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New Orleans qualified for the exception because four players have missed at least three consecutive games. The Pelicans' newest addition comes after the star forward Anthony Davis suffered a left knee injury in the team's loss to Portland on Tuesday.
  • UFC's White Claims May-Mac Broke Global PPV Record

    UFC's White Claims May-Mac Broke Global PPV Record

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    Mayweather v McGregor was marked down at 4.4 million USA buys, whilst Manny Pacquiao's clash with the "Money" man in May 2015 did 4.6m. "Bigger than the Super Bowl", White said. highest betting sporting event". 40 year old Mayweather was snapping a two year retirement, after walking away from the sport in September 2015. While Mayweather overwhelmed McGregor in the latter stages of their fight and beat him by technical knockout in the 10th round, the early rounds were a feeling-out process ...
  • Steelers Bench WR Martavis Bryant Following Social Media Outbursts

    Steelers Bench WR Martavis Bryant Following Social Media Outbursts

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    Steelers coach Mike Tomlin later said: "He was out of bounds with some of his actions in terms of the things that he said on social media ". "If I'm not traded I'm going to work my butt off here, and whatever happens happens. Though he was non-committal on Wednesday about if he still wanted to be traded away from Pittsburgh, Bryant went into Tuesday's meeting feeling the effect of years of such a relationship with Tomlin.
  • Gabriel Jesus wants Sergio Aguero to become Manchester City's record goalscorer

    Gabriel Jesus wants Sergio Aguero to become Manchester City's record goalscorer

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    With the club recording their 11th straight win in all competitions following the win against Burnley , Guardiola will be hoping Aguero can stay injury-free for as long as possible because his presence is such a huge boost. City are expected to start a host of fringe players such as Claudio Bravo, Danilo, Yaya Toure and Ilkay Gundogan. Wolves' Senegal worldwide Alfred N'Diaye, on loan from Villareal, is keen to steer clear of making comparisons between City and the Molineux club, even ...
  • UNC Guard Joel Berry Suffers Broken Hand … During Video Game Tantrum

    UNC Guard Joel Berry Suffers Broken Hand … During Video Game Tantrum

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    Berry was also on the team in 2016, where the Tar Heels lost to Villanova in the national championship game. The Tar Heels have tried to adjust in practice without Berry. So long as the senior is sidelined, Williams will likely lean on freshman Jalek Felton and sophomore Seventh Woods as his primary backcourt playmakers.
  • Panthers QB Cam Newton Abruptly Walks Out of Press Conference

    Panthers QB Cam Newton Abruptly Walks Out of Press Conference

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    A reporter asked: "You know, big plays, big chunk plays kind of get to that energy that I think that you're talking about". A Cam Newton press conference is once against gaining attention during the middle of the week. So far this season, Newton has thrown nine touchdown passes to 10 interceptions. Newton came under fire after he told a female reporter that "it's amusing to hear a female talk about routes" when asked about one of his teammates route-making skills.
  • Tennessee players John Kelly, Will Ignont cited for marijuana

    Tennessee players John Kelly, Will Ignont cited for marijuana

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    Kelly and Ignont were asked to get out of the vehicle and both consented to having the auto searched. A citation is not an arrest, though according to the report, both Kelly and Ignont must report for booking at the Knox County Sherriff's Office by November 7.
  • Masseuse says Chris Gayle exposed himself in 'horrific' incident

    Masseuse says Chris Gayle exposed himself in 'horrific' incident

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    On the first day of the hearing today, Russell said she returned to the team's dressing room to find Gayle there in a towel. The cricketer says Fairfax falsely claimed he intentionally exposed his genitals to, and indecently propositioned, Ms Russell in the West Indies dressing room during a Sydney training session at the 2015 World Cup.
  • Kvyat dropped by Toro Rosso, permanently

    Kvyat dropped by Toro Rosso, permanently

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    The goal of the Toro Rosso team is to prepare Red Bull young drivers to step up into the senior team so, when Kvyat, 23, was relegated back to the junior team in the middle of the 2016 season, the end appeared to be near. " Kvyat will not return again ", said Marko. We do not believe he can make the turnaround in the long term . Kvyat has struggled since his demotion from Red Bull back in May 2016, failing to finish inside the top 8 ever since, scoring on five occasions since and now lies ...
  • Pedroia undergoes surgery on left knee

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    He's the fourth member of the Red Sox to undergo surgery this offseason, joining first baseman/DH Hanley Ramirez, starting pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez and reliever Robby Scott. 31. Once the Red Sox were ousted from the division series by the Houston Astros, Pedroia said he planned to get multiple opinions on a course of treatment for his knee and noted that the recovery from surgery would be "a long time".