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Dallas Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic now lands as the No. 2 vote-getter among Western Conference forwards, placing ahead of Kevin Durant , Anthony Davis and Paul George in the pecking order. Rookie sensation Luka Doncic is ahead of Durant, Anthony Davis , Paul George and other stars among Western Conference forwards. A playground-style draft in which the two captains pick their side will be televised this year.
  • Michael Bisping Explains Why He Has No Sympathy For Jon Jones

    Michael Bisping Explains Why He Has No Sympathy For Jon Jones

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    Bisping has defended his decision to confront Jones on his suspicious drug test results, as he said on his podcast: "I don't care about asking hard questions, and I asked Jon Jones some questions, which apparently he didn't like, because after the fight...we interviewed him again, and when we were on commercial break he was talking f***ing shit".
  • Bulls trade Holiday to Grizzlies for Brooks, Selden

    Bulls trade Holiday to Grizzlies for Brooks, Selden

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    In return, the Bulls received guards MarShon Brooks and Wayne Selden , accompanied by two second-round picks. Brooks, 29, is a journeyman who's averaging 6.6 points in 13.3 minutes across 29 games while shooting 45.0 percent overall and 27.8 percent from 3-point range.
  • Kawhi Leonard and Gregg Popovich shared a special moment after final whistle

    Kawhi Leonard and Gregg Popovich shared a special moment after final whistle

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    Leonard is averaging 27 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists. Peep the insane highlights above. In one of his first tweets after the trade to San Antonio , DeRozan might have had this game in mind. Popovich was asked whether he expected fans to boo Leonard, who played just nine games last season with the Spurs due to a right quadriceps injury.
  • Reuben Foster's domestic violence charges dropped

    Reuben Foster's domestic violence charges dropped

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    According to TMZ , Foster's attorney Eddie Suarez says he believes the case was dropped due to issues with the witness' credibility. Washington claimed Foster after the 49ers released him , saying they spoke to former University of Alabama teammates about the 24-year-old before making the decision to sign him.
  • Klopp slams Kompany decision:

    Klopp slams Kompany decision: "how is that not a red card?!"

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    Many observers felt the rash tackle warranted a red card, but as the Egyptian forward lay writhing on the ground Kompany walked past with a few choice words for his rival. 'It was one of the biggest performances since I came here. "Let me say it like this we [have] played better games but we took the intensity today".
  • White Sox Make Formal Contract Proposal To Manny Machado

    White Sox Make Formal Contract Proposal To Manny Machado

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    This new rumor has the Sox making an offer to free agent superstar Manny Machado . As one of this offseason's most coveted targets, Machado visited the Phillies and Yankees in addition to the White Sox last month. For what it's worth, ESPN's Jeff Passan - one of the most respected Major League Baseball insiders - reported on Wednesday that the White Sox are willing to go 10 years .
  • Bill Belichick on Urban Meyer: 'He's a great friend'

    Bill Belichick on Urban Meyer: 'He's a great friend'

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    Ohio State University has a rather large alumni base, comprised of many athletes and celebrities. Urban Meyer will take the field for his final game as the Ohio State head football coach Tuesday in Pasadena, and the Buckeyes will be looking to make their case as one of the true top-four teams in college football after their Playoff snub.
  • Every Possible Super Bowl LIII Matchup

    Every Possible Super Bowl LIII Matchup

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    Before we get to the picks for this week - now in reduced form given the shortened slate - let's take a glance at what the regular season had in store in terms of the results. A lot of that is thanks to their offensive line, which was finally been addressed after years of letting Luck get killed and almost ruining his career as a result.
  • Troy Tulowitzki To Sign With Yankees

    Troy Tulowitzki To Sign With Yankees

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    Troy Tulowitzki reacts after hitting a solo home run against the Minnesota Twins on August 4, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto. Tulowitzki idolized retired Yankees captain Derek Jeter and has worn No. The Yankees have reportedly agreed to terms with a free agent shortstop. Tulowitzki was a star for the Rockies from his rookie season in 2007 until he was traded by the Blue Jays in July 2015.
  • Liverpool vs Man City: Fans are frightened of this one thing

    Liverpool vs Man City: Fans are frightened of this one thing

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    Tottenham had surged ahead of City into second place after smashing 11 goals past Everton and Bournemouth in the previous six days, but ran out of steam at Wembley as Wolves scored three times in the final 18 minutes. It's going be a good match, but it is not a decisive game or something like that . Newcastle are also four points above the drop zone after they were denied three points by Abdoulaye Doucoure's late equaliser for Watford in a 1-1 draw at Vicarage Road after Salomon Rondon had ...
  • Gritty Pujara century puts India in control of Sydney Test

    Gritty Pujara century puts India in control of Sydney Test

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    But then Mayank Agarwal (77) and the stubborn Cheteshwar Pujara (130 not out) settled into a partnership, weathering a prolonged barrage of short-pitched bowling from Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Mitchell Starc. After tea Pujara reached 100 after facing 199 balls on day one in Sydney. The landmark was his 18th century in his 68th Test and follows a stellar 123 in the first Test in Adelaide and 106 in the third Test at Melbourne.
  • Djokovic survives scare, advances at Qatar Open

    Djokovic survives scare, advances at Qatar Open

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    The 31-year-old is expected to hold his 3rd title in four years after his two Grand Slams at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open. The two-time champion in Doha was matched by the world No. Up next for Djokovic in men's singles is Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia. Khachanov, the third seed, finished last season ranked at a career-time high of No.11 had no answer to an inspired Wawrinka, now ranked 66th in the world, as he returns from a serious knee injury.
  • Cardinals fire coach Steve Wilks after one season

    Cardinals fire coach Steve Wilks after one season

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    The Cardinals have the potential to land the first-overall pick, which could help their cause, but other teams seeking coaches have quarterbacks who are considered preferable. The offense struggled and offensive coordinator Mike McCoy was sacked seven games into the season, replaced by quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich.
  • Dana Holgorsen Out as WVU Football Coach

    Dana Holgorsen Out as WVU Football Coach

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    Holgorsen served as Houston's offensive coordinator in 2008-09. In the end, he always remained at WVU , though it was clear a split would come sooner or later as the team has not necessarily progressed during his time as its leader, and the program refused to meet his contract demands.
  • Billy Donovan is among the candidates UCLA wants for coaching vacancy

    Billy Donovan is among the candidates UCLA wants for coaching vacancy

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    The team has struggled thus far in non-conference play and the school made a decision to take action after the Bruins lost to Liberty at home Saturday. Steve Alford is out of a job. UCLA also advanced to the Sweet 16 in each of Alford's first two seasons. At that point, he had a six-year record with the Lobos of 155-52 that included four Mountain West Conference regular season titles, two Mountain West Tournament championships and three NCAA Tournament appearances.
  • Celtics’ Kyrie Irving has a scratched eye, will need antibiotics

    Celtics’ Kyrie Irving has a scratched eye, will need antibiotics

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    Boston surrendered 46 points in the third quarter - the most it had given up in a quarter since February 8, 2000. The San Antonio Spurs have been one of the NBA's best home teams this season and will put that prowess to the test on Monday when they host the Boston Celtics at the AT&T Center in San Antonio.
  • Aaron Ramsey next club: Juventus confirm interest in Arsenal star Ramsey

    Aaron Ramsey next club: Juventus confirm interest in Arsenal star Ramsey

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    Juventus have now officially confirmed their interest in the Welshman with Paratici branding him "a great player". "His contract is expiring and we're always alerted to situations that the market offers". "He worked very well in Liverpool". "Arsenal have a history, under Arsene Wenger, of letting contracts roll down and they're letting good players go".
  • Russia’s Medvedev cuts short latest Murray comeback in Brisbane

    Russia’s Medvedev cuts short latest Murray comeback in Brisbane

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    He had ankle surgery in November and played one match at an exhibition tournament before travelling to Australia to build up for the season's first Grand Slam tournament. Murray was looking to build momentum leading up to the first major of the year after impressing in his opening win against James Duckworth . I still have some pain, so I need to play matches and see how it feels.
  • Romelu Lukaku becomes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's super-sub at Manchester United

    Romelu Lukaku becomes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's super-sub at Manchester United

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    Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has revealed that interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer told the player to "attack" on his first day in charge. "We know it didn't come from the club, we know it didn't come from Adidas, we know it came from Paul Pogba , so my view personally is that was a massive disappointment to disrespect somebody that's lost their job".
  • Ozil's agent adamant German star's future is at Arsenal

    Ozil's agent adamant German star's future is at Arsenal

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    At a press conference, Emery told reporters: "It's not easy, improving our team in the transfer market, but the club is working, watching different possibilities". According to BBC journalist David Ornstein, members of the Arsenal hierarchy did not want to offer Aaron Ramsey a new contract with a high pay rise as they did Ozil, in case the Welshman follows the same path.
  • Miami Dolphins fire head coach Adam Gase

    Miami Dolphins fire head coach Adam Gase

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    He also placed well-respected general manager Chris Grier in charge of football operations, tasking him. Gase confirmed his dismissal in a text message Monday to The Associated Press. Tannehill's inability to stay healthy - missing 24 games in Gase's three seasons - and inconsistency hamstrung the Dolphins offense and paved the way to Gase losing his job.
  • Federer wins bragging rights over Serena after first-ever face-off

    Federer wins bragging rights over Serena after first-ever face-off

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    Serena Williams called Roger Federer "Superman" for handling twins during the Hopman Cup New Year's Eve Gala, saying that she does not know how he does it because it's 'hard with just one'. Switzerland's team scored 4-2, 4-3 (3) victory over the United States. For me it was super cool! "I hope that a lot of tennis fans are going to tune in and watch it, because it's going to be one time and probably never again, in this kind of a competition".
  • Barcelona To Sign PSG's Rabiot, Deny Breaking Transfer Rules

    Barcelona To Sign PSG's Rabiot, Deny Breaking Transfer Rules

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    One place Rabiot won't be heading, however, is North London. If Rabiot does agree to move on, don't be surprised if PSG move for Ramsey. Spurs are now third in the league, just nine points below Liverpool, who are also reported to be interested in acquiring the Frenchman.