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Fischer scores in OT, Coyotes beat Predators 3-2

Thu, January 04, 2018

Christian Fischer scored off Jakob Chychrun's rebound at 2:41 of overtime to give the Arizona Coyotes a 3-2 comeback victory over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night. The goal was … Click to Continue »

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Mother knows best: Serena opts out of Aussie title defense

Thu, January 04, 2018

Serena Williams' decision whether to defend her Australian Open title four months after giving birth to her first child was never about merely being able to play at Melbourne Park. … Click to Continue »

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UC Davis downs UC Irvine 64-53 in Big West opener

Thu, January 04, 2018

TJ Shorts II scored 22 points and Chima Moneke added 20 with 13 rebounds and UC Davis pulled away from UC Irvine for a 64-53 win in a Big West … Click to Continue »

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Panthers’ most important player in effort to slow Saints’ Drew Brees knows his role

Thu, January 04, 2018

Middle linebacker Luke Kuechly summed up the Carolina Panthers’ defensive game plan vs. New Orleans in five words: “Get guys in Drew’s face.” Drew would be Saints quarterback Drew Brees, … Click to Continue »

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49ers AD Judy Rose heard the critics. Here’s how they affected her decision to retire

Thu, January 04, 2018

What Judy Rose will most remember and cherish about her time as Charlotte 49ers athletics director are the people. “My memories are going to be about the student-athletes and the … Click to Continue »

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So about that inside info that Saints WR Ted Ginn Jr. might have on the Panthers ...

Thu, January 04, 2018

Getting old doesn’t bother Ted Ginn Jr.; he’s learned to embrace a little gray hair in his eleventh NFL season. “People keep asking me, ‘How do you keep doing it?’” … Click to Continue »

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How Myers Park High basketball is on a roll as league play resumes Friday

Thu, January 04, 2018

  Nearly a month ago, on Dec. 12, Myers Park beat Butler High 77-72 at home. Butler was No. 3 in the Observer’s Sweet 16 poll, and the Bulldogs were … Click to Continue »

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Toyota dominated the 2017 NASCAR season, but will 2018 bring more of the same?

Thu, January 04, 2018

Forget parity. It’s a polite idea, especially sports-wise, thinking each new season brings with it new hope. For those teams (or in NASCAR’s case, drivers) that missed the playoffs in … Click to Continue »

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Milos Supica’s layup in final seconds gets Charlotte 49ers past North Texas, 70-68

Thu, January 04, 2018

Milos Supica snared an offensive rebound with two seconds left and scored on a layup to allow Charlotte to escape North Texas with a 70-68 win on Thursday night. North … Click to Continue »

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Saints RB Mark Ingram on sharing the load with rookie Alvin Kamara

Thu, January 04, 2018

Saints running back Mark Ingram speaks about sharing the rushing load with rookie Alvin Kamara. The Saints play the Panthers on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2017. … Click to Continue »

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