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After deaths, warning signs to be posted at Brightline crossings After deaths, warning signs to be posted at Brightline crossings
- Января 24, 2018

On Jan. 12, a Brightline train struck and killed a 32-year-old woman as it was conducting test runs. Boynton Beach Police said King pedaled around the gates, which were down, in an attempt to beat the oncoming train. In the next few years, Brightline plans to expand its route from Miami to Orlando. Both of Florida's U.S. Senators have called for federal investigations into Brightline's safety practices. (more...)
Four Suspended Florida Players Reportedly Have Been Reinstated Four Suspended Florida Players Reportedly Have Been Reinstated
- Января 24, 2018

A fifth player - defensive lineman Keivonnis Davis - suffered severe injuries in a scooter accident last fall. It is not yet known if any other discipline awaits the players still in the Florida football program, but this is obviously a step in a solid direction for the young men. (more...)
Clemson basketball's rough week continues with a 36-point dud against Virginia Clemson basketball's rough week continues with a 36-point dud against Virginia
- Января 24, 2018

They also managed just four points over a 12-minute span in the second half. Those offensive issues extended into the second session, where Clemson didn't crack the 30-point mark until 5:54 was left and scored 13 for the period. The Cavaliers ran off seven consecutive points and the Tigers scored 11 in a row again. They went 3-for-20 from 3-point range. The senior guard's contested turnaround jumper with 8:39 to play in the half produced a 20-14 lead and compelled Cavaliers Coach Tony ... (more...)
Gracia delighted to start dream Watford job Gracia delighted to start dream Watford job
- Января 24, 2018

I feel like I have been here for many months. "I feel happy, comfortable". It was a dream. Jesus Casas, who worked with Luis Enrique at Barcelona, and Juan Solla also join, with ex-Real Sociedad keeper Inigo Arteaga in as goalkeeping coach. (more...)
Jazz Fest 2018 lineup announced Jazz Fest 2018 lineup announced
- Января 24, 2018

We now know that "here and there" includes Saturday, May 5 when they headline that day's Jazz Fest lineup. The festival also will include a tribute to late New Orleans legend Fats Domino featuring fellow rock "n" roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis and other guests, as well as a celebration of The Big Easy's tricentennial. (more...)
College Football Player Killed In On-Campus Shooting At Wake Forest College Football Player Killed In On-Campus Shooting At Wake Forest
- Января 24, 2018

Live statistics will be located on VirginiaSports.com and the Virginia Sports app. The Cavaliers put some emphasis on reducing turnovers and a steadier approach in offensive rebounding. De'Andre Hunter added 16 points to help the first-place Cavaliers (18-1, 7-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) extend their longest winning streak since 2015-16 and open league play with seven victories for the second time in four years. (more...)
Egyptian FA's president talks up Salah's chances of joining Real Egyptian FA's president talks up Salah's chances of joining Real
- Января 24, 2018

With five and half months of the current campaign to go, there will be plenty opportunities for him to go on and break more records. " Real Madrid will make an offer for Salah during the summer", Rida is quoted as saying by the Liverpool Echo . (more...)
Farmers Insurance Open: PGA Golf Odds And Betting Predictions Farmers Insurance Open: PGA Golf Odds And Betting Predictions
- Января 24, 2018

Woods was cleared to begin taking full golf swings only in October. Check me out on Twitter ( DFSBenj ) for much more PGA, NFL, and National Basketball Association daily fantasy content. Grillo gains a ton of strokes off-the-tee and is one of the better long iron players in the field, both of which are things I'm keying on this week. He is ranked 657th in the world. (more...)
Michael Jordan Sets Demands For Walker That Pistons Can't Match
- Января 24, 2018

We would not just give him up. But I'm telling you I like everything about Kemba's work. Now, according to several sources , it feels like they're ready to start from scratch once again, and have even made their All-Star point guard Kemba Walker available in trade talks. (more...)
Josh Allen: To 'be the guy' in Cleveland 'would be special' Josh Allen: To 'be the guy' in Cleveland 'would be special'
- Января 24, 2018

North Squad quarterback Josh Allen of Wyoming throws a pass during the North's team practice for Saturday's Senior Bowl, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, in Mobile, Ala. Allen did not have an impressive senior season - he completed just 56.3 percent of his passes - but has been compared favorably to Carson Wentz, the Eagles young (and now injured) sensation. (more...)
Russell Westbrook upset Warriors have 4 All-Stars, Paul George snubbed Russell Westbrook upset Warriors have 4 All-Stars, Paul George snubbed
- Января 24, 2018

The teams, as selected by captains LeBron James and Stephen Curry , will be revealed this coming Thursday at 7:00 PM CT on TNT. Russell Westbrook , George's new Thunder teammate, wasn't happy about it, taking veiled shots at Golden State (and Durant, of course). (more...)
Phil Neville deletes Twitter account after becoming England Women head coach Phil Neville deletes Twitter account after becoming England Women head coach
- Января 24, 2018

An old tweet has come back to haunt Phil Neville . One seems to poke fun at the idea of women's equality, reading: "You women have always wanted equality until it comes to paying the bills #hypocrites". And on what was supposed to be a night of celebration for the former England worldwide, Neville instead received a stark reminder that the internet simply never forgets. (more...)
Warriors Interested In Trading For Kyle O'Quinn Warriors Interested In Trading For Kyle O'Quinn
- Января 24, 2018

These two teams have yet to meet this season, but it's hard to see anything but a straightforward win for the Warriors at home against the Knicks who have struggled on the road all season. He was ejected with 2:50 for getting his second technical for arguing a non-call. Ultimately Curry finished the game as its leading scorer with 32 points. (more...)
Sooners Upset 5th-Ranked Kansas in Norman Sooners Upset 5th-Ranked Kansas in Norman
- Января 24, 2018

The time Lloyd Noble Center channeled its ghosts and got loud, insane and fun. Kansas is averaging 84.2 points per game this year while allowing 69.8 per contest. Tuesday - like other days - Kruger would've rather shined the light anywhere else but at himself, but the someday Hall-of-Famer outdueled the coach who recently entered the Hall of Fame. (more...)
Serena Williams to make return to competitive tennis at Fed Cup Serena Williams to make return to competitive tennis at Fed Cup
- Января 24, 2018

Nonetheless, her fans will not have to wait for too long to see her back on the court, setting her return for the upcoming Fed Cup tie between the United States of America and Netherlands at the US Cellular Arena in Asheville between February 10-11! The United States has never lost when both Venus and Serena are on the Fed Cup team, which last happened in 2015, and with the team defending its 2017 title, that's great news. (more...)
Australia's Ben Simmons overlooked for NBA All-Star game Australia's Ben Simmons overlooked for NBA All-Star game
- Января 24, 2018

Well, while we will not get a look at the picks of Steph Curry and LeBron James until All-Star Weekend, we do get a look at the starters . The starters selected from the East are Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James , the Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo , Simmons' Philadelphia 76ers team-mate Joel Embiid , Irving and DeRozan. (more...)
Sam Curran handed England name up as Root alternative Sam Curran handed England name up as Root alternative
- Января 24, 2018

Sam Curran has been drafted following the decision to rest Joe Root, who has withdrawn following a gruelling winter schedule, Press Association reports. Auckland missed out on reaching the final after losing the elimination final to the Central Stags, who lost the decider to the Northern Knights. He was last week included in the squad to play the triangular T20 tournament."As has been confirmed in the media a first hearing date at court has been set for 13th February", Stokes tweeted ... (more...)
Wizards' John Wall voted as reserve in fifth All-Star Game appearance Wizards' John Wall voted as reserve in fifth All-Star Game appearance
- Января 24, 2018

But they are just 5-4 in the month of January, and a 24-point loss to Charlotte on Wednesday was only the latest in a slew of defeats to sub-.500 teams this season. A players-only meeting for the Washington Wizards might have intensified rather than placating the strife between the players. As always, the All-Star Game will take place the following night. (more...)
Inter offer hefty loan to take Sturridge from Liverpool Inter offer hefty loan to take Sturridge from Liverpool
- Января 24, 2018

Inter Milan have offered Liverpool a "significant but undisclosed" loan fee for striker Daniel Sturridge , according to Phil McNulty of the BBC. Furthermore, "discussions have also opened up towards a potential permanent transfer at the end of this season", which presents Liverpool with an ideal resolution. (more...)
Eyes on QB prospect Josh Allen at Senior Bowl Eyes on QB prospect Josh Allen at Senior Bowl
- Января 24, 2018

Here are five defensive players the Raiders need to pay close attention to in Saturday's game down in Mobile. Many viewed him as undersized to play defensive tackle in the National Football League, but those concerns were put to rest leading up to the 2014 draft. (more...)