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Man United’s Sanchez lost confidence because of Mourinho’s methods – ESPN

Man United’s Sanchez lost confidence because of Mourinho’s methods – ESPN

February 18, 2019

Alexis Sanchez has said he lost confidence under Jose Mourinho at Manchester United because of the former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager’s methods. Sanchez, signed by Mourinho from Arsenal in January 2018, is a doubt for Monday’s FA Cup fifth round clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge (live on ESPN+ at 2:30 p.m. ET) after…

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How a South Bend barber became the go-to guy for Notre Dame athletes – South Bend Tribune

How a South Bend barber became the go-to guy for Notre Dame athletes – South Bend Tribune

February 18, 2019

Tyler Newsome’s haircut went viral during the College Football Playoff semifinal on Dec. 29. As the Notre Dame punter walked on the sideline in the fourth quarter of the 30-3 Irish loss at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, ESPN cameras followed Newsome, helmet off and with a mullet that stole the spotlight. Pictures and videos…

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Adam Silver On Tampering: Nobody In NBA Wants To Live In Police State – RealGM.com

Adam Silver On Tampering: Nobody In NBA Wants To Live In Police State – RealGM.com

February 18, 2019

Adam Silver was asked during his All-Star Game media availability about the issues of tampering and trade requests. The question posed whether there are sufficient tools available to the NBA on the issue. Both topics have been a topic of conversation of late due to the trade request of Anthony Davis. “I try to look…

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J.B. Holmes rallies to win marathon at Riviera

J.B. Holmes rallies to win marathon at Riviera

February 18, 2019

J.B. Holmes rallied from a four-shot deficit in the final round and won a marathon finish Sunday in the Genesis Open for his first victory in three years and a trip back to the Masters.

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Isaiah Roby’s double-double helps Nebraska basketball defeat Northwestern, double win streak – Omaha World-Herald

Isaiah Roby’s double-double helps Nebraska basketball defeat Northwestern, double win streak – Omaha World-Herald

February 18, 2019

LINCOLN — Coach Tim Miles has long waited for Isaiah Roby to find his alter ego. Miles has waited — and waited — for Roby to show anger. Or decide to become more aggressive. Before the season, Miles hoped Roby could put aside his kind heart and become a little like Batman. Against Northwestern on…

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Hamlin wins second Daytona 500 in 4 years

Hamlin wins second Daytona 500 in 4 years

February 18, 2019

Denny Hamlin won his second Daytona 500 in four years on Sunday, taking the checkered flag for Joe Gibbs Racing a month after Joe Gibbs’ oldest son, J.D., died following a long battle with a degenerative neurological disease.

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Allen, Tarasenko propel Blues to ninth straight win – NHL

Allen, Tarasenko propel Blues to ninth straight win – NHL

February 18, 2019

Jake Allen made 32 saves while Vladimir Tarasenko scored to extend his point streak to 11 games, helping the Blues to their ninth straight win

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Mr. Opportunity: K.J. Lawson scores 15 points to help No. 14 Kansas trounce West Virginia – KUsports

Mr. Opportunity: K.J. Lawson scores 15 points to help No. 14 Kansas trounce West Virginia – KUsports

February 18, 2019

Kansas sophomore K.J. Lawson entered Saturday’s 78-53 victory by No. 14 Kansas over last-place West Virginia at Allen Fieldhouse averaging just 9 minutes per game and fighting to find opportunities to show what he could do. The Memphis transfer and older brother of KU’s leading scorer, Dedric Lawson, got 24 of them during Saturday’s victory…

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Adam Silver is sick of teams tanking, like the Knicks – New York Daily News

Adam Silver is sick of teams tanking, like the Knicks – New York Daily News

February 17, 2019

“I still think it’s a bit early and then we’ll see what happens to see if certain teams behavior is rewarded through the lottery,” Silver said. “Clearly, in many cases the odds are not in their favor. I recognize in terms of analytics it doesn’t mean the strategy is going to be eliminated completely. As…

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Justin Thomas, Adam Scott share 36-hole lead at Genesis Open – ESPN

Justin Thomas, Adam Scott share 36-hole lead at Genesis Open – ESPN

February 17, 2019

LOS ANGELES — Justin Thomas and Adam Scott each completed rounds of 6-under 65 on Saturday and shared the lead when the second round finally ended in the rain-delayed Genesis Open. Both played only six holes, finished when breakfast was still being served in the Riviera clubhouse and were likely to play only a few…

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