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Nola leads Reading to win in 2015 home debut

Nola leads Fightin Phils to win in home opener

Aaron Nola tossed six shutout innings and the offense picked him up in a 7-1 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels on Friday night in the 2015 home opener at FirstEnergy Stadium.

Boyertown baseball falls Weiser softball stays perfect

Boyertown baseball falls; Weiser softball remains perfect

The Owen J. Roberts baseball team topped Boyertown, 7-2, at Bear Stadium on Friday night. In Berks action, the Conrad Weiser softball team blanked Hamburg on the road, 6-0, the stay undefeated.

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Royals drop game one at SC in double overtime

The Reading Royals (­­­­­­­­­OTL, 0-0-1) of the ECHL, affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of the American Hockey League, were defeated by the South Carolina Stingrays (win, 1-0-0), 2-1, in double-overtime at North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston, South Carolina, to take Game One of the best-of-seven East Division Semi-Final season.

Blazers top Bullets in county final rematch

Blazers top Bullets in Berks softball showdown

Daniel Boone remained perfect (8-0) with a 6-2 win at defending county champion Brandywine Heights (7-2). The Blazers fell to the Bullets in the Berks title game last year in what was their first loss of the season.

Wilson boys BC girls record key divisional wins

Wilson boys, BC girls lacrosse notch big league wins

The Wilson boys and Berks Catholic girls lacrosse teams recording key league wins on Thursday evening.

Veteran center allegedly had cocaine, ectasy

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LA Kings player arrested for drug possession

Hockey player Jarret Stoll of the L.A. Kings was arrested Friday at the swimming pool of a Las Vegas resort for possession of drugs, CNN affiliate KSNV reported, citing a police spokesman.

Stoll, 32, was charged with having possession of controlled s...

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, October 2014

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Abdul-Jabbar undergoes quadruple bypass surgery

NBA Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is expected to make a full recovery after undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery. UCLA Health issued a statement Friday at the request of Abdul-Jabbar.

Johnny Manziel, Cleveland Browns, November 2014

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Browns' Manziel releases statement, makes apology

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, apologizing to the organization and fans, after spending 10 weeks at a rehab treatment facility.

Kris Bryant, Chicago Cubs

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Cubs' Bryant to play 3B, bat cleanup in debut

Heralded prospect Kris Bryant will bat cleanup and play third base for the Chicago Cubs in his major league debut against the San Diego Padres on Friday.

LeBron James

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Las Vegas installs Cavs as title favorites

The Cleveland Cavaliers enter the NBA playoffs with the second-best record in the Eastern Conference, but Las Vegas considers them the favorites in to win the championship.

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NBA draft order: Lottery loaded with intrigue

The Minnesota Timberwolves were the worst team in the NBA in 2014-15, but the franchise has only a one-in-four chance of winding up with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 draft.

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Royals drop game one at SC in double overtime

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The Reading Royals (­­­­­­­­­OTL, 0-0-1) of the ECHL, affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of the American Hockey League, were defeated by the South Carolina Stingrays (win, 1-0-0), 2-1, in double-overtime at North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston, South Carolina, to take Game One of the best-of-seven East Division Semi-Final season.

Boyertown baseball falls; Weiser softball remains perfect

Boyertown baseball falls Weiser softball stays perfect

The Owen J. Roberts baseball team topped Boyertown, 7-2, at Bear Stadium on Friday night. In Berks action, the Conrad Weiser softball team blanked Hamburg on the road, 6-0, the stay undefeated.

Nola leads Fightin Phils to win in home opener

Nola leads Reading to win in 2015 home debut

Aaron Nola tossed six shutout innings and the offense picked him up in a 7-1 win over the Richmond Flying Squirrels on Friday night in the 2015 home opener at FirstEnergy Stadium.

Wilson boys, BC girls lacrosse notch big league wins

Wilson boys BC girls record key divisional wins

The Wilson boys and Berks Catholic girls lacrosse teams recording key league wins on Thursday evening.

Blazers top Bullets in Berks softball showdown

Blazers top Bullets in county final rematch

Daniel Boone remained perfect (8-0) with a 6-2 win at defending county champion Brandywine Heights (7-2). The Blazers fell to the Bullets in the Berks title game last year in what was their first loss of the season.

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