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Kevin Joseph Aloysius “Chuck” Connors (April 10, 1921 – Novembe...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
Kevin Joseph Aloysius “Chuck” Connors (April 10, 1921 – November 10, 1992) was an American actor, writer and professional basketball and baseball player. He is one of only 12 athletes in the history of American professional sports to have played both Major League Baseball and in the National Basketball Association. With a 40-year film and television career, he is best known for his five-year role as Lucas McCain in the highly rated ABC series The Rifleman (1958–63).
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Bob Crane shared few tales from his time as a pro baseball player - 20 Nov 2017
Among his teammates was 31-year-old Chuck Connors, who would soon go into acting and become "The Rifleman." Speaking of rifles, Crane could bring it. There were no radar guns back then, but his fastball was estimated at 95-100 mph. "All I know is I saw ...
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Thanks, Pop! And All Hunting Mentors

Buckmasters Online - 21 Nov 2017
In my mind, I was Chuck Connors from “The Rifleman.” Kids, that was a great old black and white TV show. We practiced shooting pie plates, milk cartons and Coke cans. I managed to hit a few, so if these deer were stupid enough to stand still 30 yards ...
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Donnie Johnston: In 1950s, '60s hit actors took to singing stage - 07 Nov 2017
Johnny Crawford, Chuck Connors' son on “The Rifleman,” hit the charts with several songs, including “Cindy's Birthday,” which reached No. 8 in 1961. These guys were all young heartthrobs and Fabares was No. 1 on every guy's prom-date list, so it ...
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Feds tapped NCAA coach's phone during corruption probe

New York Post - 14 Nov 2017
The feds tapped two phones of NBA star Chuck “The Rifleman” Connors Person over a period of months while investigating him in one of the biggest corruption scandals to rock college sports, it emerged on Tuesday. The FBI tapped one of Person's phones ...
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Keeping the Faith: Remembering Roscoe

Sonoma West - 01 Nov 2017
In his heyday, people said Roscoe looked like Chuck Connors who played “The Rifleman” in that TV series back then. Like Connors, Roscoe was a tall, rangy man with long, muscular arms. His feats of strength are legendary. Early in 1967, the newly built ...
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Rest in Peace - Roscoe Lee Drake

Sonoma County Gazette - 27 Oct 2017
Long-time Guerneville resident. Called the “rifle man” referring to his resemblance to Chuck Connors. An avid hunter, he enjoyed bagging deer as well as an occasional elk. As a young teenager, helped his father and brother grade a road on the east side ...
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Adidas Exec, 4 NCAA Coaches Hit With Corruption Charges

Law360 - 08 Nov 2017
Law360, New York (November 8, 2017, 6:30 PM EST) -- Eight people, including an Adidas executive and four NCAA basketball coaches at top-ranked universities, were indicted in New York federal court Tuesday for their alleged connections to schemes to ...
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Adidas Exec Says No Colleges Defrauded In NCAA Bribe Case

Law360 - 16 Nov 2017
Law360, New York (November 15, 2017, 9:06 PM EST) -- An attorney for an Adidas executive charged in a wide-ranging bribery scheme to pay college basketball athletes to play for Adidas-sponsored schools and hire certain agents after they went pro on ...
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Valdosta, Thomasville groups to present 'Messiah'

Moultrie Observer - 23 Nov 2017
The soloists represent the regional music scene well. Carla Connors will sing soprano, and Tabitha Peck will sing alto. Chuck Chandler will perform as tenor and André Peele as bass. Connors has been acclaimed as “one of the best young sopranos of this ...
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No Jail Time for Bowe Bergdahl

American Spectator - 03 Nov 2017
While I am disappointed and disheartened (but not surprised), at the very least, though, now that he is busted out and dishonorably discharged, the Army ought to give Bergdahl the treatment Chuck Connors got at the beginning of Branded, where his ...
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'You have to be prepared'

ABC 57 News - 12 Nov 2017
One day, he'd like to acquire a gun from his favorite actor, Chuck Connors of "The Rifleman" fame, but it'll be expensive. "I'll have to wait for the wife to get another Coach or Dooney & Bourke purse," he said, a mischievous smile piercing his woolly ...
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Basketball coaches indicted in NCAA scandal

New York Post - 08 Nov 2017
Four NCAA Division I basketball coaches, including former NBA star Chuck “The Rifleman” Connors Person, ​have been indicted in one of the biggest corruption scandals ever to rock college sports. The indictments ​Tuesday ​largely mirror charges brought ...
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Born in Brooklyn: 'The Rifleman' star Chuck Connors

Brooklyn Daily Eagle - 04 Apr 2017
Many people may be surprised to learn that actor Chuck Connors, best known as the star of the hit TV series “The Rifleman,” grew up in Bay Ridge. The show, which ran from 1958 to 1963, still lives on in reruns decades after its finale. Connors played ...
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Four NCAA coaches indicted on corruption charges

New York Post - 08 Nov 2017
Four NCAA Division I basketball coaches, including former NBA star Chuck “The Rifleman” Connors Person, were indicted Tuesday in one of the biggest corruption scandals ever to hit college sports. The indictments largely mirror charges brought in ...

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