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KWBG Sports for March 19th

Posted on 19 March 2014 by KWBG

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have formally introduced new team president Phil Jackson, who says he is looking forward to leading the franchise that drafted him in 1967. Jackson also says he sees a future for Carmelo Anthony with the Knicks, who haven’t won a championship since Jackson was a reserve on […]

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KWBG Sports for March 18th

Posted on 18 March 2014 by KWBG

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Atlanta Braves pitcher Kris Medlen will undergo season-ending surgery today, while teammate Brandon Beachy is getting another opinion on his ailing elbow. Medlen will undergo the second Tommy John surgery of his career after having the elbow ligament replaced in 2010. Beachy underwent the same procedure in 2012 and has endured […]

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KWBG Sports for March 17th

Posted on 17 March 2014 by KWBG

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Florida heads the list of No. 1 seeds in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. The top-ranked Gators have earned the first overall seed after winning the SEC tournament, running the table on their conference schedule and winning their last 26 games. Sixth-ranked Virginia is No. 1 in the East, Florida tops the […]

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KWBG Sports for March 14th

Posted on 14 March 2014 by KWBG

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Baylor opened a 21-point lead and upset 17th-ranked Oklahoma 78-73 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament. The Sooners made just 12 of 35 attempts from 3-point land as the Bears won their fifth in a row. NEW YORK (AP) — That upset followed an even bigger stunner in […]

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KWBG Sports for March 13th

Posted on 13 March 2014 by KWBG

MIAMI (AP) — All of a sudden, the Miami Heat have lost four of five. Brooklyn improved to 3-0 against the Heat this season with a 96-95 win last night. Paul Pierce scored 17 of his 29 points in the third quarter for the Nets, who’ve won seven of eight and are 23-9 since New […]

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KWBG Sports for March 12th

Posted on 12 March 2014 by KWBG

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The NFL free-agency signing period began yesterday, and the Dallas Cowboys made room under the salary cap by releasing DeMarcus Ware. The franchise sack leader was due to make $16 million this season, his 10th in the NFL. Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said he will attempt to re-sign […]

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KWBG Sports for March 11th

Posted on 11 March 2014 by KWBG

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Stars forward Rich Peverley was in good condition last night after collapsing on the bench during the first period of their game against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Dr. Gil Salazar said Peverley was successfully treated for a cardiac event. Peverley missed the start of the season because of a procedure to […]

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KWBG Sports for March 10th

Posted on 10 March 2014 by KWBG

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Brad Keselowski has won NASCAR’s Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, surging ahead on the final lap when Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel. Keselowski virtually assured himself of a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship after missing it entirely last season. Earnhardt finished second […]

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KWBG Sports for March 7th

Posted on 07 March 2014 by KWBG

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The surging San Antonio Spurs won their fifth in a row by dismantling the Miami Heat 111-87. Tim Duncan had 23 points and 11 rebounds as the Spurs handed the two-time NBA champions their second straight wire-to-wire defeat. CINCINNATI (AP) — Darrun Hilliard scored 19 points and No. 6 Villanova clinched […]

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KWBG Sports for March 6th

Posted on 06 March 2014 by KWBG

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski (shuh-SHEF’-skee) may have poured too much emotion into No. 4 Duke’s 82-72 loss to Wake Forest last night. Coach K experienced enough dizziness and light-headedness to force him to kneel during a late timeout and skip his postgame news conference, although an assistant says he expects the Hall of […]

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