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Dismissed Arkansas forward Osabuohien transfers to WVU

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Former Arkansas forward Gabe Osabuohien has transferred to West Virginia.

West Virginia coach Bob Huggins announced the transfer of Osabuohien (Oh-sah-BOY-en) on Wednesday. He will have two years of eligibility remaining.

Arkansas coach Eric Musselman dismissed Osabuohien from the Razorbacks last week without disclosing the reason.


Not a ‘tattooed guy’: Larry Bird mural will be changed

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Larry Bird likes the mural but not the tats.

An artist says she'll remove most tattoos from a large painting of the former NBA star on an Indianapolis multi-family residence. The tattoos include two rabbits mating on his right arm and a spider web on a shoulder.


Loyola’s Sister Jean celebrated on her 100th birthday

CHICAGO (AP) - Jean Dolores Schmidt, better known as Sister Jean, is now a centenarian. And the students and staff of Loyola University-Chicago gathered Wednesday to celebrate the chaplain of school's men's basketball team.

Sister Jean became a sensation during the 2018 NCAA Tournament, when the Ramblers made their first ...

Kershaw passes Koufax on wins list, Dodgers thump Blue Jays

LOS ANGELES (AP) - As good as he felt last week in Miami striking out 10 in seven scoreless innings, Clayton Kershaw felt equally as bad back home at Dodger Stadium.

"It's a humbling game," the Dodgers ace said.

Still, Kershaw navigated his way through six innings to pass Sandy ...

Sparks beat Lynx 81-71 for 9th straight home win

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Candace Parker had 20 points and 10 rebounds for her third double-double, Chelsea Gray added 17 points, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 81-71 on Tuesday night.

Los Angeles used a 23-4 second-quarter spurt to take a 49-32 lead at the break and ...

Middle Tennessee’s Dishman out for season

Middle Tennessee forward DeAndre Dishman will miss the 2019-20 season after tearing ligaments in his left knee during the Blue Raiders' exhibition tour of Costa Rica last week.

NBA Finals 2019: Warriors vs. Raptors odds, best picks, Game 2 predictions from proven...

The Golden State Warriors will look to avoid their first 0-2 hole in a playoff series since May 2007 when they take on the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of the 2019 NBA Finals on Sunday night at Scotiabank...

NBA Finals Warriors vs. Raptors predictions, picks: Experts think Golden State will three-peat, torn...

The Toronto Raptors held home court in Game 1 of the NBA Finals in convincing fashion, and now we'll see if the Golden State Warriors' championship pedigree kicks in for Game 2. Needless to say, the Raptors made a...

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