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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 16: Chris Borland #50 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates after a tackle against the New York Giants in the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium on November 16, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sports Stories From Outside Of The Bracket Bubble

Here’s what you missed from the rest of the sports world while you were knee-deep in busted brackets.

03/21/2015

Mo Williams #7 of the Charlotte Hornets drives against J.J. Redick #4 of the Los Angeles Clippers on March 17, 2015 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images)

Redick, Clippers Take 22-point Lead, Hold Off Hornets

A game that appeared to be a laugher in the third quarter for the Los Angeles Clippers suddenly turned serious down the stretch.

03/19/2015

Derrick Favors #15 of the Utah Jazz dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers on March 19, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hayward Scores 22, Jazz Hand Lakers Their 50th Loss, 80-73

Gordon Hayward scored 22 points, Trey Burke added 17 off the bench, and the Utah Jazz sent the Los Angeles Lakers to their 50th loss of the season, 80-73 on Thursday night.

03/19/2015

Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Pujols Hits 1st Spring Homer As Angels Tie Dodgers

Albert Pujols hit his first home run this spring and the L.A. Angels tied the L.A. Dodgers 7-7 on Thursday.

03/19/2015

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Sports-Based, After-School Program Raises ESOL Statistics

The sports-based arc: Afterschool Programs bridges the opportunity gap for kids learning English as a second language in Los Angeles, who might not achieve as much, or go as far, without it.

03/18/2015

Fans of Al-Masry team run after players of the Al-Ahly team during riots that erupted after the football match between the two teams in Port Said, 220 kms northeast of Cairo, on February 1, 2012. At least 73 people were killed and hundreds injured in the violence that erupted as soon as the referee blew the final whistle in the match. AFP PHOTO/STR (credit: -/AFP/Getty Images)

Disgraceful Sports Title Fan Celebrations

We take a look at some of the worst sports title celebrations by fans.

03/04/2015

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League Changes Mind, Allows Girls Team To Play In Championship After Uniform Debacle

A local high school girls basketball team, that had been forced to forfeit playing in a championship game for wearing illegal uniforms, is now being allowed to play.

03/03/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: Tom Brady #12, team owner Robert Kraft, and head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots celebrate with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 to win Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Four Oscar-Worthy Performances In The World Of Sports

With the Academy Awards around the corner, here’s a look at which sports personalities would win which awards this Sunday.

02/18/2015

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Happy Valentine’s Day: Top 5 Failed Marriage Proposals At Sports Games

In the spirit of Valentine’s day, we take a look at some on-screen rejections at sports arenas.

02/14/2015

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CBS8 San Diego Sports Anchor, Director Shot At Home

CBS8 San Diego Sports Director Kyle Kraska was shot Tuesday afternoon at his Scripps Ranch home, according to a tweet by anchor Marcella Lee.

02/10/2015

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Jordan, Clippers Roll, 115-98, After Mavs Lose Chandler, Ellis

DeAndre Jordan had 22 points and a career-high 27 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers won without Blake Griffin, beating Dallas 115-98 Monday night after the Mavericks lost Tyson Chandler and Monta Ellis to injuries in the first four minutes.

02/09/2015

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Carter, King Each Have Goal And Assist In Kings’ Win Over Blue Jackets

Jeff Carter and Dwight King each had a goal and an assist, and Jonathan Quick stopped 23 shots to lead the Los Angeles Kings past the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 on Monday night.

02/09/2015

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UCLA Holds Off Stanford, 69-67, For 3rd Straight Win

Norman Powell had 20 points and eight rebounds, Isaac Hamilton scored 18 points and UCLA survived to beat Stanford 69-67 on Thursday night for its third straight win.

02/05/2015

Jakob Silfverberg #33 of the Anaheim Ducks waits for a face-off during the NHL game against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre on December 18, 2014 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  The Ducks defeated the Canadiens 2-1.  (credit: Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

Ducks Rout Predators, 5-2, In Matchup Between NHL’s Top Teams

Jakob Silfverberg scored two goals, and the Anaheim Ducks took the top of the NHL standings for themselves by beating the Nashville Predators 5-2 Thursday night.

02/05/2015

Jonathan Quick #32 of the Los Angeles Kings makes a save  during a game against the Florida Panthers at BB&T Center on February 5, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida.  (credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Kings Again Can’t Hold Lead On The Road

Brandon Pirri scored with 3:05 remaining to lift the Florida Panthers over the struggling Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Thursday night.

02/05/2015

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