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Spain Puts Up 10 Goals on Tahiti 0

  • Goalazo
  • Posted by: Dante A. Ciampaglia
  • June 20, 2013, 5:04 PM

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Earlier today, Spain met — and absolutely destroyed — Tahiti in a Confederations Cup match in Brazil (the site of the 2014 FIFA World Cup). Powerhouse Spain — defending World Cup and European Cup champions — shut out Tahiti, 10-0, and set the record for largest margin of victory in the Confederations Cup. The previous record was six goals. 
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WNBA Great Katie Smith Announces Retirement 0

  • Hoophead
  • Posted by: Lauren Shute
  • June 20, 2013, 3:23 PM

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When most sports stars decide to retire, they call a press conference and share the news with the world. But not Katie Smith. The WNBA great announced on May 30 that this season would be her last by replying to a tweet.

The 39-year-old New York Liberty guard has built an impressive resume. Smith has scored 6,272 points in 17 seasons as a pro, and is the WNBA’s second all-time leading scorer behind Tina Thompson. She also won three Olympic gold medals for Team USA in 2000, 2004 and 2008.
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Grand Rapids Griffins Win Calder Cup 0

  • Puckhead
  • Posted by: Dante A. Ciampaglia
  • June 19, 2013, 3:51 PM

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The Bruins and Blackhawks continue their Stanley Cup Finals series tonight, but yesterday another hockey championship reached its end. The Grand Rapids Griffins defeated the Syracuse Crunch, 5-2, to win its first Calder Cup.

The who? And the what?
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Chris Bosh Block Sends Heat to Game 7 5

  • Hoophead
  • Posted by: Dante A. Ciampaglia
  • June 19, 2013, 9:42 AM

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This is the split-second that Chris Bosh saved Miami's season.

Last night, the Spurs were one half away from claiming their fifth NBA championship. Tim Duncan was on fire, Miami's Big Three were invisible. LeBron turned on the jets to get the Heat back in the game, but even in the late moments of the fourth quarter it looked like San Antonio was walking out of Miami with some hardware. Even some Heat fans had given up hope — hundreds left early. To beat traffic.
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Little League Champs from Down Under 1

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For 67 years, teams from around the globe have come to Williamsport, PA, to compete in the Little League World Series. But Australia was one country that never fielded a team in the tournament. Until now. 

On Wednesday, June 5, the Perth Metro Central Little League from Perth, Australia, became the first team to earn a berth in the Little League World Series. Perth Metro punched its ticket to Williamsport by winning the first-ever Australia Region Tournament in Queensland, Australia.
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Tuukka Rask Shines in Stanley Cup Finals 1

  • Puckhead
  • Posted by: Dante A. Ciampaglia
  • June 18, 2013, 11:17 AM

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In Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals last night, a team was finally able to win a game in regulation. The Bruins — and stone-wall goalie Tuukka Rask — shut out the high-octane Blackhawks offense, 2-0, to take a 2-1 series lead.
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Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte… Michael Andrew? 1

  • The Arena
  • Posted by: Allie Chinander
  • June 17, 2013, 4:08 PM

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It’s Sunday night and you’re 14 years old. You’re probably finishing homework or getting ready for the next day of school. But not Michael Andrew. On Sunday, June 9, the 14-year-old swimmer signed an endorsement deal with P2Life nutritional supplements.

The move makes him the youngest American swimmer to turn pro in the history of the sport. 

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