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In this July 24, 2002, photo Dr. Tom Amberry shoots a free throw in Seal Beach, Calif. Amberry, a California podiatrist who made history in 1993 when he shot 2,750 consecutive free throws, has died. He was 94. Amberry died in Long Beach, Calif., on March 18, said his granddaughter, Roxanne Amberry. (Cindy Yamanaka/The Orange County Register via AP)
March 26, 2017 - 1:14 am
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California podiatrist who made history when he shot 2,750 consecutive free throws has died. He was 94. Dr. Tom Amberry died in Long Beach on March 18, said his granddaughter, Roxanne Amberry. The retired podiatrist earned a spot in Guinness World Records and brief...
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Kansas forward Landen Lucas sits on the bench during the second half of the team's Midwest Regional final against Oregon in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 25, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. Oregon won 74-60. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
March 26, 2017 - 12:20 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Landen Lucas buried his head in a towel as time ran out. Devonte' Graham, on the verge of tears, walked off the court with his jersey pulled up over his face. Coach Bill Self fiddled with his tie a bit and stared blankly into the crowd as his players headed toward the locker...
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In this July 24, 2002, photo Dr. Tom Amberry shoots a free throw in Seal Beach, Calif. Amberry, a California podiatrist who made history in 1993 when he shot 2,750 consecutive free throws, has died. He was 94. Amberry died in Long Beach, Calif., on March 18, said his granddaughter, Roxanne Amberry. (Cindy Yamanaka/The Orange County Register via AP)
March 25, 2017 - 11:48 pm
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California podiatrist who made history when he shot 2,750 consecutive free throws has died. He was 94. Dr. Tom Amberry died in Long Beach on March 18, said his granddaughter, Roxanne Amberry. The retired podiatrist earned a spot in Guinness World Records and brief...
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Washington Wizards' John Wall (2) drives for a layup as Cleveland Cavaliers' JR Smith watches during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland, Saturday, March 25, 2017. The Wizards won 127-115. (AP Photo/Phil Long)
March 25, 2017 - 11:30 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James yanked off the tinted googles protecting his injured eye and flung them away. His vision was clear. However, there was one blur that wouldn't go away: John Wall. Washington's faster-than-fast star scored 37 points, Bradley Beal added 27 and the Wizards again showed...
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United States' Ian Kinsler, right, celebrates his two-run home run with Jonathan Lucroy, left, and Adam Jones during the third inning against Puerto Rico in the final of the World Baseball Classic in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
March 25, 2017 - 9:52 pm
Adam Jones provided perhaps the best highlight of the World Baseball Classic, when he took a home run away from Manny Machado with a spectacular catch in center field. Now Jones and Machado are just teammates again. "Pretty cool catch, pretty great moment," Jones said. "Sorry it had to be my boy...
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Gonzaga head coach Mark Few, center, holds a trophy with his team after beating Xavier during an NCAA Tournament college basketball regional final game Saturday, March 25, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
March 25, 2017 - 9:47 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The criticism dogged Gonzaga wherever it went, no matter how much it won. The Zags run up their record by beating up on teams in a weak conference, then always seemed to come up short as the calendar went deep into March. Few outside of Spokane believed the program Mark Few...
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Oregon guard Casey Benson drives to the basket past Kansas guard Josh Jackson (11) during the first half of a regional final of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 25, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
March 25, 2017 - 9:44 pm
The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 9:40 p.m. Tyler Dorsey's back-to-back 3-pointers, including a bank job at the buzzer, have given third-seeded Oregon a 44-33 lead over top-seeded Kansas in the Midwest Regional final. Oregon shot a blistering 58 percent from the field in the...
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United States' Ian Kinsler, right, celebrates his two-run home run with Jonathan Lucroy, left, and Adam Jones during the third inning against Puerto Rico in the final of the World Baseball Classic in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
March 25, 2017 - 7:58 pm
Adam Jones provided perhaps the best highlight of the World Baseball Classic, when he took a home run away from Manny Machado with a spectacular catch in center field. Now Jones and Machado are just teammates again. "Pretty cool catch, pretty great moment," Jones said. "Sorry it had to be my boy...
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Gonzaga forward Johnathan Williams (3) celebrates after scoring against Xavier during the first half of an NCAA Tournament college basketball regional final game Saturday, March 25, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
March 25, 2017 - 7:36 pm
The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 7:35 p.m. Halftime did little to slow down Gonzaga's shooting success. Nigel Williams-Goss and Jordan Mathews each hit 3-pointers early in the second half to help the top-seeded Bulldogs build a 59-42 lead over No. 11 seed Xavier in the West...
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Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, left, attempts to back down Utah Jazz guard Raul Neto, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, March 25, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)
March 25, 2017 - 5:59 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford scored 28 points off the bench, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz 108-95 on Saturday to clinch a playoff berth for the sixth straight year. The Clippers trail the Jazz by a half-game in their race for the No. 4 playoff seed in the West. Blake Griffin...
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