlanta Hawks 130 (50-13) – Sacramento Kings 105 (21-41)

Boston Celtics 100 (26-36) – Miami Heat 90 (28-35)

Memphis Grizzlies 101 (45-18) – Chicago Bulls 91 (39-26)

New Orleans Pelicans 114 (35-29) – Milwaukee Bucks 103 (33-30)

Men’s College Basketball – Southern Conference Championship: Wofford 67 (28-6) – Furman 64 (11-22)

Colonial Athletic Association Championship: Northeastern 72 (23-11) – William & Mary 61 (20-12)

NHL: New York Islanders 4 (43-21-4; 90pts) – Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (26-35-6; 58pts) OT

Detroit Red Wings 5 (37-17-11; 85pts) – Edmonton Oilers 2 (18-38-11; 47pts)

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Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NBA: Washington Wizards 95 (36-28) – Charlotte Hornets 69 (28-34)

Atlanta Hawks 130 (50-13) – Sacramento Kings 105 (21-41)

Boston Celtics 100 (26-36) – Miami Heat 90 (28-35)

Memphis Grizzlies 101 (45-18) – Chicago Bulls 91 (39-26)

New Orleans Pelicans 114 (35-29) – Milwaukee Bucks 103 (33-30)

Men’s College Basketball – Southern Conference Championship: Wofford 67 (28-6) – Furman 64 (11-22)

Colonial Athletic Association Championship: Northeastern 72 (23-11) – William & Mary 61 (20-12)

NHL: New York Islanders 4 (43-21-4; 90pts) – Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (26-35-6; 58pts) OT

Detroit Red Wings 5 (37-17-11; 85pts) – Edmonton Oilers 2 (18-38-11; 47pts)

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Alex_Schmidt/iStock/Thinkstock(MADISON, Wisc.) — The uncle of the 19-year-old who was fatally shot by a police officer in Madison, Wisconsin, over the weekend said that his nephew “just wanted to be loved.”

Tony Robinson Jr., who was known to his family as Tyrell, was fatally shot by a police officer on Friday, and the incident is now the subject of a state Department of Justice investigation.

Robinson’s mother is white and his father is African-American, and at a news conference Monday afternoon, Robinson’s uncle, Turin Carter, spoke out on behalf of the family about how this is a universal issue that should be understood by people of all races.

“A lot of his identity was formed because of his racial ambiguity,” Carter said.

“Tyrell felt a misfit for most of his life and that’s why we became close,” he said, while his sister — Robinson’s mother — stood behind him.

Robinson’s death comes after a growing list of cases where unarmed teens were killed at the hands of white men, and Carter said that though the parallels to the shooting deaths of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown are inevitable, there are significant differences because of his nephew’s mixed race.

“I absolutely remember hashtagging Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown,” Carter said of the outpouring on social media. “It’s surreal to realize that now my nephew is now a hashtag.”

“We don’t want to just stop at black lives matter….Tyrell is a mixture of everything. You can’t look at him and say he’s black,” Carter said.

Carter thanked the droves of supporters who have been talking about the case on social media and attending rallies but urged all involved to make sure that they were not anti-law enforcement in their demonstrations.

“We appreciate the police and we understand the necessity for them but once again that does not excuse what happened,” Carter said.

“It takes one bullet from a trained gunman to end a life — it takes one bullet — and we know how many were fired,” Carter said. Police have not officially confirmed how many shots were fired.

Madison Police Chief Mike Koval told ABC News that he spoke to Robinson’s grandmother on the night of the shooting but has been giving the family space. When asked what he would say to the teen’s grieving parents, he told ABC News: “I don’t have a good answer except to say I’m sorry.”

“I apologize for what has happened to their son, their grandson, their nephew, their friend, their family member, their sibling,” Koval said. “I apologize to the community that we’re all coping with this under these circumstances.”

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Courtesy Maddy Comito(RALEIGH, N.C.) — A North Carolina high school senior got the surprise of her life when her boyfriend asked her to prom on an arena Jumbotron during a college basketball game.

Maddy Comito, of Apex, North Carolina, was expecting Saturday to “be all about” her boyfriend, Jesse Jacobs.

The couple, who has been dating for a year, was attending a North Carolina State University basketball game for which Comito bought Jacobs the tickets as an anniversary gift.

Instead, all eyes were on Comito as the two 18-year-olds sat in the stands watching the Wolfpack take on Syracuse University. Towards the end of the game, Jacobs told Comito to look up at the Jumbotron during a break in the action.

“Jessie was just kind of talking to me and was like, ‘Hey you should look up at the Jumbotron,’” Comito, a senior at Apex High School, told ABC News. “I looked up and was like, ‘Oh my gosh.’”

“I didn’t know what to do,” she said.

Written in huge letters on the Jumbotron, for all in the arena to see, were the words, “Jesse Jacobs would like to ask Maddy Comito to the 2015 Apex HS Prom.”

“My first thought was, ‘Wait a minute, did I read that right?,’” Comito recalled. “And then I read it again, looked at him and was like, yes, of course.”

Jacobs, a freshman at Wake Technical Community College in nearby Raleigh, told Comito he had the idea for the public proposal as soon as she gave him the game tickets. Jacobs happens to be friends with the son of the manager of the PNC Arena, where the game took place, and asked for a favor.

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Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity is making headlines after a video emerged at its University of Oklahoma chapter that purportedly shows SAE members singing a racist chant.

The national SAE organization has shut down the local chapter, and the university has severed all ties to it and has ordered its members to vacate the fraternity house.

This isn’t the first time an SAE chapter in the United States has faced controversy over members’ behavior. In recent years, there have been several incidents.

It was unclear whether or not SAE’s troubles outpaced other national fraternities, and SAE’s national office did not immediately respond to a question about the recent cluster of problems.

A director at the North-American Interfraternity Conference, which oversees 74 men’s collegiate fraternities including SAE, said the organization does not comment on any specific member.

Here is a look at some of the recent troubles SAE has faced:

University of Oklahoma:

A video showing individuals participating in a racist chant was posted on Sunday to Twitter by Unheard, which describes itself as “an alliance of black students organized for change within campus administration and atmosphere.” The video showed young men on a bus chanting, “There will never be a n***** at SAE.”

The Unheard tweet, directed at OU president David Boren, said, “Racism is alive at The University of Oklahoma.”

Boren said Monday that all ties between the school and chapter are “hereby severed,” adding in a statement, “To those who have misused their free speech in such a reprehensible way, I have a message for you. You are disgraceful. You have violated all that we stand for. You should not have the privilege of calling yourselves ‘Sooners’. Real Sooners are not racist. Real Sooners are not bigots. Real Sooners believe in equal opportunity. Real Sooners treat all people with respect. Real Sooners love each other and take care of each other like family members.”

The national SAE organization said in a statement, “We apologize for the unacceptable and racist behavior of the individuals in the video, and we are disgusted that any member would act in such a way. Furthermore, we are embarrassed by this video and offer our empathy not only to anyone outside the organization who is offended but also to our brothers who come from a wide range of backgrounds, cultures and ethnicities.”

University of Southern California:

In October 2014, the national SAE organization closed its University of Southern California chapter for reportedly violating members’ health and safety, saying in a statement that it failed to “adhere to the national organization’s standards and expectations.”

More specifically, the national group said, the chapter “failed to adhere to the alcohol-free housing status placed upon them by the headquarters, failed to follow the membership-education program known as the True Gentleman Experience and failed to comply with cease-and-desist orders, which are temporary suspensions that halt all activity during investigations and sanctions.”

The chapter remains closed.

National SAE said, in addition, that the chapter members were expelled from the fraternity.

According to USC’s Annenberg TV News, the chapter had been put on probation the previous fall after someone suffered serious injuries at an SAE party.

SAE national spokesman Brandon Weghorst said in a news release, “It’s unfortunate that our chapter at USC chose a path that ignored all of the resources we offer. But there are consequences for their lack of leadership and for failing to act as gentlemen.”

Iowa State University:

An alleged sex assault was reported in January 2015, after the victim said it occurred at an SAE party at Iowa State University. The victim was hospitalized the next day in unknown condition, police said.

The alleged assault remains under investigation, Jason Tuttle of the Ames Police Department told ABC News on Monday. Tuttle said the police are still interviewing the alleged victim and witnesses.

The chapter suspended the member who had been accused of assault, Weghorst told ABC News in January.

“Any form of assault or sexual misconduct by anyone is unacceptable, and we will not tolerate actions that are inconsistent with our values,” Weghorst said in January. “The individual behavior of any member that deviates from our beliefs does not and should not reflect on other members, other chapters or other fraternity men.”

The Iowa State SAE chapter refused to comment to ABC News on Monday.

Yale University:

At Yale, “inappropriate comments” made by SAE members last year have led to new bans for the fraternity.

Yale SAE members who have since graduated made “inappropriate comments about a female student in the presence of other members” at a fraternity event, national SAE said this February.

According to the Yale Daily News, the university conducted a formal investigation and SAE now faces “a ban on on-campus activities, a ban on communication via Yale University email systems and bulletin boards, and a prohibition on the use of the name SAE in connection with the university.” The Daily News reported that the sanctions will last until August 2016.

“Their speech was not supported nor endorsed by other chapter members,” national SAE said in a statement. “While these comments were isolated actions of those two men, we cannot validate what may have been said. Regardless, we absolutely expect our brothers to act as gentlemen at all times and do not condone demeaning or derogatory language.”

“Any form of sexual assault, misconduct or harassment by anyone is unacceptable, and we will not tolerate actions that are inconsistent with our values,” the statement from national SAE added. “Their individual behavior deviates from our beliefs and should not reflect on other members, other chapters or other fraternity men.”

Loyola Marymount University:

In November 2014, an alleged rape took place at an SAE party at Loyola Marymount University, according ABC News affiliate KABC-TV in Los Angeles.

SAE members were named in the allegation, according to SAE headquarters.

Weghorst told ABC News on Monday that LMU’s SAE was a colony at the time and working towards getting its charter.

“Once we learned of the investigation, we closed that group,” Weghorst said. “They will not become an SAE chapter.”

The LMU Department of Public Safety refused to comment, and calls to LMU Media Relations and the Los Angeles Police Department were not immediately returned.

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