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I feel like this whole week has been emotional in the sense of the outpouring of support from people who appreciated you and loved you". Romo will be introduced to the crowd before the Mavs game and honored with a short presentation. "I've been watching Tony for a long time and I enjoy turning on the film when we play a common opponent and watching what he does", Rodgers said, according to Todd Archer of ESPN .
  • Dan Rooney's funeral arrangements to include public viewing at Heinz Field

    Dan Rooney's funeral arrangements to include public viewing at Heinz Field

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    He said Dan Rooney and his father went to daily Mass which was part of "their upbringing in strong Irish Catholic families, and it's very much who they are and their identities". He oversaw the coaching change from Chuck Noll to Bill Cowher and was a key factor in the coaching hire of current Steelers' head coach Mike Tomlin.
  • Dortmund's Aubameyang's in trouble over mask stunt

    Dortmund's Aubameyang's in trouble over mask stunt

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    According to Bild (h/t Stephan Uersfeld of ESPN FC), the player is sponsored by Nike, and his celebration promoted the company's "The Masked Finisher" campaign. In a statement, Puma said: " We are surprised that a competitor puts a player in such a situation ". The decision so incensed Markus Weinzierl that the Schalke coach was sent to the stands as the draw left Dortmund fourth in the table with Schalke ninth.
  • Griezmann scores from spot as Atletico beat Leicester 1-0

    Griezmann scores from spot as Atletico beat Leicester 1-0

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    Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann. Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare was understandably aggrieved by that decision but the France forward's all-round inventiveness during the first half forced him further on to the defensive. "We know it will be a very hard return leg", he told a news conference. The penalty came as fans were still loudly celebrating the announcement that Bayern Munich had just opened the scoring against city rival Real Madrid in Germany.
  • Hazel Keech supports Yuvraj Singh from stands in Hyderabad

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    Later, RCb while chasing a target of 208 runs had a good solid start but lost their way in the middle and were bundled out for 172 runs in 19.4 overs to lose the match by 35 runs . He then scored his fastest IPL half-century off 23 balls. Yuvraj's innings had seven fours and three sixes while Henriques' innings had three fours and two sixes.
  • Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium

    Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium

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    Starlin Castro hit a two-run homer and Austin Romine had a solo homer for the Yankees, who are 4-0 at home for the first time since 2003. (AP Photo/John Bazemore). There were a lot firsts Friday night at SunTrust Park. Turner Field was home to the Braves for 20 years and was able seat about 50,000 fans. The San Diego Padres will look to keep things going after winning 4 of their last 6 games, including their series finale against the Rockies on Wednesday.
  • Ronaldo hits 100th European goal, making history

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    The former Real Madrid and Juventus player felt that his side should have scored more in a game that saw Carlo Ancelotti's men play with ten for around half an hour as Javi Martinez was sent-off for a second bookable offence. With chances few and far between, Griezmann made the difference as it was he who also won the penalty with a lung-busting run from deep before being brought down by Marc Albrighton midway through the first half.
  • Klopp feared for Dortmund friends after bus attack

    Klopp feared for Dortmund friends after bus attack

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    He claimed they were informed only by text message that they would have to play the game against Monaco. Spanish worldwide defender Marc Bartra underwent emergency surgery for a broken wrist and to remove glass that became planted in his arm after the blasts shattered windows on the team bus.
  • Hawks engineer historic comeback against Cavaliers

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    Up Next - The Cavaliers wrap up the road portion of the regular season on Monday night in Miami, taking on the Playoff-hungry Heat before returning home for Fan Appreciation Night on Wednesday at The Q when they welcome the Raptors to town for the final tuneup before the postseason.
  • Making the Case: Russell Westbrook for MVP

    Making the Case: Russell Westbrook for MVP

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    The only downside to getting No. 41 at home last night was that Westbrook will likely break Oscar Robertson's single season triple double record on the road. Russell Westbrook waves to the crowd after tying Oscar Robertson's 55-year-old record for triple-doubles in a season. With five games left, Westbrook needs only 16 assists to get there, which has Fox Sports proclaiming that "as long as the MVP frontrunner doesn't fall into a coma on the court", it's in the bag.
  • Pochettino expects Kane to end with 30 goals despite injuries

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    The Argentine's men have challenged for the title for a second consecutive season, with seven points separating them and leaders Chelsea as they enter the final seven matches. With 16 goals in the league this season, Alli is only three behind his Spurs team-mate Kane, who won the award last term. "Not only did he confirm that, he's improved in all aspects of his game".