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Sport Three players who should definitely start for Newcastle against Bournemouth
Author: 0 Three players who should definitely start for Newcastle against Bournemouth

Dwight Gayle's first-half double had the Magpies cruising towards a precious three points in the battle for Premier League survival. But with the lack of goalmouth action, I thought it was going to be hard for us to find two goals. Bournemouth scored a last-minute goal to win 1-0 at St James' Park in November. " The only thing is, that for as good as his passing was, the defensive side of his game in the latter stages doesn't live up to it ".

Sport Bruins acquire Nash, who could be in lineup in Buffalo today
Author: 0 Bruins acquire Nash, who could be in lineup in Buffalo today

In 73 playoff games over the last five years, Nash had 38 points, and in the last three regular seasons his point production dropped off - 102 points in 187 games. This was his sixth season on Broadway, and he amassed 145 goals in 375 regular-season games. He earned the Maurice Richard Trophy in 2003-04 after scoring an NHL-best 41 goals.

Sport Asif sparkles on debut as Peshawar wallop Islamabad
Author: 0 Asif sparkles on debut as Peshawar wallop Islamabad

However, for reasons best known to him, he was caught up in a freaky spot-fixing scandal which came to light in 2017. Zalmi have good depth in their batting unit but lack of superstar names in their bowling attack makes them vulnerable on good batting tracks in the tournament.

Sport Arizona's Sean Miller May Face Dire Consequences In College Basketball Scandal
Author: 0 Arizona's Sean Miller May Face Dire Consequences In College Basketball Scandal

Arizona can not maintain the pretense it wants to abide by NCAA rules and keep Miller as its coach given the mounting evidence that he and his staff knowingly and repeatedly cheated to land high-profile recruits. Arizona burst out of the gate in both halves in regulation. Washington 68, California 51 - At Berkeley, Calif., Jaylen Nowell scored 23 points and Washington used a 16-2 run midway through the second half to pull away to victory over California in Pac-12 Conference play.

Sport Jaguars signing Blake Bortles to 3-year, $54 million extension, report says
Author: 0 Jaguars signing Blake Bortles to 3-year, $54 million extension, report says

When you consider the incredible amount of guaranteed money quarterbacks are reeling in on new deals ( look at the Jimmy Garoppolo deal as an example ), Jacksonville signing Bortles to this extension was a stroke of genius. The Jaguars were arguably a premature whistle from making the Super Bowl so it's not entirely surprising to see them sticking with the quarterback who led them to the brink.

Sport IOC maintains Russia Olympics doping ban
Author: 0 IOC maintains Russia Olympics doping ban

A second Russian Olympian, bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva , has tested positive for a banned substance . Krushelnitsky-who helped lead the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation to a bronze-medal win over Norway on February 13 in mixed doubles-tested positive for endurance-enhancer meldonium .

Sport Britain's curlers end up empty-handed after Japan edge bronze match
Author: 0 Britain's curlers end up empty-handed after Japan edge bronze match

Of course we came up short, but we came up short against a strong Swedish team. "We'll move on from the loss and focus on the next game and will go out there to get that bronze". Muirhead's Canadian coach Glenn Howard claims he is not surprised by the shifting tides of curling's top nations and admitted disappointment at some of the comments aimed towards him from fans in his native land - with the word "traitor" temporarily added to his Wikipedia page.

Sport Of course Arsenal can win the Cup Final - We always do!
Author: 0 Of course Arsenal can win the Cup Final - We always do!

Their bid for a clean sweep came to an end with a shock loss to League One Wigan but Guardiola expects his team to respond. The 47-year-old risks a touchline ban if he continues to wear a yellow ribbon in during Sunday's Carabao Cup final.

Sport Shaq's Son Pulls Out of Arizona Commitment
Author: 0 Shaq's Son Pulls Out of Arizona Commitment

Brandon Williams , Arizona's only other class of 2018 commit, retweeted O'Neal's since-deleted tweet, ramping up speculation that he too may soon reopen his recruitment. O'Neal had committed to play at Arizona last April, but did not sign a binding letter of intent. In the hours that have followed, Miller reportedly made a decision to step down as Arizona's head coach - just for tonight's game against OR, though.

Sport Sevilla coach Montella: Alexis? Maybe we could kill him?
Author: 0 Sevilla coach Montella: Alexis? Maybe we could kill him?

The Chile global opted to quit The Emirates in the mid-season window after the relentless speculation about his future at the north London side. The South American attacker will be hoping to help Manchester United enjoy a successful end to the season under Mourinho this term.

Sport IL shows progress, falls to No. 9 Purdue
Author: 0 IL shows progress, falls to No. 9 Purdue

BC-BKC-T25-Purdue-Illinois, 1st Ld-Writethru, 556Edwards scores 40 points, No. 9 Purdue beats Illinois 93-86AP Photo ILSH103, ILSH115, ILSH113, ILSH111, ILSH108, ILSH109, ILSH112, ILSH110, ILSH107, ILSH105, ILSH106Eds: No. Ethan Thompson tied a season high with 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds, and Tres Tinkle had 14 points for Oregon State (13-14, 5-10). Purdue (25-5, 14-3) has only a home game remaining Sunday against Minnesota before heading to New York City and the Big Ten ...

Sport When 'captain cool' Dhoni lost his temper at Manish Pandey
Author: 0 When 'captain cool' Dhoni lost his temper at Manish Pandey

Often the top order bats more than 35 overs, and the others get no time to get into their innings. Pandey sat out the entire ODI series and didn't come into the side even when Kedar Jadhav was injured with Shreyas Iyer preferred in his place.

Sport American Lindsey Vonn takes bronze in likely final Olympic downhill race
Author: 0 American Lindsey Vonn takes bronze in likely final Olympic downhill race

Vonn took home a bronze medal in Pyeongchang following Wednesday's downhill, but she failed to make it to the podium at the women's combined Alpine ski event, which was telecast live in the U.S. "But I really hope it only takes one more season because it would be hard for me to continue on after that". "It's wonderful to be on the podium with two such fantastic skiers", she said.

Sport Fernando Alonso excited by the McLaren MCL33
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso excited by the McLaren MCL33

Whilst understandably proud of the considerable effort that went into the MCL33, Racing Director Eric Boullier said he was under no illusions about the challenge the team face to climb the pecking order in 2018, having finished ninth in the constructors' standings past year.

Sport Butland error gifts Leicester a point
Author: 0 Butland error gifts Leicester a point

Xherdan Shaqiri had given the Potters the lead just before the half-time whistle before Butland fumbled the ball into his own net with 20 minutes remaining. Stoke boss Paul Lambert attached no blame to Butland after his blunder and backed the goalkeeper to move on quickly. Leicester soon set about trying to find a victor, but Butland redeemed himself with a stunning one-handed save to deny Mahrez from distance, before Harry Maguire clattered the post with a close-range effort ...

Sport Zinedine Zidane lauds Cristiano Ronaldo selflessness after Real Madrid crush Alaves
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane lauds Cristiano Ronaldo selflessness after Real Madrid crush Alaves

Zidane said it was important Bale trained well and stayed focussed. "I wanted to see Gareth in this position, then we will see what happens in the coming games". "But I am interested in the squad, not just one or two players". Bale did not appear happy to be a substitute at Leganes but could return to the starting line-up against Alaves , with doubts over Marco Asensio's fitness.

Sport Clippers aim to continue surge vs. Warriors
Author: 0 Clippers aim to continue surge vs. Warriors

Meanwhile, the Warriors are motivated by the urge to dispel the notion that their 4-4 rut entering the All-Star break was ominous. But, not Thursday night. In his past 12 games he is averaging 29.0 points on 49.6 percent shooting and 47.3 percent from 3-point range. Like that, the game was over. Mixing long-range sniping with some dribbling wizardry and devilish takes to the hoop, Curry was in total control, tallying 18 points on 6-7 shooting in the period to go with 4 FTs, a rebound, and ...

Author: 0 Benitez: Shelvey miss cost Newcastle three points against Bournemouth

Newcastle United led the match in total shots, 13 to 12, with Bournemouth tallying six shots on target compared to four for the Magpies . BC-SOC-Bournemouth-Newcastle, 125Bournemouth recovers to grab point against Newcastle in EPLAP Photo LON876, LON835, LON829Eds: APNewsNow.

Sport Arsenal boss Wenger responds to Keane's Wilshere jibe
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Wenger responds to Keane's Wilshere jibe

The manager summed it up: no energy and no desire". In the aftermath of Arsenal's embarrassing defeat against Ostersunds at the Emirates, former Manchester United star Roy Keane called Gunner's midfielder Jack Wilshere the most overrated player on planet Earth.

Sport Dubai Duty Free Championships: Elina Svitolina beats Daria Kasatkina to retain title
Author: 0 Dubai Duty Free Championships: Elina Svitolina beats Daria Kasatkina to retain title

She's hitting so hard, playing so fast. Taking the ball on the rise, Svitolina whipped her inside-out forehand to good effect earning the first break for 3-2. Serving at 3-5, she saved three set points with stubborn baseline play, including a huge forehand victor. She has now won the seventh final in a row, having not tasted defeat since 2016 Zhuhai against Kvitova.

Sport Superb Scotland stun England in 6 Nations
Author: 0 Superb Scotland stun England in 6 Nations

He scored two of the Scots' three first-half tries - one an individual score from near halfway - as they blew away England before halftime then weathered an inevitable response from the visitors with a brilliant defensive effort and indomitable spirit.

Sport FBI Documents Show High-Profile College Basketball Players Accepted Money
Author: 0 FBI Documents Show High-Profile College Basketball Players Accepted Money

Players listed in the report who have received money from ASM Duke's Wendell Carter , Michigan State's Miles Bridges , and Alabama's Collin Sexton who are still now playing but we won't be shocked if that changes. Duke , North Carolina and N.C. State are among the schools named in an investigation by the FBI into corruption in college basketball . The story says the mother of Bridges received hundreds of dollars in advances.

Sport Chelsea boss Antonio Conte SNAPS over Willian selection probe
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte SNAPS over Willian selection probe

Meanwhile, Conte will soon be involved in a reunion with Nemanja Matic, who was a key player in Chelsea's title win last season. The last time Chelsea and Manchester United clashed in the Premier League , it ended in our favour as we ran out 1-0 winners at Stamford Bridge in November 2017; courtesy, Alvaro Morata's header.

Sport Winter Olympics: Russian bobsledder admits doping violation - CAS
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: Russian bobsledder admits doping violation - CAS

Russian bobsleigh pilot Nadezhda Sergeeva has been disqualified from the Winter Olympics after admitting to an anti-doping rule violation. Russian Federation was banned from competing at the Winter Olympics because of state-sponsored doping at the 2014 Games in Sochi.

Sport What is a 'Bloody Dracula'? Our new favorite snowboarding trick
Author: 0 What is a 'Bloody Dracula'? Our new favorite snowboarding trick

On a day where cloud cover and flat light caused numerous Big Air riders to struggle, including Parrot and McMorris, Toutant landed his first two jumps cleanly, missed his third, but hung on for the victory after sweating out the final half-dozen competitors.

Sport USTA found mostly liable by jury for Eugenie Bouchard's fall
Author: 0 USTA found mostly liable by jury for Eugenie Bouchard's fall

The terms of the settlement were confidential. "It's been two-and-a-half years, so I'm happy it's over", Bouchard told reporters outside a New York courtroom, the New York Times reported. Bouchard's attorney Benedict Morelli commented: "When people attack you and attack your name, you get affected by that". USTA and Alan Kaminsky, a lawyer for the tennis association, said they also were pleased a settlement could be reached.