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Canes captain Jordan Staal joined the OG to talk contingency plans, staying in shape and more

Wed, April 08, 2020

Jordan Staal Pic-Post DallasCarolina Hurricanes captain Jordan Staal joined The OG on Tuesday to talk about the possible scenarios for hockey to resume, how he's staying busy and in shape and more.

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College student fills void with 'One Shining Moment' video

Wed, April 08, 2020

UNC reaches NCAA title game with 83-66 win over SyracuseWhen it was apparent there would be no NCAA men's basketball tournament and no Final Four, Max Goren set out to save the one tradition associated with all the hoopla.

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Duke's Cassius Stanley announces he will enter his name into the NBA Draft

Tue, April 07, 2020

uncduke14Duke announced Tuesday in a release that freshman guard Cassius Stanley will enter his name in the 2020 NBA Draft.

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UNC's Williams navigates hoops recruiting improv during stay-at-home

Tue, April 07, 2020

Roy WilliamsThe three-time national champion head coach at Carolina explains the challenges that now come with recruiting.

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Cam Newton feels like 'fish out of water' as free agent

Tue, April 07, 2020

NEWTON_AGENCIA_LIBRE_09251Cam Newton says he feels like a “fish out of a water” being a free agent for the first time in his nine-year NFL career.

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Players, managers intrigued by MLB's all-Arizona option

Tue, April 07, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Baseball_18689Boston’s Chris Sale, out for the season following Tommy John surgery, thought about the prospect of his teammates sequestered in the Phoenix area for an extended period if Major League Baseball and its players adopt an all-Arizona start to the season.

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Burton, Earnhardt, Edwards headline Hall of Fame nominees

Tue, April 07, 2020

NASCAR_Hall_of_Fame_Auto_Racing_75156Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Burton and Carl Edwards were among the new nominees for NASCAR's next Hall of Fame class announced Tuesday under a revamped voting protocol.

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Bettman raises chance of NHL not completing regular season

Tue, April 07, 2020

Sports_Virus_Outbreak_Hockey_41150For the first time since halting play four weeks ago, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman raised the possibility Tuesday of not completing the regular season in order to squeeze in time to award the Stanley Cup.

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Athletes already qualified for Tokyo Games get to keep spots

Tue, April 07, 2020

Olympics_Tokyo_Flame_98918About 6,500 athletes who already have earned their spots for the Tokyo Games are in for 2021 under redrawn qualifying regulations published Tuesday by the International Olympic Committee.

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AP Was There: Snead tops Hogan in playoff to win '54 Masters

Tue, April 07, 2020

AP_Was_There-1954_Masters_48344A survey of 15 golf writers voted on the top Masters in history. They are being republished this week because the Masters has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 1954 Masters was voted No. 6. The following story moved on April 12, 1954.

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