Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.
Schilling incident in 2008 a closed book, says MLB 2013-02-08T213056Z_1_BRE9170ZL_RTROPTC_0_US-BASEBALL-REDSOX-SCH ILLING.XML () -
Stars make most of powerplays to shoot down Ducks
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Sizzling Snedeker in tie for Pebble Beach lead
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LeBron continues hot streak as Heat burn Clippers
MIAMI (Reuters) - LeBron James equalled a franchise record with his fourth straight 30-point game as the Miami Heat routed the Los Angeles Clippers 111-89 on Friday. James put up 30 points with 9 of 11 shooting before sitting out most of the fourth quarter as Eastern Conference leaders and defending champions Miami dominated a Clippers team who are placed third in the West.
Struggling Kings acquire Panthers defenseman 2013-02-08T175302Z_1_BRE9170TU_RTROPTC_0_US-NHL-KINGS-ELLERBY.X ML () -
76ers' Richardson out for season with knee injury 2013-02-08T222315Z_1_BRE91710T_RTROPTC_0_US-NBA-76ERS-RICHARDSO N.XML () -
Cardinals hand Freese one-year deal after breakout year 2013-02-08T232514Z_1_BRE91713J_RTROPTC_0_US-BASEBALL-CARDINALS- FREESE.XML () -
Joint leader Fisher goes slowly but surely at Joburg Open
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Trevor Fisher Jnr, chasing his first European Tour win, shot a scintillating nine-under 62 to earn a share of the lead with fellow South African Richard Sterne after the Joburg Open second round on Friday. The 33-year-old Fisher strung together seven birdies and an eagle on the less challenging West Course at the Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club to finish on 15-under 128 alongside joint overnight leader Sterne (65).
Super Bowl power outage blamed on relay device 2013-02-08T181651Z_3_BRE9170LR_RTROPTC_0_US-ENTERGY-SUPERBOWL.X ML () -
Diamondbacks and Hill agree to three-year extension 2013-02-08T185045Z_1_BRE9170VS_RTROPTC_0_US-BASEBALL-DIAMONDBAC KS-HILL.XML () -