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Patriots' Rob Gronkowski (concussion) officially cleared for Super Bowl

Patriots' Rob Gronkowski (concussion) officially cleared for Super Bowl

Had the Super Bowl been played this past Sunday instead of with the two-week break, Gronkowski likely would not have been available to the Patriots . He finished the regular season with 69 receptions...

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Former Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers dies

Former Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers dies

The news hit the world of baseball hard considering how many people Towers impacted, among them former Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein , who served under the former Padres GM before coming to B...

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Oscar Gamble (1949 - 2018), baseball slugger hit 200 home runs

Oscar Gamble (1949 - 2018), baseball slugger hit 200 home runs

During his first stint with the Yankees , Gamble famously described the Bronx Zoo-clubhouse atmosphere by saying, "They don't think it be like it is, but it do". The next year, Gamble was in the big ...

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Swansea City midfielder hails brilliant Ayew after Arsenal win

Swansea City midfielder hails brilliant Ayew after Arsenal win

Swansea earned back-to-back wins for the first time this season, while Arsene Wenger's side has won only three of 13 Premier League away games this term. 'We have been together through good and b...

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Even Roger Goodell is concerned with the National Football League catch rule right now

Even Roger Goodell is concerned with the National Football League catch rule right now

But, this year it wasn't for Deflategate, it was regarding how good the Patriots have been over the years. "I think our officiating is outstanding", Goodell added. A lot of fans found themselves s...

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Jonny Evans: Northern Ireland defender set to miss trip to Manchester City

Jonny Evans: Northern Ireland defender set to miss trip to Manchester City

The Gunners made the offer late on in the afternoon with the money they had left over after spending £56m on Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The path was clear for Arsenal to move...

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola rules out Newcastle signing Eliaquim Mangala

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola rules out Newcastle signing Eliaquim Mangala

However, the club-record arrival of Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte has seen him join Everton for the remainder of the campaign subject to clearance. West Ham have only brought in Inter Mil...

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Mourinho Tips Spurs As UCL Favourites; Denies Zlatan Injury, United Exit

Mourinho Tips Spurs As UCL Favourites; Denies Zlatan Injury, United Exit

Christian Eriksen scored within eleven seconds to shock a Manchester United side who were yet to concede in the calendar year and a Phil Jones own goal doubled Tottenham's lead in the first half...

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SC coach Dawn Staley responds to accusations from Missouri as controversy continues

SC coach Dawn Staley responds to accusations from Missouri as controversy continues

I stand by how they cheer. "I don't handle things very well when some1 attacks my family/friends". In addition, Sterk had singled out Staley as contributing to "that kind of atmosphere". But you've ...

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F1 to end use of 'grid girls'

F1 to end use of 'grid girls'

The organisers of some of darts' biggest tournaments, the Professional Darts Corporation, also recently chose to stop using walk-on girls. Formula 1 is ending the practice of featuring "grid girls" ...

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DeMarcus Cousins vows to overcome Achilles injury in passionate message

DeMarcus Cousins vows to overcome Achilles injury in passionate message

I'm just built that way and I'll overcome this as well and continue to prove. "A.D.is obviously a great player, but they're stuck and his free agency is coming faster than you think", one GM told S...

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Chelsea Signs Olivier Giroud From Arsenal on Transfer Deadline Day

Chelsea Signs Olivier Giroud From Arsenal on Transfer Deadline Day

Loic Remy, Romelu Lukaku and Wayne Bridge all wore the No 18 shirt during their careers at Chelsea . It's the final day of Europe's transfer window and there are potentially some big deals to be fi...

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Manchester City Snatch Up Aymeric Laporte

City previously tried to sign Laporte , who is a France Under-21 worldwide, soon after Guardiola's arrival in the summer of 2016 but the player did not think the move was right at that time. The Cata...

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Arsenal legend Theirry Henry lauds Gunners' new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Arsenal legend Theirry Henry lauds Gunners' new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Midfielder Renato Sanches limped out of the cup clash with a hamstring problem and is now doubtful for the Arsenal visit although Carvalhal insists the performances of a number of fringe players hav...

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Lucas Moura now has a shirt number at Tottenham, just announcement missing

Lucas Moura now has a shirt number at Tottenham, just announcement missing

I think the team is very, very strong. I'm sure we can do big things together. Though he tallied a record 12 Ligue 1 goals last season, Lucas found himself being marginalized this season, and agre...

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Ornstein: Ozil signs new £350000-a-week deal

Ornstein: Ozil signs new £350000-a-week deal

The news would mean a lot to Arsenal and its supporters, who have endured uncertainty surrounding the German's future for a few months now. Goal reported Wednesday the Germany global had finali...

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Bulls Trade Rumors: Nikola Mirotic Won't Play as Chicago Seeks Deal

Bulls Trade Rumors: Nikola Mirotic Won't Play as Chicago Seeks Deal

The Bulls and New Orleans Pelicans recently hit a snag in negotiations after the trade was reported close to done , potentially sending Omer Asik and a first-rounder for the 6-foot-10 marksman....

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James Harden Sets Rockets Scoring Record With 60-Point Triple-Double

James Harden Sets Rockets Scoring Record With 60-Point Triple-Double

I told him I'm coming for that assists record, as well. He also added four steals and a block, while shooting 19-of-30 from the field and 17-of-18 from the free-throw line. Eric Gordon exited the gam...

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Which network is the NFL's Thursday Night Football package moving to now?

Which network is the NFL's Thursday Night Football package moving to now?

The NFL has broadcast deals "five years out" with its other partners - ESPN has the Monday night package - so five years on this agreement made sense. Players have complained vociferously about pl...

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Commissioner Roger Goodell wants to clarify NFL catch rule next season

Commissioner Roger Goodell wants to clarify NFL catch rule next season

He said there were many good ideas offered, but as for the specifics of what should be a catch, there was little consensus. In the competition committee's going to be bringing this up in February and ...

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Celtics secure narrow win, thanks to late three-pointer

Celtics secure narrow win, thanks to late three-pointer

It worked, the next time he shot he was fouled. He nails all three to put the Celtics up 32-21 at the end of the first. As a team, the Knicks shot 44 percent from the field and 13 of 26 from the t...

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Why this cricket match is under investigation

Why this cricket match is under investigation

The footage also invited comments from the cricket fraternity that raised questions over the way players were getting dismissed, suggesting alleged fixing. The league included a few former worldwide...

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Arsene Wenger to reveal update over Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer today

Arsene Wenger to reveal update over Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer today

Ozil could have left Arsenal as a free agent in the summer and had been able to discuss a move with foreign clubs since 1 January. The transfer is expected to trigger a number of other transfers...

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Jose Mourinho blasts Manchester United's poor start vs Tottenham Hotspurs

Jose Mourinho blasts Manchester United's poor start vs Tottenham Hotspurs

I'm a Manchester United fan so I am excited about having someone of his talent wearing a Manchester United shirt - so it's exciting times for us", he said. 'It was a good reaction for ten minutes,...

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NFL Players React to Alex Smith Trade

NFL Players React to Alex Smith Trade

The modest third-round pick the Redskins relinquished looks fine on paper, but agreeing to send talented cornerback Kendall Fuller to the Chiefs is a move that could haunt Washington . Cousins is...

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Dollar Mixed Ahead Of S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index

Dollar Mixed Ahead Of S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index

Reflecting the national trend, the 20-City index has also climbed at a pace of 5 percent for 28 months. On Monday, real estate data provider Black Knight said USA home prices rose 6.44% compared to ...

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Serie A club make contact with Man Utd regarding deadline day transfer

Serie A club make contact with Man Utd regarding deadline day transfer

His contract with Manchester United runs till the summer of 2019, with the club invoking a one-year extension option on his deal earlier this month. Blind is now nursing an ankle injury, but the Da...

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Schmid not ruling out possibility of Ibra signing for Galaxy

Schmid not ruling out possibility of Ibra signing for Galaxy

The 36-year-old still has six months left on his existing deal at Old Trafford, signed as he continued his rehabilitation from the knee injury that ended his first year at United. He is not injured, h...

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Pep takes spending through £450m as City complete Laporte signing

Pep takes spending through £450m as City complete Laporte signing

The fee paid for the 23-year-old beats the £55m paid for Kevin de Bruyne . Also, City will pay a further €5M for development rights as Laporte is a youth product of Athletic. Speaking to his new si...

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Noble rescues point for West Ham

Noble rescues point for West Ham

Moyes had to start with six defenders against the Eagles but his patched-up side battled to a 1-1 draw, and lifted themselves into the top half of the table, thanks to Mark Noble's penalty. But West H...

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