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Valley Sports Slate: March 23-24

THURSDAY, MARCH 23

5 hrs ago
USA routs Puerto Rico 8-0 to win WBC behind dominant Stroman

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marcus Stroman tossed six hitless innings, Ian Kinsler slugged a two-run homer and the United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 on Wednesday night to win

4 hrs ago
Antetokounmpo's 32 points lead Bucks over Kings

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 32 points, 13 rebounds and six assists for the streaking Milwaukee Bucks, who cruised to a 116-98 victory over the

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Next bout of Madness begins: Sweet 16 weekend chock full of great matchups

The NCAA Tournament’s first weekend closed with a flourish, a Sunday full of scintillating games after three days of good-not-always-great basketball.

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Nigel Hayes' loudest statement: Getting Badgers to Sweet 16

MADISON — Nigel Hayes didn't have to say a word to make his loudest statement in the NCAA Tournament.

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With Buxton, Kepler and Rosario, future is here for Twins OF

FORT MYERS, Fla. — When Byron Buxton, Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario started in the Minnesota Twins organization, they were spindly teenagers with plenty of potential.

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Middleton has 26 and Bucks beat the Blazers 93-90

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Milwaukee Bucks were primed for Portland’s late-game surge.

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Leonard, Aldridge help Spurs outlast Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS — The San Antonio Spurs appeared to be in trouble when Kawhi Leonard had to go to the bench in the fourth quarter after getting poked in his left eye.

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Hanzal, Coyle score 15 seconds apart as Wild beat Sharks 3-2

ST. PAUL — Devan Dubnyk gave up two goals late in the second period during an otherwise stellar night in net for Minnesota, potential trouble for a team on a skid.

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Davis leads Pelicans past Timberwolves, 123-109

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis wore his old, blue Kentucky jersey to Sunday night’s Pelicans game against Minnesota.

3 days ago
Wild rally from 4 down but lose again, 5-4 to Jets

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Coach Bruce Boudreau wasn’t too impressed with Minnesota’s rally Sunday. Once the best team in the Western Conference, the Wild

3 days ago
Kapla, UMass-Lowell placed in Northeast Regional

Eau Claire native Michael Kapla and UMass-Lowell were placed in the Northeast Regional and will face Cornell on Friday in Manchester, N.H., in the regional semifinals of the

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After lackluster regular season, Big Ten sends three teams to Sweet 16

This down year for Big Ten basketball just might end on an up note in the NCAA Tournament.

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Newman skips late tire-changing pit stop, holds on for win in Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. — A big gamble in the desert heat ended a long victory drought for Ryan Newman.

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