Sports - Newport Independent - Newport, AR http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20120914/NEWS/120919716/1020/SPORTS newportindependent.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:20:32 +0000 Budapest to withdraw bid to host 2024 Summer Olympics http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170222/budapest-to-withdraw-bid-to-host-2024-summer-olympics?rssfeed=true Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:30:41 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170222/budapest-to-withdraw-bid-to-host-2024-summer-olympics Lakers put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball ops http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170221/lakers-put-magic-johnson-in-charge-of-basketball-ops?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:15:19 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170221/lakers-put-magic-johnson-in-charge-of-basketball-ops Tuckerman Bulldogs are District Champions http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170221/tuckerman-bulldogs-are-district-champions?rssfeed=true Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:36:19 +0000 Amanda Reynolds http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170221/tuckerman-bulldogs-are-district-champions Israel fumbles goodwill visit of NFL players http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170215/israel-fumbles-goodwill-visit-of-nfl-players?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 19:03:39 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170215/israel-fumbles-goodwill-visit-of-nfl-players Atlanta zoo names cockroach after Patriots QB Tom Brady http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170214/atlanta-zoo-names-cockroach-after-patriots-qb-tom-brady?rssfeed=true Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:28:30 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170214/atlanta-zoo-names-cockroach-after-patriots-qb-tom-brady UConn women win 100th consecutive game http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170213/uconn-women-win-100th-consecutive-game?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Feb 2017 03:16:47 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170213/uconn-women-win-100th-consecutive-game North Korea says sanctions aim to hinder sports activities http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170213/north-korea-says-sanctions-aim-to-hinder-sports-activities?rssfeed=true Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:30:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170213/north-korea-says-sanctions-aim-to-hinder-sports-activities Jerry Sandusky's son faces sexual offense charges http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170213/jerry-sanduskys-son-faces-sexual-offense-charges?rssfeed=true Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:16:22 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170213/jerry-sanduskys-son-faces-sexual-offense-charges Tuckerman Bulldog Week in Review http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170207/tuckerman-bulldog-week-in-review?rssfeed=true Tue, 07 Feb 2017 16:03:07 +0000 Amanda Reynolds http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170207/tuckerman-bulldog-week-in-review Super Bowl preview: Patriots' experience may be telling http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170204/super-bowl-preview-patriots-experience-may-be-telling?rssfeed=true Sat, 04 Feb 2017 18:48:45 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.newportindependent.com/news/20170204/super-bowl-preview-patriots-experience-may-be-telling Grant Black – UAM Baseball http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170203/grant-black---uam-baseball?rssfeed=true Fri, 03 Feb 2017 05:01:00 +0000 Amanda Reynolds http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170203/grant-black---uam-baseball Greyhounds vs. Bulldogs – Split Night!!! http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170202/greyhounds-vs-bulldogs---split-night?rssfeed=true Thu, 02 Feb 2017 20:19:00 +0000 Amanda Reynolds http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170202/greyhounds-vs-bulldogs---split-night Basketball season end draws near http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170131/basketball-season-end-draws-near?rssfeed=true Tue, 31 Jan 2017 18:28:01 +0000 Amanda Reynolds http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170131/basketball-season-end-draws-near Newport Basketball in Full Swing! http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170126/newport-basketball-in-full-swing?rssfeed=true Thu, 26 Jan 2017 16:14:39 +0000 Amanda Reynolds http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170126/newport-basketball-in-full-swing Bulldogs Host Kell Classic http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170118/bulldogs-host-kell-classic?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:57:38 +0000 Amanda Reynolds http://www.newportindependent.com/sports/20170118/bulldogs-host-kell-classic