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We know who the 2019 NBA champ will be. That's a problem

Mon, July 09, 2018

NBA_Free_Agency_The_Latest_83973ATLANTA -- It says something about the NBA, and surely nothing good, that its most fascinating month is July, when no actual games are played. (We won't count those summer scrimmages out West, where a mild scuffle between Hawks rookie Trae Young and the egregious Grayson Allen passes for "news.") If you tr ....

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Hurricanes assistant coach Smith resigns

Mon, July 09, 2018

Steve SmithCarolina Hurricanes assistant coach Steve Smith has resigned.

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Top-rated DL from Person High School set to make college commitment

Mon, July 09, 2018

HighSchoolOT Honors at Duke Energy Center, Saturday June 23, 201Person High School defensive tackle Joshua Harris will make his college commitment on Monday evening.

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Roger, Serena, Rafa bring best to Wimbledon's Centre Court

Mon, July 09, 2018

Britain_Wimbledon_Tennis_94401They roared for Roger Federer just for showing up, greeting his arrival at Wimbledon's main stadium as if his mere presence were enough to justify the price of admission.

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Thai cave rescue operation suspended after four more boys freed

Mon, July 09, 2018

Thailand_Cave_Search_76036Rescuers working at a cave site in northern Thailand have suspended operations for the day after bringing four more boys out of the flooded cave system Monday, according to a witness working with the rescue team, bringing the total number of rescued boys to eight.

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Royals sign 16-year-old Japanese pitcher for $322,500

Mon, July 09, 2018

CORRECTION_Royals_Japanese_Pitcher_Baseball_95285Kaito Yuki is headed to the Kansas City Royals organization instead of attending high school in Japan.

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Refsnyder, Williams lead Bulls to 7-4 win

Mon, July 09, 2018

Durham Bulls LogoAn early four-run lead was enough as the Durham Bulls held on to defeat the Norfolk Tides 7-4 on Sunday at the DBAP.

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Rising through minors, Mullins closes in on first for Campbell University

Sun, July 08, 2018

Campbell University's Cedric Mullins gets a firstEver since being drafted in the 13th round of the Major League Baseball Draft a few years back out of Buies Creek -- Cedric Mullins' stock has continued to rise during his first three years of minor league baseball.

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Kevin Na wins by 5 shots in West Virginia for 2nd tour win

Sun, July 08, 2018

Greenbrier_Golf_64313Kevin Na rode a hot putter to halt a winless streak of nearly seven years on the PGA Tour.

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NASCAR's Cup Series a three-car race? 2nd half will tell

Sun, July 08, 2018

NASCAR_Daytona_Auto_Racing_10091Erik Jones created so much smoke during his burnout that he had trouble breathing afterward.

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