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No. 13 Ohio State women beat Dartmouth 103-70 (Dec 15, 2017)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Kelsey Mitchell made four 3s and scored 22 points on Friday night and No. 13 Ohio State scored 33 straight points to pull away for a 103-70 win over Dartmouth. The Buckeyes (10-2) led 58-51 with four minutes left in the third quarter and extended to 91-51 on Makayla Waterman’s free throw with 6:30 left in the ...

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SMU, Louisiana Tech meet in inaugural Frisco Bowl (Dec 20, 2017)

It has been a busy time on college campuses over the past week, what with finals and the end of the college semester adding to the holiday craziness. But it’s been even tougher for the SMU football team. The Mustangs are in the midst of preparing for their first bowl game since 2012, and — thanks to a change of ...

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Alfredo Despaigne, 2017 Best Player of Cuban Baseball

Cuban baseball selected outfielder Alfredo Despaigne -a Cuban player who oustood in the Japanese professional leagues- as the Best Player of the Year 2017, in a list of Cuban baseball players. Alfredo Despaigne, nicknamed ‘The Horse’ in the national and international baseball events in which Cuba has participated in years, became a member of the national champion of Cuba, Granma, ...

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Canucks look to snap slide vs. Sharks (Dec 15, 2017)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The Vancouver Canucks expected to miss top center Bo Horvat when he went down with an injury. Now, the Canucks are finding out just how much they need him. Heading into a home game against the San Jose Sharks on Friday, the Canucks (14-14-4) have lost four straight and have been outscored 20-5. Friday’s contest offers… ...

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Australia hit all-time high as USA end 2017 on top

USA will bring in another new year as the top-ranked women’s national team after holding on to top spot in the final FIFA Women’s World Ranking of 2017. This is the third year in succession that has ended with the Stars & Stripes on top, and it came in an edition that included less predictable moves further down the order. ...

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Stars' Lehtonen shining on Eastern swing (Dec 15, 2017)

In recent years, the Dallas Stars’ annual trips through the New York metropolitan area have been disappointments. Kari Lehtonen is making this holiday season’s visit one to remember. Fresh off a milestone win, Lehtonen looks to extend a personal run over the New Jersey Devils and lift Dallas to its sixth victory in seven road games on Friday night at ...

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Raptors return home to host Nets (Dec 15, 2017)

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors already have put most of their heavy travelling for this season behind them. They defeated the Phoenix Suns 115-109 on Wednesday to complete a four-game trip with a 3-1 record and will play the remainder of their games this season in the Eastern and Central time zones. The Raptors will be back home Friday night ...

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Knicks hold on to beat Nets after Porzingis leaves (Dec 14, 2017)

NEW YORK (AP) Courtney Lee scored 18 of his 27 points in the second half, Michael Beasley added 15, and the New York Knicks held on to beat the Brooklyn Nets 111-104 on Thursday night after losing star forward Kristaps Porzingis to a sore left knee early in the second half. Porzingis motioned to the bench with 9:25 remaining in ...

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Drummond helps Pistons beat Hawks to snap 7-game skid (Dec 14, 2017)

ATLANTA (AP) Andre Drummond had 12 points, 19 rebounds and a career-high nine assists, Tobias Harris added 19 points and the Detroit Pistons snapped a seven-game slide with a 105-91 victory over the NBA-worst Atlanta Hawks on Thursday night. Avery Bradley finished with 18 points and Langston Galloway scored 17 as Detroit won for the first time s… FOX Sports ...

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