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    Volunteers say keys, credit cards common on streets after Hoopfest

    It’s amazing what will slip out of your pocket when you’re shooting jumpers. This weekend, credit cards, keys, wallets, phones and a gun magazine were among the items left on … 12

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    SportsCenter to broadcast live from Hoopfest

      Spokane is ready for its close-up. For three hours this morning, the nation will be getting its sports news from the intersection of Stevens Street and Spokane Falls Boulevard, where … 1

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    Former national champion takes on Hoopfest for first time

      While it wasn’t exactly a scene from “Hoosiers,” Steve Eyl, who helped Indiana win the 1987 national championship, played in his first Hoopfest Saturday and helped former tournament director Rick …

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    Dustin Johnson takes leave of absence from golf

    Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf. In a statement Thursday, the 30-year-old Johnson said the break is “necessary to improve my mental health, physical well-being and …

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    Hoopfest 2015: 120 Sports, Desert Horse win men’s elite titles

    A team of Northwestern University graduates lost their final game on Saturday so had to fight their way through eight grueling games under punishing conditions Sunday to defeat the defending …

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    Ben Crenshaw gives it one last try at Augusta

    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth were already on the 18th green, ready to hit a few putts. Ben Crenshaw was back down the fairway, still 100 yards …

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    Ironman and Hoopfest set for weekend roast

    At what point does an Ironman melt? This weekend could reveal the answer. Record heat is expected to roast the region as tens of thousands of people head outside for … 1

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    SportsCenter to broadcast passion of Hoopfest Sunday morning

    Spokane is ready for its close-up. For three hours this morning, the nation will be getting its sports news from the intersection of Stevens Street and Spokane Falls Boulevard, where …

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    Lochte’s day in Barcelona one for ages

    SWIMMING: Wearing fluorescent orange sneakers, Ryan Lochte eased out of his seat and moved gingerly toward the exit of the Palau Sant Jordi. It was the first time he was …

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    Heat could hit 100 at Hoopfest

    As if it hasn’t been hot enough already, the National Weather Service on Friday said that a change in the weather pattern could bring a new round of heat – … 1

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    New job forced Mitchell to miss Rosauers

    From the hole-in-one eventual champion Corey Prugh made on the difficult par-3 eighth hole at Indian Canyon Golf course, to the three days of near-perfect weather and the dramatic three-stroke …

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    Winter Glow shines under the tireless work of Jerry Schmidt

    Winter Glow Spectacular, the colored light festival in Riverfront Park, is the latest undertaking of community organizer Jerry Schmidt.

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    Wind helps create crowded leaderboard at Rosauers Open

    One player brought four clubs to the tee box on the 180-yard par-3 eighth hole at MeadowWood, trying to judge how much help he would receive from a strong tailwind.

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    Brother follows sister with own ace

    Jim Powell will have to buy another trophy to reward a child for making a hole-in-one. Powell’s 7-year-old son, Darren, of Overland Park, Kansas, made an ace Sept. 27 at …

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    Justin Thomas wins his first PGA Tour title

    Justin Thomas overcame a double bogey on the 14th and some nervous moments on the final hole Sunday to win the CIMB Classic for his first PGA Tour title.

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    Golf Capsules

    Smylie Kaufman won the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas on Sunday in his fifth PGA Tour start, shooting a 10-under 61 and waiting more than two hours …

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    Kerr wins LPGA’s season-ending championship

    Cristie Kerr was the player of the week. Lydia Ko was the player of the year and pocketed another $1 million bonus. Inbee Park will be among the players of …

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    Bubba Watson wins golf’s Hero Challenge

    Bubba Watson wasn’t even planning to play in the Hero Challenge. He left no doubt Sunday who was going to win.

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    Spieth opens the new year in style with win at Kapalua

    Jordan Spieth brought his old form to the new year and had no trouble winning the Hyundai Tournament of Champions on Sunday.

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    Mickelson outshines Woods

    Tiger Woods is looking up in envy at Phil Mickelson these days, which means everything we used to know about major tournament golf has flipped inside out. The born winner …