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Cavaliers acquire Rodney Hood, George Hill in 3-team trade Cavaliers acquire Rodney Hood, George Hill in 3-team trade
- February 09, 2018

Thomas has undeniably struggled to recover from a hip injury while also figuring out how to play alongside LeBron James as a ball-dominant guard. Nance will also bring some energy in the frontcourt for a team that has been criticized for a lack of effort almost all season. (more...)
Salah: Why I Flopped At Mourinho's Chelsea Salah: Why I Flopped At Mourinho's Chelsea
- February 09, 2018

Egyptian superstar Mohamed Salah has been everyone's eye candy this year due to his spectacular performance for his club Liverpool . The 25-year-old, whose first goal against Tottenham last weekend set a new club record , is clearly feeling very much at home at Anfield. (more...)
Players must be responsible for Chelsea defeats - Cahill Players must be responsible for Chelsea defeats - Cahill
- February 09, 2018

Conte is under pressure after losing back-to-back Premier League matches against Bournemouth and Watford . Less than a year after being hailed as the mastermind of Chelsea's title triumph, Conte appears destined to become the latest high-profile boss to pay the price for failing to satisfy ruthless Blues owner Roman Abramovich . (more...)
Jonathan Joseph and Danny Care handed England starts for match against Wales Jonathan Joseph and Danny Care handed England starts for match against Wales
- February 09, 2018

The inexperienced Scarlets playmaker was instrumental as Wales crushed Scotland in Cardiff last weekend. With 65 caps to his name, Harlequins player Brown has been England's first choice at 15 since 2013 and has been named in Eddie Jones' side to face Wales on Saturday. (more...)
Five wagers of at least $1 million placed on Eagles against Patriots Five wagers of at least $1 million placed on Eagles against Patriots
- February 08, 2018

The amount spent by punters this year beat the previous record of $138.5m set at the 2017 Super Bowl between the Patriots and Atlanta Falcons by $20m. Rams and 49ers. Moreover, Eagles quarterback Nick Foles was a 50/1 shot to win Super Bowl MVP and did just that. The Dolphins have a tough schedule next season, having to face three of the four teams that advanced to this year's conference championship games: the Patriots, Jacksonville Jaguars and Vikings. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas believes Cavaliers 'go separate ways' when adversity hits in games Isaiah Thomas believes Cavaliers 'go separate ways' when adversity hits in games
- February 08, 2018

The team just needs to develop a different attitude, one that fouls the opposing team rather than allowing the opposition to start a dunk from the top of the key. But James' immediate future is clear. The Cavs were expected to acquire George Hill from the Sacramento Kings in a trade that never materialized . (more...)
South Africa vs India, 3rd ODI: Hosts elect to bowl, visitors unchanged
- February 08, 2018

Smriti first raised a 55-run opening stand with her opening partner Poonam Raut (19) to set the tone before joining forces with Mithali for a 99-run second wicket stand. India fielded an unchanged side again. Virat Kohli has now amassed 318 runs in three ODIs in the ongoing series with a staggering average of 318 as he is still to be floored in the ODI series. (more...)
Lakers Shifting Focus To 2019 Free-Agent Class Lakers Shifting Focus To 2019 Free-Agent Class
- February 08, 2018

The Los Angeles Lakers' grand 2018 free agency plans are becoming grand 2019 free agency plans, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Ramona Shelburne , as the team begins to view their rebuilding process through a longer lens. Paul George says he's leaning toward remaining with the Thunder and DeMarcus Cousins just suffered a serious leg injury. He's reportedly not going anywhere unless that team has another superstar riding shotgun, which the Lakers don't have, yet. (more...)
Poignant ceremonies mark 60th anniversary of Munich air crash Poignant ceremonies mark 60th anniversary of Munich air crash
- February 08, 2018

United were celebrating reaching the European Cup semifinals but their plane crashed on its third take-off attempt. There were also representatives from Sheffield Wednesday, United's first opponents after the incident, and Bishop Auckland, who loaned players to the club in the aftermath. (more...)
Penguins spoil Fleury's return by beating Golden Knights Penguins spoil Fleury's return by beating Golden Knights
- February 08, 2018

Fleury stopped 33 of the Penguins 38 shots. The Penguins wanted to honor their old friend - and they did - but they also wanted to win. Golden Knights are 7-0 in their last 7 in the fourth game of a 4-in-6 situation and Golden Knights are 6-1 in their last 7 vs. (more...)
Rooney explains why Mkhitaryan will succeed at Arsenal Rooney explains why Mkhitaryan will succeed at Arsenal
- February 07, 2018

You can see he's a victor. "I think Ruud was used to David Beckham, getting the ball down Giggs getting the ball down putting crosses into the box getting on the end of them". "He can go where he really wants to". He scored important goals, away at Anfield and Chelsea, the day we won the league he scored a hat-trick. He is the one that really has to wear the armband. (more...)
Woman Who Won $560 Million Powerball Last Month Wants to Remain Anonymous Woman Who Won $560 Million Powerball Last Month Wants to Remain Anonymous
- February 07, 2018

The woman says she signed the ticket after the January 6 drawing, the nation's eighth biggest, reports The Associated Press. And last week she went to court to try and prevent her identity being made public. "She intends to contribute a portion of her winnings to a charitable foundation so that they may do good in the world". On the other side is a woman suddenly faced with a life-changing stroke of luck who, court documents say, wishes to live "far from the glare and misfortune that has ... (more...)
Donald Trump Offers Condolences on 'Disgraceful' Death of Colts LB Edwin Jackson Donald Trump Offers Condolences on 'Disgraceful' Death of Colts LB Edwin Jackson
- February 07, 2018

The president also prodded Democrats to work with him on illegal immigration and border security. Minutes later, Trump followed up with a second tweet sending his "prayers and best wishes" to Jackson's family. Investigators said Monroe had pulled over to let Jackson out of the vehicle because he was ill. Another court hearing was scheduled for Wednesday. He was in the country under an alias after being deported to Guatemala in 2007 and again in 2009. (more...)
Helping U-19 winners make senior transition main priority: Dravid Helping U-19 winners make senior transition main priority: Dravid
- February 07, 2018

We had a plan and preparation ahead if every match. Interestingly, junior World Cup captain Prithvi Shaw's batsmanship prompted Delhi Daredevils to shell out Rs 1.2 crore and the franchise also got Abhishek Sharma for Rs 55 lakh. There must have been such stark difference, this time around as India went the distance, contrary to falling apart against eventual champions, West Indies, in a close final two years back. (more...)
Korea dominates pre-Olympic media coverage at Pyeongchang Korea dominates pre-Olympic media coverage at Pyeongchang
- February 07, 2018

Washington has said it would "prefer" the parade not take place on Thursday, and US political website Axios quoted an aide to US Vice President Mike Pence - who will attend the Pyeongchang opening ceremony - calling the North's participation "propaganda". (more...)
Youngs to miss rest of 6 Nations with knee injury Youngs to miss rest of 6 Nations with knee injury
- February 07, 2018

Wigglesworth, who has 27 global caps, has played at two Rugby World Cups in 2011 and 2015 and was last called up to the squad in May 2017. Wigglesworth has been a consistent performer in the Aviva Premiership and has helped Saracens win three league titles and back-to-back European Champions Cup crowns. (more...)
Barca's Pique defends goal-celebration against Espanyol Barca's Pique defends goal-celebration against Espanyol
- February 06, 2018

Pique did not back down on Sunday, questioning Espanyol's links to Barcelona because it moved its base to nearby Cornella and has a foreign owner. "Leo has been playing a lot of matches in a row, we have to be careful", Valverde said. "Of course he's not ready to play right now, we'll try to be cautious with him, just like we were when he was recovering from his previous injury", Valverde added. (more...)
B'desh, Lanka batsmen up in rankings post Chittagong Test B'desh, Lanka batsmen up in rankings post Chittagong Test
- February 06, 2018

At the end of the 100th over of the innings both captains called it a draw, leaving everything to play for in the second and final Test in Dhaka. The hosts did not require to look far, having already faced a similar situation against New Zealand previous year in Wellington, where they lost despite posting over 500 in their first innings. (more...)
Cody Garbrandt wants to fight Frankie Edgar at UFC 222 Cody Garbrandt wants to fight Frankie Edgar at UFC 222
- February 06, 2018

The UFC hates cancelling events no matter how bad things get, but after the loss of Holloway vs. Edgar, many are wondering whether they'll have to pull the plug on this one. Those names include the likes of Kevin Lee, the previously mentioned former lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez and even top featherweight contender, Cub Swanson. (more...)
Jets should explore other options if Redskins tag and trade Kirk Cousins
- February 06, 2018

There is one reason Cousins might not accept the tag and that is if there's no sign he could get a long-term deal from the team where he's potentially traded. Teams can begin designating players for the franchise tag February 20. The Redskins may still end up playing tag and trying to get some sort of compensation for Cousins. (more...)
Bangladesh 81 for 3 wickets, trail by 119 runs: First Test Bangladesh 81 for 3 wickets, trail by 119 runs: First Test
- February 06, 2018

Bangladesh , after a strong start to the Test with 513 on the board in their first innings, are staring at the prospect of a defeat and going down 0-1 in the two-match series. The duo shared 135 run stand for the fourth wicket before Mehedi Hasan (3-174) had Roshen caught behind. Spare a thought for the left-arm spinner Taiujul Islam, who alone sent down 67.3 overs, picking up figures of 4/219 for his toil. (more...)
Arsenal 5-1 Everton: Watch highlights as Aaron Ramsey scores hat-trick Arsenal 5-1 Everton: Watch highlights as Aaron Ramsey scores hat-trick
- February 06, 2018

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Foles outduels Brady to give Eagles their first Super Bowl Foles outduels Brady to give Eagles their first Super Bowl
- February 06, 2018

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Eagles notebook: Been a fun year for LeGarrette Blount in Philly Eagles notebook: Been a fun year for LeGarrette Blount in Philly
- February 06, 2018

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Russian Olympians have lifetime ban overturned Russian Olympians have lifetime ban overturned
- February 06, 2018

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