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Blazers have a new look heading into the season

PORTLAND, Ore. — General manager Neil Olshey prefers the term ”emerging” rather than ”rebuilding” when it comes to the Portland Trail Blazers. The Blazers open training camp on Tuesday with a new general manager, a new head coach and a group of promising young players as they seek to move forward from last season’s...
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Weekend Scoreboard: KU defeats Henley

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — There were still turnovers for the Klamath Union Pelicans, but not nearly the quantity as quickly on Friday night. Still, a giveaway led to Henley’s only score of the night in a 26-7 loss to KU, preventing a Pelicans shutout. Ben Mitchell threw touchdown passes of 27 and 84 yards...
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Video: 49ers fly by Jets

Alex Smith talks about the 49ers’ 34-0 win over the Jets. 49ers are now 3-1; Jets are 2-2.
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Video: Oregon State beats Arizona

Watch highlights of No. 18 Oregon State’s 38-35 win over Arizona.
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Dodgers win 5th in row, stay in race

LOS ANGELES — Matt Kemp has regained his home-run stroke, the Dodgers keep winning, and yet it still might not be enough to eke into the playoffs. Josh Beckett earned his first victory in his last five starts and the Dodgers backed him with three homers, beating Colorado 7-1 Sunday for their fifth straight...
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Athletics keep winning

OAKLAND, Calif. — Another dramatic win in hand, the Oakland Athletics gathered around the big screen clubhouse TV and began feasting on Mexican food while watching the Angels and Rangers play the second game of their Texas doubleheader. The upstart A’s are still chasing an AL West title with three games to go. And...
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Manning throws 3 TDs in Broncos’ win

DENVER — After throwing yet another touchdown on a play that worked exactly as it was drawn up, Peyton Manning ran to the end zone and head-butted the lucky receiver, running back Lance Ball. That was about as rough as things got for Manning on Sunday — an afternoon he spent piling on in...
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San Francisco beats Padres

SAN DIEGO — Tim Lincecum was in the San Francisco Giants’ clubhouse ”jumping up and down” as pinch-hitter Xavier Nady’s solo homer sailed over the fence in right-center in the ninth inning to tie a game the San Francisco Giants would win 7-5 against the San Diego Padres. ”It was a big moment for...
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Defense carries Rams to close win over Seattle

ST. LOUIS — Forget about Sam Bradford and Steven Jackson. The St. Louis Rams’ true offensive star thus far is a rookie kicker from a Division II school. Greg Zuerlein made 21 consecutive field goals last fall at Missouri Western, and he’s been a sure thing in the NFL, too. The rookie kicked four...
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Barner’s big night keeps No. 2 Oregon undefeated

SEATTLE — In the third quarter against Washington State, Oregon running back Kenjon Barner’s teammates lifted him high off the ground in celebration of a 10-yard scoring dash. The touchdown put the No. 2 Ducks up 44-19, capping a four-minute third-quarter rally and all but sealing the 51-26 victory over the Cougars on Saturday...
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