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Rockets force game 6 against Thunder

The Rockets won 107-100 to send the series back to Houston with the Thunder leading 3-2 but convinced they could be the first team to come back from a 3-0 deficit to win a playoff series.

Matt Harrison has second back surgery

Left-hander Matt Harrison expects to pitch again this season after undergoing a second operation on his back Wednesday.

Several East Texas teams opens postseason baseball play

Highlighting tonight’s action is District 14-4A co-champions Pine Tree and Hallsville, fresh off a playoff seeding game on Monday to determine the No. 1 seed out of the district.

Astros abandon "tandum starting" in AAA

The Astros’ tandem-starter experiment at Class AAA Oklahoma City has quietly ended.

KC Softball sends 6 to next level

Kilgore College’s first softball season, as expected, produced a lot of firsts on the field.

D.C. council member pushes name change for Redskins

David Grosso, 42, was born and raised in the metropolitan Washington area so it's not tough to see why he's a diehard Washington Redskins fan. Been going to games since he was a boy. Season ticket holder.

Football Outlook: Pine Tree to welcome new offense, stadium

Hayden Henry writes for the Longview News-Journal. He's got the latest on the Pine Tree Pirates.

Tony Romo’s workdays about to get longer?

Gil Lebreton writes for the fort Worth Star-Telegram. Tony Romo is going to have more imput on play-calling this season.

Local baseball teams close out regular season

Heading into the weekend, several area teams have their postseason plans locked in. For others, a lot is riding on their regular season finales.

First college football title game will be played in Arlington

The first national championship game of the playoff era will be held at Cowboys Stadium on Jan. 12, 2015, based on Wednesday’s vote by college administrators in Pasadena, Calif.