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Sports Chris Mullin will step down as St. John's hoops coach
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It's also important to note that Arizona State Sun Devils head coach Bobby Hurley is expected to be the Red Storm's top target when this all goes down. I am extremely grateful to the administration, which has supported me and our basketball program on every level". Both are former Gregg Marshall assistants doing well in their first head-coaching jobs.

Sports Juventus up next for rising Ajax
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Ronaldo's sensational strike on the cusp of halftime - his 23rd Champions League headed goal and the 97th of his career - gave Juventus an unlikely lead after a youthful Ajax side had bossed the majority of the game's opening stanza.

Sports Muguruza retains Monterrey title as injured Azarenka retires
Author: 0 Muguruza retains Monterrey title as injured Azarenka retires

The title, her first on clay court, broke a almost two-year drought for the eighth-seeded American, who claimed her fourth career success. Though her opponent regained her ability to respond, managing a break in the seventh game, but could not prevent Muguruza from winning the second set 6-3, the Efe news source goes on to add.

Sports Mendy focused on Manchester City future after making FA Cup comeback
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He is travelling", he told a pre-match news conference. "It's nearly impossible to win the quadruple - surviving is a miracle", Guardiola said. Jesus stepped up in the Argentine's absence by stooping to head home his 18th goal of the season, but the Brazilian's opener owed much to a wonderfully inviting cross from Kevin De Bruyne .

Sports National Hockey League head coach gives interesting take on Bruins vs. Leafs playoff series
Author: 0 National Hockey League head coach gives interesting take on Bruins vs. Leafs playoff series

The Leafs were weakened at center in their first round loss with Kadri suspended for three games and Matthews frustrated by Bruins checkers. "I think it's something more that fans think like that", Marner told Sporting News. "It was, for sure, a couple of weeks (that Game 7 stayed with him afterward)". You can't help but think about a year ago a little bit but that being said, they're a different team and we're a different team now and it's important that we realize that.

Sports Jurgen Klopp warns Liverpool to expect 'intense battle'
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp warns Liverpool to expect 'intense battle'

Liverpool head into the match having registered a 2-0 win over Porto in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final. "Overall it was a really good performance". "We were still around in the box and all that stuff, that was good, but then for defending the counter-attacks we had to work really hard and it costs you then a little bit, you lose a bit of rhythm".

Sports Wozniacki tops Metric to gain clay-court final in Charleston
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Madison Keys overpowered Caroline Wozniacki 7-6 (5) 6-3 to win the Charleston Open and defeat the former world number one for the first time on Sunday. Keys won the next point but twice had backhand errors to allow Wozniacki to pull within 6-5. Her win also completed a superb week in SC, where she defeated three Grand Slam champions - Jelena Ostapenko , Stephens and Wozniacki - to take the title.

Sports Liverpool, Tottenham win Champions League quarterfinals, first leg
Author: 0 Liverpool, Tottenham win Champions League quarterfinals, first leg

On the other hand, Ajax surprisingly hammered defending champions Real Madrid 4-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu to battle Juventus . This is Ajax's first appearance in the Champions League quarterfinal in 16 years. "Tactically, we are strong and we can put players in different positions. We've already on a few occasions this season surpassed expectation, and we want to do that again tomorrow night".

Sports Rick Barnes to stay at Tennessee
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According to Low, UCLA was offering a contract worth $5 million per year, plus incentives and bonuses, as compared to an extension Barnes signed with Tennessee in September that's set to increase in annual pay from $3.25 million to $3.75 million by the 2023-24 season.

Sports Dirk Nowitzki Announces He's Retiring from NBA After 21 Seasons
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After returning from his ankle injury, Nowitzki notched career lows this season in most major categories. Nowitzki is a 14-time All-Star and a 12-time All-NBA team member. "And I promise you will get the biggest, most badass statue ever". We've thought it all year, but it's now it's official. He was the first player that big to be a legitimate threat at the 3-point line.

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Author: 0 "He Abused My Mum" Says Referee who Red Carded Diego Costa

Barcelona started the match in their usual 4-3-3 formation with Messi , Suarez, and Coutinho up front. The Spain worldwide made the headlines for all the wrong reasons in Atletico's defeat to Barcelona , getting himself sent off and allegedly firing some horrific insults at the referee Jesus Gil Manzano .

Sports Devils draw top pick in NHL draft lottery
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The Avalanche (with claim to Ottawa's first-round pick this year) had the top odds for the first pick but slipped to fourth. "Our franchise, we need more talent". Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton - who was on the same flight as Shero into Toronto , one that included a fairly bumpy landing - said moving up to No.

Sports After Dismal Season, Magic Johnson Steps Down As Lakers President
Author: 0 After Dismal Season, Magic Johnson Steps Down As Lakers President

Johnson had been saddled with the task of reviving the Lakers and played a pivotal role in persuading LeBron James to join the team previous year in a blockbuster move. "I want to go back to who I was before taking on this job". "Jerry Buss demanded and our fans rightfully expect", referring to her late father, under whom the Lakers won 10 National Basketball Association championships, including five with Johnson as the point guard of the teams known as the Showtime Lakers.

Sports Magic Johnson cites Westbrook as he shockingly resigns from the Lakers
Author: 0 Magic Johnson cites Westbrook as he shockingly resigns from the Lakers

For a guy like Johnson who wants to help younger guys in the league, he wants to go back to doing those things and he feels like stepping down now will do that. Of course, Irving ultimately could stick to his word and stay with the Celtics, especially if Boston enjoys a deep playoff run this season in spite of the team's occasional drama.

Sports Solskjaer spoke to Alex Ferguson before Barcelona Champions League tie
Author: 0 Solskjaer spoke to Alex Ferguson before Barcelona Champions League tie

The 21-year-old striker is set to enter the last year of his current contract at United in the summer but the club have the option to extend it by an extra 12 months. "I went from being kid to an adult here, I had my first experiences as a professional and some insane experiences off the pitch". One of Pique's team-mates during his time at United was Solskjaer and the former Spain global says he was instrumental in helping him settle into life at the club.

Sports Redskins 2019 preseason schedule officially released by NFL
Author: 0 Redskins 2019 preseason schedule officially released by NFL

The Cardinals will open their preseason at home at State Farm Stadium to play the Los Angeles Chargers . This likely will be the best barometer for what the Redskins starting lineup will resemble as teams typically use the third preseason game to get the most reps for starters and top contributors.

Sports Virginia beats Texas Tech to win 1st NCAA title
Author: 0 Virginia beats Texas Tech to win 1st NCAA title

But Virginia was better than that. First, when the Cavaliers, a 1 seed again, fell behind by 14 early to No. 16 Gardner-Webb in what seemed like a repeat of the nightmare from the year before. "That's all I want". Unfortunately for the Raiders, the University of Virginia had the ball. Texas Tech's roster includes five upperclassmen among the 15 players.

Sports Kupcho makes history as first woman to win at Augusta
Author: 0 Kupcho makes history as first woman to win at Augusta

In the final round, she birdied both first-nine par 5s and led by two shots after a clutch up-and-down par at the par-3 12. Fans flocked to Augusta to participate in history, but this event was to promote the game of women's golf - displayed on such a grandiose stage.

Sports Manchester United priced Barcelona out of Pogba bid - Bartomeu
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And Barca could still win the treble this term with a Copa del Rey final against Valencia and a Champions League campaign still to play. United are the underdogs for the Barcelona tie but Solskjaer, who oversaw a stunning comeback victory over Paris Saint-Germain in the last round, is confident.

Sports Eden Hazard scores brace to lift Chelsea up to third
Author: 0 Eden Hazard scores brace to lift Chelsea up to third

Sarri admits Hazard's future is out of his hands. "Now I am just focused with Chelsea until the end of the season". The best thing we can do is qualify for the Champions League and hopefully win the Europa League too. The 28-year-old's masterful brace means he now has 19 goals in all competitions this season - equalling his previous best for Chelsea in 2014-15.

Sports Trump Administration Blocks Major League Baseball Deal For Cuban Players
Author: 0 Trump Administration Blocks Major League Baseball Deal For Cuban Players

The U.S. decision was the latest step by President Donald Trump to roll back the rapprochement with Havana , America's old Cold War foe, that was spearheaded by his predecessor, Barack Obama . Cuba maintains, however, that its baseball federation is not part of the state. "For years, Major League Baseball has been seeking to end the trafficking of baseball players from Cuba by criminal organizations by creating a safe and legal alternative for those players to sign with major league ...

Sports Ionescu will return for senior season with Ducks
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The victor will face either defending national champion Notre Dame or 11-time champ CT, who are set to collide in Friday's second game starting at about 6:30 p.m. "No magical words", Mulkey said. "My teammates and I, our coaches, our fans, this program - we're not going on a 'run, ' you know what I mean? If we can get here again, or sometime soon, now we'll have a little bit of experience and that always helps".

Sports Liverpool boss Klopp: I know how important title is to our fans
Author: 0 Liverpool boss Klopp: I know how important title is to our fans

Porto midfielder Danilo Pereira has stated he is not anxious about facing Liverpool's strike force Mohamed Salah , Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane when both teams face off in the Champions League quarterfinal. Klopp said he is enjoying this season more than the last, when they were blowing teams away with their high-intensity play and huge firepower which took them to the Champions League final.

Sports Lady Bears win third national championship in program history
Author: 0 Lady Bears win third national championship in program history

The Ducks simply had no answer for the post duo of Brown and junior Lauren Cox , who flirted with a triple-double (21 points, 11 rebounds, seven assists). Now she's back in a different kind of Final Four - the Captain Morgan Pose-Off Bracket Challenge. Baylor forward Lauren Cox (15) shoots against OR during the first half of a Final Four semifinal of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament Friday, April 5, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.

Sports Bobby Jones, Moncrief, Westpal, Divac make Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Bobby Jones, Moncrief, Westpal, Divac make Hall of Fame

He helped lead Arkansas to two Elite Eight appearances and the 1978 Final Four. Sikma is a seven-time NBA All-Star and NBA champion. One of the finest defensive guards in National Basketball Association history, Moncrief played 10 of his 11 seasons with the Milwaukee Bucks , and he was a five-time All-Star and a two-time Defensive Player of the Year.

Sports Everton vs Arsenal, Premier League
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The Gunners are fourth in the Premier League and are level on points with fifth-placed Chelsea , while Manchester United are two points behind them in sixth place. A win or a draw for Arsenal on Sunday will take them up to third in the standings above rivals Tottenham Hotspur with six more games to play.