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Sports Stephen A. Smith responds to Derek Carr's fight challenge
Author: 0 Stephen A. Smith responds to Derek Carr's fight challenge

I think Gruden knows they've got to move on. "I used to have a prototype for hand size, height, arm strength, all that stuff". "But since that moment in time you haven't been that damn impressive", Smith said. Those can be construed as fighting words, which is exactly how Carr took them. Kellerman didn't respond to Carr's comments. On Wednesday, Derek Carr became unglued about what he heard from Stephen A.

Sports Pochettino wary of VAR
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Writing in his column for BetVictor , Owen said: " Spurs have won their last three games against rivals Chelsea , but I expect the Blues to bounce back after their disappointing reverse at the Emirates on Saturday evening - although Arsenal were outstanding on the night and thoroughly deserved the three points".

Sports Stephen A Smith: Lakers Should Consider Trade For Mike Conley
Author: 0 Stephen A Smith: Lakers Should Consider Trade For Mike Conley

With that said, he also mentions that the front office could keep one or both players if the offers aren't enough to move the needle. That hasn't been the case for the vast majority of this season, as the Grizzlies have just three wins since December 14 and have all but fallen out of the Western Conference playoff race.

Sports Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul have bans lifted by BCCI
Author: 0 Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul have bans lifted by BCCI

Hardik Pandya will join India's limited-overs squad in New Zealand and KL Rahul the India A squad that is now playing a 50-overs series against England Lions in Thiruvananthapuram, after the BCCI lifted their suspensions on Thursday. The turn of events that led to the decision eventually is not clear but it is learnt that the two members of the Committee of Administrators (CoA ), Vinod Rai and Diana Edulji , met the Amicus before the decision was taken.

Sports Arsenal should pursue Rafinha if Suarez move fails
Author: 0 Arsenal should pursue Rafinha if Suarez move fails

There is simply too much competition for places at the Nou Camp, with Sergio Busquets, Ivan Rakitic, Arthur, Arturo Vidal, Philippe Coutinho and Carles Alena all vying to start. Emery, speaking ahead of Arsenal's FA Cup third round tie at home to Manchester United, said Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men are a different proposition to the one they faced back in December.

Sports Why Joshua could fight Fury at Wembley instead of Wilder
Author: 0 Why Joshua could fight Fury at Wembley instead of Wilder

Warren claimed Joshua's representative Eddie Hearn has made a proposal to see Fury fight Joshua instead of Wilder on April 13 at Wembley but he's committed to a rematch between the Gypsy King and the Bronze Bomber which was has approved by WBC.

Sports Nadal dismantles Tsitsipas to reach Australian Open final
Author: 0 Nadal dismantles Tsitsipas to reach Australian Open final

Novak Djokovic's attempted Aussie accent was a shocker. Djokovic also makes the final of the Australian Open for the seventh time in his career with a victory here. He has had some big scalps. If Pouille plays at his absolute best, he could take a set, but anything more than that is a stretch. The Frenchman turned to Mauresmo late past year.

Sports Neymar a doubt for Manchester United game after suffering ankle injury
Author: 0 Neymar a doubt for Manchester United game after suffering ankle injury

Neymar had surgery to fix the cracked fifth metatarsal in his right foot after suffering the injury a year ago and recovered in time to play for Brazil in Russian Federation. Tuchel said Neymar was not protected enough on the pitch. Strasbourg manager Thierry Laurey described Neymar as a "phenomenon" in his post-match comments, but also said there was "nothing malicious" in his players' actions.

Sports Chiefs can Sutton as defensive coordinator
Author: 0 Chiefs can Sutton as defensive coordinator

Brady was unharmed but a laser pointer can cause damage to an individual if it is shined into their eyes. Tuesday represented the first opportunity for media members to ask Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick about the laser incident during Sunday's AFC Championship in Kansas City .

Sports Predicted XI: Arsenal vs Manchester United
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When is Arsenal vs Manchester United? The fact that both sides will head into the match feeling they have a great chance of winning only adds to the flavour. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer plans to use Alexis Sanchez against old club Arsenal on Friday after being impressed with his attitude in training . "He'll be involved", Solskjaer told MUTV.

Sports Monaco sack Thierry Henry after 3 months in charge of the club
Author: 0 Monaco sack Thierry Henry after 3 months in charge of the club

Henry started his career with Monaco and helped them to win the league in 1997. Monaco are two points behind Dijon , who are 18th and a further point from safety, after collecting only three wins from 21 matches, and crashed out of Europe early after finishing bottom of Champions League Group A with just a single point.

Sports Two years after stabbing, Kvitova into Australian Open final
Author: 0 Two years after stabbing, Kvitova into Australian Open final

The two-time Wimbledon champion stormed past debutant Danielle Collins 7-6 (7/2), 6-0 in their semi-final after the closure of the roof in searing Melbourne heat gave the Czech a boost. Osaka, the fourth seed in Melbourne , took command of proceedings early and with two breaks of serve she won the first set in 32 minutes. She had four match points, one in the seventh game, on serve, when she was called for a foot fault (first serve) and then appeared to twist her ankle in the exchange ...

Sports MRI reveals ruptured quad tendon for Victor Oladipo, done for season
Author: 0 MRI reveals ruptured quad tendon for Victor Oladipo, done for season

A preliminary exam gave the Pacers reason to believe the injury will require surgery, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN . "It's really scary, it's tough". Many of his colleagues in the National Basketball Association took to Twitter to offer Oladipo prayers and well wishes including LeBron James, Paul George , Karl Anthony-Towns, C.J.

Sports Nissin takes down ad after complaints about Naomi Osaka's depiction
Author: 0 Nissin takes down ad after complaints about Naomi Osaka's depiction

However, the key difference between Prince of Tennis' fair-skinned-but-designed-from-scratch original characters and Osaka's anime version is that the latter is based on a real person, so one would expect a more faithful depiction of her skin color, especially when Prince of Tennis does have a half-black, half-Japanese character, Richard Sakata, who's shown in the anime with legitimately dark skin.

Sports Australian Open: Djokovic delight at stroll to semi after Nishikori retires
Author: 0 Australian Open: Djokovic delight at stroll to semi after Nishikori retires

Djokovic was leading 6-1 4-1 in the quarter-final when Nishikori decided he was unable to continue due to a thigh problem. I was moving a lot, wasted too much energy. He broke the resistance of Nishikori instantly, pouncing on his first break point opportunity, before securing the double break in the sixth game of the set.

Sports Yankees Trade Sonny Gray To Reds In Three-Team Deal
Author: 0 Yankees Trade Sonny Gray To Reds In Three-Team Deal

Louis Cardinals; and Washington Nationals. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman had said throughout the offseason he meant to trade Gray, but Cashman waited until CC Sabathia was cleared to resume working out following a procedure last month to insert a stent to clear a blockage in an artery to his heart.

Sports Kohli is the greatest ODI batsman of all time: Clarke
Author: 0 Kohli is the greatest ODI batsman of all time: Clarke

While two series have ended in draws, New Zealand have won it four times. The Men in Blue leader Kohli cited the team has set eyes on the series victory. Kohli has become the first player in history to win the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year, his second consecutive, the ICC Test and the ODI Player of the Year awards following an extraordinary 2018.

Sports Barcelona Push Arsenal Target Denis Suarez To Consider Other Offers
Author: 0 Barcelona Push Arsenal Target Denis Suarez To Consider Other Offers

The hierarchy are now refining their search for someone to oversee the technical side in addition to replacing Sven Mislintat , the outgoing head of recruitment. I can say the same: "if the club made a decision to sign one sporting director, then I will agree with them". "Hector will undergo surgery to fix this in the coming days".

Sports Chiefs fire defensive coordinator Bob Sutton
Author: 0 Chiefs fire defensive coordinator Bob Sutton

The Chiefs ended their season in the AFC Championship with a 37-31 loss to the New England Patriots . Kansas City allowed the second-most yards in the National Football League this season. If Ryan is hired and gets the Chiefs from dead last in defense to at least middle of the pack, the team would be virtually unstoppable. Seven of those points against came via special teams on a blocked punt.

Sports South Africa bowl in second one-day worldwide
Author: 0 South Africa bowl in second one-day worldwide

After Phelukwayo chopped a delivery from fast bowler Shaheen Afridi past the stumps to fine leg for a single, and as he crossed to the other end of the pitch, the stump mic picked up Safraz saying, in Urdu: "Abbe kaale, teri ammi aaj kahaan baithi hain?" They won the first match that was played in Port Elizabeth by five wickets, thus continuing their dominant run in ODIs against South Africa .

Sports De Jong Joins Barcelona From Ajax For $85M
Author: 0 De Jong Joins Barcelona From Ajax For $85M

The Ghanaian maverick's football journey has taken its most unexpected twist, with the deal initially a loan with an obligation to buy at the end of the season. Barcelona have announced the signing of midfielder Frenkie de Jong from Ajax for an initial fee of €75 million (£65m/$85m). 'You have to be quicker and more efficient.

Sports Henderson surges ahead in LPGA opener
Author: 0 Henderson surges ahead in LPGA opener

Ko's charge came unstuck in windy conditions over the back nine in Orlando, with a double-bogey 7 on the par-5 13th proving particularly costly, as the experienced Ji ran away with the tournament to claim her fifth tour victory by two shots.

Sports Eden Hazard rules out joining Manchester United under Zinedine Zidane
Author: 0 Eden Hazard rules out joining Manchester United under Zinedine Zidane

No Chelsea player has been directly involved in more Premier League goals than Hazard this season (10 goals , 10 assists). Hazard claims he has always been a source of frustration for his managers , however, and sees no reason why that will change regardless of the standard of his displays.

Sports The Australian Open in 2019: Kerber, Sharapova and Stevens leave the tournament
Author: 0 The Australian Open in 2019: Kerber, Sharapova and Stevens leave the tournament

In the first round of the Australian Open 2019, Collins found herself a set down against 14th seed Julia Goerges . And not just the take-balls-early aggressive approach that produced a "Did I read that right?!" edge of 29-6 in total winners for Collins , a 25-year-old American who won a pair of NCAA singles titles at the University of Virginia.

Sports How to Watch Serena Williams vs. Karolina Pliskova
Author: 0 How to Watch Serena Williams vs. Karolina Pliskova

It's also daunting for the opponents challenging for the titles that Williams has long dominated. Four months have elapsed since Serena Williams lost her cool and the US Open final . Williams battled an ankle issue through the match, and appeared to fade badly as the third set wore on. Only after trailing by a set and a break at 3-2 in the second did Williams seem to get going.

Sports Milos Raonic knocks out 4-seed Alexander Zverev in straight sets
Author: 0 Milos Raonic knocks out 4-seed Alexander Zverev in straight sets

She then broke for a 4-3 lead and finally was on her way. "I still think he's got the best overall serve in the game", said Bettauer, a former national team coach. In the final contest of the day, the men's No. 1, Novak Djokovic , dropped a set for his second consecutive match, but emerged the victor over Daniil Medvedev 6-4 6-7 (5) 6-2 6-3 to reach his first Australian Open quarterfinal since he last won the title in 2016.

Sports Celtic and Rangers interested in former Man United prospect
Author: 0 Celtic and Rangers interested in former Man United prospect

But it was a not exactly a show-stopping display from the former Nottingham Forrest and RB Leipzig attacker and Rodgers acknowledged there was work to be done with Burke. But we'll give him an environment to learn here. Relative to its country, Celtic is one of the most successful clubs in Europe, having won the Scottish top flight 49 times, including the past seven seasons by runaway margins in the table.

Sports India vs New Zealand: Team India practices ahead of ODI series
Author: 0 India vs New Zealand: Team India practices ahead of ODI series

In the 37th over of the Kiwi innings , New Zealand were reeling at 157/9 with Trent Boult and Tim Southee at the crease. Kiwi spinners have the second-best strike rate in ODIs among teams who have played at least 30 ODIs. New Zealand also has three players in the Test squad with captain Kane Williamson , Henry Nicholls and opener Tom Latham selected. His scores read 137, 90, 54, 86*, 80 and 181*.

Sports Rookie Long flies under the radar to claim first PGA Tour win
Author: 0 Rookie Long flies under the radar to claim first PGA Tour win

Mickelson birdied the par-4 fifth and sixth holes, the par-5 seventh and closed with another on No. 9. At the par-5 16th, Roach chipped in his fourth shot from 6 yards off the green, scoring a birdie for the hole. "I came in with very low expectations, I haven't had a lot of time to practice and prepare and I felt like all areas were OK, but you never really know until you get out and you play and compete", Mickelson said after Round 1.

Sports Dallas Cowboys' Darren McFadden Arrested for DWI
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys' Darren McFadden Arrested for DWI

Police claim McFadden resisted arrest and multiple sources told TMZ that his front windows were smashed in during the altercation. McFadden was released on matching $1,000 personal recognizance bonds for both the DWI and resisting arrest charges.

Sports Krunal Pandya hands over blank cheque to former cricketer Martin Jacob
Author: 0 Krunal Pandya hands over blank cheque to former cricketer Martin Jacob

With Martin's family requesting for help from Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ), Krunal Pandya has done the most fantastic thing possible. "Match referee Rajiv Sheth has offered Rs 25,000 and two umpires M Kuppuraj and K N Ramesh offered Rs 10,000 each", Patel said. Additionally, Zaheer Khan, Munaf Patel and Yusuf and Irfan Pathan have also stepped in to help Martin in his recovery.