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Trout tiebreaking homer lift Angels over Jays 10-6 – Yahoo! Sports

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USA TODAY Trout tiebreaking homer lift Angels over Jays 10-6Yahoo! SportsFrom Yahoo! Sports: TORONTO (AP) — Rookie Mike Trout hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, Mark Trumbo

Ryan Suter’s agent doesn’t expect a quick decision – Yahoo! Sports

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Globe and Mail Ryan Suter's agent doesn't expect a quick decisionYahoo! SportsFrom Yahoo! Sports: Ryan Suter and Zach Parise chose to take time to sort through offers from a slew

Armstrong caliber? Not just yet, says Slovak star – Yahoo! Sports

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Globe and Mail Armstrong caliber? Not just yet, says Slovak starYahoo! SportsFrom Yahoo! Sports: SERAING, Belgium (AP) — Peter Sagan blushed, giggled and eventually brushed off comparisons to Lance Armstrong

Jonathan Horton makes 2nd Olympic gymnastics team – The Seattle Times

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San Francisco Chronicle Jonathan Horton makes 2nd Olympic gymnastics teamThe Seattle TimesSports. Follow us: facebook · twitter · Advanced Search | Events & Venues | Obituaries · Home · Home

Fatigue, injuries finally slow Italy in Euro final – The Seattle Times

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CBC.ca Fatigue, injuries finally slow Italy in Euro finalThe Seattle TimesSports. Follow us: facebook · twitter · Advanced Search | Events & Venues | Obituaries · Home · Home ·

NBA: Blazers have proven the doubters wrong into the 2nd round – Salt Lake Tribune

NBA: Blazers have proven the doubters wrong into the 2nd round – Salt Lake Tribune


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NBA: Blazers have proven the doubters wrong into the 2nd round
Salt Lake Tribune
Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard walks off the court after Game 6 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers Friday, April 29, 2016, in Portland, Ore. The Trail Blazers won 106-103. (AP Photo/Craig
NBA playoff preview: Warriors-Blazers pits champs against underdogsSports Illustrated
Clippers vs. Blazers, 2016 NBA playoff results: Portland advances after 106-103 win vs. depleted Los AngelesSB Nation
Trail Blazers Defeat Clippers; Begin NBA Western Conference Semifinals Sunday at Golden StateTrailblazers.com
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Breaking down NBA awards, part 2 and Kawhi Leonard interview – USA TODAY

Breaking down NBA awards, part 2 and Kawhi Leonard interview – USA TODAY


USA TODAY
Breaking down NBA awards, part 2 and Kawhi Leonard interview
USA TODAY
As the NBA starts to give out its postseason awards, NBA A to Z guys Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt look at their picks in the second part of the two-part episode. The Defensive Player of the Year award was given out, won by Kawhi Leonard of the San

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Louisville's Onuaku invited to NBA combine – The Courier-Journal

Louisville's Onuaku invited to NBA combine – The Courier-Journal


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Louisville’s Onuaku invited to NBA combine
The Courier-Journal
Onuaku, a 6-foot-10 sophomore, entered his name into the 2016 NBA Draft pool but did not hire an agent, a move that allows him to attend the combine and one private workout with a team before deciding whether he’d like to stay in the Draft or return to …

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Ozzie Silna, 83, basketball team owner who made shrewd deal with NBA – The Boston Globe

Ozzie Silna, 83, basketball team owner who made shrewd deal with NBA – The Boston Globe


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Ozzie Silna, 83, basketball team owner who made shrewd deal with NBA
The Boston Globe
LOS ANGELES — Ozzie Silna, who turned a fading American Basketball Association franchise into a four-decade windfall of nearly $800 million from the NBA in what’s commonly called the greatest deal in sports history, died Tuesday. He was 83.
Famed ABA owner Ozzie Silna dies at 83; made fortune on NBA dealESPN
Pro Basketball|Ozzie Silna, Savvy ABA Owner Who Got Rich Off the NBA, Dies at 83New York Times

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Basketball royalty turns out for Syracuse legend Pearl Washington's funeral – Syracuse.com

Basketball royalty turns out for Syracuse legend Pearl Washington's funeral – Syracuse.com


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Basketball royalty turns out for Syracuse legend Pearl Washington’s funeral
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Brooklyn, N.Y. — A king’s court of basketball royalty turned out for Pearl Washington’s funeral on Friday. It wasn’t just the crowd of almost 2,500 that filled the Christian Cultural Center here in Brooklyn, but the basketball who’s who among that
Hundreds Say Final Goodbye to Basketball Legend Dwayne ‘Pearl’ WashingtonTWC News

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Pursuing NASCAR's triple crown intrigues Bobby Labonte – Nascar

Pursuing NASCAR's triple crown intrigues Bobby Labonte – Nascar


Nascar
Pursuing NASCAR’s triple crown intrigues Bobby Labonte
Nascar
While not sure if this same type of deal will continue to be available to him in future years, the brother of NASCAR Hall of Famer Terry Labonte hinted at an interestingly hush-hush opportunity that could be coming down the pipeline later on this season.
NASCAR at Talladega 2016: Weather forecast remains very complicatedSB Nation
NASCAR 2016: GEICO 500 live scoring, TV, updates from Talladega qualifyingcleveland.com
NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. on the Talladega race that got awayAutoweek
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Junior talks plate success that others still seek – Nascar

Junior talks plate success that others still seek – Nascar


Nascar
Junior talks plate success that others still seek
Nascar
That’s how many races the 41-year-old Earnhardt has lost on tracks where NASCAR requires the use of restrictor plates to keeps speeds in check. However, 10 wins during a career that launched full-time in 2000, puts the son of a seven-time champion in
NASCAR at Talladega 2016: Weather forecast remains very complicatedSB Nation
NASCAR 2016: GEICO 500 live scoring, TV, updates from Talladega qualifyingcleveland.com
NASCAR’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. on the Talladega race that got awayAutoweek
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Chad Smith and Will Ferrell Make Drumming a Team Sport at Red Hot Benefit Gig – SPIN (blog)


SPIN (blog)
Chad Smith and Will Ferrell Make Drumming a Team Sport at Red Hot Benefit Gig
SPIN (blog)
Last night, celebrity doppelgängers Will Ferrell and Chad Smith teamed up once more last night at Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium, for the Red Hot Benefit Comedy + Music Show & Quinceañera event. The main event of the proceedings was, of course, …

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Blackie Sherrod, 96, Texan Who Wrote About Sports With an Informed Swagger, Dies – New York Times


New York Times
Blackie Sherrod, 96, Texan Who Wrote About Sports With an Informed Swagger, Dies
New York Times
And he wasn’t naturally inclined to delve into the economics of sports or issues like drug use by athletes. But writing with an informed swagger and the perspective of a well-read man with wide-ranging interests, he was a shrewd analyst of the games

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The biggest upset in recorded sports history is about to happen – Yahoo Sports (blog)


Yahoo Sports (blog)
The biggest upset in recorded sports history is about to happen
Yahoo Sports (blog)
Leicester’s Marc Albrighton, center right, celebrates with team mates after scoring against Swansea during the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Swansea City at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England, Sunday, April 24
Leicester keeper Kasper Schmeichel following in father’s footstepsSkySports
Soccer|Soccer’s Most Remarkable SeasonNew York Times
Leicester City: Premier League triumph to be sport’s greatest triumph?CNN
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