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Michael Carrick agrees to join Man United coaching staff after retirement Michael Carrick agrees to join Man United coaching staff after retirement
- Января 21, 2018

The 36-year-old veteran has been plagued by injury and illness concerns this season and has been limited to one appearance, in September's League Cup tie with Burton. "He has had a few months without even training so now he is in his second week of training with the team. He can be a very important player for us". (more...)
Cavaliers pursuing DeAndre Jordan trade Cavaliers pursuing DeAndre Jordan trade
- Января 21, 2018

The Cleveland Cavaliers are third in the Eastern Conference right now, but they could be in the top spot if they played something that remotely resembled defense. So far this season Hill is averaging 10.5 points per game and is shooting 46.1 percent from the field. Of course, the big issue with the Cavs is that their backcourt is already pretty crowded. (more...)
Complete breakdown and preview of Eagles vs. Vikings | THE NO-HUDDLE SHOW Complete breakdown and preview of Eagles vs. Vikings | THE NO-HUDDLE SHOW
- Января 21, 2018

The Vikings have the top-rated defense in the NFL . Underdogs blah blah blah. If those diehards had their druthers, they'd rather be wearing Carson Wentz masks. What a matchup up this is. It's the first time since the 1970 merger there has been that sort of defensive dominance among the NFL's final four. Around since 1933, the Eagles have appeared in just two Super Bowls and have never won. (more...)
Mesut Ozil, Jack Wilshere close to signing new Arsenal deals? Mesut Ozil, Jack Wilshere close to signing new Arsenal deals?
- Января 21, 2018

Speaking ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday, Wenger told a press conference : "Maybe Ozil will be back". Since beating Palace on December 28, Arsenal have taken just two points from their three league games to leave them trailing eight points behind fourth-placed Chelsea in the fight to qualify for the Champions League. (more...)
Strength vs. strength: Patriots offense and Jaguars defense Strength vs. strength: Patriots offense and Jaguars defense
- Января 21, 2018

Derided throughout the Jaguars' run to the playoffs, Bortles has largely provided the steady, mistake-free play that has been asked of him. It is one of four franchises that has never reached the Super Bowl (the Lions, Browns and Texans are the others). (more...)
Arsenal 4-1 Crystal Palace: Five Things We Learned Arsenal 4-1 Crystal Palace: Five Things We Learned
- Января 21, 2018

Monreal scored Arsenal's first goal five minutes in, then provided assists for Iwobi's 10th-minute goal and Koscielny's 13th-minute goal. Sanchez - and Atom and Humber - travel to the North West this January and it's understood Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will come in to replace the forward in north London. (more...)
Kentucky drops second straight game with 66-64 loss to Florida Kentucky drops second straight game with 66-64 loss to Florida
- Января 21, 2018

United Kingdom basketball may have taken a heartbreaking 64-66 loss to conference rival Florida , but the postgame press conference for head coach John Calipari was one of the most positive of the season. "Ive been asked some dumb questions in my life". "At the end of the day we had our chances, and I love the fact we fought", Calipari said. Quade Green drove the lane but missed a jumper after absorbing some contact. (more...)
Giannis to Miss the Next 2 Games Due to Knee Soreness Giannis to Miss the Next 2 Games Due to Knee Soreness
- Января 21, 2018

The Bucks announced on Saturday that Antetokounmpo will miss Milwaukee's next two games to manage soreness in his right knee. He plans to return to game action on January 26 when the Bucks face the Brooklyn Nets . But this comes at a crucial time for Milwaukee. Giannis Antetokounmpo finished with 23 points with 3 lead changes and the game tied on 10 different occasions. (more...)
NFL Championship Sunday Odds and Lock of the Week NFL Championship Sunday Odds and Lock of the Week
- Января 21, 2018

Mike Zimmer went from leading a "Skol" chant in his news conference following the Minnesota Vikings' thrilling win over the New Orleans Saints to describing the laundry list of things he didn't like from Minnesota's performance less than 24 hours later. (more...)
Sharapova crushed as Angelique Kerber marches on in Australian Open Sharapova crushed as Angelique Kerber marches on in Australian Open
- Января 21, 2018

The 24-year-old added: "That third set was nothing really like I had ever played before". Halep wasted chances to serve for the match in the ninth, 11th and 15th games, then had to save three match points in the 22nd. The German, the Australian Open victor in 2016, completely outclassed the 2008 champion in a match lasting just 64 minutes. "I have some figuring out to do, what happens to me in deciding moments in Grand Slam", he said. (more...)
Australian Open: Organisers defend heat policy after extreme temperatures Australian Open: Organisers defend heat policy after extreme temperatures
- Января 21, 2018

His wins in the first two rounds make Sandgren 2-0 at majors. Heat hovered around 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) as 2016 champion Angelique Kerber set up a meeting with Sharapova with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Donna Vekic in a 70-minute afternoon match at Margaret Court Arena. (more...)
Christiansen delivers no-nonsense verdict after Leeds 4-3 loss to Millwall Christiansen delivers no-nonsense verdict after Leeds 4-3 loss to Millwall
- Января 21, 2018

It wasn't to be though, as Tom Elliot equalised and Jed Wallace scored a stoppage-time victor to condemn the Yorkshire club to their 11th loss of the season and drop to tenth in the Championship table. Aiden O'Brien put the visitors ahead before home captain Liam Cooper was sent off, making it three red cards in as many games for the hosts. "I am very disappointed". (more...)
United target Sanchez remains absent for Arsenal vs Palace United target Sanchez remains absent for Arsenal vs Palace
- Января 21, 2018

For the second straight game , Arsene Wenger left Sanchez out of his matchday squad and the Frenchman seems poised for a pursuit of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as a replacement after Borussia Dortmund confirmed the Gunners had made a bid, thought to be in the region of €50m. (more...)
Australian Open 2018: Time For Talks On Players' Welfare, Says Novak Djokovic Australian Open 2018: Time For Talks On Players' Welfare, Says Novak Djokovic
- Января 21, 2018

He has had his own issues with the heat, memorably at the 2009 Australian Open against Andy Roddick and 2014 US Open against Kei Nishikori. German fourth-seed Alexander Zverev eased into the third round with a routine 6-1 6-3 4-6 6-3 win over compatriot Peter Gojowczyk. (more...)
Clemson forward Donte Grantham suffers apparent left leg injury vs. Notre Dame Clemson forward Donte Grantham suffers apparent left leg injury vs. Notre Dame
- Января 21, 2018

Forward Jessica Shepard scored six points in the quarter on 3-for-3 shooting to help swing momentum back to Notre Dame. Notre Dame won its second straight after losing 100-67 at No. Purdue 63, Northwestern 60: Dominique Oden scored a career-high 26 points and Ae'Rianna Harris added 14 points and nine rebounds for host Purdue (12-7, 3-2 Big Ten). (more...)
Australian Open 2018: Djokovic Beats Monfils In 'Brutal' Melbourne Heat Australian Open 2018: Djokovic Beats Monfils In 'Brutal' Melbourne Heat
- Января 21, 2018

In the marque match of the day, Novak Djokovic overcame a nervous, error-filled start to beat Gael Monfils 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-3 to move into the Australian Open third round. Halep will next play Lauren Davis. Su-Wei will meet Agnieszka Radwanska in the third round. Pera, who didn't even know she had a spot in the main draw until another player withdrew, will next play No. (more...)
Lakers Beat Pacers Despite Shooting 14 Percent from Free-Throw Line Lakers Beat Pacers Despite Shooting 14 Percent from Free-Throw Line
- Января 21, 2018

Los Angeles Lakers small forward Brandon Ingram is questionable on Sunday, reports NBC's Shahan Ahmed. Shooter was likely not impressed by the Lakers free throw. "That's got to be the worst of all-time from the free throw line", said Lakers coach Luke Walton. "So it was all defense for us tonight". Except they were the only two free throws the team made, out of 14, giving them a 14.3 percent mark at the line. (more...)
Redskins: 4 players to draft after the East-West Shrine Game Redskins: 4 players to draft after the East-West Shrine Game
- Января 21, 2018

Dunbar, who caught the game-winner, had 52 yards on his three catches. Barrett completed a 30-yard pass to move the East into West territory, however his bid to pull off a comeback ended with four consecutive incompletions. NFL Draft Scout projects Ford as a second or third round selection and CBSSports.com has him as the 10th best defensive lineman in this year's draft. (more...)
Zion Williamson makes his college choice. Where will he dunk next? Zion Williamson makes his college choice. Where will he dunk next?
- Января 21, 2018

Still only 17, Williamson made some college basketball fans happy but more of them upset nationwide with his choice. On Saturday evening, Williamson made his much anticipated college commitment, with contenders rumored to include blue blood programs like Duke , Kentucky, Kansas, North Carolina and in-state schools in Clemson and SC. (more...)
Oklahoma State holds off Oklahoma 83-81 in overtime Oklahoma State holds off Oklahoma 83-81 in overtime
- Января 21, 2018

Young scored 48 points - tied for the fifth-best scoring performance in Oklahoma history - but his 3-pointer at the buzzer fell short, and the sold-out crowd rushed the court. Although the Sooners aren't at the caliber they were for much of the 2000s and Jim Littell has continued bringing the Cowgirls to a team that can contend with OU on a yearly basis, it has been a struggle for OSU to win in Norman . (more...)