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Veteran shortstop agrees to two-year deal

The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced the signing of infielder Clint Barmes (“BAR-miss”) to a two-year contract through the 2013 season.

11/21/2011 - 23:48
PSR Staff
Connects on two field goals and drops three punts deep in win over Ohio State

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; November 21, 2011  – For the third time in the past eight weeks, placekicker/punter Anthony <

11/21/2011 - 23:46
PSR Staff
The 2011 Sprint Cup Series title came down to Carl Edwards vs. Tony Stewart, and it lived up to the hype. Stewart won the race, Edwards finished second and they tied on points. The tie-breaker? Total wins, and Stewart won that -- and the championship -- five to one for the season.

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) -- Tony Stewart nearly wrote off his season during a summer slump, then dismissed his chances at the beginning of NASCAR's championship chase.

11/21/2011 - 00:55
PSR Staff
The Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will return to the team’s lineup on Monday night when the Penguins host the New York Islanders at 7 p.m. at CONSOL Energy Center
11/21/2011 - 00:43
PSR Staff
Freshman Kadeem Pantophlet made every shot he took and scored 14 points for Duquesne, but it was not enough to hold off hot-shooting Valparaiso, as the Dukes fell 84-68 on Sunday in the 2K Sports Classic.

The Duquesne Dukes were unable to hold off Valparaiso in the final game of their season-opening 2K Sports Classic, losing for the first time in th

11/21/2011 - 00:30
Derek Lefever
Penn State (4-1) got a career-high 27 points from junior Tim Frazier (Houston, Texas) to close out play in the 2011 Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-off Tournament Sunday with a 53-49 victory over South Florida (3-2) at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.

USF held a five-point lead, 43-38, with 5:07 to play when Penn State employed atrapping 1-2-2 press to create a pair of turnovers and reel

11/21/2011 - 00:20
PSR Staff
Stephen Weiss scored with 3:30 left in the third period and the Florida Panthers beat the Penguins 3-2 on Saturday night. Chris Kunitz and Jordan Staal scored for Pittsburgh.

A too many men on the ice penalty during the third period proved costly for the Penguins Saturday night as the Florida Panthers' Stephen Weiss scored the game winning goal on the ensuing power play

11/20/2011 - 00:35
Samantha Bertocchi
Velton Jones scored 16 points and had seven assists, but the Penn defense held the Colonials to 35.7 percent shooting as Robert Morris fell to the Quakers 66-60 Saturday night in the Philly Hoop Group Classic.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Zack Rosen scored 19 points and dished out 10 assists to lead Pennsylvania over Robert Morris 66-60 on Saturday night.

11/20/2011 - 00:24
PSR Staff
Stephfon Green ran for two touchdowns and the Nittany Lions held Ohio State scoreless in the second half as Penn State clinched a share of Big Ten Leader's Division title.

Defense was the name of the game for the Nittany Lions as they collected their first win without head coach Joe Read more ...

11/19/2011 - 21:50
Derek Lefever
Sean Johnson scored 24 points in 29 minutes to lead Duquesne to an 81-76 win over Akron in the second game of the 2K Sports Classic in Valparaiso, Ind. McKeesport graduate Zeke Marshall led Akron with 19 points.

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11/19/2011 - 21:44
PSR Staff
Perennial regular season leaders rebuild, the West gets stronger, analytics take center stage and the draft is reconfigured. Here are four league-wide storylines to follow as the NHL season gets underway.
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Milan Smith scored a fourth-quarter touchdown and Penn Hills forced a late Woodland Hills turnover as the Indians topped the Wolverines 22-15.
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Bethel Park running back Alex Minton ran for 170 yards and two scored to lead the Black Hawks over Baldwin 26-13.
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New coaches, an infusion of younger players, a goalie entering a contract year, the makeover of Kris Letang... here are four storylines to follow as the Penguins start the 2014-15 season.
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There were plenty of changes throughout the league this offseason, but most of the movement should only make the West stronger as the Eastern Conference struggles to keep up.
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Western PA has long-provided the NFL with some of its top-end talent and that continues to be the case. As of the end of the September, 21 former WPIAL or Pittsburgh City League players graced NFL rosters.
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There is no shortage of great athletes to come out of the Mon-Valley, but perhaps no single institution has produced more great athletes than old Donora High School (now part of Ringgold). The WPIAL Hall of Fame has recognized the following Donora greats.
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Through five games, there are a few teams and a few players who have stood out above the rest.
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