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Steve Kerr Motivates Warriors at Halftime

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He may not be calling the plays on the sideline quite yet, but Warriors head coach was still able to be there for his team yesterday as they opened up the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs.  Kerr has not been with the team since game three of the first round of the playoffs.  It is possible that …

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Russell Westbrook is Good for Sports

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

In a season that was supposed to have already been decided, the NBA was surprisingly must watch television.  More than likely we will get a Finals rematch from last season, however, this season has been filled with crazy moments and even crazier plays.  After bearing witness to one of the greatest Finals series in NBA history, an even more surprising …

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Rock Chalk Jayhawk Frank Mason Wins the John R. Wooden Award

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

Chalk up another one. Frank Mason III  has already won the Associated Press player of the year award, the Naismith Trophy , the Oscar Robertson Trophy  and the National Association of Basketball Coaches player of the year award. Friday night he completed the award season sweep of prestigious NCAA awards with the grand-daddy of them all.  Now, Mason can dust off a spot for the …

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Kelsey Plum Ends College Career with Prestigious Honors

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

Kelsey Plum just ran a “Boston” on the NCAA Women’s Basketball season. In the popular card came Spades when a team wins every book in a hand it’s called running a Boston. Friday night Plum added the John Wooden Award to the trophy case to finish off her illustrious collegiate career in style. The winner for both the women and …

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Itty Bitty Comes up BIG in Semi-Final Overtime

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

One shot. One shot, that can bring down Goliath.  One shot ends a NCAA Championship run, one shot ends a mind-boggling streak.  One shot puts your team into the NCAA Championship game.  If someone told you one person made that ONE SHOT as time expired who would you say it was, Jordan, Kobe, Curry, Magic, Bird? Those are all great …

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Mississippi State Takes on UConn in a David vs. Goliath Battle

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

Mississippi St takes on defending champ UConn and their 111-win streak at 9;30 CST from Dallas in the second game of the women’s Final Four.  Most people already have UConn pouring champagne, or sparkling cider, in the locker room Sunday night. Not so fast.  Just last weekend the experts started breaking down the Final Four matchup between Baylor and UConn …

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Stanford vs. South Carolina Preview

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

No. 2 Stanford vs No. 1 South Carolina It’s a good year to be a ball player in a South Carolina Gamecock uniform. Both the men and women’s basketball teams have played their way into the Final Four. Forget the luck of the Irish, 2017 is all about the luck of the Gamecock. In 2016, it was Syracuse earning a …

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Women’s Elite Eight OKC Regional Preview: Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Baylor Bears

In Basketball, College Sports by Karintha Styles

“[Mississippi State plays] in a conference where they’ve seen the bigs before in South Carolina,” Baylor coach Kim Mulkey said. “They’re big themselves. It’s going to make for a great Elite Eight game.” Sunday’s meeting with No. 2 Mississippi State (32-4, 13-3 SEC), will be the eighth trip to the Elite Eight for Mulkey and the Lady Bears since she started …

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NFL Free Agency Starts Off with a BOOM!

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Teams were incredibly busy today as free agency began in the National Football League.  Once 4:00 PM EST hit, it seemed like almost every team was signing and dealing, trying to put together their dream team. Some teams made substantial trades, trying to find their difference maker, others made some head scratching moves, and others made moves that had all …

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DeMarcus Cousins Opens up About Trade to New Orleans

In Basketball by Dylan Walker

DeMarcus Cousins was traded from the Sacramento Kings to the New Orleans Pelicans Sunday night in exchange for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway and a 2017 first and second round pick. With this trade, Cousins joins power forward Anthony Davis to form one of the most star-studded big man duos in NBA history.  When asked how excited he was to …