Archive for January, 2018

Paul Pierce: Celtics’ guilt over trading Isaiah Thomas is why they tried to honor both on same night – ESPN


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Paul Pierce: Celtics’ guilt over trading Isaiah Thomas is why they tried to honor both on same night
ESPN
That day is Feb. 11 — and he will not be sharing it with anyone else. Plans to show a brief video tribute to Isaiah Thomas, who was traded to Cleveland last August, have been scrapped after Pierce told Celtics head of basketball operations Danny Ainge

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Wylie to Lead Football Sports Performance Staff – Soonersports.com


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Wylie to Lead Football Sports Performance Staff
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NORMAN — University of Oklahoma Vice President and Director of Athletics Joe Castiglione and Head Football Coach Lincoln Riley announced Bennie Wylie as the Sooners’ new director of sports performance for football Tuesday, pending approval by the OU

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Magic’s Arron Afflalo, Timberwolves’ Nemanja Bjelica Ejected After Fight – Sports Illustrated


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Magic’s Arron Afflalo, Timberwolves’ Nemanja Bjelica Ejected After Fight
Sports Illustrated
Afflalo pushed Bjelica back a few times and then took a full swing at Bjelica who then put Afflalo in a headlock in a response to try to stop Affalo. All angles of Arron Afflalo swinging out of his shoes only to be promptly placed in a headlock by a

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Cuonzo Martin’s motivation for coming to Mizzou: ‘Put our youth first’ – Kansas City Star

Cuonzo Martin’s motivation for coming to Mizzou: ‘Put our youth first’
Kansas City Star
Cuonzo Martin prefers books over stories about himself, so he said he will wait to read the lengthy profile of him in the most recent issue of Sports Illustrated. “I have the Sports Illustrated,” Missouri’s basketball coach said on Tuesday, speaking to

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Sports in brief – Tampabay.com


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Sports in brief
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In a first for English soccer, a goal was awarded thanks to the intervention of a video assistant referee as Leicester advanced to the fourth round of the FA Cup on Tuesday. Kelechi Iheanacho’s deft finish was ruled out by the assistant referee for

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Bengals get poor review in ESPN re-grading of 2017 offseason – Cincy Jungle

Cincy JungleBengals get poor review in ESPN re-grading of 2017 offseasonCincy JungleBetween keeping Marvin Lewis, losing Andrew Whitworth and Kevin Zeitler, not landing an impact player with the No. 9 pick, and failing to upgrade the offensive line, th…

Gary Mays, The One-Armed Bandit of DC Sports Lore, Is Dead – Deadspin

DeadspinGary Mays, The One-Armed Bandit of DC Sports Lore, Is DeadDeadspinBoard of Education decision. The racist system that kept Mays from showcasing his against-all-odds talents against his white peers also limited his renown mostly to neighborhoods…

Former sports doctor Larry Nassar’s alleged victims recount sex abuse as youngsters – Los Angeles Times


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Former sports doctor Larry Nassar’s alleged victims recount sex abuse as youngsters
Los Angeles Times
One after one, gymnasts and other alleged victims of a disgraced former sports doctor stepped forward in a Michigan courtroom Tuesday to recount the sexual abuse and emotional trauma Larry Nassar inflicted on them as children — one with the warning
Larry Nassar faced dozens of assault victims in Michigan courtCBS News

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Vegas Has The Best Expansion Team In The History Of Pro Sports, And It’s Not Close – FiveThirtyEight


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Vegas Has The Best Expansion Team In The History Of Pro Sports, And It’s Not Close
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Against all odds, the Knights are currently 29-10-3 with 61 points, good for the best record in the Western Conference — and only 4 points shy of the Tampa Bay Lightning for the best record in the entire league. It’s enough to make the Knights hockey

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Vegas Has The Best Expansion Team In The History Of Pro Sports, And It’s Not Close – FiveThirtyEight


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Vegas Has The Best Expansion Team In The History Of Pro Sports, And It’s Not Close
FiveThirtyEight
Against all odds, the Knights are currently 29-10-3 with 61 points, good for the best record in the Western Conference — and only 4 points shy of the Tampa Bay Lightning for the best record in the entire league. It’s enough to make the Knights hockey

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