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On Nique's night, Hawks pull away in 4th to beat Cavs 106-97

ATLANTA (AP) — LeBron James tossed a pass to no one in the corner. He argued about a call so vehemently that he received a technical. By the end of his frustrating night, the Atlanta Hawks had sent a clear message to the King:

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 March 2015

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Start of Ohio's annual rainbow trout releases postponed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The start of Ohio's annual release of rainbow trout in public lakes and ponds has been postponed because of continuing winter weather.

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OSU women beat Gophers 83-71 despite Zahui B's triple-double

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell had 29 points and No. 3 seed Ohio State held off sixth-seeded Minnesota 83-71 in the Big Ten quarterfinals on Friday night.

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NCAA suspends coach Jim Boeheim for Syracuse violations

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The NCAA denounced one of the country's most decorated basketball programs Friday, suspending Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim for nine conference games next year and outlining a decade-long series of violations that included academic misconduct, improper benefits, and drug-policy failures.

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Holmes leads at Doral as Blue Monster turns mean

DORAL, Fla. (AP) — If the water separating the eighth and 10th holes at Trump National Doral ever gets drained, there are sure to be hundreds of golf balls, and a 3-iron with a swoosh stamped on the back. That belongs to Rory McIlroy.

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Warm weather forced Iditarod farther north

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel, forcing Iditarod organizers to move the start further north where there is snow and ice.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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East-leading Hawks face LeBron in possible playoff preview

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are blowing away everyone in the Eastern Conference.

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Commentary: Despite Atlanta’s huge lead in standings, Cavaliers best team in East

The Cavaliers aren’t a perfect team — anyone who has watched Matthew Dellavedova play point guard for longer than a five-minute stretch can see that — but they are the best team in the Eastern Conference.

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