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The conductor

Love him, or hate him, Kobe Bryant definitely made his mark on basketball.


3 weeks ago

Thursday’s Sports Minute

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


3 weeks ago

Mamba Out: Kobe scores 60 to carry the Lakers to victory in his last game.

Kobe Bryant went out absolutely firing in his final game before retirement, giving the Los Angeles Lakers one more dazzling display of offense to close out his 20-year career.


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Curry shoots Warriors to 73rd win, breaking Bulls’ mark

When the final buzzer sounded, Green bounded onto the floor and grabbed the game ball as confetti streamed down and "73 WINS" appeared on the scoreboard.

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The Latest: Warriors set record & Kobe goes out a winner on NBA’s big night

73 wins for Golden State. 60 points for Kobe Bryant.


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Lynn Swann named athletic director at USC

Swann will replace Pat Haden on July 1. Haden resigned earlier this year, ending a 5 1/2-year tenure that included the navigation of heavy NCAA sanctions against the school.


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Utah center Jakob Poeltl declares for NBA draft

Poeltl was named a second-team All-American and was the Pac-12 Player of the Year. He ranked No. 2 in the Pac-12 with 17.2 points per game, No. 4 with 9.1 rebounds per game and No. 1 with a 64.6 shooting percentage.

Atlanta Braves' Hector Olivera (28) bats against the New York Mets in a spring training baseball game, Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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Police: Braves OF Olivera arrested, accused of assault

The Braves announced the change in a statement Wednesday, saying the team is "extremely disappointed and troubled."


3 weeks ago

Lawyer says Will Smith never brandished a weapon

Peter Thomson, an attorney for the Smith family, gave an account of the shooting Wednesday based on his interviews with witnesses.


3 weeks ago

Willett aiming to give ‘Big Three’ a run for their money

Having snatched an unlikely and spectacular first major victory at the weekend, Danny Willett's next target is to give Jason Day, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy a run for their money at the top of golf's world rankings.


3 weeks ago

Inside the Chicago Cubs new clubhouse

The team's 30,000-square foot clubhouse facility below ground is unlike anything in baseball.


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It’s Stanley Cup playoff time

The NHL playoffs begin tonight.


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Stricker is U.S. Presidents Cup captain

Stricker played on five Presidents Cup teams and had a 14-10 record while playing on nothing but victorious teams.


3 weeks ago

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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


3 weeks ago

NFL denies Josh Gordon’s reinstatement application

This news follows an ESPN report that sources say Gordon is living with former Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel off of Sunset Boulevard.

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The Latest: Police say ex-Saint Will Smith had gun in car

In a statement released Tuesday, New Orleans police said they found a 9 mm handgun in Smith's vehicle.


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NCAA Tournament deal with CBS, Turner extended through 2032

The agreement announced Tuesday pays an average of $1.1 billion per season, up from more than $770 million under the current deal.


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Pierre-Paul on fireworks injury: Like watching a movie

"You only see this stuff in the movies," Pierre-Paul told the magazine. "You see all your ligaments, your tendons, everything. I saw how the hand really is without skin on it."


3 weeks ago

NCAA puts hold on bowl games

The move comes after three teams with 5-7 records were needed to fill the record number of 40 bowls last season.

A 3D printed Twitter logo is seen in front of displayed stock graph in this illustration picture made in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February 3, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

3 weeks ago

NFL: no live stream of London games next season

The National Football League has decided against live streaming its three London games next season, choosing instead to focus on streaming its Thursday night games on Twitter, a spokesman told Reuters.

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Donald Trump is coming to Lynden


Trump will be at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds on Saturday.

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17 year-old boy charged with killing 17 year-old girl


Witnesses say they heard an argument in the hallway before they heard gunshots.

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Salmon fishing season ended Sunday in the Puget Sound

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The state and tribal fishery managers failed to reach an agreement, ending salmon fishing in the Sound Sunday.

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Falls are the leading cause of work-related deaths in Washington

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The Department of Labor and Industries held a memorial ceremony for people who died in job-related deaths.

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Seattle Judge releases teenager from adult detention center

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The Somali teenager was placed in an adult detention center in Tacoma based solely on his dental bone scan analysis.