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Bill Hanstock

News Desk Contributor

I'm a native of Northern California, but have recently relocated to Los Angeles. I've been writing online in one way or another since 2003, and I'm pleased to be joining SB Nation as a newsdesk writer for the West. Talk to me about sports!

MOST RECENT POSTS

NASCAR At Bristol Results 2012: Denny Hamlin Takes Checkered Flag

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Denny Hamlin picked up his third win of the season on Saturday. Only two races remain before the cutoff and the Chase for the Cup.

NASCAR At Watkins Glen Results 2012: Marcos Ambrose Wins After Wild Finish

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Watkins Glen was host to the latest race in the Sprint Cup series. After an exhilarating conclusion, Marcos Ambrose wound up with the checkered flag.

PGA Championship 2012: Rory McIlroy Dominates, Phil Mickelson's Woes Continue

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The 2012 PGA Championship on South Carolina was thrilling and unpredictable. Rory McIlroy thrilled the crowds with a masterful win.

2012 Olympics: Arizona Finishes Summer Games With Plenty Of Medalists

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Arizona sent a big contingent of athletes to the 2012 Olympics. It was a successful Olympiad for the region and for the United States.

2012 Olympic Medal Count: United States Outpaces China, Takes Top Honors

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China won more gold medals than the United States at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, but it was a different story four years later. The U.S. finished the 2012 Olympics with the highest total medals...

NASCAR At Watkins Glen 2012: Starting Lineup, TV Schedule & More

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The Wild Card is still up in the air with five races to go before the Sprint Cup cutoff. All bets are off at Watkins Glen on Sunday.

PGA Championship 2012: TV Schedule, How To Watch Online And More

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The third round will be completed and the fourth round will be played in the 2012 PGA Championship on Sunday. Find your television and online viewing information here.

Olympics Closing Ceremony 2012: TV Schedule, Watch Online, Live Updates And More

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The 2012 Olympic Games will finish up with the Closing Ceremony on Sunday. Find out how and where you can watch it.

Olympics 2012 Medal Count: United States Enters Sunday With Huge Lead

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The United States is all alone atop the medal count leaderboard. The final day of the 2012 Olympics is finally here.

2012 Olympics: TV Coverage, Event Schedule For Sunday

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The final day of the 2012 Olympics in London will be headlined by the men's gold medal match in basketball. Find the full television schedule for Sunday right here.

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