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by | March 02, 2018 | 08:02

While ankle breakers are often seen the National Basketball Association these days, stopping for a second to stare the victim first before lining up a 3-pointer is something that does not happen everyday. Anthony Davis finished with 26 points and 15 rebounds, which feels like an off night given his play lately, but he came up with a clutch rebound and two free throws in the final seconds to help seal the win.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:02

In all, there were two failed drugs tests among 168 Russian athletes who competed as neutrals . "All of the doping tests that were conducted on our athletes in the last days of the Olympics were negative", Zhukov said. Russian Federation were banned from competing at the Olympics in December a year ago, a belated reaction to a report authored by the Canadian lawyer Richard McClaren in 2016, which exposed a massive state-run doping operation.

by | March 02, 2018 | 07:52

The 32-year-old is averaging 8.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and 1.9 assists for the Cavs this season. Smith will serve the penalty on Thursday night as the Cavs host the Philadelphia 76ers . Smith is having a bad season compared to his historical performance. Swingman Rodney Hood , who was acquired in a three-team trade with the Utah Jazz and the Sacramento Kings; will get the nod in his place, according to ESPN's Dave McMenamin .

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:57

And just five minutes had elapsed when Erik Lamela thought he had fired Tottenham ahead only for referee Paul Tierney, on the advice of VAR Graham Scott, to disallow the goal for slightest of tugs on Harrison McGahey's shirt by Llorente. Spurs booked themselves a clash against Swansea in the Sixth Round at the Liberty Stadium, and although it was a brilliant display by Mauricio Pochettino's men, yet more VAR controversy marred the snow-hit goal fest.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:41

Real coach Zinedine Zidane omitted the Portuguese from last week's win at Leganes in which Real were less than convincing, needing a 90th minute Sergio Ramos penalty to seal a 3-1 victory. This time previous year, everything was going Real Madrid's way in La Liga. The midfield had Marcos Llorente and Mateo Kovacic, while the fullbacks were Nacho Fernandez and Achraf Hakimi.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:41

The BNP Paribas Open begins next week where Nadal is defending fourth round points, losing to eventual champion Roger Federer . The most recent final clash between the pair - at last year's Australian Open - went Federer's way, earning the veteran his first grand slam title in five years and the first of three in the space of 12 months.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:39

This will allow the Premier League to stagger their ten games on one weekend into two sets of five fixtures, allowing every club a two week break in between their games. Greg Dyke, the former FA chairman, first called for a winter break in 2013 and Martin Glenn, the chief executive, has pushed forward with the negotiations.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:52

UEFA have announced changes to the Champions League and Europa League starting from next season, including changes to kick-off times. All teams eliminated from Champions League qualifying, meanwhile, will now get a second chance to qualify for the Europa League .

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:41

He said, "Now we have to start to work harder this season as the league is very difficult and we need to fight for a place in the Champions League". He told Sky Sports: "I'm a fan". Manchester United head coach Jose Mourinho has commented on the frosty relationship with Antonio Conte and their alleged reconciliation after Sunday's Premier League encounter with top-four rivals Chelsea .

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:37

The odds are Martinez will opt-out at some point over the first three seasons, leaving Boston no chance to worry about their very-specific clauses in case his foot becomes a problem. His foot has sufficiently healed - blasting 45 home runs and leading the majors in slugging past year is proof enough of that. Two of those home runs came in 2016.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:06

Despite an early fuel leak, Red Bull managed to put in another strong day of running with Max Verstappen at the wheel. It's only three or four degrees and the asphalt is 10 degrees so it's very, very cold. Michael Schumacher and Juan Manuel Fanigo are the only drivers to have won more than four championships in history, having won seven and five titles respectively.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:06

All up, 2,042 individuals and groups submitted designs that they hoped would capture the public's affection. Olympic mascots the Hare, the Polar Bear, and the Leopard perform during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony. The description for the mascot says that it has a kind heart that loves nature and dignified inner strength. "It can also move things by just looking at them".

by | March 02, 2018 | 02:00

Curran's report nearly certainly ties in with ESPN's infamous bombshell story about how the Patriots were at odds with players who were following Guerrero's methods and defying the team's training staff. "Gronk" is no stranger to the WWE, being close friends with SmackDown Live Superstar Mojo Rawley, as well as having appeared at WrestleMania 33 in a segment with Jinder Mahal previous year.

by | March 02, 2018 | 01:25

The PR machinery in order to create a hype around the release of the teaser, has put out stills from Kaala in the public domain. While its teaser releases tomorrow, here comes the news that you won't find Rajini's Kaala Seth getting nostalgic in the film.

by | March 02, 2018 | 00:37

Elliott took his case to federal court, where his appeals were denied. Elliott has proven he can be a game-changing running back when he's in the game, so it's not a complete surprise that Jones has confidence in one of his young talents.

by | March 01, 2018 | 23:46

Financial terms of the deal were not revealed, but ESPN is reporting that the contract runs past the original Papa John's deal, which was set to expire after the 2020 season. The company will still sponsor 22 local NFL teams and "key personalities in the sport", it and the league said in a joint statement . Pizza Hut has more than 7,500 restaurants in the US, and 16,700 worldwide in more than 100 countries.

by | March 01, 2018 | 22:17

Johnson was set to enter the second year of his two-year, $8 million deal, where he was projected to make $3.1 million in salary and bonuses. Johnson was suspended four games for testing positive for performance enhancing drugs, and finished with no sacks despite playing in 12 games.

by | March 01, 2018 | 18:28

This is a very, very small problem but very graphic, very obvious. We know how good the chassis performed past year. "We didn't plan to run much this morning in our scheduled test programme, and we had planned fundamental changes on the auto over lunch", he added.

by | March 01, 2018 | 13:31

Wilson had his dream come true three weeks ago when the Texas Rangers , for whom he had worked out in spring training in previous Seahawks offseasons, ceremoniously "traded" him to NY. "I think if you really know me you know baseball has been a part of my blood and who I am and [where] I've come from and what I've done". Move over Tim Tebow, you're not the only football player on a NY baseball team who can hit the ball out of the park.

by | February 28, 2018 | 22:54

But that gave the hammer to the Americans for the 10th and final end. The Mirror reports that as the team celebrated in front of thousands of viewers, including USA president Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and the king of Sweden , they realised that the engraving on the medals said "women's curling ".

by | February 26, 2018 | 15:37

And Feinstein, who since the start of her political career in San Francisco had crossed swords with her party's left, had voted with the left of her Democratic caucus on issues around the status of immigrants brought illegally to the United States as children.

by | February 26, 2018 | 14:35

Do you expect the Minnesota Vikings to be wheeling and dealing with their two compensatory draft picks in the sixth round of the 2018 NFL Draft? There have been quality players selected with comp picks over the last five years. Bouye, respectively. Their draft stock includes the No. 5 overall pick as well as No. 40, No. 71 and No. 99. Oh and they will also need to offer Cousins lots of money.

by | February 26, 2018 | 13:39

Nebraska basketball finished the season undefeated at home in conference play with a 76-64 win over Penn State . Pinnacle Bank Arena, home of the Nebraska Huskers, is turning into one of the hidden gems of college basketball with a very hard environment for teams to enter and try to win on the road.

by | February 26, 2018 | 12:50

Instead they offered little evidence to suggest they can avoid being relegated, despite a late rally sparked by Craig Dawson's thumping header. Huddersfield won just their third away game league game this season while Alan Pardew's wait for a second league win as manager since being appointed in December continues.

by | February 26, 2018 | 11:47

This will continue until all seven competitors have entered the match. The victor of current champion Alexa Bliss , Bayley , Sasha Banks , Mickie James , Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville will head to WrestleMania with the title in hand.