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Last-shot practice pays with Final Four for North Carolina Last-shot practice pays with Final Four for North Carolina
- March 30, 2017

The Tar Heels will play Midwest champ OR on Saturday in Phoenix in the national semifinal. "My first year on staff we won four Division I games", Gonzaga's Mark Few said Saturday , reminiscing on his time as an assistant coach. Sunday's victory means UNC plays OR in the semifinals next Saturday , April 1. As someone who likes seeing midmajors thrive at the NCAA Tournament, I'd enjoy watching the Zags cut down the nets. (more...)
Warriors' Draymond Green encourages Raiders fans to boycott games in Oakland Warriors' Draymond Green encourages Raiders fans to boycott games in Oakland
- March 29, 2017

It's the final step in the campaign by Raiders owner Mark Davis to move his team to Sin City. "There will be disappointed fans and it's important for me to talk to them to explain why and how". Several visitors to the season ticket website have found a bogus phone number attached to their bank statements after they made the $100 deposit. (more...)
Carolina (North) your tour guide for this year's Final Four
- March 29, 2017

Can Oregon win the championship for the first time since 1939? The Ducks are coming off a blowout win over Kansas on Saturday . North Carolina took control with 12 straight points over the final 5 minutes, a run similar to what it used a week ago to beat Arkansas. (more...)
With Raiders Moving To Las Vegas, Here's Five Massive Burning Questions With Raiders Moving To Las Vegas, Here's Five Massive Burning Questions
- March 28, 2017

Raiders owner Mark Davis needed at least 24 votes to get approval for the move, and there were several hours of meetings and presentations before the vote. For instance, the Buccaneers and their NFC South brethren played all the teams in the NFC West previous year, in the NFC East in 2015 and in the NFC North in 2014. (more...)
Hamilton and Vettel relishing head-to-head battle Hamilton and Vettel relishing head-to-head battle
- March 28, 2017

Mercedes had no answer to the pace of Vettel , who posted a new fastest lap of 1:26.638 in the final laps of the race. Aussie Daniel Ricciardo nearly didn't start after his auto stopped on the way to the grid. "But it's the first race so hopefully we'll move forward from this". He later added: "There is no way I can get past this guy". Formula One: Who will win Constructors' Championship in 2017? Mercedes was expected to take the top honors in the Melbourne, especially since Lewis ... (more...)
Nathan Lyon helps put Australia on top in India
- March 27, 2017

The off-spinner claimed a major breakthrough when he ended Pujara's almost three-and-half hour vigil by getting him caught at short leg. He thereby became only the third player after Kapil Dev and Mitchell Johnson to score 500-plus runs and 50-plus wickets in a season. (more...)