Widget for Sports News/Updates?

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    Are there any apps that provide Sports News/Updates widgets - particular for the NBA and soccer (NBA Finals are starting and World Cup starts soon, too). If there are, what are they? What is the best one?
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    The genie widget has a sports tab, you could unselect all the other tabs and just have sports scrolling.

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    SportsTap has a widget, but the scores are way behind real time. LiveScores has more up to date information, but no widget.
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    The SportsTap widget may be behind. I don't really use the widget, but open the application as needed. Refreshing now within the app brings sports scores relatively close to when they happen (at least for me).

    The thing I like best about sports tap, is that I can have it set to send me alerts for the teams I like such as start of game, scores, end of quarter scores, end of game scores. I found that the alerts matched pretty close to when my OSU Buckeyes scored (at least in football). The alerts also let me not keep hitting refresh within the program.
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    I agree about all the SportsTap features. Wish LiveScores had them. Or either of them had a timely widget.
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    +1 for Sportstap. I don't use the widget but have the shortcut to open quickly.
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