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Bucks' Jabari Parker aims to be heard off the court

Inside the Milwaukee Bucks locker room, there's no one quieter than Jabari Parker. During the offseason, though, the 21-year-old rising NBA star made a conscious effort to amplify his voice in the name of social justice and racial equality in light of the recent police-involved shootings of African Americans in cities around the country, including Milwaukee.

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WNBA Playoff Capsules

Maya Moore scored 31 points, including 15 in the second quarter, as the Minnesota Lynx opened their WNBA title defense with a 113-95 win over the Phoenix Mercury in the first game of the WNBA semifinals on Wednesday night.

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Miami experience gives new Grizzlies coach instant respect

Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph has known his new coach since he was 19 and brand new in the NBA. Veteran guard and defensive whiz Tony Allen is excited at the prospect of being included in some offensive sets. JaMychal Green is happy the new boss asked him to play for him in the summer league.

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Dos the newest Pierce County Sheriff's bomb-sniffing dog

Who's a good dog? Get to know Dos, the new bomb-sniffing dog for the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.
Dean J. Koepfler dkoepfler@thenewstribune.com
Dos the newest Pierce County Sheriff's bomb-sniffing dog 1:42

Dos the newest Pierce County Sheriff's bomb-sniffing dog

Russell Wilson says 'no doubt' he plays Sunday with sprained knee 3:06

Russell Wilson says 'no doubt' he plays Sunday with sprained knee

UPS Athletics & Aquatics Center time lapse 1:58

UPS Athletics & Aquatics Center time lapse

Pete Carroll: I'd be surprised if Russell Wilson didn't play Sunday at Jets 2:36

Pete Carroll: I'd be surprised if Russell Wilson didn't play Sunday at Jets