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Documents from Pitino's lawyer show that the former Louisville coach, who was sacked this week following a widespread NCAA corruption bust , texted with Adidas exec Jim Gatto and tried to score some "Zebra" style Adidas Yeezy Boost 350s. Last month, the F.B.I. announced that 10 individuals-including four assistant coaches for Division I programs-had been arrested after a two-year probe revealed rampant corruption and bribery in recruiting practices.
  • Opko Health Inc (OPK) Is It Worthy for Investors?

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    ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Somewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Opko Health ( OPK ) Share Price" was originally published by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. BidaskClub raised Opko Health from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report on Thursday, June 22nd.
  • Mourinho dismisses rumours of United exit

    Mourinho dismisses rumours of United exit

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    The Swiss champions recorded a famous 5:0 victory over Benfica in front of their home crowd in their last Champions League fixture. Manchester United have been on impressive form during the entire season. United's still struggling with their defensive problems as they lack their key defenders . Marcos Rojo was part of the touring party, although he remains injured alongside Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Michael Carrick .
  • Giants reinstate cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

    Giants reinstate cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

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    Rodgers-Cromartie skipped out early from a Friday treatment session, and he acted out during the second half of a 27-22 loss to the Chargers, indiscretions that got him called in to see McAdoo last Tuesday. The one-game suspension cost Rodgers-Cromartie more than $400,000 in pay. The post was liked by 17 of Rodgers-Cromartie's teammates, which is an indication of his popularity in the locker room.
  • Crew consider move to Austin barring stadium deal

    Crew consider move to Austin barring stadium deal

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    Precourt said that a move to Austin would only be viable if the ownership group can secure an MLS-approved stadium. The Columbus Dispatch reported Monday that Precourt had grown frustrated with the club's declining revenue and attendance, with the Crew's average crowd of 15,439 ranking 20th out of the league's 22 clubs this season.
  • BCCI calls Anil Kumble just a 'former bowler', gets trolled

    BCCI calls Anil Kumble just a 'former bowler', gets trolled

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    The BCCI too wished Kumble on twitter but it didn't go down well the fans, who felt that the tweet was "insulting". Rohit, on the other hand, wished Kumble by saying that he has played a "massive part in Indian cricket's success". But, Indian fans were miffed by the fact that the cricketer was not mentioned as a legend and the former coach in the tweet. Kumble's relationship with the BCCI was the subject of much speculation after his resignation.
  • JR Smith discusses his standing toward Kyrie Irving

    JR Smith discusses his standing toward Kyrie Irving

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    Gordon Hayward #20 and Kyrie Irving #11 of the Boston Celtics are seen during the game against the Charlotte Hornets during a preseason game on October 2, 2017 at the TD Garden in Boston , Massachusetts. James sprained his left ankle in training camp, and coach Tyronn Lue said Monday he still didn't know if the superstar would play in the opener. "Obviously there's different people in different jerseys, but I mean, I don't really pose them as a big threat to us".
  • Roofers stop work to stand for national anthem

    Roofers stop work to stand for national anthem

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    The men, later identified as Dwayne Harrison, Danny Thyng and James Scruggs, said they had no idea anyone had taken a photo of them. The photo captures them putting down their tools, and standing for the national anthem. "Instead of making lots of noise during the National Anthem, we all reacted together and stood". The Republican former presidential hopeful sent a letter Monday to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Players Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith stating he believes ...
  • Conte confirms Morata fit for Chelsea's Roma clash

    Conte confirms Morata fit for Chelsea's Roma clash

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    The Italian will be without several key players for the Group C match at Stamford Bridge which follows hot on the heels of Chelsea's shock 2-1 defeat at Crystal Palace on Saturday. "The problem is that the same players are always playing". "Moses is out (on Wednesday) because he's injured (after being substituted in the first half)".
  • Dates Locked In For Socceroos' Final World Cup Qualifiers

    Dates Locked In For Socceroos' Final World Cup Qualifiers

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    The first leg of the playoff will be in Honduras on November 10 but the time and venue have yet to be confirmed, Football Federation Australia said in a media release on Sunday. The Socceroos will face Honduras as they battle to qualify for the World Cup. "Australia have to come here and play the game and then go home, and that's more tiring".
  • Kevin De Bruyne's agent confirms good Man City news

    Kevin De Bruyne's agent confirms good Man City news

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    The Manchester City coach has an eye for getting the most from world-class talents, and De Bruyne is his latest high calibre case study. Such form has sparked chat of a Ballon d'Or challenge. "It would be a dream for me", he said. "We are scoring goals, making assists and winning games and that is the main thing". I would put it somewhat differently: De Bruyne, like his spiritual brethren such as Andrés Iniesta, Paul Scholes and Andrea Pirlo, make a complex game simpler for his team-mates.
  • Italy to face Sweden, Republic of Ireland meet Denmark

    Italy to face Sweden, Republic of Ireland meet Denmark

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    Ireland will play the first leg away from home and the second leg of the play-off at the Aviva Stadium. It is the moment we have all been waiting for, and Croatia has drawn Greece in the draw for the playoff round of World Cup 2018! Watch below to see Kieran Donaghy talk about his run-in with Aidan O'Shea in the All-Ireland semi final replay.
  • Fraud Cristiano Ronaldo Dragged Off The Pitch vs Getafe

    Fraud Cristiano Ronaldo Dragged Off The Pitch vs Getafe

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    Cristiano Ronaldo has told Real Madrid they've made a grave mistake by selling Alvaro Morata to Chelsea - and that they could be risking points and trophies because of the decision. Isco also described Ronaldo as a "killer" after helping the forward end his La Liga goal drought. "It was only a matter of time", Isco said.
  • Gerard Butler No Calm Before 'Geostorm' Hospitalized After Chopper Crash

    Gerard Butler No Calm Before 'Geostorm' Hospitalized After Chopper Crash

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    The 47-year-old actor got run off the road by a auto and had a bad fall from his bike, People magazine reported from sources. A source told TMZ: "Lucky for him no broken bones just cuts and bruises". "What happened?' And I go, 'Well, I injected myself'". It was maybe one of the few times that reports were not exaggerated. "It was a pretty close call".
  • Barton explains why Rafa Benitez will not replace Ronald Koeman at Everton

    Barton explains why Rafa Benitez will not replace Ronald Koeman at Everton

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    Wayne Rooney may have saved his manager's job after a successful last-minute penalty kick secured a point for Everton in a 1-1 draw at Brighton in the English Premier League on Sunday. For the team as well. But it's small margins . Once we do that the confidence will come back into the team and things will become a bit easier for us.
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. and wife Amy expecting 1st child

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    The two-time Daytona 500 champion spoke at length about his desire to start a family in September. The news comes with five races remaining in Earnhardt's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career and off the heels of his seventh-place finish at Talladega Superspeedway last weekend.
  • Ashley puts Newcastle United put up for sale

    Ashley puts Newcastle United put up for sale

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    Newcastle's 52,000 capacity St James' Park is close to full most weeks with the club enjoying a passionate fan base. It is no secret that Mike Ashley has been looking to sell Newcastle United for some time now, but today saw a formal announcement from Ashley's lawyers stating that the Sports Direct owner wants the club to be sold as quickly as possible.
  • Bucs QB Winston to have MRI today

    Bucs QB Winston to have MRI today

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    The quarterback will undergo an MRI on Monday. Winston did not return to the game but was seen on the sideline throwing shortly after sustaining the injury, which revealed that it may not have been anything too serious. That veteran backup is Ryan Fitzpatrick , who went 22-of-32 passing in relief for 290 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions in a Tampa comeback effort that came up short in a loss to Arizona.
  • JR Smith guarantees LeBron James will be ready to go against Celtics

    JR Smith guarantees LeBron James will be ready to go against Celtics

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    Smith doesn't expect him to miss this one. "He's got to see how it feels", Lue said. Asked why James seems to be having so much trouble getting back from this sprained ankle, Lue said "he's getting older, like me". In a recent interview with ESPN's Rachel Nichols , LeBron was asked about comments Dwyane Wade made a year ago during an appearance on Kelly Ripa's show, where D-Wade referred to LeBron as an "exact tipper" who is so cheap he will only use his phone if he has Wi-Fi access.
  • I am 'very proud' of Mohamed Salah - Liverpool's Klopp

    I am 'very proud' of Mohamed Salah - Liverpool's Klopp

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    The two rivals face off at Anfield on Saturday lunchtime, with United level at the top of the Premier League table with Manchester City and Liverpool occupying seventh place. If you don't want to wait, don't wait. Klopp has maintained that many of Liverpool's issues can be resolved on the training pitch and not just in the transfer market.
  • Raiders sign ex-49er NaVorro Bowman to a one-year deal

    Raiders sign ex-49er NaVorro Bowman to a one-year deal

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    The 49ers released the four-time All-Pro last week after Bowman became disgruntled with his playing time. General manager John Lynch said the team looked into possible trade partners and came close to completing one. After missing the entire 2014 season due to injury, Bowman returned to action in 2015 and led the National Football League with 154 total tackles, according to gamebook statistics.