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Neymar open to Premier transfer

Neymar says he would like to play in the Premier League one day and says that " I like the style of play and the teams, and who knows, one day I would like to play there, yes ". At 600 and counting, Jose Mourinho's United will be looking to chalk up more wins after the worldwide break as they aim to secure Champions League football for next season. Read More

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Mike Rhoades accepts VCU job

Mike Rhoades accepts VCU job

VCU and Kansas are the only teams that have won at least 24 games in each of the last 11 seasons, but because of that success , the Rams have lost four coaches to jobs in Power Five conferences since 2006. Mike Jones is now the head coach of Radford and has been there ever since that season. Hiring Wade, who's only athletic endeavor was playing on his high school golf team, is going against the odds. Read More

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Warriors crush Mavericks with balanced attack

Warriors crush Mavericks with balanced attack

But it all fell apart from there. The well-oiled Warriors led by 20 after three quarters and were shooting better than 57 percent from the floor and well over 40 percent from beyond the arc. And on Tuesday night, for the first time this season, they found a way to win without Andre Iguodala. I didn't seem to run out of gas in the last game, so I wouldn't say it is fatigue. Read More

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Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jersey Was Allegedly Stolen By a Mexican Journalist

Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jersey Was Allegedly Stolen By a Mexican Journalist

The newspaper's owner, Organizacion Editorial Mexicana, issued a statement saying the director had resigned from La Prensa on March 14 for "personal reasons". After at least five law-enforcement agencies lent their resources to the hunt, Tom Brady is finally getting back his stolen Super Bowl jersey. In the game, Brady threw for a Super Bowl-record 43 completions and 464 yards while leading the Patriots to victory after they trailed by 25 points in the third quarter. Read More

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Premier League release new name and number kit fonts

Premier League release new name and number kit fonts

Three wins on the spin for Leicester and Crystal Palace have moved them slightly closer to safety, and the clubs will be desperate for the chance to print the Premier League logo on their kits again next season. These are coaches with whom any player would like to work'. He added: "In the Premier League you never know who is going to win or who will be champions, it is always a surprise". Read More

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Eichel-led Sabres beat Red Wings 2-1 on power-play goals

Eichel-led Sabres beat Red Wings 2-1 on power-play goals

Eichel also helped Buffalo's penalty-killing efforts. "I didn't think prior to that he was moving his feet enough", Blashill said. "It didn't go in, to be dead honest with you", Blashill said. "I remember when I was on the Islanders we always had ( Detroit's ) number for some odd reason", Moulson said. I've known Ben a long time. He has shown growth in the second half, stepping up into a bigger role and taking over some of the minutes vacated when Anthony Mantha joined the Wings after ... Read More

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Ozil set to miss Germany's clash with England

Ozil set to miss Germany's clash with England

Reports emerged earlier today suggesting Arsene Wenger is fuming with Ozil, who made himself available for the Germany national team despite sitting out the 3-1 defeat to West Brom on Saturday. The meeting in Dortmund presents England boss Gareth Southgate with his first game in charge as permanent manger of the Three Lions. "Their coach has promised for them to play more modern football, more possession-orientated", Low said. Read More

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Erdogan says yes vote best response to 'fascist Europe'

The United State House Intelligence Committee chairman has said it is "hard to believe" that US -based Turkish cleric, Fethullah Gulen, is behind the military coup attempt last summer, questioning Turkey as a reliable ally. About 300 people, vast majority of them civilians, were killed across Turkey after rebel soldiers attempted to overthrow the government, bombing state buildings and killing civilians and security forces. Read More

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ACC stumbles in NCAA tourney

Kansas has that look of a national champion, and with an Elite 8 loss to Villanova a year ago fresh in their minds, will be looking to make good on a title run. Sure, the team had some down moments during the year, but this is a very good and experienced team. Friday's games will start with North Carolina v. Butler and then Baylor vs. Read More

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LeBron Responds to Public Outrage of Teams Resting Players During NBA Season

That's the smartest thing. A week before that in another ABC game between the Warriors and Spurs, Steph Curry , Klay Thompson, Draymond Green, and Andre Iguodala were all scratched from the lineup. Silver pressed owners to be more involved in the decision-making process and told them the matter will be discussed at league meetings next month. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love rested for the Cavaliers against the Clippers on Saturday night (Irving and Love were both dealing with ... Read More

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Raptors rout Pacers 116-91 in first meeting since playoffs

Raptors rout Pacers 116-91 in first meeting since playoffs

Then comes a two-game trip, beginning in Miami, where the Raptors seek atonement, and then Dallas, a team Toronto beat at home on Monday. It's obviously been more frustrating to watch unfold, but being well beyond the point of "turning the corner", the Pacers will have a real opportunity of extending the "streak" so to speak when they hit the road to face the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. Read More

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NFL Draft: Mitchell Trubisky has personal workout with Chiefs

NFL Draft: Mitchell Trubisky has personal workout with Chiefs

The Browns' intentions of working out Trubisky were reported earlier Tuesday along with the absence of head coach Hue Jackson and GM Sashi Brown from UNC's pro day. And Trubisky could be his guy. "Obviously me and Marquise competed here". Perhaps that explains why general manager Mike Maccagnan and coach Todd Bowles weren't in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, to observe Trubisky. Read More

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National Basketball Association to play two exhibition games in China

National Basketball Association to play two exhibition games in China

The Warriors will face off against the Timberwolves on Thursday, October 5 in Shenzhen at the Shenzhen Universiade Center, followed by a rematch in Shanghai at the Mercedes-Benz Arena on Sunday, October 8. The exhibition games, the preliminary plans for which The Chronicle reported in January, will be held in Shenzhen and Shanghai in October and will feature two teams with ties to China. Read More

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Big Ten teams made the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16

Big Ten teams made the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16

Now the decision on where to go next weekend has been made for the ACC commissioner. No. 1 seed North Carolina survived a scare against Arkansas Sunday night, but No. Duke's own experience ended up proving Krzyzewski right. "It was overrated", another ACC coach added. Take away the four Hall of Fame coaches and the ACC will be hard to recognize next season. Read More

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NCAA Tournament: The Round of 32 continues

All that time has taught Hayes to do one thing above all else in NCAA tournament games: Don't panic. The year before, Wichita State lost to Kentucky in the second round as a No. Trailing 45-36 with 16:09 to play, the German native scored on a layup to start a 17-6 run that gave MI its first lead since the opening minutes. He finished the game with 17 points. Read More

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Steelers sign Tyson Alualu to two-year contract

Steelers sign Tyson Alualu to two-year contract

Alualu was known as the surprise pick of the 2010 draft, in which the Steelers chose Maurkice Pouncey eight picks later. Tyson Alualu may not have lived up to his potential as the No. Out of my seven seasons there, my best season was my rookie year and we went 8-8. Two standout Hawaii players have found new homes in the National Football League after signing free-agent contracts on Tuesday. Read More

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Dylan Hartley to remain as England captain regardless of British Lions future

Dylan Hartley to remain as England captain regardless of British Lions future

The Kiwi has become synonymous with an attritional style of play aimed at bulldozing opposition defences, but Gatland has signalled a move to a more expansive style this summer. "Look, he's done a fantastic". "He's bounced back from criticism and a bit of controversy with a lot been made of the sin bins, suspensions and sendings off, but I admire the way he's fronted up". Read More

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NCAA Tournament 2017 scores: Sunday's 2nd-round bracket updates, upsets and recaps

NCAA Tournament 2017 scores: Sunday's 2nd-round bracket updates, upsets and recaps

Overall, the tournament, aired across CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV, has averaged 9.325 million viewers, up 10% from 2016 and the best number since 1993. Through the NCAA March Madness Live VR app , which will be available via the Oculus Store, fans will be able to choose from two VR premium ticket options: the first being a Silver option for $1.99 per game or a Gold option for $2.99 per game or $7.99 for six games. Read More

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Paris to Only Accept Being Host of the 2024 Olympic Games

Paris to Only Accept Being Host of the 2024 Olympic Games

Bid officials defended the action by claiming the "Made For Sharing" message was created to be communicated around the world. LA mayor Eric Garcetti said earlier this week that the city was competing for the 2024 Games "full stop", with the International Olympic Committee reportedly keen to name the host for both events at a summit in Peru in September. Read More

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Bitter rivals to clash at Bellator 180

Bitter rivals to clash at Bellator 180

Mitrione, a defensive tackle who played nine games with the Giants in 2002, had to pull out hours before the previously scheduled February 18 fight with Fedor because of kidney stones. The Russian legend is now 36-4-1 overall. Bellator MMA president Scott Coker has long promised that when the promotion begins operating in NY, it will come in with a bang. Read More

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Spotted: Alexis Sanchez looks bright in training with Chile despite ankle injury

Spotted: Alexis Sanchez looks bright in training with Chile despite ankle injury

The Chile global had to be substituted shortly after half-time at The Hawthorns after suffering the problem in a heavy challenge in the first half. The news will come as a huge boost as we are in horrific form right now and the last thing we needed was losing our best player to injury, especially with a crucial clash against Man City coming up after the global break. Read More

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NCAA Tournament: Sweet Sixteen Power Rankings

NCAA Tournament: Sweet Sixteen Power Rankings

No. 1 overall seed Villanova and No. 2 seeds Duke and Louisville are out of the NCAA Tournament - bounced in the first weekend and likely busting your bracket in the process. "If we lose, it won't be because they had more people here than we did", Krzyzewski said. "We've done it before". OR led for nearly the entire game, using a 7-0 spurt near the end of the third quarter to go up by 11 then keeping the Blue Devils from getting closer than eight until the final moments. Read More

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I take blame for England defeat, Jones says

I take blame for England defeat, Jones says

We're chuffed but realism shows we have work to do. "We seemed to back every error up with another error and they executed well". So we play them another 10 times in Dublin how many times do you reckon we'd win? Over the course of what has been a hugely successful stint, the former Australia and Japan coach has offered plenty of sound-bites to the media in the build-up to big games but he was noticeably magnanimous in defeat on Saturday, hailing the Irish performance. Read More

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Cam Newton will be held out of OTAs after shoulder surgery

Cam Newton will be held out of OTAs after shoulder surgery

Newton suffered the injury during a Week 14 game against the San Diego Chargers last season. Newton finished the game, but an MRI the following week revealed the partial tear. NFL Network's Mike Garafolo tweeted that Newton had commitments over the next several days he did not want to back out of, thus pushing the surgery back to the end of the month. Read More

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Tyronn Lue upset over reactions to resting Cavs stars

Tyronn Lue upset over reactions to resting Cavs stars

The only way to do that would be to shorten the length of the season (good), play the same number of games over a longer span of time (bad), and/or get rid of a playoff round (good!). "I can't stress enough how important rest is, man", Irving said . Rivers believes that teams shouldn't be expected to play two nationally broadcasted games in two days. Read More

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