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Derrick Rose signs with Timberwolves

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Rose, 29, was traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Utah Jazz as part of a three-team trade deadline deal last month. He played only 16 games (starting 7), due to ankle and knee issues, averaging 9.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.6 assists. Read More »

Michigan Basketball ranked No. 7 in AP; No

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That number includes teams which are now playing in their conference tournaments but are considered locks regardless of how they do this week. "I think part of the reason why the tournament is, I think, bigger today than it's ever been is because of the way we've empowered the viewer and the fan". Read More »

Pastrana y Quiroga fueron deportados de Cuba

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La joven, que preside la Red que entrega el galardón, ha acudido personalmente al aeropuerto para recibir a los exmandatarios, que viajaron a la isla para recoger el premio Oswaldo Payá en representación de la Iniciativa Democrática de España y las Américas ( IDEA ), formada por 37 expresidentes y exjefes de Gobierno. Read More »

Pitt Fires Head Coach Kevin Stallings After Disastrous Season

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Vanderbilt made the NCAA Tournament seven times in Stallings' time there, and it took some time, as the team's first March Madness appearance under Stallings came in his fifth season there. ESPN, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, and other outlets have confirmed the report. Pitt was a power, in the regular season at least, back during the halcyon days of the Big East . Read More »

Thousands gather in Florence for Italy footballer Davide Astori funeral

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The club's colours were on full display in in the city and fans held scarves as Astori's body arrived at the Basilica di Santa Croce. "The last time I saw him was on 30 December in Florence ". Marco van Basten was there representing Federation Internationale de Football Association. Juve and Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini, who was superb against Spurs, dedicated the victory to his worldwide teammate. Read More »

Early title could hurt Man City's Champs League campaign - Gundogan

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It was City's first home loss since a 3-1 defeat to Chelsea in December 2016. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola labelled his team's second-half performance against Basel as "really, really poor" and said their possession play had been largely pointless in their 2-1 Champions League defeat on Thursday morning (Singapore time ). Read More »

Bus crashes into multiple parked cars, sends them flying

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The bus was on route around 12:30 A.M. on Monday. One bus passenger was taken to a hospital. The coach continues on, forcing the first vehicle on top of the next vehicle parked in front of it. One of the vehicle owners called 911 and said the driver was on the phone before the accident. The cause of the crashes is still under investigation, and the driver will likely be cited. Read More »

Spurs deserved to beat Juventus - Son

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Football can be a cruel game and Tottenham are turning into a club who suffer more than most. At the end it is win or lose. He added: "We knew Tottenham have fantastic players, and are an incredible side, but we know they concede many chances every game". Read More »

I had no idea woman was upset, says Jackson

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Rugby is my passion. I didn't know her name. "We had the whole day sitting by the pool having a few drinks before we flew home". They flew home to Dublin that night. The court also heard that the alleged victim "followed" him upstairs after Jackson got the impression that she liked him. "I then started to touch her with my hands", he said. Read More »

PGA Tournament Odds: Valspar Championship 3/5/18

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Tiger Woods is drawing inspiration from fellow veteran Phil Mickelson's win in Mexico last weekend as he plots the latest stage of his comeback this week ahead of next month's Masters. "This is my first chance to defend a tournament so this is exciting for me", he told the PGA Tour during a live interview on the final hole of his practice round on Tuesday. Read More »

Man pleads not guilty to stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar

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The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said he faces up to three years in jail if convicted. She said a photographer working for celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck - who was providing the catering - stopped the man and seized the Oscar, before the thief disappeared back into the ball. Read More »

Maria Sharapova Loses To Naomi Osaka In First Round

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Australian 26th seed Daria Gavrilova also received a free pass through the first round and awaits the victor of wildcard Kayla Day and a qualifier. The former world No 1, and twice a victor in the California desert, Sharapova was one of the tournament's leading names after missing the last two events. Read More »

Neymar Sends Message of Support to PSG Teammates After Champions League Exit

Manchester United have again been linked with Bale after failing to land the Wales star last summer, but Zidane las night insisted he remains part of his plans. We controlled the first half tonight, but we lacked the goal we needed to make them doubt a little bit. Here are the key moments from the Round of 16 second leg encounter in Paris . Read More »

Marcos Alonso hails former FC Barcelona boss amid Chelsea FC rumours

Speaking to Spanish radio station Cope , Alonso's comments, while generic, are likely to be used as further evidence of players losing faith in Conte and looking to the next manager in line. The Premier League champions now sit fifth in the Premier League, five points behind fourth-placed Tottenham with nine games remaining. Chelsea, who lost to Manchester United and Manchester City in the last couple of weeks, have dropped to fifth in the league. Read More »

United reportedly in race for Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucouré

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According to the same story, Manchester United have now joined the likes of Arsenal , Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool FC in the race to sign the Frenchman. When asked about his future last month, Doucoure revealed he will assess his options and said: " We'll see what the state of play is in the summer and then we can ask questions ". Read More »

DeRozan's monster dunk highlights Raptors win in Detroit

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With the win the Raptors are on pace to set a franchise record and secure 60 wins. "Look at film. Look at the mistakes". "Mental health is an invisible thing, but it touches all of us at some point or another", Love wrote. As of Wednesday morning, Love said he received more than 4,000 emails and had assembled "a team" to read them all in a timely manner. Raptors power forward Serge Ibaka was ejected in the second quarter for arguing with the officials. Read More »

Nathan Lyon splits opinion with contentious AB de Villiers celebration

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Warner yelled ferociously in Markam's direction as he celebrated the wicket, while Lyon seemed to cheekily drop the ball near De Villiers before he wheeled off in delight. "Those sorts of things are not on from both sides, Smith said at his post-match press conference after Australia won the first match in the four-test series by 118 runs, completing the triumph in just 20 minutes on Mondays final day". Read More »

Best Of Twitter Trolls On Mohammad Shami's Extra Marital Affair's Rumors

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It is important to recall that the pacer's wife had taken to Facebook to share her side of the story and posted a series of screenshots to verify her claims of cricketer's extramarital affairs. Jahan alleged that Shami had relations with many women in cities like Nagpur, Indore, Bangalore and Pune. According to her, the torture was going on for a year but she chose to expose him only now because things had deteriorated after he returned from India's Tour to South Africa . Read More »

Ricciardo tops timesheets for day two of second test

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The feat aboard his RB14 under sunny, blue skies outpaced reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton (1:18.400) and his Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas (1:18.560). Ferrari enjoyed a productive day without venturing on to the tyres at the softer end of Pirelli's range, focusing instead on longer stints on the medium and soft compound tyres. Read More »

Michigan gets Big Ten title by stopping Purdue

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Now college basketball's other top conferences are heading into their tournaments. Virginia is now the unquestioned No. 1 in the AP Top 25. Automatic bids are given to the champions of conference tournaments, the one exception to this rule is the Ivy League in Division I that does not have a conference tournament. Read More »

Mariners, Suzuki finalize one-year contract

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Suzuki spent the first 11 major league seasons with the Mariners, earning 2001 AL Rookie of the Year and MVP, winning a pair of batting titles and becoming a 10-time All-Star. Seattle has significant concerns about depth in the outfield, especially after the latest injury to Gamel. Other options were available, including free agents Jose Bautista, Carlos Gonzalez and Jon Jay. Read More »

Smith: De Kock got personal with Warner

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Warner, whose batting at the top of the order has underpinned Australia's Test success in recent years, presented himself as someone who could be counted on. But Australian wicketkeeper Tim Paine has criticised South Africa about the allegations levelled at Warner saying the accusations were "blatantly untue". Read More »

NCAA hauls in over $1 billion in revenue for 2017 fiscal year

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The vast majority of the NCAA's revenue comes from the organization's television deal for its annual men's basketball tournament - rights that CBS Corp. It's now dealing with a major college basketball corruption scandal and resulting FBI investigation into college coaches and programs. Meanwhile, NCAA president Mark Emmert told Ralph D. Read More »

Liverpool's Firmino hoping for all-English Champions League quarter-final tie

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No major injuries were sustained - captain Jordan Henderson had strapping applied to his right thigh after the game, but Klopp said it was nothing more than a dead leg - and Liverpool rarely looked like conceding. The Reds made it to the second round of knockout, after a 5-0 aggregate win over Porto . However, he did not make his Champions League debut until nearly two years later in a group game at Olympiakos. Read More »

Player Was Asked at NFL Combine If He Likes Men

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Why is it a problem if someone likes men NFL? Guice revealed what he was asked during an interview with SiriusXM NFL show Late Hits . "How do you feel about that?'" The desire to stir a reaction - presumably to get past the pre-programmed responses that players are coached to provide - doesn't justify asking inappropriate questions. Read More »

Valspar Championship Power Rankings: Top ten golfers at Innisbrook

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It was held in December and was usually one of the last tournaments of the season. Among the other high-profile names competing at Innisbrook Resort's Copperhead Course, which boasts narrow fairways, tough greens and the infamous "Snake Pit", are four-times major victor Rory McIlroy , Masters champion Sergio Garcia and world number five Justin Rose . Read More »

Tennessee Basketball: Postseason Honors for the Vols

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SEC coaches have selected Tennessee forward Grant Williams is the Southeastern Conference player of the year and Volunteers coach Rick Barnes is the coach of the year . Alabama has more work to do, and Mississippi State may have knocked itself out of at-large consideration by ending the regular season with lopsided losses to Tennessee and LSU . Read More »

DeRozan's 25 points leads Raptors to ugly win over lowly Hawks

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It was the fourth time this season that DeRozan has received that honour as he was also the player of the week from November 13-18, December 18-24, and January 1-7. Toronto called their final timeout with 22 seconds left - and six on the shot clock - and got a tough 17-foot jump shot from DeRozan with 17.5 seconds left. Read More »

New York Jets: Can cap space lure Kirk Cousins in free agency?

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Recent reports , however, have Cousins leaning towards signing with the Vikings , and that would leave Denver on the outside looking in when it comes to the top quarterback in free agency. "Is he the guy when he was at Houston or the Rams, or is he the guy who played for us?" Finally, this week at the NFL Combine, Redskins Senior VP of Player Personnel, Doug Williams, pretty much said that tagging the QB wasn't something the organization had talked about doing. Read More »

Manchester City set Champions League pass record in Basel loss

As Guardiola did when they last rested him, utility man Danilo is capable of replacing Walker on the right side. Pep Guardiola is expected to make changes to his team and rest some key players, but we're still going to see a strong squad and you can not miss this one. Read More »

Bullish Daniel Ricciardo reckons Red Bull 'much closer' to Mercedes

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Mercedes and nearest rivals Ferrari are both setting the standard at winter testing as they continue to post the quickest times and the most laps at the Circuit de Catalunya. Ricciardo was forced to sit out his scheduled run in the Red Bull on Day One "because I was feeling pretty terrible" but completed 165 laps on Wednesday - the most of any driver . Read More »

Notre Dame rallies past Virginia Tech, faces Duke next

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The Hokies (21-11) missed 16-of-17 shots from the field down the stretch as the Irish took control of the game and went almost seven minutes without a basket before a 3-pointer by Nickeil Alexander-Walker with 28.6 seconds left to play. The Hokies had dominated for most of the game and the Fighting Irish couldn't hit a shot in the first half. The two sides traded baskets, moving the score to 59-55 with three minutes to play. Read More »