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Pat Riley praises Spurs ‘buzzsaw’ that cut down Heat

Pat Riley praises Spurs ‘buzzsaw’ that cut down Heat

Heat president Pat Riley spoke to the Miami media for nearly an hour Thursday in the aftermath of their 4-1 conquest at the hand of the Spurs in the Finals, denying a chance for the franchise to win a third straight championship.
Cowboys retirement standoff with QB Kyle Orton moving to training camp

Cowboys retirement standoff with QB Kyle Orton moving to training camp

Now that mini camp is over, the retirement standoff between the Dallas Cowboys and backup quarterback Kyle Orton has now been moved to training camp in Oxnard, Ca. Orton has been fined roughly $70,000 for missing minicamp.
Can the Cowboys be good enough on defense sans Ware, Hatcher and Lee to make playoff run? They say YES

Can the Cowboys be good enough on defense sans Ware, Hatcher and Lee to make playoff run? They say YES

Now that the minicamp is over and training is a month away, the big elephant in the room regarding the Dallas Cowboys' hopes for 2014 remain the same as in 2013.
Texas rivers offer countless opportunities, fish

Texas rivers offer countless opportunities, fish

Texas rivers move much more than water; they transport and enrich the human spirit, a truth long understood by anglers who immerse themselves, literally and figuratively, in the current of living, breathing waterways.
Lake Fork Catfish Classic fun for the whole family

Lake Fork Catfish Classic fun for the whole family

Well known as perhaps the world’s best largemouth bass fishery, Lake Fork also has a phenomenal catfish population.
TCU’s CWS title dream ends in Omaha

TCU’s CWS title dream ends in Omaha

TCU’s season came to an abrupt end Thursday night, as Mississippi hung on for a 6-4 victory in front of 25,783 at TD Ameritrade Park.

East Texans named to Texas Football Super Team

Daylon Mack is as big as a Mack Truck. He weighs 315 pounds and he pounds opponents when he carries the ball.
Sports Illustrated commemorates Spurs title with Leonard cover

Sports Illustrated commemorates Spurs title with Leonard cover

This week’s Sports Illustrated cover says it all: “Masterpiece,” with a shot of Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard soaring for a dunk over Miami’s Chris Andersen summing up the Spurs’ dominance in their 4-1 victory over the
Cowboys excited about breaking ground on Frisco headquarters; old site may be turned into apartments

Cowboys excited about breaking ground on Frisco headquarters; old site may be turned into apartments

The Cowboys will actually begin work on their new training complex in Frisco on Thursday, so the question remains what will happen to the current site in Valley Ranch when they move in 2016.
Texans trade Yates to Falcons for LB Dent

Texans trade Yates to Falcons for LB Dent

When the Texans learned there was interest in quarterback T.J. Yates, they traded him to Atlanta for inside linebacker Akeem Dent.

Hayden Henry talks about the Longview Lobos

Hayden Henry covers the Longview Lobos for the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director asked Henry about Longview's upcoming season.
East Texas athletes selected for coaches' all-state baseball team

East Texas athletes selected for coaches' all-state baseball team

Several East Texans were named to the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-State team.
A’s ride two-run fifth to 4-2 win over Rangers

A’s ride two-run fifth to 4-2 win over Rangers

Brandon Moss and Josh Donaldson drove in runs in the fifth inning Wednesday, and Sonny Gray allowed two runs in seven innings as Oakland beat the Rangers 4-2 to take two of three games in the series between division rivals.
World Cup: Defending champion Spain out of World Cup

World Cup: Defending champion Spain out of World Cup

So goodbye. Nobody wanted it to end this way -- the embarrassment and humbling of a side which has brought so much joy to the world.

Danny Elzner previews Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine

The Longview Lobos will be ranked third statewide to start the new season. That's according to Dave Campbell's Texas Football Magazine.