• June 29, 2016

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Title drought over, Cleveland thirsts for more championships

CLEVELAND (AP) — The confetti has been cleaned up. The party hasn't stopped. Always rocking, Cleveland's rolling like never before.

The Latest: Cullen Jones fails to advance in 100-meter free

The Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio):

LeBron a free agent after declining option on contract

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is about to hit the free-agency market and stay right at home.

Coastal Carolina beats Arizona 5-4 to even CWS finals

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Coastal Carolina's incredible postseason run isn't over yet.

TOUR DE FRANCE 2016: Froome on the cusp of greatness

Chris Froome realizes he's on the cusp of greatness.

Players, coaches make pilgrimage; say goodbye to Pat Summitt

Dozens of Pat Summitt's former Tennessee players and coaches descended on Knoxville over the weekend, making the basketball pilgrimage to say their final goodbyes to the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history.

NO-HIT WONDER: All-Area softball MVP Sidney Holman’s pitching feats for Belton were staggering

Sidney Holman did it all. 

Ellison qualifies for state 7-on-7 tournament

Ellison always knew it was capable of becoming the first team in program history to qualify for the Texas State 7-on-7 Championships — the Eagles just didn’t expect it to take this long. 

ALLAN MANDELL: All-Area squad is ‘amazing group’

How would you like to coach THIS softball team?

ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Future Longhorn Malory Schattle was area’s top slugger

They won’t soon forget Malory Schattle in Salado. 

ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Florence’s Gray, Salado’s Hill share pitching honor

Salado’s Meagan Hill and Florence’s Emily Gray have known one another for a long time. 

ALL-AREA SOFTBALL: Lady Badgers C Corbin, Florence SS/P Futrell share a mutual respect

Kloe Corbin and Mackenzie Futrell have a lot in common. 

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Coastal Carolina beats Arizona 5-4 to even CWS finals
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 5:45 am

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Coastal Carolina's incredible postseason run isn't over yet.

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Players, coaches make pilgrimage; say goodbye to Pat Summitt
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 2:45 am

Dozens of Pat Summitt's former Tennessee players and coaches descended on Knoxville over the weekend, making the basketball pilgrimage to say their final goodbyes to the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history.

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The Latest: Geno: Pat Summitt had 'indelible impact' on game
Updated: June 28, 2016 - 10:45 pm

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Pat Summitt, the former Tennessee women's basketball coach who died Tuesday at age 64. (all times local):

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Title drought over, Cleveland thirsts for more championships
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 11:15 am

CLEVELAND (AP) — The confetti has been cleaned up. The party hasn't stopped. Always rocking, Cleveland's rolling like never before.

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Coastal Carolina beats Arizona 5-4 to even CWS finals
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 5:45 am

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Coastal Carolina's incredible postseason run isn't over yet.

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LEADING OFF: Kershaw sees doc, Matz has bone spur
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 2:15 am

A look at what's happening all around the majors today:

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Title drought over, Cleveland thirsts for more championships
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 11:15 am

CLEVELAND (AP) — The confetti has been cleaned up. The party hasn't stopped. Always rocking, Cleveland's rolling like never before.

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LeBron a free agent after declining option on contract
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 10:45 am

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is about to hit the free-agency market and stay right at home.

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Players, coaches make pilgrimage; say goodbye to Pat Summitt
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 2:45 am

Dozens of Pat Summitt's former Tennessee players and coaches descended on Knoxville over the weekend, making the basketball pilgrimage to say their final goodbyes to the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history.

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Ex-NFL player wants sentencing delayed over concussion exam
Updated: June 28, 2016 - 11:45 pm

CLEVELAND (AP) — A former NFL wide receiver who pleaded guilty to stealing money from two children's charities is asking that his sentencing hearing be delayed again after prosecutors sought medical records related to a concussion examination.

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Seahawks agree to 4-year deal with WR Doug Baldwin
Updated: June 28, 2016 - 9:15 pm

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks and wide receiver Doug Baldwin have agreed to a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2020 season.

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Buddy Ryan, NFL coach and master of defense, dies at 85
Updated: June 28, 2016 - 7:45 pm

Buddy Ryan took a back seat to no one. Neither did his fierce defenses that won two Super Bowls.

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Lindros' wait over as he headlines Hockey Hall of Fame class
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 6:15 pm

Eric Lindros is finally a Hockey Hall of Famer.

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Ex-Bruins star Bourque pleads not guilty to drunken driving
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 3:30 pm

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Former Boston Bruins star Ray Bourque (bork) has pleaded not guilty to a drunken driving charge.

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NHL teams' focus turns to 'Big Fish' in free agency: Stamkos
Updated: June 26, 2016 - 6:45 pm

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — As team executives began gathering on the arena floor an hour before the start of the NHL draft's second round Saturday morning, a video highlighting former No. 1 selections began playing on the big-screen video boards.

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Spencer Gallagher apologizes for fight with John Wes Townley
Updated: June 27, 2016 - 1:45 pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Spencer Gallagher apologized Monday for his role in a fight with John Wes Townley during NASCAR's Truck Series race at Gateway Motorsports Park.

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Tony Stewart wins at Sonoma to snap 84-race drought
Updated: June 26, 2016 - 8:01 pm

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — For at least one weekend, Smoke was back.

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Carl Edwards takes the pole for road course race at Sonoma
Posted: June 25, 2016

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Carl Edwards edged AJ Allmendinger to earn the stop starting spot Sunday on the road course race at Sonoma Raceway.

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The Latest: Cullen Jones fails to advance in 100-meter free
Updated: June 29, 2016 - 11:30 am

The Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local to Rio):

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TOUR DE FRANCE 2016: Froome on the cusp of greatness
Posted: June 29, 2016

Chris Froome realizes he's on the cusp of greatness.

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Germany, Nordic group in 2024 European Championship bid race
Updated: June 28, 2016 - 1:02 pm

PARIS (AP) — Germany and a combined Nordic nations bid currently head the possible candidates to host the 2024 European Championship.

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