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Saturday’s girls roundup: Carmel Christian wins Queen City Clash Tournament

Sat, December 23, 2017

Elevator ↑Queen City Clash All-Tournament team: Katie Batten, Charlotte Country Day; Katie Baich, Lincoln Charter; Bella Sheprow, Metrolina Christian; Anna King, Pinewood Prep (SC); A.J. Allard, Summerville (SC); Braylyn Milton, … Click to Continue »

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Saturday’s girls high school basketball capsules 12.23.17

Sat, December 23, 2017

SWEET 16 RESULTS NO. 12 ROCK HILL 46, BUTLER 27 Rock Hill 08; 09; 20; 09 (46) Butler 09; 07; 09; 02 (27) Note: Rock Hill, 2017 YC Winborn Classic … Click to Continue »

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Jalin Moore sets career TD mark as App State runs over Toledo in Dollar General Bowl

Sat, December 23, 2017

Appalachian State ended its football season on Saturday in a familiar fashion: with a bowl championship trophy. Sun Belt champ App State (9-4) dominated Toledo, the Mid-American Conference champion, in … Click to Continue »

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Next week’s Charlotte Observer-area high school basketball tournament schedules

Sat, December 23, 2017

Regular Games Thursday, December 28Marvin Ridge at Forest Hills (Girls’ only) Friday, December 29 Avery County at West Wilkes Hoodies’ House for Hoops Tournament (Boys’ only) At Providence Day Wednesday, … Click to Continue »

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Ichiro Suzuki hopes to remain in Major League Baseball

Sat, December 23, 2017

Ichiro Suzuki, who became a free agent in November when the Miami Marlins declined their option to sign him for the 2018 season, still hasn't given up hope of remaining … Click to Continue »

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Butler leads balanced Timberwolves past Suns 115-106

Sat, December 23, 2017

The scoring was balanced but there was no doubt who led the Minnesota Timberwolves over the Phoenix Suns. "Jimmy Butler was not going to let us lose that game," Timberwolves … Click to Continue »

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Spurs bounce back behind Aldridge, beat Kings 108-99

Sat, December 23, 2017

LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs bounced back from a disappointing loss to beat the slumping Sacramento Kings 108-99 on Saturday night. Pau … Click to Continue »

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Faulk scores twice as Hurricanes beat Sabres 4-2

Sat, December 23, 2017

Justin Faulk has been searching for his scoring touch for a while, so Saturday night was pretty sweet. Faulk scored two goals and Teuvo Teravainen had three assists, leading the … Click to Continue »

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Harkless leads Trail Blazers to 95-92 win over Lakers

Sat, December 23, 2017

Maurice Harkless completed a go-ahead three-point play with 21.4 seconds remaining and the Portland Trail Blazers ended a three-game losing streak by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 95-92 on Saturday … Click to Continue »

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Evans, Gasol help Grizzlies defeat Clippers 115-112

Sat, December 23, 2017

The Memphis Grizzlies haven't won many games lately, and those few victories have featured drama in the closing seconds. Tyreke Evans had 30 points and 11 assists, Marc Gasol had … Click to Continue »

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