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Anthony Mason, the rugged power forward who was a defensive force in the NBA from the 1990s into the early 21st century, has died. He was 48.

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 10:11 PM

The Chicago Bulls are reporting Derrick Rose has suffered a tear of the medial meniscus in the right knee.

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 10:11 AM

Finding fantasy value at second base has traditionally been like searching for good BBQ in Minnesota ó you might uncover something passable, but itís not going to be really good.However, that may be changing.

Updated Feb 22, 2015 at 4:27 PM

Joey Logano, the driver who seemed washed up at 22 years old, has won his first career Daytona 500.

Updated Feb 21, 2015 at 6:03 PM

Kyle Busch was taken to a hospital following a scary crash late in the Xfinity Series race on Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway.

Updated Feb 19, 2015 at 8:39 PM

Even before the season began, senior Mercy Housh had cemented her legacy as the most accomplished swimmer in the history of Carthage girls swimming.

Updated Feb 18, 2015 at 10:39 PM

Seniors Mercy Housh and Lydia Youngworth turned in several great performances, Taylor Mansfield made some eye-catching improvements and a relay team came within less than a second of breaking a school record.

Updated Feb 16, 2015 at 2:07 PM

With eight different wrestlers placing in the top three of their bracket, Carthage’s wrestling program claimed a top-three finish for the fifth-straight year at the district tournament in Branson over the weekend.

Updated Feb 16, 2015 at 12:26 PM

Oh, the glory of turning from catchers to first basemen as part of a fantasy baseball season preview. Last week, I trudged my way through backstops in a fruitless treasure hunt, hoping to find someone who can do anything, and I now move 90 feet down...

Updated Feb 8, 2015 at 1:26 PM

Dean Smith, the Hall of Fame innovator who won two national championships at North Carolina along with an Olympic gold medal while coaching some of the game's biggest names like Michael Jordan, has died. He was 83.

Updated Feb 4, 2015 at 6:01 PM

About three weeks ago, Carthage senior Drew Scott took a visit to Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan.

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