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Sports Collin Sexton's coast-to-coast drive preserves Alabama's hopes of an NCAA bid
Author: 0 Collin Sexton's coast-to-coast drive preserves Alabama's hopes of an NCAA bid

Sexton then got the ball in his hands via an inbound pass and sprinted down the court and swooshed a game-winning floater just before the buzzer to give the Crimson Tide the 71-70 win. According to Joe Lunardi, Alabama basketball is a No. 11 seed after the win. The Crimson Tide reached the tournament semifinals with a pair of victories last season.

Sports Riyad Mahrez: Leicester winger says team-mates stood by him
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez: Leicester winger says team-mates stood by him

It was only a matter of time following his failed transfer to Manchester City that other clubs would come knocking again, and Corriere dello Sport firmly believe the Italians want him again. "We will see in the summer if something comes, but at the moment I'm a Leicester City player and I'm good here". The 27-year-old's contract with Leicester runs until 2020 and despite his obvious desire to part ways with the Premier League club the Foxes have already proved that they are unwilling ...

Sports Australia's Lyon charged by ICC as Test spirits run over
Author: 0 Australia's Lyon charged by ICC as Test spirits run over

The footage showed Warner pointing and directing a verbal barrage at De Kock before he was restrained and pulled away by his team-mates. Warner had earlier been involved in another unsavoury incident when he and Nathan Lyon ran out star Proteas batsman AB de Villiers without scoring at Kingsmead.

Sports Boris Johnson threatens World Cup boycott over Russian Federation poison probe
Author: 0 Boris Johnson threatens World Cup boycott over Russian Federation poison probe

The Football Association (FA) does not believe comments made by foreign secretary Boris Johnson on the United Kingdom's relationship with Russian Federation place England's participation at the 2018 World Cup in jeopardy. "It is very possible that we will have to review our sanctions regime against Russian Federation and to consider other measures", said Boris Johnson .

Sports AC Milan vs Arsenal, Europa League
Author: 0 AC Milan vs Arsenal, Europa League

The North London based outfit would also be bereft of the services of striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, as the Gabon worldwide was not included in the Arsenal squad for Europa League prior to 1st February 2018. "When you have a bad week, players change their mind about their own quality". While Koscielny, Ramsey and Ozil all had strong cases to be named man of the match, Mkhitaryan shaded it after producing one of his best performances in an Arsenal shirt.

Sports NFLPA releases official Texans salary cap figure
Author: 0 NFLPA releases official Texans salary cap figure

As for the cap, the 6.11 percent increase is the smallest since 2013 , when it went up just 1.99 percent following the 2012 season. While the cap went up from $167 million, it did not surge the way it did the previous year, increasing by almost $12 million.

Sports Liverpool midfielder James Milner nominated for Champions League award
Author: 0 Liverpool midfielder James Milner nominated for Champions League award

The former England defender said on BT Sport: "I think they have got the potential to (go all the way)". Liverpool and holders Real Madrid progressed on Tuesday, and Man City will be more than confident of joining them - as they hold a 4-0 lead ahead of their second leg with Swiss outfit Basel.

Sports National Football League prospect says team official asked him if he likes men
Author: 0 National Football League prospect says team official asked him if he likes men

Pro Football Talk would later confirm that Guice was asked if he liked men. The idea, I guess, is to see how these guys react in extreme cases, but it appears NFL teams might be going too far at the NFL Combine. "Find out what team did it and ban them from the Combine", Smith said on "PFT Live" Thursday morning. What you do in your free time is nobody's business but your own.

Author: 0 UNC pays tribute to Woody Durham before tipoff vs. Syracuse

It was not uncommon or questioned if parents chose to turn down the volume on a nationally-televised North Carolina game and turn up the radio feed of Durham's broadcast. Woody meant so much to me personally and professionally, and I feel honored to have worked with him and learned from him. His voice and passion were inseparable from the North Carolina brand.

Sports Allegri: Juventus Deserved Quarterfinal Spot
Author: 0 Allegri: Juventus Deserved Quarterfinal Spot

Juventus coach, Massimilliano Allegri, has attributed his side's 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur to Kwadwo Asamoah's inclusion in the game on Wednesday in the round 16 of the second leg of the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League at the Wembley Stadium.

Sports Graham Arnold to be announced Socceroos coach
Author: 0 Graham Arnold to be announced Socceroos coach

The 54-year-old Arnold will leave Sydney FC after the A-League season ends in May. It will be Arnold's second spell in charge of the national team having chanced his arm in 2007, though unfortunately for him, that tenure has been remembered by an unsuccessful Asian Cup that year.

Sports Paul scores 25; Rockets top Thunder for 16th straight win
Author: 0 Paul scores 25; Rockets top Thunder for 16th straight win

We know we need to keep the floor spaced. We didn't do a great job receiving the ball. Though it slowed the Thunder's initial burst, it only delayed it. The Other Guys . Seven players reached double-figures scoring for the Rockets: CP3 (25), Harden (23), Trevor Ariza (15), Eric Gordon (14), Luc Mbah a Moute (11), PJ Tucker (10), and Clint Capela (10).

Sports Liverpool close to reaching agreement for Thomas Lemar
Author: 0 Liverpool close to reaching agreement for Thomas Lemar

The Reds have steered clear of other suitors for the Frenchman and are on the verge of agreeing a deal with AS Monaco over a summer move. However, Monaco refused all offers for Lemar and it's understood the Ligue 1 outfit have been holding out for a bid in excess of £88million for the France worldwide.

Author: 0 Man City end 36-game unbeaten home run with shock Basel defeat

Barclays has a rich pedigree in sports sponsorship and will be a fitting partner to extend our activities in the growing United States football market. The west London side are now in fifth place in the Premier League table and five points behind fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur as the race for Champions League qualification hots up.

Sports Nidahas Trophy: We Could Have Defended the Total, Says Rohit Sharma
Author: 0 Nidahas Trophy: We Could Have Defended the Total, Says Rohit Sharma

Gunathilaka dismissed the unsafe Dhawan , who hit six fours and an identical number of sixes in his 49-ball knock of 90, while Pandey made 37. The bowlers like Lakmal, Chammera, Shanka and their mystery spinner Dananjaya will have their task cut out against a deadly batting line-up.

Sports Dhoni out of BCCI's top-pay bracket, Kohli gets A+ contract
Author: 0 Dhoni out of BCCI's top-pay bracket, Kohli gets A+ contract

For the Indian women's cricketers, Grade C has been introduced for the first time. Under the new compensation system, players in Category A + will earn Rs 7 crore per year. "The BCCI has taken cognisance of all the reports emerging about Mohammed Shami's personal life". Ravichandran Ashwin , Ravindra Jadeja , Murali Vijay , Cheteshwar Pujara , Ajinkya Rahane and Wriddhiman Saha have been placed in the Grade A section.

Sports Canada, Mexico could be excluded from steel and aluminum tariffs, Mnuchin says
Author: 0 Canada, Mexico could be excluded from steel and aluminum tariffs, Mnuchin says

Conservative MP Erin O'Toole couldn't be reached for comment but in a statement he said he found Mourneau's comments on tariffs and NAFTA "troubling". In a bid to "rebalance" Nafta and boost US manufacturing, the USA wants to require that 85 percent of a typical auto be built within Nafta to be traded under the pact, up from the current 62.5 percent, and add a US -specific requirement of 50 percent, while also rewriting what products' origin is tracked.

Sports Former Team Sky coach calls on Wiggins to 'tell the truth'
Author: 0 Former Team Sky coach calls on Wiggins to 'tell the truth'

The use of triamcinolone is not against doping rules if registered as a "therapeutic use exemption" (TUE). Wiggins was named but told the BBC he is "100%" not a cheat. "What you have to remember is that Brad and I worked in isolation, when the source says this happened". "He has to take the decision he needs to take, and I see the pressure", Lappartient said.

Sports OSU men's basketball: Tinkle makes all-Pac-12 team
Author: 0 OSU men's basketball: Tinkle makes all-Pac-12 team

He's also the only Pac-12 player in the top 10 in the conference in scoring (18.0, sixth), rebounding (7.2, tied for eighth), assists (3.8, 10th) and steals (1.4, tied for eighth). After a 12-0 nonconference season, ASU failed to pick up momentum in the Pac-12 Tournament with the opening-round loss and enters the NCAA Tournament selection process having lost five of the last six games.

Sports Fan Buys Billboards To Help Recruit LeBron To Los Angeles
Author: 0 Fan Buys Billboards To Help Recruit LeBron To Los Angeles

This move will be done in response to the Philadelphia 76ers fans putting up a couple of billboards last week attempting to recruit James to the franchise in free agency stating that he should "Complete the Process". Might I suggest a billboard of some churros? Maybe they'll work for LeBron, too. Share this article: LeBron James in 2017. So that's some pretty good timing on Jacob Emrani's part.

Author: 0 Liverpool midfielder Emre Can: I'm thinking about future, but my agent has

Lallana will be hoping to be involved for Liverpool FC when the Reds return to Premier League action on Saturday afternoon with a crunch clash against bitter local rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford. "We are not concerned who we get". "Yes, we'd like a draw against an English club", he said. "Probably if you draw away and then win at home it feels maybe different", continued Klopp.

Sports Jerry Jones agrees to pay NFL $US2 million in legal fees
Author: 0 Jerry Jones agrees to pay NFL $US2 million in legal fees

Goodell had discretion whether to demand repayment, and the commissioner also ruled on Jones' appeal. While the Cowboys filed a declaration of support for Elliott and the team lawyer was at the court hearings, Jones argued the team did not have any part in paying for Elliott's legal costs.

Sports Big 12 basketball tournament takes over downtown KC
Author: 0 Big 12 basketball tournament takes over downtown KC

The Cowboys aren't much more consistent but they've proven that they can hang with the best of the best and not only compete, but win. Self hopes to have his star back for the NCAA tournament. Thursday, March 8 No. 4 Kansas State vs. Kansas City has hosted the tournament every year since 2010. They made a couple of runs at the Cowboys but were not mentally ready to win a tough battle.

Sports Martellus Bennett: Patriots move on
Author: 0 Martellus Bennett: Patriots move on

The Patriots are releasing tight end Martellus Bennett , a league source told ESPN's Field Yates. Bennett, who was claimed off waivers from the Packers last season, will become a free agent as soon as he's released. Martellus Bennett may return to football for the 2018 season, but it apparently won't be with the New England Patriots . The craziness for Bennett started back in October when he wrote on social media that he planned to retire following the 2017 season .

Sports OJ Simpson Watch His 'Confession' To Murdering Nicole
Author: 0 OJ Simpson Watch His 'Confession' To Murdering Nicole

After more than 20 years, the world is finally going to have some answers regarding the murders of Ron Goldman and Nicole Simpson Brown. Much like in the book, Simpson in the interview shares what he calls a "purely hypothetical" description of the killings.

Sports Eagles to acquire Michael Bennett from Seahawks
Author: 0 Eagles to acquire Michael Bennett from Seahawks

Bennett was second on the Seahawks with 8.5 sacks in 2017 and again led the team's defensive linemen in playing time by a wide margin. Jenkins demonstrated during the national anthem for a season-plus before the Players Coalition's partnership with the NFL was announced in late November.

Sports Richard Sherman telling teammates goodbye, report says
Author: 0 Richard Sherman telling teammates goodbye, report says

Richard Sherman has been with the Seahawks for seven seasons. Sherman's uncertain status continues what is shaping up to be a major revamping of the Seahawks defense in 2018. The Seahawks plucked Ken Norton Jr. from the San Francisco 49ers' staff, which he was a part of for about a week, to replace fired defensive coordinator Kris Richard.

Sports Liverpool Sink Porto To Reach Champions League Quarter-Finals
Author: 0 Liverpool Sink Porto To Reach Champions League Quarter-Finals

The Senegal forward - who scored six goals in his previous three Champions League games - met Joe Gomez's fizzed cross with an acrobatic volley, which flashed agonisingly over. Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool have found some rhythm yet again and will look to finish off the job they started in Portugal, in the Round of 16 tie against Porto in the Champions League this season.

Sports Michael Porter Jr. to play for Missouri in SEC Tournament
Author: 0 Michael Porter Jr. to play for Missouri in SEC Tournament

Porter injured his back in the first few minutes of the season-opener against Iowa State. Martin says Porter won't start and he'll be surprised if he plays 30 minutes. "Unless the trainer or Mike says otherwise, he's playing". Porter is the one who wanted to play in the tournament, rather than sitting the remainder of the year.

Sports Peyton Manning unloads his Papa John's franchises in Denver area
Author: 0 Peyton Manning unloads his Papa John's franchises in Denver area

As of 2015, according to author Jim Miller, former MNF color analyst and current Oakland Raiders head coach Jon Gruden was ESPN's highest-paid personality at $6.5 million each year, per McCarthy. Although Manning no longer owns stores, he still remains a "spokesperson and brand ambassador" for Papa John's in part to a long-term agreement the two parties have, USA Today reported .

Sports Athletics: IAAF extends Russia's ban, warns of new sanctions
Author: 0 Athletics: IAAF extends Russia's ban, warns of new sanctions

Lord Coe has denied misleading parliament about what he knew of Russia's doping conspiracy and corruption within athletics and said his sport is "not in tatters". When asked if it had damaged his reputation, as claimed by the report, Coe said: "No". The legislators did acknowledge "progress that the IAAF is making in establishing more independent processes for the investigation of serious complaints brought by whistleblowers".

Sports Mo Farah laments harassment at Munich Airport
Author: 0 Mo Farah laments harassment at Munich Airport

A security guard then walks up to Farah and begins to escort him away in the direction of the departure gates. "The guys were touching me up like insane. Obviously he was very upset", the statement added. In cooperation with the Security staff's supervisor the officer tried to explain this routine measure to Sir Mo Farah and to calm him down.

Sports McGregor trolls CR7, Mayweather and 50 Cent with earnings boast
Author: 0 McGregor trolls CR7, Mayweather and 50 Cent with earnings boast

McGregor said he promised Ronaldo he would do so when the pair trained together in 2016 . He also bizarrely claimed to have helped to make the deal for the fight happen, which is odd. Conor McGregor was back on his trolling game late Monday night. McGregor, who didn't take kindly to 50 Cent's actions, called him a "b*tch" at the time and recently followed up with a passive aggressive Instagram post.

Sports Dallas Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Denies 2011 Sexual Assault Allegations
Author: 0 Dallas Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Denies 2011 Sexual Assault Allegations

No charges were filed in the aftermath. The woman submitted seven photos taken with Cuban on the night of the incident, two of which police deemed "significant". "Oh! Hell no!", Cuban says upon hearing the accusation, per the Week. "I stand behind that report 1,000 percent". In one of those pictures, McGuire describes the accuser as: "Her teeth are clenched, eyes wider than the other pictures and brow raised showing a look of surprise and strain".