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Thunder’s Westbrook Out; Will Undergo Knee Surgery

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook will have surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and be out indefinitely.

04/26/2013

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Miami Heat Take 3-0 Lead In Series After 104-91 Victory Over Bucks

The Miami Heat’s latest spurt might have run the Milwaukee Bucks right out of the playoffs.

04/26/2013

Dennis Wideman #26 of the Calgary Flames holds Damien Brunner #24 of the Detroit Red Wings in the crease of Miikka Kiprusoff #34 to prevent him from getting the loose puck during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on April 17, 2013 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Credit: Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Flames Keep Wild Treading Water In Playoff Race

The Minnesota Wild were back on their home ice, with a prime opportunity to take another step toward the playoffs.

97.1 The Ticket–04/22/2013

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Hawks Lose to Knicks, Get No. 6 Seed In East

Carmelo Anthony won the scoring title without playing, and the Atlanta Hawks lost their chance to move up in the East standings.

04/18/2013

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Curry Takes Aim At 3-Point Record As Warriors Close Out Regular Season

Stephen Curry looks to set an NBA record and help the Golden State Warriors build some momentum heading into the playoffs.

04/17/2013

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Lichtenstein: 4 Unresolved Issues Ahead Of Brooklyn’s Playoff Debut

The time for experimenting is over. P.J. Carlesimo has to play his best guys for as long as they can go.

04/17/2013

Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on April 4, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Red Wings 4-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NHL Playoff Push: Red Wings Hope Streak Hits 22

The Detroit Red Wings earned two points they desperately needed at Nashville, putting them in eighth place in the Western Conference standings.

97.1 The Ticket–04/15/2013

Todd Bertuzzi #44 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates a goal with teammates. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) FILE

Should The Red Wings Worry In The Race For Eighth In The West?

Before the season GM Ken Holland delivered an honest assessment of his team, saying this could be the year the Wings don’t make the playoffs, a streak that goes back more than two decades now.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2013

Dan Rooney (R), team owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers, talks with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after the Steelers defeated the Arizona Cardinals 27-23 during Super Bowl XLIII on February 1, 2009 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.  (Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Goodell: No Expanded Playoffs For 2013

The Baltimore Ravens’ reward for winning the Super Bowl might be a road trip.

97.1 The Ticket–03/19/2013

Indianapolis Colts v New England Patriots

Around The NFL: Judge Drops Vilma’s Suit, Ryan Leaf Back To Prison, Cards Hire Arians

Ryan Leaf has taken a road that had him at the top of his game to not even having his freedom.

01/18/2013

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