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Sacramento Republic FC Owner Extremely Optimistic for MLS Franchise

Aug 22, 2014
Sacramento Republic FC Owner Extremely Optimistic for MLS Franchise

SACRAMENTO- Sacramento faces a “just below 100 percent” chance of getting a Major League Soccer expansion, Sac Republic FC Owner Warren Smith said Friday. Smith spoke at a Sacramento Press Club luncheon about the city’s soccer team and its high chance of landing another major league sports franchise. “It’s not a matter of if,...

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Querrey could face Djokovic early in U.S. Open

Aug 22, 2014
Querrey could face Djokovic early in U.S. Open

Sam Querrey could meet top seed Novak Djokovicin the third round of the U.S. Open. 2014 photoby Paul Bauman   Sam Querrey has a good chance to reach the third round of the U.S. Open.   But then the San Francisco native could face to...

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Crews Continue Plaza Demolition, Excavating Tons of Concrete

Aug 21, 2014
Crews Continue Plaza Demolition, Excavating Tons of Concrete

SACRAMENTO- The new home of the Kings arena has been under construction for nearly three weeks, and already, crews have excavated thousands of tons of concrete and metal from the Downtown Plaza. Project manager Gary Ralls said that crews will not be blasting or using a wrecking ball to bring down the buildings; they’ll...

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Golden Glove Winners From Our Area

Aug 21, 2014
Golden Glove Winners From Our Area

Paul Robins highlights two local high school base ball players who got the honor of winning the Golden Glove.

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A luxury box at new Kings arena for the mayor and council

Aug 21, 2014

You can say this about Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson and his cronies on the City Council: they won’t have trouble finding parking and getting good seats at Kings games and other events at the new downtown arena. While the city’s … Continue reading

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Altamirano tops Italian in U.S. Open qualifying

Aug 20, 2014

   Collin Altamirano, an 18-year-old wild card from Sacramento, defeated Luca Vanni of Italy 6-4, 6-2 today in the first round of qualifying for the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.   Altamirano will face eight-seeded Ricardas Be...

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On racial front, it’s two steps forward and a big one back

Aug 20, 2014

Depending where you choose to put your focus, recent events on the racial front can make you feel depressed, inspired or an unsettling combination of both.  The fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo., by a white police … Continue reading

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Sanchez advances in U.S. Open qualifying

Aug 19, 2014
Sanchez advances in U.S. Open qualifying

Maria Sanchez, right, and Zoe Scandalis reached the doubles final in last month's Sacramento Challenger.    Modesto product Maria Sanchez defeated Erika Sema of Japan 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 today in the first round of qualifying for the U.S. Open in F...

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Rankings mover of the week: Dmitry Tursunov (down)

Aug 19, 2014
Rankings mover of the week: Dmitry Tursunov (down)

Dmitry Tursunov has been sidelined since Wimbledon witha left ankle injury. File photo by Paul Bauman   Dmitry Tursunov, a Russian veteran based in the Sacramento area, continues to fall in the rankings while sitting out with a left ankle inj...

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TV schedule, calendar

Aug 19, 2014

TV SCHEDULE(All times in California)Wednesday   New Haven (women), round of 16, Tennis Channel, 10 a.m.-noon (live).   Winston-Salem (men)/New Haven (women), round of 16, Tennis Channel, noon-2 p.m. (live).   Winston-Salem...

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