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Eriksson, Nilsson lead Canucks past Bruins, 6-1 (Feb 18, 2018)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Loui Eriksson scored his second goal of the night late in the third period and Anders Nilsson stopped 44 shots to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 6-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Saturday night. <a href="https://www.foxsports.com/nhl/daniel-… FOX Sports Digital

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Harding, Braxton lead Weber St. over Sacramento St. 83-73 (Feb 18, 2018)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Jerrick Harding scored 21 points, Zach Braxton added 19 and Weber State beat Sacramento State 83-73 on Saturday night for its ninth straight win. The Wildcats (19-7, 12-2 Big Sky Conference) remain in second place in the conference standings behind Montana. Sacramento State (6-2… FOX Sports Digital

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Genesis Open: Bubba Watson, much better at golf than hoops, takes lead at Riviera

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bubba Watson started with a 7-iron that stopped rolling 18 inches from the cup for a tap-in eagle . He chipped in for birdie. He moved the ball left and right, whatever Riviera required, and finished with a 6-under 65 for a one-shot lead Saturday in the Genesis Open. Yes, golf is much easier for him that basketball. And the ...

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Duke promotes co-defensive coordinators; Goethie to lead LBs

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Duke has promoted assistants Ben Albert and Matt Guerrieri to co-defensive coordinator positions and added Lanier Goethie as an assistant coach. Coach David Cutcliffe announced a series of staff moves Friday. Albert will continue to coach the Blue Devils‘ defensive linemen while Guerrieri will be in charge of the secondary and will remain the team’s defensive recruiting ...

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Pavon takes 2-shot lead in Muscat

MUSCAT, Oman (AP) Less than three weeks after disqualifying himself for signing his scorecard wrongly in Dubai, Matthieu Pavon was in the headlines again but this time for leading the Oman Open at the halfway stage on Friday. The 25-year-old Frenchman made seven birdies in his first 14 holes in Muscat, and then produced a fighting finish to save pars ...

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Welch, Holiday lead UCLA past Oregon State 75-68 (Feb 16, 2018)

LOS ANGELES (AP) The first time UCLA played Oregon State this season left not just the memory of a double-overtime loss for the Bruins, but getting outrebounded and generally outmuscled. UCLA coach Steve Alford made it clear prior to Thursday’s rematch they would need a much different effort, and the Bruins delivered in a 75-68 victory over the Beavers. With ...

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Maggard, Smith lead No. 24 Belmont women past EKU 95-62 (Feb 15, 2018)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Darby Maggard and Kylee Smith combined for 49 points, 33 in the first half when Belmont made 11 3-pointers, and the No. 24 Bruins made their debut in the Top 25 an impressive one Thursday night with a 95-62 win over Eastern Kentucky. Maggard hit 6 of 9 from 3-point range and scored 26 points and Smith ...

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2018 NFL Free Agency: Trumaine Johnson, Malcolm Butler lead the defensive backs

Every team wants one: a shutdown cornerback they can leave isolated on the sideline to shadow and ultimately shut down the opposition’s top receiving threat. But shutdown corners are hard to find. Most often, you need to draft and develop them. Sometimes, like the Jaguars did with A.J. Bouye a year ago, you can get lucky by plucking one away ...

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George, Westbrook's triple-double lead OKC past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Despite a 28-point performance from Paul George and another triple-double by Russell Westbrook, the Oklahoma City Thunder still needed a last-minute push to gain a win. The Thunder almost squandered a 22-point, second-half lead before scoring the final six points to escape with a 121-114 victory over the <a href="http… FOX Sports Digital

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