Garnett joins Pierce, Allen with new, improved Celtics
With the 6-foot-11 Garnett joining forward Paul Pierce and guard Ray Allen as the team's new Big Three, the Celtics went from the team with the second worst record in the NBA to instant contenders in the mediocre Eastern Conference.
Link: Ainge's latest buzzer-beater
Bodies, up to 50 vehicles trapped in bridge wreckage, officials say
MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota (CNN) -- As many as 50 vehicles are trapped in the rubble of an interstate bridge collapse, and officials said Thursday it could take five days or longer to search the wreckage.
Link: Minnesota Bridge Collapse
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Road Construction Saved Flip Saunders' Life
Nobody is ever happy to have their ride home slowed due to road construction, but it may have saved Flip Saunders' life. After speaking at Tubby Smith's basketball camp, Saunders was driving home yesterday afternoon when the 35W bridge collapsed:
"I usually take the 35W bridge, but the ramp was closed," Saunders said Thursday from Minneapolis in a telephone interview with The Associated Press. "My daughter was driving in a car right behind me when the bridge collapsed - about 20 yards away from us. It sounded like a bomb when it dropped."