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Raptors, Blues Celebrate Championships, Rose Leads US Open, Dodgers, Astros Dominate MLB

Sports That Matters Brought to you by Site Ground June 14th, 2019 Welcome back have a great weekend! Congratulations to the Toronto Raptors for winning the NBA Championship for the first time! 1. What’s New Photo: Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors captured the country’s first major title in […]

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NFL NEWS & NOTES BRADY, ODELL BECKHAM JR., LUCK AND MUCH MORE

Tom Brady could have avoided being suspended because of Deflategate if he was willing to blame two New England Patriots staffers for the scandal. The star quarterback proposed a $1 million fine, but NFL commissioner Roger Goodell demanded that he state former equipment managers John Jastremski and Jim McNally had tampered with the footballs without his knowledge, according […]

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MICHAEL BARI SHOW FRIDAY JULY 6, 2018 SPORTS NEWS & NOTES

Red Sox ace Chris Sale faces Jason Hammel on Friday in Kansas City. At the World Cup, France meets Uruguay and Brazil takes on Belgium in two quarterfinal matchups Though Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic recently reported that trade talks surrounding Manny Machado have “accelerated” this week, ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick tweets that teams still aren’t offering […]

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JOE CURLEY VENTURA COUNTY STAR

Joe Curley has been covering college, soccer and prep sports for the Star since 2000. In addition to the Los Angeles Rams, local college, lacrosse and soccer beats, he contributes to the Star’s education and feature coverage. Curley has covered 11 Rose Bowls and four BCS national championship games and four NCAA Division I  basketball […]