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  • Nikola Jokic's Nuggets dismantle the Cavs, get one step closer to playoffs

    Portland's got 12 left, but despite having one in hand and sitting just one back in the loss column, the Blazers have to be kicking themselves for dropping a game Tuesday to the Milwaukee Bucks in which they trailed by 15 in the third quarter, fought ...

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  • Around MLS: Houston's Torres finds a groove under Cabrera

    Dempsey, DaMarcus Beasley and Tim Howard have been around with Bruce Arena since the last time the U.S. coach guided the Americans into World Cup qualifying, way back 12 years ago. Now, these three will be counted upon to help lead the Americans in ...

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  • Gov Says He'll Testify Against Maine Monument in Congress

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's Republican governor says he'll testify before Congress against a national monument in his state. Then-President Barack Obama created the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument last summer on nearly 90,000 ...

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  • Middleton Has 26 and Bucks Beat the Blazers 93-90

    Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, left, dribbles past Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, March 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer) The Associated Press.

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  • Judge Approves Portland Aviation Firm's Bankruptcy Plan

    (AP) — A struggling Portland aviation company is one step closer to emerging from bankruptcy. The Mail Tribune reports (https://is.gd/AtXZMK ) that a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge in Dallas on Tuesday confirmed Erickson Inc.'s reorganization plan less ...

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  • Braves, Warriors, Chieftains: Oregon Takes on Tribal Mascots ...

    BANKS, Ore. (AP) — In Oregon, school districts with Native American mascots must abandon them by July or risk punishment that could include the withholding ...

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  • Nuggets cruise past Cavs 126-113

    ''Nikola is not going to back down from anybody, and I think you've seen that from our team a little bit, whether we're playing Golden State, Cleveland, Boston, whoever it is, we're not going to back down,'' coach Michael Malone said after his Nuggets ...

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  • Nuggets Cruise Past Cavs 126-113

    ... little bit, whether we're playing Golden State, Cleveland, Boston, whoever it is, we're not going to back down," coach Michael Malone said after his Nuggets increased their lead to 1 1/2 games over idle Portland in the race for the final playoff ...

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  • How Blazers great Jerome Kersey helped save lives two years after his death

    ... ago when former standout forward Jerome Kersey, one of the greatest and most beloved figures ever to suit up for the Portland Trail Blazers, died at age 52 from a pulmonary thromboembolism caused by a blood clot traveling from his left calf to his ...

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  • Gobert scores career-high 35, Jazz beat Knicks 108-101

    UP NEXT. Knicks: Travel to face Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday. Jazz: Travel to face the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday in a matchup of teams fighting for the No. 4 Western Conference playoff seed. Reblog. Share. Tweet. Share.

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  • Timberwolves begin road trip at Lakers

    The Timberwolves (28-42) begin their trip Friday night against the Los Angeles Lakers (20-51) at Staples Center. Minnesota faces the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday before visiting the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday. Minnesota has lost four in a row ...

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  • Lillard scores 30, Trail Blazers rout Knicks 110-95

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Damian Lillard knows what can happen in games like Thursday. So with the New York Knicks sitting Carmelo Anthony and Derrick Rose, Lillard made sure the Portland Trail Blazers didn't go easy on the guys who did play.

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  • Astoria Man Sues Hospital for $9 Million for Negligence

    According to the complaint, Christie had slurred speech and a facial droop during an August hospital visit but the radiologist found no abnormalities after an MRI. Christie was transferred to a Portland hospital, where doctors detected blockage to his ...

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  • Gobert Scores Career-High 35, Jazz Beat Knicks 108-101

    Knicks: Travel to face Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday. Jazz: Travel to face the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday in a matchup of teams fighting for the No. 4 Western Conference playoff seed. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press.

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  • Lillard Scores 30, Trail Blazers Rout Knicks 110-95

    Damian Lillard scored 30 points and the Portland Trail Blazers never trailed in a 110-95 victory over the New York Knicks. | March 24, 2017, at ... Knicks: The Knicks travel to San Antonio to take on Kawhi Leonard and the Spurs on Saturday. Blazers ...

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  • Mailbag: USMNT's gotta-have-it World Cup qualifier, Schweinsteiger to MLS

    I'm still not fully convinced that Schweinsteiger will put butts in seats, and he had better stay healthy since he's only in MLS for a guaranteed eight months. Bottom line, though: The changes in Chicago, including Schweinsteiger, ... we're not seeing ...

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  • Pelicans' late playoff bid runs through Houston

    The Pelicans (30-41) would have to leapfrog the Dallas Mavericks and Portland Trail Blazers before even considering bypassing the Nuggets, with the website Basketball Reference placing their postseason odds at a meager 1.3 percent. However, their ...

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  • Steve Kerr 'wouldn't be opposed to' a shorter NBA season, 'even at the expense of my own salary'

    A statement issued Tuesday in New York by NBA Commissioner David Stern said the Lakers were being fined “for failing to play two healthy players who are normally starters” in Sunday night's game. Riley would ... “I do want to apologize to the Portland ...

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  • Four Corners: Which non-playoff teams are worth keeping an eye on?

    Sixteen NBA teams will advance to the 2017 playoffs, each striving to survive and advance in the springtime tournament with hopes (some more realistic than ...

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  • Some of the Youngest Opioid Victims Are Curious Toddlers

    The Connecticut Department of Children and Families was cited in a 2015 report for failing to adequately identify risks to Londyn and Robinson's three other children, given her history of mental health, substance abuse and child-welfare complaints ...

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