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Sizzling Jazz, slumping Lakers headed for showdown

Sizzling Jazz, slumping Lakers headed for showdown

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February 23 NBA fans not closely following the league might be surprised to learn which team in Wednesday night's marquee matchup in Salt Lake City enters with the best record, red-hot outside shooting and an offense and defense both ranked in the top four. FULL STORY

Cespedes intends to play in 2021; needs a team

Cespedes intends to play in 2021; needs a team

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February 22 Two-time All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, who has played in just eight games since the end of the 2018 season, has every intention of playing again in 2021. FULL STORY

Gamecocks Honor 1971 ACC Championship Team

Gamecocks Honor 1971 ACC Championship Team

Dick Cox

February 22 Fifty years ago, South Carolina fielded one of its all-time best basketball teams. That squad, led by a veteran coach, featuring some of the greatest names in Gamecock hardcourt history FULL STORY

Raptors Use Hot Fourth Quarter to Vanquish 76ers

Raptors Use Hot Fourth Quarter to Vanquish 76ers

Ken Cross

February 22 Pascal Siakam and Fred VanVleet had 23 points apiece and Chris Boucher had 17 as the Toronto Raptors used a solid fourth quarter on both ends of the floor to subdue the Philadelphia 76ers, 110-103, at Amalie Arena in Tampa. FULL STORY

Heat's visit to Thunder will complete bonding road trip

Heat's visit to Thunder will complete bonding road trip

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February 22 The Miami Heat's turnaround started a bit before their current seven-game road trip. FULL STORY

Yanks re-sign Brett Gardner for one year, $4M

Yanks re-sign Brett Gardner for one year, $4M

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February 20 The longest-tenured active New York Yankee will be back with the team in 2021. FULL STORY

Mets, RHP Taijuan Walker agree to $20M deal

Mets, RHP Taijuan Walker agree to $20M deal

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February 19 Right-hander Taijuan Walker agreed to a two-year, $20 million deal with the New York Mets on Friday. FULL STORY

Mariners welcome James Paxton back to Seattle

Mariners welcome James Paxton back to Seattle

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February 19 The man they call the Big Maple is back in Seattle. FULL STORY

Dodgers' expected wins total at historic high

Dodgers' expected wins total at historic high

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February 19 Six weeks from the start of the 2021 baseball season, at least two sportsbooks on Thursday unveiled their preseason win totals for all 30 teams. FULL STORY

Streaking Jazz aim for season sweep over Clippers

Streaking Jazz aim for season sweep over Clippers

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February 18 Finding different ways to win has become a Utah Jazz trademark heading into a rematch with the Clippers in Los Angeles on Friday night. FULL STORY