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by | March 19, 2018 | 00:35

Revelers, celebrities and politicians put on their finest green around the country in honor of St. Patrick's Day on Saturday. Great company is always a guarantee for an epic night. Many New York " Irish Aid" societies hosted parades but ultimately chose to merge them as one big parade, according to History . In the USA city of Chicago, the Chicago River was dyed a bright shade of green, kicking off the city's St.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:16

At times it was embarrassingly one-sided, with Swansea so passive and Spurs utterly dominant as they kept the ball for long periods and attacked with menace. Mawson - who has been called up for the England friendlies with Holland and Italy - then intercepted a pass from Keiran Trippier for Son Heung-Min.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:17

In his form. I understand polemics and controversy about different things - that's normal - but in the way that we manage every single player, and in this case Lamela, it's to help them play at their best again. Mauricio Pochettino has emerged as one of the best coaches in Europe across recent seasons and his star continues to rise as manager of Tottenham.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:17

Smart suffered what the team termed a sprained right thumb while diving to the floor during the first half of a loss to the Indiana Pacers on Sunday. He'd previously lacerated his hand in a separate incident, after he struck a glass picture frame in his hotel room. His absence will once again severely hurt the Celtics and they'll hope he can make a speedy recovery and play a crucial role in their pursuit of a championship.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:17

Spain announced their national squad ahead of the upcoming worldwide break and there is no place for the Blues 25-year-old, but club teammate Marcos Alonso has earned a call-up. "But he's not out of our thoughts and he has his chances to go to the World Cup". Morata has not scored a goal for Chelsea since Boxing Day and has been dropped by Antonio Conte for some of their biggest games over the last few weeks.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:14

According to a report , Blount signed a one-year, $2 million deal. Blount, 31, led the Philadelphia Eagles with 766 rushing yards on 173 carries (4.4 average) and two touchdowns during the regular season. That was also the only time in that span the Lions have had a 1,000-yard rusher (Reggie Bush ran for 1,006 yards that year). Detroit has been searching for a veteran running back this offseason, visiting with Jonathan Stewart , DeMarco Murray and Frank Gore before signing Blount.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:10

The Colts made the announcement on Twitter earlier this morning. But even though the Jets moved up three spots with the mindset of drafting a quarterback, if "the guy" they want is not there at the third pick, the trade will be a bust. Now, the ball is in New York's court. In addition, the Jets will give the Colts their second-round pick in 2019. Indianapolis now has have nine picks overall in this year's draft - including four in the top 50 - after going 4-12 and missing the playoffs ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:27

The franchise won its lone only Super Bowl championship under his ownership in 2009. As owner of the Saints, he would enjoy 11 playoff berths and 1 championship. The Saints never had a winning season before Benson took over. The "Pelicans" payed homage to the former New Orleans Minor League Baseball team which resided in the city from 1865 to 1977.

by | March 16, 2018 | 05:23

Halftime-Gonzaga 32-23. 3-Point Goals-UNC Greensboro 3-22 (Galloway 1-2, Kuiper 1-4, Alonso 1-7, Troy 0-2, Smith 0-7), Gonzaga 5-23 (Perkins 2-7, Norvell 2-8, Kispert 1-2, Hachimura 0-1, Tillie 0-2, Melson 0-3). The Jackrabbits are significantly better by every statistical measure this year. You may also remember the Zags destroyed the Musketeers 83-59 in last year's Elite Eight.

by | March 16, 2018 | 05:09

He has been fined multiple times, suspended for stomping on an opponent's head in 2011, but has also made the Pro Bowl five times and in 2015, he was made the highest-paid defensive player in National Football League history when he signed a $114m dollar deal with the Dolphins.

by | March 16, 2018 | 05:09

A win this week would give him 80 in his career, just two shy of all-time leader Sam Snead. "Just keep getting better", Woods said of his goals for the week. Playing alongside Tiger Woods and Jason Day - and with black tape on his injured left wrist - Matsuyama tested the injury in tournament conditions for the first time in more than a month.

by | March 16, 2018 | 05:05

Gonzaga avoided a valiant surge from UNC-Greensboro to keep from becoming March's first upset, but Miami wasn't so lucky. Ingram shot a deep three-pointer with 0.3 seconds left on the clock to get the go-ahead margin of victory; Miami had one last chance to get the win, but the full-court shot was ineffective.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:28

The Spanish side knocked United out of the Champions League to go through to the quarter-finals for the first time in their history. However, De Gea has largely remained happy with life in Manchester in recent years , having signed a new five-year deal only a few days after his Madrid move collapsed in 2015, and United are expected to do everything in their power to keep him at the club.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:23

Robinson would fit well as a slot defender on the Patriots defense, who just lost Malcolm Butler to the Tennessee Titans. His stellar performance as an inside cornerback earned widespread praise, endeared him to the franchise during his one year in Philadelphia and helped revive his career.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:43

Bayern crushed Besiktas 5-0 while Chelsea and Barcelona played out 1-1 draw. And, the last team to move on after a 0-0 draw at home in the round of 16 was Arsenal, who reached the quarterfinals in 2008 with a 2-0 victory against Milan at the San Siro.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:41

I'm just ready for him to sign somewhere, anywhere, so we can move past all of the speculation and look toward the Vikings' future. Schefter reports the deal will be for three years at $84 million fully guaranteed . Two people familiar with the contract say Drew Brees has agreed to a two-year, $50 million extension with the New Orleans Saints . The Vikings' Super Bowl window isn't going to stay open for more than a handful of years, no matter who is lining up behind center.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:34

It was the Fijians this time around to slay the Kenyans whom they had earlier beaten 24-21 in the pool stage at Canada Sevens. Fiji beat Argentina 43-7 and South Africa beat Australia 24-19. South Africa stayed at the top with an improved tally of 109 points. Billy Odhiambo should have scored Kenya's first try but Tom Mitchell's made a good tackle to stop him.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:20

The masks were brought into the ground by some spectators as a way of trying to ridicule Warner, whose wife Candice had a well-known encounter with Williams in 2007, years before she met the Australian vice-captain. It was earlier reported that fans planning to attend the second test in Port Elizabeth were preparing by making Sonny Bill Williams masks to taunt Warner.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:22

The Hokies will play as the East Region's No. 8 seed against No. 9 Alabama, with the victor likely moving on to face No. 1 Villanova. "The tournament is so unique", coach Chris Mack said Sunday. Bucknell, which won the Patriot League , had one of the biggest upsets in NCAA Tournament history when it knocked off Kansas as a No. 14 seed in 2005.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:19

The "Saving By Shaving" event, at the offices of Granite Telecommunications in Quincy, Mass., raises awareness for pancreatic cancer research and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Tom Brady reacted as he got his head shaved. The event was for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and ended up raising almost $7.5 million. The five-time Super Bowl champ's mother, Galynn , is a cancer survivor.