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NHL/NBA Playoff Results – Tuesday, May 26

NHL Playoff Result  –  Tuesday, May 26  (best-of-seven Eastern Conference championship series):   NY Rangers 7, Tampa Bay 3  (series tied 3-3)     NBA Playoff Result  –  Tuesday, May 26  (best-of-seven Eastern Conference championship series):   Cleveland 118, Atlanta 88  (Cavaliers win series 4-games-to-0)

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Two Hurt In Cherrytree Township When Car Hits Tree

Two people were injured early Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash on a rural road in Cherrytree Township. State Police officials who released the details of the incident on Tuesday say the crash occurred shortly after 2:00 AM Sunday on Dutch Hill Road.  A car driven by 17 year-old Hope Knouff traveled off the right…

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Alvarez, Cervelli Go Deep In Pirates’ Fourth Straight Win

Pedro Alvarez and Francisco Cervelli both homered, and Charlie Morton came off the disabled list and made his season debut as the winning starter as the Pittsburgh Pirates won their fourth consecutive ballgame and evened their record at .500 (22-22) with a 4-2 home win over the Miami Marlins on Memorial Day at PNC Park.…

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District 10 High School Baseball Championship Results

District 10 High School Baseball Championship Results  (games played on Memorial Day at Slippery Rock University):   “A” Eisenhower 15, Rocky Grove 0   “AA” Mercyhurst Prep 10, Sharon 0  (6 inns.)   “AAA” Cathedral Prep 6, Slippery Rock 4

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Edwards Wins At NASCAR’s Longest Race In Charlotte

Carl Edwards held off Greg Biffle at the finish line on Sunday night to win the longest race on the NASCAR Sprint Cup circuit, the Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina. It marked Edwards’ 24th career victory, but his first of this season.  His last victory came last June at…

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Chris Kirk Wins Colonial

Chris Kirk won the PGA’s Crowne Plaza Invitational at the Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth on Sunday when a 12-foot birdie attempt on the final hole by playing partner Brandt Snedeker slid by the hole. With his own 7-foot par putt on the 18th, Kirk edged Snedeker, Jordan Spieth and Jason Bohn – who…

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Montoya Wins For Second Time At Indy 500

Juan Pablo Montoya captured his second win at the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. The first came fifteen years ago when Montoya was 24.  In 2000, he led for 167 of the classic event’s 200 laps. On Sunday, though, Montoya led only for nine laps and had to outlast Penske teammate Will Power and Scott Dixon…

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District 10 Softball Championship Results

District 10 High School Softball Championship Results  (games played Saturday, May 23):   “A” Cochranton 6, Iroquois 5  (10 inns.)   “AA” Cambridge Springs 6, Northwestern 3   “AAA” Warren 11, General McLane 8   “AAAA” McDowell 7, Strong Vincent 2

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NHL/NBA Playoff Results – May 23-25

NHL Playoff Results  (best-of-seven conference championship series);   Monday, May 25 Anaheim 5, Chicago 4  (Ducks lead series 3-games-to-2)   Sunday, May 24 Tampa Bay 2, NY Rangers 0  (Lightning leads series 3-games-to-2)   Saturday, May 23 Chicago 5, Anaheim 4  (2 OT)     NBA Playoff Results  (best-of-seven conference championship series)   Monday, May…

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Two Hurt In Route 157 Crash

State Police officials say two men were injured – one seriously – when a Westmoreland County man ran a flashing red light in Cranberry Township and his pickup slammed into the side of an S-U-V. Troopers say the accident occurred shortly before 12:25 PM Sunday afternoon when a truck driven by 59 year-old Henry Smeltzer ran a…

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