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Bubble Watch: Good news for the ACC all over the bracket

Editor’s note: The NCAA tournament Bubble Watch has been updated through Saturday’s games. If there was a winner coming out of the NCAA’s third annual bracket preview, it might have been the Atlantic Coast Conference. With two No. 1 seeds in Duke and Virginia, a No. 2 seed in North Carolina and a No. 4 […]

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Washington Wizards complete pair of trades ahead of NBA deadline

The Washington Wizards completed a pair of swaps on Wednesday, the eve of the NBA trade deadline. First, Washington traded forward Otto Porter Jr. to the Chicago Bulls in exchange for forwards Bobby Portis and Jabari Parker and a 2023 second-round draft pick. Later, the Wizards sent forward Markieff Morris and a 2023 second-round pick […]

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Pack attack: Hokies hold No. 23 NC State to 24

The misses kept coming at an astonishing rate for No. 23 NC State on Saturday. When it was mercifully over, the Wolfpack had put up the lowest point total by a ranked team in more than three decades of the shot-clock era, according to ESPN Stats & Information. In its 47-24 loss to No. 12 […]