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Magic Dump Celtics; Stay Alive in East Final

The Magic dumped the Celtics 113-92 Wednesday night in game five of their Easter Conference final. Jameer Nelson led the way with 24 points. Dwight Howard added 21 points and 10 rebounds. The Celtics still lead the series three games to two, but the Magic have won two straight. Game…

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Bills Begin Organized Workouts

The Bills began their first full Organized Team Activity Tuesday in Orchard Park and almost all of the players were present, except running back Marshawn Lynch and defensive end Aaron Schobel. Bills Coach Chan Gailey says Schobel is still contemplating retirement. There were a number of injured players who were…

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Big Ben Booted From Football Camp

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been booted from his youth football camp in Pittsburgh. Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin is taking over the three-day youth football camp at Mars High School June 21. Formerly known as the Ben Roethlisberger Football Camp, the camp is now being called the Coach Tomlin Football…

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Hubbers Advance in district 9 A Playoffs

The Smethport Hubbers advanced to the quarterfinals of the District 9 A baseball playoffs with a 7-0 shutout win over Dubois Catholic. Brian Zetwick, Clay Schuler and Jory Okerlund combined for the three hit win. Tony Farrell had a three run homer. The Hubbers now face Curwensville Thursday.

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Wednesday’s MLB Wrapup

The Indians dumped the White Sox 7-3. Mitch Talbot threw seven strong innings allowing two runs on six hits. Jason Donald and Shin-Soo Choo each hit solo home runs. Luis Valbuena drove in two, while Russell Branyan, Jhonny Peralta and Lou Marson each had an RBI for the Indians. The…

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Pirates Win on Doumit’s Homer

The Pirates nipped the Reds Tuesday night 2-1 on 1490 WESB. Ryan Doumit’s two-out solo home run n the top of the ninth was the game winner. Neil Walker, who was called-up before the game from Triple-A Indianapolis, had an RBI double in the eighth. Paul Maholm got a no…

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Lady Hubbers Advance in District 9 Playoffs

The Smethport Lady Hubbers advanced to the District 9 A quarterfinals Monday downing AC Valley 9-1. Logan Akers earned the win with 12 strikeouts. Jenna Duffy had a two run double. Danille Nielson, Lynn spittler, Shannon Hughes and Stacey Herzog all had two hits apiece. The 4th seeded Lady Hubbers…

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Pirates and Indians Both Lose

The Pirates fell to the Reds Monday night 7-5 on 1490 WESB. Pirates starter Brian Burres took the loss allowing four runs on five hits with four walks in 3 2/3 innings. Ronny Cedeno went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer for Pittsburgh. Cedeno’s homer in the second inning gave Pittsburgh…

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Magi Stay Alive Nip Celtics in OT

The Magic dumped the Celtics in overtime Monday night 96-92. Jameer Nelson scored six points in overtime and Dwight Howard added the final four for Orlando as the Magic stayed alive in the Eastern Conference final. Howard led Orlando with 32 points and 16 rebounds. Nelson chipped in 23 points…

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Flyers Advance to Cup Final

The Flyers dumped the Canadiens Monday night 4-2 advancing to the Stanley cup final. Jeff Carter notched a pair of goals and Mike Richards picked up a goal and two assists for Philly which is head to it’s first final since 1997. The Flyers won the series in five games…