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Sports Spurs 'Tried Really, Really Hard to Get' Kyrie Irving
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After last night's loss 102-88 loss to Boston Celtics , the Cavs are in a skid of sorts, having dropped five of their last seven games. "I think they were a threat past year", James said, keeping his face stone straight to suggest a deeper meaning.

Sports Katie Nolan comments that Trump is a 'stupid person' were 'inappropriate'
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ESPN's newest star Katie Nolan called President Donald Trump "a f***ing stupid person" on a podcast for Viceland this week, testing the boundaries of the sports network's policies on political commentary from their on-air employees. A few seconds earlier she had referred to Trump in language that was bleeped out. ESPN hired Nolan on October 16. This is of course quite different than the reaction to SC6host Jemele Hill, who was suspended for two weeks last fall after calling Trump a ...

Author: 0 Queen's granddaughter expecting second child

A spokesperson for the palace said the Queen and the Royal family were "very pleased" to hear the news. The happy news follows the couple's sad announcement previous year that they had lost a baby . "You'll never be able to see her there because she disappears in a puff of smoke", he told The Sunday Times . Tindall's husband previously revealed that it was their daughter who helped them through the heartbreaking loss of their earlier pregnancy.

Sports Raiders concerned about how Derek Carr will get along with Jon Gruden
Author: 0 Raiders concerned about how Derek Carr will get along with Jon Gruden

The Raiders fired Del Rio following a disappointing six-win season and talk immediately turned to Gruden, who has been out of coaching since being fired by Tampa Bay following the 2008 season. The Buccaneers went 12-4 in his first season and finished 57-55 with three playoff appearances in Gruden's seven seasons. Gruden, who was hired by ESPN in 2009, reportedly already has made some key hires to his coaching staff.

Sports Everton Sign Turkey Striker Cenk Tosun
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It is thought that Allardyce is attempting to push through a deal for the Turkish striker in time for tonight's crucial Merseyside FA Cup derby clash. "The Tottenham game will be the first game I am available for and I'm very excited about it already", he said. They can help me score goals. I hope they can make a lot of assists for me! The former-Blackburn Rovers man has a wealth of experience in the Premier League but Allardyce and Everton are likely to face fierce competition for his ...

Sports Jesse Lingard Leads Manchester United to FA Cup Win vs. Derby County
Author: 0 Jesse Lingard Leads Manchester United to FA Cup Win vs. Derby County

Anthony Martial combined well with Lukaku on the counter in stoppage time to ensure of the victory and make it two games, two wins and two clean sheets to kick-off 2018. The wonder strike saved United's blushes with just six minutes remaining, while also equalling Lingard's scoring tally from his previous three seasons, per Luckhurst .

Sports Conor McGregor, Showtime's Stephen Espinoza bicker over 'Money Fight' numbers
Author: 0 Conor McGregor, Showtime's Stephen Espinoza bicker over 'Money Fight' numbers

My little boy we be fighting over these watches in a few year I think but make no mistake he will be skilled in how to fight so I will have to remain on my toes hahah [sic]", McGregor captioned the post. White offered McGregor a lifeline, saying if he books a fight by March, Nurmagomedov can fight lightweight interim champion Ferguson and then the victor gets a shot at McGregor for the title.

Sports Joe Thornton has chunk ripped out magnificent beard in brawl
Author: 0 Joe Thornton has chunk ripped out magnificent beard in brawl

Thornton, 38, is in his 20th National Hockey League season and has eight goals and 19 assists in 27 games for the Sharks . They were both thrown out of the faceoff, but things didn't end there. And as soon as the puck dropped, so did their gloves. Joe Thornton's pre-playoff beard delivered bad karma halfway through the regular season. "Not by any means did I really expect that".

Sports Mohamed Salah wins African Player of the Year for 2017
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Salah was announced as victor of the prize, ahead of his Liverpool team-mate Sadio Mane and Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at an exclusive ceremony in Accra, Ghana on Thursday night. "This award is a big award for me ... it's a special moment for me in my career", Salah added. 2017 was an unbelievable year for me with the Egypt national team and my clubs.

Sports Chelsea set to beat Spurs and sign Everton midfielder Barkley for £15m
Author: 0 Chelsea set to beat Spurs and sign Everton midfielder Barkley for £15m

The prolific playmaker for the Toffees is yet to play his first game in the Premier League after recovering from hamstring surgery which was followed by another injury during training. There is hope that Barkley will add versatility in the squad in central midfield, as a No.10 or as a wide player in the front 3, making him the ideal player to fit in Conte's 3-4-3 and 3-5-2 formations.

Sports Pochettino hails Son Heung-Min, Tottenham's under-the-radar star
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Not only because of his performances but because of how he is as a man". It took two incredibly late goals for Swansea to come away with the three points, but the result will give the players a lot of confidence. If the England worldwide isn't declared fit to start then Fernando Llorente is on stand-by to face his former club. "It is not a problem to have".

Sports Southampton 1-2 Crystal Palace: Luka Milivojevic strike seals comeback win
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It was also indicative of the total absence of confidence in this Southampton team. Then Milivojevic curled home a sumptuous victor from 20 metres from Andros Townsend's cut-back with 10 minutes remaining to help Palace leapfrog their opponents and move into 14th, while Southampton drop to 17th, above the relegation zone only on goal difference, and departing to boos from their fans.

Sports Carson Palmer says goodbye as Cardinals face two big voids
Author: 0 Carson Palmer says goodbye as Cardinals face two big voids

After the better part of two seasons in Oakland with middling success, the Raiders traded Palmer to the Cardinals, where he experienced a renaissance. Humphries landing on injured reserve, there wasn't much hope for Arizona. For his success, he received one vote for the NFL's MVP award, with one other vote going to Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the other 48 going to the award victor, Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.

Sports Chelsea star wants to move to Real Madrid, claims Guillem Balague
Author: 0 Chelsea star wants to move to Real Madrid, claims Guillem Balague

Meanwhile, Hazard has been reported to be stalling on signing a new contract offer from Chelsea as he awaits the Los Blancos to bid for his services. However, manager of the European champions Zinedine Zidane is a huge admirer of Hazard. Even though the above-mentioned move looks very unlikely as Antonio Conte will definitely not want to sell his star player during the middle of such a crucial campaign.

Sports USA Hockey Announces Rosters for the Olympics
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Gionta, who played three seasons with the Blue and Gold from 2014-2017, spent time practicing with the Rochester Americans in October to prepare for global competition before heading overseas. Knight is fifth among US players for all-time Olympic assists with 10, followed by Lamoureux-Davidson with nine. Still, no current Boston College men's skaters made the cut, and only one former Eagle is listed as member: Brian Gionta .

Sports Rich Gannon could join Jon Gruden with the Oakland Raiders
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Del Rio is represented by the same agent who represents Gruden, Bob Lamonte. The 54-year-old coach took the Raiders to a 12-4 record and their first playoff appearance in 14 years last season, but slumped to 6-10 this year. after 10 games. The Raiders followed that up by becoming one of the league's disappointing teams. This year...ugh. Carr wasn't great. "I spoke to Mark Davis after the game and Mark let me know that he's not going to be bringing me back", Del Rio told reporters.

Sports Costa Reflects On Spell At Chelsea
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He was officially presented alongside fellow Spain team mate Vitolo - who signed from Sevilla in July for £35.5m - before an open training session at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium, which local media said 20,000 supporters attended. Costa scored 59 goals in 120 matches during his three years at Chelsea, winning two Premier League titles and one League Cup. Costa rejoined Atletico a couple months ago after falling out with Chelsea manager Antonio Conte.

Sports Manchester City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered knee ligament injury at Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Manchester City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered knee ligament injury at Crystal Palace

Manchester City now sit 14 points clear at the top of the league. Sanchez played under City manager, when the duo were at Barcelona. "I don't know", Pep said. Richard Dunne, second to Joe Hart for City caps, told BT Sport: "Sanchez?" Can you find a player that is better than what you've got? The midfielder tagged the likes of Mesut Ozil , Olivier Giroud, Hector Bellerin, Laurent Koscielny, Nacho Monreal, David Ospina, Alexandre Lacazette and Shkodran Mustafi, asking them if they would ...

Sports Sugar Bowl: No. 4 Alabama dominates No
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Just lovely. Payne's touchdown increased the Tide's lead to 17-6. The day of the 2018 Allstate Sugar Bowl is here, and it's also the College Football Playoff Semifinal. and will be televised nationally on ESPN. Watson was perhaps college football's best player in the last two seasons. The Crimson Tide imposed its will during the Sugar Bowl matchup against ACC foe Clemson.

Sports Thompson reassignment caps wild Black Monday for Packers
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Green Bay missed the playoffs this season for the first time since 2009, finishing with a (7-9) record and 3rd place in the NFC North. Thompson was hired as Green Bay's general manager in January, 2005 - almost 13 years ago - and has led one of the NFL's most steady organizations ever since.

Sports DeMar DeRozan Breaks Raptors Franchise Record with 52 Points
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The others are Vince Carter and Terrence Ross , who shared the previous franchise mark of 51. His previous career high was 45 points against the Philadelphia 76ers last month on December 21. "We had two options and Malcolm was the safety". Bucks: Milwaukee assigned F Jabari Parker to their G-League team, the Wisconsin Herd. Brogdon had 15 points.

Sports Conte relaxed after rotation risk works out well for Chelsea
Author: 0 Conte relaxed after rotation risk works out well for Chelsea

The win was then put beyond any doubt when Pedro collected Willian's lay off from about 20-yards before firing across goal in similar fashion to his goal against Stoke earlier in the season. The day didn't get any better for Stoke as the Blues continued to attack and fifth goal of the afternoon came when Davide Zappacosta smashed his shot in from just outside the box in the 88th minute.

Sports Josh McDaniels among favorites to land Giants job
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And there were no curveballs, as Dave Gettleman was hired as general manager on Thursday after a three-week process. During his five years as Lions head coach, Schwartz went just 29-51, leading the team to one postseason appearance in 2011 after Detroit won 10 games during the regular season.

Sports Chuck Pagano has been fired as head coach of the Indianapolis Colts
Author: 0 Chuck Pagano has been fired as head coach of the Indianapolis Colts

WISH-TV's Anthony Calhoun first reported the firing. Pagano had been on the hot seat for well over a year now. But Pagano's Colts missed the playoffs in his final three seasons - the longest such stretch since prior to the Manning-Bill Polian regime - and he survived the firing last offseason of GM Ryan Grigson, with whom Pagano was supposedly contractually tied via matching extensions from owner Jim Irsay just one year earlier, and arrival of Ballard.

Sports Colts Secure the Third Overall Pick in the 2018 NFL Draft
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Specifically, the Colts will pick behind the Cleveland Browns (first) and the New York Giants (second) respectively-both said to be eyeing top quarterback prospects. But at age 34 and in the final year of his current contract, the Colts clearly wanted to give him a fond farewell - if he's not back in Indy next season.

Sports Guardiola won't rule out Sanchez move after Jesus injured in Palace stalemate
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Palace earned a penalty in stoppage time when Raheem Sterling brought down Wilfried Zaha but the normally reliable Luka Milivojevic had his spot kick saved by Ederson . "Then Kevin we were lucky, well not lucky". Guardiola was asked about speeding up an approach for Alexis, the player they made a late bid for on Transfer Deadline Day but failed.

Sports Tate Completes Two-Point Conversion Pass To Stafford
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Stafford is enjoying another strong season in Detroit. According to various sources , Detroit is expected to fire Caldwell soon. The Lions are also out of the playoffs. Rookie running back Tion Green rushed for a team-high 21 yards on nine carries. Latavius Murray had 84 yards rushing and a 2-yard score, giving the Vikings a 27-10 lead early in the third quarter.

Sports Patriots clinch top seed in AFC with win over Jets
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The win clinched the seventh 13-win season for the Patriots (13-3), which is second in National Football League history to San Francisco's nine seasons. With4:14 left to play in the half, Tom Brady capped off a 10 play, 73-yard drive with a five-yard touchdown pass to Brandin Cooks to put the Patriots up 14-3 after a Stephen Gostkowski extra point was good.

Sports Eagles' Nick Foles (rest) done for the day after one quarter
Author: 0 Eagles' Nick Foles (rest) done for the day after one quarter

If there was a positive takeaway regarding the Eagles' quarterback position, it's that backup Nate Sudfeld looked capable given the circumstances. That's why Pederson had just about all of his offensive starters, including quarterback Nick Foles , play through the first quarter despite already having the No.

Sports Pulwama Encounter: Four CRPF men, two militants killed
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According to reports, militants attacked GTC with grenades and heavy firing at around 2 am in the night. The attack comes five days after the JEM Commander Noor Mohammad Tantray alias Noor Trali was killed in an encounter at Samboora in Pulwama district.

Sports Week 17 Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears
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If there were concerns raised on Sunday or by the last three games, it is that the Vikings haven't had to play a good team since they lost at Carolina on December 10, and haven't beaten a good team since they were in Atlanta on December 3.

Sports Hodgson says Palace hopes lie with Gunners misfiring
Author: 0 Hodgson says Palace hopes lie with Gunners misfiring

All the action from Selhurst Park is live on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport 4K UHD from 11.30am, while a Crystal Palace v Manchester City live stream will also be available on BTSport.com and via the award-winning BT Sport App . Crystal Palace failed to find the back of the net until October in the Premier League but since then the Eagles have flourished in front of goal, particularly at Selhurst Park.