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DeRozan's first National Basketball Association triple-double has Raptors fans conflicted, confused DeRozan's first National Basketball Association triple-double has Raptors fans conflicted, confused
- Января 09, 2019

In the second quarter after the Spurs had built a large lead, Leonard was met with chants of "traitor" when he went to the free-throw line. "Traitor!" and "Quitter! Quitter!" from the capacity crowd that adored him during his seven seasons in San Antonio. (more...)
Clemson Football Roasts Drake for Supporting Alabama During National Championship Blowout Clemson Football Roasts Drake for Supporting Alabama During National Championship Blowout
- Января 09, 2019

With their 44-16 dismantling of Alabama on Monday night, Clemson toppled one of the biggest dynasties in NCAA history - and made a little legacy of their own in the process. "We didn't do the things we needed to do to execute and be successful in this game, and that's all it is". The Alabama based sporting goods retailer must've been really confident in the team's ability to win, because they had already begun airing radio commercials in which they proclaimed Alabama as the 2019 National ... (more...)
Buccaneers focused on Bruce Arians as next head coach, report says Buccaneers focused on Bruce Arians as next head coach, report says
- Января 09, 2019

Team Glazer did the right thing going to those lengths. Arians coached the Arizona Cardinals for five years, stepping down after the 2017 season with a 50-32-1 record that included one division title, two playoff berths, three seasons with double-digit wins and one NFC championship game appearance. (more...)
Virat Kohlis hard advice for Australian team Virat Kohlis hard advice for Australian team
- Января 09, 2019

Make a series prediction for us, Anil? "Rishabh came up with it and we just joined in". They have now, and by winning 2-1 in Australia they have made up for their 4-1 defeat in England last summer, and reaffirmed their position at No 1 in the ICC Test rankings. (more...)
Top 10 New York Jets Head Coach Candidates In 2019 Top 10 New York Jets Head Coach Candidates In 2019
- Января 09, 2019

The University of Southern California has so far denied the Jets and Cardinals the opportunity to interview its offensive coordinator, Kliff Kingsbury, according to ESPN . The Cardinals have also reportedly interviewed, or are scheduled to interview, Rams quarterbacks coach Zac Taylor, Saints assistant head coach Dan Campbell, former Lions head coach Jim Caldwell and former Dolphins head coach Adam Gase. (more...)
Virat Kohli finds ‘bliss’ a day after clinching Test series against Australia Virat Kohli finds ‘bliss’ a day after clinching Test series against Australia
- Января 08, 2019

When Kohli toured England for the first time in 2014, he struggled immensely on the seaming pitches, averaging only 13.40. Cheteshwar Pujara , who was later named the Man of the Match and the Man of the Series, led the way with an innings of 193 runs, while there was an unbeaten century for Rishabh Pant as well, his second in Test match cricket in just his ninth Test match. (more...)
Rare air: Goodyear Blimp flying high and into Hall of Fame Rare air: Goodyear Blimp flying high and into Hall of Fame
- Января 08, 2019

In addition to a who's who of FBS-level players - including three who played for national champion teams (Ismail, Oklahoma DB Rickey Dixon and Texas QB Vince Young ) - standout John Carroll (Ohio) linebacker London Fletcher and longtime HBCU coach Joe Taylor are among the honorees. (more...)
Baggies' Burke joins Celtic on loan Baggies' Burke joins Celtic on loan
- Января 08, 2019

In a statement released on Celtic's official website, manager Brendan Rodgers said: "Timothy's a young talent who is full worldwide player". "He has a long career ahead of him but he has those natural attributes in terms of his pace and technique". (more...)
Alabama fans blame 'Drake curse' for national championship loss to Clemson Alabama fans blame 'Drake curse' for national championship loss to Clemson
- Января 08, 2019

He was the key to Nick Saban's most dynamic offense ever, guiding the first team since 1888 to win its first 12 games by at least 20 points. "We're just little old Clemson and I'm not supposed to be here, " said Swinney, the former walk-on at Alabama and receivers coach at Clemson who now has as many national titles as Hall of Famers Bobby Bowden and Joe Paterno. (more...)
Ramos slams 'scandalous' refereeing after Real Madrid loss Ramos slams 'scandalous' refereeing after Real Madrid loss
- Января 08, 2019

In his post match interview, Ramos did not hold back as he criticised referee Jose Munuera and the lack of VAR used in the game. FW Lucas Vazquez, 5 - Embarrassingly stumbled over his own feet when sent through by a neat Vinicius flick and later picked up silly second yellow for a trip to stop Merino counter-attacking near the hour mark. (more...)
Jon Jones Opens as -500 Betting Favorite Against Anthony Smith Jon Jones Opens as -500 Betting Favorite Against Anthony Smith
- Января 08, 2019

Jones and Cormier have faced each other twice inside the Octagon at UFC 182 and UFC 214 with Bones winning on both occasions, but the second fight was overturned to a no contest following Jones testing positive for Turinabol. Instead, the UFC chose to move the event to The Forum in Inglewood, as Jones already had a license to fight in California. He's now ranked third in the light heavyweight division and surged onto the championship scene in 2018 with victories over Rashad Evans , ... (more...)
Brewers acquire three players from Mets in exchange for outfielder Keon Broxton Brewers acquire three players from Mets in exchange for outfielder Keon Broxton
- Января 08, 2019

Wahl, 26, posted a 10.13 ERA in 5.1 innings last season for the Mets. Injuries struck again in 2017, limiting Wahl to just 13 minor league games before tossing 7 major league games. This is the correct attitude to take, but by adding a second defensive center fielder in Broxton the Mets will need to add more offense elsewhere if they hope to win in 2019. (more...)
Miami Dolphins no longer interested in Vic Fangio for HC Miami Dolphins no longer interested in Vic Fangio for HC
- Января 08, 2019

Flores has been a popular candidate with teams this coaching cycle. The 60-year-old assistant has been a defensive coordinator in the National Football League since 2011, first with Jim Harbaugh's San Francisco 49ers and then with the Bears , starting in 2015. (more...)
Ukraine's Tsurenko stops Osaka to reach biggest career final in Brisbane Ukraine's Tsurenko stops Osaka to reach biggest career final in Brisbane
- Января 08, 2019

Tsurenko ultimately blasted 20 winners to go one better than her semi-final appearance in Brisbane in 2013. Both players swapped service break halfway through the second set, but Pliskova gained a further break for a 4-3 lead that proved to be decisive. (more...)
Andreescu enjoys breakout week in Auckland Andreescu enjoys breakout week in Auckland
- Января 08, 2019

Thereafter, she moved on to deliver a string of upsets starting with the top seed Caroline Wozniacki , sixth seed Venus Williams , and then the third seed Su-Wei Hsieh. She broke twice in her first two return games as the German struggled to cope with her power from the baseline. While it appeared that the World No. (more...)
Kohli's 2019 Ashes advice for Australia: 'Dukes ball buries egos' Kohli's 2019 Ashes advice for Australia: 'Dukes ball buries egos'
- Января 08, 2019

Australian batsmen have scored only one century in a year - Khawaja's 141 against Pakistan in Dubai - while India had five centuries in this series alone. "In England we lost because the lower order often got runs against us", Shastri said. Both of those players we know are absolute class, we know they can score a lot of runs. (more...)
I feel awful - Bears' Parkey on missed game-winning FG I feel awful - Bears' Parkey on missed game-winning FG
- Января 08, 2019

Nah, just kidding. I'm fully aware that the Jets will never again play in a Super Bowl. Despite the National Football League ruling, Parkey has missed several field goals this year. Trubisky ended the afternoon with over 300 yards and a touchdown in what felt very much like a coming-of-age game for the former second overall pick. (more...)
Clemson obliterate Alabama to claim third national title Clemson obliterate Alabama to claim third national title
- Января 08, 2019

The Clemson football team improved to 14-0 on the season with a win over Notre Dame in the CFB Playoff semifinal. We're not sure her motivation, but this woman required two cops and a pair of non-uniformed helpers - one person for each limb - to carry her off the field and through the Tigers sideline toward the beginning of Monday's Clemson-Alabama title game. (more...)
Packers to hire Titans offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur as head coach Packers to hire Titans offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur as head coach
- Января 08, 2019

Demovsky says the hiring is expected to keep Packers' defensive coordinator Matt Pettine and his staff intact. Green Bay also interviewed New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels, who seemed like the leading candidate for the job. (more...)
NFL Assistant Coach Reportedly Becoming Ohio State’s Co-DC NFL Assistant Coach Reportedly Becoming Ohio State’s Co-DC
- Января 08, 2019

The two coached together at Notre Dame from 1997-2000 and again at Florida from 2005-2007 when Mattison served as Meyer's defensive coordinator. Schiano leaves the program after three seasons as defensive coordinator under Meyer. Mattison has ties to former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer. Mattison had worked at MI since 2011. Mattison first coached at MI under Gary Moeller and Lloyd Carr from 1992-1996. (more...)