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How unlikely is South Carolina's Final Four run?

Martin, he of the booming voice and terrifying faces, led the seventh-seeded Gamecocks to the biggest victory in school history and now they will face Gonzaga, the No. The Final Four is set, with one blue blood and three newbies headed to the desert to settle the NCAA Tournament . As an end result, they are going to the Final Four after beating the Florida State Seminoles 71-64 on Monday night.

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Former Mizzou QB Chase Daniel is returning to New Orleans

In his four-year career in Columbia, Daniel put up some staggering numbers: 12,515 passing yards and 101 touchdowns in completing 1,094 of his 1,609 attempts for the Tigers. Daniel has not signed the contract yet, but plans to do so according to sources. Daniel, 30, is expected to compete with Luke McCown for the second-string spot on New Orleans' depth chart, but could be vying for a chance to eventually replace Brees.

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Leader Kim Jong Un attends test of new North Korean rocket engine

On Thursday, police said Interpol issued a "red notice", the closest to an global arrest warrant, for four North Koreans wanted in connection with the murder. Tillerson said Sunday, on the final day of a swing through Asia that has been dominated by concerns over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, that the U.S.is looking forward to the first meeting between President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping.

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DeRozan gets 40, Raptors rally again to beat Heat 101-84

In their only other meeting this season, the Raptors manhandled the Mavericks in Toronto 100-78 on March 13. Whiteside, who played through the pain of a lacerated hand to collect 16 points and 14 rebounds in Thursday's loss against Toronto, said he believes his sprained ankle, sustained late in Thursday's game when he landed awkwardly after a jump ball, is not serious.

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National Football League owners revamp video replay for officiating

Dolphins season ticket holders are also not subjected to seat licensing fees like many fans enjoying brand new stadiums. The first lame duck season was something of a farcical attendance disaster , as they played to mostly empty stadiums and hostile crowds at home.

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Attorney to probe mental illness in Vegas bus shooting case

He was pronounced dead 40 minutes later at a Las Vegas hospital. Gary Breitling, 57, of Sidney, Montana, died at University Medical Center of a gunshot to the chest, the Clark County coroner said. Breitling's family told Fox 5 news in Las Vegas that he was, quote, "a loving husband, father, and grandfather..." Officers swept into casinos to warn tourists to hunker down until further notice, leaving the normally bustling pedestrian areas and a road notorious for taxi-to-taxi traffic ...

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Seattle coach Pete Carroll says Marshawn Lynch `somewhat entertaining' idea of comeback

We all thought he was a heck of a right tackle. "He got out there and he was in the midst of a season that was really challenging for him". Lynch rarely talks to the press, though he has been visible during his year away from the NFL. But a wild twist to the picture came on Wednesday, when NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that before signing Gilmore, the Patriots called the Seahawks about potentially acquiring Richard Sherman .

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FC Barcelona's Neymar says no to Manchester United move

He was followed by Ronaldo's Real Madrid team-mate Gareth Bale, who reportedly take 41 million home. Neymar told Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo : "Messi will renew because he is Barcelona and Barcelona is Messi". That result allowed Barca to remain on course for a La Liga, Copa del Rey and Champions League Treble - a feat Neymar and his teammates achieved in the 2014-15 campaign, Luis Enrique's first season at the helm.

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Federation Internationale de Football Association bans Messi for four World Cup qualifying games

I think an important turning point, there is a victory in the last round over the Chile national team 1: 0, as a result of which, Argentina's national team jumped from the 6th place to the 3rd. Argentina is third in the South American standings with five games left. After the game, Messi refused to shake hands with the assistant who had annoyed him.

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Elite 8-bound: Kentucky beats UCLA 86-75 in South semifinal

Bruin coach Steve Alford had a good view as the senior drilled one in from the hash mark right in front of the UCLA bench. If Kentucky's spindly point guard is not the quickest player in college basketball, he performed at a speed that left UCLA looking flat-footed Friday night.

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United States defeats Puerto Rico, 8-0, to win WBC

He went on to demand that Jones apologize not just to the team, but to the entirety of Puerto Rico. Jones also mentioned that Puerto Rico's team had champion T-shirts prepared and ready and that Team USA wasn't too happy with the news. Although it was merely a walk, it kept the inning going and allowed Brandon Crawford to knock in two more runs on his only hit of the night. An infield single by McCutchen made it 8-0 in the top of the eighth on a play that Javier Baez made a bad throw ...

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Westinghouse files for bankruptcy protection to buy time for restructuring

Toshiba Corp. President Satoshi Tsunakawa bows during a press conference at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. " Westinghouse is a major employer and nuclear industry company with ongoing nuclear new build projects in two different states, one of which is supported by U.S.

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Dempsey, Pulisic star again as US ties 1-1 at Panama

But Arena emphasized that in addition to playing in Dortmund's youth system, Pulisic also spent time at the U.S. U17 residency program in Bradenton, Florida. The U.S. got off to a dream start in the fourth minute when midfielder Christian Pulisic hammered a hard shot at Honduran goalkeeper Donis Escebor, who left a long rebound for Lletget to run unto and rip into the net.

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Harry Redknapp sees the end for Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

Arsenal fell to its fourth loss in five Premier League games when West Bromwich Albion beat Arsene Wenger's side 3-1 Saturday to further jeopardize its chances of Champions League qualification. "We have to live with that". "In this job it is like having a problem with your engine, there are problems but you have to find the most important one".

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The NFL passed a series of rule changes on Tuesday

Prohibit leaping over blockers in an attempt to block the kick on field-goal and extra-point plays. The owners tabled a proposal by the competition committee to reduce overtime from 15 to 10 minutes during the preseason and regular season.

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Halep talks herself into defeat against Konta at Miami Open

A lengthy opening game to the deciding set eventually went the way of Konta, who successfully broke the third seed twice in the remainder to seal another big career win. "I'm quite happy I was able to execute that reasonably well, and also make it tough for her to stay in that match with the level that she was playing at".

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High-flying Jayhawks present question: Can they be stopped?

The Jayhawks will have a massive fan advantage Thursday night, but also an advantage in their familiarity with the Sprint Center. 2017 NCAA Tournament, Purdue vs. "If they keep getting those types of opportunities and shoot like that, they can't be stopped". But once they did, their gauge quickly ran from room temperature to boiling and there was precious little that their foes could do about it.

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Relieved Du Plessis bemoans poor Proteas batting in NZ

His latest majestic man-of-the-match 176 at Seddon Park drew him level with the late Martin Crowe, on a record 17 centuries for New Zealand , while in the process surpassed 5000 test runs - the quickest to do so wearing the silver fern, and the third-youngest of all-time.

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Warriors hopeful Durant can return in regular season

While he was not able to find his three-point stroke, making just one of his five attempts, he found other ways to score, and contributed six rebounds and six assists with just one turnover. And the meeting just a few weeks ago was marred by rest , a Kawhi concussion and a Spurs blowout. Fortunately, after the half, the Houston Rockets were able to get it together and conjure up a run to get themselves back into the game.

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Nadal rallies to reach fourth round in Miami

Nadal got the break he needed in game 9 to close the set on own serve in the following game, claiming 12 out of the last 16 points of the opener. Nadal did not need a second invitation and broke to go 5-4 up, after which he served out the set in dominant fashion.

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Why the Dolphin's owner voted against the Raiders move Las Vegas

The NFL announced their move to Las Vegas. After the Warriors' game against the Houston Rockets, Draymond Green was asked about the Raiders move to Las Vegas, and wasn't supportive of it. Davis and the Raiders were wooed by a $1.9 billion stadium project - with $750 million in public funding - to be constructed near the Strip in Las Vegas.

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Louis van Gaal linked with Netherlands after Danny Blind sacking

But after failing to bring the Netherlands to Euro 2016 and struggling in qualification to next year's World Cup, Danny Blind has been relieved of his duties. Those who follow the Netherlands will be hopeful that a change in manager can be a catalyst for an upturn in fortunes, though, with Fred Grim to take temporary charge against the Italians, per MailOnline's Amitai Winehouse .

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US Senators respond to women's national team wage agreement with USA Hockey

Women's National Hockey Team regarding USA Hockey's inequitable allocation of resources to the women's hockey program and unjust treatment of national team members. The International Ice Hockey Federation world championship , begins Friday in Plymouth, Michigan , and the U.S. Women's Hockey Team is locked in a bitter pay dispute with U.S.A.

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When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple

After starting 29 games his first two years, Bridgewater missed all of last season when he tore his left ACL and dislocated a knee during an August 30 practice, and the Vikings traded for Bradford days later to take his place. Despite the severity of the injury, Zimmer doesn't want Bridgewater to leave the team. While Zimmer acknowledged "We're looking to get some things done", when asked if the Vikings would add a veteran backup behind Bradford, he also noted that Bridgewater remains a ...

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European giant prepare summer offer for Arsene Wenger

The Frenchman made the Donald Trump style condemnation in response to a story claiming that he was offered the chance to become the next manager at Paris Saint Germain. Once again, Wenger's future as manager has been subject to much debate in the aftermath, while they also saw themselves slip a place in the league table after Manchester United beat Middlesbrough 3-1 on Sunday to replace them in fifth.

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Barcelona reacts to FIFA's four match ban on Lionel Messi

Messi was punished for directing "insulting words" against an assistant referee during the match against Chile on Thursday. Barcelona star Lionel Messi is now facing a four-game ban by the football's governing body FIFA and was fined with $10,000 after verbally abusing a match official in a win over Chile on March 24.

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Bruce Arena 'not surprised' Christian Pulisic and Clint Dempsey clicked

Pulisic got on the scoresheet 12 seconds after halftime. Their victim last night was Honduras and after scoring just one goal in the first two games, the United States scored six in the span of 90 minutes. Gloom descended upon the Americans in November when they opened the hexagonal with a 2-1 home loss to Mexico and a 4-0 wipeout at Costa Rica. The win takes the US into fourth in the table, and one point behind Panama who are in the final automatic qualification place for the 2018 ...

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Manchester City charged by FA over player conduct in Liverpool game

It was a game that should have ended 4-4, but instead Manchester City and Liverpool could only muster up a goal each as the two sides shared the spoils in the English Premier League on Sunday. Adam Lallana squandered a golden chance in front of the City net in the 83rd minute. The loose ball fell to Silva whose shot sailed inches wide of the post.

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India claim Border-Gavaskar series 2-1

Kohli initially stepped into the firing line when he accused Smith of systematically abusing the decision review system, after the Aussie captain admitted looking to his team dressing room when considering whether to appeal his dismissal in Bangalore.

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Charlie McAvoy's double-overtime goal lifts BU

After reviewing multiple angles, the crew deemed that there was conclusive video evidence showing that North Dakota's Ludvig Hoff was in the offensive zone prior to the puck crossing the blue line. Down 3-1 in the third period in the NCAA Tournament, North Dakota needed a time out. At 17:04 of the first period, UND's Gardner took a feed from Joel Janatuinen near the right circle, skated across the crease and beat Oettinger for his eighth goal of the season.

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India wrap up marathon home season with sensational win

After a brief pause he continued: "I thought that was the case but it has changed for sure". "No, it has changed", he said. Virat Kohli did not play this test match as he sustained injury and Ajinkya Rahane was nominated as stand-by captain.

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England upbeat despite Germany defeat and Podolski wonder

It was Germany's first win at home over England since a 3-1 victory 30 years ago in Duesseldorf. The 31 year old Galatasaray forward announced his retirement from global football after Euro 2016 but was given the honour of a final cap - his 130th in total - tonight in the 1-0 win for the home side.

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It'd Be My First Time - Liverpool Defender Desperate To Taste Champions League

Manchester City's Spanish manager Pep Guardiola gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Southampton at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England , on October 23, 2016.

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Podolski victor against England the difference in Germany swansong

England, which tops World Cup qualifying Group F, hosts Lithuania at Wembley on Sunday while Germany, five points clear at the top of Group C, travels to Azerbaijan. "Before it was a like a rugby style, now they have good guys, good characters - they were physical but they play more football now". The world champions have still not conceded a goal since Euro 2016, a sequence now incorporating seven games - or, to put it another way, nearly 11 hours of football - and they managed to win their ...

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MLS move invigorates Schweinsteiger: I have a lot more to give

He made a brief comeback, appearing four times, before announcing a move to MLS side Chicago Fire . "[I can give] a lot - I am 32 years old, I am ready", he said. In recent years, we've seen plenty of concerted efforts to boost the popularity of football (or soccer as they insist on calling it) in the United States.


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