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Curry, Golden State rout Houston 115-80 to take 3-0 lead

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard (12) fouls Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) during the first half in Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Golden State coach Steve Kerr described Stephen Curry’s performance Saturday night simply.

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Na regains sole lead at Colonial, up by 1 into final round

Kevin Na watch his tee shot on the sixth hole during the third round of the Colonial golf tournament Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kevin Na regained sole possession of the lead with a late birdie Saturday at Colonial, taking a one-stroke lead over Ian Poulter into the final round.

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Texas knocks out Sabathia in 10-run 3rd inning

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia checks the ball after giving up a hit to the Texas Rangers during the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 23, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Texas Rangers scored 10 runs in the third inning against the New York Yankees on Saturday, a night after a seven-run third en route to a 10-9 win.

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Texas tops Baylor 4-0 to reach Big 12 title game

Texas pitcher Connor Mayes, right, hugs catcher Collin Shaw after Texas defeated Baylor in a semi-final game at the NCAA college Big 12 conference baseball tournament Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Tulsa, Okla. Texas won 4-0. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Freshman Connor Mayes pitched a two-hit shutout and Tres Barrera and Brooks Marlow each drove in two runs to lead Texas to a 4-0 victory Saturday against Baylor and reach the Big 12 Tournament title game.

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Houston star Harden’s unique game hard to stop _ and to like

Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) gestures after scoring against the Los Angeles Clippers during the third quarter of Game 7 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals at the Toyota Center Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Houston.  (James Nielsen / Houston Chronicle via AP ) Mandatory Credit

HOUSTON (AP) — Whether he’s stirring the pot after a big shot or flailing his arms to draw contact en route to the basket James Harden evokes strong reactions from fans and players alike.

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