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Sports West Ham vs Burnley
Author: 0 West Ham vs Burnley

West Ham are 14th on the EPL ladder, just three points above the relegation zone. The Hammers have won just one of their last seven games in all competitions. This is not a good atmosphere for a club to have as they enter a game. West Ham desperately need more pace and power in the side and quite why Moyes has only used Antonio as a sub in the last few games after a great performance against Watford only he knows.

Sports Warriors' Green says Pelicans' Davis could beat Harden for MVP
Author: 0 Warriors' Green says Pelicans' Davis could beat Harden for MVP

Nikola Mirotic was the game's leading scorer with 26 points on 10-for-12 shooting. Despite Tuesday's rib injury and Wednesday's ankle, Davis has put together a masterful stretch of performances during the Pelicans' franchise-record-tying 10-game winning streak.

Author: 0 Browns to acquire WR Jarvis Landry from Miami

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , the Browns are trading two draft picks - one in 2018 and one in 2019 - to the Miami Dolphins in exchange for veteran wide receiver Jarvis Landry . The Ravens are among the teams reportedly interested in him, along with the Chicago Bears and Cleveland Browns . The Dolphins placed the non-exclusive franchise tag on Landry on February 20, the first day teams could issue the designation to pending free agents.

Sports OJ Simpson Confesses Murders To Book Publisher
Author: 0 OJ Simpson Confesses Murders To Book Publisher

While the book was later released, the special has never aired until now. Did O.J. Simpson really confess to murdering Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman in 1994? "It's mine. "And the only condition was that he didn't want to call the book " I did it ", he wanted to put an 'if" in front of it so that he would have deniability with his children.

Sports Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. Ready To Play Thursday
Author: 0 Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. Ready To Play Thursday

But Georgia upsets Mizzou , and Porter's return came with some growing pains. Coach Cuonzo Martin turned to the shooter who brought the Tigers back from unforeseen depths to unexpected heights. And I think part of that was that guys were in foul trouble, too. Georgia defeated Vanderbilt on Wednesday and will look to take advantage of the Tigers as they re-acclimate their star freshman.

Sports Eagles send WR Smith to Panthers
Author: 0 Eagles send WR Smith to Panthers

The move comes days after Philadelphia bolstered its defensive line, acquiring Michael Bennett from the Seahawks . Smith hauled in a 41-yard touchdown in the NFC Championship Game against the Vikings, then had five catches for 49 yards in Super Bowl LII.

Sports Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers: 'Pressure is on Rangers'
Author: 0 Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers: 'Pressure is on Rangers'

Sunday's draw came seven days before the pair meet on league business at Ibrox and Murty is happy with the mindset of his squad as they seek to cut the gap on the Ladbrokes Premiership leaders to three points. "It tells you they expect to win and their supporters will clearly expect them to win". "The three points are on offer for us, as they are for Celtic and if we get them then we put ourselves in a fantastic place to go and finish the season off really strongly".

Sports NairaBet Preview: Chelsea v Crystal Palace: Back the Blues to avoid defeat
Author: 0 NairaBet Preview: Chelsea v Crystal Palace: Back the Blues to avoid defeat

Conte has revealed what exactly happened and says Kante is fine after training the whole week. After the training session, he passed out in the dressing room. "We must pay great attention". You have to fancy our chances to beat Palace, but Conte is without several of his first-team squad for the game. "(But) our confidence is normal".

Sports Muhammad Wilkerson finishes visit with Packers, will visit other teams
Author: 0 Muhammad Wilkerson finishes visit with Packers, will visit other teams

Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News appeared on WFAN's "Boomer & Gio" show Friday morning to discuss a tweet he sent Thursday night in which he said Wilkerson shouldn't play in New Orleans because he has a problem with alcohol. "I'm just livid. I'm just livid with him". Despite two lackluster seasons after signing a $86 million deal with the Jets, the Packers could see Wilkerson as a difference-making player for Pettine's new defense.

Sports Shami charged under non-bailable Sections
Author: 0 Shami charged under non-bailable Sections

Shami added he would rather die than do something to comprise his "performance while playing for the country" in response to his wife's recent allegations of match-fixing . Jahan, was a model in Kolkata and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) cheerleader. She also claimed that her parents and brother have refused to support her in her fight against her husband.

Sports Facebook to exclusively stream 25 Major League Baseball games a year
Author: 0 Facebook to exclusively stream 25 Major League Baseball games a year

It's the first time a major USA league has agreed to show regular season games exclusively on Facebook, which has been building a portfolio of live sports. The first game on Facebook this season will be an April 4 afternoon game between the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets . Much like the migration of sports from broadcast to cable, you're reaching these milestones where the combination of the financial incentive and the audience allow you to make the next great leap.

Sports Sharapova sent packing by Osaka
Author: 0 Sharapova sent packing by Osaka

Sharapova's world ranking of No.41 forced her to play a first-round match in the tournament she has won twice. Williams, who had not played a singles match since winning the 2017 Australian Open while pregnant, chalked up 27 unforced errors with 34 winners to defeat her 53rd-ranked opponent in front of a large and enthusiastic crowd in California.

Sports Chelsea players suspect Conte forcing through axe
Author: 0 Chelsea players suspect Conte forcing through axe

The Blues have lost four of their last five Premier League games and are in danger of missing out on the top four. Terry has been a key part of that with the 5-0 win against Bristol City being the only match that he has missed in that run and he's played in 25 games in the league this season.

Sports Kevin Stallings out as Pitt's men's basketball coach
Author: 0 Kevin Stallings out as Pitt's men's basketball coach

According to multiple reports, Pitt has made a decision to fire Kevin Stallings after only two seasons on the job . Take away off the court issues, and Stallings joins James Johnson (Virginia) and Billy Gillispie (Kentucky) as those fired due to on-court performance.

Sports Gary Oldman's Oscar win draws backlash as domestic abuse report resurfaces
Author: 0 Gary Oldman's Oscar win draws backlash as domestic abuse report resurfaces

Malinowski, Sibbick and Tsuji were also on the Oscar red carpet as best make-up nominees. But you can rent the polarizing " Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri " (2017, R), which earned Oscars for best actress Frances McDormand and supporting actor Sam Rockwell , and " Darkest Hour " (2017, PG-13), which earned actor Gary Oldman his first Academy Award and took home a prize for the make-up that transformed him into Winston Churchill .

Sports Jaylen Brown seems mostly okay after scary fall
Author: 0 Jaylen Brown seems mostly okay after scary fall

After a long delay, Brown was able to walk off the court, but for a while people feared the worst. Brown's hands seemed to slip off the rim before he was ready to let go, throwing off the balance on his dismount. It was tough to see. "I was just happy that he was able to get up and walk on his own power", teammate Al Horford said . "I think that's the difference right now between us being a really good team and being a good team".

Sports Allardyce makes Everton pledge as he fronts up to sack suggestions
Author: 0 Allardyce makes Everton pledge as he fronts up to sack suggestions

The Argentine global might not be the most consistent or composed of centre-backs at times but Everton's defence has been so bad this season that Funes Mori will be welcomed back to the first-team fold with open arms. "Obviously, we've got long-term injuries with Mangala and McCarthy but the rest of the players are ok". Following back-to-back away defeats at Watford and Burnley , Everton have dropped to 11th in the league but Allardyce believes a seventh-place finish remains an ...

Sports Titans-Murray, 1st Ld-Writethru,216
Author: 0 Titans-Murray, 1st Ld-Writethru,216

Murray, who turned 30 last month, had career lows for rushing yards (659) and yards per carry (3.6) despite starting 15 games in 2017. He held teammates accountable, and showed leadership and professionalism with his work ethic and approach.

Sports Xavier routs St. John's 88-60 in Big East Tournament quarterfinal
Author: 0 Xavier routs St. John's 88-60 in Big East Tournament quarterfinal

With the way the Musketeers have been scoring lately, I'm going to go with Xavier to cover here. I got the office a bit excited by saying, "Oh!" Xavier forward Tyrique Jones (0) looks to pass the ball around St. Three of them came from Trevon Bluiett , who had a game-high 27 points as Xavier continues on their quest for one of the number one seeds in next week's NCAA Tournament.

Sports Google adds new languages to Gboard keyboard app for Android
Author: 0 Google adds new languages to Gboard keyboard app for Android

But Google also wants to emphasize that they are not just focusing on widely-spoken languages but also the lesser-known ones, like Manx and Maori. Google said Gboard , its keyboard with Google Search built in, now supports over 300 language varieties to cover 74 percent of the world's population.

Sports Stephen Ross Attempts To Clarify Anthem Comments
Author: 0 Stephen Ross Attempts To Clarify Anthem Comments

Ross, 77, was in NY on Monday to receive the ROBIE award from the Jackie Robinson Foundation for being a longtime champion of equal opportunity. Ross had been made aware of the subpoena before releasing his latest statement and as analysts were noting how any comments like those Ross was quoted as making could impact the grievance case and potentially other lawsuits.

Sports Manchester United yet to initiate contract talks with David De Gea
Author: 0 Manchester United yet to initiate contract talks with David De Gea

The Spain worldwide has fallen "significantly behind" top earners such as Alexis Sanchez and Paul Pogba at Old Trafford, meaning his head has been turned elsewhere. While the Costa Rican is a good goalkeeper, he is not consistent enough, which is necessary, especially when the defence in front fails to keep the attackers at bay.

Sports Gov. Baker, Tom Brady shave their heads for charity
Author: 0 Gov. Baker, Tom Brady shave their heads for charity

The NFL quarterback just shaved his head for charity - and we're loving his new look. "They call me Buzzy". Red Sox President Sam Kennedy and Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch also participated. This year's $6.5 million gift to Dana-Farber is extremely generous and will help us make great strides in pancreatic research and care. The barbers onsite donated their time and services free-of-charge.

Sports EFL will meet with Wolves over rivals' concerns
Author: 0 EFL will meet with Wolves over rivals' concerns

Officials at the EFL are to meet with Wolverhampton Wanderers to discuss the club's contentious relationship with agent Jorge Mendes following Andrea Radrizzani's attack on the Molineux club. To go beyond that, it doesn't affect us. "We compete fairly and we show when we win, we deserve it". Retweeting Radrizzani's post, Holt wrote: "needs saying Andrea".

Sports Riyad Mahrez announces shocking retirement
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez announces shocking retirement

The post announcing his retirement has been removed. "After consultations with many doctors, I chose to finish with football". "I want to thank everybody for the kindness and support they have shown me in this incredible city". Others expressed disbelief at the news of his supposed shock retirement. Thousands of fans also commented on the story on Twitter - we look at some of the posts.

Sports Le'Veon Bell Says He Will Not Sit Out This Season
Author: 0 Le'Veon Bell Says He Will Not Sit Out This Season

The franchise tag is worth $14.5 million guaranteed in 2018 for Bell. "I want to have the best statistical career that I possibly can, so I want to play in every game that I can possibly play". That's the biggest thing. According to ESPN, he wants at least $14.5 million annually on a new long-term deal. "But I'm definitely hoping for something to get done".

Sports MLB Hot Stove: Royals and Mike Moustakas reportedly working on short-term deal
Author: 0 MLB Hot Stove: Royals and Mike Moustakas reportedly working on short-term deal

But he found the interest of many other teams dimmed because a deal would have required compensation such as a loss of draft picks and/or global signing bonus allotment. It had been a foregone concussion that the cash-strapped Royals would lose Moustakas to free agency. Moustakas is the rare power hitter who rarely strikes out.

Sports Manchester City 1 - Basel 2
Author: 0 Manchester City 1 - Basel 2

City won the first leg 4-0 and unsurprisingly their manager Pep Guardiola chose to leave key players on the bench with none of Kevin De Bruyne , Sergio Aguero or goalkeeper Ederson featuring in the game. "Of course the goal he scored will be good for his confidence". Guardiola handed a second Champions League start to 17 year-old midfielder Phil Foden , who featured alongside veteran Yaya Toure , 17 years his senior.

Sports Ricciardo: Mercedes are still the top dogs
Author: 0 Ricciardo: Mercedes are still the top dogs

On day two of the second test, Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull RB14 set the fastest ever lap of the Catalunya circuit in Barcelona , nearly half a second clear of Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes . "We will still work on a few weaknesses but generally it does not feel too bad". Ferrari , on the other hand, is yet to run on the fastest compounds, with the Italian team opting to do most of their running on the soft compound tires.

Sports Follow Tiger Woods's first round
Author: 0 Follow Tiger Woods's first round

It was the old JC Penney Mixed Team Classic. He and Kelli Kuehne finished third. Woods is set to take part in this week's Valspar Championship and will look to further boost his confidence in a bid to return to his former championship winning form.

Sports Warriors star reinjures troublesome ankle
Author: 0 Warriors star reinjures troublesome ankle

For those who may not remember, before Curry became the superstar sensation that he is today, he was constantly hobbled by ankle problems early in his career. That is, until he badly rolled his right ankle lunging for a steal late in the Warriors' Dec. 4 win over New Orleans. The Warriors training staff reportedly tried to tape Curry's ankle to hopefully get him back in the game, but the team ultimately made a decision to sit Curry for the rest of the game based on Curry's performance during ...

Author: 0 King James Takes Over In Denver, Davis Rolls Ankle In Win

I'd venture to say the Sixers give him a better supporting cast than Cleveland, for what it's worth. And while we'd certainly take pieces of his game from past seasons over the current version, there is no doubt that James' mental capacity - his impossibly high knowledge of the game, combined with a Jordan-like instinct in the most important moments - has never been better.

Sports Spurs must learn from Champions League pain
Author: 0 Spurs must learn from Champions League pain

We played well but sometimes football is like this. He said the Spurs historically blow many chances at success after his Juventus squad won its second leg matchup 2-1 Wednesday at Wembley Stadium in London . "I can't sleep tonight". Never mind his players - will an FA Cup win and Champions League qualification be enough to maintain his loyalty to the club if Real Madrid or former club PSG come calling this summer? While Juventus now chases a third appearance in a final in ...

Sports Riyad Mahrez: Leicester winger says team-mates stood by him
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez: Leicester winger says team-mates stood by him

The Foxes upset Mahrez by slapping an £80million price tag on his head and rejecting multiple bids from Man City. Mahrez also confirmed that a post on his Facebook page this week saying he had retired was the work of hackers. The Italian newspaper state his performances will have "negatively impacted" his value, although we're not too sure about that, and that, with three years left on his contract, Leicester won't be in a position to ask for the same amount of money they did in the summer.

Sports Warner, Lyon spray Proteas in Durban Test
Author: 0 Warner, Lyon spray Proteas in Durban Test

Lyon has been charged with a Level 1 breach, which has seen the off-spinner fined 15 percent of his match and one demerit point added to his record. During de Villiers' dismissal, instigated by a mix-up with Aiden Markram where Warner threw at the non-striker's end and Lyon removed the bails, the Aussie vice-captain is reported to have spewed some unceremonious words at the Proteas opener.

Sports England may boycott Russian Federation 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 England may boycott Russian Federation 2018 World Cup

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has threatened to put a block on England travelling to this summer's World Cup following the alleged poisoning of a former spy on British soil. Labour MP Toby Perkins said the consequences of England pulling out of the World Cup were "absolutely massive" for the travel industry, business and "tens of thousands of supporters".

Sports Wenger rules 3 injured players out of Europa League clash
Author: 0 Wenger rules 3 injured players out of Europa League clash

If not, however, it may be the straw that breaks Wenger's back. They are unbeaten in their last six games, and will be full of confidence going into this home tie. Henrikh Mkhitaryan drove Arsenal into a 15th-minute lead with his first goal for the club, and a shellshocked Milan fell further behind before half-time as Aaron Ramsey waltzed through to score.

Sports Timberwolves sign Derrick Rose with 16 games left in season
Author: 0 Timberwolves sign Derrick Rose with 16 games left in season

The signing adds yet another Chicago Bulls carryover for Timberwolves head coach Tom Thibodeau . Drafted first overall in the 2008 NBA Draft, Rose had a strong start to his career with Rookie of the Year honors in 2009 and then the NBA MVP Award in 2011.

Sports LSU's Derrius Guice asked if he likes men at combine
Author: 0 LSU's Derrius Guice asked if he likes men at combine

I go in one room, and a team will ask me do I like men, just to see my reaction. Sure, Guice seems to have taken it in stride and believes it was just to get a reaction, but the National Football League needs to show clearer signs of progress and should avoid inappropriate and irrelevant questions moving forward.

Author: 0 Longtime UNC announcer Woody Durham dies

Durham joined his fellow Tar Heel and legendary coach Dean Smith in heaven today. "He's my favorite announcer", said Wes Durham, who followed his father's career path and was in NY calling this week's Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball Tournament.

Sports What the Texas Primaries Might Tell us About the Midterm Elections
Author: 0 What the Texas Primaries Might Tell us About the Midterm Elections

After early voting ended, the Texas Secretary of State published turnout numbers for the state's 15 largest counties. Democrats have won 39 seats previously held by Republicans . Moreover, instead of merely playing identity politics and supporting nontraditional candidates, Democrats need to understand that people vote with their pocketbooks.

Sports Thunder's Carmelo Anthony passes Jerry West on all-time scoring list
Author: 0 Thunder's Carmelo Anthony passes Jerry West on all-time scoring list

Marcus Smart was fined $15,000 for comments he made after the Boston Celtics' game against the Houston Rockets . "Nothing", he said. "Nothing at all". You have to be really solid. You can't let their shot-making affect your game . Westbrook got two all night and they didn't come until there was 1:32 remaining in the game .

Author: 0 Early title could hurt Man City's Champions League campaign, says midfielder Gundogan

The competition is ending at just the wrong time for the Norway worldwide. With games coming thick and fast for Man City, it's a rather nice headache for Guardiola to have. Leroy Sane carried the ball past a series of defenders and slipped it through to Bernardo Silva, whose low cross was ideal for Gabriel Jesus to score his first goal since returning from two months out with a knee ligament injury.

Sports Liverpool Reportedly Closing in on Thomas Lemar Acquisition
Author: 0 Liverpool Reportedly Closing in on Thomas Lemar Acquisition

Liverpool are reportedly keen on Monaco's Thomas Lemar . With that in mind Monaco may be tempted to lower their asking price for the Frenchman. The Reds' sporting director Michael Edwards subsequently held talks with the club in August but they were unable to agree on a fee and the deal broke down.