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by | February 22, 2017 | 01:09

The Boston Celtics have the most quality assets of any National Basketball Association team to use in trade talks before Thursday's 3 p.m. ET trade deadline. As of now, the player the Celtics seem most keen on is Butler. "Hopefully I'm not going to get traded but I don't know". I'll be OK. Not saying I'm untradable, but I don't think about that.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:07

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri is hopeful of a turning point in his team's season at Sevilla on Wednesday. "I don't think about the (movie) script, I have nothing to do with the script", said the England global ahead of Leicester's Champions League last 16, first leg away at Sevilla on Wednesday.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:06

Jeanie Buss said she "took a series of actions I believe will return the Lakers to the heights Dr. Jerry Buss demanded and our fans rightly expect", she said in a statement . The Los Angeles Lakers' original top target to become their next general manager was Bob Myers , who recently signed an extension with the Golden State Warriors.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:04

Opposition candidate Guillermo Lasso arrives to accompany his running mate Andres Paez to vote in northern Quito (PanAm Post, David Unsworth). At the time of writing, most of the votes had been counted, with the former Vice President Lenin Moreno, securing 39.1% of the votes.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:04

The Jacksonville Jaguars, always known for their savvy personnel moves, have released veteran defensive lineman Jared Odrick this weekend in order to save about $8.5 million in cap space. "This is me getting released by the @Jaguars", Odrick wrote, while hanging out on a beach in the Dominican Republic. Odrick was due a $2 million roster bonus and would have had $3.5 million of his $6.5 million salary for 2017 guaranteed had he still been on the roster March 13.

by | February 21, 2017 | 01:04

The four-time Olympic Champion displayed his trademark sprint finish to see off his rivals with Bahrain's Albert Rop proving to be his toughest challenge. I had to get out in the mountains and train hard and put in the miles. Muir will head to Belgrade for the European Indoor Championships from 3-5 March as favourite in both the 1500m and 3,000m.

by | February 20, 2017 | 01:13

Spurs went into the break 1-0 up thanks to a well worked Harry Kane goal , despite Fulham starting the brighter. He added: "We have to focus on Thursday, forget this and try to be focused". Manchester City face another 90 minutes against Huddersfield after a 0-0 draw, whilst Manchester United's tie at Blackburn Rovers and Arsenal's fixture at non-league Sutton United are yet to be played.

by | February 20, 2017 | 01:09

Barcelona's other two managerial targets are reported to be Athletic Bilbao coach Ernesto Valverde and Real Sociedad's Eusebio, both of whom are former Barcelona players and have impressed during their tenures in the Basque county. "This is a world of exaggeration, I think things are neither black nor white, and that there are many nuances", he said. The Catalan giants will have had four days to dust themselves down ahead of their La Liga clash with Leganes on Sunday but their ...

by | February 20, 2017 | 01:07

Koloff died at the age of 74 after being diagnosed with liver cancer. There are no other medical options available for my dad for a cure. He would go on throughout Canada and Japan before settling on the Russian Bear gimmick and starting in the World Wide Wrestling Federation in 1967, managed by the legendary Captain Lou Albano.

by | February 19, 2017 | 00:48

Sixth-seeded Tsonga stunned top seed Marin Cilic 7-6 (10), 7-6 (5) on Friday in the quarter-final match , that extended to almost two hours. The Czech won the 2014 title in the Dutch port city beating Cilic, while back in 2011 Tsonga lost to Swede Robin Soderling in the final.

by | February 19, 2017 | 00:46

After winning the Brisbane International in January, she rose to third in the women's rankings, while Wozniacki - a US Open finalist in 2014 - is now 18th. Up 5/4, Pliskova takes advantage of two bad unforced errors by Wozniacki, who lost her second final in Doha after the one in 2011 against Zvonareva.

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:53

People say between two and three months". Guardiola has worked with Cugat for more than 20 years after the pair came together at Barcelona. The striker scored at West Ham United and twice against Swansea City and Jesus was hoping to become the third City player - after Emmanuel Adebayor and Kevin De Bruyne - to score on each of his first three Premier League starts.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:22

There was then further bad blood during India's test and one-day series in Australia prior to the 2015 World Cup when heated on-field exchanges led to several players being penalised. Batsman Rohit Sharma, who injured his thigh during the one-day worldwide series against New Zealand in October, only recently resumed training after undergoing surgery in England and was also deemed short of match fitness.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:21

And, again, it's just a great testament to a program and a coach, Geno Auriemma, that is not only just one of the greatest in the history of women's sports and certainly the best in women's basketball, but I think in all sports, men's or women's.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:19

While such a move isn't unusual on the men's side of soccer, it hasn't been the norm for women. Manchester City is now vying for a Champions League title, with quarterfinals to be played late in March . Retired national team midfielder Heather O'Reilly is playing for Arsenal. Doing so requires building the team around her, which is fine when she's one of the best players in the world like now, but depending on whether she stays this good and how the American talent around her develops, ...

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:18

Lorenzo Insigne gave the Italians an early lead but Karim Benzema equalised in the 18th minute, before Toni Kroos and Casemiro both scored early in the second half for the holders. Wow. That's just an unbelievably flawless shot from a guy who has totaled just three goals for Real since 2013. Mertens had another opportunity 20 minutes from time after a through ball released the attacker into the Real Madrid box, but Navas was out to make a smart save as it remained 3-1 entering the final ...

by | February 15, 2017 | 01:00

Texas Tech (17-9, 5-8 Big 12) made a quick start after jumping out to an 11-0 lead but Baylor rallied to tie the game at 26-all with 5:35 left in the first half before taking a 36-32 halftime lead. The Mountaineers gained the advantage early on. This is especially true when you consider that KU was playing the Mountaineers, a stunningly strong defensive team that does not get run down in these situations.

by | February 14, 2017 | 00:58

Although Scotland defended well in the last ten minutes, the damage had already been done and France ended up comfortable victors. "From this point on opposition teams will be obsessing on how to beat England just as much as how to defeat New Zealand".

by | February 14, 2017 | 00:58

US Vice President Mike Pence (left) with Michael Flynn. The FBI investigation into Flynn's contacts with Kisylak is ongoing. Ruben Gallego of Arizona and Ted Lieu of California said . A fact check later unveiled each segment was shot in different locations on different dates and the two could not have possibly met during it. Trump has also vaguely and explicitly denied ever having contact with Putin in more recent interviews.

by | February 14, 2017 | 00:57

The Madrid giants will have the chance to return to the Champions League positions when they face Celta Vigo on Sunday, but Simeone has conceded that his side are now struggling to match their rivals. Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone is frustrated by his team's continued struggles from the penalty spot and is keeping his fingers crossed that the situation will improve.