• Djokovic 'ready' for Australian Open

    Djokovic 'ready' for Australian Open

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    He will arrive at Melbourne Park as the world No.12, having not played a match since his quarter-final exit at Wimbledon. Despite worries about the Spaniard's knee, Nadal practiced on Rod Laver Arena Friday. Nadal will follow up his exhibition match against French world No.31 Gasquet with an appearance at the Tie Break Tens fast-format tournament in Melbourne on Wednesday.
  • Brighton beats Crystal Palace on VAR debut

    Brighton beats Crystal Palace on VAR debut

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    Murray's victor on the south coast set up a fourth round meeting a second-tier side Middlesbrough . Read on for a recap of Monday's sole FA Cup fixture as the competition's third round edged nearer to its close. There was some confusion over the winning goal in the 87th minute, though, as former Palace striker Murray bundled in the victor with his knee following a free-kick to score his seventh goal this term.
  • Thomas starts, scores 19 as Cavs hold off Magic

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    Mario Hezonja added 16 points and 10 rebounds in his seventh start this season. No one on the bench had an answer for Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton , and the Magic clawed their way back into the game to lose in heartbreaking fashion. James played in his 1,100 game in his 15-year career. MAGIC: Jonathon Simmons' back injury forced the Magic to change its starting lineup for the 16th time this season.
  • Max Holloway to headline UFC 222 in Vegas

    Max Holloway to headline UFC 222 in Vegas

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    Holloway is now riding one of the most unprecedented streaks in UFC history with 12 straight wins including back-to-back TKO victories against former champion Jose Aldo . Aldo first defeated "The Answer" at UFC 156 in Edgar's debut in the weight class. Holloway initially struck UFC gold when he defeated Anthony Pettis at UFC 206 in December 2016 to claim the interim title.
  • Marcus Mariota throws touchdown to himself against Chiefs

    Marcus Mariota throws touchdown to himself against Chiefs

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    Kelce was knocked out of the game in the second period with a concussion, following an ugly head-to-head collision with a Tennessee defender. It was also a collapse that saw the Chiefs' hearts broken when an apparent game-winning defensive touchdown by linebacker Derrick Johnson in the final minutes was overturned when a replay review correctly showed that Titans running back Derrick Henry was down.
  • Peyton Manning the odds on favorite to replace Jon Gruden on MNF

    Peyton Manning the odds on favorite to replace Jon Gruden on MNF

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    Others wonder how he'll mix with current players. Even before Gruden signed his 10-year mega-deal, worth a reported $ 100 million , some criticized the Raiders for this hire, believing it was nothing more than appeasement for a fan base they were soon to leave behind in Oakland.
  • Raiders want to hire Teryl Austin

    Raiders want to hire Teryl Austin

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    The Bengals also announced Monday that Bob Bicknell was named the next wide receivers coach. That success earned Austin head coaching buzz and he's interviewed for a number of positions over the past three years, including the Lions' current opening.
  • Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim hints at sale of Liverpool target Thomas Lemar

    Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim hints at sale of Liverpool target Thomas Lemar

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    Coutinho is on the brink of an exit after the Reds agreed a £142million deal to sell the player to Barcelona. At the Camp Nou, though, the decision was clear. Liverpool - as well as Arsenal - were heavily linked with a swoop for Lemar in the summer window but a deal never materialised. And Liverpool acknowledge that even a mammoth bid may not be enough to change Monaco's stance.
  • Draymond Green fined $25k for criticizing officials

    Draymond Green fined $25k for criticizing officials

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    The NBA announced on Monday that Green has been fined $25,000 for public criticism of officiating. On Monday, Warriors star Stephen Curry said he thought Green sometimes did not get the benefit of the doubt from officials. Too much me against you. Referee-player tension has become serious enough that NBA Players Association head Michele Roberts met with a representative from the National Basketball Referees Association last month to discuss the issue.
  • Eagles Become First No. 1 Seed Underdog In First Playoff Game

    Eagles Become First No. 1 Seed Underdog In First Playoff Game

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    The Eagles held one of the NFL's top offenses to a season-low scoring total that day, and the Falcons' 303 total yards marked their second worst output of the season. Sunday. He was signed late in the season after the Eagles' regular kicker, Nick Mike-Mayer, had suffered a season-ending rib injury. Atlanta , which finished the regular season ranked ninth in total defense, will not be given the task of stopping an Eagles' offense that was led by quarterback Carson Wentz , who ...
  • Big Baller Brand receives an F from Better Business Bureau

    Big Baller Brand receives an F from Better Business Bureau

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    According to TMZ Sports, ever since the launch of the Big Baller Brand, the complaints have been rolling in from consumers who received the wrong items or simply didn't get their orders at all. ESPN's Darren Rovell reported in April that Nike, Under Armour and Adidas all said they were not interested in making a deal with the Balls when "LaVar insisted that they license his upstart Big Baller Brand from him".
  • Man Utd to make big move for Mesut Ozil THIS MONTH

    Man Utd to make big move for Mesut Ozil THIS MONTH

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    Arsenal star Ozil is out of contract in the summer and is now free to negotiate a pre-contract agreement with clubs outside of England. Even if Arsenal accepted Ozil was leaving, Arsene Wenger would be reluctant to do business with Mourinho as the Frenchman would prefer to see the attacker head overseas rather than to a domestic rival such as United.
  • Donald Glover's Hit TV Series

    Donald Glover's Hit TV Series "Atlanta" Returns In March

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    Donald Glover remains one of the busiest men in Hollywood, as he recently wrapped production on Solo: A Star Wars Story , but the show's ensemble also includes rising stars like Zazie Beetz (who is set to appear as Domino in Deadpool 2 this summer) as well as Lakeith Stanfield (who keeps getting work and delivering great performances in films like Get Out and Death Note ).
  • Manchester United balk at Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann's wage demands

    Manchester United balk at Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann's wage demands

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    That would make the 26-year-old the highest paid player in the Premier League and given his transfer fee will be in the region of £90m, it would be a significant outlay if United made a decision to push ahead with the transfer. "The package offered past year which was agreed is now a lot less than what he wants next summer". The club is desperate to sign him but it is an bad lot of money.
  • Panthers Facing Questions About Cam Newton's Quick Return

    Panthers Facing Questions About Cam Newton's Quick Return

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    It is the third incident this season known to have been formally investigated by the league and union under the policy they developed through a 2016 agreement, although they informally review every concussion evaluation. Backup quarterback Derek Anderson took over under center while Newton was examined in the medical tent on the Panthers' sideline. Newton left the game for the next play and was taken to the medical tent for concussion protocol.
  • Andy Murray has hip surgery, hopes to be back for Wimbledon

    Andy Murray has hip surgery, hopes to be back for Wimbledon

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    Before Andy Murray had started experiencing the pain in his right hip that forced him to go under the knife in Melbourne this morning, he had discussed with his wife, Kim, past year on what was driving his urge to continue playing well into his 30s.
  • Arsenal 'quote Manchester City £40m for Alexis Sanchez'

    Arsenal 'quote Manchester City £40m for Alexis Sanchez'

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    Liverpool are keen to sign Lemar after selling Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona and Arsenal are known to have been watching Fekir closely. Wilshere is out of contract at the end of the season. The Gunners failed with a £90 million bid for Lemar in the summer and though Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim has insisted the France global is not for sale, Wenger could test his resolve should Alexis move on in January.
  • Beamer selected to the College Football Hall of Fame

    Beamer selected to the College Football Hall of Fame

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    Beamer's 280 career victories rank 6th in FBS history and are the 13th most by a college football coach at any NCAA division. The 2018 class officially will be inducted during the 61st NFF Annual Awards Dinner on December 4, 2018, at the New York Hilton Midtown.
  • UNRWA vows to go on after Israel's call to scrap agency

    UNRWA vows to go on after Israel's call to scrap agency

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    The Axios news website reported that Washington had frozen $125 million in funding for the UNRWA, a report denied by a State Department official. With Palestinians seething over US President Donald Trump's recognition last month of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, he threatened on Tuesday to withhold aid money, accusing them of being "no longer willing to talk peace".