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Cavs Trade Haywood, Miller to Blazers

TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers have traded forward Mike Miller and center Brendan Haywood to the Portland Trail Blazers to create salary-cap room and save luxury-tax money. The Cavs have been shopping Haywood’s expiring $10.5 million contract for weeks Read More

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Black Female Golfer Makes History

By Zenitha Prince Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper Renée Powell, a pioneering African-American golfer who often fielded racism during her years on the Ladies Professional Golf Association Tour, recently made history by becoming one of the first female members of the Royal Read More

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Dustin Brown: Wimbledon’s 2015 Breakout Star

Nokuthula Manyathi, DESTINY CONNECT   (DestinyConnect.com) — It’s the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and winning Wimbeldon is seen as the pinnacle of a tennis player’s career. A great performance at the tournament has the power to make emerging and longstanding athletes household names. Dustin Brown (30) Read More