Posts Tagged ‘the-third’

Dominic Thiem tops Roger Federer for BNP Paribas Open title

Dominic Thiem edged error-prone Roger Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 to win the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday, denying Federer a record sixth title in the desert.

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Lynn Swann says USC was ‘blindsided’ by alleged actions of administrator in college admissions scandal

USC athletic director Lynn Swann was in bed Tuesday when he received the call about the college admissions bribery scandal that would rock USC and several other schools around the nation. His phone rang twice around 7 a.m. before he finally picked it up the third time.

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Angels closer Cody Allen makes quick work of Diamondbacks in 2-1 split-squad exhibition win

In a split-roster contest, the Angels defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 at Tempe Diablo Stadium on Friday. The Angels tied the San Francisco Giants 5-5 in a split-roster game at Scottsdale Stadium. They are 11-9-4 in the Cactus League.

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Clippers without Danilo Gallinari fall to the Trail Blazers 125-104

There was a stretch of possessions in the third quarter when the Clippers could’ve really have used Danilo Gallinari. Arguably the team’s best player, Gallinari could’ve helped stifle the Portland Trail Blazers’ momentum as it steadily picked up in the second half. Maybe it would’ve been the calm..

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Simona Halep survives tough match against Kateryna Kozlova at BNP Paribas Open

No. 2 seed Simona Halep was pushed Sunday by qualifier Kateryna Kozlova of Ukraine, but Halep believes she gained from having to work for a 7-6 (3), 7-5 victory in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open. Kozlova broke Halep’s serve to pull even at 5-5 in the first set, held in the next game for…

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Crescenta Valley boys’ basketball falls short of state regional title

LA CRESCENTA — In the third quarter of their CIF State Division III Southern California Regional boys’ basketball final at Crescenta Valley High, although trailing by a large margin, the Falcons’ bench tried its best to ignite each other against La Jolla Country Day.

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Adam Henrique, Troy Terry score as Ducks end Coyotes’ win streak

Adam Henrique and Troy Terry scored power-play goals in the third period, and the Anaheim Ducks ended Arizona’s NHL-long six-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory over the Coyotes on Tuesday night. Jakob Silfverberg had a goal and an assist for the Ducks, who had scored only seven goals while..

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Up next for the Ducks: Friday vs. Vegas

UP NEXT VS. VEGAS When: 7 p.m. Friday.

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Lakers find a spark and keep playoff hopes alive with 125-119 win over Pelicans

Their season imperiled, and their play stagnating, the Lakers got the burst of energy they needed in the third quarter from Kyle Kuzma with a soaring dunk. Then Kuzma did it again

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Tiger Woods finishes Genesis Open at Riviera tied for 15th

Tiger Woods was still the primary attraction Sunday, and drew the biggest gallery by far, but he essentially ran out of gas after a scorching start to the final two rounds. Woods, who was five under after his first four holes of the third round Saturday afternoon, drifted back into the pack Sunday,…

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