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Braves

Howard, Ruf homer for Phillies in 6-3 win over Braves

Howard, Ruf homer for Phillies in 6-3 win over BravesNick Markakis made his debut in the outfield for the Atlanta Braves and said he felt ready for opening day after playing six innings Tuesday in a 6-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies.
  • Braves
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Hawks

Is 2 Chainz the new CEO of the Atlanta Hawks?

Is 2 Chainz the new CEO of the Atlanta Hawks?(Atlanta Business Chronicle) Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin handed control of the team over to the Grammy Award-nominated rap star Tauheed "2 Chainz" Epps in a series of promotional videos.
  • Hawks
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
NCAAB

Obama's niece threatened before Princeton-Maryland game

Obama's niece threatened before Princeton-Maryland gameSecurity increased at NCAA tournament game in College Park, Md.
  • NCAAB
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
NFL

NFL considering sending 2017 Pro Bowl to Brazil

NFL considering sending 2017 Pro Bowl to BrazilAccording to a report, the NFL is considering Brazil as a possible candidate to host the 2017 Pro Bowl.
  • NFL
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
NFL

NFL suspending blackout policy for 2015 season

NFL suspending blackout policy for 2015 seasonLeague will not use longstanding measure to get fans to stadium during 2015 season.
  • NFL
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Braves

Detroit's Martinez hitless in return; Braves win 5-3

Detroit's Martinez hitless in return; Braves win 5-3Judging by the results, Victor Martinez's return to the Detroit lineup on Sunday was nothing to brag about. That he was in the lineup was all the slugger cared about.
  • Braves
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Hawks

Splitter, Leonard lead San Antonio's rout of Hawks

Splitter, Leonard lead San Antonio's rout of HawksTiago Splitter scored a season-high 23 points, Kawhi Leonard added 20 points and the San Antonio Spurs won their third straight game with an easy 114-95 victory Sunday over the Atlanta Hawks.
  • Hawks
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
High School

Wheeler Wildcat makes remarkable comeback

Wheeler Wildcat makes remarkable comebackThe Wheeler High School Basketball Team has been on quite a run on the court.
  • High School
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Life

Encounter with officer ends in tears, smiles and viral photo

Encounter with officer ends in tears, smiles and viral photoAt the Rodes City Run, there are no losers; not even the person who finishes dead last. Asia Ford wears that badge with a smile as long as the race itself.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Falcons

PHOTOS | Michael Vick

PHOTOS | Michael Vick6 Jan 2002: Michael Vick #7 of the Atlanta Falcons calls out the play against the St. Louis Rams at the Dome at America's Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The St. Louis Rams beat the Atlanta Falcons 31-13. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Elsa /Getty Images
  • Falcons
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Falcons

Michael Vick sports Falcons jersey in new Twitter avatar

Michael Vick sports Falcons jersey in new Twitter avatarMichael Vick has set off a wave of speculation with his new Twitter avatar.
  • Falcons
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
NCAAB

Georgia State's Ron Hunter gives emotional post-game speech

Georgia State's Ron Hunter gives emotional post-game speechIt's been a whirlwind week for Georgia State head coach Ron Hunter, but he may have saved his best moment for last.
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  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
NCAAB

Xavier ends Georgia State's feel-good run in NCAA Tournament

Xavier ends Georgia State's feel-good run in NCAA TournamentJalen Reynolds and Myles Davis came off the bench for a combined 38 points as sixth-seeded Xavier end the biggest feel-good story of the NCAA Tournament with a 75-67 victory over Georgia State on Saturday night.
  • NCAAB
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
NCAAB

No. 14 Georgia State vs. No. 6 Xavier

No. 14 Georgia State vs. No. 6 Xavierduring the third round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on March 21, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.
  • NCAAB
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
Sports

Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik dead at 89

Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik dead at 89Philadelphia Eagles Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik has died at age 89.
  • Sports
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
NCAAB

Georgia State's Ron Hunter has a shining moment he'd love to share

Georgia State's Ron Hunter has a shining moment he'd love to shareThe Indiana kid and the basketball coach dad used to go in the backyard; the kid pretending that he was Reggie Miller and the dad providing the clock, counting down on the game-winning shot over and over and over again.
  • NCAAB
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
Opinion

Hansen Unplugged: 'Is there no crime you won't accept?'

Hansen Unplugged: 'Is there no crime you won't accept?'Dallas sportscaster Dale Hansen looks at the Cowboys' decision to sign defensive end Greg Hardy, given his background
  • Opinion
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
NCAAB

MARCH MADNESS | UGA vs. Michigan State

MARCH MADNESS | UGA vs. Michigan Stateduring the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena on March 20, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • NCAAB
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Traffic

Run at Piedmont Park benefits GiGi's Playhouse

Run at Piedmont Park benefits GiGi's PlayhouseCrash Clark is lacing up the running shoes for a good cause but watch for traffic delays.
  • Traffic
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Local

NFL player's ex accused of attacking him and woman with baseball bat, knife

NFL player's ex accused of attacking him and woman with baseball bat, knifePolice say the woman attacked Erik Walden and a female companion
  • Local
  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Football

PHOTOS | Eric Walden

PHOTOS | Eric WaldenMIAMI, FL - CIRCA 2010: In this handout image provided by the NFL, Erik Walden of the Miami Dolphins poses for his 2010 NFL headshot circa 2010 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)
  • Football
  • 1 week ago
Traffic

Traffic Alert: Publix Georgia Marathon and Half Marathon

Traffic Alert: Publix Georgia Marathon and Half MarathonTraffic impact due to Publix Georgia marathon and half marathon Sunday from Centennial Olympic Park
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  • 1 week ago
NCAAB

GSU WINS! | Georgia State University, ranked No. 14, beats Baylor

GSU WINS! | Georgia State University, ranked No. 14, beats Baylorduring the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on March 19, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 week ago
NCAAB

GSU wins! 14th-seeded Panthers upset Baylor

GSU wins! 14th-seeded Panthers upset BaylorFourteenth-seeded Georgia State upset third-seeded Baylor in the NCAA tournament on Thursday.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 week ago
NBA

Warriors cruise past Hawks for best record in NBA

Warriors cruise past Hawks for best record in NBAThe Golden State Warriors whipped perfect passes through the lane that led to pretty shots and plenty of high-flying dunks.
  • NBA
  • 1 week ago
Midtown

Team USA Takes On The World In This Year's Peachtree

Team USA Takes On The World In This Year's PeachtreeElite athletes will compete in the first Peachtree Cup July 4
  • Midtown
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
NCAAB

Thornton is Georgia's only player with NCAA experience

Thornton is Georgia's only player with NCAA experienceMarcus Thornton's postseason value to Georgia is about more than leading the Bulldogs in scoring and rebounds.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 week, 1 day ago