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Sports Dallas Cowboys: Twitter reactions to DeMarcus Ware's retirement announcement
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys: Twitter reactions to DeMarcus Ware's retirement announcement

Ware received well-wishes from both the Cowboys, Broncos and his agents at SportsTrust Advisors, among others on Twitter . Former Cowboys great DeMarcus Ware has called it a career. A nine-time Pro Bowler, Ware is eighth on the NFL's all-time sacks list with 138.5 and led the league in 2008 and 2010. In nine seasons with the Cowboys, Ware earned Pro Bowl honors every year from 2006 to 2012.

Sports Author who wrote heart-wrenching dating profile for her husband, dies
Author: 0 Author who wrote heart-wrenching dating profile for her husband, dies

Rosenthal wrote about her husband, Jason, with her characteristic charm and sincerity. "He is a captivating character", she said of her longtime husband. Her projects were rich in quirky charm. The themes were so catchy that my kids emailed her their idea for a pig who wanted a clean room and eventually lived "hap-pig-ly ever after".

Sports Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United
Author: 0 Marcus Rashford starts for Manchester United

Chelsea eventually capitalized on its man advantage, with N'Golo Kante scoring the game's only goal. "I don't see the necessity to rest players and also, because United will do the same against us". United players surrounded referee Michael Oliver to complain, but captain Chris Smalling had been warned seconds earlier about repeated fouls on Hazard after one by Phil Jones.

Author: 0 MI a No. 7 seed, will play Oklahoma State in NCAA tournament

But a 10-2 finish, including two wins each over regular-season champion Purdue and runner-up Wisconsin, put MI safely in the field. " Seth Davis said he's looking forward to seeing Kansas against Michigan State in the next round. After upsetting the Spartans in the first round in Dayton, the Patriots went on to also upend North Carolina, Wichita State and CT along the way to the Final Four.

Author: 0 Duke's No. 2 seeding won't be cakewalk - and could get interesting

The Blue Devils' last Final Four out of the East bracket ended with an 82-72 national championship win over Arizona in 2001 as the top seed. Duke will open the 2017 NCAA tournament as the #2 seed in the East regional . But this time around Duke seems like a weird and powerful melding of New School Kentucky (all those future National Basketball Association players, figuring it out on the fly) and Old School Duke (tricky tripster Grayson Allen stars in the standard Blue Devil Villain role).

Sports Chong Wei, Malaysians are proud of you, says Najib
Author: 0 Chong Wei, Malaysians are proud of you, says Najib

Shi, who shocked six-time champion Lin Dan in the semifinals on Saturday, looked nervous in front of the more experienced opponent and failed to play his best badminton, seeing Lee control proceedings from the very start of play. Also in action later tonight are mixed doubles pair Chan Peng Soon/Goh Liu Ying who will take on Yuta Watanabe/Arisa Higashino of Japan in the semi-finals.

Sports No. 15 Cincinnati eases past Tulsa in AAC quarterfinals
Author: 0 No. 15 Cincinnati eases past Tulsa in AAC quarterfinals

Fouls became the trend in the first half. A shot by Jarron Cumberland from behind the arc on the right wing gave Cincinnati an early 23-12 lead. Cincinnati made just 8 of 33 shots from the field in the first half, including only 1 of 12 from the 3-point line, as the Mustangs executed solid defensive rotations and forced hard shots.

Sports Midwest Region: Kansas grabs top seed; but path foward could be rugged
Author: 0 Midwest Region: Kansas grabs top seed; but path foward could be rugged

Despite an early exit from the Big 12 Conference tournament via an upset loss to TCU, the Jayhawks still boast a national player of the year candidate in Frank Mason III as well as one of the top freshmen in the country in Josh Jackson . North Carolina was the best team in the ACC during the regular season. Louisville is No. 2 seed in the Midwest and OR the No. 3 seed. After that, depending on the results, Kansas will match up against either Miami or Michigan State.

Sports Jim Boeheim vs. UNC Greensboro is the funniest NIT matchup ever
Author: 0 Jim Boeheim vs. UNC Greensboro is the funniest NIT matchup ever

The ACC did, garnering nine bids, including 11th-seeded Wake Forest, which earned one of the final four spots, along with Providence, USC and Kansas State. Losses to Connecticut, Georgetown and St. John's dragged the Orange down due to the opponents' weak seasons. Hollis said Boeheim's suspension was not discussed during the selection committee's deliberations past year.

Sports Guardiola: No decision on Hart's Manchester City future
Author: 0 Guardiola: No decision on Hart's Manchester City future

But City kept their seventh clean sheet in 10 games on Saturday when they reached the semifinal of the FA Cup with a 2-0 victory at Middlesbrough. With five minutes remaining in the first half, Yaya Toure nearly doubled City's lead but his header off Kevin De Bruyne's cross narrowly missed the target.

Sports SEC Tournament: Razorbacks basketball team defeats Ole Miss, 73-72
Author: 0 SEC Tournament: Razorbacks basketball team defeats Ole Miss, 73-72

Ole Miss came out pushing the pace, which wasn't surprising since it struggles in its half-court offense, but it caught the Hogs a little flat-footed early. The Hogs free throw shooting was a savior. Monmouth went 27-6 and was by far the best team in the MAAC, but a loss to Siena in the quarterfinals of the conference tournament knocked them out of NCAA contention.

Author: 0 Kyle Busch sucker-punched Joey Logano in a furious post-race brawl

It also appears that someone got a pretty good shot at Busch during the brawl, as Busch's forehead was noticeably bloody after the encounter. In 2016, Gluck wrote NASCAR amended its rules regarding fights between drivers and that "heat of the moment actions" may merit only a mandatory meeting with NASCAR officials or possible probation.

Sports Michael Carrick: 'Chelsea have respect of Manchester United'
Author: 0 Michael Carrick: 'Chelsea have respect of Manchester United'

They've played an astonishing 45 games already - most recently in Russian Federation on Thursday - have lifted the season's first silverware when beating Southampton in the EFL Cup Final and remain fighting on three fronts. "We have a trophy in our pocket which is always a good thing, a good feeling for everyone". Chelsea have been equally powerful, opening up a 10-point lead at the top of the Premier League and advancing to the last eight of the FA Cup as boss Antonio Conte chases ...

Sports England retain Six Nations crown and make it look very, very easy
Author: 0 England retain Six Nations crown and make it look very, very easy

But, just when it seemed Scotland were wobbling, they got themselves on the board shortly afterwards as Reid barged over from close range. The Scots have only achieved the feat ten times, the last occasion in 1990, and it's a sign of how far they've improved that they are now in contention for the mythical prize.

Sports Kansas claims 1-seed, heading to Tulsa for NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 Kansas claims 1-seed, heading to Tulsa for NCAA Tournament

The Wolverines won the Big Ten tournament after their plane to Washington aborted takeoff and skidded off a runway. The Horned Frogs are 9-6 (.600) all-time in the event and will host Fresno State on Wednesday in Fort Worth. On the other end of the Midwest Region is No. 2 seed Louisville (24-8), who will have to fend off No. 3 OR (29-5), No. 6 Creighton (25-9), No. 7 MI (24-11), No.

Sports Wisconsin Badgers react to NCAA Tournament selection show
Author: 0 Wisconsin Badgers react to NCAA Tournament selection show

Head coach Greg Gard said he plans on watching Virginia Tech tape on the flight home from Washington, D.C. "I was actually just watching [Wisconsin] play because they were in the Big Ten Championship against MI", senior forward Zach LeDay said.

Sports IN to play at Georgia Tech in NIT
Author: 0 IN to play at Georgia Tech in NIT

The tournament selection committee did not see things the same way. While Dan Muller's team has certainly looked the part of an NCAA tournament team when watching them play, the résumé did not back that up. As one of the first four teams left out of the NCAA, the Redbirds were given a No. 1 seed in the NIT and will face UC Irvine (21-14) at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Redbird Arena.

Sports Pacers host Heat in battle for playoff position
Author: 0 Pacers host Heat in battle for playoff position

Paul George scored 28 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 102-98 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday night. The Heat, however, have not won during the regular season in IN since February 14, 2012, losing their last 10 visits.