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The video goes through various National Basketball Association players wishing their Chinese fans a happy new year. But the 33-year-old basketball player caused a stir after calling people " NBA c***k fans" during his interview. Chinese media company Tencent, who made the original video, edited Redick out in a reworked version. "I love & respect our friends in China", he wrote on Twitter .
  • Former Major Leaguer Tito Francona dies at home at age 84

    Former Major Leaguer Tito Francona dies at home at age 84

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    In 1960, Tito Francona led the AL with 36 doubles, and, in 1961, he was an AL All-Star and led the league with 124 singles. Terry - who goes by the nickname "Tito" - played in parts of 10 Major League Baseball seasons, but it's as a manager that the younger Tito is likely to be someday a Hall of Famer.
  • Federer cruises past Dimitrov to claim Rotterdam title

    Federer cruises past Dimitrov to claim Rotterdam title

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    Just two days after he clinched another spot in tennis history as the older ever player to rank No. 1 in the ATP World Tour singles rankings at age 26, Federer won his 97th ATP singles title with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Grigor Dimitrov on the indoor hard courts of Rotterdam.
  • Alan Pardew hails West Bromwich Albion players after hard week

    Alan Pardew hails West Bromwich Albion players after hard week

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    Having watched Daniel Sturridge ping his hamstring in the defeat to Chelsea on Monday, the Baggies' training camp in Spain doesn't appear to have helped Pards too much, either. This happened at 5.30am. "The club has informed us that it will now conduct its own inquiry into the incident and we will co-operate fully". The regional police in Catalonia, the Mossos d'Esquadra police, have confirmed the incident .
  • Giroud, Emerson team up for gorgeous Chelsea goal

    Giroud, Emerson team up for gorgeous Chelsea goal

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    Giroud, who moved from Arsenal at the transfer deadline last month, scored in the 42nd minute of the 4-0 win at Stamford Bridge on Friday . A miserable outing got worse for Hull just after the break when Willy Caballero saved David Meyler's penalty, although Chelsea took a relaxed approach to increasing its lead, noticeably easing off after the interval.
  • Several storylines for 60th Daytona 500

    Several storylines for 60th Daytona 500

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    I was kind of the middle. Welcome to the Daytona Day Parade. I think if you can start to build on top 10s; a lot of people say top 10s lead to top fives to wins. Let the value train continue as A.J. The shopping, dining, entertainment and lodging complex has seen a rolling series of openings since Cobb Theater and Bass Pro Shops opened early a year ago.
  • CM Punk Is Already Favored Big Over Floyd Mayweather In The UFC

    CM Punk Is Already Favored Big Over Floyd Mayweather In The UFC

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    But I think the victor of Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib is going to be the real, undisputed UFC lightweight champion". Mayweather has been teasing the possibility non-stop for the past couple of weeks as he posted videos showing him stepping inside a mixed martial arts cage and then putting up a photo showing him hitting McGregor with an elbow while wearing MMA gloves.
  • IPL schedule: Mumbai Indians to host CSK in opener at Wankhede

    IPL schedule: Mumbai Indians to host CSK in opener at Wankhede

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    April 8 will witness the first double header with Delhi Daredevils hosting Kings XI Punjab in the first game and Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Eden Gardens. The opening ceremony of the 11 VIVO IPL will take place in Mumbai on April 6. The idea was met with opposition from two franchises and there was no surprise why it didn't change.
  • Hanyu magic as snowboarder Ledecka pulls off ski shock

    Hanyu magic as snowboarder Ledecka pulls off ski shock

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    As for how she won, an elated Ledecka said, in a transcription from the Olympics' news service, "I really don't know what happened". And yes, you read that right: Ledecka, who is a world champion snowboarder but not as well-known for her skiing (until, well, now), borrowed American skier Mikaela Shiffrin's skis as Shiffrin opted to sit today's Super-G out due to the weather conditions.
  • Sri Lanka will go head-to-head against Bangladesh

    Sri Lanka will go head-to-head against Bangladesh

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    Danushka Gunathilaka (42) and Kusal Mendis looked in supreme control from the off, compiling 98 for the first wicket before Gunathilaka holed out to the part-time medium pace of Soumya Sarkar. Sri Lankan bowlers were able to stem the run flow that resulted in the wicket of Tamim for 29. Bangladesh will be again without injured all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan but are hoping opening batsman Tamim Iqbal will return for the final Twenty20.
  • Best Slams in All-Star Dunk Contest History, from Dr. J to MJ

    Best Slams in All-Star Dunk Contest History, from Dr. J to MJ

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    The 1988 dunk contest is considered one of the greatest exhibitions in sports, and what Lavine did was basically take the two best dunks from that contest and combine them for one epic throwdown. But when Nance Jr . was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers , that excitement transferred from the West Coast to Northeast Ohio. "It feels really good", Booker said.