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Suns on verge of sweeping Nuggets, MVP

Suns on verge of sweeping Nuggets, MVP

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June 13 Nikola Jokic received his MVP award before Game 3 on Friday night, an official recognition that the Denver Nuggets star is the top player in the NBA this season. FULL STORY

Nets aim to locate offense in Game 4 vs. Bucks

Nets aim to locate offense in Game 4 vs. Bucks

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June 12 The Brooklyn Nets displayed plenty of offense and started the Eastern Conference semifinals with two home wins. Then, in Game 3, they found themselves in a defensive struggle straight out of the late-1990s and still nearly won. FULL STORY

Braves hope to rebound vs. Marlins

Braves hope to rebound vs. Marlins

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June 11 It's been a painful 48 hours for the Atlanta Braves. FULL STORY

Giolito, White Sox take on scrappy Tigers

Giolito, White Sox take on scrappy Tigers

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June 11 The opener of a three-game series between the Chicago White Sox and host Detroit Tigers on Friday features a pitching rematch. FULL STORY

Angels present tough test for skidding D-backs

Angels present tough test for skidding D-backs

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June 11 The good news for the Arizona Diamondbacks is they're coming home after losing their past 19 road games. FULL STORY

Hawks seek edge in pivotal Game 3 vs. Sixers

Hawks seek edge in pivotal Game 3 vs. Sixers

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June 10 The Atlanta Hawks look to extend their run of good fortune at home on Friday when they host the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series. FULL STORY

Cubs open three-game set with rival Cardinals

Cubs open three-game set with rival Cardinals

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June 10 The Chicago Cubs will carry their renewed sense of urgency into their weekend home series against the St. Louis Cardinals starting Friday. FULL STORY

From the Backbooth at Chappy’s … A Must-Read Treasure

From the Backbooth at Chappy’s … A Must-Read Treasure

Lyn Scarbrough

June 09 The book is a compilation of pieces written by David. The phrase across the top of the book’s cover, sort of a subtitle, reads: “Stories of the South: Football, Politics, Religion and More.” FULL STORY

Nuggets star Nikola Jokic named NBA MVP

Nuggets star Nikola Jokic named NBA MVP

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June 09 Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic won the 2020-21 NBA Most Valuable Player award, becoming the first player in franchise history and the first second-round draft pick in league history to earn the honor. FULL STORY

Paul, Booker aim to keep rolling against Nuggets

Paul, Booker aim to keep rolling against Nuggets

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June 08 The Phoenix Suns were 11 years between playoff appearances before dispatching the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers in the first round of the NBA playoffs. FULL STORY