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Washington D.C. • Gordon Hayward simply closed the door. With his Utah Jazz clinging to a six point lead, Hayward hit two big shots down the stretch to lead the Jazz to a 102-92 win over the Washington Wizards, Sunday …

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  • Second placed Federica Brignone of Italy, winner Mikaela Shiffrin of the US and third placed Ilka Stuhec of Slovenia, from left, celebrate on the after the women’s alpine combined competition at the Alpine Skiing World Cup in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (Alessandro della Valle/Keystone via AP) Winter sports: Shiffrin storms to combined World Cup race victory
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  • Italy’s Peter Fill competes in an alpine ski, men’s World Cup Super G, in Kvitfjell, Norway, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati) Winter sports: Jansrud wins men’s super-G title as Fill takes race win
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Brigham Young Cougars guard Makenzi Pulsipher (23) gets past Utah Utes forward Tanaeya Boclair (32), in Basketball action, Brigham Young Cougars vs. the Utah Utes, Saturday, December 10, 2016. Kragthorpe: BYU seniors come up big on Senior Day in win over Gonzaga
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   MyKayla Skinner performs her floor routine as the University of Utah hosts Michigan, NCAA gymnastics at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday January 7, 2017. Utah gymnastics: MyKayla Skinner, Kari Lee have triumphant return home against Arizona State
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