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Miami Heat waive Rodney McGruder in effort to dodge luxury tax

Miami Heat waive Rodney McGruder in effort to dodge luxury tax

For the 25th and likely final time, 13-time All-Star and three-time National Basketball Association champion Dwyane Wade took the floor at Scotiabank Arena. "It's a pretty short window to get ready ...

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Chelsea need to give defender Cesar Azpilicueta a rest against Slavia Prague

Chelsea need to give defender Cesar Azpilicueta a rest against Slavia Prague

Of course, if at the end of the first half we were 1-0, I wouldn't have used him'. His absence came after news broke that he had been arrested in the early hours of Monday morning - prior to Chel...

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Raiders reportedly could take first-round QB, 'very high' on Dwayne Haskins

Raiders reportedly could take first-round QB, 'very high' on Dwayne Haskins

The Oakland Raiders have a huge decision to make in the coming draft. Peter King wrote in Monday's "Football Morning in America" column that the former Buckeyes star "could plummet" and might be the...

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Grizzlies fire coach Bickerstaff

Grizzlies fire coach Bickerstaff

If that's the direction the franchise takes, it will be spearheaded by a new front office. The Grizzlies dismissed head coach J.B. Bickerstaff on Thursday, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . ...

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Rashard Mendenhall Can't Decide If Ben Roethlisberger Is Racist Or Not

Rashard Mendenhall Can't Decide If Ben Roethlisberger Is Racist Or Not

Brown pinned Pittsburgh's failure to make the playoffs this season on his former teammate's fumble against the New Orleans Saints, in a game which the Steelers lost 31-28. We'll answer our favorites w...

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Lightning drop opening Playoff Game - ESPN 98.1 FM

Lightning drop opening Playoff Game - ESPN 98.1 FM

That didn't matter, as the Lightning let a three-goal lead slip in their Game 1 loss to Columbus, 4-3 in Tampa. Great moves by Mathew Barzal, leading to the overtime goal by Josh Bailey to give the ...

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Sacramento Kings Fire Head Coach Dave Joerger

Sacramento Kings Fire Head Coach Dave Joerger

And according to Sacramento-based National Basketball Association insider Sam Amick of The Athletic , the Kings have their sights set on embattled Lakers head coach Luke Walton. He was widely expecte...

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Sterling says wouldn't walk off the pitch in face of racist chants

Sterling says wouldn't walk off the pitch in face of racist chants

The 24 year old will face his worldwide teammate Danny Rose in Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final against Tottenham Hotspur. Rose was speaking after he was allegedly subjected to taunts duri...

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Magic Johnson cites Westbrook as he shockingly resigns from the Lakers

Magic Johnson cites Westbrook as he shockingly resigns from the Lakers

Thompson views Myers as a fit for the Lakers because of his ability to manage talent and drama. "I couldn't even tweet it out to say, 'Hey, congratulations.' If I had did that, everyone would have...

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Diego Costa Hit With Severe Ban After Insulting Referee In FC

Diego Costa Hit With Severe Ban After Insulting Referee In FC

If the suspension is not appealed, the Spanish worldwide will miss the rest of the season as Atletico only have seven La Liga fixtures remaining. The Spanish authorities have now taken action handin...

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Jaguars release statement addressing Leonard Fournette's arrest

Jaguars release statement addressing Leonard Fournette's arrest

Fournette was cited for driving 37 mph in a 25 mph zone on November 17, which carried a fine of $204, per the Duval County Clerk of Courts. The a judge suspended his license December 18 and the ticket...

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Cierre Wood, former Notre Dame star, arrested after girlfriend's daughter dies

Cierre Wood, former Notre Dame star, arrested after girlfriend's daughter dies

KLAS-TV reports that Las Vegas police arrested Wood on Wednesday and added the murder charge Thursday. They are facing first-degree child abuse charges, although the details of the allegations aga...

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No decision until end of season, says Hazard over Chelsea exit

No decision until end of season, says Hazard over Chelsea exit

Ex-England national team manager Hodgson was appointed manager at Crystal Palace after four games into last season. And Real will pounce for France star Pogba if United drop back into the Euro...

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Max Verstappen picks maiden win as his best moment in F1

Max Verstappen picks maiden win as his best moment in F1

That meant it was won by USA drivers who had usually agreed to race under their own adopted rules. If not, then what do we make of the 1953 and 1954 Indy 500 victor Bill Vukovich? He never even dr...

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NFL Draft Profile: Edge Nick Bosa, Ohio State

NFL Draft Profile: Edge Nick Bosa, Ohio State

According to NBC Bay Area , draft experts believe Bosa could land with the Niners. With the 49ers having the second pick, there's a good chance Bosa will land in San Francisco - a fact Bosa cites...

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Ko holds her nerve to claim first major in California

Ko holds her nerve to claim first major in California

I don't like numbers like No. 1 or No. 2. I guess it's just expectations, that I didn't know I could live up to maybe. "I quite lost it", she said. "I won. When she made that two-hole mistake on S...

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Rohit Sharma suffers an injury ahead of the World Cup team announcement

Rohit Sharma suffers an injury ahead of the World Cup team announcement

KL Rahul opened the batting and scored 94. Joseph straight-drove Ankit Rajpoot for two runs off the last ball to ensure a thrilling three-wicket win for MI in a game which finished well past midnight...

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Tatum Hopeful For Game 1, Smart Misses Practice

Tatum Hopeful For Game 1, Smart Misses Practice

Smart was injured in a home loss to the Orlando Magic on Sunday. Fortunately for Boston, it is very deep with Kyrie Irving and Al Horford providing some much-needed stability, but against a scra...

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Rochester police help with crackdown on sex trafficking

Rochester police help with crackdown on sex trafficking

Undercover agents and investigators posed as minors or sex buyers and chatted on several social media sites with people during the sting from Thursday to Monday. "This operation is an example of the...

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Budweiser’s emotional Dwyane Wade tribute hits you right in the tear ducts

Budweiser’s emotional Dwyane Wade tribute hits you right in the tear ducts

That's because the Heat not only need to win that game and Wednesday night's clash in Brooklyn, but must also depend on other contending teams to lose their contests. The 13-time NBA All-Star had br...

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Akira Ioane gets All Blacks call, Nonu overlooked

Akira Ioane gets All Blacks call, Nonu overlooked

Outside back George Bridge and former Melbourne Rebels prop Tyrel Lomax have earned one Test cap each, off the bench against Japan past year when a virtual second XV played. One for players based in...

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Dwyane Wade Gets Emotional in Speech Before Last NBA Game

Dwyane Wade Gets Emotional in Speech Before Last NBA Game

In September, the 37-year-old announced he's retiring from the National Basketball Association after the team finishes its current season. Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce created an internet fire...

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Notre Dame's Jackie Young enters WNBA

Notre Dame's Jackie Young enters WNBA

She announced her decision on Twitter on Monday night, almost a day after the Irish lost a heartbreaking game to Baylor for the NCAA championship. Young, who will turn 22 at the end of the year, sho...

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George hits game-winner as Thunder rally to beat Rockets

George hits game-winner as Thunder rally to beat Rockets

Westbrook slid it to George, who expertly drilled the contested 3-pointer to push the Thunder ahead with just 1.8 seconds left in the game, securing the win for Oklahoma City . Short forward George...

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Rugby Australia blasts Folau over 'hell awaits homosexuals' comment

Rugby Australia blasts Folau over 'hell awaits homosexuals' comment

Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle elected not to discipline the full-back despite a number of sponsors threatening to walk away from the national team due to his comments, but she did...

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Patriots Sign TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins to One-Year Contract

Patriots Sign TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins to One-Year Contract

He logged 11 catches for 90 yards and a touchdown for Jacksonville last season before going on injured reserve in October with a core muscle injury that required surgery. Seferian-Jenkins' best season...

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NHL: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Boston Bruins

NHL: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Boston Bruins

The Lightning's playoff spot has been locked up for a month, it's top seed for two weeks. Kucherov will nearly certainly win the Art Ross Trophy as the NHL's leading scorer with 128 points (41 goals...

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Ajax Draw Juve In First Leg Of Champions League Quarter-Final

Ajax Draw Juve In First Leg Of Champions League Quarter-Final

The Dutch side have not beaten the Italians in the competition since winning the 1973 European Cup final in Belgrade (1-0). De Jong is already slated to join Barcelona next season, while 19-year-old...

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Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp reacts to Naby Keita’s performance against Porto

Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp reacts to Naby Keita’s performance against Porto

Jurgen Klopp has often emphasised on the importance of the home crowd in pulling Liverpool to victories. "I don't talk about referees or refereeing decisions", said Sérgio Conceição, the Porto ma...

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PG Tre Jones to return to Duke for sophomore season | AP sports

PG Tre Jones to return to Duke for sophomore season | AP sports

Tre Jones #3 of the Duke Blue Devils during their game at Cameron Indoor Stadium on November 11, 2018 in Durham, North Carolina. Jones was a highly-touted recruit coming from Apple Valley High Sch...

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Eden Hazard Will Refuse New Contract To Force Real Madrid Move

Eden Hazard Will Refuse New Contract To Force Real Madrid Move

But I have a very good relationship with him because, in my opinion, he's a good boy. Real Madrid are thought to be prepared to pay around 100 million pounds, (around 130 million United States dol...

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Van Dijk admits he voted for Raheem Sterling as POTY

Van Dijk admits he voted for Raheem Sterling as POTY

I just want to vote for who I think has had a fantastic season. "Virgil is just like a big brother to me". I think he has improved... Van Dijk, who bookmakers rate as favourite ahead of Sterling f...

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Virat Kohli & Smriti Mandhana Named Wisden Leading Cricketers of the Year

Virat Kohli & Smriti Mandhana Named Wisden Leading Cricketers of the Year

Virat Kohli was Wednesday named as one of Wisden's Five Cricketers of the Year and also became the first player to win the award for leading cricketer in the world in three successive years. Opener...

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Redemption! After historic loss in 2018, Virginia responds with 2019 NCAA title

Redemption! After historic loss in 2018, Virginia responds with 2019 NCAA title

Bank Stadium. First, when the Cavaliers , a 1 seed again, fell behind by 14 early to No. 16 Gardner-Webb in what seemed like a repeat of the nightmare from the year before. Their defenders were swa...

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Chicago Cubs will try to reset their season at Wrigley Field

Chicago Cubs will try to reset their season at Wrigley Field

Louis: Adam Wainwright (1-0) gave up one run and five hits in six innings, struck out nine and didn't issue a walk while throwing 100 pitches. The front office revamped a struggling bullpen earlier Sa...

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