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Turner, Holiday help 76ers snap losing skid

Turner, Holiday help 76ers snap losing skid

ESPN.com Updated Mar 2, 2013
Evan Turner had 22 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, Jrue Holiday scored 27, and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 104-97 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night.
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  • I See Dead Centers: Sixers 104 Warriors 97

    I See Dead Centers: Sixers 104 Warriors 97

    feltbot.com Mar 2, 2013
    What do the Philadelphia 76ers have in common with the Golden State Warriors? Both of them have over $13 million in dead center stinking up their benches. Both of them have GMs who were suckered like amateurs into giving away valuable trade assets for c…
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  • Moss bids adieu to disinterested 49ers

    Moss bids adieu to disinterested 49ers

    Moss bids adieu to disinterested 49ers The 49ers' wide receiver and pending free agent made it clear he won't be back for a second season in San Francisco, via his Twitter account Saturday evening: "Wished we could've finished the job!!thanks for t…
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  • Selig calling for tougher penalties for drug cheats

    Selig calling for tougher penalties for drug cheats

    CNNSI.com Mar 2, 2013
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig called for tougher penalties for major leaguers who violate the sport's drug agreement, a move the union is willing to consider but not for the 2013 season.
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  • Backstop boys: Posey meets with legendary Yogi

    Backstop boys: Posey meets with legendary Yogi

    MLB.com Mar 2, 2013
    In order to get better at something, you've got to surround yourself with the experts. Buster Posey certainly adhered to that concept this offseason -- the Giants catcher made a visit with his family to the Yogi Berra Museum in New Jersey.
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  • Blanco's two-run triple helps Giants top Cubs

    Blanco's two-run triple helps Giants top Cubs

    MLB.com Mar 2, 2013
    A Giants split-squad put together a four-run fourth inning to help lift San Francisco to a 9-7 victory over the Cubs on Saturday at Scottsdale Stadium.
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  • Brewer injury wave: PHOENIX (AP) -- One of the biggest concerns…

    Brewer injury wave: PHOENIX (AP) -- One of the biggest concerns that …

    CNNSI.com Mar 2, 2013
    PHOENIX (AP) -- One of the biggest concerns that Brewers manager Ron Roenicke has about letting so many of his players head to the World Baseball Classic is the possibility of an injury.
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  • Sandoval homers before leaving Giants for Classic

    Sandoval homers before leaving Giants for Classic

    MLB.com Mar 2, 2013
    Pablo Sandoval trotted off to the World Baseball Classic in style. The Giants third baseman launched a solo home run Saturday at Scottsdale Stadium in his final at-bat before leaving camp to join Team Venezuela in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
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  • Lincecum scratched from start due to blister

    Lincecum scratched from start due to blister

    ESPN.com Mar 2, 2013
    San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum was scratched from a start against the Chicago Cubs because of a blister on his right middle finger.
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  • Saturday morning one-liners

    Saturday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Mar 2, 2013
    Bills WR Stevie Johnson already is recruiting players like 49ers S Dashon Goldson.  (It’s not tampering unless the team puts the player up to it.) The Jets have signed three players with Arena League experience.  (Hey, you never know where you’re go
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  • Cullen Jenkins to visit Seahawks, 49ers

    Cullen Jenkins to visit Seahawks, 49ers

    profootballtalk.com Mar 2, 2013
    Two of the top teams in the NFC will look into whether Cullen Jenkins can beef up their defensive line. Jenkins, who was released by the Eagles on Monday, has meetings lined up with the Seahawks on Monday and the 49ers on Tuesday, ESPN’s Adam Schefter r
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  • Pierce-led Celtics overcome Curry, Warriors

    Pierce-led Celtics overcome Curry, Warriors

    ESPN.com Mar 2, 2013
    Paul Pierce had 26 points, Jeff Green scored 14 of his 18 in the second half and the Boston Celtics overcame foul trouble and some erratic free throw shooting in a 94-86 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.
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  • Video - 76ers Snap Seven-Game Slide 00:59

    76ers Snap Seven-Game Slide

    Mar 2
    76ers hand the Warriors their fourth straight loss with the 104-97 victory.