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Bengals OTA, minicamp dates announced by NFL

According to the press release, the first phase - beginning in mid-April - is a two-week program featuring nothing more than conditioning, strength training and rehab. Again, contact isn't allowed but seven-on-seven, nine-on-seven and 11-on-11 drills are allowed. There can be no live contact and the offense and defense cannot practice or drill together.

Crystal Palace defeats Chelsea 2-1 at home

The visitors did it the hard way. However, victory came at the cost of injuries to midfielders Victor Wanyama and Harry Winks, who was taken to hospital with a potentially serious ankle injury. But after Dier had fired high past Tom Heaton after a well-worked corner and Son slotted home a cross from Alli, Spurs could celebrate moving to within seven points of the leaders.

Knicks PG Rose to have knee surgery, miss rest of season

Rose has missed the past two games with what had been termed a sore left knee. Derrick Rose is done for the season after an MRI discovered a small tear in his meniscus. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical first reported the news of the tear, adding Rose will need six to eight weeks to recover. An unrestricted free agent-to-be, Rose's injury could have a severe impact on his market value over the offseason.

Pakistan 137-8 in third T20 against Windies

West Indies (probable): Evin Lewis , Chadwick Walton (wk), Marlon Samuels, Lendl Simmons, Keiron Pollard, Rovman Powell/Jason Mohammad, Carlos Brathwaite (capt), Sunil Narine, Jason Holder, Samuel Badree , Kesrick Williams . Samuel Badree had removed Ahmed Shehzad and Imad Wasim in the first over of the match. But the breakthrough for the Windies came from an unlikely source, when Marlon Samuels came on to bowl and had Akmal caught at deep mid-wicket with his first delivery, a high, loose, ...

Kang shoots 63, sets Houston Open 36-hole record

For those yet to qualify for next week's Masters, Houston represents the last chance to earn a start in the year's first major - and of the 10-strong Aussie contingent, only Scott has firm plans for Augusta. "From the beginning all the way to the end, I felt like I had a great process going. Our plan is probably to get there by Saturday night or Sunday morning at this point and get to work".

Konta downs Venus to reach Miami final

Konta got off to a quick start in the opening set, breaking at love in the first game, before the two-time US Open finalist hit back to level the opening set. Johanna Konta's fortunes continue to shine as she out-nerved Caroline Wozniacki for the biggest title of her career so far. In her two finals this year, both in February, Wozniacki was beaten by Pliskova at Doha and by Ukrainian Elina Svitolina at Dubai.

Credit Suisse snared in worldwide tax probe

Credit Suisse was fined $2.6 billion in the U.S.in 2014 for helping Americans evade taxes. "The fact that these accounts are unnamed means that by their very nature they are likely to have been established to hide the identity of the owner", O'Dwyer said.

Can Manchester United catch Tottenham Hotspur in second?

We'll have to wait and see if any club will be prepared to meet that figure but it shouldn't be too much of a problem for the likes of Chelsea, Liverpool or Tottenham given the financial resources available at those clubs. We have already claimed the EFL Cup, we are still in the Europa League and our race to finish in the top four looks promising though we ought to be challenging for the Premier League title.

[ March 30, 2017 ] Opinion: LaVar Ball needs to shut his mouth Sports

Many saw those, especially the first one with the sleeping emoji, as jabs at Lonzo and LaVar Ball (remember, LaVar told TMZ that Markelle isn't a victor a week before this Bruins loss). The amount of commotion surrounding Lonzo makes him a jacked-up, supremely hyped version of the college star prototype, but it's not yet clear whether he is actually more talented than his peers and predecessors as his father says he is.

Pens clinch playoff spot, down Buffalo 3-1

The scoring began just as the second period was coming to an end, and it was Sidney Crosby with an absolute beauty. Bonino's go-ahead goal came after Penguins defenseman Ian Cole had the puck poked off his stick while driving into the left circle.

Jaap Stam Comments On West Ham United Link

When asked regarding the reports of building pressure on his place, the 48-year-old said: "It doesn't worry me, I don't read about it, I'm not making phone calls or whatever". But Bilic said he had no problem with him, co-owner David Gold or vice-chairman Karren Brady, all of whom are highly active on social media, as are Sullivan's sons.

Jeurys Familia suspended 15 games for violating Major League Baseball domestic violence policy

Familia was arrested after an October 31 incident in which he allegedly bruised and scratched his wife; a court complaint said an officer found " probable cause to believe that domestic violence had occurred ". Familia left camp for a meeting in NY on Monday with commissioner Rob Manfred and returned to the Mets on Tuesday. Familia lives with his wife, Bianca, and toddler son, Jeurys Jr., The New York Daily News previously reported .

Whiteside's buzzer-beating tip-in lifts Heat past Pistons

Whiteside sustained a cut to his right hand that required 13 stitches last week. "It was a split second", Whiteside said. But James Johnson is going to be a free agent this offseason and Detroit really ought to consider signing him, just so they don't have to play against him anymore.

Neymar keeps Brazil ticking towards World Cup

Neymar starred with his 52nd global goal as highflying Brazil beat Paraguay 3-0 on Tuesday but the CONMEBOL leaders still wanted a favourable result in Peru . Not bad for a group filled with players who endured the 7-1 trashing by Germany in the 2014 World Cup semifinal - a group many fans not long ago treated with disdain.

Where will Raiders play next season? Lawyers reviewing lease

However, his plans to remain in Oakland in the short-term may be derailed, as it has been reported by the East Bay Times that local Councilman Larry Reid, apparently angered by the team's decision to leave, wants the Raiders to clear out of the Coliseum, possibly as early as next season.

Saints won't give CB Malcolm Butler offer sheet

Instead, Payton said that - if a deal were to happen - it would be a trade. Butler, a restricted free agent, met with Payton from March 15-16 to get a feel for the organization and negotiate a contract, but the two sides have been in a holding pattern since that point.

Ward leads Michigan State's furious rally past Miami

The Spartans poured it on to open the second half, with Langford scoring nine of their first 11 points. "I don't know what (Izzo) does the beginning of March that's different than what most mortals do, (but) he gets his team always ready to play", Self said.

Spending £100m on Hazard no problem for Real Madrid, says former president

Ramon Calderon was president of Real Madrid between 2006 and 2009 Watch Chelsea star Eden Hazard pull off a cheeky pass with his back! With both players having already won a Premier League title and closing in on a second, the sole remaining major target for each of them will be lifting the European Cup.

Aaron Hernandez Double Murder Trial Day 18

Hernandez's brother, Jonathan "DJ" Hernandez, was originally expected to testify Tuesday. Thompson and Hernandez were teammates at Florida in 2008 and 2009 before Hernandez was drafted by the New England Patriots in 2010. Crawford previously told a grand jury that he fell asleep during the ride back to West Palm Beach. Thompson said he and Hernandez spent a lot of time hanging out during their three years together at Florida, and they remained friendly but rarely saw each other once they ...

Former TCU QB Trevone Boykin Arrested Following Dallas Wreck

Dallas Police Department says he was a passenger in a auto that ran up on a sidewalk of a club in the Uptown area, injuring five people. Three of individuals were reportedly hospitalized but none have life-threatening injuries. The Seahawks say they are "disappointed" and are gathering more information. In 2015, he was charged with assaulting a police officer during a bar fight in San Antonio, which led to him being suspended for TCU's Alamo Bowl.

Former Cowboys QB Mark Sanchez reportedly signing with the Bears

It's possible that the Bears do not have an interest in any of the top quarterbacks in the 2017 NFL Draft . Sanchez, 30, didn't turn into the franchise quarterback the Jets had hoped for, but he still can be a serviceable backup. But the former New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles, and Dallas Cowboys quarterback also has this moment on his highlight reel... "Sanchez could help Glennon deal with the scrutiny and pressure of being a quarterback in a major market", he continued.

Golf Tournament Picks and Predictions: WGC-Dell Match Play 3/21/17

He just played a really solid round of golf and it's hard to beat that, especially when the wind is getting up. He brought her to OH for more tests, and doctors are hopeful there is a chance for recovery. "It has been a very hard time for me to even think about playing golf". Johnson is the No. 1 seed for the first time in Match Play, which starts Wednesday at Austin Country Club.

Bottas: 'Difficult year' ahead against Hamilton

The Constructors champions picked Bottas as the man to replace Nico Rosberg, who sensationally retired after winning his first world title previous year. "So I think going against Lewis I am pretty excited about that. He's a great reference - everyone knows exactly how good he is". "For sure it's a big challenge, there's no doubt I will definitely need to prove myself to a lot of people and to the team that I deserve the place, but I just see things very positively".

Baylor Bears top USC, advancing to the Sweet 16

Terry Maston scored 19 points, King McClure added 17 and Manu Lecomte scored all 12 of his points in the final 5 minutes for the Bears (27-7), who advanced to play Duke or SC in the Sweet 16. But teammates wrapped their arms around him and told him they'd take it from there. Crosstown rival USC missed it by four points. USC won its opening game during the First Four and still get to keep playing here, facing off against Baylor.

Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jersey recovered far, far away

The jersey New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady wore in yet another fortunate Super Bowl victory this year - the one that was stolen by persons unknown from the locker room - has now been recovered. Houston police say the National Football League is exclusively responsible for security in the locker room at the Super Bowl and hopes the organization takes a look at their protocol for the future.

Leishman grabs PGA win, Masters berth

Neither could get anything going in the final round, and both shot 73. Tyrrell Hatton (67), Marc Leishman (71) and Matt Fitzpatrick (72) were three shots behind. "He says, 'Daddy, why don't you ever win the trophy?'" said Leishman. Hoffman curled in the shot of the tournament at the US PGA event on Orlando's famed Bay Hill course to cap a closing run of three consecutive birdies to join his US compatriot on 11-under 205 through 54 holes.

Middlesbrough v Manchester United - preview & stats

Why do we have to listen to that garbage? The guy is talking absolute nonsense. Jose Mourinho wants at least three years at Manchester United manager, but admits he would love to stay for longer and achieve "true success". United defender Marcos Rojo even ate a banana on the field toward the end of the game to try to boost his energy levels - indicative, Mourinho said, of a player "at their limit".

Lukaku scores twice for Everton after rejecting new deal

Substitute Valencia had been on the pitch just over a minute when he played a neat one-two with Lukaku to get in behind the Hull defence and fire home from close range. "We kept the momentum". The result pushes Ronald Koeman's side above Manchester United in sixth while Marco Silva's men find themselves three points adrift in 18th.

Paul Merson: This is what will happen when Chelsea take on Stoke

Chelsea finally found a break through in the 87th minute as David Luiz's header from a corner was blocked, only for Cahill to smash home the loose ball. Stoke ended the game with 10 men after Phil Bardsley was dismissed for a second bookable offence, following a foul on abregas. Surprisingly it took Costa 17 minutes to take the bait and earn the game's first booking for dissent.

After first-ever NCAA tournament win, Northwestern is playing with house money

That put eighth-seeded Northwestern in the double bonus, and McIntosh went to the line and calmly swished the free throws with 15 seconds left. "When he grabbed me, I was kind of surprised", McIntosh said. It was a nightmare for Fisher-Davis, who led Vanderbilt with 22 points and spearheaded the team's rally from 15 points down in the second half. "We just clicked", Collins said.