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Sports Fantastic freshmen help No. 4 Duke blow out No. 2 Kentucky
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But Duke closed the half getting easy baskets from Barrett, off a pass from Jones, and Bolden, off a pass from Barrett, to lead 59-42 at intermission. Starting four freshmen, Duke shot 54 percent while making 12 3-pointers. His point total set a new Duke record for most points scored by a freshman in a season opener, breaking the previous record of 25.

Sports Steelers Could Tag Le'Veon Bell At QB Number In 2019
Author: 0 Steelers Could Tag Le'Veon Bell At QB Number In 2019

The running back said goodbye to Miami on Monday but still has not reported to the team. The transition tag would allow Bell to negotiate with other teams and allow the Steelers to match any offer. & that's clearly on them. According to one report, a new piece of information the star running back learned about his own situation this week has him contemplating not reporting to the Pittsburgh Steelers at all in 2018.

Sports Saints sign Dez Bryant to bolster already great offense
Author: 0 Saints sign Dez Bryant to bolster already great offense

This is a great move for the ninth-year receiver as Bryant will not be expected to be the top target in New Orleans due to the presence of third-year wideout Michael Thomas . Seeking salary cap relief, the Cowboys released Bryant after last season with two years remaining on the receiver's five-year, $70 million contract.

Sports Santiago Solari says Real Madrid win about players
Author: 0 Santiago Solari says Real Madrid win about players

After that match, he must either be confirmed as Lopetegui's replacement until the end of the season at least or return to coaching Madrid's Castilla youth team. The path forward: "If you win 5-0 there will be applause". "We are facing up with Solari as coach of Madrid", Casemiro said. Viktoria, who are now winless in 10 Champions League matches, attempted to make a good fist of it as Jan Kopic and Hrosovsky both got away shots in the opening 10 minutes of the second half that ...

Sports Sorry Liverpool slump to defeat at Red Star
Author: 0 Sorry Liverpool slump to defeat at Red Star

Daniel Sturridge , who started up front in place of Roberto Firmino , sidefooted over the bar from close range in the first half and Mohamed Salah saw his shot strike the post after halftime. Spurs face an uphill task after taking just four points from their opening four games, while Liverpool's slip-up in Belgrade has left them with plenty of work to do to qualify for the knockout stages.

Sports Man United Duo In Contention For Bournemouth Clash
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Consider for a moment what was going on 10 years ago - Manchester United were the champions of Europe and the Premier League and Bournemouth were second from bottom in League Two. We created lots of chances and deserved to score before the 92nd minute. "I started [at half-time] by saying it was impossible to play worse than we did so the second half will be better for sure".

Sports City so good or Saints so bad?
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However, it also marked Aguero's 150th goal in the Premier League. City may have taken the lead after just six minutes, as Hoedt's attempted clearance ended up in his own net, but Southampton had already been warned of their hosts' threat on several occasions.

Sports Nadal's hard-court woes continue with ATP Finals withdrawal
Author: 0 Nadal's hard-court woes continue with ATP Finals withdrawal

But he regrouped, romped to a fourth Wimbledon title the following month, a 32nd Masters in Cincinnati and then a third triumph at the US Open in September. On his page on "Twitter" Nadal reported that the early end of the season he was inclined to numerous health problems. Its once again the time of the year where the creamiest of the cream tennis players defend against each other.

Sports FFP is flawed - but City agreed to regulations
Author: 0 FFP is flawed - but City agreed to regulations

Under UEFA's "Financial Fair Play" rules, clubs must be transparent about revenues and broadly balance them against expenditure. It led to apparent threats of legal action from the club and indignation to the point where City fans still gleefully greet the UEFA anthem with a chorus of boos on Champions League nights.

Sports Late turnaround keeps Tottenham Hotspur alive in Champions League
Author: 0 Late turnaround keeps Tottenham Hotspur alive in Champions League

You must go back to Pochettino's first season in charge to find a more generous side - that team's 12.9 shots faced per game marginally higher than this season's 12.6. We are going to fight to try to be in the next stage. Striker Kane finally levelled the contest when he fired home after being teed up by substitute Fernando Llorente .

Sports Chargers release Caleb Sturgis, sign Michael Badgley
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Gordon is officially questionable on the injury report. Chris Carson started off well, but he left the game midway through the second quarter with an aggravated hip injury. The loss dropped Seattle back to even at 4-4. The run defense was bad too as the Chargers averaged 7.3 yards per carry. Seattle are the clear underdogs, so they're hoping it the size of the fight that determines this one.

Sports Cross Counter wins 2018 Melbourne Cup Flemington
Author: 0 Cross Counter wins 2018 Melbourne Cup Flemington

The 2014 race claimed the lives of two runners in favourite Admire Rakti and seventh-placed Araldo, while French mare Verema died after breaking her leg in the back straight of the 2013 edition. "RSPCA Australia has long voiced its concerns about the welfare of racehorses, including the use of inhumane devices such as whips and tongue ties, as well as the risk to injury and death during races".

Sports Red Sox Championship Defense Deservedly Rewarded With Gold Gloves
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Former South Carolina coach Bobby Richardson won five Gold Gloves with the New York Yankees. Catcher Martin Maldonado and third baseman Alex Bregman were also in the running for a Gold Glove award this year, but catcher Salvador Perez and third baseman Matt Chapman came out ahead in the award final tally.

Sports AP Source Suns buying out Tyson Chandler
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So there's no question the Lakers could use a rim protector for the minutes McGee is unable to play. James will join a young core group of players that includes 20-year-old Lonzo Ball and 23-year-olds Kyle Kuzma and Josh Hart as well as savvy veterans Javale McGee and Rajon Rondo , who like James signed with the Lakers in the offseason.

Sports Wang Qiang Stuns Muguruza to reach Zhuhai WTA Elite Trophy final
Author: 0 Wang Qiang Stuns Muguruza to reach Zhuhai WTA Elite Trophy final

While Barty flourished, Wang sprayed the ball wide and long all too often and, although she got back into the set, nothing was going to stop her opponent moving ahead. "It's been a great finish in China this week", she said. "I'm very excited that it's finished now, time for some vacation and "relax" time before we gear up for the Australian summer".

Sports Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for Red Star Belgrade v Liverpool FC
Author: 0 Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for Red Star Belgrade v Liverpool FC

Liverpool have left Swiss worldwide Xherdan Shaqiri out of the squad for Tuesday's Champions League tie at Red Star Belgrade , saying they were uncertain over what sort of reception he would receive in the Serbian capital. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp said on the club's website on Monday: "It's a situation where we will go to the fantastic city of Belgrade as a football team to play football".

Sports Deal brings National Football League outfits to Fortnite shop
Author: 0 Deal brings National Football League outfits to Fortnite shop

Gamers can add any jersey number they want to the uniforms, which will be available for male and female character builds. The NFL announced on Monday that it has partnered with Epic Games, makers of " Fortnite ", to offer NFL team outfits in the Battle Royale Item Shop starting on Friday.

Sports Marco Silva still searching for answers on Everton's best attacking options
Author: 0 Marco Silva still searching for answers on Everton's best attacking options

Everton's skipper had not found the net since before a horrific leg break while playing for Republic of Ireland against Wales last March. He told the official site, "I was out for a year so it makes it (22 months) sound a bit longer!" Everton did eventually take the lead from a Brighton corner, with Sigurdsson leading the counter-attack from inside his own half before teeing up Richarlison , who finished first time beyond goalkeeper Mat Ryan.

Sports Xherdan Shaqiri may miss Liverpool's Belgrade trip
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A decision will be made this morning before Liverpool fly out to Belgrade but, despite Shaqiri having claimed that he could handle the situation, it seems likely that he will be left on Merseyside barring a late change of heart from the manager.

Sports Raptors' Kawhi Leonard sits vs. Lakers with foot soreness
Author: 0 Raptors' Kawhi Leonard sits vs. Lakers with foot soreness

Kyle Lowry added 21 points and 15 assists as the Eastern Conference-leading Raptors recorded their eighth consecutive win over the Lakers since 2014. Nurse doesn't know whether Leonard will play Monday at Utah. Fans at courtside included Denzel Washington , Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard, Ariel Winter, middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez , New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr.

Sports Lionel Messi in Barcelona's squad to play Inter Milan in Champions League
Author: 0 Lionel Messi in Barcelona's squad to play Inter Milan in Champions League

He was among the travelling party that flew to Milan on Monday and trained at the San Siro with his teammates later in the day - although he does not yet have the green light from Barca's medical team to return to competitive action. Of course, it is necessary for Messi to recover". Suarez slotted in a cross from Jordi Alba from close range to give Barca a deserved lead in the 11th minute after they had made a flying start at a ground where they had eased to victory in their previous five ...

Sports Liverpool defender Joe Gomez: Arsenal are title contenders
Author: 0 Liverpool defender Joe Gomez: Arsenal are title contenders

He (Emery) is important. "If you see this game, you can see we are ready for the top four", Xhaka claimed after the 1-1 draw on Saturday evening. "I haven't watched it back and to be honest I'm someone who is not really interested in this kind of thing", Mane said, quoted by the Liverpool Echo .

Sports Farrell could yet be punished for controversial tackle
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England coach Eddie Jones backed Owen Farrell to avoid being cited for a risky tackle that could rule him out of next week's clash with New Zealand as he turned on his critics following a nail-biting 12-11 win over South Africa on Saturday.

Sports Jose Mourinho:
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: "Fundamental" Herrera was behind Man Utd comeback v Bournemouth

Saturday's 2-1 victory at Bournemouth was the third time in four league matches that United have recovered from a losing position, grabbing the victor in the second minute of stoppage time on this occasion. "It was one of the best first-half performances I've seen us have in the Premier League since being promoted". As games are getting tougher and tougher - I think they're closer than ever - it is often coming down to fine margins.

Sports Raheem Sterling to become 'ultimate footballer' at Man City, says Darren Bent
Author: 0 Raheem Sterling to become 'ultimate footballer' at Man City, says Darren Bent

His late goal against the Saints moved him level with David Silva and Bernardo Silva on three goals, though he is still behind Riyad Mahrez , who has four, Raheem Sterling , who has six, and Sergio Aguero , who has seven. It appeared City were capable of scoring nearly at will and a slick move saw them make it three in the 18th minute. Sane, Sterling, Silva and Aguero can be seen passing the ball amongst themselves inside the Southampton area before, eventually, losing it.

Sports Dodgers, Clayton Kershaw agree to deal
Author: 0 Dodgers, Clayton Kershaw agree to deal

The team will pay him a reported for $93 million, as well as incentives. Victor of the NL Cy Young Award in 2011, '13 and '14, the seven-time All-Star was limited to 26 starts this year because of a back injury and went 9-5 with a 2.73 ERA while striking out 155.

Sports Alisson: We’ll give blood, sweat and tears to win Arsenal clash
Author: 0 Alisson: We’ll give blood, sweat and tears to win Arsenal clash

Stephan Lichtsteiner will be expected to fill in for Hector Bellerin at right-back after the Spain worldwide picked up a thigh injury in the 2-2 draw against Crystal Palace . Xhaka moved from left-back to midfield . For Liverpool , they remain unbeaten in 10 Premier League games and now occupy second place in the league, behind reigning champions Manchester City merely due to goal difference.

Sports Jr. To Fight In December RIZIN Event
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Let's go over to Japan . Mayweather apparently isn't too anxious about the weight class. "I wanted to display my skills outside the U.S. and be in a special fight". "It was a surprise offer but I accepted without hesitation", said Nasukawa , who has a 27-0 record in kickboxing and a 4-0 record in MMA. "I would probably say this is my biggest event in life so far and I'm very happy this is going to materialize.

Sports Claude Puel to lead Leicester players for Vichai Funeral
Author: 0 Claude Puel to lead Leicester players for Vichai Funeral

The group from the club is due to return on Tuesday ahead of next weekend's visit of Burnley , the first home game since the tragedy. Monks, royal soldiers and relatives have all joined the procession to the temple in Bangkok, Thailand .

Sports Patriots smother Bills for fifth straight win
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The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the team has not disclosed the visit, which took place before the Bills hosted the New England Patriots on Monday night. AFTER THE game, coach Sean McDermott said Anderson was being evaluated, and offered no speculation, though it wouldn't be stunning if he ends up in concussion protocol.

Sports Khachanov stuns Djokovic to win his 1st Paris Masters title
Author: 0 Khachanov stuns Djokovic to win his 1st Paris Masters title

Going into the event, Khachanov had won just three of 19 encounters against players in the top 10 but claimed a fourth such scalp in a week after snapping Djokovic's 22-match winning run. "I don't want to talk about that". "All the credit to him". But throughout the match, it was Khachanov who controlled the baseline, landing his heavy groundstrokes deep in the court to push the Austrian back and control the baseline.

Sports Rodgers-Brady a spicy prime-time matchup in NFL's Week 9
Author: 0 Rodgers-Brady a spicy prime-time matchup in NFL's Week 9

How the offense rolls will depend on the availability of Gronkowski and running back Sony Michel . Brady will test Green Bay's young secondary on Sunday minus the veteran Clinton-Dix. Packers' first play from scrimmage is ... a six-yard run for Aaron Jones. With Ha Ha Clinton-Dix now in Washington, the Packers have a new defensive backfield.

Sports Talking Points From Manchester United's Win Over Bournemouth
Author: 0 Talking Points From Manchester United's Win Over Bournemouth

But Anthony Martial levelled proceedings for the Red Devils, his fifth goal in four Premier league games, before Marcus Rashford struck the victor in injury time. Former manager Ferguson was renowned for nurturing the club's young talent, and it was a former trainee in Marcus Rashford who scored the victor at the Vitality Stadium , having proven so central to this latest recovery.

Sports Liverpool draw shows Arsenal can play with top teams - Bernd Leno
Author: 0 Liverpool draw shows Arsenal can play with top teams - Bernd Leno

It wasn't Leno's first misjudgment. Mohamed Salah of Liverpool can not reach the ball as it is gathered by Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on November 3, 2018 in London, United Kingdom.

Sports Manchester United Legend Wayne Rooney Set For Shock England Recall v USA
Author: 0 Manchester United Legend Wayne Rooney Set For Shock England Recall v USA

Press Association Sport understands Rooney - who is England and Manchester United's record goalscorer - will feature for Gareth Southgate's side in a one-off appearance on November 15. His last appearance for England came in a 3-0 win against Scotland in November 2016. "We're fortunate that circumstances have allowed us to formally acknowledge Wayne's vast contribution to England in front of the Wembley crowd and against apt opponents given the recent impact he has made in MLS".

Sports Sarri reveals what Chelsea must do to surely win the league
Author: 0 Sarri reveals what Chelsea must do to surely win the league

Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri insists he has to speak to Eden Hazard regarding his fitness before picking him in the club's match day squad against Crystal Palace . "If you look at December and January, you need to change also in the Premier League because we will play every three days in the Premier League, so we also need to change in this".

Sports Andre Russell to miss T20I series against India
Author: 0 Andre Russell to miss T20I series against India

Months earlier, the Windies had also overcome the Indians in Mumbai, in the semi-final of the T20 World Cup, and Brathwaite said he was hoping for similar results in the three-match series. IPL Diaries 2018: Shah Rukh Khan Dances With Andre Russell and Other KKR Team Members . Where and how to watch the live TV coverage of India vs West Indies? The Kolkata Knight Riders star, a crowd favourite at the Eden Gardens , has been ruled out of the entire series with an injury.

Sports Djokovic revels in ‘highly improbable’ return to number one
Author: 0 Djokovic revels in ‘highly improbable’ return to number one

Cilic has beaten Djokovic just twice in 17 meetings. "I hope you have understood that the French public missed you very much", one reporter told him after his hit-and-miss but eventually comfortable win, to which Federer responded: "It was wonderful to have such a welcome from the French public".

Sports Two Potential Candidates to Replace Lakers' Luke Walton Emerge
Author: 0 Two Potential Candidates to Replace Lakers' Luke Walton Emerge

In turn, this has resulted in rumblings that things must improve soon or a change could be on the horizon. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports the meeting elevated the awareness within the coaching staff that the pressure is on to make the Lakers competitive in the near future.