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The Dallas Mavericks are catching a huge break in their pursuit of a playoff spot on this critical road trip. The Mavericks have had plenty of trouble defending LaMarcus Aldridge over the last two seasons, but won’t have to deal with the injured Portland Trail Blazers star in Friday night’s matchup. Portland (28-31) announced...
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Lost River track and field places second in Bend

BEND, Ore. — Lost River’s 4 x 400 relay team won at Wednesday’s Summit junior varsity meet. Chava Cazarez, Frank Alonzo, Traegen Stradley and Cody Cox beat a Paisley quartet by 0.6 seconds. The Raiders finished second behind Summit on both the boys and girls sides. Stradley was second in the 400 meters, as...
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OIT soccer makes coaching change

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Oregon Tech soccer will have a new coach next season. OIT coach Bryan Mueller was fired Thursday after seven seasons with the women’s program and four with the men’s program added in 2008. Mueller’s record was 87-102-12 with the two programs combined. Oregon Tech athletic director Michael Schell told OITsports.com...
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Southern Oregon football hosts kids camps

As Southern Oregon University football continues spring practices, the team will host a series of Raider Kids Camps starting before this Saturday’s scrimmage in Medford at 2 p.m at Spiegelberg Stadium. The camp is open to kids from first to ninth grade, is an hour long and free, with the scrimmage beginning at 3...
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Arizona’s Kennedy wins another NL West start over Padres

SAN DIEGO – It was another routine night in the NL West for Ian Kennedy, which meant another victory for the Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander. Kennedy struck out nine in six innings to remain perfect for his career against San Diego, and Jason Kubel doubled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to send the...
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Rockies’ Moyer can’t win against Giants

DENVER – No win for the ages. Or, for that matter, the aged. At 49, Jamie Moyer failed in his second attempt to become the oldest pitcher to win a major league game when Madison Bumgarner took a no-hit bid into the sixth and scattered four hits over 7 1-3 innings in the San Francisco...
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Timbers on the road at defending champs

PORTLAND, Ore. — After consecutive home games, the Portland Timbers head out for the first of two away matches during the month of April on Saturday to take on the LA Galaxy at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif.; kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. (Pacific). The matchup between the Timbers and defending-MLS...
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Finally Mariners return home to open against A’s

SEATTLE – Mariners manager Eric Wedge is all set to return to his house Thursday night, for the first time in nearly 21/2 months. From Washington state to Arizona, to Japan, back to Arizona, to California, to Texas and finally back to the Pacific Northwest, Seattle’s two-month, transcontinental spring training/opening road trip will finally come...
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Blazers’ Aldridge done for season

PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland Trail Blazers All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge will have season-ending hip surgery. The team made the announcement following Aldridge’s visit with a hip specialist in Vail, Colo. on Wednesday. Audio: Blazers interim general manager Chad Buchanan Blazers interim general manager Chad Buchanan says they’re expecting a recovery time of two to four months,...
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Lady Owls add a new player

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Oregon Tech women’s basketball team added Carly McIsaac to its 2012 recruiting class, announcing the signing of the 5-9 Tumwater, Wash. guard. “Carly had an exceptional senior year at Tumwater High School and earned virtually every post-season award available,” head coach Scott Meredith told OITsports.com. “We were initially impressed...
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