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Griffins to Host Playoff Party at Rosa Parks Circle Thursday

The Grand Rapids Griffins, in partnership with Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., will host a rally at Rosa Parks Circle on Thursday from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. to pump up fans and welcome home the Griffins in their playoff quest to “Bring It Back”. 

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Carl Edwards Wins NASCAR’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte

Carl Edwards conserved his fuel en route to winning the Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina on Sunday night.

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Indianapolis 500 Juan Pablo Montoya
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Juan Pablo Montoya Wins Indy 500

Juan Pablo Montoya broke away from teammate Will Power in the final laps and won the 99th Indianapolis 500 in Indiana on Sunday.

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Scrabble Adds ‘Ridic’ New Words

Apparently, Scrabble has dumbed itself down. Like a LOT! Last week, the popular board game added more than 6,500 words to their Collins Official Scrabble Wordlist, and some of them are barely words.

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Mark Newman via the Grand Rapids Griffins
Mark Newman via the Grand Rapids Griffins
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Griffins’ Western Conference Finals Playoff Schedule Set, Wings Say Blashill Can Stay [Video]

Two of the top seeds in the American Hockey League's Western Conference, our own Grand Rapids Griffins and the Utica (NY) Comets, have survived and will face off against each other in best of seven series that will commence this Sunday night.

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Steph Curry’s Daughter Sparks Dumbest Controversy Ever [Video]

Earlier this week, the Golden State Warriors defeated the Houston Rockets in Game One of the NBA Western Conference Finals.

And after the game, league MVP Steph Curry ruffled a few feathers by attending the postgame press conference with his two-year-old daughter, Riley, who sort of “stole the show” because of her infinite cuteness.

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Mike Babcock Leaving Red Wings to Coach Maple Leafs

After 10 years in the Motor City, Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock has informed the team that he will not return next season.

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Phillies Fan Steals Home Run Ball From Old Lady, Proves Philly Sports Fans Are Jerks

Philadelphia sports fans already have a bad enough reputation, but just in case you didn't realize how mean they can be, here's a reminder.

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Mitt Romney and Evander Holyfield Boxed in a Charity Event This Weekend [Video]

Mitt Romeny and Evander Holyfield had their big charity boxing match in Salt Lake City on Friday night.

Spoiler alert:

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American Pharoah Wins Preakness, Can Capture Triple Crown At Belmont

Race favorite American Pharoah ran through a driving rain to win the 140th Preakness Stakes on a muddy track at Pimlico Race Course near Baltimore on Saturday.

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Miguel Cabrera Hits 400th Career HR Against St. Louis Cardinals [VIDEO]


Detroit Tigers
slugger Miguel Cabrera sat at 399 career home runs for less than 24 hours, as he belted his 400th Saturday afternoon off of St. Louis Cardinals starter Tyler Lyons.

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Miguel Cabrera Hits 399th Career HR in Tigers 10-4 Win Over Cardinals [VIDEO]

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera is one home run away from the 400 milestone, after hitting his 399th Friday night in a 10-4 Tigers win over the St. Louis Cardinals.

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