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Hawks overcome injuries, Aldridge to win 18th straight
The Atlanta Hawks keep finding new ways to extend the longest winning streak in franchise history. This time, Kent Bazemore was the surprise star off the bench.
January 31, 2015 12:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Awesome Bill’ leads class of 2015
Bill Elliott headlined the sixth class of inductees into NASCAR’s Hall of Fame, a group that included three champions, the first black winner and a driver with movie star looks.
January 31, 2015 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woods sinks to career-worst 82
Tiger Woods never shot a score this high in his 1,267 official rounds as a pro. He never looked more lost on a golf course.
January 31, 2015 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Djokovic to meet Murray in men’s final
Novak Djokovic reached a fifth Australian Open final, avenged a long and arduous loss to Stan Wawrinka and ensured he’d renew an old rivalry with Andy Murray.
January 31, 2015 12:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goodell ‘excited about the future’ after rocky year
As if wishing made it so, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell described his league — and himself — as having addressed missteps on difficult matters such as domestic violence and being ready to move on.
January 30, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Doug Baldwin headlines group of unheralded receivers
Doug Baldwin led the Seattle Seahawks in catches and yards receiving. He ranked 42nd in the NFL in both categories. Forty-second. It's no surprise that Hall of Famer and NFL Network's Deion Sanders...
January 30, 2015 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hawks get NBA-best three on East roster
Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague were picked Thursday as reserves for the Eastern Conference All-Star team, giving the sizzling Atlanta Hawks three selections.
January 30, 2015 12:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Belichick, Carroll take different methods to success
Put Bill Belichick behind a microphone and he’s C-SPAN — minus the information. Pete Carroll is more like a Lifetime movie.
January 30, 2015 12:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williams, Sharapova set for final
It wasn’t until Serena Williams forced herself to relax, and not focus too intently on a milestone Grand Slam title, that she rediscovered the art of winning the biggest events in tennis.
January 30, 2015 12:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Edoga selected to Parade team
McEachern right tackle Chuma Edoga was named to the Parade All-America team, making him the fourth Cobb County player to accomplish the feat since 2010.
January 31, 2015 12:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Class AAAAAA wrestlers take their turns
For Cobb County’s Class AAAAAA wrestlers, the road to the state championship will begin today with the area traditional tournaments.
January 31, 2015 12:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Buccaneers control Area 5AAAAA after Day 1
Allatoona advanced 11 of its 13 wrestlers into the semifinals and holds a big lead following Friday’s first day of action at the Area 5AAAAA traditional championship at Paulding County.
January 31, 2015 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Braves deal Walker grad Hale to Rockies in 4-player trade
Hale pitched 45 games for the Braves last season, going 4-5 with a 3.30 ERA, and he had been expected to compete for a spot in the starting rotation.
January 30, 2015 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Walker captain Schubert carrying title-or-bust mentality
Walker’s wrestling program has crowned 15 individual state champions since 1997, the last of which came when Alec Diamond won in 2011.
January 30, 2015 12:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Title marches begin today for wrestlers
After last year’s crippling winter weather threw area traditional wrestling tournaments into doubt, that won’t be the case this season.
January 30, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dwyer pleads guilty on misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer, the former Georgia Tech star and east Cobb native, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and was placed on probation.
January 30, 2015 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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College Roundup: Owls can’t match up with A-Sun leader Osprey
Beau Beech and Jalen Nesbitt scored 17 points apiece to lead North Florida to an 86-67 win over Kennesaw State on Thursday night.
January 30, 2015 12:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Guthrie’s run keys Knights’ double-OT triumph at Weber
Tyler Guthrie scored Dominion Christian’s first eight points in the second overtime, as the Knights held on for a 68-62 win Thursday at Weber.
January 30, 2015 12:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb standouts Cooper, Brown named to prestigious all-star game
Wheeler’s Jaylen Brown and McEachern’s Te’a Cooper were both selected Wednesday to play in the McDonald’s All-American Game.
January 29, 2015 12:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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