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Photo of Iditarod musher Nicolas Petit posing with two of his dogs in Anchorage

Iditarod Competitor Whose Dogs Quit Says They Got Spooked

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Iditarod musher who was hours ahead in the Alaska wilderness race when his dogs refused to keep running dismissed critics who say he ran them too hard and chalked it up to a bad memory that spooked them. The team stopped last week af...
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AP Source: Trout, Angels Close to Record $432M, 12-Year Deal

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are close to finalizing a $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter the record for the largest deal in North American sports history. The d...
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Taylor-Led Bulldogs Square Off Against Utah State Tonight

CBS Sports Network college basketball analyst Wally Szczerbiak proclaimed Deshon Taylor "NBA ready" during Fresno State's 76-50 victory over Air Force in the Mountain West Conference men's basketball tournament Thursday night. Szczerbiak should know what he...