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Dumb sports bets

The Bruins have been on vacation for a month, the NBA Finals have started without us, the Sox are playing .500 ball, and the Patriots aren't even in pads yet.
Let's make it interesting  
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  June 15, 2012
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Roller Derby — lite

When I think Portland sports, I don't think of the Sea Dogs, the Pirates, or the Red Claws.
Alt Sports
By KIRAH LYNN BROUILLETTE  |  March 02, 2012
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Photos: Boston Derby Dames at Roller World

The Boston Derby Dames (plus one wipe-out-prone journalist) bring mayhem to Roller World in Saugus.
The Boston Derby Dames graciously bestow a savaage beating upon our intrepid reporter
By SCOTT M. LACEY  |  February 25, 2011
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How tough are those Boston Derby Dames, really?

How to skate like a girl.
Our intrepid reporter gets his ass beat for science
By SCOTT FAYNER  |  February 25, 2011
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28 ways to escape the winter doldrums

I know, I know. When winter rolls around, most of us want be eating comfort food with cheese in it and watching 30 Rock on a cozy lap-warming computer. But, c'mon!
Get outta that rut!
By DENA RIEGEL  |  February 04, 2011
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Photos: Roller derby in Providence

Providence Roller Derby (with DJ KingEvRock of Bodega Girls) at the Bank of America Skating Center
Roller Derby at the Indie Arts Fest , on July 31, 2010
By KELLY PHILLIPS  |  August 06, 2010


Roller Derby: TNG

Let us praise the Maine Roller Derby girls.
Balls, Pucks & Monster Trucks
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  February 26, 2010
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Review: Whip It

Add a dash of the sad beauty contests and kooky, dysfunctional family of Little Miss Sunshine to a helping of the bogus hipness and overexposed star of Juno and whip it good and you get an idea of why Drew Barrymore's directorial debut falls flat as
Drew Barrymore's directorial debut falls flat
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 02, 2009

Roller girls go down

Don't you hate missing the best example of whatever point you were making?
Port shows no authority
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  May 22, 2009
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Mean girls

If all goes according to plan, Kristen Nawrocki and Rachael Carrico will be joined by at least 18 other women to battle it out for team supremacy in the new wave of the old sport roller derby.
Roller derby wants you
By SARA DONNELLY  |  March 15, 2006