• Smith 'hoping' for trade from Cavs

    Smith 'hoping' for trade from Cavs

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    Smith, who hasn't played at all in 3 of Cleveland's 7 games this season and seen sharply reduced minutes in the other 4, said it wasn't just the lack of playing time, but a lack of communication about it, that bothered him. "I just worry about what I can control, worry about being a good vet to these young guys who are playing", Smith said. "It's not about me, it's not about who wants me here and who doesn't want me here".
  • Raptors' Kawhi Leonard Achieves Impressive NBA First in Win

    Raptors' Kawhi Leonard Achieves Impressive NBA First in Win

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    Philadelphia is 0-3 away from home this year, with losses to the Boston Celtics , Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks . On the defensive end, Leonard helped hound 76ers guard Ben Simmons , who had arguably the rarest of triple-doubles, with 11 points, 10 assists ...
  • Alabama, Clemson, LSU then Notre Dame?

    Alabama, Clemson, LSU then Notre Dame?

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    The CFP rankings don't include a list of other teams in consideration, such as Utah State, ranked No. 18 in this week's AP Top 25 as the top MountainWest team in that poll. OK, now let's move on to more realistic scenarios - the unbeaten teams stay unbeaten, and the victor of Ohio State-Michigan gets in after winning the Big Ten title.
  • Jose Mourinho delivers bold Premier League top four prediction

    Jose Mourinho delivers bold Premier League top four prediction

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    The Red Devils manager was accused of making "abusive and/or insulting and/or improper" remarks to a television camera after his side's dramatic 3-2 Premier League victory at Old Trafford. However, the Cherries haven't beaten the Red Devils in their next five meetings, losing on four occasions. He has also praised Everton and Juventus for their ambition in the transfer market in recent weeks and repeatedly hinted his team will find this season hard because of a lack of investment.
  • 49ers cheerleader takes a knee during national anthem

    49ers cheerleader takes a knee during national anthem

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    Beathard and had a 151.9 passer rating, the highest for a quarterback with at least 15 attempts in an National Football League debut since the 1970 merger. It was maybe the worst loss of the season for the Raiders . San Francisco defeated Oakland 34-3. Oakland has now lost four games in a row, getting outscored by 85 points during the skid, and are just playing out the string in a season that began with optimism because of Gruden's return.
  • Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne set to miss derby vs

    Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne set to miss derby vs

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    However, the Belgium worldwide sustained an issue with his opposite knee during a coming together with Timothy Fosu-Mensah, and it has left the playmaker facing another spell on the sidelines. Asked if he was anxious about the injury, Guardiola said, "I don't know right now". He will definitely be out of City's next two games, against Southampton on Sunday and Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday, though he will be helped by the November global break following the derby.
  • Jadeja spins India to series-clinching win against West Indies

    Jadeja spins India to series-clinching win against West Indies

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    Where to watch the telecast of India vs West Indies, 5th ODI live on TV? India's chase didn't begin well as Shikhar Dhawan chopped one on to the stumps against Oshane Thomas on 6 in the second over. West Indies' batting again suffered a meltdown after their below-par performance in Mumbai , when they were bundled out for 153. The Indian bowlers were on the mark right from the start.
  • Son double sends Tottenham to English League Cup quarters

    Son double sends Tottenham to English League Cup quarters

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    Davide Zappacosta's cross deflected in off Tomori's standing leg as Chelsea took the lead. Mount and Tomori are both on loan from Chelsea and Zola enjoyed the duo's performances. "Talking to the Chelsea players and their staff on the pitch, they were saying how good the way we were playing was". His side spent long periods of the game without the ball but they competed against the FA Cup holders, who are yet to taste defeat this season.
  • Novak Djokovic will return to world No 1 slot

    Novak Djokovic will return to world No 1 slot

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    Cilic and Thiem occupy the final qualification berths at present but another slot will open up if Nadal , who was due to return from a knee injury this week, is unable to compete in London. The doctor says if I try to win the tournament, the abdominal will break for sure. "When you come back after injuries, and you push a little bit, the body at the beginning some issues can happen".
  • Hamilton matches Fangio’s five as Verstappen wins Mexican Grand Prix

    Hamilton matches Fangio’s five as Verstappen wins Mexican Grand Prix

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    A furious jump off the line beat Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton to the first corner, and Verstappen was off and running toward an easy race for his fifth career victory. The team constructor's championship is still up for grabs between Mercedes and Ferrari . "He was the better one of us two", Vettel said. "He drove superb all year".
  • Former coach Lehmann calls for Smith, Warner bans to be reviewed

    Former coach Lehmann calls for Smith, Warner bans to be reviewed

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    The independent review released on Monday found that an "arrogant" and "controlling" culture within CA contributed to players cheating in the pursuit of victory. Smith, Bancroft and fellow conspirator David Warner initially thought the fuss would blow over quickly. Dyer said the initiative to campaign for the stars' return is being driven by the ACA and not the players.
  • Arsene Wenger: Former Arsenal boss will not manage in England again

    Arsene Wenger: Former Arsenal boss will not manage in England again

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    While Guendouzi's sending off will see him miss Saturday's clash with Liverpool , Emery is not anxious. He then followed Guendouzi in earning a dismissal late on for a cynical foul on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. And he has confirmed that Petr Cech will start in goal , ahead of Bernd Leno. "Overall I think it is important that the club can always continue at a very good level".
  • Broncos ‘closing in’ on deal to trade Demaryius Thomas to Texans

    Broncos ‘closing in’ on deal to trade Demaryius Thomas to Texans

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    John Elway said "three or four teams" had expressed interest in Thomas. "We were not hell-bent on trading Demaryius, " Elway said. Peters, a team captain, is now in his fourth season with the Texans and is a vital part to Houston's special teams unit which has been firing on all cylinders so far this season.
  • Eagles acquire WR Golden Tate from Lions

    Eagles acquire WR Golden Tate from Lions

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    I'll love ya forever. News broke of Tate being traded to the Eagles on Tuesday, and it didn't take him long to react to the news on Twitter . The former Super Bowl champ didn't think he'd be among the players dealt at the deadline. "Tate's 30 years old and still highly productive, but he's in a contract year so you're talking about an eight- or nine-game rental", Pelissero said.
  • Iowa, Iowa State appear in first College Football Playoff rankings

    Iowa, Iowa State appear in first College Football Playoff rankings

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    If Alabama beats LSU and reaches the SEC Championship, then falls to the Bulldogs or Wildcats, provided they finish with one loss, it could be the flawless storm that leaves MI out of the playoff, even at 12-1. But don't write off the Big 12 and Pac-12 just yet. Wazzu came in higher than we thought it would, but upon close inspection it's clear the Cougars still need lots of help to reach the top four.
  • Australia chasing 151 to beat Pakistan in final T20 game

    Australia chasing 151 to beat Pakistan in final T20 game

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    It was all downhill thereafter, even if they did manage to save the first Test, across Sports City at Dubai International Stadium, as well as a T20 win against UAE. The win is skipper Sarfraz's 10th T20 series win since taking over as captain in September 2016, including a tri-series win in Zimbabwe in July this year.
  • Team Winx 'Emotional' After Mare's Electric Record-Setting Cox Plate Victory

    Team Winx 'Emotional' After Mare's Electric Record-Setting Cox Plate Victory

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    However, that hasn't deterred punters in the slightest. "She is an Australian horse and has an adoring public following here". Winx after winning the Cox Plate . "This has been 12 months in the making, so it is a relief just to get to this day, " Waller said. He was also much better at 2400 metres on a galloping track rather than the 2040-metre scamper round the tight Moonee Valley circuit.
  • ATP roundup: Federer, qualifier Copil reach Basel final

    ATP roundup: Federer, qualifier Copil reach Basel final

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    Earlier, second seed Alexander Zverev hit a dozen of aces to reach the semis with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Roberto Bautista Agut. "It's been a magical week for me, a dream run for me", Federer said before attending his traditional post-final pizza party with the ballkids.
  • Nishikori denies Thiem to boost Finals hopes, Federer struggles through

    Nishikori denies Thiem to boost Finals hopes, Federer struggles through

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    Earlier in the day, Nishikori defeated qualifier Mikhail Kukushkin from Kazakhstan 6-4, 6-3. On Saturday, he missed three break points in the first set before finally breaking in the 10th game with an aggressive forehand victor. The 32-year-old is the first South African to reach the ATP Finals in 23 years and follows in the footsteps of compatriot Wayne Ferreira who achieved the feat in 1995.
  • Demaryius Thomas talks trade rumors after Broncos loss

    Demaryius Thomas talks trade rumors after Broncos loss

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    Denver lost 30-23 to the Chiefs on Sunday, with Thomas tallying three receptions for 30 yards in the defeat. Asked about the report after the game, Patriots coach Bill Belichick replied: "Yeah, I don't know". But in four games, Gordon has 13 catches for 224 yards and a touchdown; his first touchdown with New England, a lovely 34-yard pass, was the 500th scoring pass of Brady's career.
  • Klay Thompson Breaks NBA Three-Pointer Record

    Klay Thompson Breaks NBA Three-Pointer Record

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    Klay Thompson and Steph Curry are set to complete the three-peat this year off the strength of their three-pointers. Thompson said of his feat: 'That's what I do this for - those moments that you share with your team-mates. "But he got it going tonight to say the least". Curry scored 23. Kevin Durant had 14 points and eight assists. The Bulls also got 19 points from Jabari Parker, 15 from Cameron Payne and 13 from Antonio Blakeney.
  • Hamilton takes relaxed ride towards fifth title

    Hamilton takes relaxed ride towards fifth title

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    Vettel started from pole, but a bold move from Max Verstappen around the turns 1, 2 and 3 complex saw the Red Bull driver snatch the lead. And with Red Bull Racing also in contention this weekend it could very well see Hamilton being crowned the victor regardless of where he finishes.
  • Jacksonville Jaguars players detained in London over bill restitution

    Jacksonville Jaguars players detained in London over bill restitution

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    It looks like a few of the team's players might have gotten themselves into trouble the day before the event. While the Jaguars confirmed they were aware of what happened, they did not identify the players involved. The club dropped charges after the bill was finally settled. Moncrief and the team got the situation cleared up fairly quickly, and he was able to take a commercial flight to meet up with his teammates and take part in practice.
  • Browns head coach Hue Jackson relieved of duties

    Browns head coach Hue Jackson relieved of duties

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    The franchise fired Jackson and offensive coordinator Todd Haley in a decision announced early Monday afternoon. It will be interesting to see how the high-energy coach does leading the Browns for the rest of the season. And obviously, it had legs. "I never said I wanted to take over play-calling". As things currently stand, the state of their relationship doesn't matter and that's because they're now both out of a job.
  • Aberdeen v Rangers: Steven Gerrard reacts to SLC semi-final loss

    Aberdeen v Rangers: Steven Gerrard reacts to SLC semi-final loss

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    Lewis Ferguson netted the victor for Aberdeen in the 79 minute, to make the Light Blues wait for a trophy continue to remain at seven years and counting. "At least we're putting ourselves in a position to be criticised". "[But] that won't be our last semi-final, we'll continue to push as hard as we can to give [the fans] more days out like this.
  • Warriors troll Fergie's National Anthem performance, again

    Warriors troll Fergie's National Anthem performance, again

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    If you missed it, earlier this week, Josh Duhamel , slammed Warriors player Draymond Green for having the nerve to giggle and smirk at his ex-wife, Fergie's now infamous "Star Spangled Banner" performance. Duhamel would circle back later Friday night and accept the L - but Green let him know that the genie is out of the bottle on this one. Green replied by saying the team meant no "disrespect" to Fergie, but he's still calling on others to take part in the #fergieremixchallenge .
  • West Ham boss Pellegrini likens Diangana to Arsenal hero Cazorla

    West Ham boss Pellegrini likens Diangana to Arsenal hero Cazorla

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    Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously had reported that the helicopter of Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha crashed outside the King Power Stadium moments after Super Eagles star Wilfred Ndidi saved the Foxes' from defeat in Saturday's Premier League clash against West Ham .
  • Packers Players Furious With Ty Montgomery for Throwing Tantrum and Disobeying Coaches

    Packers Players Furious With Ty Montgomery for Throwing Tantrum and Disobeying Coaches

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    Gurley ran 17 yards for a key first down and stopped before reaching the end zone in the final seconds - probably enraging his fantasy owners, but allowing the Rams to run out the clock. A win for Aaron Rodgers and Co. would make a statement to the league and the NFC that the Packers still are a contender to take seriously. "All you gotta do is give him the ball, and you know what's gonna happen".
  • Christian Eriksen returns to action for Spurs

    Christian Eriksen returns to action for Spurs

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    Danny Rose, Jan Vertonghen and Dele Alli are all out with injuries for Tottenham's Champions League match with PSV Eindhoven , manager Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed. "Also, with my team-mates, we have really good relations so I'm happy to stay here for four more years". He played a crucial role in their first goal, as his delightfully weighted ball found Kieran Trippier , who in turn found Lucas to apply the finish.
  • Jose Mourinho warns Paul Pogba to change his penalty-taking technique

    Jose Mourinho warns Paul Pogba to change his penalty-taking technique

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    Pogba baby-stepped his way up to the ball in near slow-motion, taking an incredible 26 steps before making contact with the ball... "We can make mistakes on the pitch", said the Spaniard. Everton manager Marco Silva lamented the flashpoint as a turning point in the game and believes his side did not deserve to walk away empty-handed.
  • National & World Sports, Donald dominates in Rams 39-10 victory over 49ers

    National & World Sports, Donald dominates in Rams 39-10 victory over 49ers

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    In parts of seven games this season, Colbert posted 20 tackles and a pass defended. Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald , left, celebrates with defensive tackle Michael Brockers (90) during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Oct.
  • Jaguars detained in London over dispute of bar bill

    Jaguars detained in London over dispute of bar bill

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    Sunday's game at Wembley Stadium, which will mark the NFL's third and final game in London this season, will be the Jaguars' sixth in Europe since the National Football League began hosting games there. He contends that expensive bottles of alcohol were being sent to the players' table, and that they thought someone else was paying for them. When the bill arrived, the players refused to pay it, believing that is not what they owed.
  • Finau three clear at WGC-HSBC Champions, misery for McIlroy

    Finau three clear at WGC-HSBC Champions, misery for McIlroy

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    Englishman Rose turned in 33 to open up a one-shot lead at Sheshan International Golf Club. Finau had led by three overnight at 11 under but was 2 over through 12 on Saturday and saw Rose - who is looking to become only the second man after Tiger Woods to retain a World Golf Championships title - take charge atop the leaderboard.
  • Red Sox Notch Game 2 World Series Win Over Dodgers

    Red Sox Notch Game 2 World Series Win Over Dodgers

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    Chris Taylor drew a walk to load the bases with nobody out and the Price who opened Game 2 of the American League Division Series against the Yankees would have been in serious trouble. That being said, there is a fair amount of pressure on the Dodgers in Wednesday's Game 2. "It's just trying to get used to it", he said. Dodgers lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu quickly set down Boston , breezing through the top of the order.
  • James Harden, James Ennis, Nenê All to Miss Multiple Games

    James Harden, James Ennis, Nenê All to Miss Multiple Games

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    Harden, who missed seven games last season with a grade two hamstring strain, told reporters after Wednesday's game that this injury was not as severe. Like Sam Amick said above, he will be re-evaluated in the next two weeks. Paul had 12 points and eight assists against his former team in his return after serving a two-game suspension for his role in a fight with Lakers guard Rajon Rondo .
  • Svitolina eyes Grand Slam success after Singapore triumph

    Svitolina eyes Grand Slam success after Singapore triumph

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    The Ukrainian advances to meet either versatile American Sloane Stephens or big-hitting Czech Karolina Pliskova , who face off later on Saturday, in the final of the season-ending event being played in Singapore for a fifth and final time.
  • Pogba admits he may have to alter penalty approach after Pickford save

    Pogba admits he may have to alter penalty approach after Pickford save

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    When Pogba strode up to take the penalty, he performed his by-now familiar routine of making a series of stuttering steps - no fewer than 26 in total - before seeing his shot stopped magnificently by the Everton keeper. "I am doing my best to help the team". United looked a different proposition without the big striker, pouring forward into open spaces and playing the kind of exciting, attacking football rarely seen under its pragmatic manager, Jose Mourinho .
  • DeMarcus Cousins: Golden State Warriors player sent off despite already being injured

    DeMarcus Cousins: Golden State Warriors player sent off despite already being injured

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    The enigmatic center, who has been on the end of many ejections and technical fouls throughout his National Basketball Association career, was thrown out of Madison Square Garden from the bench while wearing street clothes. Second, Cousins then was warned by official Scott Foster to stop talking to Kanter. But the big man got involved some controversy was ejected against the Knicks after rowing with the referee Scott Foster from the bench and he received a technical.
  • Tottenham's new stadium will not be ready until next year

    Tottenham's new stadium will not be ready until next year

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    A slightly bobbly pitch, possibly on a wet surface, usually increases the chances of errors and cards being shown from my experience and I'm happy to add Over 40 Points (Evens in the Bookings Odds market) to my Same Game Multi wager along with Over 10.5 Corners, for a combined price just norther of 11/4.
  • 'Car crash in slow motion': Aussies crushed by Pakistan

    'Car crash in slow motion': Aussies crushed by Pakistan

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    Beth Mooney, who donned the role of a finisher in the ODI series, opened alongside Alyssa Healy and helped Australia get off to a flying start. Nathan Coulter-Nile top scored for Australia with 34 and helped the Aussies go past their previous lowest T20 score of 79 made against England at Southampton in 2005.
  • Resilient Kerber overcomes Osaka as Stephens wins again

    Resilient Kerber overcomes Osaka as Stephens wins again

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    Kvitova had lost her opening two matches and knew that only a straight-sets victory would give her any chance of advancing, but Pliskova stayed calm and focused to record a first win over her compatriot in four attempts. In the late match, Sloane Stephens continued her dream debut at the eight-woman event when the American moved to the brink of the semifinals after she rallied for a 7-6 (7-4), 2-6, 6-3 victory over fellow tournament rookie Bertens .