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Sports New Orleans’ Super Bowl Newspaper Cover Is Going Viral
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Tourists line up to hop on the Creole Queen riverboat. The Saints lost to the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC Championship Game on January 20 aided in part an obvious pass-interference penalty that was not called. Yes, during one of the most 'Merican events of the year, every USA automaker sat out actually broadcasting their expected red-white-and-blue celebrity-cameo truck commercials-only Chrysler even gave it a half-try, with almost a dozen ads it posted to the Internet instead of the TV.

Sports Mourinho humiliated by fall at Russian hockey league face-off
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As he turned to walk off the ice, and then back to shake hands with the players, he slipped on the red carpet and fell backwards before being helped up by SKA player and two-time Stanley Cup victor Pavel Datsyuk. He inspected the room full of skates for the players before watching the side get put through their paces on the ice before the evening's games. He has handled Manchester United in 10 games since December 2018 without a defeat.

Sports Porzingis tells Knicks fans NY 'deserves better than that'
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But for now, he's a Maverick , and he's not going to say one more word about the situation that caused him to depart the Five Boroughs in infamous fashion last week. "Unless it's something that we don't expect pops up, hopefully, he'll be a Maverick for the next 20 years". "I would rather just focus on what's ahead of me than looking back".

Sports PSG suffer their first French Ligue 1 defeat of season
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Nabil Fekir 's second-half penalty earned Lyon all three points after Moussa Dembele had cancelled out Angel Di Maria's early opener for PSG . "In the first half it was deserved, but after half-time, we still dominated", Mbappe said , as per FourFourTwo .

Sports Chelsea's Hazard backs new signing Higuain to succeed in England
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And Chelsea FC star Hazard has admitted that he has been pleased by what he has seen from Higuain in the short time he has been at Stamford Bridge. Hazard got his second in the 66th minute when rounding goalkeeper Jonas Lossl, and Higuain followed suit a few moments later - his thumping effort deflecting off Terence Kongolo on its way in, and David Luiz wrapped things up.

Sports Super Bowl 2019: Ava DuVernay Boycotting Game
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Belichick and 41-year-old quarterback Tom Brady have been part of all six triumphs, going back to their first over the St Louis Rams in 2002 and having reaching the NFL's showpiece for the third year in succession they ensured their was no repeat of last season's reverse against the Philadelphia Eagles.

Sports Pep Guardiola fires message at Liverpool FC ahead of West Ham test
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Liverpool's advantage still stands at a healthy five points , however, with just 14 games left to play. "City have to play the final of the Carabao Cup which will suspend a game". "The hardest part is not being able to help the team and contribute on the pitch at the moment, so it's important I come back ready to go and this procedure will help with that".

Sports Rashford's quality showed despite injury - Solskjaer
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Solskjaer hailed the interplay between two of his side's best performers in a 1-0 victory and revealed that England forward Rashford was carrying a knock when he broke the deadlock. Speaking ahead of the trip to face the Foxes, he said: "When I rang the owner and said that United had called and that he always knew that this had been my dream, he said: "Go over, enjoy yourself - and please don't come back".

Sports Trump says he wouldn't 'steer' son toward football
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The president said many people, " including me, thought soccer would probably never make it in this country, but it really is moving forward rapidly ". Speaking to CBS's "Face the Nation" in a wide-ranging interview that aired on the same day as the Super Bowl , Trump said he did what previous presidents failed to do.

Sports LeBron James talks playoffs after flirting with triple-double in Lakers return
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Guard Rajon Rondo , whose 14-game absence coincided with James' injury spell, benefited from having the team's "quarterback" back as he added 14 points and 13 rebounds. "Definitely ecstatic about being back out there with my guys, but being out five weeks, I'm feeling it right now", James said afterward. "It just felt great to get back out there", he said.

Sports Portland Trail Blazers Aquire Rodney Hood From Cleveland In Trade
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The Blazers are 32-20 and fourth in the Western Conference. With the National Basketball Association trade deadline less than a week away, the Trail Blazers have reportedly made a move to bolster their wing rotation. Baldwin, who was taken by Memphis with the 17th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, is a reserve guard that has only appeared in 16 games this season.

Sports Hall of Fame selection committee spent only 2 minutes discussing Ed Reed
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The others were cornerbacks Champ Bailey and Ty Law , and safety Johnny Robinson . In his career, James was named to four Pro Bowls and rushed for 12,246 yards, which ranks 13th on the all-time list. Mawae is the first player who played a substantial portion of his career with the Jets to be elected to the Hall of Fame since running back Curtis Martin in 2012.

Sports Patriots Primed to Close as Most Popular Super Bowl Bet Ever Tracked
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New England Patriots fans are showing their support on the slopes before they head indoors to watch the big game. New England is 3-2 all-time wearing the jerseys in the Super Bowl. The Patriots defense appears to be pretty confident when it comes to stopping Rams quarterback Jared Goff . According to our Bet Labs software , Super Bowl 48 was the most lopsided championship game we've ever tracked, as the Denver Broncos closed with 68% of bets against the Seattle Seahawks .

Sports Wreckage of plane carrying missing Emiliano Sala found
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I thought the whole club was unbelievable. I was really pleased for the chairman, Mehmet Dalman and Ken Choo. The fans were just fantastic. Sala's name was sung throughout a game which Cardiff won with a Bobby Reid double. "Every fan stayed and the noise volume was fantastic". The result was Cardiff's first victory of 2019, as they continue their fight against relegation.

Sports Joshua likely to scrap April fight at Wembley
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While Hearn made offers to WBC champion Deontay Wilder and Britain's Tyson Fury as prospective opponents for Joshua at Wembley, the nature of the 1 December draw between the pair means it is nearly certain they will meet again in a rematch first .

Sports Khawaja smacks century as Sri Lanka chase massive 2nd Test total
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Sri Lanka head coach Chandika Hathurusingha provided a positive update on opener Dimuth Karunaratne , after he was taken to hospital having been struck on the neck by a Pat Cummins bouncer in the second Test with Australia . A hush descended upon the sell-out crowd in Canberra as Karunaratne was tended to by medical staff from both teams and paramedics after being struck on the neck by a short ball from speedster Pat Cummins .

Sports Sean McVay feels
Author: 0 Sean McVay feels "really good" as kickoff nears

McVay was the Buccaneers assistant wide receivers coach in 2008. Millions of Americans are expected to tune in Sunday for the championship game in American football, the Super Bowl , which is one of the most-watched programmes of the year.

Sports Gurley says he taught Michel to 'run and catch' at Georgia
Author: 0 Gurley says he taught Michel to 'run and catch' at Georgia

He figured his season was over. He's a good kid who works hard. Then in October he suffered a knee injury that was feared to be serious. When the Rams returned to Los Angeles for the 2016 season, after spending the previous 21 campaigns in St.

Sports Johnson prevails down the stretch in Saudi Arabia
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However, Johnson then showed his class with back-to-back birdies at 11 and 12 before Li bogeyed the next two holes to slip three behind with Lewis vaulting into second when he offset a bogey at the 11th with another birdie at the 12th. The 38-year-old, victor of last week's Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines on the PGA Tour, shot a two-over-par 72 and failed to make it to the weekend by two shots.

Sports NFL Honors 2019: Patrick Mahomes wins MVP Award
Author: 0 NFL Honors 2019: Patrick Mahomes wins MVP Award

New England prevailed in that game, but the Legend of Mahomes is such that anything short of a Super Bowl appearance will be considered a disappointment in his first year as starter. NFL players may view the awards as the lesser of the prizes the NFL can bestow, but this Honors program gives an important nod to some of the best performers from this year's NFL season.

Sports Eagles expected to exercise $20M option on Nick Foles contract
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The decision means the Eagles are, at least on paper, willing to have Foles on the roster next season at the $20 million price tag . NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported on Saturday that the team is expected to pick up his $20 million option to keep him on the roster for the 2019 season, but it doesn't end there...

Sports Ivan Rakitic: We hope Lionel Messi injury is nothing
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Lionel Messi appeared to take a knock in the second half against Valencia , and Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde is waiting to hear more. "We have to wait until [Sunday] to see how the pain is", Valverde said in his postgame news conference.

Sports Kyrie Irving uncertain on future despite making pledge to Boston Celtics
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving uncertain on future despite making pledge to Boston Celtics

Kyrie Irving says winning a championship for Boston is still his main goal. That might be something for Celtics fans to worry about, even if the team brass isn't anxious about an exodus to L.A. "But like I said, he still comes in, he's a professional". They have been bad on the court for most of the last two decades and sometimes even worse off it, creating far more controversies than victories throughout the failed tenures of Isiah Thomas and Phil Jackson.

Sports Rohit Sharma Opts To Bat Against New Zealand In..
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Finally New Zealand managed to break the shackles against India at Hamilton on January 31 after five straight losses. With MS Dhoni returning to the eleven, India will certainly aim to end the series on a high. The Hamilton match was another reminder as Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav and Dinesh Karthik failed to prove that they can stand up and be counted if Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan fail on a given day, especially with Kohli also not around.

Sports Missouri football banned from postseason over academic misconduc
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The Tigers' football team went 8-5 and lost to Oklahoma State in the Liberty Bowl. Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk sent a letter to Kumar past year that indicated her claims of academic fraud made in 2016 were true. The NCAA also fined the school $5,000 plus 1 percent of each program's budget. Considering the insanely large implications of this NCAA ban, hanging on to Bryant seems to be the smallest bit of positive news on a terrible day of sanctions for that athletic department.

Sports Panthers star Peppers retires after 17 National Football League seasons
Author: 0 Panthers star Peppers retires after 17 National Football League seasons

He recorded 25 sacks in those three regular seasons, representing just 19.1 percent of his total, which ranks fourth on the all-time sack list. In between, he made stops in Chicago and Green Bay. Peppers thanked the Panthers organization and his teammates for their support throughout the years. He spent the first eight seasons of his career in Charlotte before signing with the Chicago Bears in 2010.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham are not equipped to fight for title
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Tottenham were not expected to play Son for the whole 90 minutes against Watford , but the score made it hard for them to take him off when they had planned. Lucas' failure to get on the scoresheet meant that he is still yet to notch a goal in 2019 so far. For the third time in succession in the Premier League - Fulham, Watford and now Newcastle - we dug deep to score with the clock having ticked into 80-plus minutes.

Sports Doncic, Young among Rising Stars
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World game at the All-Star Game next month. They will be joined by Toronto Raptors forward O.G. Anunoby, Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton , Sacramento Kings forward Bogdan Bogdanović , LA Clippers guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander , Brooklyn Nets swingman Rodions Kurucs , Chicago Bulls stretch-forward Lauri Markkanen , Minnesota Timberwolves guard Josh Okogie and Cleveland Cavaliers forward Cedi Osman .