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Author: 0 Conor McGregor still wants to have a rematch against Floyd Mayweather

Interim champion Tony Ferguson and undefeated contender Khabib Nurmagomedov are set to fight at UFC 223, and the victor of that bout could be in line for a date with the Notorious . Speaking to honor his work with the New York's Children Medical Research Foundation, he said: "I'm now in the negotiation stage". McGregor rose to prominence in the UFC when he debuted for the top mixed martial arts company back in April 2013.

Sports Entertainer Red Panda seeking return of stolen seven-foot unicycle
Author: 0 Entertainer Red Panda seeking return of stolen seven-foot unicycle

Figley said he is offering a $2,000 for the unicycle's safe return. "She's had that unicycle for 30 years", her agent Pat Figley told KTVU . Red Panda is a legend in CLE and has been for a long time @TheQArena Who would steal her Unicycle? The San Mateo County Sheriff's Cargo and Task Force is now investigating, but Figley revealed that Niu has since been having trouble performing her act - which includes juggling and balancing bowls on her head - on a backup unicycle.

Sports Rodgers unhappy Packers let QB coach go
Author: 0 Rodgers unhappy Packers let QB coach go

The head coach indicated that Van Pelt was looking for a bigger job - maybe as an offensive coordinator. National Football League rules allow teams to block assistants from interviewing for any job other than a head-coaching position if that coach is under contract, and McCarthy has repeatedly used that rule to prevent assistants from interviewing for jobs, even for jobs that would be promotions.

Sports MultiChoice pulls the plug on ANN7
Author: 0 MultiChoice pulls the plug on ANN7

A unit of African media and e-commerce giant Naspers said on Wednesday it would not renew its contract with African News Network 7, formerly owned by friends of President Jacob Zuma, citing controversy around owners of the TV channel. "The leadership of the BBC will be approaching relevant authorities to challenge this monopolistic action", it said. According to Mawela, in making submissions to Muthambi's office, MultiChoice only sought to understand the impact the split of the ...

Sports Six Nations: The Ireland team you think should face France
Author: 0 Six Nations: The Ireland team you think should face France

Also making their Six Nations debuts will be Ulster Rugby wing Jacob Stockdale and Connacht Rugby centre Bundee Aki. Sean Cronin makes a welcome return to the Ireland squad, as does Joey Carbery, while Luke McGrath has pipped Kieran Marmion to the role of backing up Conor Murray.

Sports Old District 30-5A split up as UIL announces realignment
Author: 0 Old District 30-5A split up as UIL announces realignment

The cutoff enrollment cutoff for 5A Division II is at 1839 so the Greenville Lions, who are now in District 16-5A, will be losing Texas High of Texarkana (1874) as a district football opponent. Coach Holmes says, "Being in 5A Division 1 is just going to be just as hard as it was being in 6A.because every school that's going to be put in our district is going to be capable of winning a football game".

Sports Antonio Conte 'relaxed' about future but 'worried' for Chelsea's top four chances
Author: 0 Antonio Conte 'relaxed' about future but 'worried' for Chelsea's top four chances

Chelsea's deal to bring Olivier Giroud across London from Arsenal ends a striker search that has endured as one of the most freaky and entertaining features of the transfer window. Chelsea have admitted defeat in their search for a big targetman and will instead sign 10 short players so that Michy Batshuayi appears taller by comparison.

Sports Chicago Bulls fall 124-108 to the Portland Trail Blazers
Author: 0 Chicago Bulls fall 124-108 to the Portland Trail Blazers

Zach LaVine didn't play in the fourth quarter largely because the team was down by so many points. McCollum's scoring barrage resulted in an outstanding 59-point score on FanDuel. Of the Bulls' 50 games, 27 have finished over the O/U total. The game was over after the first quarter as the Blazers got whatever they wanted against the Bulls.

Sports Russians hail 'triumph of justice' as International Olympic Committee doping bans are overturned
Author: 0 Russians hail 'triumph of justice' as International Olympic Committee doping bans are overturned

CAS upheld the appeals of 28 of the 43 Russians accused of doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics , lifting their life bans and reinstating their results form Sochi, and freeing them to possibly compete at Pyeonghcang. But it also said that the decision did not necessarily mean that the 28 athletes who had their appeals upheld would be eligible to compete in Pyeongchang.

Sports Heat set to battle Cavs for No. 3 spot in East
Author: 0 Heat set to battle Cavs for No. 3 spot in East

Defensively, Miami yields 101.1 points per game against the opposing teams. Eight players score at least 10 points per game and seven average more than two assists. The Cavs, perennial contenders for the National Basketball Association title, have struggled at times this season, with new acquisitions and injuries hurting the team's cause.

Sports Potential buyout could be looming for Greg Monroe, Phoenix Suns
Author: 0 Potential buyout could be looming for Greg Monroe, Phoenix Suns

In only 20 games this season with the Suns after he was traded from the Milwaukee Bucks, Monroe is now averaging 11.3 points, 8.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per contest in 23.3 minutes of action per game. At one point, the Celtics looked like an obvious fit. So, it's unlikely they'd need Monroe's $17,884,176 salary to facilitate a trade before the February 8 trade deadline.

Sports Confirmed: Preston North End dealt late transfer blow by key departure
Author: 0 Confirmed: Preston North End dealt late transfer blow by key departure

Preston said in a statement that "they could not stand in his way for the chance of top-flight football". "It's been a long day, but to get this over the line is awesome for me and it's now a new challenge for me and hopefully I can bring what I did at Preston here and show what I can do".

Author: 0 Could Jets make a run at Kirk Cousins?

But what does Denver's competition look like? Miller has been a big fan of Cousins for a while. Ask yourself this. Would you trade Cousins for Bortles, receiver Allen Hurns and running back Chris Ivory? Even with a high-priced QB and two high picks on their books, the Browns would still have plenty of financial wiggle room to pursue more talent in free agency.

Sports Arsenal attacker Mesut Ozil reportedly Signs New £350000-a-week Deal
Author: 0 Arsenal attacker Mesut Ozil reportedly Signs New £350000-a-week Deal

And things got even better for supporters on deadline day with the club-record arrival of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund . Speculation over both Ozil and Chilean Alexis Sanchez's futures have plagued the club for nearly a year, as both their contracts were up at the end of the present campaign.

Sports Celtic Close To Snapping Up Jack Hendry
Author: 0 Celtic Close To Snapping Up Jack Hendry

This dazzling bit of skill from the 21-year-old nearly led to what would have been a great team goal. The 22-year-old has become one of the most highly-rated young players in Scotland, which has seen clubs South of the Border - including Bournemouth, Burnley, Crystal Palace, Barnsley and Wigan all looking closely at him.

Sports Will Rob Gronkowski play in the Patriots Eagles Super Bowl?
Author: 0 Will Rob Gronkowski play in the Patriots Eagles Super Bowl?

According to Mike Reiss of ESPN , Gronkowski was able to participate in a limited fashion in Wednesday's practice. And at Week 20, they seemingly haven't missed a beat. The offense worked on red-zone situations at first and then situational 11-on-11s. "But we had a week in Foxboro and now it's kind of our day to hit the tempo here and tomorrow will be a little less, Friday will be a little less".

Sports Super Bowl pits new, experienced head coaches against each other
Author: 0 Super Bowl pits new, experienced head coaches against each other

The New Orleans Saints flirted heavily with New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler in the offseason, bringing in the restricted free a... "I wouldn't say because of who we are playing", Lewis told the media . "I'm giving 100 percent dedication towards the team and giving them everything I've got", he said. Playing for Coach Reid will be one of my favorite memories throughout my entire playing career on any level.

Author: 0 SA vs IND 1st ODI: South Africa wins toss; India to bowl

India , meanwhile, will look to the recent example of England's ODI team in Australia, where the tourists overturned a Test series defeat with an emphatic 50-over triumph. India's current schedule also shows 29 ODIs. They were very welcoming and very confident in speaking about the game as well. "We feel like we had some good plans in the Test matches to certain batsmen and so if we can keep those guys quiet in the early doors of the series, we feel that we can keep their batting unit under ...

Sports Suns Guard Isaiah Canaan Suffers Left Ankle Fracture
Author: 0 Suns Guard Isaiah Canaan Suffers Left Ankle Fracture

Canaan, 26, went up for a layup and was fouled by Mavericks guard Wesley Matthews, coming down hard on his left leg and bending his ankle in the wrong direction. Boston's Gordon Hayward breaks his ankle after landing awkwardly during the opening National Basketball Association game of the season. The 26-year-old Canaan is playing in his fifth National Basketball Association season.

Sports Milwaukee Bucks reportedly interested in Tyreke Evans trade
Author: 0 Milwaukee Bucks reportedly interested in Tyreke Evans trade

Marc Gasol led Memphis with 35 points and 13 rebounds in their 116-113 loss to in on November 15, recording his sixth double-double in 17 lifetime games versus the Pacers. Without accounting for any changes that would come with a trade, numberFire's models project him to record 19.5 points, 4.6 rebounds, 5.5 assists, 1.1 steals, and 2.3 3-pointers per game.

Author: 0 Manchester City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion: Five Things We Learned

City may have pulled out of a deadline day deal for Leicester's Riyad Mahrez but on the field it was business as usual at the Etihad Stadium. Aymeric Laporte , Manchester City's record signing, probably didn't expect to be starting on his debut the day after joining the club- and neither did nearly anyone else.

Sports Walcott at the double as Everton beat Leicester
Author: 0 Walcott at the double as Everton beat Leicester

Everton head into the game on the back of a really poor run of form, having gone seven games without a win in all competitions, and they sit a distant 14 points adrift of sixth placed Arsenal . Leicester could have established a comfortable early lead with two headers that stemmed from Marc Albrighton corners on the left. Theo Walcott scored his first goals for Everton in a 2-1 Premier League victory over Leicester City on Wednesday.

Sports Kevin Love Out 6-8 Weeks with a Broken Hand
Author: 0 Kevin Love Out 6-8 Weeks with a Broken Hand

With how the Cavs' season has gone, they might be open to anything. PACERS 105, GRIZZLIES 101: Myles Turner had 15 points and 11 rebounds and hit the go-ahead free throws with 34 seconds left as IN got its third straight win, IN Indianapolis.

Sports Official! Aubameyang joins Arsenal in club-record £56m deal
Author: 0 Official! Aubameyang joins Arsenal in club-record £56m deal

After an impressive run with the squad which included a 21-goal performance during the 2012-13 campaign, Aubameyang signed with Borussia Dortmund , putting together an impressive stretch which also included 25 and 39-goal seasons in addition to the 40 scores he accumulated a year ago.

Sports Roger Goodell: 'I think fans marvel' at Patriots' success
Author: 0 Roger Goodell: 'I think fans marvel' at Patriots' success

Still, it was hard for the diverse cast at the summit to reach a consensus to bring to the committee. Even all those bright people with all that experience disagreed, Goodell said. The court appears likely to rule in favor of New Jersey, perhaps striking down the federal ban - PASPA - entirely. Kaepernick filed a grievance past year alleging teams colluded to blackball him from the league.

Sports Tom Brady Cuts Radio Interview Short Because Hosts Called His Kid Pissant
Author: 0 Tom Brady Cuts Radio Interview Short Because Hosts Called His Kid Pissant

Time documentary. Tom Brady isn't going to be rattled by a radio host's offhand comment about his daughter. Brady was asked about relations with the media in general, and said , "I just think it obviously is very competitive for everybody, and to me, for my belief, a very healthy respect I have for what your job is.

Sports Pardew blasts var mess after win
Author: 0 Pardew blasts var mess after win

Cup fourth-round, but defender Joël Matip has insisted that his error was the killing blow. To suggest BT Sport may influence how much stoppage time referees add on is frankly ridiculous. "We waited so long to wait for the decisions, the stadium went flat and every goal was a bit of a mockery because we were waiting for the decision". The former Southampton man was full of energy as he netted a pair of brilliant efforts at Anfield that took his tally to five goals in his last six games.

Sports EPL: Cech Miscue Cost Arsenal 3 Points
Author: 0 EPL: Cech Miscue Cost Arsenal 3 Points

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is set to join Arsenal ahead of Wednesday night's transfer deadline , but this defeat leaves them eight points from fourth place after Liverpool's 3-0 victory at Huddersfield. Arsenal fans on social media, meanwhile, have been fuming after the nightmarish result for the Gunners at the Liberty Stadium against Swansea .

Sports Rob Gronkowski says he intends to play in Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski says he intends to play in Super Bowl LII

Rob Gronkowski walks off the field after an injury during the AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars . Based on information from sources, Kirk Minihane of the Kirk & Callahan show said Gronkowski will suit up against the Philadelphia Eagles on February 4.

Sports Mourinho laments 'ridiculous' start as Spurs stun United
Author: 0 Mourinho laments 'ridiculous' start as Spurs stun United

On Marouane Fellaini's contract situation, Mourinho said: "He's a very important player for me and a great professional who is giving everything to help the team". " Spurs are one of the top teams in the country - not title contenders because they are too far away, but I say honestly they are contenders for the Champions League spots", said the Portuguese.

Sports Todd Ricketts to replace Steve Wynn as RNC finance chair
Author: 0 Todd Ricketts to replace Steve Wynn as RNC finance chair

The new chief fundraiser will be Todd Ricketts, co-owner of the Chicago Cubs. Ricketts, an owner of the Chicago Cubs, funded anti-Trump spending during the 2016 Republican primaries before becoming one of Trump's largest supporters. Todd Ricketts' brother Tom Ricketts is the chairman of the Cubs. Pete Ricketts is in his first term as the Republican governor of Nebraska. Ricketts' age and the family's independent streak make the pick "a healthy indicator for the party".

Sports North Carolina tennis coach suspended over player's comment
Author: 0 North Carolina tennis coach suspended over player's comment

BOONE, N.C. (AP) A North Carolina college men's tennis coach has been suspended after one of his players made a racially charged comment to an opposing player. Wilson documented the allegations against Brown on his Twitter account, which also described how Brown's coach reacted to Wilson bringing it up. "Their coach responded by saying, 'we have a black guy on our team'".

Sports Arsenal definitely not getting Jonny Evans, but surely we need a defender?
Author: 0 Arsenal definitely not getting Jonny Evans, but surely we need a defender?

Evans, 30, has been the subject of intense transfer speculation during the January window. Arsenal completed the club-record signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubmeyang from Borussia Dortmund earlier today for a fee in the region of £56m. 'If they ring today, tomorrow, they'll get a nicer response'. But on Monday it was confirmed the Baggies had signed Daniel Sturridge on loan from Liverpool , meaning they no longer needed the money.