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May 22, 2010 in Sports
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The Spokane Shock/Utah Blaze match-up opened with the Rockstar Energy Drink Spokane Shock Dance Team and Shox the Fox Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Harrison Nikolao rambles past the Utah Blaze’s Antonio Malone (20) into the corner among the fans for a touchdown Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Kyle Rowley, the QB and also the point after holder, gets some love from the fans after a touchdown and point after Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Raul Vijil can’t get his hands on this endzone pass, but he did get several throughout the game against the Utah Blaze and Patrick Body, right, Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Utah Blaze’s return specialist loses track of a kickoff because of an odd endzone bounce and gets some unwanted help from the fans until he can track it down again Saturday, May 22, 2010 during the Blaze-Shock match up at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Richard Clebert, left, pursues Utah Blaze’s quarterback Brett Elliot out of the pocket, forcing him to throw it away Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Travis Williams, left, can’t do anything to stop Utah’s Chris Francies from hauling in an early pass for a touchdown Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s coach Rob Keefe, center top, leaps in celebrate with player Alex Teems (1) after the first play in which Teems hit a Utah Blaze return specialist knocking the ball loose so teammate Aaron Robbins (partly hidden at left) could fall on it in the endzone for a touchdown Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Raul Vijil celebrates a touchdown with a backflip Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Ben McCombs tries to get in the face of Utah Blaze quarterback Brett Elliot, left, as he fights past Damian Walker Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Raul Vijil yanks down one of his several receiving touchdowns over Utah’s Tour’e Carter Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.

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Spokane Shock’s Quorey Payne gets caught by a cadre of Utah Blaze players after an odd bounce kept him in the endzone too long Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Spokane Arena.