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  • New Jersey Nets Sold to a Russian Billionaire
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    NBA approves sale of New Jersey Nets to a Russian billionaire, Mikhail Prokhorov. The Nets hope Prokhorov’s wealth — estimated at $9.5 billion through his banking and metals businesses — will be used to help them bounce back from a 12-70 finish that included an NBA-worst, 18-game losing streak to open the season.

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  • Wales quartet out of June Tests
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    Wales rule James Hook, Luke Charteris, Dwayne Peel and Martyn Williams out of their games against South Africa and New Zealand.

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  • Man Creates Video Game to Propose to Girlfriend
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    For Anders Howard, proposing to his girlfriend (now fiancee) via a video game he designed may have been the geekiest marriage proposal in the history of all proposals. It could also qualify as one of the most awesome.

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  • Literal Horse Power: Hummer to Horse-Drawn Buggy Mod
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    Although GM recently announced the end of the Hummer line, there are plenty of these beasts still rolling around out there. Artist Jeremy Dean took one of those beasts and put it into an entirely new context by turning it into a horse-drawn carriage.

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  • A’s Dallas Braden Throws 19th Perfect Game in MLB History
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    Dallas Braden has done it. A ground ball from Gabe Kapler to shortstop Cliff Pennington was the 27th and final out and Braden has thrown the major leagues’ 19th perfect game.

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