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No. 3 Kansas edge Texas Tech

No. 3 Kansas edge Texas Tech

He shot it, rebounded it, and drove it downhill like you're supposed to. He played great. Offensively, we were gonna put the ball in Josh's hands regardless. The Red Raiders are 5-11 ATS in their last 16 Monday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. The two-game losing streak puts the Red Raiders in an unlikely spot to move on to the postseason. Read More

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Jurgen Klopp helped make me the player I am today — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Jurgen Klopp helped make me the player I am today — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

He supported me and told me I had to keep my head up because good things were coming. And, speaking to BBC Football Focus , he hailed the work of both men, although he insists they have completely different approaches to management. Day by day you understand what he expects from you and you're trying to do your best to be involved in training and in the game. 'I was sure my time would come because everyone was getting his chance in this team'. Read More

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Pelicans' Buddy Hield Ejected For Hitting Kings' DeMarcus Cousins In Groin

He had five points in 14 minutes. Cousins was already suspended one game last week because of his 16th technical. Jrue Holiday also had a double-double for New Orleans with 16 points and 11 assists. New Orleans dropped eight of 10 games and is 7-19 on the road. Sacramento eventually emerged victorious, turning what was a 13-point first-half deficit into a double-digit second-half advantage and narrow victory. Read More

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Anthony Martial's next goal will cost Man United millions

Anthony Martial's next goal will cost Man United millions

However, United are a club on the up again under Mourinho, and, as a result, those tied to the Red Devils will be hopeful their star man between the posts is ready to stick around to assist with this ascension. According to Paul Hetherington of the Daily Star Sunday, United are ready to increase the Spain international's current salary of £200,000-a-week and put him in the same sort of pay bracket as Zlatan Ibrahimovic , Paul Pogba and Wayne Rooney, nearing a weekly wage of £300,000. Read More

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Brooklyn Borough President Calls On Dolan To Drop Assault Charges Against Oakley

Now here's what really bothers me above all else, why embarrass the man? Spike Lee was in the Garden hallway where Charles Oakley was arrested last week, and said there were tears in his eyes watching his friend get taken to jail. (The guards were ordered to harass him, according to Oakley ; the Knicks argued that he was antagonizing Dolan, who was sitting in front of him.) All of this went down on television, too, and was immortalized in clip after clip after clip. Read More

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Gustav Nyquist's vicious high stick to Jared Spurgeon's face

The in-person hearing means the suspension could end up being for six games or longer. During the first period of the game at XCel Energy Center, Spurgeon cross-checked Nyquist from behind during a puck battle along the boards. The hit, which can be seen here, features Nyquist all but jousting Spurgeon in the face with his stick, following a cross-check to the back. "They didn't see it from the same angle I did", Boudreau said of the game officials. Read More

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Spieth moves into clubhouse lead at Pebble Beach

Spieth moves into clubhouse lead at Pebble Beach

Justin Timberlake chipped in twice and almost made an ace on the seventh hole. What Spieth has done lately is to demonstrate that his slide from No. Fathauer parred one last hole at Pebble Beach on Saturday morning to complete a round of 64 to stand on 134, 10-under like Spieth and Day. Spieth will not tee off until noon, with plenty of players and footprints ahead of him. Read More

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Mitrou-Long, Iowa State cruise past Oklahoma 80-64

Mitrou-Long, Iowa State cruise past Oklahoma 80-64

Oklahoma's losing streak reached seven games Saturday with an 80-64 loss to Iowa State (15-9, 7-5 Big 12) - a streak which began January 21 with a home loss to the Cyclones. Even in defeat, there were several positives for Oklahoma. Iowa State opened the game with five unanswered points before a Kayla Goth layup. The 15-point rebounding margin was the most by OU this season. Read More

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Chris Long: New England Patriots the 'Toughest Team Of All Time'

Chris Long: New England Patriots the 'Toughest Team Of All Time'

The feeling persisted until wide receiver Julian Edelman pulled off one of the most incredible catches in Super Bowl history. After a scoreless first quarter, the Falcons' early stampede of the Patriots began in the second quarter when quarterback Matt Ryan , who won the NFL's MVP award a day earlier, drove Atlanta 67 yards down the field to set up a five-yard rushing touchdown by running back Devonta Freeman to put the Falcons up 7-0. Read More

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Cavs Kevin Love out for Timberwolves game with knee issues

Cavs Kevin Love out for Timberwolves game with knee issues

CLEVELAND - Cavaliers forward Kevin Love will miss Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves because of soreness and swelling in his left knee, the team announced Sunday. This time around, he has made 46 appearances en route to averaging an even 20 points, 11.1 rebounds and 1.9 assists across 31.9 minutes per game. Cleveland is hoping to get back guard Iman Shumpert, who has missed three games with a sprained left ankle. Read More

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North Korea Test Fires Ballistic Missile

A South Korea Defense Ministry official said the missile was sacked from the Banghyon airbase in the western province of North Pyongan and flew toward the Sea of Japan. "The launch of the ballistic missile by North Korea is of course a challenge". In a prepared statement , Prime Minister Abe said President Trump assured him the US supports Japan and that he showed determination and commitment to strengthen the alliance. Read More

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Two Well Known Pakistani Players Suspended After Being Suspected Of Spot Fixing

To put it succinctly, the message has been loud and clear for the wannabe corrupt band of players: "Let's fix it to make some extra bucks, and if caught, serve the ban, get a clean chit and return to the game". However, he did nothing wrong, said Sohail. "The PCB rules only apply on junior players, as they have adopted absolutely lenient policy when it comes to big guns". Read More

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Houston's top cop not losing sleep over Tom Brady's missing jersey

Houston's top cop not losing sleep over Tom Brady's missing jersey

James White might not have been Super Bowl MVP, but his impressive performance against the Atlanta Falcons earned him a new set of wheels thanks to Patriots fan Conan O'Brien. New England would get the ball on the ensuing drive, as Brady led the Patriots into Atlanta territory, hoping to make it a one-score game. In 2016, when they finished 13-3, they had a much easier schedule. Read More

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Real maintain lead at La Liga summit with hard-fought win

Real maintain lead at La Liga summit with hard-fought win

Gareth Bale has returned to Real Madrid training and the Wales worldwide is expected to be back in action in time for the 2018 World Cup qualifier with Ireland in March. "I said we would have difficulties here, and that was so", the Real coach, Zinedine Zidane, said. The break has allowed Luka Modric and Dani Carvajal to return to full fitness in time ahead of the Champions League. Read More

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Zverev beats Gasquet to win France title

For the Zverev family, a second title can come their way if Alexander and his elder brother Mischa win the doubles final. The 19-year-old is the first player to win a singles and doubles title at the same tournament since Lleyton Hewitt achieved that feat at Newport three years ago. Read More

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Conte responds to Mourinho jibe at

Conte responds to Mourinho jibe at "defensive" Chelsea

Pedro was sprinting through the middle and it was a perfectly weighted first touch to control the pass and give himself the angle to slide the ball past Tom Heaton. "There have been tough times but this is a nicely set up club and where I want to play my football". But it made little impact as Burnley held on for a well deserved point. Read More

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Dillon Brooks, Tyler Dorsey carry No. 5 OR past USC

USC's 21-4 record before Saturday was the same as Oregon's. Like the one to Arizona, they suffered the double denial of a comeback that ran aground. His foul shots came after Dillon Brooks, Oregon's best player, fouled out with 3:28 left. The USC women's basketball team sent a shockwave through Corvallis with a resounding 70-50 upset win of No. 9 Oregon State tonight. Earlier in the day the NCAA Tournament selection committee disclosed their top 16 teams, which was done in the name of ... Read More

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Ndidi In Action, Musa Benched As Swansea Compound Leicester Woes

Ndidi In Action, Musa Benched As Swansea Compound Leicester Woes

The result sees Swansea move up to 15th with 24 points, while reigning champions Leicester slip to 17th on 21 points, just one ahead of Hull City in 18th. 45+2' - GOAL! Swansea 2-0 Leicester . Martin Olsson doubling Swansea's lead. Swansea were not finished in the first period, however, and doubled their lead in the second minute of stoppage time when Sigurdsson found Martin Olsson with a clever pass and the left-back thumped one past the stranded Schmeichel, who was again ... Read More

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Previewing UFC 208: Holm and Silva return

Taken on its own, it's an incredible fight that we'd usually be thrilled to watch. Holly Holm went up against the Muay Thai stylist Germaine de Randamie for the inaugural women's featherweight title in the night's main event. "Bisping's the champ and (Silva) knocked the guy out". It's not his punching power that's the biggest threat to Silva here (though the Brazilian legend's chin has shown signs of weakness in recent years), but rather his wrestling game, and after his last outing I ... Read More

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Fed Cup : Holder Czech Republic and Spain tied at 1-1

In the final doubles match, the Spanish duo of Sara Sorribes Tormo and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez beat Lucie Safarova and Katerina Siniakova 6-3, 4-6, 10-7 to reduce the Czech victory to 3-2. In the second match, world number 3 Karolina Pliskova overcame Spaniard Lara Arruabarrena 6-4, 7-5 to level the tie at 1-1 going into Sunday's action. Read More

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Rally Sweden: Neuville holds lead after opening day

Latvala added 7.1s and 9.1s to his advantage on the two stages, taking his lead over Tanak to 20s with just the powerstage remaining. I caught some fresh snow on the inside and spun. A powersteering problem led to what Paddon described as "wrestling a 400lb lion" on Saturday, but with that resolved he closed on Evans and claimed a point on the powerstage. Read More

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Former Georgia & Dolphins DE Quentin Moses Dies in House Fire

Former Georgia & Dolphins DE Quentin Moses Dies in House Fire

Both Andria Godard, and her 10-year-old daughter Jasmine Godard were found dead inside the home. Moses was found unconscious and moved to Clearview Regional Medical Center before being pronounced dead. Moses grew up in Georgia and played for the University of Georgia before being selected in the third round of the 2007 draft by the Raiders . He went on to play four seasons in the National Football League, with the Oakland Raiders , Arizona Cardinals and Miami Dolphins. Read More

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Warriors vs. Thunder: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

Warriors vs. Thunder: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

There was little doubt about the game's outcome, but Westbrook and Durant were both fighting for pride. This is not the first time I've been back since Kevin left ... "I got a bunch of great looks and finally had a game where I could knock down a bunch of them", Korver told reporters. The hostility greeted Durant in pre-game warm-ups, when he wore headphones to drown out the boos and name-calling. Read More

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Chelsea's Conte wary of Burnley's fine home form

Chelsea's Conte wary of Burnley's fine home form

The Belgian winger scored a magnificent solo goal in Chelsea's 3-1 win over Arsenal last weekend, taking his tally for the campaign to 10 goals and leaving his side nine points clear atop the Premier League. He said: "Sometimes when you feel that you that there is a particular moment of the season or to celebrate a goal, it's very hard for me to keep this passion (hidden)". Read More

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Larry Porter, Former Memphis HC, Joins Staff

Taking over Scott Fountain's role as Auburn's tight end coach, Porter's addition as the recruiting coordinator leaves an open special teams coordinator spot that will now go to veteran running back Coach Tim Horton. Porter began his coaching career at Wooddale High School in Memphis, Tenn., before moving to the collegiate ranks, coaching the running backs at Tennessee Martin in 1998. Read More

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Barcelona Defender Set to Miss Remainder of Season After Suffering Dislocated Ankle

Barca have now released a statement confirming the extent of the Spain international's injury, revealing that he now faces five months on the treatment table after undergoing an operation. "To see a serious injury for a teammate is unpleasant for everyone". "I hope it's not the worst-case scenario, but the truth is that when I saw it I was quite scared", he told Movistar after the game. Read More

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Magnificent Martial Keeps United in the Hunt for Second Place

Magnificent Martial Keeps United in the Hunt for Second Place

Some players will leave, some players will come but in a very natural way. Pogba and Herrera have been two of Manchester United's best players so far this season, and they both put in solid performances last week. "The Anthony Martial I want is the Anthony Martial of the last two weeks of training", Mourinho said of the attacker, reduced to a watching brief in United's previous two matches. Read More

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