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Dolan's acknowledgment that removing it from the on-field uniform by the start of the 2019 season is the right course". Following numerous discussions with Major League Baseball and Commissioner Rob Manfred, the Indians will no longer wear the big-toothed, smiling, red-faced caricature during games.
  • Pep Guardiola Wants Players Protected After Leroy Sane's Injury Sours Cardiff Victory

    Pep Guardiola Wants Players Protected After Leroy Sane's Injury Sours Cardiff Victory

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    As the final 15 minutes approached, Cardiff appealed in vain for a handball when a Morrison cross brushed off Kyle Walker, and soon afterwards De Bruyne came close to making it three for Manchester City when his strike was blocked. "They tell us before the game, we know all the details", De Bruyne said. Guardiola was furious afterwards, saying that the quadruple would be impossible if his players kept getting injured.
  • Jose Mourinho targets Manchester United 'stability' after signing new deal

    Jose Mourinho targets Manchester United 'stability' after signing new deal

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    Paul Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David de Gea are all reportedly unhappy about his salary. Jose Mourinho is disliked by the majority of football fans, it's probably fair to say, and it's not hard to understand why this is the case. He went on to note the way Sanchez leads from the front, saying, " He's always ready to be the first defender for the team, and that's big for us ".
  • Wenger: Not optimistic - or pessimistic - on Ozil's future at Arsenal

    Wenger: Not optimistic - or pessimistic - on Ozil's future at Arsenal

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    Arsenal have won their last two games without Sanchez, brushing aside Crystal Palace 4-1 last weekend and beating Chelsea 2-1 to reach the Carabao Cup final. The Red Devils are 12 points adrift of current leaders Manchester City in the race to win the Premier League title. The new formation seems to be working and the with the addition of some new players, things seem to be looking good for the Gunners.
  • Disappointing, 'Game of Thrones' Final Season Won't Air Until April 2019

    Disappointing, 'Game of Thrones' Final Season Won't Air Until April 2019

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    Maisie Williams is sticking a bogus Game of Thrones story with the pointy end of her Twitter account. Maisie Williams denied that she'd revealed the premiere date for the final season of "Game of Thrones." Williams said that there's a four month turn around for these "huge episodes" in the post production phase of development.
  • Chelsea's Charly Musonda arrives in Glasgow ahead of loan to Celtic

    Chelsea's Charly Musonda arrives in Glasgow ahead of loan to Celtic

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    Should the move go through Musonda, who would likely go straight into the Hoops squad for their league fixture against Hearts on Tuesday, will become the 34th Chelsea player to join another club on loan this season. "I'm very lucky to be here and I'm very happy to be here". It is the culture as well - it is more than a club and for me that is the most important thing.
  • Milwaukee Bucks' Jabari Parker to make season debut on Friday

    Milwaukee Bucks' Jabari Parker to make season debut on Friday

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    Parker, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, suffered a horrific torn left anterior cruciate ligament injury during a 106-88 defeat to the Miami Heat last February. "We know what he's (Parker) capable of doing". As if the win wasn't enough good news for the Herd, they also found out before the game that injured F Jabari Parker could be on track to return soon from the second knee injury of his young career.
  • Minnesota officials welcome Super Bowl to the 'Bold North'

    Minnesota officials welcome Super Bowl to the 'Bold North'

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    As a result, they host the season-opening Thursday night game in 2008 (as all Super Bowl champions do) and Brady isn't playing a 1:00 p.m. game at home on the first Sunday of the season. They had an incredible season. Sunday will be Brady's eighth Super Bowl appearance, also a record. "To be in it one time is a dream come true, and to be here eight times is unbelievable".
  • Roger Federer´s grand slam victories

    Roger Federer´s grand slam victories

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    Federer, the No. 2 seed, defeated No. 6 Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in Melbourne and seen live on ESPN (and on ESPN2 at 10 a.m.). Despite failing to take a set point opportunity when leading 4-5 in the second set, Cilic pounced in the tie-break with a superb forehand victor to bring up two set points at 6-4.
  • Major League Baseball trade rumors: Brandon Moss back to A's

    Major League Baseball trade rumors: Brandon Moss back to A's

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    The Kansas City Royals are unloading veterans as they embrace what it essentially a free agency forced rebuild. The Royals receive right-handed pitcher Jesse Hahn and another pitcher Heath Fillmyer in the deal. Meanwhile, the Royals have received both salary relief from this trade, as well as rotation help. The 34-year-old first baseman and outfielder was coming off a down season with St.
  • Olivier Giroud To Chelsea Still Possibility This Month

    Olivier Giroud To Chelsea Still Possibility This Month

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    The Gunners are closing in on a club-record deal for the Gabon ace and hope to have him signed up before Wednesday's transfer deadline. FC's Gab Marcotti provides an update on Tottenham and Chelsea's pursuit of reinforcements before the January window closes.
  • Federer wins record 20 Grand Slam titles

    Federer wins record 20 Grand Slam titles

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    In addition to his six Australian Open titles, Federer's Grand Slam résumé includes eight Wimbledon titles, five U.S. Open championships and one French Open title. I was just so relieved when everything was said and done I think I felt the same way tonight. "I can't believe it myself", said Federer, who has four more Majors than Rafael Nadal , his nearest challenger in the all-time standings.
  • Arsenal legend Theirry Henry lauds Gunners' new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan

    Arsenal legend Theirry Henry lauds Gunners' new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan

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    Huddersfield have been struggling this season and they are in desperate need of a number of wins to get out of the trouble they have found themselves in. The Premier League is back for another massive round of games as the competition continues to heat up. It's a thoroughly important game for both sides at the opposite ends of the table and should provide for a thrilling contest in Wales.
  • Allardyce confirms Coleman comeback

    Allardyce confirms Coleman comeback

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    However, Toffees manager Sam Allardyce is ready to hand the 29-year-old his comeback against top-flight opposition, according to a report in The Sun . "But it is very important to have him back, and to have his influence not just as a player but as a person and a human being". Coleman played 58 minutes for Everton's under-23 side last week.
  • Wizards could be without Wall against Thunder

    Wizards could be without Wall against Thunder

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    Embiid - who has built a reputation as one of the NBA's biggest trolls - got into it with reigning MVP Russell Westbrook on Sunday night in their clash, which resulted in OKC defeating Philadelphia 122-112. Russell Westbrook notched another triple-double, 31 points, 13 assists, 11 rebounds. He played 52 minutes the Monday prior to his injury and was averaging over 38 minutes per game in January.
  • Touchdown! Patriots Arrive In Minnesota For Super Bowl LII

    Touchdown! Patriots Arrive In Minnesota For Super Bowl LII

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    It continued at the Mall of America, near the airport, which swelled with football fans, most wearing green, as the team checked into the Raddison Blu, which is attached to the mall, the epicenter of all NFL activity this week. "It was evident to us - and I'm not crying over spilled milk here - but we believed that (Patriots quarterback) Tom (Brady ) knew when we were pressuring, because he certainly got the ball out pretty quick", Spagnuolo said.
  • Mate Pavic Wins His Second Title at the 2018 Australian Open

    Mate Pavic Wins His Second Title at the 2018 Australian Open

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    Pavic teamed with Austrian Oliver Marach to win the men's doubles title on Saturday night in the match that followed the women's singles final. The trainers took her blood pressure and checked her pulse, while Halep put an ice-wrapped towel around her neck.
  • Klopp resigned to Can leaving Liverpool

    Klopp resigned to Can leaving Liverpool

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    It's not about replacing anybody. It's not about replacing anybody, it's about using our own opportunities, tools, players, tactics, formations, all that stuff. With Manchester City 18 points clear of the Reds in the Premier League , the Champions League is the club's last realistic shot at a trophy this season.
  • Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum getting $270 million makeover

    Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum getting $270 million makeover

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    United Airlines' name will go on a restored Peristyle as part of the renovations which started earlier this year. The Coliseum once seated more than 100,000 spectators and now seats 93,600. New suites and club seats will also be added. Now it is home to the USC's football team as well as the temporary home to the Los Angeles Rams NFL, which will move to its stadium in Inglewood in 2020.
  • Patriots choose white jersies for the big game

    Patriots choose white jersies for the big game

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    After star linebacker Dont'a Hightower was put on IR with a torn pectoral muscle just five games into the season, and with linebacker Kyle Van Noy missing weeks 14 through 17, Flowers saw his defensive snaps increase, and stepped up in a big way.