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Durant apologises after fouling up on Twitter

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In an in-depth interview with San Francisco Magazine's Jon Steinberg, Durant and his agent/business partner Rich Kleiman shared the extreme remorse the National Basketball Association star felt after leaving the Thunder. Appearing on ESPN's The Jump , Jackson said he now views Durant the same as any other person on Twitter who has an egg avatar and speaks behind a wall of anonymity. Read More »

LSU star RB Derrius Guice will not play vs

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LSU coach Ed Orgeron said during his Wednesday radio show that Guice will not play in the game. It looks as if the injury to LSU's Derrius Guice may be more serious than fans in Baton Rouge originally thought. LSU will be without a player who led the SEC in rushing last season with almost 1,400 yards. In addition, Tigers offensive coordinator Matt Canada racked up 76 points last season against Syracuse while serving as offensive coordinator at Pitt in a wild 76-61 game. Read More »

Manchester City win marred by Gundogan injury

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Leroy Sane had put them ahead in the third minute and scored the 77th minute victor to secure their place in the fourth round five minutes after Yacob had equalised. "The lad [Gundogan] looked okay walking off". Yacob, who later equalised for Albion in the 72nd minute, was booked by referee Mike Jones and, after a lengthy period of treatment, Gundogan limped off the field and down the tunnel accompanied by City's medical staff, with England full-back Kyle Walker sent on in his place. Read More »

Man Utd vs Burton Albion

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Marcus Rashford scored twice, Jesse Lingard got one, via a deflection, and Anthony Martial scored a well-deserved goal in the second-half. "If the competition is an official competition then it is important for Manchester United and for me as a manager". Read More »

Antonio Conte willing to use Blues' youngsters in Carabao Cup campaign

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It remains to be seen if Christensen can break that mould, but the 21-year-old feels confident he can win over Conte after early signs that his presence is valued by the Italian tactician. Ready to play from the start with Chelsea . Don't forget that my first appearance in Serie A was when I was 16. 'It's not easy but for sure tomorrow is a good opportunity and we can also give a chance to some players who haven't played a lot yet'. Read More »

Texans vs. Patriots Point Spread: NFL Week 3 Odds, Predictions

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Patriots vs Texans Prediction: Both teams are 1-1 in ATS and this game is very interesting. "Obviously he's been playing for so long and that's why they call him the GOAT, no doubt". "I don't feel like we really need to read a book". Brady wasted no time getting the bad taste of the seasoning-opening loss out of his mouth, striking for all three of his touchdowns in the game's opening quarter, the first time he's done that in his career. Read More »

Es el diálogo que se impone en el proceso de paz — Rodríguez

La reunión se celebró en la Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo (Funglode), que preside el expresidente dominicano. Las exigencias de la oposición incluyen un cronograma electoral con la fecha para realizar elecciones presidenciales, previstas para 2018; la liberación de políticos presos; la solución al problema de desabastecimiento de alimentos y medicinas; y el respeto a la Asamblea Nacional, de mayoría opositora. Read More »

Texas football player succumbs to injuries

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Robert Grays was having the game of his life on Saturday as his Midwestern State University squad was beating Texas A&M-Kingsville 35-13. Before attending Midwestern State , Grays played at Fort Bend L.V. "This is not a vigil, but a service for strength for those hurting for Rob", head football coach Bill Maskill said. 'I really believe he might have been the most popular man on our team. Read More »

West Bromwich vs Manchester City live streaming free

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Attentions now turned to this week's Carabao Cup third round tie away at West Brom - and Delph says the players are on a high ahead of the trip to the Hawthorns. City skipper Vincent Kompany, who returned to training last week from a calf injury, could make his return to the line-up and Pulis had no doubts about the depth of Pep Guardiola's squad. Read More »

Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Knicks SF 'Cautiously Optimistic' of Rockets Deal

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Also, Frank Isola reported that Camp Melo expects the perennial All-Star to be moved by Monday, before the start of training camp. Mentally, Carmelo and his family have moved on to Houston. NY is scheduled to have its media day today, likely making this a very awkward situation if Anthony is in a Knicks uniform answering a myriad of questions about his departure, which he's sure to be peppered with. Read More »

Liverpool haven't improved under Klopp, according to Alan Shearer

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will be hopeful that the two forwards can become more ruthless in front of goal as the season progresses. "It's insane - three goalkeepers in one season without injuries and things like this", he joked. On Grujic, Klopp said: "We have a lot of players who are in good shape but have not had the match time - for example Grujic made a big step in development". Read More »

Leicester vs Liverpool: I forgot Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was playing - Emile Heskey

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I would love to see what Wenger is thinking right now, wouldn't you? "We want to use him and to prepare him also". With a place in the fourth round of the League Cup at stake, Oxlade-Chamberlain didn't get his wish of an opportunity in central midfield - instead he started out wide as Jordan Henderson, Marko Grujic and Georginio Wijnaldum took up positions in the middle of the park. Read More »

Ben McAdoo Calls Out Eli Manning For 'Sloppy QB Play'

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After the game, Giants head coach Ben McAdoo called out Eli Manning . Penalties, missed assignments and poor execution plagued the Giants all night. isn't going to be pressured by your flailing rosters. Beckham, the Giants' best receiver and most explosive playmaker, made his 2017 regular-season debut Monday night despite not being at 100 percent. Read More »

Jose Bautista Ties Unceremonious Blue Jays Single-Season Record

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In 88 starts with the Jays, the right-hander owns a 3.81 ERA and has struck out 466 batters in 533.2 innings. "I figured they'd probably have much more reason to have it than I do". Royals C Salvador Perez broke his bat on a second-inning foul ball and was left with just the handle as the barrel flew into the stands behind the third base camera well. Read More »

Sam Bradford limited in Wednesday's practice

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They have only allowed seven third-down conversions on 24 attempts for a 28-percent rate that is seventh-best in the NFL. "It's two games, man", said defensive end Everson Griffen. With 201 yards on 14 catches already, Thielen has racked up more receiving yards this season than every player not named Antonio Brown. The Buccaneers boast a pair of game-breaking receivers in hulking Mike Evans (6 feet 5, 231 pounds) and speedy DeSean Jackson. Read More »

Young Yankees fan taken to hospital after being hit by ball

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Frazier and other players were visibly shaken by the injury, with Frazier bent down on one knee for much of the stoppage with the Yankees leading the game, 9-3. On social media, fans and observers offered concern for the child, but many argued that the Yankees need to do more to avoid similar situations in the future by extending protective netting around the field. Read More »

Who Plays Thursday Night Football This Week?

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As offensive coordinators, Sean McVay and Kyle Shanahan directed two of the most potent offenses in the league last season. Watkins was shadowed by All-Pro cornerback Josh Norman versus the Washington Redskins on Sunday, limiting his targets. Read More »

BCCI nominates MS Dhoni for Padma Bhushan

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Dhoni, who has already been honoured with the prestigious Arjuna, Rajeev Gandhi Khel Ratna, and the Padma Shri award, has scored 16 worldwide hundreds (6 in Tests and 10 in ODIs) along with 100 global half-centuries. "He is one of our greatest ODI cricketer with almost 10,000 runs in ODIs". He retired from Test cricket in 2014 but continues to play the limited overs format. Read More »

Dolphins Acquire Stephone Anthony From Saints

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After Timmons spent the week in Southern California practicing with the Dolphins , he reportedly went AWOL when the team traveled to the stadium and missed the game without an excused absence. Asked if he expected players to follow certain rules, Gase responded: "Be on time and play hard". Several players said they hadn't talked with Timmons or seen him since team meetings Saturday. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez has become distracted at Arsenal, says Gary Neville

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He would be able to sign a pre-contract agreement in the New Year. But, according to The Sun , United are interested too, with manager Jose Mourinho seemingly keen on beating City to the punch. Sanchez wasn't on the pitch; Alex Iwobi and Danny Welbeck were playing [up front]. "I've not seen the Alexis Sanchez news, so you have given me something I haven't heard before, but, from that point of view, United, from a general perspective, should always be challenging for the best ... Read More »

Sam Bradford's knee 'better' but unclear when he'll return

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If Bradford can't play, Case Keenum will get the start as the Vikings host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . Bradford said Wednesday it was the result of a non-contact injury against the Saints, but didn't say when or how it happened. The Steelers' defense put up another solid performance in their 26-9 victory over the Vikings, but that hasn't stopped them from knowing they need to improve. Read More »

Dumoulin tops Roglic, Froome for cycling time trial title

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Froome finished the Vuelta earlier this month, a fact he believes gives Dumoulin an edge. German Martin, for one, is angry that his title defence has been compromised. The 32-year-old was born in Kenya, brought up in South Africa and lives in Monaco. "Absolutely there is national pride for me", he told the Times newspaper. Read More »

8-Year-Old Illinois Youth Football Team Kneels During National Anthem

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Members of the Junior Comanches football team demonstrated Sunday after kids asked team coaches about the protests in St. Louis over a not-guilty verdict of an officer killing a black man in 2011 . After getting a sack in Sunday's Seattle-San Francisco game, Bennett staged another demonstration. Children understand things that are happening around them more than we think and more than we give them credit for. Read More »

Mark Sampson 'to quit' as England Women manager

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Two investigations - one by the Football Association; another conducted independently - have since cleared him of any wrongdoing. Sampson presided over his last match as England manager on Tuesday night, with the Lionesses strolling to a 6-0 win over Russian Federation in a World Cup Qualifier at Tranmere's Prenton Park. Read More »

Ander Herrera confident still has key role to play in Manchester United

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I think Wayne has still a lot of things to say in football and I wish him the best for the rest of the season". United thumped Everton 4-0 on Sunday, with Marouane Fellaini stepping in for Pogba, but Mkhitaryan said the club would miss Pogba's creativity that has help them script big victories this season. Read More »

Sri Lanka Cricket pick new selectors; Graeme Labrooy to lead

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The remaining members are former national team manager Jeryl Woutersz , former Sri Lanka wicketkeeper Gamini Wickremasinghe , and Sajith Fernando , who was once a prolific allrounder at domestic level. Labrooy, 53, played nine tests and 44 ODIs between 1986 and 1992. The two sides are slated to play their first Test in Abu Dhabi from September 28 before they will travel to Dubai to play a pink-ball match on October 6. Read More »

Manchester United v Burton Albion

David De Gea , Antonio Valencia , Eric Bailly and Nemanja Matic will be all be given the night off. "I think just the way they go about it and the way that they deal with things in such a no-nonsense manner", he said . How have Burton started the season? That's life in big clubs. "I never saw Matic or Fellaini play so well, so he is in a team with these two guys playing absolutely phenomenal so for Carrick and Ander it's just patience because that time will arrive and they will ... Read More »

Jake LaMotta dead: Boxing legend passes away aged 95

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In his previous fight, LaMotta saved the championship in movie-script fashion against Laurent Dauthuille. In total, LaMotta fought Robinson six times in what became one of the sport's most legendary rivalries, with Robinson winning all but their second encounter which ended in LaMotta's favour. Read More »

Mourinho sends message to Carrick over Man Utd inactivity

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We think he is an important player. Fan favorites Michael Carrick and Ander Herrera are such casualties. Mourinho stated: "He (Carrick) is in a team with these two guys, playing absolutely phenomenal. "We think he is an important player". For Carrick and for Ander it is just patience because their time will arrive. That is what we did last season. The Spanish global came on for the final 15 minutes of the Red Devils 4-0 comfortable victory over Everton on Sunday and Mourinho was ... Read More »

Heat on Koeman as Everton's EPL slide continues

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Everton , who in mitigation have played Manchester City , Chelsea , Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United already in the league, slipped below West Ham on goal difference to 18th spot. Ronald Koeman is under pressure at Everton and the club have told him they expect an upturn in their form. Everton , who have not won a trophy since 1995, have struggled so far in the Premier League, losing 4-0 at Manchester United on Super Sunday. Read More »

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger satisfied

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He added: "It's a pity Danny Welbeck suffered what looks another bad injury because him and Alexandre Lacazette were starting to build a good understanding". Chelsea's training sessions are more about positional discipline and, here, they weren't able to match Arsenal's quick passing through the lines. Read More »

Chelsea Facing Possible FIFA Sanctions After Investigations into Youth Transfer Dealings Commence

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Under current rules, clubs are only permitted to sign foreign players under the age of 18 if the player moves country for non-footballing reasons, or if they live within 50km of an global border. Real Madrid have also been punished in the recent past and had their ban cut from two transfer windows to one. Liverpool and Manchester City have also been given a slap on the wrist by the Premier League for their conduct regarding the signing of academy players. Read More »