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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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Cavs guard Iman Shumpert arrested in metro Atlanta

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Cavs guard Shumpert arrested on DUI suspicion
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cavaliers say guard Iman Shumpert was arrested last month on suspicion for driving under the influence. Shumpert was arrested on Aug. 10 in Fayette County, Georgia, following a traffic stop for a lane violation. The NBA champion Cavs said it has discussed the situation with Shumpert ...
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Tom Izzo 'in a cloud' as he enters Hall of Fame
‘You can’t really dream getting into the Hall,’ Izzo says.        
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Tom Izzo feels like he's 'in a cloud' as he enters Basketball Hall
‘You can’t really dream getting into the Hall,’ Izzo says.        
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White Lake garden is this week’s winner
When Sandra Bosca developed vertigo, she had to get creative with her gardening. She succeeded.        
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Shaq, Allen Iverson head Hall of Fame class
The Sports Xchange Shaquille O'Neal has always packed a big presence, and Friday he'll find himself joining some other giants of his sport.
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Los Angeles Clippers wait on Paul Pierce
The Sports Xchange Paul Pierce is undecided on the invitation to return to the Los Angeles Clippers for his 19th NBA season.
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Shaq, Iverson, Ming headline ‘extraordinary’ Hall class
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame will soon welcome two of the sport’s game-changing stars – one big and one small.Shaquille O’Neal and Allen Iverson headline the Class of 2016 which will be enshrined Friday night. Joining them in the 10-member class will be NBA and...
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MSU's Tom Izzo ready to enter Basketball Hall
‘You can’t really dream getting into the Hall,’ Izzo says        
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Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson headline the 2016 Basketball Hall of Fame class
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame will soon welcome two of the sport's game-changing stars — one big and one small.  Shaquille O'Neal and Allen Iverson headline the Class of 2016, which will be enshrined Friday night. Joining them in the 10-member class will be NBA and international...
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Izzo appreciates Hall of Fame cast
Izzo was relishing every moment on Thursday as he was presented his jacket for the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame        
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Huskies to play 7 games each in Storrs, Hartford
STORRS, Conn. (AP) - The UConn men's basketball team will split its home schedule this season between the on-campus Gampel Pavilion and the XL Center in Hartford. The school released the 30-game regular season schedule Thursday. It includes 14 home games, 12 on the road, and four at neutral sites, ...
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Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson head NBA Hall of Fame inductees
By Mike Sullivan, The Sports Xchange Shaquille O'Neal has always packed a big presence, and Friday he'll find himself joining some other giants of his sport.
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Gov. Jerry Brown extends nation's most ambitious climate change law as California charts new goal to reduce carbon pollution
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown extends nation's most ambitious climate change law as California charts new goal to reduce carbon pollution.
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Gov. Jerry Brown extends nation's most ambitious climate change law as California charts new goal to
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown extends nation's most ambitious climate change law as California charts new goal to reduce carbon pollution.
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Detroit Pistons' Tim Hardaway pleads no contest to drunken driving
Pistons assistant coach to be sentenced under state's 'super drunk' driving law.        
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D’Angelo Russell womanizing his way to explosive headlines
D’Angelo Russell has racked up more headlines for his personal life than his game. The 20-year-old Russell, entering his second season with the Los Angeles Lakers, has become a tabloid staple over the past few months due to off-court drama. Following a rumored fling with supermodel Kendall Jenner — who then dated teammate Jordan Clarkson — Russell...
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Detroit News NFL picks: Week 1
Our staff writers pick the NFL games for Week 1 against the point spread.        
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Former Harvard-Westlake basketball player Henry Vogel is Allan Malamud scholarship winner
Henry Vogel, a former Harvard-Westlake basketball player who also was editor-in-chief of the school newspaper, has been named recipient of the Allan Malamud Memorial Award given annually by the Southern California Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. Vogel will be honored during the newest induction ceremony...
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LeBron James ‘sings’ birthday wishes to teammate Kevin Love
LeBron James has serenaded teammate Kevin Love on his birthday.Cleveland’s superstar posted an Instagram message to Love on Wednesday, the forward’s 28th birthday. Signing way off-key, James belts out “Happy Birthday” and points his camera toward a Sports Illustrated cover of a serious Love when he...
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LeBron James 'sings' birthday wishes to teammate Kevin Love
CLEVELAND — LeBron James has serenaded teammate Kevin Love on his birthday.Cleveland's superstar posted an Instagram message to Love on Wednesday, the forward's 28th birthday. Signing way off-key, James belts out "Happy Birthday" and points his camera toward a Sports Illustrated cover of a serious Love when he played at UCLA. James even interjects "smile" as he "sings."James captioned the photo with: "Happy Bday to my guy/bro @kevinlove!!! Enjoy to the fullest. All love for Love! #MyVocalsAreNice #Automatic #Worrrrrkkkkk Hahahaha."
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Philadelphia 76ers re-sign veteran F Elton Brand
The Sports Xchange The Philadelphia 76ers re-signed free agent forward Elton Brand on Wednesday.
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Here’s this week’s NFL games on DirecTV’s Sunday Ticket
Here are the channel numbers for DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket package for Sunday’s morning and afternoon games. Remember, the channel will be blacked out if it is available on a local network affiliate.
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Listen to LeBron James', um, touching rendition of 'Happy Birthday' for Kevin Love
LeBron James and Kevin Love have said they've patched up any differences they may have had the last couple of years. But if so, why would James want to torture his Cleveland Cavaliers teammate, especially on his birthday? Take a listen (or at least try): https://www.instagram.com/p/BKDx3KzBPZu/?taken-by=kingjames...
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Looking dispirited, Pistons crushed by lowly Magic
It’s another game, another lackluster shooting effort and dreadful defensive effort for the Pistons.        
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Booker scores 70, but Celtics outlast Suns, 130-120
BOSTON – Devin Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player in NBA history to reach that total, but the Boston Celtics got 34 points from Isaiah Thomas and outlasted the Phoenix Suns, 130-120, on Friday night.Booker joined Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, David Thompson, David Robinson...
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Kobe and Shaq team up again at O'Neal's statue unveiling
The two of them sat next to each other on stage. They laughed, they joked, they acknowledged each other’s place in the franchise’s lore. As they did it, a fraught chapter in Lakers history closed. “Brother, thank you,” Shaquille O’Neal said to Kobe Bryant, standing on a stage at Star Plaza in front...
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NBA: Suns' Devin Booker scores 70 points in loss to Celtics
Devin Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth player in NBA history to reach that total, but the Boston Celtics got 34 points from Isaiah Thomas and outlasted the Phoenix Suns, 130-120, on Friday night at Boston. Booker, a second-year guard, joined Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, David Thompson,...
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Florida beats Wisconsin, 84-83, with buzzer-beating three-pointer in overtime
NCAA tournament live updates: UCLA's March Madness run ends in the Sweet 16 March 24, 2017, 10:05 p.m. Want to keep up with how you're doing in your office pool? We will post reports here as soon as each game ends, so get a pen and have your bracket handy. All updates UCLA March 24, 2017, 10:05...
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Devin Booker scores 70 points in Suns’ loss to Celtics
Booker's effort somehow wasn't enough to get the Suns a win.
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Ex-Knick Brandon Jennings thrives as Wizards wallop Nets
WASHINGTON — John Wall scored 22 points despite dealing with migraine headache symptoms earlier in the day, Bradley Beal added 19 points and the Wizards cruised past the Brooklyn Nets 129-108 on Friday night. Brandon Jennings had 18 points, one of three bench players to score in double-figures as the third-place Wizards moved a game...
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Devin Booker goes wild with 70 points — but Suns lose anyway
Suns guard Devin Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth player in NBA history to reach that total, but the Celtics got 34 points from Isaiah Thomas and outlasted Phoenix 130-120 Friday night in Boston. Booker joined Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, David Thompson, David Robinson and Elgin Baylor as the NBA’s 70-point scorers. Baylor also...
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Quiz: Where these college hoops teams located?
Good luck!         
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Will alum Patrick Ewing be Georgetown Hoyas' next head coach?
Georgetown legend Patrick Ewing is among the candidates under consideration to become the school's next head coach, multiple outlets reported Friday.
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[email protected]: UM falls; coal ash trash
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Pistons' Stan Van Gundy: 'We're in a tough situation'
Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy met the media Friday before a night game against the Orlando Magic.        
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NBA: The Nets have their first winning streak of the season after beating Suns
Brook Lopez scored 19 points, K.J. McDaniels had a season-high 16 and the host Brooklyn Nets beat the Phoenix Suns, 126-98, on Thursday night to give them consecutive victories for the first time this season. Trevor Booker added 14 points for the league-worst Nets (15-56), who beat Detroit on...
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Sloppy play and a weak finish lead Clippers to a loss at Dallas
The starts and stops of a still uneven Clippers season ventured toward another confounding issue. They lacked poise when it was needed the most and they failed to execute when the game was in the balance, leading to the Clippers suffering a gut-wrenching 97-95 loss to the underwhelming Dallas Mavericks...
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Adam Silver in no-win situation with NBA’s resting superstars
These are the souls that try men’s times. Best wishes and sympathies to NBA commissioner Adam Silver, now stuck up a well-known creek without a paddle. Starting with the mid-1980s arrival of Michael Jordan, when Silver was in his 20s, the NBA, its TV partners and advertisers determined it would sell individual stars as opposed...
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TV-radio listings: March 24
Golf Dell Match Play Golf 1 p.m. Motor sports Monster Energy Cup qualifying FS1 6 p.m. Pro basketball Atlanta at Milwaukee NBA 7 p.m. Pro basketball New Orleans at Rockets Root 7 p.m. Soccer Finland at Turkey FS2 11:45 a.m. Soccer Albania at Italy FS2 2:30 p.m. Soccer Costa Rica at Mexico FS1 7:30 p.m. Soccer Honduras at United States FS1 9:30 p.m. Col. basketball NCAA Tournament 97.5 FM 6 p.m.
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Nets beat Suns 126-98 for 1st two-game win streak of season
Brook Lopez scored 19 points, K.J. McDaniels had a season-high 16 and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Phoenix Suns 126-98 on Thursday night to give them consecutive victories for the first time this season         
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Playoff push: DeRozan, Raptors take down Heat
DeMar DeRozan scored 40 points, and Toronto erased an early 15-point deficit to beat Miami 101-84         
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Aldridge, Leonard lead Spurs to 97-90 win over Grizzlies
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 23 points, Kawhi Leonard added 19 and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzlies 97-90 in a possible first-round playoff preview         
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Watch: Blake Griffin submits nominee for worst flop
You know him for his high-flying hoop heroics and commercial cameos.
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Michigan women surge in second half, top Red Storm 60-40 in WNIT
Wolverines use 17-4 run to pull away from St. John’s; U-M says Kysre Gondrezick is taking a leave of absence        
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Oregon matches Michigan in offensive skill and balance
To get to the Elite Eight, Michigan must survive an Oregon basketball team with similar talent and explosiveness.        
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NCAA Tournament: Michigan 73, Louisville 69
       
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Not a lot of hoopla greeted Pistons 60 years ago
Businessman Fred Zollner made his money selling pistons, so what better place to move his NBA team than the Motor City.        
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Bulls 117, Pistons 95
       
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