• Griezmann can leave: Simeone

    Griezmann can leave: Simeone

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    Griezmann could be seen donning an Afro wig while wearing an NBA vest, striped shorts and clutching a basketball by his side. "I know that he needs to grow". A world-record move to United was heavily mooted in the summer but Griezmann said it would be a "dirty move" to leave Atlético then, shortly after a transfer ban was upheld against the La Liga club.
  • Carmelo Anthony ready for 'emotional' return vs. Knicks

    Carmelo Anthony ready for 'emotional' return vs. Knicks

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    He said he felt his knee "buckle a little" while making a second-quarter pass. "They just need some time to try to get used to each other and stuff, but once they get the chemistry together, I think they're gonna beat Houston, Golden State, whoever, in the West".
  • Take Boise State over OR in an upset special

    Take Boise State over OR in an upset special

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    Mario Cristobal leads the Ducks in his first game since being promoted to head coach on December 8 after Willie Taggart took the Florida State job. Houston's Major Applewhite dropped his first game in charge after being elevated from offensive coordinator to head coach last season, losing 34-10 to San Diego State with a makeshift coaching staff.
  • Music Mogul Russell Simmons Faces More Rape And Sexual Misconduct Allegations

    Music Mogul Russell Simmons Faces More Rape And Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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    Following the supposed attack, Baker says her career "went into oblivion", and personally, the PTSD prevented her from pursuing sex with men for nearly a decade after. Days later, screenwriter Jenny Lumet said Simmons had sex with her more than two decades ago despite her repeated demands that he stop. She added, "Then what would happen afterward - and this would happen years afterward - I'd be at a table and Russell f-king Simmons would come up to the table and then people would be like, ...
  • Conor McGregor says his next fight will be in UFC

    Conor McGregor says his next fight will be in UFC

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    After his triangle-choke submission of Kevin Lee at UFC 216 in October, Ferguson issued a highly-profane challenge to McGregor, calling him a "piece of [expletive]", saying he was going to "kick your [expletive]" and telling McGregor to "defend or vacate".
  • Flu-related deaths higher than previously reported

    Flu-related deaths higher than previously reported

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    Federal flu forecaster Dave Osthus at the Los Alamos National Laboratory told Business Insider that flu levels are looking a little higher than average for this time of year, but they're still within a normal range. "Flu is increasing. We're seeing a pretty steep increase in influenza activity across the USA but especially in the South", said Brendan Flannery, a co-author of the new report and an epidemiologist in the CDC's flu division.
  • Angels sign Zack Cozart — MLB free agency

    Angels sign Zack Cozart — MLB free agency

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    Cozart gets $12,666,666 next season and $12,666,667 in each of the final two years of the deal. The Angels maintained their pursuit of Cozart, but now to be their third baseman. Coming off his first All Star season, Cozart will be 32 next season. Andrelton Simmons and Martin Maldonado , both 2017 Gold Glove winners, return to lead the middle of the defense.
  • Major League Baseball notes: Phillies sign hard-hitting Santana

    Major League Baseball notes: Phillies sign hard-hitting Santana

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    Right-hander Andrew Cashner , another 11-game victor, became a free agent after completing a $10 million, one-year deal with Texas. The 31-year-old Santana hit 23 home runs and had 79 RBIs with Cleveland last season, where he had spent all eight years of his career.
  • Joel Embiid Gets The Last Laugh Against KAT In Instagram War

    Joel Embiid Gets The Last Laugh Against KAT In Instagram War

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    On Tuesday, Towns, Butler and Andrew Wiggins all played 40 minutes or more in a 53-minute game. "I like pancakes. I love pancakes", Towns said, confirming he eats chocolate chip pancakes because he's "a man of the people". Better days lie ahead, we're certain of it. Thibodeau has been under attack for his eight-man rotation and heavy use of his starters, but he played a ninth man, Marcus Georges-Hunt, on Thursday, and he scored five points in 17 minutes, while no starter played more than ...
  • LSU expects O-line coach Jeff Grimes to leave for BYU

    LSU expects O-line coach Jeff Grimes to leave for BYU

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    The news release says Grimes is a 25-year coaching veteran, including 10 seasons as a running game coordinator and two as an assistant head coach. BYU's release said one of Grimes' first duties will be completing his offensive staff for the Cougars, meaning that offensive line coach Mike Empey, running backs coach Reno Mahe, receivers coach Ben Cahoon and tight ends coach Steve Clark could be retained or released.
  • Shea Patterson transferring to Michigan: Wolverines add former No. 1 QB recruit

    Shea Patterson transferring to Michigan: Wolverines add former No. 1 QB recruit

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    Patterson was the No. 1 pro-style quarterback, and the No. 4 overall player in the 2016 recruiting class. Patterson could be eligible to play in 2018 for MI because of NCAA sanctions facing Ole Miss. For his Ole Miss career, he averaged 313.9 yards passing in 10 games. Shea Patterson practices with local football players at the St. Francis de Sales School football field in Toledo, Ohio in 2016.
  • Joe Webb helps Buffalo Bills win Blizzard Bowl

    Joe Webb helps Buffalo Bills win Blizzard Bowl

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    Buffalo ended up winning 13-7 in overtime after a LeSean McCoy touchdown run with the home fans celebrating by throwing snowballs and players forming snow angels on the field. But thanks to a combination of wind, spin, and likely a bit of luck, the ball found its way through the uprights, a development that disappointed 60,000-plus shivering fans gathered in Buffalo.
  • Tom Savage spasms after hit, replaced by TJ Yates

    Tom Savage spasms after hit, replaced by TJ Yates

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    The 49ers second touchdown drive came in the third quarter and spanned just 6 plays and 3:33. Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo #10 of the San Francisco 49ers (left) talks with teammates in the first quarter against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on December 3, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.