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Fultz trade topic of 76ers-Cavs talks

Fultz, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft, has lost the ability to carry out and follow through on long jump shots, and there's been internal and external debate about how much of this perplexing circumstance is physical vs. Read More »

Kevin Faulk involved in on-field scuffle after LSU, Texas A&M game

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Texas A&M's 74-72 win against LSU in seven overtimes featured the most points in a game in FBS history. Kragthorpe, who has Parkinson's disease, did not suffer any injuries. "I was like, 'Damn, he got me right in my pacemaker.' Then it started fluttering like he jostled it". Fisher claimed no knowledge of the incident when asked after the game. Read More »

Tito Ortiz Knocks Out Chuck Liddell In First Round Of Trilogy Fight

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If you're wondering, the 43-year-old Ortiz is a considerable favorite to win tomorrow's bout. Liddell had defeated Ortiz via knockout both times they previously fought. "I've got to be respectful. I was ready for this fight", Liddell said after the loss. You made me work super, super hard. I wish I had performed better tonight for all the incredible people who came to support me. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard Responds To Gregg Popovich's "He Wasn't A Leader" Remark

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Popovich then brought Leonard's personality into question when asked whether the San Antonio Spurs missed him, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker "Well, Kawhi was a great player, but he wasn't a leader or anything", Popovich added. Nurse, who'd never met Leonard prior to last summer's blockbuster trade, said what he's been most impressed by is his work ethic. "But I want to focus on this team, this journey that we have in front of us today, and just stay in the present time and not look ... Read More »

Major Argentina Soccer Match Canceled - Twice - After Fans Attack Players

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CONMEBOL says that the game will be played on either December 8 or 9, but it is all pending the decision of the federation's disciplinary committee filed by Boca Juniors requesting River Plate's disqualification. Dominguez, the Conmebol president, said: "The conditions to play in Argentina are not right". The tie is delicately poised following a 2-2 draw at Boca's Bombonera home just over two weeks ago. Read More »

Davis Cup final: Marin Cilic beats Lucas Pouille as Croatia claim title

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France cut Croatia's lead to 2-1 by winning the doubles on Saturday but Croatia still remains favorite to claim one more point to dethrone the defending champions. Cilic played in the elite event, while Coric practiced as a reserve. "Yes, that makes it special", said Cilic. Cilic twice held serve to stay in the opener and then struck in the tiebreak. Read More »

UNC reportedly hiring back Mack Brown

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Brown, of course, coached at North Carolina before leaving for the Texas job. ESPN says Brown, who led the Tar Heels from 1988-1997, is working out a deal with UNC. He went on to spend 16 seasons at Texas, where he won the national championship for 2005. His 1997 team finished 11-1 - the only loss coming to Florida State at the peak of the Seminoles' romp through that decade - and No. Read More »

'No point' Jose Mourinho being at United anymore

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Jose Mourinho has told his Manchester United players to "stay at home" if they can not handle the pressure of playing at Old Trafford. I have kind of enjoyed it. In its latest UCL match, Manchester United defeated Juventus 2-1 thanks to two late goals, and it can seal a place in the knockout stage with a win coupled with a Juventus win over Valencia. Read More »

Sadio Mané illness deals Liverpool a blow ahead of crucial PSG meeting

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Milner started the season in brilliant form and was a mainstay in the starting XI, but has started just one of the last four Premier League Liverpool games. Fellow Brazilian Thiago Silva seemed to mock Neymar as the PSG defender posted a video to Instagram showing the 26-year-old parading his striking sneakers. Read More »

Mary scripts history punches record 6th gold at Worlds

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While Sonia seemed anxious at the big stage, 35-year-old Mary Kom looked in ideal shape through the 48 kg light flyweight summit clash. Meanwhile, congratulatory messages poured in for Mary Kom . Amitabh Bachchan: Mary Kom , what a huge honour you bring to the country. She found only a little success when her left-handed flick pushed Mary Kom a little backwards, and yet the Indian came back strongly to score a few points. Read More »

Capital One Fan Vote: Ohio State or Oklahoma?

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But after his alma mater got crushed by Ohio State over the weekend, it looks like he'll be wearing Buckeye colors this week. MI will not play another football game for more than a month. As a result, Brady is out "a couple hundred bucks" and will have to wear one of Ebner's game jerseys from his days as a Buckeye on Wednesday. It was a game dominated by Ohio State from start to finish in almost every phase of the game and at every point of the game. Read More »

Browns’ Baker Mayfield denies Hue Jackson of a hug

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Jackson, a good sport, took the ball and patted Randall on the helmet. It also seems like Jackson's presence provided Damarious Randall , Baker Mayfield , and everyone else in the Browns organization extra ammunition to go out and destroy an A.J. Read More »

Manchester United's Victor Lindelof (thigh) expected to miss a month

I would say immediately to play at home. In the Champions League, meanwhile, failure to beat Young Boys could leave United facing a daunting last-day trip to Valencia to secure qualification from Group H. If we can have Victor available for that period, that will be good". Angry United fans booed the players at full-time and Mourinho accused his team of lacking heart. Read More »

Magic make Lakers offense disappear down the stretch

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McGee and New Orleans C Anthony Davis are the only players in the National Basketball Association with at least five blocks in four games this season. 'It'll be good to see some of my family that's going to come to the game, see some of my friends as well, and get the thing going.' The Cavs take on the Lakers at 1am on Thursday UK time with Express Sport bringing you complete coverage. Read More »

Hamilton ends F1 season with a win in Abu Dhabi

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It's been a privilege to be in an era where he was racing. "For me it was important to be linked to a manufacturer, so when I had the chance to go to Mercedes , I did not hesitate", Vandoorne continued. Hamilton added that he too had changed since 2007 and was now capable of coping with all of the demands and challenges thrown at him. I had really no time in the weekend. Read More »

Joe Schmidt to announce his future next week

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The IRFU have said, 'Don't be rash, if you change your mind, we'd love to continue that conversation, or if you change your mind... "I find that whenever there is a scenario like that I do put my best foot forward because I feel I have something to prove and I feel like I have been put on the back burner, you are playing for selection in those huge games, it's pretty easy to motivate yourself for these games". Read More »

49ers linebacker Reuben Foster arrested, released from team

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A member of the San Francisco 49ers was arrested Saturday night in Tampa and charged with domestic violence. Foster then faced more serious charges for an incident in California in February. I believe in the kid and I think it's going to be, he's going to be a great player for this organization for a long time. He had missed the past two games with a hamstring injury and was listed as questionable for Sunday. Read More »

Washington Band Members Hospitalized After Bus Rollover

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Washington State: It's all about the "stache with Minshew and this Cougars offense". The Huskies (9-3, 7-2 Pac-12) will face Utah in the conference title game next Friday in Santa Clara, California. The Washington State band had been seen practicing the UW fight song earlier Friday, according to a tweet from an anchor from Seattle TV station KOMO. Read More »

Robert Kubica to return to Formula 1 with Williams in 2019

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Kubica impressed in testing for Williams last year and was a reserve and development driver this year. Kubica said: "I would like to thank everyone who has helped me during what was a hard period of my life over these last few years". "I am delighted to announce that Robert will be stepping up to the role of Race Driver to partner George in 2019", she said. " But on top of that he is extremely intelligent, he's got so much experience and I think he's going to be a great addition to ... Read More »

Salah denies Egypt coach exit claims: I will win trophies for Liverpool

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Nine of the 11 are Premier League matches, with the other two - versus Paris Saint-Germain and Napoli - to determine Jürgen Klopp's side's fate in terms of qualification for the last 16 of the Champions League. "There's a lot of games, especially around Christmas and New Year, with a couple of days of recovery, but I think this year we've got such a strong squad, so much strength in depth, and that will make it easier than in previous years". Read More »

How good are Maurizio Sarri's Chelsea? We're about to find out

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Vertonghen, who has been out injured and hasn't pulled on the Spurs shirt since September, has earned a reputation as one of the best defenders in the Premier League since moving to North London. But they have struggled to replicate that dominance during their stay at Wembley last campaign and so far this season having have already lost to Liverpool, Man City and Barcelona under the arch in 2018-19. Read More »

T20 Aussie player ratings: Zampa roars to KO King Kohli

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With 11 runs needed to win from the final three balls Karthik had little choice but to try and hit a boundary but he holed out next ball as Australia held on. Of course missed chances in the field had their own impacts. For Australia , the latest lean run did not diminish the team's belief that it remains a good side, said star of the first T20 Marcus Stoinis . Read More »

Sergio Ramos: Real Madrid say defender has never broken anti-doping rules

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Dexamethasone, which has the brand names DexPak and Decadron, is not a performance-enhancing drug but a type of steroid medication with anti-inflammatory effects that is usually used to aid an athlete's rehabilitation. "1". Celestone Chronodose is a glucocorticoid, also on the banned substance list. According to Der Spiegel's report, World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) rules allow the administration of dexamethasone before matches, but must be reported by a team doctor during a doping test. Read More »

UCF Knights Hit Top 10 in College Football Playoff Rankings

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No. 9 UCF would likely head to the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl as the highest-ranked champion from a Group of 5 conference, which is guaranteed a spot in a New Year's Six Bowl, because it played in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl last year. The Panthers will play Clemson in the ACC Championship Game on December 1. UCF 10. Ohio State 11. UCF's resume also got a boost when Pitt entered the rankings at No. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'Eric Bailly again not in squad'

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The midfielder has been a key player for the Blues since he joined the club from fellow Premier League side Leicester City in the summer of 2016. "They are lacking maturity, ' Mourinho reportedly told Univision ". Speaking in an interview with Paddy Power , Ince said: "I can't say I'm surprised to hear about the Paul Pogba rumours, suggesting he's interested in leaving Old Trafford in January". Read More »

Charles Barkley challenges Justin Verlander to 100k bet during The Match

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Mickelson birdied the 22nd hole at Shadow Creek to win a low-quality contest which failed to live up to the hype and was eventually decided by little more than a pitch-and-putt competition. The pair made a number of astonishing side bets throughout the round with Mickelson costing himself $200,000 on the first hole alone as he failed to make birdie while $1,000,000 was then staked on the ninth. Read More »

Martin O'Neill steps down as Ireland manager, Roy Keane also goes

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Ireland have parted company with Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane by mutual consent, the FAI have confirmed. A 5-1 aggregate defeat to Denmark in the World Cup 2018 play-off has triggered a monumental slide, with just one win in 11 games. Earlier in the show, he gave an insight into the team prepared for matches. 'If you offered me the job of managing Real Madrid or Barcelona or Ireland, I would choose to manage Ireland because it's the greatest honour you can have as an Irishman'. Read More »