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Tim Duncan (23 points, 21 rebounds) hits last-second game-winne…

Tim Duncan (23 points, 21 rebounds) hits last-second game-winner to send Spurs past Hawks (Video)

yahoo.com ESPN.com dimemag.com CNNSI.com Updated Dec 2, 2013
It's been a rough start to the season for Tim Duncan, who followed up a brilliant turn-back-the-clock 2012-13 season that ended in heartbreak by opening the 2013-14 campaign shooting less than 40 percent from the floor and putting up just 11 points and …
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  • Smith likes how Ryan handles pressure

    Smith likes how Ryan handles pressure

    ESPN.com Dec 2, 2013
    Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith praised quarterback Matt Ryan for the way he handled playing under duress against a potent Buffalo Bills pass rush. Ryan was sacked a season-high six times in the game -- and was hit nine times -- yet still made som…
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  • Braves non-tender Janish, E. Johnson, Martinez

    Braves non-tender Janish, E. Johnson, Martinez

    MLB.com Dec 2, 2013
    Paul Janish and Elliot Johnson provided some valuable contributions after the Braves pushed them into starting roles at times over the past two seasons. But the two backup infielders might now be looking for a new employer.
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  • Chipper Jones takes a shot at the Braves and Tim Hudson on Twit…

    Chipper Jones takes a shot at the Braves and Tim Hudson on Twitter

    yahoo.com Dec 2, 2013
    During the NLDS, Atlanta Braves legend Chipper Jones angered the current Braves by predicting they would lose that series to the Los Angeles Dodgers. When Jones showed up to throw out a ceremonial first-pitch — like players from the past do during the p…
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  • Falcons-Bills draws smallest Toronto crowd yet

    Falcons-Bills draws smallest Toronto crowd yet

    profootballtalk.com Dec 2, 2013
    Two bad football teams and one bad mayor weren’t enough to put butts in the seats in Toronto on Sunday. According to the Globe & Mail, only 39,869 showed up for Sunday’s annual Ontario NFL fest, the smallest crowd yet for a regular-season game Bills…
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  • William Moore bracing for yet another fine

    William Moore bracing for yet another fine

    profootballtalk.com Dec 2, 2013
    Falcons safety William Moore ought to be celebrating today, after helping the Falcons to a rare win. Instead, he’s bracing for yet another fine, which will add to a hefty bill for the year. Moore was flagged for leading with his head on Bills wide recei…
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  • Upon Further Review: Falcons Week 13

    Upon Further Review: Falcons Week 13

    ESPN.com Dec 2, 2013
    A review of four hot issues from the Atlanta Falcons' 34-31 overtime win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday at Toronto's Rogers Centre: In the running: The Falcons were able to balance things on offense with a solid rushing attack. Steven Jackson led the …
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  • Video - Duncan's Buzzer-Beater Lifts Spurs 01:15

    Duncan's Buzzer-Beater Lifts Spurs

    Dec 2
    Tim Duncan scored 23 points, including the game-winning jumper, and grabbed 21 rebounds to lead the Spurs past the Hawks 102-100.

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  • Philly’s Perfect Pitcher

    Dec 2
    What a day. What a weekend. And it’s not over: Game of the Century(Link) tonight in Seattle: Saints (9-2) at Seahawks (10-1), and the only thing up for grabs is home-field advantage in the NFC playoffs when both of those teams view the road as kryptonit…