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Sports Rays leadership wants new stadium in Tampa
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In October 2017, Action News reported land located between Channelside Drive, Adamo Drive, N. 15th Street, and E. 4th Avenue would be the boundaries for the new stadium . Led by Mayor Rick Kriseman , that finally happened in January 2016. Fans in St. Petersburg tell ABC Action News, they'll miss the convenience of having a major league team nearby.

Sports Utah Jazz Trade Rodney Hood to Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Utah Jazz Trade Rodney Hood to Cleveland Cavaliers

The young wing player has been averaging a career-high 16.8 points on almost 39 percent shooting from long distance. New Orleans Pelicans forward Alonzo Gee (15) fouls Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood (5) during the National Basketball Association game between the Utah Jazz and the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA.

Sports Ex-swim coach's residence searched amid sexual abuse allegations
Author: 0 Ex-swim coach's residence searched amid sexual abuse allegations

Kukors told officers that he kissed and touched her when she was 16 and engaged in sexual activity with her when she was 17 at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Victoria, British Columbia, the document said. 'Not for the sake of you knowing my story, but for the little girls and boys whose lives and future hangs in the grasp of a horribly powerful and manipulative person.

Sports Cavaliers, Isaiah Thomas take high road after Cleveland experiment didn't work
Author: 0 Cavaliers, Isaiah Thomas take high road after Cleveland experiment didn't work

He is one of the best players in the league, but when we see how the Spurs play well without him in the lineup, maybe it's time for a smart move by Gregg Popovich and their GM, R. I want him to get that bounce back, get that spring back. The Knicks who have fallen hard from their fast start and just lost their best player in Kristaps Porzingis to a torn ACL.

Sports Dana White teases Brock Lesnar UFC return
Author: 0 Dana White teases Brock Lesnar UFC return

Apparently, White is still very much open for Lesnar to compete in the UFC and has become increasingly assertive regarding the same over the past few weeks. Lesnar is now contracted to the WWE but only appears in the ring sporadically and he had been linked with a super-fight with UFC light heavyweight great Jon Jones a year ago.

Sports 6 reasons Josh McDaniels should have coached the Colts
Author: 0 6 reasons Josh McDaniels should have coached the Colts

Josh McDaniels was once a young, hot shot head coaching candidate in the National Football League whose 6-0 start with the Denver Broncos had everyone thinking the Belichick discipleship was a new pipeline for National Football League coaching stardom.

Sports Liam Miller Passes Away, Aged 36
Author: 0 Liam Miller Passes Away, Aged 36

Miller then returned back to his native country to sign for Cork City, but was on the move yet again a year later to join American semi-professional side Wilmington Hammerheads. The Irish global, who played for Perth Glory, Brisbane Roar and Melbourne City in the A-League, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in November. "We are saddened to hear this evening that former Sunderland midfielder Liam Miller has passed away".

Sports Report about Tom Brady threatening contract holdout a hoax
Author: 0 Report about Tom Brady threatening contract holdout a hoax

The Globe suspended Borges March 5 for lifting numerous passages from a February 25 article written by Mike Sando of The News Tribune in Tacoma, Wash. Seriously, he actually wrote an entire column based on that text chain. Borges had credited "sources" for the information. "Nick in Boston" also texted his conversation with Borges over to Kirk and Callahan, who shared that exchange on Twitter .

Sports Patrick Chan struggles early in Olympic team event, falling twice
Author: 0 Patrick Chan struggles early in Olympic team event, falling twice

Patrick Chan came in the third with 81.66., with Yan Han of China seventh in 77.10. Japan is expected to challenge for a medal led by their strong single skaters 2015 World silver medalist Satoko Miyahara and 2018 Four Continents Champion Kaori Sakamoto as well as 2017 World silver medalist Shoma Uno.

Sports Sudbury sheds more jobs in January: Statscan
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The Northeast had the lowest unemployment in B.C. last month. The biggest loss of jobs in a single month in nine years highlighted January's unemployment figures from Statistics Canada, while Victoria's jobless rate gets closer to four per cent.

Sports AB is back to boost Proteas batting line-up against India
Author: 0 AB is back to boost Proteas batting line-up against India

Brief Scores: India 303/6 ( Virat Kohli 160 not out , Shikhar Dhawan 76, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 16 not out; J.P.Duminy 2/60) vs South Africa . Kohli , with 318 runs in this series so far, now also has the most runs for a visiting batsman in a bilateral ODI series against South Africa in South Africa .

Sports Real Madrid in final rehearsal before PSG showdown
Author: 0 Real Madrid in final rehearsal before PSG showdown

I never heard anything. But the speculation has re-emerged after Isco lost his place in the Real's team following the return from injury of Bale. Manchester City , Pellegrini's next destination, had courted Isco but the lure of Madrid proved stronger.

Sports Klopp expecting a hot reception for Van Dijk at Southampton
Author: 0 Klopp expecting a hot reception for Van Dijk at Southampton

With the player having only left Southampton , Klopp has explained that it won't be a normal game for him. It was a special story for him - really positive, then at the end, not really positive. But Saints boss Mauricio Pellegrino has a message for those making plans for tomorrow: Be thankful, not hateful. "Virgil is part of the past". Make sure to leave a comment telling us your favoured combinations! The Netherlands global did earn Southampton £75m when his protracted move to the ...

Sports Fifteen banned Russian athletes lodge second appeal to top sports court
Author: 0 Fifteen banned Russian athletes lodge second appeal to top sports court

The defending Olympic champion will become the second British skeleton athlete to lead Great Britain out at a Winter Games after Shelley Rudman performed the role in Vancouver in 2010. In upholding the IOC's ban on the appellants, the CAS found that they had not demonstrated that the committee's process was "discriminatory, arbitrary or unfair".

Sports Ice Cricket: Sehwag's Diamonds set Afridi's Royals 206 to win
Author: 0 Ice Cricket: Sehwag's Diamonds set Afridi's Royals 206 to win

It's not the first time cricket has been played on ice, but it is the first time such high calibre of players have ventured into the new world of the sport. Electing to bat first, Diamond were off to a flying start due to Virender Sehwag's quick-fire 22-ball 47 before former Pakistani star all-rounder Abdul Razzaq struck twice to remove Tillakaratne Dilshan and Mahela Jayawardene.

Sports Arsenal effectively paid Chelsea to complete Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer
Author: 0 Arsenal effectively paid Chelsea to complete Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer

Real Madrid reportedly turned down the chance to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund earlier this month, according to reports in Spain. Giroud joins the club after a lengthy search for a target man. Andy Carroll and Ashley Barnes were also considered, but Giroud signing is surely the best case scenario out of all them.

Sports Eden Hazard wins Belgian footballer of the year
Author: 0 Eden Hazard wins Belgian footballer of the year

But Madrid have always been seen as potential suitors and Hazard reportedly laughed when told by Marca that fans at the Santiago Bernabeu would like to see him in the iconic all-white strip. My two children live there with their mum. My son is still too small to communicate like that. And the Belgian, speaking to Sport Foot magazine, has given the reigning La Liga champions encouragement by insisting he would return to Spain in the future.

Sports Tongan flagbearer goes shirtless again for Opening Ceremony in freezing temps
Author: 0 Tongan flagbearer goes shirtless again for Opening Ceremony in freezing temps

Pita Taufatofua wanted to become the only Tongan to compete in both the Summer and Winter Olympics and hence started training after returning home from Rio. "You know look at the conditions, it's like freezing, it's negative a million degrees, and then you've got to put your body through something really challenging." He's the only Tongan at this year's games, the first Tongan to appear in both the Winter and Summer Olympics , and most definitely the only one to do so in such an, ahem, ...