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  1. Northeast house damaged by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    According to Portland Fire & Rescue, at 4:26 p.m. on Oct. 16, crews were called to 1836 N.E. Emerson. Firefighters found smoke coming from the basement of a two story house.

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  2. Guy Stuff - ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | 102-5 The Fox

    It's good to be a world champion. Just ask Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson , who currently has the hottest selling jersey in the NFL.

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  3. Women's basketball: Gophers' Rachel Banham voted Big Ten preseason player of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | TwinCities

    Gophers senior guard Rachel Banham was selected as the coaches and media Big Ten preseason player of the year Thursday at Big Ten Media Day. The 5-foot-9 Lakeville, Minn., native averaged a league best 23.3 points per game last season and has 1,993 career points.

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  4. Spanish League Round One: How the mighty have fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    All teams in the Spanish league have played their Round One games and the two teams that were favorites to win it all both go down. Round One for all Spanish teams completed this Wednesday.

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  5. Best and Worst Draft Picks in WNBA historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    Continuing Follow Up Month, let's update this 2012 post about the best and worst draft picks ever. Go read that post for an explanation of the system we'll be using to rate players.

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  6. NCAA moves up season debut for D-III Mt. St. Joseph for a terminally ill playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    Check out this article by Jeff Eisenberg of Yahoo Sports' The Dagger. It is about Lauren Hill, who is a player on the Mt.

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  7. Allan Houston fires Bill Laimbeer in WNBARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Piston Powered

    Aug 16, 2013; New York, NY, USA; New York Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer during the first half against the Washington Mystics at the Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Jim O The New York Liberty announced today that the franchise has not renewed the contract of Bill Laimbeer, the team's general manager and head coach.

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  8. Antioch Sports Legends Hall of Fame inducts latest classRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    Stacey Johnson, surrounded by her husband and parents, wiped away tears as she studied the display case in the Antioch Sports Legends Hall of Fame celebrating her accomplishments as an all-around athlete at Antioch High School. "This is very humbling," said Johnson, a 1991 graduate and one of 14 individuals, plus one team, inducted Oct. 11 as the Class of 2014.

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  9. New York Liberty, coach Bill Laimbeer part waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | USA Today

    The Liberty went 26-42 in Laimbeer's two seasons and missed the playoffs both years. The former Detroit Pistons star led the Detroit Shock to three WNBA titles as the team's general manager and coach from 2002 to 2009.

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  10. Bill Laimbeer let go by New York LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    New York Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer's contract was not renewed by the organization, according to the New York Liberty website. According to the New York Liberty website, New York Liberty head coach Bill Laimbeer's contract has not been renewed by the organization.

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  11. Eurobits: Kristi Toliver to Ekaterinburg; SuperCopa in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    The Spanish League gets ready for its Wednesday openers with the SuperCopa and league across Europe get underway in this installment of Eurobits. Turkey According to Anil Yilmaz over at Jwbasketball.org , Galatasaray is no longer thinking of acquiring Penny Taylor after picking up Shavonte Zellous fell through.

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  12. WWAY's Chasity Melvin enters 'Wolfpack Hall'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    It's now official. WWAY Full Court Press analyst Chasity Melvin is now a member of the NC State Athletic Hall of Fame.

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  13. Challenge Yourself to Change Lives at the Fifth Annual Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | PR Newswire

    "This is always such a special event for Audi, bringing together over 100 employees to help raise even more funds with Best Buddies International this year. We share Best Buddies' mission of improving the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and know this will be the most successful ride yet."

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  14. Daisha Simmons, Brittany Jack call for more compassion in NCAA's treatment of student-athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    Reflecting on the recently-resolved controversy, former Alabama teammates Daisha Simmons and Brittany Jack call for NCAA student-athletes to "be treated with more respect, consideration, and dignity". As Daisha Simmons fought valiantly for the ability to play this season at Seton Hall, her integrity was called into question by certain people within Alabama's administration.

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  15. 12-Year-old Girl writes a letter to Dick's Sporting Goods on lack of women's basketball gearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    My 12yr old basketball loving daughter got the latest @DICKS catalog & had a big problem with it. She wrote a letter. pic.twitter.com/MH46ktNOaw This letter was written by AZCentral's Chris Peterson's 12 year old daughter. As you can see above, it is an epic, and excellent read.

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  16. WWAY's Chasity Melvin to enter NC State Athletic Hall of Fame Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Chasity Melvin has known since the age of eleven that she wanted to be a basketball player. Seven years later, she began a storied career at NC State during which she led the program to its first and only Final Four appearance as a senior in 1998.

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  17. Girl, 12, gets social media buzz for calling out sporting goods chainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | CBC News

    McKenna Peterson, on the basketball court, wrote to a sporting goods company imploring them to add more women to their catalogue. A 12-year-old girl is winning support online after she questioned a sporting goods catalogue over its infrequent use of women in a recent publication.

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  18. Report: WNBA industry leader for diverse hiringRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    The WNBA remains the leader among professional sports leagues for its racial and gender hiring practices, according to a report released Wednesday. The league received A-plus grades for both race and gender hiring in the annual study by The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport.

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  19. Armored truck involved on four vehicle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    According to Portland Fire & Rescue, at 2:01 pm on Oct. 9, firefighters were called to 3400 S.E. 122nd Ave. When crews arrived, they found a four-vehicle accident scene involving an armored truck with one vehicle on its top. One vehicle was unoccupied and the armored truck's occupants were uninjured.

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  20. GSU introduces new men's and women's basketball coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The News-Star

    GSU introduces new men's and women's basketball coaches Walker, Domond take over for struggling programs Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1vUshs9 Interim athletic director Patricia Cage-Bibbs welcomed Shawn Walker as the new men's basketball coach and Nadine Domond as the new women's coach. "No doubt in our mind that these two programs are going to bring so much excitement," Cage-Bibbs said Thursday.

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