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David De Gea to sign new Manchester United deal David De Gea to sign new Manchester United deal
- Февраля 23, 2018

The 27-year-old has been a long-term target for Real Madrid who nearly had their man in 2015. Three and a half years ago, United and Real blamed each other for failing to complete the necessary paperwork before the transfer deadline, with Keylor Navas missing out on a move in the opposite direction. (more...)
McLaren show true colors as new car unveiled McLaren show true colors as new car unveiled
- Февраля 23, 2018

Alonso, 36, looked certain to leave McLaren previous year following a terrible season, but chose to extend his deal after the British team terminated their miserable relationship with Honda . British teenager Lando Norris joins as McLaren's reserve driver. McLaren, dominant in the late 1980s and early 1990s with Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost, have not won a race since 2012. (more...)
Lindsey Vonn spreads grandfather's ashes near course where she won bronze Lindsey Vonn spreads grandfather's ashes near course where she won bronze
- Февраля 23, 2018

In that instant, Vonn was leading the race, the women's Alpine combined. Why she marked the occasion by posing with dozens of folks for a group photo near the finish line. Yes, there is a team event Saturday, but neither Vonn nor Shiffrin is expected to enter, as is the case with the rest of the sport's biggest names, who would prefer to take a break before returning to the World Cup circuit. (more...)
Serwa steps up to win gold in women's ski cross final Serwa steps up to win gold in women's ski cross final
- Февраля 23, 2018

Phelan, 25, of Mont Tremblant, Que., who competed in slalom in Sochi but switched to ski cross two years ago, started her final race in the back of the four-skier pack but was able to slide into second about halfway through the minute and a half race. (more...)
Court straightens out Russian curling medallist over doping Court straightens out Russian curling medallist over doping
- Февраля 23, 2018

Separately, a source told AFP that Russia has paid its $15 million (Sh1.5 billion) fine to the International Olympic Committee for the doping controversy, and a Russian curler was stripped of his bronze medal after admitting a doping charge. (more...)
NBA Predictions: Will Warriors cover big spread versus Clippers? 2/22/18 NBA Predictions: Will Warriors cover big spread versus Clippers? 2/22/18
- Февраля 23, 2018

The Warriors , who entered the game having allowed 30 points per game in the first quarter, the most in the National Basketball Association, limited the Clippers to 23 in the first 12 minutes while building a 34-23 lead. Among them are the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors , whose showdown in the Bay Area will cap off the night's action. Their 11-6 record since January 10, a game worse than the Clippers , has caused them to drop below the surging Rockets in the race for ... (more...)
Rangers scratch potential trade target Grabner Rangers scratch potential trade target Grabner
- Февраля 23, 2018

Since going to the Rangers two years ago, Grabner has rediscovered his scoring touch, potting 52 goals over the past two seasons, including 25 this year. The Devils were one of 10 teams, including the Penguins, who were believed to have shown interest in Grabner. Ray Shero hasn't been in the market for expiring contracts since arriving with the Devils, but Grabner gives them some short-term fire power and offense to help them down the stretch, where they will aim to break a five-season ... (more...)
Bills are not planning on releasing QB Tyrod Taylor Bills are not planning on releasing QB Tyrod Taylor
- Февраля 23, 2018

In fact, the team is said to be willing to pay him his $6 million roster bonus. The Bills have appeared likely all offseason to release Taylor when the decision comes on his roster bonus. It's clear that Taylor isn't the quarterback of the future for the new regime, but it's likely that one of the many quarterback-needy teams this offseason would have no problem handing over a draft pick for Taylor rather than navigating the draft and giving up significant assets to acquire a rookie. (more...)
Olympics: Canadian hockey player pulls off silver medal at ceremony Olympics: Canadian hockey player pulls off silver medal at ceremony
- Февраля 23, 2018

They collided in the right circle in the U. S . offensive zone, sending Savolainen off balance before crashing face-first into the boards and snapping her head back. At the end of the first period, it's a tight 1-0 game between the United States and Canada for the gold medal. "But to have Maddie - she is 20 years old - go in and play so big like that... (more...)
Adil Rashid: England all-rounder to only play white-ball cricket for Yorkshire Adil Rashid: England all-rounder to only play white-ball cricket for Yorkshire
- Февраля 23, 2018

However, Rashid has been an integral part of England's limited overs set up and has played 86 games combined and the 29-year-old insists that his present focus is on white-ball cricket. Such a split would undoubtedly raise questions about the future of Tests, as well as creating significant problems for the domestic game, with Moxon warning that "county set-ups can't accommodate specialists" who want to pick and choose their commitments. (more...)
What Are Analysts Suggestions On NIKE, Inc. (NKE)
- Февраля 23, 2018

Equinix, Inc. (NASDAQ:EQIX) has risen 24.40% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.23% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) by 14,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 160,970 shares, and cut its stake in Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE). (more...)
USTA found mostly liable by jury for Eugenie Bouchard's fall USTA found mostly liable by jury for Eugenie Bouchard's fall
- Февраля 23, 2018

Open. "When you get 75 percent or better, you can't ever complain about that", Bouchard's attorney Benedict Morelli told The New York Times . "I screamed, 'Oh my God, it burns!'" Bouchard told jurors, according to the New York Post .The 23-year-old Canadian was testifying in her lawsuit against the United States Tennis Association, which operates the Grand Slam tournament at Flushing Meadows in Queens, New York. (more...)
Shiffrin relaxed, fast and focused on Olympic combined event Shiffrin relaxed, fast and focused on Olympic combined event
- Февраля 23, 2018

And Shiffrin's all of 22 years old. "I'll take a lot of great memories with me", she said . Could Shiffrin hold onto her silver? She did well Friday because she skied with "no pressure, no expectations" and because, as she realized, "It doesn't always go perfectly". (more...)
President Trump holds listening session with parents, students to prevent school massacres President Trump holds listening session with parents, students to prevent school massacres
- Февраля 23, 2018

The couple who took in the Florida school shooting suspect after his mother died says he told them he was sorry after the shooting. "We must do more to protect our children". Mr Murphy, a CT senator, responded to the White House statement by saying it was "another sign the politics of gun violence are shifting rapidly", but added that "no one should pretend this bill alone is an adequate response to this epidemic". (more...)
Sore Loser? Canadian Hockey Olympian Yanks Silver Medal Off Neck in Disgust Sore Loser? Canadian Hockey Olympian Yanks Silver Medal Off Neck in Disgust
- Февраля 23, 2018

She told her team in the dressing room that she was proud of their effort and commitment, and she hoped that one day they would be able to look at their silver medals with pride. A short while later, Larocque was faced with questions from the press. It is unknown if Larocque has worn her medal since then. This was the Olympics, the official from the International Ice Hockey Federation explained. (more...)
Mosaic Stock Gets High-Profile Upgrade After Earnings
- Февраля 23, 2018

Universal Display Corporation (OLED) stock is Overbought or Oversold? Glob Thematic Partners Lc reported 1.55M shares or 1.07% of all its holdings. On 20 February 2018, Apple Inc. Macquarie Grp Limited reported 11,200 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The Mosaic Company, through its subsidiaries, produces and markets concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients worldwide. (more...)
South Africa's FM under scrutiny ahead of Cabinet reshuffle South Africa's FM under scrutiny ahead of Cabinet reshuffle
- Февраля 23, 2018

As Gigaba read his budget speech, the rand ZAR=D3 extended gains to 0.81 percent against the dollar, government bonds firmed and retail shares on the stock exchange fell. After the speech, Gigaba told Reuters: "We will be able eventually perhaps in 18 months to 24 months to return to investment grade". Following a presidential legacy that has left the country with a floundering economy, there is a glimmer of hope as the new leadership takes the reigns. (more...)
Double podium finish for Canada in women's ski cross Double podium finish for Canada in women's ski cross
- Февраля 23, 2018

The 28-year-old Serwa improved on her silver medal from Sochi four years ago but it was a bittersweet event for the Canadians after reigning champion Marielle Thompson crashed out in the first heat, catching the ski of Sweden's Lisa Andersson. (more...)
Marshall football player dies at 19 years old from gunshot wound complications Marshall football player dies at 19 years old from gunshot wound complications
- Февраля 23, 2018

Aaron's gunshot wound was suffered on January 1 because he threw his body in front of his girlfriend when shots were fired at a party. "It is in his spine, and he has no feeling in his legs", Aaron's mother told the Herald-Dispatch at the time. (more...)
Gerrard thrilled as Liverpool youngsters inflict European KO Man Utd boys
- Февраля 23, 2018

The Citizens progressed after defeating Inter Milan yesterday 3-2 in a penalty shoot-out after the game was level 1-1 at 90 minutes. Woodburn, who captained his side at Prenton Park, broke the deadlock in the 11th minute when his header from Neco Williams' cross found the back of the net. (more...)