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Rockets cruise past Timberwolves behind 50-point third quarter to take 3-1 series lead

The Houston Rockets and Minnesota Timberwolves tipped off Monday night and for two quarters it was a tightly contested ball game. Then the third quarter happened. The Rockets exploded for 50 points and never looked back, cruising to a 119-100 victory. https://twitter.com/HoustonRockets/status/988605211320217600 The huge 50-point 3rd quarter ends up just …

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Toronto gets back into series with a win on home ice

The Toronto Maple Leafs aren’t done just yet. They were able to get back into the series Monday night with a 4-2 victory over the second-seeded Boston Bruins. It was a much-needed victory just to stay alive in the series. Toronto didn’t get off to a good start and found …

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Michigan’s incredible run comes up one game short

As the clock began to tick away in the final minutes of the 2018 national championship game Michigan’s starters made their way over to the bench, realizing that their hope of hoisting that national championship trophy was not happening this year. The Villanova Wildcats defeated the Michigan Wolverines 79-62 to …

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Are the Seattle Seahawks rebuilding or retooling

The Seattle Seahawks have been one of the most successful franchises in the NFL in recent memory. Over the last 6 years the Seahawks have gone 65-30, reaching at least the divisional round every season except for this past one in 2017. Winning one super bowl in 2013 and nearly …

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Spurs power past injury-plagued Warriors for fourth straight victory

The San Antonio Spurs (41-30) defeated the Golden State Warriors (53-18) last night 89-75. LaMarcus Aldridge poured in 33 points and 12 rebounds for a double-double to lead the way for San Antonio. The injured Warriors held a slim, 2-point, lead heading into the fourth quarter, but it wasn’t enough …

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Mississippi State makes history

Mississippi State made history Monday night. The Lady Bulldogs basketball team earned their first ever number 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. The Bulldogs (32-1) (16-0) won the SEC regular-season championship and were the first team since Tennessee in 1997-98 to finish the regular season undefeated. They are the No. …

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Russell Wilson traded to Yankees

Yes you heard that right. Russell Wilson has been traded to the New York Yankees. No, not from the Seattle Seahawks, but from the Texas Rangers. Wilson spent 5 years with the Texas Rangers before being shipped to New York on Wednesday, February 7th. The superstar quarterback actually has a …

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Hawthorne Girls Basketball One Win Away From State


Hawthorne looking to go to state The Hawthorne Hornets girls basketball team will travel to Lafayette high school to take on the Hornets in regional finals action for a chance to go to the state semifinals. Hawthorne is 13-8 on the season and looking to make it to the state …

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