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Sports Manchester United midfielder Carrick to retire
Author: 0 Manchester United midfielder Carrick to retire

The former England worldwide made the announcement at United's press conference on Monday ahead of the Champions League last-16, second-leg match against Sevilla. "I had a problem in the Burton game it started in the second half, had a few tests and the same problem came back on the Sunday of that week". During his tenure at United the Newcastle-born midfielder has scored 24 goals and has already been given a testimonial by the club, which took place last June.

Sports OU Is In, OSU Is Out Of NCAA Basketball Tournament
Author: 0 OU Is In, OSU Is Out Of NCAA Basketball Tournament

Oklahoma State is good team, however, I think this is spot in which it will be tough for the Cowboys to get motivated for this game after not be selected for the NCAA Tournament and as Florida Gulf Coast has an offense that can put up points in a hurry, my initial thoughts before the line is released is that I'm going to be taking Florida Gulf Coast and the points.

Sports Why more professional athletes may follow Richard Sherman's example
Author: 0 Why more professional athletes may follow Richard Sherman's example

Richard Sherman's three-year, $39 million deal with the team is no different. In just a couple of days, the Seattle Seahawks and 31 other teams will embark on what should be a rather exciting journey. The opportunity to play against his former team twice a season certainly factored in to Sherman's free agency decision. During that time period, Sherman also leads the National Football League is passes defended (99) and completion percentage allowed (47.4), which made Sherman a shutdown ...

Sports Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington to headline UFC 224
Author: 0 Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington to headline UFC 224

The UFC made an official announcement Thursday. She earned her title after less than one round of action, retiring Tate via submission. Most recently, Nunes outpointed Valentina Shevchenko by split decision in September at UFC 215 , rebounding after a bout of sinusitis that scratched a previous headliner between the two.

Sports Instant analysis of the Dolphins releasing DT Ndamukong Suh
Author: 0 Instant analysis of the Dolphins releasing DT Ndamukong Suh

The timing of the move is puzzling because the Dolphins will save only $3.9 million in salary cap space with a $22.2 million penalty. His cap hit with the Dolphins is $26.1 million. Seattle will still have promising young defensive tackles Jarran Reed and Naz Jones on the roster heading into 2018, but if unable to strike a long-term deal with Sheldon Richardson, Suh could be an appealing alternative.

Sports Kyrie Irving has sore knee, ruled out for second half vs. Pacers
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving has sore knee, ruled out for second half vs. Pacers

The Celtics , who led by as many as 12 points and headed into halftime with a 50-40 lead over the Pacers, simply could not keep up in the second half during Irving's absence and fell 99-97 at home. "We got the stop at the end, but we have to continue to grow". "I think right now that would probably be the best thing instead of kind of hoping it gets better over two three days, which it usually does".

Sports Stokes to miss Lord's Test against India
Author: 0 Stokes to miss Lord's Test against India

Stokes previously appeared at Bristol Magistrates' Court last month alongside Ryan Ali , 28, and Ryan Hale , 26 where all three indicated a plea of not guilty. Without him, England lost the Ashes to Australia 4-0. The date was set for Stokes's trial this morning during a hearing at Bristol Crown Court. Ben Stokes is now in New Zealand with the England team.

Sports Cech Reaches Milestone As Arsenal End Winless Run
Author: 0 Cech Reaches Milestone As Arsenal End Winless Run

Watford pressed Arsenal back into their own area as the first half came to a close, but they were unable to equalise. Then midway through the half, Elneny played a ball into Ozil whose touch took it beyond the stretching slide of Adrian Mariappa , but even as Karnezis dived the wrong way he stuck out a leg to save.

Sports Kawhi Leonard could return as early as Thursday
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard could return as early as Thursday

More unusual still were the stream of stories surrounding Leonard's rehabilitation, with ESPN reporting that his relationship with the Spurs had "chilled" as the process wore on and Popovich saying last month that he'd be "surprised" if Leonard returned this season.

Sports Mourinho unrepentant in Manchester style wars
Author: 0 Mourinho unrepentant in Manchester style wars

Eric Bailly's freakish own goal gave Liverpool hope in the second half, but United held on for a first victory over their North West rivals since January, 2016. "I will still talk to them (the board) and get a feeling of what they think because they might think a change is a better thing for the club". "You do not see what is going on and how well the players are training, how badly they are training".

Sports Shock as POAK owner charges at referee with gun for disallowing goal
Author: 0 Shock as POAK owner charges at referee with gun for disallowing goal

Police say they are investigating Savvidis, who holds a gun license, for illegal entry onto the field and for possession of an object that could cause harm in a sporting venue. PAOK said in a statement: "After what happened today, PAOK chairman Ivan Savvidis is preparing all necessary procedures to protect the team and all his collaborators from the threats and attacks they have been subjected to".

Sports NASCAR Monster Energy Cup tackles Phoenix
Author: 0 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup tackles Phoenix

The pulse in the garage was that while the violations didn't contribute totally to the Harvick dominance at Las Vegas, it certainly didn't hurt a team that has everything going for it at the moment - other than a pesky NASCAR tech process. It also marked the debut of IndyCar's sleek new race vehicle, which was created to improve competition and reduce costs and resulted in a race-record 366 on-track passes, and that of impressive rookie Robert Wickens.

Sports Michigan basketball team reacts to NCAA Tournament selection announcement
Author: 0 Michigan basketball team reacts to NCAA Tournament selection announcement

I think Big 4 basketball is on the rise. It's finding the upset winners that will either make you or break you in NCAA bracket pools. "Experience helps, but being ready to play that night is the most important thing". Wednesday in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI), and Niagara will play at Eastern Michigan in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament (CIT) at the same time .

Sports Why Pep Guardiola doesn't like Monday night games
Author: 0 Why Pep Guardiola doesn't like Monday night games

Silva was permitted to return home while City wrapped up the home leg of their round of 16 Champions League tie against Basel last week but is back in the United Kingdom and ready to play at Stoke on Monday evening. Aguero has been in sensational form yet against his season, a campaign in which he became City's record goalscorer, with 21 goals in 24 league appearances.

Sports Liverpool legend spits at young girl in shocking video
Author: 0 Liverpool legend spits at young girl in shocking video

The fan continued his banter and as soon as Carragher lost his cool, he spat at the girl who was sitting in the passenger seat of the auto. "Totally out of order & Ive apologised personally to all the family this evening". The schoolgirl said: "I have never been spat at by anyone before. I thought, 'Why has he done that". In the video, Carragher exchanges waves with the girl's dad.

Sports 49ers reward Marquise Goodwin with extension
Author: 0 49ers reward Marquise Goodwin with extension

According to ESPN.com , the extension is worth $20.3 million and includes a total of $10 million in guaranteed money. "I always believed that I had more to give", Goodwin said Thursday on a conference call with Bay Area reporters. The 27-year-old Goodwin was named the victor of the Len Eshmont Award, presented annually to the player who best exemplifies inspirational and courageous play.

Sports Manchester United controlled game and deserved to win against Liverpool, says Mourinho
Author: 0 Manchester United controlled game and deserved to win against Liverpool, says Mourinho

Jose Mourinho believes that Alexis Sanchez's struggles at Manchester United are because of the Chile worldwide having signed mid-way through the season. While it was expected that the Egyptian would be heavily marked during the game, it was thought that Scott McTominay would be the one doing it, akin to how he handled Eden Hazard during the recent Chelsea game.

Sports West Ham fans invade pitch, force team owners to flee seats
Author: 0 West Ham fans invade pitch, force team owners to flee seats

The 3-0 loss to Sean Dyche's side was not even the worst bit, as fans took matters in to their own hands to voice their rage at the club's board. Referee Lee Mason was forced to consult both managers over whether to abandon the match at one point in the second-half, while the Burnley substitutes allowed several children to sit in their seats to escape fighting in the stands.