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Sport Boston Herald pulls 'fake' story about Tom Brady wanting more money
Author: 0 Boston Herald pulls 'fake' story about Tom Brady wanting more money

Boston radio station WEEI claims that one of its listeners, "Nick in Boston", pulled a prank on Borges with text messages pretending to be from Brady's agent, Don Yee . "Somebody tweeted Ron Borges " phone number and I just picked it up and for some reason I just thought, "Hey, I'll text him and say I'm Don Yee .' And he just went with it for some reason", Nick in Boston said.

Sport Occupied Kashmir shuts down to mark Afzal Guru's death anniversary
Author: 0 Occupied Kashmir shuts down to mark Afzal Guru's death anniversary

Five gunmen entered the high-security parliament complex and opened fire, killing eight police officials before they were themselves shot and killed. The Supreme Court had declared at the time that the "collective conscience of the [Indian] society will be satisfied only if the death penalty is awarded to Afzal Guru".

Sport FA charges West Brom's Rodriguez over incident with Brighton's Bong
Author: 0 FA charges West Brom's Rodriguez over incident with Brighton's Bong

Bong would relay the incident to referee Martin Atkinson during the match, claiming that the striker pinched his own nose and told him: "You are black and you stink". West Brom forward Jay Rodriguez has been charged by the FA following allegations of racial abuse. "At this moment, I think he realised what he said".

Sport United Nations rights expert condemns violations against Syria civilians
Author: 0 United Nations rights expert condemns violations against Syria civilians

Syrian anti-aircraft defense units have destroyed most of the missiles fired today by Israeli warplanes from Lebanese airspace against a military position in Damascus countryside, military sources reported . The Observatory said an arms depot in Jamraya had been hit, but it could not confirm whether research facilities had been damaged. "There is nowhere left to hide", Ahmed said.

Sport Steelers' Rooney wants to sign Le'Veon Bell to long-term deal
Author: 0 Steelers' Rooney wants to sign Le'Veon Bell to long-term deal

As for running back Le'Veon Bell, Rooney says the team is trying to get him signed to a long-term deal. Roethlisberger, 35, has expressed to the team that he wants to play beyond his current contract, which features two more years. "The player on the other side is looking at the same things". That's what we've got to work on. That's what we've got to work on. Rooney said the Steelers are encouraged by linebacker Ryan Shazier's recovery from a spinal injury that required surgery.

Sport Pulisic 'focused' at Dortmund amid reported Premier League interest
Author: 0 Pulisic 'focused' at Dortmund amid reported Premier League interest

Sport1 claim via the Daily Express that Dortmund will start the summer bidding at €100million for the U.S. worldwide. Pulisic's stock has risen considerably since the sale of Ousmane Dembele to Barcelona last summer, with the American teenager reportedly on the radar of not just Liverpool or United, but Real Madrid and Bayern Munich as well.

Sport Klopp Expects Tough Southampton Return For £75m Van Dijk
Author: 0 Klopp Expects Tough Southampton Return For £75m Van Dijk

However, the England global will not be banned from any first-team fixtures, and Klopp said at a news conference on Friday: "It's not nice". We have to accept it how it is: loud, not nice maybe, but still we have to play football. With the midweek trip to Porto in the Champions League on Liverpool's mind, they will likely rotate the side for this one and here is our Predicted XI.

Sport Chelsea ace Hazard defends Conte: Still can be successful season
Author: 0 Chelsea ace Hazard defends Conte: Still can be successful season

With Real Madrid said to be closing in to get the mercurial Belgian, the Blues have been making frantic efforts to convince the 26-year-old that his future lies at Stamford Bridge. "I don't know if there will be or not but at the moment there are no offers on the table for either player since the summer". On the subject of Chelsea's challenging season, Hazard commented, "We know that the Premier League is very hard, we have already lost a few games this year and we have three months to ...

Sport Wenger responds to Dortmund's Aubameyang claims
Author: 0 Wenger responds to Dortmund's Aubameyang claims

As they prepare for the North London derby on Saturday.it has emerged that the Armenian has been staying behind after every session to help strengthen partnerships with the likes of Pierre Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette. "They have not been thorough enough in their defending". Santi Cazorla (Achilles) remains a long-term absentee. You have not to let the emotions take over.

Sport Bangladesh out for 110, trail Sri Lanka in 2nd test
Author: 0 Bangladesh out for 110, trail Sri Lanka in 2nd test

Sri Lanka have strengthened their grip on the second Test against Bangladesh , increasing their second innings lead to 312 runs on day two. Roshen Silva (58 not out), however, fought hard and kept Sri Lanka ahead with Suranga Lakmal (7 not out) for company at the close of play.

Sport Kim's sister in South Korea on landmark Olympic visit
Author: 0 Kim's sister in South Korea on landmark Olympic visit

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), whose investigation concluded that Russian Federation ran a state-run doping scheme, leading to the Olympic team's ban , said it welcomed the sport court's decision. Unfortunately there is no legal way to stream the Olympic games for free in the U.S. The Pyeongchang Olympics have begun with a curling competition featuring a showdown between a pair of United States siblings and a Russian husband-and-wife team competing in neutral uniforms with ...

Sport Ice Cricket: Sehwag's Diamonds set Afridi's Royals 206 to win
Author: 0 Ice Cricket: Sehwag's Diamonds set Afridi's Royals 206 to win

Playing conditions are expected to be bright and sunny in the morning, but the weather is punishing at night, when the temperatures often plummet to -20 degree celsius. Skipper Virender Sehwag led the charge with a quickfire 62 of 31 balls. Owais Shah scored 74 off 34 balls including 7 sixes. Abdul Razzaq picked up 4/18 while Shoaib Akhtar took 2/32 for the Royals.

Sport Mahrez ends standoff with return to training
Author: 0 Mahrez ends standoff with return to training

Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez is set to train with the first team for the first time since a proposed January move to Manchester City fell through. "He is a magnificent player and he enjoys his football. He loves his relationship with his friends and team-mates", he added. "I think it's going to be difficult but we've had success at the Etihad before so at the end of the day, 11 men versus 11 men, you're going to have to work harder and try and do something".

Sport Leaky roof forces Pacers-Pelicans postponement
Author: 0 Leaky roof forces Pacers-Pelicans postponement

In return, IN received guard Victor Oladipo, who made the All-Star team himself thanks to averages of 24 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.1 assists and 1.9 steals over 34.4 minutes per game. "After looking at several things and looking at the roof and evaluating it, I think they came to a conclusion it's just not worth risking players"' health.

Sport Hazard reveals why Chelsea have been so poor
Author: 0 Hazard reveals why Chelsea have been so poor

Antonio Conte led the Blues to the Premier League title in his first season in English football, Chelsea having failed to qualify for Europe after finishing 10th in the 2015-16 campaign. Costa's replacement Alvaro Morata has lost form and been unable to stay fit, while midfield signing Tiemoue Bakayoko has failed to adapt to the Premier League, the former Monaco man sent off in a 4-1 loss at Watford on Monday.

Sport Arsenal manager Wenger praises Mkhitaryan commitment: Brilliant with extra training
Author: 0 Arsenal manager Wenger praises Mkhitaryan commitment: Brilliant with extra training

Just hours after that news emerged, images of Mkhitaryan and teammate Aubameyang have certainly gone down well with some supporters, perhaps not those of Tottenham Hotspur . However, a defeat would be a massive blow to their top-four hopes. "He told me all was done and of course it was a big factor in coming here". Dredging up those comments will only further boost Aubameyang's standing with the Arsenal fanbase who have taken to him immediately following his debut goal and if he adds to ...

Sport Alabama DL coach Karl Dunbar hired by Pittsburgh Steelers
Author: 0 Alabama DL coach Karl Dunbar hired by Pittsburgh Steelers

Dunbar is the fifth member of the Crimson Tide's nine-member assistant coaching staff from last season to leave this offseason, and the third to leave for the same job in the NFL. A lot of things he did, I do. He replaced Bo Davis, who stepped down following allegations of NCAA violations. "I want to thank Coach ( Mike) Tomlin and the entire Steelers organization for this opportunity", Bradley said in a statement released by the team.

Sport Eddie Jones attacks 'out of order' Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones
Author: 0 Eddie Jones attacks 'out of order' Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones

There is no place for British and Irish Lion Liam Williams , who returned to training with the squad on Monday after an abdominal muscle injury but Cory Hill has come through concussion protocols. "We have spoken this week about being clinical and taking our chances and having to step up from last week to improve again this week". England have had the edge over Wales in recent meetings winning the last three clashes and five of the last six games.

Sport Winter Olympics Ban Of 45 Russian Athletes Upheld By Court Ruling
Author: 0 Winter Olympics Ban Of 45 Russian Athletes Upheld By Court Ruling

The 2014 Games, hosted at enormous cost by Russia in the Black Sea resort, marked a new low with allegations of state-sponsored doping and the mass switching of test samples in favour of Russians. Patrick Chan of gold medal-favorite Canada fell on both of his quads but rallied in the back half of his program to take third. Who will perform at the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics? Individual athletes were given permission to take part in the games, provided they take a test to ...

Sport Eagles' Jason Kelce Delivers Epic Speech At Super Bowl Parade
Author: 0 Eagles' Jason Kelce Delivers Epic Speech At Super Bowl Parade

It's a quote in the O-line room that has stood on the wall for the last five years: 'Hungry dogs run faster'. Now, back in their hometown, Eagles players will revel in their victory alongside their loyal, long-suffering fans, some of whom have been waiting several decades to take home the Lombardi trophy .

Sport Lakers Acquire Isaiah Thomas From Cavs
Author: 0 Lakers Acquire Isaiah Thomas From Cavs

Per Joe Vardon of Cleveland .com, Goodwin noted LeBron James controls the ball in Cleveland and Thomas is a ball-dominant player. With this move, the ill-fated and brief Isaiah Thomas era in Cleveland is over. Hopefully Clarkson and Nance Jr. make immediate and lasting impacts for this Cavaliers team and can provide LeBron the support he needs in order to win his fourth finals title in his career.

Sport Akshay Kumar's PadMan to earn Rs 15cr on day one?
Author: 0 Akshay Kumar's PadMan to earn Rs 15cr on day one?

Lakshmi's main aim to invent a low-priced production system for sanitary napkins as he saw his wife using dirty, unhygienic home-made cloth pads during her periods . Her character (though fictional) plays the crucial role of enabling Lakshmiprasad closer to his goal. 'Padman' , produced by Mrs Funnybones Movies, SPE Films India, KriArj Entertainment , Cape of Good Films and Hope Productions, and released worldwide by SPE Films India, releases today.

Sport Celtics rumors: A Marcus Smart trade is now unlikely
Author: 0 Celtics rumors: A Marcus Smart trade is now unlikely

Mannix also reports the Celtics have shopped Marcus Smart , but interested teams have found their asking price of a first-round pick to be "unrealistic". Smart however has been held out of action since January 24th with a hand injury. The Celtics have risen to the top of the East by being the NBA's best defensive team, but they might need to improve offensively if they want to reach the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010.

Sport Penn State adds Maryland offensive tackle to 2018 freshman class
Author: 0 Penn State adds Maryland offensive tackle to 2018 freshman class

But a serious of sloppy plays that weren't able to capitalize on multiple defensive stops and Iowa turnovers prevented Penn State from running away with it. But Penn State's still moving forward more quickly. Leading 33-32 after two straight 3-point shots by Cowan, Maryland scored just once in its last seven possessions of the first half and was outscored 9-2 by the Nittany Lions.

Sport Giroud completes move to Chelsea
Author: 0 Giroud completes move to Chelsea

At the club-record level, his fee eclipsed the 46.5 million pounds paid to French side Olympique Lyonnais for forward Alexandre Lacazette past year. The forward links up with former Dortmund team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan , who signed from Manchester United earlier in the window.

Sport Olympic Hockey Schedule 2018
Author: 0 Olympic Hockey Schedule 2018

Two of those games were decided in overtime and the others were mere two-goal differentials, though. This is the first time since 1994 that amateur players have been featured on the United States roster, with the National Hockey League forbidding its own from attending.

Sport Vikings set to hire John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator
Author: 0 Vikings set to hire John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator

By Thursday night, DeFilippo had landed the vacant Vikings offensive coordinator gig and is set to become the team's next play-caller, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported, filling the position left open when Pat Shurmur became the New York Giants' head coach.

Sport Colts GM Ballard: 'The rivalry is again on'
Author: 0 Colts GM Ballard: 'The rivalry is again on'

After the news was first reported Tuesday night by ESPN's Adam Schefter , the Colts released a statement confirming that McDaniels had withdrawn from the job. McDaniels , by design, hadn't signed anything with the Colts yet. It's hard to imagine another owner reaching out to McDaniels about a head-coaching job anytime soon, if ever.

Sport Grizzlies make a trade, but it's not with Tyreke Evans
Author: 0 Grizzlies make a trade, but it's not with Tyreke Evans

Ennis has battled injury this season and was averaging 6.9 points and 3.5 rebounds per game. The Boston Celtics , Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers are interested in acquiring Evans but are reluctant to part with a first round pick or a young player.

Sport Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner accused of sexual assault in counter-lawsuit
Author: 0 Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner accused of sexual assault in counter-lawsuit

Pastner's attorneys released the following statement about this defamation case. Pastner allegedly stroked her hair, took his penis out of his trousers and started masturbating in front of her while keeping a hand on her shoulder. The following is a statement from Josh Pastner's lawyer, Scott Tompsett. "There was no sexual assault". On Thursday, attorneys for Bell and Pendley also filed a response to Pastner's defamation suit, in which they "categorically deny all allegations", Gattone said.

Sport Did Celtics Explore Trade For Blake Griffin Or DeAndre Jordan?
Author: 0 Did Celtics Explore Trade For Blake Griffin Or DeAndre Jordan?

The Los Angeles Clippers are still looking to trade DeAndre Jordan , and the Cleveland Cavaliers remain the top team in pursuit of his services. According to Marc Stein of the New York Times , the Toronto Raptors have tried to involve themselves in trade discussions with the Los Angeles Clippers centering around Jordan.

Author: 0 How to Watch Valencia vs. Barcelona

Luis Suarez starts despite the risk of a suspension for the final if he were to receive a yellow card during the clash at Mestalla, where Barca take a 1-0 aggregate lead. After a strong first half of the season, Valencia has lost four of its last five games across all competitions, but it still sits in third place in La Liga, albeit 18 behind behind Barcelona .

Sport Former Rockets asst. coach struck, killed while crossing street in downtown Houston
Author: 0 Former Rockets asst. coach struck, killed while crossing street in downtown Houston

According to the police report, Adelman was not using a crosswalk at the time of the accident. R.J. Adelman grew up in OR and lettered four years playing basketball at Willamette University. The driver was questioned by police and released without charges. R.J. worked with the Rockets while his father was the head coach and also worked with the Timberwolves when Rick went there to coach.

Sport US Olympic Curler Looks Just Like Super Mario
Author: 0 US Olympic Curler Looks Just Like Super Mario

Canada's first competitors at the Pyeongchang Games, which officially open Friday, Morris and Lawes were disappointed with a couple of crucial mistakes against the Norwegians, but were much better against the American brother-sister duo, who also now sit at 1-1.

Sport HOW TO WATCH: 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony, Winter Games
Author: 0 HOW TO WATCH: 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony, Winter Games

ET. IOC Member Gunilla Lindberg, the Chair of the IOC Coordination Commission for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, praised the mascot choice. Katie Couric and Mike Tirico are set to host the event for NBC . The teams fielded this year will represent a new era of Olympic hockey, featuring a mix of amateurs, non-NHL professionals, and retired NHL players.

Sport Amazing Stories Reboot: Bryan Fuller Quits as Showrunner
Author: 0 Amazing Stories Reboot: Bryan Fuller Quits as Showrunner

Hart Hanson, of Bones fame, also walked out on the Apple anthology series yesterday in the midst of "creative differences". He stepped down from Star Trek: Discovery in 2016, and then vacated American Gods previous year after its successful first season.

Sport Lewandowski keen on Real Madrid switch
Author: 0 Lewandowski keen on Real Madrid switch

The Parisians are deserved favourites heading into last 16 clash against Zinedine Zidane's men - who have stumbled through the season to find themselves 19 points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona - according to the former Spain midfielder.

Sport Norway's Olympic team given 15000 eggs due to translation error
Author: 0 Norway's Olympic team given 15000 eggs due to translation error

Apparently, the grocer thought the Norwegians were attempting to order 15,000 eggs. Sports Illustrated predicted that the Norwegians would do quite well in the 2018 Winter Olympics . but not until after the chefs had some fun taking pictures with them. Might we also suggest some sugar bread, whatever that is (cake?), for the athletes who don't win medals, Chef Johansen? To use all the eggs in the original order, the chefs would have to feed about 124 eggs to each team member and ...

Sport Timberwolves will try to sign Derrick Rose after buyout
Author: 0 Timberwolves will try to sign Derrick Rose after buyout

The Utah Jazz will release point guard Derrick Rose , according to The Vertical's Shams Charania . That Thibodeau is even broaching the idea of bringing Rose aboard is just further evidence of his affinity for players he spent time with in Chicago, including current Timberwolves starters in small forward Jimmy Butler and big man Taj Gibson.

Author: 0 Manchester United announce financial loss in second quarter

The return to European soccer's elite competition also saw wages climb nearly 10 percent in the second quarter to 69.6 million pounds - a bill that will climb further after the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in the January transfer window and handing manager Jose Mourinho an improved contract.

Sport San Francisco 49ers Make Jimmy Garoppolo Highest-Paid Player In NFL History
Author: 0 San Francisco 49ers Make Jimmy Garoppolo Highest-Paid Player In NFL History

Acquired this past season in a midseason trade with the Patriots in exchange for a 2018 second-round draft pick, Garoppolo made his first start for the 49ers in a December 3 game against the Chicago Bears. For the 49ers, the risk is evident but the reward is as well. On that front, Niners general manager John Lynch has recently expressed optimism that the organization and Garoppolo are on the same page and closing in on a deal.

Author: 0 New York Knicks deal McDermott for Denver PG Mudiay

Denver, meanwhile, will receive Harris and a future second-round pick from Dallas. Mudiay, the seventh overall pick in the 2015 National Basketball Association draft, has averaged 8.5 points and 2.9 assists this season. But the big news is the departure of Harris, who will join a playoff contender in Denver. Dallas, on the other hand, gets younger, adding a shooting specialist in McDermott who still has room to develop.

Sport Luger Erin Hamlin chosen as US Olympic flag bearer
Author: 0 Luger Erin Hamlin chosen as US Olympic flag bearer

And Davis was definitely not happy about it, venting in a tweet that the coin toss was "dishonorably" done. According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN.com ), Hamlin and Davis were two of the eight candidates to carry the flag. "I know something about a coin toss, he told me last night", she said on Thursday. She plans to retire after the PyeongChang games. She got a text from Alan Ashley, the chef de mission for Team USA, requesting her to call back as soon as she could.

Sport Mom storms off after son reveals he's committing to Florida
Author: 0 Mom storms off after son reveals he's committing to Florida

Seated to his right was his mother, wearing an Alabama sweatshirt and a Tennessee knit hat. Then No. 40 overall prospect was obviously visibly stunned by his mother's response, though he did offer some insight on why he chose the school he did.

Sport Rafael Nadal signs up for Queen´s
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal signs up for Queen´s

Having just won his fourth French Open, Nadal lifted the huge Queen's trophy courtesy of a straight-sets victory over Novak Djokovic. The Swiss last held the top spot on 4 October 2012, and when he set out on his title run in Australia just over a year ago, he was down at No17 after missing most of 2016 following knee surgery.

Sport This Is Reportedly Why The Cavs Traded Dwyane Wade
Author: 0 This Is Reportedly Why The Cavs Traded Dwyane Wade

During that time, the franchise went to the NBA Finals each year and won league titles in 2012 and 2013. The two will be back on the court together on March 27 when the Cavaliers travel to face the Heat. Wade signed with the Cavaliers in September after being bought out by the Chicago Bulls . But the last two years have been a time of transition for Derrick Rose and Dwyane Wade , especially on Thursday.

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