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Sports Lakers vs. Clippers Preview: The Return of King James
Author: 0 Lakers vs. Clippers Preview: The Return of King James

Late in Thursday night's battle between the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers, center Boban Marjanovic took an elbow from Lance Stephenson on a drive to the basket that potentially changed the game. I want to see how my body reacts tomorrow. Even without James and Rajon Rondo , they managed to stick around and make the game interesting, however, they ultimately lost the Clips 118-107.

Sports Enes Kanter admits it’s ’embarrassing’ to hear Knicks fans chant his name
Author: 0 Enes Kanter admits it’s ’embarrassing’ to hear Knicks fans chant his name

The 21-year-old was away from the team for two weeks as his name surfaced in trade rumors. Smith Jr. will likely start at point guard for the remainder of the season for the Knicks. Now after years of making bad deals and wasting millions on buyouts; the Knicks have part ways with Porzingis who had become exhausted of losing and witnessing what he believed to be the mistreatment of his teammate Enes Kanter .

Sports Corn farmers pissed over Bud Light Super Bowl ad
Author: 0 Corn farmers pissed over Bud Light Super Bowl ad

HBO "wanted to surprise the roughly 100 million people expected to tune in to Super Bowl and turn an ad for another brand into a show promo", the Wall Street Journal article notes. An afternoon recap of the day's most important business news, delivered weekdays. "Sugar is sugar. Corns syrup is safe. It's an adjunct and it all gets eaten by yeast which poops out ethanol and CO2", he tweeted .

Sports Super Bowl 53: Great auto ads from a record-breaking game
Author: 0 Super Bowl 53: Great auto ads from a record-breaking game

But who really wants to think about that and why is it the immediate thought following a Super Bowl loss? That defensive battle set up Maroon 5 to take the stage for Super Bowl LIII halftime show. "You have to sacrifice that", she added. LeBron James and Kevin Durant both offered their support for Colin Kaepernick by wearing his limited edition #ImWithKap jerseys.

Sports Body found amidst plane wreckage
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Sky Sports reported Mearns' team had reduced their search area to just four square miles, with the plane eventually found 24 miles north of Guernsey. The privately-funded operation on behalf of the Sala family was made possible after a campaign raised more than £260,000 to pay for it. An official search was called off after three days when rescuers said there was little chance anyone aboard the single-engine aircraft had survived.

Sports Klopp: Liverpool can handle title pressure
Author: 0 Klopp: Liverpool can handle title pressure

I don't know where he got that from to be honest but it's all good, he is entitled to his view. That's what every player should do, ' Gundogan said . The Liverpool manager added: "After the Leicester game I heard the words from [Claude] Puel that they deserved more". You go out and play. 'That's how I felt when we were able to win at Dortmund that title.

Sports Solskjaer Manchester United stay possible after Molde give blessing
Author: 0 Solskjaer Manchester United stay possible after Molde give blessing

A huge trio of fixtures against Paris Saint-Germain, Chelsea and then Liverpool follows after the Fulham game, and United could go into that as a top-four team should they win and Chelsea lose to Manchester City a day later. Loaned by Norwegian club Molde until the end of the season, Solskjaer is making an ever-more compelling case to be made permanent manager, given results and the obvious easy rapport he has with supporters and players.

Sports Lionel Messi's 20-Yard Curling Strike Literally Came Out Of Nowhere
Author: 0 Lionel Messi's 20-Yard Curling Strike Literally Came Out Of Nowhere

Valencia had two golden chances to make the breakthrough in the first three minutes, but Parejo saw his close-range effort saved by Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen , before Denis Cheryshev smashed the rebound off the post. Earlier, TUKO.co.kereported that Philippe Coutinho has applauded Lionel Messifor handing him the responsibility to take the morale-boosting spot-kick that helped Barcelona thrash Sevilla to claim a semi-final spot in the Copa del Rey.

Sports Legendary Panthers DE Julius Peppers Just Announced His Retirement
Author: 0 Legendary Panthers DE Julius Peppers Just Announced His Retirement

Starting all 64 games during that span, he recorded 37.5 sacks, 47 tackles-for-loss, three interceptions, 10 forced fumbles and seven fumble recoveries. "To put up the numbers he did for as long as he did speaks to his incredible talent and commitment". He's one of the best to ever wear a Carolina uniform.

Sports Rams-Patriots will be the 8th Super Bowl rematch
Author: 0 Rams-Patriots will be the 8th Super Bowl rematch

Will Tom Brady reign supreme once again? The Patriots lost the Super Bowl last year and are back at the Super Bowl this year. If Aaron Donald, Ndamukong Suh, and Fowler live in the Patriots backfield, it will not be a fun night for New England.

Sports Nowitzki Selected To Play In 2019 All-Star Game As ‘Special Roster Addition’
Author: 0 Nowitzki Selected To Play In 2019 All-Star Game As ‘Special Roster Addition’

Wade, 37, has already announced this season will be his last ride before he retires, and while Dirk has yet to make such a statement, it's widely expected this will be the 40-year-olds final season as well. Luc Longley was the standard-bearer for Australian hoops when he was drafted out of New Mexico back in 1991, becoming both the country's first National Basketball Association representative and first champion when he won three straight titles with Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls.

Sports Chelsea lines up former Premier League victor as Maurizio Sarri replacement
Author: 0 Chelsea lines up former Premier League victor as Maurizio Sarri replacement

We have to be more consistent because 10 days ago we lost against Arsenal , we had a really bad game there, then we played two good games in the cup. We need to solve the problem. Carragher also highlighted how N'Golo Kante was now being waged in Sarri's current system. "The adjustment I would make is a 4-2-3-1 system - which he has used rarely in his career - with N'Golo Kante returning to his most effective role alongside Jorginho.

Sports Anthony Davis Taken Out of Pelicans Intro After Requesting Trade
Author: 0 Anthony Davis Taken Out of Pelicans Intro After Requesting Trade

Barring a drastic change in the second half of the season, the Lakers' young pieces will remain far from equivalent to what the Celtics can send New Orleans. It appears we have reached the "deleting photos of each other" stage of the breakup now taking place between Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans .

Sports ICC announces fixtures for Men's T20 World Cup 2020
Author: 0 ICC announces fixtures for Men's T20 World Cup 2020

Stuart Law has warned England not to take West Indies lightly as Joe Root's side set about trying to win only their second Test series in the Caribbean in over 50 years. The women's final will be played on March 8 to coincide with International Women's Day, and the men's final will be held on November 15. After playing their opening match against Australia in Sydney , the Indian women, who are placed in Group A, will play a qualifier in Perth on February 24 before facing New Zealand and ...

Sports Michy Batshuayi agrees personal terms to join Crystal Palace from Chelsea
Author: 0 Michy Batshuayi agrees personal terms to join Crystal Palace from Chelsea

West Ham have agreed a deal to sign Michy Batshuayi on loan from Chelsea , according to journalist Ed Aarons of The Guardian . Chelsea would rather sell Batshuayi to Everton, who are interested in him but can not take another Blues player on loan because Kurt Zouma is already on loan at Goodison Park.

Sports LeBron James' Camp 'Prefer A Coaching Change' From Luke Walton
Author: 0 LeBron James' Camp 'Prefer A Coaching Change' From Luke Walton

According to reports, LeBron's camp is now making it clear that Luke Walton isn't the long term answer for head coach. "We'll see how his body responds to that, and from there we'll take it as far as making those scrimmages longer, or if he says, 'Hey I feel great, I'll see if I can play, ' then we'll make those adjustments".

Sports Tottenham make offer to sign Batshuayi
Author: 0 Tottenham make offer to sign Batshuayi

Batshuayi has been placed on Chelsea's loan list after failing to impress at Valencia this term. Batshuayi is understood to be desperate to find an escape route from his Valencia loan deal where he has only managed three goals in 10 starts.

Sports Man City star Kyle Walker deletes post after trolling Liverpool on Twitter
Author: 0 Man City star Kyle Walker deletes post after trolling Liverpool on Twitter

Longstaff said: "It's unbelievable for me to be able to see where I am, as a young 21-year-old lad, trying to break in to see what the top level is. "Mane would not have been alone (on goal) because Mo Salah would have been around him, it was a two-versus-Schmeichel situation, if that is not a real goalscoring situation, I don't know what is".

Sports Pellegrini wants big things from Arnautovic
Author: 0 Pellegrini wants big things from Arnautovic

Felipe Anderson has been directly involved in four of West Ham's last five away league goals, scoring three and assisting another. "I said yesterday on my Instagram page that obviously it was a big offer, an interesting offer and me and my family took some time and thought about this because I think any human being would think about this", he said.

Sports Guardiola pleads for patience from fringe Manchester City players
Author: 0 Guardiola pleads for patience from fringe Manchester City players

Juventus, Bayern Munich, Barcelona. "Of course every team is different with the setup and in our experience with Newcastle in the last two seasons against my colleague it's always tough - 0-1 there, 3-1 here - so it was tight". That means competition for places is fierce, a point illustrated by Guardiola's naming of Sergio Aguero , David Silva , Raheem Sterling and Leroy Sane on the bench for Saturday's FA Cup victory over Burnley .

Sports #PayDecker: Fans demand women's hockey star get paid after NHL skills comp
Author: 0 #PayDecker: Fans demand women's hockey star get paid after NHL skills comp

Heck yeah, Coyne Schofield said. "To hear the United States of America chants, everyone erupted when I started". Coyne was asked by the Colorado Avalanche to replace Nathan MacKinnon in the Fastest Skater Competition. "It was really cool". He reached a top speed of 26 miles per hour, according to the NHL's new player tracking technology, narrowly edging out the player drafted behind him in 2015 in Jack Eichel (13.582) who clocked 25 miles per hour.

Sports National Football League playoff ‘do-over’ suit in jurisdictional bog
Author: 0 National Football League playoff ‘do-over’ suit in jurisdictional bog

Saints coach Sean Payton said after the game that Al Riveron, the National Football League senior vice president of officiating, "couldn't believe" no penalty was called on the play. ET. Instead, D'Amico said, it seeks a court order, under state law, forcing Goodell to investigate the blown call under the never before invoked Rule 17.

Sports Arsenal boss Emery admits hopes of signing two players this week
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Emery admits hopes of signing two players this week

The Gunners have been linked with midfielders throughout January, with interest in Barcelona's Denis Suarez widely reported while Inter winger Perisic sat out his side's defeat to Torino on Sunday . Marotta said: " Perisic? We must accept the situation that some players show a willingness to be transferred". The 33-year-old has made just seven appearances for the Blues so far this term and has played just 21 minutes of Premier League football.

Sports Rose settles for 3-shot lead at Torrey Pines
Author: 0 Rose settles for 3-shot lead at Torrey Pines

Rose led by as many as six strokes, but his second double bogey of the day, at the par-four 14th, trimmed the lead and he closed with a bogey at the par-five 18th, where his second shot from the left rough found the water. "Probably harder than the heart surgery itself, watching this weekend", Rose said. McIlroy holed out with a lob wedge on the par-4 16th hole for his second eagle and shot a 65.

Sports Daniel Radcliffe Dared To Challenge Tom Brady And His MAGA Hat
Author: 0 Daniel Radcliffe Dared To Challenge Tom Brady And His MAGA Hat

A "Make America Great Again" hat was spotted in Brady's locker during a televised interview in 2015. Radcliffe, 29, said he didn't think the 41-year-old Brady should retire, but he did say he was pulling for the Los Angeles Rams to beat New England in Super Bowl LIII on February 3 in Atlanta .

Sports Anthony Davis has told New Orleans Pelicans he won't re-sign
Author: 0 Anthony Davis has told New Orleans Pelicans he won't re-sign

So far Kuzma has looked like a better fit next to LeBron James , and they'll need him as a floor spacer with both James and Davis on the court. The trade deadline is February 7 at 3 p.m. Maybe an offer comes in that blows them away and they take it, but they can wait this out until after the draft (see who gets the No. 1 pick and the rights to Zion Williamson) and after July 1, when Boston and its trove of assets ( Jayson Tatum , Jaylen Brown , draft picks) can get in the mix.

Sports DeChambeau leads going into final round in Dubai
Author: 0 DeChambeau leads going into final round in Dubai

Starting at No. 10, he opened eagle-birdie-birdie and was 7 under after 11 holes. It was a hard day for Woods, who ended the round 13 shots off the pace following three bogeys and four birdies. Three-time champion Els (70) showed plenty of patience on a tough scoring day when the greens were playing tricky after drying up in the steady breeze.

Sports Zuerlein's 57-yard field goal sends Rams to Super Bowl
Author: 0 Zuerlein's 57-yard field goal sends Rams to Super Bowl

He sure does appreciate being in the Super Bowl and realizes there's a good chance he wouldn't be without Sunday's massive mistake from the officiating crew. Using our win probability model, we can see just how much that affected the Saints' chances of winning the game and, ultimately, the Super Bowl . This is his second stint with the Saints.

Sports Inside 2020's Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot
Author: 0 Inside 2020's Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot

Roy is going in as a Major League Baseball player. "In their seventh year on the ballot, Clemens received 59.5 percent of the vote and Bonds received 59.1", according to The Associated Press . Jeter, who racked up 3,465 hits and five World Series titles over the course of his career, will certainly get in the first ballot whether or not it ends up being unanimous.

Sports Real Madrid reignite interest in Eden Hazard?
Author: 0 Real Madrid reignite interest in Eden Hazard?

The two know each other well from their time together at Napoli , which also happened to be the most fruitful period of Higuain's career. Chelsea , who booked their place in the Carabao Cup final with a midweek penalty shootout victory over Tottenham, will be back in action on Sunday when they face Sheffield Wednesday in the FA Cup fourth round.

Sports 'Perfect' Djokovic finds 'the zone' to set up Nadal blockbuster final
Author: 0 'Perfect' Djokovic finds 'the zone' to set up Nadal blockbuster final

In the other men's quarter-final match up, 24-year-old Frenchman Lucas Pouille beat out hard-hitting Canadian Milos Raonic in four sets 7-6 (7-4), 6-3, 6-7 (7-2), 6-4. Winning Roland Garros would give him 19, just one behind Federer-the closest gap since Federer won his first major in 2003, when Nadal was just 17. "Right now I'm here playing some extremely good tennis", said the 16th seed.

Sports With voodoo dolls, cookies Saints fans protest missed call
Author: 0 With voodoo dolls, cookies Saints fans protest missed call

Rams cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman committed a blatant interference penalty with a helmet-to-helmet hit on Saints receiver Tommylee Lewis late in the fourth quarter, but the referees did not call it. "What occurred last Sunday in New Orleans though, was outside of that expected and accepted norm". There are very few National Football League fans who would disagree with what Richmond says here.

Sports Eden Hazard could quit Chelsea over Sarri comments - Stewart
Author: 0 Eden Hazard could quit Chelsea over Sarri comments - Stewart

Eden Hazard has brushed off Maurizio Sarri's claim he is more an individual than a leader and said he doesn't care about the Chelsea coach's comments. "We played the best game and we deserve it". We could have scored three or four goals. In front of the fans we should have done it and we did it, so we're just happy.

Sports Manchester United fans ecstatic with Alexis Sanchez's performance vs Arsenal
Author: 0 Manchester United fans ecstatic with Alexis Sanchez's performance vs Arsenal

Regardless of the result, it is clear that Solskjaer is doing something right as Lingard, Sanchez and Lukaku played an integral part in United drawing first blood in North London. Last but not the least, Mexico star Lozano is admittedly highly-regarded at Old Trafford and will fit the style of play of United under Solskjaer as well.

Sports 'Don't cry': Serena overwhelms, consoles Australian Open foe
Author: 0 'Don't cry': Serena overwhelms, consoles Australian Open foe

On day six at Melbourne Park , the 23-time Grand Slam victor crushed Ukrainian teenager Dayana Yastremska 6-2, 6-1 before consoling her at the net as she burst into tears . In the victory, Serena won 85 percent of her first serve points and 5- percent of her second serve points. "I think she's a good talent". Halep, meanwhile, won her first major tournament at the 2018 French Open after advancing to the 2018 Australian Open women's final.

Sports Barty beats Sharapova to reach Aus Open quarterfinals
Author: 0 Barty beats Sharapova to reach Aus Open quarterfinals

The Queenslander was never in the game against a dominant Kvitova in their Australian Open quarter-final, which the Czech won 6-1, 6-4 on Tuesday night. "She's an absolute champion". But heading into 2019, she looks fitter, more toned around her shoulders and is absorbing and generating tremendous power and pace on her strokes.

Sports Rockets Trade Carmelo Anthony To Bulls
Author: 0 Rockets Trade Carmelo Anthony To Bulls

Once he finally becomes a free agent, it is believed that the Los Angeles Lakers will be among the teams interested in signing him. He has never played in the National Basketball Association and at 32 years old likely never will. Complications over whose draft rights could be included in the deal also delayed the trade. Anthony is a 10-time All-Star who has averaged 24.0 points and 6.5 rebounds per game in his career.

Sports Kevin-Prince Boateng breaks silence on transfer move
Author: 0 Kevin-Prince Boateng breaks silence on transfer move

Barca are in need of attacking reinforcements following Munir El Haddadi's departure to Sevilla earlier this month and have been linked to a number of strikers including Alvaro Morata , Fernando Llorente and Carlos Vela . Catalan radio RAC1 claimed Prince-Boateng said his goodbyes to his Sassuolo team-mates on Monday. 'Don't ask me about Real Madrid ... this is all in the past! "Going to Barcelona is a huge opportunity and an incredible feeling".

Sports Rooney Reveals His Choice For Next Man Utd Boss
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It was the striker's 41st goal for United , and while Rooney managed 59 in his first 150 games for the club, Ronaldo scored only 31. But since Solskjaer took charge of his first match against Cardiff nearly exactly a month ago, he has found the net five times and assisted once.

Sports Serena outslugs top seed Halep as Zverev implodes at Open
Author: 0 Serena outslugs top seed Halep as Zverev implodes at Open

Others suggested that it was rather weird not to at least stand up and applaud her daughter after becoming the oldest player to defeat the world number one at a Grand Slam at 37, and remaining on course for a record-equaling 24th major. The seven-times Australian Open champion, Williams, however, got the crucial break in the seventh game of the decider and sealed the match in an hour and 47 minutes.

Sports Former Man United coach Mourinho reveals jobs he has turned down
Author: 0 Former Man United coach Mourinho reveals jobs he has turned down

There are other mentalities, and other personalities, and of course the reaction is not the best. His family do not watch it, do not go to games and certainly would not recognise the game's biggest names if they were stood next to them. "And when Pep was not happy with the four full-backs he had and in the same summer he bought four full-backs that he liked". The 20-year-old has emerged as one of the Reds' most consistent performers under Jurgen Klopp and has now penned a new deal, ...

Sports Mickelson fires 12-under 60 in 2019 debut
Author: 0 Mickelson fires 12-under 60 in 2019 debut

Mickelson's opener also made him the only player in PGA Tour history to shoot 60 or lower three times, and he is now in prime position to collect his 50th professional title - 28 years after winning his first while still an amateur at the Northern Telecom Open.

Sports Roger who? Federer can't get past Australian Open security
Author: 0 Roger who? Federer can't get past Australian Open security

He showed such good tennis over the years. It was a dream come true facing him. Winning at the end? "Winning this - I can not describe it". I didn't lose my patience, that was key to save the break points. When given a match point after Federer slapped a forehand long, he converted it clinically, forcing a backhand error from the Swiss to announce himself on one of the game's biggest stages.

Sports China move off for West Ham attacker Arnautovic
Author: 0 China move off for West Ham attacker Arnautovic

Arnautovic has three and a half years to run on his contract and although the Hammers don't want to sell him, the deal is not dead. The 29-year-old is West Ham's joint top scorer this season with eight goals in all competitions. There have been 28 goals in the seven previous Premier League encounters - four goals per game on average. Their record of seven points from the past 12 league games is the worst in the division.

Sports Charles Barkley not buying Kyrie Irving's leadership comments
Author: 0 Charles Barkley not buying Kyrie Irving's leadership comments

I wanted to be the leader. Irving, by his own account, admitted that he did not - as a 22-year-old two-time All-Star when Lebron rejoined the Cavaliers in 2014 - fully appreciate the value of James' leadership role. "He was like, 'I wonder what he wants?'" I was young. I made some mistakes. Many looked at Irving's statement as an acknowledgment that his desire to be the focal point of a contender was misguided and led to the dissolution of a contender too soon.

Sports Rampaging Sharapova sets up mouth-watering Wozniacki clash
Author: 0 Rampaging Sharapova sets up mouth-watering Wozniacki clash

The last time Williams and Cornet met at a major was also in the second round at the Australian Open in 2013, when Williams won in straight sets. The Russian was not to be denied, however, as she closed out the win on her second match point in two hours and 24 minutes.

Sports Oklahoma Sooners to allow Austin Kendall transfer to West Virginia Mountaineers
Author: 0 Oklahoma Sooners to allow Austin Kendall transfer to West Virginia Mountaineers

But with Riley's help as the former offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach and an Oklahoma team coming off back-to-back 12-win seasons and consecutive playoff appearances (three in the last four years), Hurts could see his stats climb, have his National Football League draft stock increase and give Tagovailoa and Lawrence some real Heisman competition in what was once considered a two-man race.

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