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04/26/2018   NY Times Sports
04/25/2018   Google Sports
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04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Westbrook also had 15 rebounds and seven assists. Paul George added 34 points and eight rebounds.
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Chicago White Sox-Kansas City Royals
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
The Timberwolves’ first trip to the NBA playoff in 14 years ends in the first round to the Rockets.
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
New York Mets-St. Louis Cardinals preview
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
The Miami Marlins execute a solid game plan, hit 3 home runs to secure the series victory.
04/25/2018   Google Sports

Bleacher Report

Minnesota Timberwolves' Top Offseason Priorities and Potential Targets
Bleacher Report
The Minnesota Timberwolves waited 14 agonizingly long years to make their NBA playoff return. They wound up with less than a two-week sample of postseason hoops. Thanks to some miserable regular-season losses—often the result of their 22nd-ranked ...
NBA Playoffs scores, highlights: Thunder stay alive, Rockets advance and Cavs, Raps take leadsCBSSports.com
Rockets launch into next round with Game 5 win over Timberwolves: 3 takeawaysFanSided
Rockets close out series against Timberwolves with dominant third quarterSB Nation
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04/25/2018   Google Sports

Bleacher Report

'I Felt Like a Kid All over Again': Inside LeBron James' Game 5 Buzzer-Beater
Bleacher Report
CLEVELAND — It took mere minutes before the comparisons began flying about Quicken Loans Arena. Cleveland fans immediately remembered Game 2 of the 2009 Eastern Conference Finals. Cavs head coach Ty Lue compared it to a less-than-ideal moment in ...
Victor Oladipo says LeBron James should've been called for goaltending on late blockESPN
NBA playoffs: Neither LeBron James nor Russell Westbrook was going to lose in Game 5Washington Post
NBA Playoffs 2018: LeBron James saved the Cavs again, so how much longer will this work?CBSSports.com
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04/25/2018   Google Sports

Sports Illustrated

The Russell Westbrook Inquisition Will Have to Wait
Sports Illustrated
Russell Westbrook exploded in Game 5 and the Thunder were able to postpone the questions that will be asked of them in the offseason. By Rohan Nadkarni. April 26, 2018. The Oklahoma City Thunder will live to die another day. Looking like they were ...
Russell Westbrook and Paul George orchestrated one of the biggest comebacks in NBA playoff historySB Nation
Russell Westbrook Leads Epic Thunder Comeback to Stay Alive vs. Jazz in Game 5Bleacher Report
Russell Westbrook saves Thunder's season with 45-point outburst in Game 5 vs. JazzUSA TODAY
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04/25/2018   Google Sports

NESN.com

Bruins Rookie Jake DeBrusk's Stellar Game 7 Propels Boston To Second Round
NESN.com
BOSTON — Jake DeBrusk has no fear of the big stage. The 21-year-old rookie just completed the first Stanley Cup playoff series of his career, and he was one of the main factors in the Boston Bruins eliminating the Toronto Maple Leafs with a thrilling ...
Bruins 7, Leafs 4: On to Round TwoWEEI.com
Rookie Jake DeBrusk scores twice against Toronto as Boston advancesSFGate
Bruins will way to Game 7 win against Maple LeafsNBCSports.com
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04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
The Tampa Bay Rays have Chris Archer on the mound Thursday night as they face the Orioles and try to run their win streak to six straight.
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Billy Donovan Press Conference - Game 5 | Jazz at Thunder
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chicago White Sox won their first two games of the season. On the road. At Kansas City.
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Russell Westbrook Press Conference - Game 5 | Jazz at Thunder
04/25/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Steven Adams on Game 5 comeback win | Jazz at Thunder
04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
(Reuters) - Mexico's Chivas Guadalajara defeated Toronto FC on penalties to win the CONCACAF Champions League on Wednesday after the Major League Soccer club claimed a dramatic 2-1 second leg victory to leave the final tied 3-3 on aggregate.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
Boston came from behind and scored four times in the third period to pull away and advance to the second round.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
A last-second 3-pointer, immediately preceded by a clutch blocked shot, gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a 3-2 lead in their series with the Indiana Pacers.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
The conference semifinals begin Thursday. Here is a complete schedule of games for the four series.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
The former starting pitcher has taken an aggressive stance with the news media as he is unwilling to discuss his demotion or his poor debut as a reliever.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
Gray, whose early-season struggles have been a concern for the Yankees, showed slight improvement, but it was the offense that carried the day against the Twins.
04/25/2018   Google Sports

ESPN

Hawks, Budenholzer part ways after 5 years
ESPN
Budenholzer, the 2014-15 NBA Coach of the Year, and the organization finalized terms of a split Wednesday night. "I am grateful for the five years that I spent as coach of the Atlanta Hawks and will always cherish the incredible contributions ...
Atlanta Hawks, coach Mike Budenholzer part ways; David Fizdale among candidatesUSA TODAY
Mike Budenholzer Parts Ways with Hawks After 5 SeasonsBleacher Report
Mike Budenholzer, Atlanta Hawks mutually agree to part waysYahoo Sports
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04/25/2018   Google Sports

ESPN

Ex-girlfriend of 49ers' Reuben Foster recants domestic violence claims
ESPN
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster's former girlfriend released a statement Wednesday saying she initially lied to police about him injuring her in a February incident at his home in Los Gatos, California. The statement ...
Reuben Foster's accuser retracts claim of domestic violenceNBCSports.com
Woman in Reuben Foster case to recant DV allegationsNFL.com
Reuben Foster's ex-girlfriend says she lied about domestic assaultAL.com
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04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
Zidane has compiled an outstanding résumé in his three seasons with Real, but he has not yet received the breathless acclaim that his more charismatic counterparts have.
04/25/2018   Google Sports

NFL.com

Mike Mayock's 2018 NFL mock draft: Bills trade up for Josh Allen
NFL.com
It's finally here. With only hours to go until teams are officially on the clock, here's my first-round mock of the 2018 NFL Draft. PICK. 1. Sam Darnold - QB, USC. I believe Sam Darnold is the future of the Cleveland Browns' franchise. I think the ...
North Texas forecast: Drafty. And no one knows what's nextFOXSports.com
Source: John Dorsey has told Hue Jackson who the Browns will take at No. 1NBCSports.com
2018 NFL mock draft: One final 1st round mock draftSB Nation
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04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
Condoleezza Rice and her commission have ideas for cleaning up college basketball. But they don’t challenge the longtime requirement that the players be amateurs.
04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
(Reuters) - U.S. Masters champion Patrick Reed does not feel any different with a Green Jacket in his possession and has vowed to stay focused on golf rather than letting too many off-course commitments get in the way.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
Mr. Francesa’s retirement from WFAN lasted four months, and his return is being greeted with less enthusiasm than the comebacks of Michael Jordan or Mr. Met.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
An independent panel, created two years ago, made 12 recommendations to improve tennis’s anticorruption efforts.
04/25/2018   Google Sports

FOXSports.com

Dumping Dez may not mean Cowboys seek receiver high in draft
FOXSports.com
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — With Dez Bryant gone, the Dallas Cowboys have to decide if they will use their top pick on a receiver for the first time since taking him eight years ago. The answer on going that high to get another target for quarterback Dak ...
Final mock drafts, trading for Earl Thomas, and Emmitt Smith talks Dez — Your Cowboys Catch-UpDallas News (blog)
NFL notes: Bryant looking for a one-year dealSTLtoday.com
Jerry Jones and Roger Goodell chatty and chummy at draft eventBoston.com
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04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
“Let’s make sure that we keep this confidential,” Roger Goodell said to begin the session. The New York Times obtained an audio recording of the meeting.
04/25/2018   ESPN College Sports
Longtime Rice baseball coach Wayne Graham, 82, told a Houston television station that his contract won't be renewed after this season.
04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
(Reuters) - American CoCo Vandeweghe produced a merciless display to beat compatriot Sloane Stephens 6-1 6-0 and world number one Simona Halep fought back to claim a 4-6 6-2 6-3 victory over Magdalena Rybarikova in Stuttgart on Wednesday.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
Running backs used to be the top prizes in the N.F.L. draft. Now they aren’t. Barkley, a Penn State rusher, wants to change that.
04/25/2018   Google Sports

ESPN

Tough talk on corruption, one-and-done, but commission misses the mark
ESPN
When NCAA president Mark Emmert announced the formation of the Commission on College Basketball last October, a massive scandal had landed on his desk. In September, the FBI had made several arrests -- including of four Division I assistant coaches ...
College basketball commission calls for rules changes, but sticks with amateurismWashington Post
Commission on College Basketball says ban cheats, end one-and-doneNBCSports.com
Commission on College Basketball calls for reforms on one-and-dones, undrafted playersLos Angeles Times
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04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
New regulations by the sport’s international governing body to address women with high levels of testosterone could keep them out of some races if they don’t take medicine to lower the hormone.
04/25/2018   ESPN College Sports
Lynn Hickey, who was brought in to be interim athletic director 10 weeks ago, has been named the permanent AD at Eastern Washington.
04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
(Reuters) - Fifth seed Ekaterina Makarova became the latest high-ranked player to lose in the Istanbul Open when the Russian was beaten 1-6 6-1 6-4 by world number 53 Aleksandra Krunic on Wednesday.
04/25/2018   Google Sports

NBCSports.com

New York Times publishes more secretly-recorded quotes from last year's anthem meeting
NBCSports.com
The secret recording made during last year's meeting between owners, league executives, and players regarding the anthem protests extend well beyond Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie calling the current presidency “f–king disastrous.” The New York Times has ...
Inside the NFL's secret meeting: Who looks good, who looks badUSA TODAY
Inside the Confidential NFL Meeting to Discuss National Anthem ProtestsNew York Times
The Leaked October Tapes and the Kaepernick Collusion CaseSports Illustrated
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04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
(Reuters) - U.S. Grand Prix organizers have enlisted Bruno Mars and Britney Spears to boost the crowds with concerts before and after this year's Formula One race in Austin, Texas.
04/25/2018   NY Times Sports
— Patriots owner Robert Kraft​
04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
BARCELONA, Spain (Reuters) - Former world number one Novak Djokovic suffered a surprise second-round exit at the Barcelona Open when the Serb was beaten 6-2 1-6 6-3 by world number 140 Martin Klizan on Wednesday.
04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
LONDON (Reuters) - South African Caster Semenya's long and controversial reign as the queen of middle distance running looks set to be ended this year not by a track rival but by a new hyperandrogenism rule that will stop her from running 800 and 1500 meters races.
04/25/2018   Reuters Sports
TOKYO (Reuters) - The International e-Sports Federation (IeSF) is "deep in talks" with organizers of the Paris 2024 Olympics about incorporating the discipline as a demonstration sport at the Games, the federation's acting Secretary General Leopold Chung has told Reuters.
04/24/2018   Reuters Sports
BAKU (Reuters) - The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has a lot to live up to this weekend and Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has plenty to think about as well.
04/24/2018   Reuters Sports
(Reuters) - Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook has been fined $10,000 over a confrontation with Utah’s Rudy Gobert in Game Four of their playoff series but the Thunder point guard will not be suspended, the NBA announced on Tuesday.
04/24/2018   NY Times Sports
Salah did his best Lionel Messi impression, casting his shadow all across the Champions League semifinal matchup, but two late goals left Roma with hope.
04/24/2018   NY Times Sports
“You feel like he just keeps getting better,” says an opposing coach. But the Cavaliers and Pacers are still tied 2-2 in the playoffs’ first round.
04/24/2018   NY Times Sports
No matter how the Giants and the Jets proceed with their first-round picks on Thursday, their decisions will be inexorably linked and endlessly compared.
04/24/2018   ESPN College Sports
A tweet from the University of Toledo's verified account was taken down Tuesday afternoon after the tweet, which promised to change the school's mascot to Shrek with 500,000 retweets, started gaining serious traction.
04/24/2018   ESPN College Sports
Arkansas played six matches against Tennessee State in one day to become eligible for an NCAA tournament at-large berth.
04/24/2018   NY Times Sports
“I understand that they could meet with us, patronize us and do nothing in the end,” their lawyer says.
04/19/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Smith, ranked 14th among all North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting ahead of June’s 2018 NHL Entry Draft.
04/19/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Each year the GSL recognizes students who excel in the classroom, community and athletics.  A male and female student is recognized from each school.
04/11/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Spokane Chiefs defenseman Ty Smith has been named WHL Western Conference Scholastic Player of the Year, as announced by the Western Hockey League on April 11.
04/05/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Smith, 17, recently completed his second season with the Chiefs, posting  73 points (14 goals), good for second among all WHL defensemen.
04/05/2018   KHQ High School Sports
The Fairview, Alberta native capped a four-year WHL career that included 263 games, good for 26th in franchise history.
04/04/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Thanks to Zach’s donation, a local child battling a life-threatening illness will have their wish become a reality that much sooner.
04/03/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Spokane finished the game 0-for-2 on the power play and 0-for-2 on the penalty kill. Portland outshot the Chiefs, 42-31.
04/02/2018   KHQ High School Sports
The Spokane Chiefs forced a decisive seventh game in their first round WHL Playoff series with a 5-2 win over the Portland Winterhawks on Monday night at Spokane Arena.
03/31/2018   KHQ High School Sports
by Chiefs Media Relations PORTLAND, Ore. - The Spokane Chiefs trailed the Portland Winterhawks with under a minute remaining in regulation in a win-or-go-home game five in the Rose City on Saturday night. Enter Nolan Reid. The 19-year-old defenseman, playing in his fifth career playoff game, snapped a wrist shot from the left point that found its way into the Winterhawks net, tying the game with 30 seconds left to force overtime. The Chiefs dominated much of the extra time before ...
03/31/2018   KHQ High School Sports
The Central Valley High School girls basketball team capped off an historic season Saturday morning, defeating Hamilton Heights (TN) 66-61 in the GEICO High School Nationals championship game. Gatorade state player of the year, Lexie Hull led the way 26 points, 13 of which came in the 4th quarter. The Bears end the season 29-0 as Washington state champions and national champions.
03/29/2018   KHQ High School Sports
The Chiefs couldn’t hold on to a late lead Thursday night as the visiting Portland Winterhawks posted three third period goals on their way to a 4-3 comeback victory.