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Stanford star, supporting cast deliver – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.comSTANFORD, Calif. — Tara VanDerveer had one message for her players before facing Tennessee: “If we rebound, we win.” Chiney Ogwumike and Co. delivered in that department, and on offense, too. Amber Orrange hit a…




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Hawks, Jazz tussle in Atlanta – WXIA-TV

WXIA-TVAtlanta set an arena record with 38 assists in Wednesday’s 124-107 victory over the Sacramento Kings. Jeff Teague was the main facilitator with 15 assists to go along with 18 points and eight rebounds, while…



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Pacers formidable without big man – ESPN

ESPNMIAMI — Much of the narrative that has made this Heat-Pacers tale so compelling over the last two seasons has been the role of Roy Hibbert. He’s supposed to be what makes these teams so…


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Kentucky’s potential remains just that – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Kentucky’s 82-77 loss to North Carolina here on Saturday night was not, in itself, an awful loss. The Wildcats scraped and clawed. They outrebounded the Tar Heels. They got contributions…













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Carolyn Moos, Jason Collins, And AIDS

It’s one week since Jason Collins penned an excellent article in Sports Illustrated and announced that he’s the first NBA Basketball player and pro sports athlete to come out as gay. Now, Collins is a…




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Abracadabra: From Basketball Magician to Corporate CEO

Magic Johnson was known for ridiculous no-look passes, uncanny court awareness, and his five NBA titles with the Los Angeles Lakers. These days Earvin Johnson, owns movie theaters, Starbucks and 24 Hour Fitness franchises. Johnson has…







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Ohio State Edges Syracuse, Heads To Final Four

NCAA March Madness rolls on. Ohio State got by the embattled Syracuse Orangemen 77 to 70, thus eliminating Syracuse’s one sure way to wipe clean the stench caused by accusations of, and quoting ESPN “accusations…





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NBA is Back

The NBA has been in a lock out for quite some time, but there have been rumors going around that the NBA season will resume. This is being confirmed legitimately through Reuters, who are reporting…


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NBA News – New CBA, NBA Season Starts Christmas Day

Finally we have some good NBA News: the 2011-2012 NBA Season officially starts December 25th, Christmas Day, with a tripple-header: the Boston Celtics v. The New York Knicks, The Miami Heat v. The Dallas Mavericks,…


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