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Going, going, gone: Celtics deal Pierce, Garnett to Nets

Going, going, gone: Celtics deal Pierce, Garnett to Nets

June 28th, 2013 6:18 pm by JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer

Letting Doc Rivers go to the Los Angeles Clippers was the first sign. Getting rid of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett clinched it. The Boston Celtics are rebuilding.

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A new world: ACC ready to welcome Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Notre Dame

A new world: ACC ready to welcome Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Notre Dame

June 28th, 2013 4:45 pm by AARON BEARD, AP Sports Writer

Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford has spent nearly two years working to bring in new schools. The end result comes Monday when Pitt, Syracuse and Notre Dame officially arrive to form a 15-team ACC.

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Petty: Patrick 'isn't a race car driver'

Petty: Patrick 'isn't a race car driver'

June 28th, 2013 3:41 pm by GARY GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Petty continues to doubt Danica Patrick's future as a NASCAR driver. "The King always had that stupid saying, but it's true, 'Lots of drivers can drive fast, but very few drivers can race.'"

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Haslams selling Tennessee Smokies baseball team

Haslams selling Tennessee Smokies baseball team

June 28th, 2013 12:37 pm by Associated Press

Cleveland Browns owner and Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam are selling the Tennessee Smokies minor league baseball team.

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'This is a great situation for me:' Former D-B soccer coach Woods to be assistant at Milligan

'This is a great situation for me:' Former D-B soccer coach Woods to be assistant at Milligan

June 28th, 2013 12:25 pm by Pat Kenney

Calling him a "great addition to our family," Milligan announced Friday that former Dobyns-Bennett coach Chris Woods has been hired as an assistant coach for the college's women's soccer team.

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Armstrong: I'm still record Tour de France winner

Armstrong: I'm still record Tour de France winner

June 28th, 2013 10:31 am by JOHN LEICESTER,AP Sports Writer

The dirty past of the Tour de France came back on Friday to haunt the 100th edition of cycling's showcase race, with Lance Armstrong telling a newspaper he couldn't have won without doping.

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W.Va. Amateur champ looks forward to PGA event

W.Va. Amateur champ looks forward to PGA event

June 28th, 2013 10:30 am by Associated Press

Eye problems and all, 13-time West Virginia Amateur champion Pat Carter is looking forward to playing in a PGA Tour event.

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Thousands of fans to fete victorious Blackhawks

Thousands of fans to fete victorious Blackhawks

June 28th, 2013 10:28 am by DON BABWIN,Associated Press

Ditching work and painting their faces red and black, thousands of Blackhawks fans noisily swept into downtown Chicago on Friday for a parade and rally to fete the Stanley Cup champions and catch a glimpse of the bar-hopping silver trophy.

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Conn. hometown of Hernandez shocked at star's fall

Conn. hometown of Hernandez shocked at star's fall

June 28th, 2013 9:14 am by PAT EATON-ROBB,Associated Press

The murder case against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has led investigators to his hometown of Bristol, Conn., the working-class Hartford suburb where he began a meteoric rise that would carry him to the upper echelons of the NFL.

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Tennessee's Richardson not worried about overcrowding in backcourt

Tennessee's Richardson not worried about overcrowding in backcourt

June 28th, 2013 7:25 am by brendan f. quinn, govolsxtra

Josh Richardson, one of three Vols to start all 33 games last season, was a mainstay in coach Cuonzo Martin’s backcourt, averaging 30.7 minutes per game. His backcourt turf, Richardson will find, is going to be a tad more crowded in 2013-14.

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