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Could Butler's run, proximity of teams hurt NCAA big event's bottom line

INDIANAPOLIS - Having a hometown team play in the Final Four has Indianapolis buzzing, but Butler's Cinderella run - and the proximity of two other competitors - could hurt the bottom line from one of the NCAA's biggest events.

March 30, 2010 | By CARLY EVERSON Associated Press Writer | Sports


Braves can compete for N.L. East title

After a long winter of hibernation, Major League Baseball's regular season is only a week away.

March 29, 2010 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Kentucky's freshmen lead All-America team

Having a couple of freshmen on The Associated Press' All-America team is nothing new. This year, however, they are from the same school.

March 29, 2010 | By JIM O'CONNELL AP Basketball Writer | Sports


Hamlin earns win at Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Denny Hamlin and crew chief Mike Ford were in a tough spot, leading a race with a dominant car and eight laps to go when a caution forced a decision.

March 29, 2010 | By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer | Sports


Kentucky's freshmen KO'd by Mountaineers

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Say goodbye to John Calipari's fabulous Kentucky freshmen - and probably junior Patrick Patterson, too.

March 27, 2010 | The Associated Press | Sports


Jurrjens leads Braves past Nationals

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - This was Jason Marquis' best spring outing for Washington, and Atlanta's Jair Jurrjens also was pleased with his start.

March 27, 2010 | The Associated Press | Sports


Harvick leading resurgence for Childress teams

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Coming off a season in which he finished 19th in points and missed the Chase for the championship, Kevin Harvick appears calm and relaxed so far this season.

March 27, 2010 | By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer | Sports


Mickelson in the hunt at Arnold Palmer Invitational

ORLANDO, Fla. - Ernie Els is atop the leaderboard at Bay Hill and not sure how he got there.

March 27, 2010 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Tennessee, Baylor headed to Elite Eight

ST. LOUIS - Ohio State has one of the best players in the country in Evan Turner. Tennessee has what seems like an endless supply of nasty, stingy defenders.

March 27, 2010 | The Associated Press | Sports


Hewitt already looking towards next season

ATLANTA - What now for Georgia Tech coach Paul Hewitt?

March 27, 2010 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Raynor scores on wild pitch as Pirates top Braves

BRADENTON, Fla. - For a while on Thursday, it seemed the former Pittsburgh Pirates on the Atlanta Braves' traveling roster would sink their old team.

March 25, 2010 | The Associated Press | Sports


Hamlin heads to Martinsville to jump-start season

CONCORD, N.C. - Denny Hamlin stared silently at his race car, his hands in the pockets of his firesuit, his hat pulled low on his head. He smiled, made a quick joke, then quickly turned serious with his crew chief.

March 25, 2010 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


Holmes takes early lead at Bay Hill

ORLANDO, Fla. - Davis Love III is trying not to look ahead and concern himself only with the tournaments on his schedule. He gave himself reason to hope Thursday that the Masters might still be on the list.

March 25, 2010 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Butler rallies to beat top-seeded Syracuse 63-59

SALT LAKE CITY - Butler became the latest mid-major team to knock off a top seed in the NCAA tournament.

March 25, 2010 | The Associated Press | Sports


Who's hot, who's not in Sweet 16

By now, a nation full of college basketball fans knows all about Northern Iowa's Ali Farokhmanesh.

March 24, 2010 | By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer | Sports


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Rio mayor's star rose, and now is falling, with Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Just a year ago, Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes was hailed by Olympic Committee executives as the driving force behind ...

June 13, 2016 | By MAURICIO SAVARESE Associated Press | Sports


Hooligans running wild at Euro 2016

PARIS - Don't be fooled by the wacky names like "Music Hall," ''Happy Guys" or "Aliens", highly-trained Russian hooligan groups are as nasty as they ...

June 13, 2016 | By JEROME PUGMIRE Associated Press | Sports


US reaches Copa America quarters with 1-0 win over Paraguay

PHILADELPHIA - The United States advanced to the quarterfinals of the Copa America, getting a first-half goal from Clint Dempsey and surviving DeAndre Yedlin's early ...

June 11, 2016 | By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Close, but not quite for Tormenta

June 11, 2016 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Creator pulls upset win in Belmont

NEW YORK - The finish was dramatic, even without a Triple Crown on the line.

June 11, 2016 | By RICHARD ROSENBLATT AP Racing Writer | Sports


Berger shoots 1-under 69 to keep lead at St. Jude Classic

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Daniel Berger has yet to win on the PGA Tour. He's confident enough to believe that's just a matter of time ...

June 11, 2016 | By TERESA M. WALKER AP Sports Writer | Sports


A repeat NBA title now just 1 win away for Golden State

CLEVELAND - Golden State has now won 88 games this season, when factoring in the regular season and the playoffs. That's another NBA record to ...

June 11, 2016 | By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer | Sports


Tormenta in search of first win

It's been less than a month since Tomrenta FC - Statesboro's brand new minor league soccer franchise - has played its first match. In that ...

June 10, 2016 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Gordie Howe, the gritty and mighty 'Mr. Hockey,' dies at 88

DETROIT - Gordie Howe worked all his remarkable life to earn the respect and awe that came with being "Mr. Hockey."

June 10, 2016 | By LARRY LAGE AP Hockey Writer | Sports


Ohio St., Michigan lead Big Ten battle into New Jersey

PARAMUS, N.J. - Hours before Jim Harbaugh led yet another satellite camp, some Rutgers fans let the Michigan coach know that not everyone was welcoming ...

June 09, 2016 | By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer | Sports


Ali remembered in prayer as an icon

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - As the faithful chanted a Muslim prayer in unison, dignitaries and fans stood shoulder to shoulder to honor a man who used his ...

June 09, 2016 | By BRUCE SCHREINER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Phillies draft California prep outfielder Moniak at No. 1

SECAUCUS, N.J. - After all the uncertainty surrounding the No. 1 pick, the Philadelphia Phillies think they've got themselves a sure thing.

June 09, 2016 | By DENNIS WASZAK Jr. AP Sports Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life: Perfect locale for a bass fishing trip

You don't need an expensive bass boat and a lot of fancy equipment to be part of the modern day bass fishing set. You ...

June 07, 2016 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON | Sports


Goodell: no avenue right now to settle 'Deflategate' appeal

BATAVIA, N.Y. - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell took the air out of reaching a settlement with Tom Brady following the Patriots star quarterback's latest ...

June 06, 2016 | By JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writer | Sports


An extra rest day in NBA Finals seems timely for Cavaliers

CLEVELAND - Under the long-used former NBA Finals format, Game 3 of this Golden State-Cleveland matchup would have been played Tuesday night.

June 06, 2016 | By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer | Sports


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