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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The Memphis Grizzlies will open training camp next month at the University of California San Diego, the alma mater of team owner Robert Pera. In a team release, the Grizzlies announced they would be training from Sept. 30 to Oct. 3.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee freshman wide receiver Josh Malone won't get a chance to sneak up on the rest of the Southeastern Conference. After being rated among the nation's top receiving recruits in his class. Malone gained even more attention by catching six passes for 181 yards and three touchdowns in the spring game.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A person close to the situation says that former Memphis forward Dominic Woodson is transferring to Tennessee. The source said Woodson should be in class at Tennessee's Knoxville campus Thursday and that it remained up in the air whether he'd seek a waiver to avoid sitting out the 2014-15 season.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race. Stewart's decision was announced Wednesday and Jeff Burton will once again replace him in the No. 14 Chevrolet.

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