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by | March 10, 2018 | 06:53

While Boston was surely happy to get the win and clinch a playoff berth, basketball was the least of its concerns in the third quarter when Jaylen Brown had a scary fall. Stevens said if the doctors found any reason for concern, Brown would stay overnight in Minnesota and fly back to Boston on Friday. Nemanja Bjelica led all scorers with 30 points for the Timberwolves .

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:44

The cleanup comes after Sergei Skripal , a 66-year-old former colonel in Russian military intelligence, and his 33-year-old daughter were found critically ill on a bench outside a Salisbury shopping center on Sunday afternoon. "The military has the expertise and capability to respond to a range of contingencies", it added. "We are all thinking of him, his family, friends and colleagues - and the two other victims - at what is an incredibly hard time".

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:46

Joe Tessitore is the new MNF play-by-player. McDonough has been broadcasting with ABC/ESPN since 2000 and has had many memorable calls for the network in the years since, not the least of which was his voice-cracking call of Michigan State's fumble return touchdown to stun Michigan in 2015.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:31

Around 7,000 people, including women and children besides elderly persons, who had migrated to safer places following ceasefire violation by Pakistan mid last month, had returned home on March 2. Pakistan has raised the issue of India's grave human rights violations in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir during the 37th Session of UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:28

Give the Toronto Raptors' terrific perimeter defense credit for making his prediction come true. Houston's first defeat since January 26 (in New Orleans) doubled as arguably the NBA League Pass game of the year, as college basketball removed ESPN's typical Friday night showcase, and the Rockets-Raptors match-up was relegated to only local coverage.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:04

The Bulldogs had the ball when the clock expired as well, but could not get a final shot off. Admiral Schofield scored 13 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Last night, Mississippi State surpassed and survived a rabid comeback attempt by the LSU Tigers . Tennessee: The Volunteers continue an impressive season, but their clip from the free-throw line was concerning.

by | March 10, 2018 | 05:30

After a fitness examination this morning and discussion with medical staff it was decided he wouldn't be able to play today and would be at high risk of significantly aggravating the injury ahead of the Test series. "The way we've been playing one-day cricket, and obviously playing at home, we should go into that tournament as one of the favourites, which adds some pressure - so these are good tests".

by | March 10, 2018 | 05:27

No. 9 Kansas (25-7; 13-5) finally got the best of Oklahoma State (19-14; 8-10), and it couldn't have happened at a better time. Oklahoma City Oklahoman sports columnist Berry Tramel describes the current condition of OU basketball as "Dead Team Walking".

by | March 10, 2018 | 04:53

Not to worry, the quarterback is not transferring or being pushed aside by championship game hero Tua Tagovailoa . That includes Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts . Alabama got the last laugh by earning the No. 4 seed in the College Football Playoff , topping Clemson in the Sugar Bowl national semifinal and Georgia in the College Football Playoff National Championship.

by | March 10, 2018 | 04:23

City completed 978 passes, the most recorded by a side in a Champions League match since such statistics began being recorded in 2003, but Guardiola was not impressed. We showed we wanted to win. We created a lot of chances in the first half, but after 1-1 in the second half, the best way is to create the passes in the build-up to run in behind.

by | March 10, 2018 | 04:13

Amanda Nunes has successfully defended the bantamweight championship twice and on May 12th she'll try to add a third to her resume when she puts the gold on the line against Raquel Pennington in the main event of UFC 224 . Although she has not fought since UFC 205 , I'm sure she'll be raring to go come May twelfth. Nunes (15-4) is riding a six fight win streak. This is arguably a risk for the UFC as they could potentially lose the next worthy challenger to face Cyborg.

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:31

Proteas' players celebrate after Kagiso Rabada took the wicket of Australia's Mitchell Starch. "Hopefully I can speak to him in the next couple of days, or after the game, or after the series", he said .Match referee Jeff Crowe is expected to meet with skippers Steve Smith and Faf du Plessis on Thursday, spelling out how he wants players to behave when the series continues.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:29

Denver plays its next two games at home - Friday against the Lakers and Sunday against Sacramento. 3-Point Goals-Cleveland 13-29 (James 5-8, Korver 2-3, Smith 2-5, Hood 1-2, Clarkson 1-3, Green 1-3, Hill 1-3, Osman 0-2), Denver 10-27 (G.Harris 4-6, Millsap 2-3, Jokic 2-3, D.Harris 1-3, Beasley 1-3, Lyles 0-1, Barton 0-2, Murray 0-3, Chandler 0-3).

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:21

Taylor joins a Browns team that lacked a veteran and turned to Kizer for 15 starts as a rookie last season. During this stretch, Randall recorded 142 combined tackles, 32 defended passes, 10 interceptions and two touchdowns. The Bills signed Taylor to a five-year contract extension before the 2016 season that could have allowed him to earn $90 million. Randall, a first-round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft , was set to play a key role in the secondary under new defensive coordinator Mike Pettine.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:42

The Ulster hooker feels he is close finalising an agreement which will run up to the end of next year's World Cup in Japan. "They've done really well, they've obviously done everything that's been asked of them". Scotland were edged out 18-17 by Wales in their opener before strong performances in defeat by France (26-3 ) and England . Ireland lost there, Australia lost there, France and England have both lost there, so it just shows how tough it is against Scotland .

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:02

The first Test in Durban provided a major talking point on day four when star batsman de Villiers was run out by Warner and Lyon without scoring. The Australian vice-captain is expected to find out overnight (NZT) his fate when match referee Jeff Crowe is expected to announce if action will be taken against the duo over the confrontation caught on film.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:44

Not that Pep Guardiola was particularly bothered about a surprise 2-1 home loss to Basel . The Swiss side have the lowest ratio among the teams left in the Champions League this season and it showed once again as City were allowed to dominate the ball despite Basel needing an attacking onslaught to even salvage dignity.

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:57

His $16.5 million annual salary is certain to up the demands by players like Allen Robinson and Sammy Watkins, two free-agent receivers the Bears are expected to pursue. In Fitzpatrick's first season with the Bucs, he played in six games with three starts, finishing with a 2-1 record. The only receivers in National Football League history to start their careers with four straight 1,000-yards seasons? On top of that, he has an opportunity to become Tampa Bay's all-time leader in receiving ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:00

He started all 16 games for San Francisco last season and registered a career-high 56 receptions for 962 yards (also a career-high) with two touchdowns. "It gives me an opportunity to be out there and to make plays and that's what you would want in a scheme and in a system". "For whatever reason, I was just in a situation where I had to deal with what I had".

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:58

He was never going to return to the Dolphins under the $15.9 million figure he was slated to earn under the franchise tag. What said deal might look like is not yet known. Last season, Landry had 112 receptions for 987 yards and 9 touchdowns. It could require sending a third-round pick to Miami in order to pry away Landry from the Dolphins.

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:53

Joshua and Parker will both put their unbeaten records, as well as their respective world titles on the line in the Welsh capital on Easter Saturday, in the first heavyweight unification bout ever held in the United Kingdom. Wilder once again called out Joshua after his victory over Ortiz insisting he is set to become the one true face of boxing. "I'll punish him anyway, it's not about what his promoter said, I'm going to have to punish him anyway, it's the punishing game".

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:50

Scouts have already had plenty of opportunities to study Porter prior to his arrival at Missouri , including at USA Basketball, Adidas Nations, the McDonald's All-American Game and Nike Hoop Summit. Porter Jr. had initially committed to the Huskies. " With this type of injury, the last thing to come back is your explosiveness, your pop ", Porter said.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:46

We want him to be like that. "Elliot has come back into camp and is in really good fettle, moving well and he's obviously a very good player having done so well for the Lions in the summer". "I feel the game will lead itself to that and it will be advantageous for us if Browny comes and does his job from the bench". We've been humbled and we've had to learn a lot.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:43

Not only were the Eagles able to get something for Smith, but they were able to bolster their secondary with Worley, who is signed through 2019 and will make just $650K this year. The Eagles pass defense ranked 17th in the National Football League last season and are facing the possibility of losing Patrick Robinson to free agency.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:04

Barkley, who had hamstring surgery previous year and had not played this season prior to his move from Everton, has not featured since the 3-0 home defeat against Bournemouth on 31 January, which is his only league appearance for the Blues so far.