• NBA great Stephen Curry gifts UFC Hall of Famer Khabib Nurmagomedov signed game jersey in Toronto
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    NBA great Stephen Curry gifts UFC Hall of Famer Khabib Nurmagomedov signed game jersey in Toronto

    Greatness recognizes greatness. While in Canada for appearances, UFC Hall of Famer Khabib Nurmagomedov took some time out of his schedule to take in an NBA game between the Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors, and also meet one of the best shooters of all-time, Stephen Curry. “It’s different expereince to watch live one of the best NBA player in the world,” Nurmagomedov tweeted along with a picture of Curry on the court mid-game. On the second night of back-to-back games on a road trip which included Curry’s first game in Canada since 2019, the Warriors picked up their eighth straight away victory. In typical Curry fashion, he made…

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  • Super Takeover: Teofimo Lopez Defeats Jamaine Ortiz By Decision
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    Super Takeover: Teofimo Lopez Defeats Jamaine Ortiz By Decision

    Super Takeover: Teofimo Lopez Defeats Jamaine Ortiz By Decision Keyshawn Davis Stops Jose Pedraza in Co-Feature (Courtesy: Mikey Williams/Top Rank) LAS VEGAS (Feb. 8, 2024) — Teofimo Lopez (20-1, 13 KOs) defended his WBO and Ring Magazine junior welterweight world titles with a unanimous decision win over Jamaine Ortiz (17-2-1, 8 KOs) Thursday evening at Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Lopez was the aggressor, while Ortiz employed a cautious strategy that resulted in exchanges that were few and far between. Ortiz, who normally fights from an orthodox stance, boxed from the outside as a southpaw, using footwork and jabs to set up quick…

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  • Edinburgh Leisure addresses misleading media reports around closures
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    Edinburgh Leisure addresses misleading media reports around closures

    By Kath Hudson    16 Jan 2024 Edinburgh Leisure says it is not planning to close venues, in response to media reports CEO, June Peebles, is committed to maintaining provision, despite financial challenges The public sector operator is currently forecasting a budget deficit of £3.6m for 2024/25 Talks are underway with City of Edinburgh Council around budgets Edinburgh Leisure is not considering facility closures, despite a number of stories circulating in local media alleging venues could be closed to balance the books. June Peebles, CEO of Edinburgh Leisure, told HCM that details included in an internal report were leaked to local media last week and then taken out of context.…

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  • 8 Reactions to the Vikings’ Season-Ending Loss at Detroit
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    8 Reactions to the Vikings’ Season-Ending Loss at Detroit

    Jan 7, 2024; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Minnesota Vikings head coach Kevin O’Connell on the sidelines against the Detroit Lions in the second quarter at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Lon Horwedel-USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Vikings’ 2023 season has officially come to an end. At 7-9, the Vikings needed plenty of help across the NFC in order to make the playoffs, but first and foremost, they had to defeat the Detroit Lions in order for the playoffs to be a possibility. They were unable to get that done, losing by a score of 30-20 in the final weekend of the regular season. As Minnesota finishes the year with a 7-10 record,…

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  • LeBron James is benefitting from a desensitized media
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    LeBron James is benefitting from a desensitized media

    At the end of a journalist’s shift, we just want transparency. That’s it. We want to ask questions, and get real answers. For example, when associates of LeBron James pop up in federal investigations involving steroids or sports betting, we have questions. And to be fair, LeBron answered the questions directed his way about federal agents chatting with business partner Maverick Carter over his use of an illegal bookie in Washington D.C. to place multiple wagers ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 in 2021. “Maverick’s his own man and at the end of the day, gambling is legal,” James said Thursday. “I mean, you can go on your phone right now…

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  • Top 17 Best Cities To Visit in Asia in 2024
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    Top 17 Best Cities To Visit in Asia in 2024

    Life can not be complete without a trip through Asia. This vastly immense and diverse continent has over 30% of Earth’s total land area and nearly 60% of the global population. We have create the ultimate Asia’s bucket list with the best places to visit in Asia. As Ray Bradbury said “Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” Feel free to comment below any other Asian destinations that are on your 2024 bucket list! The Ultimate Southeast Asia Bucket List: 1. Cappadocia, Turkey (✔) Things to do in Cappadocia:…

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