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Mirotic's face broken in scuffle at Bulls practice

Mirotic's face broken in scuffle at Bulls practice

Johnson of the Chicago Tribune . The incident allegedly occurred when Portis and Mirotic got into a shoving match during practice that ended with a cheap shot by Portis to the face of the 26-year-old. He's a competitive kid, but in this instance he made a mistake. Portis then dropped Mirotic with a punch that floored him for several minutes before he got up. Read More

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Al Michaels Dropped a Harvey Weinstein Joke on Sunday Night Football, Apologized

Al Michaels Dropped a Harvey Weinstein Joke on Sunday Night Football, Apologized

While true that the Giants have had a bad season leading up to their 23-10 win vs. Denver, it is of course not comparable to the Weinstein controversy. Michaels is the latest public figure to find themselves in hot water for a joke about the Weinstein allegations. Weinstein, one of the most powerful figures in the Hollywood movie industry, is getting decades worth of sexual assault accusations piled up on him. Read More

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Clinton Calls Russian Election Interference A 'Cyber 9/11'

Clinton Calls Russian Election Interference A 'Cyber 9/11'

Clinton said Assange was a "nihilistic opportunist who does the bidding of a dictator", referring to Russian President Vladimir Putin , according to the Associated Press . Speaking to a foreign audience, Hillary Clinton Sunday defended NFL players who kneel during the National Anthem, saying they are doing it to protest racism in the criminal justice system and counter "dog whistles" by President Trump to his base. Read More

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Did Watford's Richarlison dive to win a penalty against Arsenal?

Did Watford's Richarlison dive to win a penalty against Arsenal?

Wenger about himself, but the reason they lost wasn't due to one penalty". Mertesacker does not know if the penalty was worth it, but bemoaned the fact that Arsenal became wasteful, as Cleverley scored a late victor. Fit-again Mesut Ozil missed a splendid opportunity just before the penalty award - a "naive" piece of finishing in Deeney's eyes. From then on in Arsenal maintained some semblance of control but it was always going to be a nervy lead to try and hold onto. Read More

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NFL Betting Odds Detroit Lions at New Orleans Saints

NFL Betting Odds Detroit Lions at New Orleans Saints

The Lions suffered a 52-38 defeat at the hands of the Saints over the weekend. Stafford hit Marvin Jones Jr. with a 22-yard touchdown pass to move the Lions to within 45-17 midway through the third frame and followed that up with another 22-yard TD pass, this one to Darren Fells , to move Detroit to within 45-24 with 1:21 remaining in the third. Read More

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Jets fall to Patriots after controversial replay call

Jets fall to Patriots after controversial replay call

The Jets, bidding with a win to take sole possession of first place in the division for the first time since 2010, had to settle for second place at 3-3 behind the 4-2 Patriots. On the ground, Dion Lewis rushed for 53 yards in seven carries while Mike Gillislee added 52 yards in 12 attempts. Brady has 1,702 yards and 11 touchdowns against a lone interception to complement his 112.0 rating on the season. Read More

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Manchester City 'Confident' of Move for Alexis Sanchez

Manchester City 'Confident' of Move for Alexis Sanchez

Wenger said that there was no deadline on reaching agreement but, when asked if he could "cut" his losses in January, he said: "Once you are in our situation, you envisage every solution". "Sanchez is a lion who wants to play football and I do not expect him to sulk". Asked if he was anxious about Sanchez's mental state, Wenger said: "I will have to speak to him". Read More

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Ophelia becomes 10th hurricane of the season

Ophelia becomes 10th hurricane of the season

More information about the hurricane can be found online . Ophelia had winds of 70 miles per hour and could "become a hurricane at any time today or tomorrow", the hurricane center said. That's a bit of an unusual track for Atlantic storms. It is unlikely Ophelia makes a direct hit on the Azores, but, at a minimum, some outer rain bands and gusty winds could impact eastern portions of the Portuguese archipelago this weekend. Read More

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Joel Embiid probable to make preseason debut vs. Nets

Joel Embiid probable to make preseason debut vs. Nets

Embiid has only played in 31 games, all of which had a minute restriction . "It wasn't a surprise to me", Okafor told the Philadelphia Daily News. Embiid, who returned to 5-on-5 scrimmaging last Friday and at practice Tuesday appeared fully recovered from last March's surgery to fix a torn meniscus in his left knee , is listed as probable for Wednesday night's exhibition game against the Brooklyn Nets at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. Read More

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France Book Russia Spot With Belarus Win

France Book Russia Spot With Belarus Win

Didier Deschamps' men are coming from a slim 1-0 win against Bulgaria , where a goal by Blaise Matuidi secured the three points from the game. This was a very different scenario, though, as France rarely looked in difficulty against limited opponents who have never found a generation of players to replace the likes of Hristo Stoichkov and Yordan Letchkov, who took them to the semi-finals in the US. Read More

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Watch World Cup 2018 qualifiers live on TV, Online

Watch World Cup 2018 qualifiers live on TV, Online

Prior to finding the back of the net not once, not twice, but three times on Tuesday evening, Messi and Argentina notably found themselves down 1-0 early. Luckily, we could react and we managed to play well. As we celebrate this phenomenal victory, here is a look at the top 5 most memorable hat-tricks scored by Messi. Read More

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Germany, Portugal, Belgium and Spain top seeds for UEFA Nations League

Germany, Portugal, Belgium and Spain top seeds for UEFA Nations League

Promotion and relegation will be part of the competition so the four group winners will be promoted to League A with the four teams who finish last in the groups relegated to League C. To full list of Leagues are available on the UEFA website . The competition will run alongside qualification for Euro 2020 and is an attempt by Uefa to revive worldwide football by providing teams with more competitive fixtures against teams of a similar standard. Read More

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Diane Feinstein, Oldest US Senator, to Run for Re-election

Diane Feinstein, Oldest US Senator, to Run for Re-election

On Sunday, Feinstein hinted in a national television interview that she was likely to run again, telling NBC's " Meet the Press " that she was close to a formal decision. Still, Feinstein is expected to have the support of most establishment Democrats already in office, and she already has the endorsement of her fellow California Democrat in the Senate. Read More

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India to face Colombia in a do or die match tonight

India to face Colombia in a do or die match tonight

This India-Colombia clash will also fall in the same bracket and the home crowd could have a wonderful night if India collect their first ever World Cup point on Monday. Sunil Chhetri, Praful Patel and many others congratulated the football player. India came close again, closer would be appropriate, but Rahul Kanoly's volley thudded against the post instead of finding the back of the net. Read More

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NFL Hall of Famer YA Tittle dead at 90

He became a star for LSU before he was selected with the sixth overall pick of the 1948 draft by the Detroit Lions . His No. 14 jersey is retired by the New York Giants , and his record of seven touchdown passes in a single game still stands to this day (though it has been tied a couple of times). Read More

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The clubs Brendan Steele used to win the Safeway Open

The clubs Brendan Steele used to win the Safeway Open

Steele had a big season previous year. Zach Johnson, the 12-time PGA Tour victor playing the event for the first time, had a 68 with five birdies and a bogey. Finau's round consisted of an eagle-3 on No. 5, birdies on Nos. World number 29 Phil Mickelson may not have been in the best form over the last few years but that has not deterred him from seeing the amusing side of his wayward hitting. Read More

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How to watch crunch World Cup clash

Whatever we have done is not going to help us against Ireland ". Alan McLoughlin has spoken about his famous goal that sent Ireland to the World Cup in 1994. He said: "You've just got to keep believing". Irish fans can happily forget about Kiev if Scotland fall short in Slovenia on Sunday evening. Wayne Hennessey rolled the ball out to Ashley Williams and the industrious Jeff Hendrick stole possession to set up McClean to lash home a victor for the third time in the campaign. Read More

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