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Sports Kevin Durant fined for yelling profanities at courtside fan
Author: 0 Kevin Durant fined for yelling profanities at courtside fan

Durant and Yahoo Sports NBA Insider Chris Haynes were filming a podcast when the news broke about Durant's fine. "And that's what I tend to focus on, but you've got so much B.S. Golden State is now sitting at 12-6 for the year as they prepare for a four-game home stand that kicks off on Wednesday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Sports Pacquiao set for next step in pursuit of Mayweather rematch
Author: 0 Pacquiao set for next step in pursuit of Mayweather rematch

Income tax issues reportedly led Pacquiao to take his career outside the U.S.in recent years with the Broner bout marking his first return since he outpointed Jessie Vargas in their November 2016 welterweight title bout in Las Vegas. "I got three losses, he's got (seven)". I said that, because in that situation he (was) trying to bully me or whatever. The bout will be aired on Showtime pay-per-view and Pacquiao's WBA world welterweight title will be on the line.

Sports Michelle Wolf claps back at Donald Trump over WHCA dinner criticism
Author: 0 Michelle Wolf claps back at Donald Trump over WHCA dinner criticism

He said Ms. Wolf "bombed so badly" at last year's dinner, which prompted the change. The comedian fired back on Twitter , "I bet you'd be on my side if I had killed a journalist ". Maybe I will go?' The president has said how much he hated comedian Michelle Wolf's appearance at this year's event in which she gave a 20-minute monologue that made fun of him, his daughter, Vice-President Mike Pence and the White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders .

Sports Martin O'Neill & Roy Keane axed Ireland suffer Nations League relegation
Author: 0 Martin O'Neill & Roy Keane axed Ireland suffer Nations League relegation

The Telegraph 's Luke Edwards first reported the news, after revealing 'Neill held crunch talks with Football Association of Ireland CEO John Delaney last night (Tuesday, November 20th). On Wednesday evening, O'Neill released a statement following his departure. "I am also very proud of the relationships I have built with the players who have carried the very same spirit, imbued by the fans, onto the field of play".

Sports PSG have nervous wait on Neymar, Mbappe injuries
Author: 0 PSG have nervous wait on Neymar, Mbappe injuries

Brazil forward Neymar had to be withdrawn after just eight minutes of his side's worldwide friendly against Cameroon . After rushing through on goal Mbappe jumped over 'keeper Martin Campana but landed awkwardly on his right shoulder, with Florian Thauvin taking his place on 36 minutes.

Sports Cowboys' Elliott presents tough challenge for Falcons' D | AP sports
Author: 0 Cowboys' Elliott presents tough challenge for Falcons' D | AP sports

That season, and seemingly rarely since, the Cowboys would go on these long 10-15 play drives in the second half of games and take control of the game. Six times the Falcons allowed an opposing quarterback to throw for more than 300 yards. The drive was paid off with a 4-yard run by Prescott. Add a good defense that doesn't give up big plays and it equals Dallas wins.

Sports ATP Finals: Djokovic Beats Isner, Zverev Tops Cilic
Author: 0 ATP Finals: Djokovic Beats Isner, Zverev Tops Cilic

Djokovic's place in the semi-finals was confirmed after Marin Cilic beat John Isner in the evening match. It was a close contest, with both players delivering a flawless performance, but Zverev edged the 1st set 7-6. With Zverev having defeated Cilic in the opening match of the round-robin, all three players still have a chance of reaching the semifinals for the first time.

Sports Broncos Fans on Twitter Celebrate Win Over Chargers by Ripping Philip Rivers
Author: 0 Broncos Fans on Twitter Celebrate Win Over Chargers by Ripping Philip Rivers

Denver Broncos running back Phillip Lindsay (30) smiles before the game against the Los Angeles Chargers at StubHub Center . Allen also had a highly productive performance with nine catches for 89 receiving yards and a touchdown. "We know we could've won this, should've won this game". He then threw a 6-yard TD to Antonio Gates on the opening possession of the second half. Chargers defensive tackle Corey Liuget was carted to the locker room with a knee injury during the second quarter.

Sports J.R. Smith No Longer Actively With Cavs
Author: 0 J.R. Smith No Longer Actively With Cavs

However, Smith's support eroded some during last year's Finals when he lost track of the score in Game 1 and dribbled out the final seconds of regulation, depriving the Cavaliers a chance to steal a win. Meanwhile, James is slated to make his return to Cleveland Thursday night when the Los Angeles Lakers visit Quicken Loans Arena. James, then-Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue and other players reportedly were against doing the Boston deal in large part because of the uncertainty surrounding Thomas' ...

Sports Yankees acquire James Paxton in blockbuster trade
Author: 0 Yankees acquire James Paxton in blockbuster trade

The Yankees have added a starting pitcher. Now, it appears the Yankees have acquired the Paxton. NY is expected to target free agent pitchers Patrick Corbin and J.A. The 30-year-old left-hander registered an 11-6 record with a 3.76 ERA in 28 starts for Seattle last season. They are clearly looking for Paxton to alleviate some of those concerns.

Sports Howell fires 64 again to extend RSM Classic lead
Author: 0 Howell fires 64 again to extend RSM Classic lead

This is fun for me. Gore plays a lot of golf with clients, and it restored some of the fun in the game that beat him up over the years. "I'm rolling the ball the best I ever had, and I'm also hitting quality shots", Champ said. Howell, 39, said he could not remember two days of better ball-striking during his almost two-decade long professional career, which has reaped more than $35 million in prize money.

Sports 'No fear of paralysis' for teenage driver Sophia Floersch after horror crash
Author: 0 'No fear of paralysis' for teenage driver Sophia Floersch after horror crash

Van Amersfoort Racing owner Frits van Amersfoort said on Monday that the surgery had been successful with " no fear of paralysis " before Floersch took to Facebook herself to thank her supporters and vow her return to the track. The International Motorsport Federation (FIA) has promised to investigate the incident, with some pointing to the raised kerb at the Lisboa bend as a reason for Floersch going airborne.

Sports Second-half blitz helps England see off battling Japan
Author: 0 Second-half blitz helps England see off battling Japan

Nakamura took a fine pass from Fumiaki Tanaka to burst through and go under the posts as England were caught out from a scrum and although Daly levelled with a long-range penalty, Japan were back in front with a second try just after the half-hour mark.

Sports Inspired Zverev crowned champion after victory over Djokovic — ATP Finals
Author: 0 Inspired Zverev crowned champion after victory over Djokovic — ATP Finals

Alexander Zverev of Germany plays a return to Roger Federer of Switzerland in their ATP World Tour Finals singles tennis match at the O2 Arena in London , Saturday Nov. The new champion fell to the floor in jubilation and was warmly congratulated on court by Djokovic, who later said: "I'm really happy for him". The victory for (Stefanos) Tsitsipas in Toronto, I felt like Novak wasn't playing his best there, but obviously all the credit to Tsitsipas.

Sports Dutch into Nations League finals on dramatic draw in Germany
Author: 0 Dutch into Nations League finals on dramatic draw in Germany

The Dutch - for whom Georginio Wijnaldum played an hour - therefore snatched top spot ahead of world champions France and will join Portugal , England and Switzerland in next summer's final tournament. "It was very hard for us, the Germans were sharper and faster in the first half", admitted Koeman. "Of course, with Dwight [Lodeweges] and Kees van Wonderen we went through different scenarios prior to the game, and also that we had to force something in the final phase".

Sports Wizards Making John Wall, Bradley Beal Available For Trades
Author: 0 Wizards Making John Wall, Bradley Beal Available For Trades

After Wall and his teammates had been challenged to raise their intensity in the practice by Brooks, Wall fired back and swore at Brooks, Wojnarowski reported. That led to an expletive from Wall aimed at Brooks. Starting in 2019-20, Wall is slated to make $38.15 million, and by 2022-23, his age 33 season, that number jumps to $47.3 million.

Sports De Gea not lacking confidence, says Spain's Saul
Author: 0 De Gea not lacking confidence, says Spain's Saul

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has reportedly stalled on signing new contract at Old Trafford. earlier this week. And Pickford also impressed for the Three Lions at the World Cup this summer. With almost six years left on his new deal with the Toffees, the English superstar is unlikely to come cheap, and the report suggests that he has been slapped with a £60 million price tag.

Sports Jarryd Hayne 'arrested after sex assault claims'
Author: 0 Jarryd Hayne 'arrested after sex assault claims'

He was granted strict conditional bail to appear at Burwood Local Court on December 10, a police statement said, without naming Hayne. She claimed the two met online. Hayne is a massive star in Australia - and famously left the rugby world in 2015 for a brief stint with the San Francisco 49ers. Hayne now does not have a contract for the 2019 NRL season, with his most recent deal with the Parramatta Eels expiring on October 31.

Sports India vs Australia: Australian bowlers reveal plans to counter Rohit Sharma
Author: 0 India vs Australia: Australian bowlers reveal plans to counter Rohit Sharma

The team would love to replicate the results from their previous T20I assignment on their tour down under when they clean swept hosts for a 3-0 series win. "There's a really good feeling inside the group", he said. "Australia in Australia will always be risky without a doubt". The motive of the team is to just try and seize all the moments and try and win tournaments.

Sports Kirk Cousins Oddly Uses NBC Flex Game as Opportunity to Troll Bears
Author: 0 Kirk Cousins Oddly Uses NBC Flex Game as Opportunity to Troll Bears

Cousins finished 30-of-46 for 262 yards, two touchdowns, two interceptions and two sacks. A handful of designed and freelance runs by the Chicago quarterback helped the Bears score 14 unanswered points before halftime. "What I felt the DB do, I don't think he really did". "I was trying to feel the demeanor of the defensive backs and playing fast...obviously I was wrong".

Sports Mark Sanchez beats out fellow flameouts for Redskins job
Author: 0 Mark Sanchez beats out fellow flameouts for Redskins job

Sanchez, who was suspended four games this season for violating the performance-enhancing drug policy, was last seen backing up in Chicago last season, and before that had stints with the Cowboys , Broncos and Eagles , all after four seasons with the Jets.

Sports South Africa too good for wayward Australia in T20 clash
Author: 0 South Africa too good for wayward Australia in T20 clash

The Proteas finished their brief limited-overs tour of Australia in much the same way they began it: with a comprehensive win over the hosts in the one-off T20 match of the trip in the Gold Coast . Billy Stanlake and Maxwell picked one wicket each. De Kock departed in the sixth after scoring 22 off 16 to Maxwell. Glenn Maxwell took a stunning catch and top-scored for the Aussies with 38 yet it wasn't enough.

Sports Championship driver Busch takes top pit stall from Hamlin
Author: 0 Championship driver Busch takes top pit stall from Hamlin

Sunday's NASCAR Cup race will be his last with crew chief Mike Wheeler. Logano's third win came at Homestead, where the champion has won the race to win the title since this format was introduced in 2014. As the Big Three weaved through their individual issues, Logano just went fast. We have been so close. Brett Moffitt won the Truck Series title in a Toyota for Hattori Racing, Tyler Reddick won the Xfinity Series title in a Chevrolet for JR Motorsports, and Ford finally got a title on what ...

Sports Oilers trade forward Ryan Strome to Rangers for forward Ryan Spooner
Author: 0 Oilers trade forward Ryan Strome to Rangers for forward Ryan Spooner

The former fifth overall pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, Strome struggled to produce in Edmonton after being acquired in June 2017 as part of the Jordan Eberle trade. Spooner is 26 and was a second-round draft pick by Chiarelli's Boston Bruins in 2010. Strome's best season was when he scored 50 points (17 goals, 33 assists) for the Islanders in 2014-15, his second season in the league.

Sports Floyd Mayweather's Rizin FF New Year's Eve Fight is Back On
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather's Rizin FF New Year's Eve Fight is Back On

We never expected Mayweather to agree to a rule-set which would allow Nasukawa to use kicks, nor did we anticipate a mixed martial arts debut from the 50-0 boxing legend. A small, nine minute exhibition. "Just because I'm retired from boxing, people don't think that I can still go out - I still make appearances worldwide and still make a ton of money".

Sports Jimmy Butler's game-winning 3 spoils Kemba Walker's 60-point performance
Author: 0 Jimmy Butler's game-winning 3 spoils Kemba Walker's 60-point performance

It became obvious something really special was happening in the third quarter, when Walker scored 16 points in the frame. His winning shot ended an incredible display from Walker, whose total was comfortably the best by any National Basketball Association player so far this season, topping Klay Thompson's 52-point effort for the Golden State Warriors last month.

Sports Cleveland Browns want to interview Condoleezza Rice for head coaching job
Author: 0 Cleveland Browns want to interview Condoleezza Rice for head coaching job

The Cleveland Browns have one of the top head coaching vacancies on the market but do not expect them to simply go by the book when it comes to their next hire. She was on the first College Football Playoff Committee and was a committee member from 2013 to 2016. Rice has also been rumored as a potential candidate for NFL Commissioner, should that job open up.