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Sports Rick Ross D-Wade Can Save Miami Heat ... 'We Goin' Back!'
Author: 0 Rick Ross D-Wade Can Save Miami Heat ... 'We Goin' Back!'

DeRozan seconded his coach's thoughts. "It was awful", DeRozan said, per ESPN . "We could have closed it out better". It was a night meant to highlight stability within the franchise. This wouldn't be the first time that the three-time NBA Champion produces an act of kindness off the court. He came off Miami's bench Tuesday to appreciative applause by the ACC crowd.

Sports Gareth Bale's agents ends all talk of Manchester United transfer
Author: 0 Gareth Bale's agents ends all talk of Manchester United transfer

He told Sky Sports recently: "What I'm getting from his entourage is that there is no intention for Gareth Bale to leave Real Madrid ". Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane insists that he is not anxious about his future at the club despite speculation linking him with a departure from the Bernabeu.

Sports Whoopi Goldberg: Mike Pence didn't show North Korea enough 'respect' at Olympics
Author: 0 Whoopi Goldberg: Mike Pence didn't show North Korea enough 'respect' at Olympics

In Wednesday's speech, Pence said the U.S. wants to make sure North Korea understands the U.S. stance and that if there is an opportunity for talks, President Donald Trump has made it clear he always believes in talking. GOLDBERG: We have to be respectful because what we do know about politicians is they end up sitting with people that you and I say well, why are they sitting with them? This image shows U.S.

Sports Steamboat Springs snowboarder Arielle Gold brings home bronze
Author: 0 Steamboat Springs snowboarder Arielle Gold brings home bronze

From there, she participated in the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics , where she became the first American female to win a gold medal. No other competitor cracked the 90 mark. Her sister was bawling as well. "I have no time to cry, " Jong Jin said . "I was trying so hard to hold the tears back because I was like, 'I can't cry right now".

Sports Froome to race in Spain despite calls to withdraw
Author: 0 Froome to race in Spain despite calls to withdraw

Chris Froome described the support he received from fellow riders on his return at the Ruta del Sol as "touching". International Cycling Union (UCI) president David Lappartient said last month that Team Sky should voluntarily suspend Froome until the investigation is complete.

Sports Manchester City rout FC Basel in Champions League round of 16
Author: 0 Manchester City rout FC Basel in Champions League round of 16

The Gunners are now eight points off the Champions League spots having already been knocked out of the FA cup in the third round by Nottingham Forest. "Getting numbers back is crucial now because we have 11 important Premier League games to play, plus the League Cup final, the FA Cup and Champions League ".

Sports LeBron James to Produce Reboot of House Party
Author: 0 LeBron James to Produce Reboot of House Party

LeBron James is about to throw the biggest house party of the century. Yesterday, King James rubbed elbows with both hip-hop mogul JAY-Z and G.O.O.D. "There's no plan for it now, but he's a fantastic actor", Carter said. He made a strong appearance in Amy Schumer's Trainwreck a couple of years ago so it's possible that he's looking to play a role in some or all of these other projects or he might simply be happy with his behind-the-scenes role.

Sports ATP reviewing claim of 'racial prejudice' against Ryan Harrison
Author: 0 ATP reviewing claim of 'racial prejudice' against Ryan Harrison

The two players clashed during a changeover during Harrison's 6-3, 7-6 victory, during which they approached each other and were told to return to their seats by the chair umpire with Young shaking his head. "I'm extremely disappointed that someone would say this in reaction to a lost tennis match", Harrison wrote. Harrison allegedly said to have told the following sentence to his coaches, referring to Sela's fans in the stands: "F**k those fucking people! Any audio of this exchange will ...

Sports Tom Brady Seems To Be Winning The Offseason Already
Author: 0 Tom Brady Seems To Be Winning The Offseason Already

Some of those interactions came from athletes, including Isaiah Thomas, Bryce Harper and Willie McGinest. "Time" documentary, admitted that the final part of the production was delayed thanks to the Patriots' Super Bowl loss throwing a wrench in the planned ending.

Sports Obama wanted 'smaller ears' in official portrait
Author: 0 Obama wanted 'smaller ears' in official portrait

The portraits were commissioned by the Gallery for Kehinde Wiley to create President Obama's portrait. Wiley, who painted Mr Obama's portrait, is an artist best known for his vibrant, large-scale paintings of African-Americans. On Feb. 12, Monday, former U.S. President Barack Obama and Former First Lady Michelle Obama visited the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery for a special occasion.

Sports Surprise! No. 10 Auburn chasing SEC title, high NCAA seed
Author: 0 Surprise! No. 10 Auburn chasing SEC title, high NCAA seed

The Tigers dropped a one-point loss at home to Texas A&M, which moved back into the Top 25 at No. 21 on Monday. Kentucky (17-8, 6-6 SEC) leads the league in 3-point defensive shooting percentage and Auburn leads the conference with 10.1 shots converted beyond the arc.

Sports Maria Sharapova knocked out of Qatar Open in opening round
Author: 0 Maria Sharapova knocked out of Qatar Open in opening round

Still the same when I go back on the practice courts, I still have things that I need to work on and I still get stuff from my dad saying move your feet, do this. Sharapova returned to tennis last April after completing a 15-month ban for failing a drug test. It will be an important week for Karolina Pliskova, who will try to defend the 470 points won previous year winning Doha title over Wozniacki who instead had earned 305 points.

Author: 0 Olivier Giroud: 'I'm proud to be at Chelsea'

Despite the huge fee the Blues would receive for the Belgium worldwide, it would be very tricky to find a player capable of replacing his ability and, as Tottenham showed after selling Gareth Bale, expensive signings don't necessarily lead to success.

Sports Mourinho Ready To Offload Two Players Following Disappointing Performances
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Jose Mourinho wants new defenders. United conceded the third fastest goal in Premier League history courtesy of Christian Eriksen's strike on their way to a 2-0 loss to Spurs at Wembley , a game which saw Jones net a own goal. So as things stand for Manchester United , the club have the likes of Chris Smalling , Phil Jones , Marcos Rojo and Victor Lindelof fit for the two spots and despite the Smalling-Jones duo failing to live up to the pressure, Mourinho has continued to pick them ...

Sports Roger Federer quietly hoping for dream return to No. 1
Author: 0 Roger Federer quietly hoping for dream return to No. 1

The Swiss will be extra motivated this week as he will dethrone Spain's Rafael Nadal from the No. 1 spot if he reaches the semi-finals. Federer famously sat the clay portion of the 2017 season out, opting instead to rest and recuperate to give him the best possible shot at winning Wimbledon .

Sports Abigail Ottinger Says Kareem Hunt 'Shoved & Pushed' Her
Author: 0 Abigail Ottinger Says Kareem Hunt 'Shoved & Pushed' Her

One police report lists Hunt as a suspect, and another police report lists Ottinger as the suspect, meaning there is a "cross complaint". Hunt allegedly sought to get them to leave upon learning they were below the legal drinking age. The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports no charges have been filed in the incident (at least at the time of this writing). That's when Hunt's accuser told police he left the apartment and shoved her .

Sports Adrien Broner arrested in Atlanta, accused of sexual battery
Author: 0 Adrien Broner arrested in Atlanta, accused of sexual battery

According to TMZ Sports , Broner was taken into custody after a woman told police he "inappropriately groped her". Adrien "The Problem" Broner was booked at Fulton County Jail the same day and was scheduled for arraignment on Tuesday. This is not the first time Broner has been in trouble with the law. In 2016, he was cited for misdemeanor battery after allegedly choking a waitress in Las Vegas.

Sports Explosion, fire cut power in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Explosion, fire cut power in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico's power grid was already vulnerable; PREPA's power plants were 44 years old on average , in contrast with the industry average of 18 years. In many cases, power workers are repairing equipment that should have always been replaced but remained online due to the power authority's long financial crisis.

Sports Former Oakland A's Pitcher Arrested With 44 Pounds Of Illegal Drugs
Author: 0 Former Oakland A's Pitcher Arrested With 44 Pounds Of Illegal Drugs

Loaiza was first stopped for a traffic infraction after leaving an Imperial Beach home. According to the sheriff's department, deputies pulled Loaiza over after spotting him driving a vehicle they believed to be involved in a drug smuggling operation, thanks to ongoing surveillance.

Sports Leader comment: Elise Christie, all of Scotland is behind you
Author: 0 Leader comment: Elise Christie, all of Scotland is behind you

Christie told the BBC: "Just in my feelings, I was knocked over". I have worked so hard for the 500m and it has been taken away from me. "I know it is short track and I am supposed to be prepared for this but it still hurts". The relatively slow time meant Christie, never the strongest of starters, was given the unenviable lane four in the final, meaning she was always going to have to switch her front-skating style and attack from behind.

Sports Former NFL Player Reveals How He Lost His Hand in Horrific Accident
Author: 0 Former NFL Player Reveals How He Lost His Hand in Horrific Accident

Former Cleveland Browns receiver Mohamed Massaquoi had his left hand amputated this past April, Massaquoi detailed in a video published Monday on The Players' Tribune . Needless to say, his hands were quite precious to him. The adjustment has been hard for Massaquoi, who played four seasons with the Browns, compiling 118 catches for 1,745 yards and seven touchdowns.

Sports Lionel Messi names two sides as 'the best' in Europe
Author: 0 Lionel Messi names two sides as 'the best' in Europe

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has admitted Manchester City could be led to glory in Europe this season by Pep Guardiola . Barcelona football star Lionel Messi has claimed that Neymar , Kylian Mbappe and Luis Suarez could all challenge him and Cristiano Ronaldo for the 2018 Ballon d'Or award, Daily Mail reported.

Sports Eagles lineman says Patriots are 'fear-based organization'
Author: 0 Eagles lineman says Patriots are 'fear-based organization'

After potential League M.V.P. quarterback Carson Wentz went down late in the regular season with a knee injury, everyone had written the team off as a bust. And on Friday, safety said on SportsCenter: "I think there are still a lot of coaches out there that don't trust the Patriots , so sometimes they'll overthink it and do some fake plays in case anybody's watching".

Sports Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma - 2/13/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma - 2/13/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Evans went 4 of 7 from 3-point range, including a fadeaway shot from the left corner that put Texas Tech ahead 79-71 with less than 2 minutes to go. Oklahoma vs Texas Tech live stream is on WatchESPN. Rayford Young, Trae's father, played at Texas Tech from 1997 to 2000 and was a baller. "But I think you've got to give our guys some credit because we contested shots".

Sports Uber will begin forcing six-hour rest breaks for busy United States drivers
Author: 0 Uber will begin forcing six-hour rest breaks for busy United States drivers

Uber's new policy is partly a public safety concern-according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration , drowsy driving causes 6,000 fatal crashes every year. The app only counts time spent on the road in "driver mode", when the driver is accepting passenger requests; it does not log or track total driving time.

Sports Steve Smith wins Border Medal for 2nd time
Author: 0 Steve Smith wins Border Medal for 2nd time

Since Smith also won the Allan Border Medal back in 2015, he joins Ricky Ponting (2004, 2006-07, 2009), Michael Clarke (2005, 2009, 2012-13), Shane Watson (2010-11) and David Warner (2016-17) as multiple winners of the award. Meanwhile, Ellyse Perry won the Belinda Clark Award for her fine showing a year ago with the double century in the historic Day-Night Ashes Test being the highlight.

Sports Venus puts US into Fed Cup semis
Author: 0 Venus puts US into Fed Cup semis

SERENA Williams made her long-awaited comeback to tennis alongside elder sister Venus after the United States sealed a decisive victory over the Netherlands in their defence of the Fed Cup .It is Serena's first competitive match since winning her 23rd Grand Slam title at the 2017 Australian Open, and the first time the sisters have played doubles together in this tournament since 2003.

Sports Katie Couric says sorry after Dutch mock 'canal skating' comment
Author: 0 Katie Couric says sorry after Dutch mock 'canal skating' comment

In regards to their talent, Couric said that the Dutch skated to work, a comment that was met with a lot of criticism - including from the U.S. Embassy in the Netherlands. Hopes have once again melted that this winter will see the staging of the near-mythical Elfstedentocht canal skating race - last held in 1997. One user jokingly claimed that Dutch use the canals in the summer to swim to grocery stores.

Sports Mkhitaryan delighted to link up with 'best friend' Auba at Arsenal
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan delighted to link up with 'best friend' Auba at Arsenal

Mkhitaryan has been particularly impressed by Ozil since joining the Gunners. The Armenian was allowed to leave Manchester United after an overall disappointing spell in the North West, despite only spending 18 months at the club since joining from Borussia Dortmund in 2016.

Sports TV station confuses Pyeongchang for PF Chang's
Author: 0 TV station confuses Pyeongchang for PF Chang's

A local news station in Chicago has apologized for running a graphic that was meant for a "satirical" news piece during its real coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympics , the Chicago Tribune reported Monday. At a high school basketball game in Cincinnati (via WLWT), a player was reportedly taunted with chants such as "P.F. Chang's", "Open your eyes" and "Go play chess".

Sports UK's first budget flight to South America leaves Gatwick
Author: 0 UK's first budget flight to South America leaves Gatwick

Norwegian has announced its plans to further expand from the United Kingdom to long-haul destinations, and is focussing on targeting business travellers. Kos believes that the United Kingdom offers "Norwegian a springboard to further expansion as we aim to become the long-haul airline of choice for passengers seeking a high-quality service at great value".

Sports OJ Simpson Gets $20K for Appearing in Secret Sacha Baron Cohen Movie?
Author: 0 OJ Simpson Gets $20K for Appearing in Secret Sacha Baron Cohen Movie?

According to new reports , Sacha Baron Cohen reportedly tapped OJ Simpson to star in his upcoming infamous prankster film and it hasn't sparked the best reactions from the families of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman . Simpson's involvement reportedly comes as part of Greed , Baron Cohen's latest film which sees him going back to donning a thorough disguise to fool members of the public.

Sports Klopp backs Van Dijk against the boo-boys
Author: 0 Klopp backs Van Dijk against the boo-boys

Mignolet, 29, has only started once in the Premier League since Boxing Day and will have to make do with a watching brief once again as Liverpool face Porto at the Estadio do Dragao in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash on Wednesday (14 February) after Klopp made a decision to do away with his rotational policy for cup competitions.

Sports Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather And Nate Diaz Battle On Twitter
Author: 0 Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather And Nate Diaz Battle On Twitter

Floyd Mayweather has continued to tease the possibility of a switch to mixed martial arts, insisting a return to boxing or a debut in the Octagon could be his next move. Plus, one of the UK's most respected reporters, Jim White - in his capacity for talkSPORT , went as far as stating Mayweather v McGregor will happen.