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Sport Comedian apologizes for 'edgy joke' about Warriors' Green
Author: 0 Comedian apologizes for 'edgy joke' about Warriors' Green

During one of the commercial breaks, Kerr was asked if starting the Hampton 5 line-up was the reason the Warriors got off to such a fast start . Warriors teammates Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson denounced the actions of Andrew Polk, who tweeted a death threat to Draymond Green on Sunday.

Sport James Paxton throws no-hitter as Mariners beat Blue Jays
Author: 0 James Paxton throws no-hitter as Mariners beat Blue Jays

Paxton's no-hitter was the sixth in Mariners history and the first in a road game. This is an impressive moment for Paxton , the Ladner, B.C. native who shone in the British Columbia Premier Baseball League for the North Delta Blue Jays, then starred at Kentucky.

Sport Sir Alex Ferguson 'sitting up talking to family friends' after brain haemorrhage
Author: 0 Sir Alex Ferguson 'sitting up talking to family friends' after brain haemorrhage

The 76-year-old, who suffered the haemorrhage on Saturday, remains in intensive care and there has been no official update on his condition from the Premier League club. But I gather that the operation has been a success. The former United winger explained: 'It was a huge shock as the news filtered in. Writing on his personal blog United star Juan Mata wished Ferguson a "speedy recovery" and vowed that the team will work hard to "honour" the Scot's "winning mentality".

Sport Yaya Toure 'desperate' to stay in Premier League
Author: 0 Yaya Toure 'desperate' to stay in Premier League

There was no doubt about Yaya's quality - all the managers make mistakes, maybe I made a mistake then", he told reporters. "That is why I am a little bit sad because people put a lot of pressure on Paul Pogba because they want to compare him to me".

Sport Jordan Spieth Commits To Playing In 2018 Travelers Championship
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth Commits To Playing In 2018 Travelers Championship

Spieth has won three majors - the 2015 Masters and U.S. Open plus last year's British Open. While it's the 17th that generates the most interest, with players trying to avoid the water and make the island green, the hole before that has also been home to countless memorable moments over the years.

Sport Barca Confirm Talks With Superstar
Author: 0 Barca Confirm Talks With Superstar

We've been linked with players who belong to other clubs throughout the season. Atletico Madrid could be prepared to splash the cash on Angel Di Maria this summer, with the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder's agent reportedly travelling to the Spanish capital for talks.

Sport University Professor Among 10 Killed in India-administered Kashmir
Author: 0 University Professor Among 10 Killed in India-administered Kashmir

Five civilians including a teenage boy were also killed in clashes near the site of encounter. The 26 years old Paddar was among the most wanted terrorists and had joined HM in 2015 after deserting the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT). Announcements were made on loudspeakers, he said. Professor Bhat's brother also confirmed that the family had gone to the site of the encounter to convince professor Bhat to surrender, but to no avail.

Sport LSU reportedly given permission to contact Ohio State transfer QB
Author: 0 LSU reportedly given permission to contact Ohio State transfer QB

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Quarterback Joe Burrow has chose to transfer from Ohio State . Burrow spent three years at Ohio State, redshirting in 2015 and working as the No. Haskins spent past year as the backup, replacing an injured Barrett in the Buckeyes' win against MI. "I love Joe Burrow", Meyer told ESPN's Marty Smith after the spring game.

Sport Suspended Saint Mark Ingram wants a new contract
Author: 0 Suspended Saint Mark Ingram wants a new contract

The bottom line here is that Kamara is going to be under a lot of pressure to pick up Ingram's slack during the first four games of the season. He also had 81 catches for 826 yards and five receiving touchdowns, earning Pro Bowl honors and a spot on the second All-Pro team as a flex.

Sport So far, more than 76 people identified exposed to Shawnee measles outbreak
Author: 0 So far, more than 76 people identified exposed to Shawnee measles outbreak

Old Country Buffet , 821 Country Route 64, Elmira, between 1 and 4 p.m. April 30. A person with measles was in Pottawatomie County while they could have infected others at the end of April. If you have symptoms, you are asked to contact a healthcare provider by phone and not enter a doctor's office, emergency or any medical facility without notifying them you may have been exposed to measles and have symptoms.

Sport Jurgen Klopp 'not surprised' by Chelsea loss
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp 'not surprised' by Chelsea loss

We have to win these two games, especially when you play at home. "He has to be much better, he can do much better and he will score again, there is no doubt about that". Sturridge has scored just three goals this season across only 613 minutes of football, with his career now appearing to have gone badly off track. It is normal to be a bit nervous.

Sport Caps' Wilson strikes again, breaks Aston-Reese's jaw
Author: 0 Caps' Wilson strikes again, breaks Aston-Reese's jaw

Aston-Reese was stickhandling near the Capitals bench when Wilson drilled the rookie with his left shoulder. Aston-Reese immediately crashed to the ice after his head snapped backwards. Tom Wilson is a dirty player. He was forced to sit out two preseason games following a late hit on St. Louis Blues rookie Robert Thomas and was suspended for the first four games of the regular season for boarding Blues forward Sammy Blais shortly after his return.

Sport Chelsea Boss Responds To Links With Man Utd Attacker
Author: 0 Chelsea Boss Responds To Links With Man Utd Attacker

Chelsea have stepped up the interest with the attacker in a possible swap deal for Willian to rival Juventus for Martial signature Martial will want to win the 2017/18 FA Cup title on May 19 with Manchester United before his imminent departure at Old Trafford.

Sport Mark Williams in the pink after defeating John Higgins
Author: 0 Mark Williams in the pink after defeating John Higgins

But the always laidback Williams held his nerve to win three of the next four and leave Higgins to count the cost of slow starts on both days of the final. It capped a remarkable late-career revival as he did not even qualify for the championships in 2017, and last reached the final 15 years ago, when he defeated Ken Doherty.

Sport Saints release Coby Fleener, who never worked out as offense's missing piece
Author: 0 Saints release Coby Fleener, who never worked out as offense's missing piece

Last week, they inked deals with Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett, South Carolina guard Cory Helms, Cincinnati defensive back Linden Stephens, Minnesota tight end Nate Wozniak, Mississippi State defensive back J.T. Herbie Teope has confirmed the news. The team will release TE Coby Fleener , according to a league source. It seemed as though New Orleans was planning to move on months before this move was made.

Sport Millwall pair in preliminary World Cup squad
Author: 0 Millwall pair in preliminary World Cup squad

Brillante was picked after impressing for Sydney FC in the A-League and also being in the recent Socceroos squad under van Marwijk that played two friendlies in March. Appointed in January for the whirlwind tenure before handing over to Graham Arnold, he hasn't had the luxury of scouting alternatives, though did spring a surprise by picking uncapped Croatia-based right-back Fran Karacic.

Author: 0 Liverpool agree deal to sign Lyon star

Yes, it will be like fire if he comes", Mane told SFR Sport . Fekir has been outstanding for Lyon this season, scoring 22 goals from attacking midfield, while Dembele has only three goals since joining Barca from Borussia Dortmund. Not one to sit on his laurels, Klopp has revealed that he is to further strengthen the side this summer, even if they win the Champions League later this month.

Sport Stan Van Gundy Out As Pistons Coach After Four Seasons
Author: 0 Stan Van Gundy Out As Pistons Coach After Four Seasons

But as we found out later on Monday, the Pistons did indeed fire Van Gundy. Van Gundy's title included the role of president of basketball operations, but he was said to be resistant to front-office changes following speculation team owner Tom Gores wanted a new structure that would impact his authority in personnel decisions.

Sport Kings XI Punjab thrash Rajasthan Royals
Author: 0 Kings XI Punjab thrash Rajasthan Royals

None of them could found a way to dismiss the swashbuckling opener as he clobbered seven fours and three sixes during his 54-ball innings. So cover your basics, choose the ones who impressed you when these two sides met recently and then work your way around it in order to make a difference.

Sport Barcelona say Antoine Griezmann talks were held in October
Author: 0 Barcelona say Antoine Griezmann talks were held in October

Bartomeu has now said talks had taken place between the club and Griezmann's representatives earlier in the season. However, Griezmann's future at Atletico appears increasingly uncertain, with Barca reported to be closing in on a deal for the forward's signature.

Sport Philadelphia 76ers: 3 ways to overcome 3-0 deficit against Celtics
Author: 0 Philadelphia 76ers: 3 ways to overcome 3-0 deficit against Celtics

The 76ers returned home to a rambunctious Philadelphia crowd, but a flurry of mistakes in crunch time ultimately kept them from cutting into the Celtics' series lead. The Sixers don't have to look far to figure out how they got into this position. While Game 3 may have featured Horford at his best during crunch time , the 31-year-old has been stepping up his production for the Celtics all throughout this postseason.

Sport Injury update on Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Champions League final
Author: 0 Injury update on Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Champions League final

Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo walks on the pitch during the Spanish league football match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on May 6, 2018. "There was nothing at stake but it was a good Clasico - high intensity and chances". "I think we are the only unbeaten team in Europe in the big leagues and that is something that pushes us".

Sport National Football League facing another lawsuit on ex-49er Eric Reid's behalf
Author: 0 National Football League facing another lawsuit on ex-49er Eric Reid's behalf

Together with Kaepernick, whose collusion case against the National Football League is also ongoing, the union is concerned players are effectively being stripped of their rights to protest without losing their livelihood. However, citing the labor agreement, the NFLPA said league rules supersede individual club rules. Reid, who last week sued the NFL for collusion during his lengthy free agency, has had only one official visit - with the Bengals , who reportedly asked him if he would ...

Sport Justify shows effortless talent in winning Kentucky Derby
Author: 0 Justify shows effortless talent in winning Kentucky Derby

As if there were any sort of doubt, trainer Bob Baffert confirmed Sunday morning that Kentucky Derby champion Justify would continue his quest for the Triple Crown at the Preakness Stakes on May 19. Justify ran the third-fastest first half-mile in Kentucky Derby history and still had enough to finish strongly, aspects that have racing insiders claiming that his best races are yet to come.

Sport Updates on Cristiano Ronaldo's injury
Author: 0 Updates on Cristiano Ronaldo's injury

They still have to negotiate home games against Villarreal and Real Sociedad, along with an away match against Levante, but it will require something special to end their 42-match unbeaten league record stretching 13 months. The stand-in for injured regular Dani Carvajal looked uncomfortable at all times, something that is sure to stand Liverpool (and Sadio Mane in particular) good stead ahead of the Champions League final in Kyiv.

Sport Maryland women's lacrosse seeks to defend NCAA title as top seed
Author: 0 Maryland women's lacrosse seeks to defend NCAA title as top seed

The four seeded teams in Hof stra's half of the bracket, which will host first-round games Saturday, are No. 2 Albany (which hosts UMass), No. 3 Yale (which hosts Richmond), No. "Last year helped us, helped our mentality to know what it's like to go on the road and play at this type of level with these stakes". The victor faces third-seeded JMU (18-1).

Sport 'We're still fighting' says Conte as Chelsea keep top four bid alive
Author: 0 'We're still fighting' says Conte as Chelsea keep top four bid alive

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has revealed that the injury which kept Alvaro Morata out of the squad to face Liverpool is "not serious". Liverpool actually looked the brighter of the two sides for most of the first half, with Sadio Mane producing three decent efforts before the half-hour mark passed.

Sport Lionel Messi pressured referee in tunnel at half-time of Clasico -- Sergio Ramos
Author: 0 Lionel Messi pressured referee in tunnel at half-time of Clasico -- Sergio Ramos

The Portuguese star had pulled Madrid level with a goal from close range in the 14th minute, but in the process he was clattered into from behind by Barcelona defender Gerard Pique. Valverde added that the prospect of ending the season as undefeated champions was motivating Barca with three games left to play. Both teams are in action on Wednesday, with Barcelona hosting Villarreal and Real heading to the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan for an away match against Sevilla.

Sport IPL 2018 | CSK vs RCB, match 35: Stats review
Author: 0 IPL 2018 | CSK vs RCB, match 35: Stats review

When you are defending 128, you have to go for wickets , even if it means bowling out a couple of your best bowlers before the death. CSK needed 22 off 18. The CSK think tank's decision to send Dhoni up the order more regularly has worked wonders for the former Indian captain's and CSK's fortunes in this season.

Sport Tom Davies' 96th-minute goal denies Southampton win at Everton
Author: 0 Tom Davies' 96th-minute goal denies Southampton win at Everton

But then, at the death, poor play from Ryan Bertrand eventually saw Tom Davies muster a shot at goal, with a cruel deflection off Wesley Hoedt sending the ball past McCarthy and into the back of the net. Redmond's introduction deserved to be game-changing, although whether Saints boss Hughes would have made the change so early had Mario Lemina not been injured is open to debate.