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Elderly twins die after being in the cold overnight Elderly twins die after being in the cold overnight
- March 07, 2017

It's highly improbable to find out which one of them fell first or if one of the women fell while trying to help the other one. Police said they don't believe any foul play was involved. Police say they believe Williams fell as she walked to her vehicle Friday evening, and Haley fell as she tried to get inside to call for help. Police believe Williams and Haley returned home around 8.30pm on Friday evening. (more...)
Cooks Trade Rumors Pick-up Cooks Trade Rumors Pick-up
- March 06, 2017

The proposed package included the Saints sending back a draft pick. After he wasn't targeted with a pass in a November win over the Los Angeles Rams, New Orleans Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks expressed his frustration. Cooks is due to make only $1.6 million in 2017, and there's a fifth-year option for 2018 that would run at least $8 million. A Cooks trade could make sense because the Saints have a glaring need to improve their defense and a proven history of continuing to thrive on ... (more...)
Koeman: We need time to reach Tottenham's level Koeman: We need time to reach Tottenham's level
- March 06, 2017

Kane had already sent Tottenham into a two-goal lead, including an audacious, dipping strike from 30 yards (meters), when Lukaku finally managed to score in the 80th minute. "It was emotional until the last second", he said. We make history with this group, they are good players and it is only the start of good things in the future. (more...)
`Injured` Ronaldo ruled out of Madrid's clash against Eibar `Injured` Ronaldo ruled out of Madrid's clash against Eibar
- March 05, 2017

The 4-1 victory has pushed Real Madrid back on top of the league table, 2 points above their arch rivals Barcelona. In a list of players for the game published on the club website, Ronaldo was an absentee as was Welsh star Gareth Bale who has been banned for two matches following his red card against Las Palmas this week. (more...)
No Surgery For David Price Elbow Injury, Lefty Ace To Rest No Surgery For David Price Elbow Injury, Lefty Ace To Rest
- March 04, 2017

Neal ElAttrache, the Red Sox will go forth with the plan to shut down Price for 7-10 days, receiving treatment and medication. The soreness didn't crop up until the following morning, Farrell said . Price has been a workhorse since 2010 with the Rays. Breaking: No surgery for #RedSox LHP David Price . Well the Red Sox just heard those words you never want to hear regarding a starting pitcher... (more...)
Islamabad keep Karachi Kings to 126/10
- March 03, 2017

Karachi Kings spinner Imad Wasim has said that they have probably peaked at the right time and added that the two wins against Lahore Qalandars, which helped them stay in the competition and the big victory against Islamabad United in the play-off, has done wonders to their team spirit. (more...)
That Time Khabib Nurmagomedov Wrestled a Bear
- March 03, 2017

While there's so much buzz surrounding a potential boxing match between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather, the Irish fighter's head coach, John Kavanagh, has two names in mind for his fighter when he returns . The Khabib vs Ferguson UFC 209 lightweight match will only be for the interim UFC belt. Asked to clarify his "fake fight" comments, Nurmagomedov (24-0) added: "I no understand this fight". (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic Comments on Manchester United Future After EFL Cup Win Zlatan Ibrahimovic Comments on Manchester United Future After EFL Cup Win
- March 02, 2017

The kids are satisfied with what I'm doing. The 35-year-old has enjoyed a glittering career for the likes of Inter, AC Milan, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain and is adamant he will not tarnish his achievements by playing on beyond his best. (more...)
Joakim Noah Ruled Out For The Season
- February 28, 2017

He hasn't played since February 4. The team hasn't revealed any information pertaining to Noah's knee. When he has played, Noah has been a shell of the player he was in that magical 2013-14 season, when he finished fourth in MVP voting. Noah, who is in the first year of his mega $72-million contract, had an underwhelming first campaign with the Knicks. The Vertical first reported that Noah would undergo surgery. (more...)
Kings obtain Ben Bishop; Budaj goes to Tampa Bay in deal
- February 28, 2017

Was Bishop's time up in Tampa Bay after this season anyways These are just a few of the questions that surround this intriguing move. Tampa Bay will retain 20% of Bishop's salary/cap hit. Bishop compiled a 54-34-7 record at ME with a 2.29 goals-against average and a.912 save percentage in his three seasons. Budaj, 34, appeared in 53 games this season with the Kings , posting a 27-20-3 record with a 2.12 goals-against average (third in the NHL), a.917 save percentage and seven shutouts ... (more...)
Toro Rosso launches stunning new STR12
- February 28, 2017

This is a completely new approach that we need to look at more closely. "For all Formula One fans, 2017 should be a year of excitement and uncertainty, as the sport's technical regulations have undergone one of the biggest changes we have seen in a couple of decades", commented Franz Tost, Toro Rosso team principal. (more...)
Surgery will keep Raptors' Lowry out until at least playoffs Surgery will keep Raptors' Lowry out until at least playoffs
- February 28, 2017

Lowry is one of the better point guards in the National Basketball Association. The surgery is being done now with the intention to put Lowry in a position to get ready for the post-season. The Raptors have six-year veteran Cory Joseph in place to fill in for Lowry as a starter until his return. Defensively, the Raptors are a more locked-in team with the additions of Serge Ibaka and P.J. (more...)
Arum: Pacquiao-Khan rumors are total BS Arum: Pacquiao-Khan rumors are total BS
- February 24, 2017

Some reports on Tuesday morning would lead you to believe that Amir Khan is set to fight Manny Pacquiao in Britain this May. Duco Events, the organisers of the Horn-Pacquiao fight, have declined to comment. The Filipino recently asked his Twitter followers who he should fight in his next bout with 48% of them voting for a showdown with Khan. In his latest fight in May 2016, Khan was knocked out by Mexican slugger Canelo Alvarez after taking an overhand straight to the jaw in the sixth ... (more...)
Derrick Lewis continues vicious trolling of Travis Browne
- February 24, 2017

Listen to the relevant parts of the interview here. Rather than pounce on the opening, Browne stayed patient so he wouldn't walk into one of Lewis' powerful counter punches while trapping him against the cage. "Yeah, that was hurting pretty bad, but you know, my main concern was not taking a crap in the middle of the cage, so I just had to take a number two, that's all that was." While one might feel for Rousey at this moment, this could also see her going for a full war cry against Lewis, ... (more...)
Nets get scraps and first-rounder in Bogdanovic trade Nets get scraps and first-rounder in Bogdanovic trade
- February 24, 2017

He's averaging a career-best 14.2 points a night while shooting 35.7 percent from three, and he'll be getting an very bad lot of open looks now that he isn't a go-to guy. Among the 17 players who have attempted between 260 and 290 3-pointers this season, Bogdanovic is 11th in accuracy. Bojan will enter restricted free agency at the end of this season, his third in the National Basketball Association, but he will turn 28 before the end of this season and was more than likely not a part of their ... (more...)
Bayer 04 Leverkusen v Atletico Madrid Bayer 04 Leverkusen v Atletico Madrid
- February 23, 2017

Star striker Javier Hernandez scored a brace in both matches. According to The Daily Mail , the Spanish giants sent scouts to watch the German global in action against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday night. "We will watch him in training". Savic's own goal put Leverkusen back in the game but despite constant pressure they failed to carve out an equaliser before Torres finished them off. (more...)
Nightmare for Manchester United in FA Cup quarter-final draw
- February 23, 2017

In other draws, Middlesbrough who saw off a scare from Oxford United to win 3-2 will play the victor of the replay match between Huddlesfield Town and Manchester City; a game that ended goalless. The 54-year-old Portuguese, who won the FA Cup once in two spells with Chelsea in 2007, opted not to comment on the quarter-final draw. It was far from straightforward at a gloomy Ewood Park as Rovers attempted to join surprise packages Lincoln and Millwall in the quarter-final draw - a dream ... (more...)
Wisconsin 6 - MI 4
- February 20, 2017

He was held scoreless over the final 13 minutes, 25 seconds of the game after having a hand in 34 of Wisconsin's first 42 points with either his scoring or passing. Koenig has a left leg strain, according to the school. While Trimble was prolific, the most dominant performers in the half might have been the game officials, who called 23 fouls and sent the Badgers to the line for 21 free throws. (more...)
Antonio Conte happy to resolve Diego Costa contract situation in the summer
- February 20, 2017

The 19-year-old has reportedly demanded €60,000 a week in wages. "He was a good player". It is little wonder that when United played away to Chelsea in the midst of that spell they were unable to cope with Conte's all-action team and were beaten 4-0. (more...)
FA Cup: Manchester United's attitude got them through - Mourinho FA Cup: Manchester United's attitude got them through - Mourinho
- February 20, 2017

It will be another return to Stamford Bridge for former Blues boss Mourinho when United travel to London for the quarter-finals of the FA Cup . "Obviously we went to Anfield and got a draw and when we got them back to Ewood it was an incredible atmosphere", he said . (more...)