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Pence says talks with North Korea a possibility while maintaining 'maximum pressure' Pence says talks with North Korea a possibility while maintaining 'maximum pressure'
- February 12, 2018

Mr Moon said in response the two countries should create the environment for that to be able to happen. She also extended an invitation to President Moon to visit her brother in Pyongyang , which potentially sets up the first meeting of Korean leaders since 2007. (more...)
Alan Pardew 'feels sorry' for Chelsea manager Antonio Conte Alan Pardew 'feels sorry' for Chelsea manager Antonio Conte
- February 12, 2018

However, we are in real danger of finishing the season without any silverware, and if the poor results continue, we could even miss out on Champions League qualification. "And also last season we started behind, and for this reason I think there is too much speculation around this club, around me, and around this team". (more...)
Snowboarder Kelly Clark still going strong in fifth Olympics Snowboarder Kelly Clark still going strong in fifth Olympics
- February 12, 2018

Chloe Kim was ready for the Olympics in 2014, but by rule, they were not ready for her. "I'm always more nervous in qualies", Kim said. "So I just broke it off", Kim told Sports Illustrated . 1 ranking on the World Snowboard Tour in women's halfpipe. Now four others have, including their American teammates Arielle Gold and Maddie Mastro . (more...)
LeBron James Says LeBron James Says "No Shade" Over Cleveland Cavaliers Trading Everybody
- February 12, 2018

LeBron James recorded his second straight triple-double and Kyle Korver torched his former team as the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 123-107 Friday at Philips Arena in Atlanta. James had 22 points, 17 assists and 12 rebounds. "More so it's going to be a walk-through, just trying to teach the new guys the plays and what we're trying to do defensively", he said. (more...)
Wenger: Spurs loss a giant blow to Arsenal's top-four hopes Wenger: Spurs loss a giant blow to Arsenal's top-four hopes
- February 12, 2018

Spurs , therefore, have a clean bill of health ahead of the game against the Gunners , but it remains to be seen if new signing Lucas Moura will be integrated into the side, having been ineligible to play against Newport. "For me, it has been one of the best periods since I've been at Tottenham ". "I watched it again, it's a regular goal ". Spurs on the other hand were looking to revenge their 2-0 loss in the reverse fixture in November that saw Alexis Sanchez net the second goal . (more...)
George leads short-handed Thunder over Memphis George leads short-handed Thunder over Memphis
- February 12, 2018

The Lakers were also short-handed, after a trade with Cleveland sent Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance, Jr.to the Cavaliers, that will eventually bring Isaiah Thomas and Channing Frye, plus the Cavs first round pick in 2018 to the Lakers. "We just didn't make enough shots at the end of the day to make it competitive". Patrick Patterson , who replaced Anthony, was scoreless in 26 minutes. (more...)
Cavs demolish Celtics 121-99 as LeBron sits 4th quarter Cavs demolish Celtics 121-99 as LeBron sits 4th quarter
- February 12, 2018

The jabs are both amusing and point out how obsessed the League has become with Lebron James and his potential landing spots and the drama in the Cavs locker room. LeBron James has been doing his bit to try and get used to his new teammates as quickly as possible in order to get the team back on track this season as, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN , the Cavaliers star will have a few games with his new team on National Basketball Association 2k18 beforehand. (more...)
Updates from derby clash at Villa Park Updates from derby clash at Villa Park
- February 12, 2018

Villa went on to seal the win nine minutes from time when Conor Hourihane pounced on a poor clearance to slam a ferocious strike up over Stockdale and into the net from 20 yards. In a helter-skelter type of encounter it was very much a case of Birmingham defending grimly in the face of increasing odds. It was in midfield that the home side's superiority was most marked, with Albert Adomah and Robert Snodgrass providing width, assisted by willingly overlapping full-backs, and Jack ... (more...)
What Is That Mark on US Figure Skater Mirai Nagasu's Thigh? What Is That Mark on US Figure Skater Mirai Nagasu's Thigh?
- February 12, 2018

Midori Ito and Mao Asada, both from Japan, are the only other women to land the jump at the Olympics, according to Yahoo News . The axel is considered so hard because it is the only jump in which the skater takes to the air while facing forward. (more...)
Socceroos star Mooy stretchered off in Huddersfield win Socceroos star Mooy stretchered off in Huddersfield win
- February 12, 2018

This time Mounie was the scorer, rising above Bournemouth's defenders to head in Mooy's inswinging free-kick after Lewis Cook had brought down Jonathan Hogg. "We should look as hungry, if not hungrier than them - that's no excuse for us". "We needed a few minutes at the start where Bournemouth were strong but after that we played superb football". (more...)
Couldn't have won by stopping runs: Dhawan Couldn't have won by stopping runs: Dhawan
- February 12, 2018

The strikes, in the form of Heinrich Klaasen and David Miller , frightened the daylights out of the Indian team, more so Virat Kohli , who would be wondering not what went wrong, but how so many things could go wrong in one day. Miller was given two lives - a dropped catch in the deep and then was bowled off a no ball off Yuzvendra Chahal . Kohli stuck to Chahal for the next over, and the first three balls promptly disappeared for 14 runs. (more...)
Olympics: Snowboarding - Women's slopestyle final delayed Olympics: Snowboarding - Women's slopestyle final delayed
- February 12, 2018

Enni Rukajarvi of Finland took bronze. Jamie Anderson , Hailey Langland, Jessika Jenson and Julia Marino will all be competing for Team USA in the strongest contingent that any country will send. Winds affected the men's final and after delaying the women's qualifying competition for 40 minutes, organizers chose to cancel that portion of the competition altogether and send each competitor to the final rather than postpone or condense the qualification round. (more...)
Arsene Wenger 'friendlier' than Jose Mourinho — Mkhitaryan Arsene Wenger 'friendlier' than Jose Mourinho — Mkhitaryan
- February 12, 2018

Luckily for some United fans, the club got rid of Mkhitaryan. Dredging up those comments will only further boost Aubameyang's standing with the Arsenal fanbase who have taken to him immediately following his debut goal and if he adds to his already excellent record against Spurs with a victor at Wembley, his popularity will soar even higher. (more...)
Zinedine Zidane dismisses talk of Real Madrid selling Isco this summer Zinedine Zidane dismisses talk of Real Madrid selling Isco this summer
- February 12, 2018

Perhaps the guarantee of being able to play on a weekly basis at Stamford Bridge could appeal to Isco , who has spent large periods of his time in Madrid among the substitutes. "Nevertheless, Zidane's men ran riot on Saturday, beating Real Sociedad 5-2 as Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick, and Thiago Silva is wary of the threat posed by the Spanish giants". (more...)
Paul Pierce's dejected look from Celtics blowout became an incredible meme Paul Pierce's dejected look from Celtics blowout became an incredible meme
- February 12, 2018

The Boston Celtics are allowing 33.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.3 rebounds per game. After Pierce hoisted his banner to the rafters, fans chanted "Thank you Paul Pierce". Larry Nance Jr . didn't do too bad with five points and four rebounds in 21 minutes. Raptors 123, Hornets 103: DeMar DeRozan had 25 points and eight assists, C.J. (more...)
Chan first in team free skate, bolsters Canada's lead Chan first in team free skate, bolsters Canada's lead
- February 12, 2018

European champion Alina Zagitova, an Olympic Athlete from Russian Federation who is skating at her first Olympics, turned in a sizzling performance to composer Leon Minkus's "Dox Quixote". "To nail it the way I did - and even out of the corner of my eye, I could see my team mates standing in excitement". Gabrielle Daleman of Newmarket, Ont., clinched the top spot in the team figure skating competition after finishing third in the women's free skate on Monday, before teammates Tessa Virtue ... (more...)
Olympic Skater Yura Min Recovers From a Wardrobe Malfunction Olympic Skater Yura Min Recovers From a Wardrobe Malfunction
- February 12, 2018

However, Min handled it with grace, knowing stopping to fix it would only cost her and her partner, Alexander Gamelin . "I was like, 'Oh no!' " she said . In a post on Twitter, Min got candid with fans and followers, even joking that she promises to "sew myself in for the individual event". She added: "This is my first Olympics, our first program and if my top were to come down, that would have been a disaster". (more...)
Pebble Beach Pro-Am: Ted Potter Jr wins second PGA Tour title Pebble Beach Pro-Am: Ted Potter Jr wins second PGA Tour title
- February 12, 2018

The victory was a remarkable comeback by Potter, who incurred a fractured right ankle in a "freak accident" in 2014 when he slipped on a path. Potter chipped in for birdie on No. Johnson's hopes faded with a missed par-save from seven feet at the 15th, as Potter produced a string of impressive pars along a blemish-free back nine before closing victory with a two-putt par. (more...)
Pyongyang invites Moon for possible summit talks Pyongyang invites Moon for possible summit talks
- February 12, 2018

Despite Pence's remarks, the current administrations in Washington and Seoul have at times adopted contrasting tones when it comes to North Korea. Their final appearance in South Korea was joining Moon at a Seoul concert of a visiting North Korean art troupe, led by the head of the immensely popular Moranbong band, whose young female members are hand-picked by Kim Jong-un. (more...)
49ers' Reuben Foster arrested for suspected domestic violence 49ers' Reuben Foster arrested for suspected domestic violence
- February 12, 2018

This is Foster's second arrest in a month. "The San Francisco 49ers organization is aware of the report regarding Reuben Foster", the team said in a statement . Obviously, this isn't a good look for him at all. Foster, however, has dealt with a number of off-the-field issues. We'll update you on the latest with Foster's situation. (more...)