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Sports Bill Russell Congratulates Paul Pierce Before Celtics Jersey Retirement
Author: 0 Bill Russell Congratulates Paul Pierce Before Celtics Jersey Retirement

The Cleveland Cavaliers are allowing 37 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.8 rebounds per game. Cleveland caps a three-game road trip Tuesday in Oklahoma City. Before the game, Rivers talked about Pierce's legacy in Boston. Pierce spent most of his career on the Celtics, in which he led the team in all statistical categories for many National Basketball Association seasons.

Sports Virtue and Moir keep Canada in first in figure skating team event
Author: 0 Virtue and Moir keep Canada in first in figure skating team event

Although Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir still had to do their free dance in the event's final segment, Daleman's performance clinched gold because neither O.A.R. And now I'm standing here after all of that. Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford skated pairs for Canada, while Kaetlyn Osmond was Canada's entry in the women's short dance (teams can make up to two substitutions).

Sports Moon dismisses Abe's call to resume US-S. Korea drills
Author: 0 Moon dismisses Abe's call to resume US-S. Korea drills

Abe is visiting South Korea to attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Games and hold talks with South Korean President Moon Jae In . After decades of bloodshed and strife, including a runup to the Olympic Games that saw the rival Koreas lurching toward war amid a near-constant barrage of North Korean missile and nuke tests, it's such a ludicrous concept at first glance that many refuse to even consider it.

Sports Potter Jr. wins Pebble Beach Pro
Author: 0 Potter Jr. wins Pebble Beach Pro

Dustin Johnson , Phil Mickelson and Jason Day tied for second. From there he went pretty much unchallenged to the finish with 11 consecutive pars leaving him to sign for a round of 69 and a three shot victory. Day won two weeks ago at Torrey Pines, proving he is back near his best form. Johnson lost a share of the lead with a tee shot that sailed over the cliff on the par-3 fifth and never caught up.

Sports Canada claims 4 Olympic medals on Day 2 in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Canada claims 4 Olympic medals on Day 2 in Pyeongchang

While winning bronze medals, Mark McMorris has established the gold standard for perseverance. Down to his final run - after crashing on his first two attempts - Parrot seized silver in men's slopestyle snowboard with an even score of 86.00.

Sports 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster arrested on suspected domestic violence charges
Author: 0 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster arrested on suspected domestic violence charges

The 49ers' inside linebacker and former first-round draft pick now is being held on $75,000 bail in the county jail. A call to the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department was not immediately returned Sunday. Foster's arrest would be his second within a month. Foster has issues leading up to the NFL Draft. Foster has had a history of issues off the field.

Sports I had a lot of success at Man United — Mkhitaryan
Author: 0 I had a lot of success at Man United — Mkhitaryan

Wenger admitted the situation might have got to him. Arsenal face their bitter North London rivals Spurs this lunchtime, and their would be certainly no better way of the talented attacker enamouring himself to his new fans than by putting in a top showing today.

Sports Watch pairs free skating team figure skating online
Author: 0 Watch pairs free skating team figure skating online

On the first night, Nathan Chen faltered while the pairs team of Alexa Scimeca-Knierim and Chris Knierim put out their best short program of the year. Ice-dancing siblings Maia and Alex Shibutani, who got the United States off to a strong start Sunday with their well-received short program, will make the quick turnaround to compete their free dance Monday.

Sports Chelsea boss Conte told 'stop making excuses' after £200M transfer spend
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte told 'stop making excuses' after £200M transfer spend

He summoned his stars to the club's Cobham training headquarters and ALL of the squad had a say on their slump - which has seen last season's champions now fighting for a top-four spot. Conte has been under pressure despite winning the title in his rookie Prem campaign. "We are doing. we are keeping our expectations", Conte told reporters at Cobham Training Ground.

Sports Frank Reich 'favorite' to become Indianapolis Colts' next head coach, per report
Author: 0 Frank Reich 'favorite' to become Indianapolis Colts' next head coach, per report

McDaniels backed out of the deal eight hours later. Reich served as Eagles' offensive coordinator for the past two seasons. Reich is expected to be introduced at a news conference Tuesday. He was part of the Colts' run to the Super Bowl in 2009, leaving when Caldwell was sacked after the 2011 season. No matter which direction the Colts decide to go in terms of a head coach, the future looks bright in Indianapolis.

Sports Liverpool close gap on Man United to two points with Saints win
Author: 0 Liverpool close gap on Man United to two points with Saints win

And Klopp believes they have regularly shown they are two of the finest players in the division. "But I think we deserved the three points, clean sheets and no injuries, it was flawless". 'It's really hard to ask for more support than this in this situation, ' he said. The Brazilian superstar pulled off a piece of skill that most players would not even attempt.

Sports Riyad Mahrez returns to training with Leicester
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez returns to training with Leicester

Manchester City continued their march to the Premier League title with a 5-1 victory Saturday evening againstLeicester City . "My advice for the players is not to think how many games are left, just to look to the next one", he said.

Sports Fears for Newcastle: Rafa Benitez on Islam Slimani vs Man United
Author: 0 Fears for Newcastle: Rafa Benitez on Islam Slimani vs Man United

Nemanja Matic, who starts alongside Pogba in midfield , told Sky Sports ahead of the game: "I've played here a couple of times , it's always hard when they play good football [because] the crowd is behind them for 90 minutes". Were Newcastle lucky? Yes, they were. Meanwhile, the Magpies have been struggling of late and now they have gone five games without a win in all competitions after consecutive 1-1 draws against Burnley and Crystal Palace .

Sports Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Arsenal: Arsenal's player ratings
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Arsenal: Arsenal's player ratings

Harry Kane loves a goal against Arsenal and he added to his already impressive tally against The Gunners with his sublime headed victor. "After the last training session, I hope that he is still doing well and we can put him in contention".

Sports NCAA Tournament Selection Committee Reveals Top 16 Teams of Current Bracket
Author: 0 NCAA Tournament Selection Committee Reveals Top 16 Teams of Current Bracket

The Tigers, now 20-4 overall and 9-3 in second-place in the ACC, were projected as a No. 3 seed in the Midwest Region of the bracket. So while Virginia Tech's away win vs. The No. 2 Cavaliers (23-2, 12-1 ACC) travel to No. 25 Miami (18-6, 7-5 ACC) on Tuesday to face the Hurricanes at 9 p.m.at the Watsco Center. Last season, 15 of the preliminary top 16 remained in that group for the bracket a month later.

Sports Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris takes bronze in men's slopestyle at Pyongchang
Author: 0 Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris takes bronze in men's slopestyle at Pyongchang

The victor, aged 17, scored 87.16 with only four contestants in the final third round left to compete with. Tom Weir covered eight Winter Olympics as a columnist for USA Today. Teammate Isabelle Weidemann of Ottawa was seventh in 4:04.26. "It does feel a little bit like a win", he said with a smile. The 18-year-old, who was the first snowboarder to take to the slope, scored 70.85 on his first run but it was only enough to finish ninth and miss out on qualification.

Sports Real Madrid to sell Isco in order to recruit Hazard
Author: 0 Real Madrid to sell Isco in order to recruit Hazard

Spanish sports newspaper AS linked Premier League clubs Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool with a move for the former Malaga man, claiming Zidane had made a decision to cut his losses on a player whose exit could clear the way for Chelsea star Eden Hazard to move to the Santiago Bernabeu.

Sports Ronaldo hat-trick as Madrid warm up for PSG with big win
Author: 0 Ronaldo hat-trick as Madrid warm up for PSG with big win

In the biggest games, the best players turn up. "He always has that mindset". Real host Ligue 1 leaders PSG in the first leg of their second-round European tie on Wednesday before travelling to the French capital for the return game just under three weeks later.

Author: 0 Luis Suarez Assisted Philippe Coutinho on his First Post Liverpool Goal

It was the first time the Brazilian had found the net since his blockbuster 160 million-euro ($192 million) move from Liverpool in early January. Gabriel Paulista lost the ball to Suarez who ran clear to find Rakitic on the edge of the area and the midfielder made no mistake in firing past Jaume to seal Barca's place in the final.

Sports Heat trade for Luke Babbitt hours before National Basketball Association trade deadline
Author: 0 Heat trade for Luke Babbitt hours before National Basketball Association trade deadline

White, 25, is averaging 3. 3 points , 1.8 rebounds and 13.3 minutes for the Heat this season. Babbitt joined Miami last season, and averaged 4.8 points in 68 games, including 55 starts. His shooting will help Miami on the offensive end and, if anything, steal minutes from Justise Winslow and James Johnson. The Heat have been unable to find a consistent option for that role this season.

Author: 0 Amid Olympic thaw, Pence says allies united in isolating N. Korea

North Korea's nominal head of state Kim Yong-nam also attended the luncheon with Mr. Moon. Past "charm offensives" have been interpreted as North Korea trying to recoup from crippling sanctions on their nuclear program, or trying to drive a wedge between Seoul and its US ally.

Sports Ronaldo scores hat-trick as Madrid thrash Sociedad
Author: 0 Ronaldo scores hat-trick as Madrid thrash Sociedad

Brazil playmaker Neymar fired home the game's only goal midway through the second half and twice hit the woodwork as Unai Emery's side registered their 14th win in their last 15 games in all competitions. Real Sociedad: Geronimo Rulli 5, Aritz Elustondo 5, Alvaro Odriozola 6, Raul Navas 5, Alberto de la Bella 6, Asier Illarramendi 7, Sergio Canales 6, David Zurutuza 5, Mikel Oyarzabal 6, Juanmi 6, Xabi Prieto 6.

Sports Austin Dillon draws pole for Clash
Author: 0 Austin Dillon draws pole for Clash

Dillon earned the pole through a random draw conducted Saturday night. Of course, with the Daytona 500 still a week away things can change and Patrick admits that her feelings may differ by the time the February 18 race rolls around. Prior to the Lucas Oil 200, NASCAR was on-track for the first time this year with one practice session for the Advance Auto Parts Clash and two for the 60th annual DAYTONA 500, set for February 18.

Sports Winter Olympics 2018: Chris Mazdzer wins historic silver in men's singles luge
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: Chris Mazdzer wins historic silver in men's singles luge

It's Mazdzer's third Olympics, but he didn't come close to medaling before. The second place finish by Mazdzer made history for USA lugers becoming the first American to capture a medal in Olympic history. Fellow American Taylor Morris finished in 18th place and Tucker West did not make it to the final run. The surprise stemmed from a subpar performance this past World Cup season, which saw a top finish of sixth place.

Sports Canada wins its first two medals at PyeongChang Olympics
Author: 0 Canada wins its first two medals at PyeongChang Olympics

McMorris is the more likely medalist of the two this time around as he continues to develop his runs while maintaining his place at the top of the sport. "I guess you could say I'm fully recovered, for sure", McMorris said. He had won bronze at Sochi 2014 and boasted numerous Winter X Games golds. "It's a duel that motivates me", said Fourcade, the 29-year-old French army officer.

Sports 'English Star Is Football's Most Complete Striker!'
Author: 0 'English Star Is Football's Most Complete Striker!'

Next up for Spurs is their Champions League clash with Juventus on Tuesday night, and Kane will have to be at his very best, if his side are to stand any chance whatsoever of returning to London with anything to show for their efforts. Having failed to deliver against the top teams at times this season, Harry Kane's recent performances have silenced lingering doubts about his status as one of the world's best strikers.