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by | January 12, 2018 | 16:05

And when the Buckeyes finished their upset of the No. 1 Spartans at Value City Arena, the Big Ten's longest-tenured coach couldn't help but reference the job done by Chris Holtmann's predecessor that helped put the first-year coach in position for a signature win.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:43

The Steelers will not practice Tuesday and will return to work Wednesday in their preparation for the Jaguars , who eked out an ugly 10-3 victory against the Buffalo Bills in an AFC wild-card game Sunday. The Steelers are heavy favorites for a reason. Looking ahead to the Steelers upcoming rematch against the Jacksonville Jaguars , I'm getting the feeling of déjà vu.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:31

The New Orleans Saints' offense took off after the team traded former Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to the Arizona Cardinals on October 10. In last week's win against Carolina, the Saints ran 22 times for 41 yards as the Panthers dared New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees to beat them.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:27

There is no more East versus West in the All-Star game. On this road trip, I've already missed four of his games. If you're a LeBron fan I would say it's a case of good news and bad news. New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis is fourth with 640,928 votes. The Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan (537,168) is still second among East guards, while Philadelphia's Ben Simmons (397,942) has edged ahead of the Indiana Pacers' Victor Oladipo (385,448) for third place.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:14

Hazard has made 18 Premier League appearances for Chelsea this season since returning to action in September from a broken ankle sustained on Belgium duty in June, registering six goals and two assists. With Cristiano Ronaldo struggling to maintain a consistently high level this season, making Hazard a viable target for Real Madrid . Asked whether he would sign a new deal at Chelsea, Hazard told the Daily Mirror: 'Yes.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:00

As things stand, however, he would not be available for the two Test matches in New Zealand. After surrendering the urn in a 4-0 series defeat, the tourists are hoping for a measure of revenge in the five-match series. "We are particularly impressed with the way he bats against spin and is equally adept against the seamers, " said Whitaker. As has been the case with the last three squad announcements all-rounder Ben Stokes appears with a caveat next to his name, as he waits to find out if ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:24

Mourinho had provoked the latter riposte by saying he no longer "acts like a clown" on the touchline which was seen as a barb at both Conte and Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp. Would Allgeri be a top-notch replacement? Allegri certainly has the CV to thrive at Chelsea . The 48-year-old Conte, who became an overnight hero after winning the Premier League title in his first season in England, is contracted with the Blues for one more year and has been repeatedly linked with a move back to ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:23

Tottenham Hotspur have made an enquiry for Paris Saint-Germain winger Lucas Moura , expressing their desire to sign him on loan. What started as a genuinely interesting story at the beginning of the week is beginning to lose credibility as the days go on - the IB times say that reports emanating from Brazil indicate that Lucas is not on his way to United at all.

by | January 12, 2018 | 12:13

La finestra per il trasferimento all'estero di Maurito potrebbe essere allungata fino all'8 agosto (al momento è valida dall'1 al 15 luglio), solo per l'estero. Dopo 54 anni di matrimonio e prossimo al compimento del settantanovesimo compleanno, il Trap e la sua sposa sono stati immortalati in un momento di tenerezza dal giornalista Bruno Longhi.

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:22

He did that tonight and I thought he was very good up until he twisted his ankle. Iwobi started in the Gunners' shock 4-2 loss at the City Ground on Sunday and Wenger has stated the player will be hit with a fine if these partying claims are proved true.

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:16

The Raptors improved to a 15-2 at home despite playing Thursday without starters Kyle Lowry and Serge Ibaka . Instead, they lose their second game in a row and sixth of their last eight. Jakob Poeltl tallied 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Raptors . Fred VanVleet led the team in scoring with 22 points off the bench (8-11 from the floor; 6-8 from three-point range).

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:12

The evening got even better for the forward a couple of minutes later, as Alba once again found space down the left and teed up Messi , who finished routinely. Barca eventually claimed a fifth on the night to compound the visitors' misery, Ousmane Dembele lifting a corner into the box for Ivan Rakitic to bury home with a free header into the top corner of the net from 10 yards out.

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:09

Maxwell himself conceded that he has not lived up to expectations in the 50-over format as of late as in his last 20 matches, he has only passed fifty in two of his 16 innings. I'd like to think I can go into it not putting too much pressure on myself but I probably will. "He's playing very well", said national selector Trevor Hohns.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:33

Yeldon of the Jacksonville Jaguars, running back Mark Ingram of the New Orleans Saints , guard Chance Warmack of the Philadelphia Eagles and running back Derrick Henry of the Tennessee Titans. The prediction here is similar to the Patriots: Pittsburgh has a 75-percent win probability against the Jags, who are in the playoffs for the first time in 10 years.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:31

It will be the 14th regular season game played outside North America, and Simmons has acknowledged the unique opportunity he has to play at such a rare location . Image copyright Getty Images Image caption 76ers centre Joel Embiid - the key to his team's chances of winning? "This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience".

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:19

Bell is making $12.1 million this season after the Steelers designated him with the franchise tag in the offseason. That number is expected to increase to around $14.5 million next season, according to Fowler. Bell is certainly one of the best running backs, and best players, in the NFL . "I'm not going out here getting the ball 400 times if I'm not getting what I feel I'm valued at".

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:20

He'll take over for Mike Shula, whom the Panthers fired following their wild-card-round loss to the Saints. Newton, 28, is coming off two of the worst seasons of his career in terms of passer rating, and had shoulder surgery last offseason to fix a partially-torn rotator cuff.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:42

Roethlisberger's stats after the first five games showed six touchdown passes, seven interceptions and a quarterback rating of 75.8 , as reported by Ed Bouchette at Post-Gazette.com . Good offenses dictate the action, forcing defenses to react. The Jaguars excel at takeaways; their 34 ranked only behind the. They picked off 21 passes and recovered 12 fumbles.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:34

It's likely UCF's plight influenced many voters to take a closer look at the Knights' accomplishments, which had been largely disregarded by the College Football Playoff Committee during the regular season. It was enough for UCF's athletic director, too: Danny White confirmed that the school was paying the team's assistant coaches bonuses for winning the title.

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:11

This came after Davis hounded the then-ESPN analyst for six years, meeting with him several times over that span. The NFL has yet to address the FPA's statement, but Raiders could be in hot water here. Ansley is no longer listed as a part of Alabama's coaching staff on the team's website. Davis said Tuesday at the news conference he spoke with Gruden on December 24, before the game between the Raiders and Eagles on ESPN.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:40

Defenceman Chris Lee and Stanley Cup-champion Chris Kelly are the oldest at 37. Ebbett last appeared in the National Hockey League during the 2014-2015 season. He is playing this season with Minsk Dynamo of the Kontinental Hockey League in Russian Federation. He's been playing in the KHL for the past two years.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:19

The Raiders are the "home" team for the game in Spurs' yet-to-be-completed 61,000 capacity home. The Eagles , Seahawks , and Titans are three of the six National Football League teams that have never played a game in the UK. The Jaguars will "host" the Eagles on either October 21 or 28. NFC powerhouses the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams both won shutouts (triumphing 20-0 and 33-0 respectively) against the Miami Dolphins and Arizona Cardinals.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:15

Under the hood sits a 4.0-litre turbocharged V8 breathing out a humble 650bhp of raw power at 6000rpm and 850Nm of twisting force between 2,250-4,500rpm channelled to all-four wheels via an eight-speed unit. Along comes a permanent four-wheel drive system with active torque vectoring and rear-wheel steering system. It has massive 440 mm front and 370 mm rear carbon ceramic brakes giving a great breaking system to the vehicle.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:34

Mayweather defeated McGregor via 10th-round TKO in a boxing match in Las Vegas in August. Earlier, McGregor shared an Instagram snap of him making his way into the Convention Centre in his luxurious Range Rover. There are some fresh talks about a followup fight but this time it could be an MMA fight which Conor McGregor is advocating for. The duo traded insults on Instagram, by posting pictures of the fight.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:32

Amir Khan, freed from the I'm A Celebrity jungle , announced his lonely road back to the prize-fighting ring on Wednesday in a shock multi-fight deal under Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Sports banner. With the two British brawlers now under the same stable it's now believed that the much-anticipated fight may finally happen this year. That'll mark Brook's first fight since Errol Spence Jr.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:29

According to FanRag Sports, Wood was using that camera to film his clients while they showered at his home. He then confronted Wood and immediately fired him, and Murray reports that other players had also been filmed. The MLBPA, which certifies agents, is investigating the allegations against Wood, and the union said (via the AP) it will give him the chance to respond.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:28

His scoring dropped off to 11.4 after two recent games when he totaled just 20 combined minutes. On New Year's Day, the 20-year-old tweeted, "Stay focus and let God's plan for me take its course". "We know Andrew's a fighter with a strong family and our thoughts, prayers and support are fully behind them", University of Texas Vice President and Director of Athletics Chris Del Conte said.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:27

He also previously served as Chicago's offensive line coach from 2005 to 2009. It looked like after John Fox was sacked that Vic Fangio would not return to the Bears, but after several other National Football League teams filled defensive coordinator spots, Fangio's options quickly dwindled.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:25

It was the only basket of the second half for Ellington, who finished with 15 points. But I did the best I could to not really punch him in the face, to not really throw a punch. The altercation began when both players were battling for position in the paint away from the ball. After the incident was reviewed by officials, both players were given double technical fouls and ejected.

by | January 11, 2018 | 06:09

The veteran outfielder is coming off one of the best years of his career, hitting a career-high 36 home runs between his time with the Mets and Cleveland Indians . While robust for relievers, the free agent market this winter has been shockingly slow for other players. The Mets now have five outfielders in Bruce, Conforto, Lagares, Yoenis Cespedes and Brandon Nimmo.

by | January 11, 2018 | 03:14

Not only did the Vikings play the Saints way back in their September 11 opener, New Orleans will have an entirely different running game in Sunday's 3:40 p.m. For the season, they averaged 129.4 yards per game on the ground, with Ingram and Kamara proving deadly out of the backfield. Lucky Saints fans are making plans to head to Minnesota for the playoff game against the Vikings.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:55

The game will be played January 28 in Tampa, Fla. Live television coverage of the League's midseason showcase includes the 2018 NHL All-Star Skills Competition, which will be broadcast live by NBCSN in the US on Saturday, January 27 at 7 p.m.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:32

The Argentine has scored 18 goals in 20 league appearances, but cover in that central forward position is in short supply, with fellow strikers Eder Martins, Yann Karamoh and Andrea Pinamonti only having a solitary goal to their collective name.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:20

The Warriors (33-8) will be without their starting backcourt as Stephen Curry (ankle) and Klay Thompson (rest) will sit out the game. This will be the 14th game the reigning Western Conference Player of the Week has missed this season.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:23

Crimson Tide wide receiver Calvin Ridley announced his intentions to enter the 2018 National Football League draft Wednesday afternoon. Ridley, who many believe is the top wide receiver prospect in this year's draft class, announced his decision with a statement on social media.