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April 5, 2014

UConn upsets Florida, faces Kentucky for national title

The final No. 1 seed of the NCAA Tournament fell on Saturday during a record-setting Final Four.

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April 5, 2014

PHOTOS: Final Four

From 68 teams down to the championship, the stage is set for a wild finish to the NCAA Tournament.

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April 4, 2014

This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at the weekend's sports schedule.

playoffs

April 4, 2014

NBA playoff race heats up

The 16-team field for the playoffs has virtually been set but there is plenty of jockeying for position still to be done.

manny

April 4, 2014

Bill Clinton endorses Manny Pacquiao’s bid for political glory

Former President Clinton supports boxer Manny Pacquia's bid to become a political heavyweight in his native Philippines.

golf

April 4, 2014

Expect the unexpected at next week’s Masters

As the first of the season's four major championships, the Masters has always been a veritable golfing "rite of spring."

rucker

April 3, 2014

Darius Rucker to perform anthem at NCAA title game

Darius Rucker and Chris Daughtry will need to get their game voices on.

bavetta

April 3, 2014

NBA ref Bavetta’s ironman streak hits 2,633 game

The NBA ref worked his 2,633rd consecutive game on Wednesday.

baseball

April 3, 2014

Umps say Black not timely enough; deny challenge

Padres manager Bud Black was denied the chance to challenge a play in the first inning.

kostenburg

April 3, 2014

Kostenburg, Hamlin named best of U.S. at Sochi games

Slopestyle snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg and luger Erin Hamlin are the U.S. Olympic Committee's top athletes from the Sochi Games.

union

April 2, 2014

College athletes take labor cause to Capitol Hill

Members of a group seeking to unionize college athletes are looking for allies on Capitol Hill.

tiger

April 2, 2014

Clock ticking on Tiger’s quest to surpass Nicklaus

The chances of Tiger Woods surpassing the record set by Jack Nicklaus are growing slim.

redskins

April 2, 2014

DeSean Jackson headed to Redskins

Recently released Philadelphia Eagles WR DeSean Jackson has agreed on terms with the Washington Redskins.

nba

April 2, 2014

Nets clinch playoff berth with win

The red-hot Brooklyn Nets clinched a playoff berth and continued their season turnaround on Tuesday.

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes takes batting practice before Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Boston.

April 1, 2014

Jonny Gomes met the POTUS and he dressed to impress

The World Champion Boston Red Sox met the President and one player did it in true Star-Spangled style.

tiger

April 1, 2014

Tiger Woods to miss Masters after back surgery

The No. 1 golfer in the world will miss the Masters after undergoing back surgery.

brazil

April 1, 2014

Work at World Cup stadium halted after worker dies

Brazil halted work at the stadium that will host the opening match of this year's World Cup.

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April 1, 2014

Play ball! Opening day filled with surprises

Opening Day unfolded with the promise of warmer days, hot dogs sizzling on the grill, and surprises in MLB's annual day of celebration.

angels

April 1, 2014

Angels coach breaks leg catching opening pitch

Los Angeles Angels hitting coach Don Baylor broke a bone in his right leg while attempting to catch the ceremonial first pitch.

hockey

March 31, 2014

Penguins, Avalanche, Blackhawks join playoff party

The defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks, Pittsburgh Penguins and Colorado Avalanche all qualified for the playoffs.

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