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Former Blazer Roy has setback with his right knee

MINNEAPOLIS – Minnesota Timberwolves guard Brandon Roy has had a setback with his surgically repaired right knee, casting further doubt on his chances of resuming a career derailed by knee problems. Roy gave an update Thursday on his recovery from arthroscopic surgery in December. He says he was feeling close to trying to play in...
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Losing only one senior, Lady Owls sign sole recruit

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – It’s been an outstanding season so far for the Oregon Tech Lady Owls. OIT is 9-4 in the Cascade Collegiate Conference, which is good for third place, leading Warner Pacific by a half-game. The success has come from a team with just one senior, which means only one new player is...
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No. 10 Oregon routed 76-52 at Stanford

STANFORD, Calif. – So much for that undefeated Pac-12 Conference record. Carlos Emory scored 12 points and Arsalan Kazemi had six points and nine rebounds in No. 10 Oregon’s first league loss this season, a 76-52 rout at new nemesis Stanford on Wednesday night. ”That’s the first time we’ve fell flat on our face this...
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‘Kap’ lets playing do the talking

NEW ORLEANS – If there’s a head coach in the NFL that Colin Kaepernick resembles most this week, it’s not Jim Harbaugh. It’s Bill Belichick. Look at any of Belichick’s recent quotes from a news conference, take away the hooded sweatshirt and replace it with a goatee and a few tattoos, and you have Colin...
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Sports Calendar – Jan. 30

High School Wrestling Skyline Conference Dual: Mazama at Henley – 5:30 p.m.Skyline Conference Dual: Klamath Union at North Valley/Hidden Valley – 5:30 p.m.Bonanza & Chiloquin at Southern Cascade League Meet Pac-12 Men’s Basketball No. 10 Oregon at Stanford – 8 p.m. (ESPNU) - The Oregon Ducks get back to work at Stanford, as the Ducks...
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HS Hoops: Both Lost River squads stay undefeated in league

BONANZA, Ore. — In a game where neither team separated itself, the Lost River Raiders held on for a 39-36 overtime win over the Bonanza Antlers. The win lifted Lost River to 4-0 in the 2A Southern Cascade League standings. Bonanza (11-10; 2-2 SCL) led 18-17 at halftime, but Lost River tied the game...
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Blazers erase 21-point deficit vs. Mavs

PORTLAND, Ore. – LaMarcus Aldridge’s buzzer-beating shot had barely left his hands when teammate Nicolas Batum raised his arms in victory. Aldridge’s turnaround jumper fell as time ran out and the Portland Trail Blazers came back from a 21-point third-quarter deficit to beat the Dallas Mavericks 106-104 on Tuesday night. ”I knew,” Batum said. ”I...
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49ers backup Alex Smith says it’s tough to sit

NEW ORLEANS – Colin Kaepernick’s image filled the Superdome scoreboard, his ears tucked into his red 49ers hat just so, as he sat at one of the seats reserved for the biggest personalities and most important players at Super Bowl media day. He is, after all, San Francisco’s starting quarterback. About 50 yards away, not...
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Report: Cavaliers interested in Oden

CLEVELAND – Greg Oden’s next comeback could be with the Cavaliers. A person with knowledge of Cleveland’s interest said the team is exploring the possibility of signing Oden, the former No. 1 overall pick whose NBA career has been sabotaged by injuries. The Cavs are doing their due diligence while looking at Oden, said the...
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HS Hoops: Lost River heads to Bonanza

The Bi-Mart Game of the Week takes us to Pelican Court for a girls-boys basketball doubleheader Tuesday night (5:50 p.m. – 960 the Sports Legend). Klamath Union hosts Hidden Valley, as the boys look to parlay their come-from-behind 58-56 win over Henley Friday night into a two-game winning streak. Meanwhile, Henley looks to rebound...
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