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Rockets snag Canaan in opening round of draft

For several hours, the NBA Draft dragged on with the Rockets making no cap-clearing trade, no move into the first round, no news.

Mavs land Larkin in first round of NBA draft

While it took a little wheeling and dealing, the Dallas Mavericks eventually got their man in former Miami standout Shane Larkin, son of baseball Hall of Famer Barry Larkin.

Aaron Hernandez now being investigated for 2012 double-murder

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is now being investigated in connection with a double murder in Boston's South End in July 2012, a law enforcement source close to the Aaron Hernandez Investigation said.

One last Mavericks draft preview

The Dallas Mavericks will have several important decisions to make Thursday that will shape their immediate future when the NBA holds its annual draft at 6 p.m. from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Errors hurt Pump Jacks in loss

East Texas didn’t do much to help itself while facing the top team in the Texas Collegiate League on Wednesday. The Pump Jacks committed eight errors in an 8-4 loss to league-leading Brazos Valley.

Tyler soccer team heads to Chicago for regional tourney

Some East Texas soccer stars are heading to Chicago. The '98 Azzurri girl's team will play in the US Club Regional. If they play well enough, they have a chance to qualify for the national tourney.

Longview's Wesley happy for former teammate Lebron James

Former Longview Lobo David Wesley played 14 years in the NBA, including in Cleveland where he shared the court with teammate Lebron James. Wesley was in East Texas Friday for his 11th annual youth basketball camp.

East Texas soccer athletes VX Chivas of Guadalajara in Lufkin

On July 1st, Lufkin and Nacogdoches Soccer will never be the same. The biggest Soccer Franchise in the North America will be touching East Texas Soil to battle against homegrown and local talent.

Heat force a Game 7

The Miami Heat pull off an amazing comeback against the San Antonio Spurs winning in overtime 103 to 100. The Spurs will have to win on the road in Game 7 Thursday night to capture their fifth NBA Championship.

Pine Tree tops Longview in 7-on-7

The smaller in-city school evened up the score for the older cousin Monday night.