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Sports National Basketball Association approves Clippers' plan to sit Leonard
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The 2019 Finals MVP signed with the Clippers this offseason and has gotten off to a strong start in his home state, averaging 29.0 points, 8.1 rebounds and 5.4 assists per game, leading LA to a 6-3 to start. I always felt positive with the trade and the front office. "I never went in with a negative mindset. We're going to manage it the best way we can to keep me healthy and that's the most important thing, me being healthy moving forward".

Sports Chiefs' Mahomes practices in full; Reid playing it safe
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was a full participant in practice on Wednesday , according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network . Mahomes suffered a knee injury during the Chiefs' 30-6 win over the Denver Broncos on October 17.

Sports Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola ducks and dives over Sadio Mane row
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The Brazil global did not have a shot on target to deal with during an opening period at the San Siro where City took a 1-0 lead through Raheem Sterling before Gabriel Jesus missed a penalty. "If the "dive" will give me a penalty then I will do it!" "But it was far from my intention to say that Sadio Mane is that type of player". But he believes Guardiola's worries are more to do with Liverpool's strengths than anything to do with diving.

Sports Atalanta vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report
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But then Pep cheekily borrowed the Liverpool manager's words to respond to a "throwaway' jibe about tactical fouls. Sometimes at 94 minutes against Leicester (City) with the penalty (in the 2-1 win) it was like "wow", he told reporters ahead of City's Champions League group stage match at Atalanta .

Sports Trezeguet speaks after his first Premier League goal
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Meanwhile, Frank Lampard believes the Premier League are setting a risky precedent with the use of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) after technology intervened to give Watford a late penalty in Chelsea's 2-1 win at Vicarage Road. Mane scored the victor in the fourth minute of stoppage time at Villa Park on Saturday, but only after being booked for simulation in the first half.

Sports Naomi Osaka pulls out of WTA Finals with shoulder injury
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Due to Osaka pulling out due to injury, world number 10 Bertens will replace Osaka for the remaining matches and plays Barty in Red Group action on Tuesday. The organizer quoted Osaka as saying she is disappointed to have to withdraw from the event. Aussie tennis star Ashleigh Barty has revealed how she's splashing out after hitting the jackpot at the WTA Finals in Shenzhen .

Sports Svitolina tops Halep, earns semifinal spot in WTA Finals
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After a slow start, Halep came back into the contest and a powerful forehand victor down the line clinched her break in the fifth game before the players held serve. "We'll see. If not, then I'm going to have a good preseason, good off-season, be ready for 2020". Wasting a match point in the first match against Simona Halep, Andreescu was eager to score the victory today, kicking off the action with a break after a backhand error from Pliskova, hitting a service victor in game two to cement ...

Sports Adams still ‘hurt’ Jets listened to trade offers for him
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Rich Cimini also tweeted out that " Jamal Adams is a hot name right now and it wouldn't shock him if he gets dealt" ahead of the National Football League trade deadline. "I'm happy to be here despite all the trade rumors and talks". The Jets would be open to trade, which makes sense given their difficulties this year.

Sports The Nationals' Long Road To Win The World Series
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The Boston Red Sox legend seemingly predicted the Washington Nationals would win the 2019 World Series two-plus weeks before it happened. Prior to this series, a team had never won all four road games in a series but the Nationals managed to pull it off.

Sports Scherzer's injury thrusts Nats' pitcher Joe Ross into the World Series limelight
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As is the routine of the Washington Nationals , a salute to veterans took place after the third inning with the crowd cheering for the veterans who appeared on the jumbotron before them. The batter, Nationals infielder Ryan Zimmerman, called time before Cole could deliver the pitch, so it's hard to say if he was distracted by the two women exposing themselves in his field of vision.

Sports Partizan Belgrade v Manchester United
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Games between Manchester United and Liverpool are not what they were. "When you have been at the club for as long as we have, you get that history and you have met a lot of the families who have lost people in the Munich air disaster".

Sports Champions League victory restores confidence, says Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino
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It was very important tonight. The dynamic forward has the ability to go either way with great pace and is a natural finisher with both feet that gives Mauricio Pochettino's team a real lift when he plays. The north London club will face Red Star Belgrade in the Champions League clash on Tuesday night, and it is a must-win game for them. The Serbians have not allowed to sell tickets to their fans as a punishment for racist chanting, during a July qualifying fixture against HJK ...

Sports Lampard ‘confident’ his youngsters can pass Ajax test
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Ajax has bought Edson Alvarez and Lisandro Martinez for the defence , but they are both playing in midfield . Similarly, another fan said "Pulisic ffs", with the same emoji. "(Midfielder) Razvan Marin was also brought in this summer, but he doesn't play. With the shine that the Croatian delivered to Stamford Bridge at the weekend, he may see himself land a start against Ajax as he aims to secure his fifth consecutive European trophy.

Sports Mahomes expected to miss
Author: 0 Mahomes expected to miss "at least" 3 weeks

When Mahomes returns he will likely be wearing a knee brace. He has 2,104 passing yards, 14 touchdown passes and only one interception this season. As Mahomes starts his rehab, Borgmann said the team's medical staff likely will evaluate his recovery on at least a daily basis.

Sports Sergio Aguero unhurt in crash
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Manchester City will be relieved as the Argentine striker is unhurt and fit enough as the Premier League returns after the global break. Crystal Palace go up against Manchester City in their upcoming Premier League match on Saturday at the Selhurst Park, here are details you need to know ahead of the clash between the Eagles and the Premier League Champions.

Sports Nats Sweep Cards; DC In World Series For 1st Time Since ’33
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It means for the first time since 1933, when the Washington Senators played the New York Giants at old Griffith Stadium, the World Series will be played in the nation's capital. It wasn't easy, though: After replacing Doolittle with two outs in the eighth, Hudson hit his first batter and walked his second, bringing pinch-hitter Matt Carpenter to the plate as the go-ahead run with the bases loaded.

Sports Packers vs. Lions: Aaron Rodgers doesn't equal big points
Author: 0 Packers vs. Lions: Aaron Rodgers doesn't equal big points

A win in the primetime showdown at Lambeau Field will no doubt send a message to the rest of the division and the conference on which team is a serious contender. "We are really just trying to pace it at this point", Adams said. I think it's kind of similar to when I played. I don't know why these dome teams struggle constantly on the road, but the Lions are no different.

Sports Anti-doping theme a weekend focus in Japan: Keep Rugby Clean
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They made life as tough as possible for us but we got there in the end". Samoa conceded five kickable penalties resulting in 12 points for Japan thanks to flyhalf Yu Tamura, who also skewed one of his attempts. Japan - Tries: Timothy Lafaele, Kazuki Himeno , Kenki Fukuoka , Kotaro Matsushima. Being "nilled" was tough on Russian Federation, who again posed problems as they had done in 30-10 and 34-9 defeats by Japan and Samoa respectively.

Sports Super typhoon on track to drench Japan’s main island
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Gilpin defended World Rugby's decision to host the event in Japan during the typhoon season and dismissed suggestions that the canceled games have undermined the integrity of the tournament. At times it felt like only a force of nature could stop New Zealand's streak of wins at the Rugby World Cup . The Japan Meteorological Agency says the typhoon is forecast to hit ashore in the Tokyo area between Saturday and Sunday and urged people to take precautions to avoid potentially ...

Sports Stefon Diggs active for Vikings despite drama, per report
Author: 0 Stefon Diggs active for Vikings despite drama, per report

Cousins and Thielen also hooked up for two touchdowns, which means that a week of calls for better execution and apologies from the quarterback could be put all the way in the past. He finished with seven catches for 130 yards. Comparatively, the Giants gained a first down on just 25 percent of their passing plays. His 218 combined yards was more offense than the entire Giants team had (211).

Sports Baker Mayfield sends message to Browns’ critics after big win vs. Ravens
Author: 0 Baker Mayfield sends message to Browns’ critics after big win vs. Ravens

Running back Nick Chubb (165 rushing yards), wide receiver Jarvis Landry (167 receiving yards) and tight end Ricky Seals-Jones (82 receiving yards) enjoyed standout performance in a resounding win over Baltimore. "So guys kind of got exhausted about it". The play in question came late in the third quarter. I do not want there to be a situation where... "Marlon played a really good game on him; Beckham played a really good game, and it was a great battle between those two guys".

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