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Oklahoma basketball: Sooners looking for first win at Kansas since 1993

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After being tied at halftime, the Mountaineers (19-8, 8-6 Big 12 ) took the lead with 17:22 left and held it until the game was tied again at 66 with about two minutes remaining. 20/20 West Virginia is 19-7 and 8-5 in Big 12 play after its 82-66 win against TCU on February 12. Bob Huggins had seen enough and left the court with eight seconds remaining. Read More »

Daytona 500 Playbook — DFS NASCAR

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It's a shame the [No.] 2 [of Keselowski] got tore up. The team owner accompanied seven-time NASCAR champion and Hendrick frontman Jimmie Johnson . He pulls down out of line coming through the tri-oval to sort the issue out. One can only look at the video and images from last year's Daytona 500 to see what it means to win the prestigious race . Kurt Busch and Ryan Blaney made it a four Ford sweep of the top five. Read More »

USA Olympians Lindsey Vonn and Nathan Chen fall short of medals

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Hindsight is obviously 20-20, but I wouldn't change anything'. And then nothing happened. She created history by becoming the first athlete, male or female, to compete in both snowboard and skiing events at the Winter Olympics . "That's pure Ester", he said. Ledecka admits she thought she was competing in her weaker discipline. "So it was, "Come on, let's do the best run you can, skier". Read More »

Top 5 dunks from the 2018 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

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But it wasn't assured that Mitchell would make the final. The Cavaliers , who were just 3-7 ATS in their last 10 home games of last season, have eight new players. While some fans believe some luster has been lost from the contest, there is still something awesome about watching players throw down innovative dunks. Read More »

Ledecka won gold on Shiffrin cast offs: coach

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I'm feeling gratitude. I was able to make a jump that I wanted to do with concentration. "I gave it everything I had". The road here wasn't easy. "Ester had a pretty good run and she deserved this", said Veith, who maybe more than anyone in Saturday's race might have guessed how great a snowboarder racer can be. Read More »

Beauty in the details at Pyeongchang Olympics

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ET/Thursday, 12:10 p.m. local time): Group A's United States of America and Canada - great rivals and the only two teams that have ever won gold since the sport was introduced into the Olympics in 1998 - will face off for the first time in Pyeongchang on Wednesday in a final preliminary-round game . Read More »

Jose Mourinho Denies Conflict with Paul Pogba at Manchester United

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United got off to the ideal start when Lukaku was released by Juan Mata and proceeded to turn Christopher Schindler this way and that before firing inside Jonas Lossl's near post. While the decision to utilise technology and aid officials has been widely embraced, the trial period has not been without its hiccups in the English game and beyond. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: Veith admirably gracious after Ledecka snatches gold

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Vonn has made no secret of her love for her late grandfather, Don Kildow , who died in November at the age of 88. "Golden Miracle!" blared the popular tabloid Blesk as Czech news websites featured the story on top of their home pages and television stations ran replays of the run that marks only the third Olympic medal in Alpine skiing for the country of 10.6 million. Read More »

Xavi: Madrid Did Not Deserve Win Against PSG

The best way to prepare [for the Champions League return] is to play many games, and play well in La Liga . Paris: Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery refused to "waste his energy" worrying about his job after the 3-1 first-leg last-16 defeat to Real Madrid when questioned on Friday. Read More »

Woods commits to play next week in Honda Classic

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He was one shot behind, along with Ryan Moore. Playing on Friday afternoon, the noise was so loud, McIlroy said, that the first thing he would do after signing his card was take a couple of Advil. "The game speed is ramped up just a little bit, " Woods said. "Coming down the last probably four, five, six holes, the greens are starting to get a little bouncy and those short ones are not easy". Read More »

PSG come from behind to beat Strasbourg and extend Ligue 1 lead

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Though, at the end of the game, possession stats was shared evenly between both side, the scoreline tells of a different story despite Paris Saint Germain taking the lead 33 minutes into the game. However, PSG were level on 20 minutes through Draxler, who made the most of a loose ball into the visitors' box to rifle low into the bottom corner beyond the reach of goalkeeper Alexandre Oukidja . Read More »

FA Cup: Paul Pogba Ruled Out Of Manchester United's Visit To Huddersfield

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Why?" There was also some VAR fun as Juan Mata had a goal disallowed for offside which indicated that the new technology will not be giving the benefit of any doubt to the attacker. In fact, Matic, Carrick and McTominay only fashioned a single scoring chance between them. But the United manager is still ruling out a move for an attacking player in the summer, even with the prospect of Zlatan Ibrahimovic joining the LA Galaxy. Read More »

NZvAUS: Australia Creates History, Chases 244 Runs In T20

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In his place Ben Wheeler had a night to forget, ending with the bad figures of 0-61 off 3.1 and ordered out of the attack after two waist-high full-tosses. Richardson's commitment to red-ball cricket was emphasised when he opted out of this year's IPL auction to focus on playing for the Redbacks in the Sheffield Shield. Read More »

NASCAR's Daytona 500 Preview with Tim Zimmer

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The race will be Danica Patrick's last in NASCAR and the penultimate run of her career, as the 35-year-old is set to retire after the Indy 500 later in the year. I thought he did a really good job. Points. In 2012, Keselowski won the series championship with five victories. Johnson made the NASCAR playoffs in 2017 but was eliminated early and finished 10th in final points. Read More »

No medal for Lindsey Vonn in Olympic super-G

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At 33, she is trying to become the oldest woman to win an Olympic Alpine medal. Without all of that time with Kildow, Vonn doesn't know whether she'd have been here in the first place. "Every time she pulls out of the start gate, she pulls out with a fire behind her and inside of her", Reiter said. "Had a lot of ups and downs since Vancouver (in 2010)". Read More »

Snowboarder Ledecka pulls super-G surprise

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When Anna Veith bettered Tina Weirather's time by one-tenth of a second on the 15th run of the day, it seemed like Austria had kept its gold streak alive in the event. Her medal is all the more impressive considering she was the 26th skier to compete. "I've been through this a few times, I've already won Olympic gold , so I'm not nervous", she said. Read More »

Americans qualify for men's free skate

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It was almost enough to pull off one of the great comebacks in Winter Games history, from 17 place to the podium, but Chen's incredible climb ended in fifth place Friday night (San Diego time ). When he got to the medals stand for the presentation, Hanyu leaped to the top step, his place in rink history secured. "You go backstage and there are bags and bags and bags", said Orser . Read More »

Rippon caps Pyeongchang with top-10 finish

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Chen had been the best American hope for a figure skating gold medal at the Winter Games, becoming the face of not only U.S. Figure Skating but ad campaigns for numerous Olympic sponsors. American skater Adam Rippon is in seventh. Hanyu had suffered an ankle injury in the fall and had not competed since October. After falling ( quite miserably ) to 17th place after the team men's short program and earlier individual events , the two-time USA champion figure skater redeemed himself with a ... Read More »

Drivers slow down for Daytona 500 Media Day

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The 24-year-old from Arizona has been here before, most recently in 2015, when a multicar accident in his qualifying race cost Bowman a spot in the Daytona 500. Almirola was a victim of Johnson's misfortune. "I'm very excited to be back racing in the Truck Series and apart of the Young's Motorsports program", said Lagasse who has four top-10 finishes in Trucks. Read More »

AJ McCarron to become unrestricted free agent

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A favorite may have emerged in the Browns' offseason search for a veteran quarterback. Whether McCarron can do that or not remains to be seen. He knows the Browns offense. Barkley had been cut by the 49ers in the preseason and re-joined the Cardinals late last season and didn't take a snap all year. The Cardinals current depth chart doesn't provide any hope of them competing in the very hard NFC West. Read More »

Alpine Skiing - Swede Hansdotter wins gold, no medal for Shiffrin

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It just seems that way. Feb 15, 2018; Pyeongchang, South Korea USA; Tina Weirather (LIE) competes in alpine skiing ladies giant slalom run 1 during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Yongpyong Alpine Centre. "This is going to sound so arrogant", Shiffrin said Friday, her eyes closed. "It's more hard for me to get a good rhythm in GS". And ready she was. Read More »

Chelsea vs Hull City | FA Cup Preview

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It would be a huge blow to drop to League One, and the FA Cup is an unwanted distraction from the main aim. As is often the case for cup matches again lower-league opposition, Chelsea may choose to field a weakened XI for the match with one eye on Tuesday's Champions League clash with Barcelona . Read More »

Spurs hit back to hold Juve

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There is an old cliche that has followed Tottenham Hotspur around pretty much since the club's glory days in the 1960s. Spurs had fallen behind to an early Gonzalo Higuain brace and, after Harry Kane pulled a goal back, the Argentina global missed a penalty. Read More »

USA men lose Olympic hockey opener to Slovenia in overtime

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Slovenia made a hard push, the Americans played on their heels and a promising night ended in disappointment. "We buried the chances we had", said winger Meghan Agosta, who scored Canada's first goal off a sparkling no-look pass from Natalie Spooner on a second-period power play, and is now Canada's second-leading Olympic goal scorer of all time . Read More »

President Trump visits Florida school shoot victims, first responders

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Recently Christian radio host Bryan Fischer claimed that school prayer would have prevented the Florida school shooting . The stocks closed 2.8% and 5.6% higher, respectively. However, new gun-control laws are unlikely to be passed anytime soon. The latest tragedy hits close to home for the KKW Beauty mogul, who has spoken out about gun control and stricter laws since her traumatising Paris heist in October 2016. Read More »

Canada hockey women battle past US for 23rd win in row

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Noreau made it 2-0 on the power play at 7:30 when his shot from the blue line beat Genoni with Bourque screening. The loser of that final game will get the silver medal, while the two teams that lost in the semifinals will play one another for bronze. Read More »

Emerson Palmieri Ready for Chelsea Debut

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The Chelsea and England defender tweeted: "Competing for a corner is something we've done thousands of times and to see those consequences for a top professional like Ryan is heartbreaking". He's very strong and powerful. "It is the least we would expect from this season". As pressure continues to mount on Antonio Conte , Gab Marcotti dismisses the notion the Chelsea manager wants to be sacked, even though he appears to be pushing the club's buttons. Read More »

Genevieve Lacasse Stars in Canada's Opening Round Win Over US

The general manager of Canada's national women's team recently returned from the world under-18 championships in Russian Federation, where she saw her country win a medal. They just couldn't score. "But Canada is missing 200", Fischer said with a wry smile. "That's one of the things that you can control, your energy, your effort, and pucks either end up over the goal line, or they don't". Read More »

Shiffrin skis again and men's figure skating gets underway

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On Thursday morning, she was the seventh skier out of the gate, managing a time of 1:10.82. "It was incredible to take so much risk in that second run", Shiffrin said, USA Today reported. Shiffrin and many of her Alpine skiing mates have been held off the course as high winds have forced postponements since Sunday. The delays pushed together her events, meaning she will be competing three straight days. Read More »

Women's giant slalom postponed due to strong winds

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Shiffrin could race four more times in Pyeongchang and has a shot to join elite company here. The Russians, playing as Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR), believes they can go all the way to gold for the first time since 1992. Shiffrin is the defending champion in the slalom and will be trying to become the first man or woman to win that Olympic gold twice in a row; she also has claimed three consecutive world titles. Read More »

Canada earns bragging rights over United States in clash of women's hockey rivals

America was largely catching up on the Olympics on Wednesday morning, turning on NBC to watch it's men's hockey team take care of business against Slovenia. The bright spot for the U.S.is that it still advances to the semifinals as the No. 2 seed. Kendall Coyne breathed life into the USA cause 23 seconds into the third period on a breakaway goal, skating past four defenders and beating Lacasse. Read More »

Police case filed against internet sensation Priya Varrier's song

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The director just wanted to capture some cute expressions from me and Roshan (her co-actor). Omar Lulu , the director of Oru Adaar Love , stands by the song and has said that no matter what, it will remain in the film. Rather, the objection is to the reference to Prophet Muhammad and his wife "Khadeeja Beevi" in the backdrop of a mushrooming young-age romance in a school corridor. Read More »