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Sport Former LSU star Glen 'Big Baby' Davis arrested for alleged drug distribution
Author: 0 Former LSU star Glen 'Big Baby' Davis arrested for alleged drug distribution

After Davis gave police consent to search his hotel room, 126 grams of marijuana and just over $92,000 in cash was found in Davis' possession according to Lt. The ledger was of names of people of who owed money along with baggies for individual packaging of a quarter pound of marijuana. Davis' lawyer told Kuebler that Davis "maintains his innocence" and looks forward to his day in court.

Sport Stoke City's Mame Diouf in contention for Everton tie
Author: 0 Stoke City's Mame Diouf in contention for Everton tie

The hosts welcome Saido Berahino back to first team affairs after an injury layoff, the 24-year-old recently passed the two-year mark since his last goal , but as history has shown on multiple occasions, Everton are the best side to face when it comes to a goal drought.

Sport Colts trade 3rd overall pick in draft to Jets for 4 selections
Author: 0 Colts trade 3rd overall pick in draft to Jets for 4 selections

With the Jets' latest move now serving as a sign that the franchise won't wait to see which quarterback falls to No. 6, the question going forward is does NY like Mayfield enough to take him with the No. By moving up to No. 3, NY assures itself of getting one of the top-rated quarterbacks available. Just days ago, Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan attended Oklahoma's Pro Day.

Sport Kasatkina topples Venus Williams to reach semis
Author: 0 Kasatkina topples Venus Williams to reach semis

The win sets up a showdown against either world number one Simona Halep or fellow 20-year-old Naomi Osaka of Japan, who play later on Friday. Unseeded Osaka came into the clash as the lowest ranked Indian Wells semi-finalist since Kim Clijsters in 2005, but overcame world No 1 Halep 6-3 6-0, winning nine straight games from 3-3 in the first set to dump the top seed out of the competition.

Sport United States teen walks out of school alone on #NationalWalkoutDay
Author: 0 United States teen walks out of school alone on #NationalWalkoutDay

Justin Blackman , 16, was the only one at Wilson Preparatory Academy, which is east of Raleigh, to participate in the nation-wide movement organized in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre in Florida. A 16-year-old high school student in North Carolina received widespread support on social media on Wednesday after posting a video during his lone walkout.

Sport Conte doubts Chelsea's pulling power
Author: 0 Conte doubts Chelsea's pulling power

Messi reached his 100th goal in 123 matches, while Real Madrid's star needed 144 games. Chelsea are aiming to win the FA Cup and secure a top-four finish in the Premier League rather than prioritising one over the other, manager Antonio Conte said ahead of Sunday's FA Cup quarter-final away to Leicester City .

Sport Conte tells Cahill and Morata: 'Work hard and don't complain'
Author: 0 Conte tells Cahill and Morata: 'Work hard and don't complain'

Whilst Chelsea still have a great chance of going through to the Champions League quarter-finals, they're faced with the hard task of having to outscore Barca on their home turf having come away with a 1-1 draw which could have easily been a 3-0 win at Stamford Bridge , hence they're in dire need of a real threat up front and Giroud appears to be the man for the job.

Sport Manchester City 'readying bid for Monaco star Thomas Lemar'
Author: 0 Manchester City 'readying bid for Monaco star Thomas Lemar'

Having run away in the Premier League title race this season, now sitting 16 points clear at the summit, many could argue their team does not need any improvement. Manchester City are allegedly plotting a big-money bid for Monaco forward Thomas Lemar . Liverpool were thought to be leading the chase, with recent reports in France claiming they are "close" to agreeing a deal in principle to sign the 22-year-old in the summer.

Sport Rabada appeal hearing set for 19 March
Author: 0 Rabada appeal hearing set for 19 March

The conduct breach took Rabada's demerit points to the threshold of eight points leading to the suspension. "The ICC have 48 hours to appoint a Judicial Commissioner and there after a hearing will be heard within a 7-day period." said a CSA statement.

Sport Tyrann Mathieu signs with Houston Texans
Author: 0 Tyrann Mathieu signs with Houston Texans

Arizona chose to release Mathieu on Wednesday when the two sides couldn't come together on a restructured contract. The Texans are clearly prioritizing their secondary this season, as they've signed Aaron Colvin in addition to Mathieu. Texans star J.J. Watt hinted at the news by tweeting three honey emoji, referencing Mathieu's "Honey Badger" nickname. For his career, he has 11 interceptions, 281 tackles, and forced four fumbles.

Sport A quick rundown on the newest Seahawk: TE Ed Dickson
Author: 0 A quick rundown on the newest Seahawk: TE Ed Dickson

While Dickson isn't meant to be a replacement for Jimmy Graham , he is the kind of tight end Seattle needs if it's going to return to an offense that controls the game with the run. Brown, who turned 28 on January 9, also had just one drop on 64 targets last season, making 31 catches on what Pro Football Focus deemed were 32 catchable balls in 2017 when Arizona played much of the year without regular starting quarterback Carson Palmer.

Sport Florida State Seminoles NCAA BK
Author: 0 Florida State Seminoles NCAA BK

Porter is a big topic of conversation if only because he came in last fall as a preseason All-American based on being the nation's top recruit until Duke's Marvin Bagley chose to go to college himself a year early. CAUSE FOR CONCERN: If the Porter Bros. don't return, Missouri is likely in for a rebuilding year next season. Florida State's 11-0 run three minutes into the first half established the pace for the Seminoles , who led 42-20 at the break.

Sport England coach Eddie Jones forced to apologise for profane Irish, Welsh slurs
Author: 0 England coach Eddie Jones forced to apologise for profane Irish, Welsh slurs

Kearney will win his 83rd cap at the home of English rugby and while Eddie Jones' side are desperate to avoid a third successive defeat in the competition, the 31-year-old knows you simply don't become a bad team overnight. I'm still dirty about that game. "I've made the statement, I don't need to say anything else on it". "They aren't accustomed to losing and they're certainly not accustomed to losing three games on the trot".

Sport Wolf Pack rallies past Texas in overtime to advance in NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 Wolf Pack rallies past Texas in overtime to advance in NCAA Tournament

With a 68-67 Texas lead and three seconds remaining in regulation, Bamba fouled Caroline on a layup attempt (and fouled out of the game on the play). 2 seed Cincinnati in a second-round game on Sunday. The 10th-seeded Longhorns' reward is trying to stop seventh-seeded Nevada's high-powered offense in the first round of the South Region in Nashville, Tenn ., on Friday.

Sport British clubs draw each other in Champions' league quarters
Author: 0 British clubs draw each other in Champions' league quarters

Despite this, City's European past is deep enough to throw up other examples of playing against fellow home-nation sides, with a curious re-entry to continental competition in 2003 after a quarter of a century in the wilderness against the Welsh amateurs of Total Network Solutions and last season's two Champions League ties with Celtic.

Sport Federation Internationale de Football Association confirms VAR will be used at Russia World Cup
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association confirms VAR will be used at Russia World Cup

The World Cup will see VAR used to judge whether or not a goal has been scored, analyse whether a penalty should be awarded, decide on red cards and rectify if a player has been mistakenly sanctioned. "It can not be possible that in 2018 everybody, in the stadium or at home, knows in a few seconds if the referee has made a mistake but not the referee himself - not because he doesn't want to know about it but because we forbid him to know".

Sport Clippers coach Doc Rivers fined for criticizing officials in loss to Rockets
Author: 0 Clippers coach Doc Rivers fined for criticizing officials in loss to Rockets

That's a complete joke". Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) shoots the ball as LA Clippers guard Sindarius Thornwell (0) defends during the second quarter at Toyota Center. Gordon also had a nice play near the end of the run when he grabbed a rebound and chucked a long pass down the court to Clint Capela, who finished with a basket in the lane.

Sport North Carolina crushes visions of this Cinderella story
Author: 0 North Carolina crushes visions of this Cinderella story

But Bible stories and fairy tales don't often come true in March. After weathering a spirited first-half push from its overmatched opponents Friday afternoon at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, No. J.P. Macura scored 18 of his career-high 29 points in the first half, and Xavier routed No. 16 seed Texas Southern in their tournament opener in the West Region.

Sport Detroit Lions reportedly sign veteran RB LeGarrette Blount
Author: 0 Detroit Lions reportedly sign veteran RB LeGarrette Blount

The Detroit Lions have reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with veteran running back LeGarrette Blount , according to National Football League insider Ian Rapoport. He was with the New England Patriots when the team made a sensational and historic come-from-behind win in Super Bowl LI against the Atlanta Falcons.

Sport Butler ready to face Arkansas freshman big man
Author: 0 Butler ready to face Arkansas freshman big man

You've got to try to speed them up, but they kind of want to be sped up. Butler winner advances to Sunday's second round in Detroit against Friday's first-round winner between second-seeded Purdue and 15th-seeded California State-Fullerton with that winner advancing to the East Regional semifinal next week in Boston.

Sport Jets expected to sign Teddy Bridgewater to 1-year deal
Author: 0 Jets expected to sign Teddy Bridgewater to 1-year deal

Bridgewater, 25, was the No. 32 overall pick by the Vikings in the 2014 National Football League draft and quickly became the team's starter. McCown agreed on a one-year contract to keep him in NY, which will reportedly pay McCown $10million for the 2018 season.

Sport This Conference Is Dominating The NCAA Tournament So Far
Author: 0 This Conference Is Dominating The NCAA Tournament So Far

No giants had yet fallen in the first day of the NCAA tournament , and in one of the final games of the night, the team picked as the preseason No. 2 team was the first major casualty. The Wildcats were the No. 4 seed in the South, but Buffalo was not an easy opening game for the Wildcats . All three of the Pac-12's entrants into the 2018 NCAA Tournament have been sent home before the round of 32.

Sport City won't fancy Liverpool Euro test - Klopp
Author: 0 City won't fancy Liverpool Euro test - Klopp

Barcelona face As Roma, while Sevilla challenge Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich . Jürgen Klopp was following the Champions League draw on German TV at home when, within seconds of Liverpool being pitted against Manchester City , his mobile phone beeped into life.

Sport Patriots agree to a deal with former Falcons DE Adrian Clayborn
Author: 0 Patriots agree to a deal with former Falcons DE Adrian Clayborn

Clayborn is coming off a season in which he set the Falcons' single-game sack record when he recorded six against the Cowboys in a game in November. Last year, PFF graded Clayborn as the 19th best edge rusher (85.5). Harrison was next at 77.6. Clayborn gives them a veteran pass-rushing option. Hill represents your classic buy-low signing by the Patriots .

Sport Packers sign Bears' Kyle Fuller to offer sheet
Author: 0 Packers sign Bears' Kyle Fuller to offer sheet

The Chicago Tribune first reported the move. The transition tag would have guaranteed Fuller $12.971 million in 2018 (the average of the top 10 CB salaries), but would have given the Bears until July 23 to work out a long-term deal with their best cornerback from 2017.

Sport Eddie Jones apologises for 'scummy Irish' remark made a year ago
Author: 0 Eddie Jones apologises for 'scummy Irish' remark made a year ago

The fuse has been lit ahead of Saturday's clash at Twickenham after a video emerged of the insult made during a leadership talk the England coach gave last July. In the video, Jones said: "We've played 23 Tests and have only lost one Test to the scummy Irish". He's a leader and a genuine world-class player who is committed to what we are attempting to build here.

Sport PV Sindhu enters All England semifinal after defeating Nozomi Okuhara
Author: 0 PV Sindhu enters All England semifinal after defeating Nozomi Okuhara

But for the first game, Jindapol, ranked eight rungs behind world No.3 Sindhu, hardly looked inferior to the Indian. Sindhu has had to battle hard over three games in each of her three matches in this tournament. Hence, it is no surprise that all three of them have reached the semi-finals at the All England Open. She doesn't leave any shuttle, till the last minute.

Sport Purdue Vs. Cal State Fullerton Live Stream
Author: 0 Purdue Vs. Cal State Fullerton Live Stream

With that kind of size, it would make sense that Haas has an incredible appetite in addition to being one of the top players in the Big Ten. Aside from averaging nearly 15 points a game, the senior Boilermaker is an incredible 7-foot-2 and 290 pounds, and he had an immediate impact on No.

Sport Vikings sign Sheldon Richardson
Author: 0 Vikings sign Sheldon Richardson

Veteran defensive tackle Tom Johnson will meet with Seattle on Monday, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL Network. The Minnesota Vikings have officially come to a one-year deal with defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson . ESPN's Adam Schefter reported it's a one-year contract. He played for the New York Jets from 2013-16, making the Pro Bowl after his second season.

Sport UNBEARABLE: Buffalo pulls off huge upset with 89-68 rout of Wildcats
Author: 0 UNBEARABLE: Buffalo pulls off huge upset with 89-68 rout of Wildcats

That one is set for Friday night at 9:40pm from Detroit. Since 1985, the Wildcats have suffered first-round losses 13 times. The Orange prevailed in a matchup of teams that started fast and then faded onto the tournament bubble. Syracuse: The Orange uses only seven players and had concerns about Howard, who had a throat ailment the last few days. The 12th-seeded Jackrabbits (28-7) made a late run at the Buckeyes, scoring 10 straight points to tie it 70-70.

Author: 0 Reid says anthem protests affecting his free agency

And while he hasn't quite hit that mark since his rookie season, he believes there's another reason why he's still a free agent. 'And I'm completely fine with it. He has continued to kneel throughout this season and has spoken out passionately against systemic oppression on multiple occasions. Reid, who went to the Pro Bowl as a safety, is justified in thinking his lack of offers could be because of his protests after Kaepernick went unsigned all last season.

Sport Southgate says England should go to World Cup in Russia
Author: 0 Southgate says England should go to World Cup in Russia

With the World Cup fast approaching, the upcoming friendlies will be seen as the ideal opportunity for players to prove themselves worthy of a place on the flight to Russian Federation. "We need to find out a bit more about them because if we lose one of our more experienced players then we will need them to fill the void, but Nick's form has warranted his place in the squad".

Sport Syracuse beats Arizona State in NCAA Tournament First Four
Author: 0 Syracuse beats Arizona State in NCAA Tournament First Four

They also faded at the end of their tournament game. The Frogs have played the last 13 games without sophomore point guard Jaylen Fisher , who suffered a season-ending knee injury in practice three days after scoring a career-high 22 points against Oklahoma on January 13, but junior Alex Robinson has averaged 21.1 points and 7.2 assists since Fisher went out, including a career-high 17 assists against Iowa State.