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Exclusive Interview: Tarrin Mitchell, DB, Houston

Tarrin Mitchell is a 2014 defensive back commit to Houston University, and is one of the most talented playmaking corners in the nation. He is expected to be a big difference maker at Houston, and have a very successful college football career. Mitchell has agreed to do an exclusive interview with SportsGlory.com, and we hope that you enjoy reading it! Q. Thanks for taking the time...
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Rookie Review: Anthony Bennett, Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers drafted Anthony Bennett with the first overall pick in last years NBA Draft, and there were many fans that were upset with the selection. Bennett certainly didn’t do anything to prove his doubters wrong in his rookie year, but he did do enough to show some fans what he is capable of after he matures and improves his game. With that being said, what was Bennett’s...
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Hawks defeat Pacers 101-93 to take 1-0 series lead

The Atlanta Hawks were the heavy underdogs heading into their playoff series with the Indiana Pacers, but they proved the analysts wrong in Game 1. Indiana didn’t seem to want the game even close to as much as Atlanta did, and it resulted in the Hawks take a 1-0 series lead. Atlanta was out to prove a point, and they sent a message to the Pacers and the entire NBA that they are...
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Nationals Bryce Harper benched for ‘lack of hustle’

Bryce Harper is considered one of the best young players in all of baseball. He is a staple in the Washington Nationals lineup, and despite only being 21 years-old, he is expected to be a leader on Matt Williams’ team. However, in Saturday’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Williams removed Harper from the game, citing what he described as a lack of hustle.     Bryce...
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Warriors edge Clippers 109-105 to take 1-0 series lead

The Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers opened up their playoff series this afternoon, and it didn’t disappoint anyone. It was a thriller all the way through the game with an exceptionally high level of intensity and up-tempo style of basketball. After all was said and done, the Warriors were able to make more winning plays down the stretch of the game, and were able...
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NHL fines Milan Lucic $5,000 for spearing Danny DeKeyser

The NHL announced Friday that Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic has been fined $5,000 for spearing Detroit Red Wings defenseman Danny DeKeyser. Lucic committed the infraction in the second period of the Bruins’ 1-0 loss to the Detroit Red Wings in Game 1 of the teams’ first-round Stanley Cup Playoffs series in Boston. “Obviously, it was kind of the heat-of-the-moment thing...
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Raiders to cut Terrelle Pryor on Monday if they can’t trade him

The Oakland Raiders are finished with quarterback Terrelle Pryor. According to Alex Marvez of FOX Sports, the Raiders will cut Pryor on Monday if they are unable to trade him before then.   From the #asexpected #nosurprise file: Source tells @FOXSports1 that @RAIDERS will cut QB @TerrellePryor on Monday if unable to swing trade — Alex Marvez (@alexmarvez) April 19, 2014 Pryor...
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Delino DeShields Jr. shows off swollen face after taking 90 MPH pitch

Houston Astros prospect Delino DeShields Jr. has some serious face damage after taking a 90 MPH pitch to his face. He isn’t shy to show it off to the public either! Those of you that would like to know exactly what the injury was, should read the following tweet. DeShields has a fracture of his cheekbone, which is not displaced. “Gonna be a very uncomfortable road back,” manager...
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2014 NFL Draft: Dolphins interested in QB Aaron Murray?

The Miami Dolphins seem to be comfortable with Ryan Tannehill as their franchise quarterback moving forward, but they are very interested in bringing in another talented young quarterback to push him. According to reports, the Dolphins are “very interested” in Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray, and have already visited with him. Miami is considering another meeting in the near...
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Albert Pujols’ 500th home run will be an achievement worthy of our attention

If you learned to love baseball in the 1980′s and early 1990′s such as myself, than you’ll remember the days when 35 home runs was enough to lead either league, and that the 54 homers hit by Cecil Fielder in 1991 was a very big deal. Regardless of who’s at fault, the days of low-numbered, long-ball champions are gone, and because of the PED-era, nobody will ever approach...
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2014 NFL Draft: Paul Richardson scouting report

College: Colorado Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6’0″ Weight: 175 2013 College Stats: 83 receptions, 1,343 yards, 10 touchdowns. There are quite a few talented wide receivers in the 2014 NFL Draft, but there are more than most people have heard of throughout the draft process. One of those unheralded receivers is Paul Richardson from Colorado, who hasn’t gotten as much hype...
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Shaw expects Nuggets to bring Kenneth Faried back

The Denver Nuggets had an incredibly disappointing season under new head coach Brian Shaw, and there are plenty of things to be worked on this offseason. That being said, there are pressing free agency decisions to make for the Nuggets as well. Brian Shaw has made it clear that he wants forward Kenneth Faried back with the team, and he expects Denver to get something done to bring...
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Previewing the NBA Playoffs: (3) Toronto Raptors vs. (6) Brooklyn Nets

The Toronto Raptors were one of the biggest surprises in the NBA this season, and were able to lock up the number three overall seed in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Their opponents in the first round, the Brooklyn Nets, started off the season in very disappointing fashion but were able to pick things up towards the end of the year and gave themselves a chance. This is going...
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Previewing the NBA Playoffs: (3) Los Angeles Clippers vs. (6) Golden State Warriors

The NBA Playoffs begin today, and one of the key match-ups is between the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors. These two teams have been at each others throats all season, and this series is expected to have a very intense and hostile atmosphere. There are quite a few different stories to keep an eye on over the next week or two, but there are three in particular to keep...
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Pavel Datsyuk’s late goal gives Red Wings a one-game lead over Bruins

Pavel Datsyuk, who missed 16 games with a knee injury before returning April 4, scored with 3:01 remaining to give the Detroit Red Wings a 1-0 win over the top-seeded Boston Bruins at TD Garden. The Red Wings enter Game 2, which is Sunday, with a 1-0 series lead over the Presidents’ Trophy-winning Bruins in their Eastern Conference playoff series. Jimmy Howard made 25 saves...
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Mets trade Ike Davis to Pirates

On April 4, New York Mets manager Terry Collins said Lucas Duda would be the team’s everyday first baseman. That meant Ike Davis, who hit 32 home runs in 2012, would be moved to the bench. Now two weeks later, Davis is off the team. The Mets announced today they have traded Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for right handed pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named...
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NHL fines Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville $25k

Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville has been fined $25,000 for inappropriate conduct during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series against the St. Louis Blues on Thursday. During the second overtime of the three-overtime Blues win the puck was sent out of play.  While the officials discussed whether the Blues should be called for delay of game, Quenneville...
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Lakers GM: Re-signing Pau Gasol is a priority

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said Friday during the team’s exit interviews that re-signing Pau Gasol is a priority. Kupchak on Gasol: “Absolutely he’s a priority. If you look at the free agents, there probably isn’t anyone as good as Pau on the board.” — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) April 18, 2014 Gasol has said he plans to listen to offers this summer...
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Pablo Larrazaba attacked by hornets, jumps into lake to escape

Spain’s Pablo Larrazaba encountered a swarm of hornets during Friday’s second round at the Malaysian Open and had to jump into a water hazard to escape them. Larrazaba was attacked by the hornets on the 14th hole. “They were three times the size of bees,” he said, per ESPN.com. “They were huge and like 30 or 40 of them started to attack me big time. I didn’t know what...
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Roy Hibbert: ‘I was wrong’ to call out Pacers teammates

Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert says it what was wrong for him to criticize his teammates in late March. “You know, I think that I should’ve kept my frustrations to myself or just in the locker room,” Hibbert said on “ESPN First Take.” “I will admit that it wasn’t the best thing to do. I’ll learn from that, and I was wrong. There are better ways to handle that...
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Report: Steve Kerr ‘absolutely expects’ offer to coach Knicks

Mike Woodson is still the New York Knicks coach.  But after a miserable season and with Phil Jackson now in charge, it seems unlikely that Woodson would be back next year. Steve Kerr, a former player and general manager-turned-broadcaster for TNT, believes he’s the right guy to lead the Knicks. From the New York Post:  According to a source close to the situation, Kerr “absolutely...
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Watch: New York Yankees pull off triple play

Your browser does not support iframes. The New York Yankees turned their third triple play in the past four years on Thursday and beat the Tampa Bay Rays 10-2 at Tropicana Field. The Yankees triple play came in the second inning with runners at first and second with Rays’ Sean Rodriguez at bat. Third baseman Yangervis Solarte fielded a one-hopper and raced to third base...
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Report: 49ers not expected to pick up Aldon Smith’s option

The San Francisco 49ers are not expected to pick up the fifth-year option on linebacker Aldon Smith’s contract, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. 49ers are not expected to pick up the fifth-year option on LB Aldon Smith’s contract, per league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 18, 2014 The 49ers have until May 3 to decide. Smith has been involved in several off-the...
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Paul Stastny ties game, then scores in OT to lift Avs over Wild

With 3:01 remaining Patrick Roy pulled Semyon Varlamov and the Colorado Avalanche tied the Minnesota Wild 4-4 with 13.4 seconds left in the third period. Paul Stastny scored 7:27 into overtime after tying the game, lifting the Avalanche to a 5-4 victory over the Wild in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals Thursday night. “That overtime one, all five guys end up touching...
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Alexander Steen, Blues beat Blackhawks in 3rd OT

Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues the 4-3 victory and a 1-0 series lead over the Chicago Blackhawks. Ryan Miller made 39 saves and shut the Blackhawks down after Patrick Kane scored on a breakaway to put Chicago up 3-2 late in the first period. “It stings right now, obviously,” said Kane, per NHL.com. “I think the big...
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