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Hoops Preview: #6 Tennessee vs. Iowa

Hoops Preview: #6 Tennessee vs. Iowa

Iowa (23-11) earned an at-large bid for the NCAA Tournament out of the Big Ten Conference and advanced to the second round with a 79-72 victory over No. 7 seed Cincinnati on Friday.

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Braves sign RHP Tomlin to minor-league contract

Braves sign RHP Tomlin to minor-league contract

Josh Tomlin joined the Atlanta Braves at spring training on Thursday after signing a minor-league contract.The 34-year-old right-hander appeared in five games this spring with Milwaukee, posting a

Braves agree to deal with OF Markakis

Braves agree to deal with OF Markakis

The Atlanta Braves and outfielder Nick Markakis agreed on a one-year, $4 million deal, the team announced Tuesday.The deal also contains a $6 million team option for 2020.Markakis, 35, batted .2

Braves name Kranitz new pitching coach

Braves name Kranitz new pitching coach

The Atlanta Braves on Thursday announced they have hired Rick Kranitz as their new pitching coach.Kranitz, 60, was the pitching coach for the Philadelphia Phillies last season and the Milwaukee Bre

Mariners acquire pitcher Sanchez from Braves

Mariners acquire pitcher Sanchez from Braves

The Seattle Mariners acquired relief pitcher Ricardo Sanchez from the Atlanta Braves for cash considerations, the club announced Thursday.Sanchez, 21, made 13 starts for Double-A Mississippi in 201

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Knoxville Ice Bears

Knoxville Ice Bears

Get tickets to see the 4-time SPHL Champions and 4-time regular season Champions, Knoxville Ice Bears as they compete in the 2018-19 season!

Win a Vol Shop Gift Card!

Win a Vol Shop Gift Card!

This week on SportsTalk, John & Jimmy will be giving away gift cards to the Vol Shop, the official campus store of the University of Tennessee!

Score a Ford!

Score a Ford!

Score a Ford has returned for the remainder of the Saturday games for the 2018-2019 UT Basketball Season! Ted Russell Ford and WNML are giving you the chance to win a new truck!

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Logano claims pole at Martinsville for fifth time

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — With surgical efficiency, Joey Logano continued his domination of knockout qualifying at Martinsville Speedway. Saving his car and his tires for the final round of Saturday’s time trials at the .526-mile short track, Logano won the pole for Sunday’s STP 500 (2 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) with…

Questions about bump-and-run hound Logano at Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Joey Logano offers understanding, but no apologies. After he applied the bumper to Martin Truex Jr.’s Toyota in the final corner of last year’s fall race at Martinsville Speedway, Logano edged past Truex for the race victory and a guaranteed berth in the Championship 4 event at Homestead-Miami Speedway. In that season…

Hamlin eager for shot at Martinsville’s shorter track

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Denny Hamlin, who won the most recent Daytona 500 on a 2.5-mile track, is happy to be visiting NASCAR’s oldest and shortest Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series speedway this weekend. In Hamlin’s view, the 0.526-mile Martinsville Speedway features something else that’s short — the list of potential winners. “There’s really five guys…

Preece primed to show short-track talent

By Holly Cain NASCAR Wire Service DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Even JTG Daugherty Racing’s Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate, Ryan Preece, can appreciate the irony. For a young talented driver renowned for his short track background and expertise, his best showing so far this year is a top-10 in the Daytona 500 on the…

Weekend preview: Time for short track thrills at Martinsville

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The NASCAR short track season is officially upon us — huge grins, high spirits, bumpers and intensity all around. Sunday’s STP 500 at the half-mile Martinsville Speedway (at 2 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) opens the test of gumption, patience and short track mastery for the season. Certainly…

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Preds Disappointed with Effort in Loss to Jets

“It’s disappointing,” Josi said. “Biggest game of the year up to this point, and they were just better than us. It’s disappointing.” The opening stanza ended scoreless, but there was tremendous pace…

How to Watch, Live Stream Preds at Jets

“That’s probably the best sign for our team right now,” Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis said of Nashville’s play in their own zone. “Everyone is contributing on our end, whether that’s blocking shots,…