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Bayer 04 Leverkusen v Atletico Madrid

Bayer 04 Leverkusen v Atletico Madrid

The Mexican forward has netted four times in their last two league matches, including twice in their 3-1 victory over Augsburg on Friday, with Leverkusen ready to protect their European 10-match unbeaten run at home. Slovenia worldwide Oblak, whose form helped Atletico ease through the group stage, had been sidelined since December after dislocating his left shoulder and having an operation. Read More

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WWE Raw Post-Show Spoofs

He has previously written about film for Bloody Disgusting , We Got This Covered , What Culture , and The Celebrity Cafe . It's thought the moment was set up for a scene in the film and any fears it was true were allayed after the show when the 44-year-old actually made his way into the ring. Read More

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NBA All-Star Game 2017: LeBron James sinks 40-foot jumper easily

NBA All-Star Game 2017: LeBron James sinks 40-foot jumper easily

He did that very successfully at the Smoothie King Arena, meeting with National Basketball Association superstars LeBron James and Steph Curry , taking a snap with each of them, and then posting said snaps on Instagram. The World Cup victor was in attendance as the annual NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2017 was played out to a capacity crowd, featuring Mark Cuban and Brandon Armstrong amongst others as the East team beat the West 88-59. Read More

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Winnipeg Jets Spoil Claude Julien's Return

ET; MSG, SNE, RDS, NHL.TV) with a 1-6-1 record in their previous eight games and a 12-14-5 record since December 11. The Canadiens lost to the Jets in Claude Julien's coaching debut. Coming off the injury was hard. The Canadiens need to make sure that starts Tuesday because, even if Julien doesn't believe you live in the past unless you won, it is clear some of his players find the current situation too familiar to ignore. Read More

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McGuigan urges Khan to avoid Pacquiao

McGuigan urges Khan to avoid Pacquiao

Khan won the poll by getting 48 percent of 44,815 votes, followed by Khan's countryman and welterweight titlist Kell Brook (24 percent), rising star Terence Crawford (21 percent) and Australian Jeff Horn (7 percent). Pacquiao then expressed a wish to fight in either Abu Dhabi or Dubai, venues previously mentioned many times in connection with his fights without a deal ever being struck. Read More

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New Orleans Pelicans Acquire All Star DeMarcus Cousins In Trade

The Sacramento Kings reportedly traded Omri Casspi , the first Israeli to play in the National Basketball Association, to the New Orleans Pelicans Feb. That night against the Celtics, the Kings played well as a cohesive unite, beating the team with the second-best record in the Eastern Conference. Blake Griffin is becoming a free agent next summer, and we believe that he will be the first target. Read More

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Arsene Wenger lifts lid on Arsenal dressing room after Bayern loss

But the 67-year-old, who denied reports of a dressing-room bust-up after the 5-1 defeat in Munich, defended his record and said his departure would be no guarantee of greater success. But club legend Wright wants to see Arsenal's big hitters in action to help them hit back from their recent poor form. "He could have gone to Real Madrid, he could have gone to a few other top clubs but he stayed at Arsenal and was loyal to Arsenal ". Read More

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Marcelo Bielsa agrees two-year deal to become Lille coach

Marcelo Bielsa agrees two-year deal to become Lille coach

Lille last won the title in 2011 and they are now 14th and 30 points behind leaders Monaco. He will replace Franck Passi , his former assistant in Marseille, on July 1 this year. "We manage to bring him here, which is an vast satisfaction, and proof of the club's ambitions towards the future", said Marc Ingla , Lille's director general. Read More

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Kazakh team is 4th in VII Asian Winter Games medal standings

Kazakh team is 4th in VII Asian Winter Games medal standings

China will take the Asian Winter Games as an opportunity to learn from neighbors and at the same time pursue best results, chef de mission of the Chinese delegation Gao Zhidan said after the flag raising ceremony. The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee would like to welcome and wish the best of luck to the athletes from 32 countries and regions who are competing at this birthplace of the Asian Winter Games. Read More

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Tottenham player ratings: Kane destroys Fulham

Tottenham player ratings: Kane destroys Fulham

While speaking about the Europa League fixture on Thursday, the Belgian was quoted as saying by ITV: "The next goal is go through to the next round of the Europa League". After the match Harry Kane said: "We needed that win". "They had us under control for 85 per cent of the game". "Luckily Chris gave it to Dele and then to me and I was able to sneak the third one in before I went off". Read More

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Islamabad-Lahore to face off today in PSL

Islamabad, who are now placed second, will be looking to solidify their position by gaining two more points and moving on to try and reclaim their title as defending champions. Earlier, Rafatullah Mohmand, Brad Haddin, Ben Duckett, Misbahul Haq and Shane Watson could not even cross the 20-run mark. Likewise, it was the Pakistan products that shined for Islamabad, Butt contributing 17 in a partnership with Shadab, who made 42 from 24 balls that without would've left Islamabad well short of ... Read More

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Chiefs, Tony Romo chatter continues

The Cowboys would also rather trade Romo than take a more than $10 million cap hit on the 2017 season by releasing him. His subpar play as the Texans starter got him benched late in the season and has the team attached to almost every possible rumor, unfounded or otherwise, when it comes to available quarterbacks. Read More

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Ranieri: Leicester will go as underdogs against Millwall

However, it is another day to forget for a Leicester side that won the Premier League by 10 points last season, but are now involved in a battle to stay in the top flight and have suffered an FA Cup embarrassment. "And I want to see this; I want us to come back this way, to fight until the end". "We just showed we're together, we're a team, we kept going all the way until the end". Read More

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Newcastle United 2 Aston Villa 0: Magpies regain top spot

Whilst the Magpies have coped well in Gayle's absence, manager Benitez is looking forward to having his top scorer back. Now second in the Sky Bet Championship league table, Newcastle can leapfrog Brighton and Hove Albion to reclaim their place at the summit of the second tier if they beat out of sorts Aston Villa at St James' Park tonight. Read More

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#INDvAUS: We have plan for everything against Aussies: Ajinkya Rahane

#INDvAUS: We have plan for everything against Aussies: Ajinkya Rahane

Shaun Marsh has crafted a century to all but nail down a Test recall, while captain Steve Smith has also set down a marvellous subcontinent marker in Australia's first game on their tour of India . Tendulkar scored a fine 109 to carry India to 441 even as the debutant offspinner Jason Krejza took 8/215 from 43.5 overs; Harbhajan became the third Indian bowler to 300 Test wickets as India took the first-innings lead; Ganguly followed 85 in his penultimate innings with a first-ball duck in ... Read More

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Four dead as powerful storm hits southern California

Air travel was also in disarray, with hundreds of flights canceled at Burbank, Los Angeles International and John Wayne airports. In California it's caused sudden flooding and many people have had to be rescued from their cars. National Weather Service said snow showers and gusting winds were expected. Four of the six apartments have been declared unsafe to enter, prompting the evacuation of 16 college students. Read More

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Pakistan shuts key border crossing in wake of shrine attack

The army demanded that Afghanistan launch a crackdown against militants targeting Pakistan. The attack was claimed by the banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan. Things will get worse this year. "We do not want Afghanistan to have terror launch pads against Russian Federation", sources said. "There will be no traffic between Pakistan and Afghanistan for an indefinite period". Read More

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Chelsea open talks over star attacker, possible £68.4m fee - reputable source

The Portugal worldwide, 22, has attracted interest from many of Europe's top clubs, including Manchester City, Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United and Tottenham. "Me, the coach and the players are focused on this season". Asked if there has been serious interest in Silva, Vasilyev replied: "Yes, yes". In turn, with Monaco taking on Manchester City in the Champions League next week, there may well be a few keen eyes trained in on monitoring how he performs. Read More

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Announcer at All-Star Saturday Awkwardly Introduced Kevin Durant as 'OKC's Own'

Announcer at All-Star Saturday Awkwardly Introduced Kevin Durant as 'OKC's Own'

Russell Westbrook , 28, and Kevin Durant , 28, former members of the Oklahoma City Thunder, were a 1-2 punch during the NBA All-Star game on February 19. "I'm excited about All-Star Weekend", he said. Ibaka has averaged 15.1 points and 6.8 rebounds for the Magic so far this season. And throughout the 45-minute ordeal, Durant and Westbrook stood on opposite sides of the court. Read More

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Neymar Will Stand Trial Over His Move To Barcelona After Losing Appeal

Barcelona and Brazil star Neymar will stand trial on charges of corruption after losing his final appeal, according to a report in The Telegraph . Jail time is unlikely because the defendants are first-time offenders. Both squads will also have to defend themselves in court, along with a company run by Neymar's parents, as a Brazilian investment group seeks a greater share of proceeds from the transfer. Read More

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Otamendi agent talks Barcelona and Real Madrid

Otamendi agent talks Barcelona and Real Madrid

Argentina worldwide Otamendi's stock is still high in Spain after an impressive season at Valencia in 2014-15 before he joined City for a reported £31.5 million. "It's the biggest club in the world". Ben Nagle of Sky Sports noted after his switch to England that the defender would "slot straight in to the City back line" as he was a player "at the peak of his powers". Read More

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Jared Odrick hits free agency after release from Jaguars

Jared Odrick hits free agency after release from Jaguars

Odrick was drafted in the first round (28th overall) by Miami in 2010 and started 41 games in five seasons with the Dolphins. Targeting Odrick will be a solid contingency plan for the teams unable to land one of this year's top free agents along the defensive line, such as Calais Campbell, Alan Branch, Kawann Short and Chris Baker. Read More

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Charlotte QB Kevin Olsen charged with rape

During their time apart, Northrup said, Olsen sent the woman a text message threatening to kill her. In court Monday morning, prosecutors say the two met back up before taking an Uber home together early Sunday morning. The University said the incident, which happened off campus, appears to involve sexual assault within an existing relationship . He joined UNC-Charlotte in December 2015. Read More

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Johnson takes 36-hole lead at rainy Riviera

But I can read the 1, 2, 3. After play was suspended for most of Friday, a further rain delay on the morning of day three pushed back the schedule at Riviera Country Club even further but once the action resumed Johnson took charge. "It's obviously a big bonus to finally get to that No 1 spot". A win for Johnson and a worse-than-third finish for reigning world number one Jason Day would see the American rise to the top for the first time in his career. Read More

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UFC Fight Night 105 Bonus Awards

The UFC has literally been releasing fighters by the dozen in recent weeks and with Hapa now riding a three-fight losing streak, he could end up on the free-agent list before long. It's not really hurt from the kick. Tucker put on a showcase of dynamic kicks and punching combinations and insisted that he would finish his next opponent having opened his account successfully with the UFC. Read More

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Lincoln travel to Sutton or Arsenal in FA Cup last eight

Lincoln travel to Sutton or Arsenal in FA Cup last eight

Arsenal will make the relatively short journey to south London on Monday night, when they take on the non-league minnows Sutton United in the FA Cup fifth round. Ben Jefford, Jack Jebb and Craig Dundas are cup-tied and will miss the game. Despite Sutton's strong performances and good luck so far, the consensus view is that Arsenal should win handily. Read More

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LHP Jon Niese moves to New York Yankees

Niese's 2016 season was cut short when he underwent knee surgery in August, but he seems to have healed up completely, and held a bullpen session in front of 13 teams earlier this month. If used as a reliever, Niese would join Tommy Layne as the top left-handed options out of the pen, with closer Aroldis Chapman obviously being saved for end-game scenarios. Read More

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Kings trade Cousins to Pelicans for Hield, Evans, Galloway and draft picks

With the National Basketball Association trade deadline this coming Thursday, the Sacramento Kings are reportedly scanning and examining the trade market closely for their all-star center DeMarcus Cousins . They had a short stretch of about 5 good years, but that was out of about 30 years. New Orleans definitely will look different but the Western Conference is still tough and this will be a big building block for the Pelicans franchise if they can re-sign Demarcus down the road. Read More

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Budapest has "no chance" of 2024 Olympics

A recent poll found 44 percent of Hungarians are against the Olympic bid, with only 25 percent supporting it and the rest undecided, Vice notes. Tarlos refused to accept blame if the bid is lost, instead pointing his finger at Orban. The competition for 2024 has now entered its crucial, final stage as candidates travel the world to pitch their case directly to International Olympic Committee members. Read More

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Rory McIlroy plays golf with Donald Trump

Rory McIlroy hit the course with Donald Trump for a round this weekend at Trump International as the Northern Irishman recovers from a rib injury. McIlroy has been quite coy about his comments on Trump, both throughout the presidential election campaign and during his term so far. Read More

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