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January 12, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

River Hawks send Mars into orbit with 12-2 thumping

Rearic, Benvenuti combine for seven goals, Armstrong wins tenth-straight PIHL match

Jace Rearic and Nick Benvenuti combined for seven goals and 12 points as the River Hawks romped the visiting Mars Planets 12-2 on Thursday night.  The victory extends Armstrong’s win streak to 10 games and moves their record to 10-1 on the More...

Looks out Eagles, Falcons looked Super Bowl-ready last week

What America saw last weekend from the Atlanta Falcons was similar to what the team showed for 2½ quarters of last year’s Super Bowl.  Can they keep it up as they head on the road again Saturday to Philadelphia?  More...

NFL to ‘look into’ whether Raiders violated Rooney Rule

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The NFL said Thursday it will investigate whether the Oakland Raiders violated the “Rooney Rule” when they hired Jon Gruden as coach.  More...

Fitzpatrick among 5 Crimson Tide underclassmen entering 2018 NFL draft

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — National champion Alabama once again must replace a number of key players leaving early for the NFL draft, including All-America safety Minkah Fitzpatrick.  More...

US Army challenging nickname of NHL’s Las Vegas franchise, Golden Knights

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Army has filed a challenge opposing the application of the NHL’s newest franchise to register the trademark “Vegas Golden Knights.”  More...

Armstrong stifles Plum to pick up key section win, 48-32

Armstrong girls’ varsity basketball coach Kirk Lorigan is fond of saying that “defense travels,” but it has also been working quite well at home as the River Hawks have held two section opponents in the span of a week to just six po More...

Brule, Raymond, Roy among ex-NHL vets on Canada Olympic team

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Canada’s Olympic hockey team won’t have current NHL players on the ice, but plenty of players from other leagues.  More...

Kirk, Zach Johnson lead Sony Open, Spieth takes late tumble

HONOLULU (AP) — Zach Johnson and Chris Kirk kept clean cards on a gorgeous day and each shot 7-under 63 to share the lead after the first round of the Sony Open.  Jordan Spieth wasn’t as fortunate.  More...

Pirates’ top prospect Austin Meadows taking steps to assure good health

PITTSBURGH -- Austin Meadows wore No. 13 with Triple A Indianapolis last season. He won’t wear it again this year.  “I had a lot of injuries, so I’m not going back to that one,” Meadows said. More...

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