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The U.S. already was without defender DeAndre Yedlin, midfielder Fabian Johnson and forward Bobby Wood. Midfielder Jermaine Jones returns after serving a one-game suspension Friday for yellow-card accumulation. "It would be hard to put him on a flight to Panama and then if he's not doing well send him back to Germany". Brooks has been dealing with a sinus infection and was subbed out of the match vs.
  • Goggled LeBron playing against Wizards despite eye injury

    Goggled LeBron playing against Wizards despite eye injury

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    And that crying emoji in the bottom corner? LeBron scored the final seven points of the game for Cleveland. When asked what his status would be for Saturday's game at the Q against the Wizards, James replied, "if coach decides to give me a game off, it's not because I'm resting".
  • Agudelo's two goals lead Revs past Minnesota 5-2 in home opener

    Agudelo's two goals lead Revs past Minnesota 5-2 in home opener

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    Ten minutes later the Loons attack started to show some life as Collen Warner snuck in a shot near the left post to even the match at 1-1. Agudelo, just inside the 6-yard box, headed home a flawless cross by Tierney in the fourth minute and, after Collen Warner tied it from well outside the area about 10 minutes later, Kei Kamara gave New England (1-2-0) the lead for good in the 21st.
  • Watch overjoyed Bill Murray celebrate as Xavier upsets Arizona

    Watch overjoyed Bill Murray celebrate as Xavier upsets Arizona

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    Murray's son Luke Murray is in his second year as an assistant coach for Xavier's basketball team. "It was really like a "Platoon" movie or "The Dirty Dozen " where a different guy comes in and saves everyone's bacon", Murray said about the 11th-seeded team's performance Thursday night.
  • Wall lifts Wizards over Cavaliers in National Basketball Association

    Wall lifts Wizards over Cavaliers in National Basketball Association

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    James needed seven assists to pass Maurice Cheeks (7,392) for 12th place in National Basketball Association history, which he reached with his first assist in the fourth quarter. NOTES: Cavs G Iman Shumpert missed the game with right knee soreness, which the team said developed following its afternoon walkthrough. The Wizards have a massive game in Cleveland on Saturday, so hopefully Wall will be back to 100 percent.
  • LeBron James suffers scratched cornea against Hornets

    LeBron James suffers scratched cornea against Hornets

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    The 27-year-old seems to be playing with a different energy and focus on both ends of the floor during the later half of this regular season and it showed in tonight's first quarter. "You have to have more urgency and that comes from all of us". "You're talking about a team that was a lot shakier defensively back then it is now, and it is still is shaky defensively", Dempsey said.
  • James shines as Cavs bounce back

    James shines as Cavs bounce back

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    However, the Wizards answered with five straight points, and the Nets would struggle offensively in the final four-and-a-half minutes of the first. A night after the bench carried the load against the Nets, this time the starters did the heavy lifting, as all five scored in double figures led by Wall with 37.
  • India vs Australia: Injured Virat Kohli misses final test against Australia

    India vs Australia: Injured Virat Kohli misses final test against Australia

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    VIRAT Kohli's tumultuous series appears nearly certain to end with him missing the deciding fourth Test in Dharamsala . The third Test in Ranchi ended in a draw after a five-day battle. After his press conference, Kohli went back to the nets but lasted just nine balls before he walked out shaking his head. "Virat was shattered", a team official said.
  • Gamecocks crunch Baylor, stand one step from Final Four

    Gamecocks crunch Baylor, stand one step from Final Four

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    SC has forced an average of 17 turnovers in its three Tournament wins, and managed 16 in its victory against Florida back in January. Will Baylor end South Carolina's run tonight in the Sweet 16 when the two programs clash at 7:29PM ET? After a 70-50 victory Friday against No.
  • The Lonzo Ball show is taking over the NCAA Tournament

    The Lonzo Ball show is taking over the NCAA Tournament

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    Having Ball as a solid point has allowed Bryce Alford to move nearly full time to the two guard spot and he has been one of the more consistent scorers over the last three seasons. "There has to be so much emotion to these next games", Kentucky coach John Calipari said. Meanwhile, the Bruins have seemingly improved what used to be seen as their Achillees' Heel - defense.
  • New Formula One owners target North American market

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    That could extend to replicating the Australian Grand Prix experience in other markets. Aussie Red Bull driver - and West Coast Eagles AFL fan - Daniel Ricciardo said he would urge his F1 friends and rivals to take in an AFL match while in Melbourne .