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The worst of Mariano Rivera revealed his absolute greatness – New York Post

The worst of Mariano Rivera revealed his absolute greatness – New York Post

What if Buck Showalter had known? That is how I began my book, “Birth of a Dynasty,” published more than a decade ago. I wondered what would have happened had the then-Yankees manager fully appreciated who was sitting in his bullpen during Game 5 of the 1995 AL Division Series against the Mariners. Showalter trusted […]

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo fined over $20 million for tax fraud – CNBC

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo fined over $20 million for tax fraud – CNBC

Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo was fined €18.8 million ($21.6 million) for tax fraud on Tuesday, Reuters reports. Specifically, prosecutors said, he dodged taxes in Spain between 2010 and 2014, when he was playing for Real Madrid. By agreeing to settle the case, he will avoid a potential 23-month prison sentence. “Under Spanish law, a […]

Should the Yankees look at Dallas Keuchel after trading Sonny Gray? – Pinstripe Alley

Should the Yankees look at Dallas Keuchel after trading Sonny Gray? – Pinstripe Alley

The Yankees set a number of priorities at the start of the offseason. Improving the starting rotation and trading the under-performing Sonny Gray were at the top of the list. General Manager Brian Cashman deftly executed a trade with the Seattle Mariners to acquire left-handed standout James Paxton. He also re-signed veterans CC Sabathia and […]

Kansas City Chiefs fire Bob Sutton as defensive coordinator – ESPN

Kansas City Chiefs fire Bob Sutton as defensive coordinator – ESPN

The Kansas City Chiefs fired defensive coordinator Bob Sutton on Tuesday, two days after his defense was unable to come up with a pivotal stop against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game. One name to watch for the now-vacant position is former New York Jets and Buffalo Bills head […]

Bob Sutton Relieved of Defensive Coordinator Duties – chiefs.com

Bob Sutton Relieved of Defensive Coordinator Duties – chiefs.com

Bob Sutton Relieved of Defensive Coordinator Duties  chiefs.com STATEMENT FROM CHIEFS HEAD COACH ANDY REID. “Bob is a good football coach and a great person. He played an integral role in the success of our … View full coverage on Google News Source link

Farmers Insurance Open preview – PGA TOUR

Farmers Insurance Open preview – PGA TOUR

The PGA TOUR heads to Torrey Pines for the 2019 Farmers Insurance Open, where Tiger Woods makes his 2019 debut among a star-studded field that includes Jason Day, Rickie Fowler, and Rory McIlroy. SUBSCRIBE to PGA TOUR now: http://pgat.us/vBxcZSh The Farmers Insurance Open returns to Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California. The 2018 […]

Bodner: After testy Rockets win, MVP candidate Joel Embiid… – The Athletic

Bodner: After testy Rockets win, MVP candidate Joel Embiid… – The Athletic

This heavily discussed 12-game stretch for the Philadelphia 76ers — which started with last Thursday’s 120-96 win over the Indiana Pacers and concludes Feb. 12 against the Celtics — has brought much anticipation, and the chance to answer many questions surrounding the team. How good are they? How does Jimmy Butler fit alongside Ben Simmons […]

Dallas Mavericks ban fan who heckled Patrick Beverley of LA Clippers – ESPN

Dallas Mavericks ban fan who heckled Patrick Beverley of LA Clippers – ESPN

DALLAS — When the LA Clippers visit the American Airlines Center on Tuesday night, Patrick Beverley won’t encounter the Dallas Mavericks fan whose heckling played a prominent role in the fiery guard’s ejection earlier this season. Sources told ESPN that Don Knobler, a fan known for his flamboyant wardrobe who has long sat courtside at […]

Danielle Collins, The Underdoggiest Of Underdogs, Has Never Been Here Before – Deadspin

Danielle Collins, The Underdoggiest Of Underdogs, Has Never Been Here Before – Deadspin

Photo: Darrian Traynor (Getty) This time last year, Danielle Collins was playing in Newport Beach, California. She was ranked No. 162 in the world and at a Challenger event, one tier of tennis competition below the WTA tour. Before arriving in Melbourne this year, Collins had not won a single match in the main draw […]

Gray on signing contract extension with Reds: 'It just feels right' – Cincinnati.com

Gray on signing contract extension with Reds: 'It just feels right' – Cincinnati.com

Aug 1, 2018; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees starting pitcher Sonny Gray (55) smiles as he leaves the game in the third inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports (Photo: Noah K. Murray, Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports) When Sonny Gray flew to Goodyear, Arizona, on Sunday […]