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Sport LeBron James makes shocking statement about Kevin Durant Video
Author: 0 LeBron James makes shocking statement about Kevin Durant Video

Having said that, it's important there were three incorrect non-calls on Durant as compared to just on James . Durant , according to the league, fouled James twice but was incorrectly not called for a violation, James complaining in vain each time he was fouled.

Sport Manchester United no longer interested in signing Antoine Griezmann
Author: 0 Manchester United no longer interested in signing Antoine Griezmann

Until July 1, his [buyout] clause is €200m. That buyout clause halves in the summer, but Marin has insisted that it means nothing. The Premier League club were very strongly linked with Griezmann during the last summer window, a story the player was repeatedly happy to encourage.

Sport Barack Obama edges Donald Trump as Gallup Poll's 'Most Admired American'
Author: 0 Barack Obama edges Donald Trump as Gallup Poll's 'Most Admired American'

Ch-ch-check out the final results compared to years prior (below)! Gallup suggests that Trump's unpopularity is what held him back from earning the distinction. Behind Clinton on the list were former first lady Michelle Obama , current British monarch Queen Elizabeth II, the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and musician Beyonce Knowles.

Sport South Africa routs Zimbabwe by an innings and 120 runs
Author: 0 South Africa routs Zimbabwe by an innings and 120 runs

Despite sitting second in the rankings, South Africa are not the force they once were and lost at home to a Ben Stokes-inspired England in 2016, while Joe Root's men showed plenty of cracks in their armour during the meek surrender of the Ashes Down Under.

Author: 0 CFL will approve potential contract for Johnny Manziel to play in 2018

Suspended contract negotiations between the former Heisman Trophy victor and Hamilton Tiger-Cats have been approved to proceed by the Canadian Football League, the league announced Thursday afternoon. Eye-witness calls to the police from fellow travelers along Interstate 90 detailed Manziel, who admitted to having a couple drinks downtown before heading home, as driving erratically on the highway and in a physical argument with his then-girlfriend, Colleen Crowley, who was heard on the ...

Sport Giants hire Dave Gettleman as new general manager
Author: 0 Giants hire Dave Gettleman as new general manager

Interim coach Steve Spagnuolo reinstated Manning as the starter and that will remain the case in Sunday's season finale. Gettleman was one of four candidates who interviewed with the team. He left to become the Panthers GM, was sacked just before this season started. Gettleman, who previously served as the Panthers' GM, will be the Giants' fourth full-time general manager in 38 years and gives the team some front office continuity.

Sport Photographer Accuses Twins' Miguel Sano of Assault
Author: 0 Photographer Accuses Twins' Miguel Sano of Assault

In 2017 the part-time third baseman and designated hitter had a career-high 28 home runs and 77 RBIs for a Twins team that finished in second place in the A.L. I was in a squatted position with my wrist throbbing, I screamed, no one came to help me. Bissen wrote that Sano "finally gave up after a solid ten mins of fighting to pull me thru that door".

Sport Indiana Bill Would Force Colts to Reimburse Fans Offended by Anthem Protests
Author: 0 Indiana Bill Would Force Colts to Reimburse Fans Offended by Anthem Protests

Fans would then have to leave the game. Milo Smith has reportedly filed legislation that would allow fans to request refunds from the Indianapolis Colts if the team's players were to kneel during the national anthem. According to the bill, the Colts would only have to provide refunds to fans if players on the Colts kneel, not if players on the opposing team do. "It seems like the worst thing that could happen is government weighing in and trying to control in any direction the political ...

Sport Dez Bryant says no to possible pay cut
Author: 0 Dez Bryant says no to possible pay cut

The fiery and outspoken wideout is making a premium in Dallas and is set to make $12.5 million next season prompting questions about whether the team should ask him to take a pay cut. "That's who I am". While rapport between Bryant and quarterback Dak Prescott seemed off, the wide receiver isn't blaming his teammate. The 29-year-old is being paid like one of the NFL's best wideouts but hasn't performed at that level for going on three seasons now.

Sport Dana White hopes Conor McGregor returns to UFC in Summer 2018
Author: 0 Dana White hopes Conor McGregor returns to UFC in Summer 2018

White's decision to publicly chastise George St-Pierre of late for doing the same thing, despite GSP being transparent about it after voluntarily vacating the middleweight title he won in November, also comes across as contrary to how he has handled McGregor .

Sport Could Manchester United's Fellaini be cheaper option for West Ham?
Author: 0 Could Manchester United's Fellaini be cheaper option for West Ham?

Zlatan Ibrahimovic made his first Premier League start of the campaign and must've been relieved that he was taken off by his manager after struggling in the first half. Mourinho also bemoaned Pep Guardiola's spending at Man City, saying: " Manchester City buy full-backs for the price of strikers". Ashley Barnes gave Burnley the ideal start in the third minute before Steven Defour doubled the lead in the 36th minute.

Sport Crystal Palace vs Arsenal
Author: 0 Crystal Palace vs Arsenal

Now sat sixth in the table, the Gunners are four points adrift of the top four, they're also three points behind arch-rivals Tottenham . The Gunners will bid to banish memories of their last trip to Selhurst Park, when a 3-0 defeat landed a telling blow to their Champions League hopes and heaped further pressure on Wenger.

Sport Serena Williams Announces Return to Tennis Since Giving Birth
Author: 0 Serena Williams Announces Return to Tennis Since Giving Birth

The tennis pro will compete in an exhibition match against Latvian player Jelena Ostapenko at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. 'It allows all of us players to kind of check where we are with our game and in competition play. "Be excited. Be very excited", she wrote as she stepped onto a tennis court.

Sport Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director
Author: 0 Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director

Bush, told CNN's " New Day " program. On December 3, Trump's Twitter erupted with a barrage of tweets declaring that the FBI's reputation was "in tatters". "The FBI is too significant an asset to this country to allow the uncertainty of its intentions to continue", he said. The first year of the Donald Trump presidency is in the books and the majority of the American people are not happy with what took place.

Sport Mauricio Pochettino: Harry Kane is one of the best
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: Harry Kane is one of the best

Kane has spoken of his determination to one day rival the pair and he has achieved that over a remarkable 12 months, during which he has scored eight hat-tricks. I want to do it year in year out. But the forward said his 56-goal haul for the year was more significant, showing he had delivered in more than just the league.

Sport Wenger Confirms Arsenal In Wilshere Talks
Author: 0 Wenger Confirms Arsenal In Wilshere Talks

Yet Wenger hardly convinced that he is likely to invest significantly, saying he would be busy because clubs want his players rather than the other way round. The 31-year-old France striker is keen to play regularly in order to maintain his place in the national team ahead of the World Cup in Russian Federation next summer.

Sport MSU braces to face Washington State's 'Kingslayer'
Author: 0 MSU braces to face Washington State's 'Kingslayer'

The three losses for Michigan State this season came to Notre Dame, Northwestern and Ohio State. On the other hand, the Spartan defense is allowing an average of 20.3 points per game, and just 196.5 passing yards. He threw for almost 3,600 yards and 30 touchdowns this season. Tavares Martin was the top threat in the passing game with 70 receptions, 831 yards and 9 touchdowns on the season.

Sport Stephen Curry Making Progress, Remains Out Until At Least Friday
Author: 0 Stephen Curry Making Progress, Remains Out Until At Least Friday

General Manager Bob Myers appeared on 95.7 The Game Wednesday and was asked about Curry's availability for those two games. "He's getting excited now and it won't be long before he's back". "The mistake we don't want to make - that anybody wants to make - is we play him to early, he gets hurt, then we're asking ourselves, 'What was the point of that?'" Myers said.

Sport Ivorian star Yaya Toure comes out of retirement shell
Author: 0 Ivorian star Yaya Toure comes out of retirement shell

Toure, who has over 100 caps, last played for his country in September 2016. Writing on Twitter, he said: "I love my country and am available for national team selection". Ivory Coast have failed to qualify for FIFA World Cup 2018 - to be played in Russian Federation. But Seluk's tweet suggests he has no imminent thoughts of retiring from football, given Ivory Coast failed to qualify for next year's World Cup, meaning their next opportunity for silverware will be the 2019 Africa Cup of ...

Author: 0 Coach Scott Frost at the Peach Bowl

Auburn's star running back is "getting healthier" as the Tigers opened the week of practice in Atlanta on Wednesday, according to coach Gus Malzahn. Feature back Kerryon Johnson took over the starting role for Pettway this season, leading the conference in rushing with 1320 yards and 17 touchdowns on the ground.

Sport Henderson County unemployment rate rises slightly
Author: 0 Henderson County unemployment rate rises slightly

Government employment dropped by 100 jobs from a year ago with federal, state, and local government all posting losses from 2016. The unadjusted unemployment rates and job estimates for the labor market areas reflect seasonal fluctuations and therefore may show different levels and trends than the statewide seasonally adjusted estimates.

Sport Tampa Police investigating accident involving truck registered to Bucs WR Jackson
Author: 0 Tampa Police investigating accident involving truck registered to Bucs WR Jackson

The driver fled the scene, according to police, and officers learned the vehicle was registered to Jackson. The driver then abandoned the scene before police arrived. Jackson's rep says one of his friends is responsible for the crash and that "the incident is being handled". "Our understanding is that DeSean has been in contact with authorities and is cooperating with the investigation".

Sport Pistons' Reggie Jackson to be evaluated in 6-8 weeks
Author: 0 Pistons' Reggie Jackson to be evaluated in 6-8 weeks

He did not return to the game, and an MRI revealed the extent of the injury on Wednesday. "Jackson will be re-evaluated in six to eight weeks". Jackson orchestrating the offense was a big part of that, the Detroit offense is 2.6 points per 100 worse when he is off the court.

Sport Hue Jackson confirms he will jump in Lake Erie
Author: 0 Hue Jackson confirms he will jump in Lake Erie

I'll be swimming in the lake over there or somewhere. Jackson playfully asked reporters as he walked to the podium "Obviously I've got to get wet". Jackson, however, doesn't think the losing will include his job and has no doubt that owner Jimmy Haslam will keep his word and keep him around in 2018.

Author: 0 Nick Saban, Alabama players taking Sugar Bowl seriously

They will get that chance by beating Alabama once again in the playoffs. "And we were certainly pleased and happy the way things worked out the way they did". "I really don't know how much revenge is motivation", he said. The challenge allows fans to give to the Crimson Tide Scholarship Fund, and those gifts will be compared as those of fans from the other playoff teams - Clemson, Georgia and Oklahoma .

Sport Wild Oats XI wins Sydney to Hobart in nail-biting finish
Author: 0 Wild Oats XI wins Sydney to Hobart in nail-biting finish

Now Wild Oats XI skipper Mark Richards and his team will wait to see if a protest lodged by Comanche will be upheld. It's the first win for Wild Oats XI since the passing of former owner and businessman Bob Oatley a year ago. Comanche indicated Tuesday she would file a complaint - which could result in a minimum five-minutes penalty - after the two super-yachts nearly collided early in the race when Wild Oats appeared to tack too close.

Sport Nike Unveils the NBA
Author: 0 Nike Unveils the NBA "City Edition" Uniforms

This is their fifth and final set of uniforms that they will be using throughout the 2017-18 season. Rather than fall to home, away and alternate conventions, each Edition has a goal: celebrating elements of the league's 30 franchises. Here is a look at all the jerseys released Wednesday. With two shades of purple to go with white lettering and numbering, the jerseys were inspired by the Phoenix constellation and the sun itself.

Sport Chiefs to start Mahomes at QB against Broncos
Author: 0 Chiefs to start Mahomes at QB against Broncos

Reid added he'd use the final game of the 2017 season to rest key starters and get other younger players besides Mahomes reps. But he is expecting to lead the Chiefs to their 10th win of the season. "Fortunately, we have a quarterback in Alex that understands it". But fans continued to grumble about his conservative style, particularly during a four-game losing stretch that included poor passing performances against the Giants and Bills.