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Sport Dana Jacobson defends Leonard Hamilton after awkward interview
Author: 0 Dana Jacobson defends Leonard Hamilton after awkward interview

For those watching the Florida State-Michigan Elite Eight game on Saturday night, the Seminoles' decision not to foul the Wolverines while trailing by four points with 11 seconds left raised some eyebrows. With the Seminoles down 58-54 and time ticking away, Michigan's Duncan Robinson rebounded a missed three from Florida State's PJ Savoy. Still, on Sunday afternoon, Hamilton conceded he "could have done better", during his postgame interview with CBS' Dana Jacobson.

Sport Philadelphia Phillies sign ex-Wildcat Scott Kingery to 6-year contract
Author: 0 Philadelphia Phillies sign ex-Wildcat Scott Kingery to 6-year contract

Kingery and the Phillies met in somewhat of the middle with a new six-year deal that runs through 2023 and includes three years of club options (in 2024, 2025 and 2026), general manager Matt Klentak announced. Whether it be signing a forward-thinking manager in 42-year-old former player Gabe Kapler , or dumping underperforming roleplayers like Tommy Joseph and Cameron Rupp and replacing them with quality veterans like Carlos Santana , Pat Neshek , and Jake Arrieta your Fightin' Phils are ...

Author: 0 Rajasthan Royals wait on BCCI for direction over disgraced Smith

Cricket Australia has also launched a probe into the matter and he is likely to lose the top job. Infuriated over the recent unraveled ball-tampering scandal surrounding Australia, former Indian cricketer Atul Wassan on Sunday said that skipper Steve Smith should not be allowed to play in the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL ).

Sport Oh Blue!: Michigan nips Florida State to reach Final Four
Author: 0 Oh Blue!: Michigan nips Florida State to reach Final Four

Senior guard Ben Richardson scored a season-high 23 points as Loyola-Chicago pummeled Kansas State 78-62 on Saturday in the South Regional final of the NCAA Tournament at Atlanta, Ga. The Wolverines led for the entire second half, but it was rarely comfortable. They would have had to foul again and hoped MI missed both free throws again just so they would have the chance to go the length of the floor and hit another three pointer just to tie the game.

Sport Duke Blue Devils vs. Kansas Jayhawks Odds Preview 03/25/18
Author: 0 Duke Blue Devils vs. Kansas Jayhawks Odds Preview 03/25/18

Self took IL as a No. 1 seed the next year, but lost to No. 2 Arizona. No. 2 seed Duke . As a top seed the last two seasons, Kansas flopped a game shy of the Final Four. Newman was all but invisible in December games against Syracuse and Nebraska. Kansas shoots 40.5% from three, obviously with those guards leading the way.

Sport Cup race postponed until Monday after snow — NASCAR Martinsville
Author: 0 Cup race postponed until Monday after snow — NASCAR Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) - NASCAR has postponed the Truck Series race at Martinsville Speedway because rain stalled Saturday's event after 23 laps. Both races will be broadcast on FS1, MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. "Way more snow than anticipated last night-Met with track/local authorities this morning-resources need to be dedicated to local community-roads-trees down, etc.", tweeted Steve O'Donnell, NASCAR executive vice president of competition and chief racing development officer.

Sport Impressive England break Dutch drought with 1-0 win
Author: 0 Impressive England break Dutch drought with 1-0 win

Southgate is a fan of Maguire, and with reason, a defender able to bring the ball out from the back with goal, which is a quality the England coach has placed plenty of emphasis on. Explaining the reasoning behind the positional switch, he said: "He has the attributes to play the position really well. We don't necessarily want to take six centre backs so if you have people like Kyle and Eric Dier who can fill other positions it may allow us it may allow us to take more attacking players in ...

Sport Aelf (ELF) moved up to $0.6602 for a day
Author: 0 Aelf (ELF) moved up to $0.6602 for a day

Bitcoin (BTC) traded 3.6% higher against the dollar and now trades at $8,963.89 or 1.00000000 BTC. Crown (CRW) traded 5.5% higher against the dollar and now trades at $1.60 or 0.00017922 BTC. The platform allows users to buy items, digital or physical, with their favorite cryptocurrency or token while providing a consumer-protection system in which coins are held in escrow until the transaction is fully complete.

Sport PSL Final: Islamabad United to face Peshawar Zalmi today
Author: 0 PSL Final: Islamabad United to face Peshawar Zalmi today

PSL T20 Final, Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United Live score Live streaming: Peshawar Zalmi are playing Islamabad United for the first time in the final. The PCB has gradually convinced worldwide players to return, and Lahore hosted the first PSL final a year ago, and there were Twenty20s organized against a World XI (three matches) and Sri Lanka (one).

Author: 0 Justin Thomas the man to beat at the WGC Matchplay championship

Justin Thomas of the United States putts on number 7 playing against Kyle Stanley of the United States during the fifth round of the WGC - Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament at Austin Country Club. However, a lot of stars will be headed away from Austin after pod play, since eight of the top 10 failed to win their groups. That was the year the reigning PGA champion - Martin Kaymer - only had to beat Watson to reach No.

Sport Rain frustrates New Zealand in 1st England Test
Author: 0 Rain frustrates New Zealand in 1st England Test

The 27-year-old, however, was unable to kick on, with England taking the second new ball shortly after they returned and Jimmy Anderson trapped him in front for 102. CENTURY! Henry Nicholls brings up his second Test ton for New Zealand , he cuts Moeen Ali's delivery backward of point for two runs. There were no such lapses from Nicholls though as he eased his way towards a second Test century .

Sport Messi 'optimistic' about fitness for Spain friendly
Author: 0 Messi 'optimistic' about fitness for Spain friendly

Di Biagio said there is "something is missing" but added that his side "must try to make things seem normal again", per Football Italia . Rarely able to hit the same heights with Argentina that he routinely scales with Barcelona , Messi has endured stinging criticism from albiceleste fans at times .

Sport China calls on U.S. to 'cease and desist' from endangering trade relations
Author: 0 China calls on U.S. to 'cease and desist' from endangering trade relations

The United States launched a complaint against China at the World Trade Organization on Friday, part of a package of trade measures announced by President Donald Trump on Thursday over China's alleged theft of US intellectual property. "We believe it is only part of China's countermeasures, and soybeans and other United States farm products will be targeted", the widely-read tabloid said in a Saturday editorial.

Sport Hamilton qualifies fastest for Australian GP with new lap record
Author: 0 Hamilton qualifies fastest for Australian GP with new lap record

Edged out by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in the second qualifying session, Briton Hamilton improved his lap time by almost a second in Q3, leaving Ricciardo and his other rivals stunned. " I think we still have quite a lot of performance in hand ". "Ferrari have been so close to us", Hamilton said. "It depends how we get off the (start) line".

Sport Manchester United 'drag themselves into the 21st century' with women's team
Author: 0 Manchester United 'drag themselves into the 21st century' with women's team

United chief executive Ed Woodward says the club's planned women's team will be built "in the same image and with the same principles" as the men's first team. Sports minister Tracey Crouch believes Manchester United have "finally dragged themselves into the 21st century" after announcing plans to form a professional women's team.

Sport OddsShark Computer Predicting An Elite Eight Upset
Author: 0 OddsShark Computer Predicting An Elite Eight Upset

Villanova: The Wildcats are primed for another title run with their talent led by player of the year contender Brunson, the experience of the 2016 title and the lessons learned from early tournament departures in several years, including a second-round loss to Wisconsin last year.

Sport NFL GM: Giants in rebuild mode, 'trying to tear it down'
Author: 0 NFL GM: Giants in rebuild mode, 'trying to tear it down'

Much is going to be made about the Giants switching to a 3-4 defensive front. In 2017, the Giants rewarded Pierre-Paul with a four-year, $62 million contract that included $40 million guaranteed. If the Denver Broncos, who hold the fifth overall pick, made the Giants an offer that blew them away, Gettleman would definitely consider it, especially if he thought he could still take Nelson at No.

Sport Tennis Star Claims Members Of Crowd
Author: 0 Tennis Star Claims Members Of Crowd "Wished Death" On Her Family

James Blake, director of the Miami Open Tournament, said staff members weren't told about any threats, and if they had, it would have been addressed. Caroline Wozniacki says fans threatened her family, called her malicious names and told her fiance David Lee's young niece and nephew to "shut the f-- up" during her loss to Monica Puig at the Miami Open on Friday.

Sport Double fault: Fed loses to No. 175, out as No. 1
Author: 0 Double fault: Fed loses to No. 175, out as No. 1

Federer received a bye into this stage, while Kokkinakis thumped the Frenchman Calvin Hemery 6-1, 6-2. Federer will launch his Miami campaign on Saturday against a qualifier.Federer, victor of an incredible 20 Grand Slam singles titles, meanwhile spoke admiringly of Del Potro's rehabilitation into the tennis circuit's winners circle following a career-threatening wrist injury.

Sport David Warner clashes with a spectator!
Author: 0 David Warner clashes with a spectator!

Morne Morkel, who took his 300th Test wicket on day two, stopped short of criticising the Newlands crowd, and stated he had been on the receiving end of abuse from crowds in Australia. Vernon Philander may be an excellent bowler, but he has never been the most nimble in the field, and the South African opening bowler was exposed in the afternoon session, only to fall awkwardly.

Sport Formula One: Hamilton Takes Pole in Melbourne
Author: 0 Formula One: Hamilton Takes Pole in Melbourne

With the results we've had, you would think it's the norm, but it's just as intense. "I'm not always able to do that but I was really happy with today's performance". Finally, it's worth mentioning some of the new drivers on the grid: Sergey Sirotkin has replaced the retired Felipe Massa at Williams; Pierre Gasly has replaced Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso; Charles Leclerc has replaced Pascal Wehrlein at Sauber; Carlos Sainz has replaced Jolyon Palmer at Renault; and Brendon ...

Sport Son of Geelani's Successor Joins Hizbul, Pic Goes Viral on Social Media
Author: 0 Son of Geelani's Successor Joins Hizbul, Pic Goes Viral on Social Media

The picture of Junaid holding an AK-47 is going viral. The Sehrai family had lodged a missing report, the police said. Police sources said he had joined the Hizbul Mujahideen in south Kashmir. Born in 1944 in Tikkipora village of Lolab in Kupwara, Sehrai has been a close associate of Geelani for nearly 57 years. In an interview with the Greater Kashmir , Sehrai had said that ISIS/Daesh and such ideologies will never be accepted.

Sport Florida State vs. MI
Author: 0 Florida State vs. MI

After a relatively quiet first round, the West Region has shaken up with a matchup pitting the 9-seed Florida State Seminoles against the 3-seed Michigan Wolverines . The Wolverines have now won 12 consecutive games which included a win over Purdue in the Big Ten title game. That's a scary prospect for any team trying to figure out which way to attack them.

Sport Gareth Bale should reject Manchester United, says Ryan Giggs
Author: 0 Gareth Bale should reject Manchester United, says Ryan Giggs

Meanwhile, Real president, Florentino Perez has declared his intentions to axe most of their current players to give way for new ones, since their season has been characterized with poor results. "They started out as wingers and they are now goalscorers". The 29-year-old - who became Wales' record goalscorer with a hat-trick against China - has been linked with a return to the Premier League this summer and ending his successful stay in Spain.

Sport Top performers from the Sweet 16 — March Madness
Author: 0 Top performers from the Sweet 16 — March Madness

The Aggies were led by Tyler Davis with 8 points. In their 75-60 win over Gonzaga on Thursday, 10 Seminoles played 10 or more minutes. That St. Cloud State was the No. Only #11 Syracuse was above the five seed . Today, the games will resume at 7:05 p.m. with No. 1 Kansas versus No. 5 Clemon, followed by No. 1 Villanova versus No.

Sport Michael Bennett indicted for felony charge
Author: 0 Michael Bennett indicted for felony charge

Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett was indicted Friday by a Harris County, Texas grand jury for the felony charge of injury of the elderly for an incident at Super Bowl LI. "(Bennett) forceably opened locked doors in an attempt to force his way onto the field", Houston Chief of Police Art Acevedo said during a live-streamed news conference Friday.

Sport Spieth, McIlroy, Mickelson KO'd in WGC Match Play
Author: 0 Spieth, McIlroy, Mickelson KO'd in WGC Match Play

Johnson lost to Bernd Wiesberger in the opening round. He was the first player in the 64-man field to reach the knockout stages. Two defeats in two matches means Shubhankar is out of the race for a berth in the knock-out stage, but he could still gain a lot of confidence with a win in the third league match against Dylan Fritelli.

Sport Hugo Lloris on Paul Pogba:
Author: 0 Hugo Lloris on Paul Pogba: "He is one of our leaders".

He missed United's previous game against Liverpool due to a thigh injury but reports have suggested Mourinho has not just been being cautious with the £89 million midfielder, and the pair have in fact fallen out, per Prenderville. His last 16 appearances with Les Bleus have have seen him in the starting XI. Pogba has been very good at training this week at Clairefontaine.

Sport Giants' Madison Bumgarner reportedly has fractured throwing hand
Author: 0 Giants' Madison Bumgarner reportedly has fractured throwing hand

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner (40) winds up during the first inning of a National League wild-card baseball game against the New York Mets on Wednesday, Oct. Bochy was visibly upset about the Samardzija injury saying he did not want to speak about it since it was such bad news. "It's just a downer". Bochy went out to the mound with the team trainer to check on the left-hander, who was quickly removed from the game.

Sport Nathan Chen completes six quads to capture world figure skating title
Author: 0 Nathan Chen completes six quads to capture world figure skating title

American quad-jumping prodigy Nathan Chen matched his record of six quads at the Olympics to win men's gold in the world figure skating championships on Saturday. She pulled out of a three-jump combination and then fell on a later jump, however, and also fell out of medal contention, finishing in fourth. All Kostner had to do was skate clean.