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With several contending teams adding more firepower or getting their starters back, we're just so hyped about this upcoming season, and we just can't wait until playoff basketball is finally back in town. As Celtics fans well know, Danny Ainge traded the No. 1 overall pick, which Philadelphia used to take Fultz, for the No. 3 overall pick, which Boston used to take Tatum, and what will most likely turn out to be a 2019 first-round pick from Sacramento.
  • Peyton Manning jokingly shames Drew Brees for breaking his passing record

    Peyton Manning jokingly shames Drew Brees for breaking his passing record

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    As the Superdome crowd gave Brees a standing ovation, he removed his helmet and hugged his wife Brittany and their four children. So, thank you very much. Brees now has 499. It was a good-natured video from Manning, and he wrapped it up with serious congratulations. "Thanks to you, that's over now", Manning continued as the laughter erupted in the stands.
  • Gabriel Jesus Not Happy With Pep Guardiola's Decision

    Gabriel Jesus Not Happy With Pep Guardiola's Decision

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    The scintillating football of the opening weeks of the season has been dulled a touch towards the end of that jam-packed schedule over the last few games, in particular in a flat 1-0 reverse away to Napoli in the Champions League midweek.
  • Bale, Kane make Ballon d’Or list

    Bale, Kane make Ballon d’Or list

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    Others are: Edinson Cavani from Uruguay, Paris St Germain; Thibaut Courtois from Belgium, Real Madrid; Cristiano Ronaldo from Portugal, Juventus; Kevin De Bruyne from Belgium, Manchester City . Liverpool's Alisson Becker, Roberto Firmino , Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah have been shortlisted for the 2018 Ballon d'Or . Remember the criteria for the Ballon d'Or are: the players' performances during the calendar year, their talent and fair play, and their achievements ...
  • Blues' Eden Hazard revelling in best form

    Blues' Eden Hazard revelling in best form

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    MF Mateo Kovacic, NR - Replaced Barkley for the final 10 minutes of the game and continued where his teammate had left off with a decent cameo of tackling and passing. Saints winger Redmond threatened to set up a nervy finish when he rattled the woodwork, while Blues striker Morata would have added a third but for a smart stop from McCarthy.
  • Panthers say Reid wont be distraction vs. Giants

    Panthers say Reid wont be distraction vs. Giants

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    Latimer has the longest passing play of the season for the G-Men when he hauled 37-yard yard pass against the Cowboys. Even Odell Beckham Jr . voiced his frustrations with the Giants offense following the game. Beckham and Manning undoubtedly weren't alone with their uneven performances - the Giants committed an unthinkable amount of unforced errors. "We've just got to do more to make this better", Reid said on Sunday after Carolina's 33-31 victory over the Giants.
  • Kevin De Bruyne could return for Manchester City vs Liverpool

    Kevin De Bruyne could return for Manchester City vs Liverpool

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    When he is on form and linking up the play, as he was doing for much of today's game, he makes City look nearly unplayable in the middle of the park, regardless of how tightly you press them. "We had a clear chance in the last action so we controlled quite well". "We hope that they come back healthy and play these easy competitions - the Premier League , the Champions League and all this".
  • Lacazette, Ramsey star as rampant Arsenal make it nine in a row

    Lacazette, Ramsey star as rampant Arsenal make it nine in a row

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    Lacazette was at the center of Arsenal's powerful show at Craven Cottage . After losing his first two matches - to champions Manchester City and Chelsea - the new boss has overseen a run of nine wins in a row in all competitions. Arsenal has now 18 points from 8 games while Chelsea still has the chance to reclaim the lost spot when they face Southampton. The Germany worldwide split the two Arsenal centre-backs and his deft lob from Vietto's slide-rule pass deservedly saw Fulham draw ...
  • Manchester City have improved too, Vincent Kompany warns Liverpool

    Manchester City have improved too, Vincent Kompany warns Liverpool

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    It was a marker that they were coming for Chelsea's title. Liverpool beat City 4-3 at Anfield in the league last season to end the visitors' unbeaten run in the top flight in 2017-18, which had stood at 22 matches. "It's very tough, probably the toughest away game of the season in the Premier League ", the Germany worldwide told ESPN FC . Kevin De Bruyne could return from injury at Anfield and Walker admits a few of the Manchester City players have struggled for fitness after the ...