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Piscotty traded to A's, closer to mom with ALS

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Cardinals manager Mike Matheny told the St. Louis Dispatch he felt for the 26-year-old. "You just hurt for him". I think it's really just understanding that it is very, very hard. Piscotty's drop in numbers could be a result of what he was going through off the field. "When I got the news it was a little tough to focus". I was very thankful for that, especially my mom. Read More »

Guardiola Hails 'Humble' City After Spurs Rout

City are 11 points clear at the top of the Premier League after winning their last 15 games, a record in the English top flight. He helps us to be a better club, a better institution for the future, because that is what we want to do. Manchester City's English midfielder Raheem Sterling (R) takes the ball past Tottenham Hotspur's French goalkeeper Hugo Lloris to score their fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the ... Read More »

Oklahoma City Thunder at New York Knicks Free Preview 12/16/17

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NY ranks 27th in the league in ball protection (turnover percentage of 15.6 percent), while the ball-hawking defense of Oklahoma City forces the most turnovers in the National Basketball Association (17.3 percent). Anthony, who had 24 points on 11-of-17 shots from the field on Friday night, helped the Thunder come away with a thrilling 119-117 triple-overtime win over the Sixers. Read More »

Ronaldo Breaks Club World Cup Record

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After overcoming a resilient Al Jazira side on Wednesday, 's attentions have now turned to this weekend's Club World Cup final. It takes their overall total under Zinedine Zidane to eight since the former France international's appointment in January 2016. Read More »

Conor McGregor says his next fight will be in UFC

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With speculation mounting regarding his fighting future and whether or not he will ever return to the Octagon, McGregor said he is putting his boxing career on hold for a bit and want an MMA fight next. Showtime added that the Mayweather and McGregor fight had exceeded $600 million when global revenues, including ticket sales , sponsorship and worldwide distribution were considered. Read More »

Arkush: Lions are ripe for the picking Saturday

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Sporting News will be providing live updates throughout Saturday's game . The Lions will need to win out to have any shot at making the playoffs, and to keep it going against the Bears today, they will do so without the ones listed below. Read More »

Boise State vs. Oregon Live Stream

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Boise State: The Broncos come into this game having won eight of their last nine, including the Mountain West Championship against Fresno State two weeks ago. However, Herbert's job this Saturday might be more hard due to the absence of star running back Royce Freeman. Do I want to see him play? The Oregon Ducks have split their last 12 bowl appearances. Read More »

Carlos Santana headed to Philadelphia: Indians fans react on social media

The deal was first reported Friday by FanRag Sports. Santana is a player with excellent contact and walk rates as well as average to above average power and strong defense. They were 35-35 in the last 70 games and 39-37 overall against NL East opponents. As the team's starting first baseman for much of the second half of the season, Hoskins put up historic numbers, including five straight games with a home run, eleven home runs in 18 games, and ultimately finished the season with 18 home ... Read More »

Ajinkya Rahane's father arrested following a auto crash incident in Kolhapur

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The police are now interrogating him. Madhukar Baburao Rahane's auto met with an accident on the National Highway, near Kagal bus station, severely injuring the woman. Ajinkya Rahane is now playing an ODI series against Sri Lanka with the Indian team. "Rahane is cooperating in the investigation", he added. He was served a notice under CrPC 41/1 due to which he has to remain present in the court with his lawyer during the hearing. Read More »

PV Sindhu wins the opening game, Kidambi Srikanth loses

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The ordeal continued for Yamaguchi as she struggled to control the shuttle, allowing Sindhu to move to a 13-8 lead. The group qualifiers to the semi-finals will now be decided in the final match between Lee and Son. It was Chinese teen sensation Chen Yufei who denied Ying a place in the semifinal with a thrilling three-set win (21-18, 13-21, 21-18) over Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon, who had already booked her place in the last-four stage on Thursday. Read More »

Retired Devin Hester, on if he deserves Hall of Fame nod: 'Absolutely'

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Hester made his name with the Chicago Bears . There would be no late return for the man whose thrilling, game-changing ability earned the description of "ridiculous" during his greatest years with the Bears . Hester, who just turned 35, is hanging it up. One of the more impressive parts about it was he made special teams a must-watch event. So, the next morning as we're going to the game, I told the team I hope we lose the toss because if we do, we're going to kick it right down the ... Read More »

Lakers' Lonzo Ball looks forward to playing against longtime hero LeBron James

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James has regularly praised Ball, who earlier this season eclipsed his record for the youngest player to log a triple-double. "I wouldn't say I was surprised, I was just kind of grateful", Ball said . In his usual confident manner, Ball said the meeting went well and everybody is on the same page as it relates to the Lakers. Ball has had an up-and-down season so far, with the ups being the youngest player in the National Basketball Association to ever record a triple-double, and the downs ... Read More »

Floyd Mayweather says he could make a billion dollars fighting in UFC

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Pacquiao's last appearance in the ring came earlier this year to Australian Jeff Horn who sprung a surprise points upset on the Filipino boxing icon to capture the WBO welterweight world title. "You already know I'm a money-getting motherf-ker". "I done it in the best style, I done it flashy, done it flamboyant, I done it my way, I kept 100 percent of the revenue and I'm my own -- boss". Read More »

West Ham Manager Explains Reasons Behind Andre Ayew's Lack Of Game Time

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The draw leaves Arsenal down in seventh, and a point for West Ham means they are now only in the bottom three by virtue of goal difference. Arsenal dominated possession, with Alex Iwobi hitting a post, but West Ham's dogged defence kept them at bay to record a second successive clean sheet, following Saturday's 1-0 win over champions Chelsea . Read More »

LiAngelo Ball Says UCLA Told Him To Thank Donald Trump

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According to Shams Charania of The Vertical, both sons signed on for one-year and will reportedly head over there in January of next year. ESPN reported that the team and the Ball family were involved in negotiations Monday before finalizing an agreement later in the day. Read More »

Tyson Fury boxing licence could be reinstated in January

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Hughie Fury, Tyson's cousin, has reached a similar agreement after he also tested positive in February 2015. Fury was charged with testing positive for a "prohibited substance" in June 2016 but claimed that was as a result of eating a wild boar. Read More »

Shots fired at Penn State satellite campus, coroner at scene

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State police are investigating the shooting. The campus' official Twitter account confirmed that the shooting occurred and the campus was closed but would reopen on Thursday . No further information was available at the time of this post. It asked students and faculty to avoid the Student Union building and food services area. Read More »

Roger Goodell intends to retire as NFL commissioner in 2024, league says

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he has a "great" relationship with Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and that disagreements are part of the process of trying to make the league stronger. Under the new extension, Goodell can make as much as $200 million between now and the end of the 2023 National Football League season. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones had pushed to have the contract delayed until it could be discussed further. Read More »

Marlins 'Threatened' Giancarlo Stanton to Accept Giants, Cardinals Trade

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The 28-year-old has 10 years and $295 million remaining on his contract. "What has been in place hasn't been working, and we need to fix that", Jeter said. As the Yankees ponder other moves, including a possible trade for Pittsburgh right-hander Gerrit Cole, manager Aaron Boone named part of his coaching staff: Josh Bard as the bench coach, Phil Nevin as the third base coach and Reggie Willits as the first base coach, to join the returning pitching coach, Larry Rothschild. Read More »

Former Cleveland Browns WR Kenny Britt finalizing deal with New England Patriots

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After not winning a single game with the Browns , Britt is joining a 10-3 Patriots team that is now looking to defend its Super Bowl title. He totaled 18 receptions in nine games and never had more than three catches in a game. Britt has had several run-ins with law enforcement since being drafted by the Tennessee Titans in 2009, including multiple traffic violations, suspicion of possession of marijuana, theft, and assault. Read More »

Panthers open 3-point favorites for Week 15 vs. Packers

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Coming up next, the Panthers have another tough challenge as they play host to the Green Bay Packers , who are expecting to see quarterback Aaron Rodgers suit up for the first time in two months. Rodgers, whose post was shared by the Packers official Twitter account, is set to practice Wednesday as Green Bay's No. 1 quarterback and could start Sunday in Carolina. Read More »

Here Are The Terms Of Greg Schiano's Aborted Contract With Tennessee

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According to the report, suspended athletic director John Currie was the only Tennessee official, however, to sign the memorandum of understanding. That would put his salary around $4.5 million annually over the life of his contract. Since the memorandum was not fully signed, Tennessee will not have to pay Schiano anything. Jeremy Pruitt stood tall at the podium on Thursday night while being announced as the new coach at Tennessee , but it was almost Greg Schiano there instead. Read More »

Dolphins stun Brady and Patriots

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The rushing attack was mostly non-existent though, as New England mustered just 25 yards on the ground. Miami improved to 6-7 after their second straight victory and is one game out of the final playoff berth in the conference. Miami sacked him twice and hit him five times, and held the Patriots to 25 yards rushing. One said was courtesy of Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, who said last week his job Monday was to "piss off" Brady. Read More »

Chelsea v Barcelona Drawn Together In Champions League

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As I always say, we need to be ready to play all the teams and we will be ready". I like to win. I like to win and when we lose, I'm not happy. "This league is not simple". Midfielder Danny Drinkwater missed the West Ham loss through illness, while defender David Luiz is being monitored over his knee injury. Conte reiterated it is "impossible" for Chelsea to defend their Premier League title after suffering their fourth top-flight defeat of the season away at West Ham on Saturday. Read More »

Salah pips Moses, others to win BBC award

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Liverpool's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah chases the ball during the English Premier League football match between Watford and Liverpool at Vicarage Road Stadium in Watford, north of London on August 12, 2017. Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp hailed Salah's win "a fantastic prize for a pretty good player" and insisted he is a "really lucky person" to have worked with "a few fantastic, outstandingly good players" and now Salah. Read More »

Arsene Wenger Provides Arsenal Squad Update Ahead Of West Ham Clash

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West Ham produced the shock result of the weekend when they beat Chelsea 1-0. "That's part of the intensity of the importance of the game". Ramsey has put recent fitness woes behind him to feature in all but one of Arsenal's Premier League games this season, scoring three times and supplying six assists. Read More »

India to host 2021 Champions Trophy, 2023 World Cup

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The BCCI has extended a helping hand to Afghanistan on a number of occasions. The Board of Control for Cricket in India in its Special General Meeting on Monday chose to reduce the workload of the Indian cricket team as it took key decisions about the team's Future Tours Programme (FTP).The board chose to shorten the team's cricketing calendar to 306 playing days, from the earlier 390 playing days, for the period between 2019 to 2023. Read More »