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Hawks' Horford to miss Celtics series

ATLANTA - Al Horford had hoped to give the Atlanta Hawks a boost in the playoffs.

April 25, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Johnson scores 28 to lead Hawks past Clippers

ATLANTA - Joe Johnson scored 28 points, including a wild 3-pointer in the final minute, and the Atlanta Hawks held on for a 109-102 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday night, moving a step closer to wrapping up home-court in the first round of the playoffs.

April 24, 2012 | AP Sports Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life - My attempt at a humane deed goes awry

Your knuckleheaded outdoor writer is at it again. A positive person by nature, I can quickly make chicken salad out of chicken poop, but I can also turn what should be a relatively simple chore into a disaster of biblical proportions. I really don't know why I'm telling all of you this because there were no eye witnesses to the episode of which I'm about to speak. Suffice to say that honesty compels me to report it so you will always trust what I have to say in this space. So here and now I give you ...

April 24, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON Special to the Herald | Sports


Archer, Mock win April tournament

Southern Anglers Challenge held its April tournament out of Burtons Ferry on the Savannah River Saturday with 17 teams participating. The weather was great and the fishing was good. Every team participating in the tournament but one weighed in a five bass limit.

April 23, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Sports


More trouble on tap

NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Saints denied an anonymously sourced ESPN report on Monday which alleges that general manager Mickey Loomis' booth in the Superdome was wired so he could listen to opposing coaches' radio communications during games.

April 23, 2012 | The Associated Press | Sports


Opening statements in Clemens trial

WASHINGTON - The complexity of the Roger Clemens perjury retrial showed itself in many ways Monday - before a jury that knows little about baseball.

April 23, 2012 | The Associated Press | Sports


Curtis leads going into final rd. of Texas Open

SAN ANTONIO - Ben Curtis is still ahead at the Texas Open, leaving him just one round from his first PGA Tour victory since 2006 in what has been his most humbling year as a pro.

April 21, 2012 | By PAUL J. WEBER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Hawks get around Celtics

ATLANTA - Joe Johnson scored 30 points, and the Atlanta Hawks edged the short-handed Boston Celtics, 97-92, on Friday night to take a step toward landing homecourt advantage in the first round of the playoffs.

April 20, 2012 | The Associated Press | Sports


Ben Curtis takes Texas Open lead

SAN ANTONIO - Ben Curtis can't pick his schedule like the old days. The former British Open champion, whose status has sunk near the lowest on the PGA Tour, now waits for the phone to ring to find out whether tournaments can squeeze him in.

April 20, 2012 | By PAUL J. WEBER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Georgia State dismisses QB, suspends 2 others for bar fight

Georgia State University dismissed quarterback Bo Schlecter and indefinitely suspended kicker Christian Benvenuto and linebacker Dexter Moody, a former star at Emanuel County Institute in Twin City, for their roles in a bar fight in Atlanta early Thursday morning, a school official told ESPN.com on Friday.

April 20, 2012 | By MARK SCHLABACH ESPN.com | Sports


Every fires course record 63

SAN ANTONIO - Matt Every arrived at the Texas Open having sworn off instructors, proudly cutting practices short and cringing at the sight of other players endlessly tweaking their swings.

April 19, 2012 | By PAUL J. WEBER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Thrilling or thuggish, old-time hockey has returned

If old-time hockey is back, it's left many - from Al Arbour to Wayne Gretzky and even Don Cherry - questioning whether they like the gritty sequel.

April 19, 2012 | By JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writer | Sports


Colts inform Luck that he will be first pick of draft

INDIANAPOLIS - A person with direct knowledge of the situation says the Indianapolis Colts are taking Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck with the No. 1 pick in next week's NFL draft.

April 19, 2012 | By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer | Sports


Secrets to becoming a great outdoorsman

In order to be considered a really first-class outdoorsman by your peers there are some essential characteristics that are required. First of all, let's define outdoorsman. According to Mr. Daniel Webster of dictionary fame, an outdoorsman is: One who frequently engages in outdoor activities and adventures such as hunting, fishing, golf, and yard maintenance all within the proportional framework of what is allowed by his or her spouse.

April 18, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON | Sports


Potential Clemens jurors question cost of hearing

WASHINGTON - Roger Clemens stood and uttered "Morning" to the 90 potential jurors who had gathered in the ornate, sixth-floor ceremonial courtroom, the one deemed big enough to hold them all. After he sat down, he swiveled his chair, as if trying to make eye contact with as many as possible.

April 16, 2012 | By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer | Sports


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Wozniacki, Halep both hoping 3rd time is lucky in final

MELBOURNE, Australia - For both Caroline Wozniacki and Simona Halep, the Australian Open women's final on Saturday is a chance to put the demons of ...

January 27, 2018 | By JUSTIN BERGMAN Associated Press | Sports


Walker scores 29, Hornets win over Hawks 121-110

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kemba Walker scored 29 points and made two key 3-pointers down the stretch that helped the Charlotte Hornets beat the Atlanta Hawks ...

January 27, 2018 | The Associated Press | Sports


Michigan State athletic director resigns

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State University's athletic director retired Friday, two days after the university president resigned over the school's handling of sexual ...

January 26, 2018 | By DAVID EGGERT and LARRY LAGE | Sports


Georgia Southern Baseball hosts annual "Evening with the All-Stars"

For years, Georgia Southern Baseball's annual 'Evening with the All-Stars' has been held in January as a sort of two-minute warning for a rapidly ...

January 26, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Palmer leads in Farmers Insurance Open

SAN DIEGO - Ryan Palmer is the 36-hole leader in the Farmers Insurance Open. Jon Rahm is right behind, poised to reach No. 1 in the ...

January 26, 2018 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Federer cruises into men's final

MELBOURNE - It took just over an hour for Roger Federer to fix one anomalous statistic in his extraordinary career.

January 26, 2018 | By JOHN PYE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Georgia Premier offers new kind of baseball experience

For kids who hope to play a professional sport someday, it's common to say that the sport of their choosing is a lifestyle. Thanks ...

January 26, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Tormenta FC on track to be something special

About two and-a-half years ago, I was sweating out another brutal Statesboro summer day. With Georgia Southern and local high schools out of action and ...

January 24, 2018 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Georgia Southern remember's Fran Florian's record night

He came out of the game with 1:12 to go because legendary head coach J.B. Scearce thought he already had scored 60 points.

January 23, 2018 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


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