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Sports Russell Wilson gives Seahawks deadline
Author: 0 Russell Wilson gives Seahawks deadline

The two sides have had recent contract talks, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said at the owners meetings last week. The 30-year-old has one year left on his contract and has publicly maintained an interest in staying in Seattle, but that has not stopped the rumor mill from churning.

Sports Is the Browns' NFL Draft hat the ugliest thing you've ever seen?
Author: 0 Is the Browns' NFL Draft hat the ugliest thing you've ever seen?

You might remember that Allen wasn't sure who Lott was when the former National Football League defensive back, best known for his play as a hard-hitting safety, presented him with the Lott IMPACT Trophy, which goes to the college defensive player having the most significant influence on his team.

Sports Pele hospitalised in Paris after Mbappe’s visit
Author: 0 Pele hospitalised in Paris after Mbappe’s visit

After scoring twice in Brazil's 5-2 win against Sweden in the final of 1958, when he was just 17, Pele went on to win another two World Cups with Brazil. Mbappe and Pele had been scheduled to meet late past year but had to postpone, again because of Pele's health, French media said. The retired footballer has suffered with ill health for some time, and even missed out on travelling to the World Cup in Russian Federation past year with health concerns.

Sports Stephen Curry on officiating in loss to Timberwolves: ‘It’s kind of embarrassing’
Author: 0 Stephen Curry on officiating in loss to Timberwolves: ‘It’s kind of embarrassing’

The score remained at 115-115, and the teams headed to overtime. A questionable foul all on Minnesota's Keita Bates-Diop nullified what would have been a game-tying three-pointer by Kevin Durant with 4.4 seconds left. After the game, numerous Warriors didn't hide their feelings regarding the officiating. "He had two hands on me as I was going into my shot, and Marat - is his name - he was the best player on the floor tonight".

Sports Red Sox Pitching Staff Off To Rough Start
Author: 0 Red Sox Pitching Staff Off To Rough Start

The 1998 version of the team launched 16 in its first six games, and the 2019 Mariners were one long ball shy of tying that mark Sunday, as catcher Omar Narvaez and first baseman Jay Bruce went yard for the club's 14th and 15th homers of the young season.

Sports Conor McGregor takes to Twitter to troll Paulie Malignaggi
Author: 0 Conor McGregor takes to Twitter to troll Paulie Malignaggi

It doesn't really do anything for me on an adrenaline basis. So if he's anything like that, I worry for him for Saturday night, because anybody can win that fight. Since McGregor is unlikely to leave the UFC anytime soon, or ever, the next best option for Malignaggi is the message sent by battering a teammate. Their feud has escalated ever since and it seems he is angling for a fight with Lobov in Bare Knuckle FC.

Sports Worst Modified Bryce Harper Jersey Ever Surfaces at Nationals-Phillies
Author: 0 Worst Modified Bryce Harper Jersey Ever Surfaces at Nationals-Phillies

Fans in right field wore t-shrits spelling out TRAITOR, while other fans destructed their Harper 34 jerseys. Harper, who spent the first seven seasons of his professional career with the Nationals before signing a record deal with the Philadelphia Phillies , acknowledged that he will likely hear some boos as he takes the field.

Sports Lionel Messi: I miss having Cristiano Ronaldo in Spain
Author: 0 Lionel Messi: I miss having Cristiano Ronaldo in Spain

Ronaldo joined Juventus from Real Madrid last summer, bringing an end to his nine-year stay in La Liga. The 34-year-old suffered a thigh injury while on global duty with Portugal and missed Juventus' 1-0 victory at home to Empoli in Serie A on Saturday.

Sports Porzingis accuser asked Knicks to 'mediate' payment
Author: 0 Porzingis accuser asked Knicks to 'mediate' payment

Now New York's District Attorney's office has the report , as well as the texts and emails reported by ESPN , in its possession as it investigates the accuser's sexual assault claim against Porzingis. The 29-year-old maintained she and Porzingis co-signed a handwritten agreement, with Porzingis promising to deliver a check for $68,000. He added that the two "unequivocally deny the allegations".

Sports Ole Gunnar Disappointed With Wolves Defeat But Pleased With Team's Performance
Author: 0 Ole Gunnar Disappointed With Wolves Defeat But Pleased With Team's Performance

United's Premier League trip to Molineux on Tuesday night ended in a 2-1 defeat, just as their FA Cup quarter-final had 17 days before. Scott McTominay's first United goal put the visitors ahead but Fred's mistake allowed Diogo Jota to level in the first half and Ashley Young was sent off mid-way through the second half for two bookings in five minutes.

Author: 0 'No more slip-ups for Manchester United in top-four race'

Solskjaer said: 'It was one of those days where we've done more than enough to score three or four goals. Scott McTominay's first goal for the club put United in front at Molineux, where a victory would have seen Solskjaer's side jump above Arsenal and Tottenham into third in the Premier League .

Sports Michigan State favored against Texas Tech in Final Four
Author: 0 Michigan State favored against Texas Tech in Final Four

Why they won't: Defences will focus on Culver, who carries a big load by taking 176 more shots than the next-closest teammates. Virginia (33-3) will play the victor of Sunday's Midwest Region final between second-seeded Kentucky and No.

Sports Aaron Ramsey and Alexandre Lacazette send Gunners third
Author: 0 Aaron Ramsey and Alexandre Lacazette send Gunners third

In Emery's first season, where he had to rework a club that was structurally and tactically based in Wenger's style, he has had vast success, keeping Arsenal in top four contention while also reaching the Europa League quarter-finals. With Arsenal having missed two consecutive Champions League campaigns and massive fan protests, the club finally made a decision to turn in a different direction this summer.

Sports AAF suspends operations after just 8 weeks
Author: 0 AAF suspends operations after just 8 weeks

Dundon invested $ 250 million in the AAF shortly after play began. Dundon, who owns the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes , told USA Today last week the AAF was in jeopardy because it had been unable to gain access to young National Football League talent.

Sports Alex Ovechkin Reaches Eighth 50-Goal Season
Author: 0 Alex Ovechkin Reaches Eighth 50-Goal Season

Miller also scored for the Lightning . Andrei Vasilevskiy made 29 saves for the Lightning , who suffered only their third loss in 24 contests against a Metropolitan Division opponent. Miller tip in that beat Washington goalie Braden Holtby to put the Lightning back within three goals with 2:35 left in the second. Johnson converted a breakaway 3:36 into the third period for his 28th of the season to make it 4-2.

Sports Mick Schumacher on track as test begins
Author: 0 Mick Schumacher on track as test begins

After a sandstorm in Bahrain on Monday, Tuesday's early running - which included Mick Schumacher's debut for Ferrari - took place in cool and overcast conditions. Schumacher has already completed an installation lap in Ferrari's SF90 in Bahrain, where McLaren returnee Alonso and Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton were several laps into their programmes with the first half-hour gone.

Sports Roger Federer wins career title No. 101
Author: 0 Roger Federer wins career title No. 101

The temporary stands inside the National Football League stadium were nearly full for the final, but Federer quickly defused any drama. Federer is 18-2 this year, best on the men's tour, which stamps him as a threat to add to his record total of 20 Grand Slam titles in 2019.

Sports Lakers shut down LeBron James
Author: 0 Lakers shut down LeBron James

Despite James' ballyhooed arrival along with Rajon Rondo and JaVale McGee to lead the Lakers' talented young core, Los Angeles failed to overcome several major injuries and a midseason crisis of team confidence when the Lakers attempted to land superstar Anthony Davis in a multi-player trade.

Sports Zidane loses faith in Courtois as his future remains uncertain
Author: 0 Zidane loses faith in Courtois as his future remains uncertain

Five key things to know... The French head coach has won nine trophies in his first two seasons at the helm of Real Madrid , before stepping down at the end of last season. I don't think he has fully made a decision to leave Real Madrid , but he is thinking about it. Is Zidane about to receive payback for Pogba comments? Real Madrid will demand any potential suitors for defender Raphael Varane pay the centre-back's €500 million (£429m/$560m) release clause in full as they aim to ...

Sports Odell Beckham Takes to the Podium As a Member of the Browns
Author: 0 Odell Beckham Takes to the Podium As a Member of the Browns

Asked then by ESPN if he had "an issue at quarterback", Beckham initially gave the less-than-lukewarm reply, "I don't know". "I'm very thankful for the opportunity to be here", Beckham said . Odell says today will go down in history: "I think this moment will be more iconic than we realize now". This is all going to take some getting used to, Beckham transitioning from Giants' blue-and-white to Cleveland's orange-and-brown.

Author: 0 AAF to suspend operations

Dundon, who is also the owner of NHL's Carolina Hurricanes , will lose $70 million on his investment , according to The Action Network. It is unclear how the league's suspension of football operations will impact the employees of the AAF.

Sports Kyle Busch falls short of tripleheader sweep at Texas
Author: 0 Kyle Busch falls short of tripleheader sweep at Texas

When trying to get back in front a few laps later, he brushed the outside wall and fell a lap behind after having to go to pit road. Denny Hamlin, meanwhile, continues to outpace expectations, sitting in second place behind Busch with the help of three top-five finishes.

Sports IPL: Sam Curran hat-trick inspires Kings XI Punjab win
Author: 0 IPL: Sam Curran hat-trick inspires Kings XI Punjab win

Sam Curran danced with Preity Zinta after KXIP beat Delhi Capitals in Mohali . According to Ryan Harris , the Kings XI bowling coach, the idea was to take the pace off the ball and make scoring as hard as possible. About the hat-trick, the 20-year-old Englishman revealed he had asked teammates about the way the local players batted, while also crediting Shami and Ashwin for their contributions.

Sports Hoiberg named new Nebraska men's basketball coach
Author: 0 Hoiberg named new Nebraska men's basketball coach

Hoiberg, 46, was sacked by the Bulls in December, and Nebraska reached out to him in February to gauge his interest. He will be paid $25 million dollars over 7 years. Iowa State hired Hoiberg in 2010. Hoiberg cut his teeth as a player at Iowa State before parlaying that into a 10-year National Basketball Association career in Indiana, Chicago and Minneapolis.

Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr. trade had Browns QB Baker Mayfield ‘screaming’ with excitement

Beckham returned the favor, saying of Landry, "This is my guy". Throughout the video, we see a side by side split of Beckham Jr. and Landry as they make their way up the ranks and eventually end up on the same team together. Asked then by ESPN if he had "an issue at quarterback", Beckham initially gave the less-than-lukewarm reply, "I don't know". "His ability speaks for itself", Mayfield said of Beckham.

Sports Kristaps Porzingis Accused Of Rape By Woman In New York
Author: 0 Kristaps Porzingis Accused Of Rape By Woman In New York

He also said his legal team referred "extortionate demands" made by the accuser to federal law enforcement in December. What did the Dallas Mavericks know when they acquired Kristaps Porzingis? Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle could not say whether the organization was thoroughly informed about Porzingis prior to the trade.

Sports Lacazette delighted as Arsenal defeat Newcastle
Author: 0 Lacazette delighted as Arsenal defeat Newcastle

The result put Arsenal on 63 points with seven games left, two above Spurs and Manchester United , with Chelsea a further point behind, as Unai Emery's side boosted their hopes of a top-four finish and Champions League football next season.

Sports Luck shines on Liverpool in another last-minute win
Author: 0 Luck shines on Liverpool in another last-minute win

If they give it to me, I don't care. "Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp have been brilliant this season, simply brilliant. They weren't at their best today", said Souness. Are Liverpool going to edge the Premier League title!? He is a crucial part of a front three that is scoring goals and ripped Bayern Munich apart away from home a couple of weeks back, so he can't be playing that bad.

Sports Browns trade DE Ogbah to Chiefs for S Murray
Author: 0 Browns trade DE Ogbah to Chiefs for S Murray

The Chiefs announced the details of the trade moments ago. In return, the Chiefs will send the Browns safety Eric Murray . But, that trade came and went, and Ogbah was still present on the roster. Murray was a fourth round pick in the same 2016 NFL Draft, 106th overall by the Chiefs and appeared in 45 games since making his debut. He tallied 34.5 tackles-for-loss over his final two years in Stillwater, garnering a reputation as one of the country's top collegiate pass-rushers.

Sports British boxer loses undefeated record after biting opponent in heavyweight fight
Author: 0 British boxer loses undefeated record after biting opponent in heavyweight fight

Price and Ali were no strangers heading into this fight at the Echo Arena in Price's hometown of Liverpool. "He said "let's do a rematch" but I don't want to share the ring with an animal like that". "His bottle went and they were disgusting things which have no place in a boxing ring", Bellew said. "He's a disgrace and shouldn't be allowed back in a boxing ring ever again".

Sports April Fool's, right? Tom Brady causes stir with first-ever tweet
Author: 0 April Fool's, right? Tom Brady causes stir with first-ever tweet

New England almost fell apart in panic, thanks to Tom Brady's first ever tweet. Brady, who turns 42 in August, has addressed the subject of retirement before, saying he hopes to play until he is 45. Two hours after his first post, Brady had accumulated over 56,500 followers. Brady did post a touching tribute to his friend on Instagram last week, after Gronkowski announced his retirement , calling it "an honor and privilege" to have spent nine years with the 2010 second-round pick.

Sports Chennai beat Bangalore in IPL opener by 7 wickets
Author: 0 Chennai beat Bangalore in IPL opener by 7 wickets

Then they have two spinners with truckloads of experience - 39-year-old Imran Tahir and 38-year-old Harbhajan Singh. Rayudu, the top-scorer, took up 42 balls for his 28 runs. A lot has been said about the workload, especially that of the bowlers, which needs to be monitored. "We are confident after winning the last season but we need to start fresh in this season", he added.

Sports Salah: We are giving everything to win the title
Author: 0 Salah: We are giving everything to win the title

While Chelsea are the only top-six side among Liverpool's remaining opponents, Neville thinks there could be trickier matches elsewhere for Jurgen Klopp's side. But the move into a new and improved White Hart Lane should improve morale and Heung-min Son has now called on his team-mates to make the most of the elite surroundings they now find themselves in to push on.