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Korver set to miss remainder of playoffs
Already facing a daunting task after losing the first two games in the Eastern Conference final, the Atlanta Hawks were dealt another blow when Kyle Korver was ruled out for the rest of the playoffs.
May 23, 2015 11:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Irving’s status uncertain as series shifts to Ohio
Kyrie Irving plopped down on a courtside bench following a brisk workout and two team trainers quickly went to work adjusting straps on his new knee brace.
May 23, 2015 11:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peterson pushes Atlanta to walk-off win
Jace Peterson was much more decisive on his first-pitch swing in the 11th inning than trying to determine if that hit was the highlight of his first season wit the Atlanta Braves.
May 23, 2015 11:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gordon’s mindset on racing, not retirement
Sentimentality can wait. Jeff Gordon is not ready to focus on life after racing as his farewell tour arrives at the longest event on the NASCAR schedule.
May 23, 2015 11:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Questions about safety hovering over Indy 500
They call the Indianapolis 500 “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing” for its high speeds, rich history, enormous crowd and the take-your-breath-away competition.
May 23, 2015 11:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Na leads Poulter by one heading into final round
The last time Kevin Na took the lead into the final round of a tournament, he faltered badly.
May 23, 2015 11:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders look to finish their climb with title in battle of powerhouse programs
Parkview and Walton have lots of similarities, according to Walton baseball coach Shane Amos.
May 23, 2015 12:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cleveland heading home with 2-0 edge
LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, routing the Atlanta Hawks 94-82.
May 23, 2015 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milwaukee flips the script on Atlanta
Ryan Braun homered and drove in four runs, four Milwaukee pitchers combined to hold Atlanta to three hits, and the Brewers beat the Braves 11-0 on Friday night.
May 23, 2015 12:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Defense wins championships’ rings true in finals
Walton’s defense had been one of its strengths all season. Unfortunately for the Raiders, that wasn’t the case Saturday in the Class AAAAAA state championship series against Parkview.
May 23, 2015 11:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trojans find new leader on defense
Lassiter has already taken steps to address the defensive woes that derailed the Trojans in 2014.
May 23, 2015 12:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dickmann’s Hoyas look to continue their ‘push forward’ in competitive region
Harrison’s football program has been on the cusp of a breakthrough under coach Matt Dickmann, who has guided the Hoyas to back-to-back 5-5 seasons.
May 22, 2015 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bohannon to helm collection of camps
Kennesaw State football coach Brian Bohannon would like to know who could play for the Owls in the future.
May 22, 2015 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Traveling series set for Dixie, Rome dirt
More than $40,000 will be up for grabs this weekend as the Swims family welcomes drivers and fans to both of their dirt tracks.
May 22, 2015 12:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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After waiting since 2008, Walton gets another shot at winning state title
The “Home of the Walton Raiders” label stamped onto the left-center field wall at Raider Mountain is appropriate since Walton will be back home for the Class AAAAAA state championship this weekend.
May 21, 2015 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Allatoona swept after 11-inning nightcap
When Adam Sasser gloved a foul pop-up in the bottom of the 11th inning for the third out Tuesday night, Greenbrier advanced to the state baseball championship for the third time in four years.
May 20, 2015 12:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greyhounds humbled in season-ending setback
Pope was denied in its bid to earn a trip to the state finals in its first year in Class AAAAAA, as the Greyhounds were swept by Parkview with a 12-3 loss in the second game of their best-of-three ...
May 19, 2015 11:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Cobb Christian bests Mount Paran for boys golf state title
North Cobb Christian shot a team total of 298 to win the boys Class A private-school state golf championship Monday at Eagle’s Brook Golf and Country Club in Locust Grove.
May 19, 2015 11:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week - Haley Swift
Haley Swift - Kell - Lacrosse Kell senior midfielder Haley Swift led the Longhorns to a second state championship in as many years last week by scoring goals and helping others to score. The Kennes...
May 19, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    05.17.15 - 08:35 pm
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