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Preller revamps Padres with series of blockbusters
UPDATE: In a dizzying series of trades in just more than a week, new San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller has revamped the worst offense in the major leagues by adding Matt Kemp, Wil Myers...
December 19, 2014 04:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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AP source: Padres to acquire OF Justin Upton from Braves
A person with knowledge of the deal says the San Diego Padres have agreed to acquire slugger Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves.
December 19, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Best of the season's 39 bowl games
The College Football Playoff era is here and as the bowl season starts, it feels a bit like a New Year's three-for-one special: Three big games instead of one.
December 19, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Royals give Medlen an opportunity to perform
After twice having Tommy John surgery, Kris Medlen was looking for a team to give him a chance. The defending AL champions were willing to take the gamble.
December 18, 2014 11:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falcons try to prepare for what Brees can offer
Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant expects to be exhausted by the end of Atlanta’s NFC South showdown Sunday at New Orleans.
December 18, 2014 11:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Walsh looks to kick through struggles
A couple of Blair Walsh’s missed field goals this season for Minnesota have been blocked.
December 18, 2014 11:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Celtics send Rondo to Dallas in blockbuster deal
Boston traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of its last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another t...
December 18, 2014 11:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newton probable for Sunday
The Panthers’ Cam Newton will “probably” start Sunday against the Cleveland Browns barring any physical setbacks this week, Carolina coach Ron Rivera said after the quarterback practiced Thursday.
December 18, 2014 11:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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UGA paid more than $40,000 for Gurley's legal help
The University of Georgia paid an attorney more than $40,000 to represent Todd Gurley while he sought reinstatement from the NCAA after he was suspended for accepting money for autographs.
December 18, 2014 03:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI
Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to drunken driving on Friday, almost three months after he was arrested after leaving a Baltimore casino.
December 19, 2014 01:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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FIFA will not reopen 2018 and 2022 World Cup votes
Defiantly declaring that FIFA is no longer in crisis, Sepp Blatter said Friday the decision to hold the next two World Cups in Russia and Qatar won't be revoked and the governing body will publish ...
December 19, 2014 12:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Shiloh Hills rallies to win over Horizon
Trailing 32-23 at halftime, Shiloh Hills Christian’s strong second-half defense tipped the scales, resulting in the Challengers’ rally for a 59-53 win Thursday. Shiloh Hills (8-5) outscored Horizon...
December 19, 2014 04:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rising seniors get their shot
Five Cobb players, Lassiter coach Irwin to participate in junior game
December 18, 2014 12:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pruitt, Love lead Kennesaw State past Youngstown
Nigel Pruitt scored 29 points and Ohio native Delbert Love had 24 to lead Kennesaw State at Youngstown State 90-84 on Wednesday.
December 18, 2014 12:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week - Garrick DeBowles
Garrick DeBowles - Pope - Basketball - Forward Pope senior forward Garrick DeBowles made a shot with 4 seconds left to send Monday’s game against Cherokee to overtime, where the Greyhounds won 52-4...
December 17, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week - Bree Brown
Bree Brown - Mount Paran - Basketball - Guard Mount Paran Christian junior guard Bree Brown appears to be back at full strength after a knee injury cut last season short. Brown finished with 24 poi...
December 17, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Paran Christian puts final capper on season with pollsters’ top ranking
Three days after clinching the Class A private-school state championship, Mount Paran Christian secured the No. 1 spot in the Georgia Sports Writers Association’s season-ending rankings.
December 17, 2014 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Corky Kell Classic event back at Dome
Falcons’ stadium to host Saturday slate of games after conflict last August
December 17, 2014 12:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Hillgrove pulls away to beat Kennesaw Mountain
A second-quarter run gave Hillgrove an 11-point lead at the half, en route to its 70-52 win over Kennesaw Mountain on Tuesday.
December 17, 2014 12:21 AM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Mount Paran romps to state title, fueled by steamrolling ground game
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    12.14.14 - 12:26 am
  • Commentary: Mount Paran prevails with cool-to-the-touch approach
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    12.14.14 - 12:23 am
  • Defense does the trick for Mount Paran
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    12.14.14 - 12:22 am
  • Commentary: Players shouldn't get lost in the moment
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    12.13.14 - 12:34 am
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