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Feb 18

GETPlugged: Devin Booker Beats Out Klay Thompson in 3 Point Contest

LOS ANGELES – Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker decided on an unusual preparation for Saturday night’s Three-Point Contest. “My preparation was none,” Booker said. Doing nothing is doing something. It worked for Booker. Booker made 20-of-25 three-pointers in the final round of … Read More

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Feb 18

GETPlugged: Donovan Mitchell Wins 2018 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

Donovan Mitchell wasn’t even supposed to be in the 2018 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. Suffice it to say he made the most of his opportunity. The Utah Jazz guard defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Larry Nance Jr. to win Saturday night’s competition … Read More

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Jan 29

GET”TFOH”: Philadelphia Court Clerk Asked Meek Mill for Money During Probation Hearing

According to TMZ, a court clerk at Meek Mill’s hearing asked the rapper for money to pay her son’s tuition. She slipped Meek, real name Robert Rihmeek Williams, a note that read in part, “This will probably be my son’s … Read More

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Jan 27

GET”TFOH”: 2 of Suge Knights Former Lawyers Arrested

LOS ANGELES — Two Los Angeles attorneys who represented former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight were arrested on warrants alleging they were accessories after the fact to a felony, authorities said. The attorneys, Matthew Fletcher and Thaddeus Culpepper, were arrested … Read More

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Jan 07

GETPlugged: Oakland Raiders Hire Jon Gruden as Head Coach

Jon Gruden needed to physically leave the broadcast booth before his return to coaching could become official. Gruden was officially announced as the Raiders‘ new head coach on Saturday night, just over an hour after Gruden finished providing on-air analysis … Read More

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Jan 07

GET”TFOH”: ESPN Fires Donovan McNabb & Eric Davis over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

NEW YORK –  Donovan McNabb and Eric Davis have been dismissed from ESPN following an investigation into accusations of sexual misconduct while employed at NFL Network. ESPN says in a statement Saturday “they are no longer working for us.” The … Read More

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Dec 19

GET”TFOH”: Atlanta Uber Driver Charged with Raping a 16 Year Old Girl

Gwinnett County, Ga., police arrested an Uber driver Thursday after a 16-year-old girl reported that he raped her during a ride, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Police identified the driver as Abdoulie Jagne, 58, of College Park, Ga. Uber confirmed that … Read More

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Dec 13

GETPlugged: Omarosa Manigault is leaving the White House

Omarosa Manigault, the former “Apprentice” star and adviser to President Donald Trump, is leaving the Trump administration, the White House announced on Wednesday. The director of communications for the White House’s Office of Public Liaison, Manigault’s role has recently come … Read More

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Dec 13

GETPlugged: Doug Jones Wins Alabama Senate Race

Democrat Doug Jones defeated Roy Moore in a special election earthquake Tuesday, flipping an Alabama Senate seat to Democrats for the first time in a quarter-century and dealing a huge political setback to President Donald Trump. The Associated Press called … Read More

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