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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bobby Dews, longtime Braves coach, dies at 76

ATLANTA (AP) — Bobby Dews, the former Atlanta coach who spent the final 37 of his 53 years in baseball with the Braves' organization,...

Georgia rebounds with 28-14 victory in Sunday game

Georgia linebacker Davin Bellamy had a simple pregame message for his teammates eager to bounce back from an awful two weeks. "Everyone in there has aspirations of playing on Sundays. It's Sunday, it's time to play ball," Bellamy said.

Savannah takes step toward building new arena

Savannah is taking a $1.7 million step toward building a new arena west of the city’s downtown area.

NBA commissioner lauds refs, players for airing differences

In his state-of-the-league news conference before the All-Star Saturday festivities at Staples Center, Silver said the NBA “should be playing a very active role in bridging that gap” between the players and referees, whose relationship appears to be growing increasingly tenuous this season.

Kobe not quite ready for retirement in 20th year with Lakers

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The third-leading scorer in NBA history had only the faintest smirk when he stood in front of the photographers'...

Balanced Georgia Tech cruises into NIT quarterfinals

Adam Smith made five 3-pointers and scored 21, Marcus Georges-Hunt had 14 points and eight assists and Georgia Tech beat South Carolina 83-66 on Monday night in the second round of the NIT.

Georgia vs Miss St: Biggest meeting yet in a pseudo-rivalry

They share a nickname and a league. Little else. There’s just not a whole lot of history between Georgia and Mississippi State.

Hyperandrogenism explained and what it means for athletics

The IAAF's hyperandrogenism regulations, imposed in 2011 were criticized as unethical, discriminatory and against the Olympic charter, and without scientific backing.

Falcons sign CB Desmond Trufant to $69 million extension

The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to a $69 million, five-year contract extension with cornerback Desmond Trufant, locking up another key member for the team that won the NFC championship.

NCAA: Notre Dame must vacate wins after academic misconduct

Brian Kelly's worst season at Notre Dame took an embarrassing turn Tuesday as the NCAA announced that academic misconduct orchestrated by a student athletic trainer will cost the storied program all 21 victories from the 2012-13 seasons, including the 12-0 run that vaulted the Fighting Irish into the national championship game against Alabama.
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