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Blackhawks, Bruins to face off for NHL title

Blackhawks, Bruins to face off for NHL title

June 9th, 2013 12:45 am by LARRY LAGE, AP Hockey Writer

The Chicago Blackhawks joined the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup finals, which will feature Original Six franchises for the first time since 1979.

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Eastside softball falls in Division 1 semifinals

Eastside softball falls in Division 1 semifinals

June 8th, 2013 10:15 pm by George Thwaites

Uncharacteristic defensive lapses and a couple of wild pitches proved Eastside’s undoing against Madison County, which took a 4-0 win in Saturday’s VHSL Group A, Division 1 semifinal game in Salem.

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South alum Archer goes to Brewers in MLB draft

South alum Archer goes to Brewers in MLB draft

June 8th, 2013 9:05 pm by Greg Peters

Tennessee Tech's Tristan Archer, a 2009 graduate of Sullivan South, was selected by the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday in the 21st round of the Major League Baseball draft.

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Allmendinger to drive for JTG at Michigan

Allmendinger to drive for JTG at Michigan

June 8th, 2013 8:04 pm by Associated Press

AJ Allmendinger will replace Bobby Labonte in JTG Daugherty Racing's Sprint Cup car next week at Michigan International Speedway.

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Gate City doubles teams denied in Group A finals

Gate City doubles teams denied in Group A finals

June 8th, 2013 7:59 pm by George Thwaites

In the final day of VHSL state tournament action at Radford University’s Dedmon Center sports complex, it was doubles or nothing for Gate City tennis. Nothing, as it all turned out.

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Palace Malice takes charge, wins Belmont

Palace Malice takes charge, wins Belmont

June 8th, 2013 7:04 pm by RICHARD ROSENBLATT, AP Sports Writer

Palace Malice took charge on the turn for home and won the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, holding off Preakness winner Oxbow and Kentucky Derby winner Orb.

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Indians take Bucs' Doane in 24th round

Indians take Bucs' Doane in 24th round

June 8th, 2013 4:39 pm by Staff Report

The Cleveland Indians selected East Tennessee State right-hander Kerry Doane in the 24th round, 711th overall, of the Major League Baseball draft Saturday.

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Serena wins French Open at 31

Serena wins French Open at 31

June 8th, 2013 12:45 pm by STEVEN WINE, AP Sports Writer

Serena Williams defeated Maria Sharapova 6-4, 6-4 for her first French Open championship since 2002 and, at 31, became the oldest woman to win a major since Martina Navratilova at Wimbledon in 1990 at age 33.

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Vols' Jones doesn't bite on Saban bait

Vols' Jones doesn't bite on Saban bait

June 8th, 2013 6:30 am by brendan f. quinn, govolsxtra

The introduction said it all. “About four days from now there’s going to be another coach from south of here visiting Athens, Tennessee. Now welcome your coach, Lyle Allen “Butch” Jones Jr.”

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Five things to watch for in the Belmont Stakes

Five things to watch for in the Belmont Stakes

June 8th, 2013 4:00 am by RICHARD ROSENBLATT, AP Sports Writer

A large field of 3-year-olds is set to run in the $1 million Belmont Stakes on Saturday. Among them are Kentucky Derby winner Orb, Preakness winner Oxbow and a record five horses trained by Todd Pletcher.

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