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Long shot Hawks on a roll entering opening playoff series

...the Pacers, even if no one gives them much of a chance."We just wanted to end the season playing good basketball," said guard Kyle Korver. "We feel like we are playing about as well as we have played all year for the most part."No one on the active...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-17/long-shot-hawks-roll-entering
Ulie Cowart Jr.

...having made Greer his home for the past 4 years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of North Augusta, a US Coast Guard Veteran and former co-owner of Cowart Cabinets. Mr. Cowart was the father of the late Daniel Paul Cowart. Survivors include...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170695043
Cross Creek's Outler signs with South Carolina State

...step their program up."Outler was been one of the area's best scorers in recent years. She makes 3s, drives like a point guard and posts up like a center. She didn't stop scoring until she had more than 1,600 points in her career ? a program record...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-04-16/cross-creeks-outler-s
UMass guard Derrick Gordon becomes first openly gay male player in Division I basketball

Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon hopes his decision to become the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball will inspire others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-09/umass-guard-derrick-gordo
Guilty plea in SC prison guard plot

COLUMBIA - An Orangeburg man has admitted conspiring to kill a prison guard in a hit orchestrated by an inmate on an illegal cellphone.U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles says 30-year-old Sean Echols pleaded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-10/guilty-plea-sc-prison-guard-
Top pick in WNBA Draft not a foregone conclusion

...a national conference call with media. "It just depends on guard or post, truthfully."Tulsa coach Fred Williams confirmed...The WNBA's 18th season tips off May 16.Sims, a 5-8 guard and also a two-time AP All-American, averaged 28 points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-13/top-pick-wnba-draft-
Overtime

...second to Russ Smith in scoring at 14 points and just two behind blocks leader Mangok Mathiang with 49.? Michigan State guard Gary Harris is entering the NBA Draft as a sophomore.Harris averaged a team-high 16.7 points last season, helping his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-14/overtime
Bobcats beat Hawks at buzzer

...coach Mike Budenholzer said.Jeff Teague was honored for his role in helping the Hawks into the playoffs.The Hawks point guard was named the NBA's player of the week in the Eastern Conference on Monday for games played April 7-13.The Hawks went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-14/bobcats-beat-hawks-buzzer
The everyman's champion

...on the weekend ? this year's Masters was most memorable for many things ? primarily, and paradoxically, for the old guard (Fred Couples, Miguel Angel Jimenez) making a serious Sunday run, and for a handful of young lions performing in their first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-15/everymans-champion
Belinelli has been 'pleasant surprise' for Spurs

...arise in such a melting pot of a roster.Belinelli is so much more than a standstill shooter.He's been an occasional point guard, feasted on hard cuts to the basket and figured out how to minimize his deficiencies as an individual defender by committing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-13/belinelli-has-been-pleasant-s