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PHOTO GALLERY: Gate City Conference 40 quarterfinal basketball game with Lee High

February 25th, 2015 9:51 pm by George Thwaites

Photos from Wednesday's Conference 40 boys basketball tournament opener between the Blue Devils and the Generals

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Blue Devils defense shuts down Generals

Blue Devils defense shuts down Generals

February 25th, 2015 8:52 pm by George Thwaites

Gate City held Lee High scoreless in the first quarter en route to an 82-40 victory in Wednesday's much-delayed opening round of the Conference 40 boys basketball tournament.

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South slides into Region 1-AA semifinals

South slides into Region 1-AA semifinals

February 25th, 2015 8:11 pm by Dave Ongie

The Rebels used an 11-2 run down the stretch to dismiss Chuckey-Doak on Wednesday, setting up a showdown with Greeneville in the regional semifinals.

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Photo Gallery: Boys Region 1-AA basketball, Sullivan South vs. Chuckey-Doak

February 25th, 2015 7:52 pm by Ned Jilton

The Rebels were able to beat the snow and Chucky Doak in Region 1-AA action at Sullivan South. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Four Reds pitchers battling for two open rotation spots

Four Reds pitchers battling for two open rotation spots

February 25th, 2015 4:05 pm by GARY SCHATZ, Associated Press

With everyone in camp, the Reds can finally start to sort out two openings in their rotation. Right-hander Anthony DeSclafani, left-hander Tony Cingrani and righty Raisel Iglesias are front-runners in the competition.

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Smyrna, Riverdale coaches suspended for encouraging tanking

Smyrna, Riverdale coaches suspended for encouraging tanking

February 25th, 2015 3:23 pm by Associated Press

Rutherford County Director of Schools Don Odom said Smyrna's Shawn Middleton and Riverdale's Cory Barnett wouldn't be permitted to coach at their schools or at any other Rutherford County Schools during the 2015-16 school year.

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Busch crash leading to additional SAFER barriers at tracks

Busch crash leading to additional SAFER barriers at tracks

February 25th, 2015 9:38 am by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The renewed focus announced Tuesday by ISC President John Saunders comes three days after NASCAR star Kyle Busch broke his right leg and left foot in a crash into a concrete wall at Daytona International Speedway.

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Predators beat Avalanche 5-2, pad NHL's best home record

Predators beat Avalanche 5-2, pad NHL's best home record

February 25th, 2015 9:22 am by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

Calle Jarnkrok, Craig Smith, Josi and Filip Forsberg scored to help the Predators beat the Avalanche 5-2 Tuesday night in the opener of a three-game homestand.

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Bulls' Rose out again with knee injury, needs surgery

Bulls' Rose out again with knee injury, needs surgery

February 25th, 2015 1:37 am by Associated Press

Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose will have surgery on his right knee for the second straight season after an exam Tuesday revealed a medial meniscus tear.

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Another day, another delay for prep basketball teams

Another day, another delay for prep basketball teams

February 24th, 2015 8:10 pm by Dave Ongie

When high school basketball teams around Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia finally get around to wrapping up their postseason tournaments, it would certainly be fitting to save a spot on the all-tournament team for Old Man Winter.

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