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Sports Japan kayaker banned for 8 years for spiking drink of rival
Author: 0 Japan kayaker banned for 8 years for spiking drink of rival

The Japan Anti-Doping Agency slapped sprint canoeist Yasuhiro Suzuki, 32, with the eight-year ban, the Japan Canoe Federation announced Tuesday, slamming his offence as "extremely evil". Komatsu won the race after being spiked with the banned substance, but was later disqualified after he failed a drugs test. Suzuki told the federation that he thought he couldn't win at the national championships, according to Japanese public broadcasting organization NHK .

Sports Alabama Running Back Bo Scarbrough Yells 'F*** Trump!' Before NCAA Championship Game
Author: 0 Alabama Running Back Bo Scarbrough Yells 'F*** Trump!' Before NCAA Championship Game

The clip of Scarborough yelling before taking the field in Atlanta for the final game of the college football season went viral. For those unaware, President Donald Trump chose to attend the 2018 College Football National Championship. "I'm just trying to celebrate the win", Scarbrough said, via AL.com. The color of the clothing was meant to deride Trump supporters who label their opponents "snowflake", because they can't seem to tolerate criticism.

Sports Panthers fire offensive coordinator Mike Shula, QB coach Ken Dorsey
Author: 0 Panthers fire offensive coordinator Mike Shula, QB coach Ken Dorsey

The Panthers reached the playoffs with an 11-5 record this season but the offense struggled to find consistency all season. He has an evolving offense, infusion of speed. Dorsey has been the Panthers' quarterbacks coach since 2013. A spokesperson with the team said the biggest reason why Shula was let go was because the team "needed to make a change".

Sports Did Donald Trump Forget the Words to the National Anthem?
Author: 0 Did Donald Trump Forget the Words to the National Anthem?

Trump , who was speaking before a crowd of almost 5,000 American Farm Bureau Federation members, Tennessee Republican lawmakers, and other supporters, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention, took the time to make a quick statement in support of patriotism and against protests during the national anthem before signing the executive order for expanding broadband internet to rural areas with low connectivity.

Sports Patriots to Host Titans in Divisional Round of Playoffs
Author: 0 Patriots to Host Titans in Divisional Round of Playoffs

Now they will visit New England (13-3) on Saturday night for Tennessee's first divisional playoff game since January 2009 and their first divisional road game since losing to the Patriots 17-14 in January 2004. That game also will be on CBS. Only Detroit's rally from 20 points down in 1957 to beat the 49ers in the divisional round was bigger than Tennessee's comeback.

Sports LeBron James swats, stares down Tyus Jones, gets dunked on minutes later
Author: 0 LeBron James swats, stares down Tyus Jones, gets dunked on minutes later

The year anniversary of the Cavaliers' trade for Kyle Korver is cause for both looking back and contemplation of what move or moves the team will make this season to upgrade its roster, if any.As part of the trade that brought Korver to Cleveland and sent Mike Dunleavy, Mo Williams, and the Cavs' 2019 first round pick to the Atlanta Hawks last January 7, the Cavs created a $4.8 million trade exception that's good through today.The way a trade exception works is, essentially, the Cavs could ...

Sports Watch Kendrick Lamar's Stunning CFP National Championship Halftime Performance
Author: 0 Watch Kendrick Lamar's Stunning CFP National Championship Halftime Performance

Lamar didn't explicitly call out the president either, but did perform the DAMN . track "Humble", which included a shout out to Trump's least favorite guy on the planet, former President Barack Obama. Last night, Top Dawg Entertainment's Kendrick Lamar performed during the game's halftime show. Lamar has been an outspoken supporter of former San Francisco 49ers player Colin Kaepernick, who rose to national prominence after taking a knee during the National Anthem to protest systemic ...

Sports Ring Introduces A Bunch Of New Home Security Devices - CES 2018
Author: 0 Ring Introduces A Bunch Of New Home Security Devices - CES 2018

With the energy-efficient LED lighting technology from Mr. Beams , Ring plans to release new standalone outdoor security lights called Ring Beams. The company has chose to unveil Stick Up Cams , Ring Beams, and the Ring Alarm, though, in addition to that, Ring also announced its so-called "Ring Protect Plan".

Sports India Not Eyeing Anyone's Territory: PM
Author: 0 India Not Eyeing Anyone's Territory: PM

The participants at the event include legislators and political leaders of Indian origin from all over the world. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), in the wake to commemorate the resilience of the conference, has also well thought-out an open competition to design a logo that would best show the spirit of the First PIO Parliamentarian Conference.

Sports NRL star Kato Ottio dead at 23
Author: 0 NRL star Kato Ottio dead at 23

Ottio, a Papua New Guinea global who was part of the team that lost to England in the World Cup quarter-final, left the Raiders in December to join English Super League club, Widnes Vikings. Raiders coach Ricky Stuart and players Blake Austin and Elliott Whitehead also expressed their condolences. "RIP mate, gone way to soon". Ottio, 1.94m and 102kg, was a PNG volleyball representative and a gold medal victor at the 2013 Pacific Mini Games before taking up rugby league in 2014.

Sports Steve Kerr questions media coverage of LaVar Ball
Author: 0 Steve Kerr questions media coverage of LaVar Ball

The story drew criticism from some, including Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle , who called it a "disgrace." . " Luke Walton is a terrific young coach who's bringing along a young team..." I was thinking about ESPN and they laid off, I don't know 100 people?.

Author: 0 Trump demands respect for the national anthem-then forgets the lyrics

The broadcast, syndicated on the Crimson Tide Sports Network, consists of play-by-play announcer Eli Gold and color commentator Phil Savage . Bo Scarborough, a key player for Alabama , was filmed making his feelings about the president clear before the game kicked off.

Sports Sergio Aguero helps Manchester City register come-from-behind 4-1 win
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero helps Manchester City register come-from-behind 4-1 win

Gundogan said: 'It was a free-kick and the referee didn't tell me to wait. I had some eye contact with Sergio . I was waiting for the run and Sergio was just at the right time in the right spot. Their response in the second half after falling behind to Ashley Barnes' thunderous 25th-minute strike was emphatic. We need his goals. "I have a lot of respect for what Dyche does and the way they play, of course it's completely different to the way we want to play, but they do it perfectly, ...

Sports Mourinho vs Conte: Little men making a big noise
Author: 0 Mourinho vs Conte: Little men making a big noise

Mourinho in turn took exception to that and said after United's FA Cup win on Friday night: "What has never happened to me and will never happen is to be suspended for match-fixing". According to Four Four Two , John said: "There was a couple of times I was injured, not available for a couple of games coming up". Mourinho believes his remarks on touchline etiquette were taken out of context.

Sports England blow as skipper hospitalised
Author: 0 England blow as skipper hospitalised

The skipper, who has reached his fifth half-century of the series but has yet to reach a century, is seen as England's last major hope of staving off a 4-0 series rout. "Joe Root is now in hospital with severe dehydration", an England team spokesman said less than 90 minutes before the scheduled start of play. The 1,003.2 overs spent in the field was England's most against any opponent for 23 years.

Sports Fleetwood keeper's pizza prize for Cup clean sheet
Author: 0 Fleetwood keeper's pizza prize for Cup clean sheet

That's exactly what goalkeeper Chris Neal won by helping Fleetwood Town shut out Leciester City in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday at Highbury Stadium. Portugal worldwide Adrien Silva could start his first game for the Foxes , while fellow midfielder Matty James may also feature. Elsewhere, Middlesbrough beat northeast rival Sunderland 2-0 at home.

Sports Former Australian Open champion Azarenka withdraws from tournament
Author: 0 Former Australian Open champion Azarenka withdraws from tournament

Williams was pregnant when she won at Melbourne Park previous year, her Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam singles title. It is less than four months since Williams gave birth. Williams past year beat older sister Venus in the final. Before that her last match was nearly a year ago in last year's Australian Open final. "I appreciate the support and understanding of my fans and everyone at the Australian Open ".