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Marquette beats No. 20 Providence 96-91 in double overtime

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jajuan Johnson scored 16 points and hit a key 3-pointer with 1:16 left in double overtime, and Marquette outlasted No. 20 Providence 96-91 on Wednesday night. Henry Ellenson had 26 points and 16 rebounds, and the Golden Eagles (16-9, 5-7 ...

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Royals spring training question No. 3: Does KC have this year’s version of Chris Young or Ryan Madson?

The Kansas City Royals open spring training Feb. 18, when pitchers and catchers report to their complex in Surprise, Ariz. The full squad is due on Feb. 22. The first game will be March 2 against the Rangers at Surprise Stadium. The regular season begins ...

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Chris Paul became a human speedbump to stop the Hack-A-Jordan

NBA teams haven't figured out many ways to stop opponents from intentionally fouling poor free throw shooters. They either let it happen, or take the player out of the game. Chris Paul has now devised a genius defense, at least for one play. Jonas Jerebko ...

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Paul Finebaum dubs Jim Harbaugh ‘the Donald Trump of college football’

Jim Harbaugh announced that Michigan will be holding their spring break practices in Florida at the IMG Academy, but the SEC is trying to make sure that never happens. Per a report by USA TODAY Sports‘ Greg Schroeder, SEC commissioner Greg Sankey says ...

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Giants' turnover continues with retirement of Jon Beason, release of two linemen

A month after saying goodbye to longtime coach Tom Coughlin, the overhaul of the New York Giants continues. The team got younger and saved significant money Wednesday, when middle linebacker Jon Beason announced his retirement while starting offensive ...

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Bulls play musical All-Stars but will miss Jimmy Butler

Bulls will miss so much while Jimmy Butler recovers from his left knee sprain that coach Fred Hoiberg just sums it up as "everything." "I wish Jimmy could play and be healthy because he deserves it," Gasol said. "But I'm proud and honored to be in the All ...

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Markieff Morris gets into shoving match with Suns teammate Archie Goodwin

It’s tough playing for the Phoenix Suns these days. Tensions reached a boiling point for the 14-39 Suns on Wednesday when Markieff Morris began shoving his teammate, Archie Goodwin, during a timeout in their game against the Warriors. Morris was barking ...

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