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Sports Kings coach Walton not under investigation
Author: 0 Kings coach Walton not under investigation

The two had reportedly had a working relationship, stemming from Mr Walton's time as a guest on Spectrum SportsNet , a U.S. regional cable sports channel where Ms Tennant used to work. "We have no further comment at this time", the team's statement said . He was on the coaching staff from 2014-16. ESPN cited sources in reporting that the National Basketball Association opened an investigation into the case, although the league hasn't officially commented.

Sports Shane Long Scores In 7 Seconds, Fastest Goal In EPL History
Author: 0 Shane Long Scores In 7 Seconds, Fastest Goal In EPL History

That goal beats Ledley King's record of 10 seconds for Tottenham against Bradford in 2000. The point lifted Watford to seventh, while Southampton are 16th, six points clear of the drop. "The sooner the better and the next chance we have on Tuesday is like a game in hand we can use to make a big step, and we should take this chance".

Sports Sissoko could miss two weeks - Pochettino
Author: 0 Sissoko could miss two weeks - Pochettino

After three titanic matches against Manchester City in their last four games, including last week's extraordinary Champions League clash which sent Spurs into the semifinals , Pochettino praised his side's maturity in hard circumstances.

Sports How scrambling Yankees will replace Aaron Judge
Author: 0 How scrambling Yankees will replace Aaron Judge

He grabbed his left side as he exited the batter's box and ran gingerly to first base. YES Network color commentator David Cone said, judging by his reaction right after the swing, it appears it might be an oblique issue. Tanaka danced around a runner on third base with no outs in the third inning. Torres hit a flyball to left and a fan in the first row reached over and tried to make a barehanded catch as Gold Glove outfielder Alex Gordon attempted to make a leaping catch.

Sports After firing Igor Kokoskov, who's next on the Suns' coaching carousel?
Author: 0 After firing Igor Kokoskov, who's next on the Suns' coaching carousel?

Kokoskov went 19-63 in his first season with Phoenix in 2018-19. Kokoskov was the Suns' lead assistant coach from 2008-13. Williams has also been drawing interest from the Los Angeles Lakers in regards to their head coaching vacancy. Both the Lakers and the Suns are looking to get out of the lottery and back into the playoffs. With the first round of the 2019 National Basketball Association playoffs coming to a close, the Los Angeles Lakers are patiently conducting their coaching search.

Sports Seattle Seahawks trade Frank Clark to Kansas City
Author: 0 Seattle Seahawks trade Frank Clark to Kansas City

Seattle will reportedly receive a 2019 first-round pick and a 2020 second-round pick in the deal. He and the Chiefs already have finalized a massive contract extension that includes $63.5 million in guaranteed money. Clark was going to earn $17 million under the tag for the 2019 season. Clark, in his fifth season, is coming off a career year in 2018. The 25-year-old Clark has totaled 32 sacks over the past three seasons for the Seahawks.

Sports Trail Blazers answer every challenge, take Game 4 from the Thunder
Author: 0 Trail Blazers answer every challenge, take Game 4 from the Thunder

Lillard made his first basket with 1:14 left in the first half after missing his first six shots, but he still had seven assists before the break. Overall in Game 4, Russell Westbrook went 5-of-21 from the field. McCollum, accepting the handshake: "One more to go". Klay Thompson hadn't played poorly through the first three games of the Warriors' first-round playoff series with the Clippers, he'd played impressive defense and averaged 13.7 points on 44.4 percent shooting.

Sports Odell Beckham Jr. Sounds Off On Giants On Twitter
Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr. Sounds Off On Giants On Twitter

Beckham then indirectly responded to Giants GM Dave Gettleman and addressed the circumstances behind his trade and his unhappiness despite a massive contract extension. One of the commenters suggested that Beckham, who has battled injuries, should have still traveled with the Giants when he was out of the lineup. Here are a few guys that if the New York Giants took at No.

Sports Pogba Calls Out Manchester United Teammates For Everton Horror Show
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There will be fouls, no doubt about it". 'I know it's a big challenge and that's why, when I came in here, I said I'm going to enjoy every single second. "I am putting all my efforts into doing what is right for the club". While Solskjaer was in wholehearted agreement with his former teammate, the United manager believes that facing title-chasing City at Old Trafford on Wednesday offers his underachieving players a chance to atone as they continue their quest for a Champions League place.

Sports Ronaldo first player to win Europe's top 3 leagues
Author: 0 Ronaldo first player to win Europe's top 3 leagues

Ronaldo has scored 26 goals and registered 13 assists in 39 games across all competitions during the 2018/19 season. The Bianconeri had been heavy favourites to win the title this season following the signing of Ronaldo in the summer and it appeared a matter of when rather than if as they remained unbeaten for the first seven months of the season until a 2-0 loss at Genoa ended that run on March 17.

Sports Benzema is 'best No — Real Madrid's Zidane
Author: 0 Benzema is 'best No — Real Madrid's Zidane

When quizzed on why a player who has won four Champions Leagues in five seasons in Madrid - including scoring decisive goals in two of the finals - is given such a hostile reception by fans Zidane said; "I don't know". "Then we showed the quality we have". Substitute Brahim Diaz went close for the home side in the closing stages before Bale chipped a one-on-one over the bar.

Sports Luke Walton accused of sexual assault by former SportsNet host Kelli Tennant
Author: 0 Luke Walton accused of sexual assault by former SportsNet host Kelli Tennant

According to a civil suit filed against Walton , Tennant alleges that he "pinned her to the bed" and "began forcing kisses on her neck, face and chest" in his hotel room back in 2016. He is married to former Arizona Wildcats volleyball player Bre Ladd, whom he met at UA. Walton served as an assistant head coach with the Warriors from 2014-16.

Sports Lakers meeting with Lue to discuss coaching vacancy
Author: 0 Lakers meeting with Lue to discuss coaching vacancy

The 41-year-old Lue immediately emerged as a "strong frontrunner" for the head coach position after Luke Walton was sacked from the Lakers last Friday following three seasons at the helm. Whoever gets hired should have an easier time than Walton. Lue, who previously served as an assistant coach for the Boston Celtics , L.A. Clippers and Cavaliers, became head coach in Cleveland during the 2015-16 season after David Blatt was sacked.

Sports Australia beats Belarus 3-2 to reach Fed Cup final
Author: 0 Australia beats Belarus 3-2 to reach Fed Cup final

On the first day, Barty beat regular doubles partner Azarenka 7-6 (2), 6-3 after Sabalenka had given Belarus a 1-0 lead with a 7-5, 5-7, 6-3 win over Stosur. Australia are targeting their first final since 1993, while Belarus are bidding to reach it for the second time in three attempts, after being beaten by the United States in 2017.

Sports ‘Barca relaxed and fresh ahead of final La Liga push’
Author: 0 ‘Barca relaxed and fresh ahead of final La Liga push’

But the former Athletic Bilbao boss is determined not to take his foot off the gas in pursuit of a third treble in the club's history. "I think the manager is dividing the minutes out really well among the different players, but we got the result which is the important thing", he said.

Sports Pan claims first Tour win
Author: 0 Pan claims first Tour win

Even after a slow start, he made the turn in even par to retain a share of the lead amid a crowd of contenders. The Taiwan golfer began the final round two shots off overnight leader and world number one Dustin Johnson , whose challenge disintegrated after carding seven over through five holes on the back nine, to claim five birdies and one solitary bogey on his way to a 12-under-par total.

Sports I was surprised, Smith on getting back captaincy charge
Author: 0 I was surprised, Smith on getting back captaincy charge

Before this victory, Rajasthan Royals had only two victories, in this season of IPL, from eight matches under the leadership of Rahane. Dhawan continued his great form as he completed his fifty in just 25 balls. RR opener Rahane has nearly 500 runs in the IPL against Delhi. Put in to bat, Rajasthan lost the wicket of Sanju Samson (0) in the second over.

Author: 0 Sacramento Kings Coach Luke Walton Sued for Sexual Assault

Tennant says the conduct happened before Walton was hired as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers in 2016, TMZ reported . She added that he said "Good to see you" before she walked out. Sacramento officially hired the 39-year-old Walton as its head coach last week, two days after he parted ways with the Lakers . Walton was an assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors from 2014-16 before taking the Lakers head coaching job.

Sports J. Oshie Has Surgery On Fractured Right Clavicle, Is Out ‘Indefinitely’
Author: 0 J. Oshie Has Surgery On Fractured Right Clavicle, Is Out ‘Indefinitely’

The Nashville Predators are on the brink of elimination as the Dallas Stars look to win Game 6 on home ice Monday evening. Goaltender Braden Holtby held up his end, stopping all of Carolina's shots in Game 5. The Stars will play St. Louis in the second round of these playoffs, just as they did in their previous postseason appearance three years ago. LW Andrei Svechnikov took part in the Hurricanes' morning skate and said he hopes to play in Game 6 after being concussed in a fight with ...

Sports Rockets beat Jazz 104-101 for 3-0 series lead
Author: 0 Rockets beat Jazz 104-101 for 3-0 series lead

When informed by ESPN of his early shooting struggles, Harden replied: "Oh, for real?" Houston weathered Harden's shooting slump by getting key contributions from multiple role players. That just gives us more confidence, ' said Harden , who was three-for-20 shooting with 10 assists. "They got into him, and they did what they were supposed to do, but James normally figures that stuff out anyway".

Sports Jacob deGrom is throwing again and it 'felt good'
Author: 0 Jacob deGrom is throwing again and it 'felt good'

Met manager Mickey Callaway said deGrom will be examined by the team medical staff on Monday and they will decide if an MRI is needed. The reigning National League Cy Young Award victor was roughed up badly in each of his last two starts to see his ERA soar to 3.68.

Sports Shane Lowry Keeps Hold on the Top at Rain-Delayed RBC Heritage
Author: 0 Shane Lowry Keeps Hold on the Top at Rain-Delayed RBC Heritage

Amid heavy winds, there were a few big rounds to be had on the course, but only a handful of them as Masters runner-up Johnson earned the lead. He had a 20-footer for birdie on the sixth hole and a 19-footer for birdie on the 13th. He knocked his drive 282 yards in flawless position, then landed a hybrid club into the cup from 254 yards away for only the second albatross at Harbour Town since 1983 and first since 2007.

Sports Real Madrid coach Zidane delighted for hat-trick hero Benzema
Author: 0 Real Madrid coach Zidane delighted for hat-trick hero Benzema

El Confidencial though, insist that their information is correct, with Real Madrid willing to spend upwards of €400m this summer. "But his team were helping him, with Marco's cross, [Jesus] Vallejo's recovery of the ball to start off the move for the first goal".

Sports Paul Merson gives his prediction for Chelsea FC v Burnley
Author: 0 Paul Merson gives his prediction for Chelsea FC v Burnley

They didn't win a single game inside 90 minutes until they thrashed Bournemouth 4-0 in their 12th game of the season (all competitions), and following an away win at Cardiff in their very next Premier League game Sean Dyche's men would win just one of their next dozen matches.

Sports Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva thriving under title pressure ahead of derby test
Author: 0 Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva thriving under title pressure ahead of derby test

It should not be forgotten that City played some wonderful football. Silva is one of three City players nominated for the PFA Player of the Year award along with Raheem Sterling and Aguero. Foden provided that with an energetic and creative performance. When asked if he had any players like Foden at Barca, Guardiola replied: "No". "Managing is not a book like you follow the rules".

Sports Wilfried Zaha going nowhere, says Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson
Author: 0 Wilfried Zaha going nowhere, says Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson

Christian Benteke scored his first goal in almost a year to give Roy Hodgson's side the lead early on, after he was left unmarked from a Palace free kick. Zaha posted the image on his Twitter account on April 9. Having already won at Manchester City in December, Hodgson's side were on course for another famous scalp when Scott Dann nodded goalwards and McArthur headed past Leno.

Sports Denver Nuggets Looking To Surprise The NBA Again
Author: 0 Denver Nuggets Looking To Surprise The NBA Again

DeRozan was called for an offensive foul after charging into Denver guard Gary Harris . Nothing exemplified the Spurs' collapse down the stretch better than a moment of frustration from DeMar DeRozan . The Nuggets were more aggressive and physical after a deflating Game 3 loss, just as Denver coach Michael Malone had hoped. He's done some remarkable work at the helm of the San Antonio Spurs , building a dynasty there that still holds some power.

Sports Bucks roll to 2-0 series lead
Author: 0 Bucks roll to 2-0 series lead

The Bucks jumped all over the Pistons early in Game 1 and never looked back from their 20-point lead at the end of the first quarter. Bledsoe was 11-for-19 with 27 points on the night. He played limited minutes against Memphis on April 9 and sat out the regular-season finale against NY the next night. Game four will follow Monday at 7:00 PM and if necessary game five would be back in Milwaukee Wednesday, April 24.