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JR Smith suspended for Cavaliers vs. 76ers

JR Smith suspended for Cavaliers vs. 76ers

The team has announced that Smith has been suspended for one game for 'detrimental conduct.' Head Coach Ty Lue gave few details during his pregame press conference. The 13-year National Basketball Association veteran had arguably the best game of his season right before the All-Star Break. Philadelphia point guard Demetrius Jackson has missed the last four games with a left abductor strain and is questionable for tonight.


Blatter appeals for World Cup without VAR

Blatter appeals for World Cup without VAR

The Swans reached the quarter-finals of the FA Cup for the first time in 54 years on Tuesday with a 2-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday . The Video Assistant Referee disallowed an early Tottenham goal before awarding them a disputed penalty, which was converted by Son, only for referee Paul Tierney to chalk off his effort and book the player for stopping during his run-up.


Zidane calls Real Madrid loss to Espanyol 'painful, difficult'

Zidane calls Real Madrid loss to Espanyol 'painful, difficult'

The struggling side from Santiago Bernabeu is now third in the La Liga table and the recent loss to Espanyol piled further misery on Zinedine Zidane's men on Tuesday. Although Karim Benzema was still introduced by Zidane in the second half in search of a victor but Madrid failed to capitalize the Frenchman's reinforcement.


Last year's US Open unlocked something in Anderson:Federer

Last year's US Open unlocked something in Anderson:Federer

Roger Federer has credited his rivalry with Rafael Nadal for making him as good a player as he could be. "I was well prepared to play and I had hopes of doing something important here". "We are a shadow over the game, the top guys, and clearly we don't allow them (the younger ones) to completely flourish but once we are gone I think it will still be very, very exciting".


Arsenal need to be more clinical to beat Man City, says Wenger

Arsenal need to be more clinical to beat Man City, says Wenger

Five Premier League games would take place on one weekend and the other five on the following weekend, ensuring at least a 13-day break for clubs . The lack of a midseason break has often been cited as a factor in England's poor performances at major tournaments, with the players suffering from fatigue as a result of the long, unbroken Premier League campaign.


Champions League group stage as it stands

Champions League group stage as it stands

Arsenal face City again in the Premier League on Thursday, with Wenger's men 10 points behind fourth-placed Tottenham and a further 17 back from Pep Guardiola's runaway leaders. The governing body have also introduced preliminary rounds to run before the first qualifying phase begin. The outrage is understandable and there are suggestions UEFA have abolished 7.45pm kick-offs for 5.55pm and 8pm simply to make more money.