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by | March 22, 2017 | 10:46

Brady noticed his number 12 jersey missing from his bag in the locker room at NRG Stadium in Houston following the Patriots' February 5 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Acevedo declined to offer many specifics in the case, which goes to the USA attorney's office, but said "we fully anticipate charges being brought against a suspect" and added that videos are part of the investigation.

by | March 22, 2017 | 10:45

And while the Houston Police Department wasn't exactly thrilled about the idea of spending a lot of their resources trying to hunt down a jersey, it was valued at $500,000 in a police report, which meant they had to take the search seriously.

by | March 22, 2017 | 10:44

He attempted his first three-pointer with 3:32 left in the game, connecting on it and then had a block on the other end that went off a Gael that led to the Wildcats' surge to take the game. There'd be multiple lead changes, but, in the end, the Wildcats hit their free throws (at one point, canning 15 in a row) and held on for a very tight victory against St.

by | March 22, 2017 | 10:36

Manchester United's upward trajectory since last losing a Premier League game five months ago finally resulted in some tangible progress when a hard-earned 3-1 victory at Middlesbrough carried them to within one win of the top four. These are coaches any player would like to play for. Neymar has won two La Liga titles since arriving at Barca and was also part of the team that claimed the treble in 2014/15.

by | March 22, 2017 | 10:25

For sure it is a big challenge. " I've prepared very well over the winter, worked a lot on my training and in particular my strength and endurance, and I'm incredibly motivated to work hard with the team to make improvements step by step ".

by | March 22, 2017 | 10:24

Eddie Howe says Bournemouth defender Tyrone Mings is a "gentle giant" despite his five-game ban for violent conduct in last weekend's Premier League draw at Manchester United. "The misconduct was not seen by the match officials at the time but caught on video". At no time was there any intentional stamp or a movement to suggest that.

by | March 22, 2017 | 10:01

I'm so pleased with our performance. City led after only three minutes at Middlesbrough . But as they continue their bid for glory on three fronts - they are in Champions League action in Monaco on Wednesday - their manager has insisted they can not consider themselves a top club until they realise defeat is simply not an option.

by | March 22, 2017 | 10:01

Dominic Thiem completed the quarter-final line-up as he beat Gael Monfils in straight sets. The result felt less like an upset if you had watched every point of Kyrgios's quarterfinal match against Djokovic in Acapulco, Mexico, this month.

by | March 22, 2017 | 09:59

The Turkish government justified its Nazi remarks by saying that it is concerned over a perceived rise of fascism in Europe, adding that the comparisons were actually meant to be a friendly warning. "The comparisons with National Socialism are simply not tolerable and position Turkey far away from Europe", Kauder told journalists on Tuesday in Berlin.

by | March 22, 2017 | 09:56

Arsenal, fifth in the English Premier League, travels to West Bromwich Albion on Saturday in a game it must win to keep its hopes of qualifying for next season's Champions League alive. "I think this club is in great shape, but we're just going through a very hard situation at the moment", said the Frenchman. Though noisy, the pre-match protest was a low-key affair, attended by only around 200 fans, but the banners held and slogans chanted revealed the extent of the divisions within ...

by | March 22, 2017 | 09:52

The No. 1 line and the No. 3 both had three teams move on while the No. 2 and No. 7 had two each. That does not mean there haven't been upsets or awesome moments, but the power conferences (outside the ACC) have really shown up this season, and with that, here are my Sweet 16 and beyond predictions .

by | March 22, 2017 | 09:08

Zaza has been reasonably serviceable for the Warriors , averaging 6.4 points, six rebounds and two assists in 18.4 minutes. The Warriors can continue their positive momentum by playing another focused game on both ends; all that is left to be seen is if they can muster the same enthusiasm as they did for the marquee matchup against the Thunder.

by | March 22, 2017 | 07:58

Evans had a tremendous sophomore season in 2016-17, averaging 19.2 points, 6.4 assists, and 1.8 steals per game to help lead the Cowboys back to the NCAA Tournament. Evans was likely to make this decision regardless of Brad Underwood's departure from OSU to IL, a source said. DraftExpress projects Evans to go 27th overall to Portland .

by | March 22, 2017 | 07:47

Silver said sitting big-name players is "an extremely significant issue for our league" and said that it will be a focus of the next Board of Governors meeting early next month. But ultimately teams are going to rest players, even if it means making up an injury. "It's whatever. What does that make any sense of?" But James, who has missed six games this season, must have forgotten that 2012 incident during his comments Tuesday.

by | March 22, 2017 | 07:10

Tyler Johnson's layup with 3:21 remaining capped the spurt and increased the Heat's lead to 52-39. Leandro Barbosa scored 13, Alex Len scored 12 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and T.J. Ellington and James Johnson were Miami's other double-figures scorers with 11 and 10 points, respectively. Whiteside reached double-digits in boards for a Heat-record 55th time, and he also extended his double-double streak to a franchise-record 13 straight games.

by | March 22, 2017 | 07:07

Even one of their tougher matchups is Cleveland but it's a #TNTBulls one so that's a W. They may get to the playoffs yet, with Gar's plan having worked. You know, whenever you're playing like that the game turned quicker. At the 7:03 mark of the fourth, after sitting a time while Toronto treaded water, DeRozan officially re-entered the game.

by | March 22, 2017 | 07:03

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola was also reportedly interested in his services last summer but in November 2016 the Spanish global appeared to close the door to his suitors after committing his long-term future to Arsenal by signing a new deal.

by | March 22, 2017 | 07:00

He hasn't done anything wrong since the very first ball. In the second innings, [Australia] batted well so it ended in a draw. First Saha was given out when he was batting on 19 and the score was 362/6. Pujara, who resumed the day on 130, hit 21 boundaries in an otherwise sedate innings which lasted for 525 balls - the longest innings by an Indian Test player in terms of balls faced.

by | March 22, 2017 | 05:54

Two Greek houses at the University of CT are closing in the wake of a student death that shook the campus last fall. Jeffny Pally, of West Hartford, was a Sophomore when she was fatally run over by a fire department SUV after falling asleep in front of a campus firehouse.

by | March 22, 2017 | 04:59

The Tar Heels quarterback will be looking to cement his status as potentially the best overall quarterback in the draft class-or at least the top taken-and his tour includes many teams selecting up top. "I feel like I've been really prepared, and I'm just going to continue to show coaches and teams who I am and what I can bring to the table, what I can bring to a new organization", the 6-3, 220-pound junior said, according to The Charlotte Observer.

by | March 22, 2017 | 04:38

But we saw a legit fight Tuesday night in Toronto, when Raptors forward Serge Ibaka and Chicago Bulls center Robin Lopez threw big punches at each other after a made basket. The Bulls and Raptors may have created on-court abstract expressionism and I am here for it. Both Ibaka and Lopez were ejected for their roles in the skirmish.

by | March 22, 2017 | 04:23

McShay, in his new mock draft posted Wednesday, has two Huskies going in the first round: John Ross to the Baltimore Ravens with the 16th pick, and Kevin King to his hometown Oakland Raiders with the 24th pick. The Bucs have a solid and reliable target at tight end in Cameron Brate , but Njoku is special, both in terms of his athleticism and his potential as a blocker, though he'll have to work on that aspect of his game.

by | March 22, 2017 | 04:04

Although Kevin Durant won't be suiting up, Monday night's Golden State Warriors vs. Oklahoma City Thunder matchup at Chesapeake Energy Arena still has the potential to be a good one. "We lost Thompson a few times in transition", Donovan said. Green's technical was his 13th of the season. Westbrook tried to spark a brief third-quarter run with a straightaway 3 that cut it to 12 and him yelling, "Come on!" "I actually knew it was going to happen".

by | March 22, 2017 | 03:56

He played in five games on the team that reached the Final Four in 2014 before losing to CT. You can throw out their regular-season record and their tournament seed: Wisconsin is a team with all the pieces to make yet another deep run. Wright was concerned about Wisconsin, calling them a "great number eight" seed and compared them to Butler, which beat Villanova twice during the season.

by | March 22, 2017 | 03:30

The Big Ten now joins the SEC , Big 12 and PAC 12 with three Sweet Sixteen teams. The Big Ten went into the tournament No. 4 in conference RPI behind the ACC, Big 12 and Big East. UNC, the team left standing, lost by 12 at Georgia Tech, which is still alive in the NIT, by 12 in the conference opener. (Think Michigan State in 2005, LSU in 2006, West Virginia in 2008.) Skill gets blunted by an opponent that can run as fast and jump as high and that refuses to bow to the Duke Aura.

by | March 22, 2017 | 03:18

That trio will call the game specifically from the perspective of fans watching the live coverage in VR. While numbers of how many fans watched last year's Final Four in VR weren't made available, adding to ongoing skepticism about its growth, Intel's Aufhauser said his company's deal with the NCAA, Turner and CBS shows "a commitment" to the medium.

by | March 22, 2017 | 03:12

That round of 16 appearance remains his best finish in the tournament, however, and while he played brilliant golf last week in Florida there is bound to be some hangover this week. In those cases, the PGA Tour, since 2016, has decided those ties with a sudden-death, stroke-play playoff in each group that goes off the first tee at host Austin Country Club.

by | March 22, 2017 | 02:38

It wasn't like Purdue was having to hit tough shots; we were making it easy for them". Down only 2, a foul was inexplicably committed against Marina Mabrey who sank her shots, then a foul was called against Purdue with 0.1 seconds left to set up the final two free throws.

by | March 22, 2017 | 02:09

The Warriors seemed set to continue their recent slide on Saturday, as they trailed by 14 in the first quarter of their game against the Bucks. While the team certainly has no plans to rush Durant back to action, the fact that he's traveling with the team and shooting jumpers again are welcome signs for a Warriors team that has been struggling with Durant out of the lineup, going just 5-5 since he went down.

by | March 22, 2017 | 02:05

Italian worldwide Gabbiadini was brought off with a groin injury during the first half of the 2-1 defeat to Tottenham on Sunday and has already been ruled out of Azzurri duty this week. "In the first half they played much better". Ben Davies appeared to catch Dusan Tadic inside the area just before the break, but Marriner failed to point to the spot.

by | March 22, 2017 | 02:05

It was reported later that the 38-year-old USA heavyweight fighter dropped the bout against the 40-year-old Russian as he had a kidney stone attack. " I'm so excited to come back to the East Coast and compete again ". In his last bout, Emelianenko fought Fabio Maldonado and took a controversial majority decision victory. Sonnen is coming off a loss to Tito Ortiz at Bellator 170, while Silva hasn't fought since his UFC days, defeating Brian Stann in 2013.

by | March 22, 2017 | 01:59

Sanchez has been Arsenal's best player this season and netted his 22nd goal of the campaign in the defeat. Wenger said Sanchez's ankle was in a "terrible" state after the defeat at the Hawthorns and will no doubt be concerned with Sanchez's involvement in Chile's two qualifiers.

by | March 22, 2017 | 01:50

Some irate Duke fans took to Twitter following the game last night to blame HB2, and North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory , for their team's defeat. The Blue Devils will undoubtedly regroup and some players will be lost to either the National Basketball Association or graduation and new ones will fill their shoes, but this season is the one that got away.

by | March 22, 2017 | 01:46

On March 17, 2017, the Los Angeles Lakers suffered a 107-103 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks in a game where emotions stirred on the court. Despite the Lakers 20-50 record, the organization should be optimistic about the team's future. "What was most impressive offensively to me, because I already know he can shoot the ball, he did a great job of mixing up and trying to get into the paint and play-making".

by | March 22, 2017 | 01:43

Nonetheless, Pochettino will be confident of landing the England star this summer ahead of Arsene Wenger's Gunners, and here are THREE ways in which Spurs could line up with Barkley in the side next season... Everton want Barkley to extend his contract as his current deal expires at the end of next season. Spurs have always been linked with a move for the midfielder and the newspaper says that Mauricio Pochettino has now hardened his interest after being impressed by how Barkley has ...