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NBA: Warriors Down Rockets In Clash Of Western Powers

Stephen Curry’s 29 points and a record-setting triple-double from Draymond Green propelled the Golden State Warriors to a 124-114 NBA victory over the Houston Rockets on Thursday. In a clash of the two highest-scoring teams in the NBA, the reigning champion Warriors shrugged off the absence of forward Kevin Durant, with Andre Iguodala stepping into the starter’s role and contributing ten …

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Remember The Name – UCF Linebacker Shaquem Griffin Awarded MVP In College Bowl Game

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 01: Shaquem Griffin #18 of the UCF Knights celebrates after sacking Jarrett Stidham #8 of the Auburn Tigers (not pictured) in the third quarter during the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on January 1, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The University of Central Florida Knights claimed the Peach Bowl in Atlanta yesterday after a 34-27 win over the Auburn Tigers. UCF, who played in Dublin at the Croke Park Classic in 2014 which infamously shoved the All-Ireland semi-final replay between Kerry and Mayo to the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick, capped off a remarkable year in which they completed the college’s …

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NBA: Celtics Hold Off Nets For 30th Win Of Season

The Boston Celtics rang in a new year on Sunday with a 108-105 victory over the Brooklyn Nets that recalled glorious years gone by. The hard-fought victory over a determined Nets team saw the Celtics improve to 30-10 – the earliest date since the 1964-65 season that Boston have piled up 30 victories. It was the third-earliest arrival at 30 …

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NFL: Lions Blocker Donates Brain To Head Injury Research

Detroit Lions offensive tackle Emmett Cleary pledged Wednesday to donate his brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation to help research into chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and other head injuries. CTE and other serious brain injury issues have nagged the NFL in recent years. Three Boston University studies on CTE this year included tests on 111 brains of deceased former NFL …

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