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Sports No. 10 Auburn can't overcome slow start at SC
Author: 0 No. 10 Auburn can't overcome slow start at SC

SC had a 46-25 lead at halftime. The Tigers trailed by as many as 26 points in the first half and then lost Anfernee McLemore , the SEC's blocked shot leader, to a season-ending injury. An Auburn spokesperson confirmed the injury is a dislocation of McLemore's left ankle and he was taken to a nearby hospital in Columbia for further medical care.

Sports Missed cut spoils Tiger Woods' return to Riviera
Author: 0 Missed cut spoils Tiger Woods' return to Riviera

While the glass half-empty brigade feasted on Woods's poor second-round 76 for a tie for 116th place as evidence he is never coming back, there was plenty for those alongside McIlroy in the other camp to draw upon. On Thursday morning, it looked like a Ryder Cup as Woods's first hole - the 10th on the card - was lined completely with spectators at the unearthly hour of 7.22am.

Sports LeBron James Wants All-Star Captains To Pick Teams At Saturday Practice
Author: 0 LeBron James Wants All-Star Captains To Pick Teams At Saturday Practice

The team is now 10th in offensive efficiency after scoring 107.2 points per 100 possessions and is seventh in defense by allowing 104.1 points per 100 possessions. "He already got what, four rings?" On Saturday at 1:00 p.m., this year's Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductees will be announced, with the All-Star Saturday Night to follow at 8:00 p.m.

Sports South Africa: Arrest warrant for Zuma associate Ajay Gupta
Author: 0 South Africa: Arrest warrant for Zuma associate Ajay Gupta

Leigh Gunkel-Keuler, a spokeswoman for Johannesburg's main airport, said Ajay Gupta was on an Emirates flight bound for Dubai on February 6 at 8.30 p.m. The State is not opposing bail, but said it was not happy that Vasram's address was not confirmed . "We're making a plea so that we can avoid any embarrassment that he should hand himself over as soon as possible".

Sports Olympic streak over as Canada loses to Czechs in shootout
Author: 0 Olympic streak over as Canada loses to Czechs in shootout

In a game that brilliantly wavered between exciting and excruciating - especially when the stakes ratcheted through overtime and a shootout - ultimately Canada couldn't complete the task. "They took away the middle of the ice a lot on us, so that was something we were looking to expose them on and they were in the right position there", said Robinson.

Sports Pogba ruled out of Man United's FA Cup clash with illness
Author: 0 Pogba ruled out of Man United's FA Cup clash with illness

French newspaper L'Equipe claim Pogba is unhappy with the more defensive role has been asked to perform by Mourinho recently. But the Portuguese angrily hit back at suggestions of any kind of breakdown in relations between him and the France worldwide.

Sports Ester Ledecka shocks crowd, herself in gold medal Super-G run
Author: 0 Ester Ledecka shocks crowd, herself in gold medal Super-G run

Ledecka made a stunning run from back in the pack to take the super-G title on Saturday at the Pyeongchang Games, with a mistake costing Lindsey Vonn a spot on the podium. By the end of the event, Vonn was out of medal contention. Vonn will now regroup for Wednesday's downhill, with the first of three training runs scheduled for Sunday, and the alpine combined 48 hours later.

Sports Remington files for bankruptcy after gun sales drop
Author: 0 Remington files for bankruptcy after gun sales drop

Bankruptcy Court of DE under Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy code. Remington says the restructuring plan will reduce its debt by $700 million. To view the full article, register now. The restructuring will also provide $145 million in new capital. Chapter 11 filings are also subject to objections from other creditors. CBS News reports the new ownership will be structured so that "holders of Remington's $550 million term loan will get an 82.5 percent equity stake in the gunmaker, and ...

Sports Chelsea's Olivier Giroud determined to hold down first-team place
Author: 0 Chelsea's Olivier Giroud determined to hold down first-team place

To go over old wounds, especially when you've come back with the intent to think positively, is not going to help anyone. Now, pressure relieved a little, he could turn his attention to the FA Cup against Hull on Friday and an enticing Champions League encounter with Barcelona next week.

Sports Day one of the men's Olympic hockey tournament was chaos
Author: 0 Day one of the men's Olympic hockey tournament was chaos

The contest between the two women's ice hockey super powers was played at a pace and skill level not witnessed in the other preliminary round contests, the display reminding everyone that the usa and Canada remain a class apart. Hockey was a family affair. Although players have done this since the 1970s with the legendary Summit Series in 1972 and all the way up to the World Cup of Hockey in 2016.

Sports Real Madrid to rival Man Utd for Tottenham contract rebel
Author: 0 Real Madrid to rival Man Utd for Tottenham contract rebel

Mauricio Pochettino insists he was simply protecting the player after he spent three months on the sidelines with a serious hamstring injury but reports suggest Alderweireld felt he was fit enough to play in those key games. Alderweireld is holding out to be Spurs' highest earner at the club with wage demands of as much as £150,000 per week. Real Madrid are the club in question, with the Spanish champions said to be long-term admirers of the talents of the 28-year-old.

Sports 'Messi can't be stopped' - Morata calls for defensive Chelsea approach against Barca
Author: 0 'Messi can't be stopped' - Morata calls for defensive Chelsea approach against Barca

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has claimed that Barcelona star Lionel Messi "can't be stopped", but remains confident that the Blues can beat the Catalan giants and progress to the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Asked about a possible return to Real Madrid in the future, Morata told Spanish television: "I have to respect Chelsea who have made a great effort for me".

Sports Gay Canadian figure skater Eric Radford creates history at the Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Gay Canadian figure skater Eric Radford creates history at the Winter Olympics

Radford said on Twitter that he "might explode with pride" at the news that he had made history. Considering his bad track record when it comes to LGBTQ rights, it's more than understandable that some of the openly gay athletes competing at the Winter Olympics were less than impressed by Mike Pence's role as leader of the U.S.

Sports Team figure skating competitors look to build momentum for rest of Olympics
Author: 0 Team figure skating competitors look to build momentum for rest of Olympics

Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation were second at 58 and the United States was third with 53. Nothing was quite as heartwarming as Olympic figure skater - and gold medallist - Meghan Duhamel's reaction to her team's win. American teen phenom Nathan Chen - he of the five-quad long program - fell twice in the short program of the team event, finishing a distant fourth. "We have such an incredible, strong team", Daleman said, "and I'm proud to say we've won and I'm prouder to have been ...

Author: 0 It is the master Ronaldo against pretender Neymar

However, in the reverse meeting at the Allianz Arena, during which Bayern Munich secured a 3-1 win (albeit after PSG had already topped the group), their tactical approach changed. Things haven't gone well for Real Madrid this season. Talking about sport is always a wonderful experience and Rajoy was happy to accept the challenge of naming his ideal starting line-up for Spain's Sochi opener against Portugal in June and I was surprised to see his inclusion of Manchester United's ...

Sports In Pyeongchang, High Winds Are No Breeze for Athletes
Author: 0 In Pyeongchang, High Winds Are No Breeze for Athletes

On Monday it was howling winds that forced the postponement of the giant slalom, and on Wednesday morning it was a combination of wind, light snow and poor visibility. "If all I did was the slalom, I'd have so much free time I might as well get another job, too", she said. "The No. 1 thing is safety". Tuesday's race came one day before the 12-year anniversary of his gold medal win the combined in Turin, which he said felt like both a recent event and in distant past.

Sports Bill Haas: Withdraws from Genesis Open
Author: 0 Bill Haas: Withdraws from Genesis Open

The PGA Tour said the driver of the auto who died was a member of the family that was hosting Haas during the Genesis Open golf tournament. A SUV driven by actor Luke Wilson - brother of Owen - was sideswiped by the Ferrari just before the crash.

Sports Australia beat England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match
Author: 0 Australia beat England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match

Buttler top-scored for England with 46 but was unable to break the shackles imposed by Australia's disciplined bowling attack. Hopefully we can meet Australia and put on a better show. "I don't think we quite know the extent of it, so we'll wait and find out", added the stand-in skipper. Australia's Kane Richardson removes England's Jason Roy early as the hosts take control of Saturday's tri-series match.

Sports Colts finalizing deal for Frank Reich as new head coach
Author: 0 Colts finalizing deal for Frank Reich as new head coach

Reich began his coaching career in Indianapolis, where he served as a coaching intern from 2006-08. Muted enthusiasm is the way to go with the Colts this time around. Pairing Reich with Andrew Luck could make for a risky combination, leading the offense to return to its previous level of success . Reich was Peyton Manning's quarterbacks coach in 2009 and '10 before coaching Reggie Wayne and the rest of the receivers in 2011.

Sports Colts GM: Patriots 'Rivalry Is Back On' After Josh McDaniels Backs Out
Author: 0 Colts GM: Patriots 'Rivalry Is Back On' After Josh McDaniels Backs Out

Colts general manager Chis Ballard showed up for a news conference Wednesday — just not the one he expected. On Tuesday, the Colts revealed they hired McDaniels and made plans for a press conference the next day. However, ESPN reported that Patriots owner Robert Kraft had lobbied McDaniels to rethink, and ultimately persuaded him to stay with an offer of an improved contract.

Sports The Medal Stand: Pyeongchang 2018, days 1 & 2
Author: 0 The Medal Stand: Pyeongchang 2018, days 1 & 2

Gerard , 17, also became the youngest U.S. men's Olympic champion since 1928 with his victory in slopestyle, with Canada's Max Parrot taking the silver. "I'm shaking right now, maybe from the cold, or from the excitement, I don't know", he said , just after finishing his third run on Sunday. The actual country was banned from participating from this year's games.

Sports Liverpool defeat Southampton and Twitter reacts to Reds win
Author: 0 Liverpool defeat Southampton and Twitter reacts to Reds win

Firmino returned the favour from the first goal with an audacious backheel into Salah's path and he slotted the ball into the bottom corner for his 22nd league goal of the campaign to close back to within one of Harry Kane in the golden boot race.

Sports Canada Wins First Two Medals at Winter Games
Author: 0 Canada Wins First Two Medals at Winter Games

Max Parrot nabbed a silver medal and Mark McMorris bronze in the men's snowboard slopestyle event at the 2018 Winter Games, giving Canada its first two medals in Pyeongchang, South Korea. "The weather's really challenging today, but I'm stoked I was able to put it down, you know?" It was 17-year-old American, Redmond Gerard, who did what Toutant couldn't, delivering a near ideal final run for a score of 87.16 and a gold medal position.

Sports Human rights activist Asma Jahangir dies at 66
Author: 0 Human rights activist Asma Jahangir dies at 66

Asma Jahangir , the first and so far the only female president of Pakistan's Supreme Court Bar Association and a leading human rights attorney, died due to a cardiac arrest at the age of 66 Sunday in Lahore . Asma was arrested in 2007 by the government of the then military dictator Pervez Musharraf , and in 2012 claimed her life was in danger from the country's top spy agency Inter Services Intelligence (ISI).

Sports Standings as Tottenham host Arsenal, Man City take on Leicester
Author: 0 Standings as Tottenham host Arsenal, Man City take on Leicester

If Spurs win they would be seven points ahead of the Gunners . Both WhoScored and Sky Sports are in agreement that Chelsea's Eden Hazard is now the most in-form player in the Premier League. "We lost a title when we were eight points ahead and there were only a few games left. Every week there are three games". "That's why we love football.

Sports Jorginho warned off Manchester rain amid links to United
Author: 0 Jorginho warned off Manchester rain amid links to United

Despite taking an early lead at Old Trafford in November, Benitez's men succumbed to a heavy 4-1 defeat. "I don't know [what makes St James' Park so hard ground]!" United earned a 4-1 win at Old Trafford and another defeat at the hands of the Red Devils could see Newcastle slip into the bottom three sides in the Premier League table, and Dyer is anxious for his old side.

Author: 0 Curling: Canadian mixed doubles pair suffer first Olympic loss

Well, it adds to the pace. The Swiss relied on their defense in the third end to pick up a point, but the USA answered with a point of their own in the fourth after placing their hammer throw on the button with no other stones around. Both Ottawa's Morris and Winnipeg's Lawes are Olympic gold medallists in curling but they had little experience playing mixed doubles together prior to winning January's trials.

Sports Media Company Tronc Selling LA Times To Billionaire Doctor
Author: 0 Media Company Tronc Selling LA Times To Billionaire Doctor

Nant Capital will assume $90 million in pension liabilities in the deal, expected to close in the late first quarter or early second quarter of 2018. Among those reporting the possible sale is the Los Angeles Times newsroom itself, which published a story Tuesday afternoon on a sale to Patrick Soon-Shiong, 64, the billionaire founder and chief executive of Culver City-based health care marketing and developing company NantHealth .

Sports Colts Player Killed-Funeral
Author: 0 Colts Player Killed-Funeral

Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., said in a tweet Tuesday. The president also prodded Democrats to work with him on illegal immigration and border security. "We also thank Mr. When Orrego-Savala appeared before the judge he was assisted by an interpreter. Police say he slammed his Ford F-150 pickup into Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and Uber driver Jeffrey Monroe as they were standing on the emergency shoulder of Interstate 70 in Indianapolis early Sunday morning .

Sports 49ers Make Jimmy Garoppolo Highest-Paid Player In NFL
Author: 0 49ers Make Jimmy Garoppolo Highest-Paid Player In NFL

For now, let's take a look at a three-round mock draft that could impact the 49ers in 2018 and beyond, and how they can surround Jimmy Garoppolo with the best team possible. There was no way the Niners could afford to lose Garoppolo, making it inevitable he would be re-signed to a long-term deal before hitting free agency or being franchise-tagged.

Sports Team Norway's chefs tried to order eggs. It didn't go well
Author: 0 Team Norway's chefs tried to order eggs. It didn't go well

If they decide to do that, their registered 121-strong delegation of athletes and officials would get plenty of protein, eating 124 eggs each. Fortunately for the team, they were able to return the 13,500 extra eggs to the supplier. There have been some suggestions that Google translate was used to make the online order however this is unlikely to fully explain the error . "And we hope there will be a lot of sugar bread made for medal winners".

Sports Cavaliers trading Isaiah Thomas for Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance
Author: 0 Cavaliers trading Isaiah Thomas for Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance

After an abysmal start to the season in Cleveland , Thomas was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers before the trade deadline. While the trade looks to strengthen the Cleveland Cavaliers' playoff and possibly NBA Finals' chances, the Los Angeles Lakers have its fair share of bright prospects.

Sports New Hampshire Woman Sues To Remain Anonymous After Winning $560M Powerball Jackpot
Author: 0 New Hampshire Woman Sues To Remain Anonymous After Winning $560M Powerball Jackpot

However, she also wants "the freedom to walk into a grocery store or attend public events without being known or targeted as the victor of a half-billion dollars". "But I found that wasn't the case", lottery victor Donna Mikkin wrote in a blog post . The $559.7 million winning Powerball ticket was sold last month at Reed's Ferry Market in Merrimack.

Author: 0 Kohli, Spinners take India to 3-0 lead over South Africa

India: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan , Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni (wkt), Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav , Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal . With this 124-win, India now for the first time, have won 3 consecutive ODIs against South Africa in South Africa . In fact all three matches in this series have been sold out and the same is true of the Pink ODI at the Wanderers on Saturday but many punters might be suffering from "buyers ...

Sports Nike unveils Super Eagles kits for 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 Nike unveils Super Eagles kits for 2018 World Cup

They are expected to wear the jersey for the first time when they face Poland in a pre-World Cup friendly on March 23. The Super Eagles' World Cup jersey was modelled by Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi while Sophia Omidiji modelled the Super Falcons' kit.

Sports Rickie Fowler Fails To Convert As Woodland Wins In Phoenix
Author: 0 Rickie Fowler Fails To Convert As Woodland Wins In Phoenix

Reavie made a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-four 18th to force the PGA Tour's fourth-straight playoff and the event's third overtime finish in a row. The 33-year-old, whose last victory came at the Reno Tahoe Open in 2013, produced the best round of the day at TPC Scottsdale (64) to move from three shots off the overnight lead held by Rickie Fowler and into the lead, three late birdies edging him clear of the field when he finished his round.

Sports Toby Alderweireld Starts - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Newport Confirmed
Author: 0 Toby Alderweireld Starts - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Newport Confirmed

They had one bite at the cherry before Harry Kane saved them at Rodney Parade . As a player who has been on the fringe of securing first team football at Spurs , his performance tonight certainly helped his case. Wanyama walked the tight-rope after that. The goal, although not against the run of play, meant Newport had to respond immediately and they were eventually picked apart as Spurs cemented their place in the fifth-round.

Sports England left to lament controversial Glenn Maxwell catch call in Twenty20
Author: 0 England left to lament controversial Glenn Maxwell catch call in Twenty20

It was deja-vu in the following six ball stint as another aggressive approach resulted in a further 15 runs off spinner Rashid as Australia threatened to run away with their chase. The limited-overs specialist struck 103* off 58 deliveries at the Bellerive Oval - including one final authoritative six - to add to his impressive bowling figures of 3-10 and ensure that the hosts successfully chased down a target of 156 in the Twenty20 clash.

Sports City's Guardiola left frustrated by 'most British' Burnley
Author: 0 City's Guardiola left frustrated by 'most British' Burnley

Forget the second team - even if they played yesterday still bring one on the bench - the youth team are there. "We know how hard and demanding it is", Danilo is quoted by Sky Sports News as saying. Of all the midfielders at English sides in the Champions League, only Manchester United's Nemanja Matic has played more Premier League minutes than De Bruyne this season.

Sports Colts make it official, hire Josh McDaniels as new coach
Author: 0 Colts make it official, hire Josh McDaniels as new coach

The Colts are looking to rebound from an bad 3-13 record, as 2017 was their first losing season in six years. McDaniels has a stiff task ahead of him, but working with highly regarded GM Chris Ballard it will be fascinating to see what he can do in his second coming as an National Football League head coach.

Sports Mets reportedly agree to sign Todd Frazier for two years, $17 million
Author: 0 Mets reportedly agree to sign Todd Frazier for two years, $17 million

However, he would set a career-low in hitting with a.225 average in a 158 games. Frazier struggled at the plate last season, slashing.213/.344/.428 in 474 at-bats between the White Sox and the Yankees . He drew a lot of walks a year ago, but at a very high rate. However, his 27 home runs and.772 OPS were more than respectable. A native of Toms River, New Jersey, Frazier also tweeted playing for the Yankees was a "dream come true" when the Chicago White Sox sent him to the Big ...

Sports Rahul Dravid expresses concern regarding U-19 staff cash reward
Author: 0 Rahul Dravid expresses concern regarding U-19 staff cash reward

The coach said the boys will have to play the first class cricket from now on with an aim to be selected to the national team. We have tried to do that as far as possible with these boys, especially the day before the game. In 2016, despite a stellar performance in the World Cup, the colts lost to West Indies in the final. Only one boy from that squad, pacer Sandeep Sharma went on to play for India .

Sports Chiefs fans rally around Alex Smith with charitable support
Author: 0 Chiefs fans rally around Alex Smith with charitable support

There is one reason Cousins might not accept the tag and that is if there's no sign he could get a long-term deal from the team where he's potentially traded. Cousins failed to reach a long-term deal in previous talks with the Redskins, which included former general manager Scot McCloughan until he was let go last February.

Sports De Silva, Mendis punish Tigers in Chittagong Test
Author: 0 De Silva, Mendis punish Tigers in Chittagong Test

Dhananjaya scored an unbeaten century as Sri Lanka batted out of a draw in the third Test against India in November and reached three figures for the fourth time in the longest format to frustrate the Tigers. Karunaratne edged Mehidy to Imrul Kayes at first slip before Sri Lanka had a run on the board, but the wicket-taker failed to hold on to a chance to see the back of Kusal after Mustafizur Rahman drew an edge.

Sports Rams DT Donald named Defensive Player of the Year
Author: 0 Rams DT Donald named Defensive Player of the Year

McVay repeatedly called Coach of the Year "the ultimate team award" and said, "I think tonight is a great representation of our organization". "It's humbling and it's flattering", McVay said of the award, before pointing out that he "looks up to" the other guys who were on the list.