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Author: 0 Pat McAfee Retires After Eight Seasons To Join Barstool Sports

Indy punter and class clown Pat McAfee is retiring from the National Football League after eight seasons. He'll have plenty of room to grow his comedic persona with Barstool Sports , who recently launched their brand new show on Comedy Central.

Author: 0 Kyle Lowry stays hot in Toronto's overtime win

One overtime period was enough for Kyle Lowry. Jrue Holiday led the Pelicans with 30 points. DeRozan also will sit out Wednesday night in Boston. Last season, he was 16-of-58 on those shots (28 percent). "It's my job", Lowry said". Toronto has spent weeks discussing defensive intensity and after failing to slow the Pelicans in the first half, the mood was somber in the locker room at the break.

Author: 0 Chelsea made a failed deadline-day bid for this striker

Dembele is now contracted to Celtic until the summer of 2020 - a deal that is providing the backbone to the club's stance over wanting a mammoth fee for their prodigy - and it remains to be seen whether Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich will stump up the reported cash required to land one of football's rapidly rising stars.

Author: 0 Amanda Nunes Publicly Apologizes To Ronda Rousey For Post-UFC 207 Comments

She defended her title six times before being knocked out by a kick to the head from Holly Holm in November 2015 at UFC 193 in Melbourne, Australia. Nunes stormed Rousey from the first bell, beating her senseless with a hailstorm of power punches before referee Herb Dean was forced to call a halt to the contest just 48 seconds into the first round.

Sports West Ham United v Manchester City
Author: 0 West Ham United v Manchester City

There's a lot of talk about issues between him and Guardiola, but the field is the only measure and all Aguero needs is a couple of good performances and everything will be forgotten. New signings Jose Fonte and Robert Snodgrass are both included in the squad for this game with the former expected to start. With their side built around target striker Andy Carroll instead of Payet, they've won their last two matches, and are now well clear of the relegation battle.

Author: 0 West Ham agree £25 million deal to sell controversial star

He starred in his first season in England, scoring 12 goals and earning a nomination for the PFA Players' Player of the Year award. The winger signed a contract extension in early 2016, keeping him at the London club until 2021. Payet completed his £25m return to Marseille this week, just 18 months after leaving the Stade Vélodrome for Upton Park, and Sullivan confirmed the 29-year-old asked to leave for family reasons.

Author: 0 Atlanta crowd chants "Let's Go Clippers" while Carmelo shoots free throws

Anthony said the team enjoyed the aggressive version of Courtney Lee that shot 7-for-12 from the field: "This is the Courtney that we like", he said. Every day is 'Melo said this, Melo said that.' Melo hasn't said anything yet. "I tried to fight through screens, tried to pressure him and tried to make it tough on him", said Jennings, who chimed in with 15 points on 6-for-11 shooting.

Author: 0 PM tried to wash hands of Trump ban: Labor

The White House had assured Australia that its passport holders won't be affected by President Donald Trump's executive order suspending immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries, the Australian prime minister said Tuesday as he resisted pressure to join other Western leaders in publicly denouncing the travel ban.

Author: 0 Federer savors unexpected title over long-time rival Nadal

The Swiss player intends to defend his Australian Open title in 2018. "It's legal cheating, but it's still not right" said Cash angrily for BBC radio. 'She knew me when I had no titles and she's still here 89 [career] titles later. Wimbledon is where he figures he'll have his next real chance, over the French Open which comes first.

Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony: Carmelo Anthony nets season-high 45 points

The Knicks now have Rose, Jennings, Courtney Lee , Ron Baker, and Justin Holiday . He played an incredible 60 minutes on the floor, finishing with 37 points, 19 rebounds, and seven assists. Anthony was en fuego to start the game, scoring 17 points in the first quarter alone, and he also hit a clutch turnaround jumper to force the game to double overtime.

Author: 0 U.S. basketball players hope to return to team in Iran

President Donald Trump's fullcourt press on immigration has made it impossible for a former University of Tennessee basketball player to return to his current home. As for Jones and Prince, Fleisher said they could lose six figures' worth of salary if they cannot finish the season. "It's tough. It doesn't look like they can finish the season in Iran".

Sports Conte wants Chelsea to deal Liverpool blow
Author: 0 Conte wants Chelsea to deal Liverpool blow

We're all scrambling to find logic from what's happened to Liverpool, but the obvious thing is they do look exhausted and the problem is when they press they're not doing it all at the same the time . Should Clyne be unable to run out, youngster Trent Alexander-Arnold will likely be given the nod, but the question everyone is looking for an answer to is whether or not Sadio Mane will be back on Merseyside in time to play a part.

Author: 0 FA Cup: Chelsea Trash Brentford 4-0

The Serbia global had been linked with a move to West Bromwich Albion, but appears to have chose to end his stay in English football. While there were numerous Premier League clubs who came under scrutiny for crashing out of the FA Cup over the weekend after rotating their starting XI, Chelsea came through their tie relatively unscathed.

Sports Santa Cruz turns tables on Frampton to claim WBA belt
Author: 0 Santa Cruz turns tables on Frampton to claim WBA belt

Initially it seemed to overwhelm Frampton. Santa Cruz has not become a better fighter since their first fight, he simply knew he had to change and he did. "I had to fight smart". But, turning his attention to yet another possible showdown, Frampton added: "I've come to the States twice now and Léo has said that he would do it in Belfast a third time.

Sports Enes Kanter Out 6-8 Weeks With Fractured Forearm After Punching Chair
Author: 0 Enes Kanter Out 6-8 Weeks With Fractured Forearm After Punching Chair

This season, the sixth-year center has recorded 12 double-doubles and is averaging 14.4 points on.563 percent shooting from the floor, 6.7 rebounds, 1.0 assist and 21.6 minutes in 47 games. He's already really hard on himself, like no one else can be as hard on Enes as he is on himself. "But mistake happens and we just got to learn from it and control your emotions".

Sports McGregor fight to take place for huge sum
Author: 0 McGregor fight to take place for huge sum

Once we come to a number, once we come to a set number that I'm happy with, he's happy with, then we get to the customers. "I'm 28 years of age". If McGregor does reach a deal with the WWE, it's likely to be an appearance similar to that of Ronda Rousey's, rather than a full-fledged match.

Author: 0 Poor umpiring cost England the second T20I, says Eoin Morgan

Opener K L Rahul struck a breezy 71 on a hard surface for batting as India managed a modest 144 for eight against England in the second Twenty20 global here today. Kohli confirmed the return of Amit Mishra to India's XI, the legspinner replacing Parvez Rasool's offspin in the only change from the side comprehensively beaten in Kanpur.

Author: 0 NHL All-Star Skills Competition Recap

Nico Hischier (2), C, Halifax: "I like the Central because they're young and there's different skill sets on that team". Matthews is just four goals behind Crosby for the National Hockey League goal-scoring lead, with 24 to the Penguins' superstar's 28.

Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: 'We didn't underestimate Wycombe Wanderers'

But Tottenham staved off embarrassment by mounting a second-half comeback as two goals from Son Heung-Min, a Dele Alli strike and Vincent Janssen penalty secured the win. They just played better than us. You can not replicate the same passion in Spain, France or Italy or the atmosphere on the pitch. With Liverpool losing to Wolverhampton on Saturday morning in the fourth round of the FA Cup , it seemed unlikely that we would see a bigger upset on the day.

Sports Arrogate wins richest race as California Chrome flops
Author: 0 Arrogate wins richest race as California Chrome flops

Arrogate and California Chrome met for the last time Sunday morning, when they flew together to Kentucky. Chrome just didn't seem to have it and jockey Victor Espinoza conceded that and did not pressure Chrome once the race was well decided.

Sports Where to watch match online, TV listings and team news
Author: 0 Where to watch match online, TV listings and team news

Pakistan's ODI captain Azhar Ali has been given a one-match suspension by the ICC for his side's slow over rate during the fifth ODI against Australia in Adelaide on Sunday. The teams make their way out to the middle for the anthems, the start of play not far away in Auckland. New Zealand and Australia are to embark to their third Chappell-Hadlee Trophy series in 12 months.

Author: 0 Lawsuit alleges 52 rapes in 4 years by Baylor football players

A Baylor spokeswoman declined to comment Friday. She says Chatman was previously accused of rape by a student athletic trainer, but instead of punishing him the university offered to reassign the victim to a female athletic team if she would keep the incident under wraps.

Sports Millwall and Fulham shock Premier League sides in FA Cup
Author: 0 Millwall and Fulham shock Premier League sides in FA Cup

Sutton, a tiny club from the southwest of London, advanced to the last 16 for the first time. The misery for Leeds was compounded with less than ten minutes remaining when captain Liam Cooper saw red for a second bookable offence. The titleholders used the aerial route to gain a 2-0 lead, with Marouane Fellaini and Chris Smalling scoring headers, before Henrikh Mkhitaryan finished off a flowing counterattack for the third.

Sports Latest News On WWE Fastlane Main Event Plans
Author: 0 Latest News On WWE Fastlane Main Event Plans

This year is the 30th anniversary of the annual event and will take place at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. O'Neal and Show, both 44, scuffled when Shaq served as guest host for Monday Night Raw in Washington, D.C., in 2009. The change in Neville has been incredible since he turned heel. In an interview, Rusev is confident that he can bring home the title this time .

Author: 0 Copa del Rey: Barcelona meet Atletico Madrid in semi-final

The holders will travel to the Vicente Calderon for the first leg on February 1 before the return at Camp Nou a week later. Television commitments might change these dates as well, with RFEF officials to release confirmed kickoff timings later in the day.

Sports Middlesbrough Boss Aitor Karanka Confirms Interest in Signing PSG Outcast On Loan
Author: 0 Middlesbrough Boss Aitor Karanka Confirms Interest in Signing PSG Outcast On Loan

His next move is important. Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka confirmed on Thursday he was hoping to convince Jese to sign from PSG, while Roma have also been linked. "It's more than hard, it's frustrating because he was calling us to play here last season". Ramirez who joined Boro permanently in the summer after a loan spell at the Riverside Stadium.

Sports Georgia Tech upsets Irish 62-60 as Okogie scores at buzzer
Author: 0 Georgia Tech upsets Irish 62-60 as Okogie scores at buzzer

Georgia Tech: Showing they can win in a variety of different ways, the Jackets blew out Florida State for their largest ACC margin of victory since 2011 before holding their own in a tight possession game against Notre Dame . And just before that they lost on a late basket at Virginia Tech 62-61 but covered at +12. Notre Dame returns home to take on Duke Monday night at Purcell Pavilion.

Sports Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig through to Australian Open mixed doubles final
Author: 0 Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig through to Australian Open mixed doubles final

The duo is now in sight of the Australian Open mixed doubles crown and will face the victor of the Elina Svitolina and Chris Guccione-Abigal Spears and Juan Sebastian Cabal clash on Saturday. With Dodig, she had an opportunity to win previous year when she reached the French Open final but lost to compatriot Leander Paes and her doubles partner Martina Hingis in the summit clash.

Sports Paul George scores 33 points in win — Paul George
Author: 0 Paul George scores 33 points in win — Paul George

Every possession was tough down the stretch. "I'm feeling good", George said . Jeff Teague hit a three-pointer with less than two minutes to play to put IN up nine, and C.J. Overall, Sacramento made 21 of 34 field goal attempts in the first two quarters when it also outrebounded in, 21-11. DeMarcus Cousins had 26 points and 16 rebounds, and Darren Collison also had 26 points for Sacramento.

Sports Sixers' Joel Embiid had incredible response to All-Star Game snub
Author: 0 Sixers' Joel Embiid had incredible response to All-Star Game snub

That left Embiid's fate into the hands of the coaches, and the result isn't entirely surprising. Harden has both of them in this season alone. Veteran Gerald Henderson is averaging 13.7 points during those three games and will be aiming to score in double digits for a season-high fourth straight game.

Author: 0 Eoin Morgan leads England to seven-wicket romp over India

India's charismatic captain Kohli, during post match presentation, admitted that his side fell short of 35-40 runs against visitors which is studded with some of the best power hitters in the business. Chahal, obviously, everyone has seen his performances. Prior to coming to India , Roy was part of the Sydney Sixers team in the Big Bash League, but did not have the best of times with the franchise, making a mere 92 runs in 4 matches .

Sports Coach K bans struggling team from locker room, wearing Duke apparel
Author: 0 Coach K bans struggling team from locker room, wearing Duke apparel

The source told ESPN, "until they start living up to the standards of the Duke program". "It's pretty disappointing when stuff that happens in a locker room gets out like that", Capel said , according to USA Today's Nicole Auerbach. Not having Coach K on the sidelines has undoubtedly played a role in Duke's most recent struggles, and you can bet that the team will improve upon his return.

Sports Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson Rematch Set For UFC 210
Author: 0 Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson Rematch Set For UFC 210

Instead of taking on another opponent in the interim, Johnson waited patiently to get his shot at the belt. In 2016, Cormier stepped down from his rematch against Jon Jones at UFC 197, and then Jones was found positive in his pre-fight USADA drug test in the re-scheduled fight at UFC 200.

Sports Tiger Woods signs contract with Carlsbad-based TaylorMade
Author: 0 Tiger Woods signs contract with Carlsbad-based TaylorMade

Woods had no doubt hoped Torrey Pines could help him launch his comeback in strong fashion and restore his once-dominant game to peak performance. The 41-year-old has been plagued by injuries the last several years. Woods hit just four of 14 fairways and nine of 18 greens in the round at a course in which he has won eight times, including the 2008 U.S. Open. "I really just drove the ball all over the map".