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Star for the East

Sports | Jeremy Lin strives to be a light to the people of China
by Ray Hacke
Posted 2/14/19, 03:30 pm

It’s been seven years since NBA guard Jeremy Lin rocketed to stardom. Seeing his first action as a starter for the New York Knicks, Lin promptly erupted for an average of 24.4 points per game as New York won seven straight in February 2012. That span included a 38-point performance against Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the first African-American to manage in the major leagues and the only player to win the MVP award in both the National and American leagues died Thursday. He was 83. Robinson had been under the care of hospice at his home in Bel Air, Calif., according to Major League Baseball.

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Patriots win lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

by J.C. Derrick
Posted 2/04/19, 10:32 am

The New England Patriots won Super Bowl LIII Sunday night in Atlanta, defeating the Los Angeles Rams 13-3. The two teams were among the NFL’s highest-scoring offenses during the regular season, but their title game matchup resulted in the lowest scoring Super Bowl ever.

Patriots receiver Julian Edelman took home MVP honors after catching 10 passes for 141 yards. “We didn’t get to do too much—it was a hard-fought game,” he said afterward. “But we got away with the win. That’s all that matters.”

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