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by | February 07, 2018 | 18:24

Now, in early February, the No. 14 Buckeyes sit at 11-1 in conference play - just one game out of first place. After last week's physical victories over IN and IL, the Buckeyes set for a big game against No. PreviewOhio State Buckeyes head coach Chris Holtmann . "It's going to be a unique game in a lot of ways just because of what they force you into", Holtmann said.

by | February 07, 2018 | 18:06

The case is likely to be heard in South Korea on Wednesday. The IOC did not name the athletes, but Russian officials have said they include two gold-medal winners from the 2014 Sochi Olympics — cross-country skier Alexander Legkov and skeleton racer Alexander Tretiakov.

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:32

After trading away chances at Carson Wentz and Deshaun Watson in previous drafts, I think the Browns finally pull the trigger and pick up Darnold. He can spend a year under Eli Manning and new head coach Pat Shurmur, who worked wonders with Case Keenum this season.

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:29

The Olympics will be getting underway this Friday, and all eyes will be on South Korea (and not just for the impossible-seeming shared march between the North and South ). Asked about Tillerson's comments, Pence told journalists in Alaska that he had not requested a meeting with the North Koreans , but echoed the secretary of state in saying that "we'll see what happens".

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:50

There was debate as to whether Maxwell should have been out in the middle after a controversial decision went his way . Dawid Malan cracked 50 off 36 balls with five fours and two sixes but England fell away after reaching 94 for two in the 10th over.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:25

Every day and every press conference, you ask me if I'm anxious. Antonio Conte insists the future of Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois is a private matter for Chelsea , as speculation persists over the Belgian duo's commitment to the club.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:05

A CAS source told TASS that a hearing into cases of all 32 applicants will be held on Wednesday. Tokyo initially struggled with preparations after being awarded the Games in 2013, scrapping plans for an expensive new stadium, reducing a ballooning budget from more than $26 billion to $16.8 billion and dealing with a number of environmental issues.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:25

Philadelphia Eagels quarterback Nick Foles has had an fantastic couple of months leading up to the Super Bowl on Sunday. " Nick Foles is actually throwing the ball this game like he was doing in the last game". The most appaearances by any starting quarterback in National Football League history. And I know he was smiling and looking down on us, looking down on me and very happy and very proud obviously.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:20

They take joy in the other team's misfortune . The Chicago Bears, New York Jets, Cincinnati Bengals, Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns. Every team in the NFC West has better odds than the Cardinals. The New England Patriots opened as 5-1 favorites, to no one's surprise, and the newly crowned Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles and the Green Bay Packers are close behind at 9-1.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:07

He was named Man of the Match on his debut, against Yeovil Town in an FA Cup Fourth Round drubbing of the League Two side. "Against Huddersfield alone he was fouled seven times, the most for a single player in a Premier League game this season".

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:47

The Hammers are looking to establish consistency if they avoid relegation this season and they will reportedly offer former Everton and Manchester United manager Moyes a new two-year deal if he does manage to help them avoid the drop. An exclusive in yesterday's broadsheet suggested " David Moyes is unlikely to extend his stay at West Ham United past the end of the season ". That would make it much easier for West Ham to make a move in the summer as they would not have to pay a ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:13

Liverpool had agreed the deal with Fortaleza in January, with the player also showcasing his attributes at the Academy, but had to wait for the necessary paperwork before making an announcement. "Arroyo has departed for a temporary spell in Spain, where he will spend the remainder of this campaign and the whole of the next with Segunda B leaders Mallorca", it said.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:02

A 23-year low has been hit on the back of two crushing setbacks , with the reigning Premier League champions looking a shadow of the side which swept aside all before them in 2016-17. 'Sometimes, when I had the possibility, I tried to give a window of little work for the players that I chose to rest. Russian oligarch, billionaire and Vladimir Putin BFF Roman Abramovich bought the club in June of 2003, and his immediate big money investments in the club paid off right away.

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:58

The new Amaze boasts a significant redesign, and continues to be positioned in the sub four-metre entry-level sedan segment. While the auto looks all new from the outside, interior too gets a complete overhauling, as it now gets more features, including the new seven-inch Digipad touchscreen infotainment system.

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:49

With 8:46 left in the second quarter, Porzingis was fouled by Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo while attempting to dunk, and the Knicks' leading scorer came down on Antetokounmpo's foot as he landed. 6, 2018 on Madison Square Garden. This isn't good. The New York Knicks have actually looked somewhat decent this year, and this is certainly not going to help.

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:24

Former Athletic Bilbao coach Luis Fernandez doesn't expect Neymar to leave PSG for Real Madrid . No other person than the most expensive player in the world, Brazilian forward, Neymar Jnr . He makes the difference and when you see him play you don't detect what people say about him wanting to leave. Mario Balotelli has dropped out of the 10 highest paid players in Ligue 1 as he earns nearly seven times less than Neymar - here are the top earners in France! Both Real Madrid and ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:01

The foundations for Manchester City's successful season started last winter as they started showing signs of getting their act together in the winter and the effect trickled into this season and they've been heads and shoulders above every other team.

by | February 07, 2018 | 12:47

Portland closed to within 79-67 after three periods. He is averaging 15 points, a league-leading 15.3 rebounds and a career-high 3.8 assists per game this season. Pistons haven't lost with Blake Griffin , won four in a row after a victory over Trail Blazers. After 12 minutes, the Pistons led 22-20. In the last five games between the teams, Lillard has scored at a clip of 26.8 per game while hitting 50 percent of his shots.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:43

Fleury's final season with the Penguins was one of his worst as a professional, but his turnaround in Vegas has been one of the true feel-good stories of the 2017-18 National Hockey League season. The next four were scored by players - Ian Cole , Jake Guentzel , Malkin and Kessel - Fleury knows well. "Sometimes I caught myself thinking a little too much about their tendencies".

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:26

Tsvangirai's health deteriorated rapidly on Monday, family sources told Zimbabwe's Bulawayo24 news website on Tuesday. Local and worldwide media were reporting that the MDC-Alliance leader is critically ill in a South African hospital, with some urging the world to brace for "brace for the worst".

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:07

Wentz said he just wanted to celebrate with the Super Bowl MVP and the rest of his teammates, which he did. We have those conversations in the locker room, just like everyone else does in the workplace. "The (right) end was a little wider than I thought, so I was like, 'I really need to sell like I'm not doing anything.' And it worked", Foles said.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:04

Jenkins, a 30-year-old safety, was then asked whether he had a message for President Donald Trump . Many players in the NFL have been critical of President Donald Trump's comments on race relations and athletes taking a knee during the national anthem.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:00

The Pioneer Press talked to six Super Bowl-winning coaches about Belichick's place in history as he seeks to hoist another Vince Lombardi Trophy. Some people believe former New England running back LeGarrette Blount and defensive end Chris Long, who both won a Super Bowl with the Pats last season, will be motivated to produce against the Pats.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:35

This goalscoring rate out performs Lewandowski's during his time at Dortmund, where he scored in approximately fifty-five percent of games that he played in. Everton were all at sea in a first half in which they conceded four goals in the first 37 minutes - and manager Sam Allardyce described his team's performance as "pathetic".

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:31

I'm sure Jamie could lose a little bit of weight but I think Virgil is a big and tall player. "Maybe they can boo the whole game". There is nothing I can do about that. "I've definitely felt contact and I've gone down". In the wake of the 2-2 draw with Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday there's been accusations and denials, but there's also been some real honesty coming from the Liverpool defense with Reds defender Virgil van Dijk admitting that he's still adapting to life at Anfield and ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:06

The record for the most-watched Super Bowl was in 2015, when 114.4 million tuned in to watch the Patriots play the Seattle Seahawks. New England Patriots' tight end and former Amherst resident Rob Gronkowski has had a lousy couple of days.

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:55

After a number of New England Patriots skipped the annual Super Bowl Championship visit to the White House a year ago, President Trump revoked an invitation to the NBA Champion Golden State Warriors after a number of their players discussed their intentions to turn down the invitation.

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:31

Victory saw Arsenal provisionally close the gap on the top four to five points, with third-placed Liverpool taking on fifth-placed Tottenham Hotspur this morning (Singapore time ). The attacker netted a goal in a brilliant 5-1 showing by the Gunners at home, though his goal looked offside, despite which the fans would be happy with the way that he finished it off in style.

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:16

Porzingis landed awkwardly, causing his left knee to buckle. Losing him for any amount of time would leave a significant void for head coach Jeff Hornacek to fill. With Porzingis out for the season, small forward Tim Hardaway Jr. Porzingis had scored 10 points before he was hurt. The crowd barely had the energy to boo, still shell-shocked by the injury to Porzingis.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:54

Responding to Bach's criticism, CAS president John Coates said all athletes " are entitled to have confidence in judicial processes at all levels, more particular before CAS ". The CAS is not expected to produce that reasoned decision until the end of the month. Bach insisted invitations to the Russians in question were not inevitable despite the "disappointing and surprising" CAS rulings.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:37

Asked if he would have trouble sleeping after this latest disaster, Conte replied: "I go to sleep without a problem". In contrast with his first season in London , when Chelsea cruised to the title, they are 19 points adrift of runaway leaders Manchester City and are one point away from dropping out of the top four Champions League qualifying spots.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:32

According to Sport Bild (via Owen Fulda in the Daily Star ), the two clubs have been tracking the 24-year-old since he appeared for Germany at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup last summer. Liverpool have already signed someone from Hoffenheim, a certain Roberto Firmino. Even though Kerem Demirbay has come back to earth this season following an unreal debut season with Hoffenheim, he's still one of the most intriguing players in the league.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:28

But today our performance was very poor. I'd like to see him throw a few of the younger guys in and give them the opportunity, like when [Ethan] Ampadu has come in. As such, players were given two days' rest, with training cancelled as Conte takes time to work out how to turn things around. Speaking after the Watford loss, Conte reiterated that he is not concerned by the possibility of losing his job.

by | February 07, 2018 | 07:39

Here is part of what Johnson said when asked if he saw any similarities to Antetokoumpo's game and his own. That's where we [have the] same thing. Johnson was discussing the skills of Milwaukee star Giannis Antetokounmpo and said the Greek native would put the Bucks "on the map" and bring them an National Basketball Association title.

by | February 07, 2018 | 05:30

No. 15 Tennessee (17-5, 7-3) jumped three spots in the new Associated Press Top 25 poll after a 94-61 thrashing of Ole Miss on Saturday. The Vols have an opportunity to sweep the season series against Kentucky for the first time since the 1999 season.