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While Jordan might well end up staying with the Clippers this season, another player looks far more likely to move. One of the Cavaliers' biggest weaknesses this season is their defense. The Los Angeles Lakers are keen to clear cap space to make a run at top-notch players this upcoming campaign, so now that they've got Lopez, Kuzma and Nance; Randle seems to be the most expendable asset of their frontcourt.
  • Why it is far too early to be writing off Cristiano Ronaldo

    Why it is far too early to be writing off Cristiano Ronaldo

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    Neymar , who made 123 appearances for Barcelona between 2013 and 2017, moved to Ligue 1 club PSG in 2017, becoming the most expensive signing. Is he even the second best player in the world now? " Messi is from another planet, and Neymar and Kane are the future ", said the former England captain, who spent three years at Barça in the 1980s, on the Cadena SER radio programme "El Larguero".
  • Army Parades 26 Repentant Boko Haram Terrorists

    Army Parades 26 Repentant Boko Haram Terrorists

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    The Minister said this in Maiduguri at a Special Town Hall Meeting for the military and security agencies organised by his ministry. He said the Theatre Commander was accompanied by the leader of the Cameroonian Defence Forces delegation, Brigadier General Djonkeb Frederick, the General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Major General Ibrahim Yusuf, the Chief of Staff Headquarters, Theatre Command, Brigadier General IL Akinlawon, and other senior military officers from both countries.
  • Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino: 'There is too much focus on diving'

    Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino: 'There is too much focus on diving'

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    And then we are so focused on Dele Alli . And now we are so focused on small details. "I think he is improving a lot and learning but still he must learn". The Spurs boss would go on to comment on previous occasions where the use of simulation has benefitted those who would complain of Alli's actions.
  • One manager is already preparing for life at Chelsea

    One manager is already preparing for life at Chelsea

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    The ex-Juventus coach, meanwhile, has seemed increasingly unhappy, voicing his dissatisfaction with the club's transfer policy and engaging in a bitter slanging match with predecessor Jose Mourinho. "I have a great disappointment, our performance was very bad", Conte said. Performance-wise, I didn't recognise us or myself. Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois also gave support to the Italian boss, who has 18 months remaining on his contract.
  • Chelsea stumble at Watford

    Chelsea stumble at Watford

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    By that stage, Chelsea was down to 10 men after its France midfielder Bakayoko was booked twice for challenges in the space of a few minutes before the half-hour mark. But Laxalt's late victor moved former Italian giants Genoa seven points clear of the relegation places while preventing third-placed Lazio from further consolidating a Champions League qualification spot.
  • Stats: Virat Kohli's record breaking 160-run knock in numbers

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    AB de Villiers and regular captain Faf du Plessis were both sidelined by finger injuries, De Villiers for the first three matches and Du Plessis for the series. All it takes is one good game to turn things around, and if some of South Africa's stars start contributing, its game on. South Africa playing XI: Hashim Amla , Aiden Markram (captain), Heinrich Klaasen (wicketkeeper), Jean-Paul Duminy, David Miller, Khaya Zondo, Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Lungisani Ngidi, ...
  • Deontay Wilder wants Anthony Joshua to fight in the States

    Deontay Wilder wants Anthony Joshua to fight in the States

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    Fellow Brit Amir Khan thinks Joshua should head stateside after his Cardiff date with Parker to boost his global profile. Fame and fortune is not what Parker craves though - he just wants Joshua's belts, Higgins said. In two fights previous year, Joshua drew 168,000 spectators combined to massive stadium events in the U.K. Now, he faces another significant challenge in Parker, a native of New Zealand with 24 wins, no losses and 18 knockouts.
  • Super Bowl 52: Record betting ends in slight advantage for the books

    Super Bowl 52: Record betting ends in slight advantage for the books

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    And if it is a victor, it's like (a) 1 percent (hold). "The game didn't quite go exactly the way he had hoped for, but we kind of grinded out a small win on this particular event when you consider all things", said Jay Rood, who heads sports betting operations for MGM Resorts International, where the Patriots were a 4.5 favorite.
  • Tottenham Ease Past Newport County In FA Cup Replay

    Tottenham Ease Past Newport County In FA Cup Replay

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    The FA Cup fifth round participants will be finalised this week following the replays of the drawn fourth round fixtures. Pochettino's side nearly conceded late on but Vorm denied Amond from close range, as Spurs ensured a trip to Rochdale on February 18, with Saturday's north London derby against Arsenal now the focus of their attention.
  • Celtics trade target Lou Williams nearing extension with LA Clipper

    Celtics trade target Lou Williams nearing extension with LA Clipper

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    Lou Williams has agreed to a three-year, $24 million contract extension with the Los Angeles Clippers , league sources told Yahoo Sports. With this deal, Williams is no longer eligible to be traded so any deal the Clippers make may instead include Jordan or another player on their roster.
  • Rafael Nadal to pay at Queens's club

    Rafael Nadal to pay at Queens's club

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    Nadal is expected to compete again in Mexico this month as he attempts to keep Federer from the world number one spot and will be targeting an 11th French Open title at Roland Garros in May. 1 (302). "I'm very excited to communicate that I am going to come to Queen's in 2018", said Nadal, who reached the Wimbledon final five times between 2006 and 2011, each time after playing at Queen's beforehand.
  • Billionaire Doctor Preps Deal to Purchase LA Times

    Billionaire Doctor Preps Deal to Purchase LA Times

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    For $500 million, Soon-Shiong would reportedly purchase the LA Times and the San Diego Union-Tribune from Tronc according to people familiar with the talks who were not authorized to speak publicly about the sale. Shiong is a major shareholder of Tronc and one of the richest men in Los Angeles. One of the big questions is whether Soon-Shiong will distance himself from the Times or will use it for influence or to advance an agenda.
  • Napoli protect Sarri from Chelsea

    Napoli protect Sarri from Chelsea

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    Conte has endured a hard second season at Stamford Bridge after guiding Chelsea to the Premier League title last term. Napoli are now one point clear of Juventus at the top of Serie A, with the two sides expected to fight it out between themselves for the title this season, with a gap of 13 points down to third-placed Lazio.
  • Kristaps Porzingis Out For Season

    Kristaps Porzingis Out For Season

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    Away from Porzingis' injury, the game will also be overshadowed due to a moment of individual brilliance from Antetokounmpo. He could potentially miss the start of next season as well, as we have recently seen two players only just return after tearing their ACL's last February.
  • Knicks trade Willy Hernangomez to Hornets

    Knicks trade Willy Hernangomez to Hornets

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    Willy wanted more playing time and it was pretty clear that NY was looking to move him. Hernangomez had asked to be traded out of NY due to a lack of opportunity. However, he has largely fallen out of New York's rotation this season, averaging 4.3 points and 2.6 rebounds per game in only 9.0 minutes in 26 appearances.
  • Glenn Maxwell century seals Australia T20 tri-series win over England

    Glenn Maxwell century seals Australia T20 tri-series win over England

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    Maxwell though thought a portion of the ball touched the turf. The win makes Australia two from two in the series after the team beat New Zealand by seven wickets in a rain-reduced match at the SCG on Saturday. Willey dismissed both Warner and Chris Lynn as the hosts were left struggling on 4-2 after just six balls. Rashid returned from that attack by tightening up his bowling which eventually paid dividends.
  • Quay Walker throws Tennessee hat to floor, picks Georgia

    Quay Walker throws Tennessee hat to floor, picks Georgia

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    National Signing Day took place today and every school in the country has announced their hauls for the '18 class. As unlikely as this may seem based on his ranking, Campbell isn't the most highly regarded cornerback on his high school team.
  • Pacers 22nd most valuable National Basketball Association franchise

    Pacers 22nd most valuable National Basketball Association franchise

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    Forbes says that the team's value increased 9% from a year ago based on a $1 billion renovation to Madison Square Garden, allowing the team to capitalize on new revenue streams. Given Golden State's dominance the last several seasons, the team has been able to raise ticket prices by a significant amount without encountering problems selling seats.
  • Ian Rush says Mohamed Salah is 'a joy to watch'

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    After scoring a goal and making an assist in his first Premier League game for the Reds back in August against Watford, Salah has since scored a further 27 goals in all competitions. I had two good seasons there. The departure of former Reds hero Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona last month has left a "King of the Kop" void among Liverpool's home faithful - that is until they appointed Salah as Coutinho's successor.
  • Manuel Orrego-Savala Charged with 4 Felonies Related to Edwin Jackson's Death

    Manuel Orrego-Savala Charged with 4 Felonies Related to Edwin Jackson's Death

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    Attorney's office. Orrego-Savala, 37, is an illegal immigrant from Guatemala who had been deported twice from the US, in 2007 and 2009. Orrego-Savala was transported to Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital to have his blood drawn. Trump was right to say that this was a preventable tragedy. A spokesman for Jackson's family has said his relatives are devastated and planned no response to Trump's tweets about the crash and the suspect's immigration status.
  • Sanchez avoids jail time over tax fraud

    Sanchez avoids jail time over tax fraud

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    In Spain, just sentences over two years are met with genuine correctional facility time in spite of the fact that Sanchez will be imprisoned on the off chance that he carries out a comparative wrongdoing inside the following two years. Authorities said he failed to pay almost 600,000 euros in 2012 and about 400,000 euros in 2013. The 29-year-old Manchester United forward spent three years in Spain when he was playing for Barcelona between 2011 and 2014.
  • Leicester star Mahrez set to miss Man City clash

    Leicester star Mahrez set to miss Man City clash

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    Although the offer has been acknowledged by Leicester , neither the club nor Mahrez have reached out to the players' union for aid. The former Crystal Palace chairman blasted the PFA as "fundamentally flawed" in a heated exchange with chief executive Gordon Taylor on talkSPORT on Wednesday.
  • Recruit's mom walked out of signing-day ceremony when he chose Florida

    Recruit's mom walked out of signing-day ceremony when he chose Florida

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    Dan Mullen got good news Wednesday afternoon when four-star wide receiver Jacob Copeland announced he would sign with Florida at a ceremony at his high school. But she came back to show her support. In a turn of events, Copeland's mom returned to sign the letter and embraced her son as he sobbed on her shoulder.
  • Astros, OF George Springer agree to 2-year, $24 million deal

    Astros, OF George Springer agree to 2-year, $24 million deal

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    Bob Nightengale of USA Today reported the news, noting Springer will be paid $12 million each of the next two seasons. He will receive $1.75-million if he is added to the 40-man roster. The Astros had countered at $8.5-million. The deal allows Springer to have one year left of arbitration after this current deal ends. There are still 17 more players scheduled for arbitration hearings.
  • Dirk Nowitzki Becomes 6th Player in NBA History to Reach 50K Minutes

    Dirk Nowitzki Becomes 6th Player in NBA History to Reach 50K Minutes

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    The German forward has played his entire career with the Dallas Mavericks , leading them to a NBA Championship in 2011. "It happens. I guess it kind of sums up our season". Monday will be Barnes' first game missed of the season, and with the Mavs going nowhere fast, it's likely the right call. Nowitzki finished with 12 points in 25 minutes, ending the night ranked sixth and fifth all-time in those respective categories.
  • Alexis Sanchez sentenced to 16 months, but escapes jail

    Alexis Sanchez sentenced to 16 months, but escapes jail

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    City were made to rue a host of squandered chances, most notably when Raheem Sterling missed an open goal , as Burnley salvaged a valuable point despite seeing their winless league streak extended to nine matches. Any title aspirations faded long ago. The tussle to stay in the Premier League is far tighter. In a big day in the battle to beat the drop at the bottom of the table, Southampton recorded their first win since November, 3-2 at West Brom, to move out of the relegation zone and up ...
  • Eagles gadget play sees Nick Foles make Super Bowl history

    Eagles gadget play sees Nick Foles make Super Bowl history

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    For the man expected to be the next franchise quarterback for the Eagles , it wasn't going to be the moments after Nick Foles led a 41-33 win over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots on Sunday night. But I'm not anxious about it. "I've been blessed with an wonderful platform and it's just a door God has opened, but I still have a lot of school left and a long journey".
  • West Ham eyeing Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez as Moyes replacement

    West Ham eyeing Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez as Moyes replacement

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    The Hammers, now 12th in the Premier League table but just 3 points clear of the relegation zone , fell to another hugely disappointing defeat at the weekend, with the capital outfit put to the sword by 3 goals to 1 at the Amex stadium by fellow relegation candidates Brighton & Hove Albion.
  • Chelsea players ready to fight for embattled Antonio Conte, insists Cesar Azpilicueta

    Chelsea players ready to fight for embattled Antonio Conte, insists Cesar Azpilicueta

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    A 23-year low has been hit on the back of two crushing setbacks , with the reigning Premier League champions looking a shadow of the side which swept aside all before them in 2016-17. 'Sometimes, when I had the possibility, I tried to give a window of little work for the players that I made a decision to rest. "I think Antonio has done a fantastic job and I think it would be a mistake if he were to go." Nonetheless, the precedent set under the stewardship of their Russian owner suggests ...
  • How much does Neymar get at PSG?

    How much does Neymar get at PSG?

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    Since Neymar's world-record €222 million transfer from Barcelona to PSG last summer, there have been reports in the French and Spanish media that have suggested the Brazil worldwide has regretted the move. He is very happy, very comfortable here with his team-mates. Neymar is eager to succeed here and bring titles. He makes the difference and when you see him play you don't detect what people say about him wanting to leave.
  • Knicks center Porzingis tears ACL

    Knicks center Porzingis tears ACL

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    He was eventually helped up and taken to the locker room. Porzingis is the fourth All Star to go down with a serious injury, following DeMarcus Cousins , John Wall, and Kevin Love . Injuries to other Knicks also might play a role in those plans. Porzingis had 11 30-point games this season, compared to three 30-point games in his first two seasons.
  • Sam Allardyce: Everton 'pathetic' in 5-1 Arsenal defeat

    Sam Allardyce: Everton 'pathetic' in 5-1 Arsenal defeat

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    Allardyce won three of his first four league games after taking over from Ronald Koeman in November. "You set out to block the areas Arsenal like to play in". "There was a very good performance by Swansea on Tuesday against Arsenal and we based our plan on that". Ramsey, Aubameyang , Mesut Ozil and Mkhitaryan all looked sharp and Wenger savoured the all-round display of his new-look attack.
  • Penguins, Fans Honor Fleury With Rousing Ovation At PPG Paints Arena

    Penguins, Fans Honor Fleury With Rousing Ovation At PPG Paints Arena

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    Kessel extended the lead to 5-2 a little more than three minutes later on a one-touch, backdoor feed from Malkin. The Pens went 0-for-5 on the power play, yet battled back from a 2-0 deficit in the win. He willingly chose to waive a clause that would have let him stay with the Penguins . Bruins win to close in on NHL-best Lightning DETROIT - Sean Kuraly and David Krejci scored in the second period, and the surging Boston Bruins rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on ...
  • 5 things we learned from Arsenal 5-1 Everton

    5 things we learned from Arsenal 5-1 Everton

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    The Gunners haven't won the Premier League title since 2003-04 and finished in fifth place last term. Those issues may yet resurface, but for now Wenger is keen to accentuate the positives after the eye-catching elan with which Mkhitaryan, making his first Arsenal start, and Aubameyang, on his debut, stole the show against Everton .
  • Philadelphia Eagles players to skip White House visit over Trump

    Philadelphia Eagles players to skip White House visit over Trump

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    I want to see changes in our criminal justice system. I want to see us push for economical and education advancement in communities of colour and low-income communities. Traditionally, the Super Bowl champions visit the White House. He bends down head-first into the pile and when he lifts his head back up, you can see that he has a mouthful of poop.
  • Rob Gronkowski's Home Was Robbed

    Rob Gronkowski's Home Was Robbed

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    Tom Brady will have a fully healthy Rob Gronkowski alongside him as he tries to defy both Father Time and some dubious history for prolific passers in the Super Bowl. Gronk will nearly certainly return in 2018 for the Patriots , but at least this will give Patriots fans something to distract themselves with. None of Gronkowski's personal belongings were stolen but his roommates reported that hundreds of dollars worth of items were taken.