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Momentum can be a fickle beast, as Iola High’s Mustangs learned the hard way Thursday in a 62-51 loss to visiting Chanute. Chanute had the hot hand early, racing to a 13-3 lead en route…

RICHMOND — Iola High’s girls were downright stingy on defense, forcing turnovers, hampering shots and otherwise keeping host Central Heights out of sorts for most of the night Thursday. Problem was, the Fillies’ offense couldn’t…

HUMBOLDT — Humboldt High’s boys are clicking as the season nears its finish. The Cubs took control early over visiting Leon-Bluestem Thursday, leading 19-8 after one quarter and 36-14 at the break. Another dominating third…

The 2021 Royals stand as tangible proof that the bosses have been serious. Owner John Sherman has spent the last 11 months telling everyone who works for him to make sure the Royals come out…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In the weeks after Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura died in an vehicle crash in January 2017, a still-grieving Danny Duffy began collecting memorabilia of his late friend. Duffy sent the items…

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA will allow a limited number of fans to attend all rounds of next month’s men’s basketball tournament in Indiana. The governing body said Friday it is permitting 25% capacity at…

ATLANTA — The NBA All-Star Game typically is a robust, three-day affair, with several fan and community events taking place in the host city. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, though, when State Farm Arena hosts the…

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Daniil Medvedev simply does not lose right now. Not to Top 10 opponents. Not to anyone, really. Certainly not to a drained Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Australian Open semifinals. Now let’s…

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA will allow a limited number of fans to attend all rounds of next month’s men’s basketball tournament in Indiana. The governing body said Friday it is permitting 25% capacity at…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In the weeks after Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura died in an vehicle crash in January 2017, a still-grieving Danny Duffy began collecting memorabilia of his late friend. Duffy sent the items…