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If bowling were more popular as a spectator sport, this guy would be famous tonight. That was crazy.  [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="AQnphc6qeNs"]     https://www.dailydot.com/unclick/fastest-perfect-bowling-game/ Most people who don’t stay in their own lane get dragged for it, either metaphorically or literally. This guy ended up breaking the bowling world record for fastest perfect game instead. According to Syracuse.com , bowler Ben Ketola is believed to... 
 
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described which stopped extensive


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Martavis Dez bryant assured he'll always be reinstated shortly : Football.internet Will be the Steelers adding a new secret weapon of their mission for get up to date for the Patriots just as one American football conference superpower? Appearing on Thursday's version of Up to the Minute Stay, NFL Circle Specialized Ian Rapoport described which stopped extensive device Martavis Bryant thinks he'll before long always be time for Pittsburgh Mason Stokke Jersey . Whenever you talk with men and... 
 
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pertaining to Week One


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Baseball - Fantasy Hockey Forecaster pertaining to Week One, The spring Two to Nine Wonderland Football Forecaster regarding 04 Only two to be able to 95dTristan L. Cockcroft3 Related Hitter matchup scores pertaining to Few days One particular Starting up glass pitcher projections regarding Week 1 Starting pitcher ratings regarding Week 1Richards claims biceps cramps 'nothing serious'Los Angeles Angels1dMets' Syndergaard making a profit using eruption on fingerNew York Mets3dCloser depth... 
 
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First Woman to Officially Run Boston Marathon Makes Triumphant Return


By:  @spikegary, one week ago
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Source In 1967, 20-year-old Kathrine Switzer made history when she defiantly became the first woman to officially run in the Boston Marathon — even as race officials tried to physically stop her. Fifty years later, she finished the race a second time, donning the same number: 261. "I just ran the fastest marathon I've run in 46 years," she told NBC News after crossing the finish line Monday. It's an impressive feat for someone whose coach once told her, "No dame ain't ever run... 
 
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A Spur Takes His Game (and Flannel Shirts) to the TV Studio


By:  @bob-nelson, 2 weeks ago
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Original article by Scott Cacciola - Pro Basketball (NYT) ------------------------------------- Matt Bonner became a studio analyst for San Antonio Spurs broadcasts after announcing his retirement in January Credit Ray Whitehouse for The New York Times Matt Bonner prepared for his new gig by rummaging through his closet. He found 19 flannel shirts and seven pairs of corduroy pants. Based on his calculations, he had nearly 150 wardrobe combinations — more than enough... 
 
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  RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- Lexi Thompson had no idea why LPGA Tour rules official Sue Witters was approaching her on the way to the 13th tee during the final round at the ANA Inspiration. When she found out, Thompson still couldn't believe it. A television viewer's email had alerted officials to a day-old rules violation by Thompson for a 1-inch ball placement error. Her 3-shot lead had just been wiped out by a 4-shot penalty. "Is this a joke?" Thompson asked... 
 
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Hope Springs! MLB Gets Into Full Swing


By:  @spikegary, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 3 weeks ago

Source America's Pastime is back and in full swing.  This is a nice article with lots of great pictures from Ballparks around the country.    
 
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  UConn's 111-game winning streak ends, Miss St wins at buzzer UConn's record 111-game winning streak came to a startling end when Mississippi State pulled off perhaps the biggest upset in women's basketball history, shocking the Huskies 66-64 on Morgan William's overtime buzzer beater in the national semifinals Friday night.   [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="2XcrcReCj5U"]  
 
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Maryland girls basketball player held out of game for wearing hijab


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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  baltimoresun.com Maryland girls basketball player held out of game for wearing hijab Mar. 15th, 2017 Send to Kindle   View image on Twitter    Follow WMHS The Current   @WMHSTheCurrent Girls basketball player benched for wearing hijab in playoff game -  http:// wmcurrent.com/8470/showcase/ girls-basketball-player-benched-for-wearing-hijab-in-playoff-game/  … 7:46 AM -... 
 
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Wheeler did not have the puck when he was hit


By:  @elvafeng, one month ago
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MONTREAL — As I walked out of PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh Thursday night http://www.jetshockeygear.com/nikolaj-ehlers-jersey-c-9.html , two team employees were discussing a high, dangerous hit by one of their stars on the captain of the Winnipeg Jets. “He left his feet http://www.jetshockeygear.com/mathieu-perreault-jersey-c-6.html ,” one man said. “And made contact to the head. “He’s going to get suspended.” Good thing for the Penguins that their own employees don’t make those... 
 
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showed some concern about the restricted free


By:  @elvafeng, one month ago
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Those in the know have said this much about Alex Grenier Vancouver Canucks coach Willie Desjardins questioned passion and consistency after the big right winger played just two NHL pre season games, cleared waivers and was dispatched to the AHL. On Sunday, Desjardins also showed some concern about the restricted free agent’s foot speed, which makes you wonder where the 25 year old forward fits in among a group of seven restricted free agent wingers, if you include centre Michael Chaput,... 
 
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Ottawa Senators Taking The Division Lead With their win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night the Ottawa Senators have surpassed the Montreal Canadiens for first place in the Atlantic Division. This also puts them nine points ahead of the playoff cut off. Realistically at this point in the season the Sens will finish either first or second in the Atlantic. Barring a collapse, the Sens will play one of three teams in the first round. They will face one of the Bruins... 
 
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Toronto Maple Leafs 31 23 14 at Tampa Bay Lightning 34 26 9 NHL Hockey Thursday http://www.tblightningjersey.com/nikita-nesterov-jersey-c-27.html , March 16 , 2017 at 7 30 pm Amalie Arena The Line Tampa Bay Lightning 120 / Toronto Maple Leafs 109 Over/Under 5.5 See the Latest Odds TV FS Florida NHL hockey comes to Amalie Arena when the Toronto Maple Leafs visit the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Florida Panthers are still holding out hope of securing a spot in the playoffs so every point... 
 
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Local ABC Chicago Sportscaster Suspended For Anti-Trump Tweet


By:  @johnrussell, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @the-hottest, 2 months ago

http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/breaking/ct-mark-giangreco-suspended-trump-spt-0224-20170223-story.html AB C -7 sportscaster Mark Giangreco, who in a tweet Sunday referred to President  Donald Trump  as a "cartoon lunatic" and America as "a country full of simpletons," has been suspended.   "Sports anchor Mark Giangreco's Twitter comments are not in line with ABC 7 Chicago's non-partisan editorial standards," the Disney-owned station's management said Thursday in a... 
 
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The Intentional Walk In Baseball Will No Longer Be Four Thrown balls


By:  @johnrussell, 2 months ago
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As part of its initiative to improve pace-of-game play, Major League Baseball has approved a change to the intentional walk rule, going from the traditional four-pitch walk to a dugout signal, team and union sources told ESPN's Howard Bryant. MLB has studied various ways to quicken games. ESPN's Jayson Stark reported earlier this month that MLB had made formal proposals to the players' union to usher in both raising the strike zone and scrapping the practice of lobbing four balls... 
 
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374 points scored in NBA all star game


By:  @johnrussell, 2 months ago
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NEW ORLEANS -- Someone finally shined brighter at an NBA All-Star Game, but it took a record-breaking scoring night to do it. The Pelicans' Anthony Davis set an All-Star record with 52 points on his home court, and the host West squad beat the East 192-182. David, who was 26-of-39 from the field and chipped in 10 rebounds, broke Wilt Chamberlin's 55-year-old record of 42 points, set in 1962. He was of course named the game's Most Valuable Player. Westbrook nearly topped... 
 
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Akil Mitchell describes eyeball popping out during basketball game


By:  @community, 3 months ago
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A basketball player says he is "doing pretty well, all things considered" after his eye popped out in the middle of a game, New Zealand media report. Akil Mitchell, who plays for the New Zealand Breakers, was in Auckland for an Australian NBL game on Thursday night when the incident happened. The finger of an opposing player accidentally dislodged his eyeball. The American fell to the ground holding his hands to his left eye and was rushed to hospital. "With the palm of my... 
 
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Packers vs Falcons


By:  @aeonpax, 3 months ago
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I'm hosting an impromptu Packer party weekend. Six family's, 28 people. It started Friday evening.  At any rate, In three and a half hours, the game begins. I hope the Green Bay Packers win. If they lose; shit happens .  
 
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Football Star Who Had His Career Ruined By Marijuana Dies Young


By:  @johnrussell, 5 months ago
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Rashaan Salaam, a former Heisman Trophy-winning running back, dies http://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/18221607/former-heisman-trophy-winning-running-back-rashaan-salaam-died   3:14 PM CT Rashaan Salaam, a Heisman Trophy-winning former running back, has died, a family spokesperson said Tuesday. He was 42. Salaam was found dead Monday night in a park in Boulder, Colorado, where he had played for the University of Colorado. Authorities said... 
 
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The latest 2017 Mock Draft  has Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson projected to the San Francisco 49ers with the third overall pick behind only Alabama defensive end Jonathan Allen and Texas A M defensive end Myles Garrett. Blaine Gabbert is clearly not the answer http://www.clemsontigersfootballstore.com/marcus-edmond-jersey-c-43.html . Colin Kaepernick possesses the mobility Chip Kelly is looking for at quarterback, but his decision making and accuracy from the pocket remain average,... 
 
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Cubs Win World Series In Epic Game 7


By:  @john-russell, 6 months ago
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Latest By:  @nona62, 6 months ago

Believe it: Cubs win first World Series since 1908 in epic Game 7   Russell's grand slam Russell's grand slam MLB.com Scroll back up to restore default view. CLEVELAND – The Chicago Cubs won the World Series on Wednesday night. They won it in epic, incredible, unbelievable fashion. They won it with an extra-innings rally that followed an improbable home run that chased a grinding... 
 
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I n the fall of 2003, I came to New York City to seek my fortune. I ended up sleeping during most days and drinking most nights at a series of cheap and disgusting bars on Avenue A in the East Village. When I wasn’t drunk or hibernating—and occasionally then, too—I was thinking about the Chicago Cubs.   ~LINK~  
 
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Cub Nation Hoping For Ticket Punch To World Series Tonight


By:  @john-russell, 6 months ago
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Thousands of Cubs fans mill outside Clark St. bars an hour before Game Six of NLCS Kevin Kaduk Verified account  ‏ @ KevinKaduk     15m 15 minutes ago The Clark Street bars are already a mob scene. #nlcs # cubs #dodgers  
 
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CUBS FANS PACK CLARK STREET BARS PRIOR TO 1ST WRIGLEY FIELD WORLD SERIES GAME IN 71 YEARS     If they win, it will be like Bourbon St. at Mardi Gras.       Rebekah Smith  ‏ bekahswa     47m     47 minutes ago Its like the world ended down here. Complete pandemonium. WorldSeries Wrigleyville   Bars in Wrigleyville charging $200 cover tonight. $300 Sat. I think I'll watch the gm in my LR.... 
 
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