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Author: 0 Cavaliers coach Ty Lue taking leave of absence because of health issues

Head coach Tyronn Lue announced Monday he will temporarily step down from his position due to health complications. Lue considered stepping away earlier in the season with his health issues, but he resisted during the team's early-season free fall because he didn't want to give off the appearance that he was leaving the team during a losing streak.

Sports Mohamed Salah: Analysing the Egyptian's incredible debut season at Liverpool
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah: Analysing the Egyptian's incredible debut season at Liverpool

Salah had gone a couple of games without scoring, but he was back on the scoresheet in devastating fashion as he claimed four goals against Watford on Saturday. He helps us a lot. Jordon Ibe and Junior Stanislas earned Bournemouth the points as they took a huge stride towards securing a fourth successive top-flight season.

Sports Alvin Gentry Fined $15000 By NBA For Comments Of Officiating
Author: 0 Alvin Gentry Fined $15000 By NBA For Comments Of Officiating

Many players of Davis' caliber get what is known as "superstar treatment" when it comes to officiating, and Gentry felt he did not get that on Saturday. Simple enough, right? I mean, it's pretty hard to argue with Gentry when the case is 'please call it the same both ways'. He never gets a call. Not one.

Sports 9-seed Florida State knocks off top-seeded Xavier at NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 9-seed Florida State knocks off top-seeded Xavier at NCAA Tournament

Florida State did not face much resistance from its first-round opponent, Missouri, either. Hamilton, who waited in the locker room at Bridgestone Arena as No. Macura late in the second half. With just a minute remaining in the round of 32 matchup, the 'Noles had gained their first lead of the second half at 71-70 following a pull-up three-pointer by junior guard P.J.

Sports NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018: Bo Nickal-Myles Martin IX set for final
Author: 0 NCAA Wrestling Championships 2018: Bo Nickal-Myles Martin IX set for final

He'd get another point when Martinez was called for unnecessary roughness after a second-period head butt and fought off Martinez's attacks the rest of the way for the 6-1 win. Hall, the No. 2 seed, finishes 32-1. With nothing less than an individual and team national title on the line, Penn State's Bo Nickal found himself giving up the first two points of Saturday night's climactic match.

Sports These win probability charts from Nevada's comeback win over Cincinnati are insane
Author: 0 These win probability charts from Nevada's comeback win over Cincinnati are insane

Nevada never allowed the Bearcats to get another shot up in the final 9 seconds to seal the comeback victory. Cody Martin led Nevada's furious rally by collecting 25 points, six rebounds and seven assists with no turnovers. Cincinnati held a 22-point lead at one point in the second half and then went ice cold from the field, going on a field goal drought that would last 4 minutes, 51 seconds.

Sports Federer's classy tribute to del Potro after loss
Author: 0 Federer's classy tribute to del Potro after loss

Osaka needed just 70 minutes to dispatch Kasatkina, who had an equally impressive showing in the desert. "At the end you saw we are appreciative of the finals that we played against each other, which I think is really important for both of us".

Sports Martin Truex Jr. gets 1st win of year at Fontana
Author: 0 Martin Truex Jr. gets 1st win of year at Fontana

Kyle Busch was third, and Brad Keselowski fourth. "This is a dream come true". "People kept asking, 'When are you going to win again, you haven't won any stages.' Well, here you go", he said. Harvick hit the wall during the first stage, damaging his rear end. His flapping bumper was the most obvious problem, but he made a nice save down the track to avoid an interior wall.

Sports Modi pursuing personalised foreign policy bereft of direction: Congress
Author: 0 Modi pursuing personalised foreign policy bereft of direction: Congress

Congress mentor Sonia Gandhi said that the Modi government was playing all its cards-saam, daam, dand, bhed- -but the Congress has never bent and will not bend now before the arrogance of power. Mr Gandhi clearly noted that the country will "punish" the Congress if the party was seen only to be making a "grab for power". "Finance Minister will go silent because he and his daughter work for crony capitalists", Gandhi said.

Sports Bangladesh beat SL in drama-filled match, face India in final
Author: 0 Bangladesh beat SL in drama-filled match, face India in final

We are lucky to be on the winning side. He was pushed as a group of Sri Lanka fielders followed him to the boundary. With the hosts in deep trouble at 41/5, Kusal Perera and stand-in skipper Thisara Perera came to the rescue with a 97-run partnership, during which Kusal brought up his half-century.

Sports Ronaldo hits four as Real put six past Girona
Author: 0 Ronaldo hits four as Real put six past Girona

Ronaldo has scored 562 goals in 753 career matches, a remarkable return, and has more than one goal a game in his time at Real Madrid . Madrid's procession to the final whistle was temporarily halted by Stuani, as he once more towered over DaniCarvajal to head in his second of the night, and save some of Girona's blushes.

Sports WR Cordarrelle Patterson acquired from Oakland Raiders
Author: 0 WR Cordarrelle Patterson acquired from Oakland Raiders

The deal was confirmed by Mark Daniels of the Providence Journal and Vic Tafur of The Athletic San Francisco. A multipurpose player capable of big plays on both special teams and offense, Patterson had 309 yards receiving, 121 yards rushing and 538 return yards with the Raiders last season.

Sports Vikings have signed Cousins to record contract
Author: 0 Vikings have signed Cousins to record contract

There is also speculation that the Seahawks have interest in All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh . Trevor Siemian is set to be Cousins' backup after the Vikings traded for the former Broncos' quarterback. To show you just how quickly things move in National Football League free agency, consider how things used to be when players first won the right to go on the open market 25 years ago: Reggie White was the most celebrated free agent in 1993, and the former Eagles star spent 37 ...

Sports Floyd Mayweather Says He's Serious About MMA Transition
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather Says He's Serious About MMA Transition

Still, Mayweather feels like his wrestling is already solid, despite never competing in the sport at any level, and it would only be a matter of time before he could add new weapons to his arsenal like a kicking game. "I can't overlook or knock any MMA guy", Mayweather said. If he gets what he wants, Mayweather said it's going to come to fruition, and regardless of his opponent, he said he'll carry respect for MMA into the octagon.

Sports Eric Musselman had the best reaction to Nevada beating Cincinnati
Author: 0 Eric Musselman had the best reaction to Nevada beating Cincinnati

UNR: Consider the Wolf Pack comeback kings. Nevada junior Cody Martin led all players in scoring with 25 points while contributing across the board with seven assists and six rebounds. It was the best because, unlike Duke 17 years ago, Nevada came back in just 11 minutes, and, unlike BYU five years ago, this is not a meaningless First Four game.

Sports A day later, Isaac Haas still out
Author: 0 A day later, Isaac Haas still out

On Saturday, a CBS reporter tweeted that Haas had practiced with the team, although coach Matt Painter tried to keep expectations low for a possible return. But I've been able to look at it and see - he just went through things today and just getting loose and everything. Your legs aren't broken when you fracture your elbow, so you can do that.

Sports Stockdale aiming for the very top after Ireland's Grand Slam victory
Author: 0 Stockdale aiming for the very top after Ireland's Grand Slam victory

And Jones rapped: "Some players will struggle to participate in the future". "There are some guys who are starting off their global careers, they need time". "We knew we could not let them get an early score and our defence was huge". "Selection, injuries, development - we want to kick on, we don't want to be the same team".

Sports Kasatkina beats Williams; Osaka ousts Halep at Indian Wells
Author: 0 Kasatkina beats Williams; Osaka ousts Halep at Indian Wells

The 20-year-old Kasatkina rallied to claim the biggest victory of her career and defeat seven-time Grand Slam victor Williams, extending a year-long assault on top players, Grand Slam winners and former world number ones. "I was just more consistent". The Russian tossed up lobs over the 6-foot-1 American - some worked, some didn't, but she was undeterred. "Yeah. But, during the match she was able to manage her nerves and stuff, and I was still a little bit tight during the match".

Sports What Wenger Told Sanchez Before He Left Arsenal
Author: 0 What Wenger Told Sanchez Before He Left Arsenal

His move to United made him the first Chilean player in football history to play for Manchester United . 'He told me: "I want you to sign here because you are the best player in the team ". "The more pressure I'm under, the better I feel", the forward said. The 29-year-old earns a fortune at Old Trafford, a reported £450,000 a week but has come under the criticism from the United faithful regarding his recent performances.

Sports Stenson tops leaderboard as Woods starts strong
Author: 0 Stenson tops leaderboard as Woods starts strong

Just one week after missing the cut, Stenson maintained his lead through Round 3 with a one-shot advantage over up-and-comer Bryson DeChambeau . Tiger Woods also goes into Sunday with a shot at winning. But Woods responded with birdies on three of the next four holes, sinking a four-footer at the par-5 fourth and a three-footer at the par-5 sixth. "But tomorrow there's one more day, one back, got a lot of guys behind me that are lurking".

Sports Wigan fans react to being knocked out of the FA Cup
Author: 0 Wigan fans react to being knocked out of the FA Cup

Southampton managed to overcome West Brom in their 5th round-tie, winning the fixture 2-1, but they now find themselves 18th in the Premier League and fighting for survival. Ten minutes later, the tie should have been over as Nathan Redmond's through ball found Manolo Gabbiadini in space in the area and, after he was brought down by Dan Burn, Southampton were gifted a penalty.

Author: 0 Alexander Volkov Blasts Fabricio Werdum (UFC London Results)

The West Midlands man should be getting more attention already, but can further his case with a strong showing against Sobotta this weekend. "I'll fight for the title shot in Russian Federation in the first event", he said. Bleeding badly from the nose, Manuwa stiffened Blachowicz with a head kick in the second round, but couldn't secure a finish. Sobotta meanwhile has become a much better fighter than the one we saw during his first UFC stint in 2010.

Sports Chelsea FC could sign 27-year-old Arsenal star this summer
Author: 0 Chelsea FC could sign 27-year-old Arsenal star this summer

According to The Daily Mail , Chelsea are considering a move for Ramsey after it was revealed that he is yet to have talks with Arsenal over a new contract. Since then, Bellerin has struggled to reproduce the form that saw him recognised as one of the best right-backs in the world. Martial is apparently a "concrete objective" of Juventus this summer, when the 22-year-old may be up for grabs for around £58million.

Sports Palace out of EPL drop zone with 2-0 win at Huddersfield
Author: 0 Palace out of EPL drop zone with 2-0 win at Huddersfield

The victory moved Palace up to 16th place, on 30 points, a point behind Huddersfield , who are 15th, and with bottom pair Stoke and West Brom losing, it was the ideal day for Hodgson and his team. Wilfried Zaha is the most important player for Crystal Palace , according to Roy Hodgson . "I don't know that it was a definite injury, you will have seen he took quite a few kicks there towards the end of the game".

Sports March Madness 2018: MI sinks buzzer-beater to eliminate Houston
Author: 0 March Madness 2018: MI sinks buzzer-beater to eliminate Houston

Houston missed two free throws just moments earlier that could have sealed the game or at least guaranteed overtime . In his final game as a Cougar, two nights after scoring 39 points against San Diego State, Gray finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds, while Devin Davis scored 17.

Sports Texas Tech Grinds Out Win Against Florida to Advance to Sweet Sixteen
Author: 0 Texas Tech Grinds Out Win Against Florida to Advance to Sweet Sixteen

Red Raiders head football coach Kliff Kingsbury was even behind the bench drawing cheers and googly-eyes alike. March makes stars, and senior Keenan Evans has led the Red Raiders to this point, and got them into the second weekend. The Gators needed points there to stave off a Texas Tech. Jalen Hudson stepped up with 23 points to carry the Gators, but it wasn't enough. What it means: Florida failed to advance to the Sweet 16 (or Elite Eight) of an NCAA Tournament for the first time ...

Sports NCAA Tournament Buffalo Bulls vs Kentucky Wildcats Start Time, Odds, Free Pick
Author: 0 NCAA Tournament Buffalo Bulls vs Kentucky Wildcats Start Time, Odds, Free Pick

The Sun Devils have four players in their rotation making at least 37% of their three-pointers on the season. Although many were surprised by Buffalo's shocker over Arizona , Kentucky forward Wenyen Gabriel wasn't shocked by the Bulls' impressive victory and cautioned against looking ahead following Kentucky's win over Davidson .

Sports Jose Mourinho slams Man United's 'lack of personality' after FA Cup win
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho slams Man United's 'lack of personality' after FA Cup win

Jose Mourinho suggested in an explosive pre-match media conference that key United players need to "grow up" and the manager has left Pogba and Sanchez on the bench for the tie. "The basic things is to keep the emotional balance to play with that red shirt, which is a heavy shirt to wear". "He was not afraid to play". Luke Shaw, Sergio Romero, Victor Lindelof, Anthony Martial, Michael Carrick and Scott McTominay will hope to start against Brighton and fire United into the last four.

Sports Rhode Island Basketball: How can the Rams match up with Duke?
Author: 0 Rhode Island Basketball: How can the Rams match up with Duke?

Marvin Bagley III scored 22 points as Duke overwhelmed Rhode Island in an 87-62 romp in the NCAA Tournament's second round Saturday afternoon at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh. "It's still a game". The moment so many recall in the three-decade relationship between the Hurley family and the Krzyzewski family occurred in the 1992 NCAA Tournament, when Danny Hurley was a point guard for Seton Hall and Bobby Hurley was the point guard for Duke and their teams wound up meeting in the ...

Sports Vontaze Burfict Facing Four-Game Suspension For PEDs
Author: 0 Vontaze Burfict Facing Four-Game Suspension For PEDs

Burfict's appeal argues his season was over so the potential banned substance that popped up on his test had a waiver, either therapeutic or otherwise, which isn't uncommon when the information is properly sent to the league. Additionally, he will relinquish at least $1.458 million in base salary and roster bonuses, putting his total losses due to contract infringements at a little over $3.4 million for his career.

Sports Martin surpasses 2000 career points as Butler defeats Arkansas 79-62
Author: 0 Martin surpasses 2000 career points as Butler defeats Arkansas 79-62

Even with Gafford manning the middle, the Razorbacks have struggled on the defensive end throughout the entire season. "They pretty much humiliated me out there", Gafford said. "I think the fans are the winners". "Butler is the team that has multiple guys that can handle the ball", Anderson said. They're a really good, really talented team.