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Basketball fans are trolling Virginia over shaky start against Gardner-Webb

Basketball fans are trolling Virginia over shaky start against Gardner-Webb

Shades of UMBC all over again? Virginia meets Gardner-Webb in a first-round NCAA tournament 2019 South Regional game on Friday in Columbia, S.C. "We're ready to put on a show so we can talk abou...

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Richard Pitino downplays distraction of facing Louisville

Richard Pitino downplays distraction of facing Louisville

The Louisville Cardinals are -4.5 point favorites over the Minnesota Golden Gophers in this game. The Gophers were given a 10 seed in the East region. The Pitino coaching bloodlines run stro...

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NCAA Men's NCAA Tournament East Region: #14 Yale vs. #3 LSU

NCAA Men's NCAA Tournament East Region: #14 Yale vs. #3 LSU

One down, five to go. In the end, LSU was able to put away the scrappy Bulldogs with some late free throws, defeating Yale 79-74 in the 1st round of the NCAA tournament. The key to the game for ...

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Scotland must show reaction after Kazakhstan loss

Scotland must show reaction after Kazakhstan loss

Russell and Scotland will look to rebound on Sunday against Group I minnows San Marino , who rank dead-last in the most recent Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings at No. But ...

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Naomi Osaka silent over ex-coach lawsuit as Miami Open begins

Naomi Osaka silent over ex-coach lawsuit as Miami Open begins

But something that she is willing to talk about is framing her identity through the lens of her character: Osaka's drive for self-improvement and deep-seated competitive nature. I grew up watching so ...

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Bruins sign 42-year-old Zdeno Chara to 1-year extension

Bruins sign 42-year-old Zdeno Chara to 1-year extension

The deal has a base salary of $2 million with $1.75 million in performance incentives, the team said. Chara is in the midst of his 13th season in Black and Gold. Despite his age, Chara remains one o...

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Sheriff expects videos in Kraft case to be released as public record

Sheriff expects videos in Kraft case to be released as public record

As long as Kraft's case is ongoing, these videos won't see the light of day, and considering he's maintained his innocence at all turns , it could be a while before things are settled. If Kraft accep...

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Jimmer Fredette Has Agreed To A Two-Year Deal With The Suns

Jimmer Fredette Has Agreed To A Two-Year Deal With The Suns

Starting point guard Tyler Johnson has been out of commission for the past three games with a knee injury, and it was just recently announced that he will be unable to suit up yet again on Thursday ...

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LeBron James On Missing Playoffs: 'It's Not What We Signed Up For'

LeBron James On Missing Playoffs: 'It's Not What We Signed Up For'

With the playoffs out of the picture, the Lakers will enter into an offseason rife with speculation about the job security of Walton as well as the construction of the roster. He must have missed the ...

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Vols DB George Jr. arrested for punching officer | AP sports

Vols DB George Jr. arrested for punching officer | AP sports

George was in Florida because Tennessee is on spring break and the team does not have spring practice. The Knoxville News Sentinel noted from the incident report that an officer responded to a dif...

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Winx triumphs in George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill

Winx triumphs in George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill

It is expected Winx's extraordinary career will to come to an end after the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick next month. Mr Waller describes his mare as "picture perfect", but is determi...

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Australia beat Pakistan by eight wickets in first ODI

Australia beat Pakistan by eight wickets in first ODI

The win gives Australia the lead in the five-match series and has come on the back of their 3-2 series win in India earlier this month. Bereft of many of its key players, Pakistan batted first w...

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McIlroy to play in Canada before US Open

McIlroy to play in Canada before US Open

Rory McIlroy , of Northern Ireland, holds the trophy after winning The Players Championship golf tournament on March 17, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. The 29-year old global superstar from Northern Ire...

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Sane 'lucky' to escape injury after 'vicious' foul, says Joachim Low

Sane 'lucky' to escape injury after 'vicious' foul, says Joachim Low

The Germans, knocked out of the World Cup in the group stage and relegated in the Nations League past year, had only one player from their 2014 World Cup victory in the starting line-up in Wolfsburg ...

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Will Jacks Slams 25-Ball Century in T-10 Match For Surrey

Will Jacks Slams 25-Ball Century in T-10 Match For Surrey

He finished on 105 off 30 deliveries with eight fours and 11 sixes to his name. More recently, India's Wriddhiman Saha hit a 20-ball century in a club game for Mohun Bagan - striking an unbeaten 102...

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No offers yet for Jovic, insist Frankfurt

No offers yet for Jovic, insist Frankfurt

His availability on such terms has also seen the likes of Bayern Munich , Tottenham and Chelsea send scouts to watch him play this season. But Barcelona look to have moved on and decided that t...

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Spurs vs. Rockets - Game Recap

Spurs vs. Rockets - Game Recap

After the Rockets coughed up a 19-point third-quarter lead and fell into a 100-94 hole late in the fourth, Harden responded with three successive 3-pointers and a pair of drives to the basket to secur...

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Paul Pogba produces sublime assist in France win over Moldova

Paul Pogba produces sublime assist in France win over Moldova

Antoine Griezmann , Raphael Varane and Olivier Giroud scored inside 13 first-half minutes and Kylian Mbappe added the fourth goal late in the second half of the Group H encounter. Ambros netted...

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Stephon Gilmore reportedly helps Patriots free up cap space

Stephon Gilmore reportedly helps Patriots free up cap space

The move created $5.67 million in cap space . Gilmore, who was honored as an All-Pro after the season, is signed through 2021. His interception in the Super Bowl, all but clinched the championship ...

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Raptors fall to Thunder in second half of home-and

Raptors fall to Thunder in second half of home-and

Danny Green had six three-pointers and 19 points, while Serge Ibaka scored 11, and Norm Powell grabbed 11 rebound for the Raptors (51-22). Marc Gasol came back with a dunk for Toronto. The Rapt...

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Gareth Southgate praises 'electric' Raheem Sterling

Gareth Southgate praises 'electric' Raheem Sterling

He has looked like that all week in training. I'm pleased for him, it is a special night for him. His finishes there and tonight were finishes that he was just taking on without thinking too much. "Ra...

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Astros extend Bregman, Pressly

Astros extend Bregman, Pressly

The contract takes effect this season, buying out Bregman's remaining three arbitration years as well as two years of free agency. In a day dubbed "Extension Day 2019" (Tuesday March 19, 2019), Majo...

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Arizona State advances with win against St. John's

Arizona State advances with win against St. John's

Meanwhile, the Sun Devils were clicking on offense. They upset then-No. 1 Kansas in Tempe, swept archrival Arizona for the first time in 10 years and advanced to the NCAA Tournament in consecuti...

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Pakistan vs Australia 1st ODI in Sharjah

Pakistan vs Australia 1st ODI in Sharjah

Pakistan also handed a debut to seamer Mohammad Abbas , who has taken 66 wickets in his 14 Tests to date at an average of 18.66, and the 29-year-old made Finch his first ODI scalp when he had the op...

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Chris Sale, Red Sox are nearing agreement on a contract extension

Chris Sale, Red Sox are nearing agreement on a contract extension

The team has not yet announced or confirmed a deal. His extension is right at that level. UPDATE: ESPN's Jeff Passan adds if the deal is completed it would be in the range of five years and $150...

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Kyle Lowry questionable vs. Thunder

Kyle Lowry questionable vs. Thunder

After the game on Monday, Lowry told reporters he believed the play was a bit dirty by Robinson. "He grabbed me and pulled me down", Lowry said. Raptors Injuries: Kyle Lowry: day to day (ank...

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Paris Saint-Germain to sign Ander Herrera on a free transfer?

Paris Saint-Germain to sign Ander Herrera on a free transfer?

Ander Herrera remains keen on signing a new deal with Manchester United , despite interest from PSG . But there is a strong feeling among those at United and in the Herrera camp that an agreement...

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Birmingham docked nine points for breaching EFL rules

Birmingham docked nine points for breaching EFL rules

Losing nine points would drop them five places to 18th with 41 points, and leaves them five points above the relegation zone with eight games remaining. Birmingham have 14 days to decide whether or no...

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Miami Open: Rain continues to hamper proceedings

Miami Open: Rain continues to hamper proceedings

Wednesday will be a rather important day for the "new" Miami Open with the ribbon-cutting ceremony that will officially kick start the opening of the Hard Rock Stadium that has been readapted for th...

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Minnesota Takes Down Louisville In First NCAA Tournament Upset

Minnesota Takes Down Louisville In First NCAA Tournament Upset

The finished 11-of-27 from the perimeter. Tickets to the Final Four Tournament are mostly sold in bundles by the NCAA, so Ticket King says most of the open tickets will be on the resale market at ...

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Manchester United ‘confident’ of landing £80m first summer signing

Manchester United ‘confident’ of landing £80m first summer signing

Sancho has been heavily linked with a return to the Premier League following a breakthrough campaign at the Westfalenstadion, with Manchester United understood to be particularly interested in the...

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Liverpool eye up deal for Juventus star Dybala

Liverpool eye up deal for Juventus star Dybala

The report goes on to say that Liverpool FC could reach an agreement with Juventus in the coming weeks despite uncertainty about how much the Serie A champions would want for the Argentinian. The ...

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Declan Rice apologises for pro-IRA Instagram comments posted in 2015

Declan Rice apologises for pro-IRA Instagram comments posted in 2015

And still a part of the Ireland youth setup. The timing was obviously less than ideal for the young footballer, who apologised for his "naive words" this week, adding that it does "not represent who...

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Tom Izzo's biggest mistake was linking manic outburst and real-world behavior

Tom Izzo's biggest mistake was linking manic outburst and real-world behavior

Izzo was seen going toe to toe with Henry when players were walking to the sidelines during a timeout and moments later, Izzo got in Henry's face again as players stepped in to separate the two. "And ...

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Deontay Wilder to defend heavyweight title vs. Dominic Breazeale on May 18

Deontay Wilder to defend heavyweight title vs. Dominic Breazeale on May 18

I'm bringing the excitement of trouble. They always saying I'm stuck, what is my next move, but the question is, what are these other guys going to do? Espinoza called it a "premium fight and a high...

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