Cassius Winston on Why He Choose Michigan State Over Harvard

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“Strange, you’re right. He got into Harvard. I mean, I don’t have a lot of guys that do that,” Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo responded when we asked him about his star point guard, Cassius Winston. The query was about how the floor general who wears #5 for the Spartans measures up in terms of book smarts and just overall intelligence, and what kind of intellectualism he has off the court.

It was a natural follow up to what Izzo had said earlier about the Detroit native, describing him thusly:

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Snooker Legend Ronnie O’Sullivan Wants Others to Embrace Lifestyle of Healthy Eating

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Ronnie O’Sullivan is to snooker what Michael Jordan is to basketball or Tom Brady to quarterbacking- the greatest of all time. Like Mozart could just look at a piano and intuitively have it all figured out, even as a child, O’Sullivan was a youth prodigy, some would call a “genius” in his field from early on in life.

The West Midlands, England native began playing snooker at age seven, and became the youngest ever winner of a ranking title, a record he still holds to this day. He’s also the youngest player ever to have won the Masters, capturing his first title in 1995, when he was still a teenager. Now aged 42, he’s won a record seven Masters titles, five World Championships, and his estimated career earnings of more than £10 million place number one on snooker’s all-time prize-money earners list.

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Roman Abramovich, Bob Kraft in Talks for Chelsea-Revolution Match Combating Antisemitism

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Say what you want about Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich and New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft, as they are two extremely rich, prodigiously powerful and extremely polarizing men, but they are on the right side of history with this initiative.

As part of Chelsea’s aggressive antisemitism initiative, the west London club is in talks with Major League Soccer club New England Revolution, another team owned by Robert Kraft, to stage a friendly where the proceeds raised will go towards fighting antisemitism.

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Open Your Online Casino for $20,000

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The development of the Internet has led to the situation that the World Wide Web has become a source where everyone can find information or means for communication. The Internet has become an excellent tool for organizing and promoting your own business.

By K.C. Weldon

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Chelsea FC Starting XI Prediction vs Burnley FC

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Chelsea remain undefeated on the season, and they’ll look to keep that status when they head to the Turf Moor on Sunday. The Blues come into this one third place in the table, just two points of the pace of league leaders Manchester City and Liverpool.

Burnley, who finished surprisingly high last term and almost procured a Europa League berth, have been somewhat disappointing this season, only acquiring eight points from their first nine matches. They currently reside in 13th place.

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Pennsylvania Legalizes Sports Betting; Poised to See Massive Growth

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This past May saw a seismic shifting event in the world of sports gambling when the United States Supreme Court declared the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA) unconstitutional.

Since this landmark ruling, seven states have made sports betting legal: Nevada, Delaware, New Jersey, Mississippi, West Virginia New Mexico and Pennsylvania (in that order). Rhode Island is next, as their launch of legalized sports wagering was delayed until November.

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Liverpool FC Run to UCL Final Earned them £72m, Third Highest in Europe

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Why is it important to finish in the top four of your domestic league and earn a UEFA Champions League slot? Well, we can give you tens of millions of reasons. Liverpool FC’s exciting and surprising run to the final game of last year’s tournament earned them £72 million, better than any club in England and third most of any team in the entire tournament.

UEFA released their earnings figures on Thursday, where it outlined the guaranteed amount of money awarded to each club given the stage of the competition they reached. The European governing body also disclosed the monetary compensation amounts that were awarded as performance bonuses during the group stage and various progressions of the knockout rounds.

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Could CBD Oil Become a Wonder Drug for Athletes?

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With all substances and products related to Cannabis, the cost-benefit analysis is complicated and Cannabidiol (commonly referred to as CBD oil) is no different. CBD oil is the non-psychoactive property found in cannabis plants, and the key ingredient for the medicinal properties of cannabis.

In nature, CBD can be found in flower or bud form, but the most practical and common use comes in tinctures and CBD oil capsules. CBD oil, which was just approved by the FDA in June, is being used by athletes as a way to relieve pain.
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Mega Millions Golden Ticket: Someone in South Carolina Won $1.537 Billion

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Willy Wonka has nothing on this golden ticket. Someone in South Carolina, who picked the numbers 5-28-62-65-70, with a Mega Ball #5, has just beaten the odds, and won $1.537 billion. Last night, a South Carolinian (or someone visiting the Palmetto state) beat the odds (one in 302,575,350) and won the second largest Mega Millions jackpot in U.S. lottery history.

The winner has not claimed the prize as of yet, and it could be weeks or months until he/she does. If they’re intelligent, they will do all they can to protect their anonymity.

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10 Best Ways to Gauge Effectiveness of E-mail Marketing Campaigns

E-mail marketing; it’s an easy but aggressive way to get your message out there. Tracking the efficiency of your results can be confusing. There are numerous metrics that you should be paying attention to, but which are the stats that truly matter?

Perhaps this infographic from Campaign Monitor can help, as it covers the most important statistics and categories when it comes to tracking the rate at which you are really reaching your intended targets (or not)

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Legal Sports Gaming Provides Boost to U.S. Casinos, Pro Sports Leagues

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Legal sports gaming in America is quickly becoming a game changer; on several fronts. It’s changing how Americans think and feel about gambling overall, and it’s attracting new audiences to the activity, both online and at brick-and-mortar sites.

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New Jersey Sports Betting Grows Nearly 100% in September; More States to Legalize?

Last Friday, the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released its September sports betting numbers, and the results were astounding. Sports bettors wagered a whopping $184 million, good for a 96 percent increase from August’s total of $95.6 million. Considering that sports gambling has only been legal in the state since June 14th, these numbers beat even the most optimistic of expectations.

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