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The Miami Heat held the Charlotte Bobcats without a shot in a crucial late-game possession to preserve a 101-97 victory and take a 2-0 lead in this best-of-seven playoff series.

Five things to know about Carolina Panthers schedule, which was released by the NFL on Wednesday.

Duke is in talks with Connecticut about playing a nonconference game next season at the Izod Center in the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, N.J., the school confirmed Wednesday. Only a date has not been set.

There was a time in Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s career at Hendrick Motorsports when he would take a second-place finish and savor it much like a victory. That’s not the case anymore, and that’s speaks volumes about how far Earnhardt has come in six-plus seasons with HMS.

Former Butler High offensive lineman Zach Bevilacqua is Porter Ridge’s new football coach. He previously coached offensive linemen at West Rowan

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