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Author: 0 Europa League coverage on 16 February 2017

The ball fell at the feet of Kane, but he clips his shot off the outside of the post. Harry Kane, Dele Alli , Toby Alderweireld and Hugo Lloris were among those regular players to start. They possess one of Europe's leading marksman in Edin Dzeko, who netted his 25th goal of the season last weekend. Two goals in 26 minutes from Frank Acheampong sent the Russian side into a spin after dominating possession.

Sports PSG's Emery knows how to cause us problems, says Barca coach
Author: 0 PSG's Emery knows how to cause us problems, says Barca coach

The current format of Europe's elite competition, coupled with the way the UEFA Champions League is drawn, sees many clubs paired together on a regular occasions during the knock out rounds. "You saw 14 warriors out there, people who wanted to help each other". It was Cavani's 34th goal in all competitions this season and capped a memorable 30th birthday for the forward.

Sports National Football League releases Scouting Combine invite list
Author: 0 National Football League releases Scouting Combine invite list

More than 300 draft hopefuls attend the combine each year. Temple's four players is a school record and the most of any school in the American Athletic Conference. Desmond King was once thought of as one of the top defensive backs in the country, after winning the Thorpe Award in 2015. Has experience as a returner which will add to his value.

Author: 0 Greg Maddux Hilariously Pranks Cubs 3B Kris Bryant

Bryant thought he was just there to shoot a Red Bull commercial and instead, Maddux - a legendary prankster - donned a fake goatee and dressed up as a sound guy. That is, if he didn't know all along.I have to say, Bryant isn't the world's best actor. The pitcher had to leave, so the sound guy offered to step in.

Sports Trump Signed Off On Jeffrey Loria As Ambassador To France
Author: 0 Trump Signed Off On Jeffrey Loria As Ambassador To France

Loria, a Jewish art dealer from NY, owned the Montreal Expos (now the Washington Nationals) in the early 2000s. Kushner's daughter-in-law is first daughter Ivanka Trump, while his son, Jared, is a senior adviser to the president. Loria's asking price was $1.6 billion. That team was in Oklahoma City. According to reports, the Marlins were focused on the potential deal with Joshua Kushner and Joseph Meyer (married to the Kushners' sister).

Sports Red Wings honor Mike Ilitch in first home game since his passing
Author: 0 Red Wings honor Mike Ilitch in first home game since his passing

He put in notice he would be leaving his job there. The appeal behind Ilitch's company was his intent on offering an affordable pizza that customers could take home to their families. It's not entirely certain how long the Ilitches paid Parks' rent. While Ilitch and his admirers like to evoke the image of the self-made man, his hand dipped repeatedly into the public treasury to receive tax breaks as well as outright gifts to aid his various ventures.

Author: 0 Five-star basketball recruit Trae Young commits to hometown Oklahoma

For much of Trae Young's recruitment, it was viewed as a two-horse race between the Kentucky Wildcats and Oklahoma Sooners . Young and his parents - Candice and former Texas Tech standout Rayford - visited KU on October 21-23. Young said staying home with his family was a factor in the decision. "Last year, the run they made and I like the way coach Kruger lets his players play", he said.

Author: 0 Ex-Eagles QB Vince Young Hires Agent, Hopes To Play More Football

Vince Young as the Tennessee Titans quarterback. The odds of a 34-year-old passer with a career rating of 74.4 getting a legitimate National Football League shot are long, but at the very least this news allows us to hop into the archives and pull out some footage of Young just being a beast at Texas.

Sports Europa League: Reunions abound as Man Utd tackles Saint-Etienne
Author: 0 Europa League: Reunions abound as Man Utd tackles Saint-Etienne

United's record signing Paul Pogba and his Saint-Etienne defender Florentin, will meet in a professional match for the first time . Mourinho said in November that giving the victor of the Europa League a Champions League place gave the competition a "different meaning", and he was unlikely to field a weakened side despite United's hectic fixture schedule.

Author: 0 Tom Brady wants to finish career with Patriots

While he's begun to earn the ire of the sporting community for essentially turning the current-day Pats into the late-'90s Yankees (and for the business with the ball deflating and the Trump chumminess and the wearing Ugg boots in public and whatnot), Brady's still an immensely popular athlete with an inspiring narrative behind his career.

Author: 0 DEVELOPING: Gottfried Out At NC State

He took the Wolfpack to the NCAA Tournament in his first four seasons with two Sweet 16 appearances before missing the Tournament previous year. Shortly after NC State confirmed that Gottfried would be out after the season, Miller was being interviewed on NBC Sports Radio and denied any contact from NC State.

Sports Thomas ties mark as Celtics get past 76ers
Author: 0 Thomas ties mark as Celtics get past 76ers

The fourth quarter has been good to Isaiah Thomas all season. Eight of the turnovers came on Marcus Smart's career-high eight steals. "It means I'm doing something well". Added Bradley: "I have to listen to [the medical staff], but I feel good right now". "I'm just frustrated with myself". "We've been inconsistent against some of the lower-tier teams, but I'm still optimistic, I'm still positive".

Sports Phillies own Chris Christie after Governor calls Phils fans
Author: 0 Phillies own Chris Christie after Governor calls Phils fans "bitter"

The judge set a March 10 date for Christie to answer the criminal summons, though it's unclear if he will have to appear in person. In January, Christie, who prefers NY teams and also the Dallas Cowboys, went off on Eagles fans, whom he called "generally angry, very bad people", during an interview on the "Boomer and Carton" show on New York's WFAN.

Sports LeBron scores 31, Irving 26 as Cavs beat Pacers 113-104
Author: 0 LeBron scores 31, Irving 26 as Cavs beat Pacers 113-104

Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love is having his best season with the Cavs, averaging 20 points and 11.1 rebounds per game on 42.9 percent shooting from the field and 38.4 percent shooting from 3-point range. Channing Frye will likely fill into Love's shoes while he is out. Kev is out for an extended period of time. J.R. has been out. "We've got guys that's ready".

Sports President Trump declines offer to fill out NCAA tournament brackets on ESPN
Author: 0 President Trump declines offer to fill out NCAA tournament brackets on ESPN

RPI just part of NCAA Tournament criteria, so why all the hate? After taking office in 2009, ESPN began airing an annual Sportscenter segment with President Obama titled "Barack-etology". Rolling Stone offers some theories about why Trump might not want to do it, specifically guessing that he was either too afraid to lose or that he's simply too busy "dealing with the mounting controversies plaguing his administration".

Author: 0 Headers linked to brain damage, study finds

Footballers who repeatedly head the ball can end up suffering from dementia, new findings have suggested, prompting calls for more research into a long-suspected issue in the sport. This is not the first time signs of CTE have been discovered in the brains of soccer players. It is thought that heading the ball could cause CTE and lead to dementia and Alzheimer's later in life.

Author: 0 Texas woman, 2 children pulled from rubble left by tornado

The National Weather Service in Houston has confirmed 6 tornadoes touched down in southeast Texas on February 14th. According to KHOU.com, no injuries have been reported . Before dawn on Tuesday, the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for parts of Wharton, Brazoria, Harris and Fort Bend counties. The threat of severe weather will increase Tuesday night into Wednesday morning from the mouth of the Mississippi River in Louisiana to the coastal Florida Panhandle, the Storm ...

Sports Karlie Kloss apologizes for geisha photo shoot in Vogue
Author: 0 Karlie Kloss apologizes for geisha photo shoot in Vogue

The photos include one of Kloss posing next to a sumo wrestler, another of her in front of a tea house wearing a kimono, among others. This isn't the first time that the fashion outlet has been criticized for featuring racial stereotypes and appropriating culture; in the past, they've caught heat for invoking orientalism at the 2015 China-themed Met Gala to French Vogue's use of blackface for a shoot.

Author: 0 LeBron James Throws Ridiculous No-Look Pass Through Andrew Wiggins' Legs

Now fans have to hope that he can come back healthy and do so seamlessly. At one point LeBron thought it would be fun to completely embarrass Andrew Wiggins by throwing this pass. LaVine was averaging a career-high 18.9 points. "Having that all-star year and this is where he wanted to get back to after coming from Minnesota a couple years ago".