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Duke cheerleaders perform during the second half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against San Diego State in the Round of 32 in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, March 22, 2015.

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Gonzaga falls to Duke in Elite 8

Duke (33-4), the region's No. 1 seed, is going to Indianapolis to play Michigan State in the Final Four.

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Hamlin wins for 25th time, and fifth time at Martinsville

Denny Hamlin passed teammate Matt Kenseth for the lead with 28 laps to go Sunday and went on to end Toyota's 32-race winless streak in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway.

FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

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Klingberg scores in overtime as Stars topple Canucks

John Klingberg scored 4:13 into overtime as the Dallas Stars edged the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Saturday night.

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Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 120-114 on Saturday night for their third consecutive victory.

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo watches his team against Georgia during the first half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game in the Round of 64 in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, March 20, 2015.

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Spartans Final Four-bound after OT. win over Louisville

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans capped an improbable run to the Final Four…

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No. 2 seed Tennessee beats No. 11 Gonzaga in overtime

Tennessee beat Gonzaga 73-69 in overtime on Saturday to advance to the Spokane Regional final of the NCAA Tournament.

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Mariners prospect Victor Sanchez passes away

Seattle Mariners pitching prospect Victor Sanchez passed away in Venezuela, the club announced Saturday.

Kentucky's Trey Lyles, left, and Karl-Anthony Towns, right, listen to Willie Cauley-Stein during the team's news conference at the NCAA men's basketball tournament regional, Friday, March 27, 2015, in Cleveland. Kentucky plays Notre Dame in the final Saturday, hoping to extend their unbeaten streak and reach the Final Four.

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Kentucky remains undefeated after beating Notre Dame & moves on to Final Four

Andrew Harrison hit two free throws with six seconds left as the Wildcats survived a 68-66 win over third seed Notre Dame.

FC Dallas's Michel celebrates as he jogs to midfield after scoring on a penalty kick against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Frisco, Texas. FC Dallas won 2-1.

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10-man FC Dallas holds off the Sounders

FC Dallas played with 10 men for the majority of the night, the Seattle Sounders failed to capitalize and the match ended in a scoreless draw Saturday night.

Wisconsin Badgers Head Coach Bo Ryan works with the team during the first round of the NCAA Midwest Regional basketball game in Omaha, Neb., Thursday, March 20, 2008

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Wisconsin heads to Final Four after win over Arizona

The Badgers (35-3) denied the Wildcats (34-4) a Final Four berth for the second straight year, having beaten them by one point in overtime in Anaheim a year ago when their seeds were reversed.

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon is seen before a spring exhibition baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

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Zunino homers twice, but Giants rally to edge Mariners 9-8

The San Francisco Giants rallied from a four-run deficit in the top of the ninth inning with minor leaguers Saturday in a 9-8 split-squad victory.

The NCAA logo is on the court as work continues at The Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, March 18, 2015, for the NCAA college basketball second and third round game. Second round games start on Thursday.

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AP sources: Texas fires coach Barnes after 17 years

Texas has fired coach Rick Barnes after 17 seasons, people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.

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WWU sports roundup

A record-setting sprinter, a couple softball victories and success for the women's rowing squad.

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Gonzaga’s 1st regional final in 16 years vs top-seeded Duke

This is the 17th consecutive NCAA trip for the No. 2 seed Bulldogs (35-2), but their first regional final since 1999. Their only previous games against Duke are two regular-season losses.

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson reaches up to grab a throw as he works out with the Texas Rangers during spring training baseball practice, Monday, March 3, 2014, in Surprise, Ariz.

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Seahawks QB Russell Wilson works out with Texas Rangers

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is spending a day with the Texas Rangers and drawing on his Super Bowl experience to deliver a message to the team.

This is a 2014 photo of pitcher Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners baseball team. This image reflects the Mariners active roster as of Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, when this image was taken.

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King Felix to start Mariners opener

In 7 career opening day starts Hernandez is 5-and-0 with a 1.52 ERA.

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Longtime Washington State baseball coach dies

Chuck "Bobo" Brayton, the long-time Washington State baseball coach and college Hall of Famer who had 1,162 career wins, has died at the age of 89.

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Hot Rod Hundley, former NBA player and Jazz announcer, dies

The Jazz said Hundley died at his home in the Phoenix area Friday night.

The Notre Dame mascot performs during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Miami in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Thursday, March 12, 2015.

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NCAA on KPUG: Notre Dame looking for luck of the Irish vs. Kentucky

NCAA Tournament on KPUG: Arizona vs. Wisconsin at 3pm, Notre Dame vs. Kentucky at 5:50pm.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Seahawks, Sounders & Pete Carroll shine in front of over 15 thousand youngsters at We Day Seattle

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Team members of the Seattle Seahawks, inspire 15,000 students at We Day Seattle at the KeyArena at Seattle Center on April 23, 2015. Photo Credit: Jim McMeachin/Free The Children

The event brought together students and educators from over 500 schools that are taking action on local and global causes that are important to them.

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Mariners place Iwakuma on 15-day disabled list

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LHP Lucas Luetge recalled from AAA Tacoma

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Billboard suggests Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs in the line of fire for ‘Rush Hour 4′

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Is this a prank or is Puff Daddy replacing Chris Tucker in the fourth installment of the franchise?

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Yost insists Royals not to blame for string of fights

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Chicago White Sox's Jeff Samardzija, center, fights with Kansas City Royals players during the seventh inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Chicago.

Yost spoke before Friday's game against the Chicago White Sox, a day after the teams were involved in a benches-clearing melee that resulted in five players being ejected. It could also lead to discipline from the league.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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Here is a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.