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Suns’ Dragic voted NBA’s most improved

Phoenix guard Goran Dragic, whose breakout campaign helped his team to a 23-win improvement, was named most improved player.

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Phelps facing toughest challenge yet

Michael Phelps has been swimming against the tide all his life.

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Pujols joins 500 club

Albert Pujols belted two homers to reach the 500 home run milestone as he powered the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-2.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, April 23.

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Almost do-or-die

The Blue Jackets will try not to fall behind 3-1 in their NHL Stanley Cup playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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UC is 3rd home night game in ’14

A fourth night game has been added to the Buckeye football schedule this fall.

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Tressel among 3 finalists for Akron Pres. job

Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is among three finalists in the University of Akron's search for a new president.

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Clippers explode for 11 runs

The Clippers scored a season high number of runs, highlighted by a four-run 6th inning, when they sent nine batters to the plate, on the way to an 11-1 win over Gwinnett

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Reds 4, Pirates 1

Johnny Cueto tossed his second three-hitter against Pittsburgh in a week and the Reds eased past the struggling Pirates 4-1 on Tuesday night.

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Royals 8, Indians 2

James Shields allowed two runs in six innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer to lead the Kansas City Royals to an 8-2 win over the Indians on Tuesday night.

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Spurs Popovich named NBA Coach of the Year

Gregg Popovich was voted NBA Coach of the Year, becoming a three-time winner of the award.

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Bulls Noah named Defensive Player of the Year

Joakim Noah was named the NBA's defensive player of the year, the first player from the franchise since Michael Jordan in 1988.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, April 22.

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Dodgers star accused of wrongdoing in journey from Cuba to Big Leagues

As young Cuban slugger Yasiel Puig is earning millions on the baseball field but a bizarre story is unfolding in U.S. court documents.

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Penguins 4, CBJ 3

If your team scores first and takes a two-goal lead in the NHL Stanley Cup playoff series between the Columbus Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins, be afraid. Be very afraid.

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11 times we wish we could have sat courtside with Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson is almost as good at being a basketball fan as he is an actor. Here's a few times we wish we could have sat courtside at the Lakers with the screen legend.

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Indians 4, Royals 3

Jason Kipnis and Michael Brantley hit two-run homers, powering the Indians over the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Monday night when a fearless squirrel ran around Progressive Field and provided some extra entertainment.

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Pirates 6, Reds 5

Ike Davis became the first player to hit grand slams for different teams in the same April as the Pittsburgh Pirates twice overcame deficits to beat the Reds 6-5 Monday night.

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Keyshawn Johnson arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

Retired NFL star Keyshawn Johnson allegedly fought with an ex-girlfriend at his California home.

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Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon, first U.S. victor in 3 decades

It was an emotional finish in a city still recovering from last year's fatal bombing attack on the world-renowned race.

Featured Events

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Cher: Dressed to Kill Tour

Cher’s “Dressed To Kill” tour comes to town on April 30th at Nationwide Arena.

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WWE Smackdown

See all of your favorite Superstars in action including: John Cena, Randy Orton, The Shield and Bray Wyatt & The Wyatt Family.

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Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour

Katy Perry’s “Prismatic World Tour” comes to Nationwide Arena on August 13th.

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Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

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The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.

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Travel through time on Google maps

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Google is now offering trips down memory lane on its digital maps.

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‘Peeps’ coming to a big screen in marshmallow movie

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The film focuses on the sugary confections as they prepare to be judged at the annual Peeps diorama contest.