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by | February 25, 2018 | 12:07

Team USA defeated Sweden, the world No. 1 team, 10-7, in Saturday's gold medal match at Gangneung Curling Centre. "But then days like this happen". John Shuster delivers a stone while John Landsteiner and Matt Hamilton look on during the men's curling gold-medal game against Sweden at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 24, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea.

by | February 25, 2018 | 10:59

South Korean women have never finished better than fourth at a world championship. The delegation arrived at a hotel in Seoul before noon. "We had a chance to beat Sweden in the final today, but as we all know, Sweden is a great curling team", she said .

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:50

That final match was a 5-5 tie entering the eighth end (much like a baseball inning) with Team USA having the final shot and a chance at the equivalent of a grand slam home run. "We knew we were going to lose", Swedish skip Niklas Edin said. "During the entire end, we could kind of feel it building", Shuster said. We'll keep you updated on where the medal count winds up.

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:13

Just another fun twist in the story of these lovable guys who, six days ago, were fighting for their Olympic lives and facing elimination, then turned it around and won five straight must-win matches to take home gold. "Who'd have thought it though - gold for the US, silver for Sweden, bronze for Switzerland - and Canada miss out". That's when Shuster came up with his magical throw, the biggest the United States had ever seen - and it happened to come when they needed it most.

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:56

Niasse who has started the last three games for Everton will be looking to continue with the good form when they travel to Vicarage Road to take on Watford on Saturday. Midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah , though, remains sidelined after suffering a fractured kneecap against Manchester City during September. Meanwhile, Everton has lost just two of their last 24 matches against Watford in all competitions.

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:58

On the opposite end of the spectrum is his opponent, Josh Emmett . Referee Dan Miragliotta did not address the apparent foul, as Stephens charged forward with ruthless elbows, one of which knocked Emmett unconscious. It sets up Stephens as one of the top featherweights in the world and possibly gives him a title shot. Stephens was looking to extend his UFC win streak to three straight.

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:47

Bortles has been in Jacksonville since 2014, and he had a five-year rookie contract through 2018. The Jaguars, who announced contract extensions through 2021 for vice president of football operations Tom Coughlin, GM David Caldwell and head coach Doug Marrone on Friday, will likely receive some "18 cap flexibility with Bortles" extension without shackling themselves to the talented but inconsistent passer who turns 26 draft weekend.

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:48

But the hosts were back on level terms just two minutes later through Suarez and, after Lionel Messi had netted twice, the Uruguayan scored his second in the 44th minute to give the Blaugrana a 4-1 half-time lead. The fifth goal eventually arrived on 65 minutes and was worth the wait. The Catalan giants eased off slightly in the second half, but Coutinho got off the mark in the league in style as he cut inside and curled a long-range strike into the far corner.

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:16

North Korea intelligence chief Gen Kim, who is the former head of Pyongyang's spy agency the Reconnaissance General Bureau, will be among the eight-member delegation which will stay in South Korea for three days, and is expected to meet Mr Moon.

by | February 25, 2018 | 04:57

Duke will have its top scorer back in the lineup for Saturday's game against Syracuse , as Marvin Bagley III will be available to play, the school announced. Duke came into the game forcing 12.1 turnovers per game and allowing 70.8 points per game, but the Orange ended on the wrong side of both numbers, totaling a staggering 17 turnovers and a season-low 44 points.

by | February 25, 2018 | 04:15

Although South Africa got close to chasing down India's 7-172, they were unable to recover fully after a slow start. Cricket fans of India and South Africa can watch this 3rd T20 India vs South Africa today on Television (TV) channels and also on online.

by | February 25, 2018 | 03:36

But it is worth asking what difference last season's FA Cup - or any of those last three FA Cups since 2014 - made to Arsenal bar strengthening Wenger's will to stay in the job. There's more responsibility on his shoulders now that Alexis Sanchez is gone, but don't expect him to change the way he plays. Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-1 earlier this season, in a match which they were leading at half-time.

by | February 25, 2018 | 03:02

One of her skaters is 15-year-old Michael Poland. You've already done your triple Axel. In the moments after her medal-winning skate, Osmond thought of the gruesome broken leg that nearly drove her out of the sport, and she was so thankful that it happened.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:12

Sports late Friday night about Christian Dawkins, a former employee of agent Andy Miller and his firm, ASM Sports. Michigan State's Miles Bridges , left, drives against Maryland. Dawkins, the son of Lou Dawkins, coached his star and former MSU great Draymond Green at Saginaw High School to two state titles. - A report from Yahoo! Michigan State coach Tom Izzo says there's no reason to believe anyone affiliated with the Spartans' basketball team did anything wrong.

by | February 25, 2018 | 01:28

Sports report as allegedly having had a meal or a meeting with Christian Dawkins , an ASM sports agent and one of 10 people arrested in September as part of the FBI's investigation into bribes used to steer high school basketball players to certain schools.

by | February 25, 2018 | 01:24

Shareef O'Neal, the highly-touted son of basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal, announced Saturday that he no longer plans on spending his college career with the Wildcats. In the hours that have followed, Miller reportedly chose to step down as Arizona's head coach - just for tonight's game against OR, though. Both O'Neal and Williams signed nonbinding scholarship papers with Arizona in November because of the uncertainty in the program.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:41

He's managed to net 12 goals in the Premier League this season with recent strikes coming against Huddersfield and Stoke, while he's notched at the Terriers as well as against lower league sides Yeovil and Derby in the FA Cup. Lukaku has netted 21 goals in all competitions this season but has struggled in games against big sides. And Scholes, the former United and England midfielder, believes Mourinho should be targeting a new centre-forward when the summer transfer window opens.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:27

In their first game this season, Madrid defeated Alaves 2-1, with Dani Ceballos scoring both goals. After there is this gesture of Cristiano for Karim. Alaves have also turned a corner after an abysmal start to the season saw them lose nine of their first 10 games, with new coach Abelardo Fernandez leading the Basque side to four wins from their last six to move 10 points clear of the relegation zone.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:14

With 24 medals already in the bag in PyeongChang , seven of them gold, losing a prime opportunity for a gold does not sit well. It was a great game, and both teams put forward a gold-medal effort and demonstrated what incredible competition the women's game is on an global scale.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:01

I think it is up to the player to make the manager trust him, it is as simple as that. As Tuttosport put it, this isn't that unusual, but it shows how important the "human" factor is at the Serie A club, which is an important factor for players when they're young.

by | February 24, 2018 | 23:01

Thus, any efforts that net three points for either Bournemouth or Newcastle will be huge to create some breathing room from the clubs trying to stave off a relegation battle. "We have a lot of work to do and I am under no illusions that we still have to deliver". "Maybe because we missed a clear chance and then straight away conceded a goal, it gave us a lack of confidence in this minute and then in the end we had a bit of bad luck".

by | February 24, 2018 | 22:07

Farrell kept the visitors in touch with two penalties, but their attack was lethargic and in defence they simply could not contain Scotland with Russell and Jones combining to create the field position for Maitland to dive over in the corner.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:38

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday (Feb 23) he is "absolutely not happy" with their season so far despite his team's rich vein of recent form. "The fact we want to keep the players together is not a secret". "It was a long time and I am really proud of how he dealt with it", he told reporters ahead of Saturday's home match against West Ham United.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:27

Lindsey dedicated the run to her late grandfather , Don Kildow. Gisin turned in a almost flawless performance as she finished in a combined time of 2 minutes, 20.90 seconds to eclipse the silver-medalist Shiffrin by 0.97 seconds. With it came a months-long crescendo of hype that cast Shiffrin as the Michael Phelps of the piste , feeding into the unspoken addendum to the Olympic motto in America: Citius, Altius, Fortius, Plus.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:28

A Canadian athlete won a gold medal in the big air snowboarding event on Day 15 of the 2018 Winter Olympics , while news of another Canadian athlete was arrested for allegedly stealing a vehicle. The 20-year-old found a measure of redemption in Big Air. Kyle Mack styled his way to a silver medal. "I always thought it was such a sick trick and such a insane grab", Mack said.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:56

Salah needs one more goal with his left foot in the Premier League this season, to match a record set by Robbie Fowler way back in 1994/1995 when he scored 20 in the league with his left peg. "So he [Klopp] helped me to improve myself and to do what I am doing now, so I am happy about that. I always like to put myself under pressure to improve more", said the 2017 CAF Player of the Year.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:50

In the interim, Smith was a part of the Rising Pune Supergiant, leading them to the final of the 2017 edition where they eventually lost to Mumbai Indians . In what was a successful season for him, Smith had amassed 472 runs in 15 matches in the last IPL season. Smith, on his part, said he is looking forward to work with his legendary countryman Shane Warne.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:42

They had been arrested in the early hours of the day for allegedly stealing a Hummer vehicle that had been left idling and driving it to the athletes' village. Duncan could not be reached for comment by The Canadian Press . Duncan, of London, Ont., competed in the ski cross competition on Wednesday, where he finished eighth overall.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:35

A fine shot by Japan skip Satsuki Fujisawa piled the pressure on Muirhead in the ninth, but the 27-year-old missed her attempted takeout. Team GB found themselves 2-0 down after two ends, but rallied and a great shot by Muirhead levelled the score at 3-3 in the fifth.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:32

Although details of the party chairman's meeting with the President on Friday were sketchy as of the time of filing this report, it was gathered that the President prevailed on the National Chairman to cooperate with the former Lagos State governor.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:09

However, it clearly remains to be seen whether Arsene Wenger will feel the need to further bolster his attacking options after the signings of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January. Injured trio Toni Kroos, Luka Modric and Marcelo will definitely miss out and Zidane was keen to smooth out differences with midfielder Dani Ceballos, who was visibly irritated at being sent on in the final minute at Leganes .

by | February 24, 2018 | 16:53

Maybe last season we won the title, or did I forget something? The Danish defender came in for criticism for playing a loose pass across the Chelsea FC box as the visitors capitalised and Lionel Messi drilled home an equaliser in the second half after Willian's opener.

by | February 24, 2018 | 14:55

Jack has always admitted that he just wants to play for the Gunners, but he has also stated many times that he wants to be playing every week as well. Speaking ahead of Ostersund at the Emirates this evening Wenger said: " That decision doesn't depend only on me ". " I want him to sign very quickly ".

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:34

With Saturday's win, Ledecka joins Norwegians Thorleif Haug and Johan Groettumsbraten as the only athletes to do a multi-sport double at the Winter Games. "I have worked so hard to be here, on the podium", the 30-year-old said. The Czech is only the fifth person to win gold in two different events at the Winter Olympics and is the first athlete to win golds in two unrelated disciplines.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:30

Ex-Chelsea player Salah made three substitute appearances totalling 30 minutes when the Blues won the league in 2014-15, ending the season on loan in Italy at Fiorentina. "So he [Klopp] helped me to improve myself and to do what I am doing now, so I am happy about that". I am happy about everything right now. "If it means my records getting beat or anyone's records getting beat then I'm all for that because I want Liverpool to win things".