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Daily Archives: 4th March 2018

Charles Barkley lauds basketball, free expression and himself on Saturday Night Live

In one night, Charles Barkley took to the Saturday Night Live’s comedic stage to address those things he considers most important. The TNT personality had the stage to himself for once, starting with his opening monologue. He addressed freedom of expression among athletes. Naturally, Barkley held himself up as the golden standard. “I’ve been saying whatever the hell I want ...

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Mushers hit the snowy trail as Iditarod kicks off in Alaska

WILLOW, Alaska (AP) Competitors took to the snowy trail as the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race kicked off Sunday in Alaska following a trying year for the annual event. Musher Cody Strathe of Fairbanks and his 16-dog team were the first to take off across frozen Willow Lake, about 75 miles (120 kilometers) north of Anchorage. Sixty-seven teams are signed ...

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Oilers can't make up for slow start in loss to Rangers

Alexander Georgiev has his first NHL win under his belt. The 22-year-old backup goalie made 35 saves and forward Mika Zibanejad had a goal and an assist as the New York Rangers came away with a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Georgiev, who started the season in the AHL after playing last season in Finland, came into ...

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Pouncey assists teammate Bell in contract talks

8:23 PM ET INDIANAPOLIS — The clock is ticking on the Pittsburgh Steelers and Le’Veon Bell, who have yet to make major progress on a contract extension just three days before the window for franchise tag designati… www.espn.com – NFL

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Harvick continues domination into Stage 2 at Las Vegas

Kevin Harvick is doing his best to match Martin Truex Jr.’s dominance of Las Vegas from a year ago. Harvick completed a sweep of the first two stages with another dominating performance on his way to the Stage 2 victory. He again led every green flag lap except during a round of green-flag pit stops on his way to another ...

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Filip Forsberg scores in OT, Predators beat Avalance 4-3

DENVER (AP) Filip Forsberg scored at 1:07 of overtime and the Nashville Predators matched the franchise record with their eighth straight victory, beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Sunday. Nashville has won nine in a row against Colorado, including three this season. Nashville’s <a href="https://www.foxsports.com/nhl/ryan-e… FOX Sports Digital

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Abt and Audi secure first Formula E win in Mexico City

Daniel Abt clinched his maiden victory in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship in Mexico City, ending the long drought without a German E-Prix winner in the electric street racing series. After agonisingly being stripped of a win for a post-race technical infringement in Hong Kong, Abt can now claim to be a winner in Formula E and the first ...

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Alonso's 3-pointer gives UNCG berth in SoCon title game (Mar 04, 2018)

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) Francis Alonso’s 3-pointer with 19.2 seconds remaining lifted top-seeded UNC Greensboro to a 56-55 win over No. 5 seed Wofford on Sunday and into the Southern Conference Tournament championship game. The Spartans (26-7), who won their fifth straight game, will play Monday against the winn… FOX Sports Digital

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