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Sport Jim Mora should stop trying to help Josh Rosen's draft stock
Author: 0 Jim Mora should stop trying to help Josh Rosen's draft stock

And then if I was one of the NY teams, I'd take Josh like that. And he said he thinks they will both be great pros. Mora says Rosen's a stud - but says teams can't ignore the millennial thing. Having a hard time placing Rosen into a category of person they're comfortable managing, the Football People are looking for an explanation for all this independence this little punk seems to have, and Jim Mora seems to have found one.

Sport Needles found at Commonwealth Games village
Author: 0 Needles found at Commonwealth Games village

The event could prove a nice easing back on to the global stage for former South African 200m record holder Anaso Jobodwana as he has been out injured for the past two years. BULLISH hosts Australia said the Commonwealth Games will restore the country's battered sporting reputation on Saturday after a cricket ball-tampering scandal which drew criticism from around the world.

Sport Packers announce dates for 2018 offseason program
Author: 0 Packers announce dates for 2018 offseason program

The Vikings will begin Phase 1 of their offseason program on April 16, when players are able to start strength and conditioning work as a team. The longest break National Football League players get is about to end as teams can begin official offseason programs this month.

Sport MI vs. Villanova - 4/2/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 MI vs. Villanova - 4/2/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

I'm not exaggerating when I say this may be one of the best offenses college basketball has ever seen. "This is Draymond Green type of thing where your (big) guys can shoot it, they can pass it, they can do everything". MI ended Loyola-Chicago's Cinderella run with a 69-57 win Saturday. The Wolverines are also very tough defensively, allowing the 8th-fewest points per game in the country at 62.9 points per game this season .

Sport Ronaldo wants Real Madrid to drop Isco and Bale against Juventus
Author: 0 Ronaldo wants Real Madrid to drop Isco and Bale against Juventus

Such has been Real Madrid's domination of the Uefa Champions League , you have to go back nearly three years to find the last team to eliminate them from the competition. The 40-year-old goalkeeper has never won the European Cup in his distinguished career but came as close as ever almost 12 months ago as Madrid defeated them 3-1 in the final in Cardiff.

Sport 4th Test: Morkel stars as South Africa close on victory
Author: 0 4th Test: Morkel stars as South Africa close on victory

They had patiently piled on the runs after resuming on 134-3, Dean Elgar taking 65 balls to add to his overnight total of 39 as the scoring rate came to a standstill at times in the morning session. Australia face a tough task to rescuing their faltering innings on Tuesday morning and the bulk of the work fall on the lap of Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh who were undefeated on Monday with respective scores of 23 and 7 and a partnership of 20 from 35 balls.

Sport Cleveland Indians vs. Seattle Mariners Matchup
Author: 0 Cleveland Indians vs. Seattle Mariners Matchup

Gordon led off the seventh with a tiebreaking shot to right field off Dan Otero (0-1). Gordon, an All-Star second baseman before the Mariners acquired him from Miami last offseason and moved him to center field, also made a sliding catch in the third after racing to deep left-center on a drive by Jason Kipnis.

Author: 0 Woods in the mix brings plenty of intrigue to Augusta

Spieth has won three majors in his career. Woods is competing at Augusta for the first time in three years. The three-time major victor still believes that he has the game to compete at this level but has missed the cut at five of his last six events.

Sport Tiger Woods' Augusta return adds more intrigue to this week's Masters
Author: 0 Tiger Woods' Augusta return adds more intrigue to this week's Masters

With Woods looking like he could be a contender at the 2018 Masters , the young guns could get a taste of what Tiger-mania was all about, and his presence should add value to any win they might achieve should they go head-to-head against the 14-time major champion for the coveted green jacket.

Sport Alan Pardew SACKED by West Brom: Doomed Premier League strugglers bin boss
Author: 0 Alan Pardew SACKED by West Brom: Doomed Premier League strugglers bin boss

West Bromwich Albion have parted ways with manager Alan Pardew after a poor run of form that has seen them lose eight successive league games. Pardew won only one of his 18 league games at the helm. You can just imagine how much Sean Dyche and the Clarets' players will be trying to achieve this. West Brom now languish in the relegation zone with 20 points from 32 games as they prepare to face the end of the eight consecutive seasons in the Premier League.

Sport Wenger's future at Arsenal still up for debate
Author: 0 Wenger's future at Arsenal still up for debate

Bould joined Wenger's backroom staff in 2012, after having worked under the former Monaco boss in the final years of his playing career and spending 11 years as an academy coach at the north London club. He pulled out of Gareth Southgate's England squad during the recent worldwide break with a knee problem but the player has trained and is in contention to face Stoke at Emirates Stadium on Sunday.

Sport Jurgen Klopp predicts Liverpool FC v Man City in Champions League
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp predicts Liverpool FC v Man City in Champions League

But do we know we have a chance? Yes. But we all know that in the game it doesn't mean too much. "But the Champions League , we saw as a chance to do something special and it is similar with the current team". While many gawked at the transfer fee back in December, it's fair to say that Virgil van Dijk has slotted in comfortably at Liverpool . "I never would have thought it's possible", Klopp continued.

Sport Gianluca Vialli claims Antonio Conte 'can't wait' to leave Chelsea
Author: 0 Gianluca Vialli claims Antonio Conte 'can't wait' to leave Chelsea

It was a sweet moment for Alli, who has endured criticism for some erratic performances this season. He added: "It was a tough period for Dele but I never have doubted his talent or character". Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso described this London derby as a "must-win game" beforehand and it was hard to disagree, given the consequences for Champions League qualification.

Sport Villanova Cruises, Michigan Rallies to Advance to National Championship
Author: 0 Villanova Cruises, Michigan Rallies to Advance to National Championship

The Final Four is down to two teams: Villanova will play for its second national championship in three years when the Wildcats face MI on Monday night. The National Championship game could end up as a 3-point shooting contest . These title contenders are here because they have veteran leaders, savvy players who know the game's nuances and can handle the brightest spotlights without peeking around the corner to a professional career.

Sport Hassan Whiteside fined for rant after loss to Nets
Author: 0 Hassan Whiteside fined for rant after loss to Nets

We've got one of the best centers in the league. This is not a good look for Whiteside or his status with the team, whether or not he has a legit case to be made. It's really frustrating. It's been frustrating. "It's insane. I don't understand it", he said. Asked if the situation has caused him to contemplate his future in Miami , Whiteside replied, "I don't know".

Sport Ray Allen, Steve Nash, Jason Kidd headline 2018 Hall of Fame class
Author: 0 Ray Allen, Steve Nash, Jason Kidd headline 2018 Hall of Fame class

Nash and Kidd were two of the greatest point guards of their generation. Nash is a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player from Canada and an eight-time All-Star. Nash is one of two players to record multiple 50-40-90 seasons. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame , located in Springfield, Massachusetts , honors players who have shown exceptional skill at basketball, all-time great coaches, referees, and other major contributors to the sport.

Sport Ohtani wins on pitching debut
Author: 0 Ohtani wins on pitching debut

It also was Mike Scioscia's 1,571st win, tying him with Hall of Famer and former A's and Angels manager Dick Williams for 21st all-time. "He showed really good command today and was able to move the ball in and out, up and down, and we had a hard time getting consistent contact off of him", Chapman said.

Sport He's BACK: Arnold Schwarzenegger in miracle recovery after heart op
Author: 0 He's BACK: Arnold Schwarzenegger in miracle recovery after heart op

During that procedure, an open-heart surgery team was prepared, as they frequently are in these circumstances, in case the catheter procedure was unable to be performed. According to the American Heart Association, the world's leading voluntary organization dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, the goal of heart valve surgery is to cure the problem or lengthen life by restoring the function of the heart valves, whether they are diseased or damaged.

Sport College 3-on-3 tournament schedule
Author: 0 College 3-on-3 tournament schedule

The Final Four is underway with MI winning the opening tip in the first semifinal game against Loyola-Chicago. Villanova broke the Final Four record with 13 in the first half and literally shot the lights out by the second, when some scoreboards and upper-level lights briefly went out and darkened the upper decks.

Sport Max Holloway replaces injured Tony Ferguson in UFC 223 title fight
Author: 0 Max Holloway replaces injured Tony Ferguson in UFC 223 title fight

Holloway already holds the 145-pound featherweight belt and he will move up to 155 pounds on short notice. So, can Holloway become the fifth UFC fighter to win titles in two divisions? The matchup was supposed to headline the event, but it's the fourth time that a scheduled Ferguson-Nurmagomedov fight has been spoiled before coming to fruition.

Sport Mississippi State vs. Notre Dame
Author: 0 Mississippi State vs. Notre Dame

With this game tied, Ogunbowale took the inbounds pass from Jackie Young , dribbled twice toward the corner and, closely guarded, lofted home an off-balance 3 from in front of the Notre Dame bench, almost the same angle as her shot that beat the Huskies.

Sport Yankees-Blue Jays Runs
Author: 0 Yankees-Blue Jays Runs

Two runs, one earned. Blue Jays 5, Yankees 3. You could tell it was his final batter regardless of outcome. The New York Yankees have lost their second straight game to the Blue Jays due to their bullpen troubles as well as having offensive woes.

Sport Chelsea and Arsenal to rival Man City for Spanish global
Author: 0 Chelsea and Arsenal to rival Man City for Spanish global

Midfielder Jack Wilshere was training without any problem after missing England's worldwide friendlies against the Netherlands and Italy last week with a knee injury. And he said: "I thought I'd play less than I have to be honest". Bould also declined to offer an update on the future of Wilshere , whose contract is due to expire at the end of the season.

Sport Burnley manager Sean Dyche warns fans over Euro hopes
Author: 0 Burnley manager Sean Dyche warns fans over Euro hopes

And he could hardly have done it in more breath-taking fashion thanks to a flying first-half volley to give Burnley a half-time lead. West Brom remain bottom of the table and 10 points adrift of safety, which has forced Pardew to call on his players to step up and restore the club's credibility in the latter stages of the season.

Sport Chelsea's Champions League chances hang on same old Spurs story
Author: 0 Chelsea's Champions League chances hang on same old Spurs story

And Dele Alli ensured the away side secured their first win away at Chelsea in 28 years with two second-half goals; first giving them the lead in the 61st minute, before putting the icing on the cake four minutes later. He could be accompanied by Cesc Fabregas who will look to add some creativity in the midfield . But, Antonio Conte will be in a pickle to decide whom to start between Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata .

Sport 'Decisive' Messi proves worth to Barca as well as Argentina
Author: 0 'Decisive' Messi proves worth to Barca as well as Argentina

The hosts doubled their lead when Ever Banega's stinging shot was pushed out too centrally by ter Stegen, allowing Muriel to take a touch and guide the ball into the corner. "He is not happy". "That is what Leo is all about as he keeps on showing us again and again", Suarez said of his irrepressible strike partner. "This was a complicated game for us after the worldwide break and we got an important victory which will serve us well going into Tuesday's game", Real winger Vazquez said.

Sport Patrick McCaw leaves game after taking hard fall
Author: 0 Patrick McCaw leaves game after taking hard fall

As has been widely speculated over the past week, Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will return from his eight-game absence Saturday against the Sacramento Kings . He was out there next to him". Kerr also made his way over to Carter to comfort him as they stood by McCaw as he was placed on the stretcher. Carter got close to McCaw and offered some words just before the stretcher was pulled away.

Sport Michigan ends run for Ramblers
Author: 0 Michigan ends run for Ramblers

They'll need to get more out of several players who had awful nights on Saturday, but anything close to a repeat performance from Wagner will give a group that has won 14 in a row a chance to cut down the nets. Loyola was able to maintain that lead during the early part of the second half, leading by 10 points on two different occasions before their offense went cold again.

Sport Captain Paine plays through pain as Australia fights back
Author: 0 Captain Paine plays through pain as Australia fights back

The extraordinary elevation of wicketkeeper Tim Paine as the team's 46th test captain is a remarkable tale, even considering the circumstances, having past year considered quitting the game after finding himself out of the Tasmania side. When asked whether he instigated it, Paine said, 'Yeah I did. "We want to be super competitive but we also want to be respectful of our opposition".

Sport Salah nets late victor for Liverpool at Palace
Author: 0 Salah nets late victor for Liverpool at Palace

Regarding Benteke's performance, Hodgson continued: "He's been working hard and his performance up to the missed chances had been extremely good, both in terms of his work-rate and discipline, as well as his ability to bring players into the game".

Sport Gareth Bale double guides Real Madrid to easy win over Las Palmas
Author: 0 Gareth Bale double guides Real Madrid to easy win over Las Palmas

Madrid drew home and away against Las Palmas last season in La Liga . Calls for Zidane to stand down or be removed from his role have quietened in recent weeks with Real winning nine of their last 10 matches in all competitions. Happy with the players who don't play too often: "Yes, very happy with them". Gareth Bale netted twice for the Spanish champions, while Karim Benzema was also on the scoresheet against a Las Palmas side that remain rooted inside the relegation zone.

Sport Wizards injury concerns mount as Porter leaves with ankle sprain
Author: 0 Wizards injury concerns mount as Porter leaves with ankle sprain

The Washington Wizards had just clinched a playoff spot with a 107-93 win over the Charlotte Hornets Saturday afternoon. Nonetheless, his return to the court with seven games remaining in the regular season should give the team a boost ahead of a potential first-round playoff matchup against LeBron James and the Cavaliers.

Sport Militant Killed in Anantnag gunfight, 2 gunfights underway in Shopian
Author: 0 Militant Killed in Anantnag gunfight, 2 gunfights underway in Shopian

Police said militants fired at Mohammad Ashraf Mir from a close range, injuring him grievously at Murran Chowk in the Pulwama district at 4.25 pm on Saturday. "One militant Rouf Bashir Khanday was killed and another militant Imran Rashid has been captured alive during the operation", SSP said. "Due to the multiple fire arm injuries official succumbed to his injuries and attained martyrdom".

Sport Former Chelsea assistant Wilkins in critical condition
Author: 0 Former Chelsea assistant Wilkins in critical condition

The tabloid quotes his son Ross as saying: "I hope everyone can respect the family's wishes over privacy at this very hard time for us". The hospital described his condition as "critical", with wife Jackie saying "it's very, very bad". In a 20-year coaching career he was manager of QPR, Fulham and the Jordan national team, and assistant manager in two spells at Chelsea. And former England star and Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker tweeted: "Thoughts are with Ray Wilkins and his ...