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Professional Hockey | March 2, 2015
Malkin shines as Penguins win 4th straight
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh coach Mike Johnston can tell a couple of shifts into a game what version of Evgeni Malkin the Penguins are going to get on a given night.
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Professional Auto Racing | March 2, 2015
Johnson earns impressive win
HAMPTON, Ga. — One by one, Jimmie Johnson picked off all the drivers ahead of him.
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Professional Baseball | March 2, 2015
McCutchen excited about Pirate talent entering 2015
BRADENTON, Fla. — The Pittsburgh Pirates lost 95 games in 2005, the year they drafted outfielder Andrew McCutchen in the first round. Four years later, when McCutchen made his major league debut, they lost 99 games.
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Professional Football | February 28, 2015
Packers get fans involved
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Fans will have the opportunity to be a part of Brett Favre’s induction into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, after all, as the hall announced Friday they can purchase tickets to view the July 18 event from inside the Lambeau Field bowl.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Football | February 28, 2015
Trusting ‘The Trust’
NEW YORK — Approaching the end of his dozen seasons as an NFL quarterback, Charlie Batch felt comfortable about moving on to another career.
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Professional Hockey | February 28, 2015
NHL ROUNDUP
NEWARK, N.J. — Ryan Spooner scored his first NHL goal with 2:14 left in overtime and the Boston Bruins defeated the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Friday night after blowing a two-goal third-period lead.
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Other Professional Sports | February 28, 2015
Rousey leads surge for female fighters
LOS ANGELES — Ronda Rousey spent a year as a bartender after she turned 21, partying every night and wondering what to do with her Olympic bronze medal in judo.
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Professional Auto Racing | February 28, 2015
Logano stays hot, wins pole position
HAMPTON, Ga. — Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
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Professional Football | February 28, 2015
Browns sign veteran signal-caller McCown
The Browns have yet another new quarterback, and this one has a familiar last name.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Auto Racing | February 28, 2015
NASCAR driver has racecar stolen
HAMPTON, Ga. — When Travis Kvapil got the call Friday, he figured someone on his race team was playing a joke.
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Professional Auto Racing | February 28, 2015
McIlroy misses the cut at Honda Classic
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Rory McIlroy’s road to the Masters hit a speed bump Friday at the Honda Classic. He gets the weekend off.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Hockey | February 27, 2015
43-year-old Jagr traded to Florida
SUNRISE, Fla. — Jaromir Jagr hasn’t won the Stanley Cup since 1992. The Florida Panthers have never hoisted hockey’s holiest grail, chasing it since their inception in 1993.
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Professional Basketball | February 27, 2015
NBA’s 1st black player dead at 86
Earl Lloyd, the first black player in NBA history, died Thursday. He was 86.
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Professional Baseball | February 27, 2015
Rodriguez back with Brewers
PHOENIX — Francisco Rodriguez will be jogging out of the bullpen again for the Milwaukee Brewers.
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Professional Auto Racing | February 27, 2015
NASCAR grind starts in Atlanta
HAMPTON, Ga. — After the glitz of Daytona, it’s time for the NASCAR grind.
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Professional Hockey | February 26, 2015
Pens deal for Leafs’ Winnik
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired gritty forward Daniel Winnik from the Toronto Maple Leafs for forward Zach Sill and a pair of draft picks.
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Professional Hockey | February 26, 2015
Penguins finally get past Capitals
WASHINGTON — After losing their first three matchups with the Washington Capitals this season, the Pittsburgh Penguins regained some balance against their division rival.
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Professional Football | February 26, 2015
Ravens release return man Jones
OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Jacoby Jones was cut Tuesday by the Baltimore Ravens. The wide receiver and kicker returner was a major contributor to the Ravens’ Super Bowl championship.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | February 26, 2015
Nutting lists division title as Bucs’ goal
BRADENTON, Fla. — As the Pittsburgh Pirates regain their relevance in baseball, team chairman Bob Nutting’s stature in the industry also is on the rise.
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Professional Hockey | February 26, 2015
‘Hawks Kane out for season
CHICAGO — Blackhawks star Patrick Kane had surgery Wednesday to repair a broken left collarbone, likely sidelining the dynamic forward for the rest of the season unless Chicago makes another deep run in the playoffs.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | February 26, 2015
Ortiz bothered by MLB’s new batter’s box rule
FORT MYERS, Fla. — David Ortiz has a deliberate routine at the plate.
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Professional Baseball | February 25, 2015
Red Sox get Cuba prospect Moncada
FORT MYERS, Fla. — The Boston Red Sox are all in on Cuba, with their pursuit of acclaimed prospect Yoan Moncada the latest example.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | February 24, 2015
Burnett welcomes winning feeling with Bucs
BRADENTON, Fla. — As he watched the National League wild card game on television last October, A.J. Burnett realized he’d made a mistake by leaving the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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Professional Baseball | February 24, 2015
Baseball speeding up to attract younger fans
PHOENIX — Commissioner Rob Manfred says new rules intended to speed up the pace of games are aimed at luring younger fans to baseball.
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Babe Ruth was the first major leaguer to hit 50 home runs in a season. Who was the second?
Sunday’s answer: Carl Yastrzemski hit 44 home runs in 1967, as did Minnesota’s Harmon Killebrew.

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