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Oregon High School Shooting Leaves Two Dead: Police

A shooter opened fire at a suburban Portland, Oregon, high school Tuesday morning, killing a 14-year-old freshman, authorities said.<p>The gunman also died, and Troutdale Police Chief Scott Anderson told an afternoon news conference that he had been tentatively identified but his name would not be …

Malik Jefferson recruit scouting report: Elite outside linebacker

The consensus five-star prospect is rated as the top outside linebacker in the country.<p>Malik Jefferson, the consensus top outside linebacker in the nation, has expectedly become one of the most sought-after recruits in the Class of 2015. Jefferson plays high school football at Poteet High in …

Warriors acquire Steve Blake from Lakers

In continuing their season-long search for a backup point guard, the Warriors acquired Steve Blake from the Lakers for reserve guards Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks on Wednesday — a day ahead of the league’s noon trade deadline.<p>Blake is a 33-year-old 6-foot-3 point guard, who has averaged 9.5 …

Dwight Howard, Lakers fans agree: Dwight Howard sucks

Lakers fans chanted "HOWARD SUCKS! HOWARD SUCKS!" at Dwight Howard as he rampaged over his former team, so he helped them chant.<p>Dwight Howard and the Rockets played against the Lakers tonight in Los Angeles, his first game back after deciding to leave Hollywood in the prolonged DWIGHTMARE PART TWO: …

Who is the next $100 million pitcher in MLB?

Homer Bailey joined what is becoming an increasingly less selective group, leading us to wonder ... who's next?<p>With Homer Bailey striking it rich on Wednesday, agreeing to a six year, $105 million contract extension with the Cincinnati Reds, it's clear that $105 million doesn't exactly buy what it …

President Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Bet Beer on USA-Canada Hockey Games

As the United States men's and women's hockey teams gear up to face Canada in the 2014 Winter Olympics, the leaders of each country have placed a friendly wager: a case of beer on each game.<p><b>Update: Thursday, Feb. 20, 3:30 p.m. ET</b>The Canadian women pulled off a stunning comeback to beat Team USA 3-2 …

Ice Hockey

Andrew Wiggins keeps coming

The Kansas freshman entered the season with unprecedented hype, but he continues to get better as March draws near.<p>The hype for the 2014 NBA Draft unofficially began in October 2012. That's when Andrew Wiggins decided to reclassify in high school and become eligible for the 2013-14 college season. …