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Aaron Gordon after bizarre finish: 'They gave them the game'


Aaron Gordon especially seemed frustrated with how the game ended. The errant shot clock prompted the officials to review the play, and once the NBA Replay Center in Secaucus, N.J. Lakers point guard Isaiah Thomas said, simply, that the official explanation was "weird". "We didn't blink", Sabres forward Jason Pominville said, according to the team's website. Read More »

Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington Confirmed for UFC 224 in Brazil


After a string of victories, Nunes was awarded a bantamweight title fight against Miesha Tate on July 6, 2016 at UFC 200. "[Nunes will] defend her belt in May, I think, and then probably I'm going to fight in July if she wins and is the champion", Cyborg said after beating Kunitskaya and improving to 5-0 in the UFC. Read More »

Barford scores 17 as Arkansas holds off South Carolina


For the Gamecocks, Chris Silva had 15 points and had 11 rebounds to lead the No. 11 seed Gamecocks (17-16.) USC advanced to the second round with a win over MS on Wednesday night. They were 19-22 (86.4 percent), while the Razorbacks were just 6-15 (40.0 percent). "This guy is capable of going off and going on runs by himself", Razorbacks coach Mike Anderson said. Read More »

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: 'Gunners fans don't hate me'


We needed to find mental resources and not just accept because we are disappointed that we will lose the game. After the game, he said: "At some stage, you need to respond and respond together with a good performance". "All we can do, as always, is respond on the field with our performance, not focus on what people say". "That's what we want to show, that we have the mental resources and qualities". Read More »

Klopp: Liverpool can match Man Utd cash power - for right players

It represented a real low point for Lovren, who admits those few weeks did affect him. While keeping one eye on Lukaku, Liverpool and Van Dijk will need to keep another on Alexis Sanchez. "I've always worked hard and I'm grateful but at the end of the day, I'm a striker and I have to score goals". "I've played in the Old Firm derby and that was very special - now I'm definitely looking forward to this game and seeing how the atmosphere is". Read More »

Emery: PSG will one day win the Champions League


The French giants saw their hopes of Champions League progress ended by a 2-1 home defeat against holders Real Madrid on Tuesday night. Sacchi is right: the Ligue 1 leaders are lacking ideas, leadership and any sort of positive direction, so they find themselves scratching their heads once again as they ponder how to get closer to the Champions League glory owners Oryx Qatar Sports Investments (QSI) crave. Read More »

Embattled Emery still believes in PSG blueprint

They took their spending spree to a whole new level previous year, spending a world-record 222m euros to sign Neymar from Barcelona and committing 180 million euros to sign Kylian Mbappe from Monaco. "We are relaxed about it". Only two clubs, Porto and Bayern Munich, have received more . We tried to give it everything, but at the end of the night, the entire club is disappointed. Read More »

EPL: Conte speaks on leaving Chelsea for PSG


Big money has been spent on names such as Kylian Mbappe , Angel Di Maria, Neymar and Edinson Cavani, amongst others, but they have failed to make the desired impact for the club at a European level. Vazquez is the kind of player who helps Zidane buck the trend too as he rebels against group think and the suits in Real Madrid's boardroom. "Tomorrow, we will have a good match, also for our supporters". Read More »

Here's Who Will Replace Sean McDonough In 'MNF' Booth


He will rejoin ESPN's college football team to call weekly games, as well as a College Football Playoff Semifinal. The MNF booth will have an entirely new look this season, as McDonough's broadcast partner the past two years, analyst Jon Gruden , left to coach the Raiders. Read More »

San Francisco 49ers sign WR to three-year extension — Marquise Goodwin


For a team that finished the season with just 30 sacks, the absolute top need is edge rusher , though there does not appear to be the talent in free agency for the 49ers to address the position on the open market. And in 2012, he was an Olympic long jumper. Goodwin had a career year in 2017 after signing a two-year deal with San Francisco and the 49ers rewarded him with a new deal Thursday that keeps him under contract through the 2021 season. Read More »

Raptors snap Rockets win streak at 17 games


His shot from just inside the 3-point line gave Toronto the lead. The Raptors shot 48.2 percent overall and held Houston to just 9-of-27 from three-point range. Toronto is averaging 112.8 points per game at home, and 11.7 thee-point field goals. Anunoby, has missed the team's last four contests after spraining his ankle in a game against the Orlando Magic on February 28. Read More »

Celtics Clinch NBA Playoff Berth with Win over Timberwolves


Irving posted 48.4 FanDuel points, exceeding his average score this season (38.2). "I was just happy he was able to get up and walk off because that was one of the worst falls I've seen". "I think that's the difference right now between us being a really good team and being a good team". Caris Levert scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson finished with 18 points and 12 rebounds off the bench as Brooklyn sent Charlotte to its fifth straight loss since a ... Read More »

Mississippi State's Nick Weatherspoon injured at SEC tourney


They'll have a chance to make it 6 in a row on Saturday when they take on the victor of the Arkansas-Florida game that will close things out on Friday night in St. With AP Photos.Mississippi State guard Nick Weatherspoon was injured and taken off the court on a stretcher after being stepped on in the Bulldogs' game against No. Read More »

Big 12 Predictions: Can Kansas, West Virginia avoid upsets? 3/9/18


But the win meant more than that. Desmond Bane hit a desperation 3-pointer at the buzzer to send the game into to overtime but TCU lost to Kansas State 66-64 Thursday in the Big 12 tournament at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. While it would be a bummer for college basketball fans for Young to miss the tournament, chances are we'd all forget by the time the play-in games were over. Read More »

Guardiola lays into Man City stars


Guardiola said: "From tomorrow we will be happy to be in the quarter-finals for the second time at this club". "Tactically too. I'm a bit sad for the result, that's not what we wanted, but I'm happy we have got through to the next round". Guardiola said: "It was important he played 90 minutes". Will City bounce back? "He fought, he needs rhythm", Guardiola added. "To think about joining these kind of teams you have to be there for a long time". Read More »

Packers to trade Damarious Randall to Browns for QB DeShone Kizer

The Green Bay Packers must have seen the Browns wheeling and dealing on Friday and noticed a buying opportunity. Providing Rodgers remains healthy, it will be years before Kizer is expected to start in Green Bay. Kizer, who as a rookie started 15 games last season for the Browns, threw for 2,894 yards and 11 touchdowns, but led the National Football League with 22 interceptions. Read More »

LeBron's Nine-Straight Points in the Fourth Sinks the Nuggets


The Cavs will look to use him as a player who can create for himself giving LeBron James a rest from ball handling duties. In an essay published on The Players' Tribune , Love says during a November 5 game against the Atlanta Hawks, he experienced stomach pain and shortness of breath. Read More »

David Moyes blasts Andre Ayew after West Ham departure


The hosts are still without Pedro Obiang, Edimilson Fernandes, Andy Carroll, Sam Byram and Winston Reid . Angelo Ogbonna (illness) and James Collins (tight hamstring) should be back in contention for the game. Joe Hart's hopes of being England's first-choice goalkeeper at the World Cup have been helped by a return to West Ham's starting line-up. West Ham enter this game with a poor record and many angry fans. Read More »

Manchester City 1-2 Basel FC: Five talking points


The pace dropped even more in the second half and City showed little urgency, seeming content to control possession without threatening in the final third. We need to be focused because Stoke away is always hard. Gonzalo Higuain and Paulo Dybala scored goals in the space of three minutes as Juventus came from behind following Son Heung-min's opener. Read More »

Tampa Bay Bucs reward WR Evans with $82.5 million extension


His career totals include 309 catches for 4,579 yards (14.8-yard average) and 32 touchdowns. Evans has recorded at least 1,000 receiving in each of his four seasons in Tampa. His yardage total in that span ranks sixth in the National Football League and his touchdowns are tied for seventh. The new deal will pay him $16.5 million per year, moving him from the NFL's third-highest paid receiver to second, leapfrogging Jarvis Landry but still behind Antonio Brown . Read More »

Browns reach deal to acquire WR Jarvis Landry from Dolphins

Landry averaged 12.8 FanDuel points last season, with 112 catches (161 targets) for 987 yards and 9 touchdowns. He has been named to three Pro Bowls in four National Football League seasons and caught more than 100 passes twice and never less than 84 in a year. Read More »

Torrey Smith Reportedly Traded to Panthers for Daryl Worley


The deal can not become official until the new league year opens Wednesday at 4 p.m. The move saves the Eagles $4 million in salary cap space , as Smith was set to count $5 million against the cap, and Worley counts just $650,000. In his one season with the Eagles, Smith caught 36 passes for 430 yards and two touchdown receptions. The Philadelphia Eagles could not have asked for a better result in 2017, but they did let up a whopping 33 points in their Super Bowl win over the New ... Read More »

Porter Jr. 'a step slow' in return to court


Yante Maten and the Georgia Bulldogs did their best job to prevent that from happening. Maten, the AP SEC Player of the Year, scored 14 points in the first half. In the season opener against Iowa State , he only played two minutes before leaving the game with a back injury. Teshaun Hightower came up big off the bench for Georgia, matching his career high of 13 points. Read More »

Kante fit after fainting incident, says Conte


Kante was immediately tended to by doctors after fainting in the changing room following a training session in freezing temperatures in Surrey. "He's in good form, yeah he's fine", he told reporters at his pre-match press conference . Chelsea have lost their last two Premier League games against Crystal Palace - the last side to beat them in three consecutively was Liverpool, with a run of four in May 2012. Read More »

OJ Simpson Reportedly Confessed 1994 Murders To Book Publisher


The publisher, Judith Regan , shared the news herself, stating that O.J. wanted to keep "If" in the name to cover in dealing with his kids. Simpson: "The Lost Confession?" special, the network announced Wednesday. He adds that he doesn't remember what he said to her body when he leaned over to kiss her, but he said he remembers people telling him he said he was sorry. Read More »

Muhammad Wilkerson Rumors: DE to Visit Saints, Chiefs After Packers Meeting


While Wilkerson has had his fair share of controversies over the last two seasons, including repeated tardiness, issues with drinking had not previously been brought to the public's attention. There was plenty of speculation the Packers weren't going to let Wilkerson leave the facility, but he's on his way to the Big Easy. "To me that's crossing a line and you put him out there basically calling him an alcoholic", co-host Boomer Esiason, a former Jets player, told Mehta on the air . Read More »

Hopeful punter bets £15k on Rangers to beat Celtic this Sunday


That shows how far we've come. "This will be a really good marker along our journey to the place we want to be and the team we want to be. You'll finish in the league where you are meant to be". What time does the Rangers - Celtic game start at? They have written us off on every other occasion. They are capable of playing a number of different formations. Read More »