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NASCAR seeks boost to steep decline with strong Daytona 500

| | Feb 26 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The good news for NASCAR is that all signs indicate Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a legitimate shot to win the Daytona 500.

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    HONOLULU — Noah Allen scored a career-high 34 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help Hawaii roll past UC Santa Barbara 78-56 on Saturday night.

  2. | Posted: Jan 29 2017 - 12:05am

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry scored 25 of his 43 points in the third quarter following his first halfcourt buzzer-beater of the season at the end of the first half to lead the Golden State Warriors to their ninth win in 10 games, 144-98 over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night.

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    ORLANDO, Fla. — Like most of the players at the Pro Bowl, Richie Incognito hears the criticism.

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    President Donald Trump’s ban on visitors from seven Muslim nations could have a wide impact on international sports, including jeopardizing a warm relationship between the United States and Iran in wrestling competitions and threatening the chances of Los Angeles hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics and of the United States securing soccer’s 2026 World Cup.

  5. | Posted: Jan 29 2017 - 12:05am

    MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams was utterly unaware that a victory Saturday night would put her back at No. 1. Her coach Patrick Mouratoglou did all he could to keep her in the dark.

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    KAILUA-KONA — After missing out on a HHSAA state tournament berth earlier in the week after a narrow one-goal loss to eventual BIIF Division II champion Hawaii Preparatory Academy, the Makua Lani girls soccer team rebounded nicely on Saturday at the Old Airport Park soccer field, beating the KIF’s Island School 2-0 in the a DII play-in game to reach state as the No. 3 seed from the Big Island.

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    SAN DIEGO — Patrick Rodgers had a clean scorecard to match a picture-perfect Saturday at Torrey Pines and shot a 5-under 67 to share the lead with defending champion Brandt Snedeker in the Farmers Insurance Open.

  8. | Posted: Jan 28 2017 - 2:58pm

    MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams has won her record 23rd Grand Slam singles title, and her sister was right there on court to give her a congratulatory hug.

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    KEAAU — Hawaii Prep was dressed in road black with red trim this time, looking like the underdog and often playing as one as well.

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    KAILUA-KONA — Kohala won the opening tip, but after that it was all Kamehameha-Hawaii in the BIIF Division II Championship at Kealakehe on Friday night.

  12. | Posted: Jan 28 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — For another year, the streak lives on.

  13. | Posted: Jan 27 2017 - 12:05am

    January typically marks the time of year when many decide to compete in a local triathlon event - making swimming, biking and running a part of their daily routine.

  14. | Posted: Jan 27 2017 - 12:05am

    SAN DIEGO — Tiger Woods had a rough return to the PGA Tour on Thursday.

  15. | Posted: Jan 27 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — Get in, get out, get ready.