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2016 NFL Draft: Round 1

The players selected in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night in Chicago: 1, Los Angeles Rams (from…

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Hawks overwhelm Celtics, move to 2nd round with win

KYLE HIGHTOWER, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — Paul Millsap had 17 points and eight rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks…

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NCAA scraps ban on satellite camps; recruiting under study

The decision won't end the debate that centered on whether the camps are just another recruiting tool: The board also asked the Division I Council to conduct a broad assessment of the entire college football recruiting model in coming months.

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The Latest: Jared Goff goes No. 1 to Rams

9:15 p.m. The Eagles have no plans to trade disgruntled quarterback Sam Bradford despite drafting North Dakota State’s Carson Wentz…

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Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

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PGA: Zurich Classic of New Orleans preview

Headlining the field is No. 2 in the FedExCup standings, Jason Day, who is looking to capture his third victory of 2016.

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No Curry, no problem

The Golden State Warriors did not skip a beat without key point guard Stephen Curry, routing the Houston Rockets 114-81 on Wednesday to seal a 4-1 series triumph in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.

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Ducks down and out after Predators win decider

After winning Game 6 of their Western Conference quarter-final series on Monday, the Nashville Predators saw a message in their locker room: "Noon flight to Anaheim. Pack for six days."

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Quarterbacks expected to rule at NFL Draft

Given the pass-happy state of the most popular U.S. professional sports league, the pressure to find a frontline thrower moved the Los Angeles Rams and Philadelphia Eagles to trade up to the number one and two slots, respectively, for the presumed purpose of snaring a quarterback.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today.

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Warriors grant Lakers permission to interview Luke Walton

The 36-year-old Walton, who won two championships during his nine seasons playing for the Lakers, guided defending champion Golden State to a record 24-0 start this season while filling in for Kerr when the coach was on a leave of absence following complications from two back surgeries.

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Goff, Wentz at ease in Chicago before NFL draft

The 2016 NFL football draft prospects are in the Windy City getting ready to hear their name called.

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NBA & NHL Playoff Scoreboard

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PLAYOFFS Final Charlotte 90 Miami 88 Final Portland 108 LAC 98 Final Golden State 114 Houston 81…

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Rio gets Olympic flame 100 days before games

After Wednesday's ceremony, the flame will travel to Switzerland, where it will visit the United Nations building in Geneva and the Olympic Museum in Lausanne.

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Players chosen in NFL draft need to plan for the long game

Every year, the National Football League draft makes a number of strapping young men very, very rich. But a word of advice from former NFL stars: Start thinking about your next career right away.

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Uncharted territory: Predators gear up for game 7

Call it a new frontier for the Nashville Predators, one the Anaheim Ducks know all too well.

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Venues ready, but many challenges remain for Rio Games

With 100 days to go before the Olympic Games begin in Rio de Janeiro, the nation famous for doing things at the last minute faces a novel situation: The venues are ready, but the host does not appear to be.

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Clippers lose Paul, Griffin for rest of playoffs

The Los Angeles Clippers were hit with a double whammy on Tuesday.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines.

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DeRozan scores 34, Raptors rally for 3-2 lead over Pacers

The second-seeded Raptors, who can clinch the first seven-game playoff series victory in franchise history by beating the Pacers in Indiana on Friday night.

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A rental scam to watch out for in Whatcom County

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The scammer was obviously hoping to get money before the renters learned it was a scam.

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Tests show 6 more Tacoma schools with lead in water

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Findings come from tests conducted months or years ago.

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A new Ferndale Street will be named after two World War 2 veterans

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The full council will officially approve the street name at its Monday meeting.

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UPDATE: William Klein trial

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The defense moved to dismiss the case, but the judge denied the motion and the defense called its first witness.

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American Airlines flight forced to turn around in Seattle after striking bird

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The flight with 150 passengers landed safely yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon, but it did have a big dent on its nose.