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Sports Indians removing Chief Wahoo from uniforms for 2019
Author: 0 Indians removing Chief Wahoo from uniforms for 2019

After decades of controversy and accusations of racism, the Cleveland Indians have finally chose to drop " Chief Wahoo " from their uniforms, with Major League Baseball declaring the logo was "no longer appropriate". Indians chairman Paul Dolan also released a statement about the decision on the logo. What do you think about the removal of Chief Wahoo? "Cleveland's decision should finally compel the Washington football team to make the same honorable decision", reads a ...

Sports Tottenham vs Manchester United: Mourinho tips Spurs for Champions League glory
Author: 0 Tottenham vs Manchester United: Mourinho tips Spurs for Champions League glory

I don't know. What I know is myself, the board and the player would like to have a happy end. I know what he's trying to do, give him a boost, but I'm not sure it's right to go calling him world class. Whereas he was regularly seen smiling and joking - particularly in press conferences - during the early years of his managerial career, we're now used to seeing the scowling, negative figure who seems to be constantly at war with various people involved in the game.

Sports Joakim Noah may not return to Knicks until next Thursday
Author: 0 Joakim Noah may not return to Knicks until next Thursday

The Knicks were tight-lipped about the reason for Noah's absence. The Knicks are hopeful he returns sooner. Personal reasons, he won't be with us for a couple of games. "We're not going to comment on that stuff", the coach said Thursday. Noah looked anguished as he came out and said something to Hornacek. A former All-Star and Defensive Player of the Year with the Chicago Bulls, Noah, 32, has been a colossal disappointment since signing a four-year, $72.6 million contract with the Knicks in ...

Sports Melbourne to host T20 finals in 2020
Author: 0 Melbourne to host T20 finals in 2020

It is the first time both editions will be take place in the same country in the same year but as distinct tournaments. The ICC and Cricket Australia unveiled the venues for both tournaments on Tuesday, with women's pool matches to be played at several smaller venues in Perth, Melbourne , Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Canberra.

Author: 0 Malcom Brown joins Rob Gronkowski as Patriots have flawless practice attendance

It's not clear if the two are out of the NFL's concussion protocol since being cleared to participate in non-contact practices is the fourth step of a five-step process. "Being a part of a couple of these losses, those are pretty tough to swallow, but I think you realize how much effort you have to put in to prepare".

Sports Keep Mardi Gras beads out of New Orleans' storm drains
Author: 0 Keep Mardi Gras beads out of New Orleans' storm drains

The popular Mardi Gras catch phrase "Throw me something, mister", is synonymous with Carnival. A spokesman for the city said local nonprofits are starting bead-recycling initiatives along the parade route this year. "So we've got to do better". The removal was part of a four-month project in response to heavy flooding in the city in August, the newspaper reported.

Sports Mkhitaryan set for Arsenal bow
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan set for Arsenal bow

The Armenian was ineligible to face Chelsea , due to him being cup tied, but he will be hoping to make his Arsenal debut here. Federico Fernandez is set to return, though, after missing the cup game because of a nose injury as Swansea look for another impressive performance after beating Liverpool a week ago.

Sports Roger Federer lifts 6th Australian Open, 20th Grand Slam title
Author: 0 Roger Federer lifts 6th Australian Open, 20th Grand Slam title

Federer added to his already imposing win-loss record in Melbourne and is now 94-13. Grand Slams are outdoor events. "It was an fantastic journey for me to come here to the final". A thumping forehand produces a victor and a gutsy hold gives Cilic the slightest bit of hope, but at 3-1 down, the situation remained dire. Caroline Wozniacki won the women's singles title on Saturday, beating Simona Halep in three sets in Melbourne for her first career Grand Slam title.

Sports Blake Bortles: 'I would be thrilled' to stay with Jaguars
Author: 0 Blake Bortles: 'I would be thrilled' to stay with Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars will reportedly move on from quarterback Blake Bortles if they can sign either Kirk Cousins or Alex Smith, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. 3 overall pick and move on to another option like Cousins or Smith. "I would really have to take a step back and look at it", Marrone said. For Bortles, the decision would be an easy one.

Sports Antonio Rudiger sends message to new Celtic signing Charly Musonda
Author: 0 Antonio Rudiger sends message to new Celtic signing Charly Musonda

Musonda joined Chelsea from Anderlecht in 2012 but has made only seven appearances for the first team, spending time on loan at Nottingham Forest and Real Betis . But Rodgers has got his man in a move which has delighted fans of the Parkhead club. Rodgers suggested he would be ready to throw Musonda straight into action against Hearts on Tuesday and the new recruit is relishing the prospect of turning out at Celtic Park.

Sports Federer calls sixth Australian Open win 'surreal'
Author: 0 Federer calls sixth Australian Open win 'surreal'

The second seeded Federer, 36, cruised through the first set but Cilic, seeded number six, rallied in the 2nd and won a tiebreaker. While Federer has won the most grand slams of any man, he trails Margaret Court (24), Serena Williams (23) and Steffi Graf (22) overall.

Sports Royals trade Moss, Buchter to A's for two pitchers
Author: 0 Royals trade Moss, Buchter to A's for two pitchers

Hahn, 28, spent three of his four seasons in the Major League Baseball with the A's. He is also under team control through 2021, so the Royals are getting a pitcher who can contribute out of the rotation or out of the bullpen relatively cheaply.

Author: 0 Chelsea and Man City ease into FA Cup fifth round

Can the FA Cup be Chelsea's salvation? And so far Chelsea have won just one of those fixtures, last weekend's Premier League victory at Brighton, while they squeezed by Norwich on penalties in a third-round replay. We have to continue to do this and know we have to face great difficulties. England worldwide Raheem Sterling added the second goal to put the game beyond Cardiff's reach when he deftly headed home Bernardo Silva's cross from the left flank in the 37th minute.

Sports Martin Keown: Antonio Conte must regret these two Chelsea FC transfers
Author: 0 Martin Keown: Antonio Conte must regret these two Chelsea FC transfers

But the 24-year-old is unsure whether his double will be enough to keep him in manager Antonio Conte's plans for the rest of the season. The Belgium worldwide has proven himself a excellent finisher in his two seasons at Stamford Bridge, however he seems to lack the ability to hold the ball up and link the play that his manager demands from his strikers.

Sports Joel Embiid: round two of the shade show
Author: 0 Joel Embiid: round two of the shade show

The 24-year-old formed a lethal combination with guard Russell Westbrook , running a relentless pick n roll game on his way to his 17th double-double of the season with 20 points and 13 rebounds on an ultra-efficient 10 of 11 field goals. Westbrook led all scorers with 37 points, and after the win, he was asked about the "high-energy" nature of the team's two meetings. The Thunder did not provide a timetable for Roberson's return.

Sports Thunder Tops Sixers on Big Night from Russell Westbrook & Paul George
Author: 0 Thunder Tops Sixers on Big Night from Russell Westbrook & Paul George

Russell Westbrook is the best player on the Thunder team from a fantasy basketball perspective, with 53.75 fantasy points per game. Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown told United States publication the Norman Transcript before the two sides played on Monday (NZT) that Adams is "one of the elite players in the NBA ".