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Sport Kyrie Irving Gives Game-Worn Jersey, Shoes to Military Personnel
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Gives Game-Worn Jersey, Shoes to Military Personnel

LaMarcus Aldridge scored a season-high 32 points and Patty Mills also hit a season-high 19 points to lead the San Antonio Spurs past the Dallas Mavericks 97-91. Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says it appears the Boston Celtics have emerged as the next team to beat in the Eastern Conference. "He's probable for Thursday unless he has a setback the next couple of days".

Sport Coach Ventura parts company with Italy
Author: 0 Coach Ventura parts company with Italy

There is a precedent since both Giancarlo Abete, the previous federation president, and coach Cesare Prandelli each resigned immediately after Italy was eliminated in the first round of the 2014 World Cup. "(But) it is impossible not to start over with a new election". Ancelotti, who coached Juventus and AC Milan before going overseas to win titles with Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid and Bayern, has the big-club resume that Ventura lacked.

Sport Corey Kluber wins 2017 AL Cy Young Award
Author: 0 Corey Kluber wins 2017 AL Cy Young Award

Wednesday night, Major League Baseball and the BBWAA announced Indians ace Corey Kluber has won the 2017 AL Cy Young, with Red Sox lefty Chris Sale placing second. He had allowed just 39 earned runs in 148.1 innings when the calendar turned from July to August. Congratulations are in order to two of the best pitchers in the game today for picking up Cy Young Awards to add to their collections on Wednesday night.

Sport Ezekiel Elliott I GIVE UP!! Withdraws Appeal, Will Serve 6-Game Suspension
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott I GIVE UP!! Withdraws Appeal, Will Serve 6-Game Suspension

Elliott's desire for closure in this matter is in his best interest, as well as the best interests of his teammates, family and friends ", lawyers Rocky Arceneaux and Frank Salzano said in a statement to the NFL Network. Now, we all know we were not there to see it, but I do have every point of contention on both sides and in our system in this country, Zeke would not have any issue here as to his workplace.

Sport Arkansas AD Jeff Long fired, reports says
Author: 0 Arkansas AD Jeff Long fired, reports says

A formal announcement is reportedly expected Wednesday afternoon . Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz praised Long's "character and integrity" but noted Long had recently lost the support of fans, alumni and university leaders. Long replaced the legendary Frank Broyles as athletic director in 2008. Long has served as Arkansas' athletic director since 2008 and was the first chair of the College Football Playoff selection committee.

Sport France wins 2023 Rugby World Cup in shock decision
Author: 0 France wins 2023 Rugby World Cup in shock decision

Ireland's bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup has been "holed" but not sunk by the report which placed them third of the three bids, Philip Browne, the IRFU chief, told AFP in an interview. The Rugby World Cup final is set to be played at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, just outside Paris. Laporte toned down his cricitism after France were awarded the tournament, but admitted he believed there were aspects of the process he considered to have been unfair.

Sport Burglars dig 30 feet tunnel and looted bank in Mumbai
Author: 0 Burglars dig 30 feet tunnel and looted bank in Mumbai

According to local police, thieves dug a tunnel under the Navi Mumbai bank, broke into 30 lockers and stole valuables worth Rs 5-6 crore. As the news spread on Monday morning, around 11.30am, a crowd started gathering in front of the bank.

Sport NCAA reconsiders ruling, clears NC State's Beverly to play
Author: 0 NCAA reconsiders ruling, clears NC State's Beverly to play

It may have taken the NCAA awhile to get to this decision - and that time cost Beverly two games to star N.C. State's season - but ultimately, it's hard to see how the final decision was anything but the correct one. Beverly enrolled at Ohio State last May and took summer classes for one month before that school fired basketball coach Thad Matta. In a statement, Beverly's attorney, Scott Tompsett, said Beverly is "absolutely thrilled" by the ruling and thanked the NCAA for reconsidering its ...

Sport Vikings, Case Keenum thwart late Washington charge to claim 38-30 victory
Author: 0 Vikings, Case Keenum thwart late Washington charge to claim 38-30 victory

But in the end, the defense rose to the occasion to make play after play and the Vikings held to take their record to 7-2 and hold onto their two-game in the NFC North Division. Keenum, though, threw a pair of interceptions that facilitated a Redskins comeback. Keenum then threw back-to-back very bad interceptions that allowed Washington to stay in the game.

Sport Sock defeats Cilic to maintain semis push
Author: 0 Sock defeats Cilic to maintain semis push

For Cilic, it was the second successive match in which he had led by a break in the final set only to lose, having already done so against Alex Zverev on Sunday. "Definitely not a great record, but I felt that I played even well previous year", Cilic said. I'm here to win matches. "But I love playing here in London, it's an unbelievable atmosphere, you make me feel like home".

Sport Misfiring Italy fail to reach World Cup for first time since 1958
Author: 0 Misfiring Italy fail to reach World Cup for first time since 1958

Aside from the U.S., Italy and the Netherlands, Chile, Ireland, Ghana and Wales are some of the high-profile teams set to miss out on the 2018 World Cup, with the U.S. 'We failed with our aim which could have also been really important on a social level. Buffon's is comfortably Italy's most-capped player (175 appearances) amid a host of other distinctions achieved since his debut in 1997.

Sport Super Eagles Aiming To Shock 'Messi-less' Argentina
Author: 0 Super Eagles Aiming To Shock 'Messi-less' Argentina

The game , in preparation for the Russia 2018 World Cup , was played in Krasnodar, Russia. "It turned out that we were looking for who would play the second match". The Manchester City striker was substituted at half-time, triggering a staggering collapse from the South Americans at the Krasnodar Stadium. It remains unbelievable how he committed the elementary error of picking ball outside his goal area.

Sport Conor McGregor apologizes for shoving official at Bellator 187
Author: 0 Conor McGregor apologizes for shoving official at Bellator 187

I'm faster than ever and stronger than ever. Conor McGregor has apologised for his behaviour during the Bellator 187 event last weekend after he was barred from headlining UFC 219 due to his actions. He would destroy me! "Only in the ring", De La Hoya said. De La Hoya famously referred to the Mayweather-McGregor fight as a "farce" while making a point to say that he thought the sport of boxing may never recover from such a bout.

Sport Jerry Jones won't back down from fight with fellow owners over Goodell
Author: 0 Jerry Jones won't back down from fight with fellow owners over Goodell

Goodell's push for an extension has been met with opposition from team owners including the Dallas Cowboys' Jerry Jones who say the timing of the extension could be a public relations disaster. The Compensation Committee now consists of Falcons owner Arthur Blank, Chiefs owner Clark Hunt, Giants co-owner John Mara, Patriots owner Robert Kraft, Steelers owner Art Rooney II, and Texans owner Bob McNair.

Sport Nathaniel Clyne 'could face three more months out after surgery'
Author: 0 Nathaniel Clyne 'could face three more months out after surgery'

Last season he played all but one of Liverpool's 38 Premier League games, making a total of 41 appearances in all competitions. Klopp had earlier said on Clyne's injury, "Nathaniel is working hard on his rehab and we have kept a close eye on his progress, but the reality is we are looking at some time still before he is back and available for selection".

Sport Newton stars as Panthers beat Dolphins
Author: 0 Newton stars as Panthers beat Dolphins

The Carolina Panthers put together by far their most complete game of the season on Monday night, as they obliterated the Dolphins, 45-21, in prime time to move to 7-3 on the season. The Dolphins showed life when Kenyan Drake went 66 yards for a touchdown on a third-down run. Newton's four touchdown passes were to three different receivers, including a pair to Devin Funchess .

Sport Two terrorists killed in Handwara
Author: 0 Two terrorists killed in Handwara

The militants are heard telling Ahmad not to approach the police and also warn him against joining politics. The identity and group affiliation of the slain militants is being ascertained, the official said. The security personnel retaliated, resulting in the encounter in which two militants were killed. Police had blamed Mehmood Bhai and his men for killing of off duty BSF constable Rameez Ahmad Parray at his home in Hajin area in September this year.

Sport Holloway/Aldo 2 to main event UFC 218
Author: 0 Holloway/Aldo 2 to main event UFC 218

Holloway was originally scheduled to defend his title against Frankie Edgar on the same date in Detroit, but Edgar was forced to withdraw due to injury. Each of those two losses, in turn, lost him the UFC featherweight title. He was the only champion in the division's history until Conor McGregor took the title after just 13 seconds when the pair met in December 2015 at UFC 194.

Sport Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts throws ideal game in very different sport
Author: 0 Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts throws ideal game in very different sport

Add the fact that the World Series of Bowling bowls on five different oil patterns, and that makes qualifying so much tougher. For those who didn't know, Betts is a highly skilled bowler. Betts took part in the even in 2016 and partnered with Jones where the two finished second. He even set a goal for himself: he wanted to finish in the top 150.

Sport We know when Tyson Fury will return to the ring
Author: 0 We know when Tyson Fury will return to the ring

But his return to training is welcome for boxing fans. Fury has since been granted permission to take out a new licence under the British board, but must first settle his differences with UK Anti-Doping, who maintain he failed a drugs test stemming back to early 2015.

Sport Jack Swagger signs with Bellator MMA
Author: 0 Jack Swagger signs with Bellator MMA

Swagger made his announcement on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani on Monday, stating he'd compete in the promotion's heavyweight division. In 2006, he set the Oklahoma single-season record for most pins in a season, while he was named an All-American 129kg (285 pounds) weight category.

Sport 'Happy' Philippe Coutinho plays down talk of switch from Liverpool to Barcelona
Author: 0 'Happy' Philippe Coutinho plays down talk of switch from Liverpool to Barcelona

The Brazilian playmaker will be hoping to feature for Liverpool when the Reds return to Premier League action after the global break with a home clash against Southampton . I have been told that Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will have the final say on whether the club will allow Coutinho to leave in January, but the player's camp are optimistic that the deal will go through.

Sport Falcons' Devonta Freeman likely out for Week 11 vs. Seahawks
Author: 0 Falcons' Devonta Freeman likely out for Week 11 vs. Seahawks

The team late announced Freeman has a concussion and would not return to the game. Sunday's concussion was his third with the Falcons . The hit on Freeman by Anthony Hitchens appeared to be violent enough to cause a concussion on its own, and Freeman was noticeably dazed after that hit.

Author: 0 Pepsi Enters Brand Partnership With Baseball Sensation Aaron Judge

Only three previous times have both leagues' Rookie of the Year been awarded unanimously : Benito Santiago and Mark McGwire in 1987, Mike Piazza and Tim Salmon in 1993 and Scott Rolen and Nomar Garciaparra in 1997. The large baseball son of the American League, a major presence on the field and in many fans' hearts, was heading for this award from the minute people realized his early-season production wasn't a fluke.

Sport Hitman Series in Development at Hulu from John Wick Creator
Author: 0 Hitman Series in Development at Hulu from John Wick Creator

The script for the pilot will be written by John Wick franchise creator Derek Kolstad . The games - which are now exclusively being developed by IO Interactive since splitting with publisher Square Enix - allow players the freedom to choose how they will assassinate targets; they can sneak around using disguises and engineering tragic "accidents", or they can go in guns blazing.

Sport Benzema demanded respect from Mourinho in hour-long showdown
Author: 0 Benzema demanded respect from Mourinho in hour-long showdown

Even if he's someone I respect, after a while, I started to lose it. Benzema, who is still exiled from the France team after he was charged by police in 2015 in connection to an alleged blackmail attempt involving countryman Mathieu Valbuena , also praised former Real manager, Jose Mourinho , who is now at Manchester United.

Sport Bengals Player: Officials Have Provoked, Cursed Vontaze Burfict Multiple Times
Author: 0 Bengals Player: Officials Have Provoked, Cursed Vontaze Burfict Multiple Times

This is the first ejection in Burfict's career, but he has been penalized several other times. He arm out of the way on the sideline in the second quarter after quarterback Marcus Mariota was run out of bounds. Burfict was suspended for the first three games of this season for an illegal hit against Kansas City Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman in the preseason.

Sport Sweden shatter Italy's World Cup dream
Author: 0 Sweden shatter Italy's World Cup dream

Italy's player drop to the turf . They played to a goalless draw in the second leg at San Siro on Monday. "We failed at something which also means something on a social level". "The coach is part of this entire group". The Azzurri went into the World Cup playoff trailing 1-0 from the first-leg in Solna. Italy , who are now ranked 15th in the world, had an ordinary qualification campaign, finishing second in their group.