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Michigan upsets No. 11 Wisconsin

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Sophomore forward Moritz Wagner scored 21 points and senior guard Zak Irvin had 18 points to lead Michigan to a 64-58 upset win at home over No. 11 Wisconsin on Thursday. The


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Magic trade Ibaka to Raptors for Ross, first-round pick

Serge Ibaka is headed north of the border after the Orlando Magic agreed to trade the three-time All-Defensive First Teamer to the Toronto Raptors for Terrence Ross and a 2017 first-round pick, The Vertical reported Tuesday.


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Defending champion Villanova receives early No. 1 seed

Villanova, the defending college basketball national champion, was selected as the No. 1 overall seed by the NCAA Tournament selection committee, which for first time revealed the top 16 seeds one month ahead of Selection Sunday.


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Countdown to Pyeongchang Winter Games hits one year mark

Women wearing Korean traditional costume Hanbok perform during an unveiling ceremony of the Olympic countdown clock to mark a year to the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea, Feb 8, 2017. The Pyeongchang


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Raiders reward Del Rio with new contract

Jack Del Rio is getting a new contract after leading the Oakland Raiders to the playoffs this past season. The team announced Friday night that Del Rio’s original four-year contract was being replaced with a new


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Scheifele helps Jets to seventh straight win versus Central

ST. LOUIS — Mark Scheifele scored one goal and assisted on two others to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 5-3 victory Tuesday night over the St. Louis Blues. The win was the fifth in a


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Patriots CB Butler keeps answering the call

HOUSTON — Malcolm Butler was on a priority free agent list, a designation that earns a barrage of phone calls in the latter rounds of the NFL draft. One of those calls came from the New


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Cubs acquire RHP Butler from Rockies

The Chicago Cubs acquired Eddie Butler from the Colorado Rockies for fellow right-hander James Farris on Wednesday. The Cubs also traded their international bonus money slot No. 28 for the Rockies’ No. 94. Butler, who turns


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James to receive NAACP Jackie Robinson Sports Award

LeBron James of the defending NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers will be presented with the NAACP Jackie Robinson Sports Award during a ceremony before Wednesday night’s game. James will be honored with the award before the Cavaliers


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