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Chargers Hire Brandon Staley as Head Coach Chargers Hire Brandon Staley as Head Coach
- Января 20, 2021

Staley replaces Anthony Lynn, who was sacked January 4, one day after the Chargers completed a 7-9 season, missing the playoffs for the third time in his four seasons as coach. Staley is excited to get started, he had a ton of great things to say about the city of Los Angeles and the team itself. In his first year as a coordinator at the National Football League level, his defense ranked No. (more...)
Fortnite Brings Soccer Clubs & Pelé Out to Play Fortnite Brings Soccer Clubs & Pelé Out to Play
- Января 20, 2021

Fortnite is introducing new Football skins and emotes in the Kickoff Set . In total, the IMG agency has signed deals with 23 clubs from the A-League, Bundesliga, Campeonato Brasileiro Série A, J1 League, La Liga, MLS, Premier League, Primeira Liga, Scottish Premiership and Serie A . (more...)
Delonte West continues road to recovery by getting job at rehab center Delonte West continues road to recovery by getting job at rehab center
- Января 20, 2021

According to The Athletic , who first reported the news of West's employment, Cuban has since remained in close contact with Addison. Cuban was detrimental to West recovery after he was spotted homeless past year and caught the attention of social media. (more...)
Australian Open cluster grows as two more players test positive Australian Open cluster grows as two more players test positive
- Января 20, 2021

Bernard Tomic's girlfriend, Vanessa Sierra , drew flak from Kyrgios after complaining that the food served at their quarantine hotel room was cold and grumbling about having to wash her own hair. Kazakhstan tennis player Yulia Putintseva has been bizarrely accused of feeding the mice which are running around her quarantine hotel room. The other players have been given permission to train outside under supervision for up to five hours per day. (more...)
Tokyo Olympics: London games chief doesn't think Japan's Olympics will go ahead Tokyo Olympics: London games chief doesn't think Japan's Olympics will go ahead
- Января 20, 2021

Keith Mills told BBC radio that the delayed Summer Games scheduled for July and August appeared unlikely to happen, in his opinion, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. "I think there will be big issues around crowds and distancing the athletes". Despite Coe's optimism, the current situation makes it hugely hard for athletes to prepare for the Games, and Steve Parry, a bronze medallist for Britain in the 200 metres butterfly in 2004, says there is a desperate need for clarity. (more...)
HOF pitcher, longtime broadcaster Don Sutton dies at 75 HOF pitcher, longtime broadcaster Don Sutton dies at 75
- Января 20, 2021

The durable Sutton never missed a turn in the rotation in 756 big league starts. The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, said Don Sutton died of cancer at his home in Rancho Mirage, California. Sutton was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1998. Sutton retired in 1989 to start his broadcasting career as a commentator. He returned to the Braves in 2009 and continued to broadcast games through the 2018 NL Division Series, when Atlanta lost to his long-time team, ... (more...)
Lionel Messi suspended 2 matches for hitting opponent Lionel Messi suspended 2 matches for hitting opponent
- Января 20, 2021

He is set to return to face Bilbao in the league on January 29. Villalibre immediately fell to the ground and after a video review Messi was given his first red card in 753 appearances with Barcelona's main squad. Koeman said afterwards, "I'm sad and disappointed because we wanted to win the final". He would have faced a sanction ranging from four to 12 matches had the RFEF'S competition committee described the incident as aggression but it was instead reported as "violence during play", ... (more...)
Bills fans flood Lamar Jackson’s charity with donations Bills fans flood Lamar Jackson’s charity with donations
- Января 20, 2021

Since last night's game against the Ravens, a Bills win that vaulted the team to the AFC Championship for the first time since 1993, fans have donated roughly $150,000 to Blessings in a Backpack , a charity supported by Baltimore quarterback Lamar Jackson. (more...)
Real Madrid agree four-year deal to sign David Alaba Real Madrid agree four-year deal to sign David Alaba
- Января 20, 2021

Tottenham fans have been fearful of this clause; they know that Real could snatch Reguilon away from them either in the summer of 2021 or 2022. The 28-year-old was chased by some of Europe's biggest clubs, with Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain, Liverpool and Chelsea all registering an interest with agent Pini Zahavi. (more...)
Blue Jays Sign George Springer Blue Jays Sign George Springer
- Января 20, 2021

Over seven seasons in the majors, Springer has hit.270/.361/.491 with 174 home runs and 48 stolen bases. When the Mets prevailed in that one, the Jays' chances of landing Springer increased. MLB.com's Mark Feinsend reported that the Mets' top offer came in at six years and between $120 and $125 million. Giles saved 23 games in 2019 and had expressed a desire to stay in Toronto even though he was slated to become a free agent this off-season. (more...)
Sarah Thomas to be 1st female to officiate at Super Bowl Sarah Thomas to be 1st female to officiate at Super Bowl
- Января 20, 2021

Thomas, a down judge, is part of the officiating crew announced Tuesday by the NFL . Referee Carl Cheffers will lead the seven-person crew of on-field game officials for the Super Bowl on February 7 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (more...)
Fortress Gabba breached, India becomes first team to win in 32 years Fortress Gabba breached, India becomes first team to win in 32 years
- Января 20, 2021

Needing 328, a Brisbane record run-chase, the injury-hit Indian team got home with three overs to spare. Instead, led by Shubman Gill's 91, a battling half-century from Cheteshwar Pujara (56) and Pant's enterprising knock, Ajinkya Rahane's team took the positive option and claimed a three-wicket win late in the evening session, inflicting Australia's first Test defeat at the Gabba since 1988. (more...)
Tom Brady & Drew Brees Share Special Moment After Playoff Matchup Tom Brady & Drew Brees Share Special Moment After Playoff Matchup
- Января 20, 2021

After he'd changed in the locker room, he walked back onto the field and watched his four children play, at one point sharing a long embrace with his wife, Brittany, reported AP . Brady left soon after, but Brees stayed. And while Brady - who completed 18 of 33 passes for 199 yards with two touchdowns in the air and another on the ground - marches on, Brees is set to retire. (more...)
Tiger Woods undergoes surgery as golf legend set for spell on sidelines Tiger Woods undergoes surgery as golf legend set for spell on sidelines
- Января 20, 2021

Tiger Woods has undergone surgery and will not compete at Torrey Pines or Riviera, the golfer announced in a statement on Twitter. The year Woods last won at Torrey Pines is when back problems began to surface. At the PNC Championship last month, he opted not to hit a tee shots on several holes after his son Charlie (11) had already found the fairway. "My body just has moments where it just doesn't work like it used to", he said then. (more...)
Mark Ingram released by Baltimore Ravens after least productive National Football League season Mark Ingram released by Baltimore Ravens after least productive National Football League season
- Января 20, 2021

In addition to Ingram, the Ravens also released quarterback Robert Griffin III, cornerbacks Tramon Williams and DaVontae Harris, and wide receiver De'Anthony Thomas. Ingram, a first-round pick by the New Orleans Saints in 2011, spent his first eight seasons there. Ingram played his final game for the Ravens in Week 17. (more...)
Kyrie Irving 'very excited' James Harden is with Nets Kyrie Irving 'very excited' James Harden is with Nets
- Января 20, 2021

There was no way his Harden's isolation could be stopped finishing the game with 34 points and 12 assists. "We were young in Oklahoma City", Harden - who impressively followed up his triple-double against the Magic - said when asked about his connection with Durant. (more...)
Rare Stones Goals Fuel 4-0 Man City Win Over Crystal Palace Rare Stones Goals Fuel 4-0 Man City Win Over Crystal Palace
- Января 20, 2021

Palace will go to Manchester on the back of a goalless draw at Arsenal - a match which they could have easily won after seeing James Tomkins hit the crossbar with a header.Now Hodgson takes his squad north to take on a City side which has won four league games in a row and will be looking to keep the pressure on the teams above them in the table."You can make it hard for teams but it takes such an terrible lot of effort on behalf of players", he said on getting results against the best ... (more...)
Kyrgios: Djokovic a 'tool' for complaining about Australia's virus protocols Kyrgios: Djokovic a 'tool' for complaining about Australia's virus protocols
- Января 19, 2021

Some of the players in hard quarantine have complained that they were not informed about the protocols beforehand, and will struggle to be ready for the Grand Slam starting on February 8. Well, the rules apply to them as they apply to everybody else, and they were all briefed on that before they came. "This is the contribution that they have to make in order to get the privilege of when they do come out to compete for $80 million Australian dollars ($62 million) in prize money". (more...)
Kyrie Irving rejoins Nets, expects to play Wednesday Kyrie Irving rejoins Nets, expects to play Wednesday
- Января 19, 2021

Brooklyn Nets head coach Steve Nash expects star floor general Kyrie Irving to play Wednesday against the Cleveland Cavaliers , according to The Athletic's Alex Schiffer . He also lost almost $900,000 of his $33.5 million salary because two of the games he missed were during a mandated quarantine period. Following the death of George Floyd back in May, Irving ramped up his efforts to support the Black Community and over the past few months, he has always tried to help out however he sees ... (more...)
Neville quits early for Inter Miami, England needs Olympic coach Neville quits early for Inter Miami, England needs Olympic coach
- Января 19, 2021

Phil Neville, who led England to the Women's World Cup semifinals in 2019, left the job earlier than planned on Monday to move back into men's soccer as coach of Inter Miami . He was an assistant with England's U-21 national team, Manchester United and Valencia. "Phil has deep experience in football, as a player and as a coach at both club and global level, and over his career he has worked with numerous finest managers and players in the game". (more...)