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  • Summer rewind: Brooklyn Nets

    A look at the key offseason moves and changes for every team in the league. Next up are the Brooklyn Nets. OFFSEASON ADDITIONS Free agents. Jeremy Lin Trevor Booker · Greivis Vasquez · Luis Scola · Randy Foye · Justin Hamilton · Joe Harris

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  • Brian Ortega vs. Hacran Dias Added to UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland

    UFC officials confirmed the fight on Wednesday, following an initial report by the Los Angeles Daily News. Former RFA champion Ortega (11-0, 1 NC) scored a victory in his Octagon debut in 2014, but had the result changed to a no-contest when he tested ...

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  • New York City-San Jose preview

    San Jose (6-6-9) is eighth in the Western Conference with 27 points, two points behind the seventh-place Portland Timbers. San Jose traded Matias Perez Garcia to Orlando City SC in exchange for Ceren just before the transfer window closed Wednesday.

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  • Trump conflict overshadows attacks on Clinton foreign policy

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Donald Trump's warning that the November election might be rigged is "ridiculous," President Barack Obama declared on Thursday, wading deeper into the 2016 campaign. Anxious Republicans, meanwhile, struggled to move ...

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  • The Latest: Pence endorses all GOP congressional incumbents

    Asked by the Portland Press Herald on Thursday what's the best deal he could negotiate as president, Trump replied, "Peace all over the world." He added, "And I think I ... Earlier Pence said that he and Trump "have different styles." And he added that ...

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  • UFC Fight Night 96 Roster Loading Up Quickly for Portland

    It's been nearly seven years since the UFC has held an event in Portland, Ore. The promotion returns with UFC Fight ... He'll make another quick turn, as he faces Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira (14-4-1) at the Moda Center in Portland. TRENDING > UFC 202: Diaz vs.

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  • Prospect Benintendi joins Red Sox, to begin in LF platoon

    Top prospect Andrew Benintendi joined the team Tuesday prior to 5-4 loss at Seattle following a promotion from Double-A Portland. The plan was to get the 22-year-old outfielder comfortable with the big club before starting him in left field on Wednesday.

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  • Champion Cavs re-sign veteran James Jones

    CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Cleveland Cavaliers have re-signed veteran swingman James Jones for a third season. While Jones hasn't made a huge contribution on the floor, the Cavaliers value his leadership. Jones has been teammates with LeBron James for ...

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  • Daily Dose: Sad Story

    If the Rockies intend to keep making a push for a Wild Card spot, they'll have to do it without their young stud shortstop. Trevor Story has been diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb and is set to undergo season-ending surgery.

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  • Christine Sinclair still carries the torch as the queen of Canadian soccer

    She inherited a torch just sputtering to life from pioneering Charmaine Hooper at the turn of the century, then carried it to a healthy roar through two Olympics and four World Cups, up to last year's right at home in Canada. Such a load it's been. And ...

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  • Why millennials are having less sex than Generation Xers

    "It's also consistent with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data," said Martin Monto, a sociology professor at the University of Portland who is not linked to the current study. The most recent CDC data (PDF) on teen sexual behavior found ...

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  • Modest Mouse singer cited in Portland vehicle crash

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police say the lead singer of the band Modest Mouse was cited for crashing into a City of Portland pickup truck after falling asleep at the wheel. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports (http://goo.gl/cUY2an ) Isaac Brock failed to ...

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  • LEADING OFF: Ichiro swings for 3000; A-Rod on his way out?

    The left-handed-hitting outfielder will begin in a left-field platoon with Bryce Brentz following his promotion from Double-A Portland. Benintendi came off the bench Tuesday night and went 0 for 2 in his debut, striking out to end a 5-4 loss at Seattle ...

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  • Portland ends pilot 'safe sleeping' policy immediately

    FILE--This Nov. 27, 2015, file photo shows Hazelnut Groove resident Wesley Courverler, left, watching as Portland Mayor Charlie Hales speaks to campers at Hazelnut Groove homeless camp in Portland, Ore. The city of Portland, in a major reversal by ...

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  • Timbers sign Nigerian defender Gbenga Arokoyo

    Internationally, Arokoyo made his senior debut for Nigeria in May during a friendly against Mali. To complete the deal, Portland sent targeted allocation money and a conditional 2017 third-round draft pick to NYCFC, which had a discovery claim on Arokoyo.

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  • Everything you need to know about Red Sox phenom Andrew Benintendi

    He mashed the ball there for 34 games and put together a 23-game hitting streak before he was promoted to the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs. In his first 20 games in Portland, he hit just .205, but then his average began to climb. By the end of July ...

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  • Red Sox to call up top prospect Benintendi

    SEATTLE (AP) -- The Red Sox are calling up top prospect Andrew Benintendi from Double-A Portland, giving the big club a boost in the outfield hours after the non-waiver trade deadline passed. Benintendi is expected to arrive before Boston's game ...

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  • Pastor who won AR-15 raffle may have violated Oregon law

    LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. (AP) — A pastor in an affluent suburb of Portland may have run afoul of Oregon law when he transferred an AR-15 assault rifle that he won in a softball league raffle to a gun-owning friend for safekeeping without performing a ...

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  • Former Newcastle defender Taylor joins MLS side Portland Timbers

    REUTERS - Portland Timbers have signed former Newcastle United centre half Steven Taylor, the Major League Soccer club said on Monday. The 30-year-old Taylor made 10 Premier League appearances last season but could not help Newcastle avoid ...

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  • Andrew Benintendi set to join Red Sox from Double A

    He has batted .312/.378/.532 with nine homers, 76 RBI, and 16 steals over 97 games this season between High-A Salem and Double-A Portland this season. Benintendi was 54-for-154 (.340) with a .408 ... making that prediction, but they could be ...

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