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Road to Fastlane, WWE RAW analysis

Just six nights before their Universal Championship Match at WWE Fastlane, The Prizefighter and WCW icon Goldberg trade verbal barbs in a tense confrontation. The Game also warned Rollins that if he made an appearance at WrestleMania 33, it would be the last time he stands in a WWE ring. 2-on-1 Handicap Match: Big Show def. Read More

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Boston Celtics Rumors: Andrew Bogut Still Has Interest in Joining Team

But it speaks volumes about the responsibility he feels to his team . Kyrie Irving hit some clutch baskets in the fourth quarter and contributed 25 points and nine assists. "There's not a lot of point guards that can do both", Korver said . This rule was established since most buyouts occur right after the player is traded to an organization with which they have little interest in playing for and players were returning to their original teams . Read More

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Jamie Carragher delivers honest verdict on Liverpool's top-four chances

Leicester's performance was in sharp contrast to the insipid displays that led to Ranieri's sacking on Thursday and comes as the club's Thai owners search for a permanent successor. It helped propel Leicester out of the relegation places and up to 15th, two points above the drop zone with 12 games remaining. "We deserved it and now we have to make sure we keep the continuity going and it will drag us away from the position we're in". Read More

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DUBAI DUTY FREE - Vintage Federer packs off Paire

But I mean, the Australian Open finished five weeks ago, I'm not sitting up at night worrying about that match or thinking about it anymore. "I had shingles. "I'm fine now. I've been training flat-out for the past few weeks". However, having subsequently signed up to play his home tournament in Basel for the next three years, Federer confirmed he'll be looking to add to his 18 major titles. Read More

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Cunning Conor O'Shea enjoyed plotting 'The Fox' against England

I don't really buy their argument that it was created to win the game. I think most people are going along with the expectation that England are going to out 60-70 points on us. "We came here to play". With New Zealand needing six off the last ball to tie the match in Melbourne, Australia captain Greg Chappell instructed brother Trevor to roll the ball along the pitch. Read More

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Dont'a Hightower will not be Tagged

ESPN's Mike Reiss reports using the franchise tag on impending free agent LB Dont'a Hightower is not "a serious consideration" for the Patriots. It's important to note negotiations haven't broken off between the sides, it's just that the back-and-forth isn't trending in the right direction. Read More

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Jamaal Charles released by Kansas City

Berry's deal also includes $40 million in guarantees. Berry, 28, responded to the franchise tag in '16 with another All-Pro season. The Kansas City Chiefs have released running back Jamaal Charles. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported that Eric Berry signed a six-year deal with the Chiefs worth $78 million. Off the field, Berry was a positive voice in Kansas City's locker room and an inspiration to many of his teammates. Read More

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Man City owners 'so happy' with progress - Guardiola

Man City owners 'so happy' with progress - Guardiola

We are going to decide game by game. "It's one game and I know how many surprises there have been in the cup so I have to think about it". "We are looking so confident and so strong at the minute that I am not concerned about the fact that we have another match", said the German, who was assistant to his close friend Jurgen Klopp at Borussia Dortmund. Read More

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Canucks trade Burrows to Senators for prospect centre Dahlen

Canucks trade Burrows to Senators for prospect centre Dahlen

In 2015-2016, which would become last full-season in Vancouver, he registered 22 points in all, thanks to nine goals and 13 assists over the course of 79 regular season appearances. 42) of the 2016 NHL Draft. "He's had a terrific season playing in Sweden and was a big part of Sweden's offence at the world juniors". With Alex Burrows, it was always about connecting the trade-deadline dots. Read More

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If traded, QB Cousins would prefer 49ers

The second franchise tag comes with a 20 percent raise, meaning the 28-year-old quarterback would earn about $24 million playing for Washington under the franchise tag next season. According the NFL Network , Cousins is set to make $24 million in 2017 after earning almost $20 million a year ago. Using the tag again next year one final time would cost over $34 million and is nearly impossible to justify for one player under the current salary cap. Read More

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SC extends Subrata Roy's parole till next hearing on April 17

SC extends Subrata Roy's parole till next hearing on April 17

However, it allowed it to sell assets mentioned in the list furnished by the group for refund of money. An global real estate firm, which has shown willingness to buy Sahara's stake in the New York-based Plaza Hotel for Dollars 550 million, was also asked by the court to deposit Rs 750 crore in the Supreme Court registry before April 10 to establish its bonafides. Read More

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Durban may drop out from hosting 2022 Commonwealth Games

South Africa's sports minister Fikile Mbalula said the government had been forced to have a rethink due to financial restraints. Hungary also withdrew Budapest's bid to host the Olympic Games last week. The CGF is due to meet in the United Kingdom next weekend‚ where a final decision will be made. Commonwealth Games Australia chief executive Craig Phillips told insidethegames in December that they would consider hosting should the CGF approach them. Read More

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Broadcasting agency refuses to provide services for PSL final in Lahore

Broadcasting agency refuses to provide services for PSL final in Lahore

He further wished to see the situation in the country become much better in the coming future so that Pakistan once again start hosting worldwide tournaments and series. If something, God forbid, happens, then it will put Pakistan cricket back by 10 years". Arif Ali Khan Abbasi a former chief executive of the Pakistan Cricket Board who organized the 1987 and 1996 World Cups in the subcontinent also shot down the idea of having the final in Lahore . Read More

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US January Durable Goods Orders Rise 1.8%, Underlying Orders Decline Slightly

US January Durable Goods Orders Rise 1.8%, Underlying Orders Decline Slightly

There were declines in orders for primary metals and electrical equipment, appliances and components, as well as computers and electronic products. Economists had expected orders to climb by 1.7 percent. Washington, DC, February 27, 2017-New orders for manufactured durable goods in January increased $4.0 billion or 1.8% to $230.4 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau has announced. Read More

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Johnny Manziel Appears in Court in Dallas

He signed an agreement in November to stay away from his ex-girlfriend after she accused him of assault. Dallas judge Roberto Canas called the hearing Tuesday because Manziel missed a deadline to provide the court an update on how the former Cleveland player was meeting stipulations that include him participating in a substance-abuse program through the National Football League or something similar. Read More

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Tennessee To Hire Kansas State AD John Currie To Same Position

Tennessee To Hire Kansas State AD John Currie To Same Position

Currie's name began emerging early Tuesday and an official announcement from UT could come as early as this afternoon. Jimmy Hyams of Knoxville radio station WNML first reported Currie was returning to Tennessee. 2 man to former athletic director Mike Hamilton. This means no Phillip Fulmer, and no David Blackburn, a favorite of many for checking off so numerous boxes Currie does. Read More

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Adrian Peterson to become free agent after Vikings decline contract option

Rick Spielman is already on the record as saying he will always consider Peterson a Viking and would be open to working out a new deal with him. "They know what I bring to the organization as a player, with my work ethic and dedication". "Houston would be a good spot", Peterson told ESPN in January . This frayed his relationship with the Vikings, but he returned in 2015 to lead the league in rushing for the third time. Read More

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Adrian Peterson To Enter Free Agency After Vikings Decline 2017 Option

Adrian Peterson's future with the Minnesota Vikings is unclear in 2017. Peterson has hinted the Giants would be his preferred destination if Minnesota made this decision. Peterson will be 32 this year, which is generally way over the age limit for running backs, at least as lead backs. After being reinstated to the NFL for the 2015 season, Peterson rushed for a league-best 1,485 yards. Read More

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Deron Williams: Cavaliers are a point guard's dream

Deron Williams: Cavaliers are a point guard's dream

Three-time All-Star Deron Williams plans to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, league sources told The Vertical . "It was kind of an easy decision for me", he said. The Cavs' signing of Derrick Williams (the name-play will be confusing, to say the least) has been a surprisingly effective partnership, to this point, mostly due to his versatility and ability to switch and guard multiple positions, as well as his exceptional athletic ability. Read More

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Detroit Red Wings trade Brendan Smith to NY Rangers

Detroit Red Wings trade Brendan Smith to NY Rangers

Jensen, 26, made his National Hockey League debut and recorded his first career assist on December 20 at Tampa Bay and has gone on to log 27 games with the team, registering eight points (3-5-8). With the trade deadline tomorrow it's clear the Red Wings should be selling everything they can. The Red Wings are coming off a 3-1 loss to the Islanders in the last game before their bye week. Read More

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Mets' David Wright is still injured. Is he done?

Impingement in right shoulder. He was healthy to begin 2016 but did not play after May 27, eventually having fusion surgery to fix a herniated disk in his neck. "That's the area that was affected from the surgery, kind of your neck and shoulder area". The good news for NY is that it has plenty of infield depth, with Jose Reyes the next man up at the hot corner and Wilmer Flores also available. Read More

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Guide to watching the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine

Guide to watching the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine

How much can Patrick Mahomes rise? Schedule to workout that day are potential draft targets Deshaun Watson from Clemson, Mitch Trubisky from North Carolina, DeShone Kizer from Notre Dame and Patrick Mahomes from Texas Tech. But Shaheen is a 6'6, 277-pound former basketball player who should test well. Not only is he strong, but Adams is a fast, high intensity type of player who can lead and spark your defense. Read More

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Everton striker Lukaku heaps praise on coach Ferguson

We battled hard, took our chances when they came and walked away from London with three points against a team managed by Sam Allardyce that is directly battling against relegation with us. He has reached the 60-goal milestone in 110 fewer matches - just 129 - and Ferguson knew his name in the history books was only going to be present for a limited time. Read More

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Andrew Bogut is expected to join the Cavaliers

Andrew Bogut is expected to join the Cavaliers

Yes, that LeBron James , the one who strapped his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates on his back as he led them to win the NBA Championship over the Golden State Warriors. "For sure. Being with him in those two Olympics and seeing him work every day and lead every day, it was definitely someone that I wanted to team up and play with", Williams said. Read More

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England reveal replacement for injured Jake Ball: Youngster set for ODI debut

But Hales, scorer of England's ODI record individual score of 171 against Pakistan at Trent Bridge last summer, will rejoin his global team-mates three days before the first match against West Indies . Tom took 76 wickets in the 2015 County Championship season as Surrey won Division Two, the highlight coming when he took seven wickets and Sam the other three in the first innings of the title-clinching win over Northamptonshire. Read More

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Lukaku on verge of signing new Everton FC deal

Lukaku has established himself as one of the best strikers in Europe since joining Everton from Chelsea a couple of seasons ago and the Belgian worldwide is now wanted by a number of top clubs across Europe. Lukaku is Everton's leading scorer this season, with 18 goals to his name across all competitions already. "It's nice to watch him week-in week-out, and work with him every day". Read More

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Deron Williams excited about joining the Cleveland Cavaliers

Deron Williams excited about joining the Cleveland Cavaliers

He cleared waivers on Saturday. Sights, sounds and observations from the Cavs' 102-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks at Quicken Loans Arena. Cavs might play the gamble to include him for a playoff run. They're getting a more mature, smart, veteran presence on the team that will contribute and know his role. With practice and film study concentrated on a single opponent for extended time in a postseason series, Cleveland will have a better chance of executing Lue's whims. Read More

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Cavs debut newly-signed Williams in win over Bucks

Cavs debut newly-signed Williams in win over Bucks

Williams, who will wear No. 31 in Cleveland, thought of the Cavs first because they represented a chance to win a championship. While the Cavs may have seen him set plenty of (uncalled, illegal) screens to get Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and company open shots at times , the center is now on the good side of the matchup. Read More

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Deron Williams Informs Cavaliers He Will Sign

Deron Williams Informs Cavaliers He Will Sign

It ended a injury-interrupted, 26-game stint with the Mavericks, having joined them after the Warriors lost last season's finals series to the Cavaliers and bolstered their ranks with superstar Kevin Durant . He holed up at home, with his wife, mother and mother-in-law electing not to tell his three children he was there so he could stay away from them for the first 24 hours, when he was contagious. Read More

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Larson takes white flag in first place, but runs out of gas

But man we tore up three really good JGR (Joe Gibbs Racing) cars there. Busch took the lead at the right time. But, this format may be giving it too much of that at the Super Speedways. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet suffered too much damage after driving over the front of Busch's auto. "I said that's an omen". (Meanwhile, the younger Busch vented his frustration at NASCAR's tire manufacturer, Goodyear, saying, on the FOX telecast, that their slicks are "obviously ... Read More

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