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When officials at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in MA responded to Aaron's cell Wednesday morning, the verse John 3:16 was scribbled above his eyes, this according to WBZ Boston . "There were no conversations or correspondence from Aaron to his family or legal team that would have indicated anything like this was possible", Baez said in the statement.
  • Guentzel, Rust lead Penguins' comeback in Columbus

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    Pittsburgh knows it will be facing a team fighting for survival in its home rink. Thanks to a pair of Maple Leafs goals late in the second period the two teams went into the break tied at three. "It's the stomping on the throat, as graphic as that may sound, to finish the game", Foligno said. "He's in the zone and he's really backstopping us right now".
  • Australia picks pace quartet for Champions Trophy

    Australia picks pace quartet for Champions Trophy

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    Australian selector Trevor Hohns referred to the four quicks as a "fast-bowling artillery" and "a very exciting proposition for Australian cricket". But Tasmanian all-rounder James Faulkner was omitted from the side, with Hohns describing him as an "unlucky omission" after other players returned to fitness.
  • Chicago Blackhawks vs. Nashville Predators: Game 3 Preview

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    Canadian teams are 0-5 so far... To suffocate any sense of hope the Blackhawks might have. The Senators tied their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series 1-1 and Game 3 is Monday night in Boston. This series pits two teams worthy of meeting in the Western Conference finals. Then when the Predators won the opener, Game 2 was gravy and they played like it.
  • Bulls beat top-seeded Celtics to take 2-0 series lead

    Bulls beat top-seeded Celtics to take 2-0 series lead

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    Coming off of a Game 1 performance in which he posted 12 points, eight rebounds six assists, a block and two steals over 27 minutes, he turned in a vintage performance in Game 2 , almost posting a triple-double with 11 points on 5-of-11 shooting along with nine rebounds, 14 assists and five steals over 40 dominant minutes in the 111-97 victory.
  • OU Awarded Multiple NCAA Postseason Events

    OU Awarded Multiple NCAA Postseason Events

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    OU will host the NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships for the fifth time when the competition comes to Lloyd Noble Center, April 15-16, 2022. MI hosted the event in 1951, 1971 and 2014, with the latter two events being held at Crisler. Iowa State University will host a Division I men's golf regional at the Harvester Golf Club in Rhodes in 2019. Oklahoma will host a women's gymnastics regional on April 6, 2019, marking the fourth women's gymnastics regional to take place in Norman since ...
  • Omaha is 2020 site for NCAA events in basketball, volleyball

    Omaha is 2020 site for NCAA events in basketball, volleyball

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    OSU hosted the men's national championships previously in 1973, 2003, and 2011. March madness is also coming to North Florida. The Men's Final Four Basketball weekend for Division III has been at the Salem Civic Center since 1996, according to the city of Salem.
  • The sad end of Aaron Hernandez

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    The 27-year-old was serving a life sentence for the 2013 killing of Odin Loyd . "Chico was not a saint, but my family and I loved him and he would never take his own life", Murphy tweeted. In federal prisons, 9 per 100,000 inmates ended their own lives. IN MEMORIAM: Celebrities and notable figures who have recently passed away Hernandez was moved to tears on Friday after he was acquitted of the 2012 fatal shootings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado in Boston .
  • Warriors Cease Game 1

    Warriors Cease Game 1

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    Even with the danger of McCollum and Lillard shooting lights-out, Golden State found themselves victorious at the end of the game behind a final quarter run that asserted their dominance as the Western Conference's most lethal team. Durant did not practice on Tuesday, and he's listed as questionable to play against Portland in Game 2 with a left calf strain. While the Warriors pulled away in the second half, the game went to halftime tied after an wonderful scoring exhibition from the ...
  • Anthony Martial Mourinho tells French star to prove his worth

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    With the season coming to a close, fans desire a top four finish. After the hefty dispatch of Premier League leaders Chelsea, Jose Mourinho resumed his carrot and stick approach to coaching, unleashing the latter on his pet hate, strikers with attitude, or rather the wrong attitude as he sees it.
  • Chain's throws gem to beat Diamondbacks, 1-0

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    He struck out six and scattered five hits and a walk. But Jake Lamb struck out. The game got so out of hand that 33-year-old Padres shortstop Erick Aybar made his big league pitching debut in the eighth, taking over from Bethancourt to get Chris Hermann to ground out.