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  • Blazers rally, spoil Westbrook's triple-double February 28, 2015
    LaMarcus Aldridge had 29 points and 16 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-112 on Friday night, spoiling Russell Westbrook's third straight triple-double.
  • Westbrook evaluated after taking knee to face February 28, 2015
    Oklahoma City point guard Russell Westbrook was taken to a Portland-area medical facility for further evaluation after being kneed in the head late in the Thunder's 115-112 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.
  • 'Cyborg' mauls Tweet with 46-second TKO February 28, 2015
    Cris "Cyborg" Justino needed less than a minute to successfully defend her 145-pound Invicta FC title.
  • Pirates sickened to see 'Jihadi John' in team hat February 28, 2015
    The Pittsburgh Pirates say it's "absolutely sickening" to see a photo of the Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" wearing a Pirates hat.
  • NFL to reconsider decades-old combine drills February 28, 2015
    The NFL will reconsider tweaking its long-standing timing and testing drills at the scouting combine this offseason.
  • Inspection causes 13 to miss Cup qualifying February 28, 2015
    Former Sprint Cup champions Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart and Matt Kenseth were among the 13 drivers who did not get a chance to post qualifying times Friday after their cars didn't get through qualifying inspection in time at Atlanta.
  • LeBron, Irving sit as Cavs cooled by Pacers February 28, 2015
    The Cleveland Cavaliers were without both of their All-Stars, LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, for Friday night's 93-86 loss to the Indiana Pacers.
  • Rose has surgery, earliest return is 4 weeks February 28, 2015
    Derrick Rose underwent surgery Friday on the torn medial meniscus in his right knee and his estimated return to the team was pegged at four to six weeks.
  • Browns, vet McCown agree to 3-year deal February 28, 2015
    Josh McCown will be joining the Cleveland Browns.
  • Stadium near LAX a terror risk, report says February 28, 2015
    A report commissioned by the developer of a downtown Los Angeles football stadium warns that a rival project nearby could be a potential terrorist target because of its proximity to Los Angeles International Airport.

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