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Vols' Barnes: 'No legs' to Texas academic misconduct report

Vols' Barnes: 'No legs' to Texas academic misconduct report

June 29th, 2015 10:05 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball program.

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Upcoming Events as of June 29

Upcoming Events as of June 29

June 29th, 2015 9:30 pm by Staff Report

Email event information to sports@timesnews.net, fax it to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 323, to place a listing.

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Longtime Heat star Wade elects to become free agent

Longtime Heat star Wade elects to become free agent

June 29th, 2015 7:30 pm by TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer

Dwyane Wade will become a free agent Wednesday after electing to pass on a $16.1 million option for next season with the Heat and see what he's worth on the open market.

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E&H adding men's and women's golf for 2016-17

E&H adding men's and women's golf for 2016-17

June 29th, 2015 7:05 pm by Staff Report

Starting in the 2016-17 academic year, Emory & Henry will field men's and women's golf teams, bringing the college's total of sponsored intercollegiate sports to 16.

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Georgia high court says bonds for Braves stadium are valid

Georgia high court says bonds for Braves stadium are valid

June 29th, 2015 3:30 pm by Associated Press

The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the authorization of up to $397 million in bonds to build a new baseball stadium for the Braves in Cobb County.

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Hyundai replaces General Motors as NFL auto sponsor

Hyundai replaces General Motors as NFL auto sponsor

June 29th, 2015 2:30 pm by Staff Report

The Korean automaker announced the sponsorship deal Monday, replacing General Motors Co. The deal gives Hyundai the ability to use NFL trademarks in its marketing and access to big events year-round such as the Super Bowl

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$4.6B 'Bid 2.0' unveiled by Boston 2024 Olympics organizers

$4.6B 'Bid 2.0' unveiled by Boston 2024 Olympics organizers

June 29th, 2015 1:30 pm by JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer

The group trying to bring the 2024 Olympics to Boston released the most detailed look yet at its bid for the Summer Games on Monday, unveiling a $4.6 billion plan it says would create jobs and housing

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Calipari: Confederate flag 'offends,' should be removed

Calipari: Confederate flag 'offends,' should be removed

June 29th, 2015 12:53 pm by Associated Press

During a Southeastern Conference coaches conference call Monday, Calipari said that "obviously, it offends a portion of our society, so people are deciding to take them down. That's how I feel. It may offend, so I'd say do it."

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Straight-set wins for top-ranked Djokovic, Williams on Day 1

Straight-set wins for top-ranked Djokovic, Williams on Day 1

June 29th, 2015 12:47 pm by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

Down 3-1 to a qualifier on the first day of Wimbledon, the top-ranked player was not about to drop the opening set as she did four times during her run to the French Open title.

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Tony Stewart struggling to end worst slump of career

Tony Stewart struggling to end worst slump of career

June 29th, 2015 12:42 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

The three-time NASCAR champion is stuck in the worst season of his career, with no idea how to snap the slump.

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