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Game Day Guide: Vikings vs. Saints Game Day Guide: Vikings vs. Saints
- Января 18, 2018

But ahead of Sunday's divisional round game against the New Orleans Saints , the Minnesota Vikings are planning on making him active behind Case Keenum . Bridgewater's only action since suffering a torn left ACL in August 2016 has been two series in the fourth quarter of a 34-7 win over Cincinnati on December 17. (more...)
Los Angeles Lakers suffer more injuries against Oklahoma City Thunder Los Angeles Lakers suffer more injuries against Oklahoma City Thunder
- Января 18, 2018

Of all the problems L.A. encountered, none seemed to irk head coach Luke Walton quite like the rebounding disparity: a 54-30 edge for OKC, 21-6 on the offensive glass alone. Seven of Adams' rebounds were on the offensive end. Taking a 33-25 lead after the first quarter, the Thunder saw the gap whittled down to six points at halftime. (more...)
Manchester United set to reveal Mourinho Contact extension
- Января 18, 2018

Pogba's enormous price tag saw him criticised by pundits at first, but he soon settled into the team, with Mourinho hitting out at the "Einsteins" who had been too harsh on the 24-year-old. "He was moving the ball fantastically well", Mourinho told the club's television channel MUTV . This was the kind of dazzling play United are capable of and which makes the yawning gap to City a puzzle. (more...)
Maria Sharapova into 3rd round, Johanna Konta out at Australian Open Maria Sharapova into 3rd round, Johanna Konta out at Australian Open
- Января 18, 2018

Former Australian Open finalist Jo-Wilfried Tsonga came back from 5-2 down in the final set to beat Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov 3-6 6-3 1-6 7-6 (4) 7-5 after three hours and 37 minutes of play. No. 123-ranked Pera is making her Grand Slam debut and, after losing in the last round of qualifying, didn't even know she had a spot in the main draw until Monday when Russia's Margarita Gasparyan withdrew with an injury. (more...)
Oklahoma's Castiglione Named to CFP Selection Committee Oklahoma's Castiglione Named to CFP Selection Committee
- Января 18, 2018

A new chairman and six new members, including Ronnie Lott , were named to the committee that determines the four teams that will play for the college football national championship. He was named the College Football Hall of Fame in 2002 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2000. During his time at Southern California, Lott helped the Trojans claim a national title in 1978, followed by appearances in back-to-back Rose Bowl Games. (more...)
ICC honour Ben Stokes with Team of the Year double ICC honour Ben Stokes with Team of the Year double
- Января 18, 2018

They are Warner, Ravichandran Ashwin , Stokes and Mitchell Starc. "I'm really honored and happy to be named as the ICC Associate Cricketer of the Year". "2017 was a good year for me and I have lots of memories from last year, which are going to stay with me for a very long time", he said. "I think I've scored six hundreds in the year and more importantly led the team to an Ashes victory, which is something that is really important to me. (more...)
Chelsea join race to sign Emerson Palmieri Chelsea join race to sign Emerson Palmieri
- Января 18, 2018

It proved another false dawn and Chelsea's attention is now focused on Emerson who recently took up Italian citizenship, following his maternal family line. Roma are known for constantly needing to balance their budget, and are willing to make some money out of this move, seeing as they have other options at left-back anyway. (more...)
Roger Goodell won't be in Foxborough for Patriots, Jaguars AFC championship game Roger Goodell won't be in Foxborough for Patriots, Jaguars AFC championship game
- Января 18, 2018

EST, CTV/CBS). This is the first time this season Brady has been listed this season with a hand injury. " Tom Brady is with our medical staff and will not be available to the media today". New England has covered the spread in seven out of the last ten meetings between the Jaguars and Patriots . Belichick doesn't think experience will be a factor Sunday. (more...)
Pak 'teaching' children to join terror networks: Baby Moshe's grandfather Pak 'teaching' children to join terror networks: Baby Moshe's grandfather
- Января 18, 2018

Sandra Samuel, the nanny who heroically saved Moshe Holtzberg during the 2008 terror attacks, sits for an interview in Nariman House earlier in the week. The attack on the Nariman House and other locations like the Taj Hotel left 166 people dead. "I'm very happy", a rather startled looking Moshe told reporters in Hindi. (more...)
Jordan Ayew's 'brilliance' fires the Swans into FA CUP fourth round Jordan Ayew's 'brilliance' fires the Swans into FA CUP fourth round
- Января 18, 2018

He was surrounded by gold shirts, but powered through a gap and into the penalty area before cutting inside on to his right foot and then steering a shot beyond Wolves goalkeeper Will Norris . Despite Wolves' persistence in the latter stages of the game, they struggled to create any real chances of note with the Swans defence holding strong. (more...)
Barca Stunned By Espanyol In Copa del Rey First Leg Barca Stunned By Espanyol In Copa del Rey First Leg
- Января 18, 2018

Messi had a great chance to put Barca ahead in the 62nd minute after Sergi Roberto was fouled in the Espanyol penalty area, but Diego Lopez got down low to his left to save his spot kick. Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde is now very confident that his side can turn overturn a 1-0 deficit to Espanyol in the second leg of the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey . (more...)
Australian Open 2018 results and bracket: Garbine Muguruza, David Goffin eliminated Australian Open 2018 results and bracket: Garbine Muguruza, David Goffin eliminated
- Января 18, 2018

Hsieh broke serve twice to race ahead, and though she failed to serve for the set at the first time of asking, Chinese Taipei's Su-Wei, 32, made no mistake the second time around. "I want to be playing against opponents that have former Grand Slam champions", Sharapova said of a potential match against former No. 1-ranked Kerber. (more...)
West Ham reportedly contacted over potential signing West Ham reportedly contacted over potential signing
- Января 18, 2018

As a result, Chelsea have found it tough going in recent weeks. Chelsea have played out their last three games as goalless stalemates before the penalty shootout win over Norwich City today and there has been prima facie evidence of fatigue from the display of their attackers. (more...)
Minnesota Vikings: 3 Key players to beating Saints in Divisional Round Minnesota Vikings: 3 Key players to beating Saints in Divisional Round
- Января 18, 2018

It's that time of year where the teams that win get to move on to play another week and the losers go home to figure out what went wrong. The Vikings have been one of the top teams in the NFC and have been carried by their defense all year. (more...)
Zainab Ansari: 'Prime suspect' arrested after girl raped and murdered Zainab Ansari: 'Prime suspect' arrested after girl raped and murdered
- Января 18, 2018

Violent protests erupted in the city following the incident, resulting in the death of two people in police firing outside DC office in Kasur city. In the last one year, 13 minors have been killed after being abused in Kasur city. "A large number of CCTV footages acquired from various cameras installed on nearby streets were examined by a number of officials when the IT team managed to rummage through and pull out the video footage of the unidentified suspect taking Zainab to the remote area ... (more...)
Arsenal and Liverpool resume battle for place at top table Arsenal and Liverpool resume battle for place at top table
- Января 18, 2018

You just think, 'woah, what's going on here?' They're not in control". On their day, the Reds can cause havoc, and if all of their top players are firing, the Gunners will have a tough time trying to contain them. That's always the thing that's hard to adapt to. We came out and were much better on the front foot after the break. "And I'll be doing everything I can to bring that out". (more...)
Johanna Konta stunned by lucky loser Johanna Konta stunned by lucky loser
- Января 18, 2018

She made the most of an error-filled performance by Konta , who had reached at least the quarter-finals the past two years at the Australian Open . It is the latest grand slam disappointment for Konta, who, as well as her brilliant runs at here and at Wimbledon last season, lost in the first round of the French Open and US Open, and her ranking will now drop. (more...)
John Morton Will Not Return as Jets Offensive Coordinator John Morton Will Not Return as Jets Offensive Coordinator
- Января 18, 2018

Prior to being hired by the Jets last January, Morton spent six seasons as the wide receivers coach for the San Francisco 49ers (2011-14) and New Orleans Saints (2015-16). According to NJ.com , Morton clashed with head coach Todd Bowles and there was friction and tension among assistant coaches behind the scenes. Furthermore, they could look to replace him with Todd Haley, who was let go as Pittsburgh's offensive coordinator earlier in the day. (more...)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. warns NC drivers to stay home after hitting tree Dale Earnhardt Jr. warns NC drivers to stay home after hitting tree
- Января 18, 2018

Earnhardt Jr. was out for a drive in North Carolina's Piedmont region, which has received several inches of snow since dawn. "5 minutes after helping these folks I center punched a pine tree", he wrote. Gov. Roy Cooper said during a weather briefing that all residents should head home and not wait for the evening rush hour because conditions were expected to worsen throughout the day. (more...)
James Harden May Make His Return During Houston's Game Against The Timberwolves James Harden May Make His Return During Houston's Game Against The Timberwolves
- Января 18, 2018

Chris Paul , James Harden , and Blake Griffin will all avoid disciplinary action. The league will speak to players from both sides to assess what exactly happened in the aftermath of the Clippers 113-102 win at the Staples Center. He later refused to be drawn on the reported locker-room invasion by former teammate Paul and other Rockets players. Both Ariza and Griffin had been ejected with just over a minute left in the game. (more...)