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  • Seahawks running back Christine Michael takes girl with autism to her prom

    A couple months after being part of a Seahawks team that won a Super Bowl, Christine Michael couldn't have looked any happier dancing at a high school prom. His date, Taylor Kirkwood, looked even happier. Kirkwood, from Houston, is autistic and suffered from scoliosis until surgery a couple years…

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  • The Thrill Is Gone? 'The Voice' Top 12 Revealed — With One Big Omission

    It's a bit of a bummer, after so many weeks of Blind Auditions, Battle Rounds, more Battle Rounds, and non-live Playoffs, that the live shows will only go for five weeks— with double eliminations every week between now and the finale. But you know what else is a bummer? When Usher made his decision…

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  • John Daly hits a drive out of a womans mouth

    John Daly didn't play in the Masters last week, but he definitely hit one of the shots of the week.

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  • First Round Predictions

    The Rotoworld Hockey Staff has made its predictions for the first round of the playoffs and some may surprise you.

    Rotoworld
  • NFL Draft Needs: Saints

    Evan Silva and Josh Norris preview what positions and prospects the New Orleans Saints could target in May's draft.

    Rotoworld
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    12 facts you may not know about Jackie Robinson (12 photos)

    Jackie Robinson's legacy was memorialized on April 15, 2011, by fans, players and Major League Baseball, marking the 64th anniversary of the Hall of Famer breaking baseball's color barrier. For the third consecutive year, all uniformed personnel at 15 different ballparks were asked to wear Jackie's…

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  • Damian Lillard offends Chris Webber and Karl Malone in new Foot Locker ad (Video)

    Damian Lillard wants a championship, but maybe he should try to be a little friendlier to NBA and NFL legends first.

    Ball Don't Lie
    Wed, Apr 16
    7:30 PM PDT
    LA Clippers at Portland
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  • Vikings praise Zimmer's passion, intensity

    The Minnesota Vikings clearly have the energy, excitement and enthusiasm of a team with a new coaching staff. Springtime is when optimism levels are highest, particularly in the NFL, and the freshness that comes from change only heightens this feeling. The Vikings have begun their offseason…

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  • Arizona 7-footer commits to two schools in two days, follows Cuonzo Martin

    On Monday, Phoenix Westwind Prep senior 7-footer Kingsley Okoroh announced his college basketball decision, and fans rejoiced. The next day, he pledged his devotion again — to a different school.

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  • Astros call up prized prospect George Springer

    Prized prospect George Springer says he will join the Houston Astros from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Wednesday. Springer told The Associated Press he received the news after Oklahoma City's win over Colorado Springs on Tuesday night, when he hit a grand slam. The Astros hadn't announced Springer's…

    The Associated Press
    Wed, Apr 16
    7:10 PM PDT
    Colorado at San Diego
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  • Bay Area columnist: 49ers sources say Aldon Smith 'probably' won't play for team in 2014

    San Francisco linebacker Aldon Smith is "probably" not going to play with the 49ers in 2014, Kawakami reported after speaking to team sources. Kawakami said the top of the organization, including owner Jed York and the York family, general manager Trent Baalke and coach Jim Harbaugh, are all…

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  • Best Sprint Cup Series paint schemes of 2014

    MORE: Best 2014 Nationwide, Camping World Truck Series paint schemes

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  • Vitor Belfort 'embarrassed' by TUF: Brazil brawl

    Vitor Belfort continues the good fight - judging others.

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  • TUF Nations Finale Weigh-in Results: All Fighters Officially Make Weight

    Several months after filming began, The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale comes down to Wednesday night's event at Colisée Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec. But first, the fighters had to weigh-in on Tuesday.

    MMA Weekly
  • NFL Draft Needs: Falcons

    Evan Silva and Josh Norris preview what positions and prospects the Atlanta Falcons could target in May's draft.

    Rotoworld
  • Motor racing-Formula One drivers' form sheet

    April 16 (Reuters) - Formula One drivers' form sheet for Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix inShanghai (listed in championship order, most recent races first): Number=race result, R=retired, DQ=disqualified, NS=did not start, NC-not classified. ...

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    2015 Chevrolet Trax: First Look (27 photos)

    After two years on sale elsewhere in the world, Chevy will bring its small SUV to the United States in 2015. Mechanically identical to the Buick Encore, the Chevy Trax will offer an SUV alternative to first-time car buyers who might otherwise go for a compact car — and who want the appearance of an…

    Yahoo Autos
  • Samardzija: Chicago night life ‘dangerous’ for career

    Jeff Samardzija, who signed a $10 million deal out of Notre Dame, got his first taste of the big leagues during the pennant race in 2008, when Wrigleyville was rocking night in and night out.

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  • Brooklyn Decker admits she has a worse temper on the tennis court than Andy Roddick

    Andy Roddick's wife, Brooklyn Decker, admits to losing her temper on the tennis court.

    Busted Racquet
    Wed, Apr 16
    5:00 PM PDT
    Brooklyn at Cleveland
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    Fantasy baseball stock watch - Week 3 (12 photos)

    Maintaining your fantasy baseball roster can be a daunting task with all of the variables to keep track. Thank goodness for this weekly Yahoo Sports cheat sheet of players to keep and players to drop. Find out whose stock is going up and whose stock is plummeting this week.

    Yahoo Sports
    Wed, Apr 16
    5:10 PM PDT
    Boston at Chi White Sox
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