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Sports Pacers' date with 76ers sure to have plenty of playoff implications
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On the other end, Sixers' Joel Embiid dunked it with 13 seconds left to bring them within three points. Tuesday's 101-98 win over the 76ers kept the Pacers (40-28) in the 3 seed of the Eastern Conference, while also giving them an important head-to-head tiebreaker over Philly (36-30).

Sports Nashville Included In Bid To Host 2026 FIFA World Cup
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Vancouver, Toronto, Edmonton and Montreal had been identified as potential candidate cities for the 10 games that Canada would host under the unified bid plan. The 2026 tournament will be the largest ever, with 48 teams instead of the traditional 32, and because of its infrastructure, abundance of large stadiums and success in hosting the 1994 World Cup , the U.S., Mexico and Canada have been seen as heavy favorites to win the rights to host the event.

Sports Celebrity Announced For The 2018 WWE Hall Of Fame
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Kid Rock has made several special appearances for the WWE as well including Monday Night Raw in 2000, a performance during WrestleMania XXV , and a concert for the armed forces in attendance for Tribute For The Troops in 2012. The ceremony will take place April 6 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans in conjunction with WrestleMania 34 weekend. The Undertaker used the 2000 single "American Bad Ass" as he thundered to the ring on his motorcycle, while Kid Rock's cover of ZZ ...

Sports Ohio State Basketball: Good first round matchup for the Buckeyes?
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On the surface it would appear to be the ideal team for Ohio State to play after late season woes against Big Ten teams who were physical in the paint. Though few people, if any, expected OSU to be in this position before the season, Tate said "you don't go into March just to be satisfied with winning one or two games".

Sports Former Florida offensive lineman Mike Pouncey to be released by Miami Dolphins
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For Pouncey it is an end to his career in Miami and he informed local media that he left everything on the field for the Dolphins, had no regrets, and would forever be a Miami Dolphin. 223 overall pick. "When you come across players who love the game like Dan you do your best to keep them in your building", 49ers general manager John Lynch said when Kilgore was extended.

Sports Mane 'convinced' Liverpool will win Europe's top trophy this season
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Jurgen Klopp's team, who are next up against the Hornets at Anfield on Saturday, will head into the game on the back of a disappointing 2-1 loss to Manchester United at Old Trafford. I'm very comfortable at RB Leipzig, though. Liverpool were also left frustrated by some refereeing decisions as the Reds had three penalty appeals turned down against Jose Mourinho's team.

Sports Yankees warn Aaron Judge about tampering after Manny Machado comment
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Machado is eligible for free agency after this season, part of a class that includes Bryce Harper and Josh Donaldson. Judge added, " He just kind of laughed it off and didn't really say much". He said he expects them to win a "ton" of games over the next 10 years. With a big, child-like grin, Judge told members of the media what he mentioned to Orioles' shortstop Manny Machado when the two came across one-another on the field in Sarasota, FLA .

Sports Hughes appointed Southampton boss in EPL
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Whether Hughes is kept on to the start of next season will depend on the impact he makes over the coming weeks, and the Southampton hierarchy will assess his performance and the end of what has been a disastrous campaign. Hughes was sacked by Stoke in January, following a shock FA Cup third-round exit to fourth-tier Coventry City, but he will have another chance in the competition with Southampton due to visit Wigan Athletic - conquerors of Pep Guardiola's City - in Sunday's ...

Sports Cumbrian Glenn Murray overlooked by Gareth Southgate for England friendlies
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With places at the World Cup up for grabs, the Arsenal duo will be keen to impress as, as it stands, there are very few players who are certain to be on the plane to Russian Federation. "Clearly the number one jersey is up for grabs". "Joe has had a hard period with his club and he had to miss out on selection a few times when David Moyes came in".

Sports West Ham call for unity as club addresses safety management plans
Author: 0 West Ham call for unity as club addresses safety management plans

Co-chairmen David Sullivan and David Gold both left their seats early as fans vented their frustrations in their direction, and after the game on Saturday the club promised an investigation into the incidents. "With eight Premier League matches still to play, achieving the points we need has to be the focus". They will be joined by representatives from stadium operators LS185, certifying authority Newham Council, the Sports Ground Safety Authority, the Metropolitan Police, stadium ...

Sports It's a girl! Sergio Garcia becomes a dad
Author: 0 It's a girl! Sergio Garcia becomes a dad

Don't worry - it's more romantic than it first appears. The 38-year-old looked destined to endure another near-miss in a major championship nearly a year ago as he trailed Justin Rose by three shots with just six holes to play in the final round.

Sports China to merge regulators
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The ministry will be responsible for compiling and implementing emergency management plans, as well as organizing rescue and relief for disasters and workplace accidents, according to the plan on institutional restructuring of the State Council, or the cabinet.

Sports Peppers returning to Panthers on one-year deal
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Peppers will be entering his 17th season in the National Football League and 10th season with the Panthers. He nearly rejoined the Panthers that year, but instead signed with the Green Bay Packers for the chance to play standup end in a 3-4 scheme.

Sports Graphic video shows baseball player attack woman
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The Lancaster Barnstormers , a professional team in the Atlantic League that had signed Vasquez following the incident, announced on Facebook on Wednesday that it was now cutting ties. TMZ reported Vasquez and his girlfriend got engaged after his arrest . 'Yes I've seen the video, that's what happens in domestic violence cases, ' Gonzalez said.

Sports Lions release TE Eric Ebron
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A top-10 pick out of North Carolina back in 2014, Ebron was set to count $8.3 million against the cap in 2018. The New Jersey native had a strong 2016 season with career-highs in receptions (61) and yards (711), leaving many to think he would have a breakout year in 2017.