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5 things to watch as Cavs bring in LeBron James

...season was the lack of consistent point guard play. Mario Chalmers was wildly inconsistent and Norris Cole is not a difference-maker. That forced James to do a lot of the heavy lifting in the ball-handling and playmaking departments. In Cleveland...
Thanks for the memories, Johnny Football him. Entertainment and adventure at its football best. This state hasn't produced that kind of football difference maker, combined with Manziel's overrated bad-boy persona, in, well, maybe forever.Or at least since the Twitter...
Brady faces Manning once more with SB on line

...with a gifted group of offensive stars surrounding him - Welker, Eric Decker, Demaryius Thomas and this season's difference maker, 6-foot-5 tight end Julius Thomas. But Manning had great players around him in Indianapolis, as well, and...
Fairbanks' ice unkind for Crimson Bears

...senior Josh Lahnum during the road trip."He has really helped us compete physically," Adams said. "He was a difference maker. And also Grant Ainsworth was spectacular the whole time. They don't leave anything left in the tank at the end...
Outstanding students recognized at JDHS

...has been a good role model, thorough, competent and most of all appreciated by me and his peers. He has been a difference maker. What's even more impressive is that he didn't have to do this, is not required to take this class. He has...
With big night from James, Heat top Hawks, 101-92

...mental mistakes against a very good a basketball team. Against Miami you can't do that."A 17-4 run was the difference maker, turning a two-point deficit into an 11-point lead with 1:24 remaining in the third. Wade got it started...
Utah big men lead Jazz to 100-86 win over Bucks

...had been in a major slump his last three games, shooting a combined 3 of 13 for seven points.The big man was a difference-maker Wednesday night in Utah's 100-86 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.The second-year Jazz player from Turkey...
Bears' J.V. tops Colony

...ball-carriers. "I think almost every game, Donovan Wilson is one of our impact hitters," Niery said. "He's a difference maker." On offense, Juneau-Douglas received its most balanced performance of the year as four different players scored...
An inexact science

...Pfund said with a laugh. "You get the definitive stats in Chicago. After all that you go back and say, 'What has that player done when playing the game of basketball?' At the end of the day, is this guy a difference-maker or not?"
Well-prepared Moose upend Crimson Bears

...Palmer blocked the extra point attempt, preserving a 7-6 lead at the break. "I think that block was really the difference maker," Christiansen said. "When we got to the locker room with a lead, the kids started to believe that something...


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