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Cavaliers Head Coach Rumors: Rick Pitino Has Discussed Job with Dan Gilbert

26 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Cleveland Cavaliers have taken their coaching search overseas, as veteran NBA reporter Peter Vecsey disclosed Saturday that Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert and Rick Pitino have...
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Sports-loving Carmela hopes for a family

36 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Carmela is an 11-year-old girl of African-American descent who describes herself as funny, silly and talkative. She is athletic and enjoys such activities as gymnastics...
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Mississippi Valley hires former NBA player Lindsey Hunter

2 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

ITTA BENA, Miss. - Mississippi Valley State has hired former NBA player and coach Lindsey Hunter as basketball coach.
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Nuggets beat Spurs 117-103 to tie series at 2-2

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

SAN ANTONIO - Denver coach Mike Malone wanted more passion, fire and emotion. The young Nuggets responded. Nikola Jokic had 29 points and 12 rebounds, Jamal Murray added 24...
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76ers 112, Nets 108 | Philadelphia leads series, 3-1: Nets' Tempers Flare, but Their Shots Don't Fall, in Game 4 Loss to Sixers

2 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   4 articles

The Nets were undone in the second half by turnovers and poor shooting after a shoving match between Jared Dudley and Philadelphia's Jimmy Butler got both players ejected.
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Nuggets 117, Spurs 103 | Series tied, 2-2: N.B.A. Playoffs: Second-Seeded Nuggets Pull Even With Spurs

3 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

Nikola Jokic had 29 points and 12 rebounds for Denver, which made a couple of successful defensive adjustments.
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Ejected Jared Dudley feels good about bumping Joel Embiid, defending Jarrett Allen

4 hours ago   |   Newsday   |   3 articles

With 7:42 left in the third quarter and the Nets holding a six-point lead over the 76ers, a playoff basketball game broke out Saturday afternoon at Barclays Center and spilled...
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Trail Blazers' Maurice Harkless Fined $15K for Throwing Headband into Stands

4 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Portland Trail Blazers forward Maurice Harkless has been fined $15,000 for tossing his headband into the stands near the end of Friday night's 120-108 Game 3 loss to the...
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Video: Watch Joel Embiid Call Jared Dudley a Nobody After 76ers vs. Nets Game 4

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

After the two were part of an on-court altercation in Game 4, Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid had strong words for Brooklyn Nets forward Jared Dudley following a 112-108...
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Auburn's Chuma Okeke Declares for 2019 NBA Draft After Suffering Torn ACL Injury

7 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Chuma Okeke's collegiate career came to an abrupt close when the Auburn sophomore forward tore his ACL during the Tigers' Sweet 16 victory over North Carolina on March 29...
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Ambulance that hit pothole on way to hospital may have saved patient's life...

Ambulance that hit pothole on way to hospital may have saved patient's life, doctors say

The force of striking the pothole seemed to reset the man's rapid heartbeat to a normal rhythm. Read more ...

Washington state senator slammed for saying nurses 'play cards' for...

Washington state senator slammed for saying nurses 'play cards' for 'considerable amount of the day'

A Washington state senator has drawn the ire of nurses after remarks she made suggesting that nurses in smaller hospitals "probably play cards for a considerable amount of the... Read more ...

Embiid returns to help 76ers beat Nets for 3-1 series lead

Embiid returns to help 76ers beat Nets for 3-1 series lead

NEW YORK - Joel Embiid had 31 points and 16 rebounds, and passed to Mike Scott for the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18 seconds left as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets... Read more ...

Nuggets beat Spurs 117-103 to tie series at 2-2

Nuggets beat Spurs 117-103 to tie series at 2-2

SAN ANTONIO - Nikola Jokic had 29 points and 12 rebounds, Jamal Murray added 24 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the San Antonio Spurs 117-103 on Saturday night, rebounding... Read more ...

Bucks dominate Pistons in spite of foul-plagued Giannis Antetokounmpo

Bucks dominate Pistons in spite of foul-plagued Giannis Antetokounmpo

DETROIT - Khris Middleton had 20 points and nine rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 119-103 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the first-round... Read more ...

Reports: Person attacked by tiger at Kansas zoo

Reports: Person attacked by tiger at Kansas zoo

A person was attacked by a tiger Saturday at a zoo in Topeka, Kansas, according to multiple reports. Read more ...

The FBI arrested the leader of a militia that has been detaining migrant...

The FBI arrested the leader of a militia that has been detaining migrant families at the border

The FBI has arrested the leader of a militia group that recently sparked backlash for detaining migrants at the US-Mexico border at gunpoint. Larry Mitchell Hopkins, 69, a... Read more ...

NHL playoffs 2019: Braden Holtby talks Capitals' statement win

NHL playoffs 2019: Braden Holtby talks Capitals' statement win

The Capitals downed the Hurricanes 6-0 in Game 5 to take a 3-2 advantage in their series. Read more ...

Blue Jays lose Shoemaker to knee injury, beat Athletics 10-1

Blue Jays lose Shoemaker to knee injury, beat Athletics 10-1

OAKLAND, Calif. - Toronto pitcher Matt Shoemaker injured his left knee in a rundown chase, and the Blue Jays went on to beat the Oakland Athletics 10-1 Saturday. Read more ...

SpaceX Crew Dragon suffers ‘anomaly' during engine test, smoke seen for miles

SpaceX Crew Dragon suffers ‘anomaly' during engine test, smoke seen for miles

NASA and SpaceX have confirmed that there was some kind of ‘anomaly' during a series of engine tests of the Crew Dragon capsule, after witnesses reported and shared pictures of... Read more ...