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Sports Jazz trade Rodney Hood to Cleveland, Joe Johnson to Sacramento
Author: 0 Jazz trade Rodney Hood to Cleveland, Joe Johnson to Sacramento

Sacramento will receive Joe Johnson from Utah and Iman Shumpert and a future pick from Cleveland, while the Jazz will get forward Jae Crowder and guard Derrick Rose from the Cavaliers . Time and time again, Thomas alluded to his time with the Boston Celtics and being used to being a ball-dominant player. Despite being in the midst of a 7-game winning streak, the Utah Jazz are shaking the team up at the trade deadline.

Sports Former USA Swim Team Coach Faces Sexual Abuse Allegations
Author: 0 Former USA Swim Team Coach Faces Sexual Abuse Allegations

He sexually assaulted her starting when she was 16. That seems to be the case once again in the world of sports. Kukors's charges come in the wake of the sexual abuse scandal that rocked USA Gymnastics and saw former national team doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison.

Sports Mark Hunt Blasts UFC For Welcoming Back 'Cheating Bum' Brock Lesnar
Author: 0 Mark Hunt Blasts UFC For Welcoming Back 'Cheating Bum' Brock Lesnar

This marked Lesnar's return to MMA after an nearly five-year retirement. Lesnar's much-anticipated UFC comeback was mired in controversy, however, when it emerged that the former UFC heavyweight champion tested positive for performance enhancing drugs following an out-of-competition drugs test which took place two weeks prior to the event.

Sports Colts-Patriots a rivalry? Not with a seven-game losing streak
Author: 0 Colts-Patriots a rivalry? Not with a seven-game losing streak

A rivalry usually consists of two evenly matched teams going back and forth. Then he walked out of the room. But as Ballard stressed Wednesday, it's "about being right". We got work to do. "It's about getting the right guy". Chris Ballard is ready to build Colts fans a team they deserve, but now he was caught flat footed.

Sports Rays' owner wants to make Tampa team's home, not St. Pete
Author: 0 Rays' owner wants to make Tampa team's home, not St. Pete

Stuart Sternberg said at a news conference Friday that the team would focus its new ballpark search on a 14-acre site in Tampa that sits just north of Ybor Channel. The Rays also are going to have to kick in significantly more than the $150 million Sternberg has previously suggested to make the numbers work. St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman and the City Council deserve credit for having the vision and courage to approve the agreement with the Rays that let the team look in both ...

Sports Former Ireland International Liam Miller Has Passed Away
Author: 0 Former Ireland International Liam Miller Has Passed Away

Miller, who also played for Hibs and Manchester United , had been suffering from pancreatic cancer. But the prognosis was bleak and he passed away leaving behind a wife and three children. The club tweeted: "We are saddened to hear this evening that former Sunderland midfielder Liam Miller has passed away". Celtic were among a number of Miller's former clubs to pay tribute to the midfielder.

Sports Boston Globe investigating into
Author: 0 Boston Globe investigating into "hoax" Tom Brady holdout column

A column by Ron Borges in today's Herald regarding Patriot Tom Brady's salary discussions was based on information which proved to be false. Nick in Boston told Ron Borges that he was Don Yee and @RonBorges ran with it. In March 2007, Borges was suspended by The Boston Globe after plagiarizing parts of a column. "Nick in Boston" also texted his conversation with Borges over to Kirk and Callahan, who shared that exchange on Twitter.

Sports Markelle Fultz (shoulder) limited to shooting in paint — Sixers GM
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz (shoulder) limited to shooting in paint — Sixers GM

Since then, he's been dealing with a shoulder injury that requires Fultz to "retrain" his jump shot. Regardless, something was clearly off with Fultz - his shot was herky-jerky and inaccurate - and the Sixers sat him out to recover. Sixers general manager Bryan Colangelo spoke to the media for the first time since December and spoke about the situation with rookie guard Markelle Fultz on February 9, 2018.

Sports Sudbury sheds more jobs in January: Statscan
Author: 0 Sudbury sheds more jobs in January: Statscan

The province saw an unemployment rate of 5.4 per cent in January - the same as Quebec. The overall result was dragged down by a loss of 137,000 part-time positions in what was the category's largest one-month collapse on record. "The unemployment rate is still low with the economy remaining close to full employment". Average hourly wages jumped 3.3 percent from last January, the strongest since March 2016.

Sports Kohli calls Kuldeep, Chahal as `brave bowlers`
Author: 0 Kohli calls Kuldeep, Chahal as `brave bowlers`

They feel at the top of their game when they have the pitches supporting them even a little bit. Both Kuldeep and Chahal have spoken separately of the encouragement from "Virat bhaiya ", gushing about the captain giving them the confidence to be attacking, reassuring them that it didn't matter to him if they went for runs, and they could continue to look for wickets.

Sports Lions formally introduce new coach Patricia
Author: 0 Lions formally introduce new coach Patricia

The Detroit Lions announced Friday that they have extended the contract of general manager Bob Quinn to match the term of new head coach Matt Patricia . Moreover, I greatly enjoy my relationship and partnership with Bob. Matt Patricia's unlikely path to becoming an NFL coach began with his buddies, setting up miniature players on a vibrating, metal field for fierce games of electric football .

Sports Kohli hits 34th ODI Hundred, makes it 3-0 for India
Author: 0 Kohli hits 34th ODI Hundred, makes it 3-0 for India

Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar played for India for 24 long years and was given the status of demigod and rightly so, but he wasn't a player who could scare the daylight out of the opposition in ODI cricket, at least. "I guess the way forward is to identify our strengths and play to our strengths". "There was no other reason". Or there should be a plan. "And we are going to imbibe the culture and be a part of this country".

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Author: 0 Real Madrid: "I want Isco to stay forever" - Zinedine Zidane

Isco repeated the trick a week later as Real closed in on the title and he was rewarded for an instrumental role in the club's Liga success with a start in the Champions League final ahead of Gareth Bale . It's a lie [that we want to sell to sell him]. "I was asked before [during the January transfer window] why weren't we going to sign anyone", Zidane told reporters .

Sports EPL splashes cash as Arsenal sign Aubameyang, Giroud joins Chelsea
Author: 0 EPL splashes cash as Arsenal sign Aubameyang, Giroud joins Chelsea

In his first day as a Gunner, new Arsenal buy Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been handed the club's iconic number 14 jersey, used by legend, Thierry Henry. Chelsea could once again be without a recognised striker against Watford on Monday, with Alvaro Morata out injured and Olivier Giroud unlikely to start.

Sports Court rejects appeals by 47 Russian athletes hours before opening ceremony
Author: 0 Court rejects appeals by 47 Russian athletes hours before opening ceremony

Last week, the CAS upheld 28 and partially upheld 11 appeals against lifetime Olympic bans against Russian athletes , but maintained their Pyeongchang bans. It also banned dozens of athletes from the Games for life and stripped their Sochi Games medals following several investigations into the doping affair.

Sports Eden Hazard fuels speculation he is considering leaving Chelsea for Real Madrid
Author: 0 Eden Hazard fuels speculation he is considering leaving Chelsea for Real Madrid

While some at Stamford Bridge would be hesitant given the club's experience with a player like Marko Marin, Meyer is cut from a different cloth and having captained Germany's youth teams to win the Euros (U-21) & silver at the Rio Olympics in 2016, he is no stranger to responsibilities and would be the ideal foil for Hazard.

Sports The Shirtless Tongan gives the people what they want at Opening Ceremony
Author: 0 The Shirtless Tongan gives the people what they want at Opening Ceremony

He traveled to Isafjordur, Iceland in mid-January for his seventh and final chance at Olympic qualification in cross-country skiing, and finally managed to secure a place. Eighteen months on, Taufatofua presents a much leaner figure than the muscular martial artist who competed in the 80kg division. "You will inspire us all to live together in peace and harmony despite all the differences we have", said International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach said during the ceremony.

Sports Russian athletes' latest appeals adjourned with no decision made
Author: 0 Russian athletes' latest appeals adjourned with no decision made

Even though the opening ceremony doesn't take place until Friday in PyeongChang , some events are already underway and the US defeated their Russian counterparts in the new discipline of mixed curling. "We said 'Hey, if something happened, we're sorry"'. "All our documents and words were heard". The International Olympic Committee expects 168 Russian athletes to compete under the neutral banner of "Olympic Athletes From Russia".

Sports Russian athletes' request to join Winter Olympics declined
Author: 0 Russian athletes' request to join Winter Olympics declined

Among the 47 subject to the ban stemming from state-backed doping at the 2014 Sochi Games was short track skater Victor Ahn, who was born in South Korea but became a Russian citizen in time for Sochi, where he won three gold medals. Last month Russian President Vladimir Putin admitted there had been "instances of doping use in Russia", but said the issue was a global problem. Whistleblowers in sport should not go public with their information because they would be compromising their ...

Sports MLBPA exploring spring training sites for free agents
Author: 0 MLBPA exploring spring training sites for free agents

There is no word yet on whether the workouts will be open to fans or the media. The camp at IMG is scheduled to run through March 4, and the union has the option to extend it through the end of the month. Spring training figures to be a little different this season with dozens of top-tier players still unsigned. Former Astros manager Bo Porter will run the camp, and the union said "major-league caliber coaches and trainers will be available" to support and assist them.

Sports Wantaway Mahrez won't return for Man City clash
Author: 0 Wantaway Mahrez won't return for Man City clash

He loves football, he loves his relationship with his team-mates, he enjoys his football. He loves his teammates and that's important. "I think it is important in this difficult time to keep all players, and club, united, to continue the hard work on the pitch".

Sports Roy Hodgson denies Crystal Palace are a one-man team
Author: 0 Roy Hodgson denies Crystal Palace are a one-man team

The Eagles have not won a league game without Zaha since September 2016 and Hodgson added: "It's crucial to get him back as quickly as possible". " I can definitely kibosh the rumours that he is out for the rest of the season, definitely no chance of that, he will be back ".

Sports Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric: 2017 best year of my career
Author: 0 Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric: 2017 best year of my career

The Brazil worldwide has been linked with a shock return to Spain at the end of the season, despite having only moved to PSG last August for a world-record fee of €222million. The La Liga leaders beat Valencia 3-0 on aggregate to secure a final showdown with Sevilla. Ronaldo remains hopeful the clash between the two sides will be a "great game".

Sports Tony Romo PGA Tour exemption splits opinion
Author: 0 Tony Romo PGA Tour exemption splits opinion

Jordan Spieth , a frequent playing partner of Romo in Dallas, said this week that Romo's game is for real, and that he's confident enough to play well on the PGA Tour. Numerous same things being said about Romo were said about Steph Curry when he entered a Web.com Tour event last summer and strung together a pair of 74s.

Sports Bangladesh: Opposition leader verdict threatens crisis
Author: 0 Bangladesh: Opposition leader verdict threatens crisis

Meanwhile, two others accused in the case were already taken to the special court earlier in the day. Two defendants are behind bars. She, along with her son and four aides, were charged with stealing foreign donations received by an orphanage trust she had created.

Sports NBA Trade Grades: Cavaliers get Rodney Hood and George Hill
Author: 0 NBA Trade Grades: Cavaliers get Rodney Hood and George Hill

The Jazz wanted to get an asset for him before having to decide if they were going to match an offer from another team. The Cleveland Cavaliers started with perhaps the biggest move of the day by sending Isaiah Thomas to the Lakers , but the Utah Jazz got involved soon after.

Sports Wenger explains why Mkhitaryan stays behind after training
Author: 0 Wenger explains why Mkhitaryan stays behind after training

Indeed, Dortmund chief executive stated that Aubameyang withheld performances in order to force his switch to The Emirates. But Wenger noted Aubameyang missed the Bundesliga club's two matches prior to facing Freiburg due to a lack of focus because of speculation over his future and a disciplinary issue.

Sports Wisconsin mixed doubles curling siblings splits first two Olympic matches
Author: 0 Wisconsin mixed doubles curling siblings splits first two Olympic matches

We wanted to make sure we gave Kaitlyn a shot for two so we played a more aggressive call that would have had a better result and I missed it the wrong way. "I've got to be better than that". The next opponent for the American team will be Canada, represented by John Morris and Kaitlyn Lawes. When mixed doubles wraps up on Tuesday, the siblings will start curling separately in the men's and women's tournaments on Wednesday.

Sports National Basketball Association trade deadline 2018 tracker
Author: 0 National Basketball Association trade deadline 2018 tracker

Many expected the Cavs to try and make a move for Deandre Jordan or Kemba Walker deals that can still be done within the hour, but no one expected this. The Cavaliers added eight new faces to the roster last summer only to trade a handful of them away in February. In return, the Lakers will get Isaiah Thomas , Channing Frye , and the Cavs' 2018 first-round pick.