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After 70-point game, Devin Booker, Jae Crowder exchange digs on Instagram After 70-point game, Devin Booker, Jae Crowder exchange digs on Instagram
- March 26, 2017

Fittingly, he now owns the most points scored in a game since Bryant scored 81 against the Toronto Raptors in 2006. However, it's likely safe to say that even Booker's biggest fans never imagined that he would ever be able to do what he did last night - dropping 70 points on the Boston Celtics. (more...)
Verstappen: New Red Bull proving 'tricky' Verstappen: New Red Bull proving 'tricky'
- March 26, 2017

Ten teams are competing in 2017, with their 20 drivers and cars set to hit the road today for the first time this season for practice, before qualifying on Saturday afternoon and the race on Sunday. Daniel Ricciardo insists that Red Bull is "not too far off" the frontrunning pace in Melbourne, despite the dark blue cars finishing FP2 in fifth and sixth places, a second off Lewis Hamilton. (more...)
Oregon Ducks vs. Kansas Jayhawks: NCAA Tournament Elite Eight Preview and Prediction Oregon Ducks vs. Kansas Jayhawks: NCAA Tournament Elite Eight Preview and Prediction
- March 26, 2017

Eleven years ago, back in the days when Maryland could conceivably claim an Atlantic Coast Conference rival in Durham, N.C., the Blue Devils were the league's elite. He scored four points and grabbed just five boards. "They gave us so much momentum and energy". The Mountaineers rebound both misses but couldn't get another shot off before the buzzer. (more...)
Joakim Noah Made a $4.2 Million Mistake Joakim Noah Made a $4.2 Million Mistake
- March 26, 2017

Yahoo! Sports' The Vertical first reported that Noah would be suspended. He's not with the Knicks in San Antonio, where they will face the Spurs tonight. At minimum, that means the suspension will carry over into at least the first 10 games of next season and likely longer, since Noah is not now able to play. (more...)
Hamilton holds off Vettel challenge to take Australian Grand Prix pole Hamilton holds off Vettel challenge to take Australian Grand Prix pole
- March 26, 2017

Hamilton led the way in Q1, from Vettel's team-mate Kimi Raikkonen and Verstappen; Hamilton's new partner, Valtteri Bottas , was quickest from Hamilton, Raikkonen and Vettel in Q2; then Hamilton was ahead of Vettel and Bottas again after the first runs in Q3, 1m 22.496s to 1m 22.796s and 1m 22.798s. (more...)
Xavier looks to extend string of upsets against Gonzaga Xavier looks to extend string of upsets against Gonzaga
- March 26, 2017

They were a preseason wonder kid, sitting at No. 7 in the preseason polls. According to ESPN's Jeff Borzello , in February, Xavier had lost five in a row at the end of February, going 3-5 in the month, and starting point guard Edmond Summer was lost for the season with a torn ACL. (more...)
IN hires Dayton's Archie Miller as head basketball coach IN hires Dayton's Archie Miller as head basketball coach
- March 26, 2017

Miller has proven to be a keen talent evaluator in his short time as a college head coach. In his six years at Dayton, he took the Flyers to four NCAA tournaments (each of the last four seasons), including a magical Elite Eight run back in 2014 as a No. (more...)
NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament live scores, updates, recaps NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament live scores, updates, recaps
- March 26, 2017

OR held off Rhode Island's upset bid to move on. Now they'll meet Baylor , a team that is still getting overlooked, in NY. This seems like a good time to mention that SC is ranked 122nd in adjusted offensive efficiency, according to kenpom.com. (more...)
Tulsa Police Officers On Leave After Running Over Women Tulsa Police Officers On Leave After Running Over Women
- March 25, 2017

The incident is now under investigation. In the video, she aims the gun at police before Officer Kayla Johnson and Detective Ronnie Leatherman open fire, Tulsa World reported . Two years ago she stole an Osage County deputy's patrol vehicle while still wearing handcuffs. Two other cops fired their guns during the incident, Ashley said. (more...)
Phillauri: Fan reacts after watching Anushka Sharma's film Phillauri: Fan reacts after watching Anushka Sharma's film
- March 25, 2017

You are always looking for good characters. "Loved everybody's acting. I would like to give the film four stars". "It is a very well made film, Anushka is brilliant and Diljit Dosanjh had acted well too!" Anushka says the story was narrated to her by Anshai Lal two years ago and she loved it and chose to produce the film, her second production venture after the critically acclaimed " NH 10 ". (more...)
National Football League looking at ways to improve pace of play National Football League looking at ways to improve pace of play
- March 25, 2017

Cutting down on the number of commercials would mean the National Football League and its partner TV would lose massive amounts of revenue from advert sales. The decision to have Blandino be in charge of calls may not go over well with everyone around the league, including referees. The letter from the league also indicated that owners will vote next week on centralizing the replay system, which would give the league headquarters in NY final say in reviews. (more...)
Yanks' Didi Gregorius leaves WBC with shoulder injury Yanks' Didi Gregorius leaves WBC with shoulder injury
- March 23, 2017

Yankees manage Joe Girardi said Gregorius could be out longer, so it looks like NY will be without their starting shortstop to begin the season. Gregorius will not participate in any baseball activities for two weeks. Hoch previously reported the 27-year-old left Team Netherlands because of this injury. Last season, Galvis hit.241/.274/.399 with 20 homers, 67 runs batted in, and 17 steals. (more...)
Brook Lopez trolls his brother after Serge Ibaka fight Brook Lopez trolls his brother after Serge Ibaka fight
- March 23, 2017

The Raptors proceeded to go on a 15-0 run to tie the game with just under two minutes left, and then they erased another four-point deficit after two Jimmy Butler buckets to send the game to overtime. The heated exchange erupted when Raptors center Serge Ibaka grabbed the ball and threw an elbow near the back of Bulls center Robin Lopez after a made 3-pointer and Lopez fell backward into Ibaka and took a swipe at the ball. (more...)
Conor McGregor claims Floyd Mayweather bout is very close to being inked Conor McGregor claims Floyd Mayweather bout is very close to being inked
- March 23, 2017

Her client has six months to complete the community service, which he can carry out anywhere he wants, according to the agreement. The infamous incident was initially sparked off by his opponent Nate Diaz, who made a decision to leave mid-way through the presser, heading for the exit via an upstairs balcony along with his entourage. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers sign defensive lineman Tyson Alualu Pittsburgh Steelers sign defensive lineman Tyson Alualu
- March 23, 2017

Financial terms were not disclosed, but his 2015 contract was for two years, $6 million and Alualu was a starter in Jacksonville. Alualu finished with 17½ sacks with the Jaguars while moving up and down the defensive line, versatility that should help him fit in with the Steelers. (more...)
Jason Day exits World Match Play as mum battles lung cancer Jason Day exits World Match Play as mum battles lung cancer
- March 23, 2017

Day has this year lost the world No.1 ranking he held for 47 consecutive weeks to Dustin Johnson, due to a series of lacklustre results, with his best finish a tie for fifth at Pebble Beach in February. "Overall I can't be too disappointed, but at the same time when standing on the 14th tee, just having won three holes in a row, I thought I had him going into a tough stretch of the golf course". (more...)
Rooney still has lot to offer Rooney still has lot to offer
- March 22, 2017

The Independent were one of the few media outlets to report in February that Rooney was not keen on a move to China, even though United were happy to sell. Despite the reported decline in his talents and abilities, he still remains as England captain and he is still a worldwide name. Rooney seems likely to leave United this summer after seeing his squad role reduce under manager Jose Mourinho. (more...)
Southgate picks up pieces as England rebuild again Southgate picks up pieces as England rebuild again
- March 22, 2017

Southgate assumed the reins, initially in a caretaker capacity, and won plaudits for his team's showing during their last outing, a 2-2 draw with Spain in November, which also impressed Low. So Southgate took his own path, underlining the importance of psychological preparation will play by confronting his players with images of defeat and disappointment, as well as success. (more...)
Kansas State reaches round of 64 Kansas State reaches round of 64
- March 22, 2017

All he cared about was landing a spot in the 68-team NCAA field. The Demon Deacons overcame double-digit deficits to win their last three regular-season games, but couldn't do it in the tournament. It's the first NCAA tournament win for the Wildcats since beating Southern Miss in the first round in 2012. "Obviously, we got soem chances int he second half, but it was definitely an effor on their end to deny me the ball". (more...)
India vs Australia 3rd Test ends in a draw India vs Australia 3rd Test ends in a draw
- March 22, 2017

The tourists eventually reached 204 for 6 at stumps on the fifth and final day, after the hosts made a mammoth 603-9 declared in their first innings in Ranchi. Today the way he did that, his 70* is worth 150 in my eyes. Shaun Marsh scored a crucial 53 off 197 deliveries while Peter Handscomb assured the draw by knocking around 200 deliveries for his unbeaten 72. (more...)
Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jersey Recovered, Stolen By Media Member Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jersey Recovered, Stolen By Media Member
- March 22, 2017

The Patriots quarterback's Super Bowl jersey from two years prior, against the Seahawks, and Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller's helmet from the 2016 Super Bowl were also found along with the most recent Brady jersey . On March 20, 2017 , it was revealed that the jersey had been found in Mexico. Check out this array of photos that Ortega is pictured in with a who's who of Super Bowl players over more than a decade - including with Brady in 2005. (more...)
Antonio Conte sets points, mentality target for Chelsea for rest of season Antonio Conte sets points, mentality target for Chelsea for rest of season
- March 22, 2017

Victory for Chelsea made it 12 games unbeaten in all competitions and they are now 13 points clear of second-placed Tottenham, who face Southampton on Sunday. The name of this is a winning mentality'. "We're disappointed, t his is a game we'd highlighted as one we thought we could get something out of", Grant told Stoke's official YouTube channel. (more...)
NCAA Tournament: Oregon Ducks Start Slow, Survive vs Rhode Island NCAA Tournament: Oregon Ducks Start Slow, Survive vs Rhode Island
- March 21, 2017

Around the two-minute mark, OR managed to erase a four-point deficit on one possession, as Dylan Ennis made one of two free throws, Jordan Bell grabbed an offensive rebound, Brooks missed a three, Bell grabbed another rebound and, finally Dorsey hit the first of his two huge late threes to tie the game. (more...)
Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jersey has been found, National Football League says Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jersey has been found, National Football League says
- March 21, 2017

A shirt worn by the 39-year-old during his team's Super Bowl win in 2015 has also been found. The NFL referred any other questions to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk , the Patriots are hoping that the missing Tom Brady jersey case will end soon. Brady won his fifth Super Bowl ring in the 34-28 overtime win against the Atlanta Falcons. (more...)
NCAA Tournament 2017: Memorable moments from Friday's action NCAA Tournament 2017: Memorable moments from Friday's action
- March 20, 2017

Bridges leads the team with 16.7 points and 8.3 rebounds per game. No. 1 seed Kansas against No. 9 Michigan State features two top freshmen in the Jayhawks' Josh Jackson and the Spartans' Miles Bridges . There was a 10-second differential between the shot clock and game clock, but Michigan State opted to foul Jamari Traylor intentionally to put KU in the one-and-one, rather than playing it out. (more...)