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Sports McIlroy: Win not needed before Masters
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Woods is ready to move on from last week's tough outing at the Genesis Open, where he missed the cut. I know most of the guys have been playing tournament golf a lot more than I have. "You couldn't escape it going home because it was at home, it was just a really dark time and for the majority of that time, I just hid in the safety of my home but it's nice to be out here, it's a handsome day", said Shanahan.

Sports Trump to meet with parents of Florida shooting victims
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President Trump - under pressure from angry, grieving students from a Florida high school where a gunman killed 17 people last week - ordered the Justice Department on Tuesday to issue regulations banning so-called bump stocks, which convert semiautomatic guns into automatic weapons like those used previous year in the massacre of concertgoers in Las Vegas.

Sports U.S. beats Canada in shootout to win gold in women's hockey
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In the new deal, U.S.A. Hockey will reportedly pay each player around seventy thousand dollars annually; should the team win Olympic gold, 2018 salaries could reach into six figures. "I'm very proud of how we competed and how we played and how we represented our country from the start of the tournament to the end of it". Bruce Bennett via Getty Images Marie-Philip Poulin scored the overtime victor in the gold medal game at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Sports We believe we can complete job, says Celtic skipper Brown
Author: 0 We believe we can complete job, says Celtic skipper Brown

The former Liverpool manager expects Zenit, who because of the winter break in Russian Federation played their first competitive game in two months at Celtic Park, to be more attacking in front of their own supporters. Ajer played no subsequent part in the Champions League campaign, which saw Celtic drawn against Paris St Germain, Bayern Munich and Anderlecht. "We know that over the course of the two legs we need to replicate that, but the players are ready for that".

Sports LeBron James on potential changes to playoff format: 'Let's not go crazy'
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We can and should continue to use these platforms to spread a message or to promote positive change in our communities, as James and other celebrities have been doing lately. He also discussed politics and President Trump. How would those who join the street marches, who make loud commentary about racial injustices in America, have any clue as to the realities of racial discrimination? Every American - black, white or brown - is allowed to be criticized.

Sports Skiing at the Winter Olympics: What is the Alpine combined?
Author: 0 Skiing at the Winter Olympics: What is the Alpine combined?

Gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States kisses her medal during the medal ceremony for Alpine Skiing - Ladies' Giant Slalom on day six of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Medal Plaza on February 15, 2018. "And I know he is, too". "I wouldn't say they ignore each other", Shaw said. Goggia was fifth out of the starting gate, and turned in a near flawless run.

Sports Rick Pitino's 'heart is broken and shattered' following NCAA ruling
Author: 0 Rick Pitino's 'heart is broken and shattered' following NCAA ruling

Hall of Fame basketball coach Rick Pitino said his "heart is broken and shattered for" the players on his 2013 national championship team, as he addressed media at a news conference in NY on Wednesday, just a day after the NCAA upheld its order that Louisville vacate that championship.

Sports Spurs Expect Kawhi Leonard To Miss Remainder Of Season
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Popovich did not say that the team was prepared to officially rule Leonard out for the year. San Antonio announced on January 17 that Leonard was out "indefinitely", and the team has not provided a timetable for his return since then.

Sports Fred nets victor as Shakhtar Donetsk beat Roma in first leg
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Turkish youngster Cengiz Under marked his Champions League debut for Roma with a well-taken 41st-minute opener. Roma will have to turn this Champions League last-16 tie around at the Stadio Olimpico after Facundo Ferreyra's equaliser and Fred's stunning free-kick maintained Shakhtar's ideal home record in this season's competition.

Sports Concussion rules Mark Cavendish out of Abu Dhabi Tour
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The Dimension Data team confirmed that Cavendish fell on the same shoulder that he fractured in the heavy crash that forced him to abandon the 2017 Tour de France on stage 4. The team weren't willing to allow Cavendish to continue due to the concussion, and will continue to monitor his condition. "It's a great win for me and the team, on home ground", said Kristoff, who leads the race going into stage two.

Sports Barry Bennell Sentenced to 31 Years for Sexually Abusing Underage Boys
Author: 0 Barry Bennell Sentenced to 31 Years for Sexually Abusing Underage Boys

Before the trial started, he pleaded guilty to seven charges of indecent assault involving three boys but denied the remainder. Bennell rarely looked up from the floor as once promising footballers he molested and raped, now in their 40s and 50s, read out victim impact statements in court.

Sports Champions League Weds. preview: Sevilla-Man Utd, Shakhtar-Roma
Author: 0 Champions League Weds. preview: Sevilla-Man Utd, Shakhtar-Roma

We are getting a good enough price to make this wager and as a result this is the bet which I am going to suggest. "With Sevilla I don't think it's possible to score many goals and I think the game is going to be really competitive because they can say what they want, they can be nice to us and say we are favourites".

Sports United believe they can win Champions League, says Young
Author: 0 United believe they can win Champions League, says Young

Antonio Valencia and David De Gea , who were also not involved in the weekend win will return to the starting XI as well. I'm not happy with that." Sevilla has five goals in its last three matches, and it has scored at least once in its last nine games, but Montella thinks that isn't enough considering how well the team has been playing".

Sports Philadelphia Eagles: Alshon Jeffery played with a torn rotator cuff in 2017
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles: Alshon Jeffery played with a torn rotator cuff in 2017

Even if he returns at some point during the middle of the preseason, it sounds like Jeffery is going to miss all of OTAs, minicamp, and training camp. Sure, the injury was there the whole time, but just looking at the numbers and thinking back to some of his uncharacteristic drops early in the season, one can't help but wonder whether or not the shoulder injury played a part in Jeffery's slow start to 2017.

Sports India to bowl in final one-day worldwide against Proteas
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Virat Kohli's 909 rating points are also the highest in last 27 years since Australia's Dean Jones in 1991, who back then had earned 918 points . The Indian skipper now has scored 830 runs in South Africa and is shy of 130 runs to match the record created by Richards, 42 years ago.

Sports Vonn's Olympic downhill farewell a lovely shade of bronze
Author: 0 Vonn's Olympic downhill farewell a lovely shade of bronze

After finishing in 1:39.69, .47 seconds behind Italy's Sofia Goggia , a tearful Lindsey told NBC , "I skied a great race today. I'm trying to accept that and deal with the emotions of that". Below is all you need to know to watch on Tuesday. "I have a huge metal rod in my right arm, that makes me a stronger person". The only even that will be tape delayed as part of it are the first and second runs from the women's bobsled.

Sports Lindsey Vonn Aims to Reclaim Title
Author: 0 Lindsey Vonn Aims to Reclaim Title

Goggia was the fifth starter and took a lead which Vonn , skiing seventh, could not overcome. "Anything can happen ... there are no snowboarders in the race today!" Of course, in super-G Vonn was 10th-ranked this season, so was last to pick from the odd-numbered pool.

Sports Czechs stop USA's run in men's hockey at 2018 Winter Olympics
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US goalie Ryan Zapolski did his best to keep his team in it, stopping all but one shot sent his way, but none of the American shooters could match, leaving the team to fall 1-0 in the shootout and be eliminated from Olympic play. In her enforced absence Zagitova had stolen the skating spotlight, and on this form she may well do so again as she attempts to become the second youngest ladies Olympic skate champion behind American Tara Lipinski, who won the 1998 gold medal aged 15 years, eight ...

Sports IPL 2018: Chris Lynn hopeful of playing for KKR after dislocating shoulder
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Chris Lynn hopeful of playing for KKR after dislocating shoulder

Lynn was fielding at mid-wicket when he threw himself (to his left) to prevent a boundary off Ross Taylor, and while doing so he slid awkwardly causing damage to his right shoulder. Lynn said his focus is on rehabilitation and IPL. The batsman was then forced to leave the field clutching his right arm in pain. It was later confirmed that Lynn had dislocated his shoulder but medical staff had popped it back into place.

Sports Olympic curler's husband pictured double-fisting beers at 9am
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A two-stone win in the 10th end won the match. The Canadians started with three straight losses at the Gangneung Curling Centre, bounced back to win their next three, but reverted to their struggles in their last two games, falling to China and Great Britain.

Sports Kohli is the flag bearer of Indian cricket: Ganguly
Author: 0 Kohli is the flag bearer of Indian cricket: Ganguly

He continued: "I have seen MS Dhoni captain, I have seen Rahul Dravid captain but I have never seen anyone perform this consistently with the bat as captain as Kohli has". Meanwhile, India opener Shikhar Dhawan is another notable gainer in the latest rankings even as a host of Indian bowlers made rapid strides in the rankings, including the wrist-spin duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuleep Yadav.

Sports Messi ends hoodoo to grab Barcelona draw at Chelsea
Author: 0 Messi ends hoodoo to grab Barcelona draw at Chelsea

Chelsea defence was solid throughout the night and kept Luis Suarez mostly shut. And if any Chelsea player was going to outshine Lionel Messi against Barcelona , surely it was going to be Eden Hazard . At the end of the game we are disappointed with the final result. I am very proud for my players. "We were very close to the flawless game", Conte told BT Sport .

Sports Lawmaker's aide fired after claiming massacre victims are actors
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Benjamin Kelly referred to a picture attached to a Times story, posted online hours earlier, about how Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students were drawing attacks for their outspokenness. Hogg out in California". Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran said he made the decision to fire Kelly with Harrison's full support. "On behalf of the entire Florida House, I sincerely apologize to the students targeted and again commend them for their courage through this unspeakable ...

Sports Curling: Britain and Switzerland to battle for last playoff spot
Author: 0 Curling: Britain and Switzerland to battle for last playoff spot

Sitting on a record of 4-4, the USA was in a win-and-you're-in situation, and they knew it. The three-person American team, also including Jonathan Garcia, finished in 3:50.77, more than 8 seconds behind Canada. In the fourth, the USA had an easy point they could have taken by just landing the hammer on the button, but Shuster made a decision to take a risk and go for a takeout and possible two points instead.