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Sport Heat's James Johnson, Toronto's Serge Ibaka suspended one game for fight
Author: 0 Heat's James Johnson, Toronto's Serge Ibaka suspended one game for fight

All the movement leaves the defense confused on who to switch to, but before they even get set, the quick go-ahead basket is already made. Officials reviewed the incident before giving both players technical fouls and ejections. Ibaka ($138,357) and Johnson ($96,172) will lose close to $250,000 in salary based on the one-game suspensions. Guard Tyler Johnson missed the Raptors' game because of a left shoulder strain and he is listed as questionable for tonight.

Sport Five guy: Sharks' Burns headed back to NHL All-Star Game
Author: 0 Five guy: Sharks' Burns headed back to NHL All-Star Game

The 27-year-old Swedish defenseman leads all Atlantic Division blueliners for scoring (6-27-33) and paces the National Hockey League for plus/minus (+24). Hedman will make his second All-Star appearance as well (and second consecutive). Couture has made one all-star game in his career, in 2012. His 27 wins are three more than his closest competitor, and he's put up a League-best six shutouts, two more than any other goalie.

Sport Eliot Wolf is Leaving for the Cleveland Browns
Author: 0 Eliot Wolf is Leaving for the Cleveland Browns

The Packers have signed eight players to futures deals: Bouagnon, linebacker Ahmad Thomas, guard Kofi Amichia, receivers DeAngelo Yancey, Jake Kumerow and Colby Pearson, tight end Robert Tonyan and long snapper Zach Triner. "I really like the direction of where leadership is headed". A former National Football League running back, Highsmith spent 19 years in Green Bay's scouting department.

Sport No deal in place for Gerrit Cole
Author: 0 No deal in place for Gerrit Cole

The Houston Astros and the Pittsburgh Pirates reached an agreement Wednesday over a trade involving Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole , according to a report. Louis Cardinals on September 23, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Cole has also completed 734 strikeouts, with the most occurring in the 2015 season (202 strike outs).

Sport Seahawks fire offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell
Author: 0 Seahawks fire offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell

But after a disappointing 9-7 season in 2017 in which Seattle missed the playoffs for the first time since 2011 the Seahawks have made a decision to start over with their offensive coaching staff. Later, Sherman said the play's success was irrelevant. "We go into a game knowing what the defense is going to give us, the situations we're going to be in".

Sport Bills Fall 10-3 to Oil City's Koyack, Jaguars in AFC Wildcard
Author: 0 Bills Fall 10-3 to Oil City's Koyack, Jaguars in AFC Wildcard

The sixth-seeded Bills (9-8) will head home after ending the longest, current playoff drought in North American professional sports. The Bills had one final chance, getting the ball back with 1:51 to play in the fourth quarter at their own 37-yard line.

Sport Matt Patricia prefers Giants' job over Lions'
Author: 0 Matt Patricia prefers Giants' job over Lions'

But the Daily News reported Wednesday "that all signs are pointing" to Patricia taking over the coaching reins in NY and that "there are indications he prefers the Giants to the Lions". "Our report was and is that the Patriots are bracing for Patricia to leave, and that the Patriots believe the most likely destination is Detroit", Florio tells The Big Lead by text message.

Sport West Ham reportedly keen on £5million-rated 4-time League-winning midfielder
Author: 0 West Ham reportedly keen on £5million-rated 4-time League-winning midfielder

The former Arsenal striker's eyebrows almost hit the ceiling as he puffed out his cheeks in scenes reminiscent of his astonished reaction to Brendan Rodgers' sacking several years ago. Speculation was ripe when Arsene Wenger kept Coquelin out the squad to face Nottingham Forest, meaning if he joins another English side, he won't be cup-tied.

Sport Alabama Leading Rusher Damien Harris To Return For Senior Season
Author: 0 Alabama Leading Rusher Damien Harris To Return For Senior Season

Scarbrough, who tallied 23 rushing yards on four carries in Monday's victory over Georgia in Atlanta, has not publicly commented on his NFL Draft status. He had more than 100 yards receiving in one other game this year, posting 103 in a victory against Mercer on November 18. CBSSports.com had Harris ranked as the 35th best prospect in the NFL Draft - a projection just outside of the first round - and as the fifth-best running back.

Sport How to follow Chelsea vs Arsenal in India
Author: 0 How to follow Chelsea vs Arsenal in India

Antonio Conte's side dominated possession for long periods at Stamford Bridge - where the Video Assistant Referee system (VAR) was in operation - but lacked the killer instinct required to take a step towards the final. The second half got off to a brighter start for Chelsea as they put their London rivals under some early pressure after the restart, with Andreas Christensen the first to threaten when he failed to steer a header on target after Marcos Alonso had flicked the ball on to ...

Sport James Damore sues Google for firing him over his gender memo
Author: 0 James Damore sues Google for firing him over his gender memo

Another fired Google engineer, David Gudeman , who also believes he was discriminated against for his political views, joined Damore in the suit . Google's headquarters in Mountain View, California. Damore said in a lawsuit filed in Superior Court in Santa Clara County that he was harassed and threatened by other Googlers and fired for "perpetuating gender stereotypes".

Sport Tide was in danger of losing Tagovailoa, former OC Kiffin says
Author: 0 Tide was in danger of losing Tagovailoa, former OC Kiffin says

Crimson Tide 26, Bulldogs 23. First we talked to president of the school Glenn Medeiros who shared how happy and in shock he was about the great game and Tagovailoa's big win. But Tagovailoa's downfield passing threat and mobility from the pocket created a new, unsafe dynamic for Alabama's offense that proved to be the difference.

Sport Manchester United interested in PSG's Lucas Moura
Author: 0 Manchester United interested in PSG's Lucas Moura

That link has all but disappeared in recent years but with Jose Mourinho wanting a direct, pacy attacker to play down the right and complement the speed and penetration in other areas, Lucas seems an ideal fit. According to sky sports Manchester United are interested in Moura but have made no formal approach. Mourinho needs to add some creativity to his ranks and Moura could be viewed as a potential replacement for Henrikh Mkhitaryan as the Armenian global is being tipped to leave ...

Sport Wayne Ellington scores the game-winning layup over Raptors
Author: 0 Wayne Ellington scores the game-winning layup over Raptors

Ellington said he considered shooting after catching the inbounds pass from Dragic, but chose to drive along the baseline past Toronto's Pascal Siakam before laying the ball in off the glass. First, Heat forward James Johnson was ejected in the third quarter for trading punches with Raptors center Serge Ibaka . With Lowry's injury appearing not to be too serious, Raptors' head coach Dwane Casey tried to make light of the situation with a punny joke prior to their game against the ...

Sport Former Alabama star Landon Collins goes nuts after game-winning TD
Author: 0 Former Alabama star Landon Collins goes nuts after game-winning TD

He's got another stellar recruiting class on the way. While the Giants job is open after Ben McAdoo was sacked December 4, there are tons of questions about a team that went just 3-13 in 2017. And why would Saban leave Alabama , which is paying him $11.1 million this season and has the 66-year-old coach under contact through 2025, according to USA Today Sports.

Sport Dustin Johnson's drive finishes inch short of albatross at Kapalua
Author: 0 Dustin Johnson's drive finishes inch short of albatross at Kapalua

Coming off a frustrating bogey, Johnson rocketed his tee shot over 430 yards and watched as it raced down the hill to within a couple inches of the cup for a tap-in eagle. "Whether I win or lose". That proved to be only more fuel for him. He also drove the par-4 14th hole. Harman closed with a 72 to finish third, while Hideki Matsuyama (66), Pat Perez (69) and Rickie Fowler (70) were another shot behind.

Sport Balls score 29 in Lithuania debut
Author: 0 Balls score 29 in Lithuania debut

LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball make their Lithuanian basketball debut on Tuesday, finally suiting up for BC Vytautas in a game against BC Žalgiris. Along with a half-lit, but full arena, the numbers according to Facebook were over 100,000 watching live, but the final tally was a whopping 1.6 million viewers tuning in to watch the LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball display their skills against global competition.

Sport Kayaker Admits To Setting Up A Rival Who Was Banned For Doping
Author: 0 Kayaker Admits To Setting Up A Rival Who Was Banned For Doping

Seiji Komatsu, 25, had his provisional ban for the failed doping test at last September's national championships in Ishikawa Prefecture overturned after Yasuhiro Suzuki, 32, admitted putting the banned steroid methandienone in the younger paddler's drink bottle.

Sport Guardiola stresses importance of Carabao Cup win
Author: 0 Guardiola stresses importance of Carabao Cup win

I am happy to be part of this team and train hard every day'. 'The manager told me I had to be ready for my chance. " Sergio passed the ball to me and I just had to save it". It is nice to have good performances but you have to lift the titles. 'But nobody can take away what we've done so far. "The pleasure we've had so far over three or fourth months belongs to us, the fans can enjoy the game".

Sport No. 8 Texas Tech vs. No
Author: 0 No. 8 Texas Tech vs. No

Oklahoma , which improved to 13-2 on the season and 3-1 in the Big 12 , shot 31 percent in the first half, but heated up after the break, firing at a 56-percent clip to take control of the game. Oklahoma has covered in four of its last five lined games. He found James for a 3-pointer with about two minutes remaining to bump the lead to 13. Not only did they take seven more shots from the line but converted on almost 86 percent of the attempts as opposed to 64 percent for the Red Raiders.

Sport English Football Association tackles diversity shortfall with Rooney Rule
Author: 0 English Football Association tackles diversity shortfall with Rooney Rule

Chief executive Martin Glenn said the move showed the "FA is for all". 'We are also quite a big employer with 28 England teams now, if you include men's, women's and disability. They were also attacked following the handling of the Eniola Aluko controversy with ex-England women's coach, Mark Sampson. "I guess banter would be a case in point".

Sport The NFL is investigating handling of Cam Newton hit
Author: 0 The NFL is investigating handling of Cam Newton hit

The only Vikings player remaining from the 2009 NFC championship game is defensive end Brian Robison . Head coach Mike Zimmer was actually sitting in the seats that evening, with his defensive coordinator duties for Cincinnati on break with the Bengals already eliminated from the playoffs.

Sport Southampton to move in for Arsenal's 100 club goal scorer
Author: 0 Southampton to move in for Arsenal's 100 club goal scorer

Walcott has made just five Premier League appearances this season for Arsenal, and has yet to play more than 19 minutes in a single match in the top flight this term. 'I have been talking about him. Turan, who has not featured for Barcelona since last season, is expected to leave the Camp Nou before the close of the transfer window later this month.

Sport Samoa Joe Reportedly Suffered A 'Legitimate' Injury On Raw
Author: 0 Samoa Joe Reportedly Suffered A 'Legitimate' Injury On Raw

Tweeting earlier today , Angle explained that Elias would be the former Women's Champion's partner, due to Samoa Joe suffering an injury and being unable to compete. New details have surfaced and it sounds like Joe will miss time, but we still do not know exactly how much. Overall, Joe would headline three consecutive pay-per-view shows, including a fatal four-way match at SummerSlam that many hailed as the best WWE match of 2017.

Sport Stoke move for Republic of Ireland coach Martin O'Neill
Author: 0 Stoke move for Republic of Ireland coach Martin O'Neill

No team has been relegated from the English top flight with the Derry man at the helm. He enjoyed greater success during his spells in charge of Aston Villa and Leicester City. It would appear Rowett won't be that man, electing to stay with Derby. But if the betting is to be believed then Derby need not worry as it's the former West Ham boss Slaven Bilic who now leads the way in the Next Stoke City Market after bookmakers cut his odds from 14/1 to just 1/5 on Monday night.

Sport Marouane Fellaini 'tells Manchester United he wants to leave'
Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini 'tells Manchester United he wants to leave'

It's been known for some time that the Red Devils are struggling to convince Fellaini to stay, however. Per the source, the Belgium worldwide turned down a new contract deal and is free to negotiate with clubs about a summer move. Blind has not started in the league since August, with Ashley Young preferred in the left-back role, and while he started in the 2-0 win over Derby County on Friday, he remains behind Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo, Victor Lindelof and Eric Bailly in the ...

Sport Djokovic returns from injury layoff with thumping win
Author: 0 Djokovic returns from injury layoff with thumping win

Novak Djokovic romped to a 6-1 6-4 win over Dominic Thiem at the Kooyong Classic as he returned after six months out. Djokovic was forced to skip the Mubadala World Tennis Championship and the Qatar Open, having not played competitively since withdrawing from the quarter-finals of Wimbledon in July.

Sport Antonio Conte: 'Feud with Jose Mourinho is now personal'
Author: 0 Antonio Conte: 'Feud with Jose Mourinho is now personal'

Mourinho seemed to bring the situation to the boil by referencing Conte's involvement in match-fixing during his time in Italy. "I have this look, [is this the look of] a person that regrets?" the Blues boss asked. "This is not a problem for the clubs". And I won't forget this... this is not a problem from the club, it's a problem between me and him. "But we must be pleased because his physical condition is good, and he has started to train with us, understand our football".

Sport Carolina Panthers shake up offensive coaching staff
Author: 0 Carolina Panthers shake up offensive coaching staff

After another season where a lack of offensive consistency stymied Carolina, changes are coming. Shula had been with the Panthers for seven years, starting out as quarterbacks coach before being promoted in 2013, when Dorsey took up his previous role.

Sport Peter Beardsley issues statement in wake of bullying investigation at Newcastle
Author: 0 Peter Beardsley issues statement in wake of bullying investigation at Newcastle

The Premier League club released a statement on Wednesday (AEDT) to confirm the news, but said no further comment would be made until its investigation is completed. It is hoped the investigation will conclude quickly. Beardsley reported for work at the club's Benton training headquarters as usual on Tuesday morning, but was then summoned to St James' Park.