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Chris Jackson/Getty Images for Invictus Games(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Prince Harry toured the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, Friday, two days before his Invictus Games kick off. Invictus, which means "unconquered," will bring together former service members from 15 different nations to compete in a variety of adaptive sports. The first Invictus Games were held in London in 2014.

More than 500 veterans from around the world will participate. The games "shine a light on the holistic recovery and rehabilitation that occurs through sport for the wounded, ill, and injured Service men and women who participate in them," according to the official Invictus Games website.

Most importantly, the games represent "coming back from rock bottom," the prince said.

"All [these competitors] want to do is get back to that status amongst their family that I am still the same person. I may look different or I may have a disability now, but I'm stronger now than I ever have been," Harry told ESPN anchor Chris Fowler. "This is a big moment for everyone to say thank you to the guys who put their life on the line. Thank you to the people who serve our country and put themselves in harms way so we don't have to."

The prince said many of the injured service members competing in 2014 felt inspired afterward.

"It's about making the most of your second chance. I hope we can encourage as many people as we can to tune in and watch it with all the families sitting there cheering on Team USA," he said.

Even the Obamas have gotten into the spirit.

Harry promised the games are fun for competitors and fans alike.

"It's great to have everybody here together in one place. Whether you love paralympic sports, whether you love veterans, whether you love the services, whatever it is, it's epic amounts of fun!" he said.

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Zika virus concerns have caused two Major League Baseball games to be moved from Puerto Rico.

On Friday, MLB and the MLB Players Association announced that the two-game Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins series set to be played in San Juan, would be moved to Miami's Marlins Park.

According to a statement, the decision came after "numerous players expressed concerns about contracting and potentially transmitting the Zika virus to their partners."

"[MLB] Commissioner [Rob] Manfred and the MLBPA fully understand the disappointment by those in Puerto Rico to the relocation of the games," said the statement. "MLB and the Players Association did everything possible to adequately address the concerns raised by players and still play the games in Puerto Rico, but despite extensive efforts, they were unable to develop a workable solution."

MLB said since the games were moved, they instead would hold "several youth baseball and community events" on the island later in May, and the commissioner was expected to attend along with former MLB players.

"Both MLB and the Players Association also will make contributions to the CDC Foundation to assist the efforts to eradicate Zika in Puerto Rico," the statement said.

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iStock/Thinkstock(SUNRISE, Fla.) -- Jaromir Jagr, 44, has officially signed on another year with the Florida Panthers Thursday, according to NHL.com.

Sportsnet reports the contract is for one year at a $4 million salary.

The announcment comes just over a week after the Panthers lost to the New York Islanders in a 2-1 double-overtime loss in Game 6 of their Eastern Conference First Round series, ending the Panthers' season.

According to NHL.com, this will be Jagr's sixth consecutive one-year contract since he made his return to the NHL in 2011. Before that, he played in the Kontinental Hockey League for three seasons.

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Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(KANSAS CITY, Kan.) — The Sprint Cup Series drivers will race under the lights this weekend.

They will compete at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night in the GoBowling 400. FS1's coverage of the race will begin at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time.

Kevin Harvick enters the weekend's action as the points leader. He's nine points ahead of defending Cup champ Kyle Busch.

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Highland Park Department of Public Safety(HIGHLAND PARK, Texas) -- Former NFL quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel turned himself in for booking on Wednesday and posted bond Wednesday, and appeared in court Thursday in a domestic violence case.

Manziel, 23, was charged with family violence assault by a grand jury last week. He had previously been accused of accosting and striking an ex-girlfriend in a January incident. He faces up to one year in jail and a $4,000 fine.

The 23-year-old is appeared before a Dallas judge Thursday morning.

Manziel was polite as a judge set the conditions for his bail. He will not be allowed to contact his ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley in any way, and he cannot be near or possess firearms.

Manziel's attorney Jim Darnell said in a statement that Manziel "has, over the last 24 hours, fulfilled all the current requirements of the court. He looks forward to defending himself against the misdemeanor allegation and focusing on the next phases of his life, both personally and professionally.”

Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy, given to college football's most outstanding player, in 2012. He was later drafted by the Cleveland Browns, and released earlier this year.


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