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Sport LeBron James, Stephen Curry are captains, to draft NBA All-Star Game teams
Author: 0 LeBron James, Stephen Curry are captains, to draft NBA All-Star Game teams

Iverson, however, didn't participate in the game because his daughter, Messiah, was ill. Here's that play from last year's contest . "Hopefully I don't do it tonight because my kids got school tomorrow", James said . Ginobili ranked eighth in player votes, and did not appear on any media ballots. After missing his first two seasons due to two foot surgeries, his 2016-17 campaign was cut short by surgery on his left knee.

Sport Walcott joins Everton in £20m deal from Arsenal
Author: 0 Walcott joins Everton in £20m deal from Arsenal

The fans are brilliant, they are always passionate. and I used to find it very tough playing here. I would like to become a great role model for all the other players in Turkey. For whatever reason it did not happen this year, that's why I've moved on. "It felt like it was time for me to move on [from Arsenal]", he said . Everton will be able to offer Walcott more first-team opportunities and in a World Cup year, he needs game time in order to push for a place in Gareth ...

Sport Roger Federer vs Jan-Lennard Struff latest score and updates
Author: 0 Roger Federer vs Jan-Lennard Struff latest score and updates

Roger Federer fears that he might not be able to repeat his "fairytale" 2017 Australian Open victory this month, but the men's singles favourite did little to dampen expectations regarding a 20th Grand Slam title on Tuesday (16 January) as he began his latest Melbourne campaign with a typically dominant victory over Aljaz Bedene .

Sport Infiniti announces plans for electrification
Author: 0 Infiniti announces plans for electrification

Infiniti's first all-electric vehicle will arrive in 2021, though no further details have arrived just yet. Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa, who took over the company after Carlos Ghosn became Chairman of the board in April past year, hopes more automakers enthusiastically embrace electrification in the future.

Sport Kansas State Athletics Releases Statement About Death Of Matthew Snyder
Author: 0 Kansas State Athletics Releases Statement About Death Of Matthew Snyder

At the time of this writing, the details now available are scant, as police have confirmed the death, but are not yet releasing any other information. The house at 3309 Claflin Ave.is owned by Sean and Wanda Snyder, according to county records. Our thoughts go out to the entire Snyder family during this tragic time.

Sport Nicolás Otamendi commits his future to Manchester City until 2022
Author: 0 Nicolás Otamendi commits his future to Manchester City until 2022

Jones says United can use their own downfall in 2012 as inspiration for this season, having blown an eight-point lead to allow City an historic title. " He is like another outfield player for us ". United's title bid would receive a boost should they sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal this month. Every movement, how you need to be positioned, how you can receive the ball, all this information is in your brain and this is very important for every player.

Sport Sharapova into 3rd round at Australian Open
Author: 0 Sharapova into 3rd round at Australian Open

Pera was free flowing and was potent on her backhand. "I think I stayed very much in the match, and I tried to find a way". Addressing her loss of form, Konta said that the only way forward is by playing more tournaments and win more matches.

Sport Inter Milan interested in Daniel Sturridge
Author: 0 Inter Milan interested in Daniel Sturridge

Sturridge is out of favor with Jurgen Klopp, who prefers Roberto Firmino and Mohammed Salah as his striking force. The 28-year-old wants to play first-team football, to help his chances of making England's World Cup squad, and he's unlikely to get that at Liverpool for the rest of the season.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho proposes a new name as a probable departure in January

Last week boss Jose Mourinho said: "It's obvious that we're not going to let the option [in De Gea's contract] disappear". Real, who were close to signing De Gea in 2015, have been repeatedly linked with a fresh move for the Spain worldwide, with Zinedine Zidane hoping to make him the club's new first-choice goalkeeper.

Sport Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette involved in auto accident with Steelers fan
Author: 0 Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette involved in auto accident with Steelers fan

Fournette's Mercedes-Maybach 6 was struck on I-295 in Jacksonville on Tuesday, following the rookie's career-high three touchdowns in Sunday's 45-42 win over the Steelers to carry the Jaguars into the AFC Championship game. A Pittsburgh fan in Florida got some unintentional revenge of sorts for the Steelers loss to the Jaguars, by rear-ending their running back's vehicle.

Sport Rockets will be missing players against Wolves, but not star James Harden
Author: 0 Rockets will be missing players against Wolves, but not star James Harden

Look for another update on his availability following Thursday's morning shootaround. Ariza and Gerald Green will both be suspended for Houston's next two games, with the National Basketball Association coming down hard on both players Wednesday for what the league said was their "hostile, verbal altercation" in the Los Angeles Clippers' locker room earlier this week.

Sport Kyrgios fined for colourful language at Open
Author: 0 Kyrgios fined for colourful language at Open

Two unforced errors from Troicki gifted Kyrgios a break at the start of the second set and he then dipped into his bag of dinks and chips and fizzing winners to take a two-set lead. The athletic Shapovalov, often compared with a younger Tsonga, had a few great moments of his own, including a shot around the net from the baseline for a victor.

Sport The players Arsene Wenger signed to replace departing stars
Author: 0 The players Arsene Wenger signed to replace departing stars

The Arsenal boss admitted on Thursday that Sanchez was likely to complete a move to Old Trafford over the next 24 hours, with outcast Henrikh Mkhitaryan heading the other way. "I am not taking that so it was just to show them that the person you are insulting still has something in his locker". "He's of that personality where sometimes he will just go down into a little bit of a lull and that's where he does need a kick up the backside from a manager to keep him going and from team-mates ...

Author: 0 Detroit Lions mock draft 2018: Mel Kiper picks a pass rusher

He rushed for at least 1,000 yards in each of his three seasons at Penn State and piled up at least 1,800 total yards from scrimmage in each of the last two. Regardless of how this all plays out, the Rams will be looking to upgrade at cornerback, and Davis is a good guy to do that with. "Running backs historically drop".

Author: 0 Federer begins defence of Australian Open title with win; Djokovic advances

Comedy great, tennis fan, and all-around weirdo genius Will Ferrell was on hand to ask the hard-hitting questions that sports journalists are always too afraid to ask. Once the scheduling issues had been set aside, Struff's towering frame and powerful forehand should have given him enough weapons to keep Federer honest, but the 27-year-old found himself without answers to the Swiss' serve.

Sport Chelsea to target ex-Manchester City star for surprise January move
Author: 0 Chelsea to target ex-Manchester City star for surprise January move

The January transfer window is in full swing and it is well known that Antonio Conte's men have targeted left-back Emerson Palmieri , who has been valued at €25m. The Blues have already held talks with West Ham frontman Andy Carroll over a surprise move to Stamford Bridge but are said to favour a loan deal over the £20million permanent fee the Hammers want for the former England global.

Sport India must be hard on themselves: Kohli
Author: 0 India must be hard on themselves: Kohli

It needed a lot of grinding, a lot of hard work and a lot of pushing ourselves for longer and longer and that for me makes this Test match incredibly special. That's why we've got such a big squad. "We are 2-0 up in the series and there is a very, very happy dressing room", he said. How many have we won? "I take a lot of pleasure in winning games like this", he added.

Sport Kohli and Smith win big at ICC awards
Author: 0 Kohli and Smith win big at ICC awards

Rohit Sharma was given the honor of best captain of the year, he too, became the first cricketer to slam three centuries against the Sri Lankan team. The left-arm quick was included in the ICC's men's ODI team of the year , the only Black Cap to be recognised by the game's governing body.

Sport Espanyol 1-0 FC Barcelona: 5 Talking Points
Author: 0 Espanyol 1-0 FC Barcelona: 5 Talking Points

Oscar Melendo's late goal sealed victory for Espanyol and handed Barca their first defeat since August, after Messi watched his second-half spot kick get saved by Diego Lopez at RCDE Stadium. It was tough but we had it under control. There was a bit of tension and they took advantage of those circumstances, caught us out at the back and scored.

Sport Louis, Kansas City fail to make final list for Amazon HQ
Author: 0 Louis, Kansas City fail to make final list for Amazon HQ

The online retailing giant said that after sorting through 238 proposals , the potential locations still include tech-strong places such as Boston and NY. Amazon HQ2 will be Amazon's second headquarters in North America. Bids poured in from Canadian cities from coast to coast as both major urban centres like Montreal and Halifax vied with smaller dark-horse competitors such as Sault Ste.

Sport AC Milan dealt blow as Arsenal star agrees to join Everton
Author: 0 AC Milan dealt blow as Arsenal star agrees to join Everton

With all due respect I think Everton really need to reconsider their transfer policy only Pickford has come good so far. "We are short of goals so to add power in our goalscoring ability would be very important for me". The 28-year old came off the bench in the Gunners' 2-1 loss to Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium this past weekend, and that could very well turn out to be the last time Walcott dons the Arsenal colours.

Sport Mourinho wants new Man United deal for David De Gea
Author: 0 Mourinho wants new Man United deal for David De Gea

But he took time to settle and last month United great Paul Scholes accused him of " just strolling through games". "Like everybody else, we want to win the league". United's sustained pressure in the second half eventually paid off as Lukaku made it 3-0 in the 72nd minute after turning past two defenders and shooting low past But land.

Sport Antonio Conte questions VAR: 'The Willian penalty was a big, big mistake'
Author: 0 Antonio Conte questions VAR: 'The Willian penalty was a big, big mistake'

The first yellow card was for a doubtful situation - I didn't watch Morata's situation yet - but the second was for dissent. In fact the video official was referee Mike Jones. Before the match, Conte was asked about the chance of playing young players with Callum Hudson-Odoi impressing in the Chelsea academy but only Ampadu was trusted to start on Wednesday night.

Sport Chelsea Told To Pay £20 Million For Andy Carroll
Author: 0 Chelsea Told To Pay £20 Million For Andy Carroll

Carroll claims he has an ankle injury, but scans taken by the Hammers are understood not to show a problem. "And they always need that one person that's really going to stretch to give them the space". He has made only 7 starts this season in the Premier League, along with 5 cameos off the bench and has scored merely 2 goals so far, both of which came in West Ham United's 2-1 win over West Bromwich Albion earlier this month.

Sport Can the Houston Rockets dent the Golden State Warriors' NBA charge?
Author: 0 Can the Houston Rockets dent the Golden State Warriors' NBA charge?

The Cavs , at 109.4 points allowed per 100 possessions, are 29th in the league in defensive rating. "Everyone knows it's going to take a while to get into a comfortable groove here", he said. "I thought I was going to wake up and be in my bed, but that actually happened". "So now his minutes are starting to increase". And apparently it's gotten so bad, some anonymous Cavaliers don't think they'll be able to right the ship this time around.

Sport Ann Curry says sexual harassment was 'pervasive' at NBC
Author: 0 Ann Curry says sexual harassment was 'pervasive' at NBC

Now, Lauer's former Today co-anchor Ann Curry is speaking out about the reckoning that has gone on and, in her mind, it's "overdue". In 2012, Curry was sacked from the Today show amid speculation that her co-host, Matt Lauer , had a major hand in Curry's departure.

Sport This Statement from One of Larry Nassar's Accusers Is so fearless
Author: 0 This Statement from One of Larry Nassar's Accusers Is so fearless

Kyle Stephens , who was abused by Nassar from the ages of 6 to 12, was one of the former gymnasts to read out her statement in a MI court, in which she detailed Nassar's crimes. Alexis Moore, one of the other witnesses, alleged that she was abused hundreds of times by Nassar during medical appointments. "It was mandatory to get "treatment" by Nassar", Raisman tweeted at USA Gymnastics .

Author: 0 Jordan Bell's (left ankle) X-rays negative, Warriors schedule MRI for Thursday

He tried to put pressure on his leg and grimaced before he opted for a wheelchair ride off the court. They picked Bell up in hopes to help him walk off the court. Plenty of Bulls fans remain incredulous Chicago traded its draft pick instead of selecting a player such as Bell, who has averaged 5.2 points on 66.4 percent shooting and 4.0 rebounds in 14.8 minutes per game.

Sport Wozniacki scrapes through Australian Open epic
Author: 0 Wozniacki scrapes through Australian Open epic

Caroline Wozniacki saved two match points to scrape through to the 3rd round of the Australian Open on Wednesday, January 17, after being 5-1 down in the final set to unheralded Jana Fett. The world number one prevailed 6-3, 6-4, 7-6. Marta Kostyuk came from the other angle. However, she reeled off six games in a row to keep her hopes of a maiden Slam alive with a 3-6 6-2 7-5 win.

Sport Australia files WTO complaint over Canada's 'discriminatory' sale of overseas wine
Author: 0 Australia files WTO complaint over Canada's 'discriminatory' sale of overseas wine

Australia filed a trade complaint against Canada on Tuesday, accusing the North American nation of placing "discriminatory" regulations on the sale of wine imported from overseas. But Canberra's objection also targets policies in Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia, as well as federal measures, which "appear to discriminate against imported wine", allegedly in violation of a WTO agreement.