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National Football League could fine players for arm wrestling at Las Vegas casino

National Football League could fine players for arm wrestling at Las Vegas casino

Secondly, and far more importantly, the National Football League really needs to figure out its mind-numbing, double-standard on casinos and gambling before the Raiders complete their move to Las Vegas . ESPN has reached out to event organizers for comment. As a close friend of Harrison's said, "The casinos own everything" in Las Vegas . At the age of 39 and in perhaps his final season, it might not even be the last time that the Steelers linebacker will face league discipline. Read More

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Super Rugby to cut three sides for 15-team format from 2018

Super Rugby to cut three sides for 15-team format from 2018

Japan as is, are not on the competitive scale with the likes of Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina and as a result are not involved in the Rugby Championship, so why is their representing franchise involved with the aforementioned countries' in Super Rugby? The Brumbies "met all the criteria: financial, governance, high performance outcomes, future sponsorships, a range of issues that indicated they would be a sustainable presence and therefore would not need to be ... Read More

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Tebow demolishes 3-run home run, closes in on Jordan

Tebow demolishes 3-run home run, closes in on Jordan

Fun fact: Tebow's two home runs are only one short of Michael Jordan's total for his entire minor league career. Plenty of mocked Tebow for taking a shot at professional baseball, but he hasn't exactly fallen flat on his face out there. "That might not matter, but it might, too". AT THE PLATE: Tebow is 3 of 13 (.230) with five RBIs. He struck out eight times and didn't have an extra base hit or an RBI. Read More

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Yankees' Pineda perfect through 6 innings in home opener

Yankees' Pineda perfect through 6 innings in home opener

Pineda finally made a mistake when he hung a slider to Evan Longoria , who doubled into the left-field corner with two outs in the seventh. Just last week against the Rays he gave up four runs on eight hits and lasted only 32/3 innings. Give me the Yankees to get another win. San Francisco catcher Buster Posey was placed on the seven-day disabled list with concussion symptoms, a day after he was struck in the helmet by a 94 miles per hour fastball from Arizona's Taijuan Walker. Read More

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Garcia wins first major title in Masters playoff

Rose then tapped Garcia on the heart, which turned out to be a lot bigger than anyone realized. "We are both trying to win but we are all people", added Garcia. "It's been an incredible week, and I'm going to enjoy it for the rest of my life", said the new champion. Spain's Sergio Garcia ended almost two decades of major disappointment when he beat England's Justin Rose in a playoff to win the US Masters on Sunday, donning the Green Jacket on what would have been the 60th birthday of his ... Read More

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Hurricane forecasters predict below-average storm season

Hurricane forecasters predict below-average storm season

This year's forecast includes 11 named storms , 4 hurricanes, and 2 major hurricanes. Klotzbach's hurricane season forecast provides an idea of how many storms might form, but it does not indicate where the storms will make landfall. It was the costliest Atlantic hurricane season since 2012, AccuWeather said. One of the country's lead experts on hurricanes predicted the 2017 Atlantic basin hurricane season will be a slightly below-average one. Read More

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Vincent Janssen gets destroyed on Twitter after bad Tottenham miss vs Watford

Vincent Janssen gets destroyed on Twitter after bad Tottenham miss vs Watford

Spurs remain reliant on Chelsea dropping further points, which Pochettino acknowledged, but the manager was again encouraged that they are giving the title favourites so small a margin for error. "But it's true that after eight games if they don't win the Premier League , it will be tough for them to accept". "We're more strong with (Kane) healthy and ready to fight again for the team". Read More

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Ball sticks to catcher's chest protector in Cardinals game

Ball sticks to catcher's chest protector in Cardinals game

Louis 6-4 Thursday . In 2014, New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda served a suspension for applying pine tar to a ball, in violation of Rule 8.02: "The pitcher shall not apply a foreign substance of any kind to the ball". The ball was stuck to Molina's chest protector on a dropped third strike allowing the Cubs' Matt Szczur to reach first base when Molina couldn't find the ball. Read More

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Mama June has thrown up from overeating with gastric sleeve

Mama June has thrown up from overeating with gastric sleeve

According to the former Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star, going to her ex's wedding was understandably "awkward". Remembering her time living in the McIntyre house fills the 37-year-old with a emotion. She recently debuted her trimmer figure on an episode of her new reality show, and has since been seen photographed for the first time since shedding the weight. Read More

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Stadium measure's defeat likely ends St. Louis' MLS chances

Stadium measure's defeat likely ends St. Louis' MLS chances

St. Louis' newly elected mayor is promising to help the city reduce the sort of violent crime that devastated her own family two decades ago. MLS leaders have expressed strong interest in St. The most it won in any ward was 59 percent, in Ward 16, which largely consists of the St. Louis Hills neighborhood in South City. "We wish the outcome would have been different", Kavanaugh said. Read More

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Trump was 'joking' that passing health bill was 'easy'

It was a heroic moment, but I would like to suggest an adaptation for Republicans in Congress, who, since the embarrassing failure of the AHCA, are now faced with giving up on their dreams of repealing Obamacare. In the run-up to the vote, healthcare workers were among the most vocal in their opposition to repealing the law because they see firsthand what happens when patients delay or forgo care because they can't afford it. Read More

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Wenger insists he will only retire when he DIES

Wenger insists he will only retire when he DIES

Welbeck said: "We showed character but I think we have to look at the performance and see where we conceded the goals". "Now people realise it is not as easy as it looked". "I can understand because football is free for everybody to have opinions so you cannot stop that". "But we showed strong mental resources". "Of course we have a hard task in front of us, but I am happy as well that people realise suddenly that it's not as easy as it looked always". Read More

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Atlanta Braves set 25-man roster for opening day

Atlanta Braves set 25-man roster for opening day

The Mets are under some pressure to go further into the post-season than they did a year ago, when they lost to the Giants in the National League Wild Card game. At the end of Monday's game, Syndergaard said he hasn't had a blister like this since the minors. The Mets righty was pulled after six innings against the Braves , having thrown just 86 pitches. Read More

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Derrick Rose's Knee Injury Reportedly a Torn Meniscus, PG Out for Season

Derrick Rose's Knee Injury Reportedly a Torn Meniscus, PG Out for Season

According to a Knicks tweet , an MRI revealed the injury, and it will require arthroscopy. After the guard missed another game Friday, the Knicks have apparently realized the issue is more serious than a day-to-day injury. A three-time All-Star, Rose has career averages of 19.5 points and 6.0 assists while playing 470 of a possible 722 games. Rose was averaging 18.0 points and 4.4 assists in his first season in NY. Read More

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Man City disappointed not to take advantage of Chelsea slip

We are here to play with the ball, a desire to take the ball and play. "I agree a little bit. We missed easy balls, and when you do that you can not control the ball". "If you judge by the titles, his legacy and the way they play, the stadium and for many other reasons, it is not just all in the numbers". While it is a basic concept that a team with a lead is in a privileged position, it is no secret that Guardiola has looked to dominate games, to control every possible element, way before ... Read More

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Johanna Konta has mental strength to see off Caroline Wozniacki in Miami

Johanna Konta has mental strength to see off Caroline Wozniacki in Miami

EPA/ERIK S. LESSERRoger Federer of Switzerland in action against Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina during their third round match of the Miami Open tennis tournament on Key Biscayne, Miami , Florida, USA, 27 March 2017. On the other hand, Del Potro has not had much success this season and has slipped to top-ranked players of the likes of Milos Raonic (Delray Beach semi-final) and Novak Djokovic ( Indian Wells second-round). Read More

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