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Mills, Leonard send balanced Spurs past Suns

Mills, Leonard send balanced Spurs past Suns

ESPN.com nba.com valleyofthesun.com Updated Feb 24, 2013
Patty Mills and Kawhi Leonard scored 16 apiece to lead six San Antonio players in double figures and the Spurs ended their nine-game road trip Sunday night with a 97-87 victory over the Phoenix Suns.
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  • The first unofficial first-round smokescreen of the year

    The first unofficial first-round smokescreen of the year

    profootballtalk.com Feb 24, 2013
    With multiple reports indicating that the Cardinals, who hold the seventh overall pick in the draft, have become smitten with former USC quarterback Matt Barkley, our first reaction is this. It’s B.S. With the Bills parked one spot behind the Cardinals
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  • Pregame: Hamed Haddadi happy in Phoenix, Pop is awesome

    Pregame: Hamed Haddadi happy in Phoenix, Pop is awesome

    valleyofthesun.com Feb 24, 2013
    PHOENIX - Hamed Haddadi will be inactive for the Phoenix Suns’ game on Sunday as he tries to get back into shape. After going through a practice that interim coach Lindsey Hunter called a...
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  • Roundup: Verlander, Grienke make spring debuts

    Roundup: Verlander, Grienke make spring debuts

    CNNSI.com Feb 24, 2013
    LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Cy Young Award winners Roy Halladay and Justin Verlander made their spring training debuts Sunday as the Philadelphia Phillies and Detroit Tigers tied 5-5 in 10 innings.
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  • Phoenix Suns Coach Lindsey Hunter Hates Michael Beasley, Life

    Phoenix Suns Coach Lindsey Hunter Hates Michael Beasley, Life

    deadspin.com Feb 24, 2013
    Remember that time when Michael Beasley was single-handedly destroying the entire sport of basketball at Kansas State and was obviously going to be better than everyone in the NBA in like three years and probably the next Scottie Pippen, except better t…
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  • On guards: How early to draft best ones

    On guards: How early to draft best ones

    ESPN.com Feb 24, 2013
    General managers and coaches have been known to send figurative smoke screens from the NFL scouting combine regarding their draft intentions. On the surface, at least, the rest of the NFC West has to hope Arizona general manager Steve Keim is serious wh…
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  • Video - Spurs Rebound With Win Against Suns 00:50

    Spurs Rebound With Win Against Suns

    Feb 24
    Kawhi Leonard scored 16 points and recorded nine rebounds to lead the Spurs past the Suns 97-87.

Sports Columnists

  • Sources -- Oklahoma City Thunder trying to bring back Derek Fisher

    Feb 25
    The Oklahoma City Thunder are preparing to re-sign veteran guard Derek Fisher, according to sources familiar with the Thunder's thinking.
  • 5-on-5: Stretch-run debates

    Feb 24
    Our panel takes aim at some of the biggest debates for the stretch run.
  • 2013 NFL combine -- Tavon Austin, other WRs on fast track

    Feb 24
    Fast receivers such as Tavon Austin stole spotlight from an unexceptional quarterback crop at Sunday's combine, writes John Clayton.