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Del Rio in Line for Giants DC Job Del Rio in Line for Giants DC Job
- January 22, 2018

I feel this would be a great hire. Jack Del Rio is the leading candidate become the next Giants defensive coordinator. Del Rio was sacked on December 31, after a regular season in which Oakland counted as one of the most disappointing teams in the NFL. (more...)
Bellator 192 results, highlights: Chael Sonnen, Rory MacDonald get big wins Bellator 192 results, highlights: Chael Sonnen, Rory MacDonald get big wins
- January 22, 2018

MacDonald was carried out of the cage and transported to a hospital as a precaution. Rory MacDonald may have won his Bellator debut tonight against Douglas Lima , but it sure as hell came at a cost. Chandler (17-4) closed impressively, knocking Yamauchi down in the third round and surging atop him to deliver a battering of punches to the head to clinch the one-sided decision over a fighter hyped as one of Bellator's most unsafe. (more...)
Dimitrov defeats home hope Kyrgios to reach Australian Open quarter-finals Dimitrov defeats home hope Kyrgios to reach Australian Open quarter-finals
- January 22, 2018

However the 17th seed's well-publicised attitude issues flared up in the fourth as he uttered a string of obscenities and shouted frequently at his box to stand up. Several elements of Kyrgios' game were at their most impressive. I thought I played well tonight. A year ago, Kyrgios bowed out of his home grand slam to spectators' jeers following a tempestuous five-set capitulation to Andreas Seppi in the second round. (more...)
Vikings arrive in Philly to cheers and jeers Vikings arrive in Philly to cheers and jeers
- January 22, 2018

Bank Stadium on January 14, expecting a loss for his team in the playoff game against the New Orleans Saints . "You don't have to force anything". "Typically, when you're good defensively, you're going to stay in the ball game", Zimmer said. "You get on the bus, you're comfortable, you can bring pillows, blankets, we have movies, you can have a drink if you like, and the driver takes care of everything", said Paulson. (more...)
Jos Buttler's century gives England edge to clinch ODI series Jos Buttler's century gives England edge to clinch ODI series
- January 22, 2018

In their last five overs England had made 66 after being 236 for 6. Smith had earlier combined for a 69-run stand with opener Aaron Finch , who hit a 53-ball 62 to go with his two centuries to start the series . He was also called to explain television pictures which showed him rubbing his mouth and then the ball, with England's Barmy Army Twitter account suggesting he may have used lip balm to alter the condition of the Kookaburra. (more...)
Denver Broncos mock draft: Could Josh Rosen fall? Denver Broncos mock draft: Could Josh Rosen fall?
- January 22, 2018

Here's a full 7-round Jets mock draft that will provide Gang Green a positive future moving forward. Though the NFL Draft is still months away, ESPN draft expert Mel Kiper has his first mock draft up and it suggests the top of the board will be a scramble for quarterbacks. (more...)
Marin Cilic reaches Australian Open quarters, celebrates 100th Grand Slam win Marin Cilic reaches Australian Open quarters, celebrates 100th Grand Slam win
- January 22, 2018

I know how she play. The victory ensured Nadal, who lost a five-set classic to long-time rival Roger Federer in the final a year ago, will retain his world number one ranking. Nadal simply bided his time before pouncing on the third, a second serve dismissed with a sizzling return victor to keep his bid for a 17th Grand Slam title firmly on track. (more...)
Every Premier League managerial sacking this season after Watford dismiss Marco Silva Every Premier League managerial sacking this season after Watford dismiss Marco Silva
- January 22, 2018

Javi Gracia has moved quickly to bring his chosen backroom staff to Watford , appointing three new coaches on his first day in charge. The statement added "The club is convinced that the appointment of Silva was the right one and had it not been for the unwarranted approach by a Premier League rival for his services, we would have continued to prosper under his leadership". (more...)
Kane strikes but Spurs drop points Kane strikes but Spurs drop points
- January 22, 2018

The reliable Belgian worldwide injured himself in Tottenham's memorable 3-1 victory over Spanish side Real Madrid in the Champions League in November. Ben Davies and Kieran Trippier have both thrived in the wing back role. Saints had deserved their lead and it won them strong backing from the home faithful. (more...)
Fit-again Sharapova focusing on positives despite Australian Open exit Fit-again Sharapova focusing on positives despite Australian Open exit
- January 22, 2018

Sharapova should be concerned. "As long as I enter on the court, and I don't feel any big injury, I'm not going to retire [from a match]". It's another thing to be completely crushed, which was the case with Sharapova . Both the Romanian and her 17-year-old wildcard opponent needed on-court medical attention before the top seed ran out a battling 7-6 (7/5), 6-1 victor. (more...)
Nothing happening with Aubameyang - Wenger Nothing happening with Aubameyang - Wenger
- January 22, 2018

When asked about reports of Giroud and Aubameyang swapping clubs, agent Michael Manuello said: "Today it is just rumours but tomorrow it could become a reality". "He can decide for himself, with his attitude, whether he will be considered and I plan on using him, if he works hard". Photos from Germany also showed Aubameyang's sports auto parked at the same Dortmund Airport terminal. (more...)
Paul has 33, Rockets end Warriors' streak with 116-108 win Paul has 33, Rockets end Warriors' streak with 116-108 win
- January 21, 2018

Paul added two free throws with 28 seconds left. "It's been a good streak, disappointing end to it", coach Steve Kerr said. Harden was isolated on Steph Curry and went to work. Almost two minutes later, Curry forced a steal and overlooked Warriors forward Kevin Durant open for a dunk. Clint Capela added 18 points for Houston on a night when top reserve Eric Gordon went 0 for 9 from 3-point range and finished with just six points. (more...)
Michael Phelps opens up about his struggles with depression and anxiety Michael Phelps opens up about his struggles with depression and anxiety
- January 21, 2018

If you want to talk to someone or are experiencing suicidal thoughts, text the Crisis Text Line at 741-741 or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. Those two incidents were warning signs for what was to come. That emotion was at its worst after the 2012 London Olympics, where he won four gold medals and two silvers. (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan bids 'tearful' farewell to Manchester United Henrikh Mkhitaryan bids 'tearful' farewell to Manchester United
- January 21, 2018

I half announced today Sanchez against Mkhitaryan and we're not close to anything [else]", he said . "I expect it to happen". Runaway Premier League leaders City, now 12 points clear of United, play at home to Newcastle on Saturday, with Mourinho's men at Burnley . (more...)
Arsenal vs. Crystal Palace 2018 live stream Arsenal vs. Crystal Palace 2018 live stream
- January 21, 2018

The third arrived after yet another corner lacking defensive discipline enabled Monreal to freely latch onto the ball at the back post where his delivery across the face of goal was tapped in from close range by Koscielny. With two assists to his name as well as a goal, Monreal probably deserves the honour, but he only played for 34 minutes. "With the quality of players they have... (more...)
Oklahoma State upsets No 4 Oklahoma in Stillwater
- January 21, 2018

Florida 66, No. 18 Kentucky 64: Jalen Hudson came off the bench to score 17 points, and Chris Chiozza, Keith Stone and Kevarrius Hayers contributed clutch baskets down the stretch as the Gators (14-5, 6-1 SEC) rallied to upset the Wildcats (14-5, 4-3). (more...)
D'Angelo Russell expects to play against Heat D'Angelo Russell expects to play against Heat
- January 21, 2018

Miami led, 65-58, with just under nine minutes left in the third quarter and seemed poised to extend the lead. Dinwiddie had 15 points and LeVert and Joe Harris each scored 12. Spoelstra mentioned that pace, which is the fifth-fastest in the National Basketball Association, several times Friday. "Everything is not going to go your way, but we pride ourselves on our defense and it took us forever in that fourth quarter before we got a stop", Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra said. (more...)
NFL Playoff Bracket Projection: Eagles beat Jaguars to win first Super Bowl NFL Playoff Bracket Projection: Eagles beat Jaguars to win first Super Bowl
- January 21, 2018

Sunday in Philadelphia . The Eagles and Vikings have a combined six Super Bowl appearances between them but no championships in the Super Bowl era. Keenum had a breakout season for the Vikings after Sam Bradford was injured. Then Pittsburgh had to score a late touchdown and convert the extra point, even though the game would have already been decided. (more...)
Australian Open: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic into 4th round Australian Open: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic into 4th round
- January 21, 2018

I'm coming in this year very fit, very well equipped, knowing that five sets are not an issue. Meanwhile, Angelique Kerber continued her march towards a second Australian Open crown with a clinical third-round victory over five-time grand slam victor Maria Sharapova . (more...)
Iwobi shines as Arsenal crush Palace Iwobi shines as Arsenal crush Palace
- January 21, 2018

Arsenal are also discussing a move for another player, believed to be Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Palace failed to learn its lessons, however, as another Xhaka set-piece was met at the far post by Monreal, whose ball across was bundled home by Koscielny inside the six-yard box. (more...)