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Sports LeBron Joining The 76ers Continues To Make The Most Sense
Author: 0 LeBron Joining The 76ers Continues To Make The Most Sense

He slowly dribbled toward Sixers forward Robert Covington before getting help from a Kyle Korver pick. James had a monster slam that kept it a three-point game only for JJ Redick to come down and bury a 3. Meanwhile, it's not all that surprising to see Philadelphia turn a trouncing into a knock 'em down, drag 'em out brawl. They've struggled against sub-par teams all year and while they should win, they'll have to struggle for it, especially coming off a tough game against the Cavs the ...

Sports Tim Tebow homers in Double-A debut
Author: 0 Tim Tebow homers in Double-A debut

The Sea Dogs struggled to ignite their offense, notching just four hits on their way to a 6-0 loss. On the very first pitch of his first at-bat, Tim mashed a three-run homer to right. BC-BBN-Mets-Tebow, 3rd Ld-Writethru, 990Tim Tebow's Double-A debut a smash hit, homers on 1st pitchAP Photo NYMS202, MYMS204, NYMS, NYMS, NYMS203, NYMS201, NYMS301, NYMS221Eds: Updates with new lead.

Sports Nadal levels Spain with Germany in Davis Cup quarterfinals
Author: 0 Nadal levels Spain with Germany in Davis Cup quarterfinals

After Alexander Zverev beat David Ferrer 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 to put Germany in front, Nadal hardly put a foot wrong on his return, producing 14... He is on a 22-match winning streak in singles with his only loss coming on debut for five-time champions Spain back in 2004.

Sports Klopp refuses to blame Wenger for lack of Ox development
Author: 0 Klopp refuses to blame Wenger for lack of Ox development

Oxlade-Chamberlain believes their set up under Klopp makes them contenders to go all the way to the final in Kiev. "I think back to a few years ago when he got in the England team, looked like he was going to go to the World Cup, got injured".

Sports Redskins Trade For Quarterback Kevin Hogan
Author: 0 Redskins Trade For Quarterback Kevin Hogan

Kevin Hogan was acquired from the Cleveland Browns along with the Browns No. 205 pick (sixth round) in this year's draft. DeShone Kizer , 0-15 as a rookie starter with the Browns last season, was shipped to Green Bay for safety Damarious Randall on March 9, although the deal wasn't officially announced until March 14.

Sports Hamilton receives five-place grid penalty at Bahrain GP
Author: 0 Hamilton receives five-place grid penalty at Bahrain GP

In terms of history at this track, Sebastian Vettel won in 2017 for Ferrari and Valtteri Bottas put his Mercedes on pole. Bottas starts third for Mercedes , but Hamilton will start in ninth place after a penalty. Daniel Ricciardo was fifth for Red Bull while his teammate Max Verstappen crashed in the opening part of qualifying, losing the auto under acceleration out of the tight second corner.

Sports OU Visual Arts Student Association to host first spring exhibit, 'Identity'
Author: 0 OU Visual Arts Student Association to host first spring exhibit, 'Identity'

Dow's March artist residency at Visual Studies Workshop culminates this Friday in a video exhibition called "Vision of the Voice", their first formal show of visual art. Over the past almost two years, the gallery has brought in different IU Kokomo students and hosted events showcasing artists and writers in the university's literary journal, "Field".

Sports National Hockey League announces potential Panthers-Flyers wild-card tiebreaker game
Author: 0 National Hockey League announces potential Panthers-Flyers wild-card tiebreaker game

The league announced Friday the Philadelphia Flyers and Florida Panthers will take part in a play-in game if the teams sit knotted in three separate tiebreaker categories at the conclusion of the regular-season schedule. The tiebreaking game would be played on Tuesday, April 10, with a draw to determine home-ice advantage taking place after the Panthers game against the Bruins Sunday.

Sports Woods only four back as Spieth troubles bunch up Masters leaderboard
Author: 0 Woods only four back as Spieth troubles bunch up Masters leaderboard

He suffered fractures in his left collarbone, left ankle, pelvis and a rib. Li qualified for the Masters by closing with a 63 at Royal Birkdale in the British Open last summer. Three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson is in striking range to become the oldest victor of the green jacket after a 70, Matt Kuchar shot 68 as he tries to win his first major, and Tony Finau , who dislocated his ankle Wednesday after making a hole-in-one in the Par-3 Contest, shot 68 in his first ...

Sports Klopp tells Everton to ditch 'harsh challenges' in Merseyside derby
Author: 0 Klopp tells Everton to ditch 'harsh challenges' in Merseyside derby

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp made the decision to put never-seen defender Conor Masterson on the substitutes bench for the Champions League quarter-final tie against Manchester City on Wednesday night. "If I have to say my players, "we've got to do to Liverpool what Liverpool did to Man City tomorrow", that would be the plan" he said. When quizzed on whether it is likely more Academy players will be used this weekend, Klopp said: "For young players it's not about getting the ...

Author: 0 Notre Dame senior captain Jake Evans scores game-winner in Frozen Four

MI had two power play opportunities after the Irish tied the game. He had 28 points his freshman year, 31 his sophomore year, 32 last season and, after a two-assist game against MI, 30 this year. "Nothing's for sure, but knowing I was going to have a chance to play either way this year, that was a big thing over the summer trying to get ready for it", Shepard said.

Sports Philadelphia pounds Brooklyn for 11th straight win
Author: 0 Philadelphia pounds Brooklyn for 11th straight win

Oh, by the way, the Sixers have won 12 straight. Their latest win came at home yesterday, when they punished the lowly Nets 121-95. Ben Simmons is averaging 15.8 points and eight assists while JJ Redick is averaging 16.6 points and three assists.

Sports David Warner accepts 12-month ban for ball-tampering
Author: 0 David Warner accepts 12-month ban for ball-tampering

I think the reaction back in Australia was as big as it was because the Australian public felt that the Australians players hadn't played the game in a fair way. "Today I lodged the paperwork with Cricket Australia and will be accepting the sanction handed down". It was 1 game ban on Steve Smith and no sanctions for the other two.

Sports 'DWTS' Season 26 Cast Announcement, All Athletes Rumored To Be Joining
Author: 0 'DWTS' Season 26 Cast Announcement, All Athletes Rumored To Be Joining

The rest of the cast will be revealed on Good Morning America next Friday. Kerrigan competed on season 24 of " DWTS ". She was, however, eliminated in the seventh episode. He won a bronze medal as part of the team event. Anderson won gold at the inaugural women's slopestyle at the Sochi Olympics in 2014 and repeated in Pyeongchang, making her the first female snowboarder to win multiple Olympic gold medals.

Author: 0 Conor McGregor's belt will be on the line at UFC 223

How did we get here? It's the fourth time a fight between the pair had to be called off. August 25, 2017: McGregor boxes against Floyd Mayweather in his only combat sports action since winning the lightweight title. "That makes him the man". It is unknown if it will affect his scheduled main card bout with Anthony Pettis on Saturday night. Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor left a rival with facial injuries on Thursday after attacking a shuttle bus carrying fighters from an ...

Sports Forecasters say 2018 hurricane season could be as busy as a year ago
Author: 0 Forecasters say 2018 hurricane season could be as busy as a year ago

The Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be just as busy this year, but not as destructive as the record-breaking season in 2017, researchers said Thursday. But the Sunshine State has suffered direct hits from hurricanes two years in a row, and another strong season would suggest the Atlantic Ocean remains in a period of hyperactivity.

Sports 82nd Masters underway; Tiger on the course
Author: 0 82nd Masters underway; Tiger on the course

Woods has been away from golf for much of the last few years because of his four back surgeries. "It's fun that more than 200,000 people follow this account and have no clue who is tapping out tweets", Tiger Tracker told Reuters in an email interview arranged through a Golf Channel intermediary that protected his identity.

Sports Manchester United return to U.S. for pre-season tour
Author: 0 Manchester United return to U.S. for pre-season tour

Before the worldwide break, Pogba found himself on the bench for a numbers of games, including both legs in the UEFA Champions League last 16 against Sevilla. "One has to go through these things to turn a corner". Pogba was benched for the recent FA Cup win over Brighton and Hove Albion but he returned to the starting line-up to play the full 90 minutes against Swansea City at Old Trafford on Saturday.

Sports Bayern Munich beats Sevilla 2-1 in Champions League
Author: 0 Bayern Munich beats Sevilla 2-1 in Champions League

Bayern defender Jerome Boateng, who was lucky not to have a penalty awarded against him in the first half, said they would take nothing for granted. Enjoying his third spell at the helm, Heynckes led the Bavarians to European glory in this competition in 2013, and said they must improve to lift the trophy again.

Sports Islander Track And Field Off To A Great Start In 2018
Author: 0 Islander Track And Field Off To A Great Start In 2018

Johnson placed first in the girls triple jump with a leap of 33 feet, 1.75 inches; third in the 100 meter dash in 13.51 seconds; third in the 200 meters in 28.30 seconds; and helped two relay teams to second-place finishes with provisional state qualifying times.

Sports Champions League: Barcelona vs Roma: LaLiga leaders win 4-1
Author: 0 Champions League: Barcelona vs Roma: LaLiga leaders win 4-1

Barca increased their lead with another own-goal, coming off Kostas Manolas , who tried to clear an in-coming cross which ricocheted off him and into the net on 56 minutes. A full strength squad is expected to be available for Valverde especially after Sergio Busquets returned to training. The tie soon edged away from Roma when Kostas Manolas bundled over his own line ahead of Samuel Umtiti; but the work in the build up between Messi and Ivan Rakitic , who hit the post in the first ...

Sports California teen rescued after falling in sewer system
Author: 0 California teen rescued after falling in sewer system

Sanitation workers then hurried to the location-about two-thirds of a mile from where he fell in-and found Hernandez after lifting one of the manhole covers. Immersed 11 feet underground in Los Angeles's sewer pipeline system, 13-year-old Jesse Hernandez prayed he would survive. A sanitation official said one of the cameras had showed "some hand markings on the sewer itself - inside - (and) it appears that he was trying to get out ".

Sports Former England captain Wilkins dies age 61
Author: 0 Former England captain Wilkins dies age 61

Wilkins, who won 84 England caps and was one of the most technically gifted players of his generation, had been treated in a London hospital since Friday. 825,000 - transfer fee in pounds when Wilkins was signed by Manchester United from Chelsea during the summer of 1979. Baresi said: 'I am sad to hear that (about Wilkins).

Sports Outrageous Ronaldo goal stuns football world
Author: 0 Outrageous Ronaldo goal stuns football world

Pjanic, who was unavailable as Juventus lost 3-0 to Real in the Champions League on Tuesday night, has forged a reputation as one of the world's best midfielders. I was going to say Champions League football, but, basically, football. Zidane would not divulge his plans for the starting line-up, amid speculation Isco could be left out in favour of the in-form Gareth Bale.

Sports Five of Tiger's memorable Masters appearances
Author: 0 Five of Tiger's memorable Masters appearances

This Masters will really begin when Sergio Garcia hits his first drive into the trees, bitterly declares that he will never win here, then remembers he won here a year ago. And I would have to say that our observations of these great players hitting middle and even short irons into that hole is not a momentous decision. He said he fell down the stairs of his rental home because he was wearing socks on a hardwood floor.

Sports Masters: Tony Finau 'optimistic' after grisly ankle injury
Author: 0 Masters: Tony Finau 'optimistic' after grisly ankle injury

Weirdly, it looks like he pops it back into place while he's laying on the ground, before getting back up and walking it off. As he ran toward the flag, he chose to turn around and run backward. Nicklaus - who stole the show. It was made even more extraordinary by the celebration. "I can't talk. Watching your grandson do something's pretty special".

Sports Media rights e-auction enters third day
Author: 0 Media rights e-auction enters third day

Based on Wednesday's bidding, the per match fee has already touched ₹59.14 crore compared to ₹ 43.3 crore per game in the previous contract. Star India had paid Rs 3,851 crore for 96 matches played by the Indian cricket team in India from April 2012 to March 2018.

Sports Mohamed Salah is THIS good says Reds defender Virgil van Dijk
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah is THIS good says Reds defender Virgil van Dijk

Belgium worldwide Kevin De Bruyne has been in wonderful form this season, and has also arguably been the driving force for the Citizens' impressive league run, which sees them sitting 16 points clear at the top of the table. "That's obviously not my decision". But the delay in going down meant for me it was a dive and a yellow card. "He's having an fantastic season but he needs to keep going, the season is still going".

Sports EPL: Manchester United announce 2018/2019 preseason location, fixtures
Author: 0 EPL: Manchester United announce 2018/2019 preseason location, fixtures

The Citizens can win the Premier League title if they beat Mourinho's men in the crunch derby clash at The Etihad next weekend. Speaking after United's 2-0 win against Swansea City on Saturday, Mourinho revealed he is sick and exhausted of hearing how the likes of Liverpool , Tottenham , Chelsea and Arsenal are better teams than Man United.

Sports Ian Poulter in Contention at Houston Open, Keeping Masters Hopes Alive
Author: 0 Ian Poulter in Contention at Houston Open, Keeping Masters Hopes Alive

Ryder's bogey at the short 14th gave Poulter some wiggle room, and normal service was resumed on the 11th, as he holed a seven footer to move three clear again. "I hit a great putt, good read and it obviously was very helpful seeing his putt", Poulter added. Both men played reasonable drives at the first extra hole but Hossler sent his second into the bunker before mishitting his third shot into the water, effectively leaving Poulter with three putts to win.

Sports Deontay Wilder To Joshua: I'm Ready To Fight You in The UK
Author: 0 Deontay Wilder To Joshua: I'm Ready To Fight You in The UK

Eddie Hearn , the promoter of Joshua, has previously stated that Wilder's camp have been hard to deal with and that churning out a deal may not be a totally straightforward affair. Joshua Parker said he wanted a war, but it was all about boxing finesse. If the victory over Wladimir Klitschko past year proved he had the punching power, then his points victory over Joseph Parker revealed he has the nous and, more importantly, the staying power to be viewed as the best around.

Sports De Gea to sign new Man United deal
Author: 0 De Gea to sign new Man United deal

His current deal was signed just weeks after his 2015 summer transfer to Real Madrid fell apart at the last minute on deadline day due to a clerical snafu in which both clubs blamed the other side. Till date, the 27-year old has clocked up 303 appearances for the twenty-time English champions, winning a Premier League title, one UEFA Europa League triumph along with tasting success in FA Cup and EFL Cup as well.

Sports All-Star Wall expected to rejoin Washington Wizards
Author: 0 All-Star Wall expected to rejoin Washington Wizards

John Wall added a double-double as well with 15 points and 14 assists while Bradley Beal put up 22 points. "I just wanted to come back and play as well as I could", Wall said. "As long as we got the win and I played okay, and didn't have any injuries or setbacks, I'm fine with it". "When I've had an injury in the past, I don't think about it".

Sports Commonwealth Games: Police investigating alleged sexual assault of athlete
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: Police investigating alleged sexual assault of athlete

Shooting is a sport where India has some serious pedigree at the Commonwealth Games . "We had one boxer that wasn't very feeling well and the doctor has given him an injection". Despite the CGF reporting the items were found by a cleaner, Indian team manager Ajay Narang has said his team found syringes in a water bottle outside their accommodation and he took it to the medical commission for analysis.

Sports MI halts Loyola in Final Four semifinal
Author: 0 MI halts Loyola in Final Four semifinal

MI and Loyola were two of the top teams in the country in defensive efficiency - and it played out that way as a grind-it-out affair in the first half. "I was lucky enough to have the funds to do it", Vonder Heidd said. "They believed that they belong". The bad guys, if you want to call them that, from a perceived bad league are moving on.