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Twitter Mailbag: Burner accounts, TV recommendations, hot seats and more

Thu, May 31, 2018

No. 24 NC State upsets No. 17 Louisville 39-25This week's Twitter Mailbag addresses Twitter burner accounts, "celebrity" encounters, hot seats and TV recommendations.

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Matsuyama holes out and shares the Memorial lead

Thu, May 31, 2018

Memorial_Golf_59765Hideki Matsuyama and Tiger Woods hit their stride at the end of their rounds at the Memorial, and it paid off in different ways.

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Warriors and Cavaliers star in NBA's version of Groundhog Day

Thu, May 31, 2018

NBA_Finals_Basketball_75036It is a matchup that was predicted by plenty of people at the beginning of the playoffs. But after all that has happened since the regular season concluded, it seemingly defies all reason that for a fourth consecutive year the NBA Finals will feature the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors.

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Attempt to remove goose from baseball stadium ends in chaos

Thu, May 31, 2018

Angels_Tigers_Baseball_29052A Canada goose settled into right-center field during a rain delay at the Detroit Tigers game, and an attempt to remove it ended in chaos.

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Former UNC, national team standout Cone selected to National Soccer Hall of Fame

Thu, May 31, 2018

Hall_of_Fame_Soccer_18791Former University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and U.S. women's national team standout Cindy Parlow Cone has been inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame.

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Ovies: Here's what happens to your body during a Beer Mile

Thu, May 31, 2018

Tapping out: Ovies 'conquers' the Beer MileWonder what happens when you run a mile but stop four times to drink a beer? Joe Ovies did too, so he took on the "Beer Mile" challenge.

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Knights outworked by Capitals in Game 2, take rare home loss

Thu, May 31, 2018

Stanley_Cup_Capitals_Hockey_45467Golden Knights coach Gerard Gallant for months talked about his team's hard work, ability to battle and their devotion to playing a full "200 feet of hockey."

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Former, future Blue Devils join record class at K Academy

Thu, May 31, 2018

Former, future Blue Devils join record class at K Academy K Academy raises money for the Emily K center, a nonprofit that serves as a "college access hub" in Durham. Duke University head men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski said Wednesday that he and his wife, Mickie, will donate $3 million to the center, which is named after his mother.

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He came, he chugged, he conquered: Ovies takes on the NC Beer Mile

Thu, May 31, 2018

Tapping out: Ovies 'conquers' the Beer MileWonder what happens when you run a mile but stop four times to drink a beer? Joe Ovies did too, so he took on the "Beer Mile" challenge.

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Duke outfielder draws on art skill for focus on the diamond

Wed, May 30, 2018

Duke downs Wake in extras at ACC tourneyMost people know Duke junior Griffin Conine for hitting home runs or recording outs from right field.

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