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Kevin Love led Cleveland with 27 points and 16 rebounds, and Kyrie Irving had 24 points and seven assists. With his team down a point, Cavs coach Tyronn Lue went with a fivesome that until Sunday had never played together in a regular-season game.
  • DeRozan pours in 33, Raptors sink Knicks

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    For one of the few times all season, the NBA's leading scorer, DeMar DeRozan , was outdueled by an opponent, as Walker's season-high 40 points almost allowed the Hornets to come away with a come-from-behind victory after Charlotte trailed by 14 points at the half.
  • Sam Darnold leads USC to 26-13 upset of No. 4 Washington

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    The Huskies (9-0 overall, 6-0 Pac-12) enter the weekend coming off a 66-27 victory at Cal. USC (6-3, 5-2 Pac-12) handled OR 45-20, holding the Ducks to 288 total yards, their lowest total since 2009. You couple that with the receivers, and it's like, 'Who's that? At the time, he was the Trojans' leading rusher with 476 yards through six games. The Trojans limited Washington, the Pac-12's top-ranked rushing offense, to just 17 yards on the ground and forced Browning into his worst performance ...
  • Allen, Jefferson help No. 1 Duke top Grand Canyon 96-61

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    Sophomore guard Kyra Lambert led Duke in the early going, pouring in seven of the squad's first 11 points. "We share the ball very well", Kennard said. "You can't simulate that in practice". Given the Blue Devils' health concerns, it should be an especially stiff test. Duke will head into tonight's opener without injured freshmen big men Harry Giles and Marques Bolden, who would both see major minutes when healthy.
  • Trump campaign removes 'Muslim ban' link from website

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    Trump said in December that Muslim immigrants pose the United States a security threat and called for "a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what the hell is going on".
  • States legalize recreational marijuana

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    California voters approved Proposition 64 which legalizes the use recreational marijuana for people 21-years and older. The secretary of state's office said Thursday that the largest bloc of uncounted votes that remained were from more than 4,000 overseas absentee voters.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo signs new £20m Nike 'contract for life' deal

    Cristiano Ronaldo signs new £20m Nike 'contract for life' deal

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    In August 2003, Sporting defeated United 3-1 at the opening of the Estádio José Alvalade in Lisbon. Ronaldo started his career at Sporting but Real need to beat them in two week's time if they are to progress to the last 16. The three-time Ballon d'Or victor put pen to paper on his new deal at Santiago Bernabeu on Monday, one that will take him past his 36th birthday, but he insisted it would not be his last at the club.
  • United players believe Jose wants Smalling & Shaw sold

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    There was also a superb strike from United's record signing Paul Pogba - his fourth goal since his summer switch from Juventus - as the Red Devils registered their first win in five Premier League outings and moved up to sixth in the table.
  • Barcelona's best 40 mins under me came at Manchester City - Luis Enrique

    Barcelona's best 40 mins under me came at Manchester City - Luis Enrique

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    Elsewhere, leaders Real Madrid host Leganes on Sunday after a chaotic 3-3 draw at Legia Warsaw on Wednesday, while third placed Atletico Madrid visit Real Sociedad on Saturday. Barca made Sevilla pay with another brilliant counter-attack to level two minutes before half-time as this time Messi curled Neymar's pass into the bottom corner.
  • Ronaldo signs long-term deal with Nike

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    Cristiano Ronaldo has said he can continue playing football for another 10 years after signing a new deal at Real Madrid. I still have 10 years, ' the Portugal worldwide boldly claimed. Real president Florentino Perez hailed Ronaldo as one of the all-time greats. "I know that tomorrow, the day after tomorrow, in a month's time I'll be the same Ronaldo as always, I'll be here defending the colors of this club".
  • Kane scores on injury return to clinch Spurs draw at Arsenal

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    But they remain the only unbeaten team in the Premier League with five wins and six draws from 11 games. That doesn't mean Wenger was satisfied with the result, because the Frenchman knows this was a game Arsenal really should have taken all three points from, particular considering that carrot of top place in the Premier League table was dangling invitingly.
  • Blue Jackets rout NHL-leading Canadiens 10-0

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    Cam Atkinson, Nick Foligno, Scott Hartnell and Josh Anderson each scored twice as host Columbus swamped Montreal 10-0 on Friday night, matching the biggest loss in Canadiens history and breaking the Blue Jackets' franchise record of eight goals.
  • EPL: Victor Anichebe fires Sunderland to first League victory

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    The Nigerian striker made his first start for the rock-bottom Premier League strugglers and scored their equaliser before earning the penalty for Jermain Defoe's victor in a 2-1 triumph. Anichebe levelled and then won the penalty from which Jermain Defoe netted the victor as Moyes, serving a touchline ban following a misconduct charge, watched on from the stands.
  • Kane penalty earns Tottenham 1-1 draw at Arsenal

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    Wimmer may have inadvertently sent a perfectly-placed header past his own goalkeeper to put Arsenal ahead but opinion was split on whether the goal should have stood, given Arsenal had at least two players stood in offside positions when Mesut Ozil swung in his free-kick.
  • Cutler, Howard lead Bears to 20-10 win over Vikings

    Cutler, Howard lead Bears to 20-10 win over Vikings

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    Although we may not have gotten all the answers, we did receive some clarity about Bears offense as far as fantasy football goes. The Vikings brought to Soldier Field a defense, allowing 14 points per game. He was 23 of 37 for 228 yards. Like Howard, he had four catches for the Bears. "So I really don't feel like I deserve all this praise by myself". Now, look at the rest of last night's game: The offense was moving the ball, as it's been even with it's back up QB (TDs were lacking), the ...
  • Olesen holds on to win the Turkish Airlines Open

    Olesen holds on to win the Turkish Airlines Open

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    It's been a bad spell for me. "I already do my best, and just like I said yesterday, only top five is really, really good for me". He is chasing down Henrik Stenson who decided not to play this event. And when Horsey three-putted the 16th after leaving himself with a severely-breaking birdie putt, Olesen could afford to drop a shot at the same hole on his way to a hard-fought fourth European Tour title.
  • Hamilton on pole but Rosberg alongside in Mexico

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    As they crossed the finish line, Vettel pulled alongside Verstappen and wagged his finger at him. A turgid race suddenly sprang into life in the closing stages when Verstappen refused to concede third position to Sebastian Vettel after he ran off the road at turn one.
  • Murray stays on course for top spot with straight sets

    Murray stays on course for top spot with straight sets

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    Peter Bodo has been covering tennis for over 35 years, mostly recently for ESPN. Murray was aware he was two victories away from the milestone going into the quarter-final on Friday night, after watching Djokovic succumb to Marin Cilic 6-4, 7-6.