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Courtois pulled out of Belgium's squad but Terreur has said it was more a precaution and that the "minor" hamstring injury shouldn't stop him playing in the Premier League game on April 1. Courtois is one of Europe's top goalkeepers, though he has perhaps never quite reached the same heights at Stamford Bridge that he achieved with Atletico.
  • Valley native, former Arizona Wildcats walk-on gets 6-year deal with Phillies

    Valley native, former Arizona Wildcats walk-on gets 6-year deal with Phillies

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    Kingery went into Sunday's exhibition game against Baltimore hitting.392 with a team-high 20 hits in as many games. Well, the Phillies announced their decision on Sunday. There's a plethora of young talent all over the field for the Phillies, and Scott Kingery earned himself a spot on the Opening Day roster. Per Phillies beat writer Matt Gelb from the Athletic, Kingery will have a $1.5 million signing bonus and could make $13 million in 2024, $14 million in 2025 and $15 million in 2026 ...
  • MI headed to Final Four after holding off Florida State

    MI headed to Final Four after holding off Florida State

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    That includes Saturday night's Elite Eight victory over Florida State in Los Angeles , where he scored seven points. Wagner finished with 12 points, and Simpson delivered nine points (4-8 FG) and five assists against just one turnovers. TBS reporter Dana Jacobson asked head coach Leonard Hamilton about the decision and awkwardly dismissed the question. "We were playing with a chip on our shoulder".
  • Florida State returns bulk of roster from Elite Eight team

    Florida State returns bulk of roster from Elite Eight team

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    FSU went on a 9-2 run capped by a traditional three-point play from Phil Cofer before U-M regained its footing. Hamilton would have nine players back who average 10 minutes or more per game. MI is rolling all the way back to the Final Four . Jacobson asked Hamilton why the Seminoles didn't foul down four with 11 minutes left. "The way MI was shooting free throws, do you continue to foul and extend the game?" MI (32-7): Livers 0-1 2-2 2, Wagner 3-11 6-8 12, Abdur-Rahkman 3-9 1-3 9, ...
  • Why Steve Smith's One-Test Ban is Not Enough

    Why Steve Smith's One-Test Ban is Not Enough

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    Smith has been handed a one-match suspension and fined 100% of his match fee following his admission yesterday that he was party to a decision to attempt to change the condition of the ball in order to gain an unfair advantage during the third day's play in the Cape Town Test against South Africa.
  • FSU coach Leonard Hamilton releases statement following salty Elite 8 postgame interview

    FSU coach Leonard Hamilton releases statement following salty Elite 8 postgame interview

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    Florida State went 9-9 in ACC play and lost in the first round of the conference tournament for its fifth defeat in eight games overall, but still made the NCAA field and went on a remarkable run. Loyola vs. MI is one of those games everybody is looking forward to, and for all the right reasons. When Michigan headed home from Chicago following a sloppy loss at Northwestern on February 6, it would have been hard to point to anything about it that was memorable or significant.
  • Kansas Advances to 3rd Straight Elite Eight

    Kansas Advances to 3rd Straight Elite Eight

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    Kansas brought at least a temporary halt to the insanity this March, holding off a big comeback from fifth-seeded Clemson for an 80-76 victory. The Duke-Kansas victor plays top-seeded East Region champion Villanova in the national semifinals Saturday.
  • Former Illinois State player Zeke Upshaw collapses during National Basketball Association G League game

    Former Illinois State player Zeke Upshaw collapses during National Basketball Association G League game

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    His condition upon arrival at the hospital has not been made public. Shortly after arriving, trainers called over EMTs and a stretcher took Upshaw off the court and out of the arena. In 41 games with the Drive this season, Upshaw was averaging 8.5 points and 2.3 rebounds per contest heading into Saturday. "The 6'6" swingman played three seasons at Illinois State, before transferring to Hofstra for his senior season and averaging 19.8 points per game.
  • Josh Allen believes he showed

    Josh Allen believes he showed "accuracy, touch and footwork" at Pro Day

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    It is impressive to show up with the Super Bowl 50 ring on his finger, reminding everyone how influential he's been in the history of the Denver Broncos. Allen showed off his incredible arm strength in the indoor environment, with Haslam and the Browns staff eagerly watching. This includes one throw that almost comes into the video.
  • Thomas Tuchel Rejects Bayern Munich, Strongly Linked to Arsenal

    Thomas Tuchel Rejects Bayern Munich, Strongly Linked to Arsenal

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    Much has been made of Arsenal's glaring defensive shortcomings this season, but despite the continuing errors this season, Wenger has mostly persevered with the ageing Laurent Koscielny and Nacho Monreal while only using Rob Holding and Calum Chambers when forced to by injuries to his first-choice defenders.
  • Justin Thomas to face Bubba Watson in Match Play semis

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    Justin Thomas , who can replace defending champion Dustin Johnson as world number one with a victory, thrashed Francesco Molinari 7&5 to join Sergio Garcia , Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Charles Howell, Patrick Reed and Alex Noren as advancing to the knockout stage with ideal 3-0 records.
  • NASCAR Cup Series, Truck races at Martinsville moved to Monday

    NASCAR Cup Series, Truck races at Martinsville moved to Monday

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    Both races will air on FS1 as previously scheduled. NASCAR will run the Truck Series race at 11 a.m. ET, with the Cup Series slated for approximately 2 p.m. "Way more snow than anticipated last night-Met with track/local authorities this morning-resources need to be dedicated to local community-roads-trees down, etc".
  • Price Target Review: Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW)

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    It has underperformed by 5.63% the S&P500. Nwq Investment Management Company Llc increased its stake in Cray Inc (CRAY) by 66.69% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The Genworth Financial , Inc . is having a distance of 0.48% form 20 day moving average, SMA 50 of -1.84% and an SMA 200 of -13.05%. Genworth Financial , Inc .
  • Elite Eight — March Madness Notebook

    Elite Eight — March Madness Notebook

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    They are so relentless. DeVoe scored 12 points with four rebounds but had four of the Tigers' eight turnovers the first half. "Sometimes that's not easy to keep fighting like that", Clemson coach Brad Brownell said. The Boilermakers (30-7) were playing in their second straight regional semi-final. Kansas' shooting is why they're in the Elite Eight. "The team can kill zones with their 3-point shooting, and it's not going to be vulnerable to pressure".
  • Sergio Aguero to miss Argentina's friendly against Spain

    Sergio Aguero to miss Argentina's friendly against Spain

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    Jorge Sampaoli is searching for certainty in Argentina's team selection ahead of the World Cup , as the beaten 2014 finalists prepare to face Spain in Madrid. "Every Argentine in the world wants to be there when the national team plays". Vazquez, though, sought to dampen the growing expectations around the potential of the side.
  • Eric Reid says he will no longer protest during national anthem

    Eric Reid says he will no longer protest during national anthem

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    Last week Reid questioned whether teams were avoiding him in free agency because he's "protested systemic oppression" by kneeling for the anthem the past two seasons. The 49ers do not appear to be highly interested in resigning Reid considering they have three younger safeties already on the roster who are all on rookie contracts.
  • Arsene Wenger: 'Olivier Giroud did not want to leave Arsenal'

    Arsene Wenger: 'Olivier Giroud did not want to leave Arsenal'

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    But the content of my game is very encouraging'. But I really wanted to be ready right away, even though I was coming back from nearly six weeks of injury. The former Arsenal striker pays close to goal scoring statistics and hopes he will soon be prolific in the goal. At the start of the season, I said I wanted to stay even if he wanted a different type of attacker because I knew that I was going to get some playing time and I wanted to fight for my place.
  • Hamilton names Ricciardo as favourite

    Hamilton names Ricciardo as favourite

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    Ricciardo's own future is up for debate with his Red Bull contract due to expire at the end of the year. "It feels like we are in a better place than we have been the last few seasons", he said in Melbourne . The Red Bull star has been linked to Ferrari and Mercedes for 2019 after failing to follow the lead of Verstappen, who re-signed recently until 2020.
  • Beaming Hamilton burns Vettel with 'smile' jibe

    Beaming Hamilton burns Vettel with 'smile' jibe

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    Mercedes learned this the hard way, entering the race weekend with what was without a doubt the fastest auto, as proven by Lewis Hamilton's monster qualifying lap . "I'm not always able to do that but I was really happy with today's performance. I was focused on hooking up tyres and getting right temperature and then getting the lap together".
  • Rain hits 3rd day of New Zealand-England Test

    Rain hits 3rd day of New Zealand-England Test

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    While his side have control of the game after the first-day destruction of bowlers Trent Boult and Tim Southee , Friday's rain and the poor forecast for the rest of the match has changed its complexion. "You have to play what's in front of you and on match day you have to come up with something and we didn't have the answers". The Live streaming of New Zealand and England 1st Test will be available on Hotstar.
  • Kansas upends Clemson to advance to Elite Eight

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    The typically smart play of the junior Lagerald Vick , with his 13 points and eight rebounds, mattered throughout. West Virginia got 11 points from Daxter Miles . Kansas didn't score after Graham's rebound, and the Tigers got the next board for a chance to cut it to a one-possession game. Gabe Devoe has scored a game-high 20 points for the Tigers, who are shooting just 39.5 percent from the floor.
  • Andres Iniesta yet to take a call on FC Barcelona future

    Andres Iniesta yet to take a call on FC Barcelona future

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    As a effect, Barcelona made the decision to switch their attention to another target, with Nelson Semedo arriving at the Camp Nou. Once a seemingly untouchable name on the teamsheet, Iniesta has found his playing time this season limited because of injuries and the signing of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool, with the 25-year-old Brazilian regarded as Iniesta's long-term successor at the Nou Camp.
  • Dillian Whyte's knockout of Lucas Browne was hard to watch

    Dillian Whyte's knockout of Lucas Browne was hard to watch

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    In the 6th, Whyte (23-1, 17 KO) went in for the kill, jumping on a wilting Browne who had now become a sitting duck. Whyte displayed a calmness in the opening round, despite months of heated words between the duo, and speared his jabs onto Browne, who was left with a cut over his right eye.
  • Florida State announces top WR Nyqwan Murray out for spring

    Florida State announces top WR Nyqwan Murray out for spring

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    But the 'Noles had three straight empty trips, and the Wolverines scored each time to extend their lead back to 10 with just over two minutes left. MI beat Florida State, 58-54, before 19,665 at the sold-out Staples Center to advance to play Loyola Chicago, the darlings of this tournament, in Saturday's Final Four semifinal in San Antonio.
  • Las Vegas Gunman's Movements Days Before Massacre Revealed in Hotel Video

    Las Vegas Gunman's Movements Days Before Massacre Revealed in Hotel Video

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    PREVIOUSLY unseen footage of Stephen Paddock , the man responsible for the worst mass shooting attack in U.S. modern history, show a seemingly ordinary gambler. Paddock was filmed making multiple trips in and out the resort, and when he returned, he frequently escorted bellhops as they brought more and more suitcases up to his suite.
  • Federer to skip clay-court season again

    Federer to skip clay-court season again

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    And yet, there was Federer, shaking hands and striding out of the stadium at the Crandon Park Tennis Center for the final time under circumstances he couldn't have imagined after Kokkinakis prevailed 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4). "The number one ranking is in my head a little bit, but no more than that", Federer said . Kokkinakis, who will turn 22 next month, said, "I gave myself a legitimate shot" to be a giant-killer.
  • New Hurriyat chief Sehrai's son missing; may have joined Hizb

    New Hurriyat chief Sehrai's son missing; may have joined Hizb

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    Barely hours later, the photo of Junaid holding the gun surfaced. The family sources said that Sehrai's son Junaid Ashraf Khan left his home in Srinagar's Baghat area on March 23 afternoon to offer Friday prayers at a nearby mosque but did not return home.
  • Dustin Johnson knocked out with second defeat

    Dustin Johnson knocked out with second defeat

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    Only four players in this round-robin format have won their group after losing the first match. The most intriguing match that came out of the draw at the start of the week was packed with significance Thursday when Spieth and Reed won matches for the second straight day to set up a showdown on the skirts of Hill Country in Texas.
  • "We Tend To Be Closer on Sundays" Warns Sebastian Vettel

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    Max Verstappen qualified fourth fastest, ahead of Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo , who will start eighth due to his three-place grid penalty for speeding under the red flag during second practice. Although Hamilton later stressed it had been a joke, Vettel's assertion that "what goes around comes around" suggested this title battle was already close to boiling point before lights out at the opening race.
  • Awful news for Arsenal's Jack Wilshere, good news for Liverpool's Joe Gomez

    Awful news for Arsenal's Jack Wilshere, good news for Liverpool's Joe Gomez

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    The Arsenal midfielder was ruled out of Friday's win over Netherlands after suffering discomfort in his knee during training with the Three Lions. It looks we were all being premature about Arsenal's Jack Wilshere being England's saviour for the World Cup , even though we were all excited about him getting his first call up to the national team for two years.
  • NCAA Tournament Betting Odds Michigan Wolverines vs Florida State Seminoles

    NCAA Tournament Betting Odds Michigan Wolverines vs Florida State Seminoles

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    They rank 3 in the nation in defensive efficiency after never finishing higher than 37 previously. They propose different matchup problems and things like that. Florida State didn't have any players on the all-ACC first, second or third teams; Terance Mann finished ninth in honorable mention. Mann led the team in scoring during the season and is averaging 10 points per game during the 2018 NCAA Tournament .
  • David Warner in heated exchange with spectator in Cape Town

    David Warner in heated exchange with spectator in Cape Town

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    Warner appeared to have a verbal altercation with a spectator as he climbed the steps to the dressing room, briefly stopping to engage in what looked like a heated exchange. Warner and South Africa's Quinton de Kock nearly came to blows in a heated off-field confrontation near the dressing rooms in the first test. Rabada was banned, and then overturned his ban, for aggressive and over-the-top celebrations in the second game.
  • Protests in Sacramento over unarmed man's death grow unruly

    Protests in Sacramento over unarmed man's death grow unruly

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    The Sacramento Bee reported that protesters at the Golden 1 Center on Thursday night formed a human chain across the arena's doors chanting "Shut it Down!" The shooting sparked an outcry in the city, bringing protesters to the Golden 1 Center, where the Sacramento Kings defeated the Atlanta Hawks in a almost empty arena.
  • Spieth, Reed to face each other in Dell Match Play

    Spieth, Reed to face each other in Dell Match Play

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    And he putts it really well", said Reed. Spieth has made it out of his group just one time in four years of this format. And it doesn't include Spieth, who now has gone seven tournaments since his last top 10. Right behind was Reed in his match against Charl Schwartzel, and the South African was 2 up at the turn until Reed won the next two holes to set up a tight finish.
  • Loyola upsets Nevada, Kansas State holds off Kentucky — March Madness

    Loyola upsets Nevada, Kansas State holds off Kentucky — March Madness

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    In two upset victories in the NCAA Tournament, we've seen Loyola Chicago attractive share the ball to find the flawless shot on every offensive possession. Twin brother Cody Martin had 16. Jordan Carolina had 19. "Throughout the game, we felt maybe we had played in more of these 1-0 games", said Clarkson sophomore and assistant captain Devin Brosseau.
  • Rory McIlroy knocked out at group stage

    Rory McIlroy knocked out at group stage

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    McIlroy's comeback stalled when he missed a birdie putt from the fringe at the 17th, and Peter Uihlein won, 2 and 1. Watson , a two-time Masters champion, will next play Kiradech Aphibarnrat after the Thailand golfer came from behind to defeat Charles Howell on the last hole.
  • Paul Pogba Suffers Another Knockback In His Current Situation

    Paul Pogba Suffers Another Knockback In His Current Situation

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    The 25-year-old midfielder, who joined the Red Devils from Juventus in the summer of 2016 for a transfer fee reported by BBC Sport to be worth £89 million , has struggled with form and fitness issues this season. The Frenchman has only started four of Manchester United's last 11 games due to a combination of poor form and injuries. Deschamps has a lot of talent at his disposal.
  • Martellus Bennett announces his retirement from the NFL

    Martellus Bennett announces his retirement from the NFL

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    In February, NFL.com reported that Bennett had made the decision to return for 2018. But the stint would be short-lived, and he moved on to Chicago after just one season in NY. He was claimed off waivers by the New England Patriots on November 9, but was ultimately placed on injured reserve later that month. The 31-year-old also delivered countless colorful soundbites, as his big personality was hard to miss wherever he played.
  • Lowry has triple-double as Raptors beat Nets 116-112

    Lowry has triple-double as Raptors beat Nets 116-112

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    But led by Lowry's 10 points in the quarter, the Raptors closed the gap to 91-84 going into the fourth. Lucas Nogueira got some rare early game minutes, and provided a brief spark of interest in an otherwise tiresome half when the seven-foot Brazilian hit his fifth three-pointer of the season and blocked two shots.
  • Ryan Giggs: 'Gareth Bale should stay at Real Madrid'

    Ryan Giggs: 'Gareth Bale should stay at Real Madrid'

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    The two have left the Premier League and have been competing at the highest level ever since, " Of course you would want to stay there ". They are third on the log with 60 points - 15 points shy of their arch rivals, Barcelona on the Spanish League table, but edged closer to winning their third straight Champions League title after beating Paris Saint Germain to progress to the quarterfinals of the competitions.