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St. Bona names Adams Assistant Coach

Former NBA veteran forward Michael Adams is joining St. Bonaventure’s mens basketball program as an assistant coach.  Adam’s who spent last season as a high school coach in Washington, D. C. is a familiar face in the nations capitol region. Adam’s led the NBA in three-pointers during the 1987-88 and…

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Wednesday’s MLB Wrapup

The Pirates edged the Cubs 3-2 on 1490 WESB. Ryan Church’s two-run homer in the sixth was the key blow. Andy LaRoche also homered for the Pirates who opened a nine-game homestand with a win. Paul Maholm earned the win allowing two runs on eight hits over six innings. Solo…

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Penguins Shutout the Canadiens

The Penguins shutout the Canadiens Tuesday night 2-0 in game three of their Eastern semi-final. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped all 18 shots he faced for the shutout. Evgeni Malkin and Pascal Dupuis scored third period goals for the Pens. The Penguins lead the series two games to one. The pens also…

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Pens in Montreal Tonight for Game 3

The Penguins and Canadiens meet in game three of their Eastern conference semi-final tonight in Montreal. The series is even at a game apiece. The Pens won game one and the Canadiens game two.

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St. bona Recruit Decommits

St. Bonaventure basektball recruit Elijah Carter, a 6-foot-1 point guard from St. Anthony’s in New Jersey, has decommitted. Carter may have his eyes on a Big East school after his high school coach told a website he has the tools to play in that league. Carter recently scored a game-high…

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6 Seniors Named to Big 30 Classic

Six more area seniors have been named to the Don Raabe Big 30 All Star Charity Classic rosters. Highlighting this week’s list is Bradford’s Zach Smith. Also, Ryan Lollier of Olean, Allegany-Limestone’s Matt Phearsdorf, Sam Skraba of Ridgway, Eisenhower’s Nick Church and Jordan Pagan of Gowanda. The 37th annual Don…

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Tuesday’s MLB Wrapup

The Yankees dumped the Orioles 4-1. Randy Winn hit a three- run homer. CC Sabathia allowed one run on six hits and earned the win his fourth of the season. Despite the victory, the Yankees have several players dealing with injuries. Catcher Jorge Posada left after five innings with a…

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Celtics Surprise Cavs

The Celtics surprised the Cavaliers winning Monday night 104-86 in Cleveland. Rajon Rondo had 13 points and 19 assists. Ray Allen had a team-high 22 points, Kevin Garnett added 18 points and 10 rebounds and Rasheed Wallace scored 17 points off the bench. LeBron James led the Cavs with 24…

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Edgerson Named to Wall of Fame

Cornerback Booker Edgerson will be the 26th member of the Bills Wall of Fame. The Bills made the announcement today, and Edgerson says it’s a great honor. Edgerson is the first former AFL Bills player to be named to the Wall since his former teammate George Saimes was added back…

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Steelers Sweed Hurt at Mini-camp

Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed hurt his left Achilles tendon duirng a routine passing drill Sunday on the final day of a three day mini-camp. If the Achilles was ruptured Sweed would miss the entire 2010 season. An MRI is scheduled for today. Sweed rarely played last season, but was…