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Penguins pick up Brassard, trade Cole in 3-team deal

Fri, February 23, 2018

The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired center Derick Brassard from Ottawa on Friday night in a three-team deal that sent defenseman Ian Cole to Ottawa and forward Ryan Reaves to the Vegas … Click to Continue »

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James records triple-double as Cavs defeat Grizzlies 112-89

Fri, February 23, 2018

Cleveland revamped its roster at the trade deadline. The Cavaliers' leader didn't change. LeBron James had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists in his 11th triple-double of the season, … Click to Continue »

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Rockets beat Timberwolves 120-102 for 11th straight win

Fri, February 23, 2018

James Harden scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets won their 11th straight game with a 120-102 victory Friday night over the Minnesota Timberwolves, who lost All-Star Jimmy Butler to … Click to Continue »

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Butler hurt as Rockets beat Wolves for 11th straight win

Fri, February 23, 2018

James Harden wrapped up another 30-point night and another Rockets victory, then made his way to Minnesota's training room. Even the Timberwolves' opponents were concerned about Jimmy Butler. Harden scored … Click to Continue »

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No. 16 Buckeyes keep title hopes alive with win at Indiana

Fri, February 23, 2018

Ohio State guard C.J. Jackson relied on sheer instincts Friday night. Instead of going with the Buckeyes' designed final play, he changed it on the fly. When Jackson finally got … Click to Continue »

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Community hero: There's Peace of mind helping others fly

Fri, February 23, 2018

Their ages are wildly different, as are their current roles in life, with one as a mentor and teacher with the other a teenage student. But one of their earliest … Click to Continue »

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Nothing slows down double-amputee, in life or on the court

Fri, February 23, 2018

Danika Williams trails her teammates up the court during a recent basketball game at Ellis Middle School. She's OK with that, though. Williams was born with a limb deficiency, bilateral … Click to Continue »

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BUBBLE WATCH: Oklahoma's NCAA Tournament chances are waning

Fri, February 23, 2018

Oklahoma took college basketball by Sooner storm over the season's first two months, winning with a freewheeling style and Trae Young's nightly one-man show. Once the calendar flipped to 2018, … Click to Continue »

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Canadian Shapovalov beats Fritz at the Delray Beach Open

Fri, February 23, 2018

Denis Shapovalov of Canada beat American Taylor Fritz 7-5, 6-4 on Friday at the Delray Beach Open to earn the second semifinal berth of his career. The 18-year-old Shapovalov lost … Click to Continue »

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Anigwe's 30 lead Cal over Washington State 67-54

Fri, February 23, 2018

Kristine Anigwe tied her season high with 30 points and California beat Washington State 67-54 on Friday night. Anigwe was 14 of 19 from the field to go with 12 … Click to Continue »

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