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With Hardaway on board, Hawks eye free agents Millsap, Carroll
Now that he’s added Tim Hardaway Jr., Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has narrowed his focus on re-signing All-Star forward Paul Millsap and starting guard DeMarre Carroll.
June 29, 2015 11:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top goalkeepers match wits in U.S.-Germany
The Women’s World Cup semifinal clash between top-ranked Germany and the second-ranked United States will feature two of the best goalkeepers in the game: Nadine Angerer and Hope Solo.
June 29, 2015 11:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williams prevails in opening round at Wimbledon
As has become customary for Serena Williams of late, she got off to a rocky start. In her first-round match at Wimbledon on Monday, Williams dropped three of the first four games.
June 29, 2015 10:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Change abounds for SEC basketball teams
Southeastern Conference basketball coaches are confident their league won’t take a step back in the post-Billy Donovan era.
June 29, 2015 10:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wood’s effort helps Atlanta break swoon
Alex Wood can tell the instant a breaking ball leaves his hand whether he has a feel for it on a given day. When he does, the Atlanta Braves’ lefty can be dominant.
June 28, 2015 10:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Watson edges Casey in playoff for Travelers title
Bubba Watson made an 8-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole Sunday to outlast Paul Casey and win the Travelers Championship for the second time.
June 28, 2015 10:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resurgent Busch wins at Sonoma
Kyle Busch’s comeback from serious injuries suffered a day before the season-opener now includes a victory.
June 28, 2015 10:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pittsburgh pounds on Teheran in first inning
Julio Teheran wasn’t sure where his two-seam fastball was going when he sent one toward Andrew McCutchen in the first inning Saturday. When it smacked into the slugger’s left elbow, Teheran winced.
June 27, 2015 11:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. prepares for battle with No. 1 Germany
Megan Rapinoe is so done with her exile to the spectators’ seats at the Women’s World Cup. Bring on Germany, said the U.S. midfielder.
June 27, 2015 11:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commentary: Engram in for big things at Ole Miss
Evan Engram is the man. At least, that’s the consensus from many of the college football preview magazines that have hit the newsstands over the last month.
June 29, 2015 11:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb shut out at U.S. Junior Amateur qualifier
Despite shooting a second-round 71, Harrison’s Luke Schniederjans was unable to gain enough ground to advance out of Monday’s U.S. Junior Amateur qualifier at the University of Georgia Golf Course ...
June 29, 2015 10:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boyer keeps alma mater close as he carves out niche with Twins
Through a journeyman career that has seen him play for six different major league teams and even spend a stint in Japan, Blaine Boyer has never forgotten what helped him get to this level.
June 28, 2015 10:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dead week provides players, coaches with brief respite before final push
For football players and coaches, the Georgia High School Association’s dead week is like an extended holiday.
June 28, 2015 10:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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14 local lacrosse players earn all-America recognition
Rosters for the Brine National Lacrosse Classic and Lacrosse Academy were announced Saturday, and several local athletes qualified to participate.
June 28, 2015 10:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Burns gets off to quick start with A's
Billy Burns is playing baseball nearly 2,500 miles from where he grew up, but the Oakland Athletics’ rookie center fielder looks right at home in the Bay Area.
June 27, 2015 11:36 PM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Year: Transition from football to wrestling seamless for Allatoona's Kemp
For the past few years, Will Kemp had the tools to be successful athletically.
June 27, 2015 11:33 PM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Georgia Tech star moves on to next level
Over the last week, Anders Albertson has added a pair of accolades and earned his first pay check playing golf. Albertson, a former standout at Etowah High School, recently graduated with honors fr...
June 27, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Mount Paran star Moore looked at as calming force at Tennessee
Tennessee forward Armani Moore’s college career has offered him lessons on the importance of adapting to change and responding to adversity.
June 27, 2015 12:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Year: High jump title the cherry on top for Hillgrove star’s final year
Born into an athletic family, Tene Thompson has prided herself with having a strong work ethic.
June 27, 2015 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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