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Sports Sister Jean pleased Loyola Chicago busted her bracket
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Fears that his young players would "drink the poison" - the belief that they had an easy path to San Antonio thanks to all the upsets - turned out to be well founded. Jordan Caroline averages 17.7 points and 8.7 rebounds. Ahead of their game against Nevada , Sister Jean met also Mariah Musselman - Wolf Pack coach Eric Musselman's daughter.

Sports Warriors' Stephen Curry officially cleared to return vs
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He will end his night with 29 points, eight rebounds, and three triples across 25 minutes. Spurs guard Tony Parker, a four-time National Basketball Association champion, quarterbacked the meeting after the team's victory over Minnesota on Saturday night.

Sports Joseph Parker: 'Anthony Joshua doesn't trust his body'
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He's probably trying to get advice from Klitschko. Now they are all about to see the full Joseph Parker '. The British boxing star faces WBO title-holder Parker on March 31, looking to claim the third of four recognised belts to add to his current WBA (Super) and IBF titles.

Sports Rory McIlroy suffers shock defeat at WGC Match Play
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Johnson, the defending champion and world No 1, was the biggest casualty of day one as he slipped to a 3&1 defeat by Bernd Wiesberger. Rory McIlroy wins the Arnold Palmer Invitational . A half in par at the penultimate hole proved sufficient for Uihlein to claim the point. Poulter insisted he has "never been more motivated" as he seeks to earn a Masters berth.

Sports Ronaldo's last-gasp two-goal show steals Salah limelight
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Cristiano Ronaldo and his Portugal teammates are preparing for their friendly match with Mohamed Salah's Egypt . And after Salah's terrific strike in the 56th minute, Portugal were clearly feeling the heat. Here's what went down, as Portugal won 2-1. Not content with that, Ronaldo scored again with another header, once more from a Quaresma pass, this time from the right, with the final move of the game.

Sports Kyrie Irving set for 'minimally invasive' surgery on injured knee
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BC-BKN-Celtics-Irving, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 402Celtics' Kyrie Irving set for surgery on sore left kneeAP Photo MACK104Eds: Updates with details, quotes, results from the game against the Blazers. But Boston could be in trouble if its star player can't return for the playoffs. The term "minimally invasive" suggests there is hope Irving's recovery time could allow him to return at some point before or during the postseason.

Sports Miami Dolphins sign Frank Gore
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Gore's average yard per attempt has dropped in the last few years, with the veteran gaining less than four yards per carry in each of his years with the Colts . He also carried the football 140 times for 646 rushing yards with five touchdowns in eight playoff appearances with the 49ers. Gore spent the previous three seasons with the Indianapolis Colts .

Sports Liverpool Eye £15m Swoop for Stoke Starlet After Glowing Mo Salah Recommendation
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Andy Robertson feels Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah is "playing as well as anyone in the world" at the moment but admits he needs to do for it for a longer period before justifying comparisons to Lionel Messi . Liverpool legend Phil Thompson has claimed Mo Salah is having the best debut season in Premier League history. 'Sure, the Bundesliga would interest me, why not?' he said.

Sports Usain Bolt has a 'realistic' chance of joining Borussia Dortmund
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Bolt trained with South African Premiership leaders Mamelodi Sundowns last month and was pictured on the official Dortmund social media accounts going through his paces with the first-team. Cool as a cucumber, Bolt ended his trial on a high as he sent the goalkeeper the wrong way and fired his penalty into the top-right corner. "They said I should come back for a longer period, do some more training and then they can assess me and tell me what level I can play at".

Sports Jets agree to deal with wide receiver Terrelle Pryor
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The Oakland Raiders made Pryor a third-round draft pick out of Ohio State in 2011. The Jets have a talented receiving corps that also includes Quincy Enunwa , Robby Anderson and Jermaine Kearse , but it also has some major question marks.

Sports Bama QB Tua Tagovailoa injured in first spring practice
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It's not known how serious the injury is but Nick Saban said Tua probably won't throw for the next few practices. "I'm not going to speculate on what the injury might be". "It's two good players who can contribute to our team", Saban said, "and we're going to give them an opportunity to do that". We don't have any decisions, aren't speculating on any decisions.

Sports Trae Young Announces He'll Enter NBA Draft
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For many one-and-done prospects, NBA Draft declarations feel nearly unnecessary, as virtually the entire basketball world flatly assumes that projected top-10 picks will declare. It didn't take long for Young to pop up on draft boards. He led the country in both categories and could win the Naismith Award for Player of the Year.

Sports 'Alvaro Morata must earn FIFA World Cup spot'
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The 23-year-old Basque stopper rejected a January move to Real Madrid in order to improve his chances of making it on the place to Russian Federation and his performances have all-but guaranteed that chance. He has not scored in his last seven Premier League appearances and missed out on two games due to a back injury. "But I'm very happy to score the goal and for the team to get the win".

Sports Nickell Robey-Coleman makes pitch to Ndamukong Suh for Rams
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The Raiders thought they may land one of, if not the, biggest signing during the second week of the 2018 National Football League free agency period when it was revealed that former Lions and Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh would be visiting with the team Wednesday.

Sports Lions sign Windsor native Luke Willson
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A former fifth-round pick by the Seahawks in 2013, the six-foot-five, 254-pound Willson won a Super Bowl with Seattle in his first season. Williams was a key player for Denver's Super Bowl-winning team two years ago. Graham struck a three-year deal with the Green Bay Packers last week after spending three seasons in Seattle. After making a free-agent visit to Carolina last Thursday and to Jacksonville on Friday, Willson visited with the Lions on Saturday, but did not immediately leave with ...

Sports Serena Williams gets into deep The Last Airbender fandom convo on Twitter
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Serena Williams was knocked out of the Miami Open in the first round by Naomi Osaka as the 23-time Grand Slam victor continues her return after pregnancy. The 27 year-old is breathing down current number one Simona Halep's neck, but returning to the summit isn't at the top of her wish list. In an interview with the New York Times last week, WTA chief Steve Simon said the rules could be "further reviewed".

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo Scores 50th Career Hat-Trick Adding a Fourth
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Nearly two years ago, Zinedine Zidane had yet to win a Champions League . Is there a before and after? Ronaldo's future was the subject of intense interest last summer amid signs he was unhappy. Ronaldo cemented his status as one of the best players in the world in the following season, as he scored 42 goals to power the Red Devils to a league and European Cup double.

Sports Jordan Producing WWII Drama About African-American 'Liberators'
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In an Instagram post, he vowed to embrace the clauses, saying his production company, Outlier Society, will continue to do its bit to promote women and people of colour. The Liberators is still in early development, so it's impossible to say whether or not Jordan will take a role in the film. Jordan's also starring in and exec producing HBO's upcoming " Fahrenheit 451 " miniseries opposite Michael Shannon.

Sports United Kingdom compares 2018 WC with Hitler's Olympics
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European governments are lining up behind Britain in considering a diplomatic snub of the World Cup in protest at the poisoning of a former double agent and his daughter on British soil that is being widely blamed on Russian Federation. "This has happened before in Great Britain, repeatedly", he said. Maria Zakharova said she found it frightening that Mr Johnson represents a nuclear power.

Sports NFL Draft: Jets head honchos attend Sam Darnold's pro day
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Reports are every National Football League team was in attendance at Darnold's pro day, which was marred by rain. "It was going out and proving what I've proved on tape", Darnold said on the NFL Network's broadcast of the workout. "I thought I did a pretty good job". That Darnold mostly threw in the rain Wednesday was a bonus, as the quarterback-needy teams near the top of the draft - Cleveland, the New York Giants, New York Jets , Buffalo and Denver - all play outdoors in cold-weather ...

Sports Reseeding Sweet 16 after wild NCAA weekend
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While it may not always look pretty, this team is very good. The trio has helped Clemson stay versatile on offense and has established them as a good defensive team. After taking out No. 1 seed Darian Cruz of Lehigh, 2-0, Suriano was met in the championship match by No. 3 seed Spencer Lee of Iowa, who had just defeated No.

Sports Brother of Cleveland Cavaliers G Kyle Korver passes away
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He missed Saturday's win over the Chicago Bulls , but later returned to the team and scored 12 points in Monday's victory over the Milwaukee Bucks . and Cedi Osman already having been declared out and Rodney Hood and Tristan Thompson being questionable with injuries. "I don't have any siblings, so I can't relate", James said, according to The Akron Beacon Journal .

Sports Diego Costa casts major doubt over Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann transfer
Author: 0 Diego Costa casts major doubt over Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann transfer

There is also the fact that we were further into the season and [Diego Simeone] gave me more freedom. Antoine Griezmann now has a contract with Atletico Madrid until 2022, but has been linked with a move to Barcelona . "He knows how important he is to us. For me, the best thing would be for him to stay". He hasn't told me that he is leaving. He is still with us and we hope it stays that way.

Sports Kansas State arrives in Atlanta for Sweet 16
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That may be the biggest reason that Kansas State has been successful this season. But he has missed K-State's last three games, watching both NCAA Tournament victories from the bench. quite hot. Kentucky wins this game easily. Kansas State knocked down 13 of their 18 free throws (72.2 percent) and held UMBC to an effective field goal percentage of 0.362 (below their season average of 0.535).

Sports ARGENTINA: G-20 Economic Meetings Kicks Off In Buenos Aires
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German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier also struck an upbeat tone after meetings with USA officials including Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire stressed Europe expected to get exemptions from the US tariffs without any conditions and warned protectionism would hurt world growth.

Sports Celtics notebook: Kyrie Irving still out; Jaylen Brown close to return
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Irving broke his left kneecap in Game 1 of the 2015 NBA Finals. Irving's issue continues to be soreness and does not appear to be a structural concern, reports ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . "Just continued soreness is what's made the decision not to play tonight, and made the decision to not go on the trip and seek outside counsel", Stevens said.

Sports Man Utd trigger one-year Ashley Young extension
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A fit Luke Shaw should have made the left back spot his own at Manchester United . Despite becoming more of a first choice for United, the arrival of Alexis Sanchez in January has put the 22-year-olds future back in jeopardy. And with the World Cup merely months away, England could do a lot worse than including someone with Young's vast experience at the highest level.

Sports England's Nick Pope says it will be 'every man for themselves'
Author: 0 England's Nick Pope says it will be 'every man for themselves'

Alexander-Arnold, who was named in the latest England Under-21s squad, has made 13 Premier League appearances for the Reds this season. "If I wasn't in this squad I would be an outsider for the World Cup at most". "I feel as though I've put in the hard yards and proved myself at that level to try to get to this". One thing's for sure, Nick Pope the soccer player has been out of this world this season.

Sports NBA wrap: Marcus Morris, Celtics capitalize on Thunder meltdown; Hawks upset Jazz
Author: 0 NBA wrap: Marcus Morris, Celtics capitalize on Thunder meltdown; Hawks upset Jazz

The Oklahoma City Thunder blew a 5-point lead in the final half minute and lost to the Boston Celtics 100-99 on Tuesday night at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. Timberwolves 123, Clippers 109 • In Minneapolis, Karl-Anthony Towns racked up 30 points and 10 rebounds for his NBA-best 60th double-double and Andrew Wiggins scored 27 points in an all-around performance, leading Minnesota over Los Angeles.

Sports Chelsea hero's Mohamed Salah comparison has come good
Author: 0 Chelsea hero's Mohamed Salah comparison has come good

All you can hope is that Salah has a different mentality to the players who left Anfield in years gone by, yet you wonder whether anyone in that Liverpool squad has big loyalty to a club that they have no emotional connection with. 'Losing Salah would be a much bigger loss than losing Coutinho'. I'd be anxious if they weren't. "Are you telling me when the rebuilding begins at Real Madrid, he won't be at the top of their wanted list?" "There are other players out there that have proved ...

Sports Tottenham set price for Chelsea, Man Utd target Alderweireld
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As a result, Spurs are now said to be prepared to sell the defender for £43m this summer, with Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain among those that have been linked. "To be honest, I don't think like that", Eriksen told Danish paper BT. "Give him a ball and he will make it talk wherever he is". " Luka Modric came from Tottenham to Real Madrid , and he was not as good as Christian".

Sports Young Bills wide receiver arrested in naked, bloody mess
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The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department confirms with 7EWN that Jones was arrested and charged with damaged to property, a felony. The player, whose legal name is Isaiah Avery Jones, was arrested after officers were called to a disturbance in downtown Los Angeles, said Officer Luis Garcia, a police spokesman.

Sports Dodgers 3B won't need wrist surgery
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It was clear third baseman Turner was in considerable pain as he turned and jogged away from the plate, holding his arm and groaning. He was quickly visited by a trainer and replaced by Donovan Solano . The injury will have been even more disappointing for Turner, having enjoyed his most successful season a year ago which saw him get his first All-Star Game selection, having hit a career-high.322 with 21 home runs.