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Real Madrid rescue draw as Gareth Bale sees red

Real Madrid vice-captain Marcelo says that teammate Gareth Bale is "old enough to know if he did wrong" after the Wales worldwide was red carded in Wednesday evening's La Liga 3-3 draw at home to Las Palmas. They have Real Madrid in their sights and with Pique as the Twitter Skipper, applying a subtle form of pressure that his former manager Sir Alex Ferguson would probably approve of, then squeaky-bum time could be Madrid's as the season draws to its climax. Read More

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John Elway can answer the Tony Romo question at scouting combine

John Elway can answer the Tony Romo question at scouting combine

One of the most interesting possibilities is soon-to-be-former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, who the Broncos are reportedly "clearly in the driver's seat" for. "Yes, that's a possibility, I'm not going to say that's not a possibility". Trevor did a good job past year. "We'd still like to talk to Russell, and I'm still going to talk to Russell about what he wants to do". Read More

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West Indies batsman Kieran Powell sees `massive gains´ from baseball bid

Kieran Powell believes his baseball foray has benefited his batting and is preparing to use the one-day series against England as a springboard towards resurrecting his West Indies career. Overall, he played 105 ODIs scoring 1560 runs at a strike rate of 92.69. Against England , he didn't bother running much - hitting six fours and three sixes, meaning 71% of his runs were scored in boundaries. Read More

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Minnesota's US Bank Stadium is proving deadly for birds

The finding supports previous claims that the building is risky to birds because of its reflective glass facade. The society's local chapter was one of the groups involved in the new report on bird deaths. The groups are recommending to the MSFA that the stadium be retrofitted with new non-reflective glass. U.S. Bank Stadium will host Super Bowl LII on February 4, 2018. Read More

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Andrew Bogut to Sign With Cleveland Cavaliers This Weekend

Bogut is expected to sign with the defending National Basketball Association champions this weekend and make his debut on Monday against Miami, league sources said. Bogut is not expected to link up with his new team until this weekend. "I heard it's attractive this time of year", answered Andrew Bogut after TNT's David Aldridge asked him in choosing Cleveland as his next team through his tweet . Read More

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Beau Biden's Widow is Dating his Brother Hunter

Beau Biden's Widow is Dating his Brother Hunter

The Post also quoted a statement from the former vice president and his wife saying the couple had their "full and complete support" and that they were happy for them. Biden said he was "embarrassed" after the incident. And the former vice president is OK with the relationship. This incident was far from Hunter's first public scandal. Read More

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Northwestern likely secures NCAA tournament berth with full-court pass buzzer-beater

Northwestern likely secures NCAA tournament berth with full-court pass buzzer-beater

The victory likely ensures the Wildcats their first NCAA Tournament bid. And yet, somehow Nathan Taphorn found Derk Pardon with the Hail Mary pass and the game-winning layup as time expired. Instead, they saw a court flooded in purple. On his senior day, Irvin was only 2-8 with four points, two rebounds and an assist. After a sluggish first half, the teams traded shot after shot in a wild second half that went down to the wire. Read More

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Martin Keown reveals Arsenal squad once laughed about Zlatan Ibrahimovic's build

Martin Keown reveals Arsenal squad once laughed about Zlatan Ibrahimovic's build

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's late victor won the EFL Cup for Manchester United and gave manager Jose Mourinho his first major trophy since he took the job in the summer, as courageous Southampton were beaten at Wembley Stadium in London . "I regret that Zlatan Ibrahimovic never joined Arsenal", Keown wrote in his Daily Mail column . Claude Puel insists his heartbroken Southampton players will use their League Cup final pain as fuel for a strong finish to the Premier League campaign. Read More

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Roger Federer loses to qualifier Evgeny Donskoy in Dubai

Roger Federer loses to qualifier Evgeny Donskoy in Dubai

Federer led 5-1, before Donskoy reeled off six straight points to take the match, and - with it - the greatest result of his career. Federer made a strong start and appeared to be on course for a straightforward victory, but 116th-ranked Donskoy showed spirited resistance and fought off three match points in the second set tie-break. Read More

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WADA Welcomes Putin's Call to Heed McLaren Report

This means that the current Russian anti-doping system has failed, and this is our fault", Putin said, according to TASS . WADA president Craig Reedie says it's a "step in the right direction" for Russian Federation. The investigation was headed by Canadian attorney Richard McLaren. The information it has collected has been shared with the IOC and global federations. Read More

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Ambrose Set To Join Hibs On Emergency Loan

Ambrose is the second Hoops star to join Hibs this season following Kris Commons' similar move in December. NEIL LENNON has told critics of Hibs' transfer business to "shut up" and insists anyone that has a problem with their signing of Efe Ambrose should take it up with the SFA. Read More

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Devils Deal Defenseman Quincey To Columbus

Several defenseman were traded around the National Hockey League leading up to the trade deadline, with players such as Brendan Smith and Ron Hainsey being exchanged for mid-round picks. The left-shooting Quincey, on a one-year, $1.25 million deal, was not eligible for the expansion draft without being extended and there seemed little to no interest in having Quincey back for a second season in New Jersey. Read More

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Winkler's Eric Fehr shipped to Toronto Maple Leafs

Winkler's Eric Fehr shipped to Toronto Maple Leafs

In 51 games this season, Fehr has 11 points (six goals, five assists). He can play center or wing, and has averaged 1:47/night on the penalty kill this season. Oleksy, a 31-year-old right-shot defenceman, has spent the majority of his career in the AHL in the Washington and Pittsburgh organizations. It's unclear if he'll remain in the Penguins' lineup as their players start to get healthy, but for now, Corrado will certainly be happy to get a chance to play in the National Hockey League ... Read More

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Red Wings trade Brendan Smith to Rangers for two draft picks

If Panthers don't get in, Detroit will get Florida's own third-rounder. McIlrath, the 10th overall pick in the 2010 draft by the New York Rangers , has been a disappointment in his career so far. Callahan, 25, has appeared in 53 games for the Griffins this year, scoring 14 goals and totaling 36 points. After losing Pavel Datsyuk in the offseason to the KHL, the Red Wings haven't been able to find their identity this season. Read More

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Rams slap franchise tag on CB Johnson

Rams slap franchise tag on CB Johnson

With a guaranteed salary that will exceed $16 million for 2017, the 27-year-old is now the highest paid cornerback in the NFL. Johnson, entering his sixth National Football League season, earned almost $14 million in 2016. Opposing quarterbacks have a passer's rating of 72.6 when challenging Johnson. It was key in the 17-13 win at Arizona on October 2. Jenkins was voted to the Pro Bowl as a starter while Johnson had 57 tackles for a Rams defense that ranked ninth - one spot ahead of New ... Read More

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Doping-Sky under fire, British cycling admits poor record-keeping

Sapstead confirmed there was no way to corroborate claims by Dr Freeman that the package contained the legal decongestant Fluimucil. "But there were zero records from Freeman at this race", she said. "I would expect a professional cycling team founded on the premise of exhibiting that road racing could be conducted cleanly, to have records that would demonstrate that it was". Read More

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What ex-Giants No. 1 pick just got 6 years in prison?

The former cornerback was hoping to get a break from the judge and his attorneys were seeking a 2-and-a-half-year sentence for pleading guilty to four of the 23 counts against him. He played five seasons with the Giants before continuing his career with the Dolphins for another five seasons before and spent his final season on injured reserve with the in 2012. Read More

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Barca run riot to rout Sporting 6-1

Barca run riot to rout Sporting 6-1

Barca have now won five home games on the spin in LaLiga - their best run in a year - and their surge in form bears similar hallmarks of the title win in Luis Enrique's tumultuous first season in charge. Sergio Busquets failed to pick up a through ball and Carlos Castro pounced on a rebound after the initial shot had hit the post. Sporting started the day in the bottom three and their hopes of earning anything at Camp Nou were always going to be slim. Read More

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NHL Trade Deadline: Streit traded to Tampa Bay for Filppula, draft picks

The Lightning acquired Streit from the Philadelphia Flyers for centre Valtteri Filppula and two draft picks on Wednesday, then nearly immediately flipped him to Pittsburgh for a fourth-round pick in 2018. The 39-year-old Streit, who is in his fourth season in Philadelphia, has five goals and 16 assists in 49 games. He was drafted by Detroit with the 95th overall pick in 2002. Read More

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Browns release veteran wideout Andrew Hawkins

While Hawkins has never been a massive impact player, he has shown some abilities that may indicate that he could be a productive slot receiver for a team. Will that happen by March 1 is the million dollar question? If the Bengals want to bolster their receiver depth, Andrew Hawkins should be at or near the top of their free agent board. Read More

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West Ham handed agent mandate to find Carroll Chinese club

West Ham handed agent mandate to find Carroll Chinese club

Thus, here are THREE West Ham players who will be playing for their futures over the coming months... "They've got a little more confidence, a bit more swagger about them, the results have picked up at the London Stadium". "They (Chelsea) are running away at the top of the league and we want to beat the league leaders". Troy Deeney's third minute penalty left United chasing the game at Vicarage Road and they struggled to find their form in the opening 45 minutes. Read More

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Real Madrid flex their attacking muscle, Messi saves Barca's blushes

Simeone has still never come out on top in 11 La Liga meetings with Barca, and his Atletico Madrid were also eliminated from the Copa del Rey by the Catalans last month, despite dominating for much of the two-legged semifinal. Even without Barcelona snapping at their heels, Sevilla are only a step behind. This team can find the net as well as any side in the world, and it proved it again in the clutch. Read More

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Kings add Iginla in bid to improve scoring punch

Per an update via Darren Dreger of TSN , it's possible that the fourth round pick - which is contingent on playoff-based conditions and a potential for Iginla to re-sign with Los Angeles - could disappear altogether. He won the Art Ross Trophy and Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy in 2002. He's recorded 1,291 points over a 20-year National Hockey League career, also playing for the Flames, Penguins and Bruins, but has yet to win a Stanley Cup. Read More

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Mourinho hungry for more glory

Mourinho hungry for more glory

I am still doing what I have been doing every year but some people won't accept it or admit it because I don't do it in their home ground", he said. "The match is in one month's time and I don't want to speak about it now". Eric Cantona, in his first season with Manchester United , had only scored just 9 goals. "I try to put myself secondary, but the truth is it was important for me". Read More

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Georgia teen shot, killed by homeowner after girl sneaks him into house

Georgia teen shot, killed by homeowner after girl sneaks him into house

The police report further states that it was shortly after the teenager was shot that Fulton learned he was with his daughter in the room. Middleton was shot and killed early Saturday morning in Columbia County, Georgia. 'And he bolted out of the closet. According to police, the father got his gun after he heard noises downstairs. "Everyone in the home was in shock at what had just occurred, ' he added, characterizing the shooting as a frightful accident". Read More

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Manchester City vs. Huddersfield

The form is very good, though, and Pep Guardiola's men can definitely win this one and face Boro next. Guardiola brought in Claudio Bravo to replace the England stopper, but a series of inconsistent performances has seen Willy Caballero feature more. Read More

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