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Sports Warriors vs. Raptors, Wednesday night
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Curry knew he faced a stiff fine, saying after the game, "My pockets will be a lot lighter for sure". After Wednesday, the Warriors will next take on the Washington Wizards at Oracle on Friday. Curry, who was fined $50,000 ($A64,000) for throwing his mouthpiece towards a referee in Saturday's defeat against the Memphis Grizzlies, made all 13 free throws and had eight assists to improve the defending National Basketball Association champions' record to 2-2.

Sports Pelicans to sign veteran forward Josh Smith
Author: 0 Pelicans to sign veteran forward Josh Smith

This move does not necessarily mean Davis will miss time and Smith , who did not play in the National Basketball Association last season, is not a lock to actually see any playing time. The MRI showed that Davis does not have any structural damage and he is considered day-to-day. Smith could help fill the void. In 2016 with the Houston Rockets , Smith averaged 6.6 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 18.3 minutes per game.

Sports West Ham turn tables on Spurs, advance to Carabao Cup quarters
Author: 0 West Ham turn tables on Spurs, advance to Carabao Cup quarters

Spurs were in cruise control at Wembley, leading 2-0 after 45 minutes thanks to Moussa Sissoko and Dele Alli as the quarter-finals of the competition loomed on Wednesday. The Ghana global then equalised just five minutes later, beating Toby Alderweireld to Manuel Lanzini's cross and clipping his finish into the roof of Vorm's net.

Sports Vin Scully calls in Fernando Valenzuela for help with first pitch
Author: 0 Vin Scully calls in Fernando Valenzuela for help with first pitch

Scully, however, would speak a few words, even if he passed on tossing out the ceremonial first pitch ahead of Game 2 of the World Series. Scully may be 89 years old, but there's no question he still has it. And while Scully didn't actually make a pitch, his five minutes in front of the crowd went perfectly. Out from the dugout came Fernando Valenzuela and the two-time World Series Champion and Cy Young Award victor took the mound to relieve the Hall-of-Fame broadcaster and threw a ...

Sports David Stern Believes NBA Should Remove Marijuana From Ban List
Author: 0 David Stern Believes NBA Should Remove Marijuana From Ban List

Harrington says he started using Rx weed during his playing days and saw real results. Harrington, the No. 25 pick in the 1998 National Basketball Association draft, said he first used medical marijuana after a botched knee surgery during his time with the Nuggets.

Sports Tar Heels guard Joel Berry breaks hand after punching door
Author: 0 Tar Heels guard Joel Berry breaks hand after punching door

North Carolina will have to begin its season without Joel Berry II , and Tar Heels coach Roy Williams can not be happy with how the senior point guard suffered an injury. "One of his greatest characteristics is his competitiveness". He also scored 22 points in the national championship game to help lead the Tar Heels to their sixth NCAA championship in school history with a win over Gonzaga.

Sports Martavis Bryant says Mike Tomlin told him he won't play Week 8
Author: 0 Martavis Bryant says Mike Tomlin told him he won't play Week 8

Some good news for the Steelers: On Wednesday, Bryant didn't refute the idea that he wants out, but he did say that he's done causing drama . Bryant said that the reason is because of " social media ", referring the comment he deleted from Instagram when he took offense to someone saying rookie wide receiver JuJu-Smith Schuster is better than him.

Sports Dontrelle Inman Reportedly Traded to Bears; Chargers Receive 7th-Round Pick
Author: 0 Dontrelle Inman Reportedly Traded to Bears; Chargers Receive 7th-Round Pick

But he had a career-best season in 2016 when he started all 16 games and caught 58 passes for 810 yards and four touchdowns. The Chicago Bears wide receiver group has been marred by injuries throughout the 2017 season. Dontrelle Inman , an undrafted wideout out of the University of Virginia, will now be catching passes from Mitchell Trubisky . The draft pick involved is conditional and will be based on Inman's production this season, per Schefter .

Sports Kelly cited for drugs during traffic stop
Author: 0 Kelly cited for drugs during traffic stop

The WATE-6 report states that when the window of the auto was rolled down, the officer claimed a strong smell came out of the vehicle. The vehicle's search revealed a clear plastic baggie containing 4.6 grams of "a green leafy substance believed to be marijuana" in the center console, along with a glass pipe police said is "usually used to smoke marijuana".

Sports Cam Newton Leaves Press Conference Abruptly When Asked About 'Chunk Plays'
Author: 0 Cam Newton Leaves Press Conference Abruptly When Asked About 'Chunk Plays'

When Newton was asked about the lack of chunk yardage his offense is generating this season, Newton said "next question" and then abruptly ended his presser, storming off the stage. He also walked out of his press conference in 2016 after losing to the Broncos in the Super Bowl. In a Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles , Newton was limited to 239 yards, one touchdown and three interceptions while averaging a season-low 4.60 yards per pass attempt.

Sports Giants' Landon Collins: Simultaneous possession call on Seahawks TD was 'crazy'
Author: 0 Giants' Landon Collins: Simultaneous possession call on Seahawks TD was 'crazy'

While trailing 10-7 at the start of the fourth quarter, the Giants had driven down field from their own 14 to the Seattle 25 over a three minute and 52 second drive, but it stalled after a false start penalty by Bobby Hart, a one-yard pass to Evan Engram on third-and-11 followed by a missed 47-yard field goal by Aldrick Rosas.

Author: 0 Pedroia's Knee Surgery Will Keep Him Off Field Until May

Riley Williams III at the Hospital for Special Surgery in NY. The Red Sox expect Pedroia to return to game action in seven months, which means he'll likely miss the beginning of the 2018 season and would be set to come back in late May 2018.

Sports Ross Barkley could stay at Everton, hints caretaker manager David Unsworth
Author: 0 Ross Barkley could stay at Everton, hints caretaker manager David Unsworth

Everton parted ways with their own manager Ronald Koeman following Sunday's embarrassing 5-2 home defeat against Arsenal , and they are now on the look-out for a new boss. "My opinion on Ross is [that] I would absolutely love him to stay". He's going to speak to me every day. Everton has done great for him, he has done great for Everton.

Sports Hard-working Halep learns from past meetings with Garcia
Author: 0 Hard-working Halep learns from past meetings with Garcia

The French star, seeded eighth for the tournament, knew defeat in Singapore would spell the end for the season - but she charged back to take the set to take it into a decider. Halep, meanwhile, was slightly sluggish in the early exchanges before a superb passing shot on the run in the fourth game appeared to act as a trigger for the energetic play that eventually wore down her opponent.

Sports Dodgers add Seager, McCarthy, drop Granderson, Farmer
Author: 0 Dodgers add Seager, McCarthy, drop Granderson, Farmer

Seager, 23, hit.295 with 23 homers, 77 RBI and a solid.375 on-base percentage during the regular year. The Dodgers have left the 36-year-old former Met off their World Series roster, as Joc Pederson will take over in centerfield for the National League champs.

Sports Courtois shakes off rumors of player unrest at Chelsea
Author: 0 Courtois shakes off rumors of player unrest at Chelsea

The club has to judge the work and honestly, I don't have this type of worry, about if I lose the game, if the club decides to sack me. "If somebody is unhappy, instead of going to the press I think they would say it internally, so it's not true".

Sports Gianluigi Buffon: Italy goalkeeper to retire unless Juventus win Champions League
Author: 0 Gianluigi Buffon: Italy goalkeeper to retire unless Juventus win Champions League

The 39-year-old World Cup victor, who on Monday was named goalkeeper of the year at the FIFA Best awards, has never lifted European football's top prize in a trophy-laden career. The veteran goalkeeper though has won nearly everything, a Champions League trophy is a major miss in his collection. "A year or two wouldn't add anything to what I have already done and it would make sense to move on".

Sports Seahawks Sign 37-Year-Old Defensive End Dwight Freeney
Author: 0 Seahawks Sign 37-Year-Old Defensive End Dwight Freeney

Freeney was in Seattle on Tuesday to take a physical and work out for the Seahawks and later tweeted that he had joined the team. Freeney's first game could be Sunday against the visiting Texans. "If I play this year, 16 years is a lot of wear and tear on the ankles, knees and joints. My training now is more about being smart instead of just trying to lift the building or run six miles".

Sports Real chief Perez guesses how much Spurs want for Kane
Author: 0 Real chief Perez guesses how much Spurs want for Kane

Speaking to Cadena Cope , Perez said: "Signing Harry Kane has not passed through my head". However, having had his fingers burned in paying a then world record 100 million euros (RM503 million) for Bale in 2013, Perez is wary of trying to negotiate with Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy.