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DeRozan and Westbrook named Kia Players of the Month

DeRozan and Westbrook named Kia Players of the Month

nba.com Updated 4 hours ago
The Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in April.
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  • Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    thehockeynews.com 8 hours ago
    It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…
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  • Reyes might be DL-bound with broken rib

    Reyes might be DL-bound with broken rib

    MLB.com yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes may be facing a trip to the disabled list with a broken rib, according to a report from the Toronto Star. The newspaper reported on Friday that Reyes has been playing with the cracked rib for "almost a week." The…
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  • Things get heated between Blue Jays and Rays after hit by pitch…

    Things get heated between Blue Jays and Rays after hit by pitches

    MLB.com nytimes.com 22 hours ago
    Mark Buehrle and Chris Archer appeared to be shouting at each other from their respective dugouts after Rays third baseman Evan Longoria was hit by a pitch from Blue Jays reliever Marco Estrada and was subsequently forced to the leave the game on Thursd…
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  • Cash ejected for first time as a manager

    Cash ejected for first time as a manager

    MLB.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    Kevin Cash got ejected for the first time as manager of the Rays in the eighth inning of Thursday night's game against the Blue Jays.
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  • Raptors eager to face Wizards in first round

    Raptors eager to face Wizards in first round

    nba.com yahoo.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    Masai Ujiri is hanging onto his cash this time around.
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  • You should know: Kevin Pillar, the Skydome Spider-Man

    You should know: Kevin Pillar, the Skydome Spider-Man

    yahoo.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    From time to time, The Stew will highlight an under-the-radar player making noise in MLB. Maybe it’s an upstart star, a rookie coming into the league or player having a breakout season. Today, we tell you all about Kevin Pillar, the Toronto Blue Jays’ b…
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  • Rogers Centre’s new turf has the attention of Major League Base…

    Rogers Centre’s new turf has the attention of Major League Baseball

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    It’s only been three games, but already there are concerns about the new artificial turf at the Rogers Centre, the home of the Toronto Blue Jays. In the 26 years since its opening, the Rogers Centre, neé SkyDome, has gone through five different kinds of…
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  • Blue Jays break Rays' win streak with powerful offense

    Blue Jays break Rays' win streak with powerful offense

    MLB.com nytimes.com yahoo.com Apr 15 (2 days ago)
    Jose Bautista, Devon Travis and Dalton Pompey each homered while Josh Donaldson enjoyed a three-hit right as the Blue Jays scored early and often in an 12-7 victory over the Rays on Wednesday night at Rogers Centre on Jackie Robinson Day.
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  • Steven Souza Jr. launches monster home run in Rays' win

    Steven Souza Jr. launches monster home run in Rays' win

    yahoo.com Apr 15 (3 days ago)
    Steven Souza Jr.'s big game at the plate in Tampa Bay's 3-2 win over Toronto on Tuesday started off with a bang. Souza smashed a 463-foot solo shot to deep center field off Blue Jays left-hander Daniel Norris in the first inning to put the Rays on the b…
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  • Jae Crowder's tough winner lifts Celtics over Raptors, locks up…

    Jae Crowder's tough winner lifts Celtics over Raptors, locks up 7 seed

    yahoo.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)
    The first matchup of the 2015 NBA Playoffs has officially been set. With a dramatic 95-93 win over the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night, the Celtics locked up the No. 7 seed in the East. They can now plan for a first-round matchup with the Cleveland Cav…
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  • Prospect Hot List: Vande Sompel charging from the back in Oshaw…

    Prospect Hot List: Vande Sompel charging from the back in Oshawa

    thehockeynews.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)
    The Frozen Four is in the books and it was a classic, with Providence College winning its first-ever hockey title over Boston University. But the season still might not be over for Terriers frosh Jack Eichel, as he and Nashville pick Jimmy Vesey of Harv…
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  • Video - Bulls Charge Past Raptors 01:09

    Bulls Charge Past Raptors

    Mar 20
    Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.
  • Video - Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs 00:56

    Sharks Skate Past Maple Leafs

    Mar 19
    The Sharks beat the Maple Leafs 4-1 to snap their two-game losing streak.
  • Video - Rubio's Difficult Pass Through Triangle Defense 00:20

    Rubio's Difficult Pass Through Triangle Defense

    Mar 18
    Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio lobbed a seemingly impossible but successful pass to forward Chase Budinger, who finished with deuces.
  • Video - Raptors Hold Off Wolves 01:19

    Raptors Hold Off Wolves

    Mar 18
    Despite Kevin Martin scoring 37 points, the Timberwolves fell to the Raptors 105-100.

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