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Legends find balance during spirited practice

Legends find balance during spirited practice

By Jaylon Thompson / The Alliance ATLANTA, Ga.—Legends practice shifted to another level on Wednesday. The full-padded session still came with the same amenities (music, fun and hard work), but there was a sense of urgency among the players and coaching staff. In each drill, the players turned up the intensity and got better. The…More

Gibbs and Harvey key 69-59 Irish victory over Georgia Tech

Gibbs and Harvey key 69-59 Irish victory over Georgia Tech

By JOHN FINERAN SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Mike Brey turned out to be quite prophetic as his Irish and visiting Georgia Tech struggled to find the bottom of the net in the first half of their Atlantic Coast Conference game Sunday night. “I told our guys, ’We’re going to win the…More

Walker, Williams lead Hornets past Hawks, 129-120

Walker, Williams lead Hornets past Hawks, 129-120

By GEORGE HENRY ATLANTA (AP) — Kemba Walker loved Charlotte’s quick pace to begin the game. The Hornets were moving the ball briskly to hit open shots and put the Atlanta Hawks away early. “I think it gave us great confidence, but for the most part I thought we did a great job of just…More

Wild finish for Mickelson, wet one for Spieth at Pebble

Wild finish for Mickelson, wet one for Spieth at Pebble

By DOUG FERGUSON PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson survived a wild finish without having to deal with the rain. Jordan Spieth endured a wet finish to his day with three tough pars, followed by some unwitting help by a spooked fan. Both were atop the leaderboard Friday in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am,…More

Atlanta to part ways with veteran kicker Matt Bryant

Atlanta to part ways with veteran kicker Matt Bryant

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer The Atlanta Falcons are not exercising kicker Matt Bryant‘s team option for the 2019 season, meaning he will become a free agent when the NFL’s new league year begins on March 13. Bryant, who will turn 44 in May, had two years and $7 million left on his contract. He…More

Passengers flood Atlanta airport after Super Bowl weekend

Passengers flood Atlanta airport after Super Bowl weekend

ATLANTA (AP) — Nearly 102,000 passengers flew out of Atlanta’s international airport the Monday after the Super Bowl, breaking the record for the number of people screened at the airport in one day. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports passengers waited for up to an hour-and-a-half to get through security on what many call Mass Exodus Monday.…More

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