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Basketball: Lakers thump Rockets to advance in NBA playoffs - 05/18/2009

LOS ANGELES- The Los Angeles Lakers silenced their critics Sunday, posting a convincing 89-70 victory over Houston to reach the National Basketball Association Western Conference finals. The...

Basketball: Cavaliers reach conference final by sweeping Hawks - 05/12/2009

ATLANTA- LeBron James scored 17 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Atlanta 84-74 Monday, completing a second consecutive National Basketball Association playoff sweep to reach the Eastern...

Golf: Shanghai event joins WGC but money won't count on US tour - 05/06/2009

PONTE VEDRA- Shanghai's HSBC Champions event in six months has been designated a World Golf Championships event, but prize money will count only on the European Tour and not on the US PGA Tour....

Boxing: Unbeaten Mayweather makes it official - he's back - 05/02/2009

LAS VEGAS - Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jnr made his return to boxing on Saturday, ending a 17-month retirement just hours before his major rivals for boxing's pound-for-pound title meet in the ring....

Baseball: A-Rod steroids use started in school - 05/01/2009

NEW YORK - The reputation of Yankees superstar Alex Rodriguez takes a fresh battering in an upcoming book that claims the slugger possibly used steroids at school and into his Yankees career. The...

Football: Advantage United but only just - 04/30/2009

MANCHESTER, Chris Brereton- Manchester United will take a 1-0 lead into the second leg of their Champions League semi-final with Arsenal after the holders failed to fully capitalise on their...

Football: Triple-top Raul helps Real close Barcelona gap - 04/28/2009

MADRID, Phil Seery - Captain marvel Raul scored a hat-trick as Real Madrid defeated Sevilla 4-2 on Sunday to cut Barcelona's advantage at the top to four points ahead of next Saturday's 'El Clasico'...

RugbyU: De Villiers queries Lions' selection policy - 04/24/2009

LONDON, Julian Guyer- South Africa coach Peter de Villiers has questioned whether the British and Irish Lions were right to pick a squad designed to match the world champions' renowned forward...

Football: Arshavin strikes four times as Liverpool play Russian roulette - 04/21/2009

LIVERPOOL, Neil Johnston - Andrey Arshavin produced a stunning four-goal show to blow a huge hole in Liverpool's title dream as Arsenal secured a 4-4 draw at Anfield on here Tuesday. The Russia...

American football: West Point gridiron great Blanchard dies - 04/21/2009

BULVERDE- Felix "Doc" Blanchard, who won the Heisman trophy for the nation's outstanding collegiate gridiron player and starred in Army's vaunted backfield of that era, has died at the age of 84, his...
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