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Warriors first in West to clinch NBA playoff spot, make franchise history

Warriors first in West to clinch NBA playoff spot, make franchise history originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com While the Bucks and the Raptors have locked up playoff spots in the East for a while, the West still hadn't seen anyone punch their ticket yet. Until Saturday night, when the Warriors routed the Thunder 110-88 in Oklahoma City. And in doing so, the Warriors made franchise history.
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Mavericks top Cavaliers 121-116 as Dirk closes on Wilt

DALLAS (AP) — Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points, Dirk Nowitzki closed within three points of Wilt Chamberlain on the NBA scoring list and the Dallas Mavericks ended a seven-game losing streak with a 121-116 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night. Nowitzki got hot early in the fourth quarter and finished with 14 […]
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Gobert shakes off illness to lead Jazz past Nets, 114-98

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A flu bug kept Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert from feeling at full strength before tipoff and caused him to vomit in the locker room after the game. In between, Gobert did everything in his power to dominate the Brooklyn Nets. Gobert had 23 points and 17 rebounds Saturday in […]
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Mitchell, Gobert lead Jazz past Nets, 114-98

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 24 points, Rudy Gobert added 23 points and 17 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the Brooklyn Nets 114-98 on Saturday night. Derrick Favors had 13 points and 12 rebounds for the Jazz. Jae Crowder and Ricky Rubio added 12 points apiece as Utah won its third […]
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'His dream was to become a park ranger': Iowa student found dead at national park in Utah

A 33-year-old University of Iowa student was found dead Friday after a days-long search of Canyonlands National Park in Utah.            [Author: Des Moines Register]
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Millsap’s floater leads Nuggets to 102-100 win over Pacers

DENVER (AP) — Paul Millsap hit a left-handed layup with 7 seconds remaining, Nikola Jokic scored 26 points before being ejected in the fourth quarter for arguing and the Denver Nuggets moved to the verge of their first playoff spot since 2012-13 with a 102-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. The magic […]
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Montana beats E Washington for 2nd straight Big Sky title

Sayeed Pridgett scored 18 points and Montana overcame a 12-point deficit to beat Eastern Washington 68-62 for its second straight Big Sky Tournament title and NCAA bid            [Author: AP]
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5 toughest decisions facing selection committee

Selecting the final No. 1 seeds could be unusually difficult this year, as could choosing among some of the polarizing teams on the bubble.
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Record-High Floods in Nebraska Breach Levees and Isolate Towns

At least two deaths were confirmed by local authorities as surging floodwaters in the Midwest damaged roadways and homes.
Tags: News, Rain, Nebraska, Floods, Rivers, Midwest, Levees and Dams, Evacuations and Evacuees, Midwestern States (US


Women’s basketball tournaments in Las Vegas put on show

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Women’s basketball fans were treated to quite a show this week in Las Vegas with four conference tournaments played there. Could an NCAA regional be in the cards down the road — or even a Super Regional? Consider the coaches, administrators and players big proponents of the idea. “I think Las […]
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New Zealand attack: victims of the mosque massacre

At least 50 died after gunman opened fire during Friday prayers at two mosques in Christchurch Fifty people have been confirmed killed, and 50 injured, in Friday’s terrorist attack on two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch. As of Saturday night, 36 people remained in hospital.New Zealand police have not yet issued any public identification of any victims of attack. Continue reading...
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Two lives lost as Nebraska struggles with state's worst flooding in 50 years

Parts of Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska are grappling with the aftermath of a powerful "bomb cyclone" that turned some areas into swamps as rivers spilled over highways and residential areas.
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J.K. Rowling: Dumbledore and Grindenwald had ‘Incredibly Intense' sexual relationship

J.K. Rowling earlier declared wizarding headmaster Albus Dumbledore a gay man. Much discussion centered on why it wasn't on the page or the screen. Once again, she highlights a sexual dimension to her characters that surely motivates them, yet—for reasons unexplained—remains unspoken and unseen. “So I’m less interested in the sexual side – though I believe there is a sexual dimension to this relationship – than I am in the sense of the emotions they felt for each other, which ultimately is the ...
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Struggling? Warriors roll past Thunder without Kevin Durant to clinch playoff spot

Steph Curry scored 33 points and the Warriors played stifling defense to hold the Thunder to 32 percent shooting in a 110-88 win.            [Author: Associated Press]
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Opinion: After Year of Zion Williamson, why is everyone in rush to end one-and-done rule?

Everyone is in a rush to end one-and-done. Why? Dan Wolken examines the benefit of the rule, which Zion Williamson has brought back into spotlight.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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New Zealand PM: Bodies of those killed in Christchurch terror attacks will start being released to families Sunday night

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand PM: Bodies of those killed in Christchurch terror attacks will start being released to families Sunday night.
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Green lifts Old Dominion over WKU 62-56 for CUSA title

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Xavier Green scored 14 of his game-high 16 points in the second half to lead Old Dominion to a 62-56 victory over Western Kentucky in the Conference USA Tournament championship game on Saturday night. Top-seeded Old Dominion (26-8), the eighth-stingiest scoring defense in the latest NCAA statistics (61.2 points per game), […]
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Duke beats Florida State to win ACC tournament championship

Duke's 3-point shooting remains a concern, but it didn't prevent the Blue Devils - led by Zion Williamson - from winning another ACC tournament title.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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‘Rookie’ Kikuchi in spotlight in major league debut in Japan

TOKYO (AP) — Talk about a pressure situation. Just as he was adjusting to life in the United States, Yusei Kikuchi is back in Japan getting ready to make his major league pitching debut in front of a sellout crowd at Tokyo Dome. From his new teammates, to his Japanese fans to his family and […]
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Spurs win eighth straight as Blazers lose McCollum to injury

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 21 points and the San Antonio Spurs extended their winning streak to eight games with a 108-103 victory Saturday night over the Portland Trail Blazers, who lost C.J. McCollum to a left leg injury. Damian Lillard scored 34 points for Portland, which had won three straight. McCollum exited […]
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24-year-old man arrested for death of Gambino crime family boss Frank Cali, police say

The NYPD has arrested a 24-year-old man in the shooting death earlier this week in Staten Island of reputed Gambino boss Francesco "Frankie Boy" Cali, police sources told Eyewitness News.
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Donato scores 2, Wild past Rangers 5-2

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ryan Donato scored two goals and Devan Dubnyk had 26 saves as the Minnesota Wild beat the New York Rangers 5-2 on Saturday night to stay in the thick of the playoff race. Eric Staal, Jared Spurgeon and J.T. Brown also scored for the Wild, who snapped a three-game losing […]
Tags: News, Sports, Rangers, New York Rangers, Minnesota Wild, Devan Dubnyk, ST PAUL Minn AP, Ryan Donato, J T Brown, Donato, Eric Staal Jared Spurgeon


Johnny Manziel joining Alliance of American Football's Memphis Express

Former Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel is heading for the Memphis Express after reaching an agreement to join the Alliance of American Football.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Curry’s 33 lead Warriors past Thunder 110-88 without Durant

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 33 points to help the Golden State Warriors roll past the Oklahoma City Thunder, 110-88 on Saturday night. Klay Thompson scored 23 points and DeMarcus Cousins added 12 points, eight rebounds and six assists for the Warriors. Many Oklahoma City fans hoped for the chance to boo former […]
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NSW gun laws: Berejiklian attacks Labor over deal with Shooters party

Opposition leader Michael Daley won’t rule out relying on gun advocates to form a minority governmentNew South Wales Labor leader Michael Daley has been forced to justify his preference deal with a party advocating relaxed gun laws in the aftermath of the deadly Christchurch terror attack.The premier, Gladys Berejiklian, on Sunday called on the opposition leader to cut ties with the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers, saying Labor’s preference deal with the minor party legitimised its cause. Continue...
Tags: Labor, Australia news, Farmers, New Zealand, Gun Control, New South Wales politics, Christchurch, Gladys Berejiklian, Michael Daley, South Wales Labor, New South Wales election 2019, Christchurch shooting


Albert Park Supercars: McLaughlin continues Mustang dominance

Scott McLaughlin continued the Ford Mustang's perfect start to its Supercars career, winning the fourth and final race at Albert Park.
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Last-place Ottawa Senators upset provincial rival Toronto Maple Leafs

OTTAWA — The best thing the Toronto Maple Leafs can say about this week is that it's over.The Leafs lost 6-2 to the last-place Ottawa Senators on Saturday night, concluding a week that saw Toronto lose three of four while giving up 23 goals.With just 10 games remaining in the regular season, the Leafs know they must improve. "A little adversity is not a bad thing," said Toronto defenceman Morgan Rielly, whose team fell four points behind the Boston Bruins for second in the Atlantic Division...
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Browns open as favorites to win the AFC North

The Browns have arrived. They've still won nothing of consequence. They haven't been to the playoffs in 17 years and counting.
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Marco Belinelli nails the 3-pointer

The Spurs whip the ball around the court during their win over Portland to get an open look for Marco Belinelli.
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Spurs’ win streak at 8; Blazers lose McCollum to leg injury

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 21 points and the San Antonio Spurs extended their winning streak to eight games with a 108-103 victory Saturday night over the Portland Trail Blazers, who lost C.J. McCollum to a left leg injury. Damian Lillard scored 34 points for Portland, which had won three straight. McCollum exited […]
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