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                                Hawaii’s Noah Allen drove to the basket as CSU Northridge guard Darin Johnson followed in the first half.

UH’s Green hits game winner to beat Northridge

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                                Hawaii’s Noah Allen drove to the basket as CSU Northridge guard Darin Johnson followed in the first half.

Updated on  January 18, 2017 at 9:19 pm
Leland Green’s corner 3-pointer with 0.9 seconds left sent the Hawaii basketball team to its second straight heart-stopping comeback victory, 80-77, over Cal State Northridge tonight at the Stan Sheriff Center. Read More
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                                Jeff Bagwell, left, and Tim Raines were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame along with Ivan Rodriguez.

Bagwell, Raines, Ivan Rodriguez elected to baseball Hall of Fame

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                                Jeff Bagwell, left, and Tim Raines were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame along with Ivan Rodriguez.

Updated on  January 18, 2017 at 2:56 pm
Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame on Wednesday, earning the honor as Trevor Hoffman and Vladimir Guerrero fell just short. Read More
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                                Green Bay Packers’ Davante Adams catches a pass during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Dallas Cowboys.

Adams joins Nelson as latest question in Packers WR group

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                                Green Bay Packers’ Davante Adams catches a pass during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Dallas Cowboys.

Updated on  January 18, 2017 at 12:55 pm
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says receiver Davante Adams may not practice until Saturday because of an ankle injury, the latest question for a receiving group that may also be without Jordy Nelson for the NFC championship game. Read More
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                                Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is expected to play in Sunday’s NFC championship game against Green Bay.

Falcons WR Julio Jones misses practice with toe injury

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                                Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is expected to play in Sunday’s NFC championship game against Green Bay.

Updated on  January 18, 2017 at 1:52 pm
Falcons All-Pro wide receiver Julio Jones was held out of practice on Wednesday after aggravating his sprained toe in Saturday’s playoff win over Seattle. Read More
 
 
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                                Los Angeles Chargers new head coach Anthony Lynn speaks to the media after being introduced at an NFL football news conference in Carson, Calif.

Anthony Lynn expects Chargers to win now, no matter the city

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                                Los Angeles Chargers new head coach Anthony Lynn speaks to the media after being introduced at an NFL football news conference in Carson, Calif.
Anthony Lynn stepped to the podium under a brilliant sun Tuesday and immediately made the same verbal slip that everybody in Southern California will be making for at least a little while. Read More
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                                Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin watches from the sideline during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Tomlin: Brown ‘foolish’ to livestream postgame locker room

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                                Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin watches from the sideline during the second half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Updated on  January 17, 2017 at 4:48 pm
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin regrets the language he used to describe the New England Patriots but is equally upset with wide receiver Antonio Brown’s for livestreaming Tomlin’s postgame speech on social media . Read More
STAR-ADVERTISER / 2016
                                Hawaii’s Noah Allen drives on Texas State’s Kavin Gilder-Tilbury. Allen was named the Big West Player of the Week.

Hawaii’s Allen named Big West player of the week

STAR-ADVERTISER / 2016
                                Hawaii’s Noah Allen drives on Texas State’s Kavin Gilder-Tilbury. Allen was named the Big West Player of the Week.
Hawaii basketball’s Noah Allen was named the Big West Conference player of the week today on the heels of the senior wing’s heroics in an overtime win over Long Beach State on Saturday night. Read More
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                                Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry celebrates a score against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first half.

Warriors rout defending champion Cavaliers in rematch

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                                Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry celebrates a score against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first half.

Updated on  January 17, 2017 at 4:53 pm
Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors certainly looked ready to trade some more blows with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers come June. Read More
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                                President Barack Obama holds up a personalized Chicago Cubs baseball jersey presented to him by Anthony Rizzo, right, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, where the president honored the 2016 World Series Champion baseball team.

Obama celebrates with World Series champion Chicago Cubs

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                                President Barack Obama holds up a personalized Chicago Cubs baseball jersey presented to him by Anthony Rizzo, right, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, where the president honored the 2016 World Series Champion baseball team.

Updated on  January 17, 2017 at 4:58 pm
President Barack Obama welcomed the Chicago Cubs to the White House on Monday to celebrate their World Series win and speak to the power of sports to unite a divided nation. Read More
FL MORRIS / 2012
                                BJ Penn

B.J. Penn stopped in second round

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                                BJ Penn

Updated on  January 16, 2017 at 1:09 am
Yair Rodriguez handed B.J. Penn his fourth consecutive loss with a second-round TKO in the main event of UFC Fight Night 103 tonight in Phoenix. Read More
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                                As the gallery watches, Justin Thomas hits off the rough on the third fairway during the final round of the Sony Open golf tournament on Sunday.

Justin Thomas wins Sony, sets PGA Tour scoring record

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                                As the gallery watches, Justin Thomas hits off the rough on the third fairway during the final round of the Sony Open golf tournament on Sunday.

Updated on  January 15, 2017 at 7:24 pm
Justin Thomas closed out one of the finest one-two punches in the history of Hawaii golf with a final-round 65 to set the PGA Tour’s 72-hole scoring record by one shot to win the the Sony Open in Hawaii today with a blistering 72-hole total of 27-under 253. Read More
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                                Pittsburgh wide receiver Eli Rogers was tackled by Kansas City free safety Ron Parker, left, after making a reception during the first half today in Kansas City, Mo.

Steelers hold off Chiefs on Boswell’s 6 field goals

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                                Pittsburgh wide receiver Eli Rogers was tackled by Kansas City free safety Ron Parker, left, after making a reception during the first half today in Kansas City, Mo.

Updated on  January 17, 2017 at 6:15 pm
Who needs to reach the end zone when you have Le’Veon Bell chewing up yards and the clock, and Chris Boswell setting an NFL playoff record with six field goals? Read More

Receiver from American Samoa commits to UH

A highly regarded receiver from American Samoa has accepted a scholarship from the University of Hawaii football team. Read More
Updated on  January 15, 2017 at 2:33 pm
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                                Connecticut guards Gabby Williams, left, and Kia Nurse celebrate the teams 91st straight win after an NCAA college basketball game against SMU.

UConn women now look for another streak: 5 national titles

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                                Connecticut guards Gabby Williams, left, and Kia Nurse celebrate the teams 91st straight win after an NCAA college basketball game against SMU.
Now that UConn has broken its own NCAA record with 91 wins in a row, the four-time defending national champion Huskies can look toward trying to extend their other impressive streak. Read More

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