1. Celtics Rookie Marcus Smart Developing Point Guard Skills

    Open your eyes wide – or even just pay a small bit of attention; that works too – and you will see Boston Celtics rookie Marcus Smart beginning to fill in the outline of his future self...

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  2. Who Has Been the Celtics MVP so Far?

    In a season where your team is 9 games below .500 with 50 games left, it's tough to think positively about a team. But anyone who knows me knows I'm a glass half full kind of guy.....

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  3. Ainge On Rondo: We Didn't Think He Would Re-Sign With Celtics

    BOSTON (CBS) — Two weeks after being traded to the Dallas Mavericks , Rajon Rondo caused a bit of a stir by saying he didn't play much defense his final seasons in Boston ....

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  4. Change of scene needed for Green and C's?

    The day before Rajon Rondo returned to play his former team last week, Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green sat on the sidelines at the team's training facility and was asked what it ...

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  5. Boston Celtics

    The day before Rajon Rondo returned to play his former team last week, Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green sat on the sidelines at the team's training facility and was asked what it ...

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  6. Oregon Ducks Erick Dargan, Troy Hill to Take Part in All-Star Game Jan. 17

    DALLAS — Win or lose after Monday's College Football Playoff National Championship, Oregon defensive backs Erick Dargan and Troy Hill will have another game to prepare for...

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  7. The Oregon avalanche: A look at the Ducks' propensity for scoring runs

    After Oregon's 59-20 dismantling of Florida State in the Rose Bowl Game Presented By Northwestern Mutual, Jameis Winston spoke as if he had just participated in a close game...

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  8. StubHub Spat over Championship Tickets Has Happy Ending for Oregon Fan

    Patrick Leonard, whose StubHub ticket order to the national college football championship was canceled, will attend the game after all...

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  9. Canzano: All Oregon Ducks Ever Wanted Was for America to Pay Attention

    Joey Harrington should be bitter. He should be angry. He should be the loudest ghost of Oregon football past this week, railing in the lead-up to the national title game about injustice, karma and the overdue death of the BCS...

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  10. UO Football Practice Report: Jan. 8

    When Keanon Lowe went to midfield at the Rose Bowl for the pregame coin flip last week, he was struck by what an honor it was to represent the Ducks, along with fellow captains DeForest Buckner, Hroniss Grasu and Marcus Mariota...

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  11. Milwaukee Bucks Announces Expansion of Ownership Team

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Milwaukee Bucks announced on Wednesday, January 7th the expansion of the local ownership team to include several more of Wisconsin's most prominent leaders...

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  12. Gordon Hayward an All-Star? He Should Be

    It will be a travesty when it doesn't happen. Is Gordon Hayward an All-Star? He most certainly should be, but voters gon' vote, so no chance there...

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  13. Jazz Waive Patrick Christopher

    The Jazz have waived Patrick Christopher, the team has announced. With Utah set to sign Elliot Williams to a 10-day contract, and the Jazz's roster count at the league-maximum 15 ...

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  14. Wednesday's a Whirlwind for New Utah Jazz Player Elliot Williams

    CHICAGO — On Tuesday, Elliot Williams stepped off a plane in Fort Wayne, Indiana , and got a phone call that changed his season.....

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  15. Monson: Zut Alors! Rudy Gobert and the Jazz Are on the Rise

    Sacrebleu! Ah, la vache! Roooody Gobaaaaaaaaaarre! Pardon my French. I may have broken two of my absolute writing rules at the start of this column: 1) Never use exclamation points, and 2) Don't try to speak French...

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  16. Watson Plays Through Pain, Says He's Not a Flopper

    OAKLAND, Calif. – C.J. Watson will have to endure a season of pain from his feet but he wants to end any growing reputation as a flopper.....

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  17. Video: Paul George Hits a Half-Court Shot Before Tip-off

    Paul George hit a half-court shot prior to the Pacers - Warriors regular season contest. He made it on his third attempt.....

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  18. Beilein Says Chatman Is 'In a Good Place' After Losing Starter Status

    ANN ARBOR -- After playing only seven minutes in a foul-plagued outing at Purdue over the weekend, Michigan freshman Kameron Chatman didn't have the chance to get in early foul trouble at Penn State...

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  19. Five-Star Wing Josh Langford Says 'it's All There for Me' at Michigan

    As he makes his college decision, Josh Langford has a series of criteria that will help him evaluate the dozens of schools that have courted him.....

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  20. Notebook: Malik Newman to Visit KU

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  21. Jays Pass on Stephen Drew, Who Signs with the Yankees

    In 300 plate appearances in 2014, Stephen Drew posted a .162/.237/.299 line. An explanation of why it's not worth lamenting that the Jays didn't spend $5-million (as the Yankees have ...

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  22. Bob Elliott's 101 Most Influential Canadians in Baseball

    The Kansas City Royals were winning Game 6 of the World Series 10-0 on Tuesday., Oct. 28, with only a few outs remaining before a Game 7 the next day.....

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  23. Ricky Romero Aiming to Contribute to the Blue Jays In2015

    In June, Blue Jays left-hander Ricky Romero had surgery on his right knee as a result of quadriceps tendon inflammation, cutting short his season with Triple-A Buffalo.....

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  24. Best Blue Jays Ever: Third Base

    It's time again for another instalment of Best Blue Jays ever. Last time out we looked at the best Secondbasemen in Blue Jays history. Today we shift out focus to the hot corner...

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  25. Big Unit, Pedro, Smoltz, Biggio make Hall of Fame

    NEW YORK -- Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in a blockbuster vote by the Baseball Writers' Association of America on Tuesday...

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