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Man City held at Burnley after late Gudmundsson equalizer Man City held at Burnley after late Gudmundsson equalizer
- February 08, 2018

We know how hard and demanding it is", Danilo is quoted by Sky Sports News as saying. "We knew we'd have to take our chances, I think we did extremely well in this game". Next day he is going to score. "We played good. I think to come here and play the way we played, maybe you don't realise, but the way we played was nearly ideal". (more...)
Everton star Rooney certain giants will get top four despite recent embarrassments Everton star Rooney certain giants will get top four despite recent embarrassments
- February 07, 2018

Pep Guardiola's City are firmly in control of the Premier League title race, holding a 13-point advantage over United despite drawing 1-1 at Burnley on Saturday. Guardiola is putting the foundations in place to try to emulate that Barcelona team, and they are well on their way to do that. Rooney also spoke about some of Ferguson's team-talks, a facet of his management Roy Keane complimented. (more...)
Ronald Koeman: Netherlands appoint ex-Everton and Southampton manager Ronald Koeman: Netherlands appoint ex-Everton and Southampton manager
- February 07, 2018

In a statement , the KNVB said Koeman had signed a contract "up to and including the 2022 World Cup ", and he was due to speak at a news conference later on Tuesday. The Dutchman has also worked at Vitesse, Ajax, Benfica, PSV, Valencia, AZ and Feyenoord and was previously assistant at Barcelona and the Netherlands. (more...)
Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes Big Bash Final preview and prediction Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes Big Bash Final preview and prediction
- February 06, 2018

Head is flying from Adelaide to Sydney this morning to rejoin the Australian Twenty20 squad for a game he won't play - the tri-series opener against New Zealand. "All I know is, no doubt the fans would want to see that, but from a player's point of view, for the health of the competition, a player's main priority has got to be that he wants to play for Australia No. (more...)
Redskins take into consideration tagging Cousins Redskins take into consideration tagging Cousins
- February 05, 2018

And it seemed the only avenue toward that goal was signing the free agent Cousins to, likely, the most pricey National Football League contract dolled out. Dorsey could still call the bluff and make the trade , hoping that one year with the Browns would be enough to persuade Cousins that the team is on the right track. (more...)
Sterling & City left stewing after throwing away two points at Burnley Sterling & City left stewing after throwing away two points at Burnley
- February 04, 2018

Despite its profligacy, City had looked on course for a battling win, until Johann Gudmundsson popped up in the 83rd minute to snatch a point. for the hosts. Man City boss Guardiola, expressed disappointment after the match, saying that even though his side's performance was outstanding, they missed a lot of chances at goal. (more...)
LAPD: Middle School Shooting Was Accidental LAPD: Middle School Shooting Was Accidental
- February 04, 2018

A total of 14 shootings have occurred on school campuses across the United States in 2018 as of Thursday, according to Everytown for Gun Safety, a non-profit organization committed to measuring US gun violence with comprehensive and up-to-date data. (more...)
Aubameyang Arsenal debut may be delayed by sickness Aubameyang Arsenal debut may be delayed by sickness
- February 02, 2018

Call it a massive goof-up in the part of the Arsenal media team or whatever but we cannot stress the fact enough that Wenger showed no real excitement over the signing of Aubameyang. The same can be said for Aubameyang and Lacazette. I'm convinced he will bring us that. "Linking up with Mkhitaryan, I think Arsenal have done well in attacking positions in this transfer window". (more...)
Browns' run at Alex Smith ends in predictable failure Browns' run at Alex Smith ends in predictable failure
- February 01, 2018

Smith is coming off the finest season of his six-year career in Kansas City with 4,042 yards passing, 26 touchdowns, only five interceptions and a 104.7 passer rating. With Smith playing for Washington in the NFC, the Chiefs won't even play against him in the regular season until 2021. The Browns have more salary cap room and cash to spend than any other National Football League team, which makes them an obvious potential destination for Cousins. (more...)
Leicester stars turn on Mahrez as £65m Man City move nears Leicester stars turn on Mahrez as £65m Man City move nears
- February 01, 2018

Apart from their valuations this window, Moura, 25, and Mahrez, 26, are very comparable. The report suggests that Guardiola feels that he may need to add more firepower to his squad, as he will be without the services of injured Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane for the next couple of weeks. (more...)
Pistons drop seventh straight, 121-108 to Thunder Pistons drop seventh straight, 121-108 to Thunder
- January 29, 2018

Roberson will undergo further testing once he returns to Oklahoma City . Anthony said the Thunder will sometimes rely on Roberson to guard some of the opponent's top offensive threats and that he's a "smart defender" whom they could rely on nightly defensively. (more...)
DeMarcus Cousins's Potentially Season-Ending Achilles Tear Shakes Pelicans to the Core DeMarcus Cousins's Potentially Season-Ending Achilles Tear Shakes Pelicans to the Core
- January 28, 2018

Cousins , 27, is a four-time All-Star and two-time All-NBA player who was drafted fifth overall by the Sacramento Kings in 2010. The ramifications of this injury could be massive: Gentry and GM Dell Demps entered the season with a playoff mandate and Cousins was seeking his first career trip to the playoffs prior to becoming an unrestricted free agent next year. (more...)
Caroline Wozniacki storms into first Australian Open closing Caroline Wozniacki storms into first Australian Open closing
- January 28, 2018

On a broiling day in Melbourne , the second-seeded Wozniacki outdueled Halep in a match that lasted almost three hours to become the first player from Denmark to win a Grand Slam singles event. 'I want to congratulate Caroline , you played wonderful. "I'm very excited for that". She said: "Obviously that's very special". Both Halep and Wozniacki had previously lost two Grand Slam finals — Halep twice at the French Open and Wozniacki twice at the U.S. (more...)
Hernandez rising on NFL Draft boards following Senior Bowl week Hernandez rising on NFL Draft boards following Senior Bowl week
- January 28, 2018

Or it could be a combination, to account for the near- and long-term future. Everyone is looking for one. "We're going to make the most of it", said Falk, who said he didn't take the ball under center much in high school. Obviously we've seen what everyone else has, the type of player that he is. He has definitely been on teams" radar., who says he first realized scouts were interested in him late in his junior season, was rated as the 10th-best prospect for the April draft by "s Daniel ... (more...)
Four Tottenham players out for Saturday's FA Cup match vs. Newport Four Tottenham players out for Saturday's FA Cup match vs. Newport
- January 27, 2018

As mentioned, Pochettino is clearly taking the FA Cup seriously this year and is willing to play first team stars against lower league opposition. Tottenham Hotspur will face-off against Newport County this evening. Newport will be facing Tottenham for the first time since consecutive FA Cup meetings in 1959 and 1960, with Spurs winning both games, scoring four in each. (more...)
Michigan State University students to hold march for Nassar survivors Michigan State University students to hold march for Nassar survivors
- January 27, 2018

The pressure on Michigan State was illustrated by the resignation of the school's president, Lou Anna Simon, just hours after the sentencing. Nassar, who was employed by Michigan State and served as the national medical coordinator for USA Gymnastics from 1996 to 2014, was sentenced to 40-175 years in prison after more than 150 women accused Nassar of sexually abusing them. (more...)
Jamal Murray will defend his Rising Stars MVP title Jamal Murray will defend his Rising Stars MVP title
- January 26, 2018

Hield makes his second-straight appearance after being selected as a rookie last season. The World roster includes the Philadelphia duo of center Joel Embiid , who was also voted a starter in the All-Star Game, and guard Ben Simmons . You may notice one name not mentioned. Though Fox is listed as day-to-day with an injury, he's averaged 10.4 points, a team-leading 4.3 assists in 26.5 minutes of action as a rookie. (more...)
Oladipo Named All-Star Reserve Oladipo Named All-Star Reserve
- January 25, 2018

The NBA has made changes to the format of the 2018 game. In case you're not privy, this years contest has a new format, with two captains in charge of selecting their own teams from the pool of players voted into the All-Star Game. Prior to the game, Hart and special guests will take the All-Star stage for an exciting opening and an entertaining introduction of the All-Star teams. (more...)
Australian Open: Novak Djokovic beats Gael Monfils to continue injury comeback Australian Open: Novak Djokovic beats Gael Monfils to continue injury comeback
- January 22, 2018

Djokovic echoed Monfils' concerns, describing his time on the court as "brutal" and called on organisers to take the players into account when planning the schedule. Federer has beaten Gasquet 16 of the 18 times they've played. In another eye-catching contest between former champions, Angelique Kerber continued her resurgence with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Maria Sharapova . (more...)
Rooney tempted me to move to Everton: Walcott Rooney tempted me to move to Everton: Walcott
- January 21, 2018

Everton will face West Brom in the Premier League on Saturday at Goodison Park. Having lost each of their last four games in all competitions, the pressure will be on Sam Allardyce , and his new signings to improve their poor form and deliver a return on the latest investment. (more...)