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The NBA says officials missed a foul call when Kobe Bryant was injured in a game against Atlanta. The Los Angeles Lakers star complained he was fouled when he landed on the foot of the Hawks’ Dahntay Jones with seconds left in the Lakers’ 96-92 loss Wednesday night. He crumpled to the ground and clutched …

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Don’t let his mustache or proclivity for fighting fool you — George Parros is a bit of an intellectual. That’s what his college years would suggest, at least. Parros attended Princeton University for four years from 1999 to 2003. There, he totaled 129 penalty minutes during his four seasons with the Tigers. That number pales in comparison to the 979 PIMs he’s …

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In 2012 the Red Sox ranked 27th in Major League Baseball in team ERA. If the team expects to contend in 2013, that, quite frankly, just isn’t going to cut it. However, with former pitching coach John Farrell now sitting in the manager’s seat and Juan Nieves managing the staff, expectations are high for in-house …

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The Lakers’ playoff aspirations just took a huge blow. Kobe Bryant is reportedly out indefinitely with a severe ankle sprain, according to Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski. X-rays negative on Kobe's ankle. Severe sprain. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) March 14, 2013 Lakers say Bryant is "out indefinitely." — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) March 14, 2013 Bryant came …

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Final, Celtics 112-88: That was easy. Somewhere in the third quarter, the Celtics hit the easy button and turned a tight game into a laugher. They outscored the Raptors 60-40 in the second and third quarters combined, but it was not until Paul Pierce made a concerted effort to get to the line in the …

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Well, if a hog roast isn’t successful, this seems like the next logical step. The Atwood-Hammond Little League in Illinois is having some hard time. Their equipment is dilapidated and needs to be replaced. Last year’s fundraiser, a hog roast, only netted $10, so this year the organization went to some outside-the-box thinking to raise …

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It’s the question that has dominated conversation in New England all day — and will probably continue to do so until the Patriots take the field for their season opener in September. The Pats signed wide receiver Danny Amendola to a reported five-year, $31 million contract seemingly immediately after Wes Welker left town, after signing …

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It’s not very often you can retain a world title by sitting on your butt, but Lindsay Vonn did just that Wednesday as fog canceled racing in the 2013 Wold Cup Downhill competition. Five weeks ago, Vonn crashed on a run during the super-G in Austria and sustained a season-ending knee injury. The cancellation of …

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Chicago’s prized point guard, Derrick Rose, has his heart in the right place when it comes to caring for his Chicago community. According to Chicago Sun-Times, the defending MVP has reportedly offered to pay for a portion of the funeral of Jonylah Watkins, the 6-month-old baby girl who was tragically shot to death on the …

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Come September, the Ravens’ defense may be almost unrecognizable from the one that won them a Super Bowl just a month ago. Paul Kruger and Dannell Ellerbe have already signed elsewhere (in Cleveland and Miami, respectively), Bernard Pollard has reportedly been cut, Ray Lewis has moved on to ESPN and now Ed Reed is making …

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