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Video: Curry hits NBA record-tying 3-pointer in win vs. Heat

MIAMI (AP) — The Warriors first basket during a 118-112 win over the Heat on Wednesday night was, surprise, a Stephen Curry 3-pointer. While that is hardly unusual, the make meant Curry tied an NBA record, making a 3-pointer for a 127th consecutive regular-season game. The reigning NBA MVP and 3-point leader made a 3-pointer just 78 seconds into the ...

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Madison Bumgarner hauls horse trailer to spring training

Jeff Chiu/AP San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner carries the 2014 Giants championship pennant while riding a San Francisco Police horse in the AT&T Park outfield. Madison Bumgarner is riding into town — literally. The Giants ace finally made it to Scottsdale, Ariz., for spring training after taking the long route from his home in North Carolina. He also brought ...

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Let’s watch Kristaps Porzingis dance to ‘What is Love’

If this basketball career doesn’t work out for Kristaps Porzingis, maybe he can play Steve and Doug’s lanky Latvian cousin in the sequel to “A Night at the Roxbury.” The Knicks’ rookie sensation has all the right moves to fit in right with Will Ferrell’s and Chris Kattan’s characters from the SNL skit turned box office bomb, grooving to the ...

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Texas Tech upsets third ranked team in row, fans go nuts

Brad Tollefson/AP Texas Tech fans celebrate on the court after Texas Tech defeated Oklahoma 65-63 Wednesday night. LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Toddrick Gotcher admitted he might have traveled after one of his Texas Tech teammates got him the rebound off Oklahoma’s last shot in the Red Raiders’ 65-63 victory over the third-ranked Sooners on Wednesday night. “I think I picked ...

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SOAR dunk team shatters backboard with ridiculous dunk

Aaron Gordon only looked like he was leaping off a trampoline in Saturday’s NBA slam dunk contest. These members of Liberty University’s SOAR ministry dunk team actually were, and their display of air-time reached its crescendo with a backboard crushing slam. TOP-10 BACKBOARD BREAKING DUNKS @discovercentral/via twitter A trick dunk group that uses trampolines shattered a backboard during its routine. ...

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Kristen Wiig dresses as Peyton Manning on Fallon Show

[embedded content] For the second time in as many nights, Peyton Manning joined “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.” But on Thursday, he looked a little different. Kristen Wiig, master of impersonations and improvisation, dressed up as the recent Super Bowl 50 champion in complete football gear and answered Fallon’s questions. MAGIC JOHNSON ASKS PEYTON MANNING TO PLAY FOR LA ...

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Steelers' DeAngelo Williams throws shade at Bill Belichick

Bill Wippert/AP DeAngelo Williams, 32, would not consider playing under Bill Belichick. Enlarge Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images Bill Belichick has four Super Bowl rings, but according to Williams, only Tom Brady likes the coach. Enlarge Steelers RB DeAngelo Williams says nobody other than Tom Brady actually likes playing for Bill Belichick. Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams fired a not-so-subtle shot at ...

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WATCH: Hockey ref nailed in groin with full beer can

Five minute major for a low blow. QMJHL referee Dominick Bedard took a beer can below the belt that left him doubled over on the ice during a game last week. The dangerous projectile was thrown from the sixth row of the stands by 29-year-old Alexandre Perron, who was angered by a penalty call against his younger brother, according to ...

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Coyotes call up Arizona banker to be emergency backup goalie

Norm Hall/NHLI via Getty Images Nathan Schoenfeld knows how to handle himself in an NHL dressing room. Nathan Schoenfeld was just another 31-year-old dad giving his kids a bath on Monday night when he received an unexpected text message. Schoenfeld, the son of Rangers assistant GM Jim Schoenfeld and a former collegiate club team goalie, was summoned by the Arizona ...

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'Big Air at Fenway' ski ramp 3-times taller than Monster

Expect to see sliders thrown at Fenway later this week. Boston’s historic ballpark will see Olympic skiers and snowboarders launching themselves down a 140-foot-high ramp and executing acrobatic maneuvers off a jump in the middle of center field. YANKEES TURN RUTHLESS IN TWITTER BEEF WITH CUBS @FenwayPark Skiers and snowboarders will take over Boston’s famed Fenway Park Thursday and Friday ...

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