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Lakers Sunk by Late Knicks Run

Lakers Sunk by Late Knicks Run

The Lakers fell to 31-39 and are now 11th in the Western Conference. DeAndre Jordan also blocked one of his shots in the final minute, and James also missed a jumper with the Lakers clinging to a one-point lead. His teammates are now just openly ignoring him, and that comes after there was a report the team actually considered trading their star. "In the locker room you're not, but you have to (show) that type of togetherness in public and right now we see he doesn't really care". Read More

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Men’s Tennis: No. 3 Virginia wins 4-2 at NC State

Men’s Tennis: No. 3 Virginia wins 4-2 at NC State

For the first time since the score was 8-7, Virginia reclaimed the lead just over five minutes into the half on a layup from Hunter. With the win, the Blue Devils will wait to see if they earned the No. "I think our transition defense got better", White said of the quick turnaround. It's also the same court where Virginia lost a second-round game as a No. Read More

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Why Injured Nadal may not play against Roger Federer in Indian Wells

Why Injured Nadal may not play against Roger Federer in Indian Wells

He soldiered through to what would have been a 39th career meeting with Federer, but said he knew when he practiced Saturday morning that he wouldn't be able to play to an adequate standard. "I was trying to fight, compete and believe I can do it", Hurkacz told reporters. He couldn't convert his only break point against Raonic in the second, and Raonic managed to seize the tiebreaker aided by a favorable netcord bounce for a 5-3 lead. Read More

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Nuno Espirito Santo: Wolves win over Manchester United means a lot

Nuno Espirito Santo: Wolves win over Manchester United means a lot

Raul Jimenez's strike on the turn and a superb solo effort from Diogo Jota put Wolves on course for victory against a ragged United side lacking the skill, verve and intensity that Solskjaer had instilled. "Sometimes when you say "on the break" people take it as "oh, they're going to sit on top of the ball" but no, that's not what they do". United thought were down to ten men after the referee initially gave Victor Lindelöf a red card for a sliding tackle on Jota, but the referee's ... Read More

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Dolphins officially give up on QB Ryan Tannehill, trade him to Titans

Dolphins officially give up on QB Ryan Tannehill, trade him to Titans

His contract was to balloon to $18.7 million in base salary this year, and he would have counted $26.6 million against the salary cap. In return Miami receives a seventh-round pick in 2019 and a fourth-round pick in 2020. Tannehill has missed 25 games over his last three seasons due to a variety of injuries including a right shoulder capsule injury that cost him five games in 2018. Read More

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Barcelona's Dembele out for month after hamstring injury against Lyon

Barcelona's Dembele out for month after hamstring injury against Lyon

But with a seven-point lead in La Liga, Valverde can afford to keep his players fresh while last year's collapse against Roma in the Champions League quarter-finals should mean complacency is out of the question. Whilst the Ligue 1 side may have complaints about the penalty awarded for a foul on Luis Suarez , which Lionel Messi converted so well, they can hardly suggest that Barcelona weren't by far the superior team. Read More

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Hat-trick hero Ronaldo goads Atletico with Simeone crotch-grabbing celebration

Hat-trick hero Ronaldo goads Atletico with Simeone crotch-grabbing celebration

Do you think Ronaldo can win the Champions League with Juventus this season? "That's why Juventus bought me, to help them in games like this. This is what we wanted in the first leg". Joao Cancelo, who provided the cross for Ronaldo's second header in the 49th minute, hailed his Portugal team-mate after a thrilling tie. Defensive specialists Atletico held off the Juventus pressure until the 27th minute, when Ronaldo met a pin-point Bernardeschi cross to head home the opener. Read More

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Hamilton fastest in 1st practice at Australian GP

Hamilton fastest in 1st practice at Australian GP

Charles Leclerc had a hard session, ending up down in ninth place and over 1.1s off the pace on his soft tire run, and then suffering a slightly unusual spin late in the session. There was some speculation in the paddock that Ferrari may have been sandbagging, or deliberately holding back ahead of qualifying on Saturday. Vettel was fifth overall following his own trip across the grass at Turn 1 early on, and there was a sense of deja vu as he was closely followed by his former teammate Kimi ... Read More

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Conor McGregor Charged With Strong-Arm Robbery After Arrest In Florida

Conor McGregor Charged With Strong-Arm Robbery After Arrest In Florida

McGregor was released on $12,500 bail late Monday night. McGregor has been charged with "strong-arm robbery and criminal mischief" after the incident outside the Fontainebleau Hotel on March 11. The Irish superstar later reached a plea deal with prosecutors on as single misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct and he had just recently completed community service to close out that particular incident. Read More

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Raiders to sign tackle Brown to $66M deal

Raiders to sign tackle Brown to $66M deal

Brown will receive $36.75 million guaranteed in the richest contract ever for an offensive lineman, according to a person familiar with the contract. Brown's depature marks the second consecutive year that the Patriots have lost their starting left tackle to free agency. Granted, the Raiders are now on the hook for a good chunk of cash after giving Brown a post-trade contract (his total compensation for the next three years has increased from $38.925 million to $50.125 million), but it ... Read More

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Eagles expected to sign Malik Jackson

Eagles expected to sign Malik Jackson

Initial reports indicated the lineman would earn $10 million total. Jackson has agreed to a deal with the Eagles, according to Josina Anderson of ESPN. Over his last three seasons in Jacksonville, Jackson made $45 million. At 32-years-old, Jackson is still a burner, on the field and of holes in the pockets of the Buccaneers . Read More

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Set to Miss Playoffs, Should the Lakers Considering Trading LeBron?

Set to Miss Playoffs, Should the Lakers Considering Trading LeBron?

They are unofficially out of the playoff race, but with Ingram and Lonzo Ball out for the season , Kyle Kuzma nursing an ankle injury of his own and LeBron James having his minutes restricted, it's over. Last summer, Ball stayed off an injured knee to let it heal, only to have to undergo surgery later to fix a torn meniscus and not be able to use the offseason to work on his game. Read More

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Indian Wells Open: Venus Williams topples Petra Kvitova to reach 3rd round

Indian Wells Open: Venus Williams topples Petra Kvitova to reach 3rd round

And I think I created some opportunities. "For the first round I actually felt really good", he told reporters. But even the Serbian didn't predict his historic 2018 comeback that reached a low point here in Indian Wells 12 months ago. "We've always been aware of his qualities and talent, and he's got big weapons in his game: serve, obviously one of the best serves on the Tour; big forehand and can play well on different surfaces". Read More

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Rory McIlroy comes to terms with challenge of completing career grand slam

Rory McIlroy comes to terms with challenge of completing career grand slam

Former world number one Jason Day lasted less than seven holes before withdrawing due to back problems. "I was able to get clear - I thought - clean contact on it from a right-handed shot perspective", he said. But it was a tougher day for McDowell who needs a top-10 finish to have any chance of clinching one of three exemptions for Royal Portrush via The Open Qualifying Series. Read More

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Jets 'enter the mix' to acquire WR Brown

Jets 'enter the mix' to acquire WR Brown

Dealing Brown after March 17 would be even more costly for the Steelers, considering that's the date when Brown's $2.5 million roster bonus is set to kick in. There have been various reports regarding which teams are real players for Brown. Per ESPN's Jeremy Fowler , the Steelers will not trade Brown within the AFC North, nor to the New England Patriots, if possible. Read More

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LeBron gets emotional after passing MJ in career points

LeBron gets emotional after passing MJ in career points

James missed a career-high 17 straight games with a strained left groin earlier this season. Bayless has been LeBron James' biggest critic for years. "To see where he is now is remarkable", said Denver coach Michael Malone, an assistant coach with the Cavs from 2005-10. "I know that LeBron James is arguably one of the greatest ever to lace them up, and this is a great accomplishment in his career". Read More

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Donald Trump Serves North Dakota State A Fast Food Spread

Donald Trump Serves North Dakota State A Fast Food Spread

ASSOCIATED PRESS Trump presents a fast-food east to the Bison football team, which was celebrating its seventh Football Championship Subdivision win. The Bisons on January 5 beat Eastern Washington 38-24, for a record seventh title in eight seasons in the Football Championship Subdivision. "Somebody better draft him, he's going to be a rich guy", Trump added . Read More

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Woods runs fastest 40 2019 combine

Woods runs fastest 40 2019 combine

Dean moved into first place with a 4.30-second 40-yard dash earlier in the day, topping Parris Campbell and Andy Isabella, who each ran 4.31-second times Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium. Zedrick Woods , the standout Rebels defensive back, just ran the fastest 40-yard dash, not just for his position group, but for the entire combine in Indianapolis. Read More

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Fast food again served at White House event with Trump

The team, expressing gratitude to Trump for hosting them, presented him with his own green and yellow Bison jersey , featuring the president's name and the number 45 on its back. They then ate lunch. "We like American companies", the president said, before encouraging everyone to "go eat up". "We addressed it", Coach Matt Entz told the Grand Forks Herald , referring to politics. Read More

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What It Means For Manchester United’s Pereira To Score At Stretford End

What It Means For Manchester United’s Pereira To Score At Stretford End

United began as if they meant to have the game wrapped up by half-time and Southampton were indebted to Angus Gunn for three saves in the first six minutes that prevented the home side from taking an early lead. "But what for me is the most important thing is next time we have a penalty he goes again". He said on BT Sport: "I don't agree with that (Ince), because one of the most decorated managers of our generation, Jose Mourinho , failed". Read More

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Manchester United vs. Southampton

Manchester United vs. Southampton

Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham could have the deciding the say on Manchester United's Champions League credentials if a series of conditions align. "We want to attract good players that want to improve the players we have got here". "We need to have him more in front of the goal but he has done fantastic in his work rate, attitude, he loves scoring goals, he smiles every day, he does extra shooting in training". Read More

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Real Madrid 0 Barcelona 3: Suarez strikes as Barca reaches Copa final

Real Madrid 0 Barcelona 3: Suarez strikes as Barca reaches Copa final

Casemiro said there was no reason to discuss Juventus' Ronaldo once again, despite the former Madrid star's absence being felt by the European giants."We can not talk about a player who is not here", Casemiro told reporters, via AS. Lucas Vázquez gave Real Madrid an early advantage when he scored in the sixth minute, but Malcom-who started in place of Lionel Messi-evened the match with a 57th-minute strike. Read More

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Eddie Howe blames heavy defeat to Arsenal on Bournemouth players

Eddie Howe blames heavy defeat to Arsenal on Bournemouth players

The German was restored to the starting line-up against Bate Borisov in the Europa League last week and made a decent impression when he came on as a substitute against Southampton on Sunday. I am now also very proud of our players. After 2-0 their goal can give us a problem but I think we show maturity by continuing to push. "First of all I'll say that Mesut Ozil , if you are privy to some of the videos and the training ground stuff that I see, the way that he is with the lads and the ... Read More

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49ers won't pursue Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown, reports Steve Wyche

49ers won't pursue Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown, reports Steve Wyche

While Colbert defended the Steelers locker room perception on Wednesday , Brown reiterated that part of his desire to be traded stems from the differential treatment quarterback Ben Roethlisberger receives. However, Shanahan did admit he has not personally contacted Pittsburgh's brass about the possibility of a trade. It is possible the Jets will have conversations with the Steelers this week at the NFL Scouting Combine. Read More

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Leicester appoints Brendan Rodgers as manager

Leicester appoints Brendan Rodgers as manager

Gorgie attacker Steven Naismith then robbed Celtic defender Dedryck Boyata outside the Parkhead side's penalty area but dragged his shot wide. "I don't want this disrupting the flow". Show desire, hunger, pick up regular wins, progress through another Scottish Cup round and the pressure on interim manager Neil Lennon's shoulders will be enormous. Read More

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