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Phoenix gets 5th franchise in new Alliance football league

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The AAF is scheduled to kick off on February 9, 2019. There will be two playoff rounds and a championship game on the weekend of April 26-28. Orlando was the first city that joined the league, and its team, which will play its home games at UCF's Spectrum Stadium, will be coached by Spurrier. Read More »

FA Cup can be stepping stone to title, says United's Jones

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He reportedly signed the most lucrative contract in Premier League history when penning a four-and-a-half year contract at Old Trafford in January. "Not afraid to try to make things to happen, when he feels that he's not as unsafe as you'd like him to be, he drops back, he tries things, he tries to come to building-up areas". Read More »

Vikings Sign DT David Parry

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported the Parry signing Wednesday. He spent the 2015 and 2016 seasons as the Colts' starting nose tackle, appearing in a total of 32 games. Parry served a four-game suspension while on injured reserve to close out the 2017 regular season for violating the NFL's Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse and the Personal Conduct Policy. Read More »

Ronaldo on right track for Champions League final

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It'd be the season from hell. Ten days ahead of the Champions League final, Real Madrid received a timely boost on Tuesday as Cristiano Ronaldo took part in training after a lay off for a twisted ankle. "I want to challenge myself and test myself against the best players in the world and there are not many people better than the likes of Ronaldo". Gary Neville has said that he's prepared to leave Manchester to hide out in the rain-forests of the Amazon Jungle should Liverpool win the ... Read More »

Golf Program Receives Academic Honor

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The Chippewas have earned a spot in the top 10 in each of the four seasons since the program's resurrection in fall, 2014. The APR measures eligibility, graduation and retention each semester or academic term and provides a clear picture of the academic performance for each team in every sport. Read More »

Karolina Pliskova Smashes Umpire's Chair After Losing Rome Match

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No fine has been announced, and messages left with the Women's Tennis Association were not immediately returned. You couldn't really blame the former world No. And her twin sister Kristyna, world No 71, took to Twitter to defend the Czech player in the immediate aftermath of the defeat. Her fake-handshake-turned-umpire-chair-smash did quite a bit of damage when all was said and done. Read More »

Johanna Konta through to third round in Rome

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Facing one of the most unorthodox players in the game, complete with double handed forehand, Konta kept her composure when the Taiwanese upped her level in the second set. Halep needed to save four break points in her opening service game, but then reeled off 12 consecutive games to avenge her Indian Wells loss to eventual champion Osaka in March. Read More »

Josh Belk confirms Clemson transfer

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SC - who pushed hard for his pledge before Belk opted in with Clemson - is probably the program to watch now that big defensive tackle is back on the free agent market. They understand the importance of family and how important it was for Josh to be there for his people. Circumstances of Mr Belk's life have led him to request a full, unconditional release from Coach Swinney that was graciously granted by coach Coach Swinney and the (University) in a timely manner. Read More »

Justify sets off for Baltimore ahead of Preakness Stakes

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Looking to relive the high from the 2018 Kentucky Derby? He said it saves the horse. "It's his Triple Crown to lose". Seven horses are set to line up against him, including three he beat in the Derby and some new contenders. Following the PREAKNESS STAKES , TSN heads to Belmont Park in NY, to deliver the final stop in the American Triple Crown, the 150th running of the one and a half mile BELMONT STAKES on June 9. Read More »

Nick Saban Dismisses UCF National Title Claim

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But self-proclaimed is not the same as actually earning it. UCF was the only undefeated FBS team in 2017. Instead, UCF accepted a Peach Bowl bid where it defeated No. "I don't want anything that I said in an answer to have the appearance of diminishing from what they accomplished and how grateful we are to be a part of it". Read More »

Former Georgia quarterback Andy Johnson dead at 65

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He was drafted as a shortstop by the Atlanta Braves, but instead chose to play football at Georgia. A three-year starting quarterback for Georgia from 1971-73, Johnson led the Bulldogs to an 11-1 record as a sophomore when he rushed for 870 yards and 13 touchdowns. Read More »

Cavs Player Called Danny Ainge 'A [Expletive] Thief' This Season

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No matter what happens the rest of this postseason, the outlook for the Celtics has never appeared better. One of those picks belongs to Brooklyn, which finished with the eighth-worst record this season (hence the Cavs' spot in tonight's lottery).In a private moment to the side, after Lue's media availability at shootaround, Lue said he meant Ainge's entire portfolio of deals and draft picks, not just the Irving trade - which was Koby Altman's first trade as Cavs general manager. Read More »

Arteta favourite to land Arsenal job

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Arsenal are reportedly planning to accelerate their appointment of Mikel Arteta as Arsene Wenger's successor after seeing a number of other candidates drop out. Juventus manager Massimiliano Allgeri is now out of the running after pledging his allegiance to the Serie A champions, while Hoffenheim insist that their coach Julian Nagelsmann will be going nowhere. Read More »

David Tepper reaches deal to buy Carolina Panthers for record price

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According to The Associated Press, the team is being sold for an NFL-record $2.2 billion, eclipsing the $1.4 billion the Pegula family paid to purchase the Buffalo Bills in 2014. You have taken the Panthers into your hearts and made them part of this warm and supportive community. Richardson said he's confident Tepper will provide the Panthers with "great leadership in both its football and community initiatives". Read More »

Australia batsman David Warner to play club cricket during ball-tampering ban

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The cricketing fraternity was shocked when the Cameron Bancroft was caught trying to alter the condition on the cameras during the Test match against South Africa in Cape Town. "We're delighted to have him", Whitney said. But the trio was later cleared to play the grade cricket after which the club seems to have contacted the disgraced Australian batsman. Read More »

Lynn helps Kolkata sink Rajasthan in IPL

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But by his own admission, Kuldeep said he was determined to turn things around in front of the Australian spin legend, who is the mentor of Rajasthan Royals team . Having got RR out at 142, KKR stuttered at times but remained steady to overhaul the target in 18 overs. It was a great decision. Rajasthan Royals got off the block like a 100M sprinter reaching 59 for no loss in a little over four overs. Read More »

Ray Wilson, 1966 world cup victor, no more

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Having learned of his passing, Huddersfield said: "Ray is arguably the most successful and best-known player ever to pull on a Huddersfield Town shirt". After leaving Everton in 1969 Wilson moved to Boundary Park where he spent one season, making 25 appearances before finishing his career at Bradford City . Read More »

Larry Nassar Survivors Reach $500 Million Settlement With Michigan State University

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It also doesn't say how Michigan State will pay the bill. Under the agreement, US$425 million (NZ$616 million) would be paid to current claimants and US$75 million (NZ$109 million) would be set aside for any future claims. "But I also think there is so much more work to be done at that university and universities across the country". He was sentenced to 60 years in prison on child pornography charges, 40 to 175 years in prison on sexual assault charges and 40 to 125 years in prison on ... Read More »

#34 to forever belong to Thurman Thomas

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I'm still involved with the community and still involved with the Buffalo Bills". Thomas becomes just the third player in Bills history to have his jersey retired, joining Bruce Smith (No. Thomas ranks 16th on the NFL's all-time rushing list with 12,074 yards. He won the NFL's MVP award in 1991 after amassing 2,038 yards from scrimmage. Read More »

Alabama, Louisville Camping World Kickoff set for primetime matchup on ABC

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It'll be the fourth all-time meeting between the two programs, with Alabama holding a 2-1 edge in the series. The last pairing came on January 1, 1991 with the Cardinals claiming a 34-7 win in the Fiesta Bowl in Tempe, Ariz. APNewsNow.National champion Alabama will face Louisville in ABC's first Saturday Night Football game, and Miami plays LSU on Sunday night of the opening weekend of the season. Read More »

Penn State, Pittsburgh to meet in primetime

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The Keystone Classic presented by Peoples Natural Gas will kick at 8 p.m. and air on ABC. Penn State holds a 51-43-4 advantage in the all-time series, although the in-state rivals have split the first two games of the series. This will be the third contest in the current four-game series between the teams. This will be the 19th consecutive year that Penn State will play at least one regular-season night game. Read More »

Fans invited to attend AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament

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He doesn't need to win it to prove anything, but he does need to win it for myriad other reasons. Spieth lives in Dallas and has played numerous rounds at Trinity Forest Golf Club, a links-style course that opened in the fall of 2016 and will be the new home of the Byron Nelson. Read More »

Sports betting in New York: Coming soon, or not so fast?

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Three others already had laws on the books authorizing sports betting in the event of a favorable Supreme Court decision , although there likely will be more debate about the specifics. To reach this conclusion, Alito relied on the notion that there was no functional difference between requiring the state to enact legislation and banning the state from enacting legislation. Read More »

Texas, Alabama schedule home-and-home football series

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In the first game of the series, Alabama will travel to face Texas at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin on September 10, 2022. To accommodate the scheduled matchups, Texas and Ohio State have mutually agreed to postpone their home-and-home series a few more years. Read More »

Allan McGregor set to complete move back to old club

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Allan McGregor has officially returned to Rangers this afternoon - and the veteran goalkeeper looked absolutely delighted to return to Ibrox. He played all 46 league games as the Tigers finished 18th. "When the chance came, it was an absolute no-brainer, so I'm buzzing to be back", he told Rangers TV. The 25-year-old featured seven times for Brighton this past season after courageously battling back from life-saving heart surgery. Read More »

Tigers rally for win over Indians

Carpenter, who was pitching at Class AAA Toledo, has made two appearances for the Tigers this season, including one start. "Everyone comes out here and competes". Davis, though, hit a two-run double off Reininger in the sixth to give Cleveland a 7-3 lead, and he scored on Ramirez's double off Hicks' glove at first. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott backs Dez Bryant with tweet

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The latest had Bryant possibly signing with the Green Bay Packers (a rumor started by Bryant's former teammate, Jason Witten ). Baltimore is no longer an option for Bryant since the Ravens signed Willie Snead to an offer sheet and the New Orleans Saints didn't match it. Read More »

Chelsea may move for Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino

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After the club's final game of the season against Leicester on Sunday, Pochettino called on Tottenham to be "brave" and "take risks". I think if we do what we did against all the teams in the Champions League again, we have a chance of going even further. Read More »

Video Shows JR Smith's Dirty Foul On Al Horford

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Predictably, Smart was celebrated by the Celtics crowd while Smith was met with some colorful language by Boston supporters. It seemed like Smith was heading for a flagrant two for a unsafe act that could have injured Horford, but instead, all he got was a flagrant one. Read More »

UK Reportedly Agrees to Two Games with Utah

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Then the Runnin' Utes will meet Kentucky at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas the following year. A Utah basketball spokesman said an official announcement will be made by the school soon. The Utes are joined in that field by Fresno State, Grand Canyon, Hawaii, LaSalle, Miami, Northwestern and Seton Hall. The second annual Beehive Classic at Vivint Arena pits Utah against BYU on December 8. Read More »

Mark Waugh criticises India's 'selfish' day-night test refusal

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Why is the BCCI unconvinced by the day-night format, and why are Indian Cricket Bosses unsure about the day-night format of the Test cricket? Some also feel that India's refusal to play a day and night Test is because they are scared they might not register a whitewash over Australia, given that the hosts have won all their pink-ball Tests so far and have looked dominant. Read More »

Man Utd closing in on £40m lynchpin as Mourinho's first summer signing

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Fred gave interview to Brazilian TV channel SporTV on Tuesday confirming that he wants to leave Shakhtar at the end of the season, but also saying that things should only be sorted after he returns from the World Cup . Should he enjoy an impressive tournament for the Selecao, his departure from Shakhtar will likely become even more likely but also potentially more complicated. Read More »