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Minnesota’s Coffey to skip senior season, stay in draft pool

Wed, May 29, 2019

Minnesota scoring leader Amir Coffey will skip his senior season and stay in the NBA draft pool. Coffey's agent, Javon Phillips, confirmed the decision Wednesday night, the deadline for players … Click to Continue »

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The Latest: Bruins’ Grzelcyk taken to hospital after hit

Wed, May 29, 2019

The Latest from Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final between the St. Louis Blues and the Boston Bruins (all times Eastern): 11:35 p.m. Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy says … Click to Continue »

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Oyervides, Valenzuela carry Dos Laredos to 9-2 win over Saltillo

Wed, May 29, 2019

NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (AP) -- Roberto Valenzuela hit a two-run home run and had three hits, and Jose Oyervides allowed just three hits over six innings as the Tecolotes de … Click to Continue »

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Sanchez’s double leads Puebla to 8-5 win over Tabasco

Wed, May 29, 2019

PUEBLA, Mexico (AP) -- Daniel Sanchez hit a two-run double in the fourth inning, leading the Pericos de Puebla to an 8-5 win over the Olmecas de Tabasco on Wednesday. … Click to Continue »

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‘He’s a warrior, man’: Make-A-Wish kid joins McCaffrey, Panthers for practice

Tue, May 28, 2019

Meghan and Jason Raper woke up their 11-year-old son Peyton on Tuesday morning with some big news. His wish was coming true — Peyton would be a Carolina Panther for … Click to Continue »

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No Cam Newton, but plenty of other notes from Carolina Panthers’ second week of OTAs

Tue, May 28, 2019

It might be in the nature of dramatic fans to panic when they hear about a franchise quarterback missing an organized team activity workout. But let’s be honest, that’s simply … Click to Continue »

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Why should Kemba Walker feel obliged to help fix Charlotte Hornets’ salary cap?

Tue, May 28, 2019

Should the Charlotte Hornets’ clogged-up salary cap be Kemba Walker’s problem? It’s understandable Hornets fans would love some solution that would keep All-Star point guard Walker in Charlotte, and still … Click to Continue »

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Who Jeff Van Gundy says must ‘stay out of the way’ to fix Charlotte Hornets

Tue, May 28, 2019

The Charlotte Hornets are one of just three teams in a 30-franchise NBA that has never reached a conference final. Former NBA coach Jeff Van Gundy, now a game analyst … Click to Continue »

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Smeltzer throws 6 shutout innings in debut, Twins top Brews

Tue, May 28, 2019

Devin Smeltzer took the mound for his first game in the majors, his wife and parents among a sizable crowd at Target Field, set to face NL MVP Christian Yelich … Click to Continue »

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Cancer survivor Smeltzer strong in debut, Twins top Brewers

Tue, May 28, 2019

Devin Smeltzer added another chapter to his inspiring comeback story, pitching six shutout innings in his big league debut and helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 Tuesday … Click to Continue »

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