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No. 16 Kentucky Rallies Past Georgia 93-80 in SEC Semifinal

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Kentucky believed it could catch Georgia by matching the intensity that kept the Bulldogs ahead for most of the game. The Wildcats just needed more than 30 minutes before finally turning the tables and earning a hard-fought victory. Jamal Murray scored 26 points, Tyler Ulis added 25 and […]

Hammons Helps No. 13 Purdue Advance to Big Ten Final

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The postseason version of Purdue senior A.J. Hammons was too strong for Michigan on Saturday. Hammons had 27 points and 11 rebounds, and the 13th-ranked Boilermakers beat the Wolverines 76-59 to advance to the Big Ten Tournament championship. Hammons was just OK as Purdue split a pair of […]

No. 17 Texas A&M Aggies Trounce LSU 71-38 in SEC Tournament

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The 17th-ranked Texas A&M Aggies will play for their first conference tournament title since 1987, just not in the way they expected. Their latest win was much too easy. Tonny Trocha-Morales scored 13 points as Texas A&M trounced LSU and freshman star Ben Simmons 71-38 on Saturday to […]

Scandals Force Rowbury to Relive Olympic Disappointment

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- With each new doping scandal, Shannon Rowbury relives her disappointment over the London Olympics. Six women in the field for the 1,500 meters at the 2012 Games have either been banned or are facing allegations of performance-enhancing drug use. Last week, it was revealed that Turkey’s Gamze Bulut, […]

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Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Serena Williams then capped the festive day for the Williams family with an easy 6-2, 6-1 win over qualifier Laura Siegemund of Germany in a second round match. Venus played at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden for the first time since she and sister Serena and father Richard were […]

No. 12 Utah Holds off No. 24 Cal 82-78 in OT

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Lorenzo Bonam took the inbound pass and raced up the floor. His team trailing by two, the junior never hesitated, driving hard to the basket. He scored at the buzzer, giving the Utah Utes a chance to finish off a heavyweight fight with California in the Pac-12 tournament […]

Campaigning Coaches Stump for Their Teams to Make Tournament

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The campaigning. The stump speeches. The last-ditch pitches from the contenders, insisting they aren’t paying attention to the pundits and prognosticators. No, not presidential hopefuls. At this time of year, some college basketball coaches can sound like political candidates searching for votes as they tout their teams’ NCAA […]

SEC Tournament Keeps Shaking up NCAA Tournament Bubble

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- There may be no tournament more volatile than the Southeastern Conference, where it seems just about every outcome has some effect on the NCAA Tournament’s ever-expanding bubble. Georgia knocks off South Carolina, sending its stock soaring while making everyone take a closer look at the Gamecocks. Kentucky puts […]

No. 9 Mountaineers Escape No. 6 Oklahoma, 69-67

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Everything unfolded in slow motion for West Virginia’s Jevon Carter. He saw Oklahoma star Buddy Hield get the ball in his hands, take a couple of dribbles and cross half-court, then heave a shot at the buzzer that banked through the basket in the Big 12 semifinals. “It […]

Curry, Thompson Combine for 15 3-Pointers in Rout of Blazers

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Splash Brothers had no plans of letting Damian Lillard steal the 3-point spotlight this time. That embarrassing defeat in Portland less than a month ago was still fresh in their memory. Stephen Curry scored 34 points, Klay Thompson had 37 and the Golden State Warriors avenged their […]

No. 1 Kansas Beats No. 22 Baylor 70-66 in Big 12 Semifinals

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Kansas coach Bill Self said the final couple minutes of Friday night’s Big 12 semifinal against Baylor didn’t take anything away from his team’s impressive second-half performance. Even if it almost took away a win. After overcoming a halftime deficit to build a comfortable lead, Self put in […]

Dennis Wideman decision seems deliberately contradictory

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- It just looks like maintaining the position of permanent arbitrator requires appeasing both sides and there’s a history to support that argument. In regards to the Wideman case, the NHL issued a statement on Friday saying they “strenuously disagree” with Oldham’s ruling and are trying to determine “what […]

Canadiens: Subban out of Hospital After Neck Injury

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban was released from a hospital Friday after sustaining a neck injury against the Buffalo Sabres. Coach Michel Therrien said Subban will undergo treatment and won’t be available for the game against Minnesota on Saturday, ending his streak of 273 consecutive regular-season games. Subban […]

Broncos Acquire QB Sanchez From Eagles

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Broncos have acquired Mark Sanchez from Philadelphia, a move Denver general manager John Elway calls the first step toward replacing the retired Peyton Manning. The Super Bowl champions were left without an experienced quarterback this week when five-time MVP Manning retired and Brock Osweiler signed with Houston […]

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Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Broncos general manager John Elway tweeted about the move Friday afternoon.    The draft pick headed to Philadelphia is a seventh-round pick, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter and multiple reports.  With Peyton Manning retiring and Brock Osweiler signing with the Houston Texans this week, the Broncos were left with […]

Browns Release Johnny Manziel After 2 Seasons

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Johnny Football has been tossed aside. Quarterback Johnny Manziel, the scrambling, Heisman Trophy-winning college star who hasn’t come close to matching his hype in the NFL, was released Friday by the Cleveland Browns following two turbulent and troubling seasons. Manziel’s unceremonious exit — the team sent out a […]

Kings suspend DeMarcus Cousins for one game

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Vlade Divac, the Kings’ vice president of basketball operations and general manager, announced the disciplinary action Thursday. The Kings said Cousins would sit out Friday’s home game against the Orlando Magic. Video from Sacramento’s 120-111 home loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday showed Cousins sitting on the […]

IAAF: No Reinstatement for Russian Track at This Stage

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Russia still has “significant work” to do to repair its anti-doping program before its track and field athletes can be considered for reinstatement ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the IAAF said Friday. The sport’s world governing body said Russia has made progress but not yet […]

World Anti-Doping Agency Says 99 Meldonium Cases This Year

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The drug at the center of the Maria Sharapova doping case has produced 99 positive tests so far this year, the World Anti-Doping Agency said Friday. WADA spokesman Ben Nichols told The Associated Press in an e-mail that since meldonium was banned on Jan. 1 “there have been […]