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N.J. authorities investigate fatal dirt track crash that killed Leffler

N.J. authorities investigate fatal dirt track crash that killed Leffler

June 13th, 2013 11:41 am by Associated Press

New Jersey State Police on Thursday were trying to determine what caused the dirt track crash that killed NASCAR driver Jason Leffler on Wednesday night.

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Nets coach Kidd has pending DWI case in N.Y.

Nets coach Kidd has pending DWI case in N.Y.

June 13th, 2013 11:34 am by Associated Press

Jason Kidd, who was hired to coach the Brooklyn Nets just days after retiring as a player, has a court date next week in New York stemming from a drunken driving arrest last year.

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Professional driver deaths

Professional driver deaths

June 13th, 2013 3:40 am by Associated Press

NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died after an accident Wednesday night in a heat race at a dirt car event in Swedesboro, N.J. Here are some driver deaths in major auto racing events:

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Duel on the ice: Blackhawks edge Bruins in 3OT

Duel on the ice: Blackhawks edge Bruins in 3OT

June 13th, 2013 3:00 am by JAY COHEN, AP Sports Writer

Andrew Shaw skated in front of the goal at the right time, deflecting Dave Bolland's tip into the net for the winning score in the Blackhawks' 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night in the Stanley Cup opener.

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Doug Campbell headed for George Wythe

Doug Campbell headed for George Wythe

June 12th, 2013 10:55 pm by George Thwaites

Doug Campbell, a J.I. Burton player alumnus, took over the Blue Devils boys basketball program in 2010. His successor has yet to be named.

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Update: NASCAR driver Leffler dies after accident in dirt car event

Update: NASCAR driver Leffler dies after accident in dirt car event

June 12th, 2013 10:51 pm by Associated Press

Jason Leffler, a two-time winner on the Nationwide Series, was pronounced dead shortly after 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

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Volquez bounces back from bad start to beat Braves

Volquez bounces back from bad start to beat Braves

June 12th, 2013 6:55 pm by Associated Press

Edinson Volquez struck out a season-high nine in seven innings as he rebounded from the worst start of his career and led the San Diego Padres to a 5-3 victory over the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves on Wednesday and a three-game sweep.

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Idaho high school drops Redskins logo, mascot

June 12th, 2013 6:40 pm by Associated Press

DRIGGS, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho high school will drop its longtime “Redskins” nickname, logo and mascot in a move its top administrator says was made to show respect for Native Americans.

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Bucs' Doane named to NCBWA All-America baseball team

Bucs' Doane named to NCBWA All-America baseball team

June 12th, 2013 6:03 pm by Staff Report

A right-handed pitcher, Kerry Doane was one of 58 baseball student-athletes named to the 18th annual team.

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Parker says he hopes to play Game 4

Parker says he hopes to play Game 4

June 12th, 2013 2:22 pm by JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Basketball Writer

San Antonio Spurs star Tony Parker says his sore right hamstring has a "slight elongation" and that he hopes to play in Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Miami Heat on Thursday night.

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