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March Madness: There's more to Luke Maye than meets the eye

March Madness: There's more to Luke Maye than meets the eye

Now the NCAA's winningest program will play another of basketball's titans Sunday in top-seeded North Carolina with a trip to yet another Final Four on the line. "That shot is just playing back and forth in my head", Fox said. Not only are the Ducks explosive offensively, particularly when Tyler Dorsey gets going, they're also a menace on the defensive end if Jordan Bell continues his shot-blocking ways. Read More

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Lakers' family feud ends with Jeanie Buss as controlling owner

A person familiar with the agreement who requested anonymity because they were not authorized to comment publicly said Jim Buss has been replaced as a trustee of the Lakers by his younger sister, Janie. Now, with Johnson and Jeanie Buss working unimpeded side by side, the storied franchise can focus exclusively on returning to prominence. As part of the new agreement, Jim was forced to resign as co-trustee without a financial settlement. Read More

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Hamilton is off to flyer ahead of Aussie opener

Hamilton is off to flyer ahead of Aussie opener

The four-time world champion cruised to his second win at Albert Park - and 43rd overall - with a almost 10-second gap over Mercedes runner-up Lewis Hamilton , proving the Ferrari cars' encouraging winter testing was not just a mirage. "Some guys braked quite early in front of me and I managed to gain some places, but then I had a flat spot so had to stop early and, strategy-wise, we changed to a two-stop", said Stroll. Read More

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Jermain Defoe opens door for England place at 2018 World Cup finals

Jermain Defoe opens door for England place at 2018 World Cup finals

Tottenham Hotspur and England midfielder Dele Alli says that he regards Jermain Defoe as a "legend" following his goalscoring return to worldwide duty. "I didn't quite understand why we were talking about tributes when he has still got every chance of being in this team", he said . He's committed his future at Man United until the end of the season with Jose Mourinho claiming his best football is still in front of him. Read More

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Joshua tips Crolla to win rematch against Linares

But if Eddie Hearn wishes to keep Crolla active in the world title scene, he might have to let his man fight on a different show, something he admits he will consider. " Manchester I'm so sorry I couldn't do it for your support". Having already shared a ring with Linares for twelve rounds Crolla knows how tough the task ahead is. Read More

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Kraft: Tom Brady willing to play 6 or 7 more years

Kraft: Tom Brady willing to play 6 or 7 more years

The last football game he played in, he passed for a Super Bowl record 478 yards, while orchestrating the biggest comeback win in Super Bowl history to claim his fifth Super Bowl title. The Daily News speculated in early March on a Revis-Patriots reunion shortly after the Jets cut him. When asked whether he expects Belichick to coach into his 70s, he told reporters , "I hope he coaches into his 80s". Read More

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Xavier Upsets Arizona, Oregon, Gonzaga and Kansas Advance

This stuff never gets old. After suffering one of the most devastating title-game losses in history on Kris Jenkins' buzzer-beater a year ago, the Tar Heels are looking to win their first national championship since 2009. Kansas has been winning games by so much in all their tournament games, everyone should cower in fear, especially Oregon. But - sorry, dudes - Gamecocks senior guard Sindarius Thornwell is the man. Read More

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Johnson, Rahm win to set up powerful title match

Johnson, Rahm win to set up powerful title match

If there was any doubt as to who the favourite was heading into Augusta, it was put to rest on Sunday as Dustin Johnson won his third consecutive start and second straight World Golf Championship event. With five WGC's to his name, Johnson is second only to Tiger Woods in that particular roll of honour. Through six holes, Johnson had already mounted a 4-up advantage. Read More

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Senators seek visitor logs from White House, Mar-a-Lago

Senators seek visitor logs from White House, Mar-a-Lago

It was a weird tweet for a couple of reasons: First, the idea that the President of the United States, typically a very busy person, had to keep doing his job over the weekend doesn't exactly seem newsworthy. The president's trip to the golf course was his 12th in the nine weeks since he took office. In contrast to Trump, who golfs nearly exclusively at his own properties, appaemtluy causing taxpayer dollars the end his trips to be channeled into his own privately-held company, Obama never ... Read More

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Richard Sherman says Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed

Richard Sherman says Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed

When you get down to it, Kaepernick is a capable quarterback who raises lots of money for charity and was just standing up (or kneeling down) for a cause that was deeply important to him. Most of his tweets garner nearly 10,000 retweets each, and he has almost 27 million followers on his personal Twitter account. It was a topic that lasted the entire season and even transferred over to other sports, as Megan Rapinoe did the same protest before USA women's soccer games. Read More

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Cold Shooting Hurts Nuggets in Loss to the Pelicans

Cold Shooting Hurts Nuggets in Loss to the Pelicans

Davis recorded his fourth consecutive double-double and 44th of the season as he scored 30 or more points for the 31st time this season. The shot gave New Orleans a 29-26 lead that just kept growing. At times it can feel like you're watching three different teams: the new-look Pelicans, the pre-Cousins Pelicans and the Peli-Kings, if you will. We also have a menu of plays that we run when AD's out there. Read More

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Chael Sonnen Says Source Has Told Him Conor McGregor

Chael Sonnen Says Source Has Told Him Conor McGregor

You're all going to eat your words. You'll hear about it. "I just want to say, Dana White, I was overseas when they told me what you said". So how are you as a man, as a fighter that respects himself, accept that belt? UFC president Dana White is confident that Conor McGregor will face Floyd Mayweather in a boxing ring, but UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo doesn't believe so. Read More

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USC Faces Baylor in Showdown to Get to Elite 8

NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 action features Baylor vs. SC guard Sindarius Thornwell is the best player Baylor has faced this season and he is playing like it at the biggest time of year. You draw on that and you have to play well. I was nervous for our guys to start the game . Sweet 16, East region; NY, 7:29 p.m. EDT. They lost 67-66 to Seton Hall on December 12. Read More

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Dustin Johnson completes WGC Slam with Dell Technologies Match Play win

Johnson, the No. 1 seed going for his third straight PGA Tour victory, again won the opening hole and showed why he might be the most feared player in golf at the moment. Johnson will contest this week's Shell Houston Open some three hour drive south of Austin before then heading to the April 6th starting Masters. "The Masters is one of my favourite tournaments and I've played good there the last two years". Read More

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Bradley Wiggins: Ex-team Sky rider says mystery package controversy is frightful

Bradley Wiggins: Ex-team Sky rider says mystery package controversy is frightful

Wiggins was also questioned by host Sarah-Jane Mee on Friday at the event that he was reported to have used a special mattress during his 2012 Tour victory but he was dismissive. Five-time Olympic gold medallist Wiggins is now the subject of a Ukad investigation after he received a medical jiffy bag during the 2011 Criterium du Dauphine, which has led to plenty of questions of both Team Sky and British Cycling. Read More

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Boeser on ice vs Wild

Boeser on ice vs Wild

Boeser scored a goal in his first game with the Vancouver Canucks against his hometown Minnesota Wild in the Xcel Energy Center on Saturday afternoon. The Vancouver Canucks showed high class by inviting Brock's parents Duke and Laurie into the dressing room prior to the game to announce the starting lineup. Read More

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Kolkata to host the final

Kolkata to host the final

The action then shifts to Goa (at Pandit Jawarharlal Nehru Stadium) and Kochi (Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium) the very next day (October 7) with the games scheduled to be played at 5 PM and 8 PM. The colossal Stadium, which has previously hosted Lionel Messi and OLiver Kahn's Germany before, will also have one round of sixteen tie, one quarter-final, a third place game and six Group F matches. Read More

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Lonzo Ball plays last game in UCLA uniform, entering NBA Draft

The LaVar Ball hype train rolls on. Fox is widely expected to declare for the National Basketball Association draft after just one season but it was clear he viewed Kentucky as more than just a stepping stone to the pros. The Bruins shot just 28.6 percent from behind the arc and 37.5 percent from the field-those numbers are typically 40.6 and 52.1, respectively. He made the first two shots coming out of the half and the basket just gets bigger. Read More

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Dollar hits four-month low as Trump trade deflates

Traders are bracing for the dollar's further decline as the excitement surrounding Trump's electoral victory wanes and the reality sets in that his plans may not be as easy to implement as he promised during his campaign. time that this was markets' first chance to react to the health-care bill's failure. The euro reached $1.0874, its highest since December 8. "It actually presents a scenario where tax reform can potentially be accelerated". Read More

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Eden Hazard tells friends about his future Chelsea plans

Eden Hazard tells friends about his future Chelsea plans

According to reports in Spain, the Blues have opened negotiations with their Spanish counterparts for the Belgium star. According to Marca's Jose Felix Diaz , Real approached the Blues past year regarding Hazard , but the Belgian stayed put, with Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia assuring him they "wouldn't reject a future advance from Madrid out of hand". Read More

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SC knocks off fourth-seeded Florida, 77-70

SC knocks off fourth-seeded Florida, 77-70

In 17 years not to get one call at midnight that your guys did something insane or not to have to break up a fight in the locker room or deal with man, I'm going to transfer if I don't play more. SC guard Duane Notice (10) reacts after hitting a 3-point shot against Baylor in the second half of an East Regional semifinal game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Friday, March 24, 2017, in NY. Read More

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North Carolina vs. Oregon

North Carolina vs. Oregon

And South Carolina's defense has been so wonderful that the Gamecocks are going to Phoenix despite ranking 105th in offensive efficiency. Gonzaga knocked off Xavier 83-59 to win the West Regional. The Ducks got a big performance from Tyler Dorsey who poured in 27 points en route to a 74-60 win over top-seeded Kansas on Saturday night. "This game, it's so interesting, because I remember when I was a young coach hearing people say, 'Why is your goal the Final Four?' Because then you're ... Read More

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Frank Martin Gives A Great Answer To Question From SI Kids Reporter

Thornwell is 6-5, Motley 6-10. Seventh-seeded SC scored 65 second-half points in an upset win over the second-seeded Duke Blue Devils last Sunday to advance to its first Sweet 16 (current Tournament format) with an 88-81 victory. The Gamecocks (25-10) hadn't won an NCAA tournament game in 44 years heading into this year's "Big Dance". Some pointed to the false idea of momentum heading into the tournament, others noted the lack of tournament experience, but nearly everyone was ready to ... Read More

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SC beats Florida to reach Final Four for first time ever

SC beats Florida to reach Final Four for first time ever

After winning easily in its first two tournament games against East Tennessee State and Virginia, Florida needed a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to get past the eighth-seeded Wisconsin Badgers 84-83 in Friday night's Sweet 16 game. SC also got a major boosts from P.J. Dozier (17 points) and Chris Silva (13 points, nine rebounds), who made three free throws in the final minute. Read More

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Inside The Matchup: 2017 NCAA Final Four

Martin had coached in a regional final at Kansas State in 2010. Gonzaga (36-1), the West's No. 1 seed, had been to five Sweet 16s and one Elite Eight under Few before this season. 1 seeded Bulldogs have played their way into the semifinals. "And each year we got better and better, and then we got really, really good". The Tar Heels edged Kentucky 75-73 on a jumper from Luke Maye with 0.3 seconds left in the game. Read More

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Dustin Johnson sends out ominous Masters warning

Dustin Johnson sends out ominous Masters warning

His ability to move on helped him previous year after making double bogey on No. 5 Sunday to fall six behind the lead. But Rahm blamed a loud noise, reported as a slamming portable toilet door, for a poor chip shot at the final hole that cost him a chance of pushing Johnson all the way in Texas on Sunday. Read More

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