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Day: April 21, 2013

MLB: Milwaukee 4, Chicago Cubs 2

MILWAUKEE, April 21 (UPI) — Ryan Braun cracked a go-ahead, three-run homer Sunday, powering the Milwaukee Brewers to their seventh straight win, 4-2 over the Chicago Cubs. The Brewers were behind 2-1

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MLB: Minnesota 5, Chicago White Sox 3

CHICAGO, April 21 (UPI) — Josh Willingham’s bases-clearing double in the seventh inning Sunday rallied the Minnesota Twins to a 5-3 win over the Chicago White Sox. Trailing 2-1 entering the frame,

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NHL: Calgary 4, Minnesota 1

ST. PAUL, Minn., April 21 (UPI) — Calgary’s Joey MacDonald made 34 saves Sunday and the Flames continued a late-season roll with a 4-1 win over Minnesota. MacDonald, who signed a one-year,

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NBA: Miami 110, Milwaukee 87

MIAMI, April 21 (UPI) — LeBron James provided 27 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists for Miami Sunday in its 110-87 win over Milwaukee, opening a first-round NBA playoff series. Ray Allen

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NBA: Indiana 107, Atlanta 90

INDIANAPOLIS, April 21 (UPI) — Paul George supplied a triple-double Sunday, helping stake Indiana to a 107-90 win over Atlanta to open its first-round Eastern Conference playoff series. George scored 23 points

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Terror suspect arrested in Chicago

CHICAGO, April 20 (UPI) — An 18-year-old Illinois man was being held by federal authorities in Chicago this weekend, suspected of intending to fly to the Middle East to join al-Qaida. Abdella

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Avalanche kills 5 snowboarders in Colorado

GEORGETOWN, Colo., April 20 (UPI) — An avalanche slammed into a group of back-country snowboarders in Colorado Saturday afternoon, killing five of them, authorities said. There was one survivor. The Clear Creek

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NBA: Denver 97, Golden State 95

DENVER, April 20 (UPI) — Andre Miller’s driving lay-in with 1.2 seconds remaining Saturday sent the Denver Nuggets past Golden State 97-95 in Game 1 of their playoff-opening series. Miller’s decisive basket

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MLB: Milwaukee 5, Chicago Cubs 1

MILWAUKEE, April 20 (UPI) — Milwaukee’s Hiram Burgos hurled five innings of one-run ball in his major league debut Saturday, carrying the Brewers to a 5-1 decision over the Chicago Cubs. Burgos

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NBA Playoffs: Brooklyn 106, Chicago 89

NEW YORK, April 21 (UPI) — Deron Williams and Brook Lopez combined for 43 points Saturday and Brooklyn pounded Chicago 106-89 to open its first-round Eastern Conference playoff series. Williams netted 22

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NBA: Los Angeles Clippers 112, Memphis 91

LOS ANGELES, April 21 (UPI) — Chris Paul’s 23 points and seven assists Saturday sparked the Los Angeles Clippers over Memphis 112-91 in their Western Conference playoff opener. Eric Bledsoe chipped in

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