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Patriots win AFC Championship, face Falcons in Super Bowl

A season that began with Tom Brady serving a four-game suspension will end with him in the Super Bowl, where his New England Patriots will take on Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons.


Lamar Patterson scored 34 points on 11-of-23 shooting to go with eight rebounds as the Reno Bighorns (10-16) snapped their three-game losing streak by beating the Salt Lake City Stars (7-19), 121-101, on Day Five of the NBA Development League Showcase.


The Atlanta Falcons are headed to their second Super Bowl appearance in franchise history after routing the Green Bay Packers 44-21 in the NFC championship game.


Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each hit seven 3-pointers and the Golden State Warriors won their seventh straight game, beating the Orlando Magic 118-98 on Sunday.


Former Reed high school star Gabby Williams scored 13 points, with six assists, five rebounds and three steals as No.1 UConn won their 93rd game in a row on Sunday.




Royals pitcher, former Aces 3B killed in seperate car accidents


Both No. 1 seeds eliminated at Australian Open


Oregon to fire co-offensive coordinator following DUI arrest


Current, former major leaguers die in Dominican crashes


Swafford takes lead into the weekend


Trumbo, Orioles agree to three-year deal


Reno Elks Lodge hosts 45th annual District Hoop Shoot


Murray advances to fourth round of Australian Open


Federer beats Berdych, advances to fourth round


Reno 1868 FC signs former Swiss soccer defender


Diamondbacks sign Blanco to minor league deal


Rocky Long given five-year extension at San Diego State


Colts QB Luck undergoes shoulder surgery


Serena Williams advances to Australian Open's third round


Defending champ Djokovic eliminated from Australian Open


Raiders file paperwork to move to Las Vegas


Kings lose game, Gay to torn achilles tendon


Durant, Warriors silence Thunder 121-100


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