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Manchester City F.C. Could Face Expulsion From the Premier League

The current Premier League champions, Manchester City, have been charged with breaking financial regulations for more than 10 years and it could see the club face expulsion from England’s top-flight league.Since 2008 -- the year the blue side of Manchester was taken over by its current owner of Sheikh Mansour -- City has been one of the most dominant sides in England, while the team has also picked up four Premier League titles over the last five years under its current manager, Pep Guardiola.The charges, which have been released by the Premier League this morning, have been outlined as "unprecedented" and they accuse the club of repeatedly failing to provide accurate financial information. In addition, the Cityzens have also been accused of not disclosing contractual payments and failing ...

Brooklyn Nets Trade Kyrie Irving to Dallas Mavericks

The Brooklyn Nets have reportedly traded Kyrie Irving to the Dallas Mavericks, according to NBA insider Shams Charania. In the deal, the Nets will receive Dorian Finney-Smith, Spencer Dinwiddie, a 2027 second-round pick, a 2029 first-round pick and a 2029 second-round pick.BREAKING: The Brooklyn Nets are trading Kyrie Irving to the Dallas Mavericks for Spencer Dinwiddie, Dorian Finney-Smith, a first-round and multiple second-round picks, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 5, 2023Irving, whose current deal with the Nets expires after this season, requested to be traded from the Brooklyn team on Friday, following failed attempts to reach an agreement on a contract extension. The Nets presently boast 32-20 overall and rank No. 4 in the Eastern Confer...

Someone Is Selling Sand From Tom Brady’s Retirement Announcement Spot for $99,900 USD

Shortly after legendary NFL quarterback, Tom Brady, announced that he is finally retiring for good, a keen fan took the opportunity to visit the exact sandy location where he made the announcement last week.An eager eBay seller bottled the sand from the "exact retirement spot" where Brady recorded his video announcement. The Florida beach sand has now made its way to eBay and is listed fro $99,900 USD as of writing. The listing reads, "Bid for 1 of 2 samples taken from Tom Brady's exact retirement spot on Feb. 1, 2023." The Miami Herald reports that Brady made his announcement from Surfside Beach in Miami, which is close to where he lived with his ex-wife Gisele Bündchen. The bidding war for the bottled sand began when the user initially listed it for $677 USD in honor of the number of tou...

Kyrie Irving Trade Request From Brooklyn Nets Spark Reunion Rumors With LeBron James

Earlier this week, Kyrie Irving informed the Brooklyn Nets that he wants to be traded by the upcoming February 9 deadline. In light of Irving's request to leave the franchise, NBA fans and insiders are speculating where he will go next. Currently, the Los Angeles Lakers have been holding onto their future draft picks. The Athletic noted that the Lakers decided not to use their remaining tradeable first-round picks when it was speculated that they wanted to be involved in the Indiana Pacers dealings with Myles Turner and Buddy Hield. It is likely that the franchise was holding out for ball-handling superstar, Irving, to become available by February 9. Just last month, Lakers GM Rob Pelinka said, "If there's an opportunity to get all the way to the end and win a championship, there's no reso...

Conor McGregor To Face off Against Michael Chandler at Next Season’s ‘The Ultimate Fighter’

Conor McGregor is making his return to the ring, one way or another. UFC president Dana White took to Twitter to make a special video announcement that McGregor and Michael Chandler will be facing off as coaches on next season's The Ultimate Fighter. White also added that at the end of the season, the two will go head to head in the Octagon. While there is no official date or location announced for the McGregor-Chandler fight, it is expected that it will take place at 170 lbs. In a conversation with ESPN's Brett Okamoto this weekend, Chandler revealed that the bout is likely to take place in September. He said, "That would make the most sense to me. Obviously, Conor is driven by pay-per-view buys. You want to keep that tension [from the reality show] as close to the fight as possible. You ...

Rui Hachimura’s No. 28 Lakers Jersey Pays Tribute to Kobe and Gigi Bryant

As the first trade ahead of the NBA trade deadline, the Los Angeles Lakers acquired Japanese star forward Rui Hachimura from the Washington Wizards. In a recent interview with ESPN commentator Stephen A. Smith, Lakers owner Jeannie Buss revealed the reasons for Hachimura choosing the number No. 28 for his Lakers jersey."I asked him, have you chosen a number yet? He said, 'Yeah, I'm wearing No. 28.' I said, 'Oh great!' and he said 'Because of No. 2 for Gianna [Gigi Bryant] and No. 8 for Kobe.' I was like, 'This kid is going to do good.' I like where his heart is at," said Buss.Back on the Wizards, Hachimura wore the number 8 jersey after Kobe Bryant, citing the Lakers great as the reason he began playing basketball. Both No. 8 and No. 24 were retired by the Los Angeles Lakers in 2017 in hon...

Tickets To See LeBron James Potentially Break All-time Scoring Record Are Going For as High as $92,000 USD

LeBron James is on the cusp of accomplishing greatness once again. Next Tuesday, James and the Los Angeles Lakers face-off against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Crypto.com Arena. With only 63 points away, fans are speculating that James will break the all-time scoring record that game. The current all-time NBA scoring record is held by legend, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.James currently holds a 33 points-per-game average over his last 14 games, therefore setting the OKC game up for a record-breaking moment. While this is a career-defining moment for James, many fans also understand the significance of James record in basketball history. With that in mind, tickets for the game are selling for high numbers, going as much as $92,000 USD per ticket. Bleacher Report reported the news, indicating that pe...

Sidney Thornton, two-time Super Bowl champion with Steelers, dead at 68 – Fox News

Sidney Thornton, two-time Super Bowl champion with Steelers, dead at 68  Fox NewsServices Marketplace - Listings, Bookings & Reviews

49ers Fred Warner’s wife says why she ‘probably will never’ go back to Eagles’ stadium after NFC Championship – Fox News

49ers Fred Warner's wife says why she 'probably will never' go back to Eagles' stadium after NFC Championship  Fox NewsServices Marketplace - Listings, Bookings & Reviews

LeBron James Reveals Future NBA Plans To Play “At Least a Few More Years”

LeBron James has squashed any rumors of retiring from the NBA soon at the post-New York Knicks interview.Known to be one of the greatest players to be in the league, James has proven time and time again that he wants his longevity to be a part of his legacy. At 38 years old, the player is on track to breaking Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's scoring record. James is set to hold the NBA's all-time scoring record in about three games. Abdul-Jabbar finished his career with 38,387 points. This year, James entered the season with 37,062 points and currently sits just 89 points away from the league record, as of writing. In regards to chasing the title, James said in a post-game interview, "It's not getting heavier. I'm going to do it. I mean, it's just a matter of time when I'm going to do it. It's not he...

Colin Kaepernick’s Game-Worn 2013 NFL Playoffs 49ers Jersey Set for Auction

A piece of NFL history has officially gone up for auction. An autographed game-worn Colin Kaepernick jersey from the 2013 NFC Division playoffs match between the San Francisco 49ers and Green Bay Packers.Heritage Auctions is selling the Kaepernick-worn 49ers jersey at a starting bid of $10,000 USD. According to reports, the jersey is expected to fetch up to $40,000 USD, if not more. Although his time in the NFL was short, his legacy remains. Kaepernick was a key player with the 49ers, bringing the team to a Super Bowl for the first time since the 1994 season. The game was a defining moment in his career, leading the team to a 45-31 win against the Packers. His personal stats alone are worth mentioning as he finished 17-of-31 for 263 yards, scored two touchdowns and made one interception, a...

Valtteri Bottas questions FIA ban on F1 political statements: Drivers ‘should say what they want’ – Sky Sports

Valtteri Bottas questions FIA ban on F1 political statements: Drivers 'should say what they want'  Sky SportsServices Marketplace - Listings, Bookings & Reviews