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by | March 21, 2017 | 10:29

He's not a traditional point guard, but Duke's offense seems to thrive when the ball runs through Allen, as his ability to shoot and set up his teammates by attacking off the bounce add multiple weapons in coach Krzyzewski's motion offense.

by | March 21, 2017 | 10:12

The two sides have been linked for several months, but it finally appears that the Chicago Fire have landed one of Germany's biggest soccer stars to man their midfield. 'Previously, I think we could satisfy ourselves with what is known domestically. Chicago head coach Veljko Paunovic said the seeds of Schweinsteiger's move had been sown by a lunch with the German star in Manchester past year.

by | March 21, 2017 | 10:03

The Celtics quickly flipped a seven-point deficit into a two-point lead at the end of the first quarter and built on that lead over the next two quarters to take a 17-point lead into the final frame. The Eastern Conference two great teams playing tonight in Boston. You can bet the point guard will be fighting his way on the floor for the start of this six-game homestand for Boston, particularly since a win now could buy him some more rest down the road.

by | March 21, 2017 | 09:31

Fifth-seeded Virginia won its first game, but got crushed 65-39 by fourth-seeded Florida in the second round, while second-seeded Louisville was upset 73-69 by MI, second-seeded Duke had the aforementioned 88-81 loss to SC, and third-seeded Florida State was stomped 91-66 by that same 11th-seeded Xavier team.

by | March 21, 2017 | 08:46

I don't know the number of runs he has scored but he has contributed throughout. "We obviously wanted to give jadeja more opportunities to bowl as he was hitting the rough areas consistently". "Saha's knock was brilliant for us". "Pujara is very motivated, and he is really good at test batting". Hopefully, Kohli will be fully fit for the final Test at Dharamsala, a cricket stadium which has been described as the most lovely in the world, with the snow-clad Dhaulagiri range proving the ...

by | March 21, 2017 | 07:47

And, speaking to The Sun , he has named-checked Manchester United , Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool as the teams he admires, while also saying the opportunity to work under the likes of Jose Mourinho or Pep Guardiola would "excite any player".

by | March 21, 2017 | 07:43

Martínez, the coach of the Belgian national side, told reporters Hazard would miss both global games, but insisted that the injury was not serious. The Belgian pulled up in training 24 hours before the Blues' trip to Stoke City on Saturday.

by | March 21, 2017 | 07:11

He hit.348, driving in eight runs and scoring five in the tournament. He scheduled a flight to leave Los Angeles at noon Monday. "The doctor was really encouraged by his strength and felt good about it, but we thought we're going to cover ourselves", Girardi said before the Yankees' spring game against the Washington Nationals.

by | March 21, 2017 | 07:09

Thomas is also the team's go-to offensive playmaker because of his ability to score along with getting his teammates involved, as evident to hiss 6.0 assists per game stat. The Celtics have gone 6-4 in their last 10 games and are 23-9 at the TD Garden this season. Both of them have same stats in the last ten games, Wizards and Celtics have won six games and lost their most recent games.

by | March 21, 2017 | 06:57

However, being back in Oklahoma brings up feelings from the first meeting, where the Warriors were "furious and bewildered" by how the Thunder handled his return and the lack of public support the team gave Durant in his return, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes .

by | March 21, 2017 | 06:34

Three straight defeats have all-but ruled out any chance of European football next season while, defensively, their 52 goals conceded puts them in the four worst teams in the league. I think that makes the game interesting. The former Barca midfielder says it was more straightforward to create the team he wanted at his old clubs and believes it will prove more time consuming to achieve the same results at the Etihad Stadium.

by | March 21, 2017 | 06:32

The mystery of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's missing Super Bowl 51 jersey appears to have been solved. The Tom Brady stolen jersey saga, which started off as an intriguing and anecdotal footnote in the New England Patriots' post-Super Bowl story, has officially morphed into an global crime drama that's nearly stranger than fiction.

by | March 21, 2017 | 06:03

As many as 101 Indians, including 13 newcomers made it to the latest "The World's Billionaires" list, Forbes said in a statement on Monday. Forbes' staff determined that 2017 was a "record year for the richest people on earth", concluding that the number of top earners rose from 1,810 in the world last year to 2,043 billionaires for 2017.

by | March 21, 2017 | 06:01

Durant's stunning decision to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder to join the Golden State Warriors The high point of the rivalry was Durant's return to Oklahoma City with the Warriors to face off against the Thunder in February. "I've never played against a player like that", Kings rookie George Papagiannis said after going toe to toe with the Oklahoma City Thunder's Steven Adams , one of the more physical players in the National Basketball Association.

by | March 21, 2017 | 05:38

In that it was similar to the aftermath of United's defeat to Chelsea in the FA Cup, which had featured another reactive, pessimistic Mourinho decision, with Marouane Fellaini replacing Henrikh Mkhitaryan after Ander Herrera's first-half red card.

by | March 21, 2017 | 05:26

Puerto Rico did something Friday that the powerful Dominican Republic could not do last weekend - they hit Stroman, who gave up three hits in 4.2 scoreless innings against the DR in a game the USA lost, 7-5, in first-round play. Fans following the World Baseball Classic closely momentarily panicked on Saturday. Team USA is sending Danny Duffy to the mound for the start in this one.

by | March 21, 2017 | 05:24

Slovenia's Ilka Stuhec didn't finish Friday's first giant slalom run and remained in second place with 1,145 points, followed by Italy's Sofia Goggia with 1,045. After the third interval, Holdener held a slim 0.12 advantage, but disaster struck with a few gates remaining as she hooked a tip and skied out. There are five races left in the World Cup Series with Aspen in Colorado the next competition next week.

by | March 21, 2017 | 05:20

Wade, 34, spent the last two season at VCU, where he compiled a record of 51-20, and made the NCAA Tournament in back to back seasons. In 2015-16, he advanced to the round of 32, having gone 25-11 and winning a share of the Atlantic 10 regular season championship.

by | March 21, 2017 | 04:56

However, his fast-maturing team faces a formidable challenge against the Puerto Ricans who have cruised through both of the first two round-robin rounds, winning all three games each time. UPDATE, 9:55: Archer said he was "thrilled" the US won, but woke up to a text message from Team USA GM Joe Torre telling him not to take his flight, that he wouldn't be needed.

by | March 21, 2017 | 04:40

The agony of Northwestern's 79-73 loss to top-seeded Gonzaga in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday was still fresh in the mind of Wildcats coach Chris Collins , but so too was his appreciation of what his team had done. Hasn't orthodontics made great strides in braces? "My friends have been texting me that my hand was in the rim, but I'm going to take that as a block", he said.

by | March 21, 2017 | 03:57

Coaches and players suggested several times before that the regular season schedule must be adjusted but until now, it remains the same. "Kid has a lot of talent". Fans had this game marked on their calendars months in advance and paid high dollars to see stars from both teams participate in a (likely) competitive game.

by | March 21, 2017 | 03:11

Bellator is owned by media conglomerate Viacom, and airs regularly on Spike TV. The division has become one of Bellator's deepest, featuring the likes of David, Bader, Liam McGeary, Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal, and Linton Vassell. The two-time UFC middleweight title challenger is 1-4 in his last five contests. Less than a month out from the fight, Sonnen was found to have failed a drug test, taking him off the UFC card in addition.

by | March 21, 2017 | 03:08

Never mind that the 49ers donated $1 million to local charities that fight racial and social inequality last season, a pledge no doubt spurred by Kaepernick's activism. General managers saw what happened in San Francisco, and none of them want to take the risk of potential public backlash. Four years ago, he ran for a playoff-record 181 yards and two scores at Green Bay as the 49ers beat the Packers in a divisional playoff game, 45-31.

by | March 21, 2017 | 03:05

Sergio Aguero's 69th-minute goal rescued a point for Manchester City in a 1-1 draw against Liverpool on Sunday in a gripping Premier League game between two teams battling for Champions League qualification. "We will of course make changes but not what people say, because every club will do that - but I am so happy to work with these guys". We played very well, with spirit, with mentality, with everything.

by | March 21, 2017 | 02:21

Vincent Janssen was also brought on off the bench in the latter stages and the Dutchman, who scored his first Tottenham goal from open play last weekend, appeared to be playing with renewed confidence. "We have 11 players to replace Harry when he's not here, but the players are good enough to substitute [in for Kane]". The away team began to grow into the game after neat play between Dusan Tadic and Malono Gabbiadini.

by | March 21, 2017 | 02:16

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is like "an uncle who doesn't want to leave the party", says former Chelsea striker Chris Sutton. I'm surprised Steve Bould [Wenger's assistant] doesn't get hold of him and say this is the reality. "We hope we can win the cup and that Arsenal qualify for the Champions League ", the France global told Canal Plus. The club has won won the Premier League since 2004.

by | March 21, 2017 | 02:12

After a few weeks on the free agent market, Kellen Moore is sticking with the Dallas Cowboys. Romo tossed -0.04 Passing Net Expected Points (NEP) per drop back on 127 drop backs in 2015, but generated 0.16 Passing NEP per drop back on 684 such plays in 2014, so it's tough to gauge expectations for what will be the veteran's age-37 season.

by | March 21, 2017 | 02:02

Dillon Brooks had 19 points and seven rebounds for the Ducks. Dorsey hit a contested go-ahead 3-pointer from the top of the arc with 38.4 seconds to play, then E.C. The Big Ten was maligned in the regular season but is having the last laugh. TULSA, Okla. - Johnathan Motley had 19 points and 10 rebounds, and No.

by | March 21, 2017 | 00:40

Stanford Robinson came off the bench to score 21 points for Rhode Island (25-10), which was making its first NCAA Tournament appearance since 1999. Smith may have earned a few minutes when the third-seeded Ducks (31-5) face MI (26-11) Thursday at 4:09 p.m.in Kansas City.

by | March 21, 2017 | 00:20

Aldridge has averaged 17.3 points, 7.4 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.1 blocked shots a game for the Spurs, who have won 11 of their past 12 contests and own the second-best record in the National Basketball Association at 52-14, just behind the Golden State Warriors (53-14).

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:26

Members of McGregor's team, like striking coach Owen Roddy, who told Newstalk that " it doesn't matter who it is, if that left hand lands on your chin you're going to sleep ", have regularly done so and oh so many talking heads on mainstream sports shows have chattered about Conor's supposed " puncher's chance ".

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:20

Kyrie Irving (knee) and Kevin Love (knee) all watched from the sidelines during Saturday's 108-78 loss to the Clippers. It was later on revealed that Griffin, along with James' trainer Mike Mancias and the Cavs' medical team, chose to sit James out for one game.

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:01

Arsenal duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are both expected to report for worldwide duty despite injury concerns, a source has told ESPN FC . The circus now surrounding a man who has spent 21 years at Arsenal even led an old adversary, West Brom manager Tony Pulis, to speak up in his defence.

by | March 20, 2017 | 22:58

Aitor Karanka has left Middlesbrough with the club in the Premier League's relegation zone. Assistant head coach Steve Agnew takes over with immediate effect. Karanka himself posted to thank Boro for the opportunity and wish the club all the best for the future. A number of comments made in the media by Karanka, including criticism of the fans and club chiefs for not backing him in the transfer market, have also irked him.

by | March 20, 2017 | 22:51

Adebayo left the floor a split-second after Shamet rose for the shot. Their time at Kentucky will be short, and if they continue on the path they forged Sunday, sweet. Michigan's unbelievable March tournament run is headed to the Sweet 16. And Oregon plays Rhode Island. MI was in danger of missing out on the tournament entirely before winning its final game in the regular season.