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KWBG Sports for June 30th

Posted on 30 June 2016 by KWBG

UNDATED (AP) — Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has accepted a six-year, $140 million contract extension, the richest deal in NFL history. Colts owner Jim Irsay revealed the contract’s maximum value and said Luck would be guaranteed $47 million even if the Colts were to cut him before this season. NFL.com says the life of […]

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KWBG Sports for June 29th

Posted on 29 June 2016 by KWBG

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt died early Tuesday morning at age 64, five years after being diagnosed with early onset dementia, Alzheimer’s type. Summitt helped grow college women’s basketball as her Lady Vols dominated the sport in the late 1980s and 1990s, winning six titles in 12 years. She […]

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KWBG Sports for June 28th

Posted on 28 June 2016 by KWBG

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony are among the 12 players who have been selected to represent the U.S. men’s basketball team at the Rio Olympics. The U.S. roster includes Warriors starters Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and Harrison Barnes, along with Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan of the Raptors. Cleveland’s Kyrie (KY’-ree) […]

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KWBG Sports for June 27th

Posted on 27 June 2016 by KWBG

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The family of former Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt says that the 64-year-old’s health is faltering as she battles Alzheimer’s disease. Her family issued a statement asking for prayers and saying that she is surrounded by the people who mean the most to her. Summitt stepped down as Tennessee’s coach […]

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KWBG Sports for June 24th

Posted on 24 June 2016 by KWBG

NEW YORK (AP) — Freshmen were selected with the first three picks in last night’s NBA draft. Philadelphia took LSU’s Ben Simmons with the first overall choice, Duke forward Brandon Ingram went second to the Los Angeles Lakers, and California forward Jaylen Brown was selected third by Boston. Phoenix grabbed Israeli League player Dragan Bender […]

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KWBG Sports for June 23rd

Posted on 23 June 2016 by KWBG

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have acquired former NBA most valuable player Derrick Rose, guard Justin Holiday and a 2017 second-round pick from the Chicago Bulls for center Robin Lopez and guards Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant. Rose played just 166 games over the last five seasons after suffering a severe knee […]

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KWBG Sports for June 22nd

Posted on 22 June 2016 by KWBG

HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. national soccer team got schooled by top-ranked Argentina 4-0 in the semifinals of the Copa America tournament. Superstar Lionel (lee-ohn-EHL’) Messi scored a goal and two assists. He became Argentina’s all-time leading scorer in international play with his goal in the 32nd minute. BOSTON (AP)— Chris Sale is the majors’ […]

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KWBG Sports for June 21st

Posted on 21 June 2016 by KWBG

MIAMI (AP) — — Mark Reynolds hit two home runs to help power the Colorado Rockies to a 5-3 victory over the Miami Marlins in a record-setting home run contest featuring eight home runs. The eight solo home runs accounted for all of the runs scored in the game, setting the Major League record. PITTSBURGH […]

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KWBG Sports for June 20th

Posted on 20 June 2016 by KWBG

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — LeBron James has delivered the first major pro sports title to Cleveland in 52 years. LeBron James had 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in leading the Cavaliers to a 93-89 victory over defending NBA champion Golden State. The Cavs are the first team to rally from a 3-1 deficit […]

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KWBG Sports for June 17th

Posted on 17 June 2016 by KWBG

CLEVELAND (AP) — The NBA Finals will go the limit. The Cleveland Cavaliers forced a decisive seventh game Sunday in Oakland by thrashing the Golden State Warriors 115-101 behind 41 points from LeBron James. Kyrie (KY’-ree) Irving added 23 points. OAKMONT, Pa. (AP) — They’re getting an early start to Day 2 of the U.S. […]

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