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After scoring 100 points or fewer in three of their previous four games, the Warriors racked up 116 points against Memphis on Saturday by the end of the third quarter, a remarkable stat considering Golden State had reached 116 points in just two of its previous 11 games, including once in an overtime win over the Lakers.
  • Georgia rocks Rose Bowl in classic finish

    Georgia rocks Rose Bowl in classic finish

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    But as the game approached, he tried to dispel any notion that his energy remained sapped, dashing down the field just before kickoff while shouting and waving his arms to incite the Oklahoma side in the sea of red that made up the Rose Bowl crowd.
  • Butler leads Wolves over Thunder, 104-88

    Butler leads Wolves over Thunder, 104-88

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    Since that game they allowed 90 to the Pacers, then 96 to the Lakers, 98 to the Nets, 91 to the Celtics, 98 to the Pelicans, 99 to Cleveland (the score was only that close to 100 because they had the 41 point lead and points are always scored in bunches in garbage time), then last night they had their best performance allowing only 88.
  • Barcelona complete transfer of Colombian defender Yerry Mina

    Barcelona complete transfer of Colombian defender Yerry Mina

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    They've completed the signing of Yerry Mina from Palmeiras after several months of rumours and speculation. The Colombia worldwide will strengthen Barcelona's defensive options as Javier Mascherano is expected to leave Camp Nou in the January transfer window, with Chinese Super League side Hebei China Fortune reportedly keen on the experienced Argentine.
  • Dion Waiters to undergo season-ending surgery on ankle, per report

    Dion Waiters to undergo season-ending surgery on ankle, per report

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    He also considered surgery last summer. He hasn't played since and has missed eight consecutive games. In 30 games this year, Waiters was averaging 14.3 points and 3.8 assists in 31 minutes of action. "I just twisted it". According to this report from Barry Jackson over at the Miami Herald , Waiters is seriously considering undergoing ankle surgery, which would end his 2017-18 season.
  • Another foggy night ahead with further weather warning issued

    Another foggy night ahead with further weather warning issued

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    It will be cold tonight, with dense fog and some frost for a time especially in midland, northern and eastern areas with overnight lows of -1° to +3°. Temperatures are expected to remain low climbing no higher than 4C in the northwest but slightly warmer temperatures of 7C in London and the southeast.
  • Why Liverpool have best chance of ending Manchester City's unbeaten domestic run

    Why Liverpool have best chance of ending Manchester City's unbeaten domestic run

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    Liverpool host Manchester City at Anfield in what should be this weekend's most exciting game. It remains to be seen whether Liverpool are in the market for a like-for-like replacement who was bought for £8.5m and sold for over £140m, but Jurgen Klopp will have to use what he now has at his disposal to try to get the better of all-conquering Manchester City this weekend.
  • IL loses by 7 Iowa in Overtime - Recap, Box score

    IL loses by 7 Iowa in Overtime - Recap, Box score

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    The Hawkeyes rank 42nd in the nation in effective field goal percentage, according to KenPom.com, and sixth in the Big Ten in that category. IL tried to overcome a number of obstacles, including a suspension and the flu, and appeared to be well on its way as it built a 49-29 lead with just under four minutes to play in the first half.
  • US Army files trademark challenge to NHL's 'Vegas Golden Knights' name, colors

    US Army files trademark challenge to NHL's 'Vegas Golden Knights' name, colors

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    Army filed a formal opposition to the Golden Knights nickname with the U.S. Trademark and Patent Office for using a similar team name and color scheme. "Bill told us this story about the origins of the Black Knight mascot for West Point which are sort of grounded in this first true knight of valor", Adidas Design Director Jeff Eagles added in the video.
  • Allardyce confirms Everton pursuit of Walcott

    Allardyce confirms Everton pursuit of Walcott

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    Sam Allardyce has confirmed that Everton are interested in signing Theo Walcott from Arsenal and talks are now ongoing. Everton boss Sam Allardyce says that the club is in talks to bring Arsenal forward Theo Walcott to Goodison Park .
  • Maryland-Ohio State, 2nd Ld-Writethru,677

    Maryland-Ohio State, 2nd Ld-Writethru,677

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    The Maryland Terrapins will be facing an Ohio State basketball team with Big Ten leading scorer Keita Bates-Diop, who played just nine games a season ago. Ohio State blocked five shots in the first half. Keita Bates-Diop continued his torrid streak with 26 points for Ohio State, hitting 6 of 8 shots from beyond the arc.
  • The Saints get ready to take on the Vikings

    The Saints get ready to take on the Vikings

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    For these Vikings, the Saints simply represent their first obstacle to being the first team to play in a Super Bowl in its home stadium. There's a decade of age and a difference of a dozen postseason games between Keenum and Brees. There's only one player, defensive end Brian Robison, who's still around from that season, however. Remember the last time New Orleans and Minneapolis squared off for a shot at the Super Bowl? "I don't expect to see the same team that we saw Week 1, and I know ...
  • Blake Bortles says criticism of his game will 'probably never stop'

    Blake Bortles says criticism of his game will 'probably never stop'

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    The Jaguars will look to continue that surprising stretch of success this Sunday when they visit the Steelers in the divisional round. In their last meeting in October, the Jags put the league on notice that they were a force to be reckoned with by defeating the Steelers handily by a score of 30-9.
  • LeBron James Reveals What Could Make Him Retire Earlier Than Expected

    LeBron James Reveals What Could Make Him Retire Earlier Than Expected

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    Fan votes make up for 50 percent, while votes from current players and a media panel each make up 25 percent to determine the starters (top two guards and three frontcourt players from each conference). New York's Kristaps Porzingis (640,928) is fourth. Toronto's DeMar DeRozan is second among East guards with 537,168 votes and Philadelphia rookie Ben Simmons is third with 397,942.
  • From France: Hazard agrees personal terms with Real Madrid

    From France: Hazard agrees personal terms with Real Madrid

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    Hazard is under contract at 2020, but Chelsea are keen to improve his contract and make him the highest paid player in the Premier League, overtaking Paul Pogba at Manchester United. Asked by the Mirror if he will sign a new contract at Chelsea, Hazard said : "Yes". Los Blancos have, thus, been in search of a top shot stopper, with Courtois one of their targets .
  • Liam Livingstone confident he can pass the Test

    Liam Livingstone confident he can pass the Test

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    To average over 50 in the Specsavers County Championship batting at three shows the technique and temperament he has. England pace bowler Mark Wood is set to make his global comeback after being included in the ODI squad for the upcoming five-match series against Australia, which begins on January 14 in Melbourne.
  • Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

    Chelsea boss Antonio Conte "will not forget" Jose Mourinho's comments

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    This term there have been reports of player unrest and arguments over transfer funds, while Conte has become embroiled in a very public spat with the master of mind games Mourinho. "Like 2-2 at the Emirates (on January 4) and 0-0 last night and at the weekend against Norwich, maybe we have to score more goals from the chances we create because I think we create enough danger, but we need to finish it as well".
  • Manchester United in transfer talks with Paris Saint-Germain's Lucas Moura

    Manchester United in transfer talks with Paris Saint-Germain's Lucas Moura

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    Brazilian outfit São Paulo are interested in signing Lucas Moura on loan for the second half of the 2017/18 campaign, the player's former club, according to Brazilian outlet Lancenet . It seems enough is enough for Moura, who has designs on making Brazil's World Cup squad, and now Liverpool have been offered the chance to sign him.
  • Dalla Spagna: è fatta per Icardi al Real Madrid, cifre e maglia

    Dalla Spagna: è fatta per Icardi al Real Madrid, cifre e maglia

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    A gennaio o al massimo a Mondiale concluso, la punta lascerà i nerazzurri per approdare al Real Madrid . E' una bufala, anzi no, anzi tutto è possibile. Secondo quanto riportato da Diario Gol non ci sarebbero dubbi, questi sarebbero gli ultimi mesi se non addirittura gli ultimi giorni di Mauro Icardi all'Inter.
  • Jack Wilshere to miss Arsenal's game with Bournemouth after sprained ankle

    Jack Wilshere to miss Arsenal's game with Bournemouth after sprained ankle

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    After all, he was managing Arsenal in a League Cup semifinal. "He can make a difference between what's going on outside and what's going on on the football pitch, with facts, not psychological theories". "We have to improve with all the players, not only with the strikers". It is a shame to lose him when he is in such good form and it was by blocking the shot that turned his ankle.
  • Kyrie Irving Likes Instagram Video Of Furious LeBron James Ripping Into Cavs

    Kyrie Irving Likes Instagram Video Of Furious LeBron James Ripping Into Cavs

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    The Congolese-born Spaniard was suspended for one game by the National Basketball Association after trading punches with Miami Heat forward James Johnson in a game on Tuesday. Early in the first quarter against Toronto, the Cavs pulled it off easily. Cleveland's Dwyane Wade answered with a dunk before time expired on the period.
  • Barcelona vs Celta: how and where to watch

    Barcelona vs Celta: how and where to watch

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    It has to be noted that Celta managed to score in every single away game this season (21 goals in 10 matches), so we definitely expect the trend to continue at Camp Nou. They played very very well in their 1-1 in the first leg against Barcelona a week ago, and played just as well in a 2-2 draw against Real Madrid at the weekend.