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Iman Shumpert’s ideal summer comes to screeching DUI halt
Iman Shumpert should’ve hit the brakes on his seemingly perfect summer. The Cleveland Cavaliers guard was arrested on Aug. 10 outside Atlanta on suspicion of DUI, the team announced Friday morning. Shumpert, 26, initially was pulled over by Fayette County police for a lane violation. The Cavaliers said no court date has been set and...
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Sens rally after blowing lead, beat Leafs to gain on Habs
TORONTO — The Ottawa Senators have the Atlantic Division lead in their sights.Mark Stone had a goal and four assists, Derick Brassard scored twice in the third period and the Senators recovered after blowing a two-goal lead to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-3 on Saturday night.The Senators pulled within two points of Montreal for first place in the Atlantic Division with three games in hand.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Toronto Maple Leafs National Hockey League New York Rangers Northeast Division Eastern Conference Ottawa Senators New Jersey Devils 1992–93 NHL season
NBA: Jimmy Butler boosts Bulls in the final moments
Jimmy Butler made two free throws with 0.9 seconds left to lift the host Chicago Bulls to a 104-103 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night. Butler was touched on the right elbow by Marcus Smart on a jumper at the final horn, drawing a foul. Like Boston’s Isaiah Thomas, Butler had 29...
-2 points by Los Angeles Times | Boston Celtics National Basketball Association Wilt Chamberlain Philadelphia 76ers Chicago Bulls Eastern Conference Left-wing politics Political spectrum
Pistons' 'bad night' ends with 102-89 loss to Greg Monroe, Milwaukee
Morris scores 26, but ex-Piston big man scores 25, Beasley adds 23, Bucks shoot 51%.        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | National Basketball Association Miami Heat New York Knicks Milwaukee Bucks Detroit Pistons Orlando Magic Central Division Eastern Conference
Thomas, Smart help Celtics stay hot in 111-98 win over Mavs
DALLAS — Isaiah Thomas had 29 points and eight assists, backcourt mate Marcus Smart added 19 points against his hometown team and the Boston Celtics beat the Dallas Mavericks 111-98 on Monday night.Kelly Olynyk scored seven of his 15 points during a 12-2 run that started with the Celtics leading by one in the fourth quarter as the Atlantic Division leaders won for the 10th time in 11 games. Boston pulled within two games of Cleveland atop the Eastern Conference.
10 points by Boston Herald | National Basketball Association Boston Celtics New York Knicks National Hockey League Eastern Conference Philadelphia 76ers Atlantic Division New Jersey Nets
Cleveland Cavaliers deal injured C Chris Andersen to Charlotte Hornets
The Sports Xchange The Cleveland Cavaliers traded injured reserve center Chris Andersen to the Charlotte Hornets on Monday to open up a roster spot.
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Big third quarter cements Pistons win over 76ers
The Pistons opened a double-digit lead in the third quarter and kept the pedal to the metal.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | National Basketball Association Orlando Magic Miami Heat Boston Celtics Philadelphia 76ers New York Knicks Eastern Conference Detroit Pistons
Mystics launch into WNBA title race after trading for Delle Donne
The Washington Mystics have signed 2015 WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne, Coach-General Manager Mike Thibault announced Thursday morning, officially completing one of the most significant moves in franchise history.The Mystics sent the No. 2 overall pick in the upcoming draft, all-star center Stefanie Dol...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | Women's National Basketball Association Connecticut Sun New York Liberty 2009 WNBA season 2006 WNBA season 2008 WNBA season Eastern Conference Houston Comets
Rookie Joel Embiid to participate in All-Star skills event
The Sports Xchange Philadelphia 76ers rookie center Joel Embiid was not named an Eastern Conference reserve.
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John Wall helps Washington Wizards snap skid against New York Knicks
By Benjamin Standig, The Sports Xchange WASHINGTON -- Whether or not the NBA calendar suggests it's too early for a must-win game, the Washington Wizards needed one.
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Liberty need just eight healthy players to beat woeful Sun
Tina Charles had 23 points and 10 rebounds to help the Liberty beat the Connecticut Sun 89-82 on Friday night. The Liberty (21-10), who already have clinched the No. 3 seedin in the playoffs, hope to use the final few games to get healthy. They were down to eight healthy players against Connecticut with Shoni...
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