Daily Archive : Thursday January 12, 2017

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    Emmett Cleary began his football career with the Arlington Cowboys. Here, he is a 13-year-old eighth grader in 2003.

    Cleary’s journey from Arlington Cowboys to Dallas Cowboys

    Emmett Cleary knows to be ready. The Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle, who began his career in eighth grade with the Arlington Cowboys, will make his NFL playoff debut Sunday.

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    Chiefs meet Steelers in playoffs for second time in history

    Steelers-Chiefs Capsule

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    Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell celebrates a goal with teammates on the bench during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

    Gibson, Silfverberg solid again as Ducks beat Avs 4-1

    John Gibson made 33 saves two days after he recorded a shutout, and Jakob Silfverberg scored for a second straight game as the Anaheim Ducks climbed into sole possession of the Pacific Division lead with a 4-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche

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    San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) drives around Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle (30) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Leonard scores 31 points, Spurs rout Lakers 134-94

    Kawhi Leonard had 31 points despite sitting out the fourth quarter, and the San Antonio Spurs set several season highs in rolling past the Los Angeles Lakers 134-94

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    Law scores 23 points in Northwestern's win over Rutgers

    Vic Law scored a game-high 21 points while Scottie Lindsey scored 14 and Isiah Brown came off the bench to score 11 to lead Northwestern past Rutgers 69-60

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    College Basketball Scores

    Thursday, Jan. 12EAST Bryant 77, Wagner 66 Jacksonville 82, NJIT 81 LIU Brooklyn 60, CCSU 49 La Salle 87, Rhode Island 75 Mount St. Mary's 77, Fairleigh Dickinson 70 Northeastern 92, Drexel 75 Northwestern 69, Rutgers 60 Sacred Heart 87, St. Francis Brooklyn 75 Siena 81, Quinnipiac 74 St. Francis (Pa.) 77, Robert Morris 57 Towson 83, Delaware 56 SOUTH Belmont 84, Morehead St. 78 Coll. of Charleston 53, James Madison 51 Elon 96, Hofstra 80 Florida Gulf Coast 78, Kennesaw St. 75 Georgia Tech 75, Clemson 63 Lipscomb 94, Stetson 68 Louisiana Tech 79, Charlotte 73 Middle Tennessee 69, Marshall 57 North Florida 73, SC-Upstate 65 Northwestern St. 86, Nicholls 81 Notre Dame 67, Miami 62 Old Dominion 54, Southern Miss. 50 Sam Houston St. 70, New Orleans 68 Tennessee St. 63, E. Kentucky 49 UAB 72, W. Kentucky 54 UNC-Greensboro 83, ETSU 79 UNC-Wilmington 101, William & Mary 77 VMI 79, W. Carolina 78 MIDWEST Austin Peay 83, SIU-Edwardsville 81 CS Bakersfield 88, Rio Grande 81 Cincinnati 66, SMU 64 Green Bay 78, Wright St. 61 Ill.-Chicago 59, Cleveland St. 54 Iowa 83, Purdue 78 Milwaukee 68, N. Kentucky 58 Murray St. 83, E. Illinois 72 Valparaiso 78, Youngstown St. 62 Wisconsin 89, Ohio St. 66 SOUTHWEST Cent. Arkansas 89, Houston Baptist 78 Oral Roberts 94, S. Dakota St. 88 SE Louisiana 56, Abilene Christian 50 UTEP 88, FIU 87 UTSA 68, FAU 63 FAR WEST Arizona 91, Arizona St. 75 BYU 85, San Francisco 75 Cal St.-Fullerton 87, Cal Poly 74 California 69, Washington 59 Chicago St. 70, Utah Valley 61 E. Washington 92, Idaho St. 85 Gonzaga 93, Loyola Marymount 55 Montana 89, N. Colorado 68 New Mexico St. 81, Grand Canyon 69 North Dakota 90, Montana St. 85 Pacific 79, Pepperdine 74 Sacramento St. 88, S. Utah 83 Saint Mary's (Cal) 74, Portland 33 Santa Clara 59, San Diego 57 Stanford 84, Washington St. 54 UC Irvine 66, UC Santa Barbara 62 UC Riverside 61, UC Davis 55 UCLA 104, Colorado 89 UMKC 84, Seattle 68 Utah 86, Southern Cal 64 Weber St. 91, Idaho 66 ___

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    Dallas Stars' Radek Faksa (12) of the Czech Republic and the rest of the bench congratulate Stephen Johns (28) on his goal against the Detroit Red Wings in the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Goals by Klingberg and Johns rally Stars past Red Wings 5-2

    Defensemen John Klingberg and Stephen Johns scored goals 49 seconds apart in the second period and the Dallas Stars topped the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Thursday night

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    Sweat droplets fly as Gilles Muller of Luxembourg slaps himself in the face while playing Viktor Troiki of Serbia during their men's semifinal singles match at the Sydney International tennis tournament in Sydney Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

    Johanna Konta makes few mistakes en route to Sydney title

    Johanna Konta made up for two previous losses to Agnieszka Radwanska with a 6-4, 6-2 win in the Sydney International final on Friday

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    Jennings ($1.4M), Petricka ($825,00) agree with White Sox

    Reliever Dan Jennings agreed to a $1.4 million, one-year contract with the Chicago White Sox, and right-hander Jake Petricka struck an $825,000, one-year deal

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    Defending men's and woman's champions Serbia's Novak Djokovic, left, and Germany's Angelique Kerber pose with their trophies prior to the official draw ceremony ahead of the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

    Djokovic to open v Verdasco; Federer, Murray in same quarter

    Six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic drew a difficult first round against Fernando Verdasco, and Roger Federer ended up in same quarter as top-ranked Andy Murray, No. 5 Kei Nishikori and No. 10 Tomas Berdych

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    Barney, Carrera reach deals with Jays to avoid arbitration

    Darwin Barney agreed to a $2,887,500, one-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays to avoid salary arbitration, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said

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    Girls gymnastics scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 12, results
    High school girls gymnastics results from meets of Thursday, Jan. 12.

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    Wrestling scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 12, results
    High school wrestling results from meets of Thursday, Jan. 12.

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    Girls bowling scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 12, results
    High school girls bowling results from meets of Thursday, Jan. 12.

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    Girls basketball scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 12, results
    High school girls basketball results from games of Thursday, Jan. 12.

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    Boys swimming scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 12, results
    High school boys swimming results from meets of Thursday, Jan. 12.

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    Boys basketball scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 12, results
    High school boys basketball results from games of Thursday, Jan. 12.

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    Naperville Central’s aches hurt a little less

    Naperville Central edged cross-town rival Naperville North in a collegial girls gymnastics meet.

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    Win leaves Naperville North looking ahead

    Naperville North posted a wrestling win against Neuqua Valley, even while thinking about the upcoming DuPage Valley Conference meet.

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    Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, leaps into the glass as he celebrates his goal against the Boston Bruins during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

    Predators knock Tuukka Rask out of game, beat Bruins 2-1

    Filip Forsberg scored with 2:24 left in the second period, and the Nashville Predators beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Thursday night after Bruins' All-Star goalie Tuukka Rask was knocked out of the game

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    Girls gymnastics: Fremd goes for season-best 144.35

    Fremd’s girls gymnastics team roared to a season-best score of 144.35 on Thursday as the host Vikings topped Schaumburg (126.25) and Elk Grove (121.20).

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    Iowa forward Tyler Cook dunk over Purdue guard Carsen Edwards (3) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa won 83-78. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

    Jok, Iowa upend No. 17 Purdue 83-78

    Peter Jok scored 29 points with eight assists and six rebounds and Iowa rallied from a nine-point halftime deficit to beat No. 17 Purdue 83-78 on Thursday night

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    New York Knicks' Derrick Rose (25) drives past Chicago Bulls' Paul Zipser (16) as teammate Joakim Noah (13) and Robin Lopez (8) watch during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Knicks beat Bulls with big games from Anthony, Rose, Noah

    Carmelo Anthony had 23 points, nine rebounds and six assists, Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah had big games against their former team, and the New York Knicks beat the short-handed Chicago Bulls 104-89

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    FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 file photo, Washington Redskins offensive coordinator Sean McVay stands on the sideline during an NFL preseason football game against the Cleveland Browns in Cleveland. The Los Angeles Rams have made Sean McVay the youngest head coach in NFL history. The Rams on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 hired McVay, who turns 31 years old on Jan. 24. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

    LA Rams make Sean McVay youngest head coach in NFL history

    The Los Angeles Rams have made Sean McVay the youngest head coach in NFL history

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    New Orleans Pelicans forward Terrence Jones, left, and New Orleans Pelicans forward Dante Cunningham (33) double team Brooklyn Nets forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (24) as they sandwich him beneath the Nets basket in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in New York. The Pelicans defeated the Nets 104-95. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Pelicans, minus Davis, hand Nets 8th straight loss, 104-95

    Tyreke Evans scored a season-high 29 points and the New Orleans Pelicans, playing without All-Star big man Anthony Davis, defeated the reeling Brooklyn Nets 104-95

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    Mississippi State center Teaira McCowan (15) shoots a hook shot around Florida center Tyshara Fleming (24) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Starkville, Miss., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

    McCowan leads No. 4 Mississippi St over Florida 82-49

    Teaira McCowan scored a career-high 25 points, Victoria Vivians added 21 and No. 4 Mississippi State cruised to a 82-49 victory over Florida on Thursday night

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    Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask, right, of Finland, skates off the ice after being injured against the Nashville Predators during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 2-1. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

    Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask out of game after puck hit mask

    Boston coach Claude Julien says All-Star goaltender Tuukka Rask wasn't well enough to return after taking a slap shot off his mask in the throat in a 2-1 loss to Nashville on Thursday night

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    Result can’t dilute the memories

    While Waubonsie Valley-Metea Valley co-op celebrated its seniors, Lake Park celebrated a girls gymnastics victory.

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    New York Knicks' Derrick Rose (25) drives past Chicago Bulls' Robin Lopez (8) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Bulls can’t muster much effort against slumping Knicks

    The shorthanded Bulls offered no surprises against the slumping New York Knicks on Thursday. The Bulls made just 3 of 18 shots from 3-point range and fell meekly 104-89 at Madison Square Garden

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    Local, Bears connections to watch in NFL playoffs this weekend

    Nw England Patriots lead the way with #Bears and local connections in NFL divisional-round playoff games.

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    St. Edward has easy time with Timothy Christian

    St. Edward rolled to a 59-32 Metro Suburban Blue girls basketball win over Timothy Christian Thursday night in Elgin.

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    Burlington Central hoping for repeat title at MLK tournament

    The Burlington Central boys basketball team seeks a repeat title at its own tournament over the Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend.

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    Carmel gets back on winning track against LFA

    Carmel Catholic’s girls basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak by topping visiting Lake Forest Academy 44-37 on Thursday in nonconference play.

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    No kidding: Schaffner’s 536 series leads Fremd to win

    Sophomore Isaly Schaffner helped lead Fremd’s girls bowling team to a big Mid-Suburban League victory on Thursday night at Arlington Lanes. She fired a 536 series, the best of the match, as Fremd defeated Wheeling 9-0.

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    Geneva (16-0) sets program record for best start

    Geneva’s boys basketball team set a program record for best start to a season Thursday night when the Vikings vbeat Woodstock 49-38 to make them 16-0.

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    David Proffitt has resigned as Lake Zurich's football coach.

    Lake Zurich's Proffitt hopes resignation brings closure

    Lake Zurich football coach David Proffitt has resigned, saying he hopes his exit helps bring closure to a hazing incident and allows for progress for the team.

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    Women's Top 25 Capsules

    Women's Top 25 Capsules

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    Duke's Faith Suggs tries to keep the ball from North Carolina's Paris Kea during an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Durham, N.C. (Bernard Thomas/The Herald-Sun via AP)

    Odom leads No. 22 Duke women past Tar Heels 70-58

    Leaonna Odom scored 15 points and No. 12 Duke used a dominant second quarter to defeat North Carolina 70-58 on Thursday night

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    Mia Lakstigala

    Naperville Central junior reaches 1,000

    Mia Lakstigala scored her 1,00th varsity point, leading Naperville Central to a DuPage Valley Conference girls basketball victory against archrival Naperville North.

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    Freshmen Young, Dixon lead Larkin to win

    Freshmen Brianna Young and Aaliyah Dixon scored 13 points each Thursday night to lead the Larkin girls basketball team to a 39-29 win over Westminster Christian in the Elgin City Classic.

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    Metea Valley’s Josh LaBarbera, top, pins Lake Park’s Sean Butler in the 160 pound weight class during a match in Aurora.

    Labarbera sets tone for Metea Valley victory

    Metea Valley picked up a DuPage Valley Conference wrestling victory against Lake Park.

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    Philadelphia Flyers' Sean Couturier (14) scores a goal past Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Miller (30) as Alex Biega (55) looks on during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    Giroux's shootout goal leads Flyers over Canucks 5-4

    Claude Giroux scored the only goal in the shootout to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night

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    College Basketball Scores

    Thursday, Jan. 12EAST Bryant 77, Wagner 66 Jacksonville 82, NJIT 81 LIU Brooklyn 60, CCSU 49 La Salle 87, Rhode Island 75 Mount St. Mary's 77, Fairleigh Dickinson 70 Northeastern 92, Drexel 75 Sacred Heart 87, St. Francis Brooklyn 75 Siena 81, Quinnipiac 74 St. Francis (Pa.) 77, Robert Morris 57 Towson 83, Delaware 56 SOUTH Belmont 84, Morehead St. 78 Coll. of Charleston 53, James Madison 51 Elon 96, Hofstra 80 Florida Gulf Coast 78, Kennesaw St. 75 Georgia Tech 75, Clemson 63 Lipscomb 94, Stetson 68 Louisiana Tech 79, Charlotte 73 Middle Tennessee 69, Marshall 57 North Florida 73, SC-Upstate 65 Northwestern St. 86, Nicholls 81 Notre Dame 67, Miami 62 Old Dominion 54, Southern Miss. 50 Sam Houston St. 70, New Orleans 68 Tennessee St. 63, E. Kentucky 49 UAB 72, W. Kentucky 54 UNC-Greensboro 83, ETSU 79 UNC-Wilmington 101, William & Mary 77 VMI 79, W. Carolina 78 MIDWEST CS Bakersfield 88, Rio Grande 81 Cincinnati 66, SMU 64 Green Bay 78, Wright St. 61 Ill.-Chicago 59, Cleveland St. 54 Milwaukee 68, N. Kentucky 58 Murray St. 83, E. Illinois 72 Valparaiso 78, Youngstown St. 62 Wisconsin 89, Ohio St. 66 SOUTHWEST Cent. Arkansas 89, Houston Baptist 78 Oral Roberts 94, S. Dakota St. 88 SE Louisiana 56, Abilene Christian 50 UTSA 68, FAU 63 FAR WEST Montana 89, N. Colorado 68 Sacramento St. 88, S. Utah 83 Weber St. 91, Idaho 66 ___

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    Rosary stifles DePaul

    Rosary accomplished a couple goals Thursday night when it hosted DePaul Prep in GCAC White action in Aurora.

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    Wheaton Warrenville South will host a boys basketball tournament this weekend with several top teams playing.

    Eyes on Five: We’re back and looking ahead

    Eyes on Five returns for another season of DuPage County basketball. Kevin Schmit and Orrin Schwarz are back to bring you the latest news in boys and girls hoops.

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    Super sophomore Johnny Roeser is becoming Carmel Catholic’s go-to guy.

    Growth continues past parental hurdle for Carmel's Roeser

    Carmel Catholic’s Johnny Roeser credits his basketball-playing dad with some of the skill development that’s helped make him an impact player as a sophomore.

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    Matt Burns

    St. Charles East kicker Burns transferring to IMG in Florida

    An afternoon of internet browsing paid off in a big way for St. Charles East resident Meg Lietz and her son Matt Burns, who recently accepted an offer to kick for IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.

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    Mundelein’s Brandon Kavanaugh competes in the 200 IM against Warren on Thursday in Gurnee.

    Mundelein, Warren stay focused on seasonal goals

    Mundelein’s boys swimming and diving team topped Warren on Thursday, but both programs are trying to stay focused on their end-of-season goals.

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    Westminster Christian will continue to play football this fall, but the Warriors will do so as an eight-player team in the new Stateline Eight-Man Football League, which includes several small schools from northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin.

    Westminster Christian will play 8-player football this fall

    Elgin’s Westminster Christian is one of a number of small schools that have committed to play eight-player football beginning this fall.

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    Murray St. pulls away from E. Illinois for an 83-72 win

    Terrell Miller Jr. scored 18 points and had a career-high 14 rebounds, and Jonathan Stark and Bryce Jones each scored 17 as Murray State defeated Eastern Illinois 83-72 on Thursday night

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    Pittsburgh Penguins' Scott Wilson falls to the ice with Ottawa Senators' Chris Wideman during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Condon makes 29 saves, Senators beat Penguins 4-1

    Mike Condon made 29 saves to help the Ottawa Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Thursday night

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    No. 7 Florida State women rally to beat No. 9 Louisville

    Shakayla Thomas scored 24 points, including four during a key fourth-period run, to lead No. 7 Florida State to a 72-65 win over No. 9 Louisville on Thursday

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    Elgin’s Marco Otero battles Larkin’s Alex Calderon at 160 pounds Thursday night during varsity wrestling action at Chesbrough Field House in Elgin.

    Larkin downs Elgin to keep Crossface Classic trophy

    Larkin’s wrestling team earned a 46-25 win over Elgin Thursday night in the annual Crossface Classic at Elgin’s Chesbrough Field House.

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    Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) makes the save on a shot by Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel (15) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Tampa, Fla.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

    Bishop returns, Palat gets 2 goals, Lightning top Sabres 4-2

    Ben Bishop made 24 saves in his return after missing nine games with a lower-body injury, Ondrej Palat had two goals and an assist, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 on Thursday night

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    FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2007, file photo, Indianapolis Colts head coach Tony Dungy, right, hugs Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith at the end of the Super Bowl XLI football game at Dolphin Stadium in Miami. NFL coaching trees are such that it's rare when any game doesn't feature someone who worked for someone. Perhaps the ultimate mentor/student matchup came in the 2007 Super Bowl: Dungy vs. Lovie Smith. (AP Photo/David Duprey, File)

    Mentor vs. disciple doesn't provide a comfort zone

    Tony Dungy learned a critical lesson during his Hall of Fame coaching career

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    BC-BKC--Murray St.-E. Illinois Box

    BC-BKC--Murray St.-E. Illinois Box MURRAY ST. 83, E. ILLINOIS 72MURRAY ST. (9-9) Miller 7-12 1-2 18, Sanchious 4-4 0-1 8, B.Jones 3-10 9-9 17, Stark 6-17 2-4 17, Croaker 1-9 7-8 9, Dupree 1-3 3-4 5, Griffin 0-0 0-0 0, McGhee 2-3 4-4 9. Totals 24-58 26-32 83. E. ILLINOIS (9-8) Dama 5-11 5-7 15, Lewis 3-9 0-1 8, Goodwin 5-14 0-0 14, McReynolds 4-10 0-0 9, Crossland 8-14 1-3 18, Muldoon 1-3 0-0 2, Kuligoski 0-1 0-0 0, Diallo 0-1 0-0 0, Teson 2-4 0-0 6. Totals 28-67 6-11 72. Halftime_Murray St. 41-39. 3-Point Goals_Murray St. 9-15 (Miller 3-3, Stark 3-6, B.Jones 2-2, McGhee 1-2, Croaker 0-2), E. Illinois 10-24 (Goodwin 4-6, Teson 2-4, Lewis 2-7, Crossland 1-2, McReynolds 1-4, Kuligoski 0-1). Fouled Out_Muldoon, Crossland, Dupree. Rebounds_Murray St. 43 (Miller 14), E. Illinois 32 (Dama 9). Assists_Murray St. 14 (B.Jones, Stark 4), E. Illinois 18 (Lewis 8). Total Fouls_Murray St. 17, E. Illinois 22. A_1,531 (5,400).

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    BC-BKC--Murray St.-E. Illinois Long Box

    BC-BKC--Murray St.-E. Illinois Long Box MURRAY ST. 83, E. ILLINOIS 72FGFTRebMURRAY ST.MinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSMiller387-121-22-142418Sanchious264-40-12-4048Croaker301-97-84-7319B.Jones363-109-91-34017Stark366-172-40-54117McGhee212-34-40-3019Dupree131-33-43-7155Griffin--0-00-00-0010Totals20024-5826-3212-43141783 Percentages: FG .414, FT .813. 3-Point Goals: 9-15, .600 (Miller 3-3, Stark 3-6, B.Jones 2-2, McGhee 1-2, Croaker 0-2). Team Rebounds: 3. Team Turnovers: 13 (7 PTS). Blocked Shots: 0. Turnovers: 13 (Stark 4, Miller 3, Croaker 2, Dupree 2, B.Jones, Sanchious). Steals: 4 (B.Jones 2, Croaker, Stark). Technical Fouls: None. FGFTRebE. ILLINOISMinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSDama345-115-74-91415Goodwin335-140-00-12414Lewis353-90-10-1818McReynolds284-100-02-4319Crossland338-141-31-82518Teson202-40-00-3216Muldoon111-30-02-4052Kuligoski40-10-01-1000Diallo20-10-00-1010Totals20028-676-1110-32182272 Percentages: FG .418, FT .545. 3-Point Goals: 10-24, .417 (Goodwin 4-6, Teson 2-4, Lewis 2-7, Crossland 1-2, McReynolds 1-4, Kuligoski 0-1). Team Rebounds: 1. Team Turnovers: 12 (7 PTS). Blocked Shots: 3 (Dama 3). Turnovers: 12 (Crossland 4, Dama 2, Goodwin 2, Lewis 2, McReynolds, Teson). Steals: 4 (Goodwin 2, Crossland, McReynolds). Technical Fouls: None. Murray St.4142-83E. Illinois3933-72 A_1,531 (5,400).

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    Atlanta United to play 12 of first 20 games on road

    Atlanta United will play 12 of its first 20 games on the road before its debut at Mercedes-Benz Stadium against Orlando on July 30

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    BRUCE MILES/bmiles@dailyherald.com Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras, left, and first baseman Anthony Rizzo volunteered to paint a sign at Northwest Middle School during the Cubs caravan on Thursday.

    Rizzo now looking forward to what’s ahead for Chicago Cubs

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo says the world champions are looking forward to this weekend’s fan convention and Monday’s visit to the White House as they prepare for the 2017 baseball season.

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    UIC uses 24-7 run to pull away from Cleveland State, 59-54

    Godwin Boahen scored seven of 10 points during a 24-7 second-half run to help Illinois-Chicago beat Cleveland State 59-54 on Thursday night

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    BC-BKC--Ill.-Chicago-Cleveland St. Box

    BC-BKC--Ill.-Chicago-Cleveland St. Box ILL.-CHICAGO 59, CLEVELAND ST. 54ILL.-CHICAGO (9-8) Santos 2-7 3-4 7, Odiase 2-4 2-5 6, Kolawole 3-9 2-4 8, Ferguson 2-10 2-3 6, Boahen 4-6 0-0 10, Robinson 4-5 3-6 11, Guice 0-1 0-0 0, Matthews 4-7 0-0 11, Ottey 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 21-49 12-22 59. CLEVELAND ST. (5-12) Flannigan 2-7 0-2 4, Word 4-10 0-0 10, Edwards 4-9 4-6 13, K.Thomas 0-6 1-2 1, Wright 0-0 1-1 1, Hairston 4-9 0-0 10, Sloan 1-1 1-2 3, Ji.Blount 1-2 0-2 3, Clayborne 0-0 0-0 0, Carpenter 3-5 0-0 7, Hasbargen 0-0 0-0 0, Maxwell 1-2 0-0 2, Hales 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 20-51 7-15 54. Halftime_Cleveland St. 23-20. 3-Point Goals_Ill.-Chicago 5-14 (Matthews 3-4, Boahen 2-4, Kolawole 0-1, Guice 0-1, Ferguson 0-1, Santos 0-3), Cleveland St. 7-20 (Word 2-5, Hairston 2-7, Carpenter 1-1, Ji.Blount 1-2, Edwards 1-4, K.Thomas 0-1). Fouled Out_None. Rebounds_Ill.-Chicago 36 (Santos 9), Cleveland St. 28 (Edwards 6). Assists_Ill.-Chicago 10 (Santos, Ferguson 3), Cleveland St. 11 (Edwards 4). Total Fouls_Ill.-Chicago 18, Cleveland St. 16. A_1,393 (13,610).

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    BC-BKC--Ill.-Chicago-Cleveland St. Long Box

    BC-BKC--Ill.-Chicago-Cleveland St. Long Box ILL.-CHICAGO 59, CLEVELAND ST. 54FGFTRebILL.-CHICAGOMinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSSantos232-73-41-9347Odiase252-42-52-5026Boahen244-60-00-02410Ferguson352-102-30-4336Kolawole273-92-41-4128Robinson194-53-62-70011Matthews184-70-01-30111Ottey150-00-00-2010Guice140-10-00-2110Totals20021-4912-227-36101859 Percentages: FG .429, FT .545. 3-Point Goals: 5-14, .357 (Matthews 3-4, Boahen 2-4, Ferguson 0-1, Guice 0-1, Kolawole 0-1, Santos 0-3). Team Rebounds: 3. Team Turnovers: 20 (22 PTS). Blocked Shots: 4 (Odiase 3, Ferguson). Turnovers: 20 (Ottey 5, Boahen 4, Ferguson 4, Matthews 2, Odiase 2, Guice, Kolawole, Santos). Steals: 9 (Odiase 3, Ferguson 2, Kolawole, Matthews, Ottey, Santos). Technical Fouls: None. FGFTRebCLEVELAND ST.MinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSFlannigan232-70-20-3034Edwards354-94-62-64013K.Thomas250-61-20-1231Word324-100-01-51110Wright70-01-10-2001Ji.Blount161-20-20-1113Hairston164-90-00-41310Carpenter153-50-00-0107Sloan131-11-21-3033Maxwell91-20-00-1022Hales80-00-00-2000Clayborne10-00-00-0000Hasbargen-----010Totals20020-517-154-28111654 Percentages: FG .392, FT .467. 3-Point Goals: 7-20, .350 (Word 2-5, Hairston 2-7, Carpenter 1-1, Ji.Blount 1-2, Edwards 1-4, K.Thomas 0-1). Team Rebounds: 2. Team Turnovers: 19 (16 PTS). Blocked Shots: 1 (Flannigan). Turnovers: 19 (Flannigan 4, Maxwell 4, Edwards 3, K.Thomas 2, Word 2, Wright 2, Carpenter, Ji.Blount). Steals: 11 (Edwards 2, Hairston 2, Word 2, Carpenter, Ji.Blount, K.Thomas, Maxwell, Sloan). Technical Fouls: None.

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    Miami guard Davon Reed, left, and Notre Dame guard Steve Vasturia (32) vie for a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Coral Gables, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

    No. 20 Fighting Irish rally late to beat Miami 67-62

    V.J. Beachem sank the go-ahead basket and made the clinching steal as No. 20 Notre Dame rallied from a four-point deficit in the final 2 1/2 minutes to beat Miami 67-62 on Thursday

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    BC-BKC--Notre Dame-Miami Long Box

    BC-BKC--Notre Dame-Miami Long Box NOTRE DAME 67, MIAMI 62FGFTRebNOTRE DAMEMinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSBeachem364-114-52-40113Colson292-123-32-11018Geben153-40-01-3106Farrell365-143-41-46315Vasturia355-100-01-66110Pflueger241-42-20-1025Gibbs131-50-00-1222Torres84-50-02-2018Ryan40-20-00-0000Totals20025-6712-149-32151167 Percentages: FG .373, FT .857. 3-Point Goals: 5-20, .250 (Farrell 2-6, Colson 1-2, Pflueger 1-3, Beachem 1-5, Gibbs 0-1, Vasturia 0-1, Ryan 0-2). Team Rebounds: 6. Team Turnovers: 5 (17 PTS). Blocked Shots: 1 (Farrell). Turnovers: 5 (Colson, Farrell, Geben, Pflueger, Vasturia). Steals: 9 (Colson 2, Pflueger 2, Vasturia 2, Beachem, Gibbs, Torres). Technical Fouls: None. FGFTRebMIAMIMinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSHuell101-10-00-0002Murphy323-71-25-12027Brown302-61-32-9117Newton365-164-51-31214Reed389-171-20-63121Lawrence252-91-27-9116Vasiljevic191-60-00-0123Izundu101-10-01-4032Totals20024-638-1416-4371262 Percentages: FG .381, FT .571. 3-Point Goals: 6-18, .333 (Brown 2-3, Reed 2-7, Lawrence 1-2, Vasiljevic 1-5, Newton 0-1). Team Rebounds: 4. Team Turnovers: 13 (7 PTS). Blocked Shots: 12 (Brown 3, Izundu 3, Reed 3, Murphy 2, Lawrence). Turnovers: 13 (Brown 4, Reed 4, Newton 3, Lawrence, Murphy). Steals: 3 (Brown, Lawrence, Vasiljevic). Technical Fouls: None. Notre Dame2839-67Miami2834-62 A_7,972 (7,972).

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    BC-BKC--T25-Notre Dame-Miami Box

    BC-BKC--T25-Notre Dame-Miami Box No. 20 NOTRE DAME 67, MIAMI 62NOTRE DAME (15-2) Colson 2-12 3-3 8, Geben 3-4 0-0 6, Beachem 4-11 4-5 13, Farrell 5-14 3-4 15, Vasturia 5-10 0-0 10, Ryan 0-2 0-0 0, Torres 4-5 0-0 8, Pflueger 1-4 2-2 5, Gibbs 1-5 0-0 2. Totals 25-67 12-14 67. MIAMI (11-4) Huell 1-1 0-0 2, Murphy 3-7 1-2 7, Brown 2-6 1-3 7, Reed 9-17 1-2 21, Newton 5-16 4-5 14, Izundu 1-1 0-0 2, Lawrence 2-9 1-2 6, Vasiljevic 1-6 0-0 3. Totals 24-63 8-14 62. Halftime_28-28. 3-Point Goals_Notre Dame 5-20 (Farrell 2-6, Colson 1-2, Pflueger 1-3, Beachem 1-5, Gibbs 0-1, Vasturia 0-1, Ryan 0-2), Miami 6-18 (Brown 2-3, Reed 2-7, Lawrence 1-2, Vasiljevic 1-5, Newton 0-1). Fouled Out_None. Rebounds_Notre Dame 32 (Colson 11), Miami 43 (Murphy 12). Assists_Notre Dame 15 (Farrell, Vasturia 6), Miami 7 (Reed 3). Total Fouls_Notre Dame 11, Miami 12. A_7,972 (7,972).

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    South Carolina center Alaina Coates (41) attempts a shot against Georgia forward Mackenzie Engram (33) and Caliya Robinson (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

    Cuevas-Moore leads No. 5 South Carolina to 66-63 win

    Bianca Cuevas-Moore had a career-high 25 points and No. 5 South Carolina held off Georgia 66-63 on Thursday night without injured All-American A'ja Wilson

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    Peterson scores record 45, Orange beat No. 23 NC St women

    Alexis Peterson scored 28 of her school-record 45 points in the second half and Syracuse took control in the fourth quarter to defeat No. 23 North Carolina State 85-75 on Thursday night

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    Arike Ogunbowale helps No. 6 Notre Dame women rout Pitt

    Arike Ogunbowale matched her career high with five 3-pointers and scored 19 points to help No. 6 Notre Dame rout Pittsburgh 86-54 on Thursday night

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    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis leaves the court after he was injured in a collision with New York Knicks' Kyle O'Quinn during the second half of an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. Davis had 40 points and 18 rebounds before leaving with a left hip injury after a hard foul in the Pelicans' 110-96 victory. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Pelicans star Anthony Davis out with bruised left hip

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis didn't suit up for Thursday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets because of an injured left hip

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    Mississippi forward Shequila Joseph (11) is defended by Tennessee guard Meme Jackson (10) during an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Oxford, Miss. (Bruce Newman/The Oxford Eagle via AP)

    Ole Miss women beat Tennessee for first time since 1996

    Madinah Muhammad scored 21 points Thursday as Mississippi defeated Tennessee 67-62 to beat the Lady Volunteers for the first time since 1996 and end a 28-game losing streak in this series

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    Bauer, Indians agree to $3.55M deal, avoid arbitration

    Right-hander Trevor Bauer and the Cleveland Indians avoided salary by agreeing Thursday to a $3.55 million, one-year contract, more than double the $1,697,500 he earned last year

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    BC-BKC--Notre Dame-Miami Long Box

    BC-BKC--Notre Dame-Miami Long Box NOTRE DAME 67, MIAMI 62FGFTRebNOTRE DAMEMinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSBeachem364-114-52-40113Colson292-123-32-11018Geben153-40-01-3106Farrell365-143-41-46315Vasturia355-100-01-66110Pflueger241-42-20-1025Gibbs131-50-00-1222Torres84-50-02-2018Ryan40-20-00-0000Totals20025-6712-149-32151167 Percentages: FG .373, FT .857. 3-Point Goals: 5-20, .250 (Farrell 2-6, Colson 1-2, Pflueger 1-3, Beachem 1-5, Gibbs 0-1, Vasturia 0-1, Ryan 0-2). Team Rebounds: 8. Team Turnovers: 5 (0 PTS). Blocked Shots: 1 (Farrell). Turnovers: 5 (Colson, Farrell, Geben, Pflueger, Vasturia). Steals: 9 (Beachem 2, Colson 2, Pflueger 2, Gibbs, Torres, Vasturia). Technical Fouls: None. FGFTRebMIAMIMinM-AM-AO-TAPFPTSHuell101-10-00-0002Murphy323-71-25-12027Brown302-61-32-9117Newton355-164-51-31214Reed389-171-20-63121Lawrence252-91-27-9116Vasiljevic191-60-00-0123Izundu101-10-01-4032Totals20024-638-1416-4371262 Percentages: FG .381, FT .571. 3-Point Goals: 6-18, .333 (Brown 2-3, Reed 2-7, Lawrence 1-2, Vasiljevic 1-5, Newton 0-1). Team Rebounds: 5. Team Turnovers: 13 (0 PTS). Blocked Shots: 12 (Brown 3, Izundu 3, Reed 3, Murphy 2, Lawrence). Turnovers: 13 (Brown 4, Reed 4, Newton 3, Lawrence, Murphy). Steals: 3 (Brown, Lawrence, Vasiljevic). Technical Fouls: None. Notre Dame2839-67Miami2834-62

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    BC-BKC--T25-Notre Dame-Miami Box

    BC-BKC--T25-Notre Dame-Miami Box No. 20 NOTRE DAME 67, MIAMI 62NOTRE DAME (15-2) Colson 2-12 3-3 8, Geben 3-4 0-0 6, Beachem 4-11 4-5 13, Farrell 5-14 3-4 15, Vasturia 5-10 0-0 10, Ryan 0-2 0-0 0, Torres 4-5 0-0 8, Pflueger 1-4 2-2 5, Gibbs 1-5 0-0 2. Totals 25-67 12-14 67. MIAMI (11-4) Huell 1-1 0-0 2, Murphy 3-7 1-2 7, Brown 2-6 1-3 7, Reed 9-17 1-2 21, Newton 5-16 4-5 14, Izundu 1-1 0-0 2, Lawrence 2-9 1-2 6, Vasiljevic 1-6 0-0 3. Totals 24-63 8-14 62. Halftime_28-28. 3-Point Goals_Notre Dame 5-20 (Farrell 2-6, Colson 1-2, Pflueger 1-3, Beachem 1-5, Gibbs 0-1, Vasturia 0-1, Ryan 0-2), Miami 6-18 (Brown 2-3, Reed 2-7, Lawrence 1-2, Vasiljevic 1-5, Newton 0-1). Fouled Out_None. Rebounds_Notre Dame 32 (Colson 11), Miami 43 (Murphy 12). Assists_Notre Dame 15 (Farrell, Vasturia 6), Miami 7 (Reed 3). Total Fouls_Notre Dame 11, Miami 12.

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    Hoiberg clarifies Rondo’s role

    According to Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg on Thursday, Rajon Rondo’s role has gone from permanent fixture on the bench like he was for 5½ games to now the lead point guard with the second unit as he was again against the Knicks.

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    Jets interviewing Broncos' Studesville for OC vacancy

    The New York Jets are interviewing Denver Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville for their offensive coordinator job

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    Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford, right, blocks a shot by Nashville Predators left wing Austin Watson during the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Goalies could be focus tonight in Chicago Blackhawks game

    Patrick Kane and Alex Ovechkin are still the headliners, but the goalie matchup Friday between the Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals is another enticing subplot.

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    Steve Lundy/slundy@dailyherald.com Chicago Bears wide receiver Kevin White runs after a catch during their game Sunday, October 12 at Soldier Field in Chicago.

    If Chicago Bears only had some certainty with receiving corps

    There are some big “ifs” that will determine what kind of receiving corps the Chicago Bears have in 2017 and how seriously they will address adding help in the off-season. Deciding whether to sign wide receiver Alshon Jeffery to a long-term deal is a top priority according to general manager Ryan Pace.

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    Jets' Williams takes place of Raiders' Mack in Pro Bowl

    New York Jets defensive lineman Leonard Williams is replacing injured Oakland Raiders pass rusher Khalil Mack in the Pro Bowl

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    Philadelphia 76ers' Ersan Ilyasova, bottom, tries to take a shot from beneath New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    Porzingis out for Knicks against short-handed Bulls

    Kristaps Porzingis is out again for the New York Knicks with a sore left Achilles tendon, while rookie Paul Zipser is making his first career start for the short-handed Chicago Bulls

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    FILE - This May, 2003 file photo shows what was then known as Home Depot Center, renamed in June of that year to StubHub Center, In Carson, Calif. Currently home to the MLS Los Angeles Galaxy soccer team, StubHub Center will become the temporary home of the Los Angeles Chargers NFL football team when it moves to Los Angeles in the fall of 2017. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

    Chargers' next move? Chasing respect in sports-saturated LA

    The Chargers were the top story in Los Angeles for about four hours

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    Photo courtesy Chicago Mustangs/Daniel Bartel Schaumburg native Ephraim Beard helps anchor the defense for the Chicago Mustangs of the Major Arena Soccer League. The Mustangs host Milwaukee on Saturday night at Sears Centre Arena.

    Schaumburg’s Beard finds a home with Chicago Mustangs

    He grew up in the suburbs, but everything about Ephraim “Easy” Beard, a 27-year-old defender for the Chicago Mustangs indoor soccer club, screams Windy City, which is fitting for a player that dons a jersey resembling the Chicago flag with four red stars, light-blue trim and white.

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    Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, right, and Philadelphia 76ers' T.J. McConnell celebrate after McDonnell's game-winning basket during an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 98-97. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    Embiid has Philadelphia hitting 'like' button on 76ers

    Joel Embiid has become a social-media sensation and an All-Star candidate for the Philadelphia 76ers

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    Real Madrid's coach Zidane, celebrates with Real Madrid's players after scored Marco Asensio during a Spain's King's Cup soccer match between Real Madrid and Sevilla at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium, in Seville, Spain on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Angel Fernandez)

    Real Madrid sets Spanish record of 40 unbeaten games

    With a remarkable injury time goal, Real Madrid salvaged a 3-3 draw against Sevilla in the Copa del Rey to set a Spanish record of 40 consecutive games unbeaten on Thursday

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    Florida State receiver Rudolph leaving early for NFL draft

    Wide receiver Travis Rudolph, who has led Florida State in receiving the past two seasons, will forego his final season of eligibility to enter the NFL draft

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    Wisconsin's Lavelle goes No. 1 to the Boston Breakers

    With the top pick in the National Women's Soccer League college draft on Thursday, the Boston Breakers selected Rose Lavelle out of Wisconsin

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    Clemson's Swinney says OL Fruhmorgen to transfer

    Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said offensive lineman Jake Fruhmorgen will transfer from the program

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    Denver's Gary Harris, left, tries to block Indiana's Paul George during the NBA basketball match between Indiana Pacers and Denver Nuggets in London, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

    Jokic, Chandler help Nuggets roll past Pacers in London

    Nikola Jokic had 22 points and 10 rebounds and the Denver Nuggets emphatically ended a five-game losing streak with a 140-112 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Thursday night in London in the NBA's Global Games series

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    FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2015, file photo, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) grabs a pass against Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields (37) during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game in Green Bay, Wis. Bryant still gets stopped all the time by people who are sure the refs blew the replay on the Dallas receiver’s famous catch that wasn’t. (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke, File)

    Cowboys' Bryant faces Packers again after catch that wasn't

    Dez Bryant still gets stopped all the time by people who are sure officials blew the replay on the Dallas receiver's famous catch that wasn't in a playoff loss at Green Bay two years ago

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    Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner talks to reporters, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Renton, Wash. The Seahawks will play the Atlanta Falcons in an NFL football NFC playoff game, Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Understanding the pass game was big in Wagner's evolution

    Listing all the ways Seattle linebacker Bobby Wagner believes he's a better player than four years ago when the Seahawks last came across the Atlanta Falcons in the postseason would be lengthy

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    Vance Joseph responds to questions after he was introduced as the new head coach of the Denver Broncos NFL football team during a news conference at the team's headquarters Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    New Broncos coach has a tough act to follow

    New Broncos head coach Vance Joseph steps into a job in which there is no honeymoon

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    FILE - In this Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, a San Diego Chargers helmet sits on the field before a preseason NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, in San Diego. The Chargers are moving to Los Angeles, where they will join the recently relocated Rams in giving the nation's second-largest media market two NFL teams for the first time in decades. The announcement was made Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy, FIle)

    Top moments in San Diego Chargers history

    The San Diego Chargers ceased to exist Thursday

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    New England Patriots wide receiver Michael Floyd stretches while warming up during an NFL football practice, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

    Newcomer Floyd could be X-factor for Patriots in playoffs

    The New England Patriots gave Michael Floyd a fresh start last month when they signed the receiver just a day after he was waived by the Arizona Cardinals following a DUI arrest

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    Cardinals re-sign defensive tackle Josh Mauro to 2-year deal

    The Arizona Cardinals re-signed defensive tackle Josh Mauro to a two-year contract Thursday

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    Dolphins assistant Burke promoted to defensive coordinator

    Miami Dolphins linebackers coach Matt Burke has been promoted to defensive coordinator as a replacement for Vance Joseph, the Denver Broncos' new head coach

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    Chargers decision to move to LA, new logo draw reaction

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    Detroit Lions Executive Vice President & General Manager Bob Quinn addresses the media, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Allen Park, Mich. More than a year after he was hired, Quinn looks ahead to next season and back at his first in charge of an NFL team. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

    Bob Quinn regrets something he said as rookie GM with Lions

    Bob Quinn regrets something he said as a rookie general manager with the Detroit Lions

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    A-League leaders Sydney sign Dutch defender Jordy Buijs

    A-League leader Sydney FC has signed Dutch defender Jordy Buijs to the end of the season

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    Fans hold up signs for Connecticut's 90 game win streak at the end of an NCAA college basketball game against South Florida, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    UConn streak among best in sports history

    UConn's women's basketball team is on the verge of winning its 91st straight game, which would break its own NCAA Division I record that was set between 2008 and 2010

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    FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 file photo, Gracie Gold competes in women's short program at the Skate America figure skating event, in Hoffman Estates, Ill. American figure skater Gracie Gold says she never could have imagined the scope of Russian doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, where Adelina Sotnikova won a surprising gold medal for the host nation. Gold said during a conference call on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, ahead of next week’s U.S. championships that she hasn’t kept up with the Russian doping investigation, but added that “I’ve always chosen to skate clean". (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

    US figure skater Gold had no inkling of Russian doping

    American figure skater Gracie Gold says she never could have imagined the scope of Russian doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, where Adelina Sotnikova won a surprising gold medal for the host nation

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    Georgia Southwestern State women's soccer coach resigns

    Georgia Southwestern State's women's soccer coach has resigned

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    Editorial: Testing for lead in school drinking water

    In this editorial, the Daily Herald congratulates the Illinois General Assembly on a common sense requirement to test drinking water in the state’s schools for lead contamination.

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    IDOT wants to add a tolled lane in each direction of the Eisenhower Expressway between Mannheim Road and Austin Avenue.

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    A mass murderer’s last act

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    Six questions about the Russia hacking report

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    The myth of liberal bias in the press
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    Turnabout is fair play
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    Development doesn’t pay its way!
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    Obama will still pardon Blagojevich
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    Ugly politics rears head in Rutland Twp.
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