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Sports Quick pick: Packers select TE Jace Sternberger with third-round pick
Author: 0 Quick pick: Packers select TE Jace Sternberger with third-round pick

As a senior last season, Keke logged 51 tackles and set career bests with 11 TFL and seven sacks. Green Bay drafted Kingsley Keke, a senior defensive tackle from Texas A&M. And on Friday, that cute little boy was drafted by the Pack. The Packers then were back on the clock nine picks later. Both players are expected to be projects and will not start immediatly.

Sports West Ham hurt CL-chasing Spurs
Author: 0 West Ham hurt CL-chasing Spurs

Reckless play from Issa Diop might have proved costly for West Ham if not for Fabianski's fine save from Eriksen's snapshot - before Felipe Anderson's deflected strike nearly caught Lloris flat footed. The home side had the majority of play in the first half but as is now customary for the English teams chasing the last two Champions League spots, they ended up being extremely accommodating to their opponents.

Sports India fines cricketers for 'sexist' talk show remarks
Author: 0 India fines cricketers for 'sexist' talk show remarks

During the segment, there was an outcry among the public owing to sexist comments made by the two players on live television. The duo can now look forward to representing the country in the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales as the national selectors have picked the duo in the 15-member squad.

Sports Czech Republic international Josef Sural killed in Alanyaspor bus crash
Author: 0 Czech Republic international Josef Sural killed in Alanyaspor bus crash

Sural, a striker for Alanyaspor and the Czech national team, died at the hospital where he and six of his teammates were taken after the crash. Czech worldwide midfielder Sural unfortunately lost his life after being taken to the hospital following the accident after they played against Asamoah Gyan's Kayserispor on Sunday night.

Sports Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopeful with Manchester United injuries
Author: 0 Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopeful with Manchester United injuries

Bailly's replacement Marcos Rojo came closest to grabbing a victor when his header was cleared off the line by Pedro Rodriguez in stoppage time. "You never know, we felt we needed to win this game". United lie three points behind the fourth-placed Blues with two games remaining - although both teams and Arsenal have endured indifferent form of late.

Sports British police investigate picture of Sala's body was posted online
Author: 0 British police investigate picture of Sala's body was posted online

A Dorset police spokesman said: "We are aware that a picture reported to be of Mr Sala's body has been shared on social media channels and are disgusted that somebody did this". Horacio Sala , 58, collapsed on Friday morning at his home and could not be revived, the mayor of his home town told Red Radio, La Nacion newspaper reported.

Sports Numbers preview: Golden State Warriors (1) vs. Houston Rockets (4)
Author: 0 Numbers preview: Golden State Warriors (1) vs. Houston Rockets (4)

Harden had 44 points as part of a triple-double in an overtime win at Golden State in January, but was held to 18-for-46 shooting in his other two head-to-heads. "They're real costly", D'Antoni said. The Warriors are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 Sunday games, 10-22-1 ATS in their last 33 home games and 6-0 ATS in their last six games against a team above.600.

Sports Curry playing, Thompson a maybe for Game 1
Author: 0 Curry playing, Thompson a maybe for Game 1

While it's hard to suggest a player who has led the league in free-throw attempts six of the last seven years - some 4,127 foul shots over that span - is not getting a fair chance, Harden added that there's a danger involved in such closeouts.

Sports ATP roundup: Nadal bounces back in Barcelona
Author: 0 ATP roundup: Nadal bounces back in Barcelona

In the final of the " Monte Carlo Masters " Fognini in two sets (6:3, 6:4) beat the 48-th racket of the world dušan Lajovic. Nadal, who has won the Barcelona Open a record 11 times, had not lost a set in the tournament since being beaten by Fabio Fognini in the last 16 in 2015.

Sports Bucks' Brogdon out of first 2 games vs. Celtics
Author: 0 Bucks' Brogdon out of first 2 games vs. Celtics

Breaking their streak of eight straight playoff exits so quickly means Milwaukee has more time to prepare for their next opponent - the Boston Celtics , who are coming off a sweep of Indiana. Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) in action against the Detroit Pistons during their National Basketball Association game on Monday. Donovan Mitchell scored a game-high 31 points and had a late dunk that helped seal his team's victory.

Sports Roy Keane: What I really think about Paul Pogba at Man United
Author: 0 Roy Keane: What I really think about Paul Pogba at Man United

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Manchester United star Paul Pogba reportedly begged the club's chiefs to sell him to Spanish giants Real Madrid this summer. The problem was there are plenty of players at that level who can produce a one-off performance that fool you into thinking: "He could play in the Premier League".

Sports Jets draft Alabama DT Quinnen Williams with No. 3 pick
Author: 0 Jets draft Alabama DT Quinnen Williams with No. 3 pick

With Polite being drafted by the Jets, he gets the opportunity to see Brady and the Pats twice a year. Quinnen Williams just might be the best overall prospect in this year's class, so, from that vantage point, it's mission accomplished for the Jets organization.

Sports Celtics great John Havlicek dies at 79
Author: 0 Celtics great John Havlicek dies at 79

The entire Havlicek Family thanks you for your compassion during his valiant battle with Parkinson's Disease. The last player cut by the Browns (all-pro flanker Gary Collins was the player they kept), Havlicek went on to a distinguished career with the Boston Celtics , first as a sixth man and later as a starter.

Sports Sharp set to return to boost Blades promotion push
Author: 0 Sharp set to return to boost Blades promotion push

The Blades were all but up after a 2-0 win over Ipswich Town on Saturday but it was still mathematically possible, if unlikely, that Leeds United could catch them. "I thought it was a really good game up until that incident, I must admit", Smith said. They had a talk about it and said "okay". "Fair play to their manager for saying we can go and score a goal, full credit to them for saying we could go and score".

Sports Golden Knights hope to build dynasty, says owner
Author: 0 Golden Knights hope to build dynasty, says owner

O'Halloran and Eric Furlatt were at the center of the controversial five-minute major penalty assessed to the Golden Knights' Cody Eakin in Game 7 on Tuesday in San Jose, paving the way for the Sharks to score four unanswered goals on the power play to erase a three-goal deficit.

Sports Chelsea has had a good season so far- Sarri
Author: 0 Chelsea has had a good season so far- Sarri

With the way they are going, the Rams could gain promotion to the Premier League at the end of this campaign. Sarri said his team, now in the fourth spot in the Premier League, are improving despite taking just a single point from their past two matches.

Sports Delhi Capitals beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 16 runs
Author: 0 Delhi Capitals beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 16 runs

File image of Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer and Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli . However, the visitors will still have to play out of their skins to stop Ricky Ponting and Sourav Ganguly's rampaging outfit. They played 11 matches and won only four and now occupy the last spot on the table. The home side made just one change, dropping South African pace-bowling allrounder Chris Morris and replacing him with Nepal legspinner Sandeep Lamichhane.

Sports Everton's European hopes hit with 0-0 draw at Palace
Author: 0 Everton's European hopes hit with 0-0 draw at Palace

Silva has stated in an interview that when he loses one game away at home. Marco Silva says Everton deserved more praise after their 4-0 thrashing of Manchester United last weekend. Lucas Digne's cross then deflected off Andros Townsend and against the woodwork in the final moments as Palace clung on for a point. Wilfred Zaha was kept quiet by Everton's backline as Hodgson's side failed to have a shot on target all afternoon, seeing all of their eight attempts going wayward.

Sports Neymar: I Would Like To Play With EPL Star
Author: 0 Neymar: I Would Like To Play With EPL Star

Zidane again refused to confirm whether Gareth Bale would be a Madrid player next season, with rumours the Wales global will leave refusing to go away - while he dismissed suggestions the ex-Tottenham man could not play alongside Hazard.

Sports Steve Smith misses out on an IPL score but Kolkata still win
Author: 0 Steve Smith misses out on an IPL score but Kolkata still win

IPL 2019, RR vs SRH Today's Match Preview: Both teams are still in the hunt for the playoffs spot, though SRH are in a better position in comparison to RR. Things will get tougher for both teams after the departure of Australians - Warner and Royals skipper Steve Smith - next week. Sunrisers Hyderabad would not have been bothered though, as Manish Pandey was going berserk at the other end.

Sports Spurs vs Nuggets -Game 7: Predictions, Odds, Tips
Author: 0 Spurs vs Nuggets -Game 7: Predictions, Odds, Tips

It wasn't the result the Denver Nuggets wanted, but Nikola Jokić had a historic night in Game 6 of the team's first round series against the San Antonio Spurs . A big performance from a veteran bench presence like Marco Belinelli or Patty Mills would be a major boost for San Antonio . The Warriors admitted they were complacent in Game 5 at home, expecting to win and defending like they thought a win was their birthright.

Sports Thiem stuns Nadal to reach Barcelona final
Author: 0 Thiem stuns Nadal to reach Barcelona final

The salty inhalation worked, so who's going to question it? In Monte Carlo, he upset Stefanos Tsitsipas and scalped world No. 1 Novak Djokovic for the biggest win of his career. The one break ended up being enough for Thiem in the first set, and he moved ahead of the Spaniard again at 2-2 in the second set. Struff, ranked 51st in the world and a renowned doubles player, had impressed in Barcelona by knocking out 10th seed David Goffin and last year's runner-up Stefanos Tsitsipas and was ...

Sports Tiger to return to Japan at Zozo Championship in October
Author: 0 Tiger to return to Japan at Zozo Championship in October

That's what will happen when the 15-time major victor participates in the inaugural ZOZO Championship later this year. The ZOZO Championship is the first official PGA Tour event to be staged in Japan and will take place from October 24-27 at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club outside Tokyo.

Sports Neymar issued three-match ban by UEFA for outburst
Author: 0 Neymar issued three-match ban by UEFA for outburst

But UEFA have elected to sanction the £200million forward for his comments made in the aftermath, over the controversial penalty awarded against Presnel Kimpembe late on. Neymar has been suspended 3 matches by UEFA for criticizing the referee on social media after PSG were eliminated by Manchester United. "How do you handball behind your back?" The suspension will result in a ban for Neymar over the first half of the Champions League group stage next season.

Sports CSK Look to Consolidate Position at Top Against Mumbai Indians
Author: 0 CSK Look to Consolidate Position at Top Against Mumbai Indians

After eight wins from 11 games and 16 points in their kitty, Chennai have already qualified for the play-offs. Mumbai Indians have won 6 out of the 10 matches they have played and looks confident of going through to the playoffs. Rashid Khan had an off day yesterday as he was hit for 44 runs in his four over spell, which was his worst figure in IPL 2019 . On a vastly improved Chepauk track, Watson roared back to form with a 96 off 53 balls.

Sports England's Alex Hales banned for recreational drug use
Author: 0 England's Alex Hales banned for recreational drug use

A spokesman for Hales on Friday confirmed the Nottinghamshire batsman had been suspended "following an off-field incident last year". "He will be joining the squad in preparation for next week's games and will be available for selection", the spokesman said.

Sports Atletico Madrid beat Valencia 3-2 to keep Spanish league alive
Author: 0 Atletico Madrid beat Valencia 3-2 to keep Spanish league alive

With a 3-2 win over Valencia on Wednesday, Atletico cut Barcelona's lead to nine points and kept the Catalan club from clinching the title - at least until the weekend. There was also a good point for struggling Celta Vigo in a 1-1 draw with Espanyol . Sergi Roberto fired over from inside the area but it was his run down the right that created Alena's opener in the 54th minute.

Sports Osaka opens clay season with win in Germany
Author: 0 Osaka opens clay season with win in Germany

Top seed Osaka, however, executed the best parts of her game in tremendous fashion on the indoor clay court in Stuttgart, taking the victory after one hour and 24 minutes of play, without dropping serve. "I feel good and healthy", said Kvitova. "I spent a really long time after Miami just training on clay, trying to get comfortable with it, and I'm really happy that that paid off".

Sports Kevin Durant drops 50 points, leads Warriors past Clippers in Game 6
Author: 0 Kevin Durant drops 50 points, leads Warriors past Clippers in Game 6

The Rockets beat the Utah Jazz 4-1 in their opening-round playoff series, which ended on Wednesday night. Williams scored eight points on 3-for-21 shooting, and Harrell was limited to 10 points. The Warriors star exploded for 38 first-half points, the most he's ever scored in a half to give the Warriors a 72-53 half-time lead. The Clippers got as close as 12 in the first five minutes of the third quarter, but the Warriors pushed the lead back to 102-78 entering the fourth and kept the lead ...

Sports Liverpool quartet named in 2018/19 PFA Premier League Team of the Year
Author: 0 Liverpool quartet named in 2018/19 PFA Premier League Team of the Year

Leading the line was Sadio Mane , Raheem Sterling and Sergio Aguero. "No Salah for PFA Player of The Year loool", one fan tweeted, as another said: "A certain Eden Hazard is on the list for the PFA player of the year, but there is no Salah, hmmm, what does that say?" He has scored 13 goals and nine assists for Manchester United this season.

Sports Jays 'awfully close' to calling up Vlad Jr., but won't happen Tuesday
Author: 0 Jays 'awfully close' to calling up Vlad Jr., but won't happen Tuesday

Case had made three appearances this season for the Fisher Cats with his final outing coming on the 16th of April where he tossed 1.2 innings of one-run ball in a 4-1 victory over the Binghamton Rumble Ponies. Pillar hit an RBI single for a 1-0 San Francisco lead a half-inning after the Blue Jays honored their former player with a video tribute. Brito tripled in a run - just his second hit in his first 25 at-bats as a Blue Jay - to put Toronto on the board in the second.