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Embiid, who is averaging 23.8 points and 10.9 rebounds per game this season, was ranked third among Eastern Conference front court players. The voting result is an indicator of the Antetokounmpo's stellar performance for the Bucks who are now fifth in the Eastern Conference.
  • Murray pulls out of Brisbane tournament ahead of Australian Open

    Murray pulls out of Brisbane tournament ahead of Australian Open

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    And although he has done everything he can to avoid surgery on what has now become a chronic hip issue, he seems to be at the point where he's considering it - even if, as he points out, there is no guarantee of a successful outcome. "I don't really cramp a lot, so I'm actually surprised that today my body was like that", Muguruza said, adding that her calf muscles started to cramp early in the second set.
  • Stoke 0-1 Newcastle - Match Highlights from bet365 Stadium

    Stoke 0-1 Newcastle - Match Highlights from bet365 Stadium

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    When asked if his four-and-a-half-year Stoke reign was under threat, Hughes replied: "Who else is going to do it?" "In terms of the knowledge of the group and the progress in my time here, I'm the best person to do it". "I think for the last two or three weeks, the agenda within the media and lots of platforms, and social media. that is what was going to happen". Risk players that had a big part to play today? "Everybody talks about the changes we made but (Newcastle manager) Rafa Benitez ...
  • Did Nike just leak Coutinho to Barca?

    Did Nike just leak Coutinho to Barca?

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    Sport ES reported that Barcelona and Liverpool have a meeting set up for January 3. Late last night, Nike, who also run Barcelona's online store, pushed an update live on their website. Such has been the form of the attacking midfielder that his future has once again become a hot topic of discussion with countless reports suggesting that the Catalan giants may even attempt to make another move for Coutinho in the January window.
  • Man Utd's Young facing possible ban after elbow v Southampton

    Man Utd's Young facing possible ban after elbow v Southampton

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    With the pair marking each other at a corner, Young elbowed Tadic in the stomach. The 32-year-old, who has been one of United's stand out performers this season, will miss game against Everton, Derby and Stoke in the coming weeks. Swansea City defender Kyle Naughton has also been banned for three matches - for stamping on Watford's Stefano Okaka. It followed an incident in the 51st minute of Manchester United's 0-0 draw with Southampton on Saturday.
  • Manchester City vs Watford 01/02/2018 Premier League Preview, Odds & Pick

    Manchester City vs Watford 01/02/2018 Premier League Preview, Odds & Pick

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    Pep Guardiola has suggested English football needs to act to protect players after a thrilling goalless draw at Crystal Palace was marred by some heavy challenges, most notably a tackle from Jason Puncheon on Kevin De Bruyne that resulted in the Premier League's outstanding player this season being taken off on a stretcher.
  • Fox fired as Bears' head coach

    Fox fired as Bears' head coach

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    Fox's overall record in three years leading the Bears was 14-34. Fox finishes with the second least successful coaching stint in Chicago Bears history, only outperforming Abe Gibron, whose teams went 11-30-1 (.274) from 1972 to 1974. His team-building philosophy clearly centers around the NFL Draft and he emphasized that patience is required when a team is being rebuilt from the bottom up.
  • Jack Hits Tie-Breaking Free Throws, Helping Knicks Beat Pelicans

    Jack Hits Tie-Breaking Free Throws, Helping Knicks Beat Pelicans

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    He scored 14 points, including seven straight, as New Orleans got within 75-71. Anthony Davis' 3-pointer at the buzzer was no good for New Orleans (18-18). Porzingis hit an open 16-footer for a 103-101 NY lead, but Cousins tied it again by drawing a foul on Porzingis and making both free throws with 27.4 seconds left.
  • Paul Pogba's Positive Influence At Manchester United Reflected In Stunning Stat

    Paul Pogba's Positive Influence At Manchester United Reflected In Stunning Stat

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    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says striker Romelu Lukaku will miss some time after being hit in the head in Saturday's draw against Southampton . Fifty per cent is 12-and-a-half silverware, 25 per cent is around six (trophies). Carragher doubted Mourinho's coaching abilities, saying, "Have they [Man United players] improved under Mourinho?" We know that, that is why I have worked so hard on keeping clean sheets.
  • India vs South Africa: Jasprit Bumrah reveals his African adventure so far

    India vs South Africa: Jasprit Bumrah reveals his African adventure so far

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    Anushka too tweeted a post wishing her fans with the same message. We aren't thinking about the history of past series in South Africa but concentrating on winning each session and executing our strategy well. "A lot of our players have played here before. Now is our opportunity because of the average age of the group and the amount of cricket we are going to play together", reported Espncricinfo.
  • SC rallies to beat MI in Outback Bowl

    SC rallies to beat MI in Outback Bowl

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    According to Angelique Chengelis of the Detroit News , Harbaugh was asked if the Outback Bowl loss to SC was his last game at MI, but he responded, "No". All the first half scoring came on field goals, a 44-yard White kick for SC and kicks of 35, 26 and 45 by Michigan's Quinn Nordin . Parker White kicked a field goal on the ensuing drive to make it a seven-point game.
  • Huskies' Borgen, alumni Roe make Olympic hockey team

    Huskies' Borgen, alumni Roe make Olympic hockey team

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    He previously played 40 regular-season National Hockey League games with the Colorado Avalanche and the Washington Capitals. That left USA Hockey to assemble a team from college players, Europe-based pros and players on AHL-only contracts.
  • Burnley vs Liverpool, Premier League

    Burnley vs Liverpool, Premier League

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    Mane put Liverpool in front with a superb strike in the 61st minute, but when Johann Gudmundsson equalised with just three minutes of normal time left it seemed the Reds would be made settle for a point. With Chelsea and table-topping Manchester City playing later in the week, Liverpool registered their second win in 48 hours after the Estonian popped up with his first league goal .
  • 'We fought together, we won together' - Conte stresses positive Diego Costa memories

    'We fought together, we won together' - Conte stresses positive Diego Costa memories

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    Al Ahly dominated the game since its start and Mahmoud Abdel Monem known as Kahraba was Al Ahly's best player on the pitch and created many chances to score but Atletico Madrid goalkeeper, Jan Oblak saved all Al Ahly chances. "It's a challenge", he said. He was officially presented alongside fellow Spain team mate Vitolo - who signed from Sevilla in July for £35.5m - before an open training session at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium, which local media said 20,000 supporters attended.
  • Return date finally announced for Cavaliers All-Star Isaiah Thomas

    Return date finally announced for Cavaliers All-Star Isaiah Thomas

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    It was quickly noted, though, that Thomas will not be able to play in a much anticipated match-up against his former team in the Boston Celtics on Wednesday. The former Celtics star will have to wait until February 11 to face his old team in Boston. "I think we play them in February again, so I can wait and put on a show then".
  • Colts request to interview Josh McDaniels

    Colts request to interview Josh McDaniels

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    According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , the Colts have asked permission to talk with New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels . The Colts are reportedly interested in speaking to McDaniels while Patricia is thought to be a candidate in Detroit.
  • Cyborg beats Holm to retain UFC featherweight title

    Cyborg beats Holm to retain UFC featherweight title

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    One judge scored the contest by a lopsided margin of 49-46, while the other two put in cards of 48-47, which more accurately reflected the tight nature of the match-up. CONOR McGREGOR has poured scorn on Khabib Nurmagomedov's title credentials. Cyborg has an interest in fighting unified welterweight champion Cecilia Braekhus - who was sitting ringside on Saturday night to watch the fight against Holm.
  • Packers Expected to Fire Dom Capers

    Packers Expected to Fire Dom Capers

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    This is all despite the team using its first draft pick on a defensive player in each of the last six years. However, in 2011, Green Bay's defense plummeted, as it dropped to last in the National Football League and has never really recovered, failing to place in the top 10 since those first two impressive campaigns under Capers.
  • Notre Dame rallies to beat LSU, 21-17 in Citrus Bowl

    Notre Dame rallies to beat LSU, 21-17 in Citrus Bowl

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    Book 18-yard pass to Miles Boykin to the LSU 29. Notre Dame took a 3-0 lead at halftime as Yoon booted a 46-yard field goal with four seconds to go in the second quarter . No, the 2017 regular season didn't end the way Notre Dame had hoped. Derrius Guice, who was the Citrus Bowl MVP in LSU's win previous year, scored two touchdowns but couldn't lead his team to another victory.
  • Giants end dismal season with 18-10 win over Redskins

    Giants end dismal season with 18-10 win over Redskins

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    Both the Redskins and the New York Giants have had awful luck this season and will definitely be looking forward to a fresh start next year. Giants rookie Dalvin Tomlinson decked Kirk Cousins for his first career sack, then busted out an abbreviated salsa in celebration.
  • Jim Schwartz Emerges as a Favorite for Giants Coaching Job

    Jim Schwartz Emerges as a Favorite for Giants Coaching Job

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    According to Adam Schefter of ESPN , current Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz is the favorite to land in NY. Schwartz, now the defensive coordinator for the Philadelphia Eagles , is expected to interview with the Giants next week when Philly has its first-round playoff bye.
  • Pagano out as head coach of the Colts

    Pagano out as head coach of the Colts

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    Pagano's Colts hit rock bottom in 2017. Luck has now missed 26 games over the past three seasons. The Colts coaching staff hasn't necessarily done an exemplary job of developing its young players the past few years (see: Donte Moncrief, Joe Haeg), and their defense continues to be one of the worst units in football-despite Pagano being a defensive-minded head coach.
  • Houston Texans at Indianapolis Colts: week 17 preview and prediction

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    It did nothing to quell speculation whether he'll be back next season, which has been the hottest topic in town since the Colts (4-12) were eliminated from the playoffs for the third consecutive season. Jadeveon Clowney finished the best season of his National Football League career with a bang. Now, thanks to the Texans' loss to the Colts on Sunday, the Browns know they'll also have the No.
  • Eden Hazard refuses to extend contract at Chelsea

    Eden Hazard refuses to extend contract at Chelsea

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    The 26-year-old has been quite openly courted by the World and European champions for some time, although a big-money move for a left-sided forward was always unlikely with Cristiano Ronaldo occupying that role. "Not for me. These are private conversations that the player, the agent of the player must have with the club". The former Lille winger has scored eight times for Antonio Conte's side this season, assisting a further eight times across all competitions.
  • Guardiola expects up to two months out for Jesus

    Guardiola expects up to two months out for Jesus

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    De Bruyne left the field via a stretcher after Puncheon lunged in on the playmaker in the final moments of the game at Selhurst Park. The Belgian was later seen hobbling without the brace and Guardiola believes De Bruyne has escaped a potentially serious injury, but he feels Jesus might be facing a couple of months out.
  • Arsenal concede late to draw at West Brom

    Arsenal concede late to draw at West Brom

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    Referee Mike Dean deemed Callum Chambers to have handled the ball in his area illegally, presenting Jay Rodriguez with the opportunity to level the scores. Arsenal suddenly looked a little livelier in attack and Lacazette prodded a promising chance just wide of the left-hand post, before Sanchez rippled the side-netting with a dipping effort from the right.
  • Kendall Jenner slams pregnancy rumours

    Kendall Jenner slams pregnancy rumours

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    Fans were certainly perturbed by the news, but the Twitter response from the reality TV star herself should at least slow the rumor mill, unlike her sister, Kylie. I hope you've enjoyed this journey as much as I have, and am looking forward to sharing the next chapter with you. Kendall Jenner loves bagels like everyone else.
  • Harry Kane could miss game with illness - Tottenham boss Pochettino

    Harry Kane could miss game with illness - Tottenham boss Pochettino

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    In the week that Liverpool splashed out £75m to sign Virgil van Dijk from Southampton , however, Pochettino has refused to value his own star asset. massive players, great players - he achieved more than all those big names". "I think Harry doesn't have a price". "I've always said that team trophies are what I want to achieve", Kane said after the Saints clash, as quoted by The Guardian .
  • Vikings get to 13-3 for playoff bye by beating Bears

    Vikings get to 13-3 for playoff bye by beating Bears

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    The Minnesota Vikings defense forces Chicago Bears rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky to make crucial mistake causing safety. Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray powers in 1-yard touchdown. After a 31-24 loss at Carolina on December 10, the Vikings took advantage of teams playing out the string in the last three games to get set for the playoffs.
  • Odia jawan among 5 CRPF men killed in Pulwama attack

    Odia jawan among 5 CRPF men killed in Pulwama attack

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    A gun-battle between the terrorists and security forces was underway when last reports came in. With this, the number of CRPF who were killed in the encounter has reached five including the one who suffered a heart attack. The CRPF, in a statement, on Sunday said that there are possibilities of similar attacks on other camps too, CRPF IG Ravideep Sahi said that there were intelligence inputs about the possible attacks on "security installations".
  • Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles fails to impress in regular-season finale

    Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles fails to impress in regular-season finale

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    The idea was to build a little confidence and momentum to carry into the playoffs. The good news is the playoffs are about to begin, but the bad news is the Eagles offense has some serious work to do in the next two weeks. The Eagles are going to rely on their ground game and the defense, but at least they know the road to the conference championship runs through Lincoln Financial Field.
  • Texans GM Rick Smith, coach Bill O'Brien's relationship is 'toxic'

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    Obviously, this is about much more than football. This was an extremely hard decision for me to make as I love this organization and every member of this team both on and off the field. For a couple of years now, it seems like the Houston Texans have been sitting on the fence in making the decision of whether or not to fire head coach Bill O'Brien.
  • Jon Gruden Is

    Jon Gruden Is "Genuinely Interested" In Oakland Raiders Job

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    Another source close to the situation said Mark Davis always has held Gruden in high regard, from the time he coached Oakland from 1998-2001, until long after the time that Davis's father, Al, traded Gruden to Tampa. His teams missed the playoffs in five of the 11 seasons he coached and after his first year in Tampa (where he won a Super Bowl ), the Bucs fell short of expectations every campaign.
  • Tom Brady throws a block as Patriots take on Jets

    Tom Brady throws a block as Patriots take on Jets

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    The last game of the regular season for the Patriots is extremely important because they could lock up the number one seed in the AFC. Lewis finished with a season-high 26 carries for 93 yards . It's no secret that players love Bowles and his style of coaching and since they don't have to worry about him getting fired or anything at season's end, it should undoubtedly fire them up to win a big game for their coach when the odds are completely against them.
  • Guardiola may lack Kompany for City's visit to Palace

    Guardiola may lack Kompany for City's visit to Palace

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    Hodgson will face added strain on his squad due to injuries when they welcome City to Selhurst Park, just two days before Tuesday's match at Southampton . City have now moved 15 points clear at the top of the table, the highest lead entering the New Year in Premier League history. Sitting just 1 point above the relegation zone, they will be looking to take advantage of any signs of complacency from the league leaders.
  • Snow and ice warnings in place for Donegal

    Snow and ice warnings in place for Donegal

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    There is a possibility that some rural communities could become temporarily cut off. Power cuts may also occur. One of the warnings - issued this morning - reads: "Snow-ice Warning for Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Longford, Louth, Wicklow, Offaly, Westmeath, Meath, Leitrim, Cork, Limerick and Tipperary".
  • Are Analysts Bearish Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) After Last Week?

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    The stock decreased 0.61% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $50.56. Atria Invests Ltd Liability Corp owns 5,047 shares or 0.02% of their U.S. Us Bancorp De increased its stake in Pool Corporation (POOL) by 16.6% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. During the same quarter past year, the company posted $0.58 earnings per share.
  • James Harrison Makes Fiery Statement On Steelers Departure, Joining Patriots

    James Harrison Makes Fiery Statement On Steelers Departure, Joining Patriots

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    Bud Dupree weighed in on Twitter , saying that people assuming Harrison is a victim "need to fall off a cliff of get the facts". I didn't sign up to sit on the bench and be a cheerleader. "By then, I had stopped asking them [to release me]", Harrison said . Should the Patriots and Steelers meet in the playoffs, this will no doubt be a major storyline.
  • Dez Bryant Will Reject Request By Cowboys To Take Pay Cut

    Dez Bryant Will Reject Request By Cowboys To Take Pay Cut

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    Then I get frustrated by certain things and it bothers me. Bryant's last 1,000-yard receiving season was in 2014, and his 12.3 yards per reception in 2017 are on pace to be a career low. Here's why no one knew about the injury: The injury has never appeared on the injury report. Better to use their roster spots as tryout opportunities for prospects, I say.